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Get an overview of this hotelUpscale hotel on the beach, with 3 outdoor swimming pools

Popular property highlights

Free parking
Free WiFi
Restaurant
Swimming pools
Business centre

Location

Located in Rota, this beachfront hotel is next to a golf course and within 9 mi (15 km) of Corrales of Rota, Luna Castle, and Barbadillo Winery. Gonzales Byass Winery and Royal Andalusian School of Equestrian Art are also within 20 mi (32 km).

Hotel Features

Spend the day catching some rays at the beach, relaxing by one of Barceló Costa Ballena Golf & Spa's 3 outdoor swimming pools, or pampering yourself at the full-service spa.

Room Amenities

All 228 rooms offer free WiFi and free wired Internet, plus furnished balconies and flat-screen TVs with satellite channels. Minibars, room service, and in-room massages are among the other amenities available to guests.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Renovations & Closures

The property is closed during November, December, and January.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

You'll be playing in the surf in no time with a free ride on the hotel's complimentary beach shuttle. At Barceló Costa Ballena Golf & Spa you can cool off in one of the 3 outdoor swimming pools and indulge in a pampering afternoon at the full-service spa.

Dining options at the hotel include a restaurant, a coffee shop/café, and a snack bar/deli. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. A computer station is located on site and wireless Internet access is complimentary. This beach hotel also offers a complimentary children's club, a children's pool, and a seasonal outdoor pool. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge.

Barceló Costa Ballena Golf & Spa is a smoke-free property.

  • Bar/lounge 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 3 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Free beach shuttle 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Turkish bath/Hammam 
  • Conference space 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Year Built 2005 
  • Restaurant 
  • Meeting rooms 5 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Steam room 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Health club 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Computer station 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Children's pool 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Free parking nearby 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Total number of rooms - 228 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 5 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Wedding services 
  • Garden 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Children's club (free)  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Playground on site  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Spanish

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), Free parking nearby

Room Amenities

  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Furnished balcony 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Minibar 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Bidet 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Number of bathrooms -  
  • In-room massage available 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired Internet 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7:30 AM and 10:30 AM.

Restaurante Albatros - Overlooking the golf course and garden, this restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Reservations are required.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

3 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool. In addition to a seasonal outdoor pool, other recreational amenities include a health club and a steam room.

Children under 11 years old are not allowed in the health club, fitness facility, or spa tub without adult supervision.

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

  • Playground on site 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Horse riding/rental on site 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 

Spa Services

U-spa has 5 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include hot stone massages, sports massages, Swedish massages, and facials. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, Ayurvedic, and hydrotherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub, a steam room, and Turkish bath/hammam.

The spa is open select days. Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision. Guests under 4 years old are not allowed in the spa.

  • Number of treatment rooms 5 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body treatments 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Thalassotherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Hot stone massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Minimum age to access spa is 4 
  • Reflexology 
  • Sports massage 
  • Detoxification wrap 
  • Massages 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at noon

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 11:30 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.
No rollaway/extra beds available
Only service animals are allowed

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: EUR 15 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: EUR 18 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Barceló Costa Ballena Golf
  • Barcelo Costa Ballena Golf And Spa
  • Barceló Costa Ballena Golf Hotel
  • Barcelo Costa Ballena Golf Hotel Rota
  • Barceló Costa Ballena Golf Hotel Rota
  • Barceló Costa Ballena Golf Rota
  • Barcelo Costa Ballena Hotel
  • Barcelo Costa Ballena Spa

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. 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. 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.


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