Andratx Region

Andratx and Port Andratx

Andratx · municipality, village and harbour

Andratx, that is the name giving place of a municipality in the extreme southwest of the holiday island Mallorca. Andratx is about 25 minutes by car from the island capital Palma. The small village of Andratx lies at the foot of the foothills of the Sierra de Tramuntana, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

The village of Andratx is about 5 km inland from the port of the municipality - Puerto de Andratx. The fortified church and the castle used today as town hall tower above the village and offer views down through the valley of Andratx down to the harbour. The natural harbour of Puerto de Andratx is considered to be one of the most beautiful harbours of Mallorca and offers numerous restaurants, bars and shops. Puerto de Andratx has remained an active fishing port to this day. 

Above all, Puerto de Andratx has become known worldwide as a location for luxury real estate.

 

Andratx Properties

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Andratx · Village and municipality

Andratx Village

Andratx is the name giving village of the municipality Andratx in the southwest of Mallorca. The village with much character at the foot of the Tramuntana and seat of the local administration (Ajuntamento) lies approx. 5 km inland from the port Puerto de Andratx. Beyond the outskirts of the village Andratx merges into the valleys "Sa Coma fria" and "Sa Coma caliente". In both valleys there are mainly fincas with partial views of the village and the sea.

Andratx offers a nice market place with some simple restaurants and cafés in the centre of the village. Every Wednesday one of the most famous weekly markets of Mallorca takes place on the new market place. In addition to fruit and vegetables from local farmers, many handicrafts are offered. Andratx offers a well-stocked supermarket and almost all other shops to cover your daily needs.

Municipality Andratx

Other towns in the municipality of Andratx are San Telmo or Sant Elm (Mallorcan) and S'Arraco. San Telmo is a small, very original fishing village, known for its excellent fish restaurants and the offshore island of Dragonera, which is a protected area. Between Andratx and Sant Elm in a valley lies the village S'Arraco with many historical village houses and small Fincas. The seaside resort Camp de Mar with its beach and the golf course "Golf d'Andratx" is also well known.

The island capital Palma de Mallorca can be reached by car in about 20 minutes and the airport is about 30 minutes away.

Villages in Andratx

In the municipality of Andratx, in addition to the village of Andratx, which gave it its name, there are the following villages or settlements:

  • Puerto de Andratx
  • Camp de Mar
  • S'Arraco
  • San Telmo