With its white beaches, shallow turquoise waters and distinctly Spanish aura, Santa Eulalia is Ibiza’s answer to sophisticated holiday paradise. Tucked away on the island’s east coast, Santa Eulalia has long been popular with families and couples wanting to explore the beauties of the White Isle, without the hustle and bustle of some of the wilder resorts.
Boasting 2 immaculately clean beaches, a palm-lined promenade and a chic marina, Santa Eulalia has a distinctly upmarket feel about it. Accommodation here ranges from swanky 5* hotels, to trendy hostels, to family friendly apartment complexes. Despite the mass of multi-storey whitewashed buildings, Santa Eulalia hasn’t lost any of its Mediterranean charm. Meandering walkways and historic bridges cross the old market town where you can find a wide selection of top-notch eateries and backstreet boutiques.
Picture perfect (almost!) all year round, Santa Eulalia really is in a class of its own. Located only 20 minutes from the historic fortified town of Dalt Vila, there is plenty to see and explore if you get bored with soaking up the sun!
One of the beautiful things about Ibiza is that the island is so small, getting around is easy, so you are not limited to just the activities available to you in your resort. Santa Eulalia boasts a range of activities suitable for all ages, from water sports to para-sailing, to go-karting!
If however you don’t mind travelling just a little bit, Can Mayol horse riding school located just outside of Santa Eulalia on the back road to San Juan, is the perfect excursion to enjoy with your family. Get up close and personal with the horses, participate in treks across the stunning 30 acre site, and even swim with them!
For those enjoying a romantic getaway, and are simply looking to chill out, Santa Eulalia is home to Ibiza’s premier relaxation hotspot, Nikki Beach Club. Nikki Beach have made a name for themselves around the world by creating luxurious beachfront resorts where patrons can relax in style on king-size sun loungers, sipping champagne cocktails in plush, contemporary surroundings.
The signature club in Ibiza is the perfect place to spend a lazy day in the sun with your other half, and experience a taste of how the rich and famous live!
You will find yourself completely spoilt for choice whilst eating-out in Santa Eulalia. Famous for having its own “Restaurant Street”, Santa Eulalia is often described as the ‘gastronomic heart’ of Ibiza. The local cuisine is very typically Mediterranean, freshly sourced ingredients are thrown together to make simple but flavoursome dishes, usually containing some kind of seafood!
If the local fare doesn’t tickle your fancy however, Santa Eulalia is home to some of the islands top eateries, offering culinary stylings from around the globe. The pizzerias in particular are rumoured to be fantastic!
As far as the plonk goes, Santa Eulalia isn’t your typical Ibizan resort where the drink is cheap and everything has the distinct taste of paint stripper, here you can unwind with some delicious local wine or a jug of the finest Sangria! With a wide selection of bars and cafes to choose from, there should be no excuse to hide away in your hotel room after dark!