Energetic El Arenal Holidays
If you’re searching for an idyllic Spanish resort full of sun, sand and sea, look no further than embarking on El Arenal holidays, transporting you to the marvellous coastline of the island of Majorca, complete with wonderful eateries and an exciting and colourful nightlife. Despite the fact that the traditional and authentic factors of Spain may be missing from this primarily tourist-driven resort, El Arenal encompasses the delights and rewards of spending a beach holiday within the sunny climes of the magnificent Spanish coastline.
The atmosphere around El Arenal is buzzing, reflective of the typical beach resorts found across the island of Majorca, ensuring you’re captivated and well-equipped with things to do throughout your stay in the area. The beach is likely to receive a hefty portion of your attention during your holidays to El Arenal, a long strip of sand and clear blue waters awaits you, proving the ideal place to relax or get active across a variety of water sports options including sailing and diving.
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- Time Zone: GMT +
- Average flight time: 2h 45m
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El Arenal attractions
Famous for its lively nightlife and sandy beaches, holidays in El Arenal have plenty for families and couples alike. To help you plan your next holiday, take a look at our list of top things to do in El Arenal to make sure you make the most of your holiday.
Majestic Majorcan Resort
Despite the resort’s lively vibes, you can make your El Arenal holidays reflect whatever holiday type you’re looking for, whether it is a relaxing break on the sands of an entertaining escape or full of water sports and nightlife indulgence. Kids will also be well-served when you choose to spend your holidays around this resort, with numerous entertainment and accommodation avenues promising to keep the young’uns captivated, especially the fantastic Aqualand water park, with a combination of slippery slides and cooling pools guaranteed to satisfy the entire family for an afternoon. For a completely different experience during your stay, immerse yourself in the splendour of the surrounding area by strolling along the pretty promenade that stretches from El Arenal to C’an Pastilla and Playa de Palma.
If you’re feeling a little bit devoid of culture and authenticity during your holidays to El Arenal, you can salvage your inner culture vulture with a trip to the island’s bustling and fascinating capital city, Palma. The city is full of attractions to appease those after some more traditional signs of Spain, found in the architecture and cuisine, perhaps best reflected by the city’s immense cathedral. A gentle stroll in the sunshine through the city’s historic centre should be on the agenda, arguably the best way to soak up the atmosphere of Palma. If you fancy a little more of the resort-feel, duck round to Palma Nova, a purpose built tourist hideaway, ideal for those on package getaways.