Contemporary classic interiors
Hotel El Fuerte
Your home in Marbella
El Fuerte a historic establishment on the Costa del Sol, now transformed to 5 stars, is the Marbella hotel that best combines casual luxury, an exclusive and welcoming atmosphere and the sheer comfort offered by its location on the city centre’s beachfront, which offers stunning sea views right across Marbella’s seafront promenade.
The hotel’s warm Mediterranean character is reflected in its classic interior design that offers guests timeless quality, designed by prestigious Chilean designer Jaime Beriestain’s studio, first-class gastronomy and professional service that puts the finest details first.
Come and discover the refurbished image and significant improvements at Hotel El Fuerte, the destination you’ve come to love over the years, as it takes one step further in offering you an exclusive experience.
for a five-star service
Just in the centre of town
Located just 5 minutes from the centre of Marbella’s old town and a stone’s throw from a wide range of restaurants and shops, El Fuerte Marbella offers guests a highly convenient location where the most important attractions are nearby without giving up the peaceful and calm atmosphere of an urban beach hotel featuring spacious communal areas and the highest quality service dedicated to those guests who seek the ultimate comfortable luxury to look after their health, beauty and wellness.
El Puerto Deportivo, where Marbella’s bustling nightlife can be found, is extremely close to our hotel, as is the historic old town which boasts charming lanes filled with shops, the renowned Plaza de los Naranjos square and the Iglesia de la Encarnación church.
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I’m part of the fifth generation at Celler de Gelida, one of Barcelona’s most prestigious wine shops. I write for and work with different media outlets to celebrate wine to its fullest.
A hotelier with over 20 years of experience, with his own properties and more than 10 years as a professional barista.
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1957 - 2022
Be part of our History
Boasting more than 60 years’ experience and history, El Fuerte is one of Marbella’s oldest hotels. Our hotel has been given constant refurbishment and maintenance over the years, evolving to become a renowned 5-star hotel. An array of celebrities and renowned figures have stayed with us during the hotel’s long history, making it a national and global benchmark of style.
El Fuerte Marbella also features the San Luis Castle inside its grounds, a historic location that has been designated as a Cultural Heritage Site.