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Hotel Alga
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9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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“Perfect”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2012

We visited the Hotel Alga for the second time in October 2011 and were as delighted with the accomodation and service as we had been on our first visit the year before. Over the last 23 years we have visited Calella de Palafrugell frequently, in both July and October, and have stayed in several local hotels. The Alga is the first one we have re-visited: It is not the most expensive, but is very welcoming and comfortable and has an excellent location. Hopefully we will return for a third visit - as we fell in love with Calella de P. and nearby Llanfranc all those years ago no doubt we will return to the Alga once more.

Room Tip: Pay the extra for a sea view. As the village is so beautiful it is well worth it.
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  • Stayed October 2011, travelled as a couple
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2011

I was here with a group of colleagues two years ago, in June. Service, breakfast, rooms with a view, it was all perfect. The hotel is close to the center of the beautiful little village and to the beach.

  • Stayed June 2011, travelled with friends
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The Meadowlands, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2011

We spent just one night in this very lovely modern place but got the best of it. Modern but with a touch of antique elements incorporated into design. Superb sea view. Excellent breakfast. Did not try restaurant or pool as we went to explore Calella and surroundings but if we come back for more of Costa Brava one day - this will be our place of choice to stay.

  • Stayed August 2011, travelled as a couple
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Fakenham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2011

Efficient online booking; speedy reception; comfortable bed in room with sea view - piping hot water. Ideal breakfast (EXCEPT for the single coffee machine - just glad there were not fifty people at breakfast.....the delay was unexceptable).

  • Stayed October 2011, travelled as a couple
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2011

The first two weeks in September this year was spent at this excellent hotel. We booked it because we did exactly the same thing last year and had a great time! This visit was every bit as good. Our room was faultless, the food was high standard, the staff always friendly and helpful yet unobtrusive , all in all, a perfect holiday. Calella is as delightful a resort as it was forty years ago! We shall be back!

  • Stayed September 2011, travelled as a couple
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Redcar, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2011

We have stayed at the Alga twice before and loved it. This time we took four other couples with us and were nervous in case they did not feel the same. However they all agreed it was superb. There was nothing to fault it. They have all fallen in love with Calella (a place we have been coming to for 30 years) and all can't wait to come back again and stay at the Alga.

  • Stayed September 2011, travelled with friends
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2011

Stayed in October. Great service and lovely spacious hotel. Rooms were very clean and well-designed. Breakfast was good. on the last day we asked for early breakfast which was provided with no problem, complete with coffee.

  • Stayed October 2011, travelled with family
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Additional Information about Hotel Alga

Property: Hotel Alga
Address: Av Joan Pericot i Garcia 55, 17210 Calella de Palafrugell, Palafrugell, Spain
Region: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Girona > Costa Brava > Palafrugell > Calella de Palafrugell
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #4 of 7 Hotels in Calella de Palafrugell
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Alga 4*
Number of rooms: 60
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Family hotel situate 200 meters from the beach of Calella de Palafrugell to focus on the Costa Brava. The restaurant offers fine local cuisine. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Alga Hotel Calella De Palafrugell
Hotel Alga Calella De Palafrugell, Spain - Costa Brava

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