Estival Centurion Playa

The Estival Centurion Playa Hotel offers luxury accommodation in a great location for exploring all that the Costa Dorada has to offer. The 4-star hotel backs onto the beach, and has two large pools, surrounded by a sun-trap terrace bordered by loungers and trees. The buffet restaurant offers up a great spread at mealtimes, with a poolside bar providing drinks and snacks throughout the day. The hotel also benefits from a gym and a spa. Rooms here are all tastefully decorated in a contemporary style.

Overview of Cambrils, Costa Dorada

Cambrils is a sunny seaside resort on Spain’s Costa Dorada, or Golden Coast, and is a popular destination for both international tourists and locals. The town is a peaceful alternative to the lively neighbouring city of Salou, while enjoying great connections to the surrounding areas. The key attraction here is the soft, golden sands of Cambrils beach and its warm, shallow waters that make for a pleasant swim. Cambrils is dotted with historical attractions and boasts a charming old town. It also benefits from a great selection of up-market bars and restaurants.

Things to do in Cambrils, Costa Dorada

There’s something for everyone in Cambrils: kids can enjoy the fast and furious rides of the nearby Aventura theme park, while adults can get their adrenaline kicks from jet-skiing, surfing or diving. Much of the action is centred around Cambrils port, though in Cambrils old town, you’ll find the castle fortress of the Baron of Vilafortuny, along with a 17th century watchtower and two museums. If you want to keep it low-key, you can laze on the beach or lie by the pool with a cocktail. For a cultural day-trip, head to the town of Reus – the birthplace of Gaudi and home to the Gaudi Centre, which exhibits the famed architect’s work. For a holiday to Costa Dorada that everyone will love, Cambrils is a great choice. Whether you choose to embrace the laid-back atmosphere of this town, or make the most of its adventure activities, you’ll be sure to have a memorable holiday.

Resort Summary

Seven kilometres of Blue Flag beaches is just one of the reasons why Cambrils has been awarded the Family Holiday Destination seal of quality by the Catalan Government. Others include the range of children’s play areas, parks, activities and sports facilities, as well as sea stations for snorkelling and sailing.

It’s not all about the kids though. Recognised as a gastronomic capital in food-orientated Costa Dorada, the small town of Cambrils has more than 200 restaurants, including two with Michelin Stars and many more mentioned in the Michelin Guide. It also has a mix of intimate seafront bars, English pubs and chiringuitos – pop-up restaurants, which will appeal to couples.

Being a short drive from Salou, and ideal for PortAventura holidays, Cambrils is a good base to explore the region and have a taste of the exciting sights and sounds before retiring back to your peaceful base.