Do you want to enjoy one of the best and most popular places in Mallorca? If so, you have to plan your trip with care and in every detail. Here you are a travel guide for your visit to the Island and, more expressly, for your visit to Magaluf. It will be really useful, whether or not it’s your first visit to Mallorca.
Magaluf is one of the most international Mallorca areas: it is a very lively place since dawn until very late at night, so you can enjoy a whole fun day. It is perfect for families, couples and groups of friends who want to enjoy Mallorca. It is located in Calvià, a 20-minute drive from Plaza España, in the capital city. Magaluf has been considered for years one of the most touristic and visited areas of the Island, including Spain. In any season of the year, it is plenty of travellers who come to visit this wonderful place. Whatever is the reason of your trip, whether if you are young people arriving in groups or a couple with the aim of enjoying the night, or if you just need some relax. In any case, this is the perfect place for you and in the following lines we are glad to help you, in everything we can.
During the years, this place has developed and it has become a tourist paradise in which there is much to do, much to see and, above all, a lot of fun. It has become a lifestyle for many people. Both residents and regular tourists consider Magaluf as one of the most beautiful places on the Island and they love it also because it’s really near Palma (the capital.) But don’t get confused: getting to Magaluf is much more than a simple holiday, and the city it is much more than just a tourist area. , It’s fun, it’s Mallorca.
Here’s a summary of the qualities and benefits of this magnificent place to prove it is one of the best tourist destinations to go to Spain, whatever your plan is. In Magaluf nobody gets bored. Never.
Maga beach, as many like to call it, has got a wonderful crystal clear sea and about two kilometers of white sandy beach, restaurants, bars and a lot of nightlife, especially along the coast of Calvià. Very close to that of Palma Nova, it is located in the tourist centre where you can enjoy the night at Magaluf beach and enjoy the best temperature of the coast in summer in Mallorca. Many residents and tourists come here to enjoy the location. Here you are the beach services:
- Security, SOS, Life guards.
- The famous Sa Porrassa Island, which you can reach by swimming until you get it.
- Sports facilities (beach volleyball).
- Boat excursions.
- Hammocks, umbrellas, etc.
- Bars and restaurants
Hotels in Magaluf
Calvià, and of course Magaluf, has a wide range of hotels (one of the largest in the Country and with more seasonal tourism), which in total includes more than 80 hotels distributed throughout the area. Choose your hotel according to the company you are travelling, searching in Magaluf. There is a lot to do and to see, therefore and, according to your plans, we will try to help you to choose the best options. Most young tourists stay here for the great range of hotels, events and activities you can experience.
Travelling with your family? There are several family friendly hotels. Here you are a small list of the best places to stay, family-friendly as we said. We highly recommend: Meliá Calvià Beach, El Sol House Mallorca Mixed by Ibiza Rocks, Bahia Príncipe Coral Playa, and Sol Kathmandu Park & Resort, among others. Visit the beach, go out in the street fro a stroll, go to the city centre and don’t miss a thing of the Mallorca capital. Don’t forget to stroll on the white sand of the coast and visit the most spectacular places on the Island.
Travelling with your friends? Just enjoy the authentic and stunning holiday experience in Mallorca and starts doing that since your arrival. Come and enjoy the essential of Mallorca party time. Your holiday is about to begin.
The hotels favourite by young people have been for years BH Mallorca and BCM Hotel Mallorca. Here you are a guide and a series of comments so that you can choose what you want.
It is a totally renovated hotel (until 2014 it was the former Mallorca Rocks). It has three fantastic areas to delight customers throughout day and night. If you want unlimited fun, this is your place. But pay attention, please! At 11 am, the music starts and it won’t stop until 12 o’clock in the night.
It also has a water park inside the enclosed grounds where swimming pools are located (known as Twisted WaterPark). This is the only Mallorca hotel with indoor water park for young people (+16 years old). Do you want to miss it? Don’t, because unlimited fun is guaranteed.
Do you need some relax? It also has got an Island Beach Club space. A beach club with loungers, bar, bottle service and access for all hotel guests included. So, just relax, enjoy watching shows, listen to good music, and spend some time with your friends or your partner.
And then, if this is not enough, BH Mallorca has one of the best concert halls in Magaluf: STAGE by BCM (June to August), three months to watch live concerts (two concerts a week), of TOP artists from all over the world in one of the best clubs in the world: BCM Planet Dance. These are some of the usual DJs who play at STAGE every summer: Steve Aoki, Martin Garrix, DJ Tiësto, David Guetta, and Axwell & Ingrosso, among many others. Every session is different and every year there are concerts and lots of events.
Do you think this is the perfect place for you and your friends? Wait, because there is more.
You can have an “all inclusive” from 11am to 19pm, some of the most modern dance rooms of the moment and great fun, enjoying the great Magaluf ambient.
BH Mallorca Apartments
Looking for apartments? If you like the home atmosphere and you need your space, we recommend the BH Mallorca Apartments.
Apartments (renewed in 2017) for 2 to 6 people, incredibly luxurious and perfect for the most demanding tourists. This 2017, its Mojito Beach Club will celebrate the most spectacular and luxurious events of the season. We certainly won’t miss them.
Furthermore, if you choose the “all inclusive” solution, you will be able to access to all the facilities of the BH Mallorca hotel, such as Twisted WaterPark or the bar. And if you haven’t, you can buy a “day pass” so you won’t miss anything.
And what about staying in another hotel? Can’t you go to these events? Sure you can! Just go and have a good time, because you can buy all tickets for events and concerts at the hotel BH Mallorca and concerts at the STAGE by BCM directly on our website, even if you don’t stay in one of them. Want a ticket for the BH Mallorca concert? Do you choose a “day pass” for the water park with Beach Club included? Just click here and enter the tickets window and book the days you prefer in Magaluf. We are the official ticket office and we always guarantee you the best prices. Whether you are staying at BH Mallorca or BCM Hotel Mallorca, with Superweekend your holiday is guaranteed.
BCM Mallorca Hotel
It is a hotel directly managed by the BCM nightclub, the “queen” of Mallorca night. It is worth to be seen. They completely renovated the pool complex (in 2016) where every day there is a Pool Party to entertain their guests. It consists of apartments for 1 to 6 people. Good time for sure! If you look for it in BCM, you will find it. You just have to reach the pool and bar. What do you think, are you booking?
So, you are not going with your friends or the family… is it maybe a romantic trip? Are you looking for some privacy? Of course there are romantic and charming hotels also if you’re travelling with your partner in some of the Magaluf most spectacular places. Highly recommended, if what you are looking for is calm. Here you are some of the Magaluf spa hotels to spend some wonderful moments with your partner and enjoy the best of your holiday: Me Mallorca, Gran Melia Victoria, Be Live Adults Only Marivent and many more. It is one of the most romantic places in Spain and you will certainly have a good time during your stay, especially if you add some cultural tourism in the capital of Mallorca, where there is a lot to see. If you search the Internet for spa hotels in Magaluf, certainly they will be the first two results.
Weather in Magaluf
One of the first things our customers always ask us is information about the weather. In our opinion, Magaluf weather is one of the best of all Spain. Very few travel guides specifically refer to this part of the Island, but it is important to make a distinction.
Weather in Mallorca is terrific. It has more than 300 days of sunshine a year and starting from March, there are plenty of visitors. Do you like cycling? Magaluf is one of the favourite places for many tourists of different nationalities who like to go cycling since the early hours of the morning.
Its safe roads and good weather make the Island a meeting point for thousands of fans of this sport.
Magaluf, for example, has a maximum average temperature of 20 degrees (recording maximum temperatures between 15ºC in winter and 32ºC in summer). In summer there are more than 11 hours of sunshine per day and it almost never rains. Rainfall is indeed just over 4%.
If you add to this the fact that you are in one of the most spectacular coastal areas of the Island… Enjoy the Mediterranean weather!
Total Relax in Magaluf
If you still have any doubts about traveling to the paradise Island of Mallorca… Magaluf to be precise… then maybe you need to read the following.
You surely have heard a lot about Punta Ballena. Magaluf is far more than just a road. And it is far more than Punta Ballena. It has been the main street for centuries. There are hundreds of exciting places, clubs, bars and restaurants to enjoy your moments with friends, partners or family. We can help you to see what you can do to at day and night. During the day, you can see many Mallorca families having fun, enjoying the facilities that this area offers and in the evening the young people make party. This shows that Magaluf is the ideal area to spend any dream holiday whatever your travel plan is.
Here you are a short list of places to visit and things to do if you want daily or evening program tips.
Looking for day relax?
Here is a list of things to do in Magaluf during the day.
- Katmandú Park
- Golf Katmandú
- Western WaterPark
- Wave House
- Pirates Show
- BH Mallorca (Island Beach Club + Twisted Waterpark)
- Funny beach trips
- Vuelo en Parasailing
- Banana Boat
- Speed Boat Trip
- Sunset Sails (VIP)
- and much more …
Looking for night-time relax? Nightclubs in Magaluf?
As we said before, we are very proud that Mallorca (and Magaluf in particular) has two of the best international dance clubs. And we don’t say it. The World Club Ranking says it. Mallorca nightclubs are in the TOP100 World Club rankings. Yes, they are. IN THE TOP 100 WORLD. Not in the Country or in Europe. In the whole world. BCM PLANET DANCE is at the world’s number 10 and the STAGE by BCM BH Mallorca at the world’s number 65. You can search for this information and verify yourself.
Two dance rooms and great music, but pay attention! Some clubs are not opening yet, so check the official BCM calendar here, in the BCM-Millennium section of Superweekend.com, and compare your access with just one click at the best prices. Take a look at the videos and you won’t miss anything. These nightclubs are very lively and fun.
Have you read all of our post and still have some doubt on the place where to spend your next holidays?
As you can see, you can do everything during your Magaluf holidays. Magaluf is beach, party and fun… Magaluf is many things, but the most important is a fundamental part of the Island. Go to the beach, take something at the waterfront bars, relax on the Island Beach club, go out to party and take advantage of the services that it offers. Just get what you want. We don’t want to persuade you, we just want to help you to organize your holiday in the best possible way. These are just our tips. If you keep them in mind, we guarantee you the most during your stay in Mallorca. So, experience MAGALUF now. It is the moment.
Need more help? Another main concerning is of course about transport. We give you some information about transport to Magaluf and a map of the area that will help you to move safely on the Island.
Transport in Mallorca is very simple. There is a lot of information and, if you have any doubt, at any hotel you are stating, they will always help you with the best service to make you feel at ease. In conclusion, we suggest you take a moment to read this little guide that we believe can help you furthermore.
How to get from the airport to Magaluf? It’s very simple. At the airport, you can take the Aerotip line. Get the A11 line that will take you from the airport to Magaluf in about 30 minutes.
As soon as you arrive in Magaluf, you can reach the above-mentioned places on foot or by bicycle. There are many bike rentals, don’t worry. Moving around is very easy and all the staff in the area will be happy to help you and give you directions.
On the other hand, if what you want is a cultural visit to the capital of Mallorca, the most complete and appropriate line, if you want to move from Magaluf to Palma centre, is the TIB line (Transport de les Illes Baleares) number 106. Line Magaluf-Palma. Just for your help, TIB buses are red and yellow.
Once in downtown Palma, the best way to move is EMT (Empresa Municipal de Transporte) buses. The buses are blue and white and there are about 30 lines that reach the entire centre of the capital city and of the districts belonging to Palma. It is the best way to move around the capital city.
In Palma, we recommend visiting the Cathedral of Mallorca and the famous Parque del Mar and the Paseo Marítimo. You cannot miss the ancient Castel de Bellver of the XIV century on the Serra de Tramuntana plain. It is an authentic architectural and historical wonder. We also recommend strolling along the ancient streets of the historic centre of Palma, such as Carrer de Sant Miquel, Carrer dels Oms, Carrer Sindicat, Plaza España, Plaza Mayor and many more. And of course if you want to go shopping, the best place to go is Jaime III, with celebrated fashion boutiques. Just walk along this fantastic avendida, along the Borne and Ramblas. C’mon, let’ go for a walking!
Don’t forget: to reach Magaluf form the airport, you must take the Aerotib A11 line, still at airport. There are indications. To go from Magaluf to Palma and from Palma to Magaluf you have to take the TIB line number 106 (red buses) and to move within the capital city and all boroughs, you have to take EMT buses, any of its 30 Lines, depending on where you are going of course (blue buses).
You can get a map of the EMT lines and the location of the TIB line number 106 in the official Balearic transport website or at your hotel, where they will be happy to provide you with all the information you may need. Then you will tell us whether it was easy or not!