Most destinations are associated with a feeling or experience. In some cases, the destination becomes entwined with the experience that you cannot separate the two. Ibiza is a clear example of this. If you talk about the nightlife or an electronic dance music (EDM) experience, most people will think of Ibiza.
Where is Ibiza, why should you visit, and where can you stay when there?
Where is Ibiza?
While you most probably may have heard of Ibiza, you may not know where it’s located. Not to worry, this is quite common. Ibiza is one of the most referenced destinations in pop culture. Countless movies and music videos talk of Ibiza as the ideal destination if you’re looking for a place to relax, enjoy the white sandy beaches, or delve into the night club scenes in summer.
Ibiza is one of the most famous Spanish islands. It is located in the Mediterranean Sea, off the Spanish Eastern coast. Ibiza is surrounded by other well-known destinations such as Valencia, Palma de Mallorca, Elche, Cartagena, Murcia, Barcelona, Algiers, and Badalona. While the island is well known around the world, few people know it is also considered a UNESCO World Heritage site.
Activities in Ibiza
When most people want to visit a new place, they want to have a wholesome experience; enjoy the cuisines, be part of the culture, interact with the locals, and so on. Ibiza offers this and much more.
Some of the activities you can enjoy in Ibiza include;
It is almost a crime to talk of Ibiza and not mention the clubbing experience. The clubbing season kicks off with the International Music Summit in May, followed by the Ibiza opening parties. These festivals go all the way to September, and all through the clubs are lively and packed with both locals and tourists. Some of the well-known clubs in and around Ibiza town are Pacha, Heart Ibiza and Veto.
· Breathtaking sunsets
Throughout the Mediterranean Sea, Ibiza is regarded to have one of the most breathtaking views of the sunset. Moreover, these breathtaking views are not season sensitive, meaning you can enjoy the view all through the year. If you get the best apartments in Ibiza town, you could enjoy the view from indoors. You can also watch the sunset from Benirras beach, San Antonio Bay, or Sunset strip.
· Ibiza town
Ibiza town is a port city within the island and boasts some of the prettiest sites in the region. The city offers a wide range of experiences, from top restaurants and clubs, historical sites, and destinations such as Our Lady of the Snows Cathedral.
· Sandy beaches
Ibiza is home to some of the most popular beaches in Spain. However, more beaches offer an excellent experience for different people. There are family beaches all the way to hippy beaches.
Beaches in and around Ibiza Town include Figueretas beach,Talamanca and Playa d’en Bossa.
If you’re looking for beach parties with celebrities, Las Salinas has you covered. Cala Jondal is the ideal family beach with a relaxing and family-friendly aura. If you’re after breathtaking views, you need to visit Es Vedrá.
Best Apartments to Rent in Ibiza Town 2023
Now that you’re all set and ready to go, you just need to know where to stay. From the island’s popularity, getting the right place can be quite a challenge. This is mainly because of the number of tourists visiting at any time. Not to worry, though, here are some of the best and affordable apartments in Ibiza town.
Note: You cannot stay in the ‘old town’ as no new developments are allow here. The area is mostly inhabited by residence.
1. Apartamentos Llobet (Alejandro Llobet, 6-8, 07800 Ibiza Town, Spain)
Located just next to the Figueretas beach, the Llobet apartments offer the ideal Ibiza picture. The apartments have great views of the Mediterranean Sea and the sunset.
Once here, you’ll get to enjoy facilities and amenities such as an outdoor swimming pool, one of the top restaurants, a modern gym, a bar, fast Wi-Fi, and round the clock reception. The apartments also have a terrace where you can watch the island come to life each day.
Each apartment has state of the art air conditioning, flat-screen satellite TV, and a kitchen equipped with a microwave and an electric hob. The restaurant –overlooking the Ibiza Town, offers excellent breakfast and light meals. The restaurant’s menu is set daily.
The Apartamentos Llobet is located a few minutes from some of the clubs mentioned above, such as Pacha and Hï Ibiza. From the apartments, you can easily access the Ibiza Port, from where you can take a ferry to Mallorca and Formentera –the neighboring islands.
The Apartamentos Llobet is ideal for couples and families, and yes, they do allow pets.
2. Apartaments B-Llobet Sun & Confort – (Avenida Pere Matutes Noguera, 20, 07800 Ibiza Town, Spain)
If you are in search of a deluxe apartment to match the spirit of Ibiza, the Apartaments B-Llobet Sun & Comfort is the place to be. The apartments centrally located from the Ibiza Port and Dalt Villa. Some of the other key amenities a few minutes from the apartments are the Aeropuerto de Ibiza airport, which is just three miles away, the Pacha club, and the Marina Botafoch, which are a mile and a half away.
Each apartment comes fitted with a sitting room with a large flat-screen TV, a balcony with an astounding view, and a dining area. In the kitchen, you’ll find a modern coffee machine and refrigerator. The stylish en-suite bathrooms each have a bath or shower and bidet. You’ll also get free toiletries, bed linen and towels.
The apartment has an outdoor gym, a swimming pool, free Wi-Fi, parking space, and a world-class restaurant. You can also bring your pet along on the trip.
3. Hotel Apartamentos Lux Mar (Ramón Muntaner, 79, 07800 Ibiza Town, Spain)
The Hotel Apartamentos Lux Mar is an elegant apartment located at the heart of Ibiza town. The apartments are located minutes away from the Ibiza Town Centre, the Las Salinas, Playa dén Bossa, and Figueretas beach.
Each apartment has a spacious balcony overlooking the Mediterranean Sea and offers a great view of both the sea and the sunrise and sunset. The Lux Mar Complex is known for going all out with the service. For instance, in their restaurant, you can enjoy a buffet-style international cuisine, and if you prefer pool-side service, it’s also available.
Some of the amenities in the Lux mar include fast and free Wi-Fi, an outdoor swimming pool with a sun terrace, and stylish free sunbeds.
If you’re looking to rent a car or motorcycle, you don’t have to go out of the resort as The Lax Mar offers vehicle leasing services. Additionally, they will provide you with reliable information on the areas you should visit while there. If you need further assistance, the reception is at your disposal at any time of the night or day.
When you visit Ibiza, you’ll definitely want to experience the beaches. Unfortunately, some of the places you’ll get accommodation are far from the beaches, and getting transportation could mean hiring a vehicle, which is only more work.
This apartment solves that problem. It is situated steps away from the beach. If you want to experience Ibiza in its glory, this is an ideal apartment to rent. The other big hurdle most people encounter is getting separate rooms, which may be far apart. The beauty with this apartment is it’s large enough to fit six people.
>> Read also our guide to the best apartments in Es Cana (North-East Ibiza)
Other than being located in the Figueretas district, and just next to the beach, it is also a few minutes from the city center. This apartment includes modern amenities such as air conditioning, washer, and dryer, heater, and it is accessible to people living with disabilities. The kitchen has a dishwasher, fridge, microwave, hob, oven, blender, toaster, kettle, coffee grinder, and coffee maker. For entertainment, you’ll have access to the TV, DVD player, Stereo and a variety of books. The apartment also provides a housekeeper during your stay.
Fred’s is a fantastic resort that offers a wholesome experience. It is especially exciting for couples or small groups. Fred’s is located in Salinas Natural Park and is a walking distance from the Salinas beach, Es Cavellet beach, the DC10 nightclub, the El Chringuito restaurant, and the Churingey bar.
The tranquil space has a beautiful pool area next to the bar and restaurant. If you want an authentic experience, the restaurant offers local cuisines, with products sourced from within the island.
Fred’s also has a sizeable Moroccan tent where they host retreats, meditation and fitness classes, and other events. They also offer yoga, fitness classes, Pilates, boot camps, meditation, and workshops. All these are provided in a great outdoor environment overlooking the Salinas.
You’ll have access to free Wi-Fi, air conditioning, and parking. Moreover, since it is located within the natural park and next to the beach, you’re exposed to some of the unique experiences the island has to offer. The minimum stay for this apartment is four days and is ideal primarily for couples.
There you go, everything you need to know before visiting Ibiza. From the experiences, you must have on your itinerary to the best apartments in Ibiza town to cater to your every need.
You might also like: