Yoga exercises in the shade of olive and lemon trees or meditation on the private terrace. A relaxing massage by trained hands. Surrounded by the twittering of birds and the sighing of the wind. Nothing else.
Surroundings that couldn’t be more perfect to be explored by bicycle. Secured bicycle garage with bike wash, professional repair tools, tour maps, lockers, bicycle rental. 3 special cycling tours for the hotel guests. Amazing opportunities for runners, for example a special running track of 3.5 km on the finca’s grounds. Small gym. Highlights for hikers and cyclists are the mountains of Serra de Tramuntana and the Parque Natural de Mondragó. Rafael Nadal’s famous tennis academy is located in Manacor and a great option for tennis players of all levels of experience.
The town of Manacor is at about 7 km from Sa Franquesa Nova and offers nice shops, restaurants, cafés and cultural programmes. The beautiful and diverse capital of the island, Palma de Mallorca, is at about 35 km from the hotel and waits with a huge number of leisure possibilities: explore the history of the island in Palma’s charming old town, shop in exclusive boutiques, visit famous sights such as the cathedral of Majorca or the famous Museo Es Baluard.
The mountains of Serra de Tramuntana are nearby and fascinate with their fantastic nature and picturesque coastal villages full of charm: Valldemossa, Deià, Fornalutx, Sóller. Weekly markets with authentic flair take place in Sineu and Santanyí. The impressive caves Cuevas del Drach in Porto Cristo and the Castillo in Artà are idyllic destinations for an excursion in the surroundings of Sa Franquesa Nova. And the amazing Majorcan cuisine is ubiquitous wherever you go: enjoying an authentic paella or fresh fish on one of the beautiful terraces of Porto Colom is a true highlight of every trip to Majorca.
The bays Calas de Mallorca are widely known for their beauty and can be reached after a 20 minute drive from Hotel Sa Franquesa Nova. Especially attractive are the bays of Cala Varques and Cala Anguila. The famous beach of Es Trenc and the bay Cala Mondragó are a 35 minutes’ drive away and are loved for their paradise-like beaches.
Explore the beauty of Majorca’s appealing east coast aboard a catamaran, experience the flora and fauna of the Mediterranean at first hand, discover secret bays and beaches. Or sail to the famous Calas virgenes, the virgin bays, with a two-master. Numerous excursions to the impressive marine reserve Sa Cabrera start nearby.
Float peacefully over the beautiful Majorcan landscape. At only 10 minutes from Hotel Sa Franquesa Nova, hot-air balloons start regularly. We are happy to contact our partner for you.
Majorca – a paradise for golfers thanks to the large number of excellent golf courses, for example Vall d’or Golf, Club de Golf Son Servera and Capdepera Golf are within a radius of 35 km.
Experience viticulture at first hand. Every Wednesday at 5 pm, right at our hotel, you can taste delicious wines from the Bodega Macià Batle. The wine tasting includes: three wines (red, rosé and white) accompanied by tapas with Queso de Mahón and Iberic ham as well as fresh bread. Duration: 1 hour. Price: €12.50 per person. Participants: 2 - 8 people. Languages: English or Spanish. Or adopt a row of vines on our finca and enjoy your own wine every year. All information is available at the reception.
Indulge into the idyllic scenery of meadows, pastures, vineyards and woods on the back of a horse in the rhythm of old times. We organise horse rides (1h).