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A luxury five-star escape in Estepona, on the Costa del Sol

The location: Estepona

Kempinski Hotel Bahia is located in the very heart of Andalucia on the Costa del Sol, close to the city of Estepona and Marbella.

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Due to its position, it’s also possible to visit cities such as Seville, Cordoba, Granada and Gibraltar.

The nearest Airport is in Malaga and from there you can take a bus or a taxy to reach other zone.

Estepona has one of the most beautiful Old Towns in Andalucia with white streets lined with colorful plants, pretty squares and parks.

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We reached this city by bike from our hotel and it was nice because the road is along the beach so you can enjoy the panorama while cycling.

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Estepona offers very good climate, traditions but also a modern side and infrastructure and thanks to this it’s a great place to visit, even if it’s not a known spots on the Costa del Sol.

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Kempinksi Hotel Bahia

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This hotel offers a front-line beach position with stunning views over the Mediterranean Sea and the Coast of Africa.

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I was fascinated by the subtropical gardens that covers an area of 40000 sq.m. and the three outdoor pools. There is a private area at the beach where you can enjoy a dip in the Mediterranean Sea.

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A historical highlight is the ancient Almenara Tower where guests can book a romantic private dinner or different events. Moreover, the 128 rooms and 17 suites plus the Spa complete harmoniously the building.

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Each room has a terrace and balcony with astonishing views of the garden and sea. The size starts from 42 sq m to the 460 sq m of the Royal Suite.

Moreover, there are 89 private apartments that can be both rented or bought.

The Kempinski Spa has a contemporary and elegant design and includes a fitness centre, a Finnish sauna,  a steam room and a relaxation area.

El Paseo del Mar

El Paseo del Mar is a gastronomic playground on the Costa del Sol which comprises different concepts: Black Rose the Bar, Baltazar Bar & Grill and Spiler Beach Club.

After the recent redesign, Kempinski Hotel Bahia has reopened with a new amazing lobby and dining venues.  Paseo del Mar could be defined as a new gourmet destination in Estepona and as the perfect choice for every occasion.

Black Rose is a cocktail lounge and bar, located directly in the newly renovated lobby and terrace of the hotel. Here you can find fine wines, local crafts beers, cocktail creations.

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Sipping one here during the sunset is an unparalleled experience, with a relaxing atmosphere and the view over the African Coast and the Mediterranean.

Baltazar Bar & Grill is created from a traditional bodega with the addition of some urban elements.

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The products used are Spanish yet the cooking techniques are both local and international.

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The result is a gastronomical experience set in stylish and cozy location with a view over the gardens and the pools. The highlights are Spanish dishes, grilled meats and fresh fish.

Least but not last, Spiler Beach Club, obviously the elegant and impressive bar and restaurant located right on the beach.

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It’s perfect during the day for a more informal break, both at breakfast or lunch, and at night to impress with its laid-back style.

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Here the chefs prefer to use freshest ingredients from the region of Andalucia.

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The seafood is the king, but you can find also vegetables, fruits, great meats, sweet cakes, as you can see below from the shots. The taste is incredible!

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And is there a better way to start your day sun-kissed with all these delicious food?

No, I don’t think so… Try it but I know you already believe us due to the shots!

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