Cala Galdana

Cala Galdana Menorca

Located on the South/South West coast of Menorca and around 40 minutes from Mahon airport. Ideal for families as it’s a purpose built holiday resort with plenty of bars, cafes, restaurants, hotels, horse riding and a lovely beach too. For couples, Cala Galdana has beautiful walks, a busier nightlife than most other Menorcan resorts and close to Ciutadella for shopping and other entertainment.

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The holiday resort of Cala Galdana is a popular resort among tourists and locals, due to it’s lively nightlife, lovely views, gorgeous beach and pleasant coastal walks.

Large cliffs close in the Cala Galdana beach, with crystal clear waters and fine golden sand. The resort has a nice varied supply of hotels, private villas, private accommodation, bars, restaurants and cafes. A beautiful small river, called the Algendar also flows into the sea enhancing the natural beauty of this Menorcan spot.

Nicknamed the ‘Queen of the Calas’ . The name itself comes from the Moorish Guad-al-Ana (The Barranco of St Anne).

Further information here for the weather in Cala Galdana.

Cala Galdana Beach

Due to the size of the resort and variety of accommodation the beach can get crowded during high season, the months of July and August in particular. Luckily the beach is quite large so you can find a spot or two if you have a nice stroll along the beach.

You’ll also find water sports on the beach, free public toilets along the promenade and bars, cafes and souvenir shops to browse along during the hot summer months.

Shopping in Cala Galdana

There are plenty of supermarkets around Cala Galdana that have all your holiday requirements and staple foods. You can also find a variety of Tobacco shops, clothing shops and souvenir shops that sell your typical Menorca items and clothing.

For more variety and something different head to Mahon or Ciutadella for more shops and their local markets that run throughout summer.

Cala Galdana Nightlife

The nightlife in Cala Galdana is varied. There are nice bars and cafes on offer around the resort. Not to mention you can find evening entertainment in the hotels.

If you want something livelier, we recommend heading to Mahon or the closer Menorca town of Ciutadella. Where you can have a late night walk, drink and even party the night away if you so wish.

Alternatively head to the infamous cave club Menorca.

Airport Transfers to Cala Galdana Menorca

Menorca airport transfers

For discounted Cala Galdana airport transfers head to Shuttle Menorca with this link here and you receive 10% off compared to booking directly.

Cala Galdana Menorca Hotels & Apartments

There are plenty of Cala Galdana accommodation to choose from. From private villas and apartments on Homeaway and Airbnb. To larger self catering apartments, all-inclusive hotels and half board and full board offerings which can all be found on On The Beach. Or feel free to search below: