Destination guide

Delight in the beachside landscape of Mallorca Island

Enjoy the cathedral and other features of Mallorca Island. This romantic city is known for its beaches, restaurants and shopping. Cathedral of Santa Maria of Palma and Es Trenc Beach are just a couple of the must-sees. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Mallorca Island

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Mallorca Island a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Zoologico Natura Parc (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Golf Son Gual (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Golf Park Puntiro (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Bodega José L. Ferrer (8.7 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Bodega Ribas (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Vinyes I Bodegues Miquel Oliver (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Mallorca Island

If you're planning a vacation around warm-weather activities, July, August, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 87°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Mallorca Island

Travelers enjoy Mallorca Island for its island views and seaside. Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Mallorca Island is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Es Trenc Beach (16.8 mi / 27.1 km)
  • Puig Mayor (18.3 mi / 29.4 km)
  • El Arenal Beach (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Cala Estancia (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Caló de son Caios (13.1 mi / 21 km)
  • Cala Mosques (13.1 mi / 21 km)

Transportation options to and around Mallorca Island

The nearest airport is in Palma de Mallorca (PMI), located 11.7 mi (18.9 km) from the city center.

If you prefer to travel by train, Sineu St Joan Station, Sineu Station and Inca Enllac Station are the main stations in the area. You can see more of Mallorca Island by catching a ride on the metro at Son Castello Station, Son Fuster Vell Station or Gran Via Asima Station.

Where to stay around Mallorca?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 14,708 holiday lettings near Mallorca. From 5,895 Villas to 4,695 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Mallorca is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Mallorca?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Mallorca. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Cala Bona: 1,551 holiday homes
  • Real Cartuja de Valldemossa: 3,637 holiday homes
  • Felanitx: 3,807 holiday homes
  • Muro: 7,666 holiday homes
  • Sencelles: 3,352 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Mallorca! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Mallorca?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Mallorca with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Cala Bona: 1,551 holiday lettings
  • Felanitx: 3,807 holiday lettings
  • Muro: 7,666 holiday lettings
  • Sencelles: 3,352 holiday lettings
  • Cala Pi: 868 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Mallorca?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Mallorca. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Real Cartuja de Valldemossa: 3,637 holiday rentals
  • Lluc Monastery: 8,601 holiday rentals
  • San Carlos Castle: 3,291 holiday rentals
  • Santuari del Puig de Maria: 8,333 holiday rentals
  • Parròquia de la Mare de Déu dels Dolors de Manacor: 7,859 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Mallorca listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

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