A longtime tourist resort located on the southwest coast of the island of Mallorca, Palma Nova is part of the municipality of Calvià. It’s situated approximately 15 kilometres west of the capital city, Palma and has an abundance of golden, family-friendly sandy beaches, of which Playa de Palma Nova, Playa de Son Maties and Playa de Es Carregador are the most popular. Here you can engage in various activities such as jet skiing, parasailing, paddleboarding, banana boat rides, and snorkelling. Away from the beaches, you’ll find plenty of nightlife, restaurants, mini-golf courses, go-kart tracks and attractions like Katmandu Park.
Cook’s Club Calvià Beach
Book an adults-only getaway, in the heart of the action, at Palmanova, in the vibrant Magaluf area. Calvia is found between the town beaches of Palmanova and Son Matias, with a wealth of places to go and things to do, on the doorstep. Cook’s Club Calvià Beach received a full makeover in 2023 and provides both single, twin and double bedrooms. Beside the swimming pool and infinity pool, you’ll find a solarium and a stretch of hotel beach, where the scene of many a party will be held this season. Cook’s Club Calvià Beach hosts nightly live DJ sets, an indoor and outdoor bar, restaurant, sun terraces and a gym.
Zafiro Palace Palmanova
If you like pools, you’ll love it here. The Zafiro Palace has 10, ensuring both adults and kids can get their own spaces to chill and splash around. Two of these are within the Zen Spa, where you can book a range of treatments. The low-rise resort lies close to the beach and offers soothingly decorated rooms in earthy and coastal shades. All come with Nespresso machines, pillow menus, bathrobes and slippers, while the one-bedroom penthouse suite provides a kitchenette and a huge terrace with a jacuzzi and Bali bed. During the summer there’s a programme of activities and entertainment around the clock. And there are several dining options; The Market Buffet Restaurant, La Veranda Restaurant, El Olivo, El Portico and Tastes and Sushi Bar Restaurant.