We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cala d'Or, Cala en Bosch or Albufiera?

Barnsley
Level Contributor
77 posts
47 reviews
Save Topic
Cala d'Or, Cala en Bosch or Albufiera?

Can anyone please help? Looking for a weeks late booking at end august for me my husband and our 15 year old daughter. We love Lindos but are looking for somewhere a little cheaper and nearer in flight time. We are looking for somewhere pretty with a nice marina if possible, good tavernas but not too comercialised. Can anyone please advise which location would be more suited? Thanks TA.

Vita Bel
Boat Tours, Water Sports, Night Tours, Sightseeing Tours, Private Tours
Barnsley, United...
Level Contributor
116 posts
17 reviews
Save Reply
1. Re: Cala d'Or, Cala en Bosch or Albufiera?

Went to Albufeira in August last year and thought it was too busy. Liked the place, but not as much as Cala D`or. Going to Cala D`or in two weeks for our fourth visit. I find it relaxing but not too quiet. Loads of restaurants to choose from in pedestrianised area, also around Marina. If you have young kids, the beaches here are very sheltered and safe but get very busy too.

Can`t comment on Cala en Bosch as never been.

manchester
Level Contributor
107 posts
13 reviews
Save Reply
2. Re: Cala d'Or, Cala en Bosch or Albufiera?

Hi

I have been to all 3 cala n Bosch probably suits you better if you want a marina and not too lively. Although the others are nice and cala d'or offers a very nice marina which is peaceful although the centre of cala d'or and albuferia are both livelier than cala n Bosch in my opinion.

Hope this helps.

york
Level Contributor
62 posts
37 reviews
Save Reply
3. Re: Cala d'Or, Cala en Bosch or Albufiera?

I would say Cala D'or would suit you best with a 15 year old. It has more going on in an evening than calan bosch, which although pretty, is small and quiet. Havent been to Albuferia (its on my list!) so cant say on that one. Ive been to Lindos and loved it too! If you have any questions get in touch!

Timbuktu, Mali
Level Contributor
861 posts
Save Reply
4. Re: Cala d'Or, Cala en Bosch or Albufiera?

Been to all 3 . Would say Cala D'or would be best . Albufeira could be ok if you chose right location . Cala Bosch not as good as the others .

Cockermouth, United...
Level Contributor
6 posts
32 reviews
Save Reply
5. Re: Cala d'Or, Cala en Bosch or Albufiera?

Hi, Been to Cala d'or & Cala n Bosch - preferred Cala n Bosch - but Cala d'or was nice too - bigger & more spaced out with a lovely marina & pedestrianised area (although they are about 1/4mile apart, we ate more in the pedestrianised area as seemed to be more pricey down by the marina)

Cala n Bosch had a lovely marina with restaurants surrounding it! quieter - lovely! , but then everyone to their own,

Hope this helps

6. Re: Cala d'Or, Cala en Bosch or Albufiera?

-:- Message from TripAdvisor staff -:-

This topic has been closed to new posts due to inactivity. We hope you'll join the conversation by posting to an open topic or starting a new one.

To review the TripAdvisor Forums Posting Guidelines, please follow this link: http://www.tripadvisor.com/pages/forums_posting_guidelines.html

We remove posts that do not follow our posting guidelines, and we reserve the right to remove any post for any reason.

Removed on: 19 July 2013, 05:15
Get answers to your questions about Cala d'Or