Essential Clubbing Guide
So you are about to enter a season working in Ibiza, but are you ready for the best clubbing experience of your life? Ibiza is really spread out compared to other resorts, so you may be wondering where to go first. We hope this guide helps you to learn all the top bars, clubs and chill out spots for those treasured days off!
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From beautiful sunsets to fun-themed clubs and sunset bars, it has every party environment that you could want or need. Whether you like a rowdy night or something more chilled, here is a guide to all of the best Ibiza clubs and bars for 2023.
If you like to be involved with the super clubs that offer endless partying until the early hours of the morning, then San Antonio will be your go-to spot. It is home to the likes of Eden Ibiza, Ibiza Rocks, and Es Paradis. If you are wondering what the best clubs will be for your vibe, read on!
Playa d’en Bossa
Playa d’en Bossa is on the eastern side of Ibiza island and is home to the longest beach. You can expect incredible sunset bars and incredible clubs, no matter what your budget is.
Now this is what we really come for! The superclubs are famous all over the world and have some of the biggest DJ acts perform to the crowds. Tick them all off your list if you can! Keep in mind if you get a job here that you will have a very late finish as most close at 6 am.
First opened in 1973 and one of 10 franchised clubs across the globe, Pacha is a staple club of the island. Pacha has hosted some of the most famous names in Dance such as David Guetta and Tiesto.
Made famous with the Kevin and Perry movie, this superclub is also one of the oldest and largest clubs in Ibiza. make sure you check out Elrow with its breathtaking setup. A crazy, colourful and an immersive experience you don’t want to miss.
This is a hotel and state of the art open-air live music venue, with some of the biggest global acts of the moment. Take a VIP table or get involved with the wild crowd for the night of your life, there are even fireworks!
Privilege is the world’s largest nightclub with a capacity of 10,000 people! Check out the Summer’s incredible line up of Dj’s and don’t miss the closing parties of course!
Eden is host to some incredible events such as the famous ‘Defected Ibiza’ and ‘Shine’ club nights. Entry and drinks prices are slightly cheaper than some of the other clubs so you won’t break the budget going here more regularly.
This is one of the newer clubs out of our superclub list, and this shows in the state of the art production scenes. Some of their best events include ‘Glitterbox’, F*** me I’m Famous’ and ‘Afterlife’.
This is the easiest location to get to right in the heart of San Antonio. Many of the clubs require a Taxi or party bus to get to as they can be a little far out, so this is a great regular! Drinks and entry are also a little cheaper.
Ibiza is well known for its luxury beach clubs. You are probably familiar with the famous Wayne Lineker-owned Ocean Beach, but there are plenty of others to check out too. Beach clubs are a great place to wind down on your days off,. Hire a lounger bed and chill out with a well-deserved sangria!
Playa d’en Bossa
Bora Bora is known for crazy daytime events, and Sunday’s are the best day to visit. Spend a little time on the sandy 50km beach before hitting the bars for a dance!
Ocean Beach Club
The most famous pool party on the island. A season in Ibiza wouldn’t be complete without a day here. Book a VIP bed for the ultimate experience. If you prefer more of a beach-to-pool vibe, then O Beach Ibiza will be right up your street. It will likely be jam-packed but ideal for a great time for your Ibiza holiday. Opt for a VIP bed for the ultimate day party experience. It is situated right on the beach so you can get the most out of your holiday clubbing experience.
Nikki Beach Ibiza
This little gem is hidden on the other side of the Island to San Antonio, but well worth a visit. Drinks can be pricey, but if you want to get dressed up and celebrate a special occasion this is a great spot!
Playa d’en Bossa
Beachouse is open 7 days a week in a stunning location under the palm trees beside the sandy Playa d’en Bossa beach. It really is the ultimate chill out spot to wind down.
Amante Beach Club
This is more a restaurant but it’s an idyllic location for some time away from the hustle and bustle of the strip. I’d save it for a special occasion as even without the taxi ride there and back the bill can add up!
Cotton Beach Club
The views from the Cotton Club are out of this world. This restaurant beach club doubles up as a wedding venue so luxury is in every detail here. We recommend taking a ride out to Cala Tarida as it is a really beautiful part of the island.
Playa d’en Bossa
This unique and vibrant beach club was built in 2008 and has since set the bar on amazing food and cocktails. This chill-out setting also has a restaurant and Tepanyaki lounge serving Mediterranean and Asian cuisine.
Santos Coast Club
Playa d’en Bossa
Santos is a hotel and beach club, so you usually have to book to go there. The location is great right in front of the beach at Playa d’en Bossa, an arms-length from Ushuaia. Go straight through?
Ibiza sunsets are the most beautiful and peaceful in the whole world. take some time out and relax by the sea watching the night come in.
Café del Mar
The original sunset bar, who doesn’t want to eat amazing food, drink top-class cocktails and watch the sun go down? This has been a popular spot since 1980, and they have just about mastered the experience.
A short walk from San Antonio strip, this location is great for a nice meal with mates on your days off. Book a table as it gets very busy in peak season! Along with Fresh Ibiza, Savannah is another must-visit sunset bar before you head off to the island’s superclubs. The DJ here is one of the most popular on the island and its clientele is a little more experienced and mature. So, this is the ideal spot if you are looking for a bar that is a little more sophisticated.
You cannot I repeat you CANNOT visit Ibiza without dining here. Choose a table by the DJ or by the sea and both will not disappoint. The music is pure Ibiza, the food is incredible and the experience worth every penny.
Located on the sunset strip in San Antonio, this is a popular place with workers. Fresh, delicious cocktails and Italian cuisine is the perfect mix to spend your well earnt day off.
For those who like to start off the night right, you will want to head to one of San Antonio’s most popular sunset bars, Fresh Ibiza. This foodie spot is home to one of the island’s most chilled vibes and beautiful sunsets. You can wind down with cocktails and burgers to cure a hangover or get the night started.
The Wild West End
The west end, or the ‘Ibiza Strip’ is probably the rowdiest area to party! Cheap drinks deals are everywhere, and most of our workers end up here. You can work here as a ticket seller, bar staff, PR or shot seller and there are tons of bars to choose from. Here is a small selection of some of the best…
Whether it is grabbing breakfast or having a few pre-drinks, this is a popular spot for Ibiza Workers. There is always a lively atmosphere and good vibes.
Not to be confused with the hotel, this little spot is right on the beachfront and a great all-round bar. They do serve food during the day but visit at night and there is always a lively dancefloor with a regular Sax master!
Ibiza Rocks is a hotel located in San Antonio that has been around for over ten years. It is considered a must-visit for all holidaymakers that are looking for a great night at a huge party venue. It is Ibiza’s home of pool-partying so if you like a dip in the pool with a cocktail in hand and music blaring, it is a staple if you want a super night out in Ibiza in 2023.
The name is infamous and attracts great crowds, so it always tends to be busy. There is lots of outdoor seating and as a sports bar, this is a great place to watch on the footie!
Rio has an amazing Jack Daniel’s rooftop bar with regular BBQ’s! This multi-level bar is great to mix it up without hopping around bar to bar.
With quality music, lively scene and top guest Dj’s Soho is popular with workers and tourists alike. It opened in 2016 and they have lots of jobs available from PR’s to Shot Sellers.
Bringing the hottest Balearic beats, Plastik doesn’t disappoint when it comes to a good night out. There is always a great atmosphere and the drinks are reasonably priced which is always a bonus!
So there you have our guide on the best bars and clubs in Ibiza. If you want to know more about living and working on the island then read our Ibiza Workers Guide. Ibiza is not short of fun and has feel-good vibes. From beautiful sunset beach bars for a chilled-out day of cocktail drinking and good food to superclubs where you can dance the night away, Ibiza really does spoil you for choice.