The Globales Reina Cristina Hotel of Algeciras, Cadiz, very close to the crystal clear waters of the beaches of Tarifa (just 10 min.) opened in 1901 and renovated in February 2006. Discover a unique colonial style in the hotel. Explore the ruins of an 8th century Muslim mosque and an Arabic well from this period, which still works.This hotel of the Costa del Sol is surrounded by palm trees and gardens. It has an outdoor swimming pool, an indoor swimming pool, two tennis courts, a gym and a sauna. Enjoy cetacean and migratory bird sightings and giant red tuna fishing.** THE HOTEL HAS NO FACILITIES FOR CHILDREN ** ADULT ONLY **
The hotel is located on the Gibraltar Strait and perfect for travelling between Europe and Africa.
Rooms have bathroom, telephone, heating, safe deposit box (local charge), and air-conditioning. There is Wireless Internet (WI-FI) in the reception area, main halls and all the rooms. Free internet in all areas. There are two restaurants, Restaurant Andalucia & an A La Carte, there is also a Patio bar and a Pool bar. Dining room, sitting room, piano, tv room with satellite TV & video, conference room, library, free bus to the beach. Reception with multi-lingual staff, car hire service, post service, taxi service, money exchange.In this magnificent hotel of 168 rooms, clients have at their disposal everything they need for meetings, conferences and events of all types. Furthermore, its location makes it one of the most desirable hotels in the area. On the one hand, it is in close proximity to the port of Algeciras, one of the most important ports in Europe as it connects the continent to Africa, and on the other hand it is just a few kilometres away from Tarifa, with its magnificent beaches and waves of over 1 and a half metres in height, perfect for fans of surfing. We also have free parking. Clients also have Gibraltar, Marbella, Alcornocales and many other places of interest just a stone's throw away.Apart from being a business hotel, the Reina Cristina is also a paradise in the middle of Algeciras City. Thanks to its spacious gardens, clients have the possibility to disconnect and enjoy a peaceful stay.Its fair to say that the fascinating history of this hotel makes it one of the most unique in Spain, and the oldest on the Costa Del Sol. It opened in 1902 and since then has had, amongst its most distinguished clients, British and Spanish aristocrats and international personalities, such as King Alfonso XIII of Spain, the Counts of Paris, the Sultan of Johore, Franklin D Roosevelt, Field Marhsall Patain, Queen Elizabeth of Belgium, Queen Maria of Italia, Orson Welles, Humbert I of Italy, and many more. Furthermore, in the two imperial suites the current Spanish Royal Family have stayed, King Juan Carlos and Queen Sofia- the two suites are now named after them. During the Second World War, the hotel was home to many spies of the Axis forces.
* Fitness room / Gym
* Outdoor pool
* Pool table
* Table tennis
* Tennis court