Cabo de Gata-Níjar Nature Reserve - Hotels & Accommodation

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CAbo de Gata Nature Reserve - Accommodation

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There is an increasing selection of hotels and self-catering options for tourists and visitors, including villas, apartments, guesthouses and hotels. These can be found both in and around the Cabo de Gata Nature Reserve, in the local villages as well as in rural, countryside locations. San José, being a popular tourist destination, has the most on offer, however you will find various forms of accommodation on offer throughout the whole park, including camping. 


There are a wide variety of hotels on offer in the Cabo de Gata Nature Reserve. The majority are located in the coastal resort of San José, however there are also many others spread across the park, especially in the villages of Las Negras, Agua Amarga and Rodalquilar, often giving spectacular views across the landscape and offering very welcoming places to stay.

Almeria City

These hotels are located in between Almeria city and the Cabo de Gata Nature Reserve, with easy access from Almeria airport. They offer direct access to the beach and very easy access to the reserve.

Barceló Cabo de GataBarceló Cabo de Gata

This elegant hotel offers direct access to El Toyo Beach. It includes 4 outdoor swimming pools, a spa and a free Wi-Fi zone. Each spacious room has a furnished terrace and is decorated with stylish wooden furniture. Read More


Cabogata Garden Hotel & SpaCabogata Garden Hotel & Spa

The luxurious Cabogata Garden Hotel & Spa is located next to El Toyo Beach and offers spacious rooms with a private balcony. The hotel features a spa and outdoor pool. Rooms feature simple décor and include a private bathroom.


San Jose

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Hotel Blanca BrisaHotel Blanca Brisa

This hotel is 400 metres from the beach in Cabo de Gata, and 100 metres from the Salinas with its exotic birdlife. Most of the spacious rooms have a private balcony and all have a private bathroom with bath, shower and hairdryer.


Las Negras

Hotel Spa CalagrandeHotel Spa Calagrande

This stylish spa hotel is located within the beautiful Cabo de Gata-Níjar Natural Park, in the village of Las Negras. It offers an outdoor pool and a hot tub with views of the Cerro Negro Mountain. The restaurant serves regional meals and is surrounded by gardens.



This hotel is located in Rodalquilar and built around a large central patio with a fountain and palm trees. The décor combines typical Andalusian details with modern design. An outdoor swimming pool and fitness centre are just two of the high quality services on offer.


San José

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Cortijo El SotilloCortijo El Sotillo

This converted 18th-century farmhouse is located 700 metres from San José Beach. It offers horse riding facilities, an outdoor pool and tennis court, as well as a restaurant which serves traditional Mediterranean cuisine and has a range of Spanish wines.


Hotel AtalayaHotel Atalaya

Hotel Atalaya is set in San José, just 150 metres from the beach. Rooms are set around a garden patio and come with private bathrooms with bathtubs. There is a bar and a free Wi-Fi zone in the café-bar.


Hotel Villa MaltésHotel Villa Maltés

Located in the rural countryside, just 10 minutes drive from the beaches of San José, this property features a shared outdoor pool, a large garden area and a café-bar. Each room has a private bathroom and apartments come with fully equipped kitchens. 


Agua Amarga

Hotel El Tio KikoHotel El Tio Kiko

Tio Kiko is located in Agua Amarga, just 150 metres from the beach. Each air-conditioned room includes a private hot tub and balcony. It boasts an outdoor swimming pool surrounded by sun terraces and gardens. There is a gym and massages can be arranged.


Hotel SenderosHotel Senderos

Hotel Senderos is located 3 minutes’ walk from Agua Amarga Beach. It features an indoor swimming pool and a sun terrace, as well as a restaurant and outdoor seating area.


Hotel Las CalasHotel Las Calas

The las Calas Hotel is located just 20 metres from the beach and is built in a typical Andalusian style, surrounded by gardens and terraces. Each air-conditioned room includes a minibar and a bathroom with hairdryer.



As well as the selection of hotels on offer, there is the fun and exciting option of camping. There are a number of campsites in the nature reserve and most boast swimming pools and have various activities on offer, perfect for family fun.

Camping Cabo de GataCamping Cabo de Gata

Camping Cabo De Gata is 10 minutes’ walk from the beach. It offers an outdoor pool, tennis court, and air-conditioned wooden-floored bungalows with a large furnished patio. The complex has a bar and restaurant.


Camping Albergue TauCamping Albergue Tau

Camping Albergue Tau is just 400 metres from San José Beach and offers simple rooms with shared bathroom facilities. It has a restaurant, a games area with ping-pong and pool tables and a small shop, selling traditional Arabic-style products.


Camping Los EscullosCamping Los Escullos

Camping Los Escullos is situated in San José, 700 metres from Playa del Arco Beach. A swimming pool and a gym with a hot tub and sauna can be found on site. The air-conditioned bungalows here include free Wi-Fi, free private parking and a terrace.