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Situated on a hillside and surrounded by subtropical gardens and one of Majorca’s finest golf courses is Son Vida’s most renowned estate – Castillo Hotel Son Vida. Having retained its character and grandeur, this former 13th century castle boasts unrivalled panoramic views of the Bay of Palma.
Antiques and works of art adorn the corridors whilst the spacious rooms offer modern comforts, elegant design and stylish furniture to ensure a relaxing stay.
Dining experiences at Castillo Hotel Son Vida are a grand affair. Indulge in an excellent range of Spanish and international dishes at ‘Es Castell’, Majorcan flavours at ‘Es Vi’ and light snacks by the pool at ‘Pool Bar Sa Font’.
Facilities include three swimming pools, a health club, Castillo Beauty Spa and special rates and free transfers to a total of 63 holes at the Arabella Golf Courses (Son Vida, Son Muntaner, Son Quint and Son Quint Executive course).
Some of the facilities and restaurants are seasonal.
This resort has a range of room types to suit your budget and party size.
The Castillo Hotel Son Vida has long stood as a discreet, opulent refuge on the most famous and largest of the Balearic Islands, Mallorca. Each of our elegant guest rooms and suites offer emblematic views, while their refined décor pays homage to the storied surroundings. State-of-the-art technology—including flat screen televisions with satellite channels and CD/DVD players and complimentary Wi-Fi—keeps guests connected. Moreover, our professional staff is on call 24 hours per day to ensure that no detail is overlooked and all requests are attended to. Guests in suites have the additional option of a personal butler for a €100 per day supplementary fee. Further, each cultivated bathroom comes equipped with exclusive bath amenities, plush bathrobes, and slippers. Thoughtful extras like fresh fruit and flowers help make each stay unforgettable.
Recently refurbished, our 26 to 32-square-meter Classic Rooms look out over the hotel’s surrounding emerald gardens. Available either with or without a balcony, these rooms are emblematic and elegant—the work of renowned designer Khuan Chew of the prestigious London firm KCA.
A warm yellow and blue color scheme is bathed in natural light, which enters through a large window. Wrapped in 300-thread-count sheets, the plush bed invites guests to repose. In-room technology is seamlessly integrated into the décor and includes a 26-inch Sony Bravia flat screen television with CD/DVD player and satellite channels. Nearby, a work desk provides the ideal space for accessing complimentary Wi-Fi. Alternatively, relax in the sitting area with a refreshment from the mini bar or a snack from the fruit basket.
The spacious bathroom is a sophisticated creamy marble sanctuary. Along with double sinks, there is a separate bath and shower, and even heated floors. Clean up after a memorable day in the sun with signature Luxury Collection bath amenities, wrapping up afterwards in a plush bathrobe and slippers. A hairdryer and separate phone are also provided.
The authentic decor our 42-square-meter Deluxe Rooms puts guests immediately at ease, as golden walls and linens are complemented by rich, royal burgundy. A large balcony on floors one through three overlooks the flourishing hotel garden, while the large window in eighth floor Deluxe Rooms offers a rare view of the glittering Bay of Palma.
Near the window, a daybed provides the perfect spot for curling up with a drink from the mini bar, while a nearby work desk offers a space to access the room’s complimentary Wi-Fi. Other in-room technology includes a 32-inch Sonia Bravia flat screen television with satellite channels and CD/DVD player. Across the room, a large bed is wrapped in 300-thread-count sheets, which promise a refreshing night’s sleep.
The imperial bathroom is equipped with creamy marble double sinks, heated floors, a separate shower and bath, and signature Luxury Collection bath amenities, providing everything necessary for the ultimate unwind. A plush bathrobe, slippers, hairdryer, and additional telephone are also provided.
Our 41 to 50-square-meter Grand Deluxe Rooms, located on the fourth through seventh floors on the front side of the hotel, look out over the radiant Bay of Palma. Equipped with either a grand French window or balcony, guests wake to the incandescent Mallorcan sunshine inviting them to enjoy an island day. Rooms with balconies offer a small table and chairs—perfect for enjoying a morning cup of coffee or evening refreshment from the mini bar.
Recently refurbished, these generous rooms possess a regal cream, crimson, and gold color palette, which benefits from engaging details like a plush daybed, brocade curtains, dark sophisticated wood furniture, and rich carpets.
Near the window, a work desk supplies a space to stay in touch via complimentary Wi-Fi. Across the room, an inviting bed draped in 300-thread-count sheets calls. Kick off your sandals and enjoy the 32-inch Sony Bravia flat screen television with satellite channels and CD/DVD player.
The stately bathroom is defined by creamy marble double sinks, a separate shower and bath, and heated floor. Enjoy a relaxing soak thanks to signature Luxury Collection bath amenities. Plush bathrobes, slippers, and an additional telephone are provided.
Enjoy a bottle of champagne and chocolate petit fours upon your arrival, indulge in a complimentary massage in the Arabella Spa, and savor a relaxing Afternoon Tea per person per stay—it’s all part of the Grand Deluxe Room Experience.
Our three 56-square-meter Deluxe 2 bedroom Guest Rooms provide characteristic views of the hotel’s abundant garden from spacious balconies. Equipped with a table and chairs, they invite guests to enjoy our lush grounds, even from the comfort of their rooms.
In the master bedrooms, a King-sized bed draped in 300-thead-count sheets guarantees sweet dreams. In-room technology includes two 32-inch Sony Bravia flat screen televisions with satellite channels and CD/DVD players. Complimentary Wi-Fi makes staying in touch a breeze.
Additionally, the two spacious bathrooms are reflective of the suite’s worldly style. Each is equipped with a creamy marble double sink, separate shower, and bathtub. Extra amenities, such as heated floors, exclusive Luxury Collection bath amenities, plush bathrobes, and slippers, guarantee guests are pampered. A hairdryer and additional phone are also provided.
At 69 to 79-square-meters, our Classic Suites provide an emblematic experience that recalls the hotel’s historic grandeur. Soothing cream walls border refined chocolate and caramel carpeting, upholstery, and linens, while smooth dark wood tables add nuance.
Greeting guests as they enter the room is a wide lounge furnished with a daybed, armchair, coffee table, and writing desk. Directly off the lounge are either large windows with a view of the luminous Bay of Palma or a balcony overlooking the hotel’s blossoming garden.
Providing in-room entertainment are two 32-inch Sony Bravia flat screen televisions with satellite channels and CD/DVD players—one in the bedroom and one in the lounge. Complimentary Wi-Fi is also provided.
In the bedroom an inviting bed draped in 300-thread-count sheets beckons. Suites with a garden view offer the exceptional experience of tower bedrooms. Please note that while Classic Suites may be connected to Deluxe Rooms, rollaway beds are not allowed.
Finally, in the spacious bathroom, guests will find everything they need to relax and rejuvenate. Along with creamy marble dual sinks, there is a separate shower and bath. Additional bathroom amenities include: floor heating, plush bathrobes, slippers, and exclusive Luxury Collection bath amenities for extra pampering. A hairdryer is also provided.
The hotel’s discreet, timeless décor greets guests as they enter our ample 100-square-meter Deluxe Suites. Natural light spills into the room through French doors, beckoning guests out to an impressive, expansive balcony with an iconic view of the sapphire Bay of Palma.
Inside, the spacious bedroom is furnished with a bed swathed in 300-thread-count sheets. A 32-inch Sony Bravia flat screen television is provided in the bedroom and next door in the living room. Both are equipped with satellite channels and CD/DVD players. Additional in-room technology includes complimentary Wi-Fi, which can be accessed from anywhere in the room.
A personal kitchen gives guests the option of preparing a snack or refreshment in-room or heading down to one of our on-site dining establishments. A walk-in closet provides plenty of luggage storage space.
The bathroom is a sanctuary of creamy marble, with dual sinks, a separate shower and bath, and exclusive Luxury Collection bath amenities. Stay cozy after a relaxing bath courtesy of heated bathroom floors, plush bathrobes, and slippers.
Guests of our 100-square-meter LOEWE suite benefit from Castillo Hotel Son Vida’s gracious service even before they arrive, as the hotel’s Rolls-Royce—complete with chauffer—awaits them at the airport.
The engaging experience continues as they enter their singular modern suite; there is no other like it in the world. Guests will marvel at the dark wood and glass, which mingle with natural Travertino and Calatorao stone and sumptuous LOEWE leather, creating a contemporary, artistic ambiance. Moreover, the open plan ensures that there is plenty of space for living, sleeping, and lounging.
The sitting area houses two armchairs and a sofa perfect for relaxing and enjoying a drink from the mini bar or watching a movie on the 32-inch Sony Bravia flat screen television with satellite channels and CD/DVD player.
For a memorable in-room meal—which can be ordered via our In-Room Dining service—there is a two-person dining area. Across the room, the bedroom houses an inviting King-sized bed that, wrapped in 300-thread-count sheets, guarantees a dreamy night’s sleep.
Even the bathroom is integrated into the open-plan design, so that the Jacuzzi and steam bath are fundamental to the room’s ensemble. Indulge in exclusive Agua de Loewe bath amenities before wrapping up in a plush bathrobe and slippers. A hairdryer is also provided.
The custom crimson and cream décor of our 132-square-meter Royal Suite instantly endows it with an aristocratic air, which is complemented by dark wood furnishings. In the living room a plush sofa invites guests to sit back and enjoy the 32-inch Sonia Bravia flat screen television with satellite channels and CD/DVD player.
Meanwhile, another flat screen television in the large bedroom provides in-room entertainment. An expansive work desk is the perfect place for keeping in touch with loved ones via complimentary Wi-Fi, and a walk-in closet gives guests extra storage space and makes unpacking easy.
Corresponding and contrasting carpet and upholstery fuse with distinguished artwork to give the suite an overall synthesis. This harmony is exemplified by the King-sized bed, which is wrapped in 300-thread-count sheets and then draped in striped crimson silk and adorned with tactile scarlet pillows. French doors leading out to the large terrace offer an unobstructed view of the island and allow guests to wake up to the energizing Mallorcan sun.
Step out onto the 33-square-meter terrace for a morning coffee on the sun loungers. Take in the panoramic view of the Bay of Palma and the three surrounding golf courses while anticipating the day’s adventures.
Refresh in the evening in the ample bathroom, comprising creamy marble double sinks, a separate shower and bath, and heated floors. Exclusive Hermès bath amenities are on-hand for pampering, and plush bathrobes, slippers, and hairdryer are also provided.
The unique 300-square-meter Villa Suite is located near the sixth hole of the neighboring Son Vida Golf Course. Its two floors—decorated in the hotel’s signature style—house four bedrooms, each with its own bathroom stocked with a welcome beauty kit, exclusive Hermès bath amenities, bathrobes, and slippers. Specifically, there is a 50-square-meter Master Suite and two of the bedrooms can be connected. All bedrooms have a flat screen television and all beds are wrapped in 300-thread-count sheets, ensuring a truly comfortable night’s sleep.
The expansive living room is populated with inviting couches and a 32-inch Sony Bravia flat screen television equipped with satellite channels and a CD/DVD player. The adjoining dining room has a table that can seat up to 12 guests for an impressive private meal. The adjacent spacious kitchen has a walk-in refrigerator, which holds a selection of the best Spanish cold cuts. For guests’ convenience, the kitchen is also supplied with a variety of coffees. Nearby, a private office provides the ideal place to keep in touch via complimentary Wi-Fi.
Distinctive to the villa is a private wellness area, comprising a sauna and steam bath. A private pool with Jacuzzi, meanwhile, is located on the front grounds. There is also a 50-square-meter terrace with garden view, the perfect spot for a private barbecue prepared by a personal chef. Alternatively, villa guests are invited to discover the “Menú de Degustación” at our gourmet Es Vi restaurant.
Guests of the Villa Suite are also privy to a number of additional amenities, including a state-of-the art security system and Rolls Royce airport transfer for up to three guests. Please note that the villa can be reached through either a private, direct entrance or the hotel’s main structure. Furthermore, a private access guides guests to an exclusive parking area that can house up to three limousines.
Find out what makes this resort special. Here are some of our personal highlights.
In addition to the indoor pool, there is a whirlpool, sauna, steam bath, ice fountain, and solarium—everything needed for complete relaxation.
Castillo Hotel Son Vida’s stunning grounds and historical, aristocratic ambience provide an incomparable setting for memorable events. For weddings, a personal banquet coordinator will ensure the perfect day. For meetings, we are pleased to present six conference rooms, all equipped with the latest technology.
Set against the beautiful island scenery, the championship Son Vida Golf Course and Executive Course Son Quint surround the hotel while the Son Muntaner and Son Quint courses are just two minutes away.
Designed by internationally acclaimed course architects, the rolling greens have been skillfully blended into the magnificent natural landscape: award-winning examples of the conscientious treatment of nature and the environment. Moreover, each course is designed to cater to players of all levels, from novices to pros. Guests looking to improve their game are invited to schedule lessons at the Golf Academy, hone their skills on the course putting greens, or hit a few balls at the Son Muntaner driving range. Additionally, each of the courses offers a fully stocked Pro shop.
All of our pampering spa treatments are done with exclusive holistic, customizable products from Anne Semonin and Ligne St. Barth, a line of natural products from the small Caribbean paradise of St. Barthélemy Island. To take full advantage of our services, schedule several day treatments. The result is profound and long-lasting effects.
We are also happy to tailor treatments to guests’ individual needs. For complete rejuvenation, select a thalassic application method like Reflexology or aromatherapy. Alternatively, our massage programs, including lymphatic drainage, Indian scalp massage, and Swedish massage ensure profound relaxation while Ayvurvedic treatments offer a holistic approach. The beauty center, meanwhile, offers a wide range of facial and body harmony treatments, and our on-site hairdresser provides the final polishing touches.
In our comprehensive Fitness Center, there is a machine for every muscle group. In addition to diverse Life Fitness machines, free weights, and the latest fitness accessories, we provide cardio machines like treadmills, elliptical trainers, and stationary bicycles.
Guests looking for assistance or personalized programs can schedule an individual training session or fitness lesson, during which one of our professionals will adapt a program to specific needs and goals. An additional charge will apply.
Our indoor pool provides the perfect end to a workout, and the whirlpool, sauna, steam bath, and solarium offer additional relaxation and recovery options. Plush bathrobes and towels are provided.
The bride and groom have their choice of our terraces and function rooms, all of which can be set up with: a priest table with flowers, stage, red carpet, and covered white chairs. In addition to arranging flowers, music, cake, a photographer, limousine service, and bus service, we are happy to provide a wide selection of customizable menus and specialties.
To thank the newlyweds for choosing Castillo Hotel Son Vida as the setting for their wedding, we are happy to present the bride and groom (for weddings of 50 plus) with the following complimentary amenities:
• One night in a Luxury Suite with breakfast, either in the restaurant or in-room
• A personalized present for the newlyweds
• A one-hour treatment in our beauty spa for each
• Menu tasting for six in our Es Castell restaurant
• Printed menus and name cards
• A table set-up plan
• Parking for guests (contingent upon facility capacity and availability)
As its name indicates, Bar Armas houses a collection of famous weapons. These rare pieces from époques past were discovered in the castle in the 1950s, when it was being converted from a private residence into a hotel.
Wood-paneled walls and original paintings provide the perfect backdrop to the masterpieces. Moreover, the regal crimson carpeting, a piano, intimate leather bar stools, and plush sofas warm the room, which is lit by elegant chandeliers. Step outside onto the grand terrace and be greeted by an expansive view of the city of Palma.
Our extensive cocktail list offers the perfect afternoon refreshment. Small appetizers are served throughout the evening, and sushi or oysters are available upon request.
Enjoy an unforgettable meal while taking a visual tour of Palma. Beyond the remarkable vista, our refined Es Castell restaurant offers an abundant buffet for breakfast and inventive Spanish and international dishes for lunch and dinner.
Providing the intimate feel of a sophisticated bodega, our Es Vi restaurant encapsulates the ideal wine tasting experience. Choose from over 400 wines that are perfectly paired with Chef Catalina Pieras’ innovative new Mallorcan cuisine.
George Sand Lounge
Named for the famous writer George Sand, our George Sand Lounge indulges whisky experts with the island’s best offerings.
Sa Font Pool Bar & Restaurant
Serving quenching fruit juices, refreshing soft drinks, and delicious snacks, the Sa Font Pool Bar offers the perfect mid-day pick-me-up.
Pay homage to the hotel’s aristocratic history with an afternoon tea at Salón Real. In addition to savoring indulgent tea and chocolate caliente, an island specialty, guests will revel in the comfortable, graceful surroundings.
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