Although many believe that Mallorca has nothing to offer but spectacular beaches, which is no small thing, the reality is very different. Mallorca has a very varied leisure offer and as the cold and rain are now approaching, taking a dip in the beach is no longer an option. That’s why it’s important to know places where you can spend a pleasant day sheltered from the weather. These are the times when plans such as taking a stroll through the wide variety of shops that Mallorca has to offer or taking refuge in the cinema to enjoy a film with a huge bucket of popcorn, become the perfect options to liven up your afternoon holiday. That is why we would like to recommend you some of the main shopping centres that you will find in Mallorca and we are sure that they will satisfy all your needs.
Mallorca has, mainly, three shopping centres located in Palma and its surroundings, so it is very easy to reach them, both by public transport and by car. If you choose the latter option, don’t worry, they all have ample parking spaces so that you don’t have to break your neck looking for a place to leave your car and you can just enjoy yourself.
Shopping Centres Mallorca
The Porto Pi Shopping Centre is one of the oldest in Mallorca, having opened in 1995. It is located next to the port of Palma de Mallorca and this privileged location has made it a reference point for both residents and tourists. It stands out for being completely covered so it becomes a perfect option in the rare, rainy afternoons in Mallorca. It has 6 commercial floors and is dominated by clothing shops with the most prominent brands both nationally and internationally. In the Porto Pi Shopping Centre you can find shops like Zara, Tommy Hilfiger or Lacoste among others. In spite of focusing on fashion you will also be able to find shops of all types such as electronics, toys, sport or home. If after a long walk through this magnificent shopping centre you feel like having a bite to eat you won’t even have to move, as on the top floor you will find a multitude of restaurants where you can recharge your batteries after a morning’s shopping.
If you don’t have a car, don’t worry. Line 1 of Palma de Mallorca’s intercity buses will leave you right at the door. This is also a highly recommended option, as line 1 runs along Jaime III and Passeig Mallorca streets, where there are also a large number of shops and restaurants. If you go by car you can park in one of its 1,570 covered parking spaces.
Mallorca Fashion Outlet (Festival Park)
Opened in 2002 under the name of Festival Park, which was changed to Mallorca Fashion Outlet in 2019. The Mallorca Fashion Outlet offers a completely open shopping centre where you can walk around or calm your appetite in its restaurants. This shopping centre is located only 7km from Palma and offers a wide range of shops of the best fashion and sport brands. This makes it the ideal place to take a walk on a sunny autumn day. It also has a very particular style reminiscent of a small village, so a walk among its shops is a very important part of your visit to Mallorca. This huge shopping centre stands out for offering its customers the best prices, as it is focused on outlet sales, so visiting its shops and taking advantage of the incredible discounts they offer is an opportunity not to be missed. It also has an enormous gastronomic offer with several restaurants, cafes and ice-cream parlours for all tastes. Enjoy one of the restaurants, sit down to rest and have a coffee on one of the terraces before continuing with your shopping or go to see a film in the Cinesa Festival Park multiplex. Cinema in Mallorca that has 20 theatres where you can see all the film premieres with IMAX quality.
The mall Mallorca Fashion Outlet is located in the municipality of Marratxí, just 10 minutes from Palma by car and 20 minutes from Palma de Mallorca airport. It has a huge free outdoor car park where you can park without complications. If you don’t have a car you can get there by train, as the centre has a stop with its own name so finding it will be easy.
The FAN Mallorca Shopping is the newest and most modern of all the shopping centres in Mallorca. It is located only 2 minutes from Palma de Mallorca Airport and has a huge gastronomic, commercial and entertainment offer. On its two floors you will find the main national and international fashion brands as well as sports, beauty and electronics shops. It also has a huge supermarket where you can do all the necessary shopping for your daily life. In spite of being an open-air shopping centre, it has large balconies with which you can take refuge in case of bad weather, which makes a visit to FAN Mallorca Shopping a great option whatever the weather.
On its two huge floors you will also find a wide variety of restaurants where you can taste dishes from all over the world, from Argentinean roast to Japanese ramen. But if all that Fan Mallorca Shopping has to offer is still not enough, you can also enjoy the latest releases in its Artesiete Fan multiplex, which has 8 cinemas equipped with the latest technology to enjoy the cinema like never before. Its proximity to the airport makes it the perfect place to spend your last hours in Mallorca.
If you come by car, you can park in its huge car park which has both underground and outdoor spaces so finding a parking space will not be a problem. If you choose to visit FAN Mallorca Shopping by public transport you can choose one of the five bus lines (L18, L28, L32, L23 and L31) which will leave you just a few metres away.
Holiday Center Santa Ponsa
As you have seen, the options to reach any of the three main shopping centres in Mallorca are endless so you can easily get there from Holiday Center Santa Ponsa. The ideal place to stay on your holidays as you will be able to enjoy all the comforts to spend a dream holiday on the wonderful island of Mallorca.