El Arenal

S’Arenal (El Arenal)

S’Arenal is former fishing village. It is a tourist neighborhood with great population expansion, especially since the 70’s. It offers a wide sandy beach, where in summer many tourists gather, along their immense and remodeled promenade, reaching Palma. The main church is named Nuestra senora de la Lactancia and its patron saint is San Cristobal, whose day is celebrated in July along with the well known Fiestas de S’Arenal.

S’Arenal de Llucmajor has a very important yacht club and marina Club Nautico Arenal, famous for its sailing competitions. The Regatta S.A.R Princess Sofía takes place here every year in March. The club offers also possibilities for water sports all year round. S’Arenal offers a splendid beach full of palm trees, a spectacular promenade to Palma and plenty of space for sporting activities. There is a sport center with artificial turf field, a heated swimming pool, a small municipal library and other facilities. Crowded leisure areas such as hotels, shops, nightclubs, cafes, bars and restaurants. This town is very well connected with Palma (15 km away) and Son Sant Joan Airport (7 km away).