Villa | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
Villa 282 is located on the old road between Pollensa and Cala San Vicente, within walking distance from Pollensa. It's a very light and charming country home with pretty private gardens and very nice mountain views. The villas open plan living/dining area is a welcoming room with terracotta tiles, ceiling beams and white walls. Two sofas are placed around the fireplace and you will find television with satellite channels and a DVD player. There is an oval pine dining table with seating for six and a traditional wooden sideboard and corner dresser. At the far end of the room, an arched doorway leads into a small corridor with a door to the covered terrace and pool garden.
The fitted kitchen has an eye level microwave, an oven and gas hob, a fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washing machine. There are smart granite worktops and the room is attractively decorated in white and blue with gingham curtains at the window, above a small breakfast table. There are two bedrooms on the ground floor, one with a double bed and the other with twin beds. Both rooms are decorated in traditional Majorcan style with tiled floors, white walls and traditional wooden furniture. The rooms also have beamed ceilings and window shutters and share a family bathroom. A wooden staircase leads us from the living room to the upstairs sitting room, the ideal place for reading hours with a cup of coffee. The second twin bedroom is also located on the first floor, as well as a full bathroom, and has lovely views across the surrounding area.
The swimming pool is situated to the side of the house and has a slightly raised paved surround and a sunbathing area set with sun-loungers for your party. There is a covered dining terrace next to the pool, ideal for al fresco meals, maybe prepared in the separate built-in barbecue? The well kept lawn offers plenty of space for children to play and there are neat hedge borders giving privacy and offering some natural shade. The lawn is dotted with small trees and palms and has superb views of the surrounding mountains. There is another covered terrace with patio furniture and Mediterranean typical greenery in stone pots, overlooking the orchards.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Palma de Mallorca 60 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Air conditioning, Satellite TV|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms, Solarium or roof terrace|
|Furniture||Single beds (4), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
Pollensa and its surroundings is one of the most beautiful areas of the island and an ideal retreat for vacationers who are looking for the original Mallorca as well as outstanding beaches. Here a diverse landscape merges with well-kept sandy beaches and coves nestled into cliff lines beckoning to swim. Old and young will enjoy the fine white sand beaches and gentle turquoise waves. The bay of Pollensa is very popular with the marine community and offers excellent opportunities for water sports, including sailing and kite surfing. The old fisherman's village has conserved its typical charm and is very appreciated for its long beach and its emblematic sea front stroll, the'Pine Walk'. From Puerto Pollensa a short drive through breathtaking landscape takes you to Formentor, the lost utopia. Its pine bordered beach with the imposing mountain background has captivated many artists and painters . The Sierra de Tramuntana is ideally suited for hiking and biking excursions. Cala San Vicente offers crystal clear water, ideal for diving and snorkling, and a resort with a familiar atmosphere. Pollensa is the perfect starting point to explore the whole island; plunge into the lush emerald flora with centenary olive and pine groves, almond and fig trees and into the maze of Pollensa's narrow Moorish streets with numerous cafés and shops scattered around the picturesque town square, where you also find many high standard restaurants. The quiet village life conquers many visitors and renting a town house is becoming an attractive alternative to villas and apartments. Sights like the Calvary or the Roman Bridge, interesting places and events like the municipal museum, the Music Festival and numerous art exhibitions make Pollensa attractive and inviting.
Whatever you are looking for, a beach holiday, a water sports holiday, a quiet retreat or even a cultural and gastronomic feast - Pollensa is the place to visit. Welcome!