Valldemossa Hotel, Mallorca
Mallorca is the largest of the Balearic Islands where you'll find year-round sunshine, fine sandy beaches, clear blue Mediterranean waters and hedonistic adventure. But if you're looking for a tranquil escape in one of the islands most charming and unspoiled regions, head to the small, picturesque town of Valldemossa on the northwest coast of Mallorca. Here you'll be surrounded by a magnificent landscape of plains and mountains, hilltop villages, olive groves and hidden beaches. Visit the fascinating Carthusian monastery where Frédéric Chopin spent a ' winter of discontent' with his lover Georges Sand in 1838-39, composing some of his finest works. In the centre of Valldemossa, lies the cultural centre of Costa Nord, which was opened by the legendary Hollywood actor and local resident, Michael Douglas. A few kilometres north of Valldemossa, you'll discover one of Salvador's former residences, Son Marroig.
Valldemossa Hotel Restaurant was originally a Mallorcan stone built house which belonged to Valldemossa's old Carthusian monastery. Today, it's a splendid, luxury hotel set amidst a seven hectare estate filled with olive trees. This bright and airy Mediterranean style property provides exceptional levels of hospitality, and deluxe accommodation in superbly idyllic surroundings.
The Valldemossa Hotel Restaurant is a luxurious, rural hotel which is over 100 years old. Set in a seven hectare estate, the modern Mediterranean style hotel offers views of the Bay of Palma on one side, and the Tramuntana mountain range and Carthusian monastery on the other side. The hotel is surrounded by large terraces on different levels, meaning you'll find plenty of space to relax amidst the peace and quiet of the Valldemossa valley. Likewise, you can unwind with afternoon tea in the beautifully decorated lounge area.
Scenic walks and hikes can be enjoyed in the nearby Teix and Fatima Mountains, or you can take a swim in the rocky cove of Port de Valldemossa. Afterwards, sample local specialties in the restaurants. From Valldemossa, take a day trip to Mallorca's capital Palma, which is only nine miles away. Discover the city's Gothic architecture, designer boutiques, restaurants, cafes, and excellent nightlife.
The Valldemossa Hotel Restaurant has three double rooms and seven junior suites. Every attention has been paid to detail and each room has been individually decorated. Rooms feature exclusive antique furniture, and are appointed with a range of modern amenities to ensure you have a comfortable and convenient stay. Room amenities include: air-conditioning; Internet connection; satellite TV; mini bar; safety deposit box, and full-sized bath. In the suites, there is a large private terrace and solarium in every suite.
Enjoy fabulous views of the valley and the monastery at the excellent Valldemossa Restaurant, where you can dine both indoors and outdoors. The restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner and you will be able to choose from an a la carte or daily menu, serving local and international dishes. The restaurant also offers a selection of premier wines.
The Valldemossa Hotel Restaurant is a fully air-conditioned/heated property which boasts a range of facilities. Take a swim in the open-air-swimming pool with bar attendance, or the indoor heated swimming pool. Relax in the sauna or Jacuzzi, or enjoy after-dinner drinks in the hotel's bar. Valldemossa Hotel Restaurant also offers complimentary parking, and a 'landscape zone' where you can while away the hours as you take in the spectacular views of the Valldemossa valley and the monastery.