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Welcome to Punta Prima

A relaxed family friendly resort situated on a beautiful part of the South East coastline, with plenty of bars and restaurants to choose from.

Punta Prima is a popular tourist resort located on the South-East tip of Menorca. The resort has much to offer with a gorgeous soft white sandy beach and stunning coastline that overlooks the famous Isla Del Aire, a small island with an iconic black and white striped lighthouse Illa de l'Aire Lighthouse and its own black lizard.

With a good mix of private villas and apartments, as well as several well established hotels and a hostel situated around the resort you have plenty of accommodation options to suite all budgets.

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Throw in a good selection of restaurants, bars, supermarkets and tourist shops, you can see why this good sized resort has been a family favourite for many years but equally very attractive to couples.

The resorts is just 25mins from Menorca’s airport and a fantastic location to explore the eastern side of the island, such as the nearby town of Sant Lluis just 10mins away by car or bus or a little further to the islands capital Mahon with many boutique styled shops and the buzzing Mahon port to explore.

Not to mention, Punta Prima is also home to a 18th century defence Torre de Punta Prima built to help protect the island from attacking pirates.

A view towards the Illa de l'Aire island and lighthouse

A view towards the Illa de l'Aire island and lighthouse

Hire kayaks, surfing boards and paddle boards from SUPAire

Hire kayaks, surfing boards and paddle boards from SUPAire

The centre of Punta Prima, restuarants, supermarkets and beach

The centre of Punta Prima, restuarants, supermarkets and beach

Childrens park at Punta Prima

Childrens park at Punta Prima

Punta Prima beach with wonderful palm tree proving a little shade

Punta Prima beach with wonderful palm tree proving a little shade

The blue flag beach at Punta Prima

The blue flag beach at Punta Prima

More Things to See and Do Nearby

BEACH

Punta Prima is home to a gorgeous white soft sandy beach with a gentle slope perfect for youngsters or those not so strong at swimming. With lifeguards, toilet and shower facilities nearby, you can see why it’s one of the five Menorca beaches to be awarded a blue flag.

PARKS

A park for younger kids and a park for older kids are located behind the beach as well as a basketball court and football pitch for teenagers.

TOURIST ATTRACTIONS

A firm favourite with the kids will be Menorca's largest water park, Splash Sur Menorca with numerous slides, lazy rivers and pools.

Kayaking and paddle boarding, has also become a popular activity at Punta Prima, check out Supaire Menorca for more details. However, if scuba diving is more you thing then you’re a short distance from one of islands best scuba diving centre, S’Algar Diving located at the nearby resort of S’Algar.

We also recommend a visit to the nearby resort of Binibeca with its own gorgeous beach and fisherman’s village at Binibeca Vell, either by car or land train that travels along the coast between Punta Prima and Binibeca vell.

For those keen on walking Punta prima is home to Stage 18 and 19 of Menorca’s Cami de Cavalls, a well signposted circular bridle path around Menorca suitable for mountain biking or Walking. Stage 18 is 8.1km from Binissafuller to Punta Prime and stage 19 is 7.3km from Punta Prima to Cala Sant Esteve.

Where to Eat in Punta Prima

La Oveja Negra Menorca
Serving  authentic Menorcan cuisine and located adjacent to the beach, a relaxed restaurant serving dishes made from fresh local ingredients.
Passeig Arenal 2 Loc 1-2, 07713, Punta Prima, Illes Baleares, +34 871 77 36 38

Ca’n Santi Restaurante
A family friendly restaurant serving a wide range of dished from pizzas and steaks to traditional Menorcan dishes. Also adjacent to the beach.
Paseo Arenal 4, 07713 Punta Prima, Illes Baleares, +34 971 15 91 70

Pan y Vino
A small drive away is one of Menorca’s Michelin star restaurants Pan y Vino, located in the small village of Torret on the way to Sant Lluis.  Exceptionally fine dining in a relaxed setting.
Camino de La Coixa 35 3 Torret, 07711, Sant Lluis, Illes Baleares, +34 971 15 02 01

Casa Fermin
Serving a wide range of Mediterranean and European dishes withing 5 mins walk of the beach.
Paseo Arenal 11, 07713 Punta Prima, Illes Baleares, +39 0971 159264

Restuarant Noray
Beachside bar serving cooling drinks, cocktails and a variety of beachside bar dishes.
Urb Punta Prima, 07713 Punta Prima, Illes Baleares, +34 650 21 35 48

Chiringuito Aire Restuarant
Beachside restaurant serving traditional Menorca and Spanish dishes.
Calle Mayor, 22 A pie de playa, 07714 Punta Prima, , Illes Baleares, +34 971 20 04 67

Restaurant S’Ancora
Located on the south side of the bay this family friendly restaurant has gorgeous views and food to match including tapas, grilled meats, seafood, pizzas and a great wine list.
Carrer Barlovento, 4, 07713 Punta Prima, Illes Balears, +34 871 53 24 14

Restuarant Ca'n Santii in Punta Prima

Restuarant Ca'n Santii in Punta Prima

Restuarnat El Rincon Del Sur in Punta Prima

Restuarnat El Rincon Del Sur in Punta Prima

Restaurant Noray beachside in Punta Prima

Restaurant Noray beachside in Punta Prima

Shopping in Cala Torret

There are several shops near to the beach that offer a collection of accessories for the beach as well as numerous souvenirs from Menorca. There is also a car and moped hire service located in the resort.

There are two small and one large supermarket in Punta Prima and there is a street market twice a week where you can buy locally made items and even have your hair braided. There is a chemist open 7 days a week and 24 hour doctors surgery. The resort does has an ATM machine.

For those self-catering and willing to travel a short distance we would recommend the family run supermarket at S' Uestra, the large supermarket Eroski just north of Sant Lluis or Lidl in the outskirts of Mahon.

Largest supermarket with bakery in punta prima

Largest supermarket with bakery in punta prima

Smaller supermarket in Punta Prima but execellent range of beach stuff

Smaller supermarket in Punta Prima but execellent range of beach stuff

Souveniers store behind the beach in Punta Prima

Souveniers store behind the beach in Punta Prima

Auto Vells car hire centre

Auto Vells car hire centre

Travelling around Cala Torret

The resort has a train service that travels the coast from Punta Prima to Binibeca. There are also a very good bus services to and from Mahon via Sant Lluis.

Land Train
A land train travelling from Punta Prima to Binibeca Vell is a great travel option with stops at the Waterpark at Biniancolla, Cala Torret, Binibeca Nou (Binibeca beach) and Binibeca Vell.

Car hire
Cars can be pre-booked and picked up at the airport, Mompel car hire offer some of the best rates and conditions in Menorca and costs from £110 for a small 4 door car for a week. Journey time to Punta Prima from Menorca’s airport is approximately 20-30 minutes.

Taxi
A taxi journey will cost you in the region of €25.00/£22.00 from the airport and takes rounds 30 minutes to reach the resort.

Bus
A regular bus service is available during high season from Mahon’s bus station, that takes around 20 minutes (€1.70/£1.520) each way. A regular bus service is available from the airport to Mahon’s bus station.

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Binibeca land train

Mini land train travels from Punta Prima > Cala Torret > Binibeca Nou > Binibeca Vell

Binibeca land train

Mini land train travels from Punta Prima > Cala Torret > Binibeca Nou > Binibeca Vell