Gran Melia Palacio de Isora Resort & Spa

Guía de Isora, Spain


The Essentials

  • pool, beachside, spa area
  • Hotel Type: Beach, Spa, Luxury, 5 star, Design
  • Hotel size (number of rooms): 413
  • Check-in: 15:00 o'clock | Check-out: 12:00 o'clock
  • Spoken languages in the hotel: English, German, French, Italian, Russian, Spanish


  • The Gran Meliá Palacio de Isora is very child-friendly
  • Stylish junior suites with 30m² private garden
  • 7 restaurants offering a wide variety of cuisine from Spanish to continental food
  • Direct access to the beach and large pool complex
  • Very spacious rooms

Good to know

  • Dogs are allowed (up to 7kg) but only in the rooms
  • Peace-seekers: we recommend the "Red Level" offer which is reserved exclusively for adults
  • Car rental would be advantageous


Avenida Los Océanos s/n
38686 Guía de Isora
Canary Islands, Spain

Hotel description

Situated directly on the Atlantic Ocean and overlooking Mount Teide the 579 rooms and suites of the Gran Meliá Palacio de Isora are characterised by contemporary design and comfort. Gorgeous greenery and an exclusive spa by Clarins, 7 different restaurants serving national and international cuisine and versatile sports activities are just a few of the highlights of this luxurious resort. The first-class service and many small details make the Gran Meliá Palacio de Isora in Tenerife an incomparable holiday hotel for the whole family.
Family Hotel: Spacious rooms, varied cuisine and a diverse leisure programme
The Hotel Gran Meliá Palacio de Isora is entirely geared towards families. The rooms, suites and villas with sizes ranging from 48m² to 120m² can accommodate up to 6 people and feature a private balcony, terrace or garden. There are 7 different restaurants serving international cuisine to suit all tastes. Leisure activities for children, young people and adults range from photography and cooking, tango dancing, watersports and golf courses to the family lounge with board games and movies. Friendly staff and specially-tailored activities complete the family-friendly atmosphere of the hotel.
Luxury Hotel: Gorgeous views, stylish décor and exclusive service
In a quiet location with views of Mount Teide, Hotel Gran Meliá Palacio de Isora awaits its guests with unparalleled facilities and high-quality service. 579 of the spacious rooms and suites with stylish furniture and textiles offer elegance and modern amenities such as air conditioning, free Wi-Fi, LCD TV, in-room safe and luxurious toiletries. The culinary excellence of the 7 restaurants at the hotel ranges from lush buffets to à la carte haute cuisine. A huge pool area with the largest salt water infinity pool in Europe and beautiful gardens, as well as the stylish spa, invite you to relax.
Design Hotel: Timeless elegance and modern comfort
With the sophisticated design of the architect Álvaro Sanz, Hotel Gran Meliá Palacio de Isora is considered the best holiday hotel in Spain. The contemporary buildings, the impressive colonial square, the landscaped gardens and pool areas sit perfectly amid the fantastic scenery of Tenerife. The interior boasts elegant lines, stylish mahogany furniture, quality fabrics and retro lamps. Some of the suites have a small private garden. The pleasant colour scheme provides a relaxing atmosphere and underlines the modern elegance and unique ambience of the exquisitely designed rooms.
Food & Drink: Haute cuisine and international dishes from the buffet or à la carte menu
The culinary diversity of the Hotel Gran Meliá Palacio de Isora leaves nothing to be desired. In the 7 different restaurants guests will find Italian, Mediterranean, Asian and Japanese cuisine, grilled specialities or haute cuisine served as a buffet or à la carte. The versatile breakfast is served in the ’Pangea’ buffet restaurant, where various options are freshly prepared before your eyes. Whether casual poolside dining, romantic moments with sunset views or festive meetings - the hotel’s restaurants offer the right atmosphere for every occasion. Furthermore, there are several bars with international selection of drinks and cocktails served by the pool with live music. More restaurants, cafés and bars can be found in the nearby fishing village of Alcalá.
Sports & Recreation: Swimming, wellness, sports and entertainment
At the Hotel Gran Meliá Palacio de Isora Resort & Spa there are an endless range of sport and leisure opportunities. Several pools and the hotel’s own private beach access ensures bathing pleasure. For relaxation, the 1,000m² YHI Spa, provides yoga or Tai-Chi classes. The sports on offer range from cycling, fitness, tennis and golf to scuba diving and sailing. Meeting places for young people, sports tournaments, as well as children’s playgrounds and cinemas are specially designed for the younger members of the family. In the evening, shows at the Atlas Theater and live music in the bars provide entertainment. In addition to these, and many other areas within the hotel, excursions to the cliffs of Los Gigantes and the Teide National Park are well worth arranging.
Location: On the picturesque west coast of Tenerife with views of mountains and sea
Tucked away from the tourist crowds the Gran Meliá Palacio de Isora is located directly on the sea in the region of Guía de Isora on the west coast of Tenerife. In the midst of a beautiful landscape, the hotel offers wonderful views of mountains and sea. The small fishing village of Alcalá is just a few minutes walk, and aside from the hotel’s direct access to the beach, the beaches of Playa San Juan and Playa de Arena are less than 5 km away. The cliffs of Los Gigantes are a 5-minute drive and the Teide National Park can be reached in 30 minutes. Reina Sofia Airport is 35 km away.
What’s more?: Events with professional event team and state-of-the-art technology
With its huge range of conference facilities, the Gran Meliá Palacio de Isora is also an incomparable venue. An area of around 1,200m² features a large, modular meeting room with the capacity to accommodate up to 500 people with banquet seating, 7 break-out rooms as well as 4 conference rooms in the business centre. Modern conference technology, as well as the support from a professional events team guarantee successful events.


wireless LAN
free of charge, WLAN in rooms, WLAN in lobby
air conditioning
non-smoking building
entire hotel incl. lobby
guarded parking, valet service, garage / covered parking, parking spaces
laundry service
garden / outside area
barbecue area
tanning bed
24 hour reception
room service
Free of charge
shuttle service
airport shuttle, shuttle to tourist attractions (for a fee)
jacuzzi, outdoor pool (open year-round), indoor pool (open year-round)

Frequently asked questions

Yes, the hotel provides free parking facilities for its guests: Parking space

The following pools are available onsite: whirlpool, outdoor pool and indoor pool

The hotel has 413 rooms in total.

Check-in: 15:00 o'clock | Check-out: 12:00 o'clock

The hotel is suitable for the whole family and also offers activities for children. These include, for example a children’s play area, outdoor playground and child care

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