Looking for houses for sale in Porto Colom is often high on the list of people who fall in love with the lovely island of Mallorca. The pretty resort of Porto Colom, once alittle fishing village, is a real gem on the eastern coast of Mallorca, and a popular choice for many house hunters who are in the market for houses for sale in Porto Colom.
Porto Colom, named after Christopher Columbus, enjoys a most delightful coastal location and is an ideal place to look for a house for sale on the east coast of the lovely island of Mallorca. Part of Porto Colom’s huge desirability lies in the fact that it still retains its traditional fishing village charm. Porto Colom’s deep natural harbour hugs a large bay, and a stroll around Porto Colom and its environs gives you a chance to really soak up the lovely maritime ambience of the place.
There is a good and varied range of houses for sale in Porto Colom. So whether your ideal Porto Colom home is a bijou apartment, a luxury townhouse, a spacious villa overlooking the lovely harbour, a contemporary penthouse or a rural finca, we at Balearic-properties.com/en would be delighted to help you find your dream house for sale in the Porto Colom area of Majorca.
Some of Porto Colom’s main attractions include a lighthouse, a collection of attractive, small boathouses and a long quay stretching out into the bay adorned by a pretty mixture of fishing boats and pleasure craft. Porto Colom also enjoys a sandy blue flag beach just ideal for swimming. Even though the laid back tranquillity of Porto Colom is one of its main attractions, Porto Colom really comes to life in April each year by playing host to the TriStar Mallorca Triathlon which attracts over 600 participants.
And if you’re partial to glass of wine or two, a visit to Porto Colom’s nearby vineyards at Pla y Llevant is an absolute must. Several wineries open their doors to the public offering tours and wine tastings.
It’s not just wine - you can tell that Porto Colom takes its food seriously too. Porto Colom actually hosts an annual gastronomic fair to celebrate the octopus! The octopus extravaganza takes place over the last weekend of June, and you can enjoy this delicious seafood speciality, when Porto Colom has a chance to show off its Mediterranean cuisine credentials.
Porto Colom also enjoys good road links with the capital Palma and its international airport. Yet another reason to come to Mallorca and look at some of the dreamhouses for sale in Porto Colom!