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cumbria
Reviewed 25 September 2009

horrible basic crap rooms building site right beside which we werent told about got you up at 7 every morning, till 7 at night reps were the only descent people there. must say tho wasnt as noisy as reviews said it was really quiet. as for the island it self boring nothing to do beaches were crap very stoney if...

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glasgow
Reviewed 9 September 2009

we arrived at midnight to be met by rude arrogant staff who did not speak english . We where left to find our room wich was in a dark corner we opend the door to be greeted by the smell of urine and over six cockroaches running everywhere even in the bath and toilet not to mention the ones on...

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England
Reviewed 5 September 2009

This is used for teenagers 18 -30 club and escapades, which is brilliant for the nightlife and shops, I could not fault the peace as the teenagers dont rise until about 1pm and liven up at 5pm. My problem was the spanish staff, they made no effort to show the bacic politeness, the pool bar closed around 4pm and offered...

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belfast
Reviewed 24 May 2009

Me and my partner stayed here for 1 week as part of an ecapades holiday. Yes the accomadation is basic, but thats what we told when booking it. We only wanted to pay a certain (low) price so obviously it wasnt any ritz hotel we were going to! Wouldnt have fancied cooking in the kitchen, it was spotless but as...

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waless
Reviewed 14 August 2008

5 girls all aged 18!! when we first arrived our room had cockroaches! the windows wouldnt shut properly! i complained and we moved to another room! the hotel is a very lively hotel but security can be strict at times!the pool is good, you can always get a sunlounger! not far from nightlife 5-10min walk! you will definatly be sick...

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uk
Reviewed 5 May 2008

i stayed at the optimist in april 08. i was part of a stag do. the hotel is good value for money. its clean,decent pool and a bar area that serves drinks and snacks. its a 10 minute walk to the strip. the only downside were the cockroaches running round the room.saw about 4 of them. so if your not...

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liverpool uk
Reviewed 15 April 2008

was dirty moldy, smelled of dirty nappies, cockroaches the size of a 50p piece. only 4 beds for 5 people. was supposed to have satalite tv not even a tv in room. no proper windows just shutters. would not recommend staying there plenty of better places.

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merseyside
Reviewed 1 April 2008

optomist was basic but clean when we arrived - and kept clean .Think maid service is 5 times week. great patio area, good size apt ,with two good size bedrooms, nice clean bathroom ,fridge toaster kettle and hob and plenty of towels. At reception they had reserved us a second floor apt but we had a buggy and theres no...

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st.helens, merseyside
Reviewed 20 March 2008

Hotel basic but with everything you need, quiet at this time of year but used by 18/30's so can get very rowdy at time's. Good location, 5 min's from beach & nightlife, would stay again.

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Blackpool
Reviewed 17 February 2008

i recently got back from Tenerife... not happy to be back but thats life. My first time to Tenerife and i loved it!! cant wait to go bk in may again wooo! but i would never ever stay in the Optimist again. very very basic. the rooms were plain, little things we noticed everyday, fuse box hanging off the wall,...

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Address: Avenida Penetracion s/n, 38650 Playa de las Americas, Tenerife, Spain
Region: Spain > Canary Islands > Tenerife > Playa de las Americas
Price Range: $104 - $254 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Optimist Aparthotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 76
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Optimist Aparthotel Hotel Playa De Las Americas
Optimist Aparthotel Tenerife/Playa De Las Americas
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“Away from main road it can be very noisy”
 of 5 bubbles Lenny128, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a circular balcony or do not go no sun on most other balconys”
 of 5 bubbles denisem878, 22 Mar 2016 | Read review
“No choice...you get the apartment that is free.”
 of 5 bubbles EPQC, 31 Dec 2014 | Read review
“Note, there is no poolside bar, restaurant, entertainment or loud music. This is all available nearby. If you want friendly peace and quiet, this is the place.”
 of 5 bubbles LeonPurton, 17 Nov 2014 | Read review
“Always pick the sunny side”
 of 5 bubbles Samuelboy, 12 May 2011 | Read review
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