Property hunters who come to Palma de Mallorca old town looking for apartments for sale are often taken back by the sheer elegance of Palma old town itself. Palma old town is a perfect place to look for an apartment for sale. In fact, many people who aspire to owning an apartment on the island come to Majorca specifically to view apartments for sale in Palma old town.
Whether your ideal apartment in Palma old town is a bijou studio apartment, a cosy duplex apartment or a luxury penthouse apartment with spectacular views over the Palma skyline, we at Balearic-properties.com/en would be delighted to help you find your dream apartment for sale in the Palma old town district.
he extensively refurbished old town of Palma mainly consists of a maze of ancient streets and picturesque squares predominantly to the rear of La Seu, Palma's magnificent Gothic cathedral. But it's not just the cathedral which impresses visitors to Palma old town. Some of Mallorca's finest churches are to be found here - the Basilica de Sant Francesco and the Eglesia de Santa Eulalia being two fine examples.
Placa Cort is a square definitely worth a visit, lying as it does in the heart of Palma old town. Here you'll find the impressive Palma Town Hall where government ceremonies often take place. No visit to Palma old town is complete without a trip to the ancient Arab Baths which date back to the tenth century. There is a most pleasant garden outside too, with tables provided for a picnic in the sunshine.
There are so many fantastic restaurants in Palma old town, attracting an international clientele, that it’s impossible to mention them all. However, Simply Fosh run by the English Michelin star chef Mark Fosh, is a real favourite, being located in an ancient convent in the centre of Palma old town.A new kid on the block is Peix Vermell. Situated in the narrow mediaeval streets of Palma old town, this fine restaurant specialises in fresh fish dishes. There are some excellent hotels in Palma old town too. Hotel Born is a fine example, set in a refurbished Palma mansion with huge old wooden doors and a delightful traditional courtyard.
Golf enthusiasts will be pleased to own an apartment in Palma old town, as the nearby Son Vida golf course is regarded as being perhaps the most beautiful in the whole of Majorca. This challenging 18-hole, par 71 golf course is just a few kilometres to the north west of Palma and offers the most spectacular views over Palma Bay.
Another major attraction for apartment buyers is the proximity to Palma International Airport. Conveniently, it is just a few minutes away from Palma old town via the efficient motorway system. There is the regular No.1 bus which transfers to the airport, and you can also arrive in Palma by car ferry; the ferry terminal being very near the town centre.
Yet another reason why so many people come to look for apartments for sale in Palma old town.