Puerto Pollensa beckons with its irresistible blend of Mediterranean charm and breathtaking natural beauty. This enchanting coastal town, located on the northern tip of the largest Balearic Island Mallorca, is a veritable paradise for those seeking a tranquil escape from the bustle of modern life. With its idyllic beaches, picturesque marina, and a backdrop of rolling hills, Puerto Pollensa is a haven for sun-seekers, nature enthusiasts, and culture aficionados alike and is ideal for families with young children. Here are our favourite places to stay in the town.
This charming family-run establishment is set right on the main pedestrian promenade and boasts a private strip of golden sand for guests to sun themselves on. Hotel Miramar is famous for its dining opportunities and the main restaurant takes full advantage of the abundance of freshly caught seafood while blending classic Mediterranean and Mallorcan flavours. The Miramar Sea Lounge is the perfect place to unwind in the evening while having a gin and tonic or a glass of locally produced wine while watching the world go by. While there are five different categories of rooms to choose from, luxury lovers will want to make sure that they book one of the spacious suites so that they can take advantage of stunning ocean views from their private balcony.
La Goleta Hotel de Mar
This adults only establishment provides an idyllic retreat for couples and people who are on their honeymoon are sure to find that this is the perfect place to stay. The guest-rooms here take full advantage of the stunning location right on Pollença Bay and guests can gaze out at the ocean from the comfort of their bed thanks to the huge picture windows that each room boasts. There are also spacious balconies that are set with a table and chairs and this is a great place to sit and sip a cup of coffee while gazing out at the scenery. The whole hotel has been decorated in a chic contemporary style with white décor highlighted by bright blue touches, while the rooftop terrace comes complete with an inviting plunge pool.
This elegant establishment originally opened its doors to guests in 1929 and boasts a charming mix of ‘20s charm and luxurious modern conveniences. Sun worshippers are sure to enjoy soaking up the rays on the hotel’s private beach, while a pretty jetty can be found just a short stroll away. The hotel’s slightly elevated position provides guests with uninterrupted views of the bay from the main terrace, which is the perfect place to indulge in the generous daily breakfast buffet. The hotel also features tennis courts for guests to play a set or two on and special lessons are provided for guests on request so that they can brush up on their game during this special luxury break.
Slightly further out of Puerto Pollensa
People who like to be active during their holiday while surrounding themselves with luxury are sure to appreciate all that the Son Brull Hotel & Spa next to Pollensa has to offer. In addition to the signature spa with its sauna and steam room, the hotel also feature a large tennis courts and a huge outdoor swimming pool complex, both of which are set in a picturesque garden. Lovers of fine dining are also sure to be in their element here as gourmet cuisine is served in a stylish setting. Wine enthusiasts are sure to be in their element as a winery is attached to this luxurious hotel. Special wine tours and tastings are available on request and this special experience is sure to help make staying in this hotel truly memorable.