Feeling at home in a place we are not used to is sometimes difficult, as each house has its own decoration and it’s the reflection of each person’s taste. The most important thing is to find the style that matches one’s personality and with which one can feel identified; since that makes it possible to call a given house home. In Ibiza you will find a great variety of houses, each one with its own style and character.
As the anthropologists say, by studying a country´s religion, you get a better understanding of its culture. So what do men in pointed purple hoods marching to the dramatic banging of the drums through the streets of Ibiza old town make of the Spanish culture during “semana santa”, the Easter week?
Ibiza is a small island, but has many different faces. Which areas are the best for a great stay in a private villa, yet close to all the beach life and the action?
Summer has not arrived to Ibiza, if you don´t relax at the bar of a little wooden shack somewhere on a beach. This year marks the return of the famous “chiringuito” bar. We introduce you to some of them:
Sant Antoni de Portmany (San Antonio) is not only the capital of Ibiza´s famous sunsets, but also the town, where the yin and yang of the island clash. The town centre and coastline is famous for its endless strip of bars and clubs, the so-called “West End”, whilst the surrounding landscape and bays offer a tranquil and peaceful ambience where you can wind down and reconnect with nature.
Ibiza is undoubtedly one of the best places on earth to enjoy a tremendous range of restaurants offering different styles from all over the world. And in recent years some of the most renowned chefs in Spain have chosen Ibiza to be their new home and base to celebrate their art. Read more →
Discover Ibiza´s fantastic natural environment while working out your body or learning and practicing a new, fun activity. It´s time for some fun in the sun!
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Ibiza is fun for kids, if you know where to go and which parts of the island to avoid. We have listed a few entertainment options for both kids and their parents.
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At the foot of the romantic old town of San Miguel de Balansat in the north of the island you have a beautiful country restaurant, called “La Luna Nell’Orto”. It is situated in a carefully restored old farm house, preserving the rustic charm of the traditional Ibicencan architecture. On their cosy terrace you can sit down unter a hundred year old figue tree to have lunch or dinner.
The tastefully decorated place is ideal for a romantic dinner full of typical Mediterranean flavours. Some of their specialities include grilled high quality meat and vegetables, handmade Italian pastas and some avantguard dishes, which their creative chef has designed to satisfy even the most demanding taste buds.
They also quite frequently offer live shows throughout the summer making your night out even more enjoyable.
+34 971 33 45 99www.lunanellorto.com
The traditional Ibicencan cuisine is entirely based on what the island has to offer, and although nowadays most of the food has to be shipped to the island, some restaurants still stick to their local suppliers, – especially the fishermen are highly appreciated here.
Ibiza is full of small pleasures, summer is the time to enjoy the island’s sunshine, and what a better way than swimming in one of these spectacular pools in these fabulous villas. If you are looking for a perfect home for yor holidays, then take a look at these beautiful properties that exhibit luxury, comfort and tranquility.
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In our blog we have already given several ideas of how to spend a perfect day of sightseeing in Ibiza. Here we bring to you a perfect summer’s day in Ibiza.
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Ibiza is an island where many VIPs and celebrities gather, so it is also a place with many luxurious mansions and villas. Here we bring you a selection of the top seven luxury homes on the island with spectacular chill outs.
While beeing sleepy and laid-back in the winter months, during the summer Ibiza island turns into a place that never sleeps. Everything goes, 24 hours – from wild parties to tranquil yoga retreats in a beautiful environment. And because our favourite island has so many faces, we have listed some of our favourite places for you to choose from:
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The Plaza del Parque square, located just before driving up into the old town is one of the busiest places in Ibiza all year round, as it has become one of the hippest hangouts and meeting points for residents and tourists alike. During the summer the place is buzzing with life, full of street musicians and artists, and locals resort to the Plaza as their meeting point before moving on to a club, to the cinema or simply in order to watch people passing by.
On a very small surface you can observe here the whole range of cosmopolitan life Ibiza has to offer. Old Ibicencos are sitting next to bankers and lawyers in their lunch break, tourists from all over the world, hippies of the first generation and some celebrities of the Ibizan night life. This is the perfect scenario for newly opened restaurant In & Out, which blends in with their offer ranging from typically Spanish “tapas” to Asian Fusion cuisine such as their signature dishes Sirloin Wok with curry and vegetables, Udon noodles with tuna and yakisoba or salmon sashimi.
Plaza del Parque Square, Ibiza town
+34 971 30 73 70 – www.in&outibiza.com
This friendly and hipster Beach club and restaurant is located in one of the most chic settings of Ibiza town, overlooking the beach of Talamanca.
A visit to Ibiza is also always about renovating your mind and body. In recent years quite a big number of spas have opened on the island, which offer in- and outdoor therapy, hammams, jacuzzis with fantastic vistas to the sea and the latest in relaxing massages and beauty treatments. We have listed the most recommendable ones for you:Read more →
In the previous post we gave you a few tips for a perfect day in Ibiza, today we would like to bring you the second installment,so that you have everything you need to explore and discover the island. We hope to give you a entire day to enjoy the beaches, restaurants, sunsets and even fit in a bit of shopping.
Traditional dishes, the best paella variations, fresh fish, star chef creations and dishes from all around the world, – Ibiza is an island with a terrific culinary range, which even satisfy the most demanding customer. The vast mix of cultures, that coexist on the island can be tasted in Ibiza´s restaurants. Here are some dishes you don´t want to miss out on while you are here:
Autumn is one of the best seasons to enjoy Ibiza. The temperature is very pleasant and the days, are mostly sunny and very clear, and away from the sometimes unbearable heat of summer. It is an ideal time to spend a holiday while having pleasant weather, it’s relaxed and you can enjoy the true essence of the island.
Spending a perfect day in Ibiza possible. Here we offer you a step by step plan, for you to enjoy and make the most of Ibiza.
Autumn is an ideal season in Ibiza. The temperature is mild, a relief from the summer heat and yet it is still not cold. It is a time of year when you can still enjoy the beach on days when it’s sunny and you can also take walks without breaking into a sweat.
In the warmer months the famous beaches of Ibiza are full of people. But there are still remote places, places where you can swim in peace and tan in the sun without having someone right on top of your towel.
Sometimes Ibiza is associated with beach bars with high prices, but there are also many kiosks in Ibiza where you can eat and drink well without spending all your savings.
Ibiza has several restaurants, both in the city and major tourist areas, where you can sample gourmet tapas in environments ranging from extremely casual to the most glamorous. Haute cuisine is present on the island !! Ibiza Tapas.
The coastline of San Jose, located in the south of the island, is one of the most beautiful you can find in Ibiza. With spectacular white sand beaches, magical islands, crystal clear waters, ideal for diving and snorkeling, great beach restaurants and breathtaking sunsets are just some of the attributes of this coastal area.
You cannot visit Ibiza without seeing a sunset, a natural event which is totally fascinating from this part of the world. On the island there are many places to enjoy this moment, whether in bars, restaurants while dining, sipping a cocktail, listening to chill out music or live music from a saxophone player, the choices are many and all equally emotional.
The Ibiza nights are usually intense and a good way to start them is in one of the restaurants that also have a lounge bar. In Ibiza there are many such establishments where you can dine while listening to good music, you can talk and drink something in an environment which is created specifically for pleasure, comfort and elegance. Places where you can also enjoy more relaxed dancing and enjoy drinking champagne or a cocktail.Read more →
While many beaches in Ibiza include all services and are located in urban areas, there are still many other natural coves where you can enjoy nature at its best. This is the case in Cala d’en Serra beach, Aguas Blancas (White waters) and Sòl d’en Serra, the three places that we have selected in this small guide.
Ibiza has inspired fashion around the world since the 1960s. Here are the top three classic accessoires for a relaxed and easygoing summer on the island.
Ibiza has many good restaurants where you can find all types of cuisine, from traditional to the most varied and international. The offer is huge, but here we suggest three osmall charming restaurants for you to have dinner.
Posiblemente Can Jordi es uno de esos establecimientos ibicencos, que al mismo tiempo es bar y tienda de comestibles ubicado en la carretera de Sant Josep a Ibiza.
En pleno corazón de la isla de Ibiza, en el Santa Gertrudis, encontramos un romántico bistro de aires franceses, La Plaza.
Located in the heart of Ibiza city this new restaurant stands out with an avantgarde culinary proposal and a fresh, modern design.
In Ibiza you have some wonderful delicatessen shops even for the most demanding foodists
Pocas cosas hay tan agradables como tomar el sol sobre una hamaca en Ibiza. El ruido de las olas del mar, el calor sobre la piel y los mejores cócteles y refrescos acompañan la experiencia sobre tumbona. Aquí va una lista con los mejores beach clubs y restaurantes frente al mar para tomar el sol y para disfrutar de un ambiente inmejorable.
Ibiza is fantastic for hiking in spring time and at the beginning of the summer, when the island is still green and blossoming. We have listed three of the most interesting areas for an inspiring walk. Read more →
In the south-west coast of San José, after a leisurely drive down the hill you will find the delightful and very family friendly beach of Cala Vadella, a protected bay and natural port with a sandy stretch of approximately 270 m length and 50 – 70 m width, surrounded by pine-clad forests.
In our blog today we would like to help you with making the most of your stay once on the island of Ibiza. Have you ever thought about having your own personal private chef at home? One of our most demanded services and each year with increasing demand due to satisfied customers. At Villa Rental Ibiza we have professional chefs always available for you.
Today we would like to talk about some of the places you can go for the best sea views. Places where you can really enjoy the fine food of Ibiza. We’re talking about unique restaurants, with an extra special touch and amazing views. These are the best terraces in Ibiza to have lunch or dinner while overlooking the sea.
One of the most delicious dishes from Ibiza’s gastronomy is the bullit de peix followed by arroz a la banda.
The countdown is on…..to the some of the hottest parties in the world, the official opening parties in Ibiza! Not for the faint hearted! Let’s raise the bar and raise our hands to the stars with some of the most amazing parties ever witnessed. Ibiza is famous worldwide for the best DJs; will we see you this year?
We at Villa Rental Ibiza try our best to make it as easy as possible for you when planning your holidays in Ibiza. We want to take care of you during the entire process, from the pre- booking process and once you find yourselves on the island of Ibiza. Today , we want to guide you through some of the best places and locations in Ibiza to rent your ideal villa.
Ibiza is one of the top tourist destinations in the world and is becoming increasingly popular amongst thise if us who are looking for a unique venue to celebrate one of the most important days of our life, our wedding day. For this reason Villa rental Ibiza blog would like to recommend some restaurants perfect for weddings and indeed any other special occasion.
Cala Tarida is a beautiful long sandy beach in San José in the southwestern part of Ibiza island – ideal for families with small children
This restaurant is located in one of the most beautiful and amazing parts of Ibiza, and possibly in the entire coast of the Mediterranean, Cala Conta beach ( Platges Comte ).
And here we are, almost without realizing it we are in March , Spring is well in the air and we are seeing the first glimmerings that summer is just around the corner
From our blog, we would like to tempt you with thoughts of this summer which is quickly coming upon us ……..
And today why not get busy with some superb and very authentic beach bars in Ibiza. The essence of the island and the summer, known as “chiringuitos”
We normally speak to you about Ibiza, as you know, however today lets talk about our neighbouring island Formentera, a little gem dotted in the Mediterranean sea. While you are in Ibiza, why not try something different, and spend a day in Formentera, we promise you’ll be glad you did, with its amazing beaches, crystal clean waters, find sand…its pure paradise!!!!
With summer just around the corner, the sun already shinning in Ibiza, let’s talk today about some coves for you to discover this summer.
We continue from the blog of Villa Rental Ibiza this week with some very attractive proposals that will help you make the most out of your time in Ibiza. Fancy a shopping trip? Today we can bring you the top stores on our Gold List.
As you well know, we always try to bring you useful information to our blog, about useful services and ways to make your stay more interesting while here.Villa rental Ibiza is here to help you make the most of your time on this beautiful and glamourous island. Today we thought of something that surely will seem tempting….have you ever dreamt of travelling around Ibiza behind the wheel of a super luxury car?
The Miami based Nikki Beach can be found now also in Ibiza. The famous event and party club resides on the east coast, at Cala Nova.
We’re in 2014 and at Villa Rental Ibiza we are continuing to work very hard to make this upcoming season in Ibiza the most exceptional. Today , in our blog, as always we come with the intention of helping you make the most out of your time in Ibiza.
And so comes that time again… Christmas ! . With recent memories of those wonderful days of beach and summer sun in Ibiza, and without realizing that Santa Claus is about to come down the chimney…
Playa d’en Bossa is one of Ibiza ‘s beaches, set in the summer months and also one of the largest of the island.
This summer we brought to you different recommendations for different types of restaurants each with their own type of atmosphere, here is the list for you :
We are now in the colder months in Ibiza, a perfect time of year to enjoy the most authentic and rural Ibiza. So with that in mind, we would like to bring you the following great places just waiting to be discovered these days……
At this point I think we all know that in addition to its wonderful beaches, great atmosphere in the summer months , beautiful people,it’s wonderful Mediterranean cuisine ,and the best parties… Ibiza also has many other seductive proposals that is the “real” Ibiza. As is the case with the traditional island dances (ball pagés ) , today we bring to our blog what we believe to be a clear demonstration of Ibiza’s popular culture and folklore.
It’s been awhile since we have spoken about ourselves, that is Villa Rental Ibiza, and about all the services we offer, not only the best villas but also the best services and concierge that we feel go hand in hand when renting a villa.Our goal is to help you enjoy your stay even more, so that you have nothing worry about,we want to just sit back and enjoy this wonderful island.
Summer has passed … Ibiza is now different, but not less attractive as it still has many options to continue enjoying it . From our blog today, Villa Rental Ibiza blog, we will travel to the town of San Antonio ( Sant Antoni de Portmany ) to suggest some more interesting proposals .
Last month our blog was about traditional Ibizan cuisine and today we will bring to you four restaurants of Ibiza which are perfect for enjoying all those wonderful authentic Ibizan dishes.
We can almost say that this is still the summer of Gin Tonic ‘s amongst other things , a trend that started sometime ago in other countries and continues here. So for all of you who choose Ibiza for a few days of vacation, an interesting proposal ,would be to enjoy a premium brand Cocktail, well served ( as appeared in “Vogue” ), in an interesting place in Ibiza. Hence, in this post we are going to suggest some tempting places, where you can enjoy a good Gin Tonic with friends.
Today, a different post , which we hope you find interesting…The top 10 places in San Josep which you must not miss you can not miss !. Places to fall in love with !
In this post from villarentalibiza.com blog, we would like to give a summary of the last 10 posts published. Suggestive and interesting suggestions to help you enjoy the island of Ibiza to the fullest. And today’s 10 interesting topics in one post …
From the blog of villarentalibiza.com over recent months we have been bringing you many wonderful coves and beaches on the coast of the island of Ibiza. Today we return to this, to bring you two wonderful proposals for the essential coves and beaches and what is the essence of Ibiza.
The Cave of Es Cuieram is an ancient and sacred sanctuary dedicated to the Phoenician goddess of fertility, Tanit, whom the Carthaginians also worshipped. The cave is located in the northeast of the island, in the township of Sant Joan de Labritja, just overlooking the Sant Vicent cove.
We continue the villarentalibiza.com blog, with some suggestive proposals for you to know our island better and of course to enjoy it in the best possible way. Today we bring to you some places with wonderful views in Ibiza. The best spots … Maybe ideal for a declaration of love? …
The history of Ibiza has produced a great cultural legacy with the Phoenicians, Carthaginians, Romans, Arabs, Christians … Their traditions and customs have clearly influenced the life and character of the people of this Mediterranean island.
We are in summer in Ibiza, “the marinas” and the Yacht Clubs, are fully operational, as Ibiza is the perfect place to enjoy from the sea. We thought it would be interesting to bring you information from the three major ports that we have at our disposal on the island, Ibiza, San Antonio and Santa Eulalia.
We always aim to show you those interesting places and things to do, to make your stay in Ibiza memorable, therefore today we will tell you about those hippy markets which are so popular on our island.These places are discussed below and they are sure to leave you with lovely memories, amongst other things, of your visit to the island. Directly from our Villa Rental Ibiza Blog.
Without realizing we are in summer in Ibiza!. From the blog of villarentalibiza.com, as you know, every week we suggest tempting proposals so that you can get to know the island of Ibiza in all its greatness. Today I approached a sport with many followers around the world, and that is a delight to practice not only in the summer months but throughout the year in Ibiza. We’re talking about Golf.
From our blog Villarentalibiza.com we bring to you a post about the best places to buy authentic Ibiza fashion, perfect for these summer days. Of course we’re talking about La Marina in the old port of Ibiza.
In this post we would like to talk about restaurants and dining in Ibiza, with special restaurants that offer us more than just great food … like those cool restaurants in the summer months that we have at our disposal, with beautiful people and a chic atmosphere to match.
This week, from our blog, we will focus more in depth on some of the services we provide to our customers. This is, of course, in addition to the main villa or townhouse rental in Ibiza.
Ibiza offers us few things in these months of good weather! Unique beaches and coves, the atmosphere in the months of summer, unique places, markets, beach club’s, sunsets, we could go on forever. From our blog we bring to you our weekly tantalizing suggestions…
Every week we bring to our villarentalibiza.com blog, information about all sorts of places, activities, events, places in Ibiza that we think would be of interest to you so that you can enjoy the maximum from Ibiza. We are in the month of June and are now fully operational with the most important Global Music Club’s and the best parties of the summer. Here are some of the most important …
Last month we presented in our Blog villarentalibiza.com, the services we offer to our customers, in addition to main villa rentals in Ibiza. Today we will continue to present some of these services and in particular those that refer to the Concierge service.
The good weather and summer have arrived!!! One of the most important proposals for those of you whom are not only seeking beautiful beaches but also with places with great atmosphere, good music and beautiful people ,are those trendy beach clubs we find in some of the best beaches in Ibiza.
In this post we take you on a walk through Ibiza´s medieval past. It was in 1990, when the old town, D’alt Vila was declared World Cultural Heritage, and in the multitude of little streets, stairs and passages on the uptown hill you can still get lost today. We think it is a wonderful stroll into the colourful past of this island and a place, where time seems to stand still.
We continue with our blog today with information on some of the best areas in Ibiza where you can enjoy your stay at your villa. Today we focus on two places that are a delight and increasingly demanded and appreciated by our customers, these areas are Las Salinas and Playa d’en Bossa.
Today we would like to bring a special post to our blog Villarentalibiza.com. It about one of the most special beaches we can enjoy here in Ibiza, Aguas Blancas Beach.
From Villarentalibiza.com, we can offer a wide range of villas, houses and chalets to spend a few days in Ibiza and Formentera also. Our dedication is completely in renting villas in Ibiza.
Today in our blog we would like to share with you two charming areas in the municipality of San José. The village of Cubells and its surrounding area could be defined as being in the same area as Cubells itself, however due to its charm and importance, we would like to view it sepertely, Porroig.
In Villa Rental Ibiza, we rent villas or houses in Ibiza with many different styles. One important style is the traditional Ibizan villa, also known as “casa payesa”.Today we would like to give you more information about architecture in Ibiza and its typical country houses and rustic farm houses.
An Ibizan house, that has been converted into a romantic restaurant, simply an amazing place in the cute little village San Agustín des Vedrà, just out of San José town, where you can enjoy fabulous views of the church and the square from its pleasant and relaxing terrace.
Enjoy a pleasant evening in a typically Ibizan environment. Take a look at the utensils that decorate the thick, whitewashed walls. The staff and its manager Vicent Tur, who is passionate about wine, are noted for their friendliness and attentive service.
The one hundred year old entrance arch invites you to come and enjoy the culinary specialities which range around fresh local products with a modern, Mediterranean flavour.
Reservations: + 34 971 34 43 21
Plaza Mayor, San Agustín des Vedra, 07839 San José
The restaurant Es Xarcu is a “chiringuito”-type, quite simply constructed restaurant located at the beach with its same name, within the area of Porroig and Cala Jondal (one of the most beautiful and wild places of the San Jose coast). Don’ t be misguided by its appearance: Ex Xarcu is one of the best restaurants in Ibiza for paellas and rice dishes, but especially for fresh fish and shellfish dishes. Great views, with an idyllic terrace almost over the sea. Nice looking houses and luxury villas are common around Porroig; always spectacular. Great atmosphere and good looking people in an unspoilt part of the island!
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Cala Jondal beach in Sant Josep de sa Talaia, has become one of the coolest places to be seen in the last fifteen years. With beautiful people, lots of glamour, it’s the place to see and to be seen, so for anyone looking for an ambience day, with great music and a colourful atmosphere, perhaps Cala Jondal is the most “in place” in Ibiza, alongside Marina Botafoch and Ses Salines beach.
Ibiza has always attracted some great designers and interior architects seeking inspiration on this island. Some of them have settled down here and offer their unique pieces directly to the final client.
Every day it is becoming more and more popular to choose quality accommodation to
spend a few days in Ibiza, whether it is a house, apartment or villa. It is true that there are
many different hotels to choose from on the island, however the option of having your own villa for your stay on the island is also an excellent choice, for this reason we have so many satisfied guests returning to this option every year. Let us take a look at the some of the many advantages of opting for a villa.
The reason as to why Platges de Compte (better known as Cala Conta) is one of the best loved beaches in Ibiza is obvious. Situated in the Sant Josep de Sa Talaia region of the island, Platges de Compte consists of two coves, linked by golden sandy beaches.