Santa Ponsa

Santa Ponsa, Majorca, Spain

Popular with families, the resort of Santa Ponsa boasts a long stretch of sandy beach and great facilities to keep all ages amused.

Santa Ponsa

A lively and popular resort that has developed a strong Celtic influence; Santa Ponsa has an abundance of bars, discos and restaurants which makes it an excellent choice for couples and families.

Transfer time is approximately 50 minutes.

Read more about: The beach | Things to do | Out and about | Nearby attractions | Santa Ponsa Reviews

Santa Ponsa Hotels (32)

The Iberostar Jardin Del Sol Suites and Spa can be found in a residential area of Ell Castellot in the centre of Santa Ponsa Bay. The hotel enjoys a seafront location and therefore guests can enjoy b...

Miranda Soul is a small and friendly hotel with an on-site swimming pool and bar. It is just 5 minutes walk to the beach, with restaurants along the way. This hotel may not be suitable for those with ...

Situated just 150m from the resort centre with its many shops, bars and restaurants. The hotel has both indoor and outdoor swimming-pools, buffet restaurant, bar, ample gardens and a welcoming reading...

The Sky Senses hotel offers indoor and outdoor swimming pools, childrens pools, a gym and sauna....

The Boutique Bon Repos Hotel a cosy adults-only boutique property located in the heart of Santa Ponsa, just a short hop from the beach and a number of local amenities....

Golf Beach Hotel is a small and friendly hotel, just 5 minutes walk from the beach with shops and places to eat along the way. On-site, it has an outdoor pool and a 24 hour cafe bar with Sky TV....

With a good range of facilities, Pirates Village Resort Hotel makes the perfect destination for a family holiday....

The H10 Casa del Mar is a friendly, well maintained hotel with a great variety of amenities and entertainment programme to keep the whole family busy....

Ideal for families and couples looking for a quiet retreat surrounded by a host of divine views and local culture....

This popular apartment complex is very popular with families and couples due to the fact that it is very close to the resort....

The Delfin Mar is a modern hotel, well positioned in the holiday resort of Calvia....

Playas Del Rey Hotel is a modern hotel, home to the Energy Cocktail Lounge and, in a central location for the beach and resort centre....

Santa Ponsa Pins is a small and friendly hotel in easy walking distance of the beach and resort amenities....

The Zafiro Rey Don Jaime provides a comfortable base, close to the beach and resort amenities. The hotel offers both indoor and outdoor pools, a wellness centre, fine dining and a varied entertainment...

Globales Verdemar Apartments is set in a nice location overlooking the bay of Santa Ponsa, and is suitable for families and couples alike....

Punta del Mar Hotel & Spa is a spectacular Adults Only property offering great facilities and stunning views of the sea....

The hotel offers elegant accommodation and is within easy reach of the local amenities....

The Casablanca Hotel and Apartments offers a good selection of facilities, accommodation and an on-site restaurant, all whilst only a brief stroll from the beach. ...

Due to it's proximity to the centre of the resort, guests can enjoy a lively atmosphere both during the day and in the evening....

Offering all-inclusive as standard and panoramic views of Santa Ponsa Bay from its grounds, the Club Santa Ponsa Apartments are a popular choice for a laid-back Majorcan escape....

The Jutlandia provides a good standard of accommodation and a friendly atmosphere making it the perfect choice for a family holiday....

The Sun Beach Apartments offer comfortable accommodation and is just a few metres from sandy beach at Santa Ponsa. ## Please note that groups of more than nine adults or stag/hen parties are not allo...

Ola Bouganvillia Aparthotel welcomes couples and families to it's studios and apartments. It has outdoor pools and seasonal entertainment for all adults, children and teenagers. The complex is central...

The Bahia del Sol Hotel is situated in Santa Ponsa Bay and offers a wide variety of services to make every guests stay a memorable one....

The whole family will be kept entertained with the varied entertainment programme available at the hotel....

Only a short distance from Santa Ponsa’s sandy beach, the Holiday Centre is a family orientated complex filled with fun activities for everyone....

Globales Playa Santa Ponsa is part of the same trio along with the Pionero/Santa Ponsa Park and is similarly located just 100m from the beach and 2km from a golf course....

With excellent facilities and comfortable accommodation, this hotel is set in a central location with lots of local amenities nearby; an ideal choice for a relaxing and fun filled holiday. This hot...

Located just a stone’s throw away from the beach and local amenities, the Pierre & Vacances Mallorca Portofino are a great choice for those looking to enjoy a budget-friendly beach break in the sun....

Offering stunning sea views and a central location, the TRH Jardin del Mar is a great choice for holidaymakers of all backgrounds in need of a Majorcan beach break. ...

A bright and modern complex located just 300m from the beach. This lively hotel offers comfortable accommodation, a fitness suite and regular pool parties....

Guests at this attractive Mediterranean style accommodation are offered a relaxed atmosphere, with a peaceful setting....

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The beach

The main beach in the resort is called the Santa Ponsa Beach; it's a long stretch of white sand, with clear blue waters and is backed by pine trees providing much needed shade from the scorching sun. There are plenty of facilities on the beach with sun-loungers and parasols available to hire, beach bars, a children's play-area, and a good variety of watersports. A choice of snack bars and restaurants can be found along the beach promenade.

Pellicer Beach, also known as Little Beach, is situated in a small cove between the main beach and the marina. This tiny stretch of sand is just 35-metres in length with few facilities available.

Monte de Oro beach is found on the north side of the resort, this is a pebbly beach just 45 metres in length with little in the way of facilities, the nearest shops and restaurants can be found in the Santa Ponsa town square 100-metres away.

Castellot Beach also known as Cala Blanca beach is found in a small cove by the Costa de la Calma area, it's a very small strip of sand and pebbles, and there are no facilities.

Things to do

Along with great beaches Santa Ponsa makes a great base for those who enjoy sporting activities, there are three golf courses next to the resort of Santa Ponsa which form part of the Santa Ponsa Country Club. Just one of the courses is open to the public with courses two and three reserved for members only.

Thrill seekers of all ages can enjoy the zip-wires and treetop rope bridges of the Jungle Parc; it features several courses of varying levels, including one for children (over 4 years).

Out and about

Ramon de Montcada is the liveliest area and the main strip of the resort which leads into the square. Here there is a wide selection of bars, cafes and restaurants many with live entertainment suitable for the whole family. Though not as lively as Magaluf the resort does still offer a variety of pubs, music bars and discos.

As for shopping within Santa Ponsa the resort offers a mixture of shops, boutiques and markets, while the close proximity to the capital city of Palma easily accessible by local bus service provides a wider choice and designer stores.

Nearby attractions

A very popular evening attraction is the Pirates Adventure (Els Pirates), which is based just outside of Magaluf (approx 6km 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.

Magaluf is also home to some great attractions, such as the Western Waterpark which is full of thrilling water-slides and fun pools for all ages to enjoy, Go-Karting and the Katmandu Fun-House. Neighbouring Palma Nova boasts a unique crazy golf course the 'Golf Fantasia' it features three fun 18-hole courses.

The Marineland which is located in the nearby resort of Portal Nous around 8km away is a popular attraction for families with young children, the park features an aquarium with rays and sharks, and the shows includes performing sea lions, parrots and dolphins.

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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