Cala MIllor, Mallorca, Things to do and see and hotels
Cala Millor is the largest tourist destination on Mallorca’s east coast. Cala Millor, consists of tall hotels bordering the long white sandy beach.
Cala Millor a wide range of shops, restaurants, and nightlife is far more lively than other areas on the east coast.
The name translates to ‘Better Cove’, a name is deserves to the fullest. The almost 2 km broad beach line of silky soft white sand and crystal clear turquoise water makes it a perfect holiday destination for all ages looking for a good time.
Things to do and see in the Cala Millor area
Cruise the coast
Enjoy a day of fresh sea breezes under the Mediterranean sun as you cruise the coastlines of Mallorca’s Llevant region. You can look forward to discovering picturesque hidden coves and lagoons where you can jump in the crystal clear water for a swim. From Cala Millor you can jump onboard one of the catamaran boats departing from the piers next to the beach.
Get your inner adrenaline junkie satisfied and feel the rush as you step on the pedal and feel the power kick in at the local karting track in Cala Millor.
There is nothing like the feeling and freedom of riding a horse, especially when you are in one of the most beautiful places in the world. Explore the beautiful coastline, the charming countryside or the green pastures in the hills behind Cala Millor, it’s you and the horse on adventure.
Renting a bicycle in Cala Millor opens up to a world of opportunities. Go explore the hundreds of kilometers of asphalted roads, push your legs to the limit ascending the hairpin turns of the mountains and feel the clean fresh air as you pedal ahead. Bicycling is one of the most popular leisure activities in Mallorca, there are so many options, so many challenges and so much fun to be had.
A great way to get familiar with Cala Millor and the surrounding areas is by rising the mini train departing from several places in the town. There are two train routes passing through Cala Millor, one going to Cala Bona and then the picturesque area of Costa del Pins, the other between the hotels and beach in the town.
Inflatable castles, karts, trampolines, slides and much awaits at the Fantasy Park fairground in the heart of Cala Millor. There is a bar and terrace so you can relax and enjoy a refreshment while the youngsters are having the time of their lives playing.
From Cala Millor, you are just a short ride from four of the greatest golf courses on the island; Pula Golf, Golf Capdepera, Canyamel Golf and Son Servera Golf Club. Go challenge your handicap on one of these excellent 18-hole courses set in the most beautiful surroundings.
CASTELL DE SA PUNTA DE N’AMER
Undoubtedly the most important point of interest you can find in Cala Millor is the old fortress situated at the top of the Punta de n’Amer headland and nature reserve. The fortress was built as a result of the many pirate raids happening in the 16th and 17th century, however, it was also used during the Spanish Civil War. Castell de sa Punta de n’Amer offers an interesting exhibition of weapons, a cafeteria, as well as an amazing view from over the bay.
CUEVAS DE ÁRTÀ
One of the great tourist attractions close to Cala Bona, is the Cuevas de Ártà, or simply, the Caves of Ártà. Come discover the fascinating world of stalagmites and stalactites illuminated by colorful light creating a cabinet of mysterious silhouettes. This attraction is for both young and adults to enjoy, so don’t turn it down.
One of the most iconic points of interest in the area is found in the village of Son Servera, a short drive from Cala Millor. The church was designed by Joan Rubió, business partner of Antoni Gaudí, whom also took part in projects at the La Seu cathedral, as well as designed the beautiful church and bank of Sóller. The church was never finished and stands as a landmark of the area used for various events and ceremonies, a very beautiful and unique attraction.
What are the best hotels in Cala Millor?
Hipotels Flamenco ****
Hotel Flamenco is located just behind the long wide sandy beach of Cala Millor, close to everything and yet an oasis of peace and quiet. The hotel offers a family-friendly setting for a relaxing sun holiday, with quiet clean rooms, good beds and lots of lovely facilities and activities to complete your stay in Cala Millor.
Hotel Marins Playa Suites – Adults Only ****
Enjoy a romantic stay in Cala Millor at this wonderful modern adults only hotel right on the waterfront. The hotel enjoys one of the best locations in Cala Millor, just a few minutes walk to the beach as well as the shops and restaurants of the city. The hotel offers a relaxed and calm atmosphere, ideal for couples who just want to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life and enjoy life under the Mediterranean sun. The rooms in the hotel are large and bright, well decorated and have a large nice balcony for them, where the view of the water can be taken while the soul finds peace.
Mercedes Aparthotel ****
This beautiful apartment hotel is ideal for families who want to enjoy a wonderful sun holiday in Mallorca, where all you need to think about is total relaxation. The apartments at the hotel are spacious, have good beds and are well-appointed for a family, in addition you can look forward to the uniquely good view from the apartment’s balcony over the whole of Cala Millor and the bay.
Beach of Cala Millor
Enjoy almost 2 kilometers of soft white sandy beach with plenty of space for both relaxation and activities. The beach is by far one of the better on the east coast of Mallorca, namely because of its spaciousness.
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Annual events and happenings
During the last week of September, Son Servera and Sant Llorenç de Cardarssar joins up and arranges one of the most extensive festivals of the year, the Tourism Festival. All over the areas of Son Servera, Sant Llorenç des Cardarssar, Cala Bona and Cala Millor, you can look forward to a full stacked program of fun, cultural and tasteful activities. On the tapas routes, you can get unique and delicious tapas and pinxos for almost no money, along with free tapas tastings in some of the hotels and bars. There will be a series of fun sports competitions and games, such as a beach volley tournament or the traditional Catalan Human Tower competition. There is also opportunity to meet some of Mallorca’s most beloved traditions such as the dancing giants and firework shows. Exhibitions and extended markets, workshops, open house events in the Pula Golf and other leisure businesses and of course a lot of concerts to set the mood. It is an entire week of just fun and good times, and a really good time to be visiting!
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Tel. 971 562556 / 971 586969
April – May: Monday to Saturday from 9 am to 5 pm. Sundays from 9 am to 1 pm.
June – September: Monday to Saturday from 9 am to 4 pm and from 7 pm to 9:30 pm. Sundays from 9 am to 1 pm
October: Monday to Saturday from 9 am to 5 pm. Sundays from 9 am to 1 pm.
November – March: Monday to Saturday from 9 am to 1 pm. Sundays closed.
Tel. +34 971 585 864
Avinguda Badia de Llevant, 2
April – October: Monday to Friday from 9 am to 4 pm. Saturday from 9 am to 2 pm. Sunday from 9 am to 1 pm.
November – March: Monday to Saturday from 9 am to 1 pm. Sunday closed.
Tel. +34 971 585 409
Bus line 200
Estellencs – Palma:
- Ctra. Esporles-Banyalbufar
- ses Rogetes
- Hospital Son Espases
There are three bus stops in the town, below you can find all of them.
Planicia (7014) Get directions
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Miramar (7015) Get directions