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A tour of the coast of Ibiza: Playa d’en Bossa

Stretching almost 3 km the beach of Playa d’en Bossa, is the beach of Ibiza, par excellence.  Famous in around the world for having some of the best discos and fashionable Beach clubs, it is the ideal place to get away from routine and relax, whether you are travelling alone or with the family. Playa d’en Bossa can be divided into two areas according to the type of holiday you have in mind.

If you are looking to enjoy the party atmosphere which can be found in Ibiza every summer, a short break with friends to Playa d’en Bossa is the perfect proposal: in the northern area up to the disco Space Ibiza can be found all the young people who year after year return to this temple of electronic music.  The beach converts into a permanent party which one only leaves to eat or loose oneself at one of the macro-discos which organise lots of fabulous thematic parties.

Sol Ibiza Hotel

Sol Ibiza Hotel

A must visit is the beach club Bora Bora where people dance under the sun all day long, preparing themselves for the party in the evening. It is typical to see hundreds of youngsters in swim wear dancing with planes flying overhead, so near that it seems possible to touch them.  The Playa d’en Bossa beach is the nearest to Ibiza airport, with the best connections for public transport and the easiest place to find accommodation in Ibiza, and then move freely around the rest of the island.

Towards the south passing by the hotel Club Palm Beach and to the area of the Grand Palladium Palace, you will find the area for families of Playa d’en Bossa, a tranquil place with fine golden sand and warm water, perfect for toddlers to splash around and for adults to relax.  Equipped with all amenities specially for families (from leisure centres to restaurants with children’s menus and play areas), there is also excellent connection with Ibiza airport and the centre, either by public transport or private car.

Very near to the beach is one of the best aquatic parks in Ibiza, the Aguamar Water Park, the perfect place for a day out with the children with sun and diversion.  The entrance fee is not expensive and food is also available on site.  Another option is to order from your hotel a picnic for all the family.

Hotel Fiesta Club Palm Beach hotel in Ibiza

Hotel Fiesta Club Palm Beach hotel in Ibiza

The southern area of Playa d’en Bossa is also ideal for a romantic getaway with your partner in Ibiza.  Although it is a quiet zone it is just a short walk from the most animated atmosphere of the island and very near to the centre of the city, Vila, where you will find the port which connects the island to Mallorca, Denia and Formentera.  By the way, take a couple of days of your holiday to visit Formentera, this could be one of the best plans with your partner during your stay in Ibiza. There are daily connections and the journey is a very agreeable trip by boat in the Mediterranean.

The sunsets, the chill outs, that you will find at every corner of the coves and beaches, the agreeable terraces, the shops with Ibizan fashions, and the exceptional eclectic, relaxing atmosphere you will find in this area of Playa d’en Bossa makes this place a paradise for a holiday in Ibiza. Additionally, in this part of the island due to an extensive offer and competence of the existing hotels, it is comparatively easy to find excellent accommodation in Ibiza at a good price.

A tour of the coast of Ibiza: Figueretas (I)

Summer is over. It is definite, however, who says one can not dream and start planning some of the destinations where you to enjoy the sun and relax for next year… On this occasion, we propose a tour of the coast of Ibiza, a perfect plan at any time of year, although it is between May and October when the island offers its true Mediterranean essence in all its glory.

This route along the coast of Ibiza will take us to amazing places, rugged coastlines, hidden coves, fine sandy beaches, small cliffs, areas in which the Mediterranean sea seems to melt into the island, also known as the “White Island”, for its light, its beautiful scenery and its free spirit.

We start from Playa d’en Bossa, from the Club Palm Beach hotel, next to the famous nightclub Space Ibiza and very close to the island’s airport. There, it is very easy to find a good accommodation, at a good price and well connected to the rest of the island. It is an ideal location for a holiday to Ibiza, the beach of Playa d’en Bossa offers all kinds of services and at the same time, in this particular area, a little more quietness than at other areas.

Fiesta Club Palm Beach hotel services

Fiesta Club Palm Beach hotel services

The route will take us through the nearest beaches to Playa d’en Bossa: Es Cavallet, Figueretas and Ses Salines, the second most famous beach in Ibiza. It is a calm shoreline and in the case of Figueretas (or Figueretes ) with a more urbanised landscape and family atmosphere, with gardens, children’s playgrounds and some of the most emblematic family hotels in Ibiza.

Figueretas is the beach of the neighbourhood with the same name, and it belongs to the city of Ibiza. It measures just over 100 meters and is surrounded by a seaside promenade where to walk under the shade of the many palm trees. The beach of Playa d’en Bossa is set on the right, and if you would continue walking to the left, one can go into the historic centre of Ibiza, which is called Dalt Vila.

It stands out for its night market where you can find all kinds of crafts, accessories and hippie style clothing. You may also find areas for recreational fishing, and even from Figueretas we can take the tourist boat that connects Ibiza with her “little sister”, Formentera.

Hotel in Playa d'en Bossa

Hotel in Playa d’en Bossa