Calvia is a perfect place to look for a house for sale in Mallorca, due to the beauty of the area and the proximity to the capital Palma. This delightful residential town is a popular haunt for homebuyers in the market for houses for sale in Calvia.
Whatever type of home in Calvia that appeals to you, whether it’s a cosy apartment, a luxury villa, a converted townhouse or even a nearby rural finca, we at Balearic-properties.com/en can help you in your search for that dream house for sale in Calvia.
Calvia is known for two things. First of all, the municipality of Calvia is one of the most sought after places in the whole of Mallorca to own a property. Secondly, the administration centre of the region is the lovely little town of Calvia itself, situated just a few miles inland from the coast.
Calvia dates back to 1249. It’s a lovely, sleepy old town surrounded by pine-clad hills and accommodating a modern town hall and sports stadium. The heart of Calvia is the church of Sant Joan Baptista, originally dating back to the thirteenth century with the current edifice being constructed in the nineteenth century.
In the town of Calvia you’ll find the Club Natacion Calvia where you can partake in a variety of swimming-based watersports. There is also a fabulous traditional restaurant in Calvia, Meson Ca’n Torrat, serving tasty Mallorcan food and with an outdoor terrace giving spectacular views over the valley.
Look down towards the coast from Calvia town and its hard to imagine that just a few miles away lie some of Mallorca’s most popular coastal resorts - Illetas, Portals Nous, Palma Nova, Magaluf and Santa Ponsa to name but a few. Golf lovers are in their element in Calvia. There are several fabulous golf courses; the Real Golf de Bendinat being amongst the best. This par-70, 18-hole course nestles in a beautiful wooded valley overlooking the sea. Calvia is blessed with a superb climate. The average temperature of 30ºC in summer and 14ºC in winter attracting people far and wide.
Being just 20 minutes away from Palma International Airport, it’s easy to see why Calvia is such a highly popular place to look for a house for sale in Mallorca.