familia

👼¡Día Mundial de la Infancia! En Hotels VIVA somos especialistas en hoteles para niños🏨

El 20 de noviembre es el día universal de la infancia y qué mejor manera de celebrarlo que disfrutando con tu familia de un fin de semana diferente. ¿Y sí te decimos que encontrar un hotel que sea divertido para los pequeños y a la vez relajante para los adultos es posible?. Sabemos que quieres desconectar del estrés del día a día y a la vez...

Diana Pons | 14 de November de 2019
Family

👼Universal Children's Day! At VIVA Hotels, we specialise in family friendly hotels🏨

The 20th of November is Universal Children's Day and what better way to celebrate it than enjoying a weekend with a difference with your family. And how about if we tell you that it's possible to find a hotel that is fun for the kids whilst also relaxing for adults? We know you want to switch off from the stresses and strains of everyday life...

Elisabeth Blue | 14 de November de 2019

👼Universal Children's Day! At VIVA Hotels, we specialise in family friendly hotels🏨

The 20th of November is Universal Children's Day and what better way to celebrate it than enjoying a weekend with a difference with your family. And how about if we tell you that it's possible to find a hotel that is fun for the kids whilst also relaxing for adults? We know you want to switch off from the stresses and strains of everyday life...

Elisabeth Blue | 14 de November de 2019

👨‍👩‍👧‍👦Enjoy a fantastic sports holiday with your family at the VIVA Sunrise Hotel🚴‍♀

At VIVA Sunrise Hotel you'll have a great time if you're looking to combine an active sports holiday with a family holiday. The hotel has extensive, well-kept common areas and offers all kinds of infrastructure and services: a high performance gym, cycling station, a large 100m2 area with pools for children and for adults, and well-kept gardens...

Elisabeth Blue | 13 de November de 2019

🌞Mallorca in November: Bask in the pleasant temperatures🌅

Now that summer’s come to an end and the trees are beginning to lose their leaves, you’ll probably wonder why we’re going to tell you that it’s a good time to enjoy a Majorca holidays. You’ll ask yourself, but what can I see in Mallorca in November? Well, you’ll be able to take in the colourful landscape on the island, wander along its streets,...

Elisabeth Blue | 8 de November de 2019

🏞Excursions in Mallorca. What you can’t miss out on!🚴🏻‍♂

Do you want to discover which excursions in Mallorca are the most popular? If you’ve decided to come and enjoy a holiday in Mallorca, you’ll be pleased to know that there are many options to choose from to suit your tastes and preferences.

Elisabeth Blue | 29 de October de 2019

💑Surprise your partner with a weekend getaway to Mallorca🥂

If there's one thing that keeps a relationship alive, it's a romantic weekend getaway to an adults only hotel. Whether there are kids at home or not, breaking with routine and bonding with that special person, chatting, laughing and discovering Mallorca's landscapes together is more than just a gift, it’s something that every couple should keep...

Elisabeth Blue | 25 de October de 2019

🌄Enjoy Mallorca’s finest views from a hot air balloon🎈

Flying in a hot air balloon is one of the most authentic and purest ways of travelling through the air. Thanks to the direct and immediate contact with your surroundings, the experience is simply breathtaking. Mallorca is the ideal location for such an experience: its landscapes, sunsets and sunrises ensure that flying over the island provides...

Elisabeth Blue | 18 de October de 2019

🏨Adults Only hotels – 7 reasons why you should love them👫

Today, there are as many lifestyles as there are people, times have changed and the world has adapted. We travel, enjoy, explore and spend the summers beyond our own borders. In many cultures, the number 7 brings good luck, which is why we’re going to give you 7 reasons why you should experience a stay in an Adults Only hotel.

Elisabeth Blue | 16 de October de 2019

✈Discover the best skydiving spots in Majorca🌅

Do you want to enjoy an intense, adrenaline-charged experience? Skydiving in Majorca gives a unique panoramic view of the island's landscape. If you're in love with extreme sports, read on.

Elisabeth Blue | 11 de October de 2019

🎃Halloween at Hotels VIVA. A thousand terrifying adventures await you in our VIVA Blue & Spa Hotel👻

The TransVIVAnia Hotel is a paradise where all the little monsters can be safe during the Halloween weekend. Dracula, the Invisible Man, the Mummy and Frankenstein have decided to stay with us and spend a monstrously fun night.

Elisabeth Blue | 10 de October de 2019

🚴🏻‍♂Bike rental in Majorca for an exciting adventure🚴🏻‍♀

Nowadays, Majorca is the world paradise for cyclists, thanks to its landscape and good climate. At  Hotels VIVA we have fully equipped hotels for cyclists. To avoid any hassle while travelling, at our Cycling Station we offer a personalised bike rental service in Majorca. Here, you will find a range of high performance Scott, Specialized and...

Elisabeth Blue | 4 de October de 2019

Mirablau, the best Mediterranean restaurant in Majorca

Mirablau restaurant is located right on the beach in Alcudia. A unique location in the Hotel Vanity Golf 18+ by VIVA, which is open to the public.  The restaurant is ideal for those who want to take a breather and recharge by the beach.

Elisabeth Blue | 1 de October de 2019

Es Colomer viewpoint – the most spectacular views in Mallorca

Located at the peak of Nao de Formentor, in the north west of Mallorca, is the impressive Es Colomer viewpoint, also known by many as the Sa Creueta viewpoint. Thanks to its stunning views, it has become a real tourist attraction.

Elisabeth Blue | 26 de September de 2019

Santuari de Lluc: an oasis of calm in the heart of the Serra de Tramuntana

The Santuari de Lluc, also known as the Santuari de Santa María de Lluc, is the first Marian Shrine in the Balearic Island, dating back to the 13th century. Lluc is much more than just a monastery; it forms part of Mallorcan identity.

Elisabeth Blue | 25 de September de 2019

The best coves for snorkelling in Mallorca

If you’re heading to Mallorca on holiday or just for a weekend getaway, you can’t miss out on the chance to take part in some increasingly popular water sports. Snorkelling in Mallorca is both a relaxing and interesting activity.

Elisabeth Blue | 19 de September de 2019

Recipe: Traditional frit mallorquí. Absolutely scrumptious!

The frit mallorquí  is a very popular traditional Mallorcan dish, not only with the locals but also with tourists who come to visit the island and want to tuck into the traditional regional cuisine. It can be enjoyed as a tapa/starter or as a main dish.

Elisabeth Blue | 17 de September de 2019

Es Coll Baix, the most exceptional beach you can find in Alcudia

Es Coll Baix is a beautiful small Mallorcan beach in the area near Alcudia, approximately 10 kilometres away. It is a genuine marvel for nature lovers with its tranquillity and fresh air, making it  a slice of perfect peacefulness to lose yourself in on your holidays in Mallorca.

Elisabeth Blue | 12 de September de 2019

Discover the best nudist beaches in Mallorca

The island of Mallorca attracts thousands of tourists every year who want to break from their daily routines and there can be no doubt that Mallorca’s nudist beaches have become one of its main attractions. Nudist bathing is permitted on the island and there are many options to choose from.

Elisabeth Blue | 11 de September de 2019

Cala Millor, a paradise of turquoise water in Mallorca

Cala Millor is one of those places that seem to have been created deliberately in order to ensure perfect family holidays. Located on Mallorca’s eastern shores, it consists of a coastal complex with a highly-attractive beach of white sand and crystalline waters of the purest turquoise.

Elisabeth Blue | 6 de September de 2019

Mallorca’s wines! Enjoy an authentic experience with a tour of Mallorca’s wine cellars

In this article, we’re going to let you in on a part of Mallorca you perhaps didn’t know about; the island is also known for its excellent wines. This is yet another one of the charms you’ll find in the Balearics.

Elisabeth Blue | 4 de September de 2019

The perfect outing: the Hams caves

The Coves dels Hams are a remarkable underground cave complex that are well-known around the world. They are easy to miss, however, and many people visit Mallorca without knowing about them. One reason for this oversight is that they are in Porto Cristo, very near the better-known Coves del Drach, which are a more popular attraction.

Elisabeth Blue | 27 de August de 2019

Enjoy a memorable boat trip with friends at Sa Calobra!

Sa Calobra is another of Mallorca’s natural attractions that is breathtakingly beautiful. It is an impressive conjunction of two beaches in a privileged location: between spectacular rocky cliffs and separated by the Torrent de Pareis (a river gorge).

Elisabeth Blue | 22 de August de 2019

Mallorca, the top destination for enjoying a holiday with kids this summer

Can’t decide where to go on holiday with kids? This might not be a million-dollar question, but as far as we know, there are many possible answers, some of which are sure to be right. The Balearic Islands are home to a definite contender – Mallorca.

Elisabeth Blue | 22 de August de 2019

Fancy a dive? Discover the top spots in Alcudia

Diving is a fantastic experience. Everyone who has given it a go agrees that it’s a chance to submerge yourself (couldn’t have said it better!) in another dimension, unique for its peace and silence so pure that they seem as though they’re from a different universe. What you’ll find in the water represents a unique, unbeatable beauty,...

Elisabeth Blue | 20 de August de 2019

Book with Hotels VIVA and explore Mallorca’s historic towns

The island of Mallorca is a wonder in itself, as confirmed by the locals and millions of tourists who visit the island each year. Its 550km of coastline and 345 diverse beaches, many of which are of exceptional quality, together with its natural parks, make this island a unique charm.

Elisabeth Blue | 16 de August de 2019

Your body needs a trip to a Spa Hotel and Hotels VIVA has the solution

A spa hotel is much more than just a chance to kick back and relax in a heated pool with a variety of strength and temperature jets. The variety of treatments and circuits offered by some of these establishments is huge: all types of massage, facial and body aesthetic treatments. It’s all about wellness, a comprehensive care concept which aims...

Elisabeth Blue | 14 de August de 2019

You can’t leave Mallorca without tasting tumbet!

Mallorcan tumbet is one of the most typical, traditional dishes on the Balearic Islands. This is a true delicacy and has a lot going for it: it’s healthy as it’s made with fresh vegetables, delicious and versatile, as tumbet can be eaten either as a main or as a side dish to serve with meat, fish or fried eggs.

Elisabeth Blue | 8 de August de 2019

Hidropark, the best water park for family fun in Mallorca

Hidropark Alcudia is one of the best water parks in the Northern area of Mallorca, boasting 40,000m2 of pure fun in the beautiful, special area of the Port of Alcudia. It’s the perfect spot for enjoying a day of family fun; convenient and relaxing, as it’s not the busiest part of the Island. You can forget about long queues!

Elisabeth Blue | 7 de August de 2019

Hotels VIVA for Adults Only, and the many things that make them special

More and more people dream of a romantic break in a hotel catering exclusively for adults. The idea behind this type of hotel is one that focuses on exclusivity, relaxation, elegance and comfort in a setting where serenity and intimacy predominate.

Elisabeth Blue | 3 de August de 2019

The best summer parties in Mallorca: local festivities!

Mallorca’s traditional, local festivities are among its attractions. During the summer months, Mallorca’s towns celebrate their traditional festivities, which consist of parties in public squares packed with outdoor concerts and activities. These are popular not only among the locals, but across the island. The Mallorcan people plan a route...

Elisabeth Blue | 1 de August de 2019

Discover all-inclusive holidays at VIVA Sunrise

A holiday at an all-inclusive hotel is a popular option, especially among families with children, as it’s even more relaxing when your meals and most of the services are already paid for.

Elisabeth Blue | 25 de July de 2019

Discover the summer markets in Mallorca's north

One of the attractions in Mallorca are its summer markets and festivals. If you're lucky enough to spend your holiday in eastern Mallorca, we recommend you visiting some of these markets, since that way you'll get to know traditional and genuine Mallorca.

Elisabeth Blue | 23 de July de 2019

Cyclists, book for the Mallorca 312 now!

The 25th of April 2020 will be a big day for cycle tourism. One of the most highly anticipated and spectacular cycling events will take place on this day: The Mallorca 312. A truly unique challenge, consisting of completing a 312 km route in just 14 hours. And Hotels VIVA is one of the event's sponsors.

Elisabeth Blue | 18 de July de 2019

Grandparents’ Day is celebrated with family holidays!

Grandparents’ Day is celebrated in Spain on 26 July. It entails a well-merited homage to these much-loved people who, in a completely selfless way and at no small cost to themselves, take responsibility for their grandchildren, caring for them and giving them all the affection in the world.

Elisabeth Blue | 16 de July de 2019

Enjoy Mallorca’s best gastronomic tour

Mallorca’s gastronomy is one of its strong points and can be enjoyed in many ways: from Michelin star restaurants to the most popular tours, but all equally exquisite. You can take a wander around many markets and street markets where you can taste or buy excellent artisan products.

Elisabeth Blue | 11 de July de 2019

The summer holidays are here… Mallorca awaits you!

Almost without realising it we have come once again to that special time of year: the summer holidays. If, out of all the possible options, you’ve chosen to spend your holidays on Mallorca we can only congratulate you on your choice, which strikes us as being spot on. And if you don’t yet have anything planned, we urge you to spend your...

Elisabeth Blue | 9 de July de 2019

Delight your partner with a hotel boasting a private pool!

Dreamlike coves and beaches, nature at its most pristine, fascinating cultural excursions, playing your favourite sport in an unbeatable setting, mouth-watering cuisine, nights out at the best bars and clubs… who can ask for more? Well, hard to believe as it may be, it’s possible…

Elisabeth Blue | 4 de July de 2019

July is festival time in Cala Ratjada!

If you are interested in local festivities, July is one of the busiest months of the year.  This is the month when Cala Ratjada celebrates the day of its patron, the Virgen de Carmen.  The saint is still honoured in the traditional way, with flowers, plenty of local food and lots of music.

Elisabeth Blue | 3 de July de 2019

Get ready for this tour! 5 days in Mallorca!

What is there to do in Mallorca? Well, there are so many possibilities that the biggest problem is realising when you leave that that there are still loads of interesting things to do.

Elisabeth Blue | 27 de June de 2019

Five tips for enjoying a family day at Playa de Muro

Playa de Muro in the northeast of Palma de Mallorca is a very popular tourist spot given its length - at six kilometres, it is the longest on the island. It is also very close to two charming villages: Muro and Alcudia. It’s a fun, family-friendly beach that abounds with hotels, restaurants, ice cream parlours, cafes and a wide range of...

Elisabeth Blue | 25 de June de 2019

The blue flag, the standard that flies over the beaches of Mallorca

The beaches of the Balearic coast and Mallorca in particular are famous for their beauty and their exceptional quality, whether in terms of their waters, their sand or their services. And in this case, it is a reputation that is more than deserved.

Elisabeth Blue | 20 de June de 2019

Five tips for choosing the best all-inclusive hotel on Mallorca

Staying at an all-inclusive hotel on Mallorca has the advantage of not having to worry about anything except having a great time and relaxing. The kids love it too because they have everything in one place, they can do and eat as they please and they don’t waste time looking for places to eat lunch and dinner. Put another way, they have all the...

Elisabeth Blue | 18 de June de 2019

Forget stress with our 100% natural VIVA treatments!

At Hotels VIVA we offer our guests a Balneum & Spa Wellness service, mainly focused on relaxation and wellbeing. The list of treatments is impressive: sauna, Turkish baths, water circuits, spa treatments, facial treatments…

Elisabeth Blue | 13 de June de 2019

Where to eat the best pa amb oli

One of Mallorca’s most iconic traditional dishes, and one of its most delicious, is pa amb oli, literally “bread with oil”, which dates back to the 18th century, the recipe first being recorded by the Mallorcan monk Jaume Josep Bernat Martí i Oliver, a scholar and historic defender of Mallorcan cuisine.

Elisabeth Blue | 11 de June de 2019

Hotels with slides: a passionate pastime for kids

Hotels with waterslides are a great bet for family holidays because they’re always a sure-fire winner, given that the smallest members of the household and many grown ups go crazy for them.

Elisabeth Blue | 7 de June de 2019

Celebrate World Environment Day with Hotels VIVA

5 June is World Environment Day, established in 1972 by the United Nations General Assembly with the goal of raising awareness among governments and the general public of the importance  of conserving the environment as well as fostering specific measures on a global scale to tackle this issue.

Elisabeth Blue | 5 de June de 2019

Explore Mallorca’s most unusual spots at the Mondragó Natural Park

The Mondragó Natural Park, declared a Natural Park in 1992, is located in the south east of Mallorca, just 5 kilometres from the town of Santanyí. It’s an incredibly stunning natural area, characterised by an extremely diverse landscape where you can find everything from white sandy coves and imposing cliffs to pine forests, all living in...

Elisabeth Blue | 31 de May de 2019

Where to enjoy the best Mallorcan ensaimadas

Chocolate, cream, angel hair, sobrasada (smoked sausage paste) or even pumpkin, plain or sprinkled with icing sugar, Mallorcan ensaimadas come in plenty of combinations added to the same base, consisting of water, eggs, sugar, yeast, butter and flour.

Elisabeth Blue | 30 de May de 2019

Mallorca holidays? Here are all the tips you’ll need!

Are you thinking of organising Mallorca holidays? First things first…

Elisabeth Blue | 28 de May de 2019

Calling all cyclists! Sa Calobra, Mallorca’s most adventurous cycling route

Sa Calobra is one of the exquisite gems tucked away in the north east of Mallorca. Located in the peerless Sierra de Tramontana, it consists of an impressive pair of beaches separated by the Torrent de Pareis ravine. Apart from its beauty, another of its characteristics is the fact that getting to Sa Calobra is by no means easy rather the...

Elisabeth Blue | 23 de May de 2019

Discover Banyalbufar, the little-known corner of Mallorca

The Sierra de Tramuntana, an extraordinary natural landscape that runs like a backbone through the north of Mallorca, is crammed with surprises and breath-taking places awaiting to be discovered, so many that one can never know them all. One of these little gems is Banyalbufar, a rural place that is small but has plenty to see. Located on the...

Elisabeth Blue | 21 de May de 2019

Majorca holidays: the best dates for visiting paradise

You’re absolutely sure. Mallorca is an island for visiting all year round: crystal-clear waters, walking, the finest Mallorca restaurants… a heady cocktail designed just for you! If you’re coming with kids, or with friends to play sport, or in romantic or relaxation mode, there’s an ideal time for discovering paradise. Take a look at your dates...

Elisabeth Blue | 17 de May de 2019

Come and discover Puig Major, the highest peak on the island of Mallorca

Puig Major is the highest point not only on Mallorca but all the Balearic Islands. Visiting is an enormous pleasure owing to beauty of the landscapes that surround it, such as Sa Coma Fosca and Morro d’en Pelut, and the enchanting composition conferred by the peak itself and the lesser summits that accompany it: the Penyal des Migdia and the ...

Elisabeth Blue | 16 de May de 2019

Celebrate Family Day with our Balneum Spa treatments

May the 15th is celebrated throughout Spain as Family Day. The family is one of the main pillars of society; it’s the key to children's upbringing and personality formation from the day they are born until they grow up. It is therefore very important to celebrate this day and raise awareness that promoting family ties creates a stronger...

Elisabeth Blue | 14 de May de 2019

Take part in Ironman 70.3 Mallorca on 11 May!

On 11 May one of the most eagerly-awaited challenges for triathletes anywhere in the world will take place in Mallorca Ironman 70.3!

Elisabeth Muehlfeld | 8 de May de 2019

Book your golf experience at Hotels VIVA

If you’re passionate about golf or you just fancy giving it a go, hats off to you: you’ve chosen a very complete sport that’s topped off with elegance and glamour, both of which make it unique.

Elisabeth Blue | 25 de April de 2019

10 books for celebrating Sant Jordi’s Day in style

23 April is approaching, the Day of Sant Jordi, and with it the cherished Catalan tradition of giving a rose and a book.

Elisabeth Blue | 23 de April de 2019

Cycling holidays: Happy Bicycle Day, cyclists!

Are you looking for Cycling Holidays? 19 April is celebrated all over the world as Bicycle Day, designed as a homage and tribute to an economical and environmentally-friendly mode of transport that benefits us all. This begins with ourselves, given that cycling provides first-rate cardiovascular exercise, and encompasses the whole of society...

Elisabeth Blue | 17 de April de 2019

Alcudia Beach: The best beach in Mallorca for kids!

Located next to the port of Alcudia, right next to this town in the north of Mallorca, Alcudia Beach has long been considered one of Mallorca’s best beaches, proudly flying its blue flag for many years.

Elisabeth Blue | 11 de April de 2019

Adults Only Hotels: Celebrate International Kissing Day with us!

Did you know that on one day of the year one of the most significant, romantic and meaningful gestures for human beings is commemorated and celebrated? We’re referring to the kiss. And the day in question is just around the corner: 13 April.

International Kissing Day pays homage to an event that is curious to say the least: a kiss that lasted...

Elisabeth Blue | 11 de April de 2019

Where to go on holiday at easter? Majorca is ideal

With summer still a little way off, the prospect of Easter holidays is like a small reward that we’ve undoubtedly earned. Although usually shorter in duration than its summer counterpart, the Easter break can be a perfect opportunity for discovering places in a way that avoids the summer bustle: in a calmer, less crowded atmosphere.

Elisabeth Blue | 10 de April de 2019

Hotels VIVA signs up to World Health Day

7 April is World Health Day, held to commemorate the founding of the World Health Organisation (WHO) in 1948. The day is used as an opportunity to organise conferences, talks and a host of other events; governments, the relevant institutions and society as a whole are invited to foster, promote and raise awareness of health.

Elisabeth Blue | 4 de April de 2019

Turn on your slow life mode at the Predi Son Jaumell rural hotel

Slow life is a cultural trend that focuses on a new approach to life, characterised by the deceleration of our daily routines, normally subject to the frantic pace imposed by the workplace, studies and other responsibilities.

Elisabeth Blue | 2 de April de 2019

Hotel Predi Son Jaumell: The best rural hotel in Mallorca

Spending a few days on holiday at a rural hotel is the best way to completely disconnect yourself from the stress of urban environments, get some fresh air and enjoy a different type of tourism, where direct contact with nature and the recovery of the traditional ways of life play a big part.

Elisabeth Blue | 28 de March de 2019

Download the best Mallorca cycling routes

Mallorca is perfect for cycling and at Hotels VIVA, we’re backing this sport and make it easy for you to enjoy enviable surroundings on two wheels, whether you’re a professional or an amateur.

Elisabeth Blue | 26 de March de 2019

Travel in Mallorca: That’s spring in Mallorca!

Travelling Mallorca in spring is an excellent idea, as you can enjoy good weather without having to tackle the crowds of people who flock to the top tourist spots during the summer months. Also, nature is in all its glory, with exceptionally colourful and beautiful landscapes.

Elisabeth Blue | 21 de March de 2019

Mizu: One of the best restaurants in Palma de Mallorca

At Vanity Suite & Spa by VIVA, we’ve launched a new Asian restaurant, one of the best restaurants in Palma de Mallorca, which fuses the best of the varied, healthy and exceptional Asian cuisine, offering up the most exotic flavours.

Elisabeth Blue | 19 de March de 2019

Happy Father's Day! Our family hotels are the best gift

Happy Father's Day! Being a dad is one of the best experiences you can have in life. Kids change your world and without them things wouldn't be the same. Thanks to them, you're a father and you have much to celebrate! But being a dad also takes a lot of energy that sometimes leaves you exhausted by the end of the day.

Elisabeth Blue | 14 de March de 2019

Family holidays: Bufo is the favourite mascot of Hotels VIVA

Being on holiday with children is a sure-fire way for grown-ups to have fun too, because little ones have the knack of infecting parents and relatives with their desire to enjoy everything to the utmost! And this helps you make the most even of small things and live in the moment.

Elisabeth Blue | 12 de March de 2019

Hotels VIVA: Carolina Routier, triathlon champion

Carolina Routier is Spain's top female triathlete. She has been champion of none other than: Spain sub-23 (Olympic distance), Sprint Elite and Spanish aquathlon champion (sub-23 and Elite) in 2011. Her lengthy stays at our Hotel VIVA Blue & Spa for training make her one of our valued regulars We'd like to share some of her experiences with you:

Elisabeth Blue | 7 de March de 2019

We interview Aina Martínez, Sports Manager at VIVA Blue and Spa

Sports Manager Aina is a triathlete and personal advisor for athletes and groups staying at Hotels VIVA specifically those at our Hotel VIVA Blue & Spa. As a keen amateur, she knows first-hand every corner of the island, and advises our guests on the best cycling routes , mountain biking and triathlon training. Aina is always on-hand if a guest...

Elisabeth Blue | 6 de March de 2019

10 cool costume ideas. VIVA Carnival!

Carnival is the festival of colour, fun, parades and bands. And that means one thing for groups and families: guaranteed fun! But around this time each year we have that big question to answer: what are we going to dress up as?

Elisabeth Blue | 28 de February de 2019

Hotels with jacuzzi in room in Majorca

A hotel room with its own private jacuzzi is a true luxury, and is found only in certain suites at some of Mallorca's best hotels. In this article we take you on a tour of the best rooms on the island, where you can bathe in a jacuzzi or hot tub from the privacy and intimacy of your room.

Elisabeth Blue | 26 de February de 2019

VIVA Hotels: 5 Exclusive Spa Treatments

Staying in a spa hotel means sinking into a world of well being and focusing on the total and complete care of your mind and body. The range of possible spa treatments is constantly expanding and now goes far beyond just water circuits. So, at Hotels VIVA, we offer a Balneum & Spa Wellness service that is exclusively dedicated to taking care of...

Elisabeth Blue | 20 de February de 2019

We bring you the latest updates from Vanity Suite and Spa

At Hotels VIVA we always want to go that little bit further. This year, our Hotel Vanity Suite and Spa has loads of updates and we’re here to tell you all about them!

 Are you ready for start your most relaxing holidays?

Elisabeth Blue | 15 de February de 2019

Are you looking for an all-inclusive hotels in Majorca?

You’ll get to the hotel and be able enjoy all the facilities: restaurants, bars, swimming pools, gyms, entertaining activities and much more, without having to worry about anything but relaxing and enjoying your stay. This is the soul of all-inclusive hotels in Majorca. They’re practical and comfortable, which is why they’re getting more and...

Elisabeth Blue | 14 de February de 2019

The must-do day trips in Mallorca!

Mallorca Trip. Cala Mesquida – Cala Torta – Cala Mitjana – Torre d’Aubarca

Starting at the stunning beach of Cala Mesquida, just a few metres from Hotels VIVA Cala Mesquida Resort & Spa and Vanity Suite & Spa, you’ll be able to enjoy a beautiful trip around the Mallorca coastline easy difficulty level with stunning landscapes. It’s an easy...

Elisabeth Blue | 14 de February de 2019

Holidays with children: Recommendations to have a great time

Travelling with children means plenty of laughter and a great atmosphere. Children are experts at making sure adults have a fantastic time. They are sure-fire fun! The thing though when going on holiday with children, you need to adapt to them a bit, to their tastes and their priorities.

Elisabeth Blue | 12 de February de 2019

Relaxing holidays: A weekend of relaxation and pure romance!

Hotels for adults are becoming more popular, as they offer an experience based around exclusivity, quality of services and attention to detail that is not found in all hotels. They are usually focused around the idea of spending a few days taking advantage of relaxing holidays, enjoying select cuisine and wellness services: massages, beauty...

Elisabeth Blue | 7 de February de 2019

The 5 best cycling routes in Cala Mesquida

The island of Mallorca has all the best ingredients needed to put together any dish to satisfy the most gourmet of cycling palates. A magnificent climate, dreamy sea views and mountain landscapes that can be crossed via the more than 1200km of secondary roads that are totally suitable and ready for cycling on all of this, and more, make it the...

Elisabeth Blue | 4 de February de 2019

One goes up, another one goes down

Barquero, with bruises all over his body, writes from Kathmandu’s airport on his way back to Majorca. His skin shows the fire and ice engraved scars the mountain has given him. He finds deeper and more intense marks than he would have expected in his mind and in his heart. He feels like a new man.

admin | 3 de February de 2019

VIVA Blue & Spa: The hotel for starting your mallorca triathlon season

If you love the beach, playing sport and into triathlons in Majorca, and you love nature, then Hotel  VIVA Blue & Spa is the place for you. It has great facilities that have been designed with the keenest of sportspeople in mind. And with its fantastic location next to S’Albufera Natural Park - which UNESCO has declared of national interest -...

Elisabeth Blue | 29 de January de 2019

Mallorca hotels: The journey to excellence

For the 20 years that the company has existed, Hotels VIVA has been convinced that a hotel chain's number one asset is the excellent service it delivers to its guests and partners. Our commitment, professionalism and services has increased year upon year, thanks to the team of incredible men and women who have made the chain's success possible...

Elisabeth Blue | 28 de January de 2019

More smiles than tears

Feelings get triggered. Conquering the summit gives José Manuel great excitement and brings out he child we all have in us. The harshness of the mountain makes him think about how hard life is and this thought gets him closer to the most vulnerable in this part of the planet: children.

admin | 26 de January de 2019

THE LAST BREATH

The mountain, the cold and the wind are against Barquero. He is about to give up. It seems the odds are against his reaching summit. Failure is not in his plans. He is not going to throw in the towel. Only a few metres left, the wind paralises him, his body is blocked, but his mind and his passion give him wings and he advances a little bit...

admin | 18 de January de 2019

Holidays to Mallorca: Our new deals VIVA 2019!

If you have been dreaming of holidays to Mallorca for days: family holidays, friends, relaxing holidays or getting exercise (swimming, triathlon, tennis, cycling) you are going to love our plans for 2019. Our hotels with slides are perfect for kids and, together with our sports facilities, great food and continuous improvements, you are sure to...

Elisabeth Blue | 16 de January de 2019

Plan your 2019 Mallorca triathlon season!

Triathlon is synonymous with toughness and sacrifice, with a very demanding and comprehensive discipline. It consists in swimming 1,500 metres, cycling 40 kilometres and running 10 kilometres. If the mere description already sounds hard, imagine actually doing it, and, harder still, finishing with good times and scores. It’s quite the challenge!

Elisabeth Blue | 15 de January de 2019

KNOCKING DOWN FEAR

We have gone down to Base camp for the second-last time. We will try to recover some energy before the last attack to the Himlung’s summit. We are waiting for the weather forecast, which comes from Kathmandu, to make sure the weather will be good enough. We will have to stay here for two more days at least. Maybe three. They seem way too long...

admin | 11 de January de 2019

Happy night of Kings!

In Spain, it is tradition since the nineteenth century, that the night of January 5 is expected the arrival of the three kings of Orient, who arrive with gifts for everyone. Like St. Nicholas or Santa Claus, “La noche de Reyes” is filled with magic and hope. So don't misbehave or they will give you coal! ;)

Elisabeth Blue | 2 de January de 2019

Golf holidays: Top tips for a golfing mini-break on Mallorca

If you’re a confirmed golfer, you’ll be delighted to know that Mallorca boasts no fewer than 22 first-class Mallorca golf courses. 300 days of sunshine per year, state of the art courses and a uniquely idyllic setting are the powerful reasons underpinning the fact that the island is the preferred destination of golfers from around the world....

Elisabeth Blue | 27 de December de 2018

10 tips for enjoying a wonderful sports holiday in Mallorca

The island of Mallorca is one of the top destinations to visit for sports holidays. And it’s no wonder: the climate, the water (perfect for doing water sports), the roads and trails for cycling and hiking, etc. There are many reasons why Mallorca is a top destination for athletes!

Elisabeth Blue | 24 de December de 2018

DOUBT IS A PART OF THE WAY

Who has never had doubts? Who has never thought about running away? Throwing the towel is an option or, is it not? Our mountaineer suffers the consequences of mental and physical exhaustion, the consequences of climbing HImlung Himal. Will he surrender? It´s colder every day and he feels weaker and weaker, but there is a trigger which works for...

admin | 21 de December de 2018

This year, people who book early get a reward!

Are you one of those people who always get to places on time? Do you like to plan your holidays in advance? Do you scour for bargains to make sure you always get the best price to be able to brag to your friends?

Elisabeth Blue | 20 de December de 2018

Mallorca cycling routes that you can not miss

Did you know that Mallorca is one of the most recognized destinations in the world of cycling to practice this fascinating sport on two wheels? Athletes from all over the world appreciate the excellent Mallorca cycling routes. And it doesn’t surprise us!

Elisabeth Blue | 14 de December de 2018

The Reunion

Himlung Himal is not an unknown mountain to Barquero. They were face to face five years back and at that very moment, José Manuel knew he would stand before her and reach her summit. That time had come. The desired mountain shows herself as distant, elegant and arrogant as an unconquerable woman, as a challenge which has more to do with the...

admin | 13 de December de 2018

Win over your partner through their taste buds with this gourmet guide!

Christmas is the perfect time for us to relax, rest up and take advantage of spending time with our loved ones. It's a special time, full of magic and excitement where food is key: the year is celebrated at the table, and if not then it's just not the same.

Elisabeth Blue | 11 de December de 2018

24 days, 24 gifts: Start the VIVA Christmas Season!

Christmas is now just around the corner! At Hotels VIVA, we couldn't be more excited since this time of year is full of magic, gatherings and, above all, loads of surprises.

Elisabeth Blue | 5 de December de 2018

Triathlon Mallorca: Mallorca is for triathletes!

The triathlon is one of the most complete sports in existence, since it combines three disciplines as hard as swimming, cycling and running. Specifically, this Olympic sport's official competitions are: 1500 metres swimming, 40 kilometres cycling and a 10-kilometre run.

Elisabeth Blue | 29 de November de 2018

The magical power of VIVA hotels

The energy saving mode is activated every time a guest walks into our spa. The same thing happens when they switch on the jacuzzi on their private terrace, or when children play in our heated pools or enjoy the pleasant, comfortable temperature in our rooms at the cooler times of year. Our showers  which are so restorative after a day on the...

Elisabeth Blue | 27 de November de 2018

Gastronomic experience at Vanity hotel suite & spa by VIVA

Gastronomic tourism is gaining ground! Spanish and in particular Mediterranean cuisine is an artform.

Elisabeth Blue | 27 de November de 2018

Breathing at 7,000 metres high

Climbing up a 7,000-metre-high mountain is not a piece of cake. Body and mind need to acclimate.That´s what experts in climbing call it. Acclimating is telling your body and your mind that they are going to suffer because there will be less oxygen each metre you climb up and it will be exhausting. They are also going to suffer as temperature...

admin | 22 de November de 2018

Majorca Holidays: Discover the autumnal colours and light in Mallorca

In autumn, Mallorca offers an incredible setting: less busy so you can do sports, wander along the beach, discover stunning routes or just enjoy its landscapes. It’s the perfect time of year to visit all the little coastal or inland towns and enjoy its wide gastronomic offering. What’s a relaxing holiday without pampering yourself a little bit?...

Elisabeth Blue | 22 de November de 2018

Let us show you the secrets of Cala Mesquida!

Mallorca is breathtaking. The abrupt inland landscapes stand in utter contrast to the crystal-clear waters of its beaches and coves, which are year-round attractions regardless of the season, offering as they do a combination of unspoilt nature, relaxation and an endless list of ways of keeping yourself fit. Today we’re recommending Cala...

Elisabeth Blue | 19 de November de 2018

Travel around cycling in Mallorca: The best routes!

The various cycling in Majorca related sporting events Mallorca have caused an increase in the amount of cyclists on the island. Despite no official statistics on it, newspapers in the area estimate that Mallorca attracts around 150,000 cycling tourists a year. Then there's the fact that nearly half of the 1,250 km of roads are suitable for ...

Elisabeth Blue | 15 de November de 2018

The world fits into a crayon

Travelling opens your mind and your heart. Going away from what is familiar to you turns your daily life into an ongoing surprise. Our traveller goes through valleys and winding paths which take him away from the Western civilization and throw him into an unknown and modest rural world.

admin | 13 de November de 2018

Food tour Mallorca: Get your boots on!

The sea, relaxation, water sports... and cuisine. Mallorcan cuisine stands for tradition and variety, due to its fish, seafood, and produce in particular, so we're going to give you some interesting culinary routes you won't want to miss out on. From Mallorca's cuisine to the restaurants featuring food from the different cultures living on the...

Elisabeth Blue | 12 de November de 2018

Cycling bars in Mallorca: sport, stops and talk

In certain places, such as Mallorca, the number of cyclists has greatly increased. Cycling lets you do sport while seeing the amazing things the island has to offer, which makes it a sport with lots of advantages.

Elisabeth Blue | 6 de November de 2018

The best beaches in Mallorca you just can’t miss out on

Mallorca is synonymous of the sea breeze, the port, and of course the beach. Choosing which the best beaches in Majorca is most definitely not an easy task, as there are so many of them and the great thing is, the majority are stunning. Crystal-clear water, dreamy coves and endless services. Make a note of our selection and enjoy!

Elisabeth Blue | 31 de October de 2018

Mingma's Smile

Barquero will reach the summit in a few weeks. He will have climbed 7,126 metres, but he won’t have been on his own. This adventure implies a huge team effort, a bunch of talented people working together and willingness to overcome the most unfavourable conditions with the aim of achieving what his passion leads him towards, what his heart...

Magdalena Figuerola | 30 de October de 2018

Take it easy this weekend at a hotel with spa

Since the dawn of time human beings have found themselves uncontrollably drawn to the joy of relaxing and medicinal baths. In classic civilisations, such as ancient Rome, Greece as well as in Arabic culture thermal baths and saunas were the key place to relax, meditate and even forge political alliances and build sprawling businesses.

Elisabeth Blue | 26 de October de 2018

The most extreme sports Mallorca that you can do it

Mallorca Extreme sports have become very popular over the last few years and more and more people love them and become “hooked” on these kinds of activities. These sports can’t be done just anywhere as they need the right natural conditions. That’s where the Island of Mallorcais a great contender, as its geographical features and numerous...

Elisabeth Blue | 25 de October de 2018

Grab your golf clubs! We’ll show you all the Mallorca golf courses

Are you interested in a sport where you can strengthen your muscles in your arms, legs, back, chest and abs, combat stress and improve your flexibility without needing to be in shape? Golf in Mallorca is perfect for this and much more. It’s a fantastic sport for improving skills such as aim, balance and even analytical and strategic thinking.

Elisabeth Blue | 19 de October de 2018

PASSIONATE

Person who lives life intensely -in a conscious and responsible way- and who shares his passion for life with others.”

These are times to reach out to others through oneself. We want to live each second intensely and share our life with the world. We want to go one step beyond, do something crazy, take on new challenges and get involved in...

Magdalena Figuerola | 18 de October de 2018

Adult only hotels: the best option for a weekend getaway

Adult-only hotels are the choice for couples wanting to escape from daily grind and enjoy a weekend of relaxation and personal care. To sleep well, relax in luxury and eat like a king are what these customers live by. 

Elisabeth Blue | 16 de October de 2018

Mallorca Hotels: Halloween arrives at Hotels VIVA!

Halloween is already here!

Elisabeth Blue | 9 de October de 2018

The most instagrammable spots, what to see in Mallorca

There are beautiful spots worthy of holding onto forever on Instagram and other social networks, everywhere. However, it’s as though Mallorca was created exclusively to show off photos on social media. Why? Well, because in just a few days, this island will allow you to take photos of some of its very diverse characteristics: the best coves,...

Elisabeth Blue | 6 de October de 2018

Cardioprotected spaces: a commintment that saves lives

Cardiorespiratory arrest is the main cause of death in Spain and the rest of Europe. Concern for the wellness and health of those who choose to stay at Hotels VIVA encouraged us to ensure our spaces were cardiac-healthy and cardio protected in 2011. Speed is critical when it comes to resuscitating a patient in cardiorespiratory arrest, that’s...

Elisabeth Blue | 4 de October de 2018

Our awards! The best reward! THANK YOU!

This year has been fantastic for Hotels VIVA and that’s thanks to all of you. That’s why we want you to be a part of all the awards we’ve been presented, as after all, it wouldn’t be the same without you!

Elisabeth Blue | 2 de October de 2018

Sunset Mallorca: Where to watch the sunset in Mallorca

A beer, the sunset and your feet in the water! How about some olives or a freshly-squeezed juice? Are you feeling it? If you’re imagining yourself watching the sunset, feeling full of life and having a great time on holiday, we’ll let you know where you can watch the Sunset in Mallorca.

Elisabeth Blue | 21 de September de 2018

Excursions Mallorca: A route around Mallorca´s charming towns

We’ve got a game that we’re sure you’ll always win…sounds good, doesn’t it? Six  towns in Mallorca, as many faces as there are on a dice. Roll it! Let luck choose your next destination and head out on an adventure and discover the island of peace and calm!

Elisabeth Blue | 19 de September de 2018

Theme Parks and much more. Majorca with kids

The island of Mallorca is often associated with peace and relaxation, something that’s guaranteed thanks to its calm coves and natural landscapes. However, if your kids are full of beans, this island is perfect for them, too. Thanks to its theme parks, holidays with kids on the Island can be just like a ride on a rollercoaster: surprises, fun...

Elisabeth Blue | 17 de September de 2018

Golf Mallorca: What do i need in order to play golf?

We’re sure you will have heard about the benefits of golf, especially its ability to get you to relax and eliminate or reduce stress. This information may have got you thinking and made you curious or interested in starting to play golf in Mallorca.

If that sounds about right, this article will definitely be of interest to you, as we’re going...

Elisabeth Blue | 11 de September de 2018

Hotel VIVA Blue: The best Mallorca triathlon hotel

The triathlete is considered the most complete athlete and with good reason, as they have to master three tough and very varied disciplines: swimming, cycling and running.

To be a good triathlon competitor you must demonstrate special skills in all three: running, cycling and swimming. It requires resistance, great physical shape and perfect...

Elisabeth Blue | 6 de September de 2018

Hotels VIVA: The best cycling hotel of Mallorca

It might not be what it’s best known for, but Mallorca is a paradise for cycling lovers, both amateur and professional. On the one hand, one of the best ways of exploring the island is to immerse yourself in its settings on two wheels. On the other hand, in Mallorca exist the best cycling hotel Mallorca , where lovers of this sport, whether...

Elisabeth Blue | 4 de September de 2018

The best Mallorca golf courses

There are increasingly more golfers in the world, which has influenced more interest in combining holidays with this stylish sport. This is perfectly understandable given that one of the benefits of golf, although not the only one, as you’ll find out later on, is its ability to get us to relax and combat stress. Mallorca is also top on the list...

Elisabeth Blue | 30 de August de 2018

Cycling Holiday: cycle tourism around Mallorca

Spending the cycling holiday is both a healthy and fun way of going beyond the typical activities you’ll find in the traditional tourist circuits. You’ll also be able to discover the places you visit in a different way, searching for a deep connection with the landscape and nature.

Elisabeth Blue | 28 de August de 2018

The best food in Mallorca

When we travel for pleasure, we want to stimulate all senses and it’s without a doubt that one of them is taste. The best way of satisfying this is with excellent cuisine. In this sense, the best food in Mallorca will not disappoint, as its offer is not only excellent but also varied and healthy… what more could you ask for?

Elisabeth Blue | 23 de August de 2018

20 best beaches in Majorca

There are so many beaches in Mallorca and both their beauty and incredible environmental value make it difficult to choose the best ones. However, based on criteria such as the quality of the water and the sand, landscape, variety of marine wildlife among others, we’ve managed to select those which, in our opinion, are the 20 best beaches in ...

Elisabeth Blue | 20 de August de 2018

Surprise your partner with a Vanity hotel suite & spa by VIVA

A romantic dinner at an exceptional adults only hotel located in one of the most peaceful and beautiful areas in Mallorca: Cala Mesquida. It has a very relaxed and exclusive atmosphere and unbeatable value for money. This is our style – Vanity style.

Elisabeth Blue | 16 de August de 2018

How to choose the best hotel for you relaxing holidays

If you’ve decided to spend a few days at a relaxing hotel breacks , you’re in luck! We’re going to give you some advice which will help you choose the best hotel to disconnect both body and mind, letting you go back to your daily routine ready and raring to go.

Elisabeth Blue | 14 de August de 2018

Alcanada: The perfect beach holidays with kids

In this article, we’re going to get straight to the point: do you want us to recommend the perfect beach holidays with kids? Well, it’s in Mallorca at just over 3km from the Puerto de Alcudia and it’s called Playa de Alcanada.

Elisabeth Blue | 9 de August de 2018

Hotel room with private pool in a privileged location

Just when you think nothing can surprise you, we’ve gone and done it. Have you ever imagined yourself arriving at your hotel room with private pool? To make sure you enjoy a truly relaxing holiday, there’s nothing like a moment of privacy and relaxation.

Elisabeth Blue | 7 de August de 2018

Reasons to choose VIVA Hotels for your next trip

Their location in the best areas of the fabulous Island of Mallorca is already enough to place Hotels VIVA right at the top of the list as the preferred option when it comes to planning your Majorca holidays. However, there are many more reasons why you should choose one of the accommodation options offered by VIVA Hotels  for your next trip.

Elisabeth Blue | 2 de August de 2018

5 ideas for the perfect Majorca family holidays

If you’re going on a family holiday in Majorca, it’s definitely an option to keep in mind. Why? Or even better, why not? Majorca has everything you need for unforgettable family holidays. It has everything from fine white sand to dreamlike coves, never ending culture and leisure activities, all specially designed to make sure the kids have a...

Elisabeth Blue | 31 de July de 2018

Family holidays: Live VIVA this summer!

Family holidays can leave us with very fond memories. If you’ve already got a few grey hairs, you’ll probably remember those holidays in the family village together with your parents, or the escapes to the beach or the mountains. We’re sure these days are packed with good connotations: laughing, playing family games, fun, relaxed vibes…

Elisabeth Blue | 26 de July de 2018

Mallorca is for travelers: Day trips in mallorca

Day trips in Mallorca is one of the most interesting and enjoyable activities you can do. It helps us to disconnect, discover new places, people and cultures, it opens our minds and ultimately, it’s one of the best remedies for the monotonous and predictable nature of our daily routine.

Elisabeth Blue | 24 de July de 2018

20 reasons to visit Mallorca

When we hear or see the word “Mallorca”, we automatically think of sun, beaches, clear water, fun or holidays. Mallorca is the biggest of the Balearic Islands and much more. That’s why not even the coldest of hearts can resist it.

Elisabeth Blue | 20 de July de 2018

Mallorca Holidays: 5 experiences in Mallorca

From the classic spots to hidden nooks and crannies that only the locals know about, come to Mallorca holidays on our Top 5 experiences in Mallorca list:

Elisabeth Blue | 17 de July de 2018

Sebastián Linares. The Dance of Life.

Sebastian Linares is the choreographer who has set the rhythm and emotion for summer at Hotels VIVA. Born in Cordoba and having lived in Mallorca since a young age, he has trained at schools in Los Angelas and New York and has spent more than 20 years dancing. Now in Palma with his students, the Kidz on the Block, he has managed to win the...

Elisabeth Blue | 12 de July de 2018

Find your Majorca accommodation at the best price

Are you looking forward to going on holiday but still haven’t found the right Majorca accommodation? Well, pack your bags because we’ve got some top offers so you can enjoy the best of Majorca this summer…at the best price!

Elisabeth Blue | 10 de July de 2018

Join our #VIVAChallenge and win a stay with Hotels VIVA!

At Hotels VIVA, we want you to enjoy an incredible Mallorca holidays with us. That’s why we’ve organised a fantastic competition which offers you the chance to win a 7-day stay for 4 people at one of our hotels, and…Wait! That’s not all – it’s also ALL-INCLUSIVE. Incredible, right?

Elisabeth Blue | 5 de July de 2018

The best Mallorca party spots

The Mallorca party spots are great if you enjoy a good night out and will make sure your holiday is unforgettable.

Elisabeth Blue | 3 de July de 2018

Don’t let that romantic spark go out! Choose a hotel for couples

Going on family holidays and taking part in activities suitable for both adults and children is great fun. However, we’re sure that once in a while, you and your partner could do with reenergising with a decent dose of romance, relaxation and total peace and quiet. 

What are you waiting to book a hotel for couples?

Elisabeth Blue | 28 de June de 2018

The holiday of your dreams at a Spa Hotel

When you think of a Spa Hotel…doesn’t it make your mouth water? Thousands of ideas come to mind; holidays, relaxation, your partner…

Elisabeth Blue | 26 de June de 2018

20 songs for 20 moments

What is the soundtrack to your life? That song that makes you smile with just the first note…

At Hotels VIVA, we know how excited you are about your holiday, so we’ve created a tune, “We gotta VIVA”. We want to be a part of your holiday soundtrack!

Elisabeth Blue | 20 de June de 2018

The best places to enjoy paella in Playa de Muro

Playa de Muro is one of the most unspoiled and best conserved beaches in the Bahia de Alcudia. Can you imagine yourself being able to sit back and relax with your partner or the whole family while enjoying a paella right next to this fantastic beach?

Imagine a white sandy beach and clear waters, surrounded by juniper and pine forests, with sand...

Elisabeth Blue | 14 de June de 2018

Mallorca walking routes: Route around the city of contrasts

VIVA Palma de Mallorca! The capital of the Balearic Islands; a European landmark city for tourism, sun and beaches that’s also home to a great cultural, gastronomic, sports and leisure offering.

What more could you ask for? Mallorca is perfect for a fantastic holiday.

We’re going to focus on the capital, Palma de Mallorca, and we’d recommend a...

Elisabeth Blue | 12 de June de 2018

Take a dip! The best beaches in Mallorca

It’s hard to pick the best Mallorca beaches as it has so many… and they’re amazing!!!

Speaking of which, Mallorca, one of the global landmark tourist destinations for sun and beaches, has 32 blue flag beaches this year!

The blue flag is an award and a seal of quality given to beaches which fit certain criteria of excellence, quality and safety.

Elisabeth Blue | 7 de June de 2018

Celebrate World Environment Day with Hotels VIVA

At Hotels VIVA, we care about the environment and believe that as a passionate provider of hotels for kids, it’s fundamental that the youngest members of the family are aware of its importance. After all, they are the future and a good education based on the environment will make them more respectful of the environment in their adult life.

Elisabeth Blue | 5 de June de 2018

Aromata: One of the best restaurants in Palma de Mallorca

Going out to a restaurant in Palma de Mallorca is a treat for your taste buds! Palma is a paradise for those who love good food.

Elisabeth Blue | 31 de May de 2018

Tips for family holidays by the sea

It’s finally time for family holidays! You know that heading to the beach is one of the best ways to spend this fun and exciting time, and…. everyone loves it!

Elisabeth Blue | 29 de May de 2018

Fall in love with Mallorca at Hotels VIVA

Fall in love with Mallorca with us. Submerge yourself in the island of a thousand faces! Enjoy its bright coves and virgin beaches, plunge into its crystal waters and revel in its hiking and cycling routes, play golf, visit the S’Albufera, Sa Dragonera or Cabrera natural parks, wander around the streets of Palma…

Elisabeth Blue | 24 de May de 2018

A journey back in time. Shall we go back to 1998?

The 90s: those fabulous years filled with events and unique tales which impacted the lives of many of us… Now, in 2018, some of them are turning 20! Who’d have guessed…Time flies!

Let’s remember them…

Elisabeth Blue | 20 de May de 2018

Holidays at themed Hotels for kids. A great option!

Themed hotels for kids allow them to spend the holidays in a special environment which makes them feel like part of the group – they’ll really fit in. The facilities and activities are designed just for them, and are based on a theme such as fantasy worlds, pirates, music, sports…

There’s nothing better than the feeling of discovering a...

Elisabeth Blue | 17 de May de 2018

Mallorca food: Enjoy food tour Mallorca!

Did you know that food tour Mallorca is growing every year and now about 15% of visits to Spain in 2016 were for this reason? According to a study by Ostelea, Spain is a leading destination for the activity.

Elisabeth Blue | 15 de May de 2018

10 Tips for Palma de Mallorca hiking

If you’re thinking of going out Palma de Mallorca hiking, it’s the perfect time of year to start the adventure. If you’ve already tried it and are hoping to improve, we’ll give you some advice that will make sure you have a great time in the mountains.

Elisabeth Blue | 10 de May de 2018

Great Mallorca hiking trails

Mallorca isn’t only beaches, it also offers a large selection of hiking trails for enthusiasts of the sport and for those who have never done it before, they can try it out in a wonderful setting.

Hiking is an activity that’s become popular because compared to other ones, we interact with the environment and do something adventurous. Being...

Elisabeth Blue | 8 de May de 2018

Because you’ve got only one mum. Happy Mother’s Day!

We know Mother’s day is a special day celebrating all mothers worldwide. In Spain, and in other countries such as Portugal, South Africa and Lithuania it’s celebrated on the first Sunday in May. However, not all countries celebrate it on the same day. The celebrations vary according to the Gregorian calendar. For example, in Chile it’s on the...

Elisabeth Muehlfeld | 6 de May de 2018

Plan your holidays in hotels in Palma de Mallorca

If you want to be the one making people envious this summer, coming to spend your holidays in Palma de Mallorca is the best choice. The largest island in the Balearic archipelago has more in store for you than you can imagine.

Elisabeth Blue | 1 de May de 2018

Mallorca cycling hotels

Mallorca cycling hotels has many hotels  which offer everything you need for an incredible holiday spent doing your favourite sport. If you’re not that familiar with the Island, there’s no need to worry, as the specialist hotel staff will show you some of the most beautiful routes, from the mountains to the paradisiacal beaches.

Elisabeth Blue | 26 de April de 2018

Holidays with kids on paradise like beaches

Holidays with kids can be a blast, especially if you decide to head to a paradise-like beach. As everyone knows, the dream of every family is to be able to go to a place to rest up and disconnect from daily life.  You know what the most spectacular beaches for spending a holiday with kids in Mallorca are? Get inspired by our recommendations:

Elisabeth Blue | 24 de April de 2018

Mallorca, the eternal romantic getaway

A romantic getaway to the island of Mallorca with your partner is one of the best plans for your holiday. If romance were a city, Mallorca would be among the top places.

The silence, the peace and the breath-taking landscapes make the island of the sun a place that inspires us to say “I love you”. That’s why it’s an excellent option for a dream...

Elisabeth Blue | 19 de April de 2018

20 cool travel apps

Today, there a wide variety of travel apps for iOS and Android. They can help you with everything from choosing your destination to reserving hotels, hiring cars and putting together the best itinerary. You’ll be able to control everything from your phone!

Elisabeth Blue | 17 de April de 2018

The best bit about all inclusive hotel only on your holidays

All inclusive hotels are like sand in the sea, as they offer this perfect paradise in which to spend your dream holiday. You won’t have to worry about always having your wallet on-hand, as everything will already have been paid for. Cocktails, fresh fruit juice and delicious food during the day are just some of the benefits you’ll be entitled...

Elisabeth Blue | 12 de April de 2018

How to organise a holiday with a baby in tow

Going on holiday with babies can feel like a complicated task, especially if you’re first time parents. However, if everything is well organised it can be a fantastic experience. Babies are great company as they don’t need anything but their parents, food, clothes, nappies…Listen to our advice and you’ll enjoy an unforgettable holiday with your...

Elisabeth Blue | 10 de April de 2018

Mallorca food: The best of the island’s cuisine!

When people think about Mallorca food the first things that tend to come to mind are ensaimada pastries and the sobrasada cured sausage. There are other equally tempting dishes that you really ought to try however. Mallorcan cuisine has a long history of Latin and African influences, with dishes that often include the vegetables and olive oil...

Elisabeth Blue | 5 de April de 2018

Travelling with kids: what to pack

When it comes to travelling with children, packing can often be a headache for parents. Don’t tie yourself in knots!  Here we give you ten tips to help you take the essentials, without leaving anything behind. Make your journey an unforgettable experience for you and your family.

Elisabeth Blue | 3 de April de 2018

Seven tips for cycling in Mallorca

Cycling in Mallorca will be wonderful…and the island’s natural beauties are best explored by bike. Picturesque landscapes dotting the length of coastal roads, flourishing orchards, beaches of white sand and green hills await you over the course of your itinerary and will show you a new facet of this Mediterranean island.

Elisabeth Blue | 29 de March de 2018

Golf courses in the heart of paradise

Regardless of where you choose to spend your holiday in Mallorca, the nearest golf course won’t be far away. This idyllic paradise has 23 top quality golf courses where you can play golf all year round, thanks to the incredible climate.

Elisabeth Blue | 27 de March de 2018

Where to go on holiday with children in Spain at Easter

Choosing somewhere to go on holiday with children in Spain can often be quite tricky because you want to find a destination that has everything. This is why we’ve made a list of the four top destinations to ensure that your getaway with the smallest members of the family is an unforgettable adventure and you don’t have to wait for the summer to...

Elisabeth Blue | 22 de March de 2018

All-inclusive holidays with kids in Spain

All-inclusive holidays with kids are a perfect option when you’d rather have nothing to worry about. And there’s nothing better than relaxing and letting yourself be pampered when you’re on holiday. The most popular destination for families is Spain, where you can spend an unforgettable time with your kids, because each part of the country has...

Elisabeth Blue | 20 de March de 2018

The most expected moment of the year by all the kids has arrives

High temperatures, days getting longer and longer and short sleeves, shorts and sandals with and without socks confirm us that holidays has finally arrived, and although many adults are happy for it, there is a group of people who are happier than anyone else because the summer for children has nothing to do with all that we have mentioned...

Elisabeth Blue | 19 de March de 2018

Activities for kids at family hotel, VIVA Sunrise

The family hotel entertainment options at Hotels VIVA make for an unforgettable stay in Majorca and Kids who stay at VIVA Sunrise know this all too well. This holiday aparthotel in the Alcudia Port offers a fun and exciting programme called Viva Circus with circus-themed activities for kids.

Elisabeth Blue | 19 de March de 2018

Luxury hotels for your family holidays

Still not chosen the destination for your family holidays? No need to get stressed. Hotels VIVA would like to introduce you to their finest luxury hotels, which offer much more to the youngest members of the family than you could ever imagine. The fact is that we’re delighted to extend a warm welcome to families, not forgetting the kids, so you...

Elisabeth Blue | 13 de March de 2018

Vanity Golf has the best plan for your golf holidays

Majorca has become a paradise for golf lovers, where you can enjoy your golf holidays while practising your favourite sport. We know of one particular place that you will love and want to return to again and again for your golf holidays.

Elisabeth Blue | 12 de March de 2018

All you need for your first golf Mallorca tournament

The prospect of your first golf Mallorca tournament is liable to be quite a challenge, given that each stroke is crucial. Have you ever heard the famous Bobby Jones quote where he says, “there’s golf, and then there are golf tournaments”?  

Elisabeth Blue | 8 de March de 2018

Cycling in Majorca

Discovering Mallorca by bike is the best way of exploring inaccessible spots and the true beauty of the island… A tour of the city on two wheels is faster than going on foot, but slow enough to enjoy the magnificent views.

Spectacular mountains that lead to isolated coves with idyllic hideaways, enchanting monasteries… Discover the hidden...

Elisabeth Blue | 6 de March de 2018

Three reasons to play golf in Mallorca

Mallorca is the favourite destination of Europeans wanting to play golf in Mallorca throughout the year. Well-known golf professionals and enthusiasts use this paradise to prepare for their upcoming tournaments.

The island of the sun adapts to your needs and lets you savour a magnificent setting. If you’re still not convinced, I’ll give you...

Elisabeth Blue | 1 de March de 2018

A paradise for cyclists: Mallorca

The beautiful island of Mallorca is an authentic paradise for cyclists. Were you under the misapprehension that the island only had extravagant parties to offer? I can assure you that you’re wrong.

Elisabeth Blue | 27 de February de 2018

Hotels VIVA wants to celebrate their 20th anniversary with you

Hotels Viva is celebrating. Twenty years have passed since the first hotel VIVA opened its doors in Majorca in 1998 . Since then it has become an industry reference for international tourism to the northern coast of Majorca .

Elisabeth Blue | 20 de February de 2018

Hotels in Majorca: An industry reference, with 8 hotels

Majorca offers a plethora of possibilities for your next holidays. Whatever your plan, the Hotels VIVA brand is always ready to offer you the best hotels in Majorca with two specific options: family hotels  and adults-only hotels.

Elisabeth Blue | 19 de February de 2018

Five plans for Easter holidays with kids in Mallorca

Looking for great ideas for spending the Easter holidays with kids on the idyllic island of Mallorca? There are always tons of fun things to do at this wonderful time of year: day trips, theme parks, restaurants and plenty more besides.

Elisabeth Blue | 16 de February de 2018

🏄The best hotels with waterslides for children in Mallorca👨‍👩‍👧‍👦

Hotels with waterslides make a genuine paradise for kids. Make sure you choose the best hotel to enable your kids to have an unbeatable holiday. In VIVA Hotels we have hotels for adults only, family hotels, even sports hotels. Sliding, fun and laughter are guaranteed.

Don’t miss out!

Elisabeth Blue | 15 de February de 2018

The best Mallorca cycling routes in the Balearic Islands

The Balearic Islands offer some wonderful cycle routes that will not only let you enjoy the sun and the sea but also a host of very pleasing, picturesque landscapes. We’ll help you get to know Mallorca and Menorca by bike. You’ll be hooked!

Elisabeth Blue | 14 de February de 2018

Hotels with jacuzzi for a romantic weekend

Hotels with jacuzzi are guaranteed to spark a flame of love and passion between couples…all the more so if it’s an exclusive location where you can relax on your own, oblivious to the outside world.

Shedding your day to day cares and relaxing while taking a romantic dip with the love of your life is one of the most enchanting things you can do...

Elisabeth Blue | 12 de February de 2018

The best views Mallorca

Lookout points with views of the mountains and lighthouses that watch over the sea. Majorca gives us some of the most incredible views from the highest of places. Discover these amazing places and spectacular views where the Tramuntana mountain ranges are in sight as the vast Mediterranean Sea lies below. The lighthouses will captivate you with...

Elisabeth Blue | 9 de February de 2018

Pere Rotger, head Chef at Mirablau in Majorca Vanity Hotel

Vanity Hotel Golf, located in the Port of Alcudia, Majorca is known for its exquisite and varied cuisine. There are a number of restaurants here offering international cuisine as well as the best of Majorcan food.

Elisabeth Blue | 8 de February de 2018

4 Cala Mesquida restaurants

One goal of this blog is to bring you the best plans and activities you can enjoy at the islands, as well as helping you to make a tour through the most important and beautiful towns, beaches and monuments. We also want to get close to the traditions, culture and everything that is part of the intrinsic nature of the Balearic Islands, on which...

Elisabeth Blue | 8 de February de 2018

10 places to fall in love in Mallorca

Majorca is a place that arouses the passions, making it the perfect destination to get away from it all with your partner. Enjoy unforgettable moments, just the two of you. Doesn't that sound amazing? Just imagine walking hand in hand down the extraordinary streets of this beautiful island or eating in one of its cool restaurants while gazing...

Elisabeth Blue | 1 de February de 2018

The best beaches in Majorca

The perfect guide of the best beaches in Majorca

You can stop to check maps and pictures of unreachable places because Hotels VIVA brings you the final guide of the best beaches of Majorca; a list of crystal waters to enjoy the summer with your family, friends or partner in areas fully adapted to your preferences. Choose the one that best suits...

Elisabeth Blue | 1 de February de 2018

Vanity Golf Hotel: A perfect romantic getaway to Majorca

If you are looking for the perfect romantic getaway, you can stop searching as the place you have been dreaming about is Vanity Golf Hotel inMajorca. This adults-only hotel, located in the Port of Alcudia is ready to offer you an unforgettable holiday for two with spectacular suites, a natural environment, activities for couples and incredible...

Elisabeth Blue | 31 de January de 2018

The Llampuga Fair-visit Majorca in October for a gastronomic feast

The port of Cala Ratjada (Ratjada Cove) in Capedepera, Spain is preparing to host the Cap de Setmana del Peix Fresco (The celebration of fresh fish week) on the 13th, 14th and 15th of October. The festivities during these three days include a variety of activities involving the promotion of fresh fish in Majorca and include the popular XVI...

Mehr Issari | 31 de January de 2018

4 recommendations for the celebration of St. John’s Eve in Majorca

One of the most magical night of the year in Majorca has to be St. John’s Eve (Noche de San Juan). When the clock strikes midnight on the 23rd of June, the shortest night of the year begins as we welcome the Summer Solstice.

Elisabeth Blue | 31 de January de 2018

Stay with Hotels VIVA on your Majorca Holidays

The winds of change are blowing for all of us who are part of Hotels VIVA. After 19 years in the hotel industry in the Balearic Islands, the moment has come to renew our brand and continue to grow. Hotels VIVA is a family owned business consisting of two families whose parents have now reached an age where they want to enjoy life and have...

Elisabeth Blue | 31 de January de 2018

Sport hotel Mallorca: Vanity Hotel Golf

Around this time of year, many hotels in Majorca close for the winter and begin to renovate their facilities and prepare for next season. Vanity Golf is a perfect sport hotel Mallorca. On the 5th of December Vanity Golf closes for the season but not entirely. Many professional sports teams take advantage of training in Majorca during winter and...

Elisabeth Blue | 20 de November de 2017

Planning a romantic getaway to Majorca in romatic hotels

When you have kids, you don´t remember a time when it was just the two of you. But it doesn´t have to be like that. To continue having quality time with family, it is important to set aside some alone time as a couple. What better way to achieve this goal than a romantic hotels without kids. We have 7 recommendations to help you plan your ...

Elisabeth Blue | 13 de November de 2017

Vanity Hotel Golf, the ideal place to take up golf on your holidays to Majorca

You have just discovered how much you love golfing and all that it has to offer. Now you are looking for fabulous places where you can improve and refine your technique. Majorca is the perfect place to take up the game of golf for a number of reasons: mild temperatures, sunny days, spectacular landscape, and a large variety of golf courses. And...

Elisabeth Blue | 10 de November de 2017

2018 summer holidays to Majorca with Hotels VIVA

We said goodbye to summer only a month ago and we are already thinking about our holiday plans for next year. There are so many benefits to making your 2018 holiday reservations early, and if you are someone who likes to wait for last minute offers, check out the advantages of planning your holidays in advance, instead of waiting for last...

Elisabeth Blue | 24 de October de 2017

VIVA Hotels, has lots of surprises planned for kids this summer

The mascot of the Mini Club at Hotels VIVA is called Bufo, and he can´t wait to meet all the kids who will be spending their holidays at his hotels this summer. Activities for kids and great fun will be the highlights of VIVA Kids Only Club, a club aimed at kids between 4 and 11 years old. Bufo awaits them at the Mini Club with tons of games,...

Elisabeth Blue | 21 de July de 2017

Sports Holidays: A special offer from Vanity Golf

Mallorca Holidays are the perfect time to disconnect from our daily routine - a time to rest, relax and focus on ourselves and our favourite hobbies and leisure activities. At Vanity Hotel Golf & Spa we are pleased to offer a variety of sports & fitness activities as well as an array of health and wellness options to help you enjoy your sports...

Elisabeth Blue | 7 de July de 2017

Why your children will also fall in love with Mallorca?

Find out the best activities to do with children in Mallorca

Mallorca is the perfect destination for some funny family holidays. The kids and the adults will enjoy the good weather and the great leisure offer for everyone:

admin | 27 de March de 2017

Beauty and Wellness Tips for your Mallorca Holidays

Spoil yourself with Hotels VIVA

The Hotels VIVA are the best accommodation to get away from the daily workload during your holidays. The Hotels VIVA facilities are expressly designed to care of our customers. Our great professional staff is specialised in produce unique experiences for those ones who want some quiet holidays as well those who...

admin | 10 de February de 2017

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