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