Ibiza’s beach clubs are one of the island’s biggest draws. It doesn’t get any better than days spent in the sea air and sunshine, enjoying sumptuous cuisine by the sublime shoreline. Whether you choose to start early with a delicious breakfast or later in the day with a leisurely lunch and lounging, where warm afternoons blend seamlessly into shimmering sunset nights, these White Isle institutions won’t fail to deliver flair and fun.
Cala Bassa Beach Club
Cala Bassa Beach Club, or CBbC, sits above a gorgeous horseshoe beach of tantalising turquoise waters. Shady junipers frame a scene of daybeds in the sandy Taittinger Lounge, rustic hamacas in the Coronita Lounge and crisp white-linen tables in the elevated Chiringo, where the kitchen serves up creative fusion, sushi, seafood and traditional Bullit de Peix, perfect for sharing with family and friends.
Aiyanna is laid-back, luxe and at one with its natural surroundings on the unspoilt sandy shores of Cala Nova. Created by the team behind the hugely successful Amante Ibiza, this new sister property promises pops of colour, a wooden decked terrace with panoramic views of the Mediterranean Sea, and delicious fare with ingredients plucked daily from the restaurants own organic vegetable garden.
Hidden away on a rocky cove overlooked by cliffs, Amante captures the essence of Ibiza. Secluded Sol d’en Serra is the perfect spot to enjoy the island’s best cocktails in spectacular surrounds from tables on three levels boasting breathtaking sea views. Chef Carlos Fernandez serves up modern Mediterranean dishes sourced with ingredients from the on-site veggie garden and the island’s best suppliers. Prepare to be amazed.
Babylon Beach Bar
Babylon Beach is one of Ibiza’s best-kept secrets. Tucked away on a quiet cove, but directly overlooking the seafront, it is the perfect escape from the crowds. Celebrated Executive Chef Filippo Alberi delivers quality interpretations of classic Ibicenc, Mediterranean and European dishes with a strong focus on organic, and locally sourced ingredients. The combination of charming location and relaxed vibe make this one of Ibiza’s best-love seaside scenes.
Beachhouse is a firm island favourite, positioned on a prime beachfront spot towards the southern end of Playa d’en Bossa. With a menu of fabulous food, creative cocktails and comfortable day beds, this is definitely the place for laid-back luxury and relaxation. With free yoga classes every morning by the sea and a reputation as top destination restaurant, you’re sure enjoy a great time.
Cotton Beach Club
Cotton Beach Club on Cala Tarida is an impressive beach restaurant on the island’s southwest coast perfect for long lunches, sexy sundowners and delicious dinners and popular with locals and jet setters alike. With a decor decked all in white, the open-air dining terrace is the perfect setting to enjoy head chef Federico Garcia’s menu of Mediterranean classics fused with South American and Asian influences. Afterwards the private sandy beach below is the place to cool down.
El Chiringuito is set among the baking salt plains of Es Cavellet and aims to create simple, honest food in warm and loving environment. Promising a truly memorable experience, the revered beach club caters to health conscious foodies and lovers of Mediterranean classics alike. Relax on the stylish wooden terrace or a sun lounger, while sipping on custom cocktails and enjoying sun-drenched DJ beats by the sea.
Ibiza’s Nikki Beach outpost is a key player on the Ibiza beach club scene. Located in serene Santa Eulalia on the island’s east coast, the stunning shoreline is studded with pines and is the perfect backdrop for an internationally-styled and first-rate beach club experience. Signature sharing platters are the order of the day here, with flair and fun to be had in equal parts.
No list of Ibiza beach clubs would be complete without a mention of Blue Marlin. Instantly recognised the world over as the Ibiza beach club, the glorious setting on Cala Jondal regularly plays host to the world’s best DJs and a glittering clientele who revel by the gleaming beachside white bar.