Set apart from the more commercialised resorts of Costa del Sol, the Reina Cristina Hotel enjoys a quieter and more serene location in Algeciras, which makes it an ideal choice for those looking to enjoy the simple pleasures and attractions of the Spanish coast. You can find the nearest beaches from the hotel around 20 minutes away by car and you can easily walk to the resort centre to find a great variety of shops, restaurants and boutiques, ensuring you have everything you need for an enjoyable holiday.
Surrounded by beautiful landscaped gardens the elegant 4-star Reina Cristina Hotel originally opened 1901 and occupies a historic site that is home to ancient ruins dating as far back as the 8th century, which all helps to create a truly memorable experience for its guests. The hotel ensures everyone can enjoy a comfortable and relaxing holiday with its 168 well-appointed rooms and a wide selection of facilities including indoor and outdoor pools and a choice of restaurants and bars. Guests can choose to spend their time at the hotel simply relaxing and soaking up the sun in the gardens and terraces or even unwind with spa facilities including a sauna, a solarium and heated indoor pool. The hotel also offers a small gym to help you keep in shape as well as a variety of activities to help keep everyone entertained with tennis courts, a football area, table tennis and a mini-golf course. In addition guests will find the Reina Cristina Hotel is also well suited for a variety of events and celebrations with 8 different event/conference rooms along with audio/visual equipment available on request and special events such as wedding can be catered for by the professional staff. Other useful services at the hotel includes complimentary Wi-Fi available in all the rooms and public areas, free onsite parking, a TV lounge and there is a 24-hour reception desk to help with any request along with providing services like currency exchange.
Distance from Airport:
15 miles - Gibraltar
The 168 elegant and well-appointed rooms at the hotel offer guests a choice of accommodation with 20 single rooms, 130 double rooms (44 with double beds), 16 triple rooms and for the ultimate experience there are also 2 luxurious suites.
Each rooms is decorated in a Victorian style and come with a private bathroom, a terrace or balcony with views gardens, sea port or the pool, and all the amenities to help ensure your stay is a comfortable one including: air conditioning - Wi-Fi access - telephone - TV with satellite channels - safe deposit box (extra charge) - minibar (extra charge) - hairdryer.
Location and Resort:
The Reina Cristina is in a secluded location, with local facilities about a thirty minute walk away. The beach is about 1.75 miles away.
Eating and Drinking:
Guests at the Reina Cristina can choose from either the Andalucia Restaurant, which is available for breakfast, lunch and dinner with a buffet service of national and international cuisine, or there is also the Reina Cristina, an a-la-carte restaurant with a varied menu of grilled meat, fish and local dishes, which is open for lunch and dinner.
You can also enjoy a range of snacks, cocktails, spirits and refreshments at the Lobby Bar & Lounge, which is open from 9am till midnight, and during the summer months the pool bar is open with a selection of cool drinks and refreshments.
The hotel features a large lagoon style outdoor pool that is surrounded with palm trees and a sun terrace where you can make the most of the sun on the loungers/sun beds provided. Alternatively during the cooler months or just when you need to unwind you can make use of the heated indoor pool, which is part of the hotel's spa facilities.
The Reina Cristina Hotel would be an ideal choice for anyone looking for a quieter and more relaxing trip or holiday on the Costa del Sol, with some excellent facilities that cater for business and leisure guests, combined with a convenient location close to the resort centre and the airport it offers everything you will need for a memorable stay.
Individuals and couples