Ibiza is a special island well known for being a hedonistic travel destination for the young and young at heart. However, hidden inland is history and relaxing countryside, away from the nightlife. Holiday travellers are sure to find whatever they desire to on this gem, the third largest of the Balearic Islands.
For those looking for the feel of a Villa rental but the amenities of a boutique hotel, Can Curreu delivers on restive, private accommodations. The traditional architecture of low, whitewashed buildings soothes the spirit. Uncluttered, yet comfortable rooms and suites await you here each with its own private patio with views looking out over the island.
Can Curreu is a short ride from Ibiza town proper, at the apex of the island. This situation affords excellent views and offers a break from the bustle as well as spa experiences. Can Curreu also has a stable and can accommodate your equestrian needs. There is nothing quite as relaxing as a ride through the lemon and orange groves on the property followed by a good meal prepared by the onsite restaurant staff.
Restaurant is available for dine in or room service. The restaurant also serves a five-course tasting menu. The restaurant at Can Curreu uses fresh ingredients grown on site in the gardens at Can Curreu. The emphasis is on fresh traditional fare with some modern playfulness.
Room rates start at 195€ per night and include full amenities. The onsite spa is open to guests to book treatments from massage to restorative soaks. A beautiful pool area is open year round for guests to relax at and swim. The grounds have well maintained walking paths with orchards to wander through and plenty of private spots for sitting, picnicking or relaxing.
This family owned country house or ‘fincal’ is more than 200 years old. The family has converted it into a Holiday rental with four guestrooms. This intimate setting gives travellers an experience of being on a historic Ibiza estate. This is indeed an estate with 137,000m2 backed by mountains. The views are spectacular and there is plenty of room to roam. At the same time the Can Gall is only a fifteen minute drive to the closest beach.
Guests are treated to beautiful whitewashed brick and raw wood beamed rooms. Full amenities are provided ensuite. Rooms have private patios. All rooms have state of the art flat screen televisions. Laundry Bicycles are available. The guests have free access to the pool and poolside bar as well as the onsite restaurant and bar which is only open to guests.
For an extra fee, car and boat rentals are available. Also Can Gall can arrange childcare for those special events out and balloon rides. Can Gall also has available, a hairdresser on call for a fee. Can Gall also can accommodate weddings and wedding parties.
Room rates start at 220€ per night with a 10% savings if guests book by the week.
For guests who are looking to be in the centre of all the shopping, nightlife and beach going; Simbad Hotel on Talamanca bay is the perfect location for your high energy holiday.
Newly remodelled in 2007 the updated Simbad Hotel is full of modern amenities, design and artwork for the young and young at heart. Sun and surf lovers will appreciate its location right on the beach. Guest can walk out from the hotel and into sand. Hotel Simbad has 111 rooms, all air-conditioned for the balmy warmth that Ibiza is famous for. Most double rooms have satellite television, free wifi, and an ensuite safe. All of the rooms at Hotel Simbad have disabled access. Guests can request cots for free for extra guests. There are both indoor and outdoor pools and a sauna and gym. Smoking accommodations are made in the form of a smoking room for guests.
The Hotel Simbad has two restaurants, which also provide room service. Money exchange is available at the concierge desk as is full concierge service. There are two bars which host dance nights two nights a week. There is free parking for guests.
Room rates start at 93€ for a room that houses up to three guests. Simbad Hotel is only 3K from Ibiza proper for those wanting to leave the beach and take in some nightlife and shopping.
For a hotel located right in the centre of Ibiza the Casa de Huespedes Vara del Rey is the holiday booking you are looking for. It is a two minute walk to almost everything you want to do and see in Ibiza. Surrounded by the historical Plaza buildings, guests will feel well cared for while being able to walk out the front and be in the heart of Ibiza.
The guestrooms have been decorated with an eye to the artists of Ibiza. Each guestroom is different and full of art, furniture and accoutrements that have been specially created for the room. The feeling is eclectic but in no way cluttered. Casas de Huespedes Vara del Rey was originally opened as a hostel in the early 1950’s . Much care has been put into not losing the original design feel while updating it for modern needs like Wi-Fi. This is a hotel that has communal lavatories and showers for each floor, so be aware when booking. Three of the suite rooms have private lavatories, make sure to ask when booking. Each room has a personal wash basin. Eleven rooms are available for let in all.
High season prices begin at 65€per night. Rooms are walk-up and not suitable for those with disabilities. Concierge service is available. There are lockers for luggage and towels for the beach. All the restrooms are kept meticulously clean. The friendly staff mostly speaks English.
Urban Spaces Hotel is perfect for the hip and artistic crowd who want to be close to all the action for their Ibiza holiday. It is in actuality an art project disguised as a hotel. The art and artists are the focal point making it a unique experience in your holiday. Some of the house artists include; Solo, Inkie, Lauren Baker, Mikey Brain, PHILTH, Raul Moya and N4T4.
Urban Spaces is a small hotel located in the middle of Ibiza and as such does not have some of the amenities of bigger hotels like swimming pools. This is more than made up for in service. Unlike many hotels, especially small ones, Urban Spaces provides 24-hour services to all guests. This includes room service from the onsite restaurant as well as Concierge, massage, fancy dress. Urban Spaces will even help you pack if you are just too worn out to do so. They also offer comprehensive hangover distress service, helping get you back on your feet. Really any reasonable request can be accommodated.
Urban Spaces has eleven guest rooms. While somewhat small they are efficient with robes and slippers, ironing boards, safes, workstations and free wifi as well as complimentary toiletries. Four master suites are available the top floor with private balconies and extended maxi bars.
Urban Spaces is very soon opening a roof top terrace for guests which will of course be decorated with more art and boast a bar.
As a specialty art house boutique hotel, children and pets are subject to request. Rooms begin at 80 per night.