Cala Galdana is a stunning horseshoe bay about 800yds from end to end. By far the best beach on the island with safe shallow water. it also has shady picnic areas at the back. The beach has 3 beach bars and full lifeguard, toilets, showers and red cross facilities. Can get pretty crowded though.
The resort itself is very compact with shops, bars, restaurants along a main drag that is about a mile long from the sea inland along the river. It is spotlessly clean everywhere.
Entertainment is restricted to the 3 main hotels and consists mainly of tribute bands - and everything stops at 11pm. Quite a few good restaurants. i would recommend the Mirador overlooking the bay at the ...
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The center of the resort is flat but check your location. Apartment complexes not in the center involve very steep hills and steps. At my time of visiting (Sept 2011) there was only one functioning ATM in resort and No other banking facilities at all.