Discover a Palace of Art
In a remote enclave in the north of Mallorca, an artistic adventure is calling. Combining art, nature and architecture, the Fundación Yannick y Ben Jakober is a sensory experience not to be missed. Journey to a neighbouring country estate, where a privately guided tour avows spectacular views. Raise a glass to this enriching cultural adventure with a picnic in Sa Bassa Blanca.Book your art tour
Painting Classes by the Sea
Take a morning walk from La Residencia to Cala Deia for a painting masterclass in front of the sea. You’ll learn how to capture the magical light of this enchanting Mediterranean island. Then hop aboard our private boat to fuel your artistic spirit from a different point of view.Plan your painting class
In Harmony With Wine
Meet the accomplished Javier Jara for a cool drink on the grounds of his 15th-century winery, Son Sureda Ric. Tour the estate first acquired by his grandfather, one of the first ‘green farmers’ on the island.
Your tour ends in the charming stone-clad courtyard followed by lunch and local wines. You’ll then be treated to a mesmerising bossa nova performance with Javier on guitar and his talented wife Carmè on vocals.Contact us
First Light Walks
See the majesty of first light on a dawn walk, in partnership with Leica Sport Optics. We’ll provide you with a pair of Leica Trinovid 8x42 HD binoculars and encounter the captivating flora and fauna of Mallorca in truly magical light.
Choose to take a private tour with celebrated photographer Sebastià Torrens, or opt to be led by an expert nature guide. Alternatively set off on your own with the help of our map. We’ll provide breakfast boxes to keep you energised. 24-hour advanced reservations required.Contact us
Revel in the unique artistic spirit of Deià with our collection of creative classes. Develop your skills under the guidance of our resident experts.
Hone your painting and drawing skills with artist in residence Alan Hydes in his on-site studio.
Enjoy a multi-disciplinary sculpture class with sculptor in residence Juan Waelder.
Find out more about our range of art classes at La Residencia.Contact us
Walk and Talk Art Tour
Immerse yourself in the island’s expressive identity. Cecilie Sheridan, curator of the hotel’s collection, will guide you through the tranquil village of Deià and introduce you to local artists. Learn about the town’s fascinating history and its highly creative population.Book your art tour
Two of our five much-loved donkeys—Pancho and Luna—will accompany you on a tour through the hotel’s olive groves. Admire the tranquil landscape before stopping for a freshly prepared picnic lunch in a stone shepherd’s hut.
The trek takes place weekly, subject to availability.Contact us
Head out into the Mediterranean on a complimentary two-hour cruise.
Transfer to Sóller, then glide along the coast admiring dramatic cliffs and hidden coves. Take a refreshing dip in the bay, before heading back to the port.Contact us
Tramuntana Mountain Trek
Embrace Mallorca’s wild mountain range and World Heritage site, the Serra de Tramuntana.
Offering a wealth of possibilities for trail running and hiking, this impressive region of rocky ravines and twisting coastal pathways varies from easy to challenging. Have our expert guide accompany you to customise the perfect route.Contact us