Dr Helen Cummins meets with General Director Rubén Zamora to discuss the opening of the hotel, and his thoughts on the hospitality industry in Mallorca.
The majority of hotels on Mallorca are luxury four and five star resorts that offer attractive all-inclusive packages and bed and breakfast deals. Families looking for a summer holiday in Mallorca will not be disappointed with places like Alcúdia, Puerto Pollensa and Es Trenc offering some of the best beaches in Europe. If a beach-front hotel does not appeal, then a weekend city break is attractive thanks to plenty of boutique hotels in Palma with rooftop pools, luxury suites, Turkish spa areas and fine Mediterranean cuisine. Many luxury hotels in Palma old town boast views of the Palma Cathedral and Palma beach – offering the best of both worlds.
We spent a night at El Llorenç Parc de la Mar hotel to experience its beautiful interior, top-notch dining and stunning bay-view pool terrace first hand.
The Bikini Island & Mountain Hotel in Port de Sóller showcases the impressive talent, and storytelling, of its designer Armin Fischer.
Say cheers to good health at one of these sweet boutique hotels in Sóller. Expect vegan cooking, lush gardens and a place to unwind from it all.
From the mini-fridges in each room to tiles lining the stair- way everything was found and fixed up for this unique, “veggie” hotel, tucked away on a tranquil side street off the main plaza in Sóller.
This ancient estate has been reborn as a top accommodation retreat, reflecting the serenity of Artá’s countryside through the design mastery of architect Toni Esteva.
Find out why nomads Jada and Baran decided to settle in Costitx and open their B&B Spoon Full O’Moon, centred around veganism, the outdoors and good health.
Treat yourself to a true vacation by letting Steigenberger Golf and Spa Resort take care of everything. All you have to do is book the room and enjoy!
The hardest part about finding somewhere special to stay in Palma is choosing from the wealth of hotels. Here’s HC’s pick of the best boutique stays.
Fil Suites in Palma offers luxury accommodation combing the old and the new, interweaving its past as a textile factory with modern day features.
Hotel Cap Rocat boasts one of Mallorca’s most unique locations made even more special by the hotel’s historic architecture.
Barbara Martí and Martijn Lucas from eco-concious hotel Ecocirer delve into what makes their hotel on Mallorca so different from the rest.
Gloría de Sant Jaume Hotel is situated on one of Palma’s most historic streets, promising a luxury stay and high-class cuisine from its Patio de Gloria.
The luxurious Sa Creu Nova Art Hotel and Spa is a lovingly restored traditional Mallorcan manor house that offers a fabulous stay near Es Trenc.
This beautiful palace in the heart of Palma offers a five-star unique experience that will make any stay in the capital unforgettable.
Home to Mallorca’s largest sauna area, Carrossa Hotel Spa Villas is the best place on the island to unwind and relax the senses.
Ecocirer in Sóller focuses on sustainable tourism, perfect for the eco-conscious visitor looking for an ethical yet luxurious stay on Mallorca.
Sant Francesc Hotel Singular brings a new kind of luxury to Palma with its distinct approach to service, aesthetics and small details.
Hostal Cuba isn’t just a stylish boutique hotel for visitors; its buzzy restaurant, rooftop Sky Bar and lively club are open to everyone.
Within the pretty, rustic hills outside Calvià snuggles finca hotel Can Estades; just the place to stay for a week of rural recuperation.
Yes it’s super luxe; yes it’s world class. What is more surprising about Jumeirah Port Soller Hotel & Spa is its connectedness to the local area.
Whether it is a beach club with nomad beds, cocktails and yoga, or a boutique hotel in the heart of Palma with state-of-the-art service, experience Puro.
Nothing beats that feeling of relaxation in Palma when you are at one with the pace of the city. Discover this and much more at Palma Suites Hotel.
The story of Posada Terra Santa is an irresistible one; and so is a stay at this utterly charming Palma hotel, opened by a journalist and tourism expert.
Palma without Hotel Cort would be like strawberries without cream. The thoroughly elegant boutique stay exemplifies modern Mallorca cool.
Can Cera Boutique Hotel in Palma is a stylish palace in the old town, providing a central location to explore the city. Beautiful large suites and bedrooms.
Design-conscious travellers check into Purohotel Palma. With its bar and restaurant, Puro SPA and cool surroundings, this city hotel gives good times
Three old, disused properties, one visionary hotelier. IT Mallorca Unique Spaces has pulled off the feat of creating a trio of ravishing boutique hotels.
Designed to give guests all kinds of opportunities for sensory pleasures, Monsuau is a new kind of hotel in the eastern resort of Cala d’Or.
Nestling next to La Rambla, Art Hotel Palma retains the spirit of its previous incarnation as a small palacio and antiques showroom.
Hotel El Coto is Mallorca’s ‘wine hotel’. Situated in Colonia de Sant Jordi, this refined and hospitable place is also known for its superb gastronomy.
Nowhere embodies the spirit of extensive yet sensitive renovation more than Hotel Can Mostatxins, a beautiful boutique stay in old Alcúdia.
Sitting pretty in Port de Pollença is La Goleta Hotel de Mar – a fresh and uplifting place to stay, with a wonderful restaurant.
Blessed with a remarkable east coast location, the country estate of Cases de Son Barbassa offers luxury side by side with agrotourism.
A member of the Pure Salt Luxury Hotel Group, Pure Salt Port Adriano offers something totally unique in Mallorca: ‘wow’ views of the Philippe Starck marina.
A stone’s throw from Palma airport in Playa de Palma, the brand new Hotel Llaut Palace is a superb modern stay close to everything a guest could ever need.
Campos estate Es Revellar Art Hotel provides a welcome antidote to the impersonality often found in cookie-cutter and design hotels.
Nestled in the northern valley of Canyamel is something entirely unexpected: Park Hyatt Mallorca, a US-created hotel resort resembling an island village.
In an unrivalled setting overlooking both sea and Palma’s historic town, Hotel Princep offers luxurious comfort to the discerning traveller.
With a reputation for offering a portfolio of extraordinary places to stay, Mr & Mrs Smith travel club are adding Balearic villas to their collection.
Rooms with sea views, a relaxing spa and top quality restaurant are just a few reasons to visit Hotel Melbeach on the stunning east coast. Find out more.
A part of countryside that represents the essence of the island, S’Hort de Cas Misser is a precious hotel that immerses guests in beautiful rural Mallorca.
The luxury boutique hotel Can Alomar in Palma is one of the best locations in the city with a rooftop spa, terraced restaurant and popular bar.
This 42-bedroom boutique hotel opened in 2015 and is now considered the best on Mallorca offering an impressive restaurant, rooftop pool, terrace and bar and is the perfect location in Palma de Mallorca.
Cal Reiet Holistic Retreat Hotel is where growth and transformation happens; a special place in Santanyí dedicated to making people feel better in body and soul.
The latest addition to Palma’s growing collection of boutique hotels is arguably one of its most impressive. We learnt the story behind how new life – and luxury – was breathed into one of the capital’s most beautiful buildings.
Traveller Helen Cummins spends a cozy weekend at Hotel La Gloria de Sant Jaume, a lovely way to “arrive” in Mallorca’s beautiful capital, Palma. Book now!
An unexpectedly sophisticated urban boutique hotel in Campos designed with ‘two’ in mind… Book now to enjoy couples paradise.
Barbara and Martjin have chosen a different way of life. The young creative couple share their dreams of a new authentic life on Mallorca.