Where to stay in Mallorca as a couple, with family or for a trip with friends? In which city to stay in Mallorca? The island of Mallorca has many facets. Not every place and city is perfect for every type of vacation. Discover together the different possibilities that exist, and choose the one that you like the most.
- In which city to stay in Mallorca? 📍
- Best places for a romantic trip ❤️
- Nice places with family 🌟
- Where to stay in Mallorca for a trip with friends 👯
1. In which city to stay in Mallorca?
Among the best places to stay in Mallorca, there are Santa Posa, Palma Nova or Magaluf.
1.1 Staying in Palma de Mallorca, the capital of the island
Palma de Mallorca is the capital of the island of Mallorca. It is a nice city to discover during half a day, for example. The whole historic center of Palma de Mallorca is very pleasant to visit. However, few travelers stay overnight in Palma de Mallorca, as most prefer to go outside the city. If you are going to the island of Majorca for a week or more, it is interesting to come and spend half a day or a day in the capital of the island, or possibly stay there for one or two nights, but not necessarily more.
Hotel Almudaina: a very good place to stay in Palma de Mallorca! A magnificent terrace overlooking the sea and the old town of Palma, double rooms, but also family rooms, and a very good breakfast: perfect for visiting the capital of the island as a family or as a couple.
Spot Apartment: an apartment not far from the historic center of Palma perfect for family holidays!
What to see in Palma de Mallorca? Among the best places to visit are: the Royal Palace of Almudaina, the Plaza Mayor, the alleys of the old town of Palma, the Castle of Bellver, the market of Santa Catalina, the Cathedral of Palma, the food short of San Juan.
Good to know! Many buses run on the coast very close to Palma de Mallorca. Therefore, it is quite easy to go to Palma de Mallorca just for a few hours to visit the old town and for a lunch, for example.
1.2 Where to stay near Playa de Palma and Arenal Beach?
Playa de Palma and Playa Arenal are the most revolving beaches on the island of Majorca. This beach is located not far from the airport of the island (8km), but also from the capital, Palma de Mallorca (13km, 12 minutes by car). In addition, a bus runs from Palma de Mallorca to Arenal Beach. It is therefore a practical place to arrive quickly on the island, to go directly to the beach, but also to visit Palma de Mallorca easily.
Js Palma Stay Adults Only: a very nice hotel two minutes walk from the beach, where you will enjoy your romantic holiday in Majorca!
Hotel Caballero: a charming place to stay in Playa de Palma just a few minutes walk from the beach! Perfect for family vacations, but also as a couple. On site, you will find swimming pools, a spa and a center of course!
1.3 Accommodation in Santa Ponsa
25km from Palma de Mallorca, Santa Ponsa is an excellent place to stay in Mallorca to enjoy your holidays. Here you will find two beaches and golf courses. The atmosphere is calm and relaxed. It is a perfect place to unwind.
Iberostar Selection Jardín del Sol Suites – Adults Only: ideal for a romantic trip to Mallorca! The setting is exceptional. The views from the rooms and the terraces of the hotel are just magnificent.
1.4 Stay in Palma Nova de Mallorca
14km from Palma de Mallorca, Palma Nova is another rather touristy place in Mallorca, but a very good alternative to Arenal Beach. Three beaches await you on site: Maties, Es Carregador and Na Nadala. Palma Nova is very well served by bus.
Hotel Agua Beach: with good value for money, this hotel is a good address for a trip to Majorca as a couple. A 1-minute walk from the beach and just 150 meters from the town center of Palma Nova, this hotel is ideally located for both enjoying the sea and also being able to access the town on foot. The rooms are spacious and nicely decorated. Some rooms directly overlook the sea, and the view is splendid. A swimming pool also awaits you on site.
Playas Ca’s Saboners: this address is well suited for a family trip to Mallorca. These are apartments with a private kitchen for 4 people. This aparthotel is located just a few steps from the sea, but also from the city of Palma Nova. In addition, there are two swimming pools to enjoy even more the joy of summer.
1.5 Stay in Magaluf in Mallorca, the heart of Mallorca’s nightlife
Magaluf is a good place to stay in Mallorca for its nightlife. We can say that it is the party capital of the island of Mallorca! Here you will find many bars, restaurants and places to go out. Magaluf is located 17km from Palma de Mallorca.
Apartamentos INN: an apartment can be a good solution for a trip to Mallorca with friends! 6 minutes walk from the beach, this holiday residence is perfect for visiting Mallorca and enjoying this holiday to the fullest.
Hotel Florida Magaluf – Adults Only: Just a few minutes walk from the beach, this hotel offers spacious rooms with direct sea views. Breakfast is included in the room rate. The decoration is modern, there is a bar and a swimming pool on site.
2. Best places to stay in Mallorca for couples
Mallorca is a very pretty destination to discover as a couple. If you are going to visit Mallorca as a couple, you can spend time both in the city of Palma de Mallorca, but also on the beach. This trip can therefore link both the relaxation and the cultural aspect of a trip. Here are the best places to stay in Mallorca as a couple.
FERGUS Style Palmanova – Adults Only: located in Palma Nova by the sea, this hotel only welcomes adults. The location is excellent. Facing the sea, you will enjoy all the joys of holidays in the sun! The environment of the hotel plunges us directly into the holiday atmosphere on the shores of the Mediterranean. This is a great place to stay in Mallorca as a couple!
BQ Aguamarina Boutique Hotel: facing the sea, 12km from the historic center of Palma de Mallorca, this hotel is very well located. The decoration of the rooms is modern and clean. The breakfast is very good. A good place to stay in Mallorca as a couple!
Hotel Ciutat Jardi: This pretty colonial-style hotel is located a 1-minute walk from the beach and a 15-minute drive from Palma de Mallorca and Mallorca airport. The exteriors of the hotel are very pleasant.
El Llorenc Parc de la Mar – Adults Only: located in Palma de Mallorca, this hotel has a special charm. The decoration of the hotel blends perfectly with its environment, and gives it a very intimate side. Some rooms have their own outdoor terrace. The breakfast is fabulous.
3. Best places to stay in Mallorca with family
Holiday residences and apartments are among the best solutions for staying in Mallorca with the family. Here is our selection of the best accommodations to stay on the island of Mallorca with the family.
Houm Plaza Son Rigo: located 100 meters from Playa de Palma beach, this aparthotel is a good place to spend a family holiday. On site, there are 4 outdoor swimming pools and a wellness center to please the whole family! The apartments are equipped with kitchenette and private balcony.
Playas Ca’s Saboners: these are apartments with a private kitchen for 4 people. This aparthotel is located just a few steps from the sea, but also from the city of Palma Nova. In addition, there are two swimming pools to enjoy even more the joy of summer.
Villa Brenda: A beautiful private villa, by the sea, with a pool and a garden.
Find out what activities you can do in Mallorca: What to do in Mallorca with family?
4. Where to stay in Mallorca for a trip with friends
In which city to stay in Mallorca? Magaluf, Playa de Palma and Playa Arenal are the best places to stay in Mallorca for a trip with friends. So here are some good places to enjoy your holidays in Majorca with a group of friends.
Modern Penthouse beach front apartment: a 75m2 apartment with an unobstructed view of the sea! The apartment allows you to enjoy the nightlife of Magaluf, but also a large outdoor swimming pool and the beach which is located just in front of the residence. We can be up to 5 people.
Hotel Florida Magaluf – Adults Only: Just a few minutes walk from Magaluf beach, this hotel offers spacious rooms with direct sea views. Breakfast is included in the room rate. The decoration is modern, there is a bar and a swimming pool on site. This hotel only accommodates adults. A very good place to stay in Mallorca with a group of friends!
Villa Only Summer: in the center of the island, this is a private villa with a pool and a garden isolated from neighbors.
After Ibiza, Mallorca is another popular Balearic island. In which city to stay in Mallorca? Where to stay in Mallorca? Playa de Palma and Arenal Beach are among the most popular places for travelers who come to visit the island of Mallorca. Palma de Mallorca is the capital of the island, but it is not an interesting place to spend all this vacation (if you come here for more than a week). However, visiting Palma is a must-see. Palma Nova is a very good alternative where to stay in Mallorca as a couple or with the family. “Adults Only” hotels are to be preferred if you are going to Majorca as a couple. Magaluf is one of the best destinations to discover in Mallorca if you want to go out a lot and enjoy the nightlife of the island of Mallorca.