Part of the prestigious Barcelo Group of hotels, the 3 star Hotel Ponent Playa has an enviable location overlooking the Cala Ferrera beach
in the popular resort of Cala d'or on the southern east coast of Majorca. The hotel is approximately 60km east of the capital Palma and the
Son Sant Joan International airport, and around 400 metres from the centre of the resort where you will find a wide selection of bars,
restaurants and shops.
Built in 1974 and extensively refurbished during the winter of 2002, the modern Hotel Barcelo Ponent Playa has a total of 430 guest rooms,
including 388 standard twin rooms and a further 42 singles, which are distributed between two 7 storey buildings and set amidst almost 2,000m2
of Mediterranean style gardens and sun terraces around a central pool area.
All guest rooms at the hotel are either air conditioned or centrally heated according to the season and come equipped with a fully fitted "en suite"
bathroom with shower, along with a direct dial telephone, complimentary high speed WiFi internet access, a satellite television with international
channels, a safety deposit box available for rental and either a balcony or terrace, most of which have exterior views over either the pool and garden
area or magnificent Cala Ferrera beach.
In addition to the above features, a maid service is also provided undertaking a change of towels as required and change of bed linen once a week.
Guest facilities on offer includes a 24 hour reception area with currency exchange services, and both luggage and courtesy rooms for late departures,
along with an air conditioned buffet style restaurant and snack bar, offering a choice of traditional Spanish, international and vegetarian menus, as
well as a games room, public internet terminals with complimentary WiFi access available in selected areas, laundry and medical services, and both
lounge and pool bars.
For business guests, the Hotel Ponent Playa also offers the use of a large air conditioned conference and meeting room, seating a maximum of 20 guest,
which is fully equipped with a selection of modern audiovisual aids.
Sporting and leisure facilities available to guests includes a large outdoor freshwater swimming pool for adults, with separate children's splash pool,
and spacious sun terraces and gardens which are furnished with loungers and parasols.
Other leisure facilities include a a children's mini club and adventure playground, which is equipped with structures such as a tower, jungle gym, swing,
slide, seesaw and spring rider, as well as a mini golf course and both pool and table tennis tables.
Guests staying at the Hotel Ponent Playa also have the opportunity to relax and unwind at the hotels' own Spa and Wellness Centre, which features a smaller
indoor heated swimming pool with sauna, Turkish bath and cardiovascular gymnasium, as well as offering a variety of other cosmetic and beauty treatments.
The Hotel Ponent Playa also provides a seasonal programme of daytime sporting activities, organised each day by their resident animation team, featuring rifle
shooting, water polo and aerobics, as well as evening entertainment with a children's mini disco which is then followed by either live music, cabaret or other
professional shows several times each week.
In recognition of the Barcelo Groups' high standards of customer satisfaction, the Hotel Ponent Playa has been awarded the Spanish Tourism Quality Institute
"Q" quality mark which is only granted to establishments which meet the highest standards of continuous improvement in all services.