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Get an overview of this hotelBeach, tennis, and acres of gorgeous gardens


On the sea, direct access to beach

This palatial resort and spa is located 10 km from Marbella, and sits on acres of subtropical gardens bordering the golden-sands of Nikki Beach and the sparkling sea. The Santa Maria Golf Course in Puerto Banus is 15 km away.

Newly renovated Beach Club

Guests stroll through lush gardens with Japanese bridges to the resort's tennis academy and private beach club, which has direct access to the beach and a freeform pool with a waterfall; sailboats can be rented on the beach. There are 3 restaurants are onsite, including the beachfront Orange Beach Club restaurant. Spa services and treatments are available.

Sea or mountain views, free WiFi

The hotel offers guestrooms with dark-wood furnishings, varying decor, and views of the sea or surrounding mountains, as well as multi-room suites with full kitchens and flat-screen TVs. Free WiFi is provided.

Renovations & Closures

The following facilities will be closed during the winter:
  • Beach

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Located on Marbella's Golf Mile, this beachfront resort and spa offers an exclusive location in Costa del Sol, where to enjoy the best beach days and sunsets. There are 3 restaurants are onsite, including the Bahia, with views of lush gardens and the sea and the beachfront Orange Beach Club restaurant and bar. The fitness center includes hydro-massage and steam baths. Spa services and treatments, as well as massages, are available.

Adjoining the hotel, the newly renovated Don Carlos Beach Club (open seasonally from Easter to October) features a large, seasonal outdoor pool with a 3-meter/10-foot waterfall and an activity desk where guests can rent a variety of water toys. There are 9 tennis courts located on site, with tennis lessons available. Sun beds and beach towels are available for a surcharge. The Don Carlos Beach Club offers guests the opportunity to engage in water sports such as windsurfing, waterskiing, and jetskiing.

  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Steam room 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 243 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Hair salon 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • Number of poolside bars - 2 
  • Wedding services 
  • Number of coffee shops/cafes - 3 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Computer station 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Turkish bath/Hammam 
  • Business center 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Meeting rooms 13 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Garden 
  • Beach bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Train station pickup (surcharge) 
  • Free self parking 
  • Conference center 
  • Outdoor tennis courts 9 
  • Number of restaurants - 3 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 10764 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 1000 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 13 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa tub 
  • Children's pool 
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount) 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Outdoor tennis courts  
  • Children's club (free)  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Playground on site  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking, Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

  • Premium bedding 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Climate control 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Bidet 
  • Slippers 
  • Bathtub only 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Desk 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Free WiFi 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • MP3 docking station 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Down comforter 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • LCD TV 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Where to Eat

Bahia - A la carte breakfast and occasional dinner (surcharge) are served in this restaurant overlooking the gardens and the sea. The restaurant is decorated in Bisazza tile columns, representing a contemporary and creative version of a local theme, with rich marble floors and white ceilings. Service not available in the summer.

Los Naranjos - Creative European cuisine is served in a light-filled room with wide garden and pool views. Open seasonally from June to September.

Bar La Terrace - This two-level bar has a terrace overlooking the gardens and live piano music every evening. The room has hardwood floors, velvet chairs, and a purple-and-cream color scheme.

Sol y Sombra - Snacks and drinks are served at this poolside bar and restaurant. The walls have a Gaudi-style mosaic design. Guests can dine al fresco in the summer months.

Orange Beach Club - Located by the pool and sea, this beachfront restaurant serves a buffet lunch and offers bar service. Open seasonally from April to October.

Ombú - Located in the resort's tropical gardens, this restaurant is perfect for enjoying a dinner consisting of the most successful Thai dishes. Open seasonally from June to September.

Nearby Things to Do

The Beach Club offers a large, freeform pool with a 10-foot waterfall and an activity desk where guests can hire watersports equipment, such as banana boats, jet skis, personal watercraft, and sailboats.

The Marco Tennis Academy offers a garden setting and 10 courts, including nine clay. Lessons are available for all levels of expertise, and the academy often organizes tournaments. The resort offers easy access to a dozen golf courses, including the Santa Maria Golf and Country Club. Many courses provide discounts to guests.

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

  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Playground on site 
  • Rowing or canoeing on site 
  • Sailing on site 
  • Tennis lessons on site 
  • Volleyball on site 
  • Game drive nearby 

Spa Services

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Prenatal massage 
  • Reflexology 
  • Sports massage 
  • Detoxification wrap 
  • Number of treatment rooms 5 
  • Outdoor treatment areas 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Massages on beach 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • Accessible parking 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


Pets allowed, Only dogs are allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 1, Pet maximum weight in kg is 5

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.


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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 and train station (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for golf tee times, massage services, and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. One child 2 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. 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. Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.
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