New: chess training in the travel with GM Igor Khenkin

Chess travel to Mallorca (Balearic Islands) 11-19 April, 2022

Summer, palm trees, sun - what could be better? A chess travel to Mallorca is the best way to enjoy the early summer.

4-star hotel "Bella Playa" is located just a few hundred meters from the beautiful natural beach of Cala Agulla. Enjoy a unique view of the magnificent bay.

Relax in the beautiful countryside of northeastern Mallorca.

And "Bella Playa" is one of the most beautiful hotels in the area!

Price from 1.299 € per person in a single/double room

Single room reservations are subject to a surcharge of 20 € per night. Accompanying persons who are not participating in the chess program pay from 999 € in a single/double room.

In addition to half board, the price of the travel includes:

  • Flights from Germany, Austria and Switzerland (additional charges may apply)
  • Transfer from airport to hotel and back
  • 8 nights at the 4-star hotel "Bella Playa" in Cala Ratjada
  • Game room rental
  • Travel support
  • Chess program: 30 hours (training, simultaneous game session, etc.)

Information and reservations:

  • Igor Khenkin
  • Tel.: +49 (0)611 450 69 55
  • Mobile: +49 (0)176 3420 4588
  • E-Mail:



The hotel is just 5-7 minutes walk (400m) from Cala Agulla beach. About 1 km from the city center and the port of Cala Ratjada. Public transport stops are in of the hotel. There is a large supermarket nearby.


The hotel has 189 rooms (including 25 single rooms) of the following categories:

  • Single room
  • Double room
  • Triple room
  • Barrier-free room
  • Family room

All rooms are air conditioned and heated

Spa / Wellness

Discover a paradise of wellness in our 1,000 square meter wellness oasis. We offer our guests a special atmosphere of relaxation and well-being, where attention is paid to the restoration of body and mind.

Access to the wellness center, which offers numerous relaxation and recovery programs, is exclusive and free for hotel guests only.

The pool in the spa offers the following relaxation options: various thermal massages for the back, neck, calves and thighs, jacuzzi, counter-current swimming channel, cold water pool. The large, bright pool is ideal for sunbathing.

In addition, we offer in the sauna area two Turkish steam baths, a large sauna overlooking the pool, showers, an ice box and a relaxation room.

Our range of high quality services (for a fee) for your health includes various types of massage, as well as health and beauty care for him and her. You will be consulted and treated by our professional and highly qualified staff. For more information visit the massage area.

For your convenience, changing rooms are located in the pool area and in the sauna.

You can also visit our fitness room free of charge at any time to keep fit. Children under 18 years old are allowed in the fitness room only if accompanied by an adult.

All rooms have direct access to the spa. Access for hotel guests only.

Hotel services

  • Free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel
  • Snacks and drinks bar (near the large outdoor pool)
  • Buffet restaurant
  • Outdoor pool
  • Indoor heated pool (spa - wellness pool)
  • Outdoor children's pool
  • Veranda-sonarium
  • Concierge (night porter)
  • Car rental
  • Transfer from airport
  • Organized excursions
  • Room cleaning
  • Luggage office
  • Health care
  • Air conditioning in all areas of the hotel
  • Bicycle storage (free)
  • Large games room (snooker, table tennis)

Sports and entertainment

The hotel offers its guests a wide range of sporting activities (tennis, golf, hiking, mountain biking) and recreational activities (diving, horse riding, paddle surfing, hot air ballooning, water sports, etc.).

During your stay at the hotel, we offer unlimited leisure time at our facilities:

  • Mini golf
  • Boccia
  • Archery
  • Shooting range
  • Table tennis
  • Children's section

Every Saturday the hotel offers live dance music as well as acrobatic shows and flamenco shows at least twice a week.

Payment methods and insurance

The hotel accepts the following credit cards: Visa and MasterCard.

We recommend taking out travel insurance. We will be happy to help you: advise and provide practical assistance.

Schedule of a chess travel to Mallorca 2022

Day 1

Arrival, greeting and presentation of the training and chess program

Day 2

  11:00-13:00 h Golden rules in dynamic and
  18:00-19:30 h in calm positions

Day 3

  11:00-13:00 h Tactical motives
  18:00-19:30 h Handicap game against GM Igor Khenkin

Day 4

  11:00-13:00 h Analysis of games from
  18:00-19:30 h simultaneous session

Day 5

  11:00-13:00 h Visualization exercises
  18:00-19:30 h Capablanca rules and the endgame (part 1)

Day 6

  11:00-17:00 h Excursion program
  from 21:00 h Blitz

Day 7

  11:00-13:00 h Endgame (part 2)
  18:00-19:30 h Caro-Kann (part 1)

Day 8

  11:00-13:00 h Caro-Kann (part 2)
  18:00-19:30 h Calculation of variations
  thereafter Preparing for departure

Day 9