Santo Tomas Beach, Menorca

Don't miss Santo Tomas beach if you go to menorca with children, one of the beaches with more services of the island, you can't miss it.

Santo Tomas, a beach for the family

Sant Tomas Beach is located in Menorca, it’s considered an urban beach in the south of the Island, it belongs to the village of Es Migjorn Gran. It’s usually very frequented by the tourist of several nationalities as it has very good hotels like the Santo Tomas Hotel and Hotel 55. Nonetheless, it’s not weird to see local people there, as there are some apartments and villas.

Urbanization has a beautiful walk which surrounds the village and the beach of Santo Tomas, it’s an ideal place to walk with the family as it has several children parks, restaurants and a beach bar where you will be able to enjoy a great cocktail.

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It’s highly easy to access by car as it has a parking just at the beginning of Santo Tomas. That’s a good thing that other virgin beaches like Mongofre or Cala Macarelleta doesn’t have.

Sant Tomas urbanization has 3 different beaches.

The area of Santo Tomas is formed by 3 beaches, San Adeodato beach or also known as Binicodrell, Sant Tomas beach, and Binigaus beach. This last one is the most famous as used to be empty of people and the turquoise waters are amazing. But, none of these 3 beaches will disappoint us. These beaches are the longest ones after Son Bou beach. Also, Sant Tomas beach is one of the best beaches to go with children in Menorca.

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Main beach, is the most recommended to go with the youngest of the family, as it has lifeguard, water scooter renting or even boat renting without a license, will become our holidays in an awesome experience in the south of Menorca.

The sand is fully white and thin, with totally transparent water that will amaze everyone. The only negative points of the beach are that in the months of July and August used to be a bit crowded, so if we go on the morning we recommend to go early, in order to take a good place on the beach.

How to get to the beach

You can go to Santo Tomas beach from any place of Menorca, mainly you would need to take the main road ME-1, and go ahead to Es Migjorn Gran which is perfectly indicated. Once there, you will need to cross the village until you see the Santo Tomas road (also is good indicated), it’s a short road and you will be in the urbanization in less than 5 minutes. It’s interesting that you will find a huge ground parking at the beginning of Santo Tomas, on the left side, and it’s less than 5 minutes away from the beach.

Rent a boat in Santo Tomas

That’s a very awesome experience if you want to see all the virgin beaches that surround the urbanization. Santo Tomas has a very small dock with a ramp, where boat renting companies used to launch the small boats. You don’t need to have a license as their engines are small enough. You will be able to discover amazing beaches like Cala Escorxada and Cala Mitjaneta.