Finca Cortesin, Casares, Marbella, Spain
The Finca Cortesin Hotel, Golf & Spa is a spectacular destination set in the southern of Spain between Marbella and Sotogrande. The stunning deluxe finca with its own championship golf course, is set in a vast 532 acre estate outside the small coastal settlement of Casares near Marbella only a 5-minute drive from Bahía de Casares Beach. The hotel’s fresh but grand design is inspired by traditional Andalusian architecture and gives every area a big, bright and luxuriously spacious feel that is so rare in Europe. Architecture commingles monastic cloisters and patios, Alhambra-like fountains, terraces and gardens with Eastern decorative elements.
Facilities & Activities:
The Finca offers 23.000 sqm of manicured gardens. Swimming lovers can choose from 4 pools, for beach lovers the Beach club is located 1,5 km off the hotel and closed during winter. Finca Cortesin has a magnificent state-of-the-art gymnasium measuring 150 sqm in size. The SPA is measuring 2.200 sqm and offers relaxing face and body treatments. Guests can take advantage of the latest in beauty and rejuvenation technology with therapies created by leading French specialist Biologique Recherche. A new Thai Spa section was added recently. The Spa includes three thermal areas, a heated indoor pool, sauna, hot tub, as well as a snow cabin. The hotel grounds are surrounded by a world championship 18 holes golf course with a Jack Nicklaus Academy and host of the 2009. 2011 and 2012 Volvo World Match Play Championship. The Finca provides further more: 2 tennis and 2 paddle-tennis courts, golf academy, free WiFi, business center, laundry service, valet parking, and complimentary shuttle service to the Beach Club.
Rooms & Suites:
The 67 hotel suites are divided into Junior Suites, Executive Suites, Pool Suites and a Cortesin Suite. Even the Junior Suites measure in at a generous 50 sqm. and a sense of space heightened by soaring ceilings and 3m-high doors. Only the finest furniture elements and fabrics have been used for the suites at the Finca Cortesin. The spacious bathroom is fitted with Travertine marble and incorporates bathtub and separate shower cubicle. All suites are with: King or twin bed with finest Egyptian cotton sheets, triple sofa, flat-screen TV with satelite channels, DVD player, minibar, safe, free WiFi. As standard, each of the suites comes with either a terrace or garden.
Culinary options include Don Giovanni tipical Italian restaurant led by Chef Andrea Tumbarello and El Jardin de Lutz, serving Mediterranean and Spanish cuisine using fresh local ingredients. Finca Cortesins latest gastronomic edition is their signature seasonal Japanese restaurant Kabuki Raw, awarded with one Michelin Star and has a total of two Suns in the Spanish Repsol Guide. Informal dining can be enjoyed at the “Blue Bar” serving tapas and cocktails on the terrace. The Beach Club offers Mediterranean cuisine and guests can also dine at the Golf Club Restaurant with views of the golf course and the Mediterranean sea.
Hotel Rating: *****
Hotel Address: Finca Cortesin, Carretera de Casares, Km 2, 29690 Casares, Spain