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Delightful townhouse in Pollenca, Mallorca

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Space 1,291 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Double bedroom, en-suite. 2 twin bedrooms. Family bathroom. Studio bedroom extra

Casa Romana sits at the foot of the Calvario steps in the seclusion of the old town, minutes from the best bars, cafes and restaurants on Mallorca, and a short walk to the Placa Major with its bustling Sunday market. There is one double bedroom with ensuite bathroom and two twin-rooms, which share a family bathroom. Beautifully decorated, with an intriguing corridor, which links a comfortable sitting room with a large dining kitchen. Air-conditioning, log-fire, TV, video, dish-washer and washing-machine. Peaceful and pretty internal patio garden with splash-pool and tiny roof terrace with stunning views. A studio with double bed and private bathroom over the kitchen is now available for an extra cost of £30 per night (5 nights minimum).

The house: The house has everything you will need to make your stay comfortable and is designed to be lived in. Make it your home from home or use it as a convenient base for eating and drinking in or out as you please. And for relaxing, exploring having fun or just become part of a safe, cosmopolititan community.

The location: The location is in the very heart of the beautiful and historic town of Pollenca, buzzing with life, charm and elegance. It is a romantic destination with some of the finest restaurants and funkiest bars in the north of the island of Mallorca. You will be a few minutes walk from a long relaxed lunch with a good value 'menu del dia' or from a night out with al fresco dining and drinking and no worries about driving home. The town has shops, bars, art galleries and two museums and manages to combine being very grown up with being a haven for families. Children are welcome everywhere and will love having an ice cream and playing with children of other nationalities in the town square. The town is a few minutes drive from two beautiful beaches, within 10 minutes drive of fabulous mountain scenery and less than an hour will take you to the cool city of Palma. There is wind-surfing, diving, golf, cycling and excellent horseriding nearby.

More Details

Property Manager
Rosemary Komaromy
Member since: 2004
Speaks English, Spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
17 October, 2017

About Rosemary Komaromy

We are both designers who have spent our working lives designing museum exhibitions and creating interpretation is historic houses, national parks and a range of castles and notable agricultural and industrial buildings in the UK. We both love history and old buildings.

One of us loves hill walking, scrambling and generally hanging out in the mountains and the other loves swimming, the beach and horse riding. We both love exploring historic towns and villages and spending time in bars, cafes and restaurants. Another thing we both enjoy is a day out in a beautiful historic city with wonderful art galleries, stunning sea views, cool shops and fantastic restaurants. Palma is so easy to get to. We both love Mallorca and knew when we first came to Pollenca 15 years ago that we wanted to make a home here.

Rosemary Komaromy purchased this house in 2002

Why Rosemary Komaromy chose Deia - Soller Region

We think Pollenca is the most lovely town in Mallorca and is perfectly placed for sea, mountains and enjoying the rest of Mallorca.

We were looking for a property that we could visit regularly but which would be low maintenance when we were busy working in the UK. We really liked being in the middle of the historic town where you can walk into the square and meet friends for coffee and pop out to pick up the gorgeous produce available all over town. Wanting to cook things ourselves in a well equipped kitchen was a real driver in getting a place of our own. We wanted a completely unspoilt old house, which we could modernise sympathetically, keeping as many of the old features as possible.

After a few months of searching and seeing many run down properties that didn't fit the bill, we saw that the house had a private for sale sign and we called the owner. This gentleman turned out to be the elderly parish priest in Port Pollenca and he wanted to sell the house which he had inherited but never lived in. It had been empty for 25 years. We immediately saw the potential to turn a modestly priced and completely unspoilt house into the sort of property we wanted. A place were we could holiday, spend Christmas, cook and entertain - with lots of room for family and friends to come and stay.

It's always felt like a happy house and we have enjoyed quiet times, getting away from it all but only a few steps away from the heart of the most vibrant town we know. There have also been lots of family holidays, parties and dinners and memorably good times.

What makes this house unique

This lovely old house is right in the middle of Pollenca but at the same time is in a quiet street. It is very cosy, comfortable and has a great deal of old world charm.

You don't need a car to get around Pollenca - everything is in walking distance. This town was built for people and carts pulled by donkeys so a car is a nuisance in the narrow streets. We leave ours parked in the newer part of town until we need to use it.

You can even reach the wonderful 'Piedra en Seco' footpath at the edge of town on foot and walk into the Tramuntana Mountains. If you hire a car, you can easily park a little way from the house and drive to any of 3 fantastic beaches in between 7 and 15 minutes depending where you choose to go, and you can be in Palma in 45 minutes.

No worries about drinking and driving! Pollenca has some of the best restaurants on the island and there is a whole range of styles and prices to choose from. The main square is magical in the evening whether you are on a romantic getaway, with friends or family. Pollenca, like Casa Romana is a mix of charming historical architecture, quiet corners and opportunities for fantastic fun.

Guestbook comments from the manager

Comments from guests include the following:



'We had a very enjoyable time in Pollenca and loved the house. It's just lovely'



'We all had a fantastic holiday and your house is beautiful'



'The house is beautiful and tastefully restored and it is in a fantastic location. The advertisements does not do it justice by any means. The splash pool for example is much bigger than it looks and proved to be very popular with my children'



'What a fantastic house in a beautiful town'



'Real care has been taken with this house and we really appreciated the thought has gone into making it comfortable and welcoming for guests'
Nov 2007
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Location

Nearest Airport
50 Kilometres
Palma de Mallorca
Nearest Ferry
12 Kilometres
Port Alcudia
Nearest Motorway
6 Kilometres
Alcudia/ Pollenca junction
Nearest Beach
5 Kilometres
Cala San Vicente/Porto Pollenca
Car: recommended

Pollenca is a historic town in beautiful, unspoilt Northern Mallorca about 40 minutes drive from the airport, near some of the island's most beautiful beaches and stunning mountain scenery. Ideal for walking and cycling holidays and sight seeing as well as relaxing by the sea.

Other Activities: Horse riding

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Pollença District in Serra de Tramuntana

Property Type:
  • house (terraced)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1291 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • town
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Baby Gate
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Ensuite bathroom to main bedroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Family bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    En suite bathroom to studio bedroom over kitchen - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom - 2 Single Bed
    Studio bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed
  • One very attractive double en-suite room with shower and double bed has two large windows at the front of the house. Two further twin-bedded rooms on the second floor share a family bathroom. the rear twin-bedded room has lovely views over the tiled rooftops of the town to the mountains beyond. There is also a studio over the kitchen with double bed and ensuite shower room available for use at an extra cost 0f £30 per night (5 nights minimum). We can provide a cot with mattress and a high chair.
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Player
Outside:
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
Attractions:
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • festivals
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • caving
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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Delightful townhouse in Pollenca, Mallorca
average rating of 4.7 based on 21 reviews
5

Perfectly placed house in beautiful Pollenca

  • 5 of 5

Fabulous traditional Majorcan house in the centre of Pollenca. The accommodation provided absolutely everything needed, and probably more we didn't find/need/use, with a welcome plunge pool to cool down on a hot day.

The house was spotless on our arrival, and owner Steve was so very helpful when we needed anything.

I'd recommend this house with its quirky edge to anyone wishing to stay in and explore Pollenca old town and area.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
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Beautiful town house in excellent central location.

  • 4 of 5

This is a lovely, spacious property, full of character, but with all mod cons! Great location, just a minutes stroll into the very centre. The lounge is lovely and cool during the day- which was a blessing as the temperature was around 30 c !!! The little roof terrace has fantastic views over Pollenca. Steve, the owner, was a fantastic host, we were extremely well looked after!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
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5

Case Romana is a beautiful authentic house only meters from the Calvari steps.

  • 5 of 5

From the moment we arrived we felt we were somewhere special- though it was very easy to make ourselves at home. The views from the rooftop terrace are unique. The house was big and spacious enough to allow us, a family of 2 adults, 2 older teenagers and 2 younger children to live comfortably. The older two chilled out on the rooftop terrace while the younger ones aged 10 and 5 years spent hours bonding in the small but impressively engaging plunge pool. It also lent as a useful way to cool ourselves down at the end of a hot day. Only 6kms form Port Pollenca we used Casa Romana as a base to explore the Island - the fabulous mountains, many beaches and coves. It was easy to get to Palma, drach caverns , Formentor peninsula. The drive to Soller through the fabulous Tramauntana mountains was more of a challenge- but worth it for the views alone. Casa Romana was great to return to at the end of an eventful day and equally as good to chill out at for the whole day, taking a ramble or two around the shops, restraunts and sites of old Polensa town.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
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5

Lovely traditional character property very close to all amenities and many great restaurants.

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time , the town is lovely, people friendly and restaurants serve beautiful food. If you have a car you can really get a feel of this beautiful island...so much more than beaches.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 10, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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excellent location

  • 3 of 5

Overall we were pleased with our accommodation. We were 6 persons and the space was adequate. However there were minor disappointments. We were promised to be met at the property on arrival but in spite of stating arrival time we were kept waiting for an hour.

There was not a single toilet roll in the property or soap to wash ones hands. The fridge smelt strongly of fish and there were only 6 mugs and 2/3 were chipped. We appreciate these may appear minor details but our first impression was one of disappointment after we had traveled from the UK all we needed was a toilet and a drink after waiting an hour to be let into the property.

On reflection the accommodation suited our needs adequately and the location could not have been better.

  • Review Submitted: May 14, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful house, perfect location

  • 5 of 5

Having just returned home from our week's holiday in this truly lovely house, we are feeling blessed to have found it and had the opportunity to call it our home for a short time. Everything needed for a home from home type trip is provided, works exactly as it should and we very much hope to return in the future.

Thank you Steve and Rosemary. 😍

  • Review Submitted: Jul 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Pollença District, Majorca (Mallorca)

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
September and October
1 Sep 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
5 night minimum stay
£465
for 5 nights
From
£93
£651
 
 
November to March
1 Nov 2017 - 31 Mar 2018
5 night minimum stay
£380
for 5 nights
From
£76
£530
 
 
April and May
1 Apr 2018 - 31 May 2018
5 night minimum stay
£465
for 5 nights
From
£93
£651
 
 
June to August
1 Jun 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
5 night minimum stay
£580
for 5 nights
From
£116
£808
 
 
September to October
1 Sep 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
5 night minimum stay
£500
for 5 nights
From
£100
£700
 
 
November to March
1 Nov 2018 - 31 Mar 2019
5 night minimum stay
£380
for 5 nights
From
£76
£530
 
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
£580
for 5 nights
From
£116
£808
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £100

Rental rates are per week usually running from Saturday to Saturday, but bookings can be made for any number of days, which subject to availability can run from any day of the week. Bookings for more than one week and less than two will be charged on a pro rata basis. A studio room with sofa bed and private shower room can be made available at an additional cost of £30 per night.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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