The Menorcan resort of Cala’n Bosch is located on the south-west coast of the island, about 35 miles from the main airport. Holidays in Cala’n Bosch are popular with British families due to the relaxing vibe of the resort and its excellent sandy beaches. Despite offering a fairly sedate atmosphere, there are several lively bars in the town and the larger hotels offer live entertainment and on-site bars and discos. Tour operators offering package holidays in Cala’n Bosch tend to book up the majority of the accommodation in the summer months and some good bargains can be found if you book well in advance.
The focal point of the town is the attractive man-made marina and it’s around here that many restaurants, bars and shops are located. The marina area comes alive in the evenings, with local artists offering (almost) instant portraits, handmade souvenirs and henna tattoos. Cala’n Bosch has a wide variety of restaurants, serving everything from fast-food to gourmet fish. Even those on all-inclusive package holiday deals should make the effort to eat away from their hotel a few times to soak up the atmosphere of this friendly resort.
There are two beautiful sandy beaches in Cala’n Bosch, both well-developed and offering a range of water sports. The Son Xoriguer beach is home to two sailing schools where adventurous holidaymakers can arrange lessons in sailing, windsurfing and water-skiing. Comfortable loungers and quality parasols can be rented on both beaches and there are plenty of food and drink facilities in the surrounding areas. Those wanting to explore this stunning part of Menorca will find the public transport is more than adequate. A mini tourist train runs in Cala’n Bosch throughout the day and stops off at various locations around the town. For longer journeys, there are reliable bus services into the neighbouring resort of Cala Blanca and the town of Ciutadella.