Destination guide

Beachside fun in Magaluf holiday lettings

As one of the most famous beach destinations in Europe, Magaluf is a haven of golden-sand beaches and sheltered, crystal-clear waters for sunbathing and swimming. From exciting nights in the club to whiling away the afternoon on the sand, Magaluf has everything you could need for an enjoyable holiday in Spain. Holiday lettings in Magaluf come in a variety of options to help you make the most of your beach retreat.

Things to do

Things to do in Magaluf holiday homes

Magaluf has stunning beaches and seaside areas for water fun, but there’s plenty more to enjoy in this vibrant resort. Holiday homes are available near fun-filled locations like Katmandu Park, an amusement park with a mini-golf course, shooting games and a cinema, and the Western Water Park, a Wild-West-themed family park with rides for children of all ages. You could also visit Golf Fantasia, a mini-golf facility with three unique courses and a snack bar, and Isla de sa Porrassa, a lively island destination on the bay with sandy beaches and calm seas.


Sightseeing in and around Magaluf

Do you want to discover attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Magaluf has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Pirates Adventure Show (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Katmandu Park (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Western Water Park (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Poniente Golf Club (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Golf Fantasia (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Marineland Mallorca (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
Outdoor activities

Must-try sports near Magaluf holiday homes

The stunning waters of Magaluf are ideal for a variety of water sports and activities. Banana-boat rides, paddleboarding, paragliding, kitesurfing, windsurfing, scuba diving, snorkelling, swimming, sailing, kayaking and boating are popular options to explore the sea off the coast and catch a glimpse of beautiful marine life. On land, many visitors enjoy go-karting, golfing, mini golfing, mountain biking, canyoning, climbing and nature walks through the diverse landscape teeming with wildlife. No matter how you choose to explore the waters, coves, cliffs and forests of Magaluf, you’ll find endless opportunities for outdoor adventure and fun near your holiday rental.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Magaluf

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Magaluf. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Palma Nova Beach (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Cala en Conill (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Cala Falcó (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Cala Bella Dona (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Cala Xada (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Mago Beach (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)

Best beaches near Magaluf holiday cottages

The magnificent beaches of Magaluf are its biggest traveller draw, providing everything from relaxation and rejuvenation to adventure and water sports. Holiday homes are available near beach areas like Magaluf Beach, the main beach with white sand and crystal-clear waters for swimming and snorkelling, and Palm Nova Beach, a popular beach with beautiful blue waters and seaside amenities. Son Matias Beach, a sandy beach with gentle surf, and Cala Portals Vells, a small cove beach surrounded by pine trees and clear waters for diving and snorkelling among colourful fish.

How to get there

Transport to and around Magaluf

The nearest airport is in Palma de Mallorca (PMI), located 11.1 mi (17.9 km) from the city centre.

How to get around

Getting to Magaluf holiday homes

Magaluf is situated on the southwest corner of Mallorca and within a short distance of the Palma Son Sant Joan Airport and the city centre, making it convenient to access. Though it’s divided from its neighbouring city by a headland, it’s easy to walk between the two in a matter of minutes. Once in the resort area, you can walk or bike through Magaluf to get to local attractions and to your holiday rental.

Food & drink 

Sample delicacies in Magaluf

Magaluf has a variety of delicious dishes that come straight from the land, making full use of the almonds, walnuts and tomatoes that grow all over the island. Some staple dishes include ensaimada, a delectable spiral yeast bun with sugar icing, grimalt cheeses, wholesome rice soups, cocarrois, a delicious filled pastry, and trampos, a vegetarian pizza. Tapas, paella, suckling pigs, lamb, pumpkin fritters and mushroom dishes are also popular delicacies in Magaluf. Try out an authentic Magaluf recipe in a local restaurant near your holiday rental and discover the rich flavours of the region.

How many holiday rentals are available around Magaluf?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 889 holiday lettings around Magaluf. From 286 villas to 314 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Magaluf?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Magaluf:

  • Sant Agustí: 60 holiday homes
  • Sant Nicolau: 149 holiday homes
  • Platja de Palma: 165 holiday homes
  • Son Armadams: 86 holiday homes
  • La Llotja-Born: 162 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Magaluf? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Magaluf. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Katmandu Park: 1,963 holiday lettings
  • Lollipops Childrens Party Venue and Adventure Play Area: 1,922 holiday lettings
  • Globo Balear Theatre: 1,868 holiday lettings
  • Pirates Adventure Show: 1,866 holiday lettings
  • Puerto Portals Marina: 2,514 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Magaluf listed on 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 Magaluf?

Yes, of course. offers 286 Villas in Magaluf. Our other popular types of Magaluf holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 314 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 244 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 11 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Magaluf?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 493 holiday homes with pool available in Magaluf. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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