El Olivo, Hotel La Residencia, Finca Son Canals, Deya (Mallorca), (971) 63.90.11 ... Catalonia: Carles Camos/Big Rock, Barri de Fanals, Platja d'Aro, (972) 81.80.12; Sa Punta, Platja de Pals, (972) 66.73.76; Torre del Remei, Cami Reial, Bolvir, (972.
The latest luxury chain to land on Mallorca is the Park Hyatt ... Beach Club right in front of the hotel or there’s the ONA spa with an indoor pool in the basement. Pure Salt Garonda, Carretera Arenal, 28 Platja de Palma (00 34 971 014 040.
I took the advice of the internet at large and booked an 11 day trip to the Balearic Islands off the southern coast of Spain with a friend: Ibiza, Formentera, Mallorca, and Menorca. Before I tell you how it went, let me be upfront about one thing.
Now, though, the Spanish hotelier Pablo Carrington, who co-owns Torralbenc on Minorca and Cap Rocat on Majorca, has finished a redesign of Formentera’s famed Gecko Hotel & Beach Club on Platja de Migjorn. Dining options have also improved dramatically.
While the rest of Majorca is over-run in August ... including three nights’ b&b at the Aimia Hotel (see below), return flights and private transfers, starting from £536 per person in August, based on two people sharing. Exploring the old town.
The Costa Daurada region in Spain (including Salou, Cambrils, Vila-seca, La Pineda Platja) saw a rise in overnight stays ... From 1 May – 15 September, there were 1,733,106 overnight stays in hotels, campsites and apartments from UK guests in the region.
On the other side of this hill lies Mallorca’s best kept secret ... With its tranquil, colourful gardens and white sandy bay, it’s easy to see why the family-owned hotel has been a favourite among the rich and famous (Grace Kelly, Audrey Hepburn.
THB Sa Coma Platja ... hotel accommodation • Full Board basis - B&B plus lunch and dinner with wine and water included • 1 full day excursion: Costa del Sol – panoramic tour of Cordoba Catalan Coast – panoramic tour of Barcelona Majorca.