Picture yourself on a massage table after a long day exploring Mallorca's famous cycling routes. Or a beauty treatment before hitting one of the island's beach clubs looking your best. Maybe even a week-long detox programme to forget the winter rain while enjoying the Mediterranean sun.
All of this is on offer at the most exclusive spas in Mallorca. Here are our top 10 picks.
Can Cera Boutique Hotel Spa - Palma
After a long day exploring the city, why not relax in a jacuzzi at Can Cera Boutique Hotel situated in one of Palma's oldest historical buildings. Located right in the heart of Palma, this 13th-century manor house has been recently renovated to create one of the most charming small hotels in Mallorca's capital. Obviously, no luxurious boutique hotel is complete without a spa… Recharge your energy at their sauna, jacuzzi and hammam, or book one of their beauty treatments and massages. Be sure to check out their most signature treatment, a full body massage and facial using a unique natural scent created by their perfumers. You can also have exclusive use of the spa room for those wanting ultimate privacy.
Arabella Spa at the St Regis Mardavall Mallorca Resort - Portals Nous
The Arabella Spa at the 5-star St Regis Mardavall Mallorca Resort boasts an impressive 4700m² wellness centre where you can easily while away the hours in a jacuzzi, Egyptian brine bath, various saunas, steam rooms, ice caves and jet showers. Or, if you are more interested in indulging in some private treatments, there’s more than 60 available on the spa menu. The hotel also has a team trained by one of the most talented experts in Traditional Chinese Medicine in Europe, all of this just a short walk away from the prestigious Puerto Portals marina.
O Spa at Pure Salt Port Adriano
Within the Pure Salt Port Adriano Hotel, you will find a sumptuous wellness centre, the O Spa. It features an indoor heated pool and a wet area which includes a sauna, a Turkish bath, a salt room, along with a sensation shower. It also offers a full range of spa treatments, including facials, massages and natural treatments using only the finest beauty products from the famous Natura Bissé and local brand Gaia Mallorca, as well as pure Mediterranean Sea salt. Additionally, this hotel has its own on-site hairdresser, very tempting for those who want to look their best for dinner! It’s also worth mentioning that there’s a bright, fully equipped gym, so you can keep up your fitness regime even on holiday.
La Residencia Hotel Spa - Deia
One of the most famous hotels in Mallorca, La Residencia is a hidden luxury gem in the pretty town of Deià. Their award-winning spa offers sumptuous face and body treatments which can be enjoyed in one of their lavish rooms or a terrace overlooking the sea. There are also specific programmes targeted at expectant mothers, brides-to-be, detoxing and much more including signature treatments with evocative names such as the 'Olive Activator', the 'Almond Delight' or the 'Citrus Siesta'. Their indoor pool, jacuzzi and sauna are perfect for relaxing while, if you want to burn off all those holiday calories, there is a fully equipped gym. It seems like our very own Nicola loved her spa break at La Residencia, and you can take her word for it.
Spa at Isla Mallorca Hotel - Palma
Located near the cathedral in Palma, Isla Mallorca Hotel boasts a generous urban spa perfectly located for a break from all the sightseeing. Over 1000 m2 dedicated to health, beauty and relaxation. Their spa includes a complete hydrotherapy area and thermal circuit with a pool, Finnish sauna, contrast shower, Hammam, ice fountain and essential oils shower, among many other features. Here you can also treat your body to a massage, beauty ritual or make-up and hair removal sessions.
Font i Roig Hotel Spa - Maria de la Salut
The wellness centre at the Font i Roig Hotel is the place to go if you need to revitalise mind and body. Located inside a beautiful 220m2 pavilion built in traditional Mallorca sandstone, they offer a state of the art gym with views of the gardens and the Tramuntana. Relax afterwards at their heated indoor pool, soaking up the warmth on one of the underwater loungers, detox in their Turkish bath and re-energise your muscles under the ice fountain or adventure showers. They also organise morning yoga sessions twice a week.
Santa Clara Boutique Hotel Spa - Palma
Another great option in Palma's old town is the spa located inside the very charming Santa Clara Boutique Hotel. A true haven of peace and tranquillity in the middle of the city, their urban spa is situated in the basement of this 18th-century building, a cosy and welcoming space where you can forget the hustle and bustle of Mallorca's capital. They offer a wide range of massages and beauty treatments to pamper yourself, after which you can relax at the jacuzzi, hot stone beds, sauna and steam shower. Only 5 minutes from Palma's main attractions, this is definitely a detour worth taking.
Son Julia Country House Hotel & Spa
Escape to Mallorca’s beautiful countryside and pamper yourself at the Son Julia Country House Hotel & Spa. Within the historic boutique hotel, we couldn’t imagine a better way to end the day than chilling out within the perfectly formed blonde stone arches where this wellness centre resides. Thanks to the indoor swimming pool, jacuzzi and steam room, along with the extensive menu of massage treatments, it’s a one-stop shop for all your wellbeing needs.
Jumeirah Port Soller Hotel & Spa - Port de Sóller
Built on a clifftop overlooking the fishing village of Port de Soller, the Jumeirah Port Soller Hotel & Spa is certainly a world away from the stresses of modern life. The state of the art Talise Spa occupies a two-storey building within which you will find two hammams, a salt steam bath, an ice fountain, a relaxation room and a large glass fronted sauna facing woodland. But for us, it’s the heated hydromassage pool overlooking the mountains that steals the show. The Talise Spa also offers a new generation of spa treatments using natural ingredients such as citrus, almonds and olive oil. There is a hi-tech gym on site so you can keep in shape.
Carrossa Resort Spa - Arta
Mallorca's newest 5-star luxury hotel, Carrossa Resort boast a chic 1500m2 spa and wellness centre. It features an elegant sauna area, two large pools with wonderful views; a heated indoor pool and an outdoor infinity pool overlooking Alcúdia Bay, as well as an ice fountain and experience showers. Get pampered with one of their signature treatments and wide range of massages after exploring their manicured gardens or before enjoying a gourmet dinner at the Carrossa Restaurant.