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Castillo Hotel Son Vida, a Luxury Collection Hotel

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Carrer Raixa, 2 | Urbanización Son Vida, 07013 Palma de Mallorca, Majorca, Spain
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent a long weekend at the Son Vida in June. Hotel appeared very popular with golfers but we preferred to soak up the sun at the spacious pool. Both the pool and restaurant afford wonderful views of the grounds and the location in the hills of son vida provides Superb views of the bay of Palma and down into the... More

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ODCGM, General Manager at Castillo Hotel Son Vida, a Luxury Collection Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Waltontoffee, thank you for sharing your positive feedback on TripAdvisor following your stay in June with us. Being surrounded by some of Mallorca´s best golf courses the hotel is certainly a dream destination for golfers, but the quiet location just outside of the island´s capital Palma also invites for a relaxing holiday whilst still being ideally placed to explore... More

Poole
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35 reviews 35 reviews
21 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Short review. Second visit. Many thanks to the manager for ensuring our stay was as good as we had hoped. Great room with a fantastic view. And we were not disappointed with the food. We will return. Small changes have improved the food dramatically. Our tapas meal was maxing.

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ODCGM, General Manager at Castillo Hotel Son Vida, a Luxury Collection Hotel, responded to this review

Dear AppleDev, firstly and foremost thank you for giving us another opportunity - and thank you very much for posting your positive feedback on TripAdvisor. I very much hope that this will not be your last stay with us and we look forward to welcoming you again here at the Castillo Hotel Son Vida. Kind regards, Oscar del Campo General... More

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

At Son Vida, you feel special and very welcome. The setting is magnificent, the rooms spacious and very comfortable and the surroundings luxurious. The service is very personal and authentic. Breakfast was great with a very calm and beautiful setting, with its view of the bay of Palma. Palma down-town with its charming small streets and shops is very close... More

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ODCGM, General Manager at Castillo Hotel Son Vida, a Luxury Collection Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Oyvind B, thank you for sharing your positive feedback on TripAdvisor following your recent stay with us here at the Castillo Hotel Son Vida. There is one particular part of your review that I like most - "We will come back" - always the biggest encouragement for all of us. We indeed look foward to welcoming you back soon... More

London, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a last minute booking for a week of relaxation and we weren't disappointed. The hotel has a feeling of old school luxury, plus the setting and views couldn't be better. The pool area is brilliant for both adults and children. The first room we were given was extremely spacious and very nicely furnished. Unfortunately when I went onto... More

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ODCGM, General Manager at Castillo Hotel Son Vida, a Luxury Collection Hotel, responded to this review

Dear AMS-London2014, thank you for posting a review on TripAdvisor following your recent stay with us. I am delighted to see that we were lucky enough to be chosen for your last-minute holiday and that you enjoyed the hotel and particularly the service received. I will certainly be more than happy to share your comment with both Annika and Mariano.... More

london
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13 reviews 13 reviews
13 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were returning guests, having visited a number of times over many years. This hotel remains excellent - quiet and elegant with wonderful views. The positives are many - beautiful breakfast on the terrace with fantastic views across the bay, great rooms which are well appointed, fast wifi even at the pool, first class valet parking service, good housekeeping and... More

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ODCGM, General Manager at Castillo Hotel Son Vida, a Luxury Collection Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Milllon, thank you for taking the time to post a review on TripAdvisor following your recent stay with us. I am delighted to see that you enjoyed your stay, thank you for your continued loyalty to the Castillo Hotel Son Vida. I have taken note of your comments regarding our pool-service and our concierge and will most certainly review... More

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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One our favorite times in Europe was this hotel...worth the price, so special! A breathtaking view compliments afternoon Sangria welcome. My brother and I golfed, enjoyed the greens. The castle feeling is enhanced by the concierge approach of all front desk staff, who helped me with next leg of journey. Go, enjoy!

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ODCGM, General Manager at Castillo Hotel Son Vida, a Luxury Collection Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sara P, thank you for taking the time to share your feedback on TripAdvisor following your recent stay with us. I am glad to hear that we were able to meet your expectations and make your trip worthwhile - hopefully we will be able to do just that again on your next visit to Mallorca. Kind regards, Oscar del... More

Stockholm, Sweden
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for six days in early June and had a marvelous stay. Outstanding service from the friendly and attentive staff who made you feel truly welcome and made sure you were extremely well taken care off. One larger pool, one small and one pool for children (adjacent to a well equiped center for children with toys, games, crayons and... More

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ODCGM, General Manager at Castillo Hotel Son Vida, a Luxury Collection Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Thejammer64, thank you for taking the time to post a review on TripAdvisor following your stay with us in early June of this year. I will be delighted to share your comments with our staff - they do indeed make the difference and go out of their way to try to make every stay as memorable as possible. Thank... More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Perfection. Every detail is taken care of. Excelling staff and service. View and facility itself are breath taking. Very quite environment surrounded by a golf court. Room is serviced 2x per days. Permanent life guard at the various pools. Kids-friendly hotel. No negatives...

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ODCGM, General Manager at Castillo Hotel Son Vida, a Luxury Collection Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Luc C, thank you for taking the time to share your impressions on TripAdvisor following your recent stay with us. We certainly aim for perfection although we know that we will never achieve it, but it is certainly rewarding to see that you perceived our service to be that way - thank you for your encouragement, we will certainly... More

Cheshire
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have visited the lovely island of Mallorca many times, however this was my first visit to this fabulous hotel. We travelled as 2 Families, with 5 children between us, ranging in age from 10 to 14, and we had a really great time. The staff are so friendly and efficient, and nothing is too much trouble for them. The... More

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ODCGM, General Manager at Castillo Hotel Son Vida, a Luxury Collection Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Michelle M, thank you for taking the time to share your feedback on TripAdvisor following your recent stay at the Castillo Hotel Son Vida. I am glad to see that you all had a great time here with us and that you enjoyed both the more relaxing parts of the hotel as well as the golf courses adjacent to... More

London
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76 reviews 76 reviews
21 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First class hotel with first class service. We had a lovely room with views over the garden and down to Palma and the sea beyond. All the staff made us feel very welcome and nothing was to much trouble. We played golf on 4 days and relied on the hotel shuttle to take us to the courses which runs like... More

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ODCGM, General Manager at Castillo Hotel Son Vida, a Luxury Collection Hotel, responded to this review

Dear MPMLondon, thank you for taking the time to post a review on TripAdvisor following your recent stay with us here at the Castillo Hotel Son Vida. I was delighted to see that you both enjoyed your break here on the island - and having also read your reviews of our golf courses I am glad to see that they... More

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Address: Carrer Raixa, 2 | Urbanización Son Vida, 07013 Palma de Mallorca, Majorca, Spain
Location: Spain > Balearic Islands > Majorca > Palma de Mallorca
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Castillo Hotel Son Vida, a Luxury Collection Hotel 5*
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The Castillo Hotel Son Vida is a turreted 13th century building in a characteristic Mallorcan country house style. The hotel is surrounded by Mediterranean gardens and the golf course Son Vida and two other golf courses; Son Muntaner and Son Quint are only two minutes away. It offers magnificent views over the city and the bay of Palma. ... more   less 
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