Santa Ponsa – Located on the South-West Coast
Along the south west coast of Majorca lies the popular holiday resort, Santa Ponsa. With a low 30 minute transfer time from the airport, visitors can take in the surrounding scenery before arriving at the stunning resort. Those wanting a sun filled family holiday in Mallorca will not be disappointed. The hotels range from self catering to high quality all inclusive hotels and the resort offers three large beaches to relax on. With crystal clear waters and golden sand, it’s no wonder Santa Ponsa is such a popular Majorca resort.
From those wanting a luxury holiday to a Majorca resort to those hunting for a late cheap Majorca break, Santa Ponsa truly offers something for everyone. Families will appreciate the warm, friendly atmosphere and fantastic service that the hotels offer. Couples can take advantage of the stunning scenery and secluded beaches for an unforgettable Majorca experience.
With sunshine all year round, rest assured that sun lovers will be in the perfect place to top up their tans. Crystal clear, Mediterranean water and white, sandy beaches provide a picturesque setting for a holiday that will definitely be remembered. As a resort Santa Ponsa provides both a relaxing setting for the ideal break and a lively environment for everyone to enjoy themselves in. With plenty of links to other Majorca resorts nearby, it is guaranteed that there is plenty to see and do in Santa Ponsa.
Santa Ponsa- Activities to Suit Everyone
Santa Ponsa has a wide range of activities to suit everyone. Golf lovers can take advantage of the full sized golf course and those interested in water sports can head to the diving centre. Santa Ponsa is located near Magaluf and also Palma Nova; these destinations have even more exciting activities including a water park, go-carting and mini golf. For those that like to experience the thrills whilst on holiday, Santa Ponsa offers wind surfing, snorkelling and jet-skiing. Whilst enjoying this Majorca resort, why not take a ride on a glass bottom boat or head to dry land to enjoy the tennis courts?
Santa Ponsa’s main sandy beach is separated from the pine woods by the charming promenade. With sun beds and parasols that can be hired on a daily basis, visitors can relax in style whilst enjoying this Majorca resort. There is a large area for swimming and the more adventurous can hire out a pedalo and explore the Mediterranean. Lifeguards are always in attendance on all Santa Ponsa’s beaches and will inform visitors of any dangerous water conditions. Hidden coves are along the beach leading to a docking platform for boat trips around the bay.
A smaller beach, known locally as ‘Little Beach’ is located on route to Santa Ponsa’s stunning marina. Although there are fewer facilities than the other beaches, it provides a fantastic setting for couples wanting to take advantage of the secluded location.
Santa Ponsa- so Many Things to Do
During your Majorca holiday make sure you take advantage of the wide range of local and international cuisine available across the Santa Ponsa resort. Cafes, bars and restaurants all offer a variety of food, from Spanish to Irish and from Italian to Chinese. Local food and wine is available across the resort and within the hotels.
For those that enjoy indulging in retail therapy, Santa Ponsa has a variety of souvenir shops for holiday mementoes. Local products are available from the markets and the traditional shops located in the Majorca resort. Those wanting a more cosmopolitan shopping experience can visit nearby Palma which has many designer boutiques and specialist shops. A craft market is also available daily which attracts a large number of local street performers and buskers.
Santa Ponsa has a lively nightlife with numerous bars and restaurants providing live music and karaoke. Many bars offer live music and popular tribute acts along with many themed pubs from around the world. Those wanting a lively night scene can take advantage of the nightclubs that Santa Ponsa has to offer, although the resort is not as busy as Magaluf and Palma Nova. Many nightclubs play a variety of music to cater for all tastes and offer fun themed nights.
Santo Ponsa is the home of the biggest fiesta in Majorca, the ‘Rei en Jaume’ festival which happens every September. The celebrations last for two weeks and are a fantastic excuse to book a holiday to Majorca! The fiesta consists of mock battle, a rock concert, firework displays and plenty of food and drink for everyone to enjoy. Over 19 bars are open across Santa Ponsa as well as 3 nightclubs which are open till the early hour’s and offer themed nights including ladies nights and foam parties. Families can enjoy the colourful parades and medieval market stalls
Weather in Santa Ponsa
Those wanting a sun filled Majorca holiday will feel at home in Santa Ponsa! Visitors will be greeted by sunny skies and warm temperatures, especially during the summer months. Even during the winter months the weather remains mild and fairly humid, with hardly any rain. Winter holidays to Majorca may get a bit chilly during the evening so it is recommended to take a jacket! One of the main appeals of the resort is that the sun shines every day, even during the winter months.