Written on: 03/04/2013
This was the best hotel in the costa del sol until in went all inclusive full of drunks on stag and hen nites no respect for other people staying their banging on doors and shouting 27/7 loud music and partying in the rooms all day every day we where glad to come home if you want a nice holiday don't go to this hotel stay well away all inclusive was the worst thing they ever came up with. (read more)
Written on: 16/10/2012 by sueandtony
We are a 65yr old couple and have just returned from a great holiday at the Hotel Bali in Benelmadena. Food was great loads of choice and well cooked. The salad bar was huge and fresh meat and fish on offer as well as veg and a tapas bar. The room was overlooking one of the pools and with a great sea view. Cleaning was spot on, and done every day. Yes there is a hill from the beach but not too bad, we are 65yrs old and managed no problem. I can't fault this hotel. Also Jet 2 flights... (read more)
Written on: 21/09/2010 by rentagob (1 review written)
13 of us went to The Bali Hotel children included. What can i say the place was spotlessly clean the food was fantastic. We were all inclusive and would recommened this place to every one. Entertainment was non stop and the staff were very very polite. The children had a whale of a time and were in and out of the pool all day. I would definetly go back again... (read more)
Written on: 21/05/2009
Hotel Bali in Benalmadena is extremely pleasant as long as you dont want to spend much time in your room! The food is excellent and very plentiful. The service within the hotel restaurant is beyond perfect, the staff are very helpful and extremley good with the kids too. The hotel pools are very clean and well kept. The hotel reception is always manned and the staff are also well informed and always helpful. There is also plenty to do within a short walk down Cardiac Hill. Make sure you dont... (read more)
Written on: 23/01/2009
Hotel Bali has Good food, and plenty of it, something for everyone. Our second visit January this year so knew what to expect, ideal spot for the Benalmadena coastline and Marina with a wonderful seafront walk right into Torremolinos. We just used the hotel as a base for walks and afternoon sunbathing, yes, even in January. Staff very accommodating and helpful. Will definately be going again. A lovely clean well run hotel, friendly, helpful staff, well worth a visit. Benalmadena and Arroya... (read more)
Written on: 05/11/2008
We were at the hotel Bali in June it was great. Plenty of entertainment for kids at night and adults joined in as well. The staff were so helpful and the cleaners were in our room every day. We are going back for two weeks at xmas and new year and cant wait. The hotel is central for everything and close to the beach (read more)
Written on: 24/10/2008 by rexmartin47 (1 review written)
Excellent food, good entertainment. Watch out for rep pushing so called health products. Would recommend this hotel Bali as pleasant and well worth a visit. Enjoyed our stay (read more)
Written on: 08/09/2008
Good points at the Hotel Bali, the staff, especially reception. Bad points, bad entertainment. I have been coming to Bali since 6 years. All the staff are very friendly. No comments except the entertainment. (read more)
Written on: 08/09/2008
Just back from Costa del Sol and had an amazing week at the Hotel Bali. I just cant describe how much fun we had there, the staff and entertainers were all really friendly and welcoming. We enjoyed the night shows the most as the entertainment was hilarious! From 'Mr Bali' to Men vs Women and wild west competitions which were funny to watch as the members of the audience where part of the show as well! The food was delicious and the restaurant was very clean and the waiters were really... (read more)
Written on: 03/09/2008 by kenny116
Breakfast was very good plenty of choice, dinner was Ok. The pools are clean and the hotel tidy, hotel staff friendly and rooms cleaned every day. Had a really good week at the Bali Hotel with my wife my daughter and two grandchildren aged 6 and 10 who enjoyed the pools and the disco the 6 year old enjoyed the kids club by the pool. Resort looking a bit dirty in places eg. the beach and lots of potholes in the pavements. The mini markets well overpriced, go to the Maz supermarket in Bonaza... (read more)
Written on: 25/08/2008
Stayed for a week in August, the weather was amazing every day and the Thomson reps helped us out with alot of trips, med playa reps kept me entertained in the day and at night, and, once the air conditioning was on in the room, it was very comfortable and the shower was heaven. (read more)
Written on: 17/08/2008
Hotel Bali was clean, friendly staff, the entertainers were hard working and great fun. Great hotel for kids and adults alike. (read more)
Written on: 09/08/2008
We have stopped at the Bali some 15 times it is a brill hotel for families. Lots to do, staff great, food is a1, graeat choice of veg-salad -meat -sweets. Can get a bit noisy with kids but that's part of the holiday. It has a big entertainments&bar room you can go halfboard or self catering. Bedroom a bit small but only for sleeping in. Shops &bar's close by. If you are over 55 try the Albatros bar just over the road just 40 yards away. Serves good food and staff very pleasant. Free quizzes... (read more)
Written on: 22/07/2008 by patforrest
I go to Hotel Bali in Benalmedena every year for a week in December, then back to England in time for Xmas.
I could not find any thing to complain about, the staff are very helpful and all speak English, the food is very good and plentyful, so if you go hungry its your own fault.
Roll on December 2008.
Everything is good about this hotel (read more)
Written on: 19/07/2008
Rooms were kept very clean, entertainment staff did an excellent job. Also found staff at hotel very friendly and helpful particularly the man who took your room number in the dining room. Food was very good, we will definitely stay here again.
Overall a great holiday would recommend. (read more)
Written on: 02/07/2008
The hotel was lovely it was very clean and kept very tidy I would definitely go back there one of the best holidays I have ever had. I loved the holiday would love to go back again and hopefully will. It was the best holiday that we ever had the only thing I didnt like was the food. (read more)
Written on: 17/06/2008 by tara moody
Well, the hotel Bali was very clean and tidy the maids came in everyday to make the beds, so on. The Med Playa entertainers was great and very friendly, and so was all the staff there. They couldn't do any more for you. And the food was lovely. I thought it was great and I would definitely go back again. There wasn't really anything I thought was bad. Apart from the big, big hill you had to walk up to get there (read more)
Written on: 29/05/2008
Good points at the Hotel Bali, I can say the pool's are good and the way the Hotel is set out! Bad points, the food the entertainment and the hill you have to walk up! Overall I think it was quite good you should go there, there's a great kids club a mini golf and more! (read more)
Written on: 27/05/2008
Overall I would definitely recommend this hotel to all ages its fantastic services thats why I'm going back next year. The staff in the hotel are friendly and helpful.
The hotel is clean tidy and the food is great. (read more)
Written on: 19/05/2008 by kimmarsh
I loved my time here at the Hotel Bali in Benalmadena. It was for my birthday and all the staff were so nice. (read more)
Written on: 11/03/2008 by jim jam gem
I would recommend anyone to go to the hotel Bali on a half bored. It was clean, nice staff very friendly, good pools, good food,good entertainment. Bad point it is on top of a biggggggg hill. (read more)
Written on: 27/07/2007 by bcrayze
A friendly atmosphere. Everyone at the hotel was welcoming, including bar staff and reception staff too. The entertainers made us feel very included and happy, which was a very important part to our holiday. It would not have been the same without them. The hotel was excellently placed, with good food and rooms that were suited to our needs, the maid service was really good and they were cleaned everyday efficiently. (read more)
Written on: 27/05/2007 by Lyn Oldfield
We really enjoyed our holiday and our stay was made all the more pleasurable by the hotel staff. We will be booking again very soon. (read more)
Written on: 29/11/2006 by shar0703
Even with the bad evening entertainment I would still recommend this hotel, there is plenty more to see in and around Belamadena. (read more)
Written on: 15/08/2006 by 1992england1992
Hotel Bali in Benalmadena is a very clean hotel, and I would recommend it to those with children as well as older people! There was a children's club every day of the week! Lots of bars, and there is one called The Bees Knees on the front, which you must visit. The hotel rooms were very clean. This was our third visit to the hotel, and we have already booked again for next year!
It is a fab hotel! There is a big hill in front, but it's well worth it! (read more)
Written on: 01/08/2006 by DAMIANKELLY (1 review written)
The Hotel Bali rooms were dirty on arrival. The wardrobes were dropping to bits. It was just like a grotty bedsit. The room flooded because of a leaking sink, which was reported to reception, but they didn't want to know, so I had to fix it myself. I told the reps the morning after, but they didn't want to know either. They told me to complain when I got home. The cleaner spilled bleach on some of my sons clothes, so i reported it and filled in a complaint sheet, but the reps said it was... (read more)
Written on: 01/08/2006 by Paulwatson1988 (1 review written)
Overall, Hotel Bali in Benalmadena is excellent!! I really enjoyed my holiday, and I would recommend this hotel to anybody! The food was amazing, and I couldn't have wished for a better place to stay. (read more)
Written on: 22/07/2006 by Morgan2006
Brilliant hotel, I would recommend it to anyone wanting a fab holiday. Either families with children or just couples. Theres a range of things on site and surrounding for all ages!! It's a brilliant hotel and would definitely return.
HOTEL BALI - Thanks for making mine and my family's holiday 1 of the best we've been on, keep up the hard work!! Well done. (read more)
Written on: 27/06/2006 by gloria gummerson
I first stayed in the Hotel Bali in Benalmadena when my son was 2 years old. We had a great time, and we only paid £157.00 for half board, which was quite a lot of money 24 years ago. We also oversaw the building of the new hotel at that time. The last holiday we took there, they had building work going on, but you wouldn't have known that, as there was hardly any noise. The staff are all very good, and they all seem stay with the hotel for many years. We are thinking of going back next year... (read more)
Written on: 26/06/2006 by samanthaxx
Everything about the Bali Hotel in Benalmadena is excellent! The children's entertainers were brilliant, and the shows they put on were generally excellent. I never saw a bad show. The food was excellent, and the service was good. The staff were always helpful.
Go there it will be your best holiday ever!! (read more)
Written on: 13/06/2006 by lorrainesmith (1 review written)
The Bali hotel in Benalmadena is the best hotel I have stayed in on the Costa Del Sol, and it is a great resort, even though it was Christmas. If you want to get away for Christmas and don't want to be reminded it is Christmas, then this is a great place to be. The shops are open on Christmas day, and I was sunbathing on Christmas day.
I went back the following summer and it was even better! I went in August and the food was fantastic again. I would go to this hotel all inclusive when I go... (read more)
Written on: 25/05/2006 by cnufc92
Hotel Bali in Benalmadena is a brilliant hotel!! The Med Playa entertainers were very friendly. The hotel was very clean, and the food was very good. The only bad thing was that there was a big hill to get up to the hotel. (read more)
Written on: 04/05/2006 by jango100 (1 review written)
Our holiday at the Hotel Bali in Benalmadena on the Costa Del Sol was a really good value for money holiday in a fabulous location and hotel! (read more)
Written on: 30/04/2006 by bobdog (1 review written)
I was just wondering if there are still diving boards at the Hotel Bali in Benalmadena. If there are, can you please write a comment back. I know it's a bit of a lame review, but we are going on the 17th of July 2006 and my son just wants to know.
P.S. take no notice of my ratings for the hotel, as I have not yet been, but to post a review you have to rate the hotel. So just ignore my ratings. (read more)
Written on: 29/04/2006 by Audrey Blyth (1 review written)
We had a great holiday at the Hotel Bali in Benalmadena, and it was well organised by the reps and hotel staff. Never a miserable face, always smiling. The resort of Benalmedena has plenty to offer from the amazing marina to Paloma Park, which you see with all the animals and birds walking around freely, and it doesn't cost a penny to get in! Local buses run frequently to various locations and are very easy to use and cheap. If you like your home comforts, the resort is full of English bars... (read more)
Written on: 25/04/2006 by cantrill
Our experience at the Hotel Bali in Benalmadena is enough to make sure we never return to the area. The hotel was shabby, and the food was appalling, and not what you'd expect from a 3 star hotel. The hotel staff were unfriendly. The excursions offered by the reps are over-priced. (read more)
Written on: 11/01/2006 by danim2006 (4 reviews written)
In my opinion I think Hotel Bali does not deserve its 3 star rating, it deserves a 5 star rating! This holiday should not be missed . Great hotel, great food, great rooms and great service! (read more)
Written on: 02/01/2006 by david hornby (1 review written)
I would recommend Hotel Bali to anyone who wants five star rewards for a 3 star hotel.
The food was excellent and we were all very well looked after, no hunting at dawn for sunbeds either a most welcome change very close to the excellent marina as well so a real plus point there. (read more)
Written on: 04/11/2005 by nuttynic
The Hotel Bali is an excellent hotel. The kids reps were excellent Nikki Shosh and Kerry were great. The Thomson reps were helpful and always there if we had a problem. (read more)
Written on: 14/10/2005 by bggb
I have been to Benalmadena three times and have booked to go again.
Cardiac Hill as it is called is not that bad at all. Try the hill at Puerto Del Carmen, and then you will know what a steep hill really is.
The Hotel Bali staff were all welcoming and friendly. The Thomson reps were very helpful. Meals at all times were excellent. No problems what-so-ever!
The Marina could do with another lick of paint, but other than that it is really nice to walk round, and in the evening when it is... (read more)
Written on: 06/09/2005 by blonde bird rhe (1 review written)
It was a wonderful holiday as at Hotel Bali the staff were kind and considersate. If you had any complaints they would see to it straight away and the service was brilliant. I would like to go back to Hotel Bali because it was wonderful. (read more)
Written on: 20/08/2005 by cspence165
I did not like the Hotel Bali or resort, Benalmadena was dirty and not very friendly, hotel was very old and tired could do with update, hotel staff were friendly but Thomson reps useless. (read more)
Written on: 02/07/2005 by daveyboy108 (1 review written)
Benalmadena, Hotel Bali - Really enjoyed the stay at the Hotel Bali, climbing "Cardiac Hill" was a bit of a bind, but fun nonetheless. All tourist attractions within easy "cheap" cab fare distance including Tivli World, Aqualand, Cable Cars, Markets, etc. Highly recommend this hotel, and am looking forward to going back in 2006. (read more)
Written on: 29/08/2004 by Sharon Woolf
We stayed at Hotel Bali in April 2004, the hotel is excellent, perhaps a little improvement on the entertainment but overall good, staff very friendly and helpful, children's entertainment good but could be improved, the food was second to none with a vast choice, we especially liked the dessert bar. Drinks in Hotel reasonable and service excellent, will be going back in April 2005. (read more)
Written on: 07/05/2004 by Jackie Gibbons (1 review written)
Benalmadena, Hotel Bali - Had a great time at the Bali. There were 11 of us girls and we were called the Bali girls.
Would love to go back again and get up to mischief. Also liked the 24-hour square which at the weekend had a good buzz to it. The guy in the Bonanza bar is a real dish! (read more)
Written on: 24/04/2004 by nickashman (1 review written)
Hotel Bali is very nice, 2 separate pool areas, staff very helpful, good bar, reasonable entertainment programme. Studios very well appointed, half-board rooms fairly spartan.
Chambermaids did not service the studio all week, but reception apologised with a free bottle of wine and presentation glasses.
Studios would benefit from an oven and a kettle as there are only two electric rings and a coffee maker. (read more)
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