Staying in the Menorca resort of Son Bou allows you to sample the best of both worlds. Whether you like to relax on the beach or unleash your inner explorer with an exciting excursion, there's definitely something to suit everyone on a holiday to Son Bou!
The stunning Mediterranean climate makes Menorca the ideal holiday destination for sun worshippers. With summer temperatures reaching up to a delightful 29°C, you'll certainly want to make sure you head to the beach - just don't forget to take your sunscreen with you!
Kick off your shoes and walk on the glorious sandy beach of Son Bou, from which the resort takes its name, before dipping your toes into the turquoise waters. The beach is surrounded by the volcanic landscape the Balearic Islands are famous for, making it a memorable trip for any budding geologists!
If you fancy an adventure on the beach, there are a fantastic range of beach watersports available, as well as golf and jet ski hire. Why not slip on some scuba diving gear and learn scuba diving for an fun afternoon?
Keen to try something different on your Son Bou holiday? Discover the unspoilt dunes and pretty countryside that Son Bou has to offer. You can also experience a thrilling boat trip along the south and west coast. Make sure you bring your camera with you to capture some magical moments along this stunning coastline.
For a day of fun for the entire family, the lively resort of Ciutadella is less than an hour away, meaning you can make a day of it and visit the Aqua Centre waterpark. The giant slides and water tunnels are sure to be a hit with kids and 'big kids' of all ages!
Embrace the lively nightlife in Son Bou with a visit to some of the region's best evening hot spots. Pick and choose from the bustling bars and treat yourself to a cocktail, or dance the night away in one of the fabulous discos. Alternatively, if you prefer a quiet evening, visit the delightful restaurants and enjoy the range of cuisine on offer, including British, Chinese or Italian dishes. For something a little more traditional, stop by one of the outdoor terraced restaurants for a delicious meal of tapas and a refreshing glass of sangria or beer. is less than an hour away, meaning you can make a day of it and visit the Aqua Centre waterpark. The giant slides and water tunnels are sure to be a hit with kids and 'big kids' of all ages!
If you like the sound of a laid-back holiday to Son Bou, call Hays Travel today and trust us to book a exciting getaway to Menorca for you. We have over 37 years of experience in booking memorable holidays to Spain and the Balearic Islands, and we have been voted the UK's Best High Street Travel Agent - so you can guarantee your holiday is in safe hands with us!
Things To Do
If you can tear yourself away from the beautiful beach and all those watersports, there are some interesting sights to see on Son Bou holidays. As well as the usual souvenir shops, you'll find some stunning countryside on the outskirts of town, including sand dunes and a bird reserve, plus an ancient fortified village. If you want to explore the calm, clear waters that lap the shoreline, take a boat trip or even learn to scuba dive. On dry land, there are an array of exciting day trips just waiting to be taken, including historical and shopping trips, a water park and zoological gardens. Theres a golf course approximately 20 minutes drive away from the resort and you can also go horse riding along the beach. There are plenty of lively bars and a disco in Son Bou, but the resort tends to attract couples and families more than groups of revellers. Some cocktail bars even have a juice menu for the little ones. Many hotels lay on their own entertainment, which is usually geared towards families.
Food & Drink
Many hotels in Son Bou have their own onsite restaurants, but you'll find a host of eateries in the resort itself. Pull up a chair on one of the outdoor terraces and tuck into treats from Italy, China, Britain and of course, Spain.