Gastro Hotels on the costa del sol
A selection of hotels on the Costa del Sol which focus particularly on the cuisine they offer.
Extra care may go in to the breakfast, lunch and dinner menus in the restaurants of these establishments (which probably use local, seasonal cuisine, sourced from in and around the Costa del sol), as well as the decor, atmosphere and level of service offered in its eateries.
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. A buffet breakfast can be enjoyed in the breakfast area of the Nobu Restaurant. The signature in-house restaurant specializes in Japanese-Peruvian cuisine.
Puente Romano Marbella is situated in front of the beach and offers tennis courts, swimming pools, and a wellness centre. The hotel 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.
Featuring direct access to the beach, H10 Estepona Palace is located 1.5 km from the Estepona Marina. This hotel has 3 freshwater pools, 2 of which are for adults and one is heated in winter. The Alborán restaurant serves buffet meals with show cooking. There is also a poolside restaurant and a mini club. Gentlemen are required to wear a shirt or polo-shirt with trousers for dinner.
Kempinski Hotel Bahía Beach Resort & Spa is a luxurious beachfront hotel overlooking the Mediterranean, just 15 minutes’ drive from Puerto Banus. The Kempinski has a buffet restaurant and 3 further restaurants, offering a range of Mediterranean cuisine. Guests can enjoy a drink on the terrace or at the poolside snack bar.
Hotel Fuerte Marbella enjoys a superb beachfront location in the centre of the old town. The El Olivo restaurant offers a buffet breakfast and a changing dinner buffet menu. It also has show cooking. Fuerte Marbella has a piano-bar, a coffee-shop and the Beach Club Restaurant which specialises in fish and paella.