Son Mas is a small rural hotel at the heart of an ancient family estate of 50 acres, some 5 km from Porto Cristo. The 17th century buildings have been completely restored and provide modern comforts in a charmingly rural atmosphere. Of special note is the watch-tower which is a listed historic building. All around the hotel, the landscape has hardly changed in centuries, with almond, olive, orange and carob trees in abundance.
The 16 spacious rooms all have a little lounge and a terrace or balcony, each room featuring an elegant mix of antique and modern furniture in its design. They all provide a safe, mini-bar, satellite TV, telephone, internet connection, air-conditioning, and just about anything else you might expect. All the rooms have an individual style in keeping with their traditional character. There is even the chance to sleep in the 17th century watch-tower.
Outside in the spacious garden is a large swimming pool, while there is another pool indoors, along with a jacuzzi, sauna and the possibility of a relaxing massage. Inside it is reminiscent of a premier health club. There is, of course, a restaurant and various lounges for winding-down after dinner.
So close to the coast, yet set back in the unspoilt countryside, Son Mas offers its guests a wide variety of activity. The villages and calas range from lively to almost deserted, so there is always somewhere to suit everyone's taste. And inland there is sightseeing for walkers, cyclists and motorists.
For disabled guests, there are wheelchair ramps and one specially adapted room. With most things on the level, this is an especially suitable hotel for those who are less nimble.
It's hard to decide what makes Son Mas so special. Is it the buildings and grounds and facilities? Or is it the location; so close to all the amenities of the coast and beaches, yet tucked back in the countryside away from the hustle-and-bustle? We'll leave you to decide.
A Word from the Owner
Here in our old family property, I was able to make my dreams, as an architect, come true - with design and materials and a purity of decoration - creating an atmosphere to relax.
Approximately 50m2 (165 sq. ft) of space, including a large and well-equipped bathroom (9m2/30 sq ft), spacious private terrace, air conditioning, minibar, safe, satellite TV, and high-speed Internet.
A buffet breakfast gives a good start to the day, while dinner is choice Mediterranean cuisine prepared for the most part with ingredients grown on the finca.
Beach (3.5km), golf (15km), cycling, walking, hiking, tennis (3.5km), boat trips, boat charter, diving.
Places to visit:
The beaches at Cala Anguila, Cala Mandía and Cala Romantica are recommended.
For a quiet unspoilt beach, try Cala Varques.
Vall d'Or, Costa de los Piños and Pula golf courses are all about 15km away.
Capdepera and Canyamel golf courses are about 25km away.
Caves of Drach.
Anywhere on the island is not far if you have a car.
Reviews from Little Hotels Travellers:
|Just back from Mallorca having had a wonderful stay at the Hotel Son Mas & back to reality. Our holiday was truly wonderful, great hotel, superb location, peaceful, great facilities & hotel staff who couldn?t do enough for us. I can?t say any more, exceptional.|
Here's What Some People Have Written On Other Review Sites or in the Guestbook:
|What can we say apart from perfection! The hotel was everything we wanted and more. The location was beautifully rural yet very convenient. The hotel and decor was stunning. The pool was a haven of tranquility. The staff couldn't have been more helpful if they tried. We cannot thank you enough for organising such a wonderful place for our holiday. J.H.|
|The hotel is even nicer than on the website.|
|It was excellent, really wonderful. Had such a relaxing time....Place is amazing, very tastefully decorated and comfortable. Excellent food and lovely staff. I felt very good value for the high quality too.I would fully recommend the place for retreats and am hoping we will be going back sometime soon!... reminding me of it as now I want to go back!!!! J. F.|
Guest Rating: 9.2 / 10
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|Hotel Closed||1 Jan - 28 Feb 2018, 1 Nov - 31 Dec 2018|
Full breakfast included
|Balearics Eco-tax||From 1 July 2016 there will be a tax between 0.25 and 2.00 euros per adult per day, depending on the season and the type of hotel. A typical figure will be about 1 euro per day.|
|Dinner||Adults: €42 per person
Children 2-12: €21 per child
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If you cancel a confirmed reservation 2 days or less before your proposed arrival, a cancellation charge equivalent to the cost of one night per room booked may be charged to your credit card. Otherwise, there is no charge for cancellations, provided they are for genuine unavoidable reasons and the room/s can be re-booked. Please advise the need to cancel in writing (fax or e-mail) and as early as possible.
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In the hotel
- 24 hr bar service
- Restaurant (breakfast & dinner)
- Several lounges
- Swimming pool (seasonal)
- Indoor pool
- Free use of bikes
In your room
- Internet connection
- Satellite TV
- Air conditioning
- En‑suite bathroom
- Hair dryer