Wow what a month it has been for news and announcements on the white isle so here is our Ibiza News roundup March 2018 bringing you up to date with all that’s been going on.
We start with the most contentious issue which is the West End in San Antonio, where it was confirmed by San Antonio council that more measures will be brought in this year to try and reduce the noise in the area.
The biggest change will see the bars, restaurants and takeaways across the 5 streets that make up the West End having to close 2 hrs earlier at 3am instead of 5am. Read more
The March rumour mill has been awash with Cream rumours and thoughts but today it has been made official Cream Ibiza moves to HÏ Ibiza.
After 22 years at Amnesia on Thursdays and being one of the longest running nights on the island 2018 will see them move not only night but venue.
Their new home will be HÏ Ibiza in Playa Den Bossa for 11 Sundays from the 24th of June until the 22nd of September. Read more
Possibly one of the most anticipated hotel renovations of recent times, the Wi-Ki-Woo Hotel lands in Ibiza and is now taking reservations for summer 2018.
The Wi-Ki-Woo Hotel was conceived many, many moons ago when Tony Truman, well known entrepreneur and club owner, and his lifelong friend Gordon Taylor were on the island partying at a “Tru’s Do” that Tony was hosting.
It was there that Gordon discovered the magic of the White Isle and from then on he knew he wanted to start a business on the island. Read more
Its that time of year again when the news drips slowly and gently so we pool them all together we bring you our Ibiza news roundup for January 2018.
Over the past few years, it seems the major artist/club news starts a little earlier and even before the festive season had started we knew about, Zoo Project, Defected and a few others.
However, as we were collating this article the biggest news thus far and possibly for many years broke which is that Sven Väth’s Cocoon after 18 seasons at Amnesia is moving to the refurbished and less VIP based Pacha for their 19th season this summer. Read more
Although it’s the festive season it won’t be long before all our attention is focused on the Ibiza summer. So we thought we would bring you a round-up of what’s already been confirmed for Ibiza 2018.
Check out our comprehensive Ibiza 2018 What’s on When here.
This can only help add a little more festive cheer to the cold winter evenings as everyone starts to book their flights, hotels, villas and the like ready for another amazing summer on the White Isle.
Every year Ibiza changes and evolves, not always for the best, but it doesn’t seem to dampen the popularity of the island whether you are looking for a clubbing holiday or a relaxed beach based trip. Read more
Launching for the Summer of 2018 is a brand new company Faith Ibiza – the brainchild of Wayne Lineker who already has business interests across the island, notably Linekers Bar, Ocean Beach, Itaca and The Skinny Kitchen.
The ethos behind Faith Ibiza is to bring trust and reassurance back to Ibiza through a concierge company that people can have faith in.
Wayne announced that the inspiration behind the company was created due to the never-ending stories from holidaymakers arriving on the White Isle being let down by their suppliers. Read more
With restrictions being proposed in San Antonio for summer 2018 this brings even further blows for clubbers in Ibiza.
It is being proposed that the four Super Clubs will have to close at 6am with no extensions being allowed for opening and closing parties as seen in previous years.
This will cover Eden, Es Paradis, Privilege and Amnesia – the latter of which who are famous for dancing into the midday sun at the start and the end of the season. Read more
Over the winter months in Ibiza Pacha used to open on the weekends but this year the hub of the winter nightlife on the island chose to close, but all is not lost.
The two cherries have moved temporarily from the main club’s venue across the road to the lounge in the Pacha hotel opposite to help keep the party going on Friday and Saturday nights throughout the winter.
From 8.30pm the lounge will be converted into the Cherry Room where you can enjoy delicious tapas and grab a cocktail or two all to the rhythm of Deep, Funky House music with Graham Sahara, Willie Graff and Angel Linde. Read more
In a huge change to the way hand luggage is handled both Ryanair and Easyjet have announced new rules and initiatives.
The Ryanair change comes as the airline tries to reduce its delays at airports that are caused by people simply carrying on too much luggage than the overhead lockers allow.
Up until now you have been allowed two pieces of hand luggage with Ryanair. A small suitcase / carry on bag weighing 10kg no bigger than 55cm x 40cm x 20cm and a second item of 5kg no bigger than 35cm x 20cm x 20cm. Read more
The Eco Tax is set to double in 2018 as announced by The Balearic Government with the increase coming into effect from the 1st January 2018.
The Eco Tax or to give it its correct title the Sustainability Tax was introduced back in July 2016 to raise much needed funds for the promotion of sustainable tourism and conservation of the natural areas of the Balearic islands.
Since July 2016 everyone over the age of 16 has paid a small surcharge per night to stay on the islands. The exact amount is decided by the accommodation rating level you are staying in. Read more