Hotel RH Princesa
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... a fantastic view over the pool and on the sea we passed the evening enjoying the company and talking about all kinds of things and stories. It was late when we all went to bed. 22nd After breakfast we went for a drive and visited a market at Altea. Than we came back for a nice BBQ lunch, swim and chilled till 6 pm when Belgium played Russia. The managed to win with 1-0 at the last minutes of the game. ...
It's about a 20minute drive from our villa to the local beach of Arenal in Javea, once you arrive your greeted with lovely white golden sand, clear turquoise water and a beach front promenade full of small shops and restaurants. After being dropped down by bobby we found our way to a small stretch of the beach relatively clear ...
... spanish waiter who may also have owned the place. Once all seated and orders taken, the amusement began, cue some early birthday ribbing for Duncan who was very sensitive about it being his 50th birthday later in the week. Next up, the waiter started picking on people, getting a little too friendly with myself and Tash's brother (Josh) trying to stop me putting my arm around her and trying to put it ...
I'll be the first to admit, sometimes you just need a break from it all. Tash and I have been working very hard lately and coupled with other life events, we really felt like we needed a break. Happily, Tash's father had invited us along with her brother away for a vacation in Spain, arranged for his birthday by his wife. The journey there was frankly a little arduous, Tash had the unenviable task of driving us up ...
... gave up and just went back to the boat to fix everything. We then went to a third spot but on the way the tour guide went even more crazy and did lots of sharp turns. I had my foot firmly planted on my phone so that it wouldn´t go flying and gripped onto the boat very firmly. In this spot, my mask finally worked perfectly for me and my flippers stayed on so I really enjoyed this part. Some fo the fish were pretty cool too. I don´t know what kind of fish they are but ...
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Short and sweet..lovely hotel..close to everything..good food..lovely rooms..very peacefull..helpfull staff..the best gym i have ever seen in a hotel. would we go again..Yes Please.
It is a not too new tower hotel at 300m from Old-Benidorm and 700m from the beach, mostly visited by British people from 45+. Less suited for families due to lack of youth amusement. Standard rooms are small (25m2) and have a terrace. Elevator capacity is insufficient at peak moments. There is a small swimming pool with insufficient beach chairs, too close to each other. With payment one has thermal pool, whirlpool, sauna, big fitness (4€/2h) and internet (4€/h). We only had animation at evenings (singing, dancing, magician) in the bar and for older people.
we are just back from a one week stay at the Princesa - hotel was ok clean and tidy. reception staff were pleasant and spoke good english. the food was just alright - catered more for the spanish, the entertainment was also geared towards the spanish amd for the older age group. the pool area was never that busy and there were plenty of sunbeds, however it is small and you have to go down steps to get to it. drinks including wine in the hotel were reasonably priced. just down from the hotel there are a few places where you can have a snack or drink at very good prices, my favourite was the pasty shop. the places we went to for nightly entertainment were the Wheeltappers and the Town - there is so much nightlife in Benidorm for all age groups you would never get bored. If we go back to Benidorm we wont stay at this hotel again even though its location is good. during out stay we had a look at other hotels and found the Don Pancho very nice and the entertainment was a lot better - if we can afford to we will stay here.
I went to Benidrom with a couple of friends for a week and booked the hotel on the internet. The Princesa was categorised as 4 star but I couldn't find any reviews so I wasn't too sure what to expect. I was pleasantly surprised.
Our second stay
My wife and i stayed at the Hotel Princesa March 2005.This followed an earlier stay in November 2003.We booked our hotel because we liked it so much first time around.Hotel rooms are excellent.Chamber maids are ultra eficient.As are all the staff,Reception,Bar,and dinning room staff.The cleanliness of the hotel can also be described as excellent.The food is very good.The entertainment is quit adequate.We found the cost of drinks in the hotel cheaper than drinking in the English bars in the new town.To conclude we have stopped in many hotels in Benidorm but we intend to return here again.
I stayed at this hotel in June 2004. The reception staff were excellent .However, the bar staff tended to give priority to serving Spanish guests at the expense of guests from other countries. The evening entertainment, or what little of it there was, was aimed at a Spanish audiance. The catering was excellent as was the accomodation.
My wife and I are in our sixties but even we felt too young for the pace of life in this hotel. I would not recommend this hotel to guests who are not into bingo and flamenco dancing.
We have stayed in Benidorm for our autumn break for the last 3 years.
staying at the Princesa for the last 2 years the food, room, staff, location all absolutly superb. we were advised building work was being carried out nearby,despite being just across the road it didn,t cause us any problems at all.
The quality of entertainment in the bars in the evening is again second to none we particularly like Buddy Holly tribute and Words and music.
despite saying we will go somewhere else this autumn i,m sure we will be back at the Princesa in October.
another favorite is The Rich Bitch located in the old town this is so popular we always go down on our first evening to book ourselves seats for the wonderful show.
Excellent hotel, good food, excellent staff. Very close to the night life (new and old town). Stayed here in May 2004 and have booked again for May 2005
we took a chance last minute deal and we were very delighted with this hotel. Food is excellent with a great choice buffet style. Rooms large ish with a nice bathroom. Staff very polite and friendly. Only a short walk to beach and busy part of town. We would recommend it and we are the fussy type.