Deia is the charming, bohemian village on the west coast that hugs a mountain and captures the hearts of artistically orientated visitors. Over the years, many who originally came to Deia for a holiday ended up buying a town house or a country property for sale in Deia, this fascinating village is like a magnet and once you are hooked, it does not let go anymore!
The beach, Cala de Deia, might be small by Mallorca beach standards, but it makes up for its size by being one of the most romantic on the island and the crystal clear water is perfect for a refreshing dip during the hot summer months. The gem of this quaint little bay has got to be the restaurant Ca’s Patro perched on top of the rocks that tower over the beach with the fishermen’s huts.
Owners of properties for sale in Deia are regulars in this fantastic restaurant that serves the freshest fish you could imagine. If you go down to the beach early morning, you can watch the fishermen return from their daily outings, their boats laden with freshly caught delicacies which you can then order for your lunch in Ca’s Patro!
This restaurant not only offers fresh fish dishes that are the dream of every fan of Mediterranean food, the views over the Cala and out to the horizon are simply breath taking. If you are lucky enough to have a table right next to the sea in Ca’s Patro, you can watch the fish at play below in the sea – that is how clear the water is here. The cuisine is innovative and their grilled seafood dishes are famed.
Ca’s Patro is definitely more that just your usual run-of-the-mill beach / snack restaurant. Its delightful rustic atmosphere and brilliant service charm people into becoming regulars. The food is simple but absolutely delicious and their wines are excellent. Everything comes together in this privileged location and do not be amazed if you catch sight of a famous face whilst you eat here!
Deia has been a favourite property location for the British BoHo chic scene for many years. First poets and authors settled here, Robert Graves being the most famous, inspired by the sensational natural surroundings of the mountain village and the peace it offers. Nowadays, you will most probably bump into glamorous rock stars like Sir Bob Geldorf or even members of Hollywood’s elite who are attracted to Deia by its laid-back style and quaintness.
Some villas for sale in Deia offer stunning views over the sea and mountains like the one pictured above on the outskirts of the village. Imagine leaving your town house for sale in Deia centre to meet your friends for a lunch in Ca’s Patro, knowing that the fish you order will have been caught that same morning. A romantic setting, the freshest food you could imagine and so near to one of the most emblematic locations in Mallorca. Buy a villa or house for sale in Deia and you will have arrived in your own little paradise!