Leaving Port Andratx to the right side, you will reach St. Elm after 20 minutes. On the right side of the bay/in front of the beach, you will find big sand areas to go on anchor with your charter boat. St. Elm has a very nice bay for children with a protected swimming area! There are two more smaller bays on the left side/old part of St. Elm, where it`s great to go on anchor as well. Clear water and a very nice view to La Dragonera island.
Cala Egos is one of the nicest bays in the south-west, just around the corner Port Andratx to the right side. Good sand fields to go in anchor with your rental boat if you don`t arrive too late! Cliffs nearby are perfect for snorkel. Cala Egos is a pure nature bay without houses and hotels. The bay offers a small pebble stone beach easy to reach by swimming and is also perfect if you go out with children.
Leaving Port Andratx to the left side you will reach Cala Llamp bay after 10 minutes with your hired boat. Some smaller sand areas to go on anchor in front of the beach club Gran Folies. Cala Llamp has a rockbeach with access to the beach club. In high season they offer a dinghy service.
Camp de Mar
After 20 minutes distance from Port Andratx, you will reach Camp de Mar bay with your charter boat. This bay splits into two parts: the left side with high cliffs and a small beach. No residential areas, pure nature, clear water, a small cave and lots of fish. You will find good sand areas to go on anchor with your sportboat or RIB. Camp de Mar is a nice bay for children and good for snorkel. The right side of the bay is fringed with houses and hotels, but also with nice views. Huge sand areas to go on anchor, clear water and a small beach.
In the bay of Cala Fornells you will find a few sand areas to go on anchor with your charter boat. Cala Fornells is a very nice bay for children with a protected swimming area! The bay is surrounded by hotels and houses, but with nice views.
Paguera bay offer is the most crowded bay in the south-west of Mallorca. You will see lots of hotels and housesand you will find two beaches - that are always almost full. The best way to go on anchor is on the left side of the bay on a huge sand field. When anchoring with your charter boat please keep enough distance to the protected swim areas.
Coming from Port Andratx you will find the bay of Santa Ponsa right behind Paguera. The deep bay is surrounded by big hotels and houses. Don`t cross the bay causing to shallows! Best to go into the bay with your rental boat is on the right side of the bay. This side offers nice sand areas for anchoring. If you want to leave the bay, please do so on the same side of the bay.
Right beside Port Adriano you will the beach of El Toro, in front of the impressive high red cliffs. El Toro bay offers some sand fields to go on anchor. Please take care, sometimes the sand does not hold the anchor very good. The beach is not crowded, not even in high season.
Cala Portals Vells
This bay is well known as the 3-finger-bay. In high season you should arrive quite early cause this bay is always full of boats. Good sand fields to go on anchor! Please take care that you keep enough distance to land and to other boats. Cala Portals Vells offers two beach clubs with dinghy service. The 3-finger bay is nice to spend the whole day cause there is always something to see.
Magaluf is one of the party destination on Mallorca, mainly British people spend their holidays here. The bay is surrounded by big hotels and houses and offers a beach to spend the day. If you want to go on anchor with your charter yacht, you will find big sand areas, mainly on the left side of the bay. Magaluf is well known for the exclusive Nikki Beach Mallorca beach club with restaurant, bistro and pool.