FINCATUR

Fincatur North (7 people)

Origins.

Fincatur North, is located in Llucmajor, Its beginnings date from the 16th century, Located just 5 kilometers northeast of Llucmajor on the slopes of Puig de Randa and located in a very special environment, surrounded by Mediterranean forest mostly pine trees , oaks and olive trees.

It has an area of 50 hectares which makes it an extremely quiet area, where you can only hear nature itself.

Formerly fincatur vivia of the cattle ranch and agriculture, being the grapevine, the fruit trees and the cereals their main cultures asi same also wood was obtained and coal was eleboraba.

As for livestock, sheep and pigs were their only animal species.

 

Edification,

The main building is 500m2 and made of large and wide walls of stone and clay giving it exceptional insulation. It is the typical Mallorcan possesio of rectangular plant and slope to two waters contributing greater presence to its imposing facade.

The interior layout maintains its original walls although the use of the different rooms has been changing over the years.

It currently consists of three rooms of considerable size and two complete bathrooms, one of them en suite. The rooms have the same south orientation and the ones on the upper floor have large windows that overlook the crops and mountains of the farm itself.

Outside, the native stone of the estate predominates, the porch gives space to the outside dining room and to its barbecue, the views from this are really magnificent and relaxing. The pool is located as an extension of the porch and this was formerly the pond to give animals to drink. The situation of the pool next to the porch and in the shade of an ancient olive tree are fully integrated with the environment.

Activities.

The village of Llucmajor is 5km from the farm and in it you can find almost anything, restaurants, bars, supermarkets, pharmacies and the typical local market that meets in the Plaza de EspaƱa on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays from 08.00 a.m. 13.30.

Llucmajor is very well connected with Palma and the airport by the Ma-19 motorway, exit 26. The airport is 20 minutes by car and Palma city is 25 minutes by car.

The most beautiful beaches of the municipality or near it are the beach “Cala Pi”, 20 minutes by car and the beach of “Es Trenc” 30 minutes by car.

Permaculture and energy

The integration of the farm in the environment and its initial construction is absolute, in addition our commitment to sustainable tourism and sustainable living in general, is total.

Fincatur moves 100% with photovoltaic energy and is not connected to the grid, it is totally self-sufficient, currently generates around 5kw constant, depending on the weather, although it is more than enough every year the installation is expanded and so it is planned keep happening in the future. All surplus generated energy is used to charge accumulators or batteries that ensure the supply of energy at night or when there is no sun.