One of Mallorca's finest Scandinavian-styled, boutique hotel focuses squarely on hospitality and charm. Good design, grand service and an envious rooftop overlooking the old city makes this homely haunt a long time favourite for the international travellers. You can expect rooms serenaded with a selection of design perks, and combinations of warm colours that will have you rethinking the decorations for your own home. Housed in a former palace dating from the 16th century called Can Mayol, you can have the privilege of experiencing the historical and traditional architectural elements.
Two Swedish citizens have been inviting guests to Hotel Tres since 2004. They added elements of decoration to their liking, from Italian swag to Swiss sensibility mounted within a hearty Mallorquin building. Additionally, they have a joint venture with Hotel Cort's restaurant, also noteworthy and on the must-do list in the emblematic square with the same name.
Hotel Tres has one of the best value for your money in the city centre. The property is family friendly, with the option to add a baby cot and the suites have a sofa bed for those that need options. All furnishings and spaces tend to be child-safe, with an equal liking to those with mobility problem, there is one room that caters to those that need wheel chair access.
This 16th century palace turned 41-room boutique hotel has 7 different room types, all packed with enough amenities for a longer stay. The hotel style is minimalist, with Swedish made beds and Egyptian soft cotton sheets. The waffle weave bathrobe are of high quality and every room houses a well stocked minibar with a coffee machine. There is an in-house restaurant, which is convenient for those that don't bother to venture out on a night and rather have something closer to their stay. After a long day of sight seeing, you will enjoy the serene courtyard, where the palm tree serves for shade.
The Sa Llotja area is an easy walking distance from everywhere you wish to visit in Palma: from the La Seu cathedral to the vibrant Nassau Beach Club. Expect to find dozens of cafés, bars and tapas restaurants in the area as well. Best of all, the foodie neighbourhood of Santa Catalina is only 15 minutes away walking distance, where you can indulge in some of the city's best food houses.
- Buffet breakfast with authentic, local cuisine
- Satellite TV, DVD, CD
- Mini bar, room service and hair dryer
- Air conditioner and central heating
- Reception, multilingual staff and luggage safekeeping
- Gym with towels on display
- Free high speed wireless internet (WiFi)
- Roof terrace with swimming pool and spa with views of the city from above
Rate - Start from 172 euros per night
Location - Near the museum Es Baluard and the Royal Palace of La Almudaina
Suitable for - great for families, couples, friends and weekend getaways
Tips - Shop around the nearby streets of Passeig del Born and visit art galleries at Carrer de Sant Feliu.
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