Barceló Hotel Group opens Barceló Nura In Menorca

Barceló Hotel Group has opened the doors to Barceló Nura in Sant Lluís in the south of Menorca, just 1.5 km from the famous Punta Prima beach. Following an investment of over 20 million euros, the newly built hotel has 128 rooms, 45 of which have access to a semi-private pool and has been designed with one thing in mind: respect for the environment. Barceló Nura’s design was conceptualised by Menorcan architecture studio FG Arquitectes, with architects Cristina Farreny and Rafael García at the helm and the island’s natural terrain was carefully considered in the creation of the hotel. Declared a Biosphere Reserve in 1993, the island of Menorca has some of the best-preserved habitats in the Mediterranean, making it an ideal spot for Barceló Nura to establish itself as an environmentally conscious hotel. “We wanted to create a discreet hotel with local DNA, traditional materials and natural colours where the water is integrated with the low-rise buildings to fit in with the surroundings and blend seamlessly with the natural environment”, says Gabriel Bugeda, from FUND FST. Read our guide to the best luxury hotels in Menorca Simple materials including natural stone have been used throughout the hotel, sourced from local artisans, reflecting the … Continue reading Barceló Hotel Group opens Barceló Nura In Menorca