C’an Pastilla is a coastal town which lies on the eastern coast of the Bay of Palma on the island of Mallorca. It is renowned in the area for boasting a fine sandy beach with clear water with a large variety of water sports, a vibrant nightlife and for hosting the biggest Water Park in Europe.
C’an Pastilla was originally a fishing village which has expanded gradually with the demands of the tourist industry. The narrow main street in the town is dotted with the famous Church of San Antonio de la Playa which will lead you down to its charming harbor which lies on the Bay of Palma.
C’an Pastilla is a popular yacht charter base in the area and hosts the beautiful marina of Club Maritimo Playa de la Playa which can accommodate up to 400 yachts that have a maximum length of 20m.
The marina is also within easy distance to some interesting marinas nearby like Puerto Palma de Mallorca, Puerto Portals, Club Nautico de Santa Ponsa, Club Nautico Sa Rapita and Club Nauitco El S’Estanyol and El Arenal.
In the marina of Ca’n Pastillo, you will find a large number of luxury yachts and many pleasure boats and the beach nearby is particularly popular with its fine sand that slopes gently into the sea which make it a perfect spot for children.
You will also find a beautiful tree-line promenade that runs along the beach extending over 5km to join Arenal in the East. You can enjoy pleasant walks along the promenade which is lined with numerous cafes, bars and restaurants which offer a large variety of the Mallorcan delicacies.
One of the main attractions when visiting Ca’n Pastilla is its beaches which are reputed to be nice and clean and are the perfect spot where you can enjoy your evening meal and gazing out to the sea.
In the center of the town, you can visit the Church of San Antonio de la Playa and enjoy some good shopping in the various shops scattered everywhere.
If you want to taste the traditional Spanish specialties, you will find some traditional fish restaurants in the area. You can also have a drink in one of the many superb beach bars which are also a popular spot full of the resident Palma youth.
It is also a perfect spot to enjoy a great sunset in the area. Ca’n Pastilla does not really offer a vibrant nightlife, however you can visit Palma which is only a few steps away where you will find a large variety of live music clubs and nightclubs which are opened till the early hours in the morning.