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Get an overview of this hotelColonial-style seaside aparthotel with beach club


Beachfront getaway

Directly on the beach, this peaceful, colonial-style property characterised by a wooden balcony façade is set amongst palm trees, 800 metres from Puerto Banus and six kilometres from Marbella.

Pools, water sports

The outdoor pool has sun loungers overlooking the beach, a poolside bar, and children's pool; a private beach club offers deck chairs, parasols, snacks and drinks, and a water sports beach.

Bathing luxuries

The 180 guestrooms extend to decked balconies with cane furnishings, and offer widescreen plasma TVs, and free WiFi; sleek bathrooms feature bathrobes and designer toiletries.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Recreation abounds at Gran Hotel Guadalpin Banus. Facing the sea, the outdoor pool is surrounded by chrome and wood sun loungers with glass side tables. It has a separate children's pool and a poolside bar. A complimentary towel service and shower cubicles are available. Guests can access the beach from the sun terrace, where the beach club offers complimentary sun loungers and parasols. Spa services, including a spa tub and massages are available.

A children's mini-club runs from April to September (every day July and August) with a playground and supervised activities for 3 to 12 year olds.

Gran Hotel Guadalpin Banus offers conference rooms and event catering, a technology helpdesk, and an airport shuttle service on request. Free WiFi is available throughout the hotel and free valet parking is provided.

  • Poolside bar 
  • Children's pool 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Business center 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 180 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Hair salon 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • 24-hour health club 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Turkish bath/Hammam 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 4 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Number of restaurants - 3 
  • Conference center 
  • Free reception 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Sauna 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • DVD player  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Pay movies 
  • DVD player 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Furnished balcony 
  • Climate control 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Minibar 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Bidet 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Desk 
  • In-room safe 
  • Plasma TV 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Where to Eat

La Proa - Contemporary seafood restaurant decorated in fresh hues of blue and white with parquet floors, wood-panelled pillars and a glass fronted show kitchen area. Fresh seafood and locally-caught fish is displayed on ice at the entrance. Sushi and seafood bar. Open-air terrace. Open for lunch and dinner.

Lorea - Bright restaurant decorated in shades of red and cream with mirrored panels, wooden floors, black furnishings and white linen-topped tables. Serves Basque cuisine and classic European dishes. Show cooking station preparing omelettes and other dishes. Tapas bar. Outdoor terrace with stone floor, wicker, wrought iron and marble furnishings, and Mediterranean Sea views. Open daily for buffet breakfast, and buffet and à la carte lunch and dinner.

Ristorante L'Ambasciata - Sister venue of the two Michelin-starred restaurant in Quistello, Italy. Fine Italian cuisine served in a classically furnished dining room with red velvet, gilt mirrors, and ornate mosaic and carpeted floors. Glass-fronted illuminated show kitchen. Private outdoor terrace. Open for dinner.

Abanda - International rice bar serving speciality rice dishes from Thailand, India, Spain and around the globe. Decorated in cheerful yellows with polished stone floors, pictures of the marina, white upholstered chairs and white table linen. Glass-fronted wine cellar. Open for lunch and dinner. Private room available for parties.

Boulevard Café - Open air terrace café running along the side of the aparthotel with outdoor seating on palm tree-lined avenue leading to the beach. Serving snacks and drinks throughout the day.

Sofia Cócteles - Smart cocktail bar adjacent to the lobby. Wooden floors, dark mahogany furnishings and bold printed armchairs. Leads to open-air terrace at the front of the aparthotel. Open daily until late.

Beach Club - Set directly on the sand facing the Mediterranean Sea. Snacks and beverages are served to guests on sun loungers or by the beach club dining area. Open throughout the day.

Pool Bar - Drinks, tropical fruit juices and snacks and are served at the poolside bar. Waiter and bar service available.

Nearby Things to Do

Special rates can be arranged for most of the golf courses in the area as well as bookings for tee-off times, golf lessons and transfers. There are 27 courses within a 20 kilometre radius of the aparthotel. Bicycles can be hired at the aparthotel.

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

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Motor boating on site 
  • Mountain biking on site 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 

Spa Services

  • Thai massage 
  • Sports massage 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • 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 path of travel 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Braille or raised signage 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 4 PM


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 charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
The hotel resort fee includes:
  • Breakfast
  • Pool access
  • Beach access
  • Fitness center access
  • Internet access
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.

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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. A resort fee is included in the total price displayed.

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