GUIDE TO IBIZA
When you think of this lively Balearic island for most, they will associate it with all night partying! Ibiza has so much more to offer than this.
Here, we look at all this beautiful isle has for its visitors to enjoy.
There is no getting away from Ibiza being one of Europe’s premier partying scenes. World famous DJs flock to this island in the height of the season to entertain the ever-growing crowds.
San Antonio is renowned for being the clubbing capital of the island. Here you will find a whole mix of places to sample; from the real laid back to the more hardcore venues you will not be short of nightlife here. For the ultimate sunset viewing on the island be sure to visit Café Mambo. Here you will experience the sunset over this beautiful island while being entertained by superstar DJs with a drink or two.
Over the years Ibiza Town has grown in stature and is proving to be the hotbed of late-night revelry. Close to Ibiza airport, here you will find Pascha and Amnesia. In recent times Ibiza Town has seen the emergence of glitzy, upmarket venues attracting big celebrities to the area. Be prepared to break the budget to make a visit to Lío but the experience is second to none. Another place to note is Heart which fuses gastronomy, music and art all under one roof. Be sure to check these out for the alternative to all night raving!
For those who prefer to party during the day the island has several beach and pool parties to sample. O Beach, Ibiza Rocks, Blue Marlin are all names that most people wish to visit on their trip to Ibiza. For a more laid-back vibe head up to Santa Eulalia where you will find Nikki Beach situated next to the very swanky W Hotel.
Ibiza is a great option for a short haul family holiday. With its short flight time of two and a half hours from London, if you are travelling with toddlers this makes for a great option to avoid the long travelling time with small children. High season here is between April and October with plenty of scheduled flights with budget airlines to choose from.
With average temperatures reaching low to high twenties, it makes for a more comfortable break when travelling with children.
The island has idyllic beaches to relax on and views to saviour. Suggested resorts to stay in with the family include Santa Eulalia, Cala Tarida, Es Cana, and Portinatx.
Suggested resorts to stay at include Insotel Tarida Beach Sensatori Resort in Cala Tarida, Grand Palladium White Island Resort & Spa in Playa D’En Bossa.
Other things to do
It is highly recommended if you don’t mind travelling by boat to venture over to the neighbouring island of Formentera. It takes approx. 40 mins and there are multiple crossings a day making it very accessible. Once in Formentera the popular way to explore the island is by bicycle, although if this is not feasible there are other options.