Menorca places to stay
There is a wide variety of accommodation available on the island, from self catering apartments, aparthotel complexes and villas, to luxurious rural hotels set in country manors or old lookout towers in their own estates. The resort towns on both north and south coasts have a wide selection of hotels close to beaches with easy access for families and those with limited mobility. Most have swimming pools and cater for families with small children. Smaller villages and towns close to the coast have small hotels with full and half board options. Wild camping is not allowed on the island but there are two official campsites with a limited number of spaces. Menorca places to stay tend to be open during the season which runs from March until October, and those wishing to visit Menorca out of season should always check availability on this website.
There are hotels to suit all budgets on the island, from small scale accommodation in Ciutadella and Maó, to larger top class hotels which cater for groups in the resort towns on both south and north coasts. The resort hotels will be close to beaches and will have easy access for those with limited mobility. These hotels will also offer a range of activities, from guided walking and kayaking to cycling and diving. Many hotels offer full and half board to their guests. Menorca hotels tend to be open from March until the end of October, and those wishing to visit Menorca out of season should always check availability on this website.
Rural accommodation in Menorca
Menorca, despite its small size offers a choice of hotel accommodation which will suit most requirements. Small scale rural hotels, often set in old manor houses or large farming estates of the former aristocracy and landowning classes have luxurious accommodation with period antique furnishing. Most are family run and each will have its own particular character and are very popular for individual travellers and couples. All have swimming pools as an alternative to the beach, which is never too far away. A large proportion of the rural hotels have top class restaurants and chefs – and are popular with residents of the island for the excellence of their cuisine.
Audax Spa & Wellness Hotel
Audax Hotel is located in front of the see, 100 hundred meters from Cala Galdana Beach. This beach, with clear waters and delicate sands, is located on the south coast of the island. The surrounding natural area was declared as “Area of special protection by the government”. Through this area, it is possible to get to the virginal beaches Macarella, Macarelleta and Mitjana.
This hotel offers wonderful views and an excellent group of people. Our challenge is to delight our visitors with new and different experiences. It has more than 200 rooms, fully equipped, whit see views and a lovely swimming pool surrounded by the natural area.
Besides their comfortable design and beautiful views, our rooms are provided of natural light, air conditioning, pillow menu, telephone, satellite TV, hair dryer, mini-bar, safe for rent and Wi-Fi service in all the hotel. Also, there are special rooms with Jacuzzi from where you can enjoy the see and nature.
Alcaufar Vell hotel & Restaurant
Alcaufar Vell hotel & Restaurant offers the Mediterranean essence, of the good life and the art of living, a place where peace and quiet reign supreme, nestling in a picturesque landscape of the island. Its Arabic origins and the several extensions carried out over the centuries have converted Alcaufar Vell into a stately house in the neo-classical line. As well as a restaurant that offers fresh and balanced dishes, Alcaufar Vell has 21 big and spacious rooms, surrounded by lovely beaches with clear waters and fine sand, it also has a leafy, wooded ravine, an ancient watchtower looking over the Mediterranean, a kilometre of virgin coastline and 150 hectares of land for long walks, equestrian routes, cycling, etc.
On the outskirts of San Luis you will find one of the most charming hotels in Menorca. Biniarroca was established around the theme of art, garden and interior design. Its walls are dedicated to the harmonious, impressionist oil paintings of Lindsay Mullen, which reflect throughout the house a perfect poise between mood, space and a feeling of well-being. Casual yet refined, rustic yet luxurious, a marriage of old and new. Biniarroca Hotel, its 18 en suite rooms, restaurant and gardens provide an ideal retreat from the stress of the modern world. A romantic alternative to celebrate those special moments along life’s path. Please visit our web site for further information.
Blanc Palace Aparthotel
Blanc Palace Aparthotel is located 2 km far from Ciutadella de Menorca, in a quiet area that is very well connected with other resorts and nearby beaches. From the apartments you have direct access to Sa Caleta, a beautiful cove of white sand and crystal waters.
It is the perfect place for relaxing in an intimate atmosphere, surrounded by a world of contrasts: the vegetation and the beach, the varieties of blue in the sea, music and silence, rest and amusement. Welcome to your summer residence.
Capri Hotel is located in Mahon, capital of Menorca, 10 minutes from the centre of the city and close to the most beautiful beaches of the island. This hotel offers wonderful location, and an excellent group of people. Our Challenge is to delight our visitors with new and different experiences.
Its 75 rooms are comfortable, fully equipped and functionally made for clients who come for business or pleasure. Rooms offer full bathroom, air conditioning, mini-bar, satellite TV, hair dryer, music, safe and direct telephone.
"Casa Alberti” is a manor house located at Mahon´s historical center, built in 1740. It maintains all the character of its seniority but always combined with the comfort of our time after being reformed. A central staircase is the soul of the house, are distributed around the six diferent rooms, with a different personality.
Each of them has its special charm, and all share the feel of being far away from the rest. Not only find the different rooms. There are halls and agreeable backyard and, on top, a terrace form wich can enjoy a privileged view over Mahon and its port.
Es Mercadal Hotel
Es Mercadal Hotel is a charming establishment where its staff try their best to make your stay the most comfortable as possible, caring about every single detail. Es Mercadal hotel is situated at 19 kms from Maó airport, 10 kms from the virgin beaches on the north, 4 km from Sont Parc Golf and 7 kms from the fishing village called Fornells, where you can practise all kind of water sports, visit the reserve and scuba diving. Es Mercadal hotel is committed with the environment, recycling all the waste as well as informing all our customers about the charm of the island, proposing all kind of different activities of eco-tourism as trekking, horses trips, bicycle and kayak.
Hotel Port Ciutadella
Hotel Port Ciutadella is located in Ciutadella, a charming main town on the west coast of the island. It stands out for its privileged situation, since it is found in a quiet area right by the sea, facing the Platja Gran while at the same time it is at an easy walking distance to the city centre.
The hotel is a modern and tastefully furnished brand new hotel that offers comfort and wellness in a peaceful atmosphere. The high quality of a four-star hotel and the availability of several facilities in one of the most beautiful spots in Menorca make the Hotel an excellent choice for relaxing holidays.
Llucmaçanes Gran Agroturismo
Llucmaçanes Gran Agroturismo is a working farm, where the traditional Menorcan farmhouse has been restored and converted into a small rural hotel. It is located next to the church in the small village of Lucmaçanes, only at a 10min drive from Mahon and its beautiful harbour, airport and beaches on the south coast of the island. Guests have use of a swimming pool, a large garden and patio area with barbecue. There is an organic vegetable garden growing typical produce. The accomodation comprises of 5 double rooms with en-suite bathroom and 4 of them have a small private terrace. You can visit our farm and see all the animals. Around the village there are also several footpaths leading into the surrounding countryside.
It was originally built as a country house and was carefully restored in 1997 to four star hotel standards whilst retaining all its rural ambience. The hotel enjoys pleasant country views in the foreground and sea views in the background and is ideal for those who value tranquility und unspoiled countryside.
Enjoy a drink in the bar before eating in our restaurant which is noted for its Menorcan Cuisine. The hotel boasts a large well-kept garden and has a swimming pool in a sunny position.
The hotel has just 17 double rooms, a double superior and a junior suit, all with bathroom, air conditioning, central heating, satellite TV, minibar, telephone and terrace. Within 8km from the hotel are the beautiful virgin beaches of Macarella, Cala Turqueta, Es Talaier and Son Saura.
Sa Caleta Playa Apartaments
Sa Caleta Playa Apartaments are located 2 km far from Ciutadella de Menorca, in a quiet area that is very well connected with other resorts and nearby beaches. From the apartments you have direct access to Sa Caleta, a beautiful cove of white sand and crystal waters.
It is the perfect place for relaxing in an intimate atmosphere, surrounded by a world of contrasts: the vegetation and the beach, the varieties of blue in the sea, music and silence, rest and amusement.
Rural Sant Ignasi Hotel is located on the Road to Cala Morell, just outside Ciutadella. The closest beach is situated less than 8 km. away and you can also find a horse farm nearby. The hotel is surrounded by a beautiful garden of a centuries-old forest of oaks and palms, whose extension is 385,000 m². The main hotel building, used for the accommodation of customers, was once the summer home of an old aristocratic Menorcan family. The groundfloor dates from 1777. Each room is different in space, furniture, decoration and colour, however a Mediterranean style, influenced by our British dominations, can always be appreciated.
Sa Torre Blanca
Only 12 kilometres from Mahon, Rural tourism in Minorca, at Sa Torre Blanca, located in a magnificent 200-hectare country estate very close to the sea and right in the heart of the S'Albufera des Grau Nature Park, a Biosphere Reserve.
To reach the sea, there is a breathtaking short walk down from the country estate, allowing you to discover the coastal ecosystem and an impressive megalithic structure called Sa Torreta de Tramuntana, with impressive views over all the north eastern corner of Minorca.
The accommodation is to be found inside the fourteenth-century defence tower, having capacity for two adults and one or two children, a terrace with porch, hall with library, main bedroom, and living area with cooker and bar.
Son Granot, boutique hotel, has two buildings in a spacious garden at the entrance of the Port of Mahon. One is a Georgian-style rooms overlooking the sea, gardens or country. The second follows a traditional style with suites surrounded by gardens. The accommodation offers guests a pleasant stay with private terrace, luxurious and spacious rooms with four-posted beds and a terrace with superb views. The terraces, solarium and swimming pool with bar service in the gardens. We have eight rooms and two suites and a "à la carte" restaurant where both traditional Menorcan and Mediterranean cuisine can be tasted.
Son Tretze, an old house converted into a hotel, has 8 rooms and is located in Sant Lluís, on the southern coast of the island, only 3 km away from Maó. The rooms have been designed to meet your needs and provide with comfort.
You can also enjoy our gardens and an outdoor swimming pool. We open all year round.
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