Hotel Helios Costa Tropical

Blue Bar, Hotel Helios Costa Tropical, Spain

Saga Hosted Hotels

Set on the pebble and sandy shores of San Cristobal in Almuñécar, Hotel Helios Costa Tropical is an idyllic setting for a relaxed break. Lounge by the outdoor pool or surrender to the spa's rejuvenating Jacuzzi featuring sea views. Whether you crave a mid-morning coffee or live music in the evening, the hotel's cosy bar has you covered. Head to the roof terrace, too, for spectacular sunset views. Or step outside and take a walk along the seafront promenade and find yourself a quaint cafe to people watch.

Included with every Hosted Holiday

  • Dedicated welcoming host
  • Resort airport transfers
  • Travel insurance and meals


Half board plus: All breakfasts and dinners Glass of wine with dinner

A weekly return shuttle service to Nerja or Granada

International flights. Prices are based on return flights with Vueling or British Airways from London Gatwick. Supplements may apply from other airports

Return transfers direct to your hotel

Minimum 20kg checked luggage, per person


  • Almuñécar, Costa Tropical, Spain

  • Multiple

  • Half Board Plus

From £645 per person

Including optional travel insurance or a price reduction if not required

Blue Bar, Hotel Helios Costa Tropical, Spain
Exterior Hotel Helios Costa Tropical, Spain

Holiday details

Food and drink

All meals are buffet-style plus a glass of local wine per person is included with dinner. Complimentary tea and coffee is served in the bar between 4pm and 5pm every afternoon.


During your stay, enjoy the following programme of activities and entertainment. Some activities may be at an extra charge and activities may change from time to time. *A weekly return shuttle service to Nerja or Granada is included during your stay and operates on alternating weeks to either destination (subject to change). If you are staying 3 weeks or longer, you can use this service again (subject to availability). Organ player twice a week Flamenco show once a week Daily entertainment programme Talk on Spanish culture and customs (fortnightly) Spanish lessons Walk to Roman bridge and aqueduct Orientation walk of Almuñécar including botanical gardens Beach Yoga Bike hire (extra charge)


Most of the 232 bedrooms have a balcony with partial sea views. Most rooms have a shower over the bath. Several rooms have walk-in showers (these rooms will be without a sea view).


  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Jacuzzi
  • Roof terrace garden
  • Spa
  • Wi-Fi
  • Treatments (extra charge)

Holiday location

Helios Tropical Map

Local Area

Almuñécar is a picturesque town with jagged coastlines, intoxicating culture and world-class food and drink. Take a stroll to the town centre, where markets await, brimming with spices, olives, dried fruits, and locally made honey and molasses. If you're looking for photo-worthy views of the Mediterranean, head to Nerja and take in the stunning scenery from the clifftop known as the 'Balcony of Europe'.

Optional excursions

Optional excursions can only be booked in resort and are subject to minimum numbers

Granada City


Nestling below the snow-capped Sierra Nevada mountains, Granada is one of the loveliest cities in Spain. It was the last Moorish city to fall to the Christians, in 1492. This Andalusian city is justly proud of its delightful location and for the richness of its Moorish architecture, which is equal to anything in North Africa. Attractions include the Royal Chapel, where the Catholic Monarchs Ferdinand and Isabella are buried. It adjoins the cathedral built in the early Renaissance style on the site of the former mosque.



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