From Jaume I, who was astonished by its natural beauty, to international tourism that has chosen it as its place in the world, Capdepera has become a city with its own personality.
To its many attractions, this year it is settled the first luxury hotel in the area. Until now, the municipality of Capdepera stood out for its famous and historic castle, where the Moorish signed the surrender of Menorca and perhaps the oldest peace treaty ever documented; for its endearing Mallorcan people, who keep their traditions despite these days and the great number of tourists; for its beautiful beaches and coves; for its Wednesday market and its Virgen del Carmen; for its legend of sa Boira and its festival La Esperanza; for its golf courses and its medieval festival in May.
But as from this year, Cap – depera will have a new postcard for its collection: the Creu de Tau Art & Spa -www.hotelcreudetau.com.es – the first four-star superior hotel in the city. Considered for centuries one of the most important historical cen – ters of Mallorca, Capdepera has been absorbing with elegance the tourist boom of the island. It has kept its archaeological reserve side reflected on its monuments of Sos Sartres, Son Barbassa, Puig de S’hort, Capler de Gegant and Son Favar.
It has maintained its important history as of the events which took place in the Castle of the city, where the Treaty of Capdepera was signed, a document that today is preserved in the National Library of Paris. Its walls protected the city from pirate invasions and are still standing, to the delight of tourists. In Capdepera nice bars and haute cuisine restaurants have been settled, always respecting the Mallorcan traditional food and dishes.