Santa Ponsa beach

Calm vacation for the whole family

Santa Ponsa is a large sandy beach in the resort town of the same name, located 20 km away from Palma and 6 km away from Magaluf. The beach was awarded the Blue flag for its cleanliness and environmental friendliness. Clean sea, perfect climate and amazing landscapes attract tons of tourists here. The beach, with a picturesque pine park behind it, can fit a large amount of visitors craving sun and sea.

Beach description

Santa Ponsa, located in a bay, impresses with its size: the beach is 1,3 km long and 300 m wide.

Features include:

  • smooth descent into water;
  • even sandy sea bottom;
  • low waves;
  • average crowdedness.

The beach is equipped with:

  • a rental store with umbrellas, sunbeds, equipment for water sports;
  • showers and paid toilets;
  • playgrounds for children;
  • sports playgrounds.

Unlike the noisy Magaluf, where tireless students and foam parties create the loud atmosphere, with music blaring in the night, Santa Ponsa is very calm and quiet. Families with children and elderly people prefer to come here. Not a lot of young visitors can be met.

When is it better to go

The beach season on the coast of Spain falls on the period from May to October. The water and air temperature reaches the most comfortable levels, thereby guaranteeing tourists a perfect vacation. 

Video: Beach Santa Ponsa


Santa Ponsa offers a lot of various accomodation options for the visitors. First of all, the city has a lot of hotels, apartments, private guest houses, flats, houses and whole villas available for rent - it all depends on what a tourist can afford. The preferred options, however, are the front line hotels.

  • Globales Playa Santa Ponsa 3* offers comfortable suites equipped with everything necessary, as well as baths and balconies. Services include pool, bar, buffet, free Wi-Fi and free parking lot.
  • The Zafiro Rey Don Jaime 4* Hotel offers elegant suites with terraces, restaurant, bar, children's club, shady garden, panoramic pool, spa center, tennis courts, free Wi-Fi, transfer from the airport and back.
  • The visitors of the H10 Casa del Mar 4* Hotel will be greeted with luxurious furnished suites, 3 pools, restaurants, cafes, gym, hot tub, hammam, sauna, transfer from the airport and back.

It's advised to book your suite about 2-3 months ahead of your trip.

A well-kept promenade, with restaurants, bars, shops and discos, is located behind the beach.

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Useful information

You can get to the resort from the airport by taxi, rented car and by 102 or 104 Bus. It's recommended to ask how much will it cost.

The beach participates in ratings:

2 place in rating Mallorca 2 place in rating TOP 50 of the best beaches for children 3 place in rating Palma de Mallorca 4 place in rating Magaluf 5 place in rating The best sandy beaches in Mallorca
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