Excursions, environment, beaches and recreation
The Ponent Mar hotel boasts a prime location on the island, ideal for a holiday in Majorca. It is located by the sea, on a balcony overlooking the Mediterranean and with magnificent views of the Bay of Palma de Mallorca. Soak up the sea breeze and enjoy the sensations of the Mediterranean at first hand.
It is a very quiet area, right on the border of Son Caliu and Palmanova. Visit the island... visit Mallorca!
Mallorca is much more than just beaches, but that doesn't mean you should skip them - on the contrary! Visiting the beaches of Mallorca is a must for your holiday. You can''t leave without visiting some of the best beaches on the island, because you have to make the most of your time here in paradise!
Don't miss out on walking along the fine white sand of Mallorca's heavenly beaches, watching the sunset in a secluded cove or spending a fun day cooling off in the Mediterranean.
In the heart of the bay of Palma, Puerto Portals leads out to the sea and is the most prestigious nautical and leisure complex on the island and in the Mediterranean.
Located just 3km from the Apartotel Ponent Mar, Puerto Portals has become a symbol of quality. Puerto Portals has 639 moorings ranging from 8 to 60 metres in length and a commercial area with a wide variety of quality complementary services: restaurants, bars, fashion boutiques, sailing companies, watchmakers, perfumeries and real estate agencies, among other services.
The distance to Palma, the capital of Mallorca, is about 12 km, which means that you can visit the centre in less than 10 minutes and easily accessible by public transport.
A must-see, the Cathedral stands majestically over the beautiful bay of Palma. Of particular interest is its chapel, recently painted by the world-famous local artist Miquel Barceló. As a bonus, there is nothing better than wandering through the shady streets of the old town and discovering the architectural beauty of a neighbourhood with so much history.
The Serra de Tramuntana, declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, is undoubtedly one of the most amazing and enriching areas for lovers of walking routes. With different levels of difficulty, the Serra offers a multitude of paths that cross a landscape of olive groves, pine forests and steep mountains that contrast with the ever-present blue of the Mediterranean.
Sport and holidays are not necessarily mutually exclusive, on the contrary! During your holiday in Mallorca you have a great opportunity to do some physical activity while you discover some of the most wonderful corners of the island. Enjoy the Mediterranean sea while doing some water sports, cycle around the island on two wheels or discover some of the hiking trails in Mallorca.
Whatever you do, you'll definitely appreciate staying active on your holiday surrounded by a beautiful setting, we can assure you!
On such a seafaring island, water sports are a must. You can enjoy all types of light sailing, windsurfing and kitesurfing or take the opportunity to go kayaking or paddle surfing, all just a few minutes from PONENT MAR.
On our beaches with calm waters you can also enjoy skiing, jet skiing or parachuting. And, very importantly, there are boat trips and excursions where you can discover the spectacular beauty of hidden coves and beaches.
Mallorca is the perfect island for cycling. A sport that is on the increase year after year. And the fact is that Mallorca, due to its terrain, meets all the requirements for both professionals and amateurs. From mountainous areas and tough climbs, to the placidity of the flattest and quietest routes. And always, on very well preserved roads and surrounded by spectacular scenery with unique views.
If you want to play tennis, you will find several tennis clubs very close to our Aparthotel Ponent Mar, with different types of courts, and some of the facilities that regularly host local and international tournaments. These courts are fully equipped and exquisitely maintained.
On the other hand, Mallorca offers unbeatable opportunities for playing golf. Its mild climate, together with its beautiful surroundings, make the island the perfect destination for lovers of this sport. The most interesting golf courses with which we have arrangements are: Poniente, Santa Ponsa, Bendinat, Son Termens, Son Vida and Pollença.
At Marineland Mallorca you will have the opportunity to experience a unique dolphin and sea lion show. The beauty and skill of these animals is something you will remember forever. Don't forget to visit the Tropical House, the Aviary and the Aquarium. The park has self-service restaurants and pizzerias with terraces overlooking the Mediterranean Sea.
The Palma Aquarium is a wonderful marine park with more than 8,000 animals from 700 different species. The aquarium of Palma de Mallorca.
Entertainment for adults and children alike is guaranteed in Calvià. Our hotel is located in one of the municipalities of Mallorca with the most leisure and entertainment activities for all ages.
Don't leave without visiting the Western Park water park and the Jungle Park adventure park. Just a few minutes from our aparthotel in Palmanova.