Puerto Pollensa Travel Guide
Before You Go
Package Holidays
Latest Special Offers!
All-Inclusive Hotels
Hotels & Aparthotels
Private Villas/Apts to Rent
Villa Companies
Local Rental Agents
Car Hire
Airport Transfers & Taxis
Travel Insurance
Late Deals!
Holiday Shopping
Background Info
Events & Fiestas
Climate & Weather
Art & Culture
Flora & Fauna
Discussion Forum
Once You're There
Airport Directions
Tourist Information
Eating Out
Buses & Trains
Music & Entertainment
Excursions & Days Out
Shopping & Markets
Walking, Cycling
Boat Charters
Market Place
Boats & Yachts
Property For Sale
Businesses For Sale
Property Services
Local Services
MouseMats & T-shirts
Internet Services
Virus Protection
PuertoPollensa.com discussion forums

Go Back   Pollensa Forum > GENERAL > Members Area

Members Area This forum is both for new members to say hello and introduce theirselves and for ALL members to post when they are coming out to PP, arrange forum meet-ups etc. But please don't post anything here that would be better suited to the more specific forums.

Like Tree35Likes
  • 8 Post By scotslizzy
  • 1 Post By annascotland
  • 3 Post By sleepyboaby
  • 1 Post By copper
  • 8 Post By DJBspinner
  • 1 Post By littlebird
  • 5 Post By lovemallorca
  • 1 Post By Sparky
  • 1 Post By littlebird
  • 2 Post By lovemallorca
  • 4 Post By kate1

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 20-12-2014, 10:15
Join Date: Mar 2008
Posts: 441
Smile Altogether now we are going on a summer holiday

Just booked our flights for 21st June to 29th annual pilgrimage to PP. Just confirming Daina Hotel and we are all set .

A lovely feeling .

Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Old 20-12-2014, 21:02
Join Date: Feb 2009
Posts: 92

Yep, we are going too, got the flights booked for August with Ryanair, hope the flight times/days don't change too much!
littlebird likes this.
Reply With Quote
Old 20-12-2014, 21:08
Join Date: Feb 2008
Posts: 221

We have booked for July also but for the first time booked for three weeks instead of two
Reply With Quote
Old 20-12-2014, 21:29
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: New Forest
Posts: 616

June and September for us and 3 nights in Palma and local flights !!!!
littlebird likes this.
Reply With Quote
Old 25-03-2015, 15:33
Join Date: Mar 2015
Location: Warwickshire, England
Posts: 7

Hello, I'm new to the forum. My wife and I are visiting Puerto Pollensa at the beginning of June for two weeks. We're really looking forward to it!
Reply With Quote
Old 12-04-2015, 17:15
littlebird's Avatar
Join Date: May 2014
Location: UK
Posts: 93
Default Roll on July!

Hello everyone! Me and Mr Bird have just booked 5 nights in July - woohoo! Staying in Pollensa town in an Airbnb apartment though. Am going to miss the Port a bit but I think this will make a nice change.

Any tips on where to eat/drink or nice things to do in the Old Town? Or threads I could browse?

Good to be back - hope you're all well!

LB xx
scouse mark likes this.
Reply With Quote
Old 12-04-2015, 17:47
Join Date: Apr 2012
Posts: 53

If you are there on a Sunday try Cellar Moli for lunch-wonderful food in a lovely setting-an old flour mill I believe-just down towards the Roman bridge. Great food any day actually; the best paella I have ever tasted!
Reply With Quote
Old 12-04-2015, 18:10
littlebird's Avatar
Join Date: May 2014
Location: UK
Posts: 93

Ooh, thanks Stoxie - our apartment is right by the roman bridge so should be v handy
Reply With Quote
Old 12-04-2015, 19:15
Join Date: Jun 2010
Posts: 328

Lovely to have you back Littlebird - So many things to do in the Town.

Don't miss Sunday morning market, and be sure to get into the square early for a nice spot of breakfast and people-watching.

A climb of the 365 Calvari steps is a must, with great views over to the sea from the look-out alongside the chapel. (Say hello to the collection of cats that live up there too!).

There is a second square at the bottom of the steps which is great for drinking and eating in the day, but is quite quiet at night.

I love the vibe of the old town. Very Spanish and you will be spoilt for choices for places to eat. The main square has a lovely atmosphere and July is such a nice time to go, as it will be warm till late into the night.

One of my favourite restaurants is Trencadora. Wonderful little courtyard, and hidden in one of the lanes off the main square. It gets busy, so is worth booking;

PP is only a 10 minute taxi ride (I recall that you stayed almost halfway between the Port and the Town last time)so a trip to PP is really easy.

I'm sure that you will have a great time!
sws97sdg, LK1960, carl1955 and 2 others like this.

Last edited by lovemallorca; 12-04-2015 at 19:18.
Reply With Quote
Old 12-04-2015, 19:15
Sparky's Avatar
Super Moderator
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Port de Pollença
Posts: 17,757

Originally Posted by littlebird View Post
Ooh, thanks Stoxie - our apartment is right by the roman bridge so should be v handy
Have a look here Littlebird :- Celler El Moli - restaurant in Old Town of Pollensa (Pollenca), Majorca (Mallorca).
littlebird likes this.
Living the dream in PP with my glass half full .
Reply With Quote
Old 12-04-2015, 19:38
littlebird's Avatar
Join Date: May 2014
Location: UK
Posts: 93

Thanks all - nice to see the old "faces" on here

V impressed you remember we stayed in Gommar last time lovemallorca! We did the steps and the market last time so I know those are essential! Thanks for the tips on eating/drinking in the squares. We had lunch at Manzanas Y Peras in the little square at the bottom of the steps last time and it was a great spot to watch the world go by.

I'm so excited! We're bringing my mum who is a massive fan of Pollensa and PP although she hasn't been for years, so will be lovely to rediscover it together.
Sparky likes this.
Reply With Quote
Old 12-04-2015, 20:40
Join Date: Jun 2010
Posts: 328

Manzanas Y Peras is the perfect shady spot for a drink, either before or after (or both!) walking the Calvari steps. Amusing name too.

I am sure that your Mum's love of the area will be renewed again. So many families pass their love of Pollensa from one generation to the next.
LK1960 and littlebird like this.

Last edited by Sparky; 12-04-2015 at 22:21. Reason: Direct link removed.
Reply With Quote
Old 13-04-2015, 15:03
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Kent
Posts: 942

I love the Old Town - it's so beautiful and atmospheric, especially at night. Some great shops too. My ideal day would begin with a slow wander up the Calvario - then a fresh orange juice in the new Calvario square on the way down - a little shopping, then a menu del dia in El Moli or Spira. In the afternoon I'd have a look round the Dionis Bennassar gallery and then go to the main square for a Gelats Valls ice cream. Probably Trencadora in the evening because of the lovely courtyard, finishing with a cortado and a brandy back in the main square. Bliss.

I actually love the main square so much that I could sit there all day just watching the world go by....
sws97sdg, LK1960, Sparky and 1 others like this.
Reply With Quote


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are On

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Considering a first holiday in PP this summer Georgie Miscellaneous 81 18-09-2013 17:47
summer coming..... smg Miscellaneous 0 02-04-2013 20:41
summer job. susan61 Jobs Wanted 0 11-01-2009 23:54
Summer 2006 smiddy Flights to Palma de Mallorca, Majorca 4 02-09-2005 02:09

All times are GMT +1. The time now is 13:04.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0
(c) Copyright Holiday Webs Ltd 2011