A Place in the Sun: Summer Sun - Mallorca, Spain

2015 / Episode 22 on 5 October 2015

Episode 22

Having sold a successful business, Ruth and Philip Trinder from Northamptonshire want to buy an apartment on the Balearic island of Mallorca, where they can spend half the year. They want somewhere they can entertain family and friends, within easy walking distance of one of the island’s stylish ports. With a budget of £300,000 – or more for something special - Laura Hamilton sets out to help them find something with the contemporary look they love.

Property 1:

New build apartment in Santa Ponsa

A three bed apartment just five minutes walk from the beach. Apartment comes with private parking, storeroom, communal gardens and swimming pool. The agents are Taylor Wimpey and it's priced at €355,000.

Property 2:

Three bed apartment in Las Palmeras

All the bedrooms are en suite in this apartment. There's also a large terrace, open plan living areas and fully equipped kitchen. Outside, there's a communal pool. On the market with Balear Invest for €477,000.

Property 3:

Three bed apartment in Sol de Mallorca

A new build top floor luxury apartment with three bedrooms,three bathrooms, open plan living areas and spacious terraces. The development also has three communal pools and a paddle tennis court. Priced at €535,000 with Mallorca Residencia.

Property 4:

Duplex penthouse in El Toro

With an open plan living area, separate kitchen, three bedrooms and two bathrooms this flat will set you back €585,000. It also has a private roof terrace. The estate agents are Sunshine Properties Mallorca.

Property 5:

Three bed villa in Cala d'Or

Two bedroom villa with separate studio apartment on top. The ground floor has spacious living areas and two bathrooms, one en suite. There are plenty of terraces including one on the roof and a garden. Being marketed by Inmobiliaria Porto Petro for €625,000.