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The 5 Best Hotels in Barcelona's Gothic Quarter

One of Barcelona's most historic and picturesque neighborhoods is the Gothic Quarter. Aptly named, it features medieval architecture and sites like the Barcelona Cathedral, Santa Anna Church, Bishop's Bridge, and the Basílica de Santa Maria del Pi. Staying here means you'll be in the heart of the city's history and within walking distance to unlimited sites, parks, eateries, and tapas bars.

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The 6 Best Family-Friendly Boutique Hotels in Madrid

Madrid is an excellent city for family trips, with so many activities that kids will love, such as rowing boats in Retiro Park, exploring the royal palace, and eating churros at Chocolatería San Ginés. At the end of the day, you'll find several hotels that support families with amenities like pools, restaurants with kid-friendly grub, and spacious rooms (some with bunk beds).

Barcelona from above
The 8 Best Boutique Hotels in Barcelona

Barcelona's hotels are as varied as the city's many attractions, whether you see it as the city of Gaudí and Picasso or a foodie haven. Choose a place to stay that reflects your favorite aspect of the city's scene with one of our top picks for the best boutique hotels in Barcelona, whether in hip El Born or the grandiose Eixample neighborhoods.

Hotels with Alhambra views in Granada (Photo courtesy of Palacio de Santa Ines)
The 7 Best Hotels with Alhambra Views in Granada

A trip to Granada allows you to explore the city's most famous site, the Alhambra Palace. To truly appreciate this architectural and historical gem, opt for accommodation overlooking the Alhambra. Our picks offer vistas of the palace from common areas like lounges and rooftop terraces or even from your own room.

Stay in Pestana Plaza Mayor for a stay right on Plaza Mayor
The 6 Best Boutique Hotels in Madrid

Choosing a boutique hotel is an excellent way to experience hints of Madrid's glamorous past. Many of these properties channel the city's history, offer that personal feel, and provide amenities like trendy cocktail bars, cozy fireside lounges, and stylish eateries, plus excellent locations in the city center.

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The 7 Best Boutique Hotels in Granada

Whether you want to stay right on the city's main boulevard, in the historic Albaicín neighborhood, or literally in the Alhambra, you'll find boutique options that cater to a range of budgets. On top of location, the best boutique hotels in Granada offer amenities like outdoor courtyards, on-site eateries, and Alhambra views.

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The 4 Best Boutique Hotels in San Sebastián

San Sebastián distinguishes itself as a foodie destination and coastal locale. The city's hotels match this identity, with a variety of hip downtown hotels, seaside retreats, restored 19th-century villas, and contemporary lodgings with unique architecture.

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The 7 Best Boutique Hotels in Seville

By staying in boutique lodgings, you'll get a more personalized stay while enjoying amenities like onsite eateries, outdoor pools, and rooftop terraces. Some of the best boutique hotels in Seville offer all the perks right in the city center, so you can stay within walking distance of all the main sites.

Stay in a lighthouse at the 'end of the world'
Map of Beyond Hotels: 6 Unique Places to Stay in Spain
Beyond Hotels: 6 Unique Places to Stay in Spain

From palaces to Picasso, Spain has character to spare—and the lodgings to prove it. Rather than staying in a traditional hotel, explore the range of the country's culture and history with a different kind of stay. Whether you opt for an eco-friendly treehouse, island dome, palatial visit within the walls of the Alhambra, or a cutting-edge glass art stay, these lodgings will add an extra element to your trip.

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The 7 Best Boutique Hotels in Córdoba

Despite being a small city, Córdoba's Old Town has four UNESCO World Heritage Sites—one being the historic core itself. You'll find some of the best boutique hotels in Córdoba right next to (or within) these monuments, including the Mezquita-Catedral and its surroundings.

Mid-range rooftop pools in Málaga (Photo courtesy of Molina Lario Hotel)
The 4 Best Mid-Range Hotels with Pools in Málaga

A pool is a necessity in Málaga, as an afternoon dip is a perfect reprieve in this Andalusian city. Some of the best mid-range hotels with pools offer this perk on lively rooftops or surrounded by palm trees and incredible views.

Best boutique hotels in Ronda
The 6 Best Boutique Hotels in Ronda

The best boutique hotels in Ronda make your stay truly memorable with perks like outdoor pools, spas, restaurants, and incredible views. Some of our top picks sit right on city cliffs, with many offering views of Puente Nuevo, El Tajo Gorge, the surrounding valleys, or even sites like the famous bullring.

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The Best Boutique Hotels on the Costa Brava

Catch some sun and seafood on the Costa Brava at these hotels, with lodging options atop cliffs, alongside crystalline coves, or in countryside vineyards. From these views, it's easy to see why this region of northern Catalonia has been drawing vacationers and artists to its picturesque shores for decades.

Historic hotels in Seville (Photo courtesy of Hotel Alfonso XIII)
The 8 Best Historic Hotels in Seville

Seville has a fascinating history, and you can bring its past right into your accommodation. The best historic hotels in Seville make their homes in buildings from the 16th to 20th centuries, allowing you to sleep in old palaces with unique elements paying homage to the city's heritage.

Hotels with views in Ronda (Photo courtesy of Hotel Catalonia Reina Victoria Wellness & Spa)
The 5 Best Hotels with Views in Ronda

Views of the city's bridges, El Tajo Gorge, and surrounding valley are Ronda's biggest appeals. You can enjoy those iconic views day and night with our picks for the best hotels with views in Ronda, which include properties that fit a range of budgets.

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The 7 Best Mid-Range Boutique Hotels in Barcelona

When choosing a hotel in Barcelona, you'll find plenty of mid-range options that fit various budgets while still offering boutique perks, like historical elements, cozy lounges, and outdoor terraces. Whether traveling with your partner or bringing the whole family, some of the best mid-range boutique hotels in Barcelona provide amenities that suit any traveler.

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The 6 Best Family-Friendly Hotels in Barcelona

Barcelona is an ideal location when traveling with kids. The city never seems to get old for families, with gondolas and funiculars, large sweeping parks packed with entertainment, and beaches right in the city. But when traveling with the little ones in tow, it helps to choose a family-friendly hotel in Barcelona, too, of which there are plenty of options.

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The Best Boutique Hotels in Mallorca

On a shorter visit to the Balearic island of Mallorca, basing yourself in the main city of Palma puts you in the center of the action, while travelers who have a few more days to spend may want to head out to a countryside retreat to get away from it all. No matter what lodging you choose, all of these hotels have a story to share.

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The 4 Best Luxury Rooftop Hotels in Barcelona

A beautiful rooftop terrace with cool amenities and incredible city views is the icing on the cake for luxury hotels. These elegant properties provide a range of perks from top to bottom, and relaxing on a rooftop terrace is the perfect way to end a busy day exploring Barcelona. Luckily, many luxury hotels in Barcelona have them, and all of our top picks are in the scenic Gothic Quarter, which only adds to the experience.

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The 3 Best Luxury Family-Friendly Hotels in Barcelona

When traveling with family—especially with young kiddos in tow—you might want accommodation with larger rooms, bunk beds, a swimming pool, kid-friendly restaurants, and entertaining attractions within walking distance. Sometimes, luxury hotels are the way to go because they offer many amenities that appeal to kids and adults alike. Plus, the cushy feel and elegant vibe don't hurt!

Mid-range boutique hotels in Madrid (Photo courtesy of Only You Boutique Hotel)
The 6 Best Mid-Range Boutique Hotels in Madrid

Boutique hotels offer that slightly elevated atmosphere that feels personal, cozy, and historical at the same time, but you don't need to spend a lot to enjoy this type of stay. Some of the best mid-range boutique hotels in Madrid offer similar amenities to those in the luxury range, plus they're centrally located, making it easy to explore the city on foot.

Best hotels need the beach in Málaga (Photo courtesy of Hotel Gran Hotel Miramar)
The 6 Best Hotels near the Beach in Málaga

A trip to Andalusia can easily turn into a beach-hopping adventure, as even the big cities like Málaga have numerous stretches of sand. The best hotels near the beach in Málaga make it a little easier to enjoy the sun and surf throughout your stay.

Rooftop hotels in Madrid (Photo courtesy of Hotel Vincci The Mint)
4 Best Rooftop Hotels in Madrid

With an impressive skyline mixing old and new, a rooftop terrace in Madrid allows you to view the city's history from above. Some of the best rooftop hotels in Madrid offer those incredible views with a few other perks, such as bars, lounges, sundecks, events, and even swimming pools.

Luxury family-friendly hotels in Madrid (Photo courtesy of URSO Hotel & Spa)
Boutique Hotels: The 3 Best Luxury Family-Friendly Options in Madrid

Some of the best luxury family-friendly hotels in Madrid offer those necessary perks that make it a little easier to travel with your brood. With these amenities, you can explore the city, then return to your comfy hotel for plenty of entertainment, like splashing around in the pool, eating conveniently at onsite restaurants, and hanging out on a rooftop terrace.

View of the Puppy statue and Gran Hotel Domine. Photo courtesy of Gran Hotel Domine
The Best Hotels in Bilbao

One of this Basque city's most sought-after hotel amenities is a view of the impressive Guggenheim Museum. Take in its dramatic twisting steel exterior and everything else Bilbao has to offer at one of these equally architecturally interesting spots.

Family-friendly hotels in Granada (Photo courtesy of Hotel Alhambra Palace)
The 7 Best Family-Friendly Hotels in Granada

As a city filled with history, Granada is an excellent destination for a family trip. Adults and kids alike love exploring the streets of the Albaicín, walking the grounds of the Alhambra, and discovering the city's unique history. On top of excellent locations, the best family-friendly hotels in Granada offer perks that kids love, such as extravagant breakfast buffets, spacious rooms, onsite restaurants, and rooftop terraces.

Luxury boutique hotels in Madrid (Photo courtesy of Gran Hotel Inglés)
The 5 Best Luxury Boutique Hotels in Madrid

You'll find much of Madrid's glamorous past in its luxury boutique hotels, many set on or near the city's famous boulevard, Gran Vía. Besides excellent locations, some of the best luxury boutique hotels in Madrid offer unique perks like rooftop terraces and in-house spas, so you get both a personalized and elegant experience.

Rooftop hotels in Barcelona (Photo courtesy of H10 Madison)
The 7 Best Rooftop Hotels in Barcelona

With excellent weather and one of the most beautiful historical centers in Europe, Barcelona has a reputation for incredible rooftop terraces, with many sitting atop the city's hotels. These rooftops can offer numerous perks, such as sun decks, outdoor pools, bars, eateries, live music, and views. While staying in the city, why not combine your hotel with a hip rooftop?

Best boutique hotels in Málaga (Photo courtesy of Only YOU Hotel Málaga)
The 7 Best Boutique Hotels in Málaga

The best boutique hotels in Málaga offer a more personalized experience while providing convenient, fun, and unique perks. Our picks fit a range of budgets, but all are centrally located, and most have amenities like rooftop terraces, swimming pools, and onsite eateries.

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6 Best Historical Hotels in Madrid

Madrid is a city full of fascinating history, and many hotels maintain glimpses of its past. What makes the best historical hotels in Madrid so great is the location in the city's core, meaning you'll be within walking distance of nearly all the historical sites, like Plaza Mayor, Gran Vía, Puerta del Sol, and the charming Literary Quarter with its traditional taverns.

Hotels near Plaza Mayor in Madrid (Photo courtesy of Pestana Plaza Mayor Madrid)
The 5 Best Hotels Near Plaza Mayor in Madrid

One of the best places to stay in Madrid is near the city's historic and central Plaza Mayor. There are many perks to the area around this 16th-century square, including beautiful architecture, plenty of shops and eateries, and regular events and activities. You'll be within walking distance to nearly all the main city sites and find plenty of accommodation options that fit any budget.

Luxury boutique hotels in Barcelona (Photo courtesy of Hotel Neri Relais & Chateaux‎)
The 5 Best Luxury Boutique Hotels in Barcelona

Barcelona oozes elegance and charm, especially when it comes to its luxury boutique hotels. One of the best ways to elevate your trip to Catalunya's capital is to stay in an elegant yet small accommodation with unique perks like rooftop terraces, gourmet restaurants, and historical features. In Barcelona, you'll find several luxury boutique hotels to make your experience a grand and personal one.

Hotels with pools in Ronda (Photo courtesy of Hotel Catalonia Reina Victoria Wellness & Spa)
3 Best Hotels with Pools in Ronda

When traveling in Andalusia, a pool is one of those perks that can make your stay even better. Spain's most southern region maintains those warm temps for much of the year, so you might want to choose from our list of the best hotels with pools in Ronda if staying in the famed white city. Bonus—these pools come with the city's biggest appeal: incredible views.

Luxury boutique hotels in Granada (Photo courtesy of Hotel Alhambra Palace)
The 4 Best Luxury Boutique Hotels in Granada

In a city as historic as Granada, you can easily elevate your experience with luxury accommodation. But you can still keep your stay personal and intimate by booking one of the best luxury boutique hotels in Granada, all set in ideal locations and with perks like onsite gourmet restaurants and rooftop terraces with views.

Hotels with pools in Málaga (Photo courtesy of Hotel Gran Hotel Miramar)
The 6 Best Hotels with Pools in Málaga

With Málaga as one of the biggest cities in Spain's Andalusia region, and since it's known for high temperatures year-round, it's nice to have a refreshing pool to help you cool off in the afternoons. The best hotels with pools in Málaga offer this reprieve, plus central locations and plenty of other amenities.

Historical hotels in Córdoba (Photo courtesy of H10 Palacio Colomera)
The 8 Best Historic Hotels in Córdoba

Córdoba's historic core has four different UNESCO World Heritage, one being the neighborhood around the Mezquita-Catedral. To make the most of your stay, you can opt for one of the best historic hotels in Córdoba in that same district, making it easy to explore all of the city's sites.

Historic hotels in Ciutadella (photo courtesy of Hotel Boutique Can Sastre)
The 5 Best Hotels in Ciutadella

Many travelers prefer to stay or base themselves in Ciutadella de Menorca, as it's the perfect gateway to the island's northern and western coasts. If you're looking for a more active vacation, this is an excellent region. And Ciutadella offers historic charm and direct access to the island's Cami de Cavlls trail that wraps around Menorca, meaning the picturesque Sa Farola Beach is just a 20-minute walk.

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The 4 Best Boutique Hotels in Valencia

Much like the city of Valencia blends the classic with the avant-garde, mixing the cobblestone Old Town and Gothic Valencia Cathedral with the bright white modernist architecture of the City of Arts and Sciences, these hotels take the city's hybrid spirit to a new level. Enjoy the pairings of contemporary decor and Art Deco influences with historical buildings and ancient stone at these top accommodations.

Luxury hotels with pools in Málaga (Photo courtesy of Only YOU Hotel Málaga)
The 3 Best Luxury Hotels with Pools in Málaga

The best luxury hotels with pools in Málaga offer this incredible perk in a unique way, placing pools on rooftops or outside, surrounded by palm trees, and across from the beach. You can easily cool off and enjoy the city and/or beach views simultaneously.

Historic luxury hotels in Seville (Photo courtesy of Hotel Alfonso XIII)
The 3 Best Historic Luxury Hotels in Seville

Some of the best historic luxury hotels in Seville are the city's top properties. You can stay in old palaces commissioned by the king or elegantly preserved buildings from the Middle Ages with unique historical elements. With such fascinating history, Seville allows you to experience it day and night in posh accommodation with cushy perks.

Standard boutique hotels in Barcelona (Photo courtesy of Hotel Praktik Èssens)
The 4 Best Standard Boutique Hotels in Barcelona

Barcelona is known for its boutique hotel selection, meaning you'll find various options throughout the city, including those that fit any budget. Barcelona's best standard boutique hotels are in the central neighborhoods and still offer fun perks, like rooftop terraces, complimentary happy hours, and stylish rooms.

Mid-range rooftop hotels in Barcelona (Photo courtesy of Casa Bonay)
The 4 Best Mid-Range Rooftop Hotels in Barcelona

Hotels with rooftop terraces are pretty popular in Barcelona, as the city has one of the most beautiful historic skylines in Europe. As a bonus, you'll also get sea and mountain views. But it's not just the luxury hotels that offer this perk; you'll find plenty of mid-range properties with some of the best rooftops in Barcelona.

Standard hotels with Alhambra views in Granada (Photo courtesy of Palacio de Santa Ines)
The 4 Best Standard Hotels with Alhambra Views in Granada

In Granada, the city's most famous site is the Alhambra Palace. If you're traveling on a budget and want to fully enjoy this architectural and historical gem, consider our list of the best standard hotels with Alhambra views in Granada. These budget-friendly properties offer views right from your room or cozy rooftop terraces.

Historic mid-range hotels in Seville (Photo courtesy of Corral del Rey)
The 5 Best Historic Mid-Range Hotels in Seville

To truly experience Seville's incredible history, you can sleep in accommodations that channel the city's past. Our picks for the best historic mid-range hotels are set in historic buildings while still offering those unique elements in beautifully preserved buildings from the 17th to 19th centuries.

Luxury boutique hotels in Seville (Photo courtesy of Hotel Alfonso XIII)
The 4 Best Luxury Boutique Hotels in Seville

The best luxury boutique hotels in Seville are also some of the city's top properties, offering a unique and personal experience with amazing perks. You'll be within walking distance of Seville's main sites, and while at your hotel, you can enjoy amenities like rooftop terraces, outdoor pools, and luxurious dining.

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The 3 Best Mid-Range Family-Friendly Hotels in Madrid

When traveling with family, those kid-friendly perks that make the trip a little easier can be worth it, such as convenient restaurants right on the property and a swimming pool to keep everyone entertained. Some of the best mid-range family-friendly hotels in Madrid offer those amenities, plus an excellent location.

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The 5 Best Standard Boutique Hotels

Madrid is a beautiful and diverse city with plenty of accommodation options that don't require you to splurge. Some of the best standard boutique hotels in Madrid are in our favorite neighborhoods, including the historic Literary Quarter, the central Sol, and the hip Lavapies. All our picks put you within walking distance of numerous city sites and still provide amenities like breakfast buffets and cozy lounges.

Standard boutique hotels in Granada (Photo courtesy of Hotel Casa Morisca)
The 5 Best Standard Boutique Hotels in Granada

Boutique hotels offer a quieter, more personalized experience that allows you to understand the city's history a bit better. The best standard boutique hotels in Granada have unique characteristics like charming historical elements, views of the Alhambra, and central locations in the Albaicín neighborhood and city center.

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5 Best Historical Luxury Hotels in Madrid

If you want to elevate your trip to Spain, Madrid is an excellent city for luxury, five-star hotels with a unique history. Many of the best historic luxury hotels in Madrid are full of stories from the past and offer perks like elegant rooftop terraces, onsite gourmet restaurants, and full-service spas. We also love our picks because they're all walkable to nearly all the main sites, with many of them either on Gran Vía or just steps away from the city's famous boulevard.

Mid-range hotels in Madrid (Photo courtesy of Only YOU Boutique Hotel)
The 3 Best Standard Family-Friendly Hotels in Madrid

Madrid is an excellent choice for a family trip, as this diverse city offers plenty to see and do, plus a few accommodation options that don't require a splurge. Some of the best standard family-friendly hotels in Madrid are in our favorite walkable neighborhoods, meaning even shorter legs can enjoy all the sites. Our top picks are affordable, keep you centrally located, and still provide family-friendly amenities like breakfast buffets and cozy lounges.

Historic luxury hotels in Córdoba (Photo courtesy of Balcón de Córdoba Hotel)
The 3 Best Historic Luxury Hotels in Córdoba

It doesn't get much better than staying in one of the best luxury historic hotels in Córdoba, as you get to sleep among the city's unique history while still enjoying those plush perks, like gourmet eateries, spas, and rooftop terraces.

Mid-range hotels with Alhambra views (Photo courtesy of Hotel Casa 1800 Granada)
The 3 Best Mid-Range Hotels with Alhambra Views in Granada

Many travelers set their sites on Granada for the city's famed Alhambra Palace, an architectural and historical haven worth exploring. To fully enjoy this masterpiece, you might want to pick from our list of the best mid-range hotels in Granada with Alhambra views, a category that offers this perk along with plenty of comforts.

Mid-range historical hotels in Madrid (Photo courtesy of Pestana Plaza Mayor Madrid)
4 Best Mid-Range Historical Hotels in Madrid

Madrid is a city filled with a fascinating and varied history. To make your travels into Spain's past a bit more unique, you can stay at one of Madrid's historic hotels. We love this lodging category because you'll find several options for mid-range budgets while still getting those unique perks, like historical buildings, boutique properties, onsite eateries, and outdoor pools.

Luxury boutique hotels in Granada (Photo courtesy of Hotel Palacio de Santa Paula)
The 3 Best Luxury Family-Friendly Hotels in Granada

Granada, with its compact Old Town, is a walkable and interesting city—a perfect place for a family trip. Enjoy wandering the historic streets of the Albaicín, learning about the city's unique past, and touring the grounds of the Alhambra, then relax in one of our picks for the best luxury family-friendly hotels in Granada.

Mid-range family-friendly hotels in Barcelona (Photo courtesy of Casa Bonay)
The 4 Best Mid-Range Family-Friendly Hotels in Barcelona

What can make a family trip a little more manageable is the accommodation, but you don't necessarily need a posh 5-star hotel to stay comfy. Barcelona has several mid-range family-friendly hotels that offer kid-friendly perks that parents and the little ones will appreciate, like swimming pools, convenient onsite restaurants, and central locations next to the main sites.

Luxury boutique hotels in Málaga (Photo courtesy of Hotel Gran Hotel Miramar)
The 4 Best Luxury Boutique Hotels in Málaga

Boutique hotels make your stay in any city a little more memorable, and you can elevate your experience by combing that personalization with a posh property. The best luxury boutique hotels in Málaga offer unique stays and elegant perks, like fine onsite dining, rooftop terraces with pools, and plush rooms with views.

Beautiful hotels outside of Ronda (Photo courtesy of Hotel La Fuente de la Higuera)
The 4 Best Hotels Outside of Ronda

Though you'll find plenty of hotels in Ronda's city center, part of the area's appeal is its surrounding environment of rolling hills, olive groves, white villages, and vineyards. The best hotels outside of Ronda offer a bit more privacy and an authentic experience while still being no more than a 15-minute drive from the city center.

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The 5 Best Eco-Friendly Hotels in Ibiza

As a small island with a bohemian past, Ibiza is home to many eco-friendly lodgings, most with a focus on sustainable food. By booking one of these accommodations, you'll stay in a hotel using local, seasonal food, perhaps from its garden, and employing initiatives like reducing waste and energy and water use. This all comes together to create an authentic stay in harmony with Ibiza's heritage.

Standard hotels in Barcelona (Photo courtesy of Sonder Casa Luz)
The 3 Best Standard Family-Friendly Hotels in Barcelona

Barcelona's historic center is the perfect place for families to stay, with so much to do in the Gothic Quarter, Eixample, and El Born neighborhoods. These areas also offer family-friendly accommodation for any budget. Some of the best standard hotels in Barcelona still provide those fun amenities that kids love, like rooftop terraces, convenient (and tasty) onsite restaurants, and cozy lounges for reading or playing board games.

The best pool hotels in Ibiza (photo courtesy of Hotel Torre Del Mar)
The 8 Best Hotels with Pools in Ibiza

To truly embrace Ibiza's bohemian, hedonistic vibes, you might want to add an outdoor pool to your hotel must-have list. It's challenging to find lodging on the island without a pool, but some options stand out from the rest, with multiple pools, incredible views from the sundeck, private options in rooms, or even personal terraces with hot tubs.

Standard boutique hotels in Seville (Photo courtesy of Hotel Zenit Sevilla)
The 5 Best Standard Boutique Hotels in Seville

Travelers with a smaller budget can still enjoy unique and chic accommodation with all the perks. Some of the best standard boutique hotels in Seville offer central locations, cozy rooms, and amenities like historic buildings, rooftop terraces, outdoor pools, and onsite eateries.

Mid-range boutique hotels in Málaga (Photo courtesy of Palacio Solecio)
The 6 Best Mid-Range Boutique Hotels in Málaga

The best mid-range boutique hotels in Málaga are some of our favorite properties, as they offer perks you might expect to find at higher-tier properties. Enjoy central locations and amenities like onsite eateries, rooftop terraces with pools, and/or rooms with private balconies and soaking tubs.

Lounge poolside at ME Ibiza with views of the sea
The 6 Best Luxury Hotels in Ibiza

Ibiza's luxury hotels elevate those five-star perks and add the island's bohemian and hedonistic heritage to the mix. Enjoy fine-dining restaurants that embrace "slow food" and use local ingredients, stay in villas with private pools and chefs, or relax at spas with entire water circuits or at multiple outdoor pools.

Mid-range boutique hotels in Granada (Photo courtesy of Hotel Casa 1800 Granada)
The 5 Best Mid-Range Boutique Hotels in Granada

Some of the best mid-range boutique hotels in Granada repurpose buildings like 16th-century Arabic houses, 19th-century palaces, and those with facades covered in Neo-Pompeian. The city's history runs deep and you can enjoy it starting with your accommodation.

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The 3 Best Beachfront Hotels in Menorca

With over 80 beaches and some of the most idyllic coastlines in the Balearic Islands, Menorca is an excellent place for a beachfront hotel. Staying near the coast makes it easy to enjoy the seaside and water sports, but it also offers a quieter experience away from the cities, so you can truly immerse yourself in the island's relaxed, natural vibe.

Warm, cozy, boutique hotel rooms (photo courtesy of Villa Le Blanc Gran Melia)
The 10 Best Boutique Hotels in Menorca

You'll find Menorca's best boutique hotels spread out across the island. Though because of the historical nature of their buildings, many are in the vibrant center of Mahón or Ciutadella. All offer unique stays with plenty of authentic character, and you'll find amenities like on-site restaurants, spas, outdoor pools, and happy hours.

Standard family-friendly hotels in Granada (Photo courtesy of Palacio de Santa Ines)
The 3 Best Standard Family-Friendly Hotels in Granada

If you're planning a family trip to Spain and have your sights sets on Granada, know that you can find some of the best standard family-friendly hotels within walking distance of all the historical sites. Some of our top picks sit perfectly between the Alhambra and the city center, making it easier for kids to explore the city.

Luxury boutique hotels in Córdoba
The 3 Best Luxury Boutique Hotels in Córdoba

The best luxury boutique hotels in ​​Córdoba offer the opportunity to elevate your stay in this charming little city. Add perks like rooftop terraces overlooking the Mezquita-Catedral, outdoor dining, and spas, making your stay in ​​Córdoba a little more unique.

Mid-range family-friendly hotels in Granada (Photo courtesy of La Bella Granada)
The 4 Best Mid-Range Family-Friendly Hotels in Granada

Spain is an excellent destination for families who love to explore historical monuments, and Granada has one of the most famous sites: the majestic Alhambra Palace. But the city's unique history goes beyond its Nasrid palace, including the streets of the Albaicín neighborhood. You'll find plenty of the best mid-range family-friendly hotels within walking distance of all these famous sites.

Stylish bohemian rooms (photo courtesy of Hotel Petunia Ibiza)
The 8 Best Mid-Range Hotels in Ibiza

Thanks to Ibiza's cultural heritage of indulgence, even its mid-range hotels offer perks that you might expect at a luxury property. You can save a bit on your budget while still enjoying amenities like outdoor saltwater pools, yoga sessions, spas with water circuits and hammams, sunrise rituals, and sustainable eateries.

Plastic-free luxury hotel exudes charm (photo courtesy of Cristine Bedfor)
The 6 Best Eco-Friendly Hotels in Menorca

With the entirety of Menorca being a Biosphere Reserve, you'll find a few options for eco-friendly hotels that complement the island's sustainability efforts. Our top picks offer accommodation that fits a range of budgets and feature initiatives around reducing energy, purifying water naturally, and conserving land.

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The 11 Best Boutique Hotels in Ibiza

Ibiza has some of the best boutique hotel options of all the Balearic Islands, thanks to its bohemian history and hedonistic heritage. These cultural aspects bring the island's roots into your hotel room with natural decor and rustic furnishings. And to truly indulge the Ibizan way, enjoy perks like spas, fine-dining eateries, infinity pools, live music, and even sunset rituals.

Standard boutique hotels in Ronda (Photo courtesy of Soho Boutique Palacio San Gabriel)
The 4 Best Standard Boutique Hotels in Ronda

Even smaller budgets can enjoy the appeal of Ronda's boutique accommodations, which give you a more personal experience in this truly charming city. The best standard boutique hotels provide perks like unique history, central locations, onsite restaurants, and terraces to enjoy the area's famous views.

Can Lluc Hotel Rural
The 8 Best Rural Hotels in Ibiza

Though a relatively small island with a reputation for beach clubs and partying, Ibiza has a surprisingly large focus on agritourism. It's also known as the "rural island" compared to others in the archipelago, so you'll have plenty of choices for idyllic countryside stays with fun perks like farm-to-table eateries and outdoor yoga sessions.

Mid-range boutique hotels in Seville (Photo courtesy of Hotel Gravina 51)
The 5 Best Mid-Range Boutique Hotels in Seville

If you'd like a more intimate or personalized accommodation experience, consider one of the best mid-range boutique hotels in Seville. These properties have renovated unique historic spaces while still offering amenities like rooftop terraces, onsite eateries with tasting menus, and rooms with private pools.

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The 4 Best Standard Boutique Hotels in Málaga

If you're traveling to Málaga on a budget, you can still enjoy a beautiful boutique property with amenities like onsite eateries, rooftop terraces, and cozy rooms. Plus, some of the best standard boutique hotels in Málaga put you next to major sites, like the Teatro Romano and Alcazaba.

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The 4 Best Mid-Range Boutique Hotels in Ronda

The best mid-range boutique hotels in Ronda still offer perks you might expect to find in luxury accommodation, like onsite restaurants, outdoor pools, and terraces, all with incredible views. These amenities can enhance your stay in Ronda, especially when it comes to highlighting the town's famous vistas of El Tajo Gorge and its sprawling valley.

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The 5 Best Mid-Range Boutique Hotels in Córdoba

What we love about mid-range boutique hotels in ​​Córdoba is that they're very historical yet still offer perks like rooftop terraces, outdoor dining, and swimming pools. Plus, they're all centrally located, so you can easily walk to all the main city sites.

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The 4 Best Historical Standard Hotels in Madrid

Madrid is a city that lends itself to any budget, providing plenty of genuinely incredible hotels in the standard category. One thing will love about these hotels is that they preserve the city's amazing history. In fact, one of the best historical standard hotels in Madrid is over 400 years old. Plus, you'll find our picks throughout the city center, so you'll be within walking distance of nearly all the sites.

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The 3 Best Historic Standard Hotels in Seville

Staying in a beautifully preserved property is an option for all budgets. The best historic standard hotels in Seville offer renovated houses and mansions from the 16th to 19th centuries. They provided ways to enjoy the property's past with inner courtyard patios, wood-beamed ceilings, and stained glass windows.

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The 6 Best Luxury Hotels in Menorca

It's no surprise that the Balearic Islands offer some truly indulgent properties, but Menorca adds historic and authentic charm to its five-star hotels. So though you can enjoy all the posh perks like outdoor pools, spas, beachfront locations, and rooms with private pools, the below top picks also stay true to the rustic island vibes.

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The 6 Best Urban Hotels in Ibiza

As a small island, some travelers prefer to use one of Ibiza's cities as a start or end point or a hub for day trips. Luckily, the island's two cities, Ibiza Town and Sant Antoni de Portmany offer plenty of history, culture, and gastronomy, so they're worth a visit even on their own.

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The 5 Best Spa Hotels in Menorca

If you want to pamper yourself while in the Balearic Islands, Menorca is a great place to do so. With its laid-back vibes and focus on the environment, you'll find several options for spa hotels with perks like thermal circuits, heated seawater pools, steam rooms, sensory showers, oxygenating sunbeds, massages, aromatherapy rooms, saunas, and more.

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The 6 Best Beachfront Hotels in Ibiza

Despite being the smallest of the three main Balearic Islands, Ibiza has just as many beaches as Menorca and some of the best stretches of sand in the archipelago. The island's hotels take advantage of the coastline and offer several beachfront lodgings. Many of our recommendations come with perks like private areas of the beach, spas, fine-dining restaurants, and multiple outdoor pools.

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The 5 Best Hotels with Pools in Menorca

Pools are a standard amenity in the Balearic Islands, and Menorca offers some of the best hotels with refreshing swimming spaces, whether outdoor, indoor, or private. The following properties put a focus on their pools for complete relaxation and rejuvenation, offering perks like sunbeds directly in the water, natural saltwater options, and serene gardens.

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The 4 Best Historic Mid-Range Hotels in Córdoba

With so much unique history spanning the centuries, you might want to choose one of the best mid-range historic hotels in Córdoba, set in historic buildings while still providing perks. You'll be centrally located and can enjoy amenities like onsite eateries, Hammam baths, swimming pools, and rooftop terraces.

Historic standard hotels in Córdoba
The 3 Best Historic Standard Hotels in Córdoba

Sticking to a budget is pretty easy in this charming city, as the best standard historic hotels in Córdoba offer affordable rates, central locations, and amenities like breakfast buffets, outdoor patios, and onsite cafés.

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The 4 Best Standard Hotels in Ibiza

Ibiza's reputation as a coastal beachfront oasis and party scene means you'll find plenty of glitzy, posh lodgings. However, you can still find a handful of standard hotels offering comfortable and unique stays, ranging from urban to rural options and stylish to niche designs.

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The 5 Best Standard Boutique Hotels in Córdoba

​​Córdoba is the perfect city for charming boutique accommodation, and, surprisingly, the more affordable options are in the best locations. With a smaller historic Old Town filled with twisting cobbled streets, you'll find some of the best standard boutique hotels in ​​Córdoba right next to the old Synagogue, across from the Mezquita-Catedral, and around the corner from the Puente Romano.

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The 6 Best Hotels in Mahón

Many travelers like to start or make their hub in Mahón, one of Menorca's main cities and home to an airport and a major ferry port. It's recommended to stay in the city, as it has a captivating historic center, a vibrant waterfront promenade bustling with activity, and lively markets. As a bonus, all below hotel recommendations sit in charming historic properties.

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The 5 Best Standard Hotels in Menorca

Menorca attracts a diverse range of visitors, and as it is a little more laid back than the other Balearic Islands, several affordable accommodation options exist. The only restriction is that Menorca's best standard hotels are in a city, either Mahón or Ciutadella. You'll have to stretch your budget to stay on the beach or in a rural environment, but these cities still provide a lot of entertainment and make great hubs for exploring the island.

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The 4 Best Rural Hotels in Menorca

The island of Menorca is a Biosphere Preserve, so rural hotels are aplenty and offer unique experiences on protected farms and heritage land. You'll have a quiet, authentic stay in historical buildings while still indulging in perks like outdoor pools, farm-to-table restaurants, and spa treatments.

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The 6 Best Mid-Range Hotels in Menorca

Menorca is one of those places where its mid-range hotels live up to its luxury options, so you can enjoy an indulgent stay without pushing your budget too much. Leading mid-range properties offer five-star perks like beachfront locations, spas, gourmet restaurants, outdoor pools, and historic buildings.

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Barceló Nura

Barceló Nura offers a hotel experience with the amenities of a resort, including three outdoor pools and four eateries. Many rooms offer private or semi-private pools, and all feature furnished terraces or balconies. The center of the property is an expanse of pools, sundecks, and palm trees and...

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Atzaró Agroturismo Hotel

Atzaró Ibiza is an agriturismo hotel in Ibiza's countryside with amenities like a large outdoor pool, sprawling garden, gym with fitness classes, two restaurants, and three bars. The rooms are bright and airy, with a rustic feel and personal outdoor spaces. Guests have free access to the on-site...

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Hotel Rural Ca's Pla—Adults Only

Ca's Pla is in a rural setting on a hillside and just south of the cove at Sant Miquel. The renovated property has a rustic feel yet offers modern rooms with cozy furnishings. Guests can relax throughout the property, with its outdoor pool and sundeck, poolside honesty bar, and wellness center...

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Hotel Portmany

Hotel Portmany was the very first hotel to open in Ibiza in the 1930s and has since been renovated and adapted into two floors of apartments. The first-floor units are bright, airy, and open studios, and those on the second floor have a loft and two bedrooms. All the decor channels the island's...

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Hotel Village

Hotel Village is a 15-minute drive from one of Ibiza's most popular spots, Cala d'Hort, and features views out to the sea. Standard rooms are streamlined, while upgraded units add warm, inviting colors and perks like multiple bedrooms, seating areas, and private terraces with sun loungers. Guests...

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Iberostar Selection Santa Eulalia Ibiza—Adults Only

Iberostar Selection Santa Eulalia Ibiza is a large beachfront property with a minimalist aesthetic. The white-washed island theme continues into the rooms, so the only frills are in the Prestige rooms or suites, which offer perks like terraces with hot tubs and access to the rooftop pool and...

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Petunia Ibiza—Adults Only

Petunia Ibiza directly faces Ibiza's most famed vista: Es Vedrà rock. Enjoy views of this landmark from rooms and common areas like outdoor patios, the rooftop terrace, and the yoga platform. Guests can dine at three different eateries and sip drinks on the rooftop, at the outdoor pool, or on the...

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S'Alquería Blanca

Alqueria Blanca offers an idyllic agriturismo experience in Mallorca's countryside and near the Serra de Tramuntana mountains. Rooms all offer historic decor and furnishings yet feel comfortable and clean. Some provide private sun terraces, and guests can opt for the cozy one-bedroom house for...

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Hotel Rusticae Alcaufar Vell

Alcaufar Vell sits on an expansive estate with centuries-old trees, farmland, and gardens, offering a nature reprieve. Rooms and suites feature historical details and furnishings, as the hotel is a renovated 18th-century house. Enjoy meals at the on-site restaurant with dinner served outside,...

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Bordoy Casa Ládico—Adults Only

Bordoy Casa Ládico is a historic boutique property in the very middle of buzzy Mahón, just minutes from Plaça d'Espanya and the city's market. Rooms offer cozy lodgings with king beds and relaxing tones. Guests can upgrade to enjoy a soaking tub or private terrace with sun beds. Breakfast focuses...

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Boutique Hotel Sant Roc & Spa

Stay in central Mahón at Boutique Hotel Sant Roc & Spa, a quaint property set in a historic building. Rooms are comfortable, bright, and inviting, with tiled bathrooms and king beds. Enjoy breakfast in the hotel's cellar with arched stone ceilings, relax in the spa, or read in the fireside...

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Gallery

Gallery Hotel is right next to Passeig de Gràcia, with Casa Milà and Casa Batlló just down the street. Rooms and suites offer comfortable lodgings, with suites adding living rooms with cushy sofas. Guests can relax in the sauna or at the rooftop pool with a sundeck, sun loungers, and an eatery....

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Casa Albertí Boutique Hotel

Casa Alberti Boutique Hotel sits in a historic building in Mahón's Old Town, just steps from sites like the cathedral and Port. The rooms feature details that channel the city and building's history, including antique furniture, exposed beams, and tile floors. Enjoy breakfast in the inner...

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CHEAP & CHIC Hotel

Cheap & Chic hotel is aptly named, as it provides affordable yet stylish accommodation, all within a restored three-story house. Though simple, the hotel offers a comfortable stay in the center of Ciutadella de Menorca, just a few minutes' walk from places like the Port and City Hall. Rooms...

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Faustino Gran

Faustino Gran is a rustic luxury property in Ciutadella's historic Old Town, comprising three buildings that once formed a 16th-century palace. Guests can easily walk to all the city's main sites and enjoy a peaceful reprieve in the hotel's inner courtyard featuring an outdoor pool, garden, and...

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Hotel Artemisia

Hotel Artemisia is a minimalist boutique hotel set in a historical home focused on the works of local artists. Guests can enjoy nods to the past with antique furnishings and decorations, especially in the shared lounge. Just nine rooms form the hotel, all with a neutral foundation and colorful...

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Melbeach Hotel & Spa—Adults Only

An adults-only accommodation, Melbeach Hotel & Spa sits directly on the beach of Canyamel, a scenic cove in Mallorca's northeast. Rooms and suites are fairly simple though all feature terraces with sea views, and some add private hot tubs. Guests can relax at the spa or outdoor pool...

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Petit Hotel 5 Fars

Petit Hotel 5 Fars is a relaxed, straightforward hotel in a 19th-century townhouse, so guests can enjoy plenty of historical features in the rooms and common areas. The hotel serves breakfast in the property's old cellar, covered in an arched stone ceiling. The location is exceptionally central...

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San Miguel Hotel

San Miguel Hotel is a standard option in the center of Mahón, within 10 minutes of walking to the main sites and Port. Rooms are straightforward yet comfortable, with the superior tier offering private terraces and whirlpool bathtubs. Guests can enjoy meals at the on-site restaurant and opt to...

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SODIUM Boutique Hotel

Sodium Boutique Hotel sits directly across from Plaça d'Artrutx, a lively square leading into the center of the historic Old Town. Rooms are named after elements and feature a trendy, minimalist design, contemporary furnishings, and private outdoor spaces. One option includes a personal rooftop...

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Hotel Torralbenc

Hotel Torralbenc welcomes guests to a renovated farm and offers a quiet, rural location with amenities like an outdoor saltwater pool, spa services, an elaborate garden, and a restaurant. The rooms are comfortable and polished, all featuring furnished outdoor areas and big, modern bathrooms. Many...

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Hotel Boutique Can Sastre

Hotel Boutique Can Sastre perfectly preserves the building's history as a 19th-century pastry shop, and guests can enjoy details like original mosaic floors and relics from the past. All rooms offer a warm and cozy ambiance and surprisingly large bathrooms, with some units featuring soaking tubs...

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Hotel Hevresac

Hotel Hevresac is one of Menorca's biosphere hotels, earning the label through its initiatives with sustainability and local culture. The rooms are simple and relatively basic, but many have historical details and antique furnishings to adhere to the biosphere regulations. Guests can relax in the...

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Hotel Romantico 5 Sentidos

Hotel Romántico Los 5 Sentidos is a fairly basic property offering a comfortable place to stay and enjoy breakfast. Just eight rooms with simple furnishings and floor heating keep the hotel small and quiet, though it's on a busier intersection. Guests can walk to the main city sites in about 10...

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Hotel Rural Binigaus Vell

Hotel Rural Binigaus Vell renovated a large farm, creating rooms and suites with historical details like tile floors, beamed ceilings, and antique furnishings. Trails through shrubby forests take guests to the beach in 45 minutes, though the coast at Santo Tomás is just a 10-minute drive. There's...

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Can Lluc Hotel & Villas—Agriturismo

Can Lluc Hotel & Villas offers a quaint experience in the Ibizan countryside. Guests will stay in renovated rooms dating back 300 years or upscale villas, some with private gardens, pools, and fireplaces. Enjoy swimming in the outdoor pool with its sun terrace, bar, and Jacuzzi tubs, or relax...

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Can Quince de Balafia Ibiza Hotel

Can Quince de Balàfia sits in a medieval village with renovated dwellings and historical towers. Rooms maintain the town's past and feature original elements with modern amenities. Guests can relax in the large garden area with plenty of comfy seating and an outdoor pool with sunbeds. There's a...

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Can Vistabella

Can Vistabella sits outside of Sant Antoni de Portmany in a rural setting yet offers amenities like an outdoor pool with a sundeck, massage services, and a gym with complimentary fitness classes. The on-site restaurant provides al fresco dining and a farm-to-table philosophy, and guests can enjoy...

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Hotel Boutique Ses Pitreras

Hotel Boutique Ses Pitreras is hidden away in the Sant Josep area, near a busy street and about 15 minutes from Sant Antoni de Portmany. However, guests can easily use the hotel as a hub for exploring the area, as the property is next to the main roadway that leads to some of the island's best...

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Hotel Mirador de Dalt Vila

Hotel Mirador de Dalt Vila is in the center of the town's history, as it sits in a building from 1904 against the old city walls just five minutes from the castle and cathedral. Though the rooms don't feel posh or luxe, they're perfectly comfortable and cozy with historical elements. Guests can...

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Hotel Torre Del Mar

Hotel Torre Del Mar is a beachfront property with simple rooms yet upscale amenities, including an outdoor infinity pool, spa, and 24/7 gym. Guests can enjoy meals and drinks at the buffet restaurant overlooking the sea, tapas bar, or poolside bar. Rooms are straightforward and provide balconies...

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Legado Ibiza Finca—Adults Only

Enjoy a pastoral stay at Legado Ibiza Finca, an organic farm with chickens and a fruit orchard. Breakfast features goods from the farm, and private dinners are available upon request. The two creative owners styled each room individually, as they're designers from Austria and wanted to maintain...

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ME Ibiza

ME Ibiza is just outside the town of Santa Eulalia, right on the coast and with a private beach area. Guests can also enjoy the two outdoor pools, one restaurant, and two bars—one on the rooftop terrace with a traditional seafood grill and DJ sessions. The refined rooms have modern features, but...

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Pikes Ibiza—Adults Only

Pikes Ibiza is an adults-only property with a quirky music theme, paying homage to rock-n-roll's greats and those who've made an appearance at the hotel, including Freddie Mercury. All the rooms have different concepts and eclectic designs. Guests traveling with friends or wanting more space can...

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Stic Urban Hotel & Spa

Stic Urban Hotel & Spa was the first urban lodging in Ibiza's Sant Antoni, renovating an outdated street corner. The property offers amenities like a restaurant serving local products and an expansive spa with a sauna, hammam, and aromatherapy showers. Rooms have comfy spaces with neutral...

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Tropicana Ibiza Suites—Adults Only

Tropicana Ibiza Suites is a quirky hotel channeling the film Cocktail, so guests get splashes of neon colors and Art Deco vibes. All rooms offer kitchenettes, sofas, minibars, brightly painted walls, and tiled bathrooms. The outdoor pool is hot pink with a bar and sunbeds. Though outside of...

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Cosmopolita Hotel Boutique & Spa

Cosmopolita Hotel Boutique & Spa lets you stay right on the beach, a surprisingly rare find in Platja d'Aro. Not many rooms feature direct sea views, but those that do also offer seating areas, furnished balconies, and/or Jacuzzi tubs in the bathrooms. You'll find multiple eateries on the...

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Cluc Hotel Begur—Adults Only

Cluc Hotel is a renovated home from the year 1800, preserving many of its original details, including tile and cement flooring, stone archways, and restored furnishings. Due to this preservation, rooms are simple, but you'll still find charming aspects like original doors and window frames....

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La Indiana de Begur—Adults Only

Hotel Boutique La Indiana renovated a historic colonial house and brought elements of the region's natural environment into the property with its decor, food, and amenities. Five rooms follow a different color theme with comfortable and antique aspects. The one suite adds a cozy furnished terrace...

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Hotel El Petit Convent

El Petit Convent Hotel is a few steps from Begur's town center and just 10 minutes from its hilltop castle. Guests can enjoy the building's historical elements, including arched stone ceilings covering the breakfast area. Rooms are simple, with bright, neutral tones and modern furnishings, and...

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Hotel Aiguaclara

Hotel Aiguaclara offers a quiet, historical experience in Begur, set in a 19th-century mansion with only 10 rooms. Each unit is unique and designed by a different artist, yet offers modern comforts like air conditioning and rainfall showerheads. There's also a two-bedroom apartment, which might...

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Caro Hotel

Caro Hotel is the city's only designated historical monument hotel, as it sits in the original mansion of the Marquis of Caro. Rooms and common areas feature preserved elements, each telling its own story. Though a historic hotel, rooms feel streamlined, contemporary, and a bit simple, yet...

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Cosmo Hotel & Bar

A solid choice for standard accommodation, Cosmo Hotel & Bar sits in the middle of the city's Old Town and just down the street from Mercat Central. Rooms are simple with a contemporary design theme and an option for a penthouse with a private, furnished terrace. Guests can sit on the shared...

Molina Lario Hotel

Named after the city's most famous family, Molina Lario Hotel combines two historic buildings with original facades with a new build, offering a mix of modern and glitzy Art Deco. With an ideal location, you'll be at the end of Calle Granada and the beginning of Málaga Park and Paseo del Muelle...

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Hotel Calatrava

Hotel Calatrava is a concept hotel set on Palma's old walls overlooking the sea. The rooms and common areas feature trendy designs with local artwork, plus balconies or terraces and refined furnishings. Guests can enjoy breakfast and other meals on the rooftop terrace with sea views or in the...

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Hotel Sóller Plaza

Hotel Sóller Plaza sits just steps from the town's historic center at Plaça de la Constitució and a quick walk to the tram running down to the beaches at Port de Sóller. Renovated rooms offer warm interiors with simple decor and Juliette balconies overlooking the street. Perks include bicycle...

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Hotel Es Port

Hotel Es Port is set back from the waterfront and within a leafy garden, yet just 10 minutes by foot from the beaches of Port de Sóller. Rooms range from simply furnished standard units to spacious suites with seating areas and private outdoor terraces. Guests can enjoy the spa with treatments...

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Hotel Valldemossa

Hotel Valldemossa sits on a hillside, offering views of the village and surrounding Serra de Tramuntana mountains. Just 12 rooms feature antique furnishings and private outdoor spaces, and guests can enjoy perks like an outdoor pool, a spa, and a cycling center. The on-site eatery serves...

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Hotel Glòria de Sant Jaume

Hotel Glòria de Sant Jaume is near the city's famed tree-lined street La Rambla and within walking distance from many major sites. The refined hotel sits in a historic manor house and offers an underground spa, an elegant restaurant, a polished bar, an afternoon tea room, and a rooftop terrace...

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Hotel Villa Singala

Hotel Villa Singala is a decent budget option one block from the beach in Port de Pollença. The rooms are relatively basic and simple, though some include furnished balconies. A restaurant serves a breakfast buffet, and guests can relax at the outdoor pool. 

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Meliá Cala d'Or Boutique Hotel

Melia Cala d'Or Boutique Hotel offers classic and modern rooms in a relaxed environment just 10 minutes on foot from the beach. Guests can relax at the spa with its sauna, steam room, and thermal pools or swim in the large outdoor pool surrounded by loungers and plants. There's also a kids'...

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Hotel Can Ferrereta

Can Ferrereta sits in a historic building in the center of Santanyí, a small inland town about 20 minutes from the coast. The hotel offers elegant rooms with inviting and refined interiors, two restaurants, a few indoor lounges, and a spa. Other amenities include an outdoor pool, sundeck, gym,...

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Hoposa Hotel Pollentia—Adults Only

Hoposa Hotel Pollentia is a few steps from Pollensa's famed stretch of fine, sandy beach. Though not technically a beachfront property, guests can enjoy uninterrupted views of the coast and mountains from the rooftop terrace and many rooms, which feature a boho-chic aesthetic. There's also an...

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Hotel Can Mostatxins—Adults Only

Hotel Can Mostatxins is a unique hotel combing two historic buildings, including one watchtower from the 15th century. There aren't too many amenities here, as this is a smaller property, but guests can relax in one of the two outdoor hot tubs, grab a drink at the bar, and enjoy breakfast each...

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Hotel Es Molí

Hotel Es Molí makes the most of its surroundings in hilly Deià, with beautiful terraced views of the mountains, valley, and coast. Rooms are modern and classic, as some have more recent renovations than others. Upgraded units offer double terraces and/or multiple bedrooms, which is a good option...

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Ten Mallorca—Adults Only

Ten Mallorca is in the artsy village of Sineu, known for its political and agricultural heritage. To connect with the local environment, the hotel offers meals using seasonal and local ingredients, including a tasting menu for dinner. Guests can enjoy Art-Deco-themed rooms with spacious...

CoolRooms Atocha

CoolRooms is aptly named, as it is pretty cool. The building was once a 19th-century palace house, and you'll find its original staircase and decorative ceiling. Enjoy breakfast on the terrace, which also has a garden and outdoor pool. Sip drinks in the cocktail bar or enjoy dining in the cozy...

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Yartan Boutique Hotel—Adults Only

Yartan Boutique Hotel sits in the historic center of Artà, a town known for its agricultural heritage. Guests can enjoy rooms with a white-washed, minimalist feel and upgrade to larger units or suites with private balconies. Amenities include a daily a la carte breakfast, an outdoor lounge area...

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The St. Regis Mardavall Mallorca Resort

The St. Regis Mardavall Mallorca Resort is perfectly set on the sea, overlooking Punta Negra. As a resort, it has plenty of amenities to enjoy, including a Michelin-star restaurant, several pools, a kids' center, and one of Europe's largest spas stretching over 50,000 square feet (4,700 m2)....

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El Llorenç Parc de la Mar—Adults Only

El Llorenç Parc de la Mar offers a luxury stay in the center of Palma, next to Parc de la Mar, and just a 10-minute walk from the city's cathedral. From standard to suites, all rooms provide plush furnishings and amenities, including floor heating and a pillow menu. Many add perks like balconies...

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Casa Bonay

Casa Bonay feels like its own little village, with four unique eateries to keep your stomach full. Choose from eight comfy room types, all following the property's trendy theme with cool decor and bold colors. You can easily walk to major sites, including Arc de Triomf, Casa Milà, and La Sagrada...

7 Islas Hotel

A boutique hotel and art gallery in one, you'll be surrounded by creativity at 7 Islas, as the local Kikekeller's studio designed the entire property. The hotel owner is from the Canary Islands, and you'll find relaxed vibes in the rooms, with light wood and bright whites mixed with dark elements...

Palacio Solecio

Stay in an 18th-century Andalusian palace, which sits next to a 16th-century church in the city's Jewish Quarter. Palacio Solecio features a gourmet restaurant headed by a Michelin-star chef with a dining room in the traditional courtyard, complete with archways, stone columns, and exposed brick....

Hotel Gran Hotel Miramar

Stay in a grand hotel commissioned by King Alfonso XIII, featuring four eateries with luxurious dining areas. You'll also have two outdoor swimming pools, a spa, and a courtyard serving drinks and coffee. Families will love the kids-only pool and activity center, plus being across the street from...

Hotel Maestranza

You won't find a lot of character at Hotel Maestranza, but you will get a central location across the street from the Bullring of the Royal Cavalry of Ronda and just two minutes to the Puente Nuevo and Mirador de Ronda. You can enjoy breakfast and other meals at the onsite gastro bar, featuring a...

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Hotel Son Caliu Spa Oasis

Hotel Son Caliu Spa Oasis sits right on the coast, just steps from Son Caliu Beach. It offers an indulgent stay with an enormous wellness center and plenty of perks, like a gym, fitness classes, and a cycling center. Apartments and standard rooms are fairly plain, but all other units offer warm,...

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ICON Rosetó

ICON Roseto sits in a former nunnery and features plenty of historical elements, including a preserved inner courtyard. Rooms are warm, stylish, and inviting, many offering private terraces. As a standard hotel, there aren't too many amenities here, though guests can enjoy the rooftop bar and...

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ICON Valparaíso—Adults Only

ICON Valparaíso sits on Mallorca's eastern coast right next to the beach, seacliffs, and waterfront trails. Though a standard option, the hotel underwent a stylish renovation and now offers a hip and trendy bohemian aesthetic. All rooms offer balconies or terraces, with some facing the sea....

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La Residencia—A Belmond Hotel

La Residencia Belmond is a luxury escape in Mallorca's scenic Tramuntana Mountains and the charming village of Deià. Rooms range from units with Juliette balconies and authentic tiled floors to a three-bedroom villa with a private pool. All are warm, cozy, and inviting, with antique furnishing...

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Las Gaviotas Suites Hotel

Las Gaviotas Suites Hotel sits just two blocks back from Alcúdia's main beach and along a famous cycling route. Some rooms are better than others, with authentic bohemian decor and furnished terraces facing the pool and countryside. Guests can dine at the exceptional buffet restaurant for...

Hotel La Bella Granada

It doesn't get more central than La Bella Granada, which opens up to Plaza de Bib-Rambla, the city's buzzy square with 17th-century fountains. Though central, the hotel offers a quiet reprieve and channels the city's Art Deco and mid-century styles with warm, bright, and cozy decor. Enjoy...

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Nivia Born Boutique Hotel

Nivia Born Boutique Hotel sits on Passeig del Born, a charming walking and shopping street that leads to Plaza la Reina near some of the city's main sites. Rooms are welcoming and comfortable with a stylish and elegant design, and some have perks like jetted bathtubs and balconies. Guests can...

Hotel Palacete de Alamos

Hotel Palacete de Alamos puts you right down the street from Plaza de la Merced, Teatro Romano, and the Alcazaba, a perfect location for exploring the city on foot. Unique for this hotel category, you'll find an onsite spa with a water circuit, sauna, heated pool, and treatments like massages and...

Arriadh Hotel

Arriadh Hotel's owners dreamed of opening a boutique hotel in the Andalusian countryside, and their success puts you 15 minutes from Ronda and just five minutes from the white village of Arriate. Rooms offer balconies or direct access to the garden patio, plus beautiful views of the Serranía de...

Hotel Kivir

As a contemporary hotel, Hotel Kivir Sevilla offers modern rooms with a beautiful view of the city from its rooftop terrace. You'll be within walking distance to the major sites but can also enjoy exploring the waterfront or crossing the canal to peruse Triana's mix of artisan crafts, gastronomy,...

Parador Málaga Gibralfaro Hotel

As one of Spain's famed Paradores, you'll stay at a historic site—a hilltop stone structure with arched doorways nest Castillo de Gibralfaro. The property and rooms have unmatched views of the castle, Alcazaba, marina, and sea, including from the outdoor pool, sundeck lounge, and terraced...

Hotel Casa Luz

Trendy and cool, you'll find Sonder Casa Luz a quick walk from La Rambla, Passeig de Gràcia, and Plaça de Catalunya. This boutique hotel offers spacious rooms with earthy tones and comfy furnishings. However, its biggest highlights are the locally-sourced breakfast buffet, Catalan restaurant, and...

Villa Real Hotel

Enjoy a historical and picturesque location right on Plaza de las Cortes and within walking distance of sites like Neptune Fountain, El Retiro Park, and Puerta del Sol. The hotel serves a varied breakfast buffet in an elegant atmosphere, complete with a chandelier, plus offers a gastro bar with...

La Bola Suites

Enjoy modern, airy, and bright apartments with a trendy decor, kitchens, and seating areas. Choose from studios or one- or two-bedroom units, all in the city center and within walking distance of grocery stores and the main sites. You'll find La Bola Suites in two different buildings, one with a...

Hotel The Serras

Serras Barcelona is right on Passeig de Colom, running parallel to the waterfront, port, and marina. This is definitely where the action is, though you can also explore the quiet and narrow streets of the Gothic Quarter. Rooms offer historical elements and designs that reflect the city's...

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Cap Rocat

Hotel Cap Rocat offers a unique experience in a renovated and hidden fortress built into the sandstone of the cliffs overlooking Palma Bay. The exclusive hotel provides rooms, some with terraces and private pools, an elaborate spa, a relaxing tea room, and two eateries. Enjoy tasting menus in a...

Hotel Gravina 51

Set in the El Arenal neighborhood, Hotel Gravina 51 keeps you close to all the major sites while offering some off-the-beaten-path spots along the waterfront. The hotel's converted palace highlights typical Andalusian design, which you can enjoy on the inner courtyard patio and at the restaurant,...

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Cap Vermell Grand Hotel

Cap Vermell Grand Hotel provides an endless list of amenities, including four eateries, three pools, a spa, numerous sports facilities, golfing, and more. Rooms feel refined yet channel the property's goal of creating a warm space mimicking a traditional hilltop village. Each includes a private...

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Hotel & Spa Cala del Pi—Adults Only

Hotel & Spa Cala del Pi is an adults-only Sallès property on the cliffs overlooking the Mediterranean. All rooms have terraces, with most facing the sea. Enjoy time at the outdoor pool, sundeck, or on-site spa, with its vast water circuit, sauna, hammam, and body treatments. The hotel's...

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Lago Resort Menorca—Bungalows del Lago

Bungalows del Lago are within the expansive Lago Resort Menorca at Cala en Bosc, a popular seaside retreat. These individual cabins offer simple lodgings with one bedroom, a living room, a kitchen, a bathroom with a shower, and a furnished terrace. Guests can relax at the outdoor pool just a few...

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Lago Resort Menorca—Suites del Lago (Adults Only)

Suites del Lago is the main hotel of the Lago Resort Menorca, providing spacious rooms representing the island's natural and relaxed atmosphere. Some suites have views of the marina or private terraces with pools, hot tubs, or sunbeds. The resort provides numerous eateries, plus a spa, an outdoor...

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Finca Ca's Curial—Adults Only

Finca Ca's Curial sits just outside Sóller between the mountains and the valley. The rooms in this historic hotel offer preserved details like wood-beamed ceilings, tile flooring, and antique furnishings. Most of the suites are much larger, with a two-story setup, separate living rooms, and...

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Hoposa Costa D'Or—Adults Only

Hoposa Costa D'Or is one of only a few hotels along Mallorca's northwestern coast. The property is just 10 minutes from Deià and 20 minutes from Sóller, and a walking path allows guests to access the shore. Guests can also enjoy sea views from the on-site restaurant, outdoor pool, sundeck, garden...

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Catalonia Royal Ses Estaques—Adults Only

Catalonia Royal Ses Estaques provides adults-only accommodation with all units facing the sea. Guests can enjoy rooms with at least one furnished balcony overlooking the coast, many offering direct access to one of the outdoor pools. A relaxing outdoor space delivers a chill vibe with a bar,...

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Hotel Boutique & Spa Las Mimosas Ibiza

Hotel Boutique & Spa Las Mimosas offers a simple stay outside Sant Antoni de Portmany, a few minutes from the sea and several eateries. Guests can enjoy a calm, relaxed atmosphere with simple rooms with furnished terraces and sofas. Spend time relaxing at the outdoor pool, soak in the hot tub...

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Hotel Barcelona 1882

Place yourself just steps from Sagrada Família by staying at Hotel Barcelona 1882, set in the Eixample neighborhood. The rooftop bar offers incredible views of Gaudí's most famous masterpiece, and you'll also find an outdoor pool and sundeck on the other side. Rooms are comfortable and...

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Alta House Begur

Alta House Begur offers contemporary rooms in the center of the village's Old Town with its historic castle and several eateries. Enjoy clean, modern comforts and outdoor spaces, like small balconies or furnished terraces. Guests can swim in the outdoor pool, relax in the garden, or pay for an...

Hotel Casa 1800 Granada

Hotel Casa 1800 Granada lets you sleep in the most historic part of the city (the Albaicín neighborhood) in a 16th-century Arab house, once home to lords and counts. You'll find many hidden nooks on the property, where you can relax and enjoy the history. The hotel is steps away from Carrera del...

Vincci Seleccion Posada del Patio Hotel

Vincci Seleccion Posada del Patio Hotel offers architectural charm and tranquility with natural tones, lots of plant life, and Art Deco and Art Nouveau styles. With this combination, the common areas feel like a dreamy oasis and include an Andalusian patio, library lounge, and trendy bar. Relax...

Hotel Vincci The Mint

Bright, bold, and vintage, this hotel is a great mid-range choice directly on the beautiful Gran Vía. Channeling the famous avenue's glamorous past, the hotel feels like a glitzy step back in time. Enjoy the lobby bar, cozy lounge, and onsite gastropub, or head up to the rooftop terrace for...

H10 Madison

Enjoy an exceptional location in the very heart of Barcelona's Old Town, as the hotel straddles two historic districts. The rooftop terrace is a favorite, thanks to its incredible views of the Barcelona Cathedral. Some rooms also have cathedral views, plus fresh, natural colors to keep things...

Hotel Neri Relais & Chateaux

Stay as close to the Barcelona Cathedral as possible with Hotel Neri Relais & Chateaux‎, which consists of two renovated buildings, including a 12th-century medieval palace. Rooms and one-bedroom apartments are spacious and feature historical elements, such as wood-beamed ceilings. Spend your...

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H10 Art Gallery

H10 hotels typically offer straightforward stays, but Art Gallery boosts the experience with a contemporary art theme. Enjoy works by artists like Miró, Barceló, Warhol, and more in rooms, common areas, and corridors. The on-site restaurant offers numerous dining options, including a breakfast...

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Cristine Bedfor Hotel

Cristine Bedfor Hotel offers an authentic and designed luxury stay in the center of Mahón, just a few minutes from the cathedral and Port. The owner chose all the details herself, including handpicking the antique furniture and room decor. Guests can enjoy breakfast in the hotel's garden and...

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Hotel Creu de Tau Art & Spa—Adults Only

The Adults-only Hotel Creu de Tau Art & Spa sits on the edge of Capdepera in a renovated former convent, with unique details like a bar in the old chapel and a spa with stained glass windows. Rooms also preserve historical elements and offer stylish spaces, and guests can upgrade to enjoy...

Hotel Bagués

Hotel Bagués combines a museum and accommodation, as it occupies the former home of a 100-year-old jewelry brand. Enjoy the artifacts and exhibits, many built right into the hotel's features, including the room doors. Since the hotel is right on La Rambla, you can easily walk to numerous sites,...

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Hotel Es Princep

Stay in the Old Town and within walking distance from numerous sites, including the Cathedral of Mallorca and the city beach. Enjoy rooms with light and simple stylings and views of the historic walls and/or Bay of Palma. Guests can take their meals in the fine-dining restaurant or rooftop, which...

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Boutique Hotel Ses Bruixes

Boutique Hotel Ses Bruixes is the sister property of two other popular lodgings in Menorca. As a luxury hotel, you'll enjoy stately rooms, many with historical details, fireplaces, and terraces. The on-site spa offers a wellness experience that channels the island's nature with heat, water,...

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7Pines Resort Ibiza

A stay at 7Pines Resort is truly an experience, with numerous amenities, including six restaurants and bars, three outdoor pools, a wellness center with a spa, sports equipment rentals, running trails, and a Kids Club. Rooms sprawl throughout the property in three themes, all providing private...

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Aguas de Ibiza Grand Luxe Hotel

As a luxury property in Santa Eulalia, Aguas de Ibiza Grand Luxe Hotel offers city conveniences, comfort, and polished amenities along with beautiful scenery. Relax at the spa by Clarins or on the rooftop with its adults-only infinity pool, sun terrace, and bar. There's also another outdoor pool...

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Bless Hotel Ibiza—The Leading Hotels of the World

Bless Hotel Ibiza sits next to Cala Nova, a beautiful stretch of sand lined with eateries. Many rooms look out to the sea, all providing balconies or terraces. Suites add perks like outdoor Jacuzzi tubs or plush sofas. Enjoy meals at one of the three on-site restaurants (one led by a celebrated...

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Ca Na Xica Boutique Hotel & Spa

Ca Na Xica is set in Ibiza's northern countryside, surrounded by nature and gardens. Rooms sit in the hotel's main building with views of the pool, while suites feature individual cubes with private terraces facing the olive groves. The entire property focuses on sustainability, and the on-site...

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AH Art Hotel Palma

Enjoy a comfortable stay at AH Art Hotel Palma, a small hotel in the city's center near sites like Plaça Major and La Rambla. Rooms are simple, with wood-beamed ceilings, neutral tones, and authentic tile flooring. The hotel is set in a refurbished manor and features antique furnishings and...

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Hoposa Niu

Hoposa Niu sits directly on Cala Barques, with outdoor dining along the sea and a path leading to the sand. Guests can enjoy sea and mountain views from the rooftop terrace with its sundeck and outdoor pool, individual rooms, and the restaurant's indoor/outdoor dining options.   

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Hotel Can Simoneta—Adults Only

Hotel Can Simoneta sits atop one of Mallorca's cliffs overlooking the sea within a property filled with 140-year-old buildings. The rooms have basic furnishings, but upgraded units add private outdoor pools, hot tubs, and showers. There's also a large outdoor pool in the hotel's garden, plus a...

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Hoposa Uyal

Hoposa Uyal is just across the street from Pollensa's long, sandy beach. When not enjoying the sea, guests have access to numerous amenities, including two outdoor pools, a garden with sun loungers and sunbeds, two terraces, and a spa with a sauna, massage menu, gym, and cycling center. The...

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Hotel Aiguablava

Hotel Aigua Blava puts you about 10 minutes from Begur's medieval center and just a few minutes' walk from nearby beaches. The property offers views overlooking the sea and its rocky cliffs, which guests can enjoy from the restaurant's dining areas and lounges. Rooms and apartments are relaxed...

Hotel Alfonso XIII

The property gets its name from King Alfonso XIII, who commissioned the building in 1928, striving to earn the reputation as the most beautiful hotel in Europe. The hotel is truly luxurious, with so many elegant corners and amenities that you almost have to experience it to understand its extent....

Hotel Casa del Poeta

The "house of the poet," Casa del Poeta, uses a restored 17th-century house to create its unique space of boutique rooms and apartments. The entire hotel offers a serene vibe with neutral tones and an art gallery. Enjoy breakfast in a dining room or outside in a courtyard, and spend time relaxing...

Room Mate Alba

Sleep in the most historic neighborhood in Madrid, the Literary Quarter, where you'll find an endless list of traditional tapas bars and restaurants. Room Mate Alba offers exceptional value, with beautiful rooms, a cozy lobby, and an extensive breakfast buffet, all for a great price. Plus, you'll...

Midtown Apartments

Midtown Apartments is an excellent option if you're looking for high-quality one-, two-, or three-bedroom flats in the heart of the city. Set in a historic building and neighborhood renowned for its architecture, you'll sleep where some of Barcelona's most elite families once lived. After a day...

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El Vicenç de la Mar

Stay among Mallorca's rustic northern terrain at El Vicenç de la Mar, with its numerous pools, including several rooms with private Jacuzzi tubs or plunge pools. You'll also find restaurants and bars featuring menus from an award-winning chef, plus a spa, garden area, gym, and bike center. Rooms...

Casa Morisca Hotel

Hotel Casa Morisca is an award-winning historic hotel in Granada, honored for its impeccable restoration efforts. You'll stay in a beautiful 15th-century Moorish house and enjoy breakfast in its downstairs cistern. The hotel is just up the street from Paseo de los Tristes in the historic...

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Hotel Feliz

Hotel Feliz is in the exciting port neighborhood with its many clubs and eateries, though it maintains a relatively relaxed environment. Guests can unwind on the two terraces with outdoor pools, one on the ground floor near the restaurant and bar and the other on the rooftop with views of the...

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Hotel Hospes Maricel & Spa

Hotel Hospes Maricel & Spa sits directly on the coast, with its stone walls keeping the crashing waves in check. Guests can enjoy sea views and the sound of the water while relaxing on the sundeck, enjoying meals at the restaurant, sitting on their room's private terrace, and resting in the...

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Hotel Nixe Palace

Hotel Nixe Palace is a beachfront property that feels more like a resort, offering multiple eateries, including two restaurants, a pool bar, and a lobby bar. Guests can relax in the outdoor pool or the spa, with perks like aromatherapy showers and a Turkish bath. Rooms have a relaxed yet refined...

URSO Hotel & Spa

Set in the northern reaches of trendy Malasaña and Chueca neighborhoods, you have your pick of metro stations to easily zip around the city, though you can still walk to sites like Gran Vía, Puerta del Sol, and El Retiro Park. The hotel's decor reflects its Art Deco past, especially in the posh...

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Bordoy Alcudia Port Suites

Alcudia Port Suites offers spacious and comfy rooms with private terraces and wood paneling to bring guests the Mallorcan experience. Enjoy regional culinary techniques at the restaurant and relax in the spa, complete with personal treatments and shared spaces like a sauna, Turkish bath, and salt...

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Hotel MIM Ibiza Es Vivé—Adults Only

Hotel MIM Ibiza is south of Ibiza Town and just one block from the coast, with the sandy Platja de ses Figueretes a five-minute walk away. The hotel features an Art Deco/Art Nouveau theme, though the rooms take on a classic look, with some offering private furnished terraces. Guests can enjoy the...

ICON Malabar

At ICON Malabar, you'll be in the center of the city's hip SOHO district and not far from the marina and waterfront. Easily walk to other sites, like the Cathedral and Alcazaba, then enjoy a meal at the hotel's Mediterranean restaurant or relax in the library lounge. Rooms are charming with...

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Hotel Riomar—Tribute Portfolio Hotel

Hotel Riomar sits directly on the beach in Santa Eulalia and offers a small sandy area reserved for hotel guests. Rooms and suites are spacious, with large modern bathrooms, trendy decor, and private terraces. Guests can relax in the outdoor pool, order drinks or tapas at the bar, sip cocktails...

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La Torre Del Canonigo Hotel

A few different buildings make up La Torre Del Canonigo, a historic hotel within the medieval walls of Ibiza Town. The castle and cathedral are just a five-minute walk. Rooms are warm and calming, with natural tones and textures, including colorful rugs and art from local artisans. Guests can...

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Súmmum Prime Boutique Hotel

Súmmum Prime Boutique Hotel sits on a quiet street in Palma's historic Old Town, just a few minutes from two popular avenues and near numerous city sites. The 15th-century palace was renovated with the help of an expert designer, resulting in refined rooms and common spaces. Some rooms have...

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OKU Ibiza

OKU Ibiza attempts to be one with the island's natural surroundings, using earthy tones, textures, and materials in its design. Rooms are comfortable with the hotel's signature "laidback luxury" feel and feature personal balconies or terraces, some with direct access to semi-private pools. Guests...

Hotel Boutique Puerta de las Granadas

This modern, bright, slightly chic hotel offers a unique location just two minutes from the historic 16th-century Puerta de las Granadas, a stone archway leading to the Alhambra. This site is where the property gets its name, Hotel Puerta De Las Granadas. You'll find several amenities to enjoy,...

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Finca Ca'n Beneït—Agroturismo

Stay in a historic farmhouse at Finca Can Beneït, which channels the island's pastoral past with stone walls and a centuries-old olive press still in use. The farm-to-table restaurant serves local, seasonal meals traditional to the island and offers outdoor seating with views of the Binibona...

Hotel Duquesa de Cardona

This stylish hotel offers a luxury feel while still being down-to-earth with cozy, vintage furnishings in its rooms. The location on the port is ideal for those wanting to head to the beach and explore the historic Gothic Quarter. Enjoy a fine-dining restaurant, chic bar, and nooks with cushy...

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Ad Hoc Monumental Hotel

Ad Hoc Monumental Hotel sits just a few minutes from the grand Valencia Cathedral in one of the city's most historic areas. The property's building is a 19th-century structure, preserving charming details like original wooden doors, windows, and decorative ceilings. The rooms also feature...

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Melia Cala Galdana

Meliá Cala Galdana is a beachfront property offering sea views from the rooms, restaurants, outdoor pools, and other common areas. Guests will have direct access to the beach and can relax at one of the three pools and numerous shared spaces, like lounges, sundecks, and gardens. Rooms are...

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Son Mas Hotel Rural

A beautiful rural hotel surrounded by over 70 acres (30 hectares) of property, Finca Hotel Son Mas perfectly fits its history as a 17th-century farm. Rooms also follow the theme, with large spaces, stone terraces, and wooden furnishings. Guests can relax in the garden with an outdoor pool, spend...

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Hotel Espléndido

Hotel Espléndido is across the street from the Port de Sóller's main beach and on the same route used by the area's beloved vintage tram. In just a few steps, guests can relax on the sand and swim in the sea, but there's also an outdoor pool with a sundeck to enjoy. Rooms have a lot of variety,...

Hotel Denit Barcelona

This small boutique hotel offers a simplistic "Nordic" style while maintaining the city's avant-garde past. Rooms are quite small, so upgrade to a superior unit if you prefer more space. Enjoy a diverse breakfast buffet each morning and relax in the reception lounge, serving drinks and light...

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Hotel Rural Morvedra Nou—Adults Only

A stay at Rural Hotel Morvedra Nou puts guests in Menorca's quiet countryside, surrounded by acres of forest, gardens, grassland, and fruit trees. Rooms are cozy yet rustic, staying true to the rural farmland theme, with many featuring exposed brick or stone. Guests can relax in the expansive...

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Seth Santo Tomás

Seth Santo Tomás is a 99-room hotel within the larger Seth Resort, which houses several properties. Guests can enjoy meals at the three on-site eateries or try some other restaurants at the resort. At this hotel, there's an outdoor swimming pool and sundeck, plus a spa and gym, though guests can...

Pestana Plaza Mayor Madrid

You can stay directly on Plaza Mayor at this Pestana hotel, which makes up part of the famous square's perimeter. Request a room that overlooks the plaza to enjoy the iconic scene any time you want, but you'll also find a large library lounge with an exceptional view, plus an outdoor terrace on...

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Villa Le Blanc—Gran Meliá

Villa Le Blanc Gran Meliá is a seafront property in Santo Tomás, with all rooms offering at least some sea views. Upgraded units add posh perks like private pools or hot tubs on a terrace. Guests can choose from three different eateries, including one restaurant offering an all-raw menu featuring...

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Siau Ibiza Hotel—Adults Only

Siau Ibiza Hotel is away from the island's buzzy cities and party spots, opting for a quieter location in Sant Miquel with its calm cove and beach. The hotel's overall design strives to blend in with the scenery, using earthy tones and natural materials in rooms and shared spaces. The elevated...

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Sir Joan Hotel

Sir Joan Hotel is between Ibiza Town's port and the historic medieval center. It takes about 10 minutes to walk to the Old Town and 25 minutes to get to the castle. The rooms are refined with dark tones, moody decor, and private balconies, and penthouse units add a rooftop terrace with city and...

Las Casas de la Juderia Hotel

With five palace houses combined into one property, history abounds at Las Casas de La Juderia. Enjoy several architectural facades, inner courtyards, little nooks and crannies, and an outdoor pool, coffee bar, restaurant, and tapas bar. Some rooms feature historical elements like coffered...

Hostal Azahar

Enjoy the true essence of Córdoba, that of the orange blossoms at Esencia de Azahar, with its charming outdoor terrace. Rooms are fairly simple with just the basics, but the location makes up for it, as you'll be right on buzzy Calle Cardenal Gonzalez, near the riverbank, and just a few minutes...

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The Standard Ibiza—Adults Only

The Standard Ibiza offers an ideal location just steps from the port and city park, both filled with eateries and shops. Rooms are pleasant in a mid-century, minimalist way and offer options for in-room bathtubs and private balconies. There's also a two-bedroom penthouse with personal rooftop...

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Iberostar Playa De Muro

Iberostar Playa De Muro sits on one of Mallorca's best-voted beaches and offers a grassy area near the sand with sunbeds. Guests can enjoy three outdoor swimming pools, plus several areas for kids, including multiple pools and an activity center, Camp Star. There's also a gym, cycling center,...

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Iberostar Selection Llaut Palma

Iberostar Selection Llaut Palma is an adults-only option south of historic Palma, just minutes from the S'Arenal's long, sandy beach and next to Park Llaut. Rooms feature simple, neutral furnishings and outdoor balconies, some facing the sea. Guests can enjoy facilities like a large spa and...

Praktik Èssens

With Hotel Praktik Èssens, you get a comfy boutique hotel, a perfumery, and a historic building constructed by an award-winning architect, all just down the street from Casa Batlló. Enjoy walking to many of the city's sites, then relax in the hotel's lounge with its 24/7 coffee and tea bar, plus...

Aurea Catedral Hotel

Áurea Catedral encompasses several historic houses and preserves its history in unique ways, such as with ​​Neo-Pompeian paintings on its facade and a private archeological area with old stone ruins. You can enjoy breakfast or a drink in the inner courtyard of a 16th-century manor house or relax...

Oriente Palace Apartments

The location of Oriente Palace Apartments (and rooms) across from the Royal Palace influences its decor. Rooms have hardwood floors, chandeliers, wood-beamed ceilings, and period furnishings. Some have views of the Plaza de Oriente and the Palace. Enjoy complimentary breakfast at the restaurant...

Room Mate Valeria Hotel

Right at the edge of the hip SOHO district, marina, and start of the Old Town, Room Mate Valeria Hotel has a prime location walkable to every city site. You can also enjoy the fantastic rooftop terrace with a heated pool, sundeck, and bar with incredible sea views and vistas of Castillo de...

Casa Palacio VillaZambra

Enjoy some of the best views of Puente Nuevo and El Tajo Gorge from Casa Palacio VillaZambria, a small hotel set in a historic manor. The outside is bright, fresh, welcoming, and has incredible views. However, the interiors could use a refresh, though most of the rooms offer comfortable quarters,...

Hotel Francisco I

Right on Calle del Arenal (one of Madrid's most popular pedestrian streets) and just down the street from the famous Chocolatería San Ginés, Francisco I Boutique Hotel is stylish and comfy. You'll enjoy breakfast in the inner courtyard but can also sip a cocktail from the lobby lounge or relax in...

Only YOU Hotel Atocha

This Only YOU hotel sits right across the street from Atocha, so it's a great pick for those with a late train arrival or early departure. The hotel's design maintains its unique past, and you'll find lots of fun spaces, including breakfast served from a bakery hut, a barbershop, and a food...

Gran Hotel Ingles

Gran Hotel Inglés offers comfort and history as the first luxury accommodation in Madrid, opening in 1886. Enjoy the Art Deco ambiance in the lobby, with its cocktail and sherry bar, plus a breakfast buffet and afternoon tea service. The onsite restaurant features a gourmet tapas menu and puts a...

Joya del Casco Boutique Hotel

Joya Del Casco Boutique Hotel is housed in a 19th-century building once used by Sevillian academics, so it's no surprise that you'll find stately lounges and a small library inside. You can also enjoy the rooftop terrace, a highlight with a plunge pool, sundeck, bar, and outdoor shower. Rooms are...

Hotel DO Plaça Reial

Stay right around the corner from La Rambla and on the historic Plaça Reial, within walking distance of the city's major sites. Grab a room with views of the square to take advantage of the location, or relax in a suite with a private terrace and plunge pool. The hotel also features a rooftop...

Corral del Rey

Just around the corner from the Museo del Baile Flamenco, Corral del Rey is the perfect spot to experience the history of Seville. You'll be in a 17th-century building and within walking distance of nearly all the city sites. Enjoy breakfast at the onsite restaurant and relax on the rooftop...

EME Catedral Mercer

Stay right across the street from the Catedral de Seville with the EME Cathedral Hotel, a beautiful 16th-century building with historical details. The hotel has some of the best views of the Cathedral from its rooftop terrace, complete with an outdoor pool and bar. You can also relax in the spa...

Yurbban Passage Hotel & Spa

The historic Yurbban Passage Hotel & Spa features an organic, vegan spa, one of the first of its kind. Enjoy a complimentary 30-minute spa session per guest to experience the spa's water circuit, though you can opt for more time and treatments. Sleep well in elegant rooms, then enjoy the...

Madeinterranea Suites

Choose from standard double rooms or apartments with one or two bedrooms at Madeinterranea Suites. You'll find the two accommodation options in separate buildings about a six-minute walk from one another, though both are in the historic city center and walkable to all the sites. Rooms are simple...

NH Collection Amistad Córdoba Hotel

Stay in the heart of the city's Jewish Quarter at NH Collection Amistad Córdoba, around the corner from sites like the Capilla Mudéjar de San Bartolomé mosque and Córdoba Synagogue. The historic hotel does a good job bringing its past to the building and common areas, though the rooms lack...

Petit Palace Posada del Peine

This Petite Palace property lets you sleep in Madrid's first boutique hotel, over 400 years old. You can see one of the arched entranceways to Plaza Mayor from the hotel's front door, and you'll be within walking distance of other sites, such as the Royal Palace and Puerta del Sol. The hotel is...

Hotel Casa 1800 Sevilla

Hotel Casa 1800 Seville puts you in the middle of all the action yet on a charming side street, so you get the best of both worlds. Enjoy being within walking distance to all the major sites and rest your feet on the rooftop terrace with its bar, outdoor pool, and city views. The dining area and...

Hotel Boutique Teatro Romano

Step outside the hotel, and you'll be among the city's ancient history, kitty-corner from the Teatro Romano and Alcazaba. Hotel Boutique Teatro Romano offers rooms with views of these historic sites, plus a filling breakfast buffet in a charming dining area. Enjoy being steps from the city's...

Hotel Montelirio

Only a few hotels sit atop the El Tajo Gorge cliffs next to the Puente Nuevo, and Hotel Montelirio is one. Set in the historic Old Town, enjoy views of the bridge and gorge from your room or the plunge pool. The onsite restaurant is popular with the public, offering unmatched vistas to go with...

Catalonia Ronda

Stay in the heart of Ronda, just across the street from the city's famous bullring and just two minutes from Puente Nuevo and the El Tajo Gorge. Choose a room with a balcony and views over the bullring, or opt for a suite with a private terrace and pool. You can also enjoy the views from the...

Room Mate Leo

Stay right in Granada's downtown, directly on a busy shopping street and steps away from sites like Plaza de Bib-Rambla, Catedral de Granada, and the Albaicín. Room Mate Leo offers simple rooms yet outdoes itself with a top-floor breakfast buffet and a rooftop terrace with Alhambra views. This is...

Palacio de Santa Inés Hotel

Palacio de Santa Inés gives you a quiet option in the buzz of the Albaicín. The hotel used two 16th-century Mudejar buildings to create its space, and you'll notice several preserved elements, including wooden terraces in its traditional inner courtyard. Top-floor rooms with balconies and...

Hotel Casa de Colón

As a family-owned property, you'll always find one of the members working at Hotel Boutique Casa de Colón, and they'd be happy to share the renovation story of this 18th-century manor house. The inner courtyard and incredible stained glass windows are just two of the endless little details that...

Cortijo La Organic

Stay in a historic cortijo (farmhouse) from the 19th century, surrounded by olive groves, lavender fields, and mountain views. Just a 10-minute drive to Ronda, Cortijo LA Organic offers a minimalist vibe to complement the countryside. All the rooms have balconies, bathtubs, and beautiful views....

El Rey Moro Hotel Boutique

Set in the city center on a pedestrian street, El Rey Moro Hotel Boutique has one of the most charming inner courtyards, restored from the 16th century. Besides relaxing in the courtyard, enjoy meals at the onsite restaurant, 24/7 drinks at the bar, late afternoon snacks, and free bikes to...

Hotel The Principal

Stay in Gran Vía's very first five-star hotel, one that upholds the property's exclusivity and elegance. Sleep well in stately rooms, some with balconies facing the famous avenue, and enjoy relaxing on the rooftop terrace—one of the best in the city. When hungry, explore the nearby districts...

Hotel España Ramblas

Step back in time when staying at Hotel España Ramblas, one of the oldest in the city and one with Modernist charms. You'll be right at the heart of La Rambla, next door to Gran Teatre del Liceu and Mercat de la Boqueria. Enjoy spacious rooms, a rooftop terrace, an outdoor plunge pool, a tapas...

Hotel Rec Barcelona

Stay steps away from the beautiful Arc de Triomf and Ciutadella Park with this adults-only hotel. Though set in the historic El Born neighborhood, the property has a starkly modern façade and standard furnishings and decor. Enjoy breakfast from the top-floor dining area with its exceptional city...

Mercer Hotel Barcelona

Mercer Hotel is an elegant property with a unique history and numerous medieval architectural elements. Enjoy common spaces, like the inner courtyard with blooming orange trees, an onsite restaurant, a gastro bar, a cocktail bar, and one of Barcelona's most beautiful rooftop terraces. Spacious...

Hotel Madinat

You'll feel like a friend at Hotel Madinat, welcomed by one of the five passionate owners who saved this 18th-century house from ruin. Today, it emulates its past with so many unique details that you have to experience the hotel to understand its full story. Besides cozy rooms, you can also enjoy...

Hotel Cetina Sevilla

This standard hotel offers a unique mix of old and young with historic preservations meeting trendy, hipster decor. Relax in the lounges with furniture in bold colors, matching the room aesthetics. Bright, colorful, and hip, some room options offer private terraces with large soaking tubs. In the...

Soho Boutique Castillo Santa Catalina

This adults-only hotel blends two historic sites, a 17th-century fortress and a building from 1923 designed in the style of the Arab Renaissance. At Hotel Castillo De Santa Catalina, you can enjoy outdoor dining with some of the best sea views in the city. Though you'll be a bit out of the city...

Hotel Regina

Hotel Regina is at the energetic confluence of the Gothic Quarter, Eixample, and El Raval neighborhoods. Less than a block from La Rambla, Passeig de Gràcia, and Plaça de Catalunya, you can nearly walk to every site in the city center. Rest your feet at the end of the day in the hotel's spacious...

La Perla Blanca

The family-owned La Perla Blanca sits next to the owner's private vineyards producing the area's unique BadMan wines. Enjoy an optional tour of the vineyards, complete with a wine tasting in the property's cellar. The rooms are a bit old-fashioned yet comfy and clean. Some have private hot tubs...

Hotel Zenit Sevilla

Stay in a different neighborhood and get a sense of authentic Seville, as Hotel Zenit is in the local Triana district. This area is known for artisan crafts, delicious cuisine, and some of the best Flamenco. The hotel's location lets you explore it all, including the main sites across the canal....

Only YOU Hotel Malaga

Enjoy Only YOU Hotel Málaga's prime location at the start of the city's main shopping street, across from the port, and next to Paseo del Muelle Uno and Málaga Park. You can walk anywhere in the Old Town here, though you'll have plenty to keep you entertained at the hotel. Relax at the rooftop...

El Museo Living & Experience Club Apartments

For a unique stay, look no further than El Museo, known as "The Museum" and described as a "living and experience club." This accommodation features original or vintage mid-century furnishings and contemporary art displays in its apartments. Units are simple yet unique, and you'll find a cozy...

Hotel Boutique Anahita

With Anahita Boutique Hotel, you can stay in a building that assembles part of the city's old 15th-century wall and moat. You'll find historical elements like preserved frescoes, exposed brick, and a restaurant in the traditional inner courtyard. Relax in quiet rooms when not exploring the city,...

Hotel Hospes Palacio de Los Patos

Set in a 19th-century palace, you'll enter Hospes Palacio de los Patos through tall iron gates and a grand staircase leading to a lovely lobby. But the highlight of the hotel is certainly its gardens, which feel like an oasis and nearly surround the hotel. Some of the rooms have preserved...

Suites La Posada De Pilar

Suites La Posada De Pilar is a great option for those looking for apartments. Set in a unique and historical neighborhood, Santa Marina, you'll be a little off the beaten path yet still walkable to all the city's main sites. Apartments are bright, airy, and fresh, and the historic house...

Musik Boutique Hotel

Musik Boutique Hotel is a simple option that perfectly blends its 18th-century history with modern comfort. The minimalist yet warm rooms overlook a quiet courtyard or one of the best touristic and pedestrian streets in the El Born neighborhood. You can feel the buzz as soon as you step out of...

ICON BCN by Petit Palace

ICON BCN is just one block from the famous Passeig de Gràcia and its Modernist architecture. The hotel's theme follows suit, inspired by this architectural style and the one and only Antoni Gaudí. Relax in the hip lobby lounge, sip drinks from the craft cocktail bar, or lounge on the outdoor sun...

Hotel Pulitzer Barcelona

Just steps away from La Rambla and Plaça de Catalunya, Hotel Pulitzer makes it easy to explore the city. After the hotel's renovation, it received recognition as ​​one of the country's best sustainability and rehabilitation projects. Sleep soundly in stately and comfy rooms, enjoy a homey...

Wellington Hotel & Spa Madrid

Enjoy your stay in Salamanca, one of the poshest neighborhoods in Madrid and within walking distance of sites like El Retiro Park, Prado Museum, and Gran Vía. The hotel's spa is beautiful and spacious, with body treatments, a soaking tub, a Finnish spa, and a Hamman. If you like to enjoy your...

Only You Boutique Hotel

This might be Madrid's coolest boutique hotel; a 19th-century mansion converted into a stylish, hip, and eclectic accommodation that feels like a resort with so many eateries and common spaces. The lounge was once the old Padrino book shop, and the property holds on to that cozy past. You'll also...

Artrip Hotel

Stay in the hip Lavapies neighborhood on its main street lined with tapas bars and local shops. Enjoy experiencing a residential area while still being able to walk to many city sites, like El Rastro flea market and El Retiro Park. The rooms are simple, but the value and staff are...

Hotel Palacio de Santa Paula, Autograph Collection

For a truly serene hotel, consider Palacio de Santa Paula, named after the building it encompasses, the 16th-century Santa Paula convent. Part of the hotel also includes a 12th-century house, so you'll find large and small inner courtyards, plus picturesque nooks and crannies throughout the...

Shine Albayzín Hotel

If you want your first steps outside the hotel to be on the historic Carrera del Darro, which follows the small river at the foot of the Alhambra, this is the place for you. The city's energetic buzz is at your doorstep, and you can easily walk to all the sites in the Albaicín neighborhood. The...

Villa Oniria

Though set a little outside the city center, Villa Oniria feels like the perfect reprieve. Its 19th-century palace contains a neoclassical interior yet preserves its traditional Andalusian courtyard with a quiet garden. Enjoy dining at the onsite restaurant or relax in the hotel's cozy fireside...

Hotel Catalonia Reina Victoria

This Victorian-style villa constructed in 1906 was once the home of a German poet. Today, Hotel Catalonia Reina Victoria Wellness & Spa offers some of the best views in the city along with beautiful rooms. You can spend your time relaxing at the outdoor pool and hot tub, on the terrace...

Hotel La Fuente de la Higuera

Just a 15-minute drive from Ronda, Hotel La Fuente de la Higuera feels tucked away in the countryside. The owners converted a historic olive mill to create the hotel, and you can enjoy being surrounded by olive groves. Rooms are bright, chic, and comfortable with balconies. You can relax at the...

Balcón de Córdoba Hotel

The Balcón de Córdoba Hotel gets its name from the rooftop terrace views, opening up to the Mezquita-Catedral. The staff is exceptionally kind and accomodating, working hard to offer a tranquil reprieve with leafy courtyards, refreshing drinks, delicious meals, and neutral tones. Enjoy perusing...

Hotel Hospes Palacio del Bailío

Live Córdoba's Roman past by staying in a villa of the same era, complete with preserved ruins, an inner courtyard, and underground baths. The rooms offer glimpses of the past, too, with hand-painted walls, century-old frescoes, and stone archways. Take a swim in the outdoor pool or opt for the...

Hotel Soho Boutique Cordoba

Soho Boutique Córdoba is a great option for those wanting to stay near the train station rather than in the city's historic core. If you're arriving late or leaving early by train, the hotel is just a quick five-minute walk away and still within 20 minutes of the Mezquita-Catedral and Puente...

Hotel Hacienda Posada de Vallina

Hotel Posada de Vallina is across the street from the Mezquita-Catedral, so it doesn't get much better location-wise. Plus, the same builders of the mosque constructed the hotel's house. Enjoy all the historical elements in the lobby and courtyard, but keep in mind that the rooms are a bit...

Patios del Orfebre

Experience Córdoba's famous terraces by staying at Patios del Orfebre, a 16th-century home with a preserved inner courtyard patio. Set in the Jewish Quarter, you'll be around the corner from the 14th-century city gate, Puerta de Almodóvar, and all the major sites are within walking distance....

H10 Palacio Colomera

H10 Palacio Colomera allows you to stay in a renovated 19th-century palace, once home to counts. The location is directly on Plaza de las Tendillas, an energetic square in the middle of the city with plenty of outdoor restaurants and beautiful fountains. You can easily walk to all the major sites...

La Llave de la Judería

La Llave de la Juderia is the "key to the Jewish Quarter," a hotel made of three different historic houses with no two rooms the same. Though some might find the decor a little too old-fashioned, it definitely channels the classic past. Highlights include the multiple "corners," including two...

Hotel Alhambra Palace

The Hotel Alhambra Palace isn't in the Alhambra; instead, the creator used the Nasrid's grand building as inspiration, opening this luxury accommodation in 1910. The interiors are truly stunning, and the entire hotel sits on a cliff with views of the city, Sierra Nevada mountain range, and the...

Hotel Amadeus

Hotel Amadeus offers a lot of character, as it was once an 18th-century Sevillian mansion. The property's music theme flows through all the rooms and common areas, and you can enjoy time on the rooftop terrace with its saltwater pool and hot tub. Opt for a room with a private patio or in-room...

Yurbban Trafalgar Hotel

"Live as a native" while staying at Yurbban Trafalgar, following the hotel's motto emphasizing local experiences. The breakfast has an unmistakable "home-cooked" feel, while the onsite restaurant experiments with unique and daring combinations. Since you'll be in the heart of the city, opt to...

Soho Boutique Palacio San Gabriel

Spend your nights in a former 19th-century palace in Ronda's most historic area. ​​Soho Boutique Palacio San Gabriel maintains the building's character, and you'll see many historical elements in the rooms, too. Relax on the typical Andalusian inner patio, read a book in the fireside lounge, sip...

Parador de Ronda

Parador de Ronda allows you to be on the top of it all, directly next to Puente Nuevo on the El Tajo Gorge. Since the hotel takes up three sides of a cliff, the corner rooms have incredible views. You can also enjoy these vistas from the hotel's two restaurants, outdoor terraces, and outdoor...

Hotel Macià Alfaros

Though not a historic hotel, Macia Alfaros gets the job done with a comfortable space and great location just north of the Templo Romano and Plaza de la Corredera. The hotel used traditional culture and architecture as inspiration, so you can relax in the open-air courtyard with stone flooring or...

Hotel Mercer Sevilla

This luxury hotel in the El Arenal neighborhood offers a boutique experience and a unique location. You'll be within walking distance to nearly everything, plus spoiled for tapas bars in the neighboring maze of side streets. The standard rooms feel like they could use a little more elegance to...

Palacio de Villapanés

Hotel Palacio de Villapanes transformed an 18th-century palace into a beautiful hotel with historical details like wood-beamed ceilings and unique tiling. Go for a palace room or suite to truly feel luxurious and spend time relaxing on the rooftop terrace with its plunge pool, sundeck, and bar....

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M House Hotel

M House Hotel is a small boutique option with just about 30 rooms, meaning you'll enjoy a quieter stay while still in the city's center. The rooms are modern and cozy with a few stylish details, and the hotel offers a two-bedroom option with a private patio. Guests can enjoy meals at the bistro...

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Hotel San Lorenzo—Adults Only

Hotel San Lorenzo offers a simple stay in the historic part of Palma, just a few minutes on foot from major sites like the cathedral and Llotja building. Though rooms are simple, they're spacious and comfortable with antique furniture. Some options feature historical details from the building's...

Parador de Granada

Stay at one of Spain's famous Paradores, a trend of turning historic sites into accommodations. Parador de Granada is in a 15th-century convent on the Alhambra grounds, giving you views of the beautiful palace and its elaborate gardens. Sleep in historic rooms, relax on the sundeck, and dine at...

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Palacio Can Marqués

Palacio Can Marqués is a luxury hotel in the heart of Palma, just down the street from the Llotja de Palma and other important sites. Once a palace, the property offers historical decor paying homage to its past, and many rooms offer opulent decor and amenities. Guests can enjoy meals at the...

Casa del Capitel Nazari Hotel

For basic yet historic accommodation, Hotel Casa Del Capitel Nazarí is a good option. The hotel is in a restored 16th-century palace with original wood ceilings and other historical elements, plus an ideal location in the Albaicín neighborhood. Though these are the property's main perks and the...