Garden Hotels news

  • Your summer holidays in the Balearic Islands!

    You cant’ wait for the summer? And who can! Those of us living in the Balearic Islands and on the coasts of the Mediterranean are very fortunate, since Spring and the change to summer time, we are already enjoying the magical sun light, announcing the arrival of the summer months.
  • An Adults-Only hotel to conquer them all

    The most romantic and exclusive holidays, full of comfort, sun, beach fun and a delicious cuisine await you in Majorca, at our Garden Holiday Village hotel, an adults only hotel in Playa de Muro capable of captivating anyone who visits it, even the most demanding travellers. Located next to the largest natural park in Majorca, S’Albufera, it is surrounded by incredible gardens and has direct access to the beach.
  • Destinations to enjoy, relax, and practice sports

    The time to start thinking about your summer holidays has already arrived. Spring is here and we have won back some hours of daylight and so, it is time to start looking, comparing and choosing a destination that best suits your needs. We at Garden Hotels, have decided to provide our guests and alternative possibility to enjoy your holidays. As well as sun and beach, what do you think about combining rest, pleasure and sports?
  • For the best dad in the world...

    Because Dad has always been, is and will be the best dad in the world. At Garden Hotels we want to give you the opportunity to show him like he deserves. Surprise him with a hug and direct ticket to Mallorca, where you will find everything ready at our hotel in Playa de Muro, the Playa Garden Selection Hotel & Spa, one of the best accommodations in the north of the island.
  • What to eat in Almeria this Easter?

    To experience Easter in Andalusia is a real privilege. In this region of southern Spain, Easter is celebrated in a unique way, full of passion, devotion and deep rooted traditions that are reflected in all aspects of life, from the daily routines of local population, their leisure time and, of course, its gastronomy.
  • The essential locations in Almeria

    One of our favourite places in Spain. One of our perfect destinations when we are looking for tranquillity, sun, beach and nature... Hiking routes, water sports, hidden coves in completely unspoilt and protected natural environments, charming traditional villages, with locals ready to embrace visitors and many plans to enjoy outdoor. Who can say no to this?
  • FITUR 2016: Participate and win a fantastic prize!

    On your marks, get set, go... Fitur! This week, at the IFEMA fairgrounds in Madrid, takes place one of the most important events in our industry, the Tourism Fair of Madrid (FITUR). We would like to celebrate it with all of you, so please come and visit us at stand 8A14, pavilion 8, and meet Garden Hotels’ team. You will find out the latest news on destinations, hotels and holiday proposals that we have prepared for you this year. There is also a very special surprise, read carefully…
  • Detox plan: should we start preparing for the summer?

    There are no more excuses, it is time to get down to work. The Christmas holidays, the oversized meals and long family gatherings are all over, making it the ideal time to consider organizing a good start to the year, look after yourself and prepare for this years holidays. It is said that the best thing to overcome the end of the holidays and the return to daily routine, is to look for something that excites us and gives us the energy to accomplish our goals. And, of course, there are few motivators like dreaming about perfect beaches, the sun and the good life.
  • Holidays with added value: Discover Garden Values

    Traveling is no longer what it used to be, it is much better! Every moment, every experience, from the accommodation to the activities on arrival, everything should have an added value that allows each traveller to enjoy a tailor made trip, with everything you need always at your fingertips. This is how we understand it at Garden Hotels.
  • Gift hope, gift a holiday with Garden Hotels

    We have the best Christmas gift idea you can imagine, at a very affordable price. This year you will not have to spend so much on present. How? It is very simple. At Garden Hotels we suggest you give a holiday as a present, you only have to choose a destination, hotel, room type and take advantage today of our special offers for early bookings.
  • Merry Christmas by Garden Hotels

    The secret of happiness is been able to share it with your loved ones. Happiness is having hopes and dreams, and to move forward in life enjoying every step you take, making the road to your goals precious, unique and unforgettable. Happiness is being with those we love, all together, without time limits, obligations, daily routines.
  • Garden Hotel’s commitment to local flavours and organic foods

    We are what we eat and our health depends on it. That is why, at Garden Hotels we have taken very seriously what types of produce we serve in our restaurants and buffets. We believe that there is no better way than to partner with experts, those that take care of our land and environment so that it reaches our plates in perfect conditions, the Ecological Agricultural Production Association of Mallorca Association (APAEMA).
  • Do you need a break? Escape to Cabo de Gata, Almeria

    One month after the start of the school year is more than enough to consume all your energy. Daily routine is handled much worse after a holiday, and even worse when the days are getting shorter, the nights are colder and the sun is hidden behind grey clouds.
  • Do you need a break? Escape to Cabo de Gata, Almeria

    One month after the start of the school year is more than enough to consume all your energy. Daily routine is handled much worse after a holiday, and even worse when the days are getting shorter, the nights are colder and the sun is hidden behind grey clouds.
  • Holiday sustainable by Garden Hotels

    Nature lovers, healthy activities, healthy food, dedicated care for the environment, we have the holiday you were looking for. A different proposal: ecological, clean and authentic. In conclusion, a new way of understanding and experiencing a holiday and in particular, the accommodation at your destination.
  • Fall in love with Majorca

    Come and fall in love with Majorca. Immerse yourself in the famous island of calmness, dive in its pristine waters and let yourself go and enjoy the slow rhythm of its villages, fields, beaches... Come and get ready for a unique experience, a travel proposal for two, specially designed for you to enjoy in the essence of this magical destination. Bring out your most romantic side and surprise your partner with the holiday you have always dreamed of.
  • Playa Garden, the best environmentally friendly hotel in 2015

    Being the best environmentally-friendly hotel in 2015 is a real privilege and it is the result of a continuous effort of a team that is well aware of the importance that our guests and the environment are always the centre of all our attentions.
  • Quality awards for Garden Hotels

    Best quality for food and drink, best collaboration relationship... Everything you wish for, in the best holiday destination. At Garden Hotels we are in luck because this month, we are celebrating two new awards for our work in tourism. On this occasion the award was granted by the Dutch tour operator Corendon, one of the most exclusive and important in the Netherlands.
  • Playa de Muro, second best beach destination

    If anyone doubted (we certainly do not), Playa de Muro repeats second place in the Top 10 best beach destinations. It is, after Hondarribia, the beach with the best on line reputation, which means that it is considered the best by travellers visiting the area who then leave their comments on the Internet. In this case Trivago is the company which produced the report which gave us this information.
  • A different party for different people

    You are distinct and for that reason you would like that every trip you make is also different, even if you return to a place you have already visited. You are looking for original and exciting sensations that make you feel unique..
  • Travel with your friends this summer 2015

    They are the best things that ever happened to you, those who are always there to help you, the ones that guarantee fun and laughs even en the saddest days. They are essential in your life. This is why at Garden Hotels we invite you to surprise them this summer by organizing a holiday with your group of friends to one of our hotels in Almeria, Majorca, Ibiza, Minorca and Huelva. You will have at your disposal endless adventures without leaving the hotel and the comforts of a 4 star accommodation.
  • Our favourite guests are almost here!

    There is almost no time left, you can feel the contained energy, the laughter… life! They are here, our favourite guests! Yes, the funniest, the most original, those that are capable of converting every summer into a non-stop adventure. We are eagerly awaiting them with many novelties that they will enjoy from day one.
  • Ready for Ironman 2015?

    The definite countdown for the sporting event of the year in Majorca. In Alcudia during the month of May we will celebrate a new edition of Ironman 70.3 which will reunite, once again, hundreds of sports fans and elite triathletes from all over the world to demonstrate just how far they can go, with effort, a trained body and strength of mind.
  • Now or never: hurry up, your holiday awaits you!

    April is here and the Mediterranean is taking shape, warming up and getting ready to offer its infinite turquoise blue water where you can drown your stress and the obligations that weigh you down during the year. After Easter Week with the smiles and gratitude of our guests still present in our memory, here at Garden Hotels we now have our sight firmly fixed on our big event: summertime.
  • Hiking in Almeria

    Nature lovers, excursion and open-air sport fans, and for those who like to discover new routes in the place they visit: listen up! Today we have a plan for you, a holiday proposal for this Holy Week that will certainly impress you: hiking in Almería. It does sound good, doesn’t it? So, take good note, because this is only a small outline: to really enjoy it, you will have to start to plan you travel now.
  • Alcudia Garden Aparthotel, the official hotel of the fifth edition of the Spanish Para-Badminton International Tournament

    This will be a very special week for Port de Alcudia and Majorca, as it will host the fifth edition of the Spanish Para-Badminton International from 25th to 29th of March. This voluntary sports championship will feature over a hundred players from 20 different countries, which will be classified by a team of doctors and physiotherapists into different categories that comprehends the Para-badminton sport.
  • Majorca your own way

    Every traveller is different and we have our own way to discover and appreciate things, landscapes, unexpected situations and little moments. The same destination can be a thousand times different: it depends on the eyes who look at it, on the persons with whom you experience it and the moment in your life. Moreover, there are special places that, even if you visit them repeatedly, they always look different. Like Majorca, an island that, if you have never seen it, you should note it down in your route map for 2015. It’s the place to be.
  • Playa de Muro, among the best beaches in Spain

    Not everyone knows about it, but in the north of Majorca we have one of the best beaches in the world, Playa de Muro beach, a sandy area about 5 km long facing the bay of Alcudia.
  • The Inca Garden Hotels Athletics Club will participate in the Spanish National Cross running Championship

    Five members of the Inca Garden Hotels Athletics Club will compete in the Individual Cross running Spanish National Championship to be held on the 15th of March in Alcobendas, Madrid. The chosen runners, who will be representing the Balearic Islands, have been selected by the FAIB and their names are, Antoni Roldan and Guillem Duran in the male category and Eva Moreda, Sebastiana Llabrés and Carolina Sitges in the female category.
  • The biggest party in the Balearic Islands

    There is always a good reason for a celebration and the people in the Balearic Islands know how to party like no others. Just a few days ago Palma and Sa Pobla celebrated their patron saints’ days and shortly all the islands together will get out their party clothes to commemorate the day of approval of the statute of autonomy, on 1st March, 32 years ago.
  • Garden and Friends, the other side of Fitur 2015

    The 35th edition of FITUR, the International Tourism Fair organized by IFEMA, welcomed more than 125,000 trade professionals from 165 countries which represents an increase of 12% participation by businesses and therefore confirms the drive of the tourist sector.
  • Always travel connected

    Forget about daily routine, turn off your computer, go out and enjoy the sea, relax at a spa, dedicate a morning to reading a good book… So, while we would like you to forget about your screen and the virtual world, and that you treat yourself to thousands of experiences, we offer a complete free Wi-Fi access at our hotel Playa Garden Hotel & Spa, so that you can boast about your holidays.
  • Do you like cycling? We have something for you...

    If you are amongst those who always travel with their bicycle, you are in luck. At Garden Hotels we have designed a complete programme of holidays in Majorca just to practice cycling.
  • We have the pleasure of introducing you to... Woogi!

    The 2015 holidays will be full of novelties. Apart from the new proposals and installations we have designed to surprise you at our hotels in Majorca, Huelva, Almeria and Ibiza, this year we are even happier than past years, we are launching our mascot!
  • Majorca prepares to celebrate its winter festivities

    Sant Antoni and Sant Sebastian are important dates in January, most especially for residents and those visiting Majorca during this time of year. With the excesses of the holidays still present, the island prepares to celebrate the most important festivities of the winter. Bonfires, fireworks and correfocs, dimonis, regional dances and traditional popular foods make January one of the liveliest months to enjoy in Majorca.
  • We guarantee a smile during your holidays

    Games, theme parties, dinner by the sea, cocktails, daily entertainment for all ages, excursions and guided tours ... At Garden Hotels we guarantee a smile during your 2015 summer holidays. How? We have designed for our hotels in Majorca, Minorca and Almeria a special program for families. Dare to find out on your next summer holidays!
  • Book in advance and enjoy all its advantages

    Early Booking is one of the best ways to book your dream hotel, at the best online rate, without sacrificing comfort. The main advantage that this type of reservation that we provide on our website, is that you can choose freely the dates that bests suits you, the best rooms, the most complete services and the amenities that you desire.
  • Discovering Cala Millor, Majorca

    The east coast of Majorca is one of the most popular tourist claims of the island, especially for those looking to escape to the beach and forget about daily stress and the working routines imposed by city life. The town of Cala Millor is one of the areas neuralgic centre’s, as well as an essential resort destination for families and couples that look to relax and unwind.
  • Winter sports in Majorca

    Kite Surf, trekking, Nordic Walking, canyoning, rock climbing, squash, paddle tennis, tennis, marathons, mountain bike circuits, cycle tourism… Majorca offers a wide range of outdoor sports to practice during the winter months. The pleasant climate, with mild temperatures and long sunny days, even in January, make this Mediterranean island a true paradise to enjoy a being outdoors the whole day.
  • A visit to La Victoria in Alcudia

    Alcudia is one of the most beautiful places in the north of Majorca. It has been declared an eco tourism municipality (one of the very few that exist in Spain), and throughout the territory can be found magical places where you can enjoy unique images and unforgettable moments.
  • Do you want to join the Relax & Fun at Garden Hotels?

    The 2014 summer season has not yet finished and at Garden Hotels we are already planning new services for your 2015 holidays! The idea is that you take advantage of every second of your days on Majorca, and fill it with great memories. As a result, we have designed a new entertainment concept for our 3 star hotel in Playa de Muro, the Relax & Fun Garden Holiday Village holiday package.
  • Cala Ratjada, home of the first edition of the Rafa Nadal Tour by Mapfre

    The area of Son Bessó, in Cala Ratjada (Majorca) -located next to the Green Garden hotel, the official accommodation for the event and where the majority of the children stayed- has been chosen this year as the venue to celebrate the first edition of the special values formation tournament, organised by the Rafa Nadal Foundation in collaboration with Mapfre. The Rafa Nadal Tour by Mapfre, with the young players Eduard Coronado, Carlota Martínez, Alejandro Davidovich and Guiomar Maristany as first time winners.
  • Your best excuse to travel

    For sure you have many reasons to think about your next holiday in 2015. It is very possible that you will have to wait until next summer to be able to forget your worries and relax and enjoy yourself in the sun...
  • Your Eco-holidays start here

    Welcome to the place where you start your eco holiday. Garden Hotels have at your disposal 4 hotels and apartotels in Majorca designed especially for you to enjoy your holiday in the countryside, with incredible outdoor experiences within some of the most beautiful Mediterranean scenery, situated between Alcudia bay and Ca’n Picafort, in the northern part of Majorca. They are the Playa Garden Hotel & Spa, the Hotel Green Garden, the Alcudia Garden, and the apartments Palm Garden.
  • SPA, free WiFi and family fun…What else can you ask for?

    Majorca, free WiFi, access to a complete Spa and Wellness centre without leaving the hotel, enjoyable family activities, creative gastronomy, events and special celebrations....Yes this sounds like holidays, not just any holiday but a wonderful 4 star experience created by Garden Hotels specially for you, even if you are travelling with children you can still live unforgettable days of relaxation and enjoyment.
  • Albufera in Majorca, the largest natural wetland in the Balearics

    The Albufera park in Majorca, very close to our hotel in Playa de Muro, is one of the most spectacular natural wetlands in the Mediterranean and the largest of the Balearic Islands. With great ecological richness and native species that cannot be found anywhere else on the island, it is one of the most important protected areas in Majorca.
  • Welcome to Paradise: la Flecha del Rompido

    The Flecha del Rompido in Huelva, where the Hotel Garden Playanatural, is situated, is one of the greatest natural paradises that can be found on the Costa de la Luz. This is an area of unspoiled beach framed by the spectacular mouth of the River Piedras, where the famous salt marshes are formed, very near to the Portuguese border.
  • The next holidays... just you and me!

    It is very common for the summer holidays to be always organised with family or friends, as it is easier to arrange and organise a trip. But this year it may be different. At Garden Hotels we provide several adults only hotels in Majorca and Huelva, where you’ll find a specific proposal made for couples.
  • new mascot garden hotels

    Can you help us to choose the name of our new mascot?

    In Garden Hotels we have a new mascot and we would like you to help us to find a name. Get your mini disco cd and participate in a raffle for a free stay in Garden Hotels.
  • Surfing-windsurfing-diving-sailing-are-you-up-to-it

    Surfing, windsurfing, diving, sailing ... are you up to it?

    This summer you will run out of excuses to try a new sport, at our hotels in Majorca, Almeria, Huelva, Ibiza and Minorca, we propose that you enjoy a surfing holiday, some days of sailing or some diving lessons in the Mediterranean. Choose your destination, your hotel and your experience, and enjoy a different adventure, tailor-made.
  • Choose a destination, summer is waiting for you

    Sun, beaches, mountains, sports, party, relax... The holidays are already looming on the horizon for this month of June. Countdown has begun, planning and preparations, last minute tickets and choosing the hotel, activities and sightseeing routes. If you have not yet planned your days, hurry up and choose your destination because summer is just around the corner.
  • Your ecological holidays with Garden Hotels

    Nature holidays, eco-tourism and comfortable sustainable accommodations and perfectly integrated with the surroundings… If you want to enjoy some days living in perfect harmony with the environment, the Garden’s hotels in Majorca, Minorca, Huelva, Ibiza and Almeria welcome you to enjoy their eco-experiences.
  • Spa Holiday... A luxury treat for you

    Relaxation, wellness, health, sports, everything which signifies pampering the body and mind, this is the secret of a real spa holiday, a luxury treat for you which you can enjoy in summer 2014 at one of our hotels with wellness centres in Almeria, Huelva and Majorca.
  • Holidays that change your life

    To change the sedentary lifestyle that is required by the reality in which we live, is one of the imperatives that more and more people increasingly are trying to meet. Put aside laziness and take charge of your time, dedicate more time to looking after yourself, live well, enjoying every day and valuing every moment. Erase routine sounds harder than it really is. For this reason from Garden Hotels we want to propose that you convert your next holiday into the starting point for a new way of life, more free, healthy, relaxed and full of experiences to remember.
  • Proposals that make a difference

    Now that summer is a little nearer we want to tell you about some proposals that Garden Hotels have prepared for you and your family at our hotels in Majorca, Minorca and Almeria. A range of plans and diversion that for sure you will not be able to resist and they will be the perfect excuse to start every day with a smile.
  • Retamar, a destination to visit with the family

    Retamar and the new urbanization of El Toyo are two of the most important touristic centres in Almeria. Valued for their exceptional location, just a short distance from the Natural Park of Cabo de Gata - Nijar, they offer complete services and proposals for holidays for all tastes. A wide range of possibilities for all the family, total comfort and near to one of the most spectacular areas of Andalusia.
  • Easter week... Majorca or Almeria?

    Here we are almost on holiday. Easter week 2014 is nearly here and this is the time to book one of those relaxing breaks, which we promised ourselves during the long hard winter months. There is no excuse, now is the time to decide on a destination, book an hotel and pack your suitcase. It is time to start a new adventure!
  • The most photographed location in Huelva

    The Marshlands of Odiel is one of those unique natural settings with which Huelva surprises its visitors. Full of contrasts and autochthonous fauna, this great space that is formed at the estuary of the river Odiel, is one of the most photographed places of the province and, according to those that visit it, it is an essential location to visit on the coast of Huelva.
  • An unbeatable challenge: The 1st mountain campus in 2014

    During this month, Majorca will be the scenario of one of the most interesting mountaineering events in Spain, the 1st Campus of Mountain Races organized by the Balearic National Mountaineering and Climbing Team, and our apartments hotel in Alcudia, the Alcudia Garden.
  • Cycle tourism in Cabo de Gata

    The months of January, February and March are the best months weather wise, to enjoy a short escapade to Almeria and enjoy with family or friends a circuit of cycle tourism routes through the spectacular natural area of Cabo de Gata.
  • What is the perfect gift for San Valentine’s Day? You!

    Ties, books, chocolates, a handbag, a pair of shoes, we often complicate our life’s looking for the perfect gift with which to surprise our partner on Valentine’s Day, and then afterwards, we always end up discovering that the best way to get a smile from them is to share our time together. A special dinner, taking breakfast to bed, or why not, a plane ticket to an island in the Mediterranean where to spend a long and relaxing weekend.
  • 2014, a year full of surprises

    We have not yet saved the memories of this past summer and the Christmas holidays are right round the corner. Time flies, so at Garden hotels we are completely centered preparing for the new holiday season of 2014, with which we hope to surprise you.
  • Preparing the festivities of Sant Antoni in the Balearic IslandsPreparing-the-festivities-of-Sant-Antoni-in-the-Balearic-Islands

    In the Balearic Islands, the year starts full of festivities and traditional celebrations, some of which are considered the best holiday events of the whole year. This is the case of Sant Antoni Abad in Majorca, a big festivity that every 17th of January fills the streets of the villages on the island of joy and celebration, especially those in the North.
  • A guide to Majorca’s autumn fairs.

    Autumn is the time of year that concentrates the greatest number of traditional fairs in Majorca, and particularly, in the northern part of the island, where towns and residents are still very much tied to agriculture and live stock, that used to be the main source of income in Majorca.
  • Discover the best Adults Only plan

    We all know that it is not the same to travel with your partner or with children so, at Garden Hotels we have prepared a special package of activities and services so that, from time to time, you escape from daily routine and you give yourself a treat. A romantic trip to the Mediterranean or a relaxing weekend in the coast of Huelva or Almeria.
  • A different way to travel

    Travelling is an experience that everyone lives in their own way. There is no two identical travellers or two identical moments, so every journey, even though it might be the same destination, is always different. At Garden Hotels, we wanted to make that “difference in journeys” our way of working. Offering all our clients a unique proposal, tailor made.
  • Autumn at the best golf courses in Andalusia

    Autumn is one of the best times of year to enjoy outdoor sports in Andalusia. All through October, the temperature is mild, the sun still shines and sports and cultural activities become the perfect alternative to spend a few days away from daily routine and stress.
  • Platja de Muro

    05 de Agosto de 2013 · Family Specials

    Platja de Muro, primera playa de Baleares en obtener el certificado medioambiental EMAS

    Esta zona del litoral norte mallorquín obtiene la máxima acreditación europea en sistemas de gestión medioambiental, todo un reconocimiento al esfuerzo realizado en el municipio durante los últimos años. Platja de Muro también ha recibido la renovación de la calificación ISO 14001 obtenida en 2010, que ahora incluye la gestión de la destacada Unidad de la Policía Acuática de la localidad.
  • 25 de mayo de 2013

    Experience Nature with Garden Hotels

    Taking advantage of the holidays to escape from the city and immerse into the placid countryside lifestyle is one of those luxuries that more and more people look for when trying to organise a holiday, whatever the time of year: a destination that combines the convenience of services that can be found in a large city, but with the beauty and tranquility of a seaside location, surrounded by nature.
  • 21 de julio de 2013

    Formación específica y preparación continua para mejorar la calidad de vida de las personas con intolerancia al gluten

    En su compromiso de calidad con este colectivo, Garden Hotels realizó el pasado 11 de Julio una jornada de formación destinada a personal de cocina y sala para actualizar las fichas técnicas de los productos que se utilizan en la elaboración de platos aptos para celíacos. María Colomer, dietista y nutricionista, ha sido la responsable de desarrollar el contenido del programa formativo. Colomer dispone de una amplia experiencia en formación en dietas sin gluten propias de hoteles y restaurantes.
  • 31 de julio de 2013

    Platja de Muro, primera playa de Baleres en obtener el certificado medioambiental EMAS

    Esta zona del litoral norte mallorquín obtiene la máxima acreditación europea en sistemas de gestión medioambiental, todo un reconocimiento al esfuerzo realizado en el municipio durante los últimos años. Platja de Muro también ha recibido la renovación de la calificación ISO 14001 obtenida en 2010, que ahora incluye la gestión de la destacada Unidad de la Policía Acuática de la localidad.
  • Playa Garden Hotel & Spa

    1 de agosto de 2013

    The advantages of choosing an apartment in Majorca or Ibiza

    The hotel apartments in Majorca and Ibiza are one of the most favourable accommodation options for those planning a family holiday at their leisure and with all the commodities. The concept of an apartment, with its level of privacy and tranquility, takes the best of hotels and transforms it into a place designed to become your summer home.
  • Nordic Walking en Mallorca

    12 de julio de 2013

    Mallorca joins the Nordic Walking craze

    Nordic Walking is simple and adaptable for all ages, a sporting discipline half way between hiking and cross country skiing which is all the rage across Europe.