Majorca is a popular family destination with resorts dotted around the island such as Palma, Cala D’or, Port de Pollenca and Alcudia. Alcudia, on the north coast, is famed for its hot summer sun and family friendly beaches which line the beautiful Majorcan coastline. People flock from all over Europe to spend some time soaking up the sun on these picture perfect beaches.
A pristine, blue flag beach which stretches 3.4km around the coast of Majorca, Alcudia Beach is perfect for children; with clear shallow waters, fine soft sand and plenty of bars and cafes lining the promenade. If you’re lucky enough to be staying in one of the hotels that back on to this beautiful beach you’ll be just metres from the lines of sun beds and enticing turquoise sea.
Playa De Muro Beach
Quieter than its neighbour Alcudia Beach, Playa De Muro Beach is a stunning 6km stretch of soft white sand. Split into three sections the beach nearest to Alcudia has the best facilities with shops, showers, cafes and bars. A little further out you’ll have all of the same facilities as the first stretch but is nowhere near as busy. The further you head east the less people and facilities you will see but more natural surroundings will appear, whatever you want from your beach days Playa De Muro Beach has it.
Also known as Aucanada Beach, this hidden gem on the outskirts of Alcudia is a quiet haven perfect for children to splash in the shallow waters; and for you to lie on the soft sands soaking up all of the Balearic sun. Surrounded by pine trees and with views out over an islet and lighthouse you can’t get more idyllic than Alcanada Beach.
El Coll Baix Beach
This unique beach is just 250m long and 75m wide and is only accessible by boat or a long walk. But when you arrive on the golden brown sands and you don’t have to find a space to place your towel you’ll be glad you spent the day here. Children can run free playing on the sand or splashing around in the gentle surf, it’ll feel nice not feeling like you have no room to move and play with the family.
Sant Joan and Sant Pere Beaches
The smallest stretches of sand on this list, Sant Joan & Sant Pere Beaches are just 100m long. Located north of Alcudia the visitors who are lucky enough to grab one of the limited sun beds and parasols can spend the day on this amazing beach in peace and quiet. With spectacular views out over the turquoise waters and Puerto de Pollensa you really can’t find a more amazing beach around Alcudia.