Ibiza, or the White Isle as it’s known, has visitors returning year after year thanks to its beautiful beaches, fine Spanish cuisine and thriving social scene. The Mediterranean hotspot is packed full of trendy beach bars – ideal places to lie back on a lounger and sip a delicious cocktail or enjoy a al fresco dinner while taking in one of Ibiza’s spectacular sunsets. Here’s our round up of the best – from the timeless classics to scene-stealing newcomers.
1) Blue Marlin Ibiza, Cala Jondal (bluemarlinibiza.com)
A stylistic setting located in a beautiful bay, this day-to-night beach club concept oozes in class and style, and is a sure favourite amongst those looking for a luxurious and chic hangout. Fabulous cuisine and ambiance are guaranteed here, with Blue Marlin Ibiza established as leading favourite, and one of Ibiza’s must-visit hotspots.
2) Café Mambo, Sunset Strip, San Antonio (cafemamboibiza.com)
Ibiza sunsets are the stuff of legends, and one of the best views can be found at San Antonio favourite Café Mambo. Renowned also for its pre-club parties and hosting upcoming DJs, it also offers a brilliant dining experience, on a seafront terrace where you can dine, sip on a cocktail while the sun creeps towards the horizon.
3) Ocean Beach Ibiza, San Antonio (oceanbeachibiza.com)
Quickly establishing itself as a fun daytime destination, Ocean Beach Ibiza has enhanced the beach club concept with its sprawling swimming pool, set off with hanging disco balls. Whilst you sit back and relax – or the more adventurous guests can dance in the pool – here you can spot the occasional aerialist and enjoy international artists.
4) Nikki Beach Ibiza, S’Argamassa (nikkibeach.com)
A sophisticated beach club concept famous all over the world which ticks all the boxes. Set in a tranquil bay, it offers gourmet cuisine, chic decoration with its upmarket yet rustic feel of wooden decking, and a pool that sparkles under the Mediterranean sun.
5) Ushuaïa Beach Club, Playa d’en Bossa (ushuaiabeachhotel.com)
Enjoy subtle tones of dreamy house music whilst sipping champagne and lazing in the sun on a cabana on the famous Playa d’en Bossa beach. Ushuaïa’s Beach Club is decked out in subtle yet bright hints of colourful fish and dragonflies on palm trees and a has a mouth-watering menu available day to night.
6) The Harbour Club, Talamanca (theharbourclub.es)
The only all-day destination of this kind in the Ibiza Town vicinity. The Harbour Club offers a boutique feel in an elegant setting, and is renowned for its sumptuous Japanese-Peruvian fusion food – Sushi lovers will be in heaven.