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Beautiful Beach but needs cleaning .....

This beach is one of the Islands best but sadly the rubbish of bottles , picnics & debris needs to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
paulsF1068UB
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Cala'n Porter, Spain
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Long stretch of golden sands

Visited in early May, so no sun beds available, which was a pity. Very long beach and Ses Garces... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
TessaPolis
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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This beach is long and looks lovely but not great for swimming. It would be perfect for families with small children as there is a large shallow area . To swim you have to wade through this and cross over a band of rocks to...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This beach is one of the Islands best but sadly the rubbish of bottles , picnics & debris needs to be addressed as it leaves an unsightly first impression. Not sure if the bins get emptied often as these were full !! The further you...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited in early May, so no sun beds available, which was a pity. Very long beach and Ses Garces was able to sell us ice creams. They also have toilets available. Could not see any public ones open. There is a huge uneven free car...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hired a car and took a trip to Son Bou, what a beautiful beach, lovely sand clear clean sea and perfect for families with kids. The beach is lifeguard protected and appears very safe.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Son Bou during our stay in Menorca and took a stroll down to the beach. The beach was clean and looked ideal for families with children as there were also life guards on duty even though it was still early May. There were...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

Lovely big beach, sun beds and shade €15 before 1300 , couple of nice bar restaurant s , easy parking. Shallow shelving beach , lifeguards on site so safe bathing.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

Nice afternoon. Would be a "no go" in August. A pretty poor beach compared to others visited this trip. Uninspiring but okay as its fairly big compared to a lot of beaches on Menorca.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 24, 2018

This was ok i suppose not what i expected, different to the picture, and more winding roads to go down

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

Stunning beach surrounded by fabulous scenery, lovely boardwalk and nature reserve, with lots of lovely beach bars and glorious sunsets !

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 21, 2018

One of the longest beaches on the island !very soft sand , beautiful clear water and very safe for swimming , life guards patrolling the whole beach , a number of beach side cafes for drinks etc . Sunbeds and umbrellas available for €15 a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Lazybean
August 12, 2017|
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Response from Ian264 | Reviewed this property |
We were in walking distance of the beach so never had to use the parking facilities. The beach was very popular and the car park always seemed very busy so I'd suggest it'd be an early (ish)start to guarantee a parking spot... More
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835sophiet
July 26, 2017|
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Response from Mahipera | Reviewed this property |
I went by car myself, but from what I can see on the Internet it should be ok. You should be able to take a bus up to Alaior, and then an other from there down to Son Bou. The route might look complicated on a map, but a lot... More
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April 15, 2017|
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Response from nimrod8 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, Wind Surfing, canoes and pedalos available on main beach area nearer Son Bou resort
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