This month The New York Times Travel Section features “8 European Hotels That Feel Like Home. Only Better.” Ranking the Sant Francesc Hotel Singular in Palma de Mallorca as one of Europe’s best.
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The common criteria linking the 8 hotels that ‘conjure up a sense of home’ include the warmth of the proprietors, the intimacy of the property and the coziness of the rooms.
About the Sant Francesc Hotel Singular in Palma de Mallorca, they say: “The hotel takes its name from the neighboring Franciscan monastery on its square, but there’s nothing frugal about the place, where many rooms have original frescoes, moldings and wood-beam ceilings. A collection of contemporary art and photography, a rooftop pool and a dining terrace in a garden update the restored palace.”
The full list of 8 European Hotels That Feel Like Home. Only Better are:
Batty Langley’s, London, England
Eumelia, Laconia, Greece
La Borde Maison d’Hôtes & Spa, Burgundy, France
La Maison, Sahraouis, Germany
Masseria Trapanà, Puglia, Italy
Pulitzer Amsterdam, Holland
Casa Modesta, Algarve, Portugal
Sant Francesc Hotel Singular, Palma de Majorca, Spain
Read about all 8 hotels in the The New York Times.