Costa d'en Blanes
Costa d'en Blanes, Majorca, Spain
Costa d'en Blanes is a residential resort in the sought after area on a hill above the harbour of Puerto Portals.
Costa d'en Blanes
Costa d'en Blanes makes an ideal base for a quiet and relaxing holiday, within easy reach of the glitz and glamour of the Portals Nous marina, the renowned nightlife of Magaluf and the culture and shopping opportunities of Palma.
Palma is approx 10km away.
The Costa d'en Blanes beach is ideal for families; it's just 120-metres in length and 15-metres wide, a quiet small beach with soft golden sand and clear calm water.
Things to do
Marineland is situated on the seafront and is a popular attraction for families particularly with young children, the park features an aquarium with rays and sharks, and the shows includes performing sea lions, parrots and dolphins.
Also along the coast of the resort there is a tennis club with several courts as well as a beach club which has a restaurant, pool and relaxing sun loungers and a cocktail bar with DJ's or live music.
Out and about
Options for wining and dining are good with the close proximity of the marina at Portals Nous, where there are a number of international restaurants to choose from, as well as plenty of late night music bars.
For those seeking to party the night away can head along the coast to lively Magaluf, where many pulsating bars and nightclubs can be found.
A popular evening attraction is the Pirates Adventure (Els Pirates), which is based just outside of Magaluf (approx 4km away). A pirate themed dinner and show, with performances most evenings, there's a special late night adult's only performance in addition to the family show.
Family attractions in the area include the Western Waterpark found just outside the resort of Magaluf, the park is full of thrilling water-slides and fun pools for all ages to enjoy. Other attractions include Go-Karting and the Katmandu Fun-House both in Magaluf, and Golf Fantasia found in the heart of Palma Nova featuring three enjoyable courses.
Full of historical sites and museums Palma makes an ideal day excursion; visit the Gothic sights of La Seu Cathedral and Basilica de Sant Francesc, Palace de L'Almudaina found next to the cathedral and Castell de Bellver the only circular castle in Spain.
Enjoy the scenic train journey from Palma to Soller, it takes a magnificently picturesque route and with vintage carriages is a pleasurable and popular tourist attraction. Once in Soller you can extend your trip onto Port de Soller, where a vintage tram connects with the arrival of the train.
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