Located in the south-west of Majorca, the largest island in the Balearics, Santa Ponsa is blessed with clear, calm water with beaches and villas tucked into the lush green hillside. With a pretty bay of sparkling water and year round warm weather, it’s no wonder Majorca is one of the most popular destinations in the world. Santa Ponsa holidays in particular provide some of the greatest sights and experiences on the island.
For a little more seclusion on your holiday to Santa Ponsa, stay in the area of El Toro, found only a short distance from the marina. From here you can enjoy views overlooking the boats in the port that bob upon the glittering Balearic Sea.
With 300 days of sunshine a year, Santa Ponsa is ideal for those seeking the warm temperatures. If you’re looking for a slice of winter sun, the later months are the time to visit. The popular months of June however see throngs of visitors looking to make the most of the glorious sunshine and temperatures.
Well established as a beach destination, Santa Ponsa holidays are perfect for the active traveller, as well as those seeking a bit of rest and relaxation. Embark on a thrilling tour of the island’s water sports or relax with a book in the shade of a parasol; you are free to enjoy Santa Ponsa anyway you wish.
For more inspiration on things to do in Santa Ponsa, check out our guide.
If you’re an active couple looking for a holiday with a high-octane level of entertainment and activity then you will find what you’re looking for in Santa Ponsa.
Boasting an abundance of great bars and restaurants, whether it’s a romantic retreat you’re after or a chance to make some new friends you’ll find it in this lively destination.
You’ll find an array of dining options in Santa Ponsa. From good old fashioned home cooking to highbrow modern tapas and of course unbeatable seafood.
The Pepper pot serves up genuine Spanish fare in a relaxed atmosphere and is a favourite for authentic Mallorca flavour.
If you fancy a trip out of the resort head to Palma for a taste of history and culture as well as restaurants and bars with a more cosmopolitan feel.
You’ll also find great shopping in Palma, so hit the chic stores and trendy market stalls to hunt out that perfect souvenir.
A top choice for couples on holiday to Santa Ponsa is the Jutlandia Apartments. Located in a quiet but central location it is perfect for relaxing, and for venturing into busy Santa Ponsa.
The hotel also boasts a luxurious garden, complete with palm trees and large swimming pool to refresh.
Santa Ponsa has much to boast about! The exciting resort on the south west coast of Majorca is a great destination for any family looking for an entertaining holiday, with something to satisfy all ages and tastes.
Just a short transfer form the airport the resort also has much to offer older children and teens.
Active and adventurous family members will enjoy a day trip or two to the water park and go-karting track, whilst the marine park and pirate show may entertain less energetic travellers.
Two fiestas attract visitors to the resort year upon year. The Rocio in June and The Rey en Jaume Fiesta every September which boats parades and fireworks displays, while live music fills the air and market stalls spill out onto the streets.
Perfect for families, the beach of Santa Ponsa, is well kept and child friendly.
The calm shallow waters are great for swimming and paddling while the white sands are ideal for simply relaxing in the sun and topping up that tan.
Top for family holidays is the amazing Pirates Village Resort. New for 2014 the pirates themed hotel promises fun in the sun, and plenty of pirate based entertainment.
Whilst boasting a lively nightlife of its own, with plenty of bars clubs and restaurants, Santa Ponsa is also in close proximity to the famous resort of Magaluf.
So if you’re craving a wild night of dancing then head here for a great mix of nightlife.
What better way to spend the day on holiday to Santo Ponsa than relaxing on the sun bathed beach recovering from the night before or getting a hit of adrenaline with the many water sports on offer.
Alternatively the resort also boasts three golf courses and a thrilling water park.
Whether you’re after some cheesy pop, live music or a relaxing drink you’ll find the perfect venue in Santa Ponsa.
Head to Bettys’ music and sports bar for karaoke any night of the week or sit out in the open-air on the terrace at Diva with a cocktail in hand for a sophisticated night out.
Perfect for great group holidays are the many beachfront hotels, complete with dinning and bar facilities as well as swimming pools and even shuttle busses into Magaluf.
For real comfort on your group holiday to Santa Ponsa try the Pionero Hotel.
First established in 1977 Mrs Murphy’s Kitchen has outlasted many a competitor, and for good reason.
Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner this family restaurant serves a blend of traditional Spanish and western favourites, at great prices.
An un-missable attraction in Santa Ponsa for anyone looking for a bit of thrill is the Western Water Park.
Great for adults as well as kids you’ll find thrilling slides, swimming pools and relaxing Jacuzzis as well as falconry, diving and cancan shows all set against a wild west themed backdrop.
For the ultimate wild night out, head to the Caramba Night Club. Open every night during the summer season the club boasts live music and great DJs and is easily the best night out in Santa Ponsa.
Santa Ponsa beach comes complete with soft white sands, calm shallow waters and several beachfront cafes and restaurants.
The beach rarely gets overcrowded and is family friendly with water sports on hand for anyone looking for an adrenaline rush.