Holiday Villas and Apartments in the Balearic Islands
The Balearic Islands are a major holiday destination for all holiday makers, beautiful white sandy beaches for sunbathing and relaxation, nightclubs for the young at heart and entertainment for all. The main islands of Ibiza, Mallorca and Minorca make up the popular holiday areas of the Balearic Islands.
Types of accommodation available in the Balearic Islands:
You will find Beautiful holiday villas, apartments and homes on the Balearic Islands with scenic views over the islands as well as the Mediterranean making any Balearic Island Holiday a memory.
Apart from the expected water sports available, there is golf, land sports and adventure in the beautiful countryside and mountains of these holiday islands making the Balearic Islands a destination of choice for many Spain Holiday Rentals.(read on)
The Balearic Islands are a major holiday destination with beautiful beaches, fantastic scenery, cuisine to die for and stunning Balearic Islands Rental Villas to suit any holiday in Spain. Being a major holiday destination, renting private holiday rentals in the Balearic Islands is much cheaper than staying in a hotel and gives you the privacy and luxury afforded to a holiday on the islands.
Renters have a wide selection of rental properties depending on their requirements. Private villas on the beachfront large enough to suit families and smaller romantic ones as well. Mountain villas are also available with breathtaking views across the island scenery. In the larger towns apartments are available for renters wanting to be in the middle of all of the attractions.
Great facts about the Balearic Islands as a travel destination.
Mallorca Holidays and Rentals Info:
Santa Ponsa, Andratx, Sa Rapita
Mallorca is the largest island in the Balearic Islands and as a result it has much more on offer for you when you choose to stay in one of our villas for rent in the Balearic Islands. There are many VILLAS IN MALLORCA, many with private pools, giving you a wide choice of holiday homes for your Spain Holiday Rentals. You will always find a vast choice of 1 and 2 bedroom Holiday Rental Apartments in Mallorca giving easy access to everything. Night life and entertainment are easily found in the southern region of the island in towns such as Cala Pi and Es Trenc - Sa Rapita. The northern part of the island has a more mountainous landscape with fantastic views from areas such as Santa Ponsa, Soller, and Andratx, but if it's beauty and luxury you are after, the holiday rentals in the capitol of Palma de Mallorca are well known throughout Europe for their standards. If you want to be in scuba diving heaven, there is no place like Cabrera, with its crystal clear waters located just a short boat ride off the south east coast of Mallorca.
Minorca Holidays and Rentals Info:
Quiet, Family Holidays, Fishing Villages
Minorca offers a different style of holiday rentals all together. Located in the far east part of the Balearic Islands, it is described as laid back, quiet and an unspoilt area compared to the other islands. The other islands are known for their lively night life but a villa in Minorca is suitable for families trying to escape this lifestyle. As well, this is what draws people to the area to rent suitable holiday rental apartments. Holiday accommodation in the Balearic Islands with the not so crowded beaches and rural little fishing villages dotted along the coast offer some of the best seafood cuisine on offer. You will also find a wide choice of accommodation if you want a villa in Minorca.
Ibiza Holidays and Rentals Info:
Nightclubs, Santa Eulalia, San Antonio
Ibiza is mainly known as the party capitol of Europe. If you choose to stay in Balearic Islands holiday rental apartments in Ibiza, it's here you will find the biggest and the best nightclubs anywhere you can imagine. This draws A-list celebrities and a plethora of the upper class party people from around the world. There is more on offer than just one big party as a short distance away from the two main club areas, Ibiza Town and Beach Area and San Antonio, you’ll find a different world. If your choice of Ibiza Villas is just outside of town, you will discover traditional rural Spanish villages surrounded by orange and lemon groves. But it's the mountains of San Agustin and Santa Eulalia, along with its cliffs, which make this area so magnificent. If you want to party with the locals then attend one of the fiestas celebrated here as they are like nothing else you have experienced before. Ibiza offers many styles of holidays depending on what you enjoy. If you stay in San Antonio on Ibiza for example, you will have a wide choice of Ibiza accommodation to choose from and should you choose the rural areas for your holiday rentals in Balearic Islands then the choice of villas becomes plentiful!
A hour’s ferry ride from Ibiza Town and Beach Area is Fromentera, reported to be the best kept secret in all of the Mediterranean. Imagine, a Balearic Island holiday set in surroundings of gorgeous clean beaches, secluded coves and clear waters making this an ideal holiday destination for the outdoors holiday.
Because the Balearic Islands are so diverse there is a plethora of activities on offer to suit people of all ages for their HOLIDAYS IN SPAIN on any one of the Balearic Islands. When choosing your ideal villa in Spain to rent, just do your research to decide which island suits your holiday needs. Most Spain Holiday Rentals are centred around beach activity, but the Balearic Islands have much more to offer in the way of scenery, rugged cliffs, hiking trails and many more land based activities.
If it's mountains and caves you're interested in, then choose Mallorca as the destination for your Self Catering Holiday Rentals accommodation as it is home to the largest mountains of the islands, Puig Major is 1,445 metres and Puig de Massanella is 1,340 metres high. The caves found on Mallorca with the most extraordinary beauty include Drach and the Arta caves with Xoroi cave on Minorca. All of the beaches around the islands are known for their beauty and safety with most being awarded the European Blue Flag. Take advantage of the facilities found on near to lots of holiday accommodation in the Balearic Islands including jet skiing and para-sailing. If you're a golfer, don't worry as you've not been left out with the best courses being located in the area of Capdepera on the island of Mallorca. The history buffs on a Balearic Islands Holiday should visit the museums located in Mallorca as they have important archaeological remains, paintings, renaissance and baroque ceramics.
The Balearic Islands is considered to be home to some of the biggest and best nightclubs in the world. While some clubs are hard to get into others welcome you with open arms so don't worry about a place to party. The only thing you need to remember is that the parties carry on all night and well into the next day where you can sit and enjoy the stunning sunrise from one of the many villas for rent in the Balearic Islands.
Although located in the Mediterranean, the Balearic Islands enjoy the same climate as the coastal areas of Spain. It does receive a little more rain than some areas and temperatures can range into the 40’s during the peak season of the summer. Most holiday makers choose their accommodation for their holiday rentals in the Balearic Islands between April and November due to the near perfect weather although, the weather is always pleasant so there is never really a bad time to book one of our Balearic Islands holiday rental apartments.
Akilar.com helps you find various holiday renting options like holiday accommodation in the Balearic Islands, holiday rental homes and private villas for rent. We encourage renters to use our advanced holiday search engine to select various homes, condos, apartments as per their liking. If you don't know what to do, have a look through our Balearic Islands Holiday Guide page. We have listed below many holiday areas to explore during a Balearic Holiday
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Cala Pi Holidays Apartment Rentals
Es Trenc / Sa Rapita Holidays and Rentals
Santa Ponsa Holidays and Rentals
Soller area Holiday Villas
North / Son Parc Golf Rentals
Palma de Mallorca Holidays and Rentals
Ibiza Town and Beach Area Rentals
San Antonio Holidays and Rentals
If travelling from the mainland of Spain to the Balearic Islands you can make the journey easily by boat. There is a fast ferry between Valencia and Palma which stops at Ibiza. From Barcelona you can travel on the slow ferry departing daily year round.
If travelling from European countries cheap flights are available through carriers such as Ryan Air and Easy Jet. From Spain you can also travel by air from the major cities Barcelona, Valencia and Malaga to the Balearic Islands for your holiday rentals in Spain destination.
Most Balearic Islands holiday travellers may be concerned about speaking the lingo when on a holiday to Spain. On the Balearic Islands this is not the case as most establishments you will visit will speak your language with this being a tourist hot spot. As with any foreign country though it is always courteous to know a few words, so remember “hello is hola” and “thank you is gracias”. All of the Balearic Islands area is accustomed to tourist so do not be afraid of the language, just enjoy your holiday in the sun and your Holiday Rental in Spain!