Salobre Hotel Resort & Serenity
Bask in Gran Canaria’s eternal sunshine with a stay at this deluxe establishment. Located in the peaceful resort of Maspalomas – famed for a majestic coastline and spectacular dunes – the Salobre Hotel Resort & Serenity has a 5 star location to match its lavish facilities.
Boasting seven pools, four restaurants and two golf courses – this mega complex caters to your every holiday need. Enjoy both sweeping views of the famous golden sand dunes and rolling countryside that’ll leave you captivated by your divine location.
Rooms that’ll make you feel like royalty
Each one of the resort’s 313 rooms have been designed to help you achieve optimum comfort. Flaunting an elegant décor and luxuriant amenities, there’s a variety of accommodation types (eight in total) that ensure even the most discerning guests are catered for. Deluxe rooms are the entry level option, giving you no less than 241 standard and 45 premiers to choose from.
Doubles (standard) are an ideal fit for couples while triples (premier) provide comfortable space for a party of two guests and one child. With breathtaking views of the golf course and surroundings mountains on demand, it’s a good thing there’s a terrace and balcony on hand for you to enjoy them from every morning. There’s no better way to start your day in paradise.
Then there’s the lavish facilities, but where do we begin? There are so many deluxe amenities on hand to make you feel right at home, but we’ll start with the bed – a must for getting a good night’s sleep. Let’s start with an essential part to any room – the bed. King-size and equipped with 100% cotton bedding and feather pillows, you’ll be transported to the land of Nod in no time.
The private bathroom is another stand-out feature of the room, with its rain effect shower, deep-soak tub, RITUALS bath amenities, bathrobes and slippers. Other highlights include a minibar, flat-screen TV, 24 hour room service and free Wi-Fi.
Meanwhile, junior suites host up to two adults and two children (up to 12-years-old) and offer even more space to relax and unwind with its plush living area. And for a true taste of the high life, why not book the presidential suite? Everything you could ever wish for is set in this exclusive space. If a private rooftop terrace with hammocks and hot tub wasn’t enough, panoramic views of rolling fairways, sand dunes and the ocean can be enjoyed from here.
Culinary experiences you’ll never forget
Providing unforgettable dining moments is something this resort prides itself on. And it’s this gastronomy-infused philosophy that sets it apart from the rest in the food and drink game.
Each one provides its own unique take on what makes the perfect meal, you’ll be sure to find a taste to suit your palate. From delicious buffet delights to eccentric a la carte dishes served across its four restaurants, you can savour the taste of something new each and every day. A duo of poolside bars are at your fingertips to make sure you always have a refreshing beverage in hand. Each one exudes a chilled-out ambience along its sun-drenched terraces, and of course, a sizeable drinks list to work your way through.
Sens Kitchen Patio Garden: Breakfast may be the most important meal of the day, but this gourmet joint also makes it the most exciting. A menu presents both continental and hot options. From fresh juices, homemade bread and cold cuts to eggs made-to-order, your morning favourites are all served. And with an elegant patio to enjoy it all on, you have equally tasty views to match. In the evenings, a sophisticated buffet is laid-out for you to sample foods cooked from locally-sourced products. With plenty of stations to choose from, you’ll be heading up for seconds, thirds and maybe even fourths.
The S Club: With exotic cocktails, light bites and an á la carte menu all under one roof, this dynamic eatery knows how to treat its guests. Canarian salads, stone baked pizzas and succulent seafood are just some of the specialities vying for a place In your stomach. With a laid-back atmosphere and the sound of a live guitar performances to soak up alongside its delectable cuisine, you’ll be in foodie heaven.
Sidecar: Going beyond the conventional is what makes the best restaurants stand out – and that’s exactly what Sidecar is all about. With its irresistible fusion of street food and fine wines, this gastronomical triumph is ready to wow you with its flavoursome menu. With sharing dishes and re-imagined recipes from Europe to the far east to discover, this globe-spanning restaurant brings a whole new concept to international dining.
Casa Salobre: A visit to this charming café is the best place to indulge in panoramic views of the Salobre’s golf course. Its floor-to-ceiling windows ensure that you can savour the taste of Mediterranean treats with impeccable fairway vistas. Snacks, cocktails and Canary delicacies can all be ordered here.
La Palmera Pool Bar: A handy position poolside makes this the place to head for a freshly-made cocktail or ice-cold beer. And if you’re feeling peckish, there’s a choice of light bites and salads to keep you fuelled up.
Sunset Bar: The clue is in its name – the Sunset Bar (adult only) is your go-to for heavenly views. Set on the resort’s rooftop, snack on finger foods before unwinding from one of the Balinese beds on the terrace with your favourite drink in hand.
A wealth of top-tier facilities all in-resort
When it comes to providing guests with variety, this mega-complex doesn’t disappoint. Whether your idyllic holiday spot is the sun terraces, state-of-the-art spa or championship-standard greens, you have it all at your fingertips.
With so much on offer, you’d be forgiven for feeling a little overwhelmed when trying to decide where to head first. There’s seven pools you can take a dip in, each one flanked by beautifully-manicured gardens, making each swim you take both relaxing and majestic.
With two 18-hole courses right on its doorstep, it’s safe to say that this property is a favourite among the golf lovers. Both presenting their own unique challenges but are suitable for players of all levels. The new course, originally built in 2008, has been revamped with new tees, while the south course (opened in 1999), has hosted a number of professional tournaments in its time.
No visit to this resort is complete without paying a visit to the Be Aloe Centre. Set across two parts, the inner zone and outside area, a wealth of pamper treats are at your disposal. Calming massages and holistic treatments can be booked in, while a Finnish sauna, Turkish bath, bubble beds and therapeutic jet pool are just some of the modern facilities there.
If your idea of relaxation is staying fit, there’s a well-equipped fitness centre to work up a sweat in. You can even take part in a class or two, with yoga, Pilates and aqua gym just some of the activities on offer.
Away from hustle and bustle
Part of the resort’s appeal is being away from the tourist-laden spots. With 40,000 square metres of land, this 5 star hotel flaunts a rural setting.
That means there’s no beach in walking distance, but the hotel does provide a free shuttle service to Meloneras Beach – it’s about a 15-minute drive. Once you get to the beach, Salobre’s Beach Point provides changing rooms, lockers and towels to help make your day on Maspalomas’ golden sands as relaxing as possible