Although Santa Ponsa is Magaluf's laid-back neighbour, it's still a popular destination for those in search of a big night out. Once the sun goes down, there are lots of options. Many of the best places to visit on a night out are great for families and there are plenty of bars and discos which run on late, too.
Bar Code 7 is a must for families. Aside from it having brilliant entertainment almost every night, this bar boasts a fully supervised play area, so you can rest assured the kids will be kept happy and safe. The owners are able to balance a relaxing environment for the grown-ups and a fun-filled adventure for the kids.
If you're feeling a bit homesick then look no further than The Crown for your injection of British pub-culture. Situated in the heart of the bustling main square, The Crown will no doubt be showing the footie or, failing that, hosting a quiz for its customers. It's just like home, but warmer.
Free nibbles with your drinks, karaoke nights and frequent happy hours await you at Diva Bar. The owner provides the perfect welcome and invites you to sit on one of the many sofas while you browse their cocktail menu looking for your drink of choice.
Hours pass easily at Flozzies Bar, whether on the free pool tables, darts, bingo or quizzes. All these activities and more make Flozzie's a great place to bring the little ones for an evening out. You'll wonder where the time went.
Run almost single-handedly by the smiling Marcello, Bar Lucinda is a place to sit and watch the world go by. The cocktails, beers and sangria are all top notch, and you'll see familiar faces upon every visit, because people always go back to Bar Lucinda.
Those who visit Amigos Bar know about Jim, the owner. Jim has charmed many Amigos who enjoy the music and live sports on the screens inside. Whether you're in a large group looking to party, or a couple out for a drink, Jim will make you feel welcome.
Cocktails, cocktails and more cocktails – Aloha has one of the longest cocktail menus in Santa Ponsa. You definitely get what you pay for here as you can watch the large measures go into your spectacular creation, topped with garnishes galore. You can then sip it through the longest straw you've ever seen.
Celts Well is Santa Ponsa's Irish pub. You'll find it right on the sea front, with music playing all day long and into the early hours. The staff are all really great company, so you can come alone or with friends and be welcomed with a Guinness, no doubt. Nights at Celts Well are full of Irish character so you can expect a table dancing competition or at the very least a good sing-along.
Stepp's has offered live music since 1998 and plays anything from 1960s cover acts to chart-music DJs Duo Magenta. Open until late with karaoke and great drinks, Stepp's is a fun place to dance your night away.
Flamingo's, another of Santa Ponsa's Celtic pubs, is a great place to watch live music and drink great cocktails. The pub is often heaving with people celebrating, and the staff go totally out of their way to make sure you have a great day or night.