Port d'Alcudia is located on the
north coast of Mallorca, approx. 60 km from Palma de Mallorca. The
drive from the airport is mostly on the motorway and usually takes
less than an hour by car.
Alcudia beach in general
The Alcudia bay has a fantastic sand beach! The beach is 10 km long
and goes all the way from Ca'n Picafort in the south to Port
d'Alcudia in the north.
The beach is widest at Port
d'Alcudia, up to 100 metres wide. The sand is golden and
fine-grained, and the very shallow water is usually completely calm.
It is lovely to splash around in - also for very small kids.
There are many sections where it is
possible to rent sun lounges and sunshades, but there is also plenty
of room for those, who prefer to lie on their towels. The facilities
also include showers and toilets.
Behind the beach, there is a sea
front with hotels, restaurants, shops, etc. Here you can buy
everything from food and drinks to beach balls and rubber boats.
By the harbour in Port d'Alcudia,
there is a large playground (see image). If you come by car, it is
possible to park in the streets behind the beach.
It doesn't get better than this. The beach in Alcudia has lovely,
fine-grained sand an very shallow water. There are rarely any waves.
In several places along the beach, you will find all kinds of water
sports such as parasailing, water skis, jet skis, water bikes etc.
There are many restaurants, cafés and bars at the beach in Alcudia.
At the beach itself, there are several beach cafés, and there are
many more along the sea front and in the streets behind the beach.
Port d'Alcudia holiday resort
Port d'Alcudia is the largest and most popular holiday resort in
Mallorca, especially among families with young children. Here they
will find all kinds of shops, activities, playgrounds and, not
least, the most child-friendly beach in Mallorca.
Most of the hotels have 3 stars and
are aimed at families with children. One of the most child-friendly
hotels is the 4-star
Zafiro Tropic. Here there is an
entire pool area with a large pirate ship for the children, and it
is not far from the beach.
There is a large number of
restaurants in Port d'Alcudia and many of them serve international
dishes, but there are also Italian, Chinese, Indian and more
traditional Spanish restaurants. Several of the best restaurants are
located near the harbour.
In the outskirts of the town, you
will find the large Hidropark Alcudia water park. A little further
into the country, you will find
Alcudia old town, which is one of
the greatest tourist attractions in Mallorca.