There are numerous companies throughout Mallorca that offer a huge variety of watersports to experience, from the calm and relaxing to the adrenalin pumping, we are so lucky to have stunning beaches and plentiful coastlines in Mallorca, why not get out and explore them? Here is a short guide on the best watersports on offer in Southwest Mallorca.
Zoea Mallorca....based in Santa Ponsa ( link with Santa Ponsa villas ) they offer paddle boarding, diving, kayaking and snorkeling. A 5*padi diving centre complete with diving shop. Single and double kayaks available, a great way to get out and explore the coves and beaches of the surrounding area, prices start from 12€ per hour (single) and 18€ per hour for double. Stand up paddle boards are available to hire from 12€per hour, go at your own pace to explore the beauty of Malgrats Islands, and marine
Mallorca is home to a wealth of long sandy beaches, gorgeous little towns and villages and lots of opportunities to spot native wildlife. But what if you 'little ones' find all this a bit mundane and things grown ups do?? Welcome to Southwest Mallorca’s guide to 'entertaining the kids'!!!There are plenty of attractions on offer and we are lucky enough to have some of the best ones in the Southwest region of this beautiful island.
Katmandu Theme Park
The kids are going to be well impressed with mum and dad for finding this amazing adrenalin seeking theme park, in the heart of Calvia Beach, Magaluf, Mallorca, and only 250 meters from the sea, this topsy turvy adventure land is a mythical world of adventure rides, 4d encounters and splash park fun! Some
Almost every town/village in Mallorca has its own traditional market day...here at Southwest Mallorca we love how you can haggle with the stall owners whilst browsing their magnificent produce from locally sourced food to leather shoes!! Please take a look at our guide to the local markets, you never know what souvenirs you can come away with! It is worth noting that the majority of the markets are open early in the moring ususally from around 8am and close anywhere between 1 - 2pm.
Calvia MarketClose to the Tramuntana Mountains this South Westerly town is at the heart of Mallorcas most popular municipality. Held every Monday 8am - 12pm. Here you will find around 60 stalls along the Calle Major. Plenty of food stalls with fresh produce along with clothing, shoes and crafts. The market is held near the parish church of San Juan. Manacor MarketThis
Thoughts quickly turn to the dress and then just as quickly the venue. Where, when, how…..the choice is endless. Then hopes for good weather quickly come into your mind and you start imagining the day. At Southwest Mallorca we can arrange every detail to suit your needs, the only difficult thing to do is choose from our selection of beautiful villas for your special occasion.
Imagine this; arriving via a short flight to a beautiful island bathed in glorious sunshine, where your every desire can be met. An Island bathed in warm turquoise waters where dining in and out can be everything you could ever need. You and your guests met at the airport by a courteous driver or maybe you would prefer us to arrange a car to suit? Imagine arriving at Villa Clara (CA01), a luxury villa in Campanet,
With over 200 beaches to choose from, the island of Mallorca is blessed with long stretches of white sand, turquoise seas and quiet scenic coves.Southwest Mallorca has made deciding which ones to visit on your holiday a little easier for you by coming up our own list of the top 5 beaches of Mallorca.
Santa Ponsa Beach
This family friendly beach lies just 20 kms southwest of Palma. The wide stretch of soft sand is surrounded by palm trees which provide shade in mid day heat. Shallow and calm waters means this beach is safe for families and is popular in high season. Activities available on Santa Ponsa Beach include Jetski’s, kayaks and water bikes. There are 2-3 beach bars with a wider selection of restaurants and bars lining the street that runs adjacent to the beach. If you are driving to
Wining and dining are definitely what one will want to experience while on holiday. Santa Ponsa has an excellent package for holiday makers all year round and different areas of Santa Ponsa offer various exciting opportunities. The nightlife in Santa Ponsa is also fantastic as the entertainment activities start early in the evening. As the night comes in, the streets are filled with sounds and light from the various entertainment joints. There are a variety of music clubs, night clubs, great pubs and discos in which people on holiday will definitely love. There are apartments in Santa Ponsa that are for holiday rentals so that you can relax after a night out while on vacation.
Most pubs, bars, and restaurant in Santa Ponsa focus mainly on the family holiday; hence, there are bars
Mallorca is well known as a popular holiday island due to the lovely beaches, Gothic architecture, sunny weather and blue Mediterranean coastline. However, Mallorca also has a reputation for the playing and watching of competitive football. Real Club Deportivo Mallorca is the leading Spanish football club based in Palma in the Balearic Islands. The team colors are red shirts with black shorts with black socks. It hosts various tournaments and competitions such as the Copa del Rey every year. If you are a football fanatic, then you can support the team and always get to stay at the Villas in Mallorca.
RDC Mallorca is the a
The weather climate of Santa Ponsa is what has contributed to making the island a favorite holiday destination, especially with Europeans who are used to colder, wetter conditions. Santa Ponsa (Santa Ponça), Mallorca, experiences mild winters and long hot summers with about 400mm of rain per year. The seas are warm throughout the year, and that helps moderate the climate especially during winter. The temperatures of the sea range between 14° C during winter and 26° C during summer, so it is the very comfortable one to swim from late May to mid-November. This means that tourists can choose to visit whatever time of the year, depending on how they like the weather conditions.
Santa Ponsa has a high number of tourists during summer when the weather is hot and dry with plenty of sun. This is from the
Santa Ponsa is a very popular resort that is found South-West coast of Majorca. Most people love going for holidays here because of the great weather all year round, Moorish gardens, and natural landscapes with sea views or even the white sandy beaches that have quaint caves. While on vacation in Santa Ponsa you can get holiday rentals that are very affordable according to your pocket.
There are many restaurants found on the main street approaching Santa Ponsa, on the beach leading to Marina and on the street Ramon de Moncada. The restaurants offer different cuisines ranging from Indian. Spanish, Chinese, Mallorquin, Italian, Argentinian, German and Dutch. The wide variety of international dishes ensures that tourists can enjoy their local food when they are away from home and even get to taste other foods from different countries. Some restaurants have
If you are a racing cyclist, charity rider, time cyclist, or just love the thrill that comes with cycling, then you should think of going to Majorca for the cycling holiday. Majorca is a popular cycling destination because it has varied terrain which includes rolling hills, mountains, and flat plains. Cyclists get to enjoy because it is cycling friendly with plenty of roads with no traffic smooth road surfaces and good weather throughout the year. Due to the enormous number of cyclists visiting Majorca each year, you don’t have to worry about accommodation because there are plenty of holiday rentals in Majorca.
Cycling holidays are the best way one can get to explore places and also practice your cycling skills as you cover many miles in a few days. The cycling season begins in February and it’s busy till May, but you can also
If you love golf then you can take a golfing holiday in Mallorca for that hassle free golfing opportunity. Mallorca is Balearic biggest Island and one of the most popular places in Spain that people come for vacation. It is known for the sunny weather, Gothic architecture, lovely beaches, villages, harbors and the blue Mediterranean coastline. There is a wide choice of accommodation in Mallorca that you can choose from depending on your budget ranging from hotels, villas or even resorts.
The weather in Mallorca is best for golf because it has a hot summer, but with refreshing breezes, mild winter with temperatures of 21°C throughout the year. It also has beautiful scenes and rugged features within the island that gives the many golf courses in Mallorca an extra appeal and
With the perfect combination of Spanish culture and a sunny Mediterranean setting, the island of Mallorca makes a stunning destination to tie the knot. Between its natural beauty, convenient location and affection for luxury,the Island of Mallorca understands what you need and want from your big day. If you want a wedding that is truly unique and memorable then this is the place to go, here are some of the top reasons why you should consider getting married in Mallorca.
1. The Luxury VillasRomance on your wedding day is key and this island is full of luxury villas that are willing to host your event. From fine dining, stunning sea view villas or perhaps rolling mountain views and amenities that will make you feel like royalty, our Special Occasion villas
Have a love for horses? Then let’s explore the Spanish region of Mallorca and indulge in an exceptional and fascinating horse riding experience on such a lovely Spanish island. Mallorca has a lot to offer tourists including fabulous beaches, mountain range, a superb climate and excellent riding opportunities.
Mallorca has something to offer every horse riding lover and those too who have never ridden before, what could be better than riding a horse through dazzling natural beauty and aromatic pine jungles; riding beside the shimmery beaches that leaves no room for getting bored on this beautiful island. There are many stables all over the Island of Majorca , whether you’re riding for the first time or you are an experienced jockey, one thing is certain you’ll have the most amazing horse riding experience here on the Balearic Island of Majorca.
The prestigious Palma Boat show will be held this year in May. It is a key event in any boating calendar, and covers all things nautical.
Held in the magnificent City of Palma, situated in the heart of the City just 10 km from Palma international airport and 5 minutes' walk from the seafront, retail centre, business area and leisure amenities, with the impressive Palma Cathedral proving to be a stunning backdrop to this glitzy show.
The exhibitors in the event will showcase more than 300 boats including many Super Yatchs, there will be more than 500 exhibitors representing over 3,700 brands from 26 countries. The exhibitors will deal with large international yacht brokers, large boats for sale/re-sale and charter, Importers and distributors of major brands