Son Bou is situated on the south coast in the area of Alaior and is classed as having one of the best and largest beaches in Menorca with shallow crystal clear waters. The resort is about a 25-minute drive from Mahón airport. There is a lively atmosphere during the summer months with excellent amenities including a variety of supermarkets, doctors, shops, family-run restaurants serving local produce and various bars.
The resort of Son Bou is a perfect location for families with younger children. It offers a variety of different hotels with organised entertainment every night and kids clubs. Having one of the most beautiful and natural beaches on the island makes it the perfect beach holiday offering various water sport activities such as canoeing, snorkelling, water skiing, jet skiing and pedalos. You will find a nature reserve behind the beach with dunes that contains many different species of birds and is popular to naturists and bird watchers alike. The nearby village of Calan Porter is where the famous natural cave ´Cova d´en Xoroi´ is located. It’s a popular destination for watching the sunsets over the island early evening or enjoying the disco with live DJs by night.
During the day, the resort train picks up and drops off at the main attraction points, which includes travelling to the top of the resort where you can enjoy the breathtaking views of the Mediterranean sea.
The Campsite of Son Bou is another main highlight of this resort with its fantastic landscapes and charming little streams making it popular with locals and tourists from across Spain and Europe. From Son Bou, you can take the famous nature walk of Cami de Cavalls, en route you will discover a little bay called Talis by continuing on this route you will reach the neighbouring town of Santo Tomás and playa Binigaus. There is something for everyone in Sou Bou making it one of the most popular tourist destinations in Menorca. Between its long sandy beach, variety of water sports, famous nature trail of the Cami de Cavalls and Sant Jaime water park, it is the ideal holiday for families or for those who want complete relaxation.