Overlooking Almería Bay, this elegant hotel offers direct access to El Toyo Beach. It includes 4 outdoor swimming pools, one of them heated, a spa and a free Wi-Fi zone.

Each spacious room at the Barceló Cabo de Gata has a furnished terrace, satellite TV and a mini-bar. Rooms are decorated in natural colors, with stylish wooden furniture.

Guests can enjoy drinks and snacks on the Barceló Cabo de Gata’s beachfront terrace. There is also a poolside bar and a buffet restaurant, serving fresh Spanish food.

The Barceló’s spa offers a gym, sauna, Turkish bath and hydrotherapy pool. Massages and treatments can also be arranged.

The hotel is located next to Alborán Golf Course, between the Cabo de Gata National Park and the city of Almería. Cañada Airport is only 3.1 mi away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.5 for a two-person trip.

Barceló Cabo de Gata has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Sept 22, 2006
Hotel chain/brand: Barceló Hotels & Resorts

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.5)

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info


Parking available at the hotel


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4 reasons to choose Barceló Cabo de Gata

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Closest beaches
  • Playa Retamar

    6.9 Pleasant beach
    1,050 feet from property
  • Torregarcia

    7.3 Good beach
    4,450 feet from property
  • Playa Del Perdigal

    7.7 Good beach
    1.3 miles from property
Property questions and answers
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  • Hello . Need warm indoor swimming pool , Not Spa . Arrive 6 may till 15 th , is it available ? Thanks regards , Yuliya
    Hi! Aboslutely yes! outdoor warm pool is already open. Kind regards!
    Answered on May 3, 2021
  • Need room on upper floor overlooking airport for quiet. What type of room is this ? Have been before thanks
    These types of rooms are called vast superior towards Almeria. I hope it has been able to help you. Best Regards
    Answered on November 10, 2021
  • what is the typical standard taxi fayre from the airport
    A taxi ride from/to the airport costs around 25€
    Answered on May 18, 2020
  • Hello, do you have a tesla charger or a normal socket in the parking space to charge an electric car?
    We inform you that we have chargers for Tesla cars.
    Answered on November 10, 2021
  • Morning is your heated pool open and also the spa for the month of April
    The heated pool is already open. The spa opens from wednesday to sunday from 16:00 to 20:00 pm. Thank you!
    Answered on April 2, 2021
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Hotel area info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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1 Restaurant On Site

    Mare Nostrum

    Food: Mediterranean

    Open for: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Amenities of Barceló Cabo de Gata
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Bingo
  • Aerobics
  • Live sports events (broadcast)
  • Live music/Performance
  • Themed dinners
  • Bike tours Additional charge
  • Bar crawls
  • Beach
  • Evening entertainment
  • Kids' club
  • Entertainment staff
  • Snorkeling Additional charge
  • Horseback riding Additional charge
  • Diving Additional charge
  • Cycling
  • Hiking Additional charge
  • Ping-pong
  • Playground
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Kids' meals
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Public parking is available on site (reservation is needed) and costs EUR 15 per day.
  • Accessible parking
  • Electric vehicle charging station
  • Parking garage
  • Secure parking
Front Desk Services
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Outdoor play equipment for kids
  • Indoor play area
  • Board games/Puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • Safe
  • Pet bowls
  • Pet basket
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
2 swimming pools
Pool 1 – outdoor Free!
  • Open all year
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Heated pool
  • Shallow end
Pool 2 – outdoor (kids) Free!
  • Seasonal
  • Suitable for kids
  • Locker rooms
  • Yoga classes
  • Fitness
  • Spa/Wellness packages
  • Spa facilities
  • Massage Additional charge
  • Spa Additional charge
  • Solarium
  • Fitness center
  • Sauna Additional charge
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules Barceló Cabo de Gata takes special requests – add in the next step!


2:00 PM - 11:00 PM


Until 12:00 PM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 15 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib by request

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

The maximum number of cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Red 6000 Diners Club American Express Barceló Cabo de Gata accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that guests must present the credit card used to make the reservation on arrival. If you are not the owner of the credit card used to make the reservation, please contact the property in advance.

Please note that spa access is reserved for guests over 16 years old.

Please note that air conditioning and heating are available seasonally.

Please note that the spa is closed on Mondays.

If arriving after 18:00, guests are kindly requested to inform the hotel in advance of their estimated time of arrival. This can be noted in the Comments Box during booking, or by contacting the hotel using the contact details found on the Booking Confirmation.

Barceló Healthy Gourmet Program offers a wide range of healthy and varied food.

Please note that guests booking 6 or more rooms may be contacted by the property to make the payment within the next 72 hours to guarantee the reservation.

The supplement is €25 per pet per day. Pets will not be allowed in the common areas of the Resort. Pets up to 10 kg are only accepted.

Spa/wellness center is closed from Sun, Nov 28, 2021 until Sun, Feb 20, 2022

Swimming pool #2: Closed from Wed, Nov 03, 2021 until Sun, Apr 10, 2022

FAQs about Barceló Cabo de Gata

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Barceló Cabo de Gata by:

    • Taxi 5min

  • Check-in at Barceló Cabo de Gata is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • Barceló Cabo de Gata has 1 restaurant:

    • Mare Nostrum

  • Room options at Barceló Cabo de Gata include:

    • Twin/Double
    • Family
    • Double
    • Triple
    • Single

  • Barceló Cabo de Gata is 0.8 miles from the center of Retamar.

  • Barceló Cabo de Gata offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Spa
    • Fitness center
    • Sauna
    • Massage
    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Playground
    • Snorkeling
    • Ping-pong
    • Diving
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Kids' club
    • Solarium
    • Beachfront
    • Evening entertainment
    • Entertainment staff
    • Bike tours
    • Spa facilities
    • Locker rooms
    • Yoga classes
    • Aerobics
    • Horseback riding
    • Bar crawls
    • Fitness
    • Live music/Performance
    • Spa/Wellness packages
    • Beach
    • Themed dinners
    • Bingo
    • Live sports events (broadcast)
    • Swimming pool

  • The nearest beach is 1,150 feet from Barceló Cabo de Gata.

  • The prices at Barceló Cabo de Gata may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Guests staying at Barceló Cabo de Gata can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.7).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Buffet

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.