7 ideal accommodations for triathletes in Spain
Fancy to plan a sporting holiday or prepare for your next triathlon and you don’t know where to stay? Here are some perfect accommodations for triathletes.
Choosing the perfect accommodation to participate in our next triathlon, or to plan a vacation that we can combine with a good training on site, may not be an easy task. Not all accommodation is prepared to adapt to the needs of athletes, and more particularly to that of triathletes, a growing group of amateurs of this discipline who need good cycle paths, wide walks for running and suitable waters for swimming. Therefore, here are some accommodations that meet all requirements.
Accommodations to rest before the next triathlon .…
- Hotel & Spa Ferrer Janeiro
- Hotel Hoposa Villaconcha
- Hotel Artiem Asturias
- Hotel Puerto Juan Montiel, Spa y base náutica
- Apartahotel VIVA Blue & Spa
- Las Gaviotas Suites Hotel
- Syncrosfera Fitness & Health Hotel
The Hotel & Spa Ferrer Janeiro has become one of the benchmark hotels for triathletes in Majorca. Its location in Can Picafort, in the north of the island, makes it a very attractive accommodation both for competitions such as IRONMAN Mallorca and for specific training with the sea and the mountains close by. It is indeed only 30 km from Coll de Femenia, one of the emblematic climbs of the island, and 20 km from Puerto de Pollensa.
This comfortable, family-run hotel has spacious rooms with sea views in a very sporty atmosphere..
And if you prefer to train in the same hotel, there is a heated semi-Olympic swimming pool, ideal for swimming a few lengths. And if you need a rest, the Spa offers everything you need for your comfort. By the way, the cycling center, with a capacity of almost 800 bikes, is one of the largest in Majorca. Of course, it has a workshop service, bicycle rental, fruit and a daily picnic for guests.
The Port of Pollensa is home to another of the ideal hotels for triathletes: the Hoposa Villaconcha. This aparthotel has 4 outdoor swimming pools, 1 semi-Olympic outdoor pool heated to 28º, a spacious gym, spa, hypoxia rooms, personalized menus for athletes and a long list of equipment for triathlon enthusiasts. In addition, a bike center to store our bikes safely.
The spaciousness of the apartments and their incidence of light make rest, so important for intensive sports, the most pleasant.
Asturias not only has some of the most difficult climbs in Spain, but also ideal sports hotels. This is the case of the Hotel Artiem Asturias, a hotel with 45 rooms, perfect for relaxing. Facilities include a renovated gym of over 150m2 and an outdoor pool at 26º, depending on the season.
The Spa of more than 500 m2 with hydrothermal circuit and treatment cabins is perfect to recover after long training sessions and of course, in addition, an own bike center to tune the bike.
The Costa Cálida de Murcia has a vast perfect area, full of good roads and waters suitable for swimming. And if in addition there is accommodation like Hotel Puerto Juan Montiel, Spa and Nautical Base, so much the better. This 4-star hotel is located on the seafront in the town of Águilas, opposite the Juan Montiel Marina.
What makes this an ideal hotel for triathletes? In addition to the exclusive cycling space, it also offers a spa and several pools, one heated and another 100m of natural salt water, perfect for training.
Murcia enjoys a very favorable climate for sport most of the year, so if you haven’t experienced this destination yet, do not hesitate to enjoy it!
In the north of Majorca, there is the VIVA Blue & Spa**** aparthotel. Located in Playa de Muro, very close to the Natural Park of s’Albufera, offering Premium facilities perfect for triathletes and sportsmen.
In addition to its spacious Cycling Center, this aparthotel has a professional gym and up to 5 pools (one of which is semi-Olympic) where we can train comfortably if we prefer not to swim in open water. And to recover: a good sauna and jacuzzi session in the Spa area.
Also located in Playa de Muro, there is another hotel that meets all the requirements for a perfect stay for triathletes: Las Gaviotas Suites Hotel. First of all, it has a spacious Cycling Center, in addition to a workshop garage with its own mechanic and a range of 200 bicycles for rent. They also offer guided tours of the area.
It also has a heated outdoor semi-Olympic pool specially designed for swimmers and triathletes. In fact, between the months of March to May and from September 15, its exclusive use is only for swimming.
Plus, for those unfamiliar with the Playa de Muro area, it has a wide boardwalk so you can run on the flat while the sea breeze hits you, which always makes running a bit more enjoyable.
SyncroSfera Fitness & Health Hotel is a benchmark for triathletes, cyclists, fitness and health lovers, with 46 rooms, awarded the most innovative hotel of 2021 and the only hotel offering rooms equipped with hypoxia systems (simulating high altitude conditions up to 4500 m altitude level, maintaining a low oxygen concentration).
Located in the muntanya de la Sella, on the outskirts of Denia, the hotel offers a heated semi-Olympic pool, state-of-the-art TechnoGym technology, a cycling room, a hypoxia room, biomechanical study for Cycling and Running, hyperbaric chamber, podiatry services… in short, a spot that offers everything you need if you ever want to plan a training phase or to prepare for the next triathlon.