We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
All photos (1,145)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good37%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“nice beach”(26 reviews)
“mega park”(6 reviews)
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
El Arenal, Playa de Palma Mallorca, 07600 Palma de Mallorca, Majorca, Spain
+34 634 31 18 99
Reviews (1,706)
Filter reviews
334 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsnice beachmega parklong sandy beachcleaned every daylucky lucky mengerman touristssouvenir shopsblue watercan pastillaout of seasonsea frontnice walkpromenadesunglasseswatchesmagalufthousands
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 334 reviews
Reviewed today via mobile

We were staying at a hotel around 20 minutes away. They offered a free bus service to here. We went with our eight year old who was excited to go to the beach. Getting off the coach first thing we noticed was the smell. Then...More

Thank Belle00
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It really nice view , its romantic and its perfect for getting some tan and walk with friends or partner for ling conversation or cycling by the sea .

Thank Geni4ka
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Beautiful beach with lovely clear sea and restaurants/ bars so close but we couldn’t relax because every 10 seconds someone was trying to sell us something it was like a relay of pushy sales and shouting (I felt like I was in a market rather...More

Thank Jadebeatty
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It is beautiful place especially white sand beaches are amazing.it have Lot of fun bars restaurants all are amazing. People are so much helpful and loving . Perfect place for holidays.

Thank Inte F
Reviewed 1 week ago

We hired some electric scooters and rode up and down the promenade. The area has a lot of tacky shops and some really nice restaurants.

Thank Dean79
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The area was full of groups of Germans (some brits) who most of them drank from early morning to late evenings. The area wasn’t very suited for families. However it was close to the airport and Palma city centre. We won’t return to this area...More

2  Thank Maria V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the best beaches I've ever been too. The beach was cleaned every day and very laid back and safe.

1  Thank sailorann
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hi el Arenal is geared around groups of young Germans who we never had a problem with but the place it’s self I wouldn’t go back as an English tourist it’s a shame as it could be a lot nicer then it is lovely beach...More

Thank Shirleymanzy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Even though this area is definitely not my cup of tea, I could not rate this area with one star rating, as I knew beforehand what this particular strip off beach in Mallorca is synonymous for. We went for a couple of hours, out of...More

Thank Yugeshree
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Never visit this area if you not intresting to see hundreds of drunk germans. No many nice hotels or restaurants either. Stay away!

Thank sadhana p
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
italiabella j
June 24, 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Sandra B | Reviewed this property |
not sure about a young german party beach we never went out at night but we never had any noise or disturbance where we were, restaurants and tapas bars all do Spanish food.
Ann L
June 21, 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from SunnyJim_9 | Reviewed this property |
The area has lots of hotels cafes and bars and park areas It is a short bus ride in to Palma or you can walk for miles along the promenade and through the nature reserve A lot of people hire bikes. Depends on what you are... More
February 26, 2018|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from littlemoosqueak | Reviewed this property |
If you mean the little bus train along the front then no but there are 2 buses. One direct and one which goes round the houses. Both very cheap and both very regular. You can also hire a bike from the front (push or... More