Es Grau is a typical Menorcan fishing village, unspoilt and secluded in a nature reserve - 85% of the population being Menorcan. There are three bars, one waterside restaurant, a well stocked supermarket and sandy beaches, which are 'very safe' for children and clean clear warm water makes it ideal for snorkelling and there are good facilities for wind surfing and other water sports.
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- Tranquil and quiet
- Very safe beach and shallow protected waters
- Close to Mahon and Es Castell, so that Mum and Dad can have a change of scene
- Seeking a combination of nature, beach and sea
- Set in picturesque countryside with lots walks and cycling tracks
- Authentic Menorca
(updated June 2019 )
Es Grau is located on the North East Coast in wild and untouched coastline.
Es Grau is a typical Menorcan fishing village, unspoilt and semi-secluded sat in a nature reserve ( S'Abufera Nature Park ) There are three bar restaurants, one waterside restaurant, a small but well stocked mini supermarket.
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Es Grau is all about the natural location. There is pristine coast line and the S'Abufera nature park on the door step with lots of walking and mountain biking routes.
S' Albufera Nature Reserve
S'Albufera Parc Natural - is a wonderful place for an early morning or evening walk (avoiding the summer heat). Footpaths lead, through pleasant lakelandscapes and woodlands to the sand dunes behind the beautiful beach at Es Grau. Walk on further to the fishing village of Es Grau to enjoy beachside sunsets at the two waterside Cafe Bars.
Very natural unspoilt beach especially good for smaller children due it's unbelievable shallows. And while this makes it very popular for children it's big enough for those who prefer to avoid the little ones to find their ideal spots too! Locals will visit on weekends otherswise the beach is generally empty. Pedalos,kayaks ,SUP Boards and sailing craft can be hired from the centre of the main beach. Children will love to explore the area behind the beach and the 'island' in the middle.
The beach can be reached via nearby car parks or on foot from the fishing village or through the S'Albufera park.
Es Grau has three Cafe bars Restaurants and Restaurant Tamarindos to while away the evenings with good food and conversation
Wi-Fi and Internet
Many Bars will offer free WiFi ( passwords on request ) Sim cards and dongles for Spanish networks( Vodafone es /Movistar ) can be bought in nearby towns and topped up via supermarket cashiers. More and more towns have free WiFi in their main public square. WiFi on Menorca
Buses - Es Grau
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TIP:Mahon will mostly be written on timetables, front of buses and signposts as Maó, it's local name. If you are staying longer than a week take a trip on this good network and see some of the other sights, resorts/towns and attractions.Bus Timetable and destinations - Es Grau
There is a regular bus L23 run by Auto Fornells to Mahon including Sundays (Public Holidays). Tickets 1.65 Eur one way
Taxis - Es Grau
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What is the Weather like in Es Grau
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Es Grau has a mediterranean climate characterised by hot dry summers. Menorca has pleasant cooling Summer breeze. The sea temperatures at Es Grau will be around 22-26 degrees in Summer. In October the water is still warm. Spring time ( early March to April ) will have sunny days with temperatures around 20 and above , ideal for sightseeing, walking, cycling and horseriding activities.Wetter & forecast through the year
Restaurants and Bars in Es Grau
Just three Bars Restaurants to share with the locals, One at the beaach ( Bar Es Grau) , one in the Village looking out onto the bay ( Bars Es Moll ) and in the Village ( Cafe Bernadet = good fish )
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Hotels in Es Grau
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