La Pequena, Mallorca
Pollenca, Mallorca, Spain
Close to Pollenca is La Pequena, a traditional Mallorcan cottage with pool that exudes character and charm and ideal for outdoor living. A great base to explore north Mallorca, La Pequena comes fully staffed with private chef and nanny. Sleeps 2+2.
At a Glance
Traditional Mallorcan Cottage, full of charm
Swimming pool with integrated steps, ideal for smaller children
Surrounded by natural olive groves and the owner's vegetable and fruit gardens
Close to the beautiful beaches of Cala St Vincente and Alcudia
On the outskirts of Pollenca Town, with its markets and galleries
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With its rural setting on the outskirts of Pollenca, La Pequena offers a taste of authentic Mallorcan life and embodies the relaxed atmosphere the Balearic Islands are known for. A charming and simple cottage, local art and sculpture are cleverly dispersed within the house and grounds, giving a homely atmosphere and there is a pretty country garden full of Mediterranean trees and plants, such as hibiscus, bougainvillea, mimosa and fig trees.
A large lawn lies to the back of the house with football posts and to the side there is a basketball hoop, where the Nanny can challenge the children to a game or two. Beyond the gardens, there is a natural olive grove and a kitchen garden full of herbs and vegetables. There is also an extensive woodland surrounding the house, which gives children the perfect opportunity to explore, play hide and seek or become immersed in the local wildlife.
A wide terrace runs the length of the house which is covered, providing ample shade from the midday heat and ideal for dining alfresco. The outdoor kitchen comes complete with an open barbecue and wood oven, perfect for your favorite slow roast or for your chef to prepare other local delicacies whilst you enjoy the sunset views over Puig Major.
The swimming pool is particularly good for younger children with integrated steps in the shallow end, perfect for paddlers and less confident swimmers. On the ground floor there is the open plan living, dining room and a play area with some books and a selection of toys to help keep children entertained before bedtime.
La Pequena, is ideal for smaller families who wish to explore the Pollenca area and the beautiful beaches of Cala St Vincente and Alcudia, all of which are all within a short driving distance. The town of Pollenca is incredibly picturesque with a mix of cobbled streets and historic squares and are bustling with both locals and tourists in the summer, especially on market days. The cottage comes fully staffed with a host, chef and nanny, giving you the opportunity and time to make your Mallorcan experience completely individual.
All three bedrooms are comfortably furnished and split over two floors. The master bedroom and en-suite are on the ground floor and there is a small double bedroom on the right at the top of the stairs and a small single bedroom with a truckle bed upstairs to the left. Both rooms are located in the eaves and share a bathroom.
A lovely spacious room double room on the ground floor with doors out onto the covered terrace overlooking the garden and pool. The ensuite bathroom has a bath with shower over.
This small double room located on the right at the top of the stairs shares a bathroom (bath with shower over) with the single room opposite. The room has a restricted head height as it is located in the eaves.
This small single room located in the upstairs eaves, shares a bathroom (bath with shower over) with the small double room. There is a truckle bed underneath the single bed which can be pulled out and used when there are additional children in the group. Please note that when the truckle bed is pulled out, the space between the beds is quite small.
A fully qualified nanny can take care of all your childcare needs. Our nannies look after children from four months to thirteen years, keeping them entertained and happy with a variety of tailor made, creative and sporting activities. La Pequena has a dedicated play area full of toys, games, creative activities and games consoles for all ages, ensuring our younger guests have endless fun on their vacation. A nanny will ensure that your child’s routine is followed, and your chef will discuss any dietary requirements with you, creating delicious meals for all tastes.
Nannies are available for 5 days per week, for 8 hours per day with 2 different options to suit your family best. Two hours of childcare is available on both your arrival and departure day. If your flights do not allow for this arrangement, 4 hours in total will be offered on either your arrival or departure day. Additional nannies can be requested (subject to availability) from £750 per week for 1 child.
Our villas are equipped with families in mind. We can provide blackout blinds, baby equipment and cots on request and arrange for nappies and wipes to be purchased in advance so that you have one less thing to worry about. Babysitting can also be arranged (at an additional cost) if you’d like go out for dinner.
La Pequena has a sundeck with a rectangular swimming pool (10 x 5m and 1.95 - 0.9m deep) and integrated steps in the shallow end. The cottage has a terrace running the full length of the villa with seating area, outdoor kitchen with a BBQ area and wood oven overlooking the pool and gardens. The villa has Wi-Fi throughout and is air conditioned in all the bedrooms and living area.
Puerto Pollenca has an excellent beach, yacht club and marina, and an attractive main square and promenades. It is also one of the island’s best locations for enjoying water-based sports: Sailing, dinghy sailing, kite surfing ,windsurfing, diving and sea kayaking are all available to those looking for something to do whilst on vacation.
Alternatively if you enjoy the sea you can rent a boat and take a picnic to one of the many coves in the bay. A host of other activities are also available including bicycle hire, horse riding and trekking.
It is also possible to play a round of golf at one of the many courses on the island.
La Pequena is a fully staffed villa with a chef/host to look after you during your vacation. Guests also have the option to book a fully qualified nanny(s) for the duration of their stay. From the moment you arrive, your villa team is there to make your vacation as seamless as possible and to look after your every need. Our service is discreet and understated, leaving you to relax and not lift a finger. Using the freshest local ingredients, your private chef will serve original and mouth-watering dishes from a menu tailored to your tastes. Whilst your host, with their wealth of local knowledge will manage every aspect of your vacation, whether it’s serving mid-morning snacks or drinks before dinner, or reserving you a restaurant for lunch, or booking a boat trip.
Our villas are fully staffed with a chef/host for 5.5 days of the week.
For all our villas, the check in time is 4pm and the check out time is 11am. Our villa staff can make arrangements for you if your arrival or departure times do not correspond with these, for example booking a restaurant for lunch.
Location & Directions
Pollenca, Mallorca, Spain
Pollenca is nestled at the foot of the Serra de Tramuntana, the mountain chain along Mallorca's northern coast. A historical and charming town, full of character, it's a beautiful destination.
When to go
Mallorca has a Mediterranean climate and good weather is highly likely from late May until late September. It can get very hot in the summer, especially in July and August.