: Puerto Pollenca
: Puerto Pollenca
The house is a 45 minute drive from Palma airport. A few minutes walk into Pollenca's beautiful main square and a 5 minute drive to the gorgeous beaches of either Cala San Vicente or Puerto Pollenca;
originally a fishing village, the enchanting resort of Puerto Pollensa has everything, wonderful scenery, beautiful sandy beaches, fantastic cuisine and a laid-back friendly atmosphere. The sheltered horseshoe shaped bay is set against the stunning backdrop of the Tramuntana mountain range. The resort of Puerto Pollensa is arguably Mallorcas finest. Despite its success, Puerto Pollensa has managed to retain its charm and a somewhat understated character as well as its rather exclusive feel.
Special interest holidays:
If you or any kids or adults in your group wish to be active, there are numerous activities available to you around this area including Trekking/Hiking, Climbing, Rock Scrambling, Swimming, Scuba diving, Snorkelling, Abseiling, Paragliding, Helicopter Tours, Mountain Biking, Kayaking/Canoeing, Caving and Horse Riding. These are all possible in the north of Mallorca, in or around the areas of Alcudia, Pollensa and Cala San Vicente.
The North of Mallorca is spoilt for choice when it comes to golfing, the two places are the Pollensa and Alcanada Golf Courses. Golf Pollensa is a nine hole course that is perfectly integrated into the beautiful local environment. The course offers panoramic views over the Tramuntana mountains, olive groves, the bays of Pollensa and Alcudia and s’Albufereta reserve. Golf Alcanada is the only 18 hole course that is right by the sea. It has 58 well placed green side fairway bunkers, challenging greens with hidden breaks and difficult but fair tee shots, making this golf course a must for all experienced golfers travelling to Mallorca.
Steeped in history, the charming old town of Pollenca, approx. 3 miles inland from the coast, is arguably the most attractive town on the island. The regions cuisine is also regarded as one of the finest in Mallorca. Pollenca boasts an excellent array of superb restaurants, cafe`s, bars and shops, which can be found in and around the main square, The Placa Major, a truly magnificent place to sit and watch the world go by. The market in Pollenca, which takes place every Sunday, dominates the main square, spilling out in to all the side street`s is an absolute must.
15 minutes drive to Alcudia