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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Went for a week with my other half, all inclusive. Food is pretty decent, a bit for everyone, im a picky eater but there was a decent amount of choice for myself, drinks are also pretty decent for an all inclusive, spirits available at the bar, along with as much hot drinks, wine, fizzy pop and lager as you can...

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c0ntinental, Director de Relaciones Públicas at IFA Continental Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Calum, We never fail to feel happy when we read how you enjoyed your stay with. We would like to thank you very much for having gone to the trouble of writing down and sharing your experience with other users. We would like to inform you that the heated pool is the medium one. If you wish to visit...

Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Went for three weeks over Christmas and New Year. Food was excellent, Gala meals Chtistmas and New Year were exceptional with a massive choice of food. Hotel decorated for festive season was most impressive, with a firework display at New Year. Entertainment team were very good, and their shows were very good (I don't know what the person who wrote...

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c0ntinental, Director de Relaciones Públicas at IFA Continental Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Melvyn, It has been a pleasure, as always, to have had you staying at the hotel. We are pleased that you continue to count on us and that you have enjoyed your stay again. We hope that this link between us continues in the future and that we can enjoy your company again soon. Kind regards, Public Relations Hotel...

Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel kept spotlessly clean....good choice of food at each meal.Good location....2 mins walk to the beach but then lots of steps to negotiate....not too bad going down but a killer coming back up. Taxis very cheap and taxi rank situated in the bus station opposite the hotel. Buses also cheap and people at bus station very helpful . Lovely place...

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c0ntinental, Director de Relaciones Públicas at IFA Continental Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Julie, We would like to thank you for choosing Gran Canaria and our hotel for your recent holidays and we for posting your opinion about your stay on Tripadvisor. We appreciate your detailed recapitulation and would like to thank you very much for letting us know the aspects of your stay, all which helps us to improve our services...

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked through Jet 2 for two weeks over Christmas and New Year, on a Half Board basis with a Sea View room. On the positive side, the hotel itself is centrally located, with just a short walk to shops, bus station, bars/restaurants and beach ( however there are lots of steps to descend to get on to the lower...

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c0ntinental, Director de Relaciones Públicas at IFA Continental Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Client, Thank you so much for taking your time on sharing your impressions about your stay at the IFA Continental Hotel. We take note about your suggestions in order to improve our day to day services. Regarding the extra costs and the not air conditioning/heating in the hotel, we should inform you that this information is provided by the...

manchester
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First the good. The hotel was immaculate clean. The location is good for the beach, bus station, shops, restaurants and bars. The pool area is nice and the food is good. If you can't find anything you like then you are very fussy. The New Year's Eve buffet was excellent. The not so good - the hotel is dated, circa...

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c0ntinental, Director de Relaciones Públicas at IFA Continental Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Veronica, We would like to thank you for choosing Gran Canaria and our hotel for your recent holidays and we for posting your opinion about your stay on Tripadvisor. We appreciate your detailed recapitulation and would like to thank you very much for letting us know the aspects of your stay, all which helps us to improve our services...

Linkoping, Sweden
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the hotel for two weeks. The hotel is in ok condition, even though you can see that it was quite a few years since it was built. Our room was a bit on the small size, but ok, and just as the rest of the hotel in ok condition. I would have loved a small fridge were...

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c0ntinental, Director de Relaciones Públicas at IFA Continental Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jan, At Lopesan Hotel Group we know that the holidays are some of the most important times of the year and that is why it brightens our day to read opinions as positive as yours. Thank you for having gone to the trouble of sharing your experience with us and with other users. We would like to inform you,...

Cheshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have recently returned from an all inclusive Christmas family holiday at the IFA Continental in Playa Del Ingles. There were six of us of various ages and we had the most fabulous time. The hotel was decorated lovely for Christmas and we had a warm welcome from the staff on arrival. All the staff were very friendly and courteous...

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c0ntinental, Director de Relaciones Públicas at IFA Continental Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Carole, Thank you for the time it took to comment and rate your Christmas experience with us. :) We will pass your comments to our staff, specially to our animation team. :) We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope to see you again the next time you visit the island. With kind regards,...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the continental on the 12th of December for 10 nights all inclusive. We had 2 rooms...343 and 344. Rooms were spacious with twin beds, tv with a couple of english channels including a movie channel. Rooms were very clean, cleaners came in everyday and were all so lovely :). Food was of a very good standard with...

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c0ntinental, Director de Relaciones Públicas at IFA Continental Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Trudy, It´s very gratifying to read reviews as yours.... :) Thank you very much, for your time and for share with other readers. We will certainly pass along your comments to our team, especially to Barbie, to ensure they receive all the recognition they deserve. It´s amazing to read that you will return....we will wait for you. Thanks and...

Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Writing on behalf of my grandparents. They stayed here in June 2016 for two weeks and could not fault the hotel, they've just booked for another two weeks in June again. They've been reading the other reviews and didn't want people to be put off by them. The food was delicious with a wide variety of choice, helpful staff were...

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c0ntinental, Director de Relaciones Públicas at IFA Continental Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jasmine, Thanks for your time in writing your review, in name of your grandparents. :) We never fail to feel happy when we read how they enjoyed your stay with. We would like to thank you very much for having gone to the trouble of writing down and sharing their experience with other users. We hope to welcoming them...

Vorarlberg, Austria
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our Review - we wrote to the Management. Waste Management: Why don't you offer Olive-Oil in open cans or bottles (like vinegar for example)? You produce a lot of waste with you tiny plastic olive-oil samples. I couldn't understand that. WIFI-should be free! and better - the Speed was very-very slow. Congratulations to the kitchen - very good...

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c0ntinental, Director de Relaciones Públicas at IFA Continental Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Travel John, Firstly we would like to thank you for the comments you made. We will certainly pass on your comments and we are sure they will be received with great excitement. Also we must say that we loved hearing that you enjoyed staying in the hotel, our daily effort pays off with comments like yours. We would like...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The IFA Continental Hotel is situated very near to the centre of Playa del Ingles, a few minutes walk from Playa del Ingles beach, the promenade and numerous leisure and shopping centres. The magnificent Playa del Ingles, with its famous sand dunes and its 6 kilometers in length, offers a perfect setting to have long and pleasant walks next to the sea, besides being located next to one of the most enjoyable and entertaining tourist zones of Gran Canaria. ... more   less 

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Address: Avenida de Italia 2, 35100 Playa del Ingles, Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Spain
Region: Spain > Canary Islands > Gran Canaria > Maspalomas > Playa del Ingles
Price Range: $110 - $223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — IFA Continental Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 383
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Also Known As:
Ifa Hotel Playa Del Ingles
IFA Continental Hotel Playa Del Ingles, Gran Canaria
Hotel Style:
#23 Family Hotel in Playa del Ingles
#24 Romantic Hotel in Playa del Ingles
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“Ask for a high floor”
 of 5 bubbles 571melvynr, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Depending on time of year, floors 2, and 4 to the right of the lift get most sun.”
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“Ask for a room over the pool, not much to look at out the front -”
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“the higher the better”
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“The higher up, the better view of the sea you will have. There are elevators.”
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