Zafiro Palace Palmanova
Why We Love This Hotel
- This upscale contemporary resort is a short stroll from Palmanova’s beach and vibrant town centre
- Palma, the island’s capital, is 20 minutes’ drive away
- There’s a range of themed restaurants and an on-site spa
- All modern suites come with terraces and some offer swim-up access to an outdoor pool
Zafiro Palace Palmanova is a sprawling modern resort offering high-end all-suite accommodation a short stroll from Palmanova beach. Set amid lush gardens off a tree-lined road, this smart contemporary complex is built around a series of elegantly designed outdoor pools, and is located within a 15-minute walk of both the seafront and Palmanova’s lively centre, buzzing with restaurants and nightlife, and home to the the tropical-inspired Golf Fantasia mini golf course. Western Water Park is a 5-minute drive away, whilst T Golf & Country Club, one of Mallorca’s most challenging courses with dramatic panoramic views, takes about 10 minutes to reach by car. Palma, the island’s capital, “a bustling, historic place” with “grand mansions and a magnificent Gothic cathedral” (Rough Guide) is a 20-minute drive from the hotel.
There’s a cosmopolitan feel to Zafiro Palace Palmanova, which features a glass-fronted atrium with a bar, a blue-and-gold toned lounge and an outdoor bar furnished with plush white armchairs. Dining choices include a trendy eatery with wood accents and floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking a terrace, which serves international buffet meals, as well as a series of chic themed restaurants with Italian, Mediterranean and grill options all provided. Guests can pick from a range of outdoor pools, including a children’s pool and an adults-only pool, and the hotel also has two indoor pools, a fitness room, and a spa offering a sauna, Jacuzzi, Turkish bath and a range of beauty treatment (fees may apply). A playground, entertainment services and games are available for children.
Soft neutral tones and sleek wood furnishings characterise Zafiro Palace Palmanova’s polished suites, which include free Wi-Fi, TVs, mini bars and coffee machines, plus living space and furnished terraces. Higher tariff suites add swim-up access to an outdoor pool and gardens with Balinese beds, and some have rooftop terraces with hot tubs. Top-level quarters come with a second bedroom and a living room.