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Stayed in a villa looking over the ocean, it was Beautiful but the steps down to the beach were a... read more

Reviewed March 6, 2019
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One of the best on the Island

Beautiful clean beach - shallow water for a long way out Plenty of facilities including lifeguards... read more

Reviewed October 30, 2018
Newcastle, United Kingdom
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Reviewed March 6, 2019 via mobile

Stayed in a villa looking over the ocean, it was Beautiful but the steps down to the beach were a nightmare in the heat. The local supermarkets are great and will deliver your shopping which was great. We only stayed a week and it was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Neanar
Reviewed November 12, 2018 via mobile

We stayed in a Villa Plus villa which was a 15 minute walk to the beach. The beach is in a lovely cove and the water was just so clear. Our little boy loved jumping in the waves. We also saw a funnel cloud at...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 30, 2018

Beautiful clean beach - shallow water for a long way out Plenty of facilities including lifeguards, café/restaurants/toilets, children's play area, kayaks, sun loungers..... and more

Date of experience: August 2018
Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

Clean and well maintained, need a car if problems with mobility, check out the duck pond at the rear end.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Natalie L
Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic beach. To the rear is a walk if you have the energy, clearly signed . Life guards in attendance tells you as safe as it looks beware. Eat at the beach bar , tapas or whatever you fancy. It’s a must visit if in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful beach with a few bars. Clean sand and sea. Free car park. Uncommercial and beautifully old fashioned. Classic Menorca. Will be back again.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Andyblueboy
Reviewed October 16, 2018

Disappointing area around the small beach, looked quite dishevelled and in need of some updating. O.K. for a couple of hours but would not want to stay there ! Caves O.K.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Alan M
Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

Took my 4year old here where he learned how to snorkel. Excellent beach to sunbathe on ((you can hire sun loungers). The cove itself is beautiful, warm and a great place to learn to snorkel. My grandson soon picked up how to snorkel and then...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mrs Carol R
Reviewed October 3, 2018

This is a lovely soft white sand beach with a green backdrop. I would recommend it more for adults than toddlers as there is a bit of a drop at the shoreline and then it stretches quite far out still being waist high. Beautiful for...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank barbara232
Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

Walk down to beach 180 steps easier to return on pavement next to main road back to Cala’n porter town.excellant beach . Good for swimming no rocks to negotiate to get into sea sloping beach.plenty of. Places to eat.picturesqe cove.well worth a visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Response from gymmembership | Reviewed this property |
If you want to visit a beach from your own boat an absolute must is alcalfar ( the locals insert a u in the spelling it varies) have a look on google earth .fantastic location. you could eat at the hotel on the beach ,the... More
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Response from wassup i | Reviewed this property |
You can get a bus from Mahon to go to Cala en Porter Beach, it will drop you opposite the 'Playa Azul' hotel from there all you need to do to get the beach is walk down around 300 steps