15 Top-Rated Resorts in Ibiza
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Ibiza, the resort island in the Mediterranean about 100 miles from Spain, is where Europe (and the world) goes to unwind, vacation, maybe dance a little, and just get away from the cold weather. The island is filled with beautiful beaches and spectacular natural scenery. There are also a wide range of resorts, from budget to luxury, and your choice may depend on its location.
The main city on Ibiza is known as Ibiza Town (or simply Vila), and it's on the south part of the island. Other major resort areas include Portinatx in the north, San Antonio in the west, and Santa Eulalia in the east.
In Ibiza, some resorts are directly on the sand, while many others are up a few steps away from the beach, requiring a few minutes' walk. There are all kinds of resorts on Ibiza-some cater to adults only, some to couples, and some to families. Some large resorts are able to provide a good experience for all three.
Keep in mind Ibiza is a seasonal resort. Many hotels close for the fall and winter and are only open during the high season, from May through October. Find a great place to stay with our list of the top resorts in Ibiza.
Note: Some businesses may be temporarily closed due to recent global health and safety issues.
1. Six Senses Ibiza
One of the newer resorts on Ibiza, the Six Senses Ibiza is the first BREEAM-certified luxury resort in the Balearic Islands for its overall sustainability and minimal impact to the environment. From the sustainable design to the use of natural, locally sourced construction materials to the total lack of plastics or single-use products, it's all about being in harmony with the natural environment.
The Six Senses is on Xarraca Bay, which is a remote part (on Ibiza that means a 20-minute drive from Vila) of the very northern tip of the island. There are 118 rooms and suites, including townhouses and pool suites, which open right onto the pool. Many of the rooms have private terraces, providing dramatic sunset (and every other part of the day) views over the ocean. Some of those terraces have outdoor showers and outdoor bathtubs.
Four different restaurants serve seasonal, nutritional, ethically sourced food, but foodies would probably be happier at one of Ibiza's resorts that focuses on gastronomy, like the Amare. The Six Senses is known for its Showcase Six Senses Spa and its curated program of wellness activities, including yoga, meditation, holistic healing, and more.
Address: Carrer Camí de sa Torre, 71, 07810 San Juan Bautista
Accommodation: Six Senses Ibiza
2. W Ibiza
Located on the promenade running along Santa Eulalia Beach, just 21 kilometers from the airport, the W Ibiza is an ultra-trendy resort that is away from the most crowded parts of the island.
This luxury resort features contemporary rooms and suites with large windows and minimalist design. These are family-friendly affairs, with options for interconnected rooms, although the brand tends to attract more of an adult-oriented crowd. If you want to really spoil yourself, book one of the upgraded rooms with a private swimming pool.
Amenities are plentiful at the W. There are multiple restaurants, including one dedicated to vegetarian fare and another focusing on steak. Other perks of staying here include direct beach access with sun loungers and umbrellas for guests to use, an outdoor swimming pool, fitness room, and a spa offering everything from massages to facials.
Address: Carrer Ricardo Curtoys Gotarredona 37, Santa Eulalia del Rio, 07840, Santa Eulalia del Rio
Accommodation: W Ibiza
3. Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza
This luxury resort hotel is on the beach, a few steps from the water. It's right at the center of Playa d'en Bossa, the island's largest beach area. Aside from the very cool rooms and stylish public spaces, the hotel is known for its great staff and their excellent service and dedication to guest satisfaction.
Be aware, the hotel embraces music and the rockstar lifestyle, so you'll encounter a lot of concerts and gatherings here. The rooms are located around a giant interior courtyard area, with two huge swimming pools joined by river-like sections. The hotel has its own private beach and beach club/restaurant on the sand. The hotel does welcome children and families and has quite an extensive kids' program.
Address: Platja d'en Bossa, s/n, 07817 Sant Jordi de ses Salines, Islas Baleares
Accommodation: Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza
4. Barcelo Portinatx
The Barcelo is in Portinatx, right above the cove, in the secluded north part of the island. It's a very stylish yet laid-back, all-white, adults-only resort. It's a boutique hotel with only 134 rooms and is known for its warm, personal service.
Although not extremely expensive, you get some seriously luxurious amenities in the very nice rooms. All have individual terraces with sun loungers. They have spa-like, marble-filled bathrooms with rain showers and Bvlgari amenities. Some have outdoor showers, and others have big soaking tubs with ocean views. The hotel even has a pillow menu.
Outside, there are two big swimming pools and many areas to relax and enjoy the sunshine. There's an open-air spa with a wide range of treatments, massages, and therapies, some for couples. You can also use the big fitness center with daily poolside yoga classes each morning.
There's a buffet restaurant at the hotel and a second restaurant at their beach club. As with many hotels on Ibiza, you can choose whether your stay is bed and breakfast, half-board (breakfast and dinner), or full-board/all-inclusive.
Address: Ctra. Vénda de Portinatx, 62, 07810 San Juan Bautista, Illes Balears
Accommodation: Barcelo Portinatx
5. Amare Beach Hotel Ibiza
This recently refreshed, adults-only, mid-range resort hotel (formerly known as the Fiesta Milord) is in the San Antonio Bay area, in what's called Bou Cove. It's the quiet part of the bay, but the shops and restaurants are a 10-minute water taxi ride away on the other side. The beach is right here, and there's also a little marina adjacent to the hotel. The rooms and suites are extremely modern and stylish using white as the main color. Most have sea views.
The Amare is a great place to stay for foodies, as the hotel's main restaurant, Hayaca, is helmed by celebrated Argentine chef Mauricio Giovanini. His restaurant Messina, located at the Amare hotel on Marbella, has one Michelin star and is considered one of the best in Spain. Mare Nostrom (which means "our sea" in Latin) is their casual seaside café.
There are three swimming pools, including an infinity pool perfectly positioned to make it look like you're swimming right into the blue Mediterranean Sea. The hotel doesn't have a formal spa, but the Amare does have a wellness area, where you can get massages and beauty treatments.
The luxury resort curates some very cool events for guests, including yoga sessions with well-known guest instructors and popular sunset pool parties with famous DJs and live music performances.
Address: Carrer La Rioja, 9, 07829 Sant Josep de sa Talaia, Illes Balears
Accommodation: Amare Beach Hotel Ibiza
6. BLESS Hotel Ibiza
Overlooking popular Cala Nova beach, the pet-friendly BLESS Hotel Ibiza provides a sleek, luxury resort experience. Rooms and suites, and many of the public areas, have a modern black-and-white theme inspired by the designs of Coco Chanel. Huge spa-like bathrooms, with striking black stone sinks, deep soaking hydro-massage tubs and rain showers will make you want to linger here. The resort takes baths seriously, with a special "Bathology" menu of artisan soaps and essential oils to add to your bath.
Premium rooms and suites feature direct sea views and large terraces, some with an outdoor tub. All the accommodations have big 55-inch flat-screen TVs and digital controls for lighting and climate control. Suites come with access to the VIP check-in desk and 24-hour on-call butler service.
BLESS celebrates the art of gastronomy with its dinner restaurant, Etxeko, by Martín Berasategui. The holder of 12 Michelin stars for his various restaurants, Spanish chef Martín Berasategui has a San Sebastián-inspired tasting menu. A Mediterranean lunch menu is served at Salao and in-room dining is always available. The rooftop EPIC Infinity Lounge, with Instagram-popular views, has an Asian-fusion menu of afternoon and dinner treats.
The resort is a haven for wellness, and offers all kinds of treatments for mind, body, and soul at their Magness Soulful Spa (which has its own indoor pool). If you want beauty treatments for your skin and hair, BLESS has a Rossano Ferretti salon.
Address: Playa, Av. Cala Nova, 07849 Ibiza, Illes Balears
Accommodation: BLESS Hotel Ibiza
7. Grand Palladium Palace Ibiza Resort & Spa
One of the best all-inclusive resorts in Ibiza is the Grand Palladium Palace in Playa d'en Bossa. The family-friendly resort delivers on all levels. It's in a great location (only 10 minutes from the airport), has beautiful accommodations, and lots to do without ever having to leave the property.
It's a great place to stay in Ibiza for families with kids, as they have a kids' club and lots of supervised activities. There's even a baby club, which provides activities and babysitting for tiny tots. The resort has a theater, and some of the entertainment is family- and kid-friendly. Later at night, the music and dancing entertainment is for adults.
When you get hungry, there are three themed restaurants (Italian, Mexican, and Mediterranean/seafood) along with two different buffets. The buffets have a lot of show cooking stations with chefs preparing dishes live.
The top Ibiza resort curates a program of daily activities like yoga, Zumba, and aerobics. They have basketball, volleyball, and tennis courts, and it's all free and included in your all-inclusive accommodations. There are four huge pools with different environments and, of course, the beach is a short walk away.
Address: Calle Playa d'en Bossa, 07817 Sant Jordi de ses Salines, Illes Balears
Accommodation: Grand Palladium Palace Ibiza Resort & Spa
8. 7Pines Resort Ibiza
This clifftop, family-friendly, all-suite luxury resort is on the west coast of the island between Cala Conta and Cala Codolar. Its clifftop location gives it and many of its suites some amazing views out across the sea.
When it comes to accommodations, the 7Pines Resort has something for everyone, with 17 different types of one- and two-bedroom suites, plus individual villas. There are three main buildings, and each offers different experiences in terms of size, design, view, and amenities. All suites come standard with a terrace or balcony. You can upgrade your space to one with an outdoor fireplace, a direct sea view, and/or your own private plunge pool. Villas offer a lot of privacy and are also great places to stay for families or large groups.
A delicious breakfast buffet is included in the room rate, and there are three different dining environments to choose from. The Cone Club is a Mediterranean seaside café. The View is their gastronomic restaurant, with great views, and the Pershing Yacht Terrace has an izakaya and Asian fusion menu. The terrace is named for the two Pershing yachts the resort makes available for guest outings.
There are a wide range of entertainment choices and activities offered for adults and children. The resort boasts three fabulous pools to enjoy, one with its own beach area, a kids' club, and all kinds of sports courts and game areas.
Addresss: Carrer Puig Delfín, 07830, Illes Balears
Accommodation: 7Pines Resort Ibiza
9. Grand Palladium White Island Resort & Spa
The sister resort to the adjacent Grand Palladium Palace Ibiza Resort & Spa, the Grand Palladium White Island Resort & Spa is a family-friendly all-inclusive resort.
Rooms and suites have recently been refreshed, and they feature a light, modern style. Suites, which come with complimentary airport transfers, have very large furnished balconies and terraces, some with outdoor whirlpool tubs. Your entire stay can be upgraded with Grand Palladium's Infinite Indulgence level. It gets you priority check-in; priority access to dining, shows, and activities; and other luxury amenities.
There are multiple dining options. The resort shares three themed a la carte restaurants (there is a dress code) with its neighboring resort. There is also a large buffet (no dress code), with live cooking stations (meat carving, stir frying, pasta, etc.).
Relaxation is high on the list here. There are three pools to enjoy plus a kiddie pool. Poolside massages are available as are Balinese sun beds, sun loungers, and umbrellas. Other than the massages, everything is included.
The kids' club has a wide selection of educational and fun activities for kids of all ages, including crafts, workshops, shows, and performances. Parents and couples will want to spend time at the expansive and luxurious Zentropia spa.
Address: Carrer 34 de la Platja d'en Bossa, 07817 Sant Jordi de ses Salines, Illes Balears
Accommodation: Grand Palladium White Island Resort & Spa
10. Iberostar Selection Santa Eulalia
This mid-range hotel delivers the usual Iberostar level of reasonably priced luxury. The grounds are beautiful, with a lush green lawn and a long, thin swimming pool. One part of the pool deck, filled with day beds and sun loungers, is raised up, so it gives you breathtaking ocean views.
The hotel is in the town of Santa Eulalia, right next to the Playa de S'Argamassa beach, accessed via a short path. It's separated from the beach area by a row of tall trees. The hotel has its own beach and beach club with live music and DJ performances.
The Iberostar has what they call a Star Prestige club level of accommodations. Guests get access to an exclusive rooftop solarium and a special private pool, along with upgraded accommodations. All guests can enjoy treatments and massages at the hotel spa.
Address: Calle Mestral, 42, Urbanización s'Argamassa, 07849 Santa Eulalia del Río, Ibiza, Balearic Islands
Accommodation: Iberostar Selection Santa Eulalia
11. Ushuaia Ibiza Beach Hotel
If you like house music and luxury accommodations, this is the resort for you. It's at Playa d'en Bossa beach, only about five minutes' drive from the airport. Ushuaia has long been one of Ibiza's most popular nightlife choices, and they've created an entire themed resort, which includes a large outdoor performance venue.
There are two areas of accommodations, with very different vibes. The Ushuaia Club has rooms and suites right next to and overlooking the resort's amazing pool deck and performance stages. There are 10 different sizes and categories of rooms, and they all get free access to the resort's popular concerts.
The Ushuaia has something unique to Ibiza-the Pioneer DJ Suite. The soundproofed suite (which is bookable as a room to stay in) comes with a full sound system, mixer, and turntables. The other rooms are in the Ushuaia Tower, which is a bit more luxurious and private. Some rooms and suites have ocean views, and others overlook the pool area and performance stages. All the rooms come with private, furnished terraces, as well as 49-inch flat-screen TVs and music systems.
The resort has five restaurants offering different cuisines. There's also a full spa with a range of wellness and beauty treatments along with a big fitness center and four different pools. The Ushuaia is adults-only-all guests must be at least 18.
Address: Platja d'en Bossa, 10, 07817 Sant Jordi de ses Salines, Islas Baleares
Accommodation: Usuaia Ibiza Beach Hotel
12. Grupotel Santa Eulària & Spa
Located right on Santa Eulalia Bay, the Grupotel Santa Eulalia & Spa is a really cool, casual, adults-only resort. The beach is a five-minute walk away. The resort is near a small cove, with a white-sand beach and clear, blue water, perfect for swimming. It takes about 20 minutes to walk to the Santa Eulalia town area.
The rooms and suites are large and modern and feel more like a nice apartment than a hotel room. They all have private terraces or patios, and some have amazing ocean views.
Outside, there's a huge, lagoon-style swimming pool and a big, round Jacuzzi. Inside, there's an indoor pool located within the fitness center area. The hotel has a lot of green space and gardens, which is nice to escape the heat. When you get hungry there's a large buffet restaurant that serves breakfast and dinner. There's also a poolside café, which serves lunch.
Address: Calle del Pare Vicent Costa 16 Illes Balears, 07840, Santa Eulalia del Rio, Ibiza
Accommodation: Grupotel Santa Eulària & Spa
13. Grupotel Ibiza Beach Resort
Another Grupotel property on Ibiza (there are three in total) offers a much different vibe than the Santa Eulalia resort. The Grupotel Ibiza Beach Resort is right on Playa de S'Arenal Petit beach in Portinatx. The area is on the north part of the island, a quieter, more secluded place to stay.
The rooms and suites are constantly being updated, and some have really nice sea views. You also have a range of water sports available on the beach, with excellent SCUBA diving nearby as well. There are two swimming pools and lots of activities, including ping pong, croquet, bocce ball, and volleyball.
The lobby lounge serves food, as does the poolside café. There's also a large buffet restaurant with a lot of show cooking (live chefs manning stations and preparing food for you). Accommodations can be booked alone, with bed and breakfast, half-board (breakfast and dinner), or full-board/all-inclusive.
Address: Carrer de Sa Cala den Xuclar, 31 and 50, 07810 Portinatx
Accommodation: Grupotel Ibiza Beach Resort
14. Sol Beach House Ibiza by Melia
This is a large seaside resort overlooking Santa Eulalia Bay. It's right next to the Congress Centre (exhibition area) and close to the little Santa Eulalia marina. The beach is a 15-minute walk, as the coastline near the hotel is quite rocky with cliffs. The Sol Beach House is adults-only, but the hotel welcomes guests 16 and over (most Ibiza adults-only hotels require guests to be 18).
Guests have three big pools to enjoy, all of which have ocean views. One pool is a part of the new rooftop chill-out area, accessible without an extra charge only to guests in XTRA (their version of the club floor) rooms. There's a spa with outdoor massages and a fitness center with outdoor yoga classes.
The resort's buffet restaurant, The Kitchen, has a large outdoor seating area, so you can eat while enjoying the beautiful ocean views.
Address: Carrer Pare Vicent Costa, 2, 07840 Ibiza, Illes Balears
Accommodation: Sol Beach House Ibiza by Melia
15. TUI MAGIC LIFE Cala Pada
This large, all-inclusive, very family-friendly resort is one of the largest resorts on the whole island. It overlooks the idyllic Santa Eulalia Bay.
All the rooms and suites have terraces or balconies, and the larger units have kitchenettes with microwave ovens and small dining areas. The resort is all-inclusive, so all your food and (non-alcoholic) drinks are included in the price. There are three buffet-style restaurants to choose from. The menu changes, with different cuisines featured at different times. The resort also features show cooking, with live chefs preparing things for you. There's also a little 24-hour café/snack shop in the lobby.
The resort is great if you like to play outside. There are three big outdoor pools and a whole sports center with six tennis courts, a soccer field, and a fitness center. The resort has rental bikes and even does guided bike tours around the area.
Address: Carrer de Cèsar Puget Riquer, Km 3, 07840 Santa Eulària des Riu, Illes Balears
Accommodation: TUI MAGIC LIFE Cala Pada
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