Occidental Fuengirola overview
Occidental Fuengirola is a four-star coastal delight, located along the lively Fuengirola seafront with stunning views of the Mediterranean ocean. The hotel is a vibrant modern complex that has been refurbished with comfort and care in mind.
Being in the heart of Costa del Sol also means you’re only a short drive from some of the best golf courses in the area, including Chaparral and Cabopino. After exploring the golfing splendours of Andalucía, you can escape the hustle and bustle of every day out by the pool, or enjoy a refreshing beverage and indulgent snack at one of the hotel’s dining areas.
Golf is in abundance in the Costa del Sol, with this venue being the perfect hub for golfers to relax and rejuvenate after their round. The hotel is close to some of the most popular golf courses in Andalucía, with Chaparral, Cabopino and Calanova all within a 20-minute drive. Be prepared to experience some challenging courses with sweeping fairways, undulating greens, and strategic hazards, complemented with a backdrop of stunning sea views and mountainous horizons.
There are 316 rooms available, ranging from Twins to Junior Suites with each boasting a comfortable and contemporary style design, featuring a TV, complimentary WiFi, and a balcony. Be in awe of the Mediterranean beauty by upgrading to a sea view room so you can wake up to a blissful ocean vista each morning. There are also two outdoor pools on-site, with one of them heated during the winter months so you can enjoy the hotel’s idyllic outdoor setting at any time of the year.
Restaurant & Bars
There are four dining areas on-site, with two restaurants, a snack bar and a lobby bar. The Restaurant Arrozante is especially worth a visit, capturing the essence of the Mediterranean with traditional Spanish cuisine and fresh seafood dishes available to satisfy your tastebuds. With Arrozante being the home of rice, their specialities include a variety of authentic rice dishes, such as Valencian Paella and Arroz Caldoso. They also offer an extensive wine list to pair with these gastronomic delicacies.
Spa & Leisure
This hotel boasts state-of-the-art facilities for guests to enjoy during their stay, including two pools and a fitness studio. There is space to relax by the pool with sunbeds that offer exposure to the glorious Spanish rays, as well as two-person luxury loungers designed with a canopy for shelter. Guests also have free access to the fitness studio which has a combination of weight training activities and aerobic exercise equipment.
Occidental Fuengirola is located in the vibrant cosmopolitan town of Fuengirola, with sun, sea and sangria all at your fingertips. For a lively night out you could take the short trip to Marbella, where there is an abundance of bars and clubs. The hotel is only 25-minutes from Malaga Airport and has easy access to the 8km of beach that stretches along the coast.
There are a variety of amenities close by, with a beautiful seaside promenade where you’ll find an impressive collection of beach bars and restaurants. The hotel is only a 13-minute stroll from Miramar Shopping Centre and close to the Costa Water Park, which offers inflatable slides and obstacles for all ages to enjoy. Also, if you get the chance, try and visit the Biopark Fuengirola zoo where you will be transported to a tropical world filled with exotic flora and fauna, designed to make you feel as if you’re in the very depths of the jungle.
Golf courses near to Occidental Fuengirola
Calanova Golf Course
at Calanova Golf Club
Calanova Golf Course is a par-72 parkland golf course set amongst the beautiful Mijas Sierra. It is extremely open, with gorgeous views over the sea and is free from hidden hazards so doesn’t penalise errant shots.
Chaparral Golf Course
at Chaparral Golf Club
This superb parkland course was designed by Pepe Gancedo. Practically every hole overlooks the sea, with undulating terrain and native pine trees ensuring a great variety of holes and challenges.
Lauro Golf Course
at Lauro Golf Resort
A 27-hole parkland layout set 1,000 feet above sea level, this golf course meanders through beautiful cork, oak, olive and citrus trees and features several water hazards that will test golfers of all levels.
Cabopino Golf Course
at Cabopino Golf Club
Situated in the hills above the marina, players are forced to use all their clubs with umbrella pines around the fairways making accuracy a requirement. The large greens are kept in excellent condition, making this a great Marbella course to play.