Set between forests and natural sand dunes, Hotel Playa de la Luz offers direct access to Rota Beach. The hotel has free Wi-Fi, and a seasonal Beach Club and terrace. All rooms at the Playa de la Luz include a private balcony or terrace. Featuring simple décor, they have satellite TV, free Wi-Fi, air conditioning and a private bathroom with a hairdryer. The hotel has 2 large patios with palm and orange trees. There is a buffet restaurant, as well as homemade tapas and a summer terrace. Sports facilities at Hotel Playa de la Luz include a tennis court, fitness center and ping-pong. Guests can also play bocce ball, volleyball and paddleball. Rota is famous for its castle and Botanical Gardens. Punta Candor and La Ballena Beaches are within walking distance of the hotel and Cadiz is a 50-minute drive away. Parking is possible at the hotel for a fee.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.0 for a two-person trip.

Playa de la Luz has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Apr 9, 2004

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.0)

Breakfast Info

Continental, American

Free private parking available at the hotel


Availability

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Room Type
Sleeps
 
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1 futon bed
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Travel Sustainable Level 3+
This property has made significant commitments towards sustainability by subscribing to one or more third-party sustainability certifications.
Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
9.4
Facilities
8.9
Cleanliness
9.1
Comfort
9.0
Value for money
8.5
Location
9.0
Free WiFi
8.3
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Sophiapa
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Amazing hotel on the beach, great facilities, beautiful views. We had the best time and will return.
  • Jim
    GermanyGermany
    Clean, quiet, close to the beach with a very good breakfast.
  • Van
    NetherlandsNetherlands
    Beautiful new room, exceeding expectations. nNoce swinnng ppol and located directly on the beah. Waling to the northon the beach is very beautifal and calm. Also the duen area is very nice. If you like a good strawl you can walk southwards to the...
  • Manuel
    JapanJapan
    The lady that was so accommodating every morning at breakfast every weekdays that wears glasses (she's an opener 7am right when breakfast is served)
  • Gustaf
    SwedenSweden
    Great hotel right by the water, with spacious rooms, friendly staff and great breakfast buffet.
  • William
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    A very comfortable and beautiful resort to stay at. Th rooms are clean, modern, spacious, and the beds very comfortable. The breakfast is great with a large variety of food selections. The staff were very courteous and welcoming.
  • David
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The rooms are spacey and the hotel maintenance is impeccable. The staff is very kind and helpful. The breakfast is absolutely amazing!
  • Wyatt
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    First we got A free upgrade on arrival to the junior suite. It was fantastic. Lots of extra room and storage for traveling bags or items. Large open standing shower with multiple heads to accommodate people. With a fantastic beach view right...
  • Kirsten
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    I've stayed here many times and it's a lovely hotel. The beach and boardwark/patio area are clean and nice, perfect for watching the sunsets. The rooms are nice, showers are fantastic, pool is huge, restaurant is renovated and good. Parking is...
  • Gina
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    beach club was amazing pool and bar area very nice restaurant and breakfast were excellent

Property questions and answers
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The property usually replies within a few days

  • Do you have bicycle hire? How much do you charge?

    12 € a day per bicycle
    Answered on 16 September 2019
  • Good afternoon, Do you allow a 10kg dog in any of your rooms?

    we do not allow pets
    Answered on 23 March 2021
  • I would like to book a room with you - which type of room do I need to book to ensure an ocean view?

    JUNIOR SUITE WITH OCEAN VIEW. BOOKING.COM DOES NOT HAVE THIS TYPE OF ROOM.
    Answered on 22 April 2021
  • hello is there a refrigerator in the studios? thanks

    Yes, there is a refrigeration in the studios . Regards,
    Answered on 29 April 2023
  • Do you have free transportation to US Navy Base Rota ? Do you have military discount if I stay for 30 days. From July 14- Aug 14?

    Dear guest, thank you for your request. Unfortunately we do not offer transportation. Kind regards
    Answered on 22 June 2020
  • How much is car parking for 1 week please.

    We offer free parking
    Answered on 4 February 2022
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Hotel area info *

Restaurants
1 Restaurant On Site

  • La Gaviota
    • Cuisine
      American • Spanish
    • Open for
      Lunch • Dinner
    • Ambience
      Family-friendly • Traditional
    • Dietary options
      Gluten-free

Amenities of Playa de la Luz
Great facilities! Review score, 8.9

Most popular amenities
  • 2 swimming pools
  • Free parking
  • Spa
  • Beachfront
  • Free WiFi
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Fitness center
  • Bar
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bidet
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
View
  • View
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Activities
  • Bicycle rental
    Additional charge
  • Happy hour
    Additional charge
  • Beach
  • Tennis equipment
    Additional charge
  • Evening entertainment
  • Kids' club
  • Water sports facilities on site
    Additional charge
  • Entertainment staff
  • Hiking
    Off-site
  • Darts
  • Ping-pong
  • Pool table
    Additional charge
  • Playground
  • Game room
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    Additional charge
  • Tennis court
    Additional charge
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Satellite channels
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit
    Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kids' meals
    Additional charge
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Minibar
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not possible).
  • Accessible parking
Front Desk Services
  • Concierge
  • ATM on site
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Currency exchange
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Outdoor play equipment for kids
  • Indoor play area
  • Board games/Puzzles
  • Babysitting/Child services
    Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Business center
    Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
    Additional charge
General
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Car rental
  • Packed lunches
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
  • Room service
Accessibility
  • Lowered sink
  • Raised toilet
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
2 swimming pools
Pool 1 – outdoorFree!
  • Open all year
  • Saltwater pool
  • Shallow end
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Pool bar
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
Pool 2 – outdoorAdditional charge
  • Seasonal
  • Adults only
Spa
  • Kids' pool
  • Yoga classes
  • Fitness
  • Foot bath
  • Beach umbrellas
    Additional charge
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Massage
    Additional charge
  • Spa
    Additional charge
  • Solarium
  • Fitness center
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish

House rules

Playa de la Luz takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

From 2:00 PM to 12:00 AM

Check-out

Until 12:00 PM

 

Cancellation/
prepayment

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.

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

The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cribs are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Red 6000 Diners Club American Express Cash Playa de la Luz accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Full payment has to be done on arrival.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Piscina n.º 1: Closed from Sun, Jan 08, 2023 until Fri, Mar 31, 2023

Piscina n.º 2: Closed from Sun, Jan 08, 2023 until Fri, Mar 31, 2023

FAQs about Playa de la Luz

  • Check-in at Playa de la Luz is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • Room options at Playa de la Luz include:

    • Twin
    • Suite
    • Double
    • Family
    • Studio
    • Triple

  • Yes, Playa de la Luz is popular with guests booking family stays.

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

  • Playa de la Luz has 1 restaurant:

    • La Gaviota

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

  • Guests staying at Playa de la Luz can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.7).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • American

  • Playa de la Luz is 1.4 miles from the center of Rota. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Playa de la Luz offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Spa
    • Fitness center
    • Massage
    • Hiking
    • Playground
    • Pool table
    • Game room
    • Ping-pong
    • Tennis court
    • Darts
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Solarium
    • Kids' club
    • Evening entertainment
    • Beachfront
    • Tennis equipment
    • Beach
    • Bicycle rental
    • Water sports facilities on site
    • Yoga classes
    • Swimming pool
    • Entertainment staff
    • Happy hour
    • Foot bath
    • Fitness