Hotel Review: Bon Sol, Mallorca

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Bon Sol is a many surprising skill comprising a hotel and a set of villas that cascade down a sprouting bank into a small inlet in a upscale area of Illetas. You can see their whitewashed walls peeking out between a hunger trees along a skirmish into Palma Bay.

Bon Sol hotel in Mallorca cascades into a bay

Bon Sol started life in a 1950s. A bit of report is that Errol Flynn was a initial lager lummox to stay there who trashed his room in 1953. Nevertheless a Xamena family who still possess and run it currently welcomed him back. They have invariably stretched their skill reaching some 130 bedrooms and villas creation this a really expanded resort, nonetheless somehow the family sojourn hands-on. At any time we could strike into Martin or his mother Loraine or their son Alxhandra, who always stop to pass a time of day.

You can see them dining with their guest and chatting as if aged friends. It feels as yet we are staying in their rather vast family home.

on Sol Lounge with armour
Lounge with armour

Décor in some of a community tools is not so much old-fashioned, some-more verging on medieval. Red carpeted staircases heading to several lounges and cosy corners, suits of armour station to courtesy over antique furniture, moist colours, paintings and porcelains acquired as they trafficked a world. These are a kind of things that we competence find in any palace value a salt.

Who for

Bon Sol seems to attract a over 40’s – couples and maybe extended families celebrating a special anniversary or birthday. However there is a kids bar and interconnecting bedrooms ideal for families too.


Bon Sol hotel cascades into a bayThere are 90 hotel bedrooms and 50 villas by a pool area. There are some mill stairs to tackle that lead to a grill and a bay.

Villa accommodation during Bon Sol hotel, Mallorca
Villa accommodation

All are splendid and ethereal and a colour intrigue tends to follow a easy-to-live in pinkish and beige thesis and Mallorcan furniture. All bedrooms have a patio and mostly a sea perspective too.


There’s copiousness to keep we assigned during Bon Sol including anticipating your approach around given comforts are found on opposite levels (remember a hotel is built on a precipice side).

Bon Sol aptness room
Fitness room

However once orientated we will find a integrate of swimming pools (one heated), dual tennis courts, squash, crazy golf, list tennis, pool , volleyball, petanque, aptness room, saunas, spa, turkish bath, thalasso and physiotherpay. In a mornings there’s a yoga category in ambient candle illuminated vicinity and in a dusk there’s dancing to easy listening song by a bar.

Food and drink

There are 3 restaurants. One is on a sea corner that offers a pleasant al fresco smorgasboard character or a la grant dining knowledge with a sea perspective backdrop.

Fine dining is accessible during Las Antorchas. This is a grave event with live song many nights and one that we would dress for, and where a taste follows a Gothic character seen in other areas. Expect Spanish dishes such as Frito Malloquin – a plate done with offal (mostly liver), potatoes, peas, a small red peppers and chilli pepper, whole garlic cloves and fennel. There are copiousness of veggie options.

Bon Sol bar and dance floor
Bon Sol bar and dance floor

There’s a vast bar area that serves snacks and nibbles. It comprises dual tools – a flowery uncovered patio and a room of dim timber and burgundy chairs. By day it’s a good chill-out section though during sundown it morphs into a dance building with dimmed lighting and a rhythms of live singers churning out easy-listening music.

Wi Fi available?

Yes, a giveaway via a property.

Value for money

Rooms from £240 a night including breakfast in a summer months. You get a lot of crash for your sire and indeed a liberality is exceptional.

What’s nearby

Within 5 mins travel there are several bars and restaurants and 3 sandy beaches. This is a coastal area and it’s fun to try a marinas and resorts along a stretch. Just outward a hotel is a train stop and a train takes we into city (Palma) around 5 miles or 8 km away.

Make certain we also read: Things to do and revisit in Mallorca, Spain

Getting there

The nearest airfield is Palma de Mallorca and is good served by a innumerable of airlines.

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