Mallorca is known for its beautiful landscape, but the connoisseurs also go to the island for its beautiful hotels.

2020 was a tough time for tourism, but that didn’t stop these new luxury hotels from popping up in Mallorca.

With boutique rooms, beautifully renovated barns, luxury villas and rustic hidden retreats, these hotels make Mediterranean vacations unforgettable.

Can Ferrereta, Santanyí – Open Spring 2021

You may have already spotted this new hotel in Vogue or Forbes. Can Ferrereta is a 17th century mansion converted into a luxury hotel nestled in the traditional town of Santanyí. The hotel reflects the natural beauty of the region and has a contemporary design with a traditional twist.

Vogue describes Can Ferrereta as “[aiming] to completely immerse guests in relaxed Spanish luxury”. With 32 rooms, a restaurant serving fresh and seasonal Mediterranean cuisine, two swimming pools, beautiful gardens and a spa, guests are ready for an unforgettable stay.

Son Bunyol, West Mallorca – New developments in 2023

Richard Branson’s son Bunyola estate stretches over 680 acres on the northwest coast of Mallorca. Currently there are three renovated traditional villas on the land. These villas offer guests a luxurious retreat surrounded by vast greenery, mountains and seemingly endless coastline.

Virgin Limited Edition recently confirmed that they have been given permission to develop a mansion on the estate. They told the Mallorca Daily Bulletin that plans will convert the property into a small luxury 29-bedroom hotel by spring 2023.

Nivia Born Boutique hotel, Palma – Opened May 2021

Nivia Born Boutique Hotel, Palma

Nivia Born combines the luxury of five star service with the wayward spirit of an independent boutique hotel. The building was once owned by the airline Iberia and small elements of its history have been incorporated into the hotel. On the seventh floor, guests can visit the 1950s-inspired Fly to the Moon lounge and view aviation memorabilia.

Nivia Born also has a roof terrace with comfortable hammocks and an exclusive view over Palma. Guests staying a little longer can take advantage of the hotel discounts for stays of more than four nights.

Conception by Us, Palma – Opening June 2021

Sitting between the Old Town and Santa Catalina, the the hotel’s building dates back to 1576 and was once a soap factory. Today, Conception by Us has 31 rooms and suites reminiscent of Swedish design, with minimalist modern decor and bursts of color.

A real highlight of the hotel is the terrace. Guests can relax surrounded by local plants, sun loungers, a swimming pool and lush gardens, creating what the owners describe as “a distinctly Mediterranean feel”.

Four Seasons Hotel, Formentor – Opening in 2023

The Canada-based Four Seasons group opens their first Majorcan branch in the former Formentor Hotel. The new Four Seasons hotel gets 110 rooms and suites, each with a balcony. The rooms should also have a beautiful view. The site is located on the edge of a vast forest area near the sea and nestled between two spectacular mountains.

The beach is just a few minutes away and there are plenty of activities, restaurants and a swimming pool to keep guests entertained on site. At a nearby vineyard, guests can participate in exclusive activities, including farm-to-table events.

El Vicenç de la Mar 5 *, Cala Sant Vicenç – Opening Spring 2022

El Vicenç de la Mar 5 *, Cala Sant Vicenç

The owners of the well-known El Llorenç Parc de la Mar 5* in Palma will soon welcome guests in their newest hotel. The brand new hotel is located in a beautiful area of ​​Cala Sant Vicenç, close to several beaches and just a few kilometers from Pollensa.

The Vicenç de la Mar gets 35 rooms, a beautiful roof terrace, restaurant, spa and gym. There will even be a library, two meeting rooms and a poolside bar/bistro.

The hotel markets itself as “the perfect excuse to get carried away by the essential delights of Mediterranean living”.

Kimpton Hotels, Santa Ponsa – Opening in 2022

Kimpton Hotels, Santa Ponsa

AN new Kimpton hotel opens in Mallorca on the former site of the Santa Ponsa Country Club. The hotel will reportedly have 79 rooms, sitting next to the Santa Ponsa Golf Club.

Kimpton is owned by the British InterContinental Hotels group and currently operates 77 hotels in 55 cities. While there isn’t much information about their new Majorcan offerings, guests should expect the laid-back, luxurious experience Kimpton is known for.

Our guide to visiting Mallorca

Here at Balearic Properties we have been active in the Mallorcan real estate sector for over 20 years. Our portfolio consists of beautiful properties around the island, while our sister company, Balearic Islands Villas, is specialized in the rental of luxury holiday villas.

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