Hotels in Retamar: This attractive beach hotel is located right by a golf course and only 300 m from the sandy beach. Cabo de Gata nature park is also in the vicinity, around 15 km away. The desert of Desierto de Tabernas is around 40 km from the hotel and Almería's sightseeing attractions are roughly 10 km from the hotel. Opened in 2006, this fully air-conditioned beach hotel comprises a total of 212 rooms spread over 3 floors, of which 12 are suites. The pleasant lobby includes a 24-hour reception desk, a hotel safe, a currency exchange counter and two lifts with indoor and outdoor views respectively. Guests are also offered a newspaper kiosk and a shop in the lobby. Culinary options include a cosy bar, a café and an elegant, air-conditioned restaurant where breakfast, lunch and dinner are served (guests must be well-dressed). There is also a 'chiringuito' at the swimming pool area, open only in the high season, for lunch and dinner (seats can be booked in advance after arrival at the hotel). From 10 am to 6 pm, this 'chiringuito' works like a bar with all inclusive service. In addition, there is Internet access in the hotel hall (for a fee). Younger guests may let off steam in the playground and participate in the kids' club activities. The comfortable and tastefully decorated rooms come with a bathroom, a hairdryer, a direct dial telephone and satellite/ cable TV. Central air conditioning with temperature control in each room is also provided.