The campsites in Menorca are an excellent alternative to the more traditional accommodation to spend a great holiday and enjoy the natural surroundings of the island. There are only two
The campsites in Menorca
In Menorca there are two campsites: Camping Son Bou , situated very close to the beach of the same name, and Camping de s’Atalaia near the beach of Cala Galdana.Both are situated on the south coast of the island.
Both campsites are small but excellent. are in the middle of nature and the nearby beaches are some of the best and most popular on the island.
They are a very good alternative to other more traditional types of accommodation such as hotels or apartments.
1.Camping de Son Bou
The camping de Son Bou located a little more than 3 kilometres from the magnificent beach of Son Bou , the longest in Menorca and one of the most recommended, is a 1st category camping.Opened in 1996, it is the first campsite in Menorca and is located on a huge 70,000 square metre estate in the heart of nature in a very Mediterranean setting.
The facilities are excellent It has a large camping area, and the accommodation possibilities include wooden bungalows and tents The campsite has a bar, restaurant, a small shop to buy the basics, a barbecue area, a good swimming pool, and various sports facilities and children’s games.
In the Camping Son Bou you can practice sports like football, tennis, volleyball, basketball, hiking, cycling, canoeing, and make excursions on horseback or by boat.It is an ideal area to practice all these sports and outdoor activities, and enjoy a family and relaxed atmosphere .
For to get to the Camping de Son Bou coming from the C-271 Maó-Ciutadella road you have to take a detour that is perfectly signposted just after (or before if you are coming from Ciutadella) from Alaior towards Son Bou – Sant Jaume and once in Son Bou head towards the Torre Solí Nou urbanization passing through Sant Jaume.
Another more direct option, but one that runs the risk of missing the detour, is to take the Llucalarí road that leads directly to the campsite, which is also very close to Alaior on the same C-271 road.
The other campsite in Menorca is Camping S’Atalaia This campsite is situated between the towns of Ferreries and Cala Galdana also on the south coast of Menorca and is probably the best location on the island without losing its excellent facilities.
It is situated very close to Cala Galdana , one of the most beautiful and lively beaches in Menorca, and also to some of its most spectacular virgin beaches such as Trebaluger, Cala Mitjana, Macarella and Macarelleta, Cala Mitjana and Cala Mitjaneta, Cala Escorxada or Binigaus.
The campsite has a large camping area for tents and caravans It has services such as a bar, restaurant, small shop, showers and toilets, swimming pool, barbecue area, and play area.The S’Atalaia campsite is on the road to Cala Galdana at km 4.5.