Santa Maria del Cami: a life surrounded by the greenery of the TramuntanaBconnectedmallorca Real Estate
Santa Maria, a traditional Mallorcan town in the heart of the island surrounded by a wide area of plain green land and with luscious mountain tops in the far distance.
Photo credit: Mallorcantonic
Most commonly known for their Sunday flea market, a popular one in Mallorca, where you can find an array of the most local produce like Mallorcan wines, oils, freshly made jams, and locally crafted clothing. It is a bustling environment on the main high street that will leave you wanting more. You might also find a few great bargains if you walk around the backstreets and discover some of the trendy boutique stores that might catch your eye.
People flock to Santa Maria on Sundays from all over the island, both local Mallorcans and foreigners here on holiday, it is a place of total diversity. Whilst rummaging around the stalls, you can also take a break in one of the cafes on either side of the market where you’ll find freshly made local tapas bars and wine bars where you can go up to the barrel yourself and fill up your glass or box of wine to go, for a very reasonable price.
The gastronomy in Santa Maria is also something to definitely check out, from the typical tapas bars to the unique dining experiences such as Sa Torre de Santa Eugenia. This is a special dining experience located in the old wine cellar of the Santa Eugenia hotel, keeping with the rural style of the location it offers a high-quality signature menu that changes weekly providing innovative dishes. There is something for every tastebud in this town. There are also a couple of the most popular wine productions on the island of Mallorca such as Macia Batlé. Here you can go and spend an afternoon tasting some of the crisp local specialties in the fresh air of the vineyards, a very special treat.
Photo credits: Sa Torre Restaurant / Macia Batle
Living in Santa Maria means you’re within 20 minutes distance from the centre of Palma, but still far enough to get the countryside spacious feel. If you have dreamt of a home on a large plot with a beautiful Mediterranean garden close to a local food market where you can get your weekly groceries and mix with the locals, check out these properties then this might indeed be your perfect spot.
Located just outside the charming village of Santa Maria is this outstanding new build, built with natural Mallorca stone on a large plot of land filled with luscious Mediterranean greenery. The villa with be finished in the highest of quality finishings, including underfloor heating and noble wood parquet. Embracing nature and allowing for natural light with large floor length cast iron windows. This impressive finca is ideal for someone looking to live a wonderful Mallorcan way of living in a newly constructed home.
Luxurious country home set in British style design in the middle of the countryside near Santa Maria, amongst a beautifully green Mallorcan garden filled with old fruit trees and complete with a spa-like emerald green swimming pool. The cosy yet styling interior embraces a spacious feel and a grand bodega, perfect for entertaining guests. The 6 bedroom house has picturesque views over to the Tramuntana mountains in the distance. A close 20-minute drive from Palma and the airport, this luxury home is the ideal location for someone who wants to escape the bustle and embrace the Mediterranean way of living.
This uncovered gem in the romantic village of Santa Eugenia next to Santa Maria is quite a charm. Having been completely refurbished in high-quality authentic materials but keeping to its traditional style creating a special oasis in the middle of its large Mediterranean garden. A 20-minute drive from Palma making it easily accessible and far enough out to feel the true countryside living. You can find everything you need however in the beautiful town, Santa Eugenia, with local stores and markets as well as a short drive from some of the local vineyard and bodegas.
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