Platja de Santandria is four kilometres from Ciutadella, between Caleta d'en Gorries and Cala Blanca. This area is known for its prehistoric caves.
Legend tells that the name is given by a Christian prisoner wound by Moor captain called this coastal corner Sancte Andrea. This inlet near Cape d'Artrutx is not very big and does become very crowded by local visitors and tourists, the beach is sandy and exposed to the winds from the west northwest which produces a gentle breeze. The waters are calm and clear and the slope is gentle.
Access by car is straightforward. Private cars can be left on a free parking area in the surroundings. You can also reach this beach using public transport.