When it comes to villas for sale in Fornalutx, this beautiful Mallorcan village is often on top of the list for people looking for villas for sale in Mallorca and the lovely Fornalutx area in particular.
Whether you're looking for asimple family villa in the centre of Fornalutx, a cool, contemporary villa overlooking the honey-coloured stone houses, or aluxurious villa-style property with amazing views over the Sierra Tramuntana, we at Balearicproperties.com/en would be delighted to help you find your dreamvilla for sale in Fornalutx.
Fornalutx rejoices in its reputation as being the most attractive village in the whole of Majorca. As soon as you enter Fornalutx you are blown away by the sheer beauty of the place. Fornalutx’s pretty, pedestrianised cobbled streets make the village a magnet for British ex-pats who flock here year after year looking to buy a villa-style property, particularly as the nearby hiking routes of the Tramuntana Mountains are highly appealing to walkers.
Everything appears to be in miniature in Fornalutx. The tiny main square of Placa d’Espana with its laid back cafes, the traditional local bakery, the seventeenth century defence tower now used as the ayuntamiento (town hall), the ancient stone washhouse…it really is a most beautiful place. The village of Fornalutx might be relatively small, but you are never short of facilities such as a bar, restaurant, shop or bank here.
A lovely place to rest your head is the Fornalutx Petit Hotel. Originally a convent, the hotel has been transformed into a cool boutique hotel with swimming pool; its private terrace offering splendid views over the mountains surrounding the village. A very pleasant place to eat in Fornalutx is the traditional Mallorcan Restaurant Es Turo (971 630 808), especially if you dine al fresco on the pretty terrace.
Every year in early September, Fornalutx comes to life with the fiesta of its patron saint. Known as the ‘Nativity of the Mother of God’, with much singing, dancing and partying, this particular fiesta is famous all over Mallorca.
Fornalutx has become much more accessible in recent years due to the construction of the Palma-Soller tunnel. This means Palma and its international airport 40 kilometres away are in easy reach via good major roads. Buses also connect with Fornalutx.
Once you've spent some time here you'll find it easy to understand why so many people visit Mallorca specifically to search for that dream villa for sale in Fornalutx.