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    Barcelo Costa Ballena Golf & Spa

    Urb Costa Ballena - Avda Reina Sofia s/n, 11520 Rota, Spain
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    Overview
    • Excellent45%
    • Very good37%
    • Average12%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “costa ballena” (10 reviews)
    “kids club” (4 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Family Rooms
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
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    1 - 5 of 85 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Highly recommended! Staff was great. There was entertainment every night. The prices were reasonable. Located in a good part of town. Rooms were very clean and comfortable. I will definitely be staying here again on my next trip.More

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    Response from BCOSTABALLENA, Guest Relations Manager at Barcelo Costa Ballena Golf & SpaResponded 2 days ago

    Dear guest, Thank you for your great feedback of your recent stay at our Barceló Costa Ballena and for your recommendation to the TripAdvisor community. We are happy our hotel and staff were able to meet all your needs during your stay. It is magnificent...More

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    My stay in Barcelo Costa Ballena Hotel was excellent, the variety of food was enormous with professional service, very good swimming pools and nice surrounding. I recommend the hotel for families stays as well as for business trips.

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I enjoyed the stay in the hotel. It is a good place for any category of tourist - business, family, young people. Everyone can feel comfortable there. The restaurant serves high quality food by various cuisines. Recommended!More

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    Response from BCOSTABALLENA, Guest Relations Manager at Barcelo Costa Ballena Golf & SpaResponded 1 week ago

    Dear guest, Firstly thank you very much for the time you have spent to write and share your opinion reviewing your stay at our hotel Barceló Costa Ballena. It is wonderful for our whole team to know that you enjoyed our facilities as well as...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The hotel was clean and very high standard. The kids entertainment was fantastic - games in the pools etc. The views were stunning and staff helpful and friendly. The food was really overpriced which is our only complaint, but there were many bars and restaurants...More

    Thank hayleyBasingstoke
    Response from BCOSTABALLENA, Guest Relations Manager at Barcelo Costa Ballena Golf & SpaResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Hayley, It is wonderful to receive comments like yours, where we read that you and your kids have fully enjoyed your stay at our hotel Barceó Costa Ballena. It is always our objective to ensure the best value and the prices to our customers...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We came to Costa Ballena as we have friends in the location, we had a fantastic family holiday in Barcelo Golf & Spa, it is a very modern spacious hotel geared toward families with a kids club, night time entertain and 2 pool areas. It's...More

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    Response from BCOSTABALLENA, Guest Relations Manager at Barcelo Costa Ballena Golf & SpaResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Aisling, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience and for your kind recommendation. We are very happy to hear that you and your family enjoyed your stay with us at Barceló Costa Ballena. In the name of all the staff members,...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Golf Course
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 86 - US$ 359 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 On the Beach Hotel in Rota
    • #2 Luxury Hotel in Rota
    • #4 Family Hotel in Rota
    • #5 Romantic Hotel in Rota
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 228
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    • Location
    • Spain >
    • Andalucia >
    • Province of Cadiz >
    • Rota
    • Also Known As
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    • Barcelo Costa Ballena Golf And Spa ,
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    Traveller (433)
    Room & Suite (77)
    Pool & Beach (62)
    Dining (22)
    Hotel & Grounds (314)
    Bathroom (20)
    Family and Play Areas (15)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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    "Rooms as far from the children's club as possible."
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    "One of the good things is that all the rooms face the same way. The rooms on the ground floor suffer from..."
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