Bohemian mountain escape
Holidays in Deia allow you to explore stunning natural landscapes, and a town which is often said to be Majorca’s most beautiful. Located on the north west coast of the island, spend your days walking in the footsteps of artists, writers and musicians, through orange orchards and olive groves as you take in views of the sparkling Mediterranean and emerald mountains. With Palma de Mallorca and the pretty beach of Cala Deia within easy reach, visitors can enjoy the best of both worlds. Cala Deia has golden sands and a secluded atmosphere, while lively and sophisticated Palma has a thriving harbour fringed with cafés, bars and restaurants.
Holidays in Deia are all about immersing yourself in the tranquil natural surroundings and taking in the golden buildings and subtropical plants. Full of five star hotels, the town isn’t just for tourists seeking the most luxurious destination in Majorca. You’ll find a bustling village life just waiting to be explored, along with an excellent selection of small local restaurants and bars. This is the perfect place for couples who want to enjoy everything rural Majorca has to offer.
Flight time from the UK to Majorca is around 2 hours 15 minutes.
Transfer time from Palma airport to Deia is approximately 45 minutes.
Majorca starts warming up for summer around April, when the mercury climbs into the 20s and doesn’t stop until around July, which can top 30°C. You’re looking at around 11 hours of sunshine a day in midsummer, with bath-like sea temperatures. Things won’t cool off until October, which still hovers in the low to mid 20s.
Currently visas are not required for UK citizens travelling to Spain.
Restaurant bills include a service charge by law in Spain, so whether you choose to tip further is up to you. If you enjoyed the meal and service, it is customary to leave 5-10%. Hotel porters and maids will appreciate a small tip, and while taxi drivers don’t require a tip, it’s common to round up the fare.
The official language of Spain is Spanish. English is widely spoken too, so getting by is easy.