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Barcelo Costa Ballena Golf & Spa

Barcelo.comUSD 87*
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#2 of 9 Hotels in Rota
Certificate of Excellence
07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Gardabear - Iceland
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Hotel and the golf course was good and also all service. The food at the hotel was good and varied. The hotel is close to a good beach and worth a visit. You can also hire a bike to view the nearast area around the golf course.

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Alamogordo, New Mexico
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very clean hotel with a good restaurant and just a short walk to the beach. I stayed here for over a month from Feb to April and was completely satisfied with my stay. More food variety would be nice but probably not a problem for short stays. Highly recommend

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BCOSTABALLENA, Guest Relations Manager at Barcelo Costa Ballena Golf & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Jake, Thank you very much for the time you spent to share your personal impressions of your stay at our Barceló Costa Ballena and we thank you for your kind recommendation to Tripadvisor’s readers. We always welcome feedback, as it allows us to continually improve the experience we create for our guests. First and foremost we are deeply sorry...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Golf trip in Spain , great golf training by expert golf trainer. Beautiful golf course, good golf house with good restaurant with variety of good local food. Equipment storage for your equipment. Golf course well kept

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BCOSTABALLENA, Guest Relations Manager at Barcelo Costa Ballena Golf & Spa, responded to this review

Dear guest, We highly appreciate your gentle opinion about your stay at Barceló Costa Ballena Hotel. Your honest comments can be a very valuable reference for other clients who are thinking of staying with us, therefore we thank you for taking the time to share your experience on TripAdvisor. It is really a pleasure to know that we have met...

Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Good hotel, very comfortable and good value for money to discover the province. The setting is very nice and easily accessible, the rooms large and comfortable, and the catering varied and with good quality in general (we opted for a half board basis) perhaps to improve the desserts. Very professional and attentive staff. It is best to book directly at...

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BCOSTABALLENA, Guest Relations Manager at Barcelo Costa Ballena Golf & Spa, responded to this review

Dear guest, Firstly we would like to thank you for choosing our hotel Barceló Costa Ballena for your holidays as well as for the lovely review you shared. We are fully aware that the gastronomy experience is an important aspect of our guests’ overall satisfaction. Therefore our chefs have created a varied assortment of options including national and international products....

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 December 2016

We stayed in the Barcelo in July , we were visiting friends who own a house opposite this hotel. So location near to them for us was very important . The hotel was fine , the views from our room were good over the golf course. Howerever I would not recommend this hotel unless you have children. They have a...

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BCOSTABALLENA, Guest Relations Manager at Barcelo Costa Ballena Golf & Spa, responded to this review

Dear guest, We greatly appreciate the time you spent to review your experience in our hotel during July 2016. It is extremely disappointing for us to read that we were not able to cover your needs in this occasion, because at Barceló we always strive to exceed guests' expectations and your comments will help our teams reaching that goal. For...

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Having visited Barcelo Montecastillo Golf in Jerez thought we would try Balreclo Cosat Ballena Golf.in Cadiz Having booked, contacted the hotel to book tee times, was told that unlike Montecastillo there was no golf included in fact despite being called "Golf" it doesn't have a course (unlike Montecastillo) This isn't obvious when you look on the website. Or maybe it's...

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BCOSTABALLENA, Guest Relations Manager at Barcelo Costa Ballena Golf & Spa, responded to this review

Dear guest, Firstly we like to thank you having contacted us and for sharing your expectations and experiences. We deeply apologize for the misunderstanding regarding the golf club and I would like to make sure that we have taken note of your comments. Indeed the properties and therefore the procedures of the golf courses between Montecastillo and Costa Ballena are...

Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

We went with my husband and two kids aged 8 and 4. Most of the days were very quite so the breakfast buffet and dinner were nice and tranquil. On one of the days there was a big group and the queue to sit down at the restaurant was very long. The weather and beach were fantastic. An average of...

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BCOSTABALLENA, Deputy Manager at Barcelo Costa Ballena Golf & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Firstly, we would like to thank you for the lovely review that you shared with the followers of Tripadvisor after your recent visit to our Barceló Costa Ballena Golf & Spa. Also we are delighted to read that we were able to match your holiday expectations. We have taken good note of your remark on the queues at...

Ashtead
Reviewed 8 November 2016

The hotel is 5 minutes away from an amazing beach, but not much else in the area that is open in October. The food was amazing in the hotel - really surpassed our expectations. Disappointing that as it was the end of October there was no air conditioning in the rooms nor did the fridge work and when we asked...

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BCOSTABALLENA, Deputy Manager at Barcelo Costa Ballena Golf & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Stephen, Thank you for sharing your feedback on your recent holiday experience among us, our main goal being to ensure we keep on delivering unforgettable holiday experiences to our guests, your comments are crucial in this process therefore we highly value your time and constructive critics. We regret your dissapoinment with our Spa price. But i have to say...

Alftanes, Iceland
Reviewed 30 October 2016

This was probably our twelfth stay at Barcelo Costa Ballena Golf & Spa. We have come regularly since 2006 to play golf and book through the Icelandic travel agency Heimsferðir which also operates an exellent golf scool on the premises. The + are: - Professional and exellent hotel staff - Rooms are well planned (except for the transparent toilet door)...

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BCOSTABALLENA, Deputy Manager at Barcelo Costa Ballena Golf & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Ornsteinar, First of all we would like to express our sincerest gratitude for your trust and loyalty to Barceló Hotels & Resorts for your holidays and for choosing our Barceló Costa Ballena hotel this time around, it is indeed a great source of satisfaction to read that once again you had a pleasant stay among us. We also appreciate...

Coin, Spain
Reviewed 26 October 2016

A group of 40 of us spent three nights here, visiting some of the interesting places in the area. On arrival all went well and key cards were ready and waiting for everyone. Our room was a good size and well equipped. Our room looked out over the pool and golf course. It was in a block next to the...

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BCOSTABALLENA, Deputy Manager at Barcelo Costa Ballena Golf & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Petrosey, We would like to express our gratitude for the comments you made about your recent visit. We are delighted to hear that your holiday at Barceló Costa Ballena Golf was an enjoyable one. We continuously strive to deliver high standards and to ensure that all our guests leave with beautiful vacation memories. Moreover we thank you for...

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Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Golf Course
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Barcelo Costa Ballena Golf & Spa**** hotel, built in typical Andalusian style architecture, is located on Costa Ballena, between Rota and Chipiona, in the province of Cadiz. It is located opposite a golf course with 27 holes and close to the white sand beaches of Costa de Cadiz, and offers a free shuttle service to the beach during the summer season. The rooms at this cosy hotel boast spaciousness and light; they are fully equipped and have lovely terraces with direct views of the swimming pool and golf course. Relaxation seekers will love the U-Spa which offers all the latest health and beauty treatments as well the super relaxing water therapy circuit. Sports enthusiasts can enjoy the privileged environment and enjoy the wonderful horse riding routes, bike rides, paddle tennis, football pitches.... During the holidays, the youngest members of the family can enjoy themselves with the fun-packed programme of water, sports and leisure activities that take place daily under the supervision of our entertainment team, both in the hotel gardens and in the miniclub. The hotel also has a buffet restaurant where you can savour the typical Andalusian cuisine and an exquisite selection of national and international dishes. Barcelo Costa Ballena Golf & Spa offers you the possibility to perfectly combine work and pleasure. The hotel offers 5 fully equipped meeting and convention rooms, the rooms also have a large outdoor area which is the ideal location for hosting cocktail receptions, sunset dinners, etc. Come and discover this paradise of beaches and dunes in Cadiz and enjoy an unforgettable holiday with your partner or family in a hotel that has recently been awarded the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2013. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Barcelo Costa Ballena Golf & Spa

Address: Urb Costa Ballena - Avda Reina Sofia s/n, 11520 Rota, Spain
Region: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Cadiz > Rota
Price Range: $97 - $877 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Barcelo Costa Ballena Golf & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 228
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Also Known As:
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Barcelo Costa Ballena Golf And Spa
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Barcelo Costa Ballena Spa
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#1 On the Beach Hotel in Rota
#2 Luxury Hotel in Rota
#4 Family Hotel in Rota
#5 Romantic Hotel in Rota
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“Rooms as far from the children's club as possible.”
Turtlequeen22, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“One of the good things is that all the rooms face the same way. The rooms on the ground floor suffer from traffic noice in the corridors.”
ornsteinar, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The suites are nice :)”
Steinihfj, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We did not like the glass door/wall bathroom or the wash basin being outside of the bathroom. ”
vrich1, 13 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Any room is good!!!! Try to make a reservation including HB. It worths for the price of the food, it's much better!!!”
AnaPedro31, 14 May 2016 | Read review
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