The Best Hotels in Marbella

We’ve filtered out the noise and surfaced the best luxury and boutique hotels in Marbella for you below. Bon voyage!

Hannah, Travel Blogger

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This luxurious beachfront hotel, set between Marbella and Puerto Banús, has 2 luxurious pools and 5 restaurants… See more

This luxurious beachfront hotel, set between Marbella and Puerto Banús, has 2 luxurious pools and 5 restaurants. Surrounded by lush gardens with direct beach access, it offers 1 free green fee per person per stay at Marbella Club Golf Resort.

Featuring bedrooms with a private terrace and sea or garden views, Marbella Club Hotel was originally the private residence of Prince Alfonso von Hohenlohe, the founder of the hotel.

The property has 5 restaurants, serving International and traditional Spanish cuisine. Puerto Banús offers a wide range of designer shops, bars, and restaurants.

The hotel provides shuttle service to Marbella Club Golf Resort. The 18-hole golf course was designed by Dave Thomas and offers views of the Mediterranean Sea and Africa. The property also features a Thalasso Spa with sea views, offering a range of treatments, including a sauna and water bed.

This spacious complex also features a Kids' Club for children. It includes a dance studio, music room, an enchanted forest, among many other leisure and educational facilities.

Rooms from $538

Nobu Hotel Marbella

Rated 8.9 in 637 reviews

Surrounded by gardens and fountains, Nobu Hotel Marbella is set in Marbella. Each accommodation at the 5-star hotel has… See more

Surrounded by gardens and fountains, Nobu Hotel Marbella is set in Marbella. Each accommodation at the 5-star hotel has views to the resort's Plaza square , and guests can enjoy access to an outdoor swimming, a fitness centre and La Suite night club. Plaza de los Naranjos is reachable within 3.6 km and the nearest beach is 500 metres away.

All guest rooms in the hotel are equipped with a flat-screen TV. Every room has a private bathroom, and a terrace with views to the resort's la Plaza square, a leisure area with several restaurants and bars. All units come with a seating area.

A buffet breakfast can be enjoyed in the breakfast area of the Nobu Restaurant. The signature in-house restaurant specializes in Japanese-Peruvian cuisine.

Non-stop guidance is available at the reception with the possibility to pre-arrival check-in.

Plaza de toros Marbella is 4.4 km from Nobu Hotel Marbella, while Puerto Banus is 3.3 km from the property. The nearest airport is Malaga Airport, 43 km from the hotel.

Rooms from $438

Boho Club

Rated 9.0 in 551 reviews

Located in Marbella, 550 metres from Rio Verde Beach, Boho Club provides accommodation with a restaurant, free private… See more

Located in Marbella, 550 metres from Rio Verde Beach, Boho Club provides accommodation with a restaurant, free private parking, free bikes and an outdoor swimming pool. With a fitness centre, the property also features a bar, as well as a garden. The accommodation offers a 24-hour front desk, airport transfers, room service and free WiFi throughout the property.

Guest rooms at the hotel come with air conditioning, a seating area, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a safety deposit box and a private bathroom with a shower, bathrobes and slippers. All rooms are fitted with a kettle, while some rooms are equipped with a kitchen with a fridge and a toaster. At Boho Club each room is equipped with bed linen and towels.

Guests at the accommodation can enjoy a continental breakfast.

Boho Club offers a terrace. The area is popular for cycling, and car hire is available at the hotel.

Casablanca Beach is 2.4 km from Boho Club, while Marbella Bullring is 11 km away. The nearest airport is Malaga Airport, 61 km from the accommodation.

Rooms from $152

Set on the beachfront, in the centre of Marbella's old town, this adults-only hotel offers a spa and outdoor swimming… See more

Set on the beachfront, in the centre of Marbella's old town, this adults-only hotel offers a spa and outdoor swimming pool. Amare Marbella Beach Hotel - Adults Only features free WiFi throughout the property and at the Beach Club.

The modern, stylish rooms are spacious and bright, and most rooms have a balcony with side or front sea views. The hotel also offers Exclusive Rooms, which include VIP treatment and access to the adults-only The One Lounge.

One of the hotel´s main attractions is Amàre Club, divided into 3 areas that combine music and entertaining by the sea. Amàre Beach offers restaurant and sun bathing areas, and Amàre Pool has an outdoor swimming pool and a sun terrace. The Amàre Lounge, a relax area with a bar and café, which also features evening entertainment.

The Mare Nostrum Restaurant offers international cuisine with Mediterranean touches. You can also enjoy stunning views of the sea at the Belvue Rooftop Bar, specialised in cocktails. Restaurant Messina, awarded with a Michelin star, also offers a menu by chef Mauricio Giovanini.

A wide range of treatments are offered at the on-site spa, by Germaine de Capuccini. For stays of more than 1 night, 1 free hydrotherapy circuit per person per stay is included.

The hotel offers a range of activities for adults in Marbella, including live music shows, themed parties, and more. There is an electric car charging point located 200 metres away. Online check-in is also offered to all guests. Málaga Airport is 52 km away, and the hotel can arrange a private shuttle service on request, for a surcharge.

Rooms from $99

Hotel Claude Marbella

Rated 9.8 in 137 reviews

Hotel Claude Marbella is a restored 17th-century building 150 metres from Marbella’s Plaza de los Naranjos. The elegant… See more

Hotel Claude Marbella is a restored 17th-century building 150 metres from Marbella’s Plaza de los Naranjos. The elegant rooms have an iPod dock, 32-inch flat-screen TV and free Wi-Fi.

Rooms at this luxury boutique hotel all include terracotta floors, sandstone baths and fine fabrics. All have a different theme, exclusive furniture and a bathroom with Molton Brown toiletries, a bathrobe and slippers.

Hotel Claude Marbella's restaurant offers breakfast, tapas and Mediterranean snacks. Dinner can be reserved in advance. Meals are served in the beautiful black and white dining room, and there is also 24-hour room service.

A car rental, ticket service and tour desk is available at the 24-hour front desk at Hotel Claude Marbella. The hotel is a 5-minute walk from the beach, only 150 metres from the Bonsai Museum.

Rooms from $290

Conveniently situated in the Marbella Old Town district of Marbella, Hotel Maison Ardois La Ciudadela Marbella is… See more

Conveniently situated in the Marbella Old Town district of Marbella, Hotel Maison Ardois La Ciudadela Marbella is located 500 metres from Venus Beach, 600 metres from El Faro Beach and 600 metres from La Bajadilla Beach. Among the facilities of this property are a restaurant, a 24-hour front desk and room service, along with free WiFi throughout the property. The accommodation provides evening entertainment and a shared lounge.

The hotel will provide guests with air-conditioned rooms offering a desk, a kettle, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with a shower. At Hotel Maison Ardois La Ciudadela Marbella each room comes with bed linen and towels.

A continental breakfast is available daily at the accommodation.

Hotel Maison Ardois La Ciudadela Marbella offers a terrace. The area is popular for cycling, and car hire is available at the hotel.

Popular points of interest near Hotel Maison Ardois La Ciudadela Marbella include Marbella Bullring, Plaza de los Naranjos and Iglesia Mayor de la Encarnacion. The nearest airport is Malaga Airport, 40 km from the accommodation.

Rooms from $238

Puente Romano Beach Resort

Rated 8.7 in 595 reviews

Located between Marbella and Puerto Banús, Puente Romano Beach Resort is situated in front of the beach, surrounded by… See more

Located between Marbella and Puerto Banús, Puente Romano Beach Resort is situated in front of the beach, surrounded by gardens and waterfalls, and offers tennis courts, several swimming pools, and a wellness centre.

Puente Romano Beach Resort offers a 2-star Michelin restaurant by Spanish chef Dani Garcia, seafront bar, pool bar and beach restaurant. There are Italian and Japanese restaurants, a Spanish Brasserie, organic restaurant, Nikkei and Thai restaurants and a gluten free deli. There is also a chill-out area and disco.

All air-conditioned rooms have a private terrace with views of the sea or the gardens, satellite TV, iPod docking station, and free WiFi. One green fee per person per stay is included, for use at Marbella Club Golf Resort.

There are free hammocks on the beach and around the pool. The tennis club has a sauna, Turkish bath, and offers free fitness activities. Activities such as yoga and pilates are also available, as well as a kids club.

Located at the beach club and overlooking the Mediterranean Sea, the spa has a large variety of treatments in its 9 treatment rooms with views of the sea, a hammam, wet area, steam bath, and sauna.

There is a 24-hour reception and a car hire service. Free parking is available.

Rooms from $417

The Oasis by Don Carlos Resort

Rated 8.8 in 175 reviews

The Oasis by Don Carlos Resort, part of Don Carlos Leisure Resort & Spa, is 10 km from Marbella, and 5 minutes’ walk… See more

The Oasis by Don Carlos Resort, part of Don Carlos Leisure Resort & Spa, is 10 km from Marbella, and 5 minutes’ walk from the beach.

With a private terrace, the air-conditioned rooms have modern furnishings and elegant decoration. They include a flat-screen TV, iPod docking station and a private bathroom with bath or shower. There is free Wi-Fi throughout.

This luxurious property offers its guests access to the resort’s impressive facilities. Don Carlos Leisure Resort & Spa has several bars and restaurants, including the seasonal restaurant Ombú Thai, set in the resort's tropical gardens. The Terrasse Cocktail bar offers live music and panoramic sea views and the resort’s private beach club offers a VIP area for The Oasis by Don Carlos Resort guests.

Guests at The Oasis by Don Carlos Resort have free access to the Wellness Center spa circuit. There are also 7 clay tennis courts on site. The resort main swimming pool is heated and offers free hammocks.

Marbella old town is 10 km from the property, while you can reach Malaga Airport in 30 minutes by car.

Rooms from $264

Hotel Don Pepe Gran Meliá

Rated 8.7 in 620 reviews

Hotel Don Pepe Gran Meliá is located on the seafront next to Marbella's Don Pepe Beach, 15 minutes' walk from Marbella… See more

Hotel Don Pepe Gran Meliá is located on the seafront next to Marbella's Don Pepe Beach, 15 minutes' walk from Marbella Old Town. It offers 3 outdoor pools surrounded by gardens, and a spa; and each luxurious room has a large plasma-screen TV.

Rooms at the 5-star Don Pepe have views of the sea, hotel gardens, or mountains. They offer interactive satellite TV, an electronic safe and a minibar. All rooms have free WiFi.

Guests of the hotel receive free access to the heated indoor pool and gym. The hotel also has 1 tennis court and 2 paddle courts. The spa includes a Turkish bath, hot tub and sauna, and offers various massages and treatments.

The hotel also has a grill restaurant specialising in steak, and Mediterranean and barbecue specialties. Its Tahini Restaurant serves Japanese cuisine and offers ocean views.

There is also a private beach club serving snacks, cocktails and smoothies.

Situated on the popular Costa del Sol, Hotel Don Pepe Gran Meliá is just 6 km away from Puerto Banús. Marbella’s historic old town is less than 2 km away.

When booking half board or full board, please note that drinks are not included. Half board consists of breakfast and lunch.

Rooms from $307

Vincci Selección Estrella del Mar

Rated 8.6 in 2202 reviews

Set 400 metres from Elviria Beach, Vincci Selección Estrella Del Mar is a modern hotel that combines contemporary… See more

Set 400 metres from Elviria Beach, Vincci Selección Estrella Del Mar is a modern hotel that combines contemporary architecture with arab-mediterranean décor.

This 5-star luxury hotel features 4 outdoor swimming pools with pool bar, free sun loungers and balinese beds, a 50 square metres private spa, a small fitness centre, restaurants and gardens. All rooms have free WiFi, a seating area, and a furnished balcony.

The Estrella de Mar provides access to a Beach Club for a surcharge. It offers a spa, gastronomy and wellness activities in its 4000 square metres. This includes a spa and wellness area with 7 massage rooms, spa bath, sauna, turkish baths and fitness centre with panoramic views to the sea and various fitness activities such as Aquapilates and fityoga. It is open all year, and access to it carries an additional cost.

Each spacious and bright room at Vincci Estrella del Mar has a balcony or terrace with views of the sea, pools or gardens. All rooms offer air conditioning and heating, a 42-inch flat-screen TV with satellite channels, minibar and free tea/coffee facilities.

The Estrella del Mar Beach Club offers an à la carte restaurant specialised in mediterranean cuisine. There are also sun loungers and balinese beds at the swimming pool are and at the beach, lounge bar, gardens and an infinity pool for adults only overlooking the sea, accesible for an additional charge. Restaurants offer dietary options for guests with allergies and food intolerance.

The Vincci Estrella del Mar Hotel is 400 metres from Elviria Beach. Marbella is just 8 km away and Malaga is 32 km away. The Greenlife Marbella Golf Club is also nearby. Free outdoor parking is available on site.

Rooms from $134

Don Carlos Resort & Spa

Rated 8.5 in 950 reviews

Surrounded by 20.000sq meters of gardens, this luxury resort opens onto Marbella’s Elviria Beach, where it has a private… See more

Surrounded by 20.000sq meters of gardens, this luxury resort opens onto Marbella’s Elviria Beach, where it has a private beach club with VIP amenities. The resort offers several swimming pools, a wellness center and tennis facilities.

Offering free WiFi, each elegant, air-conditioned room at hotel Don Carlos Marbella has a flat-screen TV, with a selection of films. The spacious bathrooms include ''Molton Brown and/or Natura Bissé'' toiletries.

Don Carlos Resort & Spa has several bars and restaurants, including the Ombú Thai restaurant (open seasonally), set in the resort's tropical gardens. The Peacock Cocktail bar offers live music and panoramic sea views.

The Oasis Spa, available for a surcharge, features water circuit with pool, sauna and steam bath, as well as a range of exclusive treatments. There are also 7 clay tennis courts on site. The main swimming pool is heated and offers free hammocks. There is a kid's club and a children's playground.

In the summer, guests can enjoy several parties at the famous Nikki Beach Club, located within the Don Carlos Resort & Spa. Central Marbella is 11 km away.

Rooms from $175

El Fuerte Marbella

Rated 8.7 in 819 reviews

El Fuerte a historic establishment on the Costa del Sol, now transformed to 5 stars, is the Marbella hotel that best… See more

El Fuerte a historic establishment on the Costa del Sol, now transformed to 5 stars, is the Marbella hotel that best combines casual luxury, an exclusive and welcoming atmosphere and the sheer comfort offered by its location on the city centre’s beachfront, which offers stunning sea views right across Marbella’s seafront promenade.

The hotel’s warm Mediterranean character is reflected in its classic interior design that offers guests timeless quality, designed by prestigious Chilean designer Jaime Beriestain’s studio, first-class gastronomy and professional service that puts the finest details first.

Come and discover the refurbished image and significant improvements at Hotel El Fuerte, the destination you’ve come to love over the years, as it takes one step further in offering you an exclusive experience.

Rooms from $119

Hotel Lima - Adults Recommended

Rated 8.9 in 1138 reviews

This modern hotel lies just 100 metres from the beach in the prestigious Costa del Sol resort of Marbella – ideal for a… See more

This modern hotel lies just 100 metres from the beach in the prestigious Costa del Sol resort of Marbella – ideal for a relaxing break in the Andalusian sunshine.

The Hotel Lima is located just outside Marbella’s charming old town, where you can wander the ancient, narrow streets and visit its exclusive boutiques. Spend your day on the beach or head to the elegant marina of Puerto Banús, just 5 minutes away.

Enjoy views across the resort in comfort from the Lima’s rooftop terrace. Then relax in front of the TV before a good night’s sleep in your spacious guestroom.

Rooms from $107

Hotel Guadalmina

Rated 8.3 in 2367 reviews

Hotel Guadalmina Spa & Golf has direct access to San Pedro Beach and the Campo Sur de Guadalmina Golf Course. The resort… See more

Hotel Guadalmina Spa & Golf has direct access to San Pedro Beach and the Campo Sur de Guadalmina Golf Course. The resort has free Wi-Fi and a modern spa.

Each spacious, air-conditioned room at Guadalmina Spa & Golf includes a terrace with views of the sea, gardens or golf course. They also feature a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, free Wi-Fi, a safe and minibar.

Guests enjoy free access to the resort’s fitness room, sun terrace and outdoor pools. There are special rates at the spa, which includes Turkish baths, a hydrotherapy pool, and Finnish Sauna. A range of massage and beauty treatments are also available.

The Taray Restaurant offers a breakfast and dinner buffet accompanied by views of the sea, while the Cocoa Restaurant specializes in Mediterranean cuisine. Acqua Terrace Bar offers cocktails and snacks, and there is also a beach club open during the summer with sun loungers and large VIP beds with cava, fruit, cold towels and pool access available for an extra cost. A kids club is available during the summer months.

Surrounding the hotel is a 18-hole golf course and a 9-hole golf course. There is also a putting green in the hotel.

Hotel Guadalmina is only 6 km from Puerto Banus and 10 minutes’ drive from Marbella Old Town. Secure parking is available on site at an extra cost. Malaga Airport can be reached in a 40-minute drive.

Rooms from $137

Rio Real Golf Hotel

Rated 8.7 in 209 reviews

The Rio Real Golf Hotel is a luxury resort situated 5 km outside Marbella. The hotel has an 18-hole golf course, a… See more

The Rio Real Golf Hotel is a luxury resort situated 5 km outside Marbella. The hotel has an 18-hole golf course, a wellness centre and outdoor swimming pool. Free on-site underground and open-air parking is available.

The rooms at the Rio Real Golf Hotel are stylishly decorated and feature balcony with views of the hotel golf course. All air-conditioned rooms have satellite TV and private bathroom.

Other facilities at the Rio Real Golf Hotel include gym, terrace, club house and restaurant. The hotel wellness centre offers a range of treatments, including massage, facials and wraps. A free shuttle service to the beach is provided to guests in July and August.

Located on the Costa del Sol, the Rio Real Golf Hotel is located close to several beaches. Puerto Banús and the Sierra Blanca mountain range can be reached in under 30 minutes, by car. The nearest airport is Malaga Airport, 40 minutes drive from the property.

Rooms from $156