Ibiza is renowned for its nightlife and thriving resort scene, and rightly so. But it also has a quieter side, with secluded beaches where you can watch the sunset, while the historic district of Ibiza Town is steeped in old world charm. There are a host of accommodations for all budgets and tastes, including both family-friendly and adults-only options.
Sirenis Cala Llonga is a spacious resort in the laidback Cala Llonga area. The interior is tastefully decorated, with bold splashes of colour. It offers show-stopping views of forested hills and a stunning white-sand bay, which is within walking distance. There are three outdoor swimming pools to choose from, each with a spectacular sea view. There is a bus stop just outside, so you can easily travel to Ibiza Town, just over seven miles away.
This friendly hotel near San Antonio is a big hit with families. Little ones will love the kids' pool, complete with a pirate-themed splash park. There's also a kid's club run by TUI Family Life during the summer, so they'll be occupied while you sunbathe by the huge swimming pool. Enjoy buffet breakfasts and dinners in the cosy restaurant. The hotel has a great location, just 150m from stunning Cala Gracio Beach.
Having recently been renovated from top to bottom, the adults-only AluaSoul is pristine inside and out, with hip, contemporary interiors of white walls and wooden floors. The newly refurbished indoor and outdoor pools wouldn't look out of place in a five-star resort. There's even an a la carte restaurant, as well as a spacious buffet restaurant. What's more, the hotel boasts a great location, right on the seafront of the Es Canar Beach.
If you've come to Ibiza to party, a top choice is adults-only Club Bahamas. It's located right on the beach at the popular resort of Playa d'en Bossa, close to some of Ibiza's top clubs. But the hotel is also a great place to relax and unwind, with a spa where you can pamper yourself. Soak up the sun on a lounger by the large saltwater pool, and treat yourself to a cocktail from the poolside bar.
This resort has a spacious, modern interior. Outside it boasts two swimming pools, which overlook San Antonio Bay, and where you can see stunning sunsets. Poolside massages are on offer for an extra charge. The hotel also offers a kids' club, and a family-friendly programme of activities by the pool and on the beach. It has a quiet seafront location, but it's just a five-minute bus ride from the buzzing nightlife of San Antonio.
The chic Atlantic hotel offers modern, tastefully decorated rooms complete with a kitchenette. Outside, the large pool is accompanied by a children's pool and an adult's whirlpool. You'll find an outdoor bar and a playground there too. The Atlantic is located in Es Cana, a five-minute walk from the beach, shops and restaurants.
This Gold standard hotel has a tastefully decorated interior, offering both buffet and a la carte restaurants. Outside, the pool area offers stunning views of the Med. The hotel is renowned for its great entertainment programme, including live music and cabaret. It's just a stone's throw from Santa Eulalia's beach, and 500m from the town's main square.