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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

I spent 5 beautiful days in this beach resort; spacious and clean, cordial and professional waiters. Weakness of the food but the pools and the park are very beautiful. Big and clean room with everything you need. A++++

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Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed in the Don Carlos for 5 days (5-10 March 17), as we used this hotel for a global conference that I was co-ordinating. From beginning to end, the staff were First Class!! Fantastic service, efficient, nothing was too much trouble. Special mention to: Cristina for her outstanding patience, support and service for making our event such an enormous...

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Javier M, Director General at Don Carlos Leisure Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Mrs Bloxham, I am glad your conference went so well, and that you enjoyed your time spent amongst us. I will share the positive comments about your experience with all my team here at the Don Carlos, and especially with Cristina. I have taken note about the pillows, although we do happen to have a firmer type of pillow...

England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went with my family and friend to spend some of my holidays there and he service was really good. Pamela from guest relations was so kind to us that made our holiday complete. Thanks Don Carlos! And thanks Pamela!!

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DonCarlosResort, P.A. at Don Carlos Leisure Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thanks to you. Our goal is that you feel home away from home. We really appreciate your comments and we will talk to Pamela for her good job. We hope to welcome you soon to Don Carlos Leisure Resort & SPA. Yours sincerely, Irene López P. A.

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely grounds, food and staff. We stayed for 4 nights in one of the Villas, where Maria took great care of us. Perfect location to walk to some great restaurants. Easy access to the beach and fun with tennis lessons.

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DonCarlosResort, P. A. at Don Carlos Leisure Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear guest, We are so pleased that you have enjoyed your stay in our Deluxe Villas. Thank you very much for your time writing and for your nice words. We hope to welcome you soon. Yours sincerely, Irene López P. A.

Luzern
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A resort that has everything to offer for families as well as couples. Lazy pool time or active vacation - you can find both at this well kept resort. The staff in every department are amazing. Very friendly and helpful, everywhere are you met with a smile and professional style. Even though the resort offers fine dining they do not...

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DonCarlosResort, P. A. at Don Carlos Leisure Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your comments, we really apreciate them and I convey to the staff. This is our best reward that you have enjoyed your stay with us and you keep nice memories. We hope to welcome you soon, Yours sincerely, Irene López P. A.

Canton of Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really enjoyed our stay here, loads to do, nice clean rooms, hospitable staff, and superb entertainment. Spent countless hours down by the pool. Also enjoyed being in the bar after dinner with some great live entertainment.

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Javier M, Director General at Don Carlos Leisure Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Greg, Thank you for taking the time to post your positive feedback. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Kind regards, Javier Mendizabal

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband, my brother and myself had had a wonderful night in Don Carlos hotel in costa Del sol celebrating New Year's Eve.The service and food was excellent, the whole night was finely managed, good entertainment. Looking forward to come back in the future.

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Javier M, Director General at Don Carlos Leisure Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your positive comments. We look forward to welcoming you back next year. Kind regards, Javier Mendizabal

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Don Carlos hotel Elveria, Marbella has a fabulous atmosphere, facilities, staff, grounds to die for and if I played tennis which I don't it would have been paradise. Allowing our dog was the main reason we stayed there and they couldn't of been more accommodating. For an old tower block it had a modern feel. We were on the...

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Javier M, Director General at Don Carlos Leisure Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Gary, Thank you for taking the time to publish your opinion, it means a lot to us. I am glad you enjoyed your recent stay amongst us. We look forward to welcoming you back to Marbella together with your dog, and I hope to personally meet you next time you come around. Kind regards, Javier Mendizabal General Manager

Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Great experience here. Huge complex with several nice restaurants and very friendly helpful staff in all departments of the hotel. Immaculately clean. Our favourite was the buffet breakfast, fit for a king!!! We will defiantly visit this lovely hotel again.

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Javier M, Director General at Don Carlos Leisure Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your comments! it helps our staff keep motivated. We look forward to seeing you back at the Don Carlos soon. Best regards, Javier Mendizabal General Manager

Reviewed 26 January 2017

We stayed there in January 2017 and it felt like we had the whole place only for us. The staff from receptionist to the doorman and room maid were very helpful and nice. The rooms are spacious and clean with a big TV. I would recommend to pay a little more for the rooms with the view of the ocean....

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Javier M, Director General at Don Carlos Leisure Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to praise our hotel. The sunset is really something! We look forward to seeing you again soon. Warm regards, Javier Mendizabal General Manager

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A luxurious beachfront jewel surrounded by 40,000m2 of luscious tropical gardens - the largest on the Costa del Sol. This sublime resort offers fabulous views of the coast and direct access to the most gorgeous beach in Marbella. Guests can also count on stunning facilities, first-class personalized service, a relaxed yet sophisticated atmosphere - and yearlong sunshine. It effortlessly caters to all desires with a wide selection of watersports, several pools, a highly reputed tennis club, a range of superb restaurants and aboutiquespa. The beach club - created by luxury spatial designer Melvin Villarroel - is recognized as one of the most "unique spaces" in Marbella. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Don Carlos Leisure Resort & Spa

Address: Avda. Zurita s/n, 29604 Elviria, Marbella, Spain
Region: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Malaga > Costa del Sol > Marbella > Elviria
Price Range: $250 - $598 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Don Carlos Leisure Resort & Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 243
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Also Known As:
Don Carlos Leisure Resort And Spa
Don Carlos Leisure Hotel Marbella
Don Carlos Resort
Don Carlos Marbella
Don Carlos Hotel Marbella
Carlos Don Hotel
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