Topic: Rural Hotels in Palma Surroundings Area
Esporlas and Puigpunyent are two wonderful villages in the Palma Surroundings Area which have beautiful Rural Hotels. These are magical places where you will be able to relax, and forget about everything that surrounds you.
1. Rural Hotel Can Torna de Son Quint
Can Torna de Son Quint, XIV century house is located in the Tramuntana mountain range. It is located on a plateau of about one hundred meters height with wonderful views in the municipality of Esporlas, southeast of the island of Mallorca. It is part of the Sierra de Tramuntana, and the neighboring towns include Valldemossa, Buñola, Puigpunyent, Bañalbufar and Palma capital. This makes it the perfect starting point to discover the rest of the island. The beautiful towns of Deia, Fornalutx, Soller and Santa Maria are in a 10 Kilometer radius.
Can Torna dates back to Don Jaime I, King of Cataluña and Aragón, and after many years belonging to the church, the house became property of the Gonzalez-Moro family in the XVIII century. Can Torna was the old house of the property farmers, and has been recovered maintaining its character but with all up to date comfort. The finca offers maximum quality and a very familiar atmosphere in a very wonderful surrounding.
The rural hotel consists of 4 junior suites, 4 suites and 3 double bedrooms. Can Torna also has a beautiful interior courtyard, a hall, dining room, living room, and a swimming pool surrounded by terraces.
For more information please visit Can Torna´s website:
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2.Rural Hotel Son Galceran
Son Galceran is a lovely Country Hotel located in one of the most charming villages from Serra de Tramuntana in Mallorca: Esporlas, not far from the city of Palma de Mallorca.
Son Galceran is a rural hotel, and has its origins in an old Mallorcan manor house that dates from the 18th century and has been recently refurbished, combining perfectly tradition with comfort. Each room has been decorated with particular charm, offering splendid views to the idyllic valley of Esporlas, one of the most picturesque villages from the island of Mallorca. The country hotel has also a generous outdoor pool, as well as beautiful and extensive gardens with orange trees.
At the reception desk you will be given a basket gourmet to taste the oranges that they produce. Thanks to its unique location in the very heart of mountain range Serra de Tramuntana, the Country Hotel is the perfect option for those who are seeking for a different Mallorca. Son Galcerán is the best choice if you are looking for a holiday in a very special place, a romantic weekend break or some relaxing days.
For more information please visit Son Galceran website:
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3.Rural Hotel Alfatx
The Alfatx rural hotel was conceived with the idea of offering an alternative lifestyle break. Close to the Serra Tramuntana mountain range it is an ideal departure point for many walking tours and bicycle routes where you can discover the real Mallorca, the people, markets, monuments, architecture, culture and gastronomy of all the nearby villages such as Esporles, Valldemossa, Bunyola, Santa Maria, Sóller, Bunyalbufar, Deià, etc.
The rural hotel consists of five bedrooms, 2 suites, and 3 double bedrooms each one of which has separate access from the exterior permitting a level of independence and comfort that their guests require. The Alfatx hotel offers a selection of meals where mainly products from the Balearic Islands and from their ecological kitchen garden are used.
Text Info: MCA Hotel Website
1. Finca Hotel Rural Son Pont
The Finca Hotel Son Pont is located in the Valley of Puigpunyent, in the Sierra de Tramuntana. Located in an area of natural interest declared by its landscape and cultural heritage just 12 km from the city of Palma de Mallorca, 2 km from Green Township Puigpunyent and 6 km from Galilea.
It is a property that preserves the architectural character, in stone, at the time Majorcan stately, and as such we can highlight its gardens, the defense tower, the chapel and its mill and oil press dating back to the fifteenth century. The guests are offered a free tour to discover the history of their ancestors.
Among the activities, the finca offers their guests to relax in the pool, take walks at sunrise / sunset times, enjoy the abundant wildlife (hares, partridge, goat, poultry prey, wild birds) and varied Mediterranean flora (pine, olive, carob, almond, fruit trees).
For more information please visit Son Pont´s website:
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2. Es Ratxo Hotel and Spa
Es Ratxo Hotel & Spa is located in a unique location inside the world heritage site and perfect for rural tourism near the idyllic village of Puigpunyent, at the foothills of the Puig de Galatzó and in the valley.
Es Ratxo is a luxury rural 5 star hotel with special charm. The hotel has been specially designed to live a unique experience in a fabulous setting. Surrounded by nature and embraced by the most absolute relaxing outdoor pool and Spa. This 11th century farmhouse has been restored to use as a luxury hotel but always respecting its original character and the romantic highlight of this place.
The hotel offers double rooms and suites in different categories each with a balcony or large terrace. Their gourmet restaurant offers gastronomic specialties of Mallorcan cuisine. You can also visit the Serra de Tramuntana Mountains, the new world heritage site selected by the UNESCO, and go hiking in Mallorca through one of the most beautiful landscapes of the island near Galilea, Calvia and Es Capdella. You have free entrance to the natural park La Reserva de Puig de Galatzó and a hiking trail to the public Finca Galatzó.
For more information please visit Es Ratxo website:
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3. Gran Hotel Son Net
Mallorca’s finest boutique hotel Son Net Estate dates back to 1672, a breathtaking historical mansion which has been lovingly restored into an elegant sanctuary amid the rugged Sierra Tramuntana Mountains with its original well and patio (now declared a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site.) The luxury hotel Son Net opened in 1998. The exterior villa accommodation was constructed using traditional stone, wood and tiles, the handcrafted stucco walls throughout retain the feel of an authentic Mallorcan villa and traditional ‘Tela de Lenguas’ fabrics, which are hand-crafted on the island which have been used in the public areas.
So Net offers a personalized and charming service, 31 luxurious bedrooms and suites, 2 restaurants, informal dining at the poolside Gazebo serving lunch or the fine dining Oleum Restaurant, 30m panoramic swimming pool surrounded by private cabanas, ‘La Fuente’ beauty and treatment centre offering a comprehensive range of treatments.
The boutique hotel is ideally located for Golfers – 22 golf courses on the island and 6 of them within a 30 minute drive of the hotel, and although Son Net is located in the Sierra Tramuntana Mountains, it is only a 25 minute drive from the capital Palma.
For more information please visit the Son Net website:
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