The Carrossa estate sits atop the sandy hills of the Llevant mountain range with views out to the north east coastline of Mallorca and Mediterranean sea. The luxurious five-star Carrossa Hotel and Spa is centred around an exquisitely restored historic manor house with its restaurant, bistro, bar and extensive spa facilities.
With spacious, well- kept grounds, gardens and terraces there’s plenty of room for guests to relax and soak up the views of the countryside, the ancient town of Arta and the picturesque Bay of Alcudia. Pockets of outdoor lounge areas and comfortable seating ensure guests can find secluded spaces to unwind and soak up the sun’s warmth.
A large infinity pool sits amidst the grounds with a pretty poolside terrace complete with comfortable day beds. The hotel also boasts a light-flooded indoor pool with a spacious terrace and loungers. This leads through to the tasteful spa area and lounge. Spa lovers are in for a treat at the hotel’s ‘World of Saunas’ with a choice of Finnish Sauna, gentle Bio Sauna and relaxing Steam Bath. A selection of treatments is also on offer and highlights of the Spa include an ice fountain and ‘experience’ showers.
Carrossa Resort takes food seriously and has a fine dining restaurant as well as bistro to choose from. Both have pretty terraces with stunning views to admire whilst dining. The light filled and elegant Carrossa restaurant offers Mediterranean-Asian fusion cuisine. Fresh local produce is used, including seafood direct from the nearby bay. Situated in the Manor House, the Bistro Badia interior has been designed to compliment the historic building, whilst the terrace makes the most of its uninterrupted views.
The hotel prides itself on its wine. There’s a well-stocked cellar of Mallorcan, Spanish and international wine and the in-house Sommelier is on hand to guide guests. The hotel’s authentic Bodega – an ancient arched ceiling wine cellar in the main house, is also worth visiting during one of the frequently arranged wine-tasting sessions.
The glamorous Bar Oro is a stunning mix of ancient architecture and maximalist furnishings. It’s the perfect place to try a wide range of wines or expertly prepared cocktails – don’t miss the hotel’s signature Mediterranean herb laden House Carrossa Gin.
The hotel has a selection of rooms in the Manor House and in the contemporary Suite wing. All rooms are designed with a stylish mix of rustic Mallorcan and high end modern finishes. The manor house rooms combine authentic historic charm with luxurious comfort. Whilst the lavish and light- filled suites all with private terraces have views either to the picturesque Mallorcan countryside or the Bay of Alcudia.
For those wanting more space to gather with family and friends, the estate also has four luxury villas: Villa Cuatro, Villa Cinco, Villa Siete and Villa Ocho to choose between. These have four or five bedrooms, their own private grounds and pool plus access to all the resort’s facilities.
The estate has so much to offer, guests may be tempted just to stay put. Nearby, however there is plenty to explore – beautiful sandy beaches, the historic old town of Arta with cafes, restaurants and independent shops plus some of the islands best golf courses.