La Font is on the northern tip of the beautiful island of Majorca, close to Puerta Pollensa. This area is known for its small fishing villages, beaches, architecture, shopping and watersports. There are many excellent restaurants around Pollensa and there is also a market selling fresh local produce. A self catering villa is the ideal base from which to explore this beautiful sunny island.
Sunbathing - The beaches close to your self catering villa all have good facilities with sunbeds, umbrellas, toilets, cafés and restaurants. For those who want to be more active, many beaches rent out equipment for windsurfing, jet skiing, canoeing etc. The warm, clear water is perfect for snorkeling and diving too.
Walking and Hiking - The area around your villa in La Font is popular with walkers, particularly in the spring and autumn months. Local guide books are available in the area with maps and trails for all levels of walkers.
Hire a Moped - There are so many places to explore on Majorca from your villa in La Font. If you do not have a car, hire a moped and enjoy feeling the breeze on your face as you explore the villages and countryside of this lovely island.
Pollensa - This old Roman town has many narrow streets which date back to the 18th century. The sea front is lined with hotels giving it an old-fashioned appeal. Although there are some excellent fish restaurants in Pollensa, it is very quiet at night.
Palma - The capital city of Majorca is Palma and it is just a short drive from your self catering villa in La Font. La Seu, the 14th century Cathedral, is one of the many breathtaking historic buildings in the city. The Old City is a maze of shady streets with typical tall shuttered apartments with decorative metalwork. The Arab Baths, once gorgeous with a cupola and marble pillars, are now somewhat neglected but the surrounding garden is filled with flowers and birds.
Year-round sunshine is enjoyed at La Font, Majorca. Winters seldom see average temperatures below 16C (61F) during the day. Summers are hot and dry with average temperatures reaching 31C (88F), but usually a more pleasant 23C. Rain is sparse even in the winter months here.
Cheap flights arrive daily from all over Europe to Palma International airport on the island of Majorca. It is just over 2 hours flying time from the UK. Your self catering villa at La Font is about 60km from the airport.