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Overview of Elba Costa Ballena Beach & Thalasso Resort

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On the beach
Outdoor pool, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, sun loungers
View from Room
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, free WiFi

4.1/5 Very Good

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Air Conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment

Explore the area

    Popular LocationCosta Ballena Ocean Golf Club17 min walk
    Popular LocationPlaya de las Tres Piedras10 min drive
    Popular LocationBallena Beach15 min drive
    AirportJerez de La Frontera (XRY)34 min drive

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  • Superior Room (Family 4 adults + 1 child)

    Room amenities

    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 5
    • 2 Double Beds and 1 Twin Bed
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  • Superior Room (Family 3 adults + 3 children)

    Room amenities

    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 6
    • 2 Double Beds and 2 Twin Beds
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  • Sherry Suite 3 Adultos

    Room amenities

    • 430 sq ft
    • Golf view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed OR 2 Twin Beds
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  • Sherry Suite

    Room amenities

    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Standard Double Room (2 adults+1 child)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed and 1 Twin Bed
    More detailsStandard Double Room (2 adults+1 child)
  • Superior Room (Family 3 adults)

    Room amenities

    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed and 2 Twin Beds
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  • Superior Room (Family 3 adults + 2 children)

    Room amenities

    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 5
    • 1 Double Bed and 3 Twin Beds
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  • Junior Suite (2 adults + 1 child)

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Double Bed and 2 Twin Beds
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  • Junior Suite, Golf View (3 adults)

    Room amenities

    • Golf view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed and 1 Twin Bed
    More detailsJunior Suite, Golf View (3 adults)
  • Standard Double Room (3 adults)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 322 sq ft
    • Golf view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed OR 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsStandard Double Room (3 adults)
  • Superior Room (Family 3 adults + 1 child)

    Room amenities

    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Double Bed and 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsSuperior Room (Family 3 adults + 1 child)
  • Junior Suite

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Junior Suite (2 adults +1 child)

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed and 1 Twin Bed
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  • Superior Room (Family 4 adults)

    Room amenities

    • 645 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Double Bed OR 2 Twin Beds
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  • Junior Suite, Golf View

    Room amenities

    • Golf view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed and 1 Twin Bed
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  • Double Room Single Use, Golf View

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 323 sq ft
    • Golf view
    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Twin Bed
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  • Superior Room (Family 4 adults + 2 children)

    Room amenities

    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 6
    • 2 Double Beds and 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsSuperior Room (Family 4 adults + 2 children)
  • Junior Suite, Golf View ( 2 adultos + 2 niños)

    Room amenities

    • Golf view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Double Bed and 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsJunior Suite, Golf View ( 2 adultos + 2 niños)
  • Double Room, Golf View

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Golf view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed OR 2 Twin Beds
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  • Junior Suite (Single use)

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Twin Bed
    More detailsJunior Suite (Single use)
  • Standard Double Room

    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsStandard Double Room
  • Junior Suite For Single Use

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 420 sq ft
    • Partial sea view
    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Double Bed OR 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsJunior Suite For Single Use
  • Standard Double Room Single Use

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Twin Bed
    More detailsStandard Double Room Single Use
  • Junior Suite (3 adultos)

    Room amenities

    • 419 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed OR 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsJunior Suite (3 adultos)
  • Double Room, Golf View (3 adults)

    Room amenities

    • 322 sq ft
    • Golf view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Twin Bed OR 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsDouble Room, Golf View (3 adults)
  • Sherry Suite (2 Adult and 1 Child)

    Room amenities

    • Golf view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed and 1 Twin Bed
    More detailsSherry Suite (2 Adult and 1 Child)
  • Junior Suite, Golf View ( 2adultos y 1 niño )

    Room amenities

    • Golf view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed and 1 Twin Bed
    More detailsJunior Suite, Golf View ( 2adultos y 1 niño )
  • Sherry Suite (2 Adult and 2 Child)

    Room amenities

    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Double Bed and 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsSherry Suite (2 Adult and 2 Child)
  • Double Room, Golf View ( 2 adults + 1 child)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Golf view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed OR 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsDouble Room, Golf View ( 2 adults + 1 child)
  • Family Room (2 adults and 2 children)

    4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Double Bed OR 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsFamily Room (2 adults and 2 children)
  • Superior Room (Family Room 2 adults and 2 children)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 322 sq ft
    • Golf view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Double Bed OR 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsSuperior Room (Family Room 2 adults and 2 children)
  • Doble Swim Up - Only Adults

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsDoble Swim Up - Only Adults

About this area

Rota

Located in Rota, Elba Costa Ballena Beach & Thalasso Resort is on the beach. Moscatel Museum and Rafael Alberti Foundation are cultural highlights, and some of the area's landmarks include Shrine of Our Lady of Regla and Chipiona Castle. Aqualand bahia de Cadiz and Aqualand are also worth visiting.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Costa Ballena Ocean Golf Club - 17 min walk
  • Chipiona Fishing Corrales - 9 min drive
  • Playa de las Tres Piedras - 10 min drive
  • Ballena Beach - 15 min drive
  • Shrine of Our Lady of Regla - 18 min drive

Getting around

  • Puerto de Santa María Station - 21 min drive
  • AirportJerez de La Frontera (XRY) - 34 min drive

Restaurants

  • Gades — 1 min walk
  • Beach Club — 1 min walk
  • Los pinos — 8 min drive
  • The Steakhouse — 8 min drive
  • Pizza Pasta — 8 min drive

About this property

Elba Costa Ballena Beach & Thalasso Resort

4-star beach hotel with a full-service spa
Spend the day relaxing at the beach, practicing your swing on Elba Costa Ballena Beach & Thalasso Resort's golf course, or pampering yourself at the full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants. All 234 rooms provide free WiFi, balconies, and minibars. Guests will also find room service, hair dryers, and safes.
Elba Costa Ballena Beach & Thalasso Resort offers 234 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and safes. Rooms open to balconies. This Rota hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access.

Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Guests can play rounds at the 27-hole golf course. An outdoor pool, a children's pool, and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a health club and a sauna.

Children under 13 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool or health club without adult supervision.

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

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa, Elba Costa Ballena Thalasso Spa. Services include facials, body wraps, body treatments, and manicures and pedicures. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including hydrotherapy and thalassotherapy. The spa is equipped with Turkish bath/hammam.

The spa is open daily.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Self parking on site (EUR 10 per night)
  • Airport shuttle available

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast available 6:30 AM–10:30 AM on weekdays and 7:00 AM–11:00 AM on weekends
  • 2 restaurants and 2 coffee shops
  • 1 poolside bar and 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • 27 holes of golf
  • Billiards/pool table
  • Children's pool
  • Fitness center
  • Full-service spa
  • Golf driving range
  • Outdoor pool
  • Sauna
  • Shopping
  • Spa tub
  • Steam room

Family friendly

  • Children's pool
  • Outdoor pool

Conveniences

  • Elevator

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hair salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Languages spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Business center
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Beachfront location
  • Garden
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Facials
  • Hydrotherapy
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massages
  • Spa open daily
  • Thalassotherapy
  • Turkish bath/hammam

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

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  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning

Bathroom

  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Food and drink

  • Minibar

Outdoor space

  • Balcony

More

  • Desk
  • Phone
  • Safe

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - midnight
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

This property is closed from November 3 2020 to January 31 2021 (dates subject to change).
The following facilities or services will be unavailable from May 21 2020 to December 31 2020 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Spa

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Self parking fee: EUR 10 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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
This property accepts credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted

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 property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property
Children under 13 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool or health club without adult supervision

Property is also known as

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Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Elba Costa Ballena Beach & Thalasso Resort and receive a full refund?
Yes, Elba Costa Ballena Beach & Thalasso Resort offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Elba Costa Ballena Beach & Thalasso Resort cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does Elba Costa Ballena Beach & Thalasso Resort have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool and a children's pool.
Is Elba Costa Ballena Beach & Thalasso Resort pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Elba Costa Ballena Beach & Thalasso Resort?
Self parking is available for EUR 10 per night.
What time is check-in at Elba Costa Ballena Beach & Thalasso Resort?
Check-in is from 3 PM - midnight. After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at Elba Costa Ballena Beach & Thalasso Resort?
Check-out is at noon.
Where is Elba Costa Ballena Beach & Thalasso Resort located?
Nestled on the beach, this Rota hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Costa Ballena Ocean Golf Club, Playa Agua Dulce, and Ballena Beach. Playa de las Tres Piedras and Golfo de Cádiz are also within 2 mi (3 km).
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4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.2/5

Staff & service

4.1/5

Amenities

4.2/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
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Stayed 3 nights in Nov 2019

4/5 Good

Business traveler
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Nice hotel. Very family friendly. Good food at the buffet breakfast and dinner.
Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2019

5/5 Excellent

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Lovely location, lovely pool, beach is 3mins walk from rooms and fantastic. Only negative is you can't get a "snack" late in the evening.
Stayed 3 nights in Sep 2019

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
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Highly Recommended
Fabulous Hotel, great location food and activities. We had a great family holiday
Stayed 3 nights in Aug 2019

5/5 Excellent

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Stayed 5 nights in Jul 2019