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Get an overview of this hotelUpscale resort on the beach, with 11 outdoor swimming pools

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Location

Nestled on the beach, this Playa Blanca resort is within 3 mi (5 km) of Marina Rubicon, Playa Dorada, and Papagayo Beach. Plaza Nuestra Senora del Carmen is 2 mi (3.3 km) away.

Resort Features

Catch some rays at the beach or spend the day relaxing at Dream Gran Castillo Resort's full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the resort's 4 restaurants.

Room Amenities

All 329 rooms offer free WiFi, balconies, and plasma TVs with satellite channels. Other amenities available to guests include sofa beds, minibars, and room service.

Hotel Amenities

All-Inclusive Details

All-inclusive room rates at Dream Gran Castillo Resort are available. These rates are higher because they include onsite food and beverages in the room rate (some restrictions may apply).

Hotel Amenities

Some rates at Dream Gran Castillo Resort are all-inclusive. These rates include onsite meals and beverages, and may include taxes and gratuities. Additional charges may apply for meals at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, certain beverages, and other amenities.

Dream Gran Castillo Resort features a full-service spa, 11 outdoor swimming pools, a waterslide, and a health club. Dining is available at one of the resort's 4 restaurants. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the resort's bars, which include 3 bars/lounges and a poolside bar. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access.

Event facilities measuring 7535 square feet (700 square meters) include a conference center and conference space. This luxury resort also offers a children's pool, a nightclub, and a spa tub. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request) is offered to guests. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Total number of rooms - 329 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 3 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Hair salon 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Waterslide 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 11 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Garden 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 700 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 5 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Number of restaurants - 4 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 7535 
  • Free self parking 
  • Conference center 
  • Sauna 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa tub 
  • Steam room 
  • Children's pool 
  • Turkish bath/Hammam 
  • Health club 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Nightclub 
  • Year Built 2006 
  • Supervised childcare/activities 
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Children's pool  
  • Waterslide  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Children's club (free)  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Playground on site  
  • Sofa bed  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
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Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Balcony 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room safe 
  • Sofa bed 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Plasma TV 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Desk 
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Where to Eat

Las Coloradas - This poolside buffet restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast and dinner.

Sansofe Playa - This beachfront restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves dinner only.

Portofino - This poolside restaurant specializes in Italian cuisine and serves dinner only.

La Cascada - This poolside bar specializes in international cuisine and serves lunch and light fare. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

Lobby Bar - Onsite lobby lounge.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

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Nearby Things to Do

11 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool. Other recreational amenities include a waterslide, a health club, a spa tub, and a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Playground on site 
  • Volleyball on site 
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Spa Services

Vitanova SPA has 1 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include massages, facials, body wraps, and body treatments. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including Ayurvedic and hydrotherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub, and Turkish bath/hammam.

Guests under 12 years old are not allowed in the spa.

  • Number of treatment rooms 1 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Body wraps 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Minimum age to access spa is 12 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Massages 
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Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 3 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

No pets or service animals allowed

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Fees

The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • New Year's Eve gala dinner fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.
The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: EUR 25 per week (rates may vary)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 2500, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation. This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. A fee for a mandatory New Year's Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 31 December. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

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