Nestled in Majorca's south west coastline is the magnificent resort of Santa Ponsa. With an award-winning Blue Flag beach and a thriving nightlife, there's certainly plenty for you to do on your holiday to Santa Ponsa. Summers in Santa Ponsa are very warm, with temperatures typically reaching a delightful 30°C, so it's the perfect destination for sun worshippers! If you're looking to escape a cold British winter, you'll be thrilled to know that winters in Santa Ponsa are extremely pleasant with mild temperatures of 12-15°C. All that's left for you to do is pack your suitcase and set off in search of Spanish paradise!
The award-winning Santa Ponsa Beach is a haven for anyone looking to relax and unwind. After all, what's not to love about laying back on the sparkling white sand with a view of the turquoise waters? Should you fancy a break from topping up your tan, you can get active with the range of beach watersports such as windsurfing, or hire jet skis for a thrilling adventure. There are also three golf courses in Santa Ponsa if you want to perfect your putting.
If you really want to make a day of it, go hiking or hire mountain bikes to discover the beautiful countryside Santa Ponsa has to offer. For family-friendly activities, you can go to Jungle Parc and have 'roaring' fun on the zip lines and swings. It's less than five minutes' drive from the centre of Santa Ponsa, so it's easy for families to get to. The Western Water Park in Magaluf is less than 15 minutes away, which is a must-visit for waterpark fans on holidays to Santa Ponsa - cool off in the swimming pools or brave the impressive water slides!
Santa Ponsa really comes alive at night, and the bustling bars and clubs guarantee an unforgettable evening. Although Santa Ponsa is a little quieter than other resorts in Majorca such as Magaluf and Palma Nova, you'll still have plenty of opportunity to let your hair down on your Balearic holiday. Disco Inferno, Fama and Kitty O'Sheas are three of the biggest clubs in Santa Ponsa to check out if you want to dance the night away in style! For a great night out, you can also enjoy live music on The Square. Or, if you prefer a quieter night tucking into your favourite foods, you'll be delighted with the fantastic selection of restaurants which serve Chinese, Italian and Indian cuisine. Why not enjoy a refreshing glass of two of sangria or beer to make the evening complete!
If you really want to embrace the local culture, September is an ideal time of year to visit Santa Ponsa. The Fiesta Rey en Jaume is Majorca's largest fiesta that celebrates Santa Ponsa's medieval heritage - from the street parades to the knights in shining armour and a battle re-enactment, it's a great opportunity for a unique holiday experience. During the festivities, the evenings finish with lively beach parties and fireworks displays.
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Things To Do
There's always plenty to do on holiday in Santa Ponsa! Sunbathe and swim on a choice of two beaches or try your hand at watersports, from pedalos and jetskiing to windsurfing and boating. Explore the nearby countryside on foot or mountain bike. The children will enjoy a day at the Jungle Parc with its ropes, swings and zip wires. For a splashing time, the Western Water Park, just outside Magalluf, is only a 5 minute taxi ride away. There are three golf courses around the resort to enjoy a round. The weekly market at Andratx on a Wednesday morning is a favourite with shoppers. Santa Ponsa has a great choice of nightlife to enjoy when the sun goes down. You'll find a good assortment of bars, especially Irish bars, and there's also a handful of nightclubs and discos to keep you entertained to the early hours. The Square on the north side of the resort is surrounded by pubs and restaurants and offers live music and shows most nights during the summer months.
Food & Drink
There are an abundance of restaurants to choose from on holiday in Santa Ponsa. Whether you're looking for paella, pizza or kebab, you're sure to find a restaurant to tempt your taste buds in Santa Ponsa. There's even a McDonald's and Burger King for that fast food fix and also Chinese, Indian and Italian eateries too. Sangria, local wines and beers make the perfect accompaniment to you meal.