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The most fun and unique hotels in Majorca

Is there is a holiday paradise where you will find almost anything you’re looking for, that would be Majorca undoubtedly.  Being one of the homes of tourism in Spain, where the hotel industry is one of the most innovative, adventurous and varied of all the Mediterranean coast and a good part of Europe as well. Because of this, we can easily find the most unique hotels in Spain and some of the funniest accommodations in the family category.

On this occasion, the Your Hotel Destination team has prepared a small selection with the Majorcan most recommended hotels, for those who like to try a different type of holiday in Palma, take a trip to one of its beautiful coves or having fun with their children in a theme park. Some of them have been reviewed before, the reasons are no other than since the hotel open until nowadays these unique hotels are revolutionary concepts and they really worth a try, come and live the most authentic summer this 2015!

Katmandú Holiday

Are you ready to start your adventure? The Sol Katmandú Park & Resort accommodation is the right place to begin, an authentic theme park in Magaluf that will lead you to a magical and funny holiday that you have never seen before. The best place for a holiday with family or with friends, since it’s next to the Magaluf beach, where you will find bars, malls, restaurants and all the activities you need to complete your holiday: sailing, surf, diving, bicycle routes, enjoy the local gastronomy, minigolf field, beautiful crystalline coves, etc. This accommodation is an innovative idea from the Melià Hotels International during the past years, and it’s part of a family resort chain called Sol Hotels. With a good value for money, a whole new experience, without a doubt.

Brunch, golf, wellness…

This hotel is like a Christmas gift: it has it all, more and better. In fact, is one of the most famous deluxe hotel in Majorca despite not being a traditional beach resort, we talk about the IBEROSTAR Son Antem. An original resort, located in the Majorcan countryside, surrounded with 2 of the best golf fields of the island (both with 18 holes) and with spectacular gardens, and roads between the typical Mediterranean vegetation. The moment you enter you feel like if you go to another dimension, disconnect yourself from all the city noise and the crowed beaches full of tourists. An oasis in the middle of Majorca. Just 15 minutes away from the centre of Palma by car and just a few steps from the the best coves of Llucmajor, a town that belongs to the zone of Son Antem. Recommended for a relaxation break (it has one of the best spa centres of the island), business and social events, golf tourism and family holiday services, to cover all the children needs as well as comfortable accommodations for the whole family. The price is very competitive, turning it into one of the most affordable deluxe hotels in Majorca, thanks to its peaceful atmosphere, many locals come to enjoy the brunch, the spa, the pools and a lot of different activities.

A hotel in the wave crest

We’re still in Magaluf, browsing through the Sol hotels portfolio. On this occasion, we will dive right into the pool of the Sol Wave: A hotel across the sea in Magaluf where you can practice surf with a view to the sea without even having to leave the facilities. Its artificial wave pool is a singularity in the whole country, it gathers many travellers who love surf but want to enjoy the best amenities in a festive and relax environment in Majorca. In addition to that, the hotel is part of a large complex with other services such as the Majorcan Café del Mar, a sunset spot just like the one in Ibiza, where you can enjoy the moment with a drink. Ideal for those who travel with friends, stag and hen parties, and couples who look for a cool place to spend their holiday in Majorca.

Relax & Love

Speaking of couples looking for a summer oasis…the Sol Beach House Cala Blanca, next to the Sol Wave, is your destination. A design hotel in Magaluf, created to host adults only here in Majorca, next to the ocean, colourful, a unique environment, relaxing music, modern chill out zones and everything else you will need to enjoy the most cool holiday in one of the most animated spots of the Mediterranean summer. It might not be cheap, but it worth its price if you’re looking for a new experience, with all the Majorcan glamour and a varied list of adult services. Plus, the Sol Hotels official website offers you interesting packages if you book beforehand. Last note: They just renewed the room’s decoration and changed the whole food menu to a healthier, ecologic and hipster style. A modern hotel for modern people.

The Palma centre at your feet

Book in a hotel in the Passeig de Majorca is very distinguished, but doing it at a very affordable price is to brag big time. And this is possible in the next accommodation, we’re talking about the Palladium Palma Hotel, a lovely boutique hotel next to the Jaime III (town’s most commercial street) with rooms with a view to the Passeig de Majorca, special features for business travels, events and meetings, but also with comfortable spaces to relax and enjoy the free time: patio, sauna, gym and personal service 24 hours.

 

Golf in Mallorca? Drop by the Iberostar Son Antem

In our summer 2015 hotels list, we have something to fulfil each preference. So we add a Majorcan hotel. A hotel in the middle of the Majorcan fields, surrounded by nature, and 10 minutes away from the beach, to show you something more than just sun and sand of the Island

We are talking about the IBEROSTAR Son Antem, once known as the Marriot, located in the middle of two complete golf courses, with renowned golf lessons and trainers, a golf shop and all complementary services for those who seek a golf holiday in Majorca

It’s a luxury resort in Llucmajor, 20 minutes away from Palma, with a highway connected to the airport and with private access. The services are open even if you’re not staying in the hotel, the prices are really low considering that it’s a 5-star hotel in Majorca.

You will need to rent a car, since there’s no bus routes. But thanks to that it’s a beautiful and peaceful atmosphere, something uncommon in the Majorcan resorts. In addition it’s designed to be a touristic destination, so probably you wouldn’t want to leave the hotel for a single day.

Location

Son Antem is one of the most preserved and beautiful countrysides of Majorca, located in the Llucmajor municipality, really close to the Palma beach and the Son Verí, Cala Blava and Maioris coves. On the other side the hotel is a near to the Algaida town and the Montuïri town, beautiful and traditional places interesting thanks to its local cuisine

Son Antem is just 15-20 minutes away from Palma by car, through the highway that connects the Cathedral and the Paseo Marítimo, that leads to a public parking spot close to Parc de la Mar, you also can see beautiful places like the Molinar beach or the Portixol beach

Amenities and services

Besides the golf services, the Son Antem hotel offers a Spa service, heated swimming pool inside and outside, sunbeds, lounge and snack bars, lovely terraces to have breakfast enjoying the view to the countryside, restaurants with gourmet menu, wifi, beauty treatments and spacious, comfortable common spaces

But the main service is undoubtedly the Sunday brunch in Son Antem, 24 euros per person, Guest or no, can come and enjoy the best breakfast buffet, with cooking show, and freshly made dishes to enjoy outside or in the dinner room.

Rooms

The different views the hotel offers can be appreciated though its four different double rooms in Son Antem, the double room with garden view, double standard, double room with view to the golf course, double room with view to the pool, with all you need for your holiday, private bathroom, and balcony or terrace.

Additionally, for those who travel with children, the hotel has connected and family rooms, junior suites and suites.

Reservation

Booking in the IBEROSTAR Son Antem is fast, easy and cheaper if you do it on the hotel chain site, or through the hotel official website, where, from time to time, they post special accommodation offers in Majorca for golf lovers, spa services and family holiday.

 

 

Wedding in Majorca

Marriage is back in fashion, although traditional weddings are now very scarce. Nowadays, weddings are planned in detail in order to surprise guests. First, the engaged couple choose the location for the celebration and there are more and more people who opt for celebrating the wedding abroad, in a Caribbean paradise or in a Mediterranean island.

Majorca is, undoubtedly, one of the favourite wedding destinations in Spain for both Spaniards and foreigners, even behind Fuerteventura, Lanzarote or Tenerife –which are some of the main wedding destinations in Spain. Majorca boasts some of the best wedding planners in the world and has been the venue of choice for prestigious ceremonies of the European upper class and Spanish celebrities.

Iberostar Son Antem

Iberostar Son Antem

The Russian, British and German markets have opted for Majorca as the wedding setting and have created companies specialized in weddings and events in Majorca which organize any type of celebrations.

Hotels for weddings in Majorca have also been outstanding in this sense by creating more specialized spaces and services and by designing wonderful proposals so that clients see their dream wedding become reality. Very positive comments about it have reinforced the wedding tourism in Majorca and have boosted a very profitable market.

The most sought after locations for celebrating weddings in Majorca are usually traditional Majorcan country houses, hotels situated in natural spaces with big gardens and, of course, luxury resorts close to Palma: the nearness to the airport of the capital of Majorca is a key element for those who organize these types of events, in order to provide guests with a complete service, short journeys and good connections.

Most of the wedding planners companies in Majorca have agreements with luxury hotels and restaurants in the island, so the organization of events is easier: hotels usually provide their own advisory staff, they have a big logistic support, well equipped and exclusive spaces, and flexibility to offer a package of celebration + gastronomy + entertainment for all ages + accommodation + transport.

Below, we have made a short list with some of the favourite hotels for weddings in Majorca.  They all offer the possibility of booking the date and space long in advance.

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