Richard met us when we arrived and showed us to the property. We had a couple of questions during the week and he responded quickly to text messages. We were happy to explore the resort ourselves, but Richard even offered to give us a lift to the large supermarket at the edge of town to stock up. You have the added reassurance that if Richard is unavailable, his family run the nearby Scandals bar so someone is always on hand in an emergency.
Despite being on the edge of the main resort, the bus service is fantastic with buses to Alcudia, Port de Pollenca,Palma, Arta and so on as well as the tourist train nearby. You can hire bicycles from Easy Rider and there is a cycleway the full length of the promenade.
Can Picafort is a pleasant resort and Son Baulo is a quite area at the South end. The beach and bus stop are 50m from the apartment and there are a few shops, hotels and bars locally. This was ideal for us but some might prefer to be in the centre of the...