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Solihull, WM
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited this hotel for a week from November 2nd. Hotel was almost empty but even so the outdoor pool was lovely and warm. So relieved as many hotel pools out of season are freezing. The pool bar staff are lovely as are the staff in the late night bar (where we enjoyed a regular night cap). Breakfast was fine. We...

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Wellfleet, Massachusetts
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We spent 4 nights here to just lay in the sun during the day and go into the historic center at night. We loved our stay here. The hotel is spacious and beautiful and we had a view of the ocean. The breakfast room is airy and wonderful with a breakfast spread that is out of this world! they make...

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

Dear Guest, We love your comments!, Thank you very much for sharing your experience at Don Carlos Resort with future guests. We are more that happy to read we you have enjoyed memorable stay since this is the purpose of our work. We hope to welcome you very soon. Kind regards, Alejandra Lira General Manager

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 October 2016

The hotel is very nice and it's located in Elviria, 20 min drive from Marbella Town. The beach in this area is wide and good, it's located next to the Nikki Beach, which is not my cup of tea but it didn't bother us at all. The hotel has 2 swimming pools, the first one quite wide and great for...

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

Dear Ana, Thank you so much for your detailed review and for choosing Don Carlos Resort in your last visit to Marbella. I will share your comment with the team, they will receive them with joy and grateful. It is a shame you did not had the chance to try our new spa, it is a paradise on earth were...

Beirut, Lebanon
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Very nice Hotel. I got a room with balcony, allowing us to smoke on the balcony. The hotel has 2 pools. 1 minute to the nikky beach. The breakfast is at the pool which is very nice and relaxing. I recommend this place.

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

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for choosing Don Carlos Resort in your last visit to Marbella and sharing your experience with future guests and recommend the hotel. We are very happy that you have enjoyed and look forward to welcome you soon. Kind regards, Alejandra Lira General Manager

ireland
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

We had a 3 day meeting here. The meeting facilities are very good and the staff very helpful. The rooms are very comfortable, great showers and loads of little extras. Lovely grounds and pools. We had a great dinner on one night and that was very good and the buffet lunch each day was very good with loads of variety...

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

Dear Nedy, Thank you very much for sharing your experience at Don Carlos Resort with future guests. We are very happy to learn you have enjoyed our service and gastronomy offer. We look forward to welcome you soon may be this time for leisure. Kind regards, Alejandra Lira General Manager

Norristown, Pennsylvania, United States
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

This was a really nice place. The extensive grounds were beautiful. The rooms were nicely furnished. The spa was first class with extensive services. The front desk staff and all the wait staff were helpful and spoke English - they were also patient with my Spanish. Would return tomorrow, except it's cold now!

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

Dear Mr. Doug, Thank you very much for choosing Don Carlos Resort in your last visit to Marbella and for taking the time to share your experience with future guests. I will share all your comments with the team, we are very happy to read you have enjoyed your stay. We hope to welcome you soon, there is no need...

Leicestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the Don Carlos for a 3 day break honeymoon! I have to say this is the best hotel I have ever stayed in! You cannot fault it one bit! Food amazing! Cleanliness is outstanding they gave us fresh towels everyday and made the beds! Brilliant! When we arrived they welcomed us with a glass of champagne and...

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

Dear Shelly, Thank you very much for choosing Don Carlos Resort in your last visit to Marbella. We are very honoured about your comments, on behalf of Don Carlos team thank you very much for your nice words about the hotel and service, this is the purpose of our work, make our guests feel special and pampered. We look forward...

Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Friendly welcome and decent enough room albeit not spectacular. Room service excellent. Large conference taking place during our stay but staff coped very well. Great service at breakfast, staff most attentive and quality of food excellent. We remained around the top pool area and again service at pool bar/restaurant very good. Nice gardens and convenient to beach with good facilities...

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London
Reviewed 7 October 2016

It was rather busy when we arrived. I was staying with a friend and we had asked for a twin room. It took 3 attempts to get one, where the beds were not pushed up together! We visited the Orange Beach Club - the service was extremely bad and it took a long time to get menu, then to get...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I holidayed at the Don Carlos for a week. The staff, pool, gardens and beach club are all wonderful and what you would expect. We found the menu choices at the pool side restaurant and beach club restaurant limited and the food is not 5 star quality (although certainly 5 star price). The gym at the hotel...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Minibar
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • 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: $256 - $488 (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 Hotel Marbella
Don Carlos Leisure Resort And Spa
Don Carlos Resort
Don Carlos Marbella
Don Carlos Hotel Marbella
Carlos Don Hotel
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