10 top reasons San Antonio is the place stay in Ibiza

The promenade San Antonio Ibiza

The promenade San Antonio Ibiza

These are our 10 top reasons to stay in San Antonio when holidaying in Ibiza or if you have already booked to stay elsewhere on the island why you should spend a day or two at the resort.


No matter what you’re budget is San Antonio is full of wonderful accommodation from the Hostal Marino tucked away within the streets of the town to the waterfront adults only Beach Star Ibiza to your own apartment with sea views to a villa in the hills you will always find the perfect place to stay.

2. Activities

Whether you like to take things easy with a massage or a day at the spa or are into the adrenaline fueled cliff jumping or quad bike tour or want to try something new such as paddle boarding, parasailing, sailing or diving or you just want to see if you can stay out of the water on Ocean Mania you will love the activities on offer.

Parasailing in Ibiza

Parasailing over San Antonio bay, Ibiza

3. Beaches

Within walking distance you have Cala Gracio, Cala Gracioneta or S’Arenal, by water taxi Cala Bassa, Cala Salada, Cala Saladeta or Cala Conta just to name a few of the stunning and perfectly formed beaches around San Antonio.

4. Boat trips

A day trip around the island or to explore the magical Es Vedra to a relaxing sunset with Chilli Pepper Charters or something a little bit more lively with a party boat you won’t be disappointed at the choice of boat trips available from San Antonio.

A relaxed cruise with Chilli Pepper Charters San Antonio Ibiza

A relaxed cruise with Chilli Pepper Charters San Antonio Ibiza

5. Culture

From its 14 century fortified church in the centre of San Antonio to the more modern artworks which adorn the sides of the buildings to the historic water pumps dotted across the town you cannot turn a corner without the culture of the town being ever present.

6. Nightlife

Probably what San Antonio is most infamous for but with a great choice of themed bars and great clubs throughout the west end, the famous sunset strip where top named Djs play each night after the sun has gone down to the two super clubs in the resort (Eden and Es Paradis) and via the disco bus Amnesia, Privilege, Pacha and others you have a world of choice when it comes to the nightlife.

Cafe Mambo where top name Dj'S play nightly after sun has gone down.

Cafe Mambo where top name Dj’S play nightly after sun has gone down.

7. Restaurants

The choice of restaurants in the resort is endless from intimate dining at Tapas Ibiza (our favourite) to  the traditional El Chiringuito at Cala Gracioneta and everything in-between including Curry at the Curry Club or Pizza at David’s Pizzeria or fresh burger and meat feasts at Ibiza Rocks Bar again you will find every taste catered for.

8. Sunset

Probably it’s most famous natural wonder whether you watch it from the sunset strip or out on the water or from the rocky out crops you will be in ore of the beauty of the sun going down each evening over San Antonio.

The sunset in San Antonio ibiza

The sunset from San Antonio, Ibiza

9. Transport links

Getting to and from San Antonio could not be easier, just 20 minutes from the airport or Ibiza town and with links across the island from the ultra modern and reliable bus service to the water taxis dropping you off at idyllic beaches using San Antonio as a base is perfect.


From where ever you are in and around San Antonio the views are spectacular, be it looking out across the harbour at all the boats or further out into the Mediterranean at the rocky out crops and island that lie off the coast or inland at the unique hills and valleys covered in pine tress the views from San Antonio will take your breath away.

Looking inland at Ibiza beautiful coutryside

It’s not all about sea views take a look inland at the stunning scenery

So do not believe what you read in the nation’s papers San Antonio is a great place to stay and visit when in Ibiza and you will fall in love instantly at its charm, the views, activities, places to eat drink and its unique atmosphere which makes it loved by all who visit.


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