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“Idyllic”

Review of Villa El Cid

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26 reviews
Pool with a view
Pool view
Marble en- suite bathroom
Double en suite bedroom ground floor
Family interconnecting  bedroom
One of ten luxury bedrooms
Pool Room
Conservatory Dining and Bar
Conservatory Dining
Terrace overview Los Flamingos
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10 Bedrooms, 11 Bathrooms, Sleeps 20
Marbella, Costa del Sol, Province of Malaga, Andalucia

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cork
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“Idyllic”
Reviewed 12 July 2015 for a stay in June 2015

This comes under a review I wrote for El Cano, as we rented both at the same time. I could go on forever trying to explain how wonderful El Cid and El Cano are but the truth is the experience is so out of this world, that my recommendation is anyone either doing a corporate event, a wedding, professional sports people looking for a 'boot camp', or a large reunion should look nowhere else.
Again the wonderful people working here enhanced the whole experience. Professional and at the same time extremely friendly. Andrea the fantastic lady in charge just seems to make everything look effortless, could not praise this lady highly enough. A stay here will never be forgotten

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Liked best: Everything, impossible to pick out just one.
Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: Large Group
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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“Faultless”
Reviewed 23 June 2015 for a stay in June 2015
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we stayed at Villa El Cid whilst attending a wedding at the neighbouring villa, Villa El Cano. a party of 20 stayed for one week and this truly was an amazing property for anyone who is looking for 6 star luxury. the villa has every facility you would want. the staff, Daniela and Andreea, that looked after the villa and all guests requirements were highly professional and went the extra mile to make sure our stay was of the highest standard possible. they were the icing on the cake.

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Bergen, Norway
Reviewed 14 April 2015 for a stay in March 2015

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Liked best: So much water
Liked least: Ants, difficult to walk to supermarket
Travelling group: Large Group
Your age range 18-24
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“Could not have been more ideal. Perfect villa in every way”
Reviewed 22 May 2014 for a stay in May 2014
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I don't even know where to start, El Cid was fantastic in every way. I went out with 10 friends mid May, and everyone had an amazing time - largely due to the fact the Villa caters for fun. Everything has been thought of, from an industrial ice machine, professional catering BBQ, amazing pools and Jacuzzis, superb spacious rooms and a great location.

We stayed for 3 days, and ventured into town on two of them, only a 10 minute taxi. But during the day, the Villa offered everything we needed. Ideal for a group of friends who don't want to disturb other hotel guests, or pay over the top to drink at a bar/hotel during the day. Why go out when the villa has everything?

Best weekend ever - I'd love to go again. The staff were superb, they never got in the way yet were on hand with any requests we might have.

Couldn't recommend this place enough.

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Liked best: Pool and bbq
Travelling group: Large Group
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Bern, Switzerland
Reviewed 25 March 2014 for a stay in March 2014
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