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Doha, Qatar
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11 reviews
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Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

I'm Mona a travel , restaurant blogger and a photographer from Qatar you can find me on Instagram MKAA20014, and on snapchat mona_mkaa20014 A gem in the middle of the slopes , surrounded by white snow , perfect for relaxation , skiing, enjoying in room jacquzi also the great location where you can visit history filled cities such as Granada,... More 

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Marbella, Spain
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2 reviews
Reviewed 4 May 2016

It has become the perfect getaway if you need a little break from the beach. It really feels like been in a Swiss chalet. Luxurious and cosy wooden rooms equipped with domotic system (even in the toilets!), great food (the best cheese fondue I´ve ever had!) , beautiful terrace overlooking the slopes, a nice warm outside pool, relaxing spa and... More 

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emandl, Director General at El Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Szuma, Thank you ever so much for this truly lovely review. So very kind of you. After a long and intense season it is wonderful to read that we have achieved the maximum of what our aim was, having such wonderful and repeated guests for the forthcoming season. We enjoyed having you stay with us and are very much... More 

Gibraltar
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 3 May 2016

We stayed for the first time on Sunday 1st May at El Lodge with our 2 young children to celebrate my wife's birthday. We have heard many great reports from friends about El Lodge but even so our experience was even better than we had hoped for. Everything about this hotel is exceptional, from the staff service, which is exemplary... More 

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emandl, Director General at El Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Marke882015, Thank you for the fantastic review of our hotel. It was indeed a great pleasure and honor having you celebrating your Birthday at our hotel. As a hotel and team it is always our aim to offer you the utmost and to even go beyond, as for us nothing makes us more proud as reading your wonderful words.... More 

Paris, Île-de-France, France
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19 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 May 2016

I loved my night n El Lodge : the only thing that was not 5 stars is the heat. It was a bit too warm, so maybe 4 stars on this one. But the food was excellent, all the jamon and gaspacho and everything we had for dinner was perfect. My room was amazing : I just had to open... More 

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emandl, Director General at El Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Selimniederhoffer, thank you very much for your time taken in your wonderful review. Unfortunately it is true, end of April/ May the temperatures do not reflect the freezing winter we had. But it is with great honor and pleasure reading that you have enjoyed our food and outside pool. We indeed hope welcoming you back next season. Enrique Mandl... More 

Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

1st time for me and my family in this Hotel , was a very memorable stay .. The staff were all amazing, nothing was too much trouble . From the minute we arrived to the minute we left they were friendly and so helpful. The hotel itself was fabulous too. Decor has been done to the highest of quality. Little... More 

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emandl, Director General at El Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Edjade1, we would like to thank you for your great comment. As a hotel it is always our aim to offer the most pleasant stay to our clients and we are happy to hear that in your case we were able to do so. We are very delighted that you our staff and facilities could succeed your expectations and... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

If the title 'LODGE' makes you think of a rustic, rather rough and ready sort of place - THINK AGAIN! El Lodge, Sierra Nevada, Granada's Ski Resort- A lodge perfectly positioned overlooking a number of ski slopes & a perfect place to watch the most amazing sunsets! Everything the most discerning client could wish for in the most beautifully constructed... More 

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emandl, Director General at El Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Richagadir, Thank you for the fantastic review of our hotel. Your kinds words about our staff and our facilities as well as the restaurant are greatly appreciated. We're happy that you and your family continue to stay with us. We hope to welcome you back very soon. Kindest Regards, Enrique Mandl General Manager & Team More 

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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

A gorgeous piece of heaven in Sierra Nevada. The welcoming friendly & very helpful staff added to the luxurious room, excellent food, perfect facilities in an ideal location which cannot be beaten in my mind. 5 star hotel with 6 star service.

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emandl, Director General at El Lodge, responded to this review

Dear ChristineC, thank you ever so much for this truly lovely review. So very kind of you. We enjoyed having you stay with us and I hope we can indeed welcome you again soon in our new season. With most kind regards Enrique Mandl General Manager & Team More 

Marbella
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

It's been a while since my last review, really need to rate this hotel. My fourth visit to the Lodge with the family and haven't found any problems yet. All the staff, location, quality, etc it's perfect. The food is incredible and just a couple hours drive from Marbella. I recommend room number 206 Queenstown. Keep up the great work!!!

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emandl, Director General at El Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Fer2, we would like to thank you for your great comment. As a hotel it is always our aim to offer the most pleasant stay to our clients and we are happy to hear that in your case we were able to do so. We are delighted that you enjoyed our Restaurants and that quality of food we are... More 

Province of Malaga, Spain
1 review
Reviewed 20 March 2016

Excellent location, very helpfull and beautiful staff. Excellent room and even better jacuzzi. Superb manager who ensured that all guests were warmly welcomed and looked after in luxurious and comfortable surroundings.

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emandl, Director General at El Lodge, responded to this review

Dear ErikaAMalaga, Thank you ever so much for this truly lovely review. So very kind of you. We enjoyed having you stay with us and we hope we can indeed welcome you again soon. Best personal regards Enrique Mandl General Manager & Team More 

West Caldwell, New Jersey
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1 review
Reviewed 19 March 2016

My husband and I flew to Spain from New York City for our honeymoon this past January. We spent part of our trip in Sierra Nevada and absolutely LOVED El Lodge. We were greeted personally by the manager Enrique, who welcomed us with a complimentary drink at the bar. After getting a tour of the hotel, we were led to... More 

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emandl, Director General at El Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Mr & Mrs Jwisniew, how lovely to hear back from you and we're thrilled you both enjoyed El Lodge and your time with us. Thank you too indeed for this lovely review. It is always our intention to offer you an experience beyond your expectations and even more for such an important time as your Honeymoon Trip. With pleasure... More 

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  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Ski-In / Ski-Out
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
El Lodge is situated in Monachil, in the heart of the Sierra Nevada Ski Resort, the most southerly Ski Resort in Europe. Its location gives guests direct access to the Maribel and Aguila slopes, so you can step off the terrace, click on your skis and hit the pistes. This exclusive hotel, a member of the globally recognised Small Luxury Hotels of the World™ (SLH), will officially re-open in December. Sierra Nevada regulars will affectionately recognise the ski retreat’s Alpine style building constructed from seasoned Finnish timber that blends seamlessly with its mountainous setting. ... more   less 

Additional Information about El Lodge

Address: Calle Maribel 8, 18196, Sierra Nevada National Park, Spain
Region: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Granada > Sierra Nevada National Park
Price Range: £283 - £838 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — El Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 20
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#4 Luxury Hotel in Sierra Nevada National Park
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“Ask a room around the swimming pool or with a view on the ski slopes.”
 of 5 bubbles SELIMNIEDERHOFFER, 1 May 2016 | Read review
“All of the rooms look amazing but ours opened onto the outdoor pool”
 of 5 bubbles juliej363, 3 Mar 2016 | Read review
“All rooms look good”
 of 5 bubbles gs133, 26 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Room 203, St Moritz, one bedroom corner suite, has breathtaking views of the slopes on 3 sides and a jacuzzi on the terrace”
 of 5 bubbles Adeje2009, 16 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Every room is wonderful!”
 of 5 bubbles lyndab282, 7 Feb 2016 | Read review
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