Marriott’s Playa Andaluza

  • Ctra De Cadiz km 168, 29680 Estepona, Estepona, Malaga
    Spain

Face coverings may be required. To learn more, please see destination-specific information below and reference our Face Covering Requirement information.

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Face Coverings at Our Resorts

Resorts in the United States, USVI, and Puerto Rico

As recommended by the CDC, Owners and guests are encouraged to wear a face covering indoors, regardless of vaccination status, in areas the CDC defines as substantial or high for COVID-19 transmission. This recommendation is in addition to any applicable face covering requirements mandated by governmental authorities in the jurisdictions where our resorts operate.

Please refer to your resort’s Property Update page for specific information regarding local government mandates that may currently be in place.

Face coverings are required for all unvaccinated Owners and guests at each of our resorts. Shared spaces where face coverings must be worn by unvaccinated Owners and guests include the following:

  • Indoor public spaces and common areas
  • Lobbies
  • Food & Beverage outlets, including pool bars, Marketplaces, and other similar venues
  • Fitness centers
  • Outdoor public spaces where social distance of 6ft/2m cannot be maintained 

Please Note:  The above requirements are in addition to any applicable face covering requirements mandated by governmental authorities in the jurisdictions where our resorts are located.

Exceptions

The following exceptions apply to the above face covering requirements for unvaccinated Owners and guests while on property, but please note that any more stringent requirements mandated by governmental authorities in jurisdictions where our resorts are located will still apply:

  • Individuals younger than 2 years old
  • Individuals with a health or medical condition that prevents them from wearing a face covering
  • Individuals who are actively communicating with a person who is hearing impaired, where the ability to see the mouth is essential for communication
  • Individuals who are eating or drinking and seated at a food establishment on property (Individuals will be required to wear a face covering while moving around the food establishment and until they are seated at their table.)
  • Individuals who are exercising outdoors, including running, biking, and swimming and who are able to socially distance while doing so

Resorts Outside of the United States, USVI, and Puerto Rico

As part of our efforts to help you stay healthy when you stay with us, face coverings are required of all Owners, guests, and vendors at each of our resorts — even where not currently government-mandated and regardless of your COVID-19 vaccination status — in connection with health agency recommendations. Shared spaces where face coverings must be worn include the following:

  • Indoor public spaces and common areas
  • Lobbies
  • Food & Beverage outlets, including pool bars, Marketplaces, and other similar venues
  • Fitness centers
  • Outdoor public spaces where social distance of 6ft/2m cannot be maintained 

Please Note:  The above requirements are in addition to any applicable face covering requirements mandated by governmental authorities in the jurisdictions where our resorts are located.

Exceptions

The following exceptions apply to the above face covering requirements while on property, but please note that any more stringent requirements mandated by governmental authorities in jurisdictions where our resorts are located will still apply:

  • Individuals younger than 2 years old
  • Individuals with a health or medical condition that prevents them from wearing a face covering
  • Individuals who are actively communicating with a person who is hearing impaired, where the ability to see the mouth is essential for communication
  • Individuals who are eating or drinking and seated at a food establishment on property (Individuals will be required to wear a face covering while moving around the food establishment and until they are seated at their table.)
  • Individuals who are exercising outdoors, including running, biking, and swimming and who are able to socially distance while doing so

Important Alerts

The Spanish government requires UK and other non-EU citizens travelling to Spain from the UK for tourism (excluding children under the age of 12 years old) to present on entry proof of being fully vaccinated (with both doses of a two-dose vaccine or one dose of a one-dose vaccine) at least 14 days prior to arrival in Spain (date(s) of vaccination must be specified), with a vaccine authorized by the European Medicines Agency or by the World Health Organization. All passengers (including children under 12 years old) must complete and sign an online Health Control Form no more than 48 hours prior to travel.

There are different entry requirements for EU citizens. See the Spanish Ministry of Health ‘Travel and COVID-19’ page for details.

The Spanish government publishes and reviews their list of ‘risk countries’ every 7 days. All passengers (excluding children under the age of 12 years old) travelling to Spain who have visited a ‘risk country’ in the previous 14 days should be prepared to meet the requirements outlined in the Spanish Ministry of Health ‘Travel and COVID-19’ page. Requirements are country specific.

Official Information

Covid certificates may be required to access certain parts of the resort including, but not limited to, restaurants. Effective Dec. 24, 2021, the use of face coverings is mandatory for anyone over the age of 6 years old on all forms of public transport in Spain and in many other indoor and outdoor public spaces, even when social distancing of 1.5 meters is observed. You should carry a face mask with you at all times and be prepared to wear it during your stay. Face masks must cover the nose and mouth.

While not mandatory, the use of face masks on children between 3 and 5 years of age is recommended.

There are some exceptions to the use of face masks such as when practicing sport, eating or drinking, or at the beach, however rules may vary between regions. Those with respiratory problems or those unable to wear a mask due to other health conditions or disabilities are exempt. More details are available from the Ministry for Health (in Spanish).

As specific rules on the use of face masks may vary from one region to the next, you should refer to local authorities for advice. Penalties may be imposed if you do not comply.

NOTE: COVID-19 restrictions are subject to change at any time and the information above may not be up to date.

Cashless Resort

To help promote health safety, there is limited cash available at this property, and credit cards are the preferred method of payment.

Service Animal Policy

This property welcomes service animals. Pets are not permitted.

Please Note: Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) is highly contagious. As is the case with any public place, we cannot guarantee that you will not encounter others at the resort who are contagious; however, we want you to know that we are committed to cleanliness and our enhanced safety measures in response to COVID-19. Read more

Amenity Status

The status of resort amenities and services as shown below is subject to change at any time due to governmental requirements and/or changes to operating guidelines. Selected amenities are open subject to social distancing and with reduced capacity. Please continue to check this website frequently for updates prior to your upcoming reservation.

Open

  • BBQ Grills

  • Beach Services

  • Concierge

  • Fitness Center

    Reservations required. Face coverings must be worn at all times, and capacity is limited.
  • Housekeeping (Daily)

  • Mini-Golf Course

  • On-Site Convenience Store

    The Market Place is open 24hrs, offering breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
  • Pool(s)

    All pools are open, including La Tortuga children’s pool.
  • Spa Services

  • Sports Courts/Playgrounds

    Outdoor games and sports courts are subject to reservation.

Open with Social Distancing

  • Activities (On-Site)

  • Activity Center

  • Fitness Class

    Reservations are required. Outdoor classes only. Face coverings must be worn at all times.
  • Hot Tub(s)/Spa(s)

  • Kid's Club

  • Pool Chairs

  • Steam Room/Sauna

Closed

  • On-Site Restaurant

  • Pool Bar/Grille

Savor all the splendor of southern Spain. Located in the enchanting town of Estepona on the Costa del Sol, this elegant resort is a spectacularly scenic setting for a Spanish vacation to relish and remember. Whether you seek solitude, socialization or a balance of both, you’ll discover it here.