In Mallorca’s Southwest, Portals is an exclusive residential area that is nestled in the green Calviá hills just a short drive from Palma. With a spectacular sandy beach and the most turquoise clear water you can imagine, Portals is a magnet for the international jet set who are attracted to the lavish villas with exotic gardens, the wide range of restaurants and first-class marina. Puerto Portals boasts the most valuable superyachts on the island coupled with more fine dining and glitzy bars where you can sip a chilled glass of champagne as you watch the sun set over the Mediterranean. What is more, this desirable neighbourhood has an assortment of luxurious villas and apartments for you to choose from. Why not discover your perfect property match in Portals?
Living in Portals
Portals is one of Mallorca’s international hotspots. The neighbourhood is conveniently located around the main high street which is lined with charming cafés, sophisticated restaurants and friendly local shops. Playa d’Oratori, one of the most breathtaking blue-flag beaches on the island, is just a few minutes walk away. After a swim and snorkel, why don’t you pop to the sailing club where you can hire a boat, jet ski or paddle board? The perfect way to enjoy the stunning coastal views from a different perspective! If you have children, you could enroll them at King Richard III College, one of the best international private schools on the island, which is picturesquely situated close to the beach. Portals Nous really is the ideal destination for families and anyone who loves a laidback lifestyle.
Real estate in Portals
With a close expat community, Portals Nous and Puerto Portals are two of the most sought-after areas on the island. Dramatic rural surroundings, incredible beaches and the relaxed atmosphere are appealing to national, local and international buyers who are drawn to its real estate market which specialises in villas.
Contemporary villas with state-of-the-art design and lush surroundings are symbolic of this area that is synonymous with wealth and extravagance. Perhaps you are searching for your dream villa that epitomises luxury and style with sea views and access? Or a contemporary, newly-built property with a designer feel in a dream location with gardens and a vast swimming pool? In Portals, you will be spoiled for choice - it is truly an idyllic location. Luxury apartments and penthouses are also available in exclusive complexes. Whatever your wish, Engel and Völkers Mallorca will guide you towards your fantasy home.
What to do and where to eat in Portals
When you are not enjoying time at the beach, you could browse the local shops and boutiques on Portals Nous’s high street that sell a stylish selection of independent fashion and lifestyle brands. There are many beauty salons and even an English book store, Universal Bookshop.
Eat breakfast at one of the many cafés, like Chameli’s which is popular amongst locals for its warm, welcoming service and extensive menu that is available from breakfast until supper. Overlooking the beach, Lila Portals is a glamorous open-air restaurant that serves an excellent selection of fresh seafood with magnificent views of the sand and sparkling sea. For cocktails, head down the shore to Roxy Beach Bar where you can listen to music and enjoy a cocktail. Down at Puerto Portals, there are more designer boutiques and glamorous restaurants. For Mediterranean and Latin American fusion, try Baiben where its owner and chef has gained two Michelin stars for his innovative gastronomy. Tahini is a modern Japanese eatery with first-class sashimi and sushi that are presented with creative flair.
Portals’ surrounding areas
Portals is situated close to some of the most breathtaking beaches on the island. Illetes, another stunning sandy cove, is minutes away by car and an exclusive golf resort is just down the road in Bendinat. Port Adriano, another luxury harbour, is a short drive southwest and to the east, Palma and its airport are just 15 minutes away. Portals has everything you might possibly need: awe-inspiring beaches, a warm sense of community and all the amenities. What more could you need?
Engel & Völkers Mallorca is happy to help you find your dream home in Portals.