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Meet the staff – Paula Torreblanca

9 April, 2024

Chef de Partie Behind the scenes in La Bodega restaurant, you’ll find Paula, our Chef de Partie working alongside her team to prepare and present our newest menu offerings to our guests. She joined La Cala over five years ago where she initially rotated as a cook across all our restaurants, and in early 2023 […] Read more

Meet the staff – Emily, Anastasia and Ned

15 March, 2024

Shannon University of Hotel Management Emily, Anastasia, and Ned are students at Shannon University of Hotel Management in Clare, Ireland who are gaining on-the-job experiences throughout La Cala Resort as part their second-year university curriculum. During their one-year internship which is nearing to an end, they shared their impressions, after working several months at a […] Read more

Meet the staff – Tiia López

9 February, 2024

Waitress On most days you’ll find Tiia López serving our guests with a smile at our Clubhouse Bar & Restaurant, who joined our La Cala team in 2016. Born in Helsinki, Finland, Tiia has been living in Spain since 2007, when she initially came for a visit and decided to embark on her hospitality career […] Read more

Meet the staff – Santiago Hurtado

9 January, 2024

Greenkeeper Santiago Hurtado joined our La Cala team 25 years ago and today he serves as Greenkeeper of our Europa course, as well as our Football Pitch. One of his proudest times at La Cala was when he, together with his colleagues, worked alongside Cabell B. Robinson’s architectural team during the design stages of Europa. […] Read more

Meet the staff – María Jesús Prados

7 December, 2023

Event Coordinator Maria Jesus Prados is our Event Coordinator who works together with her colleagues to coordinate La Cala’s wedding events, celebratory occasions, and holiday parties. Her role includes close attention to detail during both the planning and implementation phases to ensure a smooth operation on the day of the event. Born in Cordoba, she […] Read more

Meet the staff – Jaime Nieto

7 November, 2023

Sous Chef Behind the scenes, working within our La Cala kitchen is Jaime Nieto, one of our Sous Chefs who is always creating something delicious for our guests. You’ll find Jaime on most days inside our Clubhouse Bar & Restaurant together with his team to oversee our restaurant orders, as well as our menus for […] Read more

Meet the Staff – Pepe Serrano

4 October, 2023

Electrician Pepe Serrano is an electrician on our golf maintenance team that works behind the scenes to oversee any electrical and functional issues, including our state-of-the-art hydraulic system used to irrigate all of our golf courses with recycled water. His first visit to La Cala was in 1989 to attend our inaugural ceremony which marked […] Read more

Meet the Staff – Silvia Ortega

4 September, 2023

Golf Account Manager Silvia Ortega is a member of our commercial team who works closely with golf tour suppliers, together with her team colleagues, to organize golf group requests, and golf events or tournaments at La Cala. Most recently, she had the honor of representing La Cala as “Ambassador of the Solheim Cup.” Since joining […] Read more

Meet the Staff – Paco Tirado

3 August, 2023

Hotel Reception Paco Tirado is the longest serving member of our hotel reception team who recently celebrated 25 years of service.  Over the years, he worked in various departments such as concierge services, golf buggy desk, and hotel reception.  Paco is a native Andalusian, raised in Torremolinos, who worked within the hospitality industry prior to […] Read more

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Meet the Staff – Elena Montes

6 July, 2023

Elena Montes – Property Sales Agent Many of our homeowners at La Cala know Elena Montes, our Property Sales Agent in our onsite real estate office, who joined La Cala 19 years ago.  Together with her three colleagues, the team is focused on both sales of our newest Taylor Wimpey developments and villa plots, as […] Read more

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