Travel Guide to Mallorca

If I had to choose from the three Balearic islands – Mallorca, Ibiza and Menorca – which one I enjoy most, I would pick Mallorca. I went to the island last September after a week in Ibiza and it’s strange how coming back to Mallorca after more than 10 years, has led me to appreciate […]

Ca’n Verdera: solitude and countryside charm in Mallorca

Ca’n Verdera is a charming, luxury boutique hotel in Fornalutx (Mallorca), thrice voted the most beautiful village in Spain. Set in the hills above a valley surrounded by the majestic Tramuntana mountain range, with fantastic views of Soller and beyond, Ca’n Verdera is a wonderful place to stay whether you want an active holiday or […]

Hotel Villa Italia in Mallorca: elegance, luxury and splendid sea views

If you want to stay in a small intimate boutique hotel in Mallorca with fabulous views over the Mediterranean, Hotel Villa Italia in Puerto de Andratx may just be the perfect place for you. Located on a hillside overlooking the posh harbour of Port Andratx (as it is called in the local language) with its […]

Gran Hotel Son Net: luxurious romantic country hotel and restaurant in Mallorca

The Gran Hotel Son Net is one of the most atmospheric places to stay in Mallorca because it is set on a remote hillside overlooking the village of Puigpunyent and commands a stunning view of the stunning Tramuntana mountain range. The hotel is located in an old finca (country manor) that dates back to 1672 […]

La Residencia: superb luxury hotel and spa in Mallorca

La Residencia is a luxury hotel and spa located in the most beautiful part of Mallorca, its northwest coast, surrounded by the Tramuntana mountain range. It is set in 30 acres of olive and citrus groves on a hilltop in Deia, a quaint artists’ village where the poet Robert Graves lived and wrote his best […]

Mapplr’s favorite hotels in Mallorca

If you are going to Mallorca and are looking for a memorable place to stay, I have put together a list of the best fincas, luxury boutique hotels and bed and breakfasts in Palma de Mallorca, Deia, Soller, Andratx, Fornalutx, Pollença and Puigpunyet. There are hundreds of accommodations on the island ranging from budget to […]

Ca’s Xorc: luxury country hotel with excellent restaurant in Mallorca

Ca’s Xorc is a luxury boutique hotel with 12 uniquely decorated rooms in a restored 18th century finca (farm house) in Mallorca. The hotel is perched on a steep mountainside between Soller and Deia, and commands outstanding views over the valley and beyond. Lush beautifully landscaped gardens and an infinity pool are just two of the […]