Find the best place to stay — Portopetro

Where to stay around Portopetro?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,927 holiday lettings near Portopetro. From 708 villas to 623 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 Portopetro is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Portopetro?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Portopetro. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Es Trenc Beach: 3,763 holiday lettings
  • Majorica Factory Shop: 8,291 holiday lettings
  • Cala Domingo Beach: 4,893 holiday lettings
  • Artestruz Mallorca: 4,330 holiday lettings
  • Cala Marçal: 4,175 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Portopetro listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent villas in Portopetro?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 708 villas in Portopetro. Our other popular types of Portopetro holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 623 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 259 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 136 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including chalets and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Portopetro?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,428 holiday homes with pool available in Portopetro. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday apartment in Porto Petro your home away from home

    Among the small, picturesque fishing villages that pepper the Majorcan coastline, Porto Petro is one of the best kept secrets. On the south eastern corner of the island, Porto Petro is home to only about 500 permanent residents, and the small-town atmosphere and authentic island life is still very much evident despite its proximity to the cosmopolitan and sophisticated resort of Cala D’or. During the summer, the population is swelled by visitors who take holiday apartments in Porto Petro overlooking the pretty harbour or large sprawling villas with private pools on the edge of the village with wonderful sea or rural views. Holiday homes in Porto Petro offer a wide range of accommodations for all size of travelling parties, are well maintained, well furnished and with all mod cons.

    Porto Petro is peaceful and attractive and perfect for a relaxing holiday. It may have succumbed to tourism but it hasn’t allowed it to take over. The pace of life remains gentle and enjoys a lovely natural setting. The harbour and marina may now see fancy yachts and motor boats next to the fishing boats, but this all adds to the charm. Holiday apartments in Porto Petro have the advantage of the setting and the close proximity of the beach. as well as to the lovely surrounding rugged countryside.

    Things to do in Porto Petro

    -Days at the beach can be enjoyed at either of the two small beaches in Porto Petro. Thanks to the anonymity of the village and the existence of the large neighbouring resort, the beaches are not well known and the lovely sands are rarely crowded and the water is safe for swimming.

    -Water sports are plentiful in Porto Petro with booking offices on the harbourside. The Scuba centre in the village calls divers for repeat visits to holiday villas in Porto Petro as well as newbies looking to learn to dive. Pool and open water tuition is available. For visitors who want to see marine life without getting kitted out in snorkelling or dive gear can enjoy a trip on the glass bottom boat which operates from the marina to Cala Figuera.

    -Outdoor activities are also plentiful, with the surrounding countryside presenting excellent opportunities for hiking and horse riding. There is also a golf course at Vall d’Or, about a 15 minute drive from most Porto Petro holiday homes.

    -Cala Mandrango Natural Park is a must visit. Situated on two large bays divided by a rocky promontory, the beaches are superb with golden sands and borders of pine trees. It is a great area for bird watching, especially for water fowl. Cala Mandrago is about a 5 minute drive from Porto Petro or a 30 minute walk. A charming alternative to driving or walking however, is the mini train that runs between Cala d’Or and Cala Mandrago.

    -Eating out is a delight in Porto Petro. The harbour’s edge is lined with bars and restaurants with menus dishing up local and Mediterranean cuisine. At lunchtime or evening, enjoy an authentic Majorcan meal of freshly caught seafood while drinking in the views of the pine covered hills in the background or overlooking the harbour out to sea.

    The weather in Porto Petro

    Thanks to a warm Mediterranean climate, visitors can consider taking a holiday home in Porto Petro to enjoy some terrific summer sunshine or to escape the cold North European winters. With long summer days where temperatures can reach in excess of 30°C and mild winters where temperatures rarely drop below 10°C, Porto Petro is an all-year-round destination.

    Getting to Porto Petro

    Porto Petro is around 60 kms from Palma de Majorca, the island’s capital and location of the island’s only airport. There’s a busy flight schedule into the airport from all over Europe and also, ferries from Barcelona dock in Palma or Alcudia. Transfers are easy enough but a hire car is a good idea for maximising a stay in a lovely Porto Petro holiday home.

    Attractions in and around Porto Petro

    Have time to spare and looking for things to do around Porto Petro? Some of the area's family-friendly attractions for travellers include Botanicactus and Centro de Visitantes del Parque Nacional de Cabrera. Visitors searching for nearby cultural experiences can spend an enlightening afternoon at Centro de Visitantes Ses Salines, Museu D'Historia de Manacor or Torre de Ses Puntes. To appreciate the outdoor scene, make time for beaches such as Es Trenc Beach and Caló de ses Egos, and green spaces such as Mondragó Natural Park and Cala Estreta. Activities around the area include Cala d'Or Marina, Cala Figuera Port and Vall d'Or Golf. Sa Barca Trencada and Caló des Burgit are some attractions to visit during your stay. Also you might want to add caló d'en Perdiu, Cala Mondrago Beach or S'Amarador Beach to your agenda.