Can Cera is a hotel very much part of the history of the Old City. The buildings have been standing since before Jaume I conquered Mallorca over 700 years ago. Having been refurbished over the years and most importantly during the Italian Renaissance, Can Cera’s stunning architecture has been maintained in this style, with beautiful patios, high ceilings, balconies, wonderful common rooms and large bedrooms. This hotel, quiet and peaceful although centrally located and very near to the main sights, is the perfect place for those seeking history and culture during their stay.
This former military fortress is now a stunning hotel with beautiful views of the Bay of Palma. It blends into the Mallorcan landscape perfectly, as its architecture and surroundings have been well-maintained and unchanged during all refurbishments. Cap Rocat offers five different suites, in which each room is well-furnished, complete with a comfortable bed and even a private outdoor seating area where you can enjoy the views. The hotel’s pool and swimming areas around the unused pier are wonderful bathing spots, where you can enjoy the natural reserve and the Mediterranean sea. Relaxing and peaceful, Cap Rocat is a heavenly hotel guaranteeing a wonderful stay.
Cap Rocat, Ctra. de Cap Enderrocat, Cala Blava, Mallorca, Spain, +34 971 74 78 78
Gran Hotel Soller
The Gran Hotel Soller, a five-star hotel within a 19th century building located in the center of Sóller, prioritizes comfort and enjoyment for its guests. There are facilities of the highest quality, such as an extensive spa center that includes a Jacuzzi, a rooftop swimming pool with spectacular mountain views, a sauna, a massage salon and a gym to stay fit. The hotel’s restaurant, which serves deliciously fresh Mediterranean meals so that guests can enjoy authentic local dishes, has a beautiful terrace for a charming dining experience. Gran Hotel Soller even has its own cellar, packed with the finest wines to accompany intimate evening meals.
Watch out for: The huge range of wines from the hotel cellar
Finca Son Palou
Agrotourism in authentic Mallorcan surroundings
Finca Son Palou takes all the best parts of the Mallorcan fincas and combines it with the most advanced technology to create a most luxurious hotel. Having kept the traditional architecture of a rural farmhouse, the hotel blends in with the peaceful surroundings. The excellently air-conditioned suites are fully equipped with large comfortable beds, a coffee machine and much more. Other facilities include full breakfasts, a games room and beautiful gardens. Since it has numerous routes around it and is close to everything, this hotel offers excursions and cycling, as well as massages and a pool overlooking the mountains: it is truly the perfect relaxation destination.
Watch out for: Organic fruit plantations and vast fields and mountain area for hiking
Finca Son Palou, Plaza de la Iglesia, Orient, Illes Balears, Spain, +34 971 14 82 82
Gran Hotel Son Net
A legendary location in traditional Mallorca
Magic and mystique surrounds this stunning hotel, for there is a legend behind its history, involving a knight (formerly a pirate) who decided to find the most beautiful spot to build his estate (now Gran Hotel Son Net). With this in mind, a holiday here will prove to be the perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of city life as you enter the world of rural Mallorca, with the hotel’s farm animals reared nearby. From sports to beauty treatments and weddings, Gran Hotel Son Net provides services for you to experience the best of Mallorca.
Watch out for: Their beautiful ‘tree house’ for delicious casual meals
Posada Terra Santa
The Posada Terra Santa is a beautiful boutique hotel which aims for perfection. Located inside a former mansion which dates back to 1576, it stands proudly in the center of historic Palma. A medieval façade welcomes the hotel’s guests to an interior of comfort and sophistication. Technology has developed hugely in the past years and Posada Terra Santa has carefully followed suit to ensure that guests have access to the latest essentials, such as high-speed WiFi and smart TVs in every room. The hotel offers several relaxation areas, including a terrace with views of Palma, an honesty bar and even a beautiful library with books in several different languages.
Finca Es Castell
Finca Es Castell is a peaceful haven situated in the rural village of Binibona. At this luxurious hotel, whose building dates back to the 11th century, every visitor is transported through the past ages. With its serene atmosphere, Finca Es Castell offers harmonious areas for relaxation, such as its beautiful gardens and a lounge with a fireplace. The dining experience at Finca Es Castell is truly enchanting: a heavenly meal is often served on the open terrace, while the rooftop bar is a sensational place to enjoy a drink with tapas. Charming and unique, Finca Es Castell turns any stay into the holiday of a lifetime.
Finca Es Castell, Ctra. Caimari-Mancor, Selva, Illes Balears, Spain, +34 971 87 51 54
In the charming town of Artà stands the idyllic hotel Jardi d’Artà. Authenticity is key at Jardi d’Artà which, having undergone extensive renovations, remains a place centered around Mallorcan culture and blends in effortlessly with its historic surroundings. Even the cuisine offered at the restaurant is Mediterranean: even though the dishes are imaginative and unique, the flavors are all native and the wines are local. Nature thrives at Jardi d’Artà, with its paradisaical multi-leveled gardens where guests can enjoy the peaceful silence with a book or just with their thoughts. Jardi d’Artà is a truly impeccable hotel, ready to please and satisfy each one of its guests.
Castell Son Claret
Having only opened their luxury hotel in 2013, Castell Son Claret reached top-quality from the start and has never dropped its standards since. The building itself is an impressive, former castle, with huge grounds where guests are able to appreciate the beauty of the Mallorcan landscape. With professional but friendly staff, guests are well looked after and are provided with whatever they need. The spa and beauty area, where there is a pool and excellent massages, provides a great sense of well-being. Castell Son Claret never disappoints and its guests leave feeling satisfied and replenished after a stay at this luxurious spa hotel.
The year of 1950 saw the construction of the Fowlers Hotel building, in which a friendly family run their small business. This hotel is all about the quirky baroque décor: the rooms are spectacularly decorated with objects from all over the world. Sometimes in the evenings music is played on the hotel’s piano, lightening the mood at this charming hotel. With an honesty bar, a terrace with amazing views and perfect location near the beach and marina, Fowlers hotel is an excellent choice for any traveler. It is the great atmosphere and unique character at Fowlers Hotel which makes this hotel a simply wonderful place to stay at.
Fowlers Hotel, Carrer d’en Rito 12, Cala D’or, Illes Balears, Spain, +34 971 65 78 31