The Hotel, fruit of the dream come true of a film locator who found in this Almeria town the place where he wanted to establish his home.
Hotel el Dorado is located in one of the most wonderful corners of the Costa de Almería, a place that will surprise you with its charm intoxicated with peace and tranquility where you can enjoy a privileged enclave on the shores of the Mediterranean. Small and family-friendly, The hotel maintains its essence since 1970, a place with a special charm... Built a few meters from the sea water, on the beachfront, and within the Natural Park of Cabo de Gata. This Hotel was built by Eddie Fowlie decorator and locator of large film productions, many winners of Oscars. The Hotel served as lodging for those actors and actresses who filmed in the area, films such as Nicholas and Alexandra (zhars of Russia), Lawrence of Arabia, The 3 Musketeers, etc. Most of the sets that can be found today in the Hotel are those that would be used for productions, such as, for example, the main door of the Hotel was the main door of the palace of Nicholas and Alexandra, the zahars of Russia, directed by David Lean.
The hotel is located in a coastal town of 6,000 inhabitants where those who like to enjoy the beach all year round, it is possible, among our beaches there are some renowned as the beach of the Dead, a few km from the hotel, among others you can visit the beach of Monsul, the Genoese, the Algarrobico, the islet of the Moor, cala de en medio, cala San Pedro, Cala del plomo, cala arena, Cala Coral and a long etc.
For those who do not like the beach we also have a large natural park called Cabo de Gata.