Beaches in Mallorca

Mallorca has beautiful white sand and turquoise blue water beaches. There are around 262 beaches in Mallorca and over 60 of these beaches are a “Blue Flag“ – the Foundation for Environmental Education’s award for quality of water, environmental management, safety and services, lifeguards and other tourism services. Mallorca’s beaches range from long stretches of golden sand sliding into shallow blue seas to quiet rocky coves with crystal clear waters. Many of the bigger beaches have been claimed by resorts but there are many more to discover off the beaten track.

The island of Mallorca has a wide variety of types of beach. In the north and south you will find plenty of sandy beaches, on the east coast lot of lovely coves. The west coast is famous for its rugged mountainous coastline with cliff edges.

These are popular beaches for families: Santa Ponsa, Camp de Mar, Cala Millor, Alcudia, Cala Molins etc. Beaches loved by locals: Cala Deia, Cala Portal Vells or Cala Varques. Beaches close to nature: Es Trenc, Es Comu, Es Maquer, Cala Mondrago, Cala Agulla, Formentor or Sa Canova beaches. Hidden beaches: Cala Varques, Cala Tuent, Playa del Coll Baix. For more, please, check XMallorca guide.

Playa s’Arenal

Playa de Arenal

Playa s’Arenal is a 210 metres long beach in continuation of the nearly five kilometres long beach Playa de Palma, which stretches from Ca’n Pastilla to s’Arenal. Playa s’Arenal differ from the rest...

Cala Blava beach

Cala Blava beach

Playa Cala Blava is situated at five kilometres from s’Arenal and is also know as Cala Mosca and Cala Mosques. The adjacent village received the same name. The residential constructions in the...

Paguera beach

Paguera beach

There are three beautiful beaches in Paguera and all of them are connected by a lovely beachside promenade. The main beach, called Playa Palmira is the biggest and the most central. The other two...

Cala Fornells

Cala Fornells

Cala Fornells is situated at six kilometres from Andratx. Cala Fornells is about 80 metres wide and 4 metres deep. In the surroundingsthere are touristic buildings, the residential houses and the...

Cala Blanca

Cala Blanca

Cala Blanca is a lovely, sandy cove located a few kilometres away from the Port of Andratx. Cala Blanca is 137 m long, 15 m width and has v-shape. There are some medium-high cliffs on the sides, it...

Cala D'egos

Cala d’Egos

Cala d‘Egos is situated on the south west coast, between Punta de sa Dent and na Moragues, at 10 kilometres from Andratx. It is the only area of the coastline of Andratx which has good conditions for...

Arenal de Sa Ràpita

Arenal de Sa Ràpita beach

An alternative to Es Trenc is the neighbouring beach at S’Arenal de sa Rapita in the south east of Majorca. It is much quieter than Es Trenc, and is popular with families, surfers and windsurfers...