Port D'Andratx Boat Rentals
About Port d’Andratx
Port d’Andratx is a city on the island of Mallorca in the Balearic Islands. The Balearic Islands are a group of 3 islands that are an autonomous community of Spain, off the eastern coast in the Mediterranean. It’s a beach resort town that provides quiet relaxation, fishing village charm, and beautiful beaches. The sea sparkles a brilliant blue and the streets are full of classic Spanish architecture and delightful seafood restaurants. Port d’Andratx is a classy choice for visitors to the island of Mallorca looking to enjoy their vacation in style.
The season to visit Port d’Andratx is during summer, between April and October when the weather is the warmest. During the winter months, the weather is much cooler and the crowds disappear from the island. The best time to visit Port d’Andratx for reasonable prices and good weather is during the shoulder months of April & May or September & October. During this time, temperatures are still high during the day, there’s plenty of sunshine and prices are lower than they are during the peak summertime. July and August are the busiest and most expensive months to visit Port d’Andratx or any part of Mallorca.
To get to Port d’Andratx, the easiest way is to take a flight to Palma and then rent a car or take a bus transfer. It is a 30-minute drive from the airport to the city. Some visitors also arrive by ferry.
Boat Rentals in Port d’Andratx
With the sparkling blue turquoise waters and beautiful stretches of beach, Port d’Andratx is a world-class place to spend a day on a boat. The rugged terrain of the island creates a striking contrast of coastline. The calm waters of the Mediterranean are pleasant for a day of cruising, water tours, water sports, boat parties, and diving from Port d’Andratx.
Catamaran charters are a popular choice for a day on the water. Charter a private tour with a captain or select a group tour to see the coast of Port d’Andratx from the water. Boat parties from Port d’Andratx are a fantastic option if you’re in a big group looking to have a day of drinks and fun on the water. There are many options you can choose from to meet your party needs - from just a few hours of cruising and drinks to full transfers and dinner included.
Another popular boat tour option is a day of exploring the caves and coves that are around the island near Port d’Andratx. These tours will take you to quiet beaches away from the busy tourist scenes and see some of the natural wonders of the island. Jump out for a snorkel and admire gorgeous fish swimming in the clear waters.
For water sports while in Port d’Andratx, be sure to try to stand up paddleboarding. You can paddle along the cliffs and snorkel in the caves for a day of adventure. Jet skiing and speedboat rentals are great options for people looking to get an adrenaline rush while boating. There are many locations where you can rent a jet ski or speedboat for a couple of hours of zipping around in the sea, enjoying the vista of the island.
If you’ve never been scuba diving before, Port d’Andratx is a fantastic location to complete your PADI certification. The calm Mediterranean water and an abundance of charter options will ensure you have a great experience learning. The clear water and high visibility make it a great place for first-timers and seasoned divers alike.
Boating Events in Mallorca
A fun boating event in Port d’Andratx is during the celebration of the patron saint Virgen del Carmen. She is the protector of the fisherman, and they celebrate with boat parades near the port each July.
A major annual boating event in Mallorca is the Palma International Boat Show. Taking place every year in April, this massive exhibition showcases gorgeous luxury yachts and nautical displays. It’s set in Palma’s harbor La Llonja and draws in thousands of visitors.
Another exciting boating event taking place in Palma is the annual Kings Cup Regatta. Taking place over a week in the summer, the sailing regatta hosts over a hundred participants. It's considered one of the most prestigious sailing regattas in the Mediterranean. In addition to the buzz created by the races, the regatta brings in loads of celebrities and Spanish royalty. The city is full of energy, with other events taking place throughout the city during the week.
Other Things To Do
There are lots of inviting restaurants and bars to enjoy while staying in Port d’Andratx. Some of the best restaurants to check out include Media Luna, Port Amore, and Restaurante Trespais. Be sure to try a signature seafood dish or two.
There are gorgeous beaches all over the island of Mallorca, and Port d’Andratx is no exception. Great beaches in this town include Sant Elm and Camp de Mar.
Marinas in Port d’Andratx
A few marinas in Port d’Andratx include Club De Vela Port d’Andratx and Puerto Andratx Puesto Sol. The marinas are in beautiful locations in the port city, with gorgeous views of the sea and boats moored in their berths. Many people stroll along the marinas, stop for a meal in a waterfront restaurant, and enjoy the peaceful setting. The marinas are great spots to watch the sunset.