Cala d’Or, your questions answered

How far is Cala d’Or from the airport?

From Palma airport, the drive will take 50 minutes to an hour

Has Cala d’Or got nightlife?

Cala d’Or’s nightlife is more relaxed and family-oriented compared to other party resorts like Magaluf. While it doesn’t have large nightclubs, it offers a vibrant and enjoyable evening scene for those seeking lively bars, music, and cocktails. Here’s what you can expect:


  • Focus on Bars and Lounges: Cala d’Or’s nightlife revolves around lively bars, cocktail lounges, and music bars, offering a more relaxed and social atmosphere compared to nightclubs.
  • Outdoor Terraces: Many bars and restaurants have charming outdoor terraces, perfect for enjoying the warm evenings and soaking in the marina views.
  • Live Music and Entertainment: Several places offer live music performances by local artists, DJs, and tribute bands, creating a fun and vibrant atmosphere.
  • Family-Friendly: While lively, the scene doesn’t get overly raucous, making it enjoyable for families with older children.

Popular Spots:

  • Cala Gran Cocktail Bar: Offers stunning marina views and a wide selection of creative cocktails.
  • The Quarterdeck: Known for its lively atmosphere, live music, and sports screenings.
  • Decades: Features various themed nights with music from different eras, creating a nostalgic vibe.
  • Jolly Roger: Pirate-themed bar with a fun atmosphere and live music shows.
  • Mabu-Hay: Stylish lounge bar with chill music and delicious cocktails.
  • Sparkles Music Bar: Offers karaoke nights and stays open later than most places in Cala d’Or.

Cala d’Or offers a vibrant and enjoyable evening scene for those seeking lively bars, music, and cocktails in a relaxed setting. If you’re looking for large nightclubs and late-night partying, consider other resorts like Magaluf. However, if you enjoy a fun atmosphere with good music and drinks, Cala d’Or has plenty to offer for your evening entertainment.

Many of our villas in Cala d’Or are within walking distance of the resort. One of our favourites for groups or large families is the 5 bedroom Villa Caram

Is the sea safe to swim in, in Cala d’Or ?

Shallow waters and soft sandy coves, makes this area a haven for water enthusiasts and families wanting a safe beach and sea to swim in.

Is Cala d’Or a pretty area to visit?

Yes, with its shelving sandy beach coves, turquoise waters and white washed villas dotted about the resort, makes it a very pretty and authentic Spanish resort.

Is Cala d’Or good for families?

Absolutely! Cala d’Or ticks all the boxes for a fantastic family holiday:

Safe and Serene: Cala d’Or boasts a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, perfect for letting kids explore without worry. The resort itself is pedestrian-friendly, and the calm coves with shallow waters provide safe swimming conditions for little ones.

Excellent Beaches: Imagine your kids building sandcastles on sparkling shores of soft sand! Cala d’Or’s beautiful coves like Cala Gran and Cala Llonga offer calm, turquoise waters ideal for splashing, snorkeling, and paddleboarding. Plus, several coves hold Blue Flag status, guaranteeing cleanliness and safety.

Adventure Awaits: Keep boredom at bay with endless activities! Embark on a pirate ship adventure. Explore hidden coves by boat, or discover the beauty of the Tramuntana Mountains with gentle hikes. Waterparks like Hidropark in Alcudia offer aquatic thrills, while horseback riding allows you to experience the island from a unique perspective.

Fun for All Ages: From family-friendly shows and live music to delicious local cuisine, Cala d’Or caters to everyone’s tastes. Many restaurants offer dedicated kids’ menus and outdoor terraces, creating a relaxed and enjoyable dining experience.

Beyond the Resort: Immerse yourselves in Majorcan culture with day trips to charming villages like Valldemossa or explore the vibrant capital, Palma de Mallorca. The possibilities for adventure and cultural experiences are endless!

The 5 bedroom Villa Caram is perfect or visit family villa holidays in Cala d’Or.

Remember, while Cala d’Or doesn’t offer the large-scale nightclubs of other resorts, it provides a lively and enjoyable evening scene with bars, music, and a relaxed atmosphere perfectly suited for families.

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