IDYLLIC BEACH ESCAPES
Choose one of our carefully selected beach hotels for your relaxing Palma getaway.
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Variety is certainly the spice of life on holidays in Palma de Mallorca – enjoy a cosmopolitan city break in the attractive capital or a relaxing beach escape on the Mediterranean coast.
From the lively nightlife of Magaluf to the idyllic coastal village of Deia, it’s no wonder that this Spanish island attracts such a wide range of people. The charming ambiance of Palma makes it ideal for a short break – with its Italian renaissance feel and picturesque promenades. Visit Le Seu and learn about the city’s history, then discover a hidden tapas bar or stylish boutique as you wander the old town’s narrow backstreets. Our carefully selected hotels boast a range of locations – stay near the beach or opt for a country retreat. Explore the coves of Cala D’or, the sweeping sands of Alcudia or the verdant vineyards located at the foothills of the Tramuntana Mountains.
Take in views of the western Mallorca shoreline and the Mediterranean from your boat as you head toward Sant Elm. Pass Cala Mayor, Portal Nous, Palmanova, Magaluf and continue to the Portals Vells area. Stop at several locations to swim, or simply relax. Indulge in a complimentary lunch of paella with cava, and enjoy on-board Spanish music. Stop at coastal caves and when the weather allows it, cruise up to beautiful Dragonera Island, located off the westernmost point of Mallorca.
Spend a fun, family-friendly day at Aqualand el Arenal, a Mallorca water park just nine miles south of Palma. Aqualand boasts waterslides, wave pools and artificial rivers that are suitable for all ages. The colourful kid-friendly pools are perfect for the little ones, while the Congo River is ideal for those seeking something calmer. Experience a rush of adrenaline as you tackle the Rapids' whirlpools or the Kamikaze free-fall waterslide.
Have a fun day swimming and snorkelling off the beautiful coast of Mallorca on this 6.5-hour catamaran cruise. Admire views of the breathtaking shoreline and enjoy several swimming and snorkelling opportunities in the Mediterranean Sea. On the north route, you'll cruise along the Bay of Pollensa toward Formentor Beach. On the east route, you will depart from Colonia Sant Jordi and stop at the beautiful beaches of Es Trenc and Es Cargol.
Explore and experience the best things to do in Palma de Mallorca with this 24-hour ticket. See all the main sights, as you hop-on and hop-off 15 conveniently located stops around the city. Palma de Mallorca is the capital of the island of Mallorca. Famous for its beaches and beautiful sea, it has a beautiful historic quarter, deeply marked by history. The cathedral, the Palace of Almudaina, the fish exchange, and Plaza Mayor are just some of the ‘must see’ attractions.
Enjoy a fun day surrounded by dolphins, sea lions, penguins and more at Marineland in Mallorca. See exciting animal shows featuring sea lions and dolphins. Discover turtles and tropical fish in the Tropical Aquarium, watch the penguins in their igloos and laugh as parrots and other exotic birds show off their abilities at the Aviary. If you're looking for a thrill, visit the Tropical House to get up close to anacondas, pythons and piranhas. Then relax at Marineland's private beach or visit the Mini Park for some family-friendly fun.