The resort of Santo Tomas is located about 30 Kilometres from the islands capital Mahon and Menorca airport, transfer times if you are on a package holiday to Menorca should be just under an hour.
Santo Tomas is a particularly small resort on the South coast of Menorca and has very limited public transport, with only a few buses a day. The neighbouring resorts to Santo Thomas are Son Bou and Cala Galdana and it lies almost equidistant between Mahon and Ciutadella.
The resort has a small shopping centre, with a few supermarkets, as well as the usual array of tourist bucket and spade shops.
There is a promenade that runs through the entire length of the resort, it runs almost parallel to Santo Tomas beach, passing the various hotels in the resort, as well as a few kids playgrounds. Behind the large Victoria Playa hotel there is a small wood area that is popular with local families in the summer months.
Like most other resorts on the island the main attraction is the beach, but this is particularly the case with Santo Tomas. The beach offers the usual array of water sports including banana boat rides, pedalos to hire. Santo Tomas has two beaches so there is even a choice of which beach to hit each day. One of the beaches in the resort stretches for over a kilometre
If you do venture out of the resort the nearest town is Es Mercadel, the attractions in this town include the market at which fresh local produce can be purchased. Also close by the is Menorca A Cavall riding school, why not take a horse for a ride along the coastline and beaches.
Looking to stay in Santo Tomas there are several accommodation options, there are the usual range of Menorca Holiday Homes and holiday villas. There are also a few self catering apartment complexes including the Vistamar apartments, Hamilton Court Apartments and Mestral and Llebeig Apartments. There are also a few hotels on offer in the resort including the Santo Tomas hotel and the Victoria Playa. The Victoria Playa hotel is great for families and is listed by Thomson Holidays as a ‘family resort’.