Starts from the Bay of Palma through to Puerto Andratx where the Tramuntana mountain range starts and protects this area from northerly winds and this region enjoys good weather year round. The south west is highly popular and is within easy reach of Palma. It features some of the island’s most successful tourist resorts in the Calvia region and each resort has its own characteristics from ritzy Puerto Portals and its famous marina packed with superyachts and luxurious motorboats to the holiday resorts of Palma Nova and Magaluf. Andratx and Puerto Andratx are highly desirable areas which have been popular for many years with top celebrities.
The area offers everything from top golf courses (there are eight golf courses along this stretch of coast from Palma’s outskirts, marinas, water sports, horse riding, walking, cycling, a great choice of restaurants and shopping. The region provides full facilities for year round living and new infrastructure and transport improvements have great enhanced travelling time from one area to another.
This region attracts the highest concentration of foreign residents because of its excellent infrastructure, full year round facilities and services and proximity to Palma and Palma’s International Airport. The south west is popular for holiday homes and permanent residents of all ages and families.