The old Hotel San Cristóbal has reopened after a €9 million makeover and a change of name. The Óbal Urban Hotel is a new 4-star hotel in the heart of Marbella.
With 110 room, from the double Classic and double Premium to the exclusive Junior Suite and the Suite of 55 metres, Óbal Urban Hotel is the latest project from The family business SOLVENTO Group.
“The transformation of this hotel is our contribution to the evolution of Marbella as a first-class tourist destination. We are committed to urban and gastronomic tourism, offering unique experiences to our guests“, said Cristóbal Parra (jr), the third generation the family that owns the Óbal Urban Hotel, formerly the Hotel San Cristóbal
The renovation process, which began in November 2022, has transformed the hotel into a contemporary and sustainable space, adapted to the demands of increasingly demanding tourism. From interior design to installations, every aspect has been carefully considered. The 24-hour reception at street level, the ‘Alameda’ restaurant, the Rooftop 360 Blue Sky Bar, the multipurpose lounges, the wellness room with aesthetic treatments, and the gym that will feature state-of-the-art equipment.
“Obal Urban Hotel is not just another accommodation in Marbella; it is a comprehensive experience that embraces sustainability, close attention and high quality services. Every detail has been carefully designed to meet the needs of guests and society in Marbella,” said Manuel Murga, the hotel’s general manager.
The culinary heart of the Óbal Urban Hotel is the Alameda restaurant, which has a focus on Mediterranean cuisine and local products (Km0), the restaurant asserts itself as a distinguished space within Marbella’s gastronomic offering. The hotel also boasts the Rooftop 360 Blue Sky Bar, offering a casual menu with healthy options, select cocktails and a swimming pool that offers panoramic views of Marbella.