Beaches in Palma de Mallorca
Chill out luxury on Illetas beach
Take a taxi or from Plaça del Rei Joan Carles I, at the end of the Passeig de Born, take bus no 3 outside C&A, stop no 53 - and take the trip to the idyllic beach of Illetas, with its cool vibe beach clubs.
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Situated about 6 miles west of Palma de Mallorca, between Portals Nous and Cala Major. Illetas is at the end of bus route 3 from Palma centre...
It is in an idylic setting, a little cove with a sandy beach surrounded with trees and beachfront apartments, beach bars, restaurants and chill out lounges, including the exclusive Puro beach...
There are toilets and a life guard on duty. Sun loungers and parasols are available to rent.
Ca'n Pere Antoni
This beach is just a short walk from the Cathedral and the Old Town of Palma, and can be found along the Bay front promenade and cycle route... There is a chill out beach club here on the water front...
If you continue to walk or cycle away from the city towards the picturesque Portixol harbour and the pretty old fishermans area and the beach of Molinar, towards CuitatJardi, you will find more secluded and picturesque bay's and harbours...
This lovely beach is along the Palma Bay cycle promenade from the Old Town, a 4 mile journey through the little port of Portixol and the old fisherman's area of Molinar...
Cuitat Jardi has some relaxed affordable cafes and beach front restaurants and a pine shaded kids play area along side the coastal cycle path with a small village family vibe....Parasols and sunbeds for rent, life guard, toilets... Often busiest on a Sunday as its where the locals head for at the weekend...
The area is just 5 minutes away by taxi/car from the airport and from the city centre.
A lovely little bay lined with restaurants, bars, cafes and palm trees near a little marina sailing club, along the cycle coastal path, 6 miles from Palma Old Town..
There are parasols and sunbed's for hire, toilets and showers with a life guard on duty.
|Playa de Palma (S'Arenal)
Playa de Palma is the largest beach of the Palma beaches and is the most commercially developed, it lies at the end of the Palma coastal cycle path and promenade, 8 miles east of Palma city centre, the beach is over 3 miles long... There are many cafés, bars, restaurants and lots of water sports available.
There are toilets and showers and a life guard on duty. Sun loungers and parasols are available to rent. The water is shallow and great for families.
Cala Major is located very close to the city, approx 4 miles west of the city and is easily accessible by bus from the centre. It was one of the first beach resorts developed on the island and can seem somewhat dated with more high rise accomodation, compared to other beaches, such as a more picturesque Illetas...
This sheltered bay is calm and the water is shallow, good for families as there are toilets, showers and a life guard on duty.
Sun loungers and parasols are available to rent.
|Portals Nous (Oratori)
Portals Nous is situated 7 miles west of Palma, beyond Illetas.. The stunning glitzy Puerto Portals marina is nearby with swanky restaurants and designer shops...
Oratori beach has the wonderful Roxy's bar at one end of the beach, with great views across to the small island in front of the bay. A little further east you will also find the sheltered beach of La Cala de Portals with the beach bar La Calita de Portals.
There are toilets and showers and a life guard on duty. Sunbeds and parasols are available to rent. Watersports available such as jet skiing, fly boarding, deep sea diving, snorkelling, sailing and paddle boarding...