Contact details

Calle Camilo José Cela, s/n.
07014  Palma, Majorca  (Balearic Islands)
Tel.:+34 971735065
Fax.:+34 971454373




Tel.: +34 971225900


The royal residence of Jaime II.

The castle is located on the crest of a hill and is in the Gothic style.

Bellver Castle has had various different uses over the course of its history. King Jaime II ordered its construction as a royal residence. In the 19th century it was converted into a mint. Its circular structure is unusual, and it has three towers and a keep divided into four sections. Inside the castle there is a circular bailey with two storeys and a courtyard built over a cistern. There is a chapel on the second floor.

  • Construction: Castle
  • Artistic period: Gothic
  • Historic period: 14th century
  • Setting: The castle is located around 3 kilometres from the historic centre of Palma.

Practical information


  • From Apr 01 to Sep 30
  • Monday From 08:30 to 13:00
  • From Tuesday to Saturday From 08:30 to 20:00
  • Public holidays and Sunday From 10:00 to 20:00
  • From Oct 01 to Mar 31
  • Monday From 08:30 to 13:00
  • From Tuesday to Saturday From 08:30 to 18:00
  • Public holidays and Sunday From 10:00 to 18:00


  • General: €4
  • Reduced: €2
  • Children: Admission free
  • Sunday

  • Admission free


Audio guide, Cafe, Guided tours


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