Cala Marmassen, pebble and rock beach, Puerto de Andratx
Update 14/02/23. Cala Marmassen is 1.7 km from the town of Puerto de Andratx. It is a small pebble and rock beach in a natural inlet between cliffs on the west coast of Mallorca. Cala Marmassen is a little visited beach due to the lack of sand to lie down comfortably. The shore is made up of rocky areas and boulders.
Cala Marmassen is a beach with crystal clear water with a spectacular bottom made up of Posidonia meadows and rocky areas. It is an ideal beach for snorkeling. During the summer it presents little waves although it is not protected from the south wind. Access to the sea is difficult due to its steep coast. The environment where Cala Marmassen is located is formed by cliffs, pine trees and small bushes. From the beach you can see some residential houses and apartment blocks.
In the town of Puerto de Andratx where Cala Marmassen is located, the promenade with a wide gastronomic offer and the old fishing port stand out.
The closest beaches to Cala Marmassen are Cala Fonoll and Cala Blanca, both in the municipality of Andratx.
"The clarity of the waters of Cala Marmassen stands out."
TECHNICAL CHARACTERISTICS OF THE BEACH:
• Pebble and rock beach.
• Length 40m, width 3m.
• Little swell in summer.
• The seabed is rock, gravel and seaweed.
• Beach next to urban nucleus.
• There are no water activities.
• It does not have hammocks and umbrellas.
• There are no showers.
• There is no lifeguard.
• It does not have access to the sea for the disabled.
"Cala Marmassen is a very quiet beach ideal for snorkelling."
ADDITIONAL BEACH INFORMATION:
• There is no bar on the beach, the closest bar is 200 m away.
• Some buildings can be seen from the beach.
• Low occupancy.
• Difficult accessibility.
• Parking by the beach.
• There is no public transport near the beach.
Other visits you can do near Cala Marmassen:
Near Cala Marmassen you can visit the Andratx market that is held every Wednesday. Other points of special interest are the nearby towns Sant Elm and Peguera. Some of the most beautiful beaches within the municipality of Andratx are Cala de Egos and Caló des Monjo. It is also worth noting the wonderful views from the Sa Mola Lighthouse.
Links related to Cala Marmassen. See the links at the bottom of this page with important information of places of special interest near Cala Marmassen and our recommendations.
"www.mallorca-touristguide.co.uk the guide of Mallorca to organize your leisure time."
How to arrive:
Cala Marmassen is located 1.7km from the Port of Andratx. From Puerto de Andratx towards the Sa Mola Lighthouse there is an access to Cala Marmassen. There is a parking area next to the beach.