Luxury holidays are a great way to unwind and enjoy some much deserved pampering. For those planning an indulgent European getaway, here are 8 of the most luxurious hotels on the continent.
Grand Palladium Palace Ibiza Resort & Spa, Ibiza
The island of Ibiza may be a party mecca but travel away from the tourist hot spots and you’ll find quaint seaside villages and spectacular rural scenery. It’s a versatile destination, perfect for young, old, couples and families. Stay at this five star retreat and you can be guaranteed exceptional service. Famed for its spa, it offers a truly memorable experience where guests can enjoy a range of therapies or unwind in a hydrotherapy pool.
Insotel Cala Mandia Resort, Mallorca
Situated within a five minute drive of the sleepy town of Porto Cristo, guests have easy access the main attractions of Mallorca. This region is famed for its laidback beachside bars and authentic restaurants serving up steaming plates of paella. The five star resort offers direct beach access, beautifully designed rooms and a huge variety of sports activities and world-class facilities to keep the most active of holidaymakers happy
Hotel Club Jandia Princess, Fuerteventura
Boasting over 150 beaches, you’ll have no problem finding a spot to lay your towel in Fuerteventura. The island is also regarded to be among the best in the world for kite surfing and windsurfing. The Hotel Club Jandia Princess offers five star luxury in stunning surroundings overlooking the Atlantic. There’s also designated adults-only areas that offer the perfect seclusion for a relaxing couples’ holiday.
Blue Lagoon Resort, Kos
With over 300 days of sunshine a year, the Greek Island of Kos is a firm holiday favorite. It’s great for fans of the outdoors with plenty of exciting pursuits from watersports to hiking and mountain biking. Climb to the summit of the highest point, Mount Dikeos and you’ll be rewarded with spectacular views, especially at sunset. When the sun sinks, you can look forward to an exceptional dining experience with your all-inclusive status at the Blue Lagoon resort. Aside from the great cuisine, there’s extensive family-friendly facilities from a kid’s club to an impressive splash park.
Hotel La Palma Princess & Spa, La Palma
The often overlooked La Palma is one of the smaller of the Canary Islands but what it lacks in size, it more than makes up for in natural beauty. Enjoy a day spent hiking across the lunar like landscape of this volcanic island or lounge under the sun at a black sand beach. Alternatively, relax at this hotel where guests are encouraged to make use of the spa, take an aromatherapy session or indulge in an a body wrap. An extensive choice of eateries offer something to suit everyone with international dishes served alongside local specialties.
Hotel H10 Conquistador, Tenerife
The largest of the Canary Islands attracts millions of visitors each year. Many of the resort towns are lined with golden stretches of shoreline providing plenty of family-friendly entertainment, and the coast is also lined with restaurants and bars to grab refreshments in. This hotel is situated in Playa de las Americas, and boasts direct beach access and is within walking distance to the shops and restaurants of the promenade. Tennis courts, two swimming pools and nightly live shows are just some of the highlights at this magnificent retreat.
The King Jason Paphos, Cyprus
The charming harbor town of Paphos on the island of Cyprus offers a combination of old world charm and secluded beaches. Visitors can explore the many historic sites such as the ancient, Tombs of the Kings. This tranquil hotel offers a range of apartments, all equipped with a terraced balcony and spacious bathrooms complete with a deep soaking tub. This oasis is perfectly suited for a romantic escape.
Treat yourself to an all-inclusive holiday at one of these world class retreats and you’re guaranteed an unforgettable break in the sun.