Balearic Beat in Formentera

The stylish getaway The Gecko Hotel Beach Club opened recently .Set on Migjorn Beach, this upscale hotel is 15 km from both the uninhabited island of S’Espalmador and La Mola lighthouse, dating from 1861.

The cool, beach-chic rooms and suites feature wood furniture, plus terraces or balconies. They all offer free Wi-Fi, satellite TV and minibars, as well as tea and coffeemakers. Most have sea views. Suites add rooftop terraces. Room service is available.

Amenities include free breakfast and parking, as well as a beachfront restaurant and bar. There’s also an outdoor pool, a kids’ club and a playground. The landscaped grounds offer lounge chairs and hammocks.