The temperature’s rising and summer is just around the corner. And with it, your well-earned vacation. You’ll be looking for absolute relaxation in comfort and style, long lazy days on the beach, great cuisine and maybe the chance to play some of your favourite sport. An impossible combination? Far from it! Read on to discover the ultimate summer holiday at the best accommodation in Marbella.

Your stay

One of the keys to a great summer holiday is being able to switch off from your daily routine and enjoy some true relaxation. All rooms at the Rio Real Boutique Hotel have been designed with this in mind. Think impossibly comfy beds (pillow menu included), plenty of space, private terrace with frontline views of the immaculate greens… Yours to enjoy this summer with our unique Beach Time promotion.
Another essential part of the best accommodation in Marbella lies in the cuisine. A summer break at Rio Real includes buffet breakfast every single day. And we’re not talking just any old breakfast here – think a long list of hot and cold choices, fresh fruit and juices, local cheeses and coldcuts… All in our lovely restaurant with stunning views to the golf course, mountains and the Mediterranean on the horizon.
Find out more: discover our Superior Par rooms, each with the space and style you’d expect at the best boutique hotel in Marbella. 

Your beach

A summer holiday in Marbella obviously includes the beach and at Rio Real, this means one of the best in Marbella. Our resort and golf course sit literally on the shore so you’re just a few minutes from relaxation in the sun by the sea.
And to get you there, your stay at the best accommodation in Marbella includes a free shuttle between the Hotel and the beach. Once you get down by the sea, you have a sunbed at Trocadero Arena for a whole day. Enjoy your complimentary welcome drink as you sit back and relax. Fancy a meal at Trocadero? As a guest at Rio Real Hotel, you get 5% discount.
Find out more: take a look at the unique position of our golf course and check out the holes closest to the beach. They are really that close! 

Your extras

As well as all the above (fabulous accommodation, great breakfast, beach transfer and sunbed), your stay at Rio Real also includes some other extras. You can enjoy all the Hotel facilities for a start. How about a dip in our lovely pool with exclusive mountain views? A game of tennis or paddle tennis on our courts?
And we couldn’t forget what Río Real is most famous for: your favourite sport. Book your stay at our Boutique Hotel this summer and get an optional round of golf for just €65 per person. Your 18 holes at one of the best green fees on the Costa del Sol.

Your Beach Time deal

All the above (and it’s a long list) comes with one of the sweetest price tags you’ll find for the best accommodation in Marbella this summer. For a night’s stay (minimum booking is 3 nights), you’ll pay from just €218 in June, from just €258 in July and just €298 in August. How’s that for a great deal?
Book your Beach Time deal now and get ready for the best holiday ever. 

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