We are Agroturismo Son Sant Andreu, and we are in a typical Mallorcan Possessió in Pla de Mallorca, where we still live the rural life of yesteryear with its fields of cereals and livestock; With the tranquility and beauty that characterize it. Here you can enjoy with wonderful views of its spacious halls decorated with antique furniture, and with the current comforts. This property has only 10 bedrooms so there is plenty of space to enjoy the different areas. Large terrace with pool and breathtaking views of Pla de Mallorca and a nice garden, plus the fields of crops that surround the property and an extensive forest. The farm is situated at the foot of a small mountain with an old monastery, covered with pines. Ideal for hiking has wonderful excursions. Son Sant Andreu is located 40 minutes from Palma, 20 minutes from pristine beaches and 2 km from Petra, a town declared historical monument – artistic that has restaurants of Mallorcan cuisine and international cuisine, grocery stores with local products etc. Located in the center of the Island, close to almost all golf courses about 20 minutes.
We are a Spanish/Australian family with a background in hospitality. We enjoy looking after our guests and being to share parts of Mallorca that are not often visited. We have lived on Mallorca for a number of years so know some wonderful places to enjoy and love to share our secrets. We have an interest in hiking and growing food and have really enjoyed expanding our vegetable and herb patch. We look forward to welcoming you to the property and please don’t hesitate to contact us if you have any questions about your upcoming stay.
If your dream is a different and quiet holiday, do not hesitate, Son Sant Andreu awaits you. A place where you can enjoy rest, plenty of open space and tranquility.
The village of Petra boasts pastoral charm like no other place in Mallorca, a place where traditions and religious culture are the protagonists. Despite of its rather modest size, Petra is home to more than a handful of attractions to visit such as the house museum of famous preacher Junipero Serra, the imposing parochial church of Saint Peter, the hilltop sanctuary of Bonany and the convent of Bernadí. In the street called “Carrer de Hospital”, you will find one of the best restaurant in the Pla region, Celler es Petra.
Mallorca's Top sightseeing attractions
Palma cathedral La Seu is an amazing sight, both from the inside and outside. Palma cathedral is one of the biggest in Europe, and great artists like Gaudi have worked on the amazing temple. There are guided tours and you can even visit the rooftop terraces offering magical views.
The Antique Train
The antique train is a great attraction for young and adults. The ride takes you through some of the most beautiful areas of the Tramuntana, passing through orange plantations, olive groves and green valleys. The authentic feeling of the old marhogany cars bumping along the rails completes the experience.
Castell de Bellver
Castell de Bellver is a unique castle, due to its round shape and splendid location on a hilltop above Palma's bay. Much of Mallorca's most dramatic times are linked to the Bellver castle, and you will also find Palma's historical museum here. It's a great attraction for all ages.
Cuevas del Drach
Cuevas del Drach (Dragon Caves) is a great attraction to visit for all ages. Inside the stalagmite and stalactite caves in Porto Cristo, you will meet a true wonder of nature, along with the biggest underground lake in Europe on which an orchester will play a beautiful live concert on before you can enjoy a short ride.
Santuari de Lluc
Santuari de Lluc is a monastery situated deep in the highest areas of the Tramuntana, in divine natural surroundings. Lluc is a great attraction for everyone, you can discover the ethnological museum, enjoy a concert by the famous child choir, visit the botanical gardens and see the holy Madonna.
A visit to the ethnological museum of La Granja in the mountain village of Esporles takes you on an interesting journey back in time to discover how life in mallorca was for the wealthy landowners and their servants. La Granja is a museum suitable for all ages, there is plenty to see and do here for young and adults.
Sa Dragonera is an island and protected nature reserve just off the coast of Sant Elm, Andratx. Sa Dragonera is home to indigenious lizards that are very human-friendly, and has become a trademark of Mallorca. About on the beautiful island, you can walk along multiple trails to some of the most amazing vantage points and find ancient watchtowers from the time of pirates.
The royal Almudaina Palace is closely linked to multiple epochs in the history of Mallorca. The ancient palace was built as the seat for the Moorish governor back in the 10th century, and was the first building in the city of Palma as we know it today. Inside you will discover an impressive collection of ancient artifacts and artworks, along with the authentic surroundings of the palace that is now used by the royalties of Spain when visiting the island.