A village house in Mallorca:
If you are looking for authentic Mallorca, you are right in a village. Here is the spirit of the “Isla de la calma” the island of calm – still alive: island life stands for friendliness, quality of life and calmness. Mallorcan village houses are made of thick light sandstone walls that give security, protect from prying eyes and in summer for pleasant coolness in the House worry.
They surprise with the spaciousness of their rooms with the high ceilings and the typical, rustic wooden ceiling beams. The floors are beautifully tiled and hidden underneath often have underfloor heating so that it is warm even in winter, apart from one central heating and the traditional fireplace of course.
Most of the village houses are tasteful restored, carefully modernized and equipped with high quality comfort. Tradition and Modern ones complement each other perfectly.
Many houses have at least two floors and stairs leads to the upper sleeping quarters. These are equipped with modern bathrooms en suite and offer terraces or balconies facing the courtyard. That is probably the most beautiful thing about the Village houses: the secluded, green patios – lushly planted and protected by high walls and hidden courtyards. A wonderful place to have breakfast or with the family sitting together in the evening, eating and cooking together, because many courtyards even offer an outdoor kitchen. Many patios are partially covered, so that protection from the finds heat. Those who love the sun can sunbathe between the courtyard, terrace and the choose your own roof terrace.
Having your own house in the village offers the advantages of a neighborhood. Everything is within walking distance: the baker, the supermarket in the form of a likeable corner shop, the butcher, the Pharmacy and the like. The once a week market with fresh fruits and vegetables and other farm products is on your doorstep as well as various cafes and good ones restaurants.
The heart of the village beats in the church square, where a cup of coffee or a cold beer is served
drunk, having a chat, the old people sitting on the benches and the children playing until late in the evening.
The silence, on the other hand, during the long midday siesta time especially in summer over the villages, is second to none.
Anyone looking for a life in the village decides, can also relax in everyday life and learn to forget any time stress.