Pollensa – A Stunning Resort on the North East Coast
Located on the beautiful North East coast of Majorca, although it is highly popular with mature visitors, Pollensa offers something for all. The resort is rich in history and culture and is a fantastic place to experience a traditional Spanish atmosphere. The resort was originally a small, fishing village and has grown into a popular Majorca holiday resort that still retains its traditional charm.
Although the resort does not have its own beach, there is one close by at Puerto de Pollensa. With a range of accommodation from hotels to private villas, there is a Pollensa holiday to suit every budget. Families come to Pollensa to take advantage of the traditional culture, spectacular scenery and to explore the surrounding countryside. With excellent links to other Majorca resorts, Pollensa is the perfect base for a relaxing holiday.
Those wanting a family holiday to a historically rich Majorca resort should look no further, Pollensa offers something for everyone to enjoy. With a range of places to explore and experience there is something to do every day and the excellent transport links mean that it is easy to venture further afield.
With fantastic cheap deals to Majorca available now, there is no better time to experience this cultural paradise first hand. With packages ranging from luxury Majorca villa breaks to cheap budget holidays, there is a Pollensa break to suit every pocket.
Pollensa – Rich in Culture and History
Due to the rich cultural nature of this resort there are many historical sites to see whilst in Pollensa. Take advantage of the variety of museums and galleries that are around the resort that regularly show many high quality exhibitions. Explore the cobbled streets of the old, Roman Pollensa town or head into the nearby Tramuntana mountain range to experience the hiking facilities.
Pollensa is extremely popular with nature enthusiasts as it is home to many migrating birds including the rare Black Vulture. For those wanting to try something more active, there is a golf course located within the resort, suitable for both beginners and experienced golfers.
Pollensa – Relaxation and International Cuisine
Pollensa town is well known for its variety of restaurants all serving high quality local and international cuisine. Although Mediterranean cuisine is the most popular choice, there are many restaurants selling Italian and British cuisine.
The Pollensa nightlife is very laid back with a couple of intimate bars but no nightclubs within the resort. Some of the resorts hotels offer entertainments packages suitable for the whole family to enjoy. Those wanting a more vibrant night scene can take advantage of the regular public transport into Puerto Pollensa and Palma.
The nearby Puerto Pollensa is a popular destination with families and only a short distance from the Pollensa resort. The beaches are extremely clean and offer plenty of water sports for everyone to enjoy including scuba diving and para-sailing. There is also a wider selection of restaurants and bars along the seafront which are perfect for taking in the spectacular Mediterranean scenery.
Pollensa – Weather and Climate
Pollensa benefits from good weather all year round, the summer months are known for high temperatures and the winter season remains mild. July and August offer the highest temperatures and are also the busiest months. With warm water temperatures all year round it is easy to see why Pollensa is a popular Majorca holiday resort! There is a chance of rainfall during the winter months and it is advised to bring a jacket for the chilly winter evenings.