This luxurious hotel is located in the north of Costa Teguise, alongside the sea and right on the beach. It is a member of the “The Leading Hotels of the World” and the only five stars Deluxe in the island of Lanzarote. Is located just 10 minutes from Arrecife, 500 meters from the city centre of Costa Teguise, 2 km distance from the Costa Teguise Golf Club and 25 km from caves of Los Verdes and Jameos del Agua. The airport is 20 minutes away.
Catalogued between excellent Hotels with the charm of its own. The architect Fernando Higueras and the famous Lanzarotenian artist, Cesar Manrique, created the plans for this spectacular building. Cesar Manrique designed the pool area, the interior gardens and walls in the restaurant and the lobby. This flair full of flowers, plants and fountains leaves the impression of the “Garden of Eden”. For this reason, it is also called “the Botanical Cathedral” of the island. And most recently “Hotel Museum” due to all the works of art from different artists of the islands apart from Cesar Manrique, such as Pepe Dámaso, Molezún, Paco Curbelo, etc. As soon as you arrive at the Gran Melia Salinas, an icon of the Cultural Heritage of Lanzarote, you know you are in a very special place. The 316 nicely refurbished rooms, decorated in the most attractive shad of green, combining marble, the finest cloths and the most elegant furniture, for the better part with spectacular views of the sea (some with inland view), are arranged in steps to guarantee the privacy of the balconies, 24 hours room service and an endless range of details and facilities to ensure you are perfectly comfortable and provided with all you will need. There are 279 Deluxe standard rooms, 31 single rooms, 25 Junior Suite, two master suite and ten exclusive Garden Villas. A group of ten private villas situated in an exclusive garden, for those guests seeking privacy combined with the best service of a top class Hotel. Each villa has a private garden area and swimming pool, as well as a four-poster bed and dining area. Guests may choose the type of bedding and pillows preferred and bathrobe and kimono are provided. Other facilities include cordless telephone, compact disc player with a selection of music, daily press, magazines, tea and coffee making facilities, a selection of fresh fruit and many other extras as a courtesy of the Hotel Management.
Food & Beverage
The Hotel provides a wide range of services: a delicious breakfast buffet Restaurant Atlántida with the new “show-cooking” style buffet with a “food corner”, where all the dishes will be made in front of the guests. The well-known a-la-carte Restaurant La Graciosa, surrounded by tropical gardens and fountains, with international cuisine. The new restaurant Casa Canaria, copy the most typical old Canarian house construction with a fresh patio where you can choose between the three different specialities: “La Bodeguita” typical Spanish tapas, “La Tarantella” Mediterranean cuisine and “Especias” rice specialities. And a pool snack bar.
Sport & Leisure
Enjoy the numerous facilities available for any kind of sports, which offer you the perfect combination of relaxing and keeping fit. Sport area, 3 tennis courts, gym, social club, etc. Relax in our Health & Beauty Centre. Hairdresser. The Golf Club Costa Teguise, with an 18-hole golf course, is only 2 km away. Adding the possibility to practice any kind of water sports nearby and also many others such as mountain bike, sportive fishing, delta wind, horse riding... in different parts of the island. The shopping Gallery with its jewellery, boutiques and shoe shop will give you the opportunity to satisfy almost all your wishes. Piano bar with night-shows and live music. Outdoor heated swimming pool, three tennis courts, pitch & putt two holes and mini golf, Gym, sauna, massages and hydro-massage. Also internet corner, Social club and mini-club.
The five modern meeting rooms with a capacity from 10 to 400 people fully equipped for all kind of events are the perfect setting for: seminars, exhibitions, sales meetings, congresses... Many famous companies make use of these rooms every year, such as BMW, Coke, Walt Disney, Johnson & Johnson, SEAT with the world presentation of its new car Arosa (Volkswagen Group), Mercedes New Car Launch SLK and last but not least to mention one of the biggest event of this year 2002: The European Parlament Congress which took place in April, congregating all Home Affairs Ministers from the EU and Vice Ministers from different Diplomatic Delegations from several Asian Embassies.
Bed & Breakfast / Half Board