The R2 Rio Calma Hotel is a modern hotel, built in a Colonial style, on the hillside which slopes down to the beach at the north end of Costa Calma. The hotel has extensive sub-tropical gardens and water features that go down to the small beach. The hotel is popular with couples and families that like a relaxing holiday in the sun.
The hotel is located at the extreme northern end of the resort of Costa Calma, so is quite isolated, but sits in an enviable position overlooking the sea. It is about a 20 minute walk into the centre of Costa Calma, which is a mainly hotel and apartment based resort. The hotel has sloping grounds and the Reception floor, at road level, is actually on Level 6 of the hotel. The small beach is about a 15 minute walk from the Reception and is downhill all the way.
The hotel has a buffet style restaurant called the ‘Rosa James, and a la carte restaurant called ‘Pajara’, a poolside bar called ‘Mirador del Bahia’ and a beach bar called ‘Las Cascadas’. The hotel has two outside swimming pools, a children’s pool area and a miniclub. There is a Spa Center. Next to the 24 hour Reception area is a unique botanical garden conservatory. The hotel offers a range of facilities for sports, and also conference facilities.
The hotel has 384 rooms, including
61 single rooms
Twin rooms of 25 square metres
Suites with bedroom lounge and terrace
All rooms have a desk, satellite TV, airconditioning, fully equipped ensuite bathroom, balcony, safe, direct dial phone and minibar.
All rooms have the offer of Room only, Bed & Breakfast, Half Board or Full Board.
People who have stayed at the R2 Rio Calma Hotel leave reviews on TripAdvisor. The overall rating is 4 out of 5, taking into account the location, sleep quality, rooms, service, value and cleanliness. These are 10 comments that have been put on there, which seem to sum up people’s opinions –
‘Excellent hotel, shame about the WiFi,’ ‘couldn’t recommend highly enough’, ‘amazing’, ‘paradise’, ‘nice resort, but little to do outside of it’, ‘oasis hotel with wonderful views’, ‘relaxing paradise’, ‘simply Wow’, ‘excellent hotel’, and ‘loved it’.
From Fuerteventura Airport you take the FV-2 road, signposted to Morro Jable. After a distance of 92 km you arrive at Costa Calma. At the first roundabout in the resort turn left, and immediately at the mini roundabout turn left again on to the Avenida de Jahn Reisen and head slightly up hill. At the next mini roundabout turn left on to Calle Agustin Millares and go past the Hotels Costa Calma Beach and Nautilus which are on the right. At the next mini roundabout go straight on, and follow the road as it bears left and goes up to the R2 Rio Calma which is on the right.
Address: Artistas Canarios, 8 - Urb. El Granillo - Costa Calma. Fuerteventura
Tel: (0034) 928 546050