6 Of the Best Resorts and Beaches on Menorca Menorca boasts some of the most spectacular crowd-free beaches in the Mediterranean, making it the perfect location to get away from it all and soak up some sun rays. It is the 'kick back and chill out' antidote to its party animal sister island Mallorca in the Spanish Balearic Islands. Happily, there are any number of Menorca villas and resorts where you can relax, recharge, regroup and revitalise. One of the major draw cards to Menorca is the proliferation of stunning white sand beaches that have remained unspoiled. There is also plenty of natural beauty aside from the beaches to be explored, with the entire island being made a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve due to its rich natural flora and fauna. This is your guide to the best of the best on the island. Binibequer Binibequer is located a little south of Sant Luis, with a charming and tranquil beach surrounded by several Menorca villas that are both rented out and privately owned. Off the sands there is a good selection of restaurants and bars and a popular beach bar. Son Bou Son Bou has one of the widest and longest stretches of sand on the island. It is well protected with lifeguard attention, which makes it a popular choice for families. Along the beach there are plenty of sun beds as well as water sports equipment hire. There are plenty of wonderful villas boasting great views, fantastic amenities and good value. Cala Mitjana Cala Mitjana is one of the island's most secluded beaches. Located south of Ferreries, you descend a little rocky path and you are welcomed by a beautiful sandy cove and its surrounding forested cliffs. This is a romantic destination to head to and one of Menorca's best kept secrets. Cala Galdana Cala Galdana boasts all the facilities you may need for a thoroughly enjoyable holiday, and there are plenty of Menorca villas available in this part of the island too. It is known as the "Queen of the Calas" due to its impressive pine tree lined bay. This is a great choice for couples and families with plenty of nightlife, entertainment and water sports on offer. Cala Turqueta What this beach lacks in facilities it makes up for in scenic beauty and tranquillity. It offers a sheltered beach, making it great for families with small children, and a very relaxing location. There are no shops so make sure that you take a picnic lunch with you and a beach umbrella to stay protected from the sun. You will find it south of Ciutadella. Cala'n Porter Cala'n Porter is a well established beach resort area with plenty of Menorca villas available for rent. It boasts everything you are likely to require for an enjoyable vacation, as well as close proximity to the island's airport. The beach is reached via descending steps or a shuttle and there are lively bars, cafes and restaurants along the beachfront as well as beach bars, water sports facilities and sun beds. Menorca is flush with beautiful beaches, from the vibrant holiday resort beaches to serene swept away shores. Here you will find some of the prettiest and most pristine beaches to be had in all of the Mediterranean.