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Playa es Caragol

Cabo de Ses Salines, Santanyi, Majorca, Spain
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Into the wild

Amazing place if you like wild empty beaches and crystal clean water. The beach is hiding and you... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
London, United Kingdom
via mobile
Lovely beach worth the walk

Go to the lighthouse, park on the road and park so that your car faces back along the road to go... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2017
Ofelia W
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“seaweed” (2 reviews)
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Cabo de Ses Salines, Santanyi, Majorca, Spain
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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Amazing place if you like wild empty beaches and crystal clean water. The beach is hiding and you need to take 30 min walk but it's worth it!

Thank marianamma
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Go to the lighthouse, park on the road and park so that your car faces back along the road to go home, ogherwise you will be reversing up the road between two lines if cars to get to a turnign spot. Not impossible, but, hey...More

1  Thank Ofelia W
Reviewed 4 May 2017

To discover and be inspired by so a fantastic beach, white sand, cristall clear water, visiting is a must, a little bit difficulties to reach it; natural wonders while venturing around.

Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 1 May 2016

This is Santanyi's best kept secret. You can only get here if you are a resident of the area or if you are willing to walk a long way on foot. Trust me, it's worth it!.

Thank M L
Reviewed 8 October 2015

This is a beautiful. long, wild beach. It is accessible only by about a 30-40 min walk from the road by the Cap De Ses Salines lighthouse. The walk there is in itself quite interesting with lots of different plants and rock formations. The beach...More

1  Thank mrtravcan
Reviewed 2 September 2015

We'd planned to visit the lighthouse but as the weather was good we carried out walking across the coastline - the route is very clearly lain out and the views out to the sea and the nature reserve island are spectacular. As other reviewers say...More

1  Thank TAmemberEngland
Reviewed 19 August 2015 via mobile

You get to Playa es Caragol off the MA-6100, about half way between Ses Salines and Es Llombards. You take the MA-6110 and drive down a long (9 km) and unusually, for Mallorca, straight road which takes you to the 'Far del Cap Salines' lighthouse....More

Thank Brian B
Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

Don't drive down to the lighthouse unless you can reverse, no turning space. Impressive coastline, walked the 30 mins to the beach, although we could have pitched up on the rocks before the beach. Very hot, beach was good, we went on Sunday, locals day...More

Thank Rachel S
Reviewed 11 July 2015 via mobile

Es Caragol beach is located in the south east of the island, 7km away from the town of Ses Salines. To access the beach, it is essential to have a car. You can park your car by Ses Salines' lighthouse, which is about a 30...More

Thank Alex C
Reviewed 5 August 2013

Freud said that pleasure is in the contrast moreso than in the condition itself - and after half an hour of trudging through rugged beachside terrain, arriving at es caragol provided an extreme sense of pleasure. Imagine a small Es Trenc without the tourists... Mostly...More

5  Thank Expert_adviser
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11 June 2017|
Response from Ofelia W |
Yes it is. But we went today Monday 17th July 2017, and there were only about 50 people on the beach, of which maybe three were completely nuddy. Topless ladies are fairly common, but by no means were all the ladies... More