Advantages: Good 3* family hotel Disadvantages: Bit of a walk into Alcudia
...Lagotel Hotel- Alcudia, Majorca
2 hours from Cardiff to Palma, with first choice passed by quickly thank-goodness not a flyer!
This took approx 50 minutes.
On arrival check-in was efficient and staff polite but a little stern looking.
The hotel is outside Alcudia in Playa De Muro but the buses are regular and cheap to the strip. The hotel as a courtesy bus to...
Advantages: Quiet location, lovely hotel, brilliant food, private beach. Disadvantages: Quite expensive and could be a bit quiet.
...the neighbouring resorts of Magaluf and Palma, it's calm and tranquil. This is due to it still being relatively undiscovered by most holidaymakers. Apparently the hotel staff informed us that it's often compared to Monte Carlo and Marbella, offering holidays to a similar clientele. For those of you wanting to experience the shopping boutiques or nightlife of Majorca there's a bus service running every half hour...
Advantages: Bar staff are mainly friendly, Corralejo resort is beautiful, Variety of food, Variety of pools. Disadvantages: Rooms are of a poor standard, Food isn't great, Night-time entertainment is non-existant.
...-time and without delay, we were greeted by the front-end staff who gave us a quick 5 minute talk about the hotel. Where to find things, what time breakfast and dinner was - the usual 'need-to-knows' when arriving at your hotel. We were also given a map of the resort, although it is not a large resort, it is somewhat spacious and the map does help in finding your way around. The lady marked on the map where our room...