Cala Ratjada -
Son Moll beach
Cala Ratjada is
situated about three kilometres from Capdepera and is one of the
most eastern resorts in Mallorca.
Son Moll is the largest and best known beach in Cala Ratjada. Son
Moll is a 150 metres long and about 50 metres wide beach with fine white
The water is clear
with a beautiful turquoise colour.
Son Moll has
many visitors and it is very difficult to find a parking space. The
nearest bus stop is only 50 metres from the beach.
few metres into the sea is okay but then
shelves quite steeply.
No water sports, not even pedal boats.
Sometimes it is possible for
snorkelers to watch some colourful fish on the right side of the
Restaurants by the beach
There is a café/bar on the beach and several restaurants not far
from the beach.
The resort Cala Rajada
Cala Ratjada was
once a quiet little fishing port and is in fact still one of the
most important fishing harbours in Mallorca.
Today the lovely
harbour is full of yachts and sailboats. Also, from the harbour Cape
Balear runs a daily fast ferry transportation from Cala Ratjada to
Ciutadella in Menorca.
One of the most popular hotels in Cala
Ratjada is the family-friendly
Prinsotel La Pineda. This recent
refurbished four-star hotel is situated next to the beach and has