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Beach chic and rural retreats
Holidays in Majorca bring you a combination of golden sandy beaches, pretty fishing villages, and a lively capital with a cosmopolitan feel. The largest of Spain’s Balearic Islands, this scenic retreat has something on offer for couples, families, and explorers alike. Spend your days taking in the beauty of the beaches and large sweeping bays, admiring the historic architecture of the towns or eating and drinking to your heart’s content.
Those wanting to enjoy a lively break with everything at their fingertips will love the island’s capital of Palma. Here you’ll find a spectacular cathedral, lively marina and a swathe of shops for every taste. Pollensa and Puerto Pollensa, are located on the northern tip and are home to spectacular beauty, in both the stone buildings of the town and the wide sweeping bay along the coast. Those wanting to enjoy a blend of old and new should head to Alcudia, while Deia is one of the most beautiful towns in Spain, surrounded by fertile mountains.
Luxury holidays in Majorca bring you a combination of history, cuisine and amenities. Head into the mountains for rugged landscapes, hiking and biking, or stay along the coast and make the most of golden sands and incredible seafood restaurants. The island’s capital, Palma, is home to fascinating history and excellent opportunities for shopping, while there’s plenty available for those who love watersports and golf as well.
Book your luxury holidays in Majorca with Sovereign for a fantastic selection of hotels. We’ve put together a list of our favourite hotels on the island, with something for everyone to enjoy. Families will love the large complexes which are full of amenities, including children’s clubs and watersports, while couples will find romantic hotels with spas, infinity pools, and world class restaurants. Book your holiday with us and relax, knowing each hotel has been tried and tested by a member of our team.
Majorca is Spain’s largest Balearic island and an ideal family holiday destination. Explore the island’s pristine beaches and ancient history, rugged mountain scenery and fishing villages.
Flight time from the UK to Majorca is around 2 hours 15 minutes.
Majorca starts warming up for summer around April, when the mercury climbs into the 20s and doesn’t stop until around July, which can top 30°C. You’re looking at around 11 hours of sunshine a day in midsummer, with bath-like sea temperatures. Things won’t cool off until October, which still hovers in the low to mid 20s.
Currently visas are not required for UK citizens travelling to Spain.
Restaurant bills include a service charge by law in Spain, so whether you choose to tip further is up to you. If you enjoyed the meal and service, it is customary to leave 5-10%. Hotel porters and maids will appreciate a small tip, and while taxi drivers don’t require a tip, it’s common to round up the fare.
The official language of Spain is Spanish. English is widely spoken too, so getting by is easy.