News of the day 29 March 2017
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A suspension of hotel licences is part of the wider debate about "saturation" in Palma.


Moratorium expected on new hotel licences in Palma

The federation is concerned about "massification and saturation" in Palma.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Owners in El Vila have been seeking five times as much compensation as that set by the court.


Court reduces Vila compensation in Pollensa to 300,000 euros

The compensation relates to land declassification under "urgent measures" in 2008.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Antoni Noguera explaining his proposal for a holiday rentals' ban.

Holiday rentals

Palma looks to ban apartment holiday rentals

The deputy mayor Antoni Noguera intends that the ban should apply to the whole of Palma, meaning that it would include Playa de Palma.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

There has been a considerable increase in the number of Palma's boutique hotels.


Hoteliers opposed to building licence suspensions in Palma

A three-year moratorium on licences would not be possible as suspensions can only be for one year.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Palma's Born is particularly in demand for holiday rentals.

Holiday rentals

Up to 7,500 euros a month for a Palma apartment

La Llotja, the Cathedral and Born are the most sought-after areas.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The opening of the new facility at ASPACE, with Council of Majorca president Miquel Ensenyat cutting the ribbon.


Fundación JoyRon supports ASPACE

ASPACE, a school and day centre for sufferers of cerebral palsy, has just been provided with a new fully enclosed swimming-pool complex with changing-room facilities.

News / Comment



The Balearics is facing competition again and it can't just sit back.

Jason Moore

Holiday / Lifestyle

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Edition of 29 March 2017