Villa Padierna Thermas Hotel 5* ​

Spa facilities

  • Swimming Pool
  • Sauna
  • Steam Room
  • Hydrotherapy Pool
  • Relaxation Room
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Experience Showers

At a glance

  • Scenery

    Scenic Location

    The hotel is ideally located 30 minutes from Malaga Airport, in the small and scenic town of Carratraca, surrounded by the nature of the Guadalhorce Valley.

  • Local attractions

    Local Attractions

    Surrounded by natural beauty, the hotel is ideally located to explore local wonders such as the Fuente de Piedra Lagoon, Caminito del Rey, the Picasso Museum, or the Center Pompidou Málaga, to name a few.

  • Activities


    Kayak ride through the lakes of the Conde de Guadalhorce, ride horseback through the Sierra de Málaga or play golf at Villa Padierna Golf Resort.

  • Health spa

    Destination Spa

    Villa Padierna Thermas Hotel 5* is a destination spa famous for its mineral-medicinal waters and its thermal circuit. Facilities include the thermales pools, a gym, a Turkish bath, a sauna, two relaxation areas and a meditation room as well as eight treatment rooms and a further eight using the waters themselves.

  • Airport


    Villa Padierna Thermas Hotel 5* is a 30 minutes drive from Malaga Airport.


Villa Padierna Thermas Hotel 5*, Av. Antonio Rioboó, 11, 29551 Carratraca, Málaga, Spain
29551 Carratraca

Spa & Leisure

A medical wellness resort with five star credentials, the Villa Padierna Thermas Hotel 5* experience is inextricably linked to its mineral-medicinal waters that emanate directly from the spring to its facilities. With 43 luxurious rooms and suites, the hotel boasts some of the most remarkable architectural details, housed within an emblematic building by King Fernando VII, providing a sense of luxury and romance alongside wellbeing.

Continuing the sense of exclusivity, the hotel’s restaurants are second to none. The 18th century surroundings provide a sense of gravitas while period furnitures and select contemporary details complete the picture. The resident chef Andrés Ruiz works only with fresh and local products, providing dishes that preserve all their aroma and flavour. La Condesa Room offers organic haute cuisine while you dine in your robe, The Prince’s Lounge, Empress Salon and El Deseado are the places for tea, and the Andalusian Courtyard is a romantic outdoor space for meals under the stars. Alcohol is not served at the hotel.

Board basis: All programmes include full board basis with breakfast, lunch and dinner (no drinks included), and are based on a deluxe room. This is a medical wellness spa where you must be booked on a wellness package such as the Wellbeing and Relaxation treatment, Express Detox and Anti-Ageing treatment or the Slim and Detox break.

Hotel & Accommodation

Providing the sensual pleasure of Roman baths with the comforts of the 21st century, Villa Padierna Thermas Hotel 5* is famous across Europe for its mineral-medicinal waters. The healing power of Carratraca's sulphurous, calcium and magnesium waters dates back to the time of the Romans, and has been a favourite of esteemed historical figures including Eugenia de Montijo (wife of Napoleon III).

The 1800 m2 thermas relax mind and body under the guidance of doctors, specialists and therapists alongside facilities that also include yoga, a water gym in the thermales pools, a gym a Turkish bath, a sauna, two relaxation areas and a meditation room. The spa is also home to eight treatment rooms and a further eight treatment rooms with access to the thermal waters. The guided thermal circuit is the central treatment for which the spa is known with hydromassage, contrast baths and a bitermica circular shower, while detox getaways and true wellness is the central core of the whole hotel.