Ideally situated, close to the beautiful Cathedral of Palma de Mallorca. The vibrant old town as the area is called, dates back to before the Romans. The front steps of Es Princep are the fortified, newly restored city walls. The hotel is just inside the walls looking onto a large swath of green Parc de la Mar. This separates the city and the Paseo Marítimo, with unobstructed views of the sea. The lovely narrow winding cobblestone streets behind the hotel have not changed much over the centuries, connecting plazas and churches.
Es Princep is a luxury 5-star hotel with all the amenities one would expect of a hotel affiliated with the Leading Hotels of the World. The motto here is “whatever you want, whenever you want it. So if you have a craving or desire, ask the super friendly concierge, and they will do their best to accommodate you.
There are two featured restaurants and a high-end cocktail bar, as well as a rooftop pool and lounge area. The Coco spa features treatment rooms where you can book therapeutic massages, a sauna, a jacuzzi, and an 18-meter pool.
Rooms & suites
The concept “the luxury of simple things” is a very Spanish one. And the hotel has borrowed from it. Also the interior decor of the rooms and the attention to detail throughout the hotel reflect this ethos with an urbane aesthetic. There are several categories of rooms such as premium suite and premium suite with sea view. So it is best to specify when booking.
The 68 luxuriously elegant rooms are blissfully light, boasting unforgettable views. The soulful use of stone, wood and leather pay homage to traditional Mallorcan country fincas. While plush white robes, sink-in furniture and high-thread count linen are just a few of the small touchesthat will add warmth and coziness to your stay.
Bar,Restaurant & Pool
Es Princep’s a casual dining restaurant; Mura serves bistro-style meals from in the early morning to late night snacks and champagne in the evening!
The fine dining restaurant, Bala Roja Feast on the island’s local flavors, with traditional meals infused with a contemporary twist in Bala Roja: a top restaurant and latest addition to Palma’s gourmet scene. Add in a rooftop terrace with infinity pool and a luxurious spa and you have the ultimate urban retreat.
The Area of Es Princep
Palma’s answer to Venice Beach, the hipster area of Portitxol is a brisk walk or short bicycle ride from the hotel. Getting lost in the narrow streets behind the hotel of the Old Town, you will find bustling cafes and wine bars. The gothic La Seu Cathedral and the Arab baths will give you a feeling for the historic city. There is world class shopping on the Borne and Avenida Jaume III if you have forgotten anything.
If you are travelling to Palma for business or pleasure, the location of Es Princep is easy and accessible by foot or car. The neighbourhood is one the city’s most picturesque, often compared to Venice or Naples. For archaeology and art enthusiasts, there are wonderful sights and Es Baluard Museum within walking distance. Palma has an established culinary scen e with everything from casual tapas bars to Michelin star restaurants, close. There are rental bikes in the neighbourhood, an ideal way to get around like a local and see the city sights.
Watch the sunset behind the peaks of the Serra de Tramuntana, to jump from the rocks into the sea on a hot summer’s day, or to enjoy a gentle breeze on a terrace. Es Príncep effortlessly brings these little jewels of life to guests, inspiring with sweeping views of city and sea from above the fortified walls of Baluard Es Príncep.
Hotel Es Princip
Carrer de Bala Roja, 1
Illes Balears, Spain
Tel: + 34 971 72 00 00