Belmond La Residencia
Just a stone's throw from the clear blue Mediterranean, the charming village of Deia and the towering Tramuntana mountains is the stunning setting for one of the world's most renowned hotels, Belmond La Residencia. Two manor houses dating from the 16th and 17th centuries provide a house of real style, charm and character.Belmond La Residencia is situated in the charming coastal and mountain village of Deia, Mallorca - a village which was once home to Robert Graves and which has also been chosen as residence by a number of writers and artists. The village has spectacular views of both mountains and sea, Belmond La Residencia shares these views and visitors can relax here and feel truly far away from the stress of city life.The bedrooms are individually furnished and decorated in traditional Majorcan style. Calm natural tones, crisp white bed linen and curtains that float in the breeze, simple yet elegant, with all the comfort and extras you expect and more. The wooden shuttered windows overlook the lush landscaped gardens, which provide fresh herbs and olive oil for the kitchen, fruits for the homemade morning marmalades and fresh flowers for the rooms.This beautiful sierra offers the island's best walking - follow old paved mule tracks as they wind through wooden valleys, between terraces of olive and citrus groves, and high above the coast. We can also organise walks with a local guide. At regular intervals, classical music concerts are also held in La Residencia, for the hotel boasts possession of a very special and unique Steinway piano dating from 1887. This piano, which had lain in disuse for many years, was purchased by the hotel, fully restored, and re-inaugurated on September 18, 1987, exactly one hundred years after the famous Spanish composer, Albeniz had first inaugurated the instrument. This time, the honour was given to the prize-winning Australian pianist, Jonathan Plowright, who included several works by Albeniz in his programme.The new hotel SPA with 6 treatment rooms, four of which have a private outdoor massage area. More beauty therapists on hand, all trained in La Stone Therapy, reflexology and other spa treatments. An outdoor Jacuzzi with spectacular views over sea and mountains, a sauna, a steam room and a 16 metre indoor pool. La Residencia also proposes a fully-equipped Gymnasium to provide complete workout. Many guests are golfers who take advantage of Majorca 18 golf courses to practice their sport. The hotel can reserve these for clients.
Hotel Address:Location Summary
- Belmond La Residencia
- Son Canals s/n
- Deia, Mallorca 07179
Distance from airport- 50 km (40 min drive), Distance from Palma- 35 km (25 min drive), and Distance from Golf courses - 35 minutes drive to Son Vida, 20 min drive to Son Termens.
Directions to Hotel
From the airport - Follow the signs to Palma and just before you get to the city you will see exit signs for the "Via de Cintura" which you must take. Stay on this road until and exit where signed for "Ma20", stay on that road until you see an exit sign for "Valldemossa". Head towards Valldemossa.The road climbs towards the mountains. When you get to the mountain village of Valldemossa, pass straight through it and after leaving the village you will see a right hand turn to "DEIA". Take this road which winds along the coast offering spectacular views, and you will come to the small village of Deia.Drive through the centre of the village and you will see a sign for the hotel on the stone wall at the right hand side of the road. It is a very sharp turn right up the hill to the hotel entrance.
Fine Dining on Site
El Olivo, Son Fony, and the pool bar and beach bar Lluc Alcari which are only open during the summer season.
La Residencia offers its guests a fully-equipped gymnasium to provide a complete workout. The gym is furnished with the following - Free weights, Air pressure machines, Cardio-vascular machines, and Personal trainer.
Many guests are reluctant to leave La Residencia itself and its choice of swimming pools mean that simply relaxing and watching the day go by is a memorable experience. On hot summer days the pool bar offers a cool relaxing ambience under the shady pergola, just what is needed when the sun is high. La Residencia offers one indoor and two outdoor swimming pools. Three of our luxury suites also have a totally private pool surrounded by a terrace and gardens.
Voted Fifth Best Hotel Spa in Europe 2007, has an indoor pool, Jacuzzi, sauna, steam room, gym and six treatment rooms, four with outdoor massage areas.
Tennis Courts on Site
Our Tennis Professional Shayne Tabb, from Australia, has a high level of playing experience and has coached players from beginners to professional standards. Individual tennis classes. With our resident coach Shayne. 2 floodlit tennis courts which have been resurfaced with Greenset cushion.
Free mountain-bike hire.
Boat excursion. Enjoy a romantic sunset on board of an exclusive sailing boat or a boat excursion in Catamaran along the most beautiful cost of Majorca, with a typical Majorca meal on boat. Reservations through Reception.
Many guests are golfers who take advantage of Majorca 18 golf courses to practice their sport. The hotel can reserve these for clients.
Jogging & Running
Jogging partner for running. Shayne will accompany you on different routes with spectacular views. 25 minutes jog through the villlage of Deia - partial hill running involved.
Theatre & Museums
Exposition of Art in our gallery Sa Tafona. Different exhibition will be showed in our gallery organized through local and international painters.
Guest Review Highlights
- - Meeting Space
- - Fine Dining on Site
- - Fine Dining Nearby
- - Fitness Center
- - High Speed Internet
- - Pool, Outdoor
- - Spa Facility
- - Tennis Courts on Site
- - Ballooning, Hot Air
- - Beach
- - Biking, Mountain
- - Boating
- - Dining
- - Fishing - Ocean
- - Golfing
- - Hiking
- - Jogging & Running
- - Shopping
- - Theatre & Museums
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