Melia Atlantico Isla Canela
The 358 room 4-star Melia Atlántico is set on the beachfront of Isla Canela overlooking the Ria Carreras estuary; offering spectacular views and all the amenities for a getaway nestled between the Costas and the Algarve.
There are a variety of courses to choose from in the surrounding area of Huelva. The Isla Canela Golf Club is located in the centre of Costa De La Luz and boasts 18-holes. Being a 10-minute drive away, it is easily accessible and provides a well-rounded and challenging course with 10 holes featuring water.
The Islantilla Golf Resort is a 40-minute drive away offering a 27-hole parkland course designed by Enrique Canales and Luis Recasens. Being 800m from the beach, the resort features amazing sea views and a train shuttle to the beach to soak up some sun after a day on the course.
The Melia Atlántico is a large Andalusian style resort featuring a range of spacious room types. There are double, family, premium and suite options available. Rooms feature elegant décor and air-conditioning; as well as a minibar, flat screen TV and a private terrace/balcony.
The hotel offers premium ‘Level’ room types that offer additional facilities around the hotel. Room comforts include a welcome gift, Nespresso coffee machine and Level bathrobe/slippers.
Restaurant & Bars
There are two restaurants within the hotel. The Atlántico buffet serves International and Mediterranean dishes with themed nights once a week. For a more personal experience, the Pasta Nostra à la carte restaurant is set on the hotel terrace and serves both Mediterranean and contemporary Italian dishes. In the meantime, there are three bars to unwind and indulge in. The pool bar restaurant serves drinks and small meals throughout the day and the Las Marismas lounge bar is the perfect place to enjoy a coffee or browse their special gin and vodka tonic menu.
Spa & Leisure
The Melia Atlántico wellness centre offers a variety of facilities. Treatments are performed in the 3 exclusive cabins and are available on request. They include cosmetic, facial, body and physiotherapeutic options. In addition, services include a large indoor pool, sauna and fully equipped 24-hour gym with spinning area.
Placed on the coast of Isla Canela, the Melia Atlántico is in a prime location for golfing and non-golfing activities alike. Transfer time from Faro airport is around 90 minutes, with private transfer options available at an additional cost. Being one of the two main beach resorts in Ayamonte, there are many local bars and restaurants sprinkled across the coast. For an excursion to the port city of Huelva, it can be reached in just under an hour.
Did You Know
The Level Lounge is an exclusive space for Level guests that includes continental breakfast and drink making facilities as well as a daily cocktail service with a variety of options and aperitifs. Additionally, the private landscaped area of the Level Solarium offers hammocks, parasols and towel service providing an area of tranquillity when relaxing in the Costa sun. Additional services include flexible check-in/check-out, 20% discount on wellness centre treatments and priority booking at the à la carte Pasta Nostra restaurant.
The market town of Ayamonte is a short 15-minute drive away and offers lots to see and do when taking a day-off from the local courses. The Municipal Park of Prudencio Navarro is a free entry animal park placed within the botanical garden next to the Plaza of Spain. The park has large green spaces and includes a range of species including lions, monkeys, bears and wild birds making a prime family attraction. During the summer months, the streets of Paseo de la Ribera are filled with many stalls selling locally-sourced goods such as fruit and vegetables, ornaments and handmade jewellery.
The Punta del Moral marina is a 5-minute walk away and hosts sophisticated nightlife and local seafood delicacies.
For action-packed activities, the 7km long Isla Canela beach is a hotspot for all kinds of water sports such as surfing, snorkelling and windsurfing.
Golf courses near to Melia Atlantico Isla Canela
Quinta do Vale Golf Resort
Quinta Do Vale Golf Resort is home to a Seve Ballesteros designed golf course situated in a beautiful location, which offers a great challenge for golfers of all abilities.
La Monacilla Golf Club
Located only 30-minutes from great accommodation in Costa de la Luz, this is a must-play course. The wide fairways and open greens forgive plenty of errant shots, however, watch out for holes that feature water hazards to score well.
Isla Canela Golf Club
Located on Spain’s Southern coast, fly into Faro, Portugal and make the short trip into Huelva Spain to play great golf. The course is relatively flat and easy to play with just a few hazards that are ready and waiting to catch you out.
Book your break at Melia Atlantico Isla Canela
With great golfing options and quick access to the beach, the Melia Atlántico is an incredible hotel with facilities ideal for all types of traveller. The variety of upgrade options on offer is supreme for those looking for an extra level of luxury.