Escorial Hotel - Playa del Ingles (Gran Canaria)

Avda. De Italia,6, Playa del Ingles (Gran Canaria), Spain, 35100  show map
 3 stars
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Escorial Hotel - Playa del Ingles (Gran Canaria)

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Tennis court

Golf course

Boating

Billiards/Pool tables

Darts

Mini golf

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Solarium

Turkish bath

Reflex massage

Steam bath

Jacuzzi

 Breakfast

Overview

The pleasant Escorial Hotel offers stylish rooms in proximity to Maspalomas Beach, Dunas Maspalomas and Cita Centre. An example of Dutch architecture, this hotel opened in 1973 and was fully restored in 2000.

The property lies within 1100 meters from Yumbo Centrum, Playa de San Agustin and Las Burras Beach. The venue is 2 km away from the city center.

Guests will find shopping centers and a supermarket within minutes of the hotel.

Escorial Hotel can be reached in 30 minutes by car from Gran Canaria airport.

Rooms

There are 250 guestrooms featuring Quadruple Room, Triple Room and Superior Twin Room equipped with a minibar, a laptop-size safe, a sofa, satellite TV and climate control. The hotel enjoys a spectacular view of the ocean. All bathrooms come with a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

At the restaurant international dishes are served. Guests can relax in the lobby bar serving alcoholic drinks. The café Taberna La Cana is located 250 meters from the property.

Services

The hotel offers free parking, currency exchange and a baggage storage for general needs and computers and a business corner for corporate travelers.

Relax

The on-site entertainment features live music and live performances. Active guests will appreciate lawn tennis, bowling and boating provided on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Number of floors:   9.  Number of rooms:   250.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Late check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Currency exchange
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Boating
  • Adventure sports
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Bowling
  • Golf course
  • Billiards/Pool tables
  • Darts
  • Mini golf

Services

  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Medical facilities service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Lobby bar
  • Poolside snack bar

Meeting facilities

  • Business corner
  • Computer rental

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Children's play area
  • Children's pool
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Live entertainment
  • Health club
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Turkish bath
  • Steam bath
  • Solarium
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/TV room
  • Reflex massage

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Balcony
  • Chaise lounges
  • Fan/Extractor

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Hair dryer

Kitchen facilities

  • Mini-fridge

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 6 may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 2. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Escorial Hotel - Playa del Ingles (Gran Canaria) Playa del Ingles  location
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Hotel Address:

Avda. De Italia,6, Playa del Ingles (Gran Canaria), Spain, 35100

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City Center
  • Playa del Ingles
    5000 ft
Airports
Restaurants
  • Taberna La Cana (cuisine: Spanish)
    700 ft
  • Amigos Coffee (cuisine: European)
    700 ft
Beaches
  • Playa de San Agustin
    3500 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    9
  • Number of rooms:
    250

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Rooms and availability

Escorial Hotel photos Room
Standard Twin Room
Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds or Double bed or 1 Single bed
Size: 360 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
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Room facilities
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    Standard Triple Room
    Bed type: 2 Single beds and 1 Bunk bed or Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
    Size: 360 sq. feet
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    • Air conditioning
    • Shower
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    Triple Room

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      Quadruple Room
      Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
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        Superior Twin Room
        Bed type: Twin beds or 2 Single beds
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        Deluxe Apartment
        Bed type: King-size bed
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          How to reach hotel

          hotel Escorial Hotel - Playa del Ingles (Gran Canaria) Playa del Ingles  location
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          Hotel Address:

          Avda. De Italia,6, Playa del Ingles (Gran Canaria), Spain, 35100

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Playa del Ingles
            5000 ft
          Airports
          Restaurants
          • Taberna La Cana (cuisine: Spanish)
            700 ft
          • Amigos Coffee (cuisine: European)
            700 ft
          Beaches
          • Playa de San Agustin
            3500 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  11 am
          • Number of floors:
            9
          • Number of rooms:
            250

          Hotel Awards

          SpanishHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedPlaya del Ingles (Gran Canaria)Escorial Hotel

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          Best Spa Hotels in Spain

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          What's nearby

          Popular areas

          • City Center - 4600 ft

          Convention centers

          • Maspalomas Beach - 1.2 mi

          Shopping areas

          • Shopping Center CITA - 1.2 mi

          Business areas

          • Yumbo Centrum - 4300 ft
          • Cita Centre - 1.2 mi

          Local attractions

          • Minigolf Yumbo - 5100 ft
            Centro Comercial Yumbo, Maspalomas
          • Centro Comercial Faro 2 - 1.9 mi
            C/C. Faro 2, Maspalomas
          • Playa de Maspalomas - 2.5 mi
            Maspalomas, Gran CanariaSpain
          • Botanical Park of Maspalomas (El Parque Botanico de Maspalomas) - 1.5 mi
            Avda. del Touroperador Neckermann, 1, Maspalomas
          • Palmitos Park - 2.1 mi
            Barranco de Los Palmitos s/n, Maspalomas

          Near the hotel

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          Restaurants nearby

          • Taberna La Cana - 700 ft

            Address: Avenida de Tenerife n0 4
            Phone: 0034928761553

            72% likes this, based on 239 reviews
            Cuisine: Spanish
            Price Range: USD 21 - USD 51

          • Sake Restaurant - 700 ft

            Address: Ave de Italia, 15

            75% likes this, based on 41 reviews
            Cuisine: Japanese

          • Il Ponte Vecchio II - 1200 ft

            Address: Avenida Tenerife 3,

            66% likes this, based on 24 reviews

          • Amigos Coffee - 700 ft

            Address: Avenida de Italia 15
            Phone: 0034928769044

            92% likes this, based on 63 reviews
            Cuisine: European
            Price Range: USD 9 - USD 20

          • Mamma Mia - 1600 ft

            Address: Centro Comercial Yumbo
            Phone: 0034 622627142

            76% likes this, based on 273 reviews
            Cuisine: Italian

          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  11 am
          • Number of floors:
            9
          • Number of rooms:
            250

          Hotel Awards

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          Escorial Hotel Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Escorial Hotel

          Average guest rating

          8.4out of 10
          Superb
          Based on 295 reviews

          Rating by category:

          Location
          8.1
          Rooms
          8.4
          Service
          8.4
          Value
          8.1

          Guest reviews

          • Couple
            8.2

            I was surprised at the variety of the buffet and the price we paid to stay 5 nights was really cheap. It was close to the beach and lots of shopping. I would stay here again.

          • Family with children
            7.0

            Inside pool was great according to our 5 year old doughter. The clown (program for kids) was absolutely super! There were many cleaning ladys and everyone from the staff were hard-working. Hotel was neat and peaceful. Big plus also situation for the bus stop.

            We didn't like the food. For example the vegetables were as if dry. Wall-to- wall carpet made the hotel room stuffy.

          • Family with children
            9.6

            Superb spa facilities - relaxed attitude and the staff are always willing to help. The food was really great - variety, good quality and plenty at every meal. A great hotel for all age groups including teenagers! The standards of cleanliness were high in all areas and the outdoor spaces and pool are well maintained. The kind of hotel you would be happy to recommend to friends and family.

          • Group of friends
            7.8

            Great spa, food a bit hit and miss, but overall enough to choose from. All in gives you free drinks, ice cream all day through and the chance to eat cake four times a day! Free computers with internet, good animation (something different every night and activities like bowling or darts through the day), also for children (every night a mini disco). I got the impression they follow up on the feedback online (and the form you could fill out in the hotel) and do their best to improve.

            * The personnel at the reception desk. Some were willing to help, others seemed to want to spend as little time on you as possible. Overall not very generous with smiles and friendliness. The other staff were very friendly and helpful. * The building: I had the impression it was a very old building they were trying to patch up. On a few places they were actually working on things, which was a bit noisy sometimes. * Noise: you could hear the kitchen (I think everywhere in the building). But if you closed the bathroom door and window, it was ok. * Aircon: not adjustable, so it was either too hot or too cold in our room. We always slept with the windows open, but this was not ideal as there is a motorway behind the hotel and a street in front.

          • Older travelers
            9.6

            Hotel Escorial was beyond our expectations for a three star hotel. Staff very friendly, hotel clean and location to beach,public transport,and shops excellant. I stayed for a week with my wife and we both enjoyed it.The food was very good and facilities outstanding. The spa was great and free to all guests except for treatments.The indoor pool was nice and warm with jets all around to massage your body. The bonus was the salt lake cave which was based on the black sea. A warm salt water pool which the body would floated on and great for relaxation. Also a roof top sunning area with a warm pool ( except it wasclosed for repairs). The even had a electronic weighing scales in the lobby to check the weight of your luggage(Important when fyling Ryanair). I would stay in this hotel again and recommend it to anyone. Regards Kieran Ireland

            Roof top Pool was closed for repairs.

          • Couple
            9.6

            The staff very prompt, friendly, the towels where changed every day, good and diverse. Good beds and superb views from the balcony.

            They don't wash the room floor very often.

          • Family with children
            8.2

            Everything works: food, cleaning, reception, kindness of staff

            The noise insulation of the rooms could be better. Arrogant neighbours arriving from town at early morning hours waked their neighbours on several nights with their noise. There should be more room for evening shows and audience. Now only the first to come can see the shows well.

          • Couple
            8.8

            Facilities were surprisingly good for a 3 star hotel (eg. Wellness/spa, decent food, free parking), the hotel was clean, staff were friendly and efficient, entertainment was available (if you wanted it) and the proximity to the beach was as per description in the website. A family friendly hotel which I would consider using again.

            One minor thing - the room key stopped working 1 day before we were due to check out - however the problem was quickly resolved by staff.

          • Older travelers
            8.8

            Great hotel. You could easily say it is a 4star hotel, especially considering the gym (it can compete with some 5 star hotels), wellness spa and gaming area. Entertainment every night. Food was very good and selection is excellent - try lots of Spanish dishes. Staff were friendly and helpful. Rooms were renovated a few years back, so nothing bad to say. I'd definitely recommend and would go back tomorrow. Thanks to all who took good care of us. We'll be back in September.

          • Older travelers
            7.8

            The bus from the airport dropped us right outside, no need to use a taxi. Hotel facilities excellent, indoor and outdoor pool, games room, entertainment, but plenty of space to sit and relax. Close to beach and bars, shops etc. Plenty of choice of food in buffet restaurant. We had half board, but there was the opportunity to upgrade to all inclusive when we arrived. Close to bus station so easy to get about by public transport, also bike hire nearby.

            Very steep steps to beach, so would not be good for anyone who would find this difficult.

          • Family with children
            5.8

            It has a lot of options to offer: big choice in buffet, spa area, swimming pool, gym etc. and all not for a big price.

            However, it is really low budget choice since the quality of all services was not very high. There were some small inconveniences from the very beginning. The staff wanted to keep our passports upong arrival and we had to pay extra to use a safe and air conditioner (although not a big amount of money). Towels are also not included into the price. Everywhere deposits, it is simply annoying. The air conditioner was very loud and located too close to the bed, we could not sleep with it. On the other hand, there is some disco near and loud music till 2-3 am and we could not keep the balcony door open as well. As the result, 7 sleepless nights...

          • Single
            6.6

            Staff is friendly and helpful food is quite good but more focused on ''english/germans'' meals location is pretty good just 5 min walk to the beach

            You have to pay for air conditioning if you want to wifi connection on the rooms is crap the upgrade from half to full board is more expensive than if you pay the food by yourslef over there you have to pay 20€ if you want to leave the room after 12 pm when you are not gonna spend on food and they are saving the dinner..I Think is overprice for a couple of hours more stay when they dont invest more on you..

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Escorial Hotel - Playa del Ingles (Gran Canaria) Playa del Ingles  location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          Avda. De Italia,6, Playa del Ingles (Gran Canaria), Spain, 35100

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Playa del Ingles
            5000 ft
          Airports
          Restaurants
          • Taberna La Cana (cuisine: Spanish)
            700 ft
          • Amigos Coffee (cuisine: European)
            700 ft
          Beaches
          • Playa de San Agustin
            3500 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  11 am
          • Number of floors:
            9
          • Number of rooms:
            250

          Hotel Awards

          SpanishHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedPlaya del Ingles (Gran Canaria)Escorial Hotel

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best Spa Hotels in Spain

          Use Badge