There’s a beach in Majorca with your name on it, so get out of the cold and head to the largest of all the Belearic Islands! With vibrant towns, beautiful beaches and luxurious hotels, Majorca makes for the perfect short or long getaway thanks to reasonably priced flights and easy beach-hopping opportunities.
From sleepy mountain villages to cosmopolitan Palma, we have listed some of Majorca’s most gorgeous hotels located directly on the beach, just waiting for you to soak up the glorious Spanish sunshine.
★★★★ Iberostar Jardín del Sol Suites
Santa Ponsa | Majorca
If you are looking for a romantic corner of Majorca, we’d recommend the bay of Santa Ponça as a good starting point. The perfectly positioned, irresistible Iberostar Jardín del Sol Suites should be your go-to hotel. Conceived as a hotel solely for adults, the Iberostar is guaranteed to provide you with everything you need to relax with your partner.
In addition to the beautiful views of the beach, the hotel exudes exclusivity, with personalised spa treatments, a luxury pool and in-room Jacuzzis, plus Pilates classes, an aqua gym and much more. Looking for sandy beaches, tranquility and exclusivity, all at a good price? Pencil this beautiful hotel on your list of summer plans!
★★★★ Barceló Illetas Albatros
Illetas | Majorca
One of the most charming corners of the island of Majorca is Illetes, with the added bonus of being just a few kilometres from the vibrant city of Palma de Mallorca. The Barceló Illetas Albatros is a cinematic hotel for those who want to enjoy the beach, relax under the sun and eat great food. It is also rated as an exclusive hotel for adults, so if you are traveling as a couple and you want total seclusion and privacy, you won’t be disappointed.
What do we love about this hotel? Its spectacular terrace overlooking the bay is beautifully complemented by manicured gardens where you can drink in the luxurious seaside views. Scrupulous attention to detail can be seen throughout the hotel, including the relaxing spa, state-of-the-art rooms, multiple chill-out areas, plus two large swimming pools complete with whirlpool. All this is seasoned with the best in warm Spanish hospitality and one of the most privileged locations on the island. Barceló Illetas Albatros is a dream place to spend your summer holidays.
★★★★★ Gran Meliá de Mar
Illetas | Majorca
Without abandoning Illetas, we have another tantalising alternative… The hotel Meliá de Mar could not be closer to several Mediterranean beaches, making it a dream hotel in which – of course – everything is designed for you to enjoy an unforgettable holiday.
A Majorcan coastline of the finest white sand awaits you, in addition to opulent interior design, personalised service, an infinity pool that invites you to relax and an exclusive atmosphere in which once again, only adults are invited. Their acclaimed gastronomic offerings will keep you well fed on the freshest seafood ingredients with a side order of stunning views, what more could you need to live a truly luxury experience?…
★★★★★ Hospes Maricel & Spa Mallorca
Palma de Mallorca
There are those who do not enjoy the feeling of sand between their toes, nor at the bottom of their bag, between the pages of their book or in their hair at the end of a beach day. So, if you love the seaside but would prefer to remain by the veritable safety of the pool, then this beautiful cliff-top hotel complete with infinity pool for taking in the ocean views is the perfect choice for you.
Just four kilometres from the city centre of Palma de Mallorca, Hospes Maricel is located in a historic 16th century palace and is ideally placed to enjoy dramatic sunsets with a cocktail on the terrace or some deliciously fresh seafood at the sea-front restaurant Maricel.
★★★★★ Pure Salt Garonda
Port Adriano | Majorca
The only hotel in El Toro, located in the famous marina of Port Adriano, this hotel has a great buzz, picking up the liveliness of the boats arriving below, the white-sand beach and the relaxing sun terrace complete with infinity pool. Perfect for those looking to relax at a safe distance from all the activity.
Once again, this is an adults-only hotel and therefore perfect for couples looking to enjoy some alone-time together. Choose a Junior Suite and you’ll get your very own Jacuzzi on a private terrace overlooking the sea.
★★★★★ Hotel Illa d’Or
Founded in the roaring twenties, Illa d’Or is a luxury hotel featuring everything from a Gin and Tonic corner to a backyard filled with the UNESCO world heritage Tramuntana mountain range. Explore the Vital Illa d’Or Wellness & Spa or take in the fabulous sea views whilst sampling the delicious cuisine at La Terrassa.
Choose from a wide range of rooms, from a standard double all the way up to the recently refurbished apartments just 50 metres from the beach. A suite will ensure you get a terrace, hydro massage bath and stylish four poster bed. The hotel offers a variety of experiences in the local area, from wine tasting to hiking, scuba diving and kite surfing. So whether you will need to be surgically removed from your sun bed, or your the type to stay busy even whilst on holiday, you’ll find the island of Majorca has everything you need.
★★★★★ Nixe Palace
Palma de Mallorca
You want a beach holiday with all the trimmings including the most delicious food, great location and everything you need to relax? Then check into the five-star Nixe Palace in Palma de Mallorca. You can spend the whole day flitting between the pool and the beach, exploring the city or relaxing at the Nixe Herbal Spa.
In the A Popa restaurant, you will be able to enjoy fresh fish and seafood specialties, and why not stop for a night cap at the Chillout lobby bar, where you have the best view of the bay as you unwind to the soft tinkling of piano music.
★★★★ Coronado Thallasso & SPA
Paguera | Majorca
Just 150 metres from the beach (a hop, skip and a jump), the Hotel Coronado Thallasso stands on the Bay of Cala Fornells boasting fabulous beach views to captivate its guests. And yes, we could talk about its impressive infinity pool, spa, its many leisure areas, exclusive service, or even the fully-equipped rooms (all of which overlook the bay)…
But without a doubt, what you will fall head-over-heels in love with is waking up in the morning and enjoying the breath-taking panorama from your room, making Coronado Thallaso & Spa the only hotel you will ever think about staying in.
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