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Get an overview of this hotelLuxury, family-friendly resort on the Costa del Sol

Popular property highlights

Pets allowed
Free WiFi
Restaurant
Swimming pools
Business centre

Near Old Marbella

Located in the middle of the Paseo Marítimo promenade, Gran Melia Don Pepe is an upscale getaway on Spain's sun-drenched southern coast. Guests can dine on local seafood at Fontanilla Beach, a 10-minute walk away, or visit the picturesque old churches and charming squares of Marbella's Old Quarter.

3 pools and a Kids' Club

Guests can make the most of the sunshine, with 2 tennis courts, 2 outdoor pools (one specifically for kids), and 9 venues for alfresco drinking and dining. Adults can take time out in the indoor pool, free wellness center, and 24-hour gym, while the little ones make friends at the Kids' Club.

Sea or sierra views

Rooms are traditionally decorated with neutral tones and fully equipped with free WiFi and LCD TVs. After choosing from a pillow menu, guests can wake up to premium views over either the sea or Sierra de la Nieves, a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve. Room service is available 24 hours a day.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Spend the day at the beach and work on your tan with sun loungers (chaise longues) or relax in the shade with cabanas (surcharge). Pamper yourself with a treatment at the full-service spa and enjoy amenities at Gran Melia Don Pepe like a children's club and an outdoor pool.

The hotel offers 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 beach bar and a poolside bar. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wired and wireless Internet access. This Mediterranean hotel also offers a children's pool, 2 outdoor tennis courts, and a health club. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge.

Gran Melia Don Pepe has designated areas for smoking and offers meeting facilities.

  • Number of outdoor pools - 2 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Children's club 
  • Indoor pool 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Business center 
  • Turkish bath/Hammam 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 1710 
  • Terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Hair salon 
  • Concierge services 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 2 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Total number of rooms - 194 
  • Number of floors - 8 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Beach bar 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Beach cabanas (surcharge) 
  • Meeting rooms 10 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Year Built 1964 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Steam room 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Sauna 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Children's pool 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Number of restaurants - 5 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 18406 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Spa tub 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Wedding services 
  • Garden 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor tennis courts  
  • Children's club (free)  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Playground on site  
  • Sofa bed  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Phone 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Minibar (stocked, free items) 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Bidet 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Slippers 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Plasma TV 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Desk 
  • Sofa bed 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Sofa bed size 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Heating 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • HDTV 
  • Pillow menu 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7:30 AM and 11 AM.

TAHINI - This beachfront sushi bar specializes in Japanese cuisine. Reservations are required. Open select days.

T-Bone Grill - This steakhouse serves lunch and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Oyster and Caviar Bar - This delicatessen serves brunch only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Happy hour is offered. Reservations are required.

Gran Cafe Cappuccino - This beachfront coffee shop serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and brunch. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available.

Pool Bar - This poolside restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves lunch and brunch. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor tennis court and a health club are featured at the hotel. An indoor pool, an outdoor pool, a children's pool, and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna and a steam room.

Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool, 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.

  • Fishing on site 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Tennis lessons on site 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Playground on site 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Rowing or canoeing on site 
  • Sailing on site 
  • Boat tours on site 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 

Spa Services

YHI SPA has 8 treatment rooms including rooms for couples and outdoor treatment areas. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, sports massages, and Swedish massages. 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.

Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision. Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa.

  • Number of treatment rooms 8 
  • Outdoor treatment areas 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body treatments 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Prenatal massage 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Thai massage 
  • Minimum age to access spa is 16 
  • 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 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

The credit card used to book the reservation must be presented by the cardholder at check-in along with matching photo identification. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of EUR 50 per pet, per night
  • Up to 5 kg
  • Specific rooms only, restrictions apply
  • Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

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.
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
Only service animals are allowed
Property Registry Number - H/MA/00549

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 30 for adults and EUR 15 for children (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: EUR 15 per day
  • Pet fee: EUR 50 per pet, per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

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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. Reservations are required for 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. 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.

Level Room Benefits

Book a stay in any "Level" room type and receive access to the lounge with daily spirits, late check-out (subject to availability), ironing service of a linen once per stay, free access to the fitness center, amenities for dogs, welcome amenities for kids, 15% off sunbeds, 15% off parking, and 15% off ski equipment rentals.

Full details provided at check-in. Taxes and gratuity may not be included. No refunds for any unused portion of offer. Offer subject to availability. Offer is not valid with groups/conventions and may not be combined with other promotional offers. Other restrictions and blackout dates may apply.


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