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2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Sant Jaume, 3, 07012 Palma de Mallorca, Majorca, Spain
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Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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54 reviews 54 reviews
7 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We return to The Hotel Born whenever we spend a few days in Palma. Despite the lack of a lift and "our" room being on the fourth floor, it is worth the climb (even with protesting knees). The view may not be magnificent but it is interesting (backs of old buildings). The hotel has a lovely atmosphere and, with a... More

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London
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31 reviews 31 reviews
21 hotel reviews
130 helpful votes 130 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you don't like stairs for whatever reason, this hotel is not for you. If you like real character and history - it is. We have stayed at some of the best hotels anywhere - but whilst this is in no way a luxury hotel, it really is a gem of a base to visit Palma. No frills, but in... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

We had a great time at the hotel, staying in a huge room with two big windows, spacious bathroom and sitting room. It's location is perfect to visit the city and also go shopping. There is a bus stop nearby and all kinds of restaurants, cafes, shops, around the corner. We were leaving early in the morning to catch our... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

Had a great weekend in late December at the hotel born, central location no bar but when your in the centre of palma there really wasn't the need, plus you could order drinks and coffee from reception, prices extremely reasonable, friendly staff, fabulous breakfast and wonderful character of this former merchant house, we will definitely staying here again on our... More

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Southport, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2013

Being regular visitors to Palma we had often looked to stay at the Born due to the old age charm of the Hotel and the Central location , having 'wandered in' to catch a glimpse one time. For our latest trip we did indeed stay at the Born , and will definitely stay again. Yes there are no lifts and... More

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21 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

My friends stay here most years for a week, but will not do a Tripadvisor report, as he doesn't want to advertise its existence. We stayed for a week in October and had a really good room. alas, on thee 3rd floor. NO LIFT. I would certainly stay again, but only if I had a fist floor room, Ignore the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

In the heart of town. Wonderful room on first floor overlooking courtyard . Very typical and romantic. Some good places to eat and drink straight down n turn right on alpuntadores. Also El Corte is just down the road on right T

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Arizona
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58 reviews 58 reviews
31 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

This is a beautiful property located in the middle of historic Palma and walking distance to major sights. The location alone makes up for the worn hallway carpets, plastic plant décor and lack of elevators and other amenities. We had a third floor room with a nice courtyard view. The window shutters are designed to not close completely and we... More

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London UK
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43 reviews 43 reviews
15 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

I recently spent the weekend at the Born Hotel, having a little Autumn break with a female friend. The hotel is an old merchant's palace and reception is situated in the rather grand entrance hall, whilst there are lots of tables and chairs in the interior courtyard for having breakfast and sitting in the sun. Our bedroom was on the... More

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

Beautiful old palace hotel with a great location in the center of the old town. There was no elevator, but to us it was not a problem. We loved the buffet breakfast, and the ambiance of the interior patio. Located in a quiet street. We would definitely stay in this hotel in a future trip to Palma, and would recommend... More

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Also Known As:
Hotel Born Palma
Born Hotel Palma De Mallorca
Hotel Born Palma De Mallorca, Majorca
Address: Sant Jaume, 3, 07012 Palma de Mallorca, Majorca, Spain
Location: Spain > Balearic Islands > Majorca > Palma de Mallorca
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Suites
Hotel Style:
#20 Romantic Hotel in Palma de Mallorca
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Born 2*
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