Cala Santanyí is the perfect escape for a romantic and scenic holiday that combines beach and mountains

Find out why Cala Santanyí is your perfect romantic holiday destination in the southeastern area

Cala Santanyí local guide

Cala Santanyí is located right on the steep slopes of the rocky coastal side, in the south-eastern part of Majorca.

Cala Santanyí is somewhat isolated, and makes a great base for holidaymakers looking for a more quiet place to enjoy.

The area that encloses Cala Santanyí offers a range of outdoor activities.

Accommodation & hotel offers in Cala Santanyí

Cala Santanyí has one big attraction when it comes to accommodation, the views! As earlier said, the town is located right on the steep rocky hillside leading directly to the sea. This gives just about every building, an amazing view over the area. With the tranquil atmosphere here in this little outlandish cove, it’s like being in a movie.

You should find accommodation, suitable for all desires in Cala Santanyí. A small selection of hotels in Cala Santanyí, offers great services, leaving nothing to randomness. The price level is above average here, but again, the standard is Proportionally fair.

Attractions & sights to see near Cala Santanyí

Cala Santanyí doesn’t have any attractions to offer you. The closest you get to an attraction here, is the amazing rocky formation of “es Pontas”, standing in the water outside neighbouring village of Cala Llombards. This rock has been formed by the water, and looks like a gate or bridge, quite fascinating.

Restaurants in Cala Santanyí

It might be a bit exaggerated to say that Cala Santanyí has its own food culture. However, the typical menu card down here, offers a great variety of international dishes, combined with traditional Majorcan and Mediterranean cuisine. Especially dishes with fish and shellfish, are particular delicious down here.

You will find just a handful of restaurants and eateries in Cala Santanyí, but most hotels in the area offers a la carte menus. The price level in Cala Santanyí, is somewhat average, maybe a bit higher.

The area around Cala Santanyí, is perfect for any nature enthusiast. The entire coastal line going around the south-eastern tip of Majorca, is well-known and loved by hikers, cyclists, divers and even climbers. Not far from Cala Santanyí, you will find the nature reserve of Parc Natural de Mondragó, a paradise-looking reserve, home to more than 2700 species of flowers, animals and vegetation. The park has two lovely beaches, both with silky soft white sand, and crystal clear waters to enjoy. Inside the park, you will find walking routes that takes you on a tour around the park through natural paths in the rocks, to see all the beauty this place is known for, and why it is a protected area.

A couple of local convenience stores, and supermarkets is what you will find in Cala Santanyí. If you are looking for more shopping options, you should go to the main town, Santanyí where a more vibrant shopping life is to be found. Santanyí is also home to a lot of art galleries, and the main square of the town is very atmospheric, with a lot of nice cafes.

There is no market in Cala Santanyí. On Wednesdays and Saturdays, there is a big market in Santanyí.

Cala Santanyí is located in a picturesque small cove in the southeast corner of Mallorca, close to Cala Llombards and Cala Figuera.

Infographic showing municipalities in the Migjorn region in Mallorca

The Migjorn region

Migjorn covers the south and sounth-eastern areas of Mallorca. Migjorn offers some of the most beautiful beaches of the island, both golden and white sandy beaches are to be found in the many coves around the coastlines. With exception of Cala d'Or, the Migjorn region mainly attracts an adult audience looking for tranquil surroundings close to nature and the local soul of the areas.

Cala Figuera is a popular destination for day visits and holidays in the Migjorn region in Mallorca
Cala Figuera
Cala des Moro beach in Cala Llombards a destination in the Migjorn region in Mallorca
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Colónia de Sant Jordi
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Portocolom
portopetro in the Migjorn region of Mallorca is a tranquil holiday destination by the water
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