The Desert Springs Kids Club has devised a number of fun activities to keep children of all ages actively occupied at the resort’s well-designed Crocodile Club, leaving grown-ups some peaceful time to themselves. This service allows you to escape with the peace of mind that your children are in safe and capable hands.
Sessions typically include activities such as the Trim Trail, 5-A side Football, Paddle Tennis, Junior Golf Clinic, Tennis, Basketball, Table Tennis, Beach Volleyball, Drawing, and always finish up in the pool with supervised pool games!
There’s an excellent sandy playground complete with slide, wobbly bridge and scrambling net.
The family orientated main pool is also found here, an ideal place for children to make new friends.
Open from 16th July -- 31st August, 5 days a week (Monday-Friday), between 11am - 5:30pm.
Pre-booking recommended. Children, age 6 to 12 years, can sign up for anything from a single session of €10 per child, a full day for €28 per child (lunch included), through to a 5-day programme for €112 per child.
Pre-booking is required and treatments are by appointment only. The therapist is available after 4 p.m. on weekdays and in the mornings of Saturday and Sunday.
The Spa at Desert Springs is located in the Private Reserve, next to the Golf Club House with a therapist offering health and beauty treatments for your pleasure and convenience.
A wide range of individual treatments are available and our experienced health and beauty therapist, prescribes and uniquely ensures treatments are tailor made to suit your needs in an un- hurried and relaxed atmosphere leaving you feeling relaxed and revitalised for when you return home from holiday.
Include facial creams, stimulating massage and mask with Q10 and Hyaluronic Acid or Vitamin C and Aloe Vera, depending on skin type.
Includes therapeutic massage and cervical stretching.
Reflexoterapia: Therapeutic massage and refreshing foot cream.
Lymphatic drainage: Include hands and leg massages “active circulation”.
Physical therapy: This treatment includes therapeutic massage, kinesis tape, electro-stimulation, creams, gels or ant-inflammatory spray.
- • Must be accompanied by an adult
• Open to non-residents
• Pass required
- Must be accompanied by an adult
- Open to non-residents
- Pass required
The main pool at Desert Springs can be found at the Crocodile Club, although there are also several other pools throughout the resort on each community (however these are generally only for residents of that community). The villa you are staying in will determine which community pool you will have access to.
The large shaped main pool and Jacuzzi are set within natural rock, cascades and planting. The pools are surrounded by cool grass sun bathing lawns, where families and friends can enjoy relaxed semi-private days at leisure, looked after by the friendly pool bar team.
Croc Club pool
Open between: 1st June and 2nd September 2018, 11 am to 6.30 p.m.
- Outdoor pool
- Open poolside shower
- Separate jacuzzi
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
Open to non-residents
- Open to non-residents
Charges are applicable. There is a charge of 5.10 Euros for Lodge guests to use the pool and sun loungers are approx € 1.50 for hire. However, community pools are free of charge to use. Pool towels are available to hire, this is at a cost per person please enquire on resort.
Restaurants and Bars
Desert Springs has a great selection of places to eat and drink, from the African-themed ‘Croc’ restaurant serving an eclectic menu of burgers, El Torrente restaurant, specialising in fine Spanish dining. A pool snack bar and two informal bars are also available. Please see below for the seasonal opening times.
Award-winning food and service to be enjoyed indoors or ‘al fresco’ within the beautifully appointed Clubhouse. Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner menus served and is famous for its delicious Spanish dining including several very special local dishes and fresh fish.
Opening hours are 8:00am - 11pm.
The clubhouse is also home to The Deck where you can enjoy an early morning coffee, evening cocktails and delicious lunches in a stunning setting.
Good food, great drinks, friendly service, fantastic music, a unique setting – The Crocodile Club at Desert Springs.
Set on a high point overlooking Desert Springs with views to the sea and the surrounding mountains, the Crocodile Club restaurant is housed in an enormous African style thatched long house. Enjoy balmy summer evenings inside or outside on the terrace or in the semi-secluded terraced garden.
On offer are a selection of delectable meat and fish dishes with a twist. You will find influences of Creole, Cajun and TexMex cuisine alongside salads, burgers, pizza and pasta dishes. All to be enjoyed with a glass of chilled wine, an ice-cold beer or any other drink of your fancy.
The Crocodile Club at Desert Springs open for the summer season on 1st June to the 12TH of July (Fridays and Saturday only) from 6.30 p.m. to 1 a.m., kitchen from 6.30 to 10.30 for dinner, last food orders at 10.30 p.m
13th of July to the 1st September, 7 days a week, from 6.30 p.m. to 1 a.m., kitchen from 6.30 to 10.30 for dinner, last food orders at 10.30 p.m
1st June to the 2nd of September, 7 days a week from 11.00 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Serving Hot and Cold snacks (1st of June – 13th of July), Serving light lunches (14th of July – 2nd of September)
Also a range of superb healthy fruit punches of the innocent and more grown up variety, the "El Chiringuito" pool bar is a great place to relax.
This is the number one meeting place for an early, and indeed not so early, evening drink on the resort and features a delicious, but dangerous, selection of "croctails”.
Come for pre-or after dinner drinks and relax with a glass of chilled wine, an ice-cold beer or any other drink of your fancy and relax to some exotic beats and enjoy the ambience of a truly unique restaurant and bar.
The Rosewood bar is open from 1st June to the 12TH of July (Fridays and Saturday only) from 6.30 p.m. to 1 a.m. The 13th of July to the 1st September, 7 days a week, from 6.30 p.m. to 1 a.m.
The Cave Bar is an original but refurbished cave which offers extraordinary and exclusive dining facilities and bar in its underground gallery. Book this for special occasions.