Take in the slow island-life of Mallorca this summer
We all know of the popular Spanish destination, Mallorca. In recent years this enchanted island has taken on a new, glamorous and luxurious style. Just hours away from Scandinavia, with definite sun guarantee it offers everything you’ll need for the perfect holiday from countless white beaches to soaring mountains. Mallorca is on its way to becoming Mediterranean's chicest destination. Therefore we have handpicked three amazing hotels on the island and if you haven’t booked your holiday yet, fear not. In fact, all of these remarkable hotels still have available rooms left this summer.
Located in a fortress that has been refurbished without altering its unique architecture and natural environment, Cap Rocat carries the legacy of a Spanish National Monument.
The fortress lies within a protected Natural Area, making the architectural and environmental conservation project blend perfectly into the landscape.
The historical heritage makes the hotel perfect for travelers that want to experience the culture and way of life on the island. With a philosophy to provide a restful stay for their guests, you can be sure that this is the place to let go of the everyday-stress.
All of their rooms offer guests the unique experience of staying in former military quarters, in combination with great comfort and exclusive services.
Everything from the spectacular Fortaleza rooms and the cosy Del Mar Suite, to the courtyards, streets and secret watchtowers and battlements carved into the rock, have been splendidly transformed into elegant rooms.
The rooms were restored with the utmost care and respect for fine design, bearing the trademark and luxurious charm of Cap Rocat’s exclusive and unique style - contemporary, yet classic and historical.
The courtyards and the terrace adjacent to the La Fortaleza restaurant are perfect spots for indulging the true essence of Cap Rocat. On summer evenings, you will have a stunning panoramic view of the bay of Palma.
Let conversations with your loved one, or the other guests flow accompanied with exquisite wine and the ideal backdrop of Cap Rocats peaceful tranquility.
Cap Rocat’s award winning chef, Victor Garcia, creates luxurious gastronomic experiences, based on local, high quality products. During the summer, you can enjoy an aperitif before dinner, viewing the wonderful sunset from the terrace.
Cap Rocat turns the massive and rustic fortress into a magical retreat. This astonishing property and seaside spot should definitely be on top of your bucket list, and we can assure you it will be a holiday out of the ordinary.
Near both the beach and the vibrating streets of Palma, Hotel Hospes Maricel & Spa holds the most exclusive location. It makes up the perfect combination between the vivid city experience, and a calming sea retreat.
Located in a quiet residential area on the island, you’ll be privileged with as much as three beach accesses. In addition you’ll be staying just 2 miles from the glamorous hotspot Puerto Portals, and just 5 miles from La Seu Cathedral and the famous and beautiful Jaime III shopping street.
This spa retreat by the sea gives you the opportunity to unwind under a cooling parasol, or give one of the many water activities a chance.
Get your adrenaline pumping with jet skiing, one of their exiting boat rides, their recreational fishing, kayaking or snorkelling to mention some.
If these thrilling activities doesn’t entirely fit your taste, a sailing trip at the Cala Nova National Club may make a better match. When you get tired of the water activities, the famous golf course Golf Bendinat is barely a 2 minute drive away as well as tennis-opportunities around Puerto Portals.
Sun and sea is barely half of the benefits by picking Hotel Hospes. The area around this retreat contains small wineries where you can sample local wines, as well as visit the most traditional markets on the island.
It doesn’t stop here, the hotel's proximity to the center of Palma gives you a chance to include both historical monuments, and calming seafront promenades during your stay.
And do not forget Mallorcas excellent nightlife - a night out in Palma is definitely a good choice after some relaxing sun-filled days by the sea. The crazy atmosphere of the vivid Mallorca-life by night is absolutely an experience you can’t miss.
This retreat is the perfect choice, and one of our absolute favorites places when it comes to combining everything a successful summer holiday should include. Best part is that they still have some rooms available in the coming summer months (prices range from 500-600 Euro per night).
This Mallorcan masterpiece of a hotel is a combination of Moorish influence and maritime-chic. If you’re traveling with your family or maybe a group of friends, this 19th century bank turned into a whimsical bohemian escape is an excellent choice.
Located in the center of vivid Palma, the hotel features a mix of antique chandeliers and mirrors, dark oak furniture and heavy leather sofas in a rustic light.
The hotel bar and restaurant area spills out into the cobbles of Mallorca’s historical center. How does a glass of fresh Cava, served with local seafood delicacies like oysters, overlooking the bustling atmosphere of the Placa Cort sound? Their Spanish bistro is well known, with an outdoor terrace seating more than a 100 people.
A local market cuisine with the flavours of the island, blends perfectly with touches of international spices and ingredients in the luxurious, but playful menu of the restaurant. Either inside or outdoors you can sit back and enjoy cooling cocktails, a wide range of exciting international wines or let yourself be tempted to try something from one of the traditional local wineries.
If you haven't already booked you summer holiday you will be pleased to know that Hotel Cort still have rooms available in July from (From 300 Euro per night).
Let us show you the new and improved Mallorca
Due to Mallorca´s former reputation, we understand it might not seem like the most exclusive and luxurious destination. But this magical spanish island is under a reformation, bringing vivid culture and tradition, as well as the nonchalant and relaxed island approach to everyday life to perfection.
So do not make the mistake of writing off this charming and beautiful island as your destination for the summer. Let us show you the true Mallorca, stripped from tacky tourism and overfilled beaches, and you’ll be pleased to know that these impeccable hotels are available and ready to guest you this summer.
Just reach out to Andrea.Rosso@Journeys.no and she will help you out.
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