All you need to know including info on bars, clubs, the strip and more…
The Ibiza Strip
Ibiza is a little bit different to some of our other resorts, in the sense that everything is dotted around here and there. There is a strip in Ibiza called west end that has bars located from top to bottom, perfect place for pres. But the clubs and other venues in Ibiza are in different areas but we’ll give you all the information on the strip and the clubs separately so you’ll know what’s going and where!
The strip known as west end is quite small itself. It only takes 5-10 mins to walk from the top to the bottom but is full of all different kind of bars so you will definitely find something for everyone. There are clubs in the surrounding area and then some that are a little further out but are definitely worth the journey for the ultimate Ibiza nightlife. If you are going to visit the super-clubs then taxis are a must. Our top tips for taxis are share the journey if you can and always make sure you get in a registered taxi! Make sure you budget for these when holiday saving! Read on to find out more about the strip and the surrounding areas to get the best out of the ultimate Ibiza nightlife.
Where is the Ibiza Strip?
The west end strip in Ibiza is located in the San Antonia area of Ibiza. It is about 30 minutes. There are taxis outside the airport and if you are in a group you can share the cost. If your booking comes with a transfer just be aware that it might take a little longer depending on the amount of stops.
Ibiza Strip Map
Ibiza Strip Street View
The Ibiza Strip by Day
The Ibiza strip in the day is completely different. The actual strip itself is mainly full of bars that are open at night, however the surrounding areas will have plenty to do from restaurants all the way through to boat and pool parties. Get to O beach, Ibiza Rocks, or Pukka Up Boat Party, all of which are included in the ultimate events package. Or take a walk on the beach front and try one of the many restaurants or cafes.
Or even take advantage of being away from your 9-5 by doing absolutely nothing at your hotel pool! Top up your tan under the Ibizan sun.
Take a look at some of the top restaurants/cafes around the strip area below.
Restaurants near the Ibiza Strip
There are vast amounts of restaurants around the strip and surrounding areas in Ibiza so you won’t have to look too far for your go to place. Compared to the drink prices, food in Ibiza can be reasonably priced so you don’t have to break the bank.
Ibiza Rocks Bar
The Ibiza Rocks bar is located on the sea front, so it’s great for when you’ve just come back from the Pukka Up Boat Party and you’re looking for something to line the stomach for the night ahead. Make sure you try their chicken pittas!
The Social is a little café that do food all day long. It’s situated just a stone throw away from Ibiza Rocks hotel and they do great breakfasts. Get there and get some food in to ease the hangover. Ask about their special pre-drink offers before events too.
Rio do food and drink throughout the day and is often busy with people chilling out and having a drink before day time events.
Street Ibiza is your quick and easy take on classic Italian food. They have a 5 star rating on trip advisor and are number 1 for Italian restaurants in the area. Make sure you check out what the buzz is about.
STK is your grill and steakhouse with an amazing atmosphere. They have performances while you eat and the food is amazing. Check it out whilst you’re there. Who doesn’t love a bit of entertainment while they’re eating?
Café Mambo again is right on the beach front and is the place to be to experience the famous Ibizan sunset, people gather around there almost every evening to see the sun go down. Head down there a little bit earlier and get some food and drinks in before the sun begins to set.
The Ibiza Strip by Night
Let’s be honest the nightlife is what you really want to know about, and we’ve got it all right here. If you want to hit the bars for a few pre-drinks then head down to west end, and then get yourself to whichever event is on in your Ultimate Events Package that night. Here’s some info on some of the bars you can find on the strip as well as some info on other clubs and venues in Ibiza.
Bars on the Ibiza Strip
The Ibiza strip is full of bars that caters to different tastes. Drinks here are often a little cheaper than the super clubs, so if you’re wanting to get a few in before heading for your big night out, this is the place to start. Don’t forget to get deals from the staff outside the bars as they can often offer you deals that you wouldn’t be able to get if you went to the bar yourself.
Soul City is on the west end strip. If you like dancing all night to RnB and Urban music along with an amazing atmosphere then this is the place for you!
Blackbeards’ – This British run bar is always one of the livelier spots on the strip and with their drink prices it’s easy to see why!
Soho bar, on the west end strip, also boasts an amazing atmosphere and cheap drinks. They often have guest DJs performing here too!
Linekers isn’t on the strip it’s on the beach front a couple of minutes’ walk from the west end strip but as the sun sets people flock to these bars too!
If you want a bit more of a premium bar to get on your Instagram story then Plastik is perfect. Again, it’s located just a couple of minutes’ walk from the west end..
Clubs in Ibiza
The clubs in Ibiza are going to be the highlight of your holiday. There’s a reason Ibiza is the party capital of the world, and that’s down to the clubs. There is no one main area where the clubs are situated they are all dotted around in various locations, with the exception of Eden. Most of the clubs will require a taxi journey, but some, like Amnesia, will provide bus services.
Pacha is one of the biggest names in the world and nights there do not disappoint. Home to The Masquerade with DJ Claptone this cannot be missed.
Amnesia is probably the first on your agenda when it comes to Ibiza plans. One of the biggest clubs in Europe and hosts hundreds of thousands of party goers each and every season.
Eden is in the San Antonio area of Ibiza, so just a couple of minutes away from the west end. Eden hosts the famous WNDRLND, where the club will be transformed into something you’ve never seen before. You’ll feel like Alice when she fell down the rabbit hole.
Ok so we know this is not a club as such but it is definitely worth a mention. This event is hosted in an abandoned zoo (Benimussa Park) each and every Sunday. With three different arenas and an underground club you can expect quirky performances and great music!
Hotels near the Ibiza Strip
In order to get the best experience, we only offer hotels that have been highly rated by previous Party Harders, and if you book your holiday or hotel through us you’ll get our Ibiza Essential Events Package included for FREE for the ultimate Ibiza nightlife experience.
Ibiza is full of hotels to host thousands of people each and every year – both budget and those who want to do Ibiza in luxury. There are a lot that are very close to the strip and surrounding areas and some that of course aren’t.
You’ll be charged a Tourist Tax when checking in. This amount is dependent on the star rating of the hotel, the number of nights you are staying, and the number of rooms booked. The amount is not typically more than 5 euros per night. It’s also very normal in party resorts for hotels to charge a returnable room deposit. These room deposits are typically €50 euros per person and returned to you after your stay (providing you haven’t trashed the room). You’ll get these deposits back after the hotel staff give your room a check over when you check-out so don’t go too hard the night before – give yourself plenty of time to check-out and get to the airport.
Ibiza Nightlife FAQs
Is Ibiza a good party holiday?
Ibiza is the perfect place to party. With world famous clubs like Pacha, Ushuaia and Privilege, as well as an abundance of beach bars and pool parties, there’s something for everyone looking to let loose on their holiday. The biggest DJs in the world often play at Ibiza clubs, so it’s the perfect place to see your favourite act or discover new music. And with white beaches and crystal clear waters all around, you’re sure to have an unforgettable time.
Where is the main nightlife in Ibiza?
The main nightlife in Ibiza is in San Antonio, Playa d’en Bossa, and the Ibiza strip. There are many clubs and bars that cater to all types of people and music tastes. San Antonio is probably the most popular spot for nightlife in Ibiza. It’s home to a ton of clubs and bars, and it’s always bustling with people looking to party. If you’re looking for something a bit more laid-back, Playa d’en Bossa is definitely worth checking out. The strip is packed with beach clubs that stay open late, and there’s always a good vibe in the air.
Is Ibiza expensive for clubbing?
If you’re going to be visiting all of the big nightclubs and bars in Ibiza (mostly around San Antonio) then yes, it can end up being quite expensive.
As Ibiza’s nightclubs are some of the best in the world, entrance prices can often be high and drinks prices are usually above the average that you would expect to pay. However, if you set a budget there are ways to experience Ibiza cost-effectively, including pre-drinking in your hotel or at the smaller bars away from the big, busy areas.
How much do drinks cost in Ibiza?
At the smaller bars away from San Antonio, there is usually no entrance fee and drinks can be as low as €3 – €4. However, expect prices to be higher in the popular sunset bars and at the biggest clubs, drinks on average will cost around €15-20.
What time do people go to clubs in Ibiza?
A lot of the clubs in Ibiza don’t start to get busy until around 1 or 2AM. If you want to start your night a little earlier, many people head to the pre-parties offered across several of the island’s famous bars.