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“Fantastic hotel and wonderful view”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of Marina Bayview

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Marina Bayview
Ranked #3 of 70 Hotels in Puerto Rico
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Skive, Denmark
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“Fantastic hotel and wonderful view”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2014

First time in Puerto Rico and therefore first time at this wonderful hotel - we will be back again next year :-) We celebrated our daughter's 6 th Birthday after one night, and the hotel gave her a wonderful birthday cake, sweets (for both kids) and a birthday card - we did not expect this at all :-) Very serviceminded personel, always smiling and giving qualified answers. Lovely, full equipped and clean apartments. Clean, beautiful and lovely pool area - quit, but children friendly :-) Make sure to join the barbecue evening - fridays - lovely spanish food - really delicious.

Walking distance to supermarkets, restaurants (we tried El Cenador - really good tapas), marina, city center and beach.

We can highly recommend this hotel. See you in 2015 :-)

  • Stayed July 2014, travelled with family
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Manager H, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Marina Bayview, responded to this review, 18 July 2014
Dear Helle,

Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback regarding your stay at Marina Bayview.

It has been a real pleasure to host you. Thank you so much for all your lovely comments, we are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay and the birthday cake surprise.

Once again thank you very much for all you nice words regarding the service, hotel and staff.

We are looking forward to welcoming you soon!

All our best,

Noemi
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2014

Honestly I don't think we'd be able to top this hotel in the future, certainly set the standard for future holidays! We stayed there for a week in summer, the rooms are more chalets than hotel rooms but nicely decorated, well furnished and cleaned daily. Also beautiful views. People might complain about the stairs but to be honest, as long as you don't have any health problems it isn't that bad.

  • Stayed August 2013, travelled as a couple
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Manager H, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Marina Bayview, responded to this review, 18 July 2014
Dear Fortunefound,

Thank you so much for rating your recent stay with a 5 stars!

We are glad to hear that Marina Bayview met all your expectations! For all of us is really important to provide you with the best service and comfort. For this reason, we are thrilled to read that you consider Marina Bayview an amazing hotel.

We would love to welcome you soon!

All our best,

Noemi
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2014

we have just returned home from yet another fantastic stay at the marina bayview, I cannot find fault with this hotel, the staff are wonderful and the rooms are spotless clean, wonderful views from all apartments, we went to a great show over in the marina suites, looking forward to going back again

  • Stayed July 2014, travelled as a couple
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Manager H, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Marina Bayview, responded to this review, 18 July 2014
Dear Julie,

Thanks so much for sharing your lovely review regading your recent stay!

We are glad to have received your feedback as it helps us to improve our services and to know how did you enjoy your stay. Therefore, we are so happy to hear that you had another wonderful experience at Marina Bayview. Thank you for your nice comments regarding our staff, apartaments and service.

We are looking forward to welcoming you once again!

Warm regards,

Noemi
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Peterlee, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2014

Me and my boyfriend stayed at the Marina Bayview at the beginning of June for 11 nights. There is a reason this hotel is rated number one, probably the best value for money hotel I have ever visited. After reading the reviews we were very excited as it seemed exactly what we wanted. We were not disappointment. Everything about this hotel is of a good standard.
To start, the rooms were spacious and immaculately clean, everything you could need was there. The terrace facing the pool and marina was a lovely space for some privacy but yet not too isolated.

The pool area is also immaculate very peaceful but not too quiet. Must say we loved the happy hour which was on at 12-1 and 4.30-5.30 every day and was well worth it. All of the staff we very friendly and nothing was too much trouble.

We decided to stay bed and breakfast and we were pleased with the decision. We found the restaurant area unique to other hotels as it faces straight onto the pool and offers views of the marina, I honestly couldn't think of a nicer place to enjoy breakfast. There was a good variety of hot food, cereals, pastries and fruit, which were rotated each day so not too repetitive. Each Friday the hotel also offers a BBQ with live music. Again this is definitely worth doing. It is buffet style but the quality does not suffer. There was loads on offer, all kinds of different meat, salads, potatoes and fresh desserts, was a nice change with being there 11 nights.

As a young couple the steps down to the resort were not an issue at all. We walked down and up once a day but did get a taxi back to the hotel on a night purely for convenience and they are relatively cheap (3-4 euros).

Immediately at the bottom of the stairs is a small area with a Supermarket, a decent Irish bar and some delicious restaurants. I would definitely recommend Cosi Come Sei (Italian), gorgeous food and great value for money, don’t let the small size put you off. To be honest most of the nearby restaurants are great value for money and excellent quality. Some other recommended restaurants would be la cantina, caballito de mar and Izamar which are all located on the same street, and are all worth trying. We found the restaurants down the marina area to be better quality than those at the commercial centre.

Overall we thoroughly enjoyed our stay and would definitely return and recommended the Marina Bayview, keep up the good work!

  • Stayed June 2014, travelled as a couple
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Manager H, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Marina Bayview, responded to this review, 15 July 2014
Dear Natbuck91,

First of all we would like to thank you for your wonderful and detailed feedback regarding your recent stay at Marina Bayview.

We are very glad to learn that Marina Bayview met all your expectations and that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay with us. We really appreciate that you have valued all our striving to make your stay a memorable experience.

Once again thank you for all your nice words, it has been a real pleasure to host you. We would love to see you again soon!

Warm regards,

Noemi
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2014

we have just returned from Marina Bayview and can honestly say it was the best apartment we have ever stayed in.

from the moment we arrived to the moment we left we didnt think a negative thought once.
Very helpful staff. Extremely clean and tidy. Nothing is too much trouble.

The apartment itself is by Puerto Rico Port - a short walk down the 150 steps where you can go on many different boat trips which are very reasonably priced. the shopping centre is just round the corner with lots of lovely restaurants and bars. and the bus station is just next to the water fountain where you can get a return bus ticket for approx 5 euros to the water park and zoo.

we are thinking about coming back in October and cannot wait!!

  • Stayed July 2014, travelled with friends
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Manager H, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Marina Bayview, responded to this review, 6 July 2014
Dear Fort234,

Thank you for staying at Marina Bayview during your recent visit to Gran Canaria and for taking the time to review our hotel.

We are thankful for your nice comments regarding your enjoyable stay at our hotel.Your satisfaction is our primary concern and it is always a pleasure to learn that we have met your expectations.

And concerning your main question we would love so much that you come back again in October, it has been a real pleasure to host you!

Warm Regards,

Noemi
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2014

Me and my partner stated at the Marina Bayview last week and to say it was my first holiday in over 5 years I couldn't have asked for much more! The hotel was light and airy and all the staff were so friendly and welcoming and were efficient if ever we needed any help or questions answering. We stayed bed and breakfast and found that breakfast was very nice, lots of choice! The rooms were also very nice, although operated by a card key system that was at times very temperamental and we often had struggles getting in our apartment! We did once have a dead cockroach on our terrace that attracted some ants but as soon as we told the reception staff, this was sorted within 10 minutes! Overall, it was a wonderful hotel that is very reasonably priced and in a nice area, I will echo that there are a fair few steps but once you get used to that it is not a problem! It is very close to both the beach, a cluster of nice restaurants and the town centre is a 5 minute taxi ride!!!! Thank you to Marina Bayview for a wonderful stay!

  • Stayed June 2014
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Manager H, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Marina Bayview, responded to this review, 5 July 2014
Dear Ellie,

Thank you for your comments about your recent experience at Marina Bayview.

We are pleased that we were able to provide you with a wonderful stay. We greatly appreciate your compliments about our buffet, rooms and our friendly team.

We would love to welcome you back soon!

Warm Regards,

Noemi
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2014

We stayed at marina bayview hotel for 10 days at the end of June. Staff were all very friendly and happy to help if you wanted to book a taxi or an excursion. We couldn't have hoped for a better stay. This is the first hotel that we can truly say we would definitely come back again it was that perfect. On the last day of our holiday I got a lovely surprise from the staff, a chocolate cake and a card wishing me happy birthday. :-) thanks again to all the marina bayview staff. Keep up the good work,

  • Stayed June 2014
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Manager H, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Marina Bayview, responded to this review, 5 July 2014
Dear Smitz87,

Thank you for staying at Marina Bayview and for taking the time to share your experience on TripAdvisor.

We are delighted to hear your satisfaction with our hotel and staff, it is always gratifying to receive such a wonderful review. We are glad to know that you enjoyed your birthday surprise!

Once again thank you for your comments. We do hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back in the near future.

Warm Regards,

Noemi
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Property: Marina Bayview
Address: Avenida de Guayadeque, 3, 35130 Puerto Rico, Gran Canaria, Spain (Formerly Ipanema Park Apartments)
Region: Spain > Canary Islands > Gran Canaria > Puerto Rico
Amenities:
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Restaurant Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Puerto Rico
#3 Family Hotel in Puerto Rico
#4 Green Hotel in Puerto Rico
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:3 star — Marina Bayview 3*
Number of rooms: 113
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The chic Marina Bayview is built into the hillside overlooking Puerto Rico Harbour in Gran Canaria. It features a large outdoor pool and terrace with impressive Atlantic Ocean views.Apartments feature a private balcony or terrace. All have air conditioning, and a kitchenette with a fridge, coffee maker, kettle and toaster. There is satellite TV and a private bathroom.The restaurant by the pool offers spectacular views of the harbour. Paddle and tennis courts are just a few metres from the complex, and Salobre Golf & Resort is 15 km away. The resort has a 24-hour front desk and offers car hire. Free parking is available nearby. ... more   less 
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Ipanema Park Apartments Hotel Puerto Rico
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