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Located in Costa Ballena, Elba Costa Ballena Beach & Thalasso Resort is 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from Costa Ballena Ocean Golf Club and within a 15-minute drive of Moscatel Museum. This 234-room, 4-star hotel has a golf course, a full-service spa, and 2 restaurants. Plaza de Espana is 29.6 mi (47.6 km) from the hotel, which is on the beach.


Free breakfast is included with your stay. Enjoy the golf course views at Gades, one of 2 onsite restaurants. Entertain your taste buds with a beverage at the bar/lounge or 2 coffee shops/cafés.


Elba Costa Ballena Beach & Thalasso Resort's 234 air-conditioned rooms provide balconies, minibars, and safes. Guests can expect to find free WiFi and satellite TV. Bathrooms have hair dryers and free toiletries. Phones and desks are other standard amenities.

Property features

Guests of Elba Costa Ballena Beach & Thalasso Resort have access to a golf course, a full-service spa, and an outdoor pool. If you drive, self parking is EUR 10 per day, or you can take advantage of the airport shuttle (available on request). The 24-hour front desk has multilingual staff ready to help with luggage storage, and answer any questions about the area. Other amenities at this beach hotel include a children's pool, a fitness center, and a spa tub.


  • Free breakfast
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Onsite dining
  • Spa

Elba Costa Ballena Beach & Thalasso Resort

Avenida Carla De Orleans s/n Rota Rota Cadiz 11520

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, Elba Costa Ballena Beach & Thalasso Resort features a golf course and an outdoor pool. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at one of the 2 coffee shops/cafés. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This beach hotel also offers a children's pool, a spa tub, and a fitness center. Onsite parking is available (surcharge).

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Total number of rooms - 234 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Golf course on site 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Number of coffee shops/cafes - 2 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Turkish bath/Hammam 
  • Hair salon 
  • Airport transportation 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Meeting rooms 3 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Garden 
  • Terrace 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Sauna 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa tub 
  • Steam room 
  • Children's pool 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Free WiFi 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Children's club (free)  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Playground on site  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Elba Costa Ballena Beach & Thalasso Resort offers 234 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and safes. Rooms open to balconies. Satellite television is provided. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Balcony 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (free) 
  • Free WiFi 

Where to Eat

A complimentary breakfast is offered.

Gades - This buffet restaurant overlooks the golf course and garden.

Beach Club - This restaurant is located on the beach.

Nearby Things to Do

Guests can play rounds at the 27-hole golf course. An outdoor pool, a children's pool, and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golf driving range on site 
  • Golfing on site 
  • Playground on site 
  • Racquetball/squash on site 

Spa Services

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa. Services include massages, facials, body wraps, and body treatments. The spa is equipped with a sauna and Turkish bath/hammam. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including hydrotherapy and thalassotherapy.

  • Sauna in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Thalassotherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at 5:30 AM

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • New Year's Eve gala dinner fee
  • Christmas Day gala dinner fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Self parking fee: EUR 10 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Elba Costa Ballena Beach & Thalasso Resort
  • Elba Costa Ballena Beach & Thalasso Resort Rota
  • Elba Costa Ballena Beach Thalasso
  • Elba Costa Ballena Beach Thalasso Rota

We should mention

Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 2500, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. A fee for a mandatory Christmas Day gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 25 December. A fee for a mandatory New Year's Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 31 December.

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