Mallorca rolls out a red carpet crafted from its pristine sands and azure waters, adorned with the best of luxury – from world-class golf courses to Michelin-starred establishments that serve culinary wonders, from sophisticated marinas to the world-class hotels in Mallorca that redefine its opulence. The island is a grand stage where the high and mighty engage in a play of splendour and elegance, featuring guests like the Spanish Royal family within the comfort of the distinguished hotels.
No stranger to the limelight, the island has welcomed a galaxy of celebrities into its confines. Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta-Jones are among the luminaries who fell for Mallorca’s irresistible charm, staking their claim with stunning estates. The athletic aristocracy, too, couldn’t resist its allure. Cristiano Ronaldo and Rafael Nadal have found in Mallorca an arena that combines luxury and peace, something their high-octane lives perhaps lack.
In the grand scheme of things, this island is not merely a destination; it’s a realm of experiences, a blend of earthly and celestial, an opera of the senses where every note hits the perfect pitch. It’s been a Shangri-La for many, a realm of rejuvenation and luxury that has redefined what it means to escape. And it’s waiting for you, ready to cast its spell and transform your perception of paradise forever, offering a wide choice of the most luxurious hotels in Mallorca.
Our Selected Guide to the Most Exclusive Hotels in Mallorca
Stay in this magnificent 19th-century Mansion.
San Francesc, a 5 star luxury hotel in Palma’s Old Town, boasts a wealth of beauty in its design, architecture and stunning interiors. The 32 rooms are tastefully styled to enhance the beauty of the surroundings, while the ten suites are uniquely different and cater for every kind of vacationer. The pool and rooftop sun deck are the cherry on the cake.
“We love staying in Palma, so the Sant Francesc Hotel was the perfect spot for a week away.”
San Francesc Hotel Singular | Hotels in Mallorca
A glamorously styled townhouse.
The Can Ferrereta is a true reflection of how Mediterranean hospitality with its beautiful 5 star setting. The Hotel consists of 32 rooms, a central garden, a swimming pool and a spa, all set within the stunning backdrop of cypress and olive trees. The interiors are light and airy, with a focus on natural materials, and each spacious room is beautifully styled with relaxation in mind.
“If you want to sample Mallorca for its heritage and culture, then Can Ferrereta is the place to stay.”
Can Ferrereta | Hotels in Mallorca
It’s all about the details at Es Racó D'Artà.
Es Racó D'Artà is not just a hotel but an immersive experience. Not only are the rooms and lobbies decorated with simplicity and minimalism in mind, but they also offer a wide range of activities. Workshops and treatments to help you disconnect from the busyness of the world whilst reconnecting with your inner self. Alongside a spa, pool, and grounds to explore, you can choose between their full menu of activities or spending quality time with yourself.
“We came here on a well-being break, and honestly, I feel like I have come home a different person.”
Es Racó D'Artà | Hotels in Mallorca
Known for its creative history, the La Residencia has a Bohemian feel.
For centuries, creatives such as writers, artists, and musicians have taken solace at the La Residencia in the Tramuntana mountains. Featuring a locally renowned restaurant, wellness spa and swimming pool, the hotel is also home to an artist residing (this varies between seasons). Explore your creative side and be inspired by these artistic surroundings.
“Our room was so boho chic that every time I woke up, I found something new to look at!”
Belmond La Residencia | Hotels in Mallorca
A mansion in the heart of Palma.
The Palacio Can Marqués has been in regal hands since its conception. From high-ranking dignitaries to mayors, this property has housed some of Mallorca’s elite, and it shows! With its interiors being styled by international Interior Designer Aline Matsika, the space boasts a “purist hotel” vibe. With original wooden beams blending with opulent velvet furniture, the whole ambience of this space is regally relaxing.
“What a haven from the hustle and bustle of the town.”
Palacio Can Marqués | Hotels in Mallorca
A modern, boutique Grand House.
The Can Bordoy Grand House and Garden is a modernist's dream with sleek lines, bold elements and subtle touches of softness. The Art Deco styling of this hotel ties in nicely with the high standards of hospitality that you receive, and all of this is situated on the Forn de la Gloria street in Palma de Mallorca. With 24 uniquely designed suites, no two stays here are the same.
“For me, the best part of the hotel had to be the spa; it’s like time just stopped while we were there.”
Can Bordoy Grand House and Garden | Hotels in Mallorca
From former fortress to haven of health and wellbeing.
This 5-star luxury hotel has been carefully restored from its former glory days of a military fortress. Tucked alongside Palma Bay, the hotel has direct access to the sea and a swimming pool and sun terrace. Cap Rocat prides itself on its wealth of well-being treatments and services, including a free Hammam, tennis courts, fitness centre and even outdoor yoga classes. What more could you want for a relaxing break away?
“The views from our room were stunning; I would definitely recommend it to a friend.”
Cap Rocat | Hotels in Mallorca
Admire the moored yachts as you look over the seascape.
Nestled into the Tramuntana mountains, the Hotel Espléndido has one of the best views on the island. Overlooking the well-manicured grounds and further out onto the sea, you could lose hours just admiring the view. When not gazing across the water, you can treat yourself to a meal from the locally acclaimed restaurant or spend an afternoon in the spa, which offers thermal showers, an indoor swimming pool and a Finnish sauna.
“Our suite was beautifully decorated and really helped us settle into (eventually) switching off from the world.”
Hotel Espléndido | Hotels in Mallorca
One of the grandest Manor Houses in Mallorca.
The unassuming Hotel Gloria de Sant Jaume is located down a quiet cobbled street, just minutes away from the busy Avenida Jaime Ill, although once inside, you may as well be a million miles away from the hustle and bustle. The boutique 5 star hotel offers rooms that are uniquely designed with luxury in mind, a sunken indoor swimming pool that looks like it has been carved into the rock itself and a gastronomic delight in the courtyard restaurant.
“We loved that it had everything we needed from a hotel, but we still had the opportunity to explore the local surroundings as well.”
Gloria de Sant Jaume | Hotels in Mallorca
The adults-only design hotel that will take your breath away.
Situated next to Palma Cathedral, the El Llorenç Parc de la Mar is an adult-only boutique hotel that has been created to enthral and inspire its guests. Featuring a backdrop of opulently unique interiors with a stunning view of the Mediterranean Sea, the El Llorenç consists of 33 rooms that are perfectly suited to those looking to explore the area from the haven of their suite. The rooftop boasts the city’s longest infinity pool and the cocktail bar is a popular retreat for the guests once the sun goes down.
“We loved it here, it’s so nice to find somewhere that wasn’t your typical Mediterranean stone house.”
El Llorenç Parc de la Mar | Hotels in Mallorca
Oozing with character and charm.
Enormous high ceilings, expansive marble floors, and antique accents, are just a few of the creative attributes you’ll find at the Can Cera. This design concept hotel has managed to combine grandeur and intimacy to create a truly stunning hotel. As well as a restaurant that serves some of the best local delicacies around, you’ll also find a wellness spa which offers a range of treatments to help you relax and unwind.
“I loved the interiors in this hotel. I couldn’t stop taking inspiration photos for my own home.”
Can Cera | Hotels in Mallorca
Explore the lush gardens on this 40-hectare estate.
Finca Serena is a 5 star luxury hotel with expansive grounds consisting of 900 olive trees and a wealth of native shrubs. Utilising the 40 hectares of the estate, the hotel puts food at the centre of its hospitality, with award-winning Oscar Velasco bringing gastronomic delights to the hotel’s restaurant. As well as beautiful interiors, you’ll also find the hotel equipped with a spa, a range of wellness classes and an indoor swimming pool with a fireplace. For golf lovers, there are even 4 golf courses nearby.
“We used the hotel's bicycles to explore the area, it was a wonderful way to see more of the island.”
Finca Serena | Hotels in Mallorca
For those wanting to rediscover themselves, the Cal Reiet is the perfect spot.
This stunning hotel not only offers a beautiful, calming space in which to unwind, but it also provides you with opportunities to reconnect with yourself and hit the hectic lifestyle snooze button. The hotel offers a range of wellness options, including yoga classes, nutrition workshops and meditation sessions. The spa not only has a pool but also has a menu of treatments from massage to reiki, all designed to help you unwind.
“I stayed here with some friends for a yoga retreat and we are already planning to come back next year!”
Cal Reiet | Hotels in Mallorca
This building's rich history shines through.
The Design Hotel San Jaume may be situated on a cobbled street just off the busy city centre, but the grandeur and tranquillity that this big, bold building embodies is miles apart from what you would expect to find. With light spaces and contrasting intimate nooks, the hotel focuses on celebrating design and local art with installations from artists such as Jordi Alcaraz, Estefania Pomar and Robert Ferrer I Martonell. Sant Jaume really is the perfect base for a city break.
“We loved admiring the artwork in the lobbies and reflecting on the days sightseeing with a cocktail from the bar.”
Design Hotel Sant Jaume | Hotels in Mallorca
One of the oldest hotels in Mallorca.
Castell Son Claret Hotel is one of the largest private estates in Mallorca, and its acres of space allow it to provide a peaceful yet luxurious setting. Nestled at the bottom of the Tramuntana mountains, the former castle was completely renovated in 2013 and now boasts 43 rooms and suites, all of which have stunning views of the mountain range and grounds. While many of the suites have their own private pools, there is also an indoor pool in the wellness centre. Once you’ve worked up an appetite, you can enjoy your evening meal in the Olivera or Sa Clastra restaurants.
“Definitely one of the most peaceful hotels I have stayed in when visiting Mallorca.”
Castell Son Claret | Hotels in Mallorca
The vineyards and orchards surround this beautiful home.
The luxurious yet tranquil setting of Son Brull Hotel and Spa provides the perfect backdrop for a relaxing stay in Mallorca. With vineyards, orchards and olive groves, it’s no surprise that this quintessentially Mediterranean hotel prides itself on its gastronomic delights in the 3/65 Restaurant. The rooms are tastefully designed with clean lines and crisp linens, while the spa has all you could want and more to treat yourself.
“Lounging on the sofas by the indoor pool was a real highlight of my time at Son Brull.”
Son Brull Hotel and Spa | Hotels in Mallorca
Gaze across the sea views and take it all in.
The concept Hotel Calatrava pairs a modernist approach with art deco accents in this seafront space. The terracotta walls are the perfect background for the collection of art and photographs that are on show in the imposing lobbies. Celebrating the heritage of Mallorca, collections from artists and designers such as Jose Taltavull, Vincent Van Dutsen, and Carl Hansen adorn the spaces, providing a perfectly planned hotel with which to explore Palma.
“The customer service was impeccable; nothing was too much effort for the staff.”
Hotel Calatrava | Hotels in Mallorca
A grown-up vibe for a grown-up breakaway.
Overlooking the sea and cliffs, the Pleta de Mar is an adult-only hotel that not only boasts a brilliant location but is also home to some of the best facilities in the area. With two infinity pools and sunbathing terraces, the Balinese sunbeds are an absolute must for anyone wanting to catch a few rays in between long walks along the beach. The wellness centre offers a sauna, outdoor hot tub and Turkish baths, while the sportier among you can while away the afternoon at the golf course.
“The food here (by chef Marc Fosch) was everything I could want and more!”
Pleta de Mar | Hotels in Mallorca
A petite country hotel with a vast heritage.
The Son Gener is made up of two houses which have been renovated to create one large resort that focuses on the best Mediterranean hospitality on the island. The rooms are all individually styled to embody the light and nature of the island, ensuring that natural materials are at the forefront of the design. As well as on-site restaurants, you’ll find a range of wellness offerings from Jacuzzis to yoga classes and everything in between.
“The whole feel of Son Gener was just magical. I would recommend everyone spend some time here.”
Son Gener | Hotels in Mallorca
The perfect place for a spot of golf.
One of the larger hotels on our list, the Hotel Can Simoneta is a beautiful space with large, luscious grounds in which you can enjoy gastronomic delights, relax in the spa and even play a spot of golf, all while enjoying the sea view. The Cuisine d’auteur has one of the most stunning views in all of Mallorca, and as if that wasn’t enough, you can charter a boat ride along the coast and even interact with the view! Overall, a beautiful hotel in a glorious setting.
“My husband spent most of the week playing golf while I enjoyed sunbathing by the pool. My idea of a great holiday!”
Can Simoneta | Hotels in Mallorca
Modernity at its best.
This urban delight has suites and rooms to suit every taste, but they all have one thing in common, the modern concept feel of a boutique hotel. Set in one of Palmas gothic buildings, the modern interiors provide a base for anyone who likes the luxury touch without the fuss of tradition. There is a rooftop swimming pool and a restaurant that overlooks Palma’s shopping and artistic centre, so whether you like to explore the city's culture or admire it from afar, you can do so at the Can Alomar.
“This was the ideal base for our city break.”
Can Alomar | Hotels in Mallorca
A French vibe in a Mediterranean setting.
People walking into the Hotel Cappuccino could be forgiven for thinking that they may have accidentally stumbled into Paris rather than Palma, but this boutique hotel has managed to marry French styling with Mediterranean hospitality. From cocktails in the lobby bar to a dip in the rooftop terrace pool, every inch of this hotel oozes charm and uniqueness.
“If you fancy something a bit different when you’re next in Palma then the Hotel Cappuccino is IT!”
Hotel Cappuccino | Hotels in Mallorca
A true way to experience classic Mallorca.
If you are looking for a hotel that truly embodies the Mallorcan heritage of the island, then the Can Aulí will tick all of your boxes. The peaceful 17th-century mansion has the traditional stone façade that you would expect, whilst providing a wealth of luxurious finishes. Overlooking the rooftops of Pollenca, you can relax whilst listening to birdsong and gazing across the mountaintops. At night, the town lights up, and you can sample some of the local delicacies from the on-site restaurant.
“Definitely a hotel for those wanting a true reflection of Mallorca, not just the tourist side.”
Can Aulí | Hotels in Mallorca
A clifftop retreat like no other.
Jumeirah Port Soller Hotel and Spa is a “blow the budget” luxury hotel that leaves no detail uncatered for. From the clifftop pool with panoramic views to the state-of-the-art spa, there is no reason why you would need to leave this amazing hotel. The suites are all beautifully decorated, and there are three (yes, three) restaurants and bars to choose from, including the Cap Roig Brasserie and Sunset Lounge. Overall, you certainly get what you pay for here.
“The service at this hotel was just beyond anything I had experienced so far. I felt like royalty!”
Jumeirah Port Soller Hotel and Spa | Hotels in Mallorca
So well facilitated you’ll have no reason to leave.
The St Regis Resort may be the largest of the hotels on this list, but that is because it has so much to offer. In true Marriot style, this new hotel offers luxury vacations for the whole family. The facilities include over 125 guest rooms and suites, several restaurants, including a Michelin-starred Es Fum Restaurant, lobby bars, rolling lawns and a cascading swimming pool that you won’t be able to get the kids out of. The suites are enormous, the grounds are stunning, and the view is just to die for!
“We had the best two weeks of our LIFE here at the St Regis Mardavall; we’ll return again next year!”
St. Regis Mardavall Resort | Hotels in Mallorca
A Short Sum-up to the Luxury Hotels in Mallorca
So, there you have it – a comprehensive list of the best hotels in Mallorca for a luxurious stay. From breathtaking sea views to world-class amenities, these hotels offer everything you need for an unforgettable holiday.
Whether you're looking for a romantic getaway or a family-friendly resort, there's something for everyone on this list. And with our expert guidance and recommendations, you can rest assured that you'll be staying at only the finest properties on the island.
So why wait? Start planning your dream holiday today and book your stay at one of these outstanding hotels. With their unbeatable combination of comfort, luxury, and style, they're sure to make your trip to Mallorca an experience you'll never forget.