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About the hotel
- SETTING & STYLE
Hotel Don Pepe Gran Melia is located in Marbella, approximately 35 minutes transfer from Malaga Airport.
Located in the heart of the Costa del Sol, at the foot of the privileged natural enclave of Sierra Blanca, the Hotel Don Pepe Gran Meliá is the very best option for visiting and discovering Marbella, thanks to its excellent access to the city centre, its fabulous views, its luxurious and comfortable facilities and the quality of its services.
Enjoy your stay in Marbella, alone, with your partner or family, with personalised activities adapted to all ages. Discover the Hotel Don Pepe Gran Meliá and everything Marbella offers you.
- RESTAURANTS & BARS
The Hotel features 6 international gourmet restaurant options and bars to satisfy even the most discerning tastes. From a sushi bar to the delicious Veranda restaurant serving traditional dishes.
Erre & Urrechu restaurant grill-wine bar is the new restaurant at the Gran Meliá Don Pepe Hotel led by renowned chef Iñigo Urrechu, responsible for this new culinary experience in Marbella along with the excellent hotel team.
ERRE means “burning” in Basque and is a nod to the art of the barbecue that is a hallmark of Basque cuisine.
Veranda is open for breakfast and serves a delicious buffet with show cooking. The atmosphere is relaxed and dress code is casual.
Tahini restaurant & Sushi bar is an elegant Japanese restaurant located on the terrace with stunning views across the sea. Open for lunch and dinner, the dress code is elegant.
Ardor - food & Cocktails by the pool is open for lunch and serves a wide selection of cocktails and light snacks during the day and an a la carte menu of international dishes during lunch. Located by the pool with a casual and relaxed atmosphere.
Gran cafe capuccino beach club is located by the sea front promenade with beautiful sea view and a relaxed and chilled atmosphere. Enjoy traditional dishes from around the world throughout the day. The restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Salazonia terrace is the perfect place to enjoy a cocktail or your preferred drink whilst relaxing in the sofas of this outdoor terrace.
Hotel Don Pepe Gran Melia has 2 outdoor swimming pool featuring children sections as well as an indoor swimming within the Spa.
Health & Spa
The Hotel features a Clarins Spa offering their signature facials and body treatments. Within the Spa a dynamic heated pool, hydromassage, sauna, steam bath and sensation shower are available to complete the experience of total relaxation.
The Hotel has direct access to the sea front with its beach and the promenade leading onto shops, restaurants and bars.
- SPORTS & LEISURE
Hotel Don Pepe Gran Melia offers a health clubs with modern Technogym equipment with a cardio and strengthening zones as well as 2 tennis courts and 2 paddle courts.
- CHILDREN ACTIVITIES
The Mini Club for children is available 7 days a week offering games, workshops, arts and crafts, mini cinema and many more activities which take place either by the pool or playground.
Classic Room Mountain View: admire the natural beauty of Marbella from these warm, elegant and bright rooms. 35 m2 Maximum occupancy 2 guests (some rooms adapted for the disabled).
Premium Room Sea view: feel the sea breeze as you gaze at the beautiful beaches of Marbella from your private balcony. Hotel Don Pepe Gran Meliá offers magnificent Premium Sea View Rooms (30 m2 / 323 sq. ft.) with an amazing full view of the Mediterranean Sea. Located between the second and fourth floors, they also offer an interior design that masterfully combines luxury and comfort.
Premium Interconnected rooms: Hotel Don Pepe Gran Meliá can connect two 30 m2 Premium Rooms with stunning frontal views of the Mediterranean. Located between the first and sixth floors, they offer interiors that superbly combine luxury and comfort. One of the bedrooms has a double bed and the other has two single beds, making them ideal for families.
RedLevel Room Sea View: allow our RedLevel team to take care of you and attend to all of your holiday needs. Located between the fifth and seventh floors with private furnished balconies and magnificent views of the sparkling Mediterranean, the 30 m2 Red Level Sea View rooms offer a range of superior services and facilities and luxurious design using Mediterranean colours.
Supreme Room Sea View: right on the seafront, overlooking the sea and located between the first and third floors with private balcony are the supreme rooms sea view (35 m2). More spacious and brighter and located in the central area of the hotel, they allow you to enjoy views of the Mediterranean Sea, Gibraltar, North Africa, and the hotel gardens and pools.
RedLevel Junior Suite: these suites enjoy a prime location at the corners of the hotel building, allowing them to offer two stunning terraces with sunbeds and panoramic views of the Mediterranean, the centre of Marbella or Puerto Banús. 55 m2
Grand Ocean Suite: The Grand Suite Ocean View is an ideal choice for couples on a romantic getaway break to Marbella and can also be connected to another suite or guestroom to make it into a Family Suite and the perfect base for families who seek greater comfort and space. 60 m2 of elegance and luxury on the seventh floor of the hotel with stunning views over the glistening Mediterranean Sea from the two private terraces.
Royal Suite: Spacious and bright with spectacular views of the Mediterranean Sea, these magnificent Royal Suites measure 81 m2 and provide a bedroom and separate lounge area: two different spaces designed to guarantee absolute comfort.
RedLevel Family Suite: No better place to enjoy Marbella with all the family. Designed to ensure that parents can rest and relax while the younger guests enjoy themselves and have fun, each one of the Family Suite is specially prepared with special decoration and surprise gifts. The Suite consists of a Senior Suite connected to a Superior room overlooking the Mediterranean Sea.
Three Bedroom Suite Mediterranean Suite: a perfect combination of two of the most exclusive suites in Marbella to create an accommodation experience which is truly unique. Ideal accommodation for groups and large families, this magnificent suite on the 8th floor at Hotel Don Pepe Gran Meliá combines the spectacular Presidential Suite and the Penthouse Vista Mediterranean Suite to create an incredible three bedroom paradise in Marbella.
- Room Facilities:
All rooms feature: free Wi-Fi, flat screen TV with satellite channels, Air-conditioning, hair drier, Clarins toiletries, safe, and minibar.