Travel is an experience, but if you are looking for something extraordinary and dreamy, we’d suggest looking into this luxe cave home in Mallorca Spain. A house made of stone that makes you remember your childhood days of watching The Flintstones, but only, this time in real life.
Living in the stone age might not sound so glamorous but with this luxury home in Mallorca, Spain, you can glimpse the modern possibilities of living inside a cave. The property is believed to have been formerly owned by Christopher Columbus’s family and dates back to the 14th century when it was originally embedded onto the side of a mountain. However, it has gone through immense renovation to make it the luxury experience it is today.
Located in the town of Felanitx in Spain’s Balearic Islands the home has recently be listed for a whopping $4.3 million on Savills. The home was built into the side of a mountain with almost every room having an impressive cave backdrop.
Spanning just over 9,000 square feet, the residence consists five bedrooms, two swimming pools (one heated), inside and outside cinema areas, jacuzzi (set within an old stone mine), a working vineyard with wine making facilities and numerous areas for relaxing, playing, dining and drinking. The property has 2 bedrooms in the main house and 3 bedrooms in the 3 garden casitas, each named after the ships of Columbus: Santa Maria, Nina and Pinta. The gardens were designed by renowned British plantsman and writer Stephen and feature 10 different planting zones unified by the rock, walls and wild olives, and feature the Monastery Garden, Mine Garden, Mine (with Jacuzzi and indoor cinema area), a Rill and Waterfall and a large picnic and sundowner cave.
Connecting you with nature in a unique form, the home combines modern elements with nature. The construction, unlike modern homes, features curved, natural lines with pristine views from the cave. A standout feature is the jacuzzi made within the luxe cave which almost makes you feel like you are in the midst of the forest. A cut off from the hustle and bustle of modern-daymlife, this luxe cave living experience is sure to delight your senses. With an array of activities like picnics, the pool, sit out areas, you can enjoy time with close ones; think a BBQ evening, or a night in watching your favourite movie or simply a game of pool. If you appreciate unique properties the ‘cave’ living room will astound you.
We’ll leave you with a few images that may just change your mind.