We are the ideal choice for budget conscious travellers who are looking for reasonably priced accommodation right on the beach, as well as those who want a base...... more
We are the ideal choice for budget conscious travellers who are looking for reasonably priced accommodation right on the beach, as well as those who want a base from which to explore the beautiful island of Mallorca.
Palma's favourite; the Hostal Apuntadores is situated in the heart of the charming old town surrounded by chic restaurants and bars and within easy...... more
Palma's favourite; the Hostal Apuntadores is situated in the heart of the charming old town surrounded by chic restaurants and bars and within easy walking distance of the historic and shopping districts
Advantages: Well presented, friendly, welcoming, modern Disadvantages: On a back street
...We visted the Hotel Armadams for our honeymoon back in October 2006 for a short break to take in the sights and sounds of Palma.
It is situated one "block" away from the main promenade in Palma, a road lined on one side with bars, hotels, shops and the marina and harbour area on the other.
I am not a great Spanish speaker, infact I know only the most basic of phrases to muddle through...
Advantages: Great location, cheap, breakfast and evening meal included Disadvantages: Food not great, bit basic
...We picked the Don Bigote Hotel in Palma Nova because we wanted somewhere cheap and cheerful to stay for a few days in September and we certainly got that. The Don Bigote is never going to win any awards for luxury, but it certainly offers comfort and a good location, for an excellent price.
Getting to the hotel from the airport in Palma is easiest by taxi. It'll set you back around 35 Euros...
Advantages: Quiet Disadvantages: Intermittent hot water, ants! Quiet! very small rooms.
...for walking or cycling, you can hire bicycles, tandems or those things that four people ride around on locally, you can take a bus or taxi into Palma itself or you can hire a car and explore the beautiful island of Majorca, we have done all of those in the past so didn't this time. The taxi rank is just a few minutes walk away or the hotel staff on duty will phone for a taxi if asked. I don't recommend this...