Majorca – the largest of the Balearic Islands in Spain – is one of Europe’s most popular summer holiday destinations, due to the fantastic weather, great number of tourist facilities and a top selection of accommodation. With everything from small self-catering cottages in the mountains to all-inclusive hotels in the centre of resorts, Majorca offers a type of accommodation to suit all budgets, tastes and group sizes.
On a budget
If you don’t want to spend a small fortune on your accommodation, consider staying at the Protur Bonaire Aparthotel in Cala Bona. Comprising 196 one-bedroom apartments, this complex is situated just a short distance away from the Cala Bona port and Costa de los Pinos beach. Amenities are numerous and include several swimming pools, Jacuzzi, children’s activities, WiFi, sports facilities, restaurant and bars. The animation team also organises daytime and evening entertainment for both adults and children to take part in and enjoy.
Sotavento Apartments in Magaluf are another great choice when it comes to low-cost accommodation in Majorca. Here you’ll find large one and two-bedroom apartments which can sleep up to four and six people, respectively. Guests can take advantage of the swimming pool, sundeck, gym, Jacuzzi, supermarket and free parking, as well as internet access, 24-hour reception and games room. There are also three money-saving catering deals, including a breakfast-only option, flexible meal deal and an all-in-one choice.
Aucanada Club in Alcudia is the perfect choice for families and couples looking for self-catering accommodation during their holiday in Majorca. Comprised of 62 apartments and 11 villas, this complex is situated in a quiet residential area and is close to Club de Gold Alcanada golf course. Each apartment comes complete with two bedrooms, laundry room, terrace or balcony and kitchen equipped with crockery, coffee maker, kettle, toaster, microwave, hob, oven and fridge. Facilities are numerous and include swimming pools, Jacuzzi, gym, bar, mini market, parking, excursion booking and car rental.
When it comes to self-catering accommodation, Club Martha's Aparthotel in Cala D’Or is one of the best. At this four-star hotel you’ll find 213 apartments and 66 studios. Both types of accommodation come complete with a kitchenette equipped with a hob, fridge and microwave, where you can prepare your own meals. Air-conditioning, heating, cleaning service, laundry service and safety boxes are also available in each of the rooms. Guests are invited to take advantage of the many services and facilities onsite, including 24-hour reception, entertainment, restaurants, bar, Olympic-sized swimming pool, tennis courts, parking and WiFi.
Aparthotel Ferrera Blanca in Cala d'Or is a great choice for those looking for a great all-inclusive package during their holiday in Majorca. Situated on the beachfront, this four-star hotel features a number of one-bedroom apartments, double rooms and suites. Onsite there are four swimming pools, two restaurants, a large theatre and access to Cala Fererra – a small sandy cove. The all-inclusive package includes local drinks; breakfast, lunch and dinner in the main restaurant with buffet and show cooking; evening meals at the Italian restaurant; sandwiches, fruit and ice cream during the day and coffee, tea, biscuits and cakes on an early evening.
When it comes to all-inclusive accommodation, Hotel Globales America in Calas de Majorca is a top pick. Located very close to the beach, this hotel is made up of 66 single rooms, 138 double rooms, 112 triple rooms and 35 family rooms, ensuring there is something to suit all group sizes. There are loads of services and amenities available, including swimming pools, sports facilities, WiFi access, 24-hour reception, private parking, three bars and four restaurants. The all-inclusive option is extensive and includes show paella demonstration; breakfast, lunch and dinner at the buffet restaurant; snacks throughout the day; wine and water with meals; local drinks, ice creams and ice pops.
On the beach
Viva Palmanova in Calvia is perfect for families and couples who want to be close to the beach during their holiday in Majorca. This recently-renovated hotel is just 200m away from some of the best beaches in Palma Nova and offers a wealth of activities for everyone to enjoy. There are three different swimming pools, sun terrace, children’s water playground, gym, sauna, Jacuzzi and a number of restaurants. The accommodation is made up of standard one-bedroom apartments, privilege one-bedroom apartments and royal terrace one-bedroom apartments. All rooms come complete with bathroom, terrace, living room, kitchenette, telephone, free WiFi access, air conditioning and heating.
Viva Sunrise in Alcudia is just a short walk away from the Alcudia Bay, making it the ideal base for couples and families who want to spend a lot of time at the beach. This award-winning complex offers a selection of studios and apartments, all of which feature balcony, telephone, satellite TV, WiFi access, air conditioning, heating, safe, kitchen and full bathroom. Facilities are extensive and include swimming pools, kids’ pool with slide, sports facilities, supermarket, several restaurants and bars and kids’ club. Come nightfall, there is plenty of entertainment to keep the whole family amused. The evening kicks off with a mini disco for the kids, followed by live entertainment in the form of singers, dancers and musicians.
Families and couples who want to stay in luxury accommodation in Majorca’s capital should take a look at the Almudaina Hotel in Palma. Recently-renovated, this hotel is set in the city’s most popular avenue, close to the shopping district, seafront promenade, cathedral, port and old quarter. The accommodation is made up of a great choice of rooms – with everything from standard doubles to superior star suites, the Almudaina Hotel caters for everyone. Facilities are numerous and include a 24-hour reception and concierge service, lounge bar, terrace, solarium, laundry services and free WiFi access.
Hotel Bahia in Paguera is another top end hotel, popular with couples and families looking for a bit of luxury during their holiday in Majorca. Surrounded by gardens with pine and palm trees, this hotel is just a short distance away from the Paguera beach. Guests can choose between single and double rooms and can also take advantage of the facilities onsite, including swimming pools, bar and restaurant. There is plenty to see and do in the local area, including water sports, golf and cycling, all of which can be arranged with the help of the reception staff.
With a spa
The Protur Sa Coma Playa Hotel & Spa is one of the most popular spa hotels in Sa Coma. This four-star hotel is just a short walk away from the Sa Coma beach and offers single rooms, twin rooms and suites. Guests can take advantage of the many amenities, including WiFi, sports facilities, gym, gardens, swimming pool, parking, pool bar and kids’ club. The hotel’s Biomar Spa features hydrojet showers, Jacuzzi, pools, massage and treatment rooms, cardio gym with techno-gym machines, relaxation zone, swimming pool, thermal zone and children’s section. There is also a hydrothermal circuit which hotel guests can access for a 50 per cent discount.
Hotel Illa d'Or in Puerto Pollensa is another hotel which offers a top class spa. Here you’ll find a great choice of accommodation available, including individual, standard and double rooms, as well as a selection of suites. There are many facilities on offer, including WiFi access, gym, tennis courts, tennis lessons, golf reservations, restaurant and bar. The spa boasts a number of treatments, including fruit therapy and facials, and a selection of massages.
Plazamar Apartments in Santa Ponsa is ideal for families looking for accommodation in Majorca. Located close to the centre of the resort and the beach, this complex offers a number of studios, one- and two-bedroom apartments, each with a fully-equipped kitchen or kitchenette. Amenities include swimming pools, kids’ pool, children’s organised pool games, restaurant, kids’ club and entertainment. There are also many things to do in the local area, including golf, sailing, water skiing, diving and tennis.
Condesa de la Bahia in Alcudia is another hotel popular with families. Located very close to Alcudia Bay, this complex offers a selection of accommodation, with everything from standard double rooms up to royal suites. Services are extensive and include a number of restaurants and bars, daytime and evening entertainment, children’s activities, children’s swimming pool with slide, swimming pool and free WiFi. There is also a kids’ club run by multilingual animation staff, mini disco and a special children’s buffet provided as part of the all-inclusive option at the Happy Burger restaurant.
Sentido Cala Viñas in Cala Viñas is the ideal holiday destination for couples looking for a romantic retreat. Just a short walk away from the beach, this hotel offers 245 single and twin rooms with air conditioning, satellite TV and many with sea views. The wellness centre is a favourite spot amongst couples who enjoy the water jets, sauna, Turkish bath, Jacuzzi, ice fountain and showers. There are several other services and amenities available, including sports facilities in the gym, water sports at the nearby beach, WiFi, restaurants and bars.
Inturotel Cala Esmeralda in Cala d'Or is ideally located, overlooking the beach of Cala Esmeralda. This adults’ only hotel offers a great selection of facilities for guests to enjoy, including swimming pools; a wellness centre with gym, sauna and Jacuzzi; beach bar and organised activities. There are loads of things to do and see in the surrounding area, too, such as windsurfing, sailing, golf, tennis, diving, snorkelling, running, and hiking opportunities, as well as a great selection of bars and restaurants. The accommodation is comprised of a selection of double rooms, each with balcony, full bathroom, satellite TV, fridge and WiFi access.
Hotel Zhero in Cas Catala features a small number of rooms, each one styled by a high-end interior designer. You can choose between standard double rooms, preferred double rooms and suites, all of which come complete with balcony or terrace, air conditioning, flat screen TV and WiFi, with a buffet breakfast available for an additional charge. Every Thursday this boutique hotel throws a pool party and every Sunday there is a poolside BBQ. Zhero Bar, Lounge and Restaurant – the onsite eatery – offers a small selection of daily specials for guests to enjoy.
Las Gaviotas Suites Hotel in Playa de Muro is another trendy boutique hotel, offering a number of stylish rooms. Guests can choose between family apartments, double rooms and deluxe suites, ensuring there is something to suit all tastes, budgets and group sizes. There is a selection of amenities on offer, such as evening entertainment, pool bar, swimming pools, gym, WiFi and buffet restaurant. You’ll also find many sports facilities available in the area, including bicycle touring, cycling, mountain biking and golf. The S’Albufera Natural Park is also just a short distance away and is a great place to see the local flora and fauna.
Hotel Golf Beach in Santa Ponsa is a low-cost family hotel just a short distance away from the Bendinat, Son Vida and Andratx golf courses. There are 33 double rooms and three single rooms available, each of which comes with fully-equipped bathroom, ceiling fan, King-size bed, terrace, telephone and safety deposit box. There is a handful of facilities and services available, including car rental, excursion booking, airport transfers, money exchange, bar-restaurant, 24-hour reception and swimming pool.
Delta Mallorca Hotel Resort in Puig de Ros is another hotel ideally located for golfers, close to the Golf Maioris golf course. Thanks to its close proximity to the golf course, this hotel offers discounted green fees. There is a selection of double rooms available here and all guests can take advantage of the many amenities, which include bicycle rental, sports facilities, gym, restaurant, snack bar, swimming pools, children’s playground, kids’ club and WiFi.
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