Etiqueta 'Richard Branson'
The Son Bunyola estate in Banyalbufar.


Branson preparing to make "best eco-resort in Europe" dream come true

Former La Residencia managers working with Sir Richard Branson on his new project at Son Bunyola.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter20/04/2018 00:00

Oranges. A thief helped himself to some and got a twelve-month sentence.


Oranges and eco-tourism: the week in Majorca

Richard Branson was talking eco-tourism, hoteliers were looking at discounts this summer, flights to Palma in the summer are to increase, and a thief who stole oranges was back in court.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter18/03/2018 00:00

Sir Richard Branson on plans for the Son Bunyola estate.


"For me, Majorca is a very special place"

Sir Richard Branson talks about his love for Majorca and his business plans for the future on the island.

Humphrey Carter11/03/2018 00:00

Richard Branson at Son Bunyola in 2001.


"The best eco-resort in Europe"

Richard Branson is now in the position to make a long-time plan for Majorca become a reality.

Humphrey Carter14/01/2018 00:00

The whole of the Son Bunyola estate occupies a third of all the land in Banyalbufar.


Town hall wants Branson estate to have rural hotel

Banyalbufar town hall wants the Council of Majorca to declare the Son Bunyola finca to be in the general interest.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter12/01/2018 00:00

A technical hitch at Palma caused delays and cancellations at the three Balearic airports.


Barceló, Branson, Brexit: last week in Majorca

Tourism minister Biel Barceló was under pressure, there was chaos at the airport and there were arrests because of a fake cancer "cure".

Humphrey Carter17/04/2017 00:00

Terrace dining at Son Balagueret.


Branson unveils his third luxury villa

Last summer, Sir Richard Branson reopened Son Bunyola, a 680-acre estate with two private villas. He has now unveiled the third luxury villa.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter14/04/2017 00:00

View from one of the villas at the Virgin Son Bunyola estate.


Banyalbufar mayor has no objection to Branson estate

When Branson sold the Son Bunyola estate in 2002, he said the then mayor "lacked the necessary foresight".

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter28/07/2016 00:00

Sir Richard Branson from a set of photos, exclusive to the Bulletin, that was taken in 2002.


Branson "delighted" to be back in Majorca

Branson’s privately owned collection of award-winning luxury hotels and retreats, Virgin Limited Edition, is excited by the prospect of relaunching the project.

Humphrey Carter25/12/2015 00:00

Prime Minister Rajoy in Palma last week.

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Bishop, Branson, Ryanair: the past week in The Bulletin

Leading Spanish politicians, a prominent return and an alleged affair involving a prominent figure in Majorca's society. Some of the stories from the week in the Bulletin.

Monitor13/12/2015 00:00

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The main manor house to become boutique hotel.


Branson never really left Majorca for good

Branson plans to transform Son Bunyola into the “best eco-resort in Europe”.

Humphrey Carter11/12/2015 00:00