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Casa Mariposa Cycling Retreat

A very popular training ground for pro-cyclists located on the South East side of the Island. Surrounded by many quiet roads and just 10 minutes from the famous San Salvador monastery hill climb.

  • Basic homestays
  • Mallorca —Felanitx
  • Activity Type
    • Route advice only
    • Fixed base
  • Groups up to 8 in 4 bedrooms
  • Features
    • BBQ facilities
    • Cooking facilities
    • Ensuite rooms
    • Garden
    • Music system
    • Outdoor pool
    • Private parking
    • Terrace
    • TV/DVD
    • Uncovered bike maintenance area
    • Wifi



Casa Mariposa is situated on the South East of the island, which has now become a very popular area for cyclists due to its many lanes. 10 minutes from Casa Mariposa is the famous San Salvador monastery a very popular training ground for pro cyclists due to its hill climb. You will regularly see Team Sky training here in the run up to the season.

Bike Hire

We can arrange to hire bikes for you in advance and have them delivered to the house waiting for your arrival, saving you the inconvenience of standing in a queue waiting to be fitted.


We can also offer suggested routes for the local area as well as the rest of the island, which will be clearly mapped out for you, with suggested lunch stops.


The House - Interior

  • The interior is spread over 400 sqm, and includes a very large kitchen and family room, perfect for socializing altogether.
  • TV room with ample seating and a 65-inch flat screen for movie nights round the fire.
  • 2 x Master Suite, 1 with its own bathroom and private balcony, the other with its own sitting room and double doors onto the main terrace.
  • 2 x Double Bedrooms
  • 3 x Shower Rooms
  • Gym: Treadmill, Spin Bike, Rowing Machine, Multi Gym, Weights Bench and Free Weights.

Note: All bedrooms can be set up either as singles or doubles.

The House – Exterior

  • 150m2 terraces, 60m2 roofed for an outdoor living space to include dining table and sofas, south facing with direct views across the countryside to the unmistakable San Salvador.
  • 10m by 6m outdoor infinity pool with shower and 8 teak sun loungers.
  • Large outdoor kitchen to include Spit, Pizza Oven and Gas BBQ this is where you can really experience rural Mallorca in the way the locals do, sat chatting and laughing, while eating and drinking through the long warm Mallorca evenings.

  • The grounds themselves consist of typical Mallorcan fields, with citrus trees, vines and new trees. In general the grounds are semi-manicured with a large front lawn, a perfect place for the children to play. The perimeter remains rustic and in keeping with its surroundings.


This property is located in a private secluded area of Son Prohens (Son Pronec), a small rural community embedded in the south east region of Mallorca near Felanitx.

The surrounding area is fantastic for short and long distance cycling taking in some of the most picturesque villages on the island. There are many options for good quality quiet roads with hardly any traffic.