Portals Nous is a town located in the southwest coast of Mallorca and lies on the West side of the Bay of Palma. It is an important yacht charter base on the island and most of the yacht charterers are drawn to the famous Puerto Portals yacht club.
Only, a short walk from the famous yacht club of Puerto Portals near the town of Portals Nous, you will find numerous bars, restaurants and shops.
The marina of Portals Nous was built on purpose and claimed with likely exaggeration to be one of the best marinas in Spain and contributes to promote the town to the status of a chic resort.
Around the marina, you will also find a few attractive buildings, including the famous parish church which is beautifully set above the bay and the American school which is located between the straggling high street, the marina and the beautiful beaches nearby.
When visiting Puerto Portals during a yacht charter trip around the island of Mallorca, it is particularly recommended for the yacht charters to visit Portals Nous and its exotic port, Puerto Portals which is also one of the most prestigious yacht marinas in Europe.
Puerto Portals occupies a perfect location in the Bay of Palma and offers up to 670 moorings for yachts measuring up to 80m long. It is also regarded as the most fashionable marina in the area where dining activity takes pride of place over the numerous expansive crafts nearby.
Gleaming white and sparkling clean, the numerous yachts create a floating armada between the various restaurants and the Mediterranean Sea.
It is also a popular spot for some sporting classics including the various major yachting regattas, the vintage car reunions, exhibitions and humorous raft races and some festivals held annually.
Another important point to note out about Puerto Portals is its beach which is well protected by a small offshore island surrounded by the turquoise waters offering safe swimming in shallow waters. It is a wide fine sand beach set in tropical appearance and beautiful overlooked by an exquisite ancient church perched on a cliff above.