The resort of Paguera (or Peguera) lies on the Southwest coast of Mallorca on the Western side of the well known resort of Santa Ponsa. Paguera has three beaches, the main beach Playa Palmira, Playa de Torà and Playa la Romana, which is the smallest of the three. The beautiful Cala Fornells beach is also nearby, only about 1 kilometer from Paguera.
General information on Paguera
The main street of Paguera is called Bulevar which is a pleasant street with lots of restaurant and boutiques. The main street goes through the whole resort of Paguera following the coastline near the large beaches. The most of resorts services are located along this street. There are several taxi points and bus stops along the Bulevar. The eastern part of the street is packed with all kinds of restaurants and the mid part of the street near Playa Palmira has many boutiques selling leather, ceramics and jewelry. The overal feeling in Paguera is cozy and comfortable and the buildings in the resort are not as high as in many other resorts.
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Getting Around in Paguera
- on foot
- public bus
- car or motorcycle
The resort of Paguera stretches about 2 kilometers along the coastline so the walking distances are reasonable for getting around the resort on foot. There is a beautiful walking path at the coastline that goes through all the beaches of the resort. You can also take a taxi from several taxi points in the resort.
If you wish to visit the other resorts nearby, you can take a bus. Bus lines 102, 103 and 104 drive through the main street Bulevar and continue to the city of Palma de Mallorca. If you go in the other direction, the bus number 102 takes you to the beautiful harbor of Port d'Andratx. The bus number 104 is much slower to reach Palma cause it goes through all the other resorts along the way but it is also a great way for seeing the other resorts like Santa Ponsa, Palma Nova and Magaluf. The approximate waiting time for a bus in Paguera is about 20 minutes.
Activities in Paguera
There are many water sport activities available at the large beaches of the resort. If you enjoy hiking in the nature, you can go to the hiking area that starts near Cala Fornells. There is a a beautiful hiking area around the Caló des Monjo with amazing seaviews. You can also buy a ticket for glass bottom boat cruises and enjoy the amazing views from the sea. There is a small office which is selling tickets for the cruises in the corner of Bulevar and Carrer de Tora.
Restaurants in Paguera
Paguera has an extensive selection restaurants. Especially the area of Playa de Torà near the tourist information has restaurants for every taste. If you're interested in local cuisine, restaurant Sa Finca del Bulevard is specialized in Mallorcan cuisine and restaurant Picadilli is serving Spanish food.
Shopping in Paguera
There are many small gift shops along the main street and near the beach there are shops selling beach accessories. The mid part of Bulevar near Playa Palmira has many boutiques selling leather, ceramics and jewelry. La Casa des Diant and Zeller across the street are specialized in jewelry for example. The shopping area around the tourist information has many shops that are selling shoes.
Tourist information of Paguera
The tourist information of Paguera is located in the shopping center behind Playa de Torà. The tourist information is open from 09:00 to 18:00.
Paguera tourist information
Carrer de Ratolí, 1
tel: +34 971 687 083
fax: +34 971 685 468
General emergency tel: 112
Ambulance tel: 061
Fire department tel: 085
Spanish police general tel: 091
Alcúdia police station
C/ Bastió de Sant Ferran s/n
Tel: +34 971 545066
Fax: +34 971 549146
Healtcare and Doctors in Paguera
Many hotels have a doctor visit the hotel premises several times a week, but you can also go to the medical centers directly. Both doctor and pharmacy are located in the corner of Bulevar and Pins next to the Playa Palmira.