Cala Comptessa, beautiful sandy beach, Illetes.
Update 13/04/20. Cala Comptessa is located in front of the residential area of Illetes on the west coast of Mallorca, 8 km from Palma and 3 km from Portals Nous. It is a natural inlet from the coast that forms a small beach with calm waters and white sand. The area where Cala Comptessa is located is full of residential buildings and some hotels, so the beach has a large influx of both residents and tourists.
Cala Comptessa stands out for the clarity of its waters due in part to its sandy seabed and shallow depth. The natural inlet where Cala Comptessa is located, in addition to the small islet facing the beach, protect it from the wind and waves. Access to the sea is gently sloping, ideal for families with children. Sa Caleta islet is 120 m away from the beach. Being located next to the town of Illetes in its surroundings we find residential homes although from the beach you can see mainly nature. The beach is surrounded by pine trees and small bushes and it is easy to find shadows to shelter from the sun in summer.
The town of Illetes, where Cala Comptessa is located, stands out for the numerous islets that are found on its coast, in addition to the numerous sandy coves. The nearby town of Portals Nous has a magnificent marina with a wide gastronomic offer and numerous shops.
The closest beaches to Cala Comptessa are Illetes Beach and Cala Xinxell, both located in the tourist center of Illetes.
"The clarity of the waters of Cala Comptessa stands out."
TECHNICAL CHARACTERISTICS OF THE BEACH:
• Sandy beach.
• Length 80m, width 20m.
• Little swell in summer.
• The seabed is sandy with areas of rocks and Posidonia meadows in the surroundings.
• Beach next to urban nucleus.
• There are no water activities.
• It does not have hammocks and umbrellas.
• It does not have access to the sea for the disabled.
• It has showers.
• It has a lifeguard.
"The natural environment where Cala Comptessa is located stands out."
ADDITIONAL BEACH INFORMATION:
• There is a bar near the beach.
• Beach surrounded by urban landscape and pine groves.
• High occupation.
• Easy accessibility.
• Small parking by the beach.
• There is public transport near the beach.
Other visits you can do near Cala Comptessa:
Near Cala Comptessa you can visit the municipal market of Santa Catalina in the town of Palma. Other points of special interest are the nearby towns Portals Nous and Palmanova. Some of the most beautiful beaches within the municipality of Calviá are Cala Falcó and Playa del Mago. It is also worth noting the wonderful views that you can get from the Military Museum of San Carlos in the west dock of the Port of Palma.
Links related to Cala Comptessa. See the links at the bottom of this page with important information of places of special interest near Cala Comptessa and our recommendations.
How to arrive:
Cala Comptessa is located 3 km from Portals Nous and 8 km from Palma in front of the residential area of Illetes. There is a small car park next to the beach although in summer it is difficult to find places available.