Don Carlos Leisure Resort & Spa

Spain, Mainland Spain, Costa Del Sol, Marbella
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Resting on the stunning beaches of Spain’s southern region of Costa del Sol, The Don Carlos Leisure Resort and Spa is one of the most breath-taking 5 star beach resorts in Spain. Situated in Marbella, The Don Carlos is just minutes from the famous Elviria Beach and plays host to its own private beach club on the Nikki Beach respectively.

Amidst sprawling tropical landscapes, the hotel provides its guests with four swimming pools, a spa, tennis courts, a golf club, water sports and a free gym. This family friendly destination encompasses the mellowness of beach life with all of the luxuries of modern living.


The Don Carlos Leisure Resort & Spa has 243 elegant rooms, each complete with modern décor, private bathroom and free Wi-Fi. Family rooms are calming, spacious and boast a contemporary design scheme that combines warm hues and natural wood finishes. The resort even offers private villas with fully equipped kitchenettes and deluxe swimming pools, perfect for a morning dip after breakfast.


For an authentic collection of Mediterranean culinary delights, the Don Carlos Leisure Resort & Spa is almost unbeatable. For quintessential Andalusian cuisine, the Bahía Restaurant treats its clientele to sea views and a taste of rural Spain in every dish. The Ombú Thai Restaurant, open for dinner only, serves an array of spiced curries and Eastern inspired dishes, whilst being situated in the heart of the resort’s tropical garden. The hotel also offers delectable Italian dishes at their new Trattoria restaurant. At the Don Carlos, you will be spoiled for choice and surrounded by luxury.

Key Facilities

The Orange Beach Club is the gem of the Don Carlos. Here, you’ll be treated to their infinity pool, warm sands, a selection of Balinese beds and dedicated staff that bring paradise to you. From here, you have direct access to Marbella’s finest beaches and water sports, the club’s own seafood restaurant and the relaxing sounds of local Spanish music. If you prefer being more active, the Costa del Sol is the preferred choice for professional golfers and enthusiasts alike.  Stop by the hotel’s Golf Corner and let them set you up on the perfect course.


The Don Carlos Resort’s spa is a chic, minimalist hub of enticing aromas and calming sounds. Located in the open air of the hotel’s garden, guests have the choice of five treatment cabins equipped with the latest technologies. Ranging from facials with Thalgo and Carita beauty products, to body wraps and oriental therapies, this is truly a place of radiance and peace.

Why we love this hotel

  • Private Beach Club.
  • Full-service spa.
  • Wide range of suites and rooms.
  • Poolside restaurant.
  • Water Sports.
  • Golf Club.

Facilities View all

Room Service
Air Conditioning
Disabled Facilities
Satellite TV
Kids Club
Kids Playground
Baby Sitting Service
Fitness Centre
Outdoor Pool

Resort Essential Information

Euro Currency Euro
Spanish Language Spanish
GMT + 1.00 hr Time Zone GMT + 1.00 hr
2hrs 30mins Avg. Flight Time 2hrs 30mins
May - October Peak Travel May - October
£2.00 Price of a pint £2.00
Marbella | Average Weather