Club Nights

    Ibiza has become one of the hottest destinations in the Med in the last few years, recently being cited as a favourite spot of the rich and famous. This is no accident, the island has actively been adding to existing VIP experiences as well attracting some of the biggest luxury brands and improving services to offer a truly first class option for those thinking of visiting. The world famous clubs can accommodate any global VIPs, the restaurants have become the most talked about in the region and the beach club scene rivals any in the world. One of the biggest changes in the last decade though has been in the standard of accommodation, with numerous five star hotels opening, as well as a unique selection of world class boutique options, Ibiza hoteliers have really raised their game.

    When it comes to where to stay in Ibiza, the choices are limitless. Whether you prefer the big five star treatment or the personal touch of an intimate boutique, whether you want that breathtaking sea view or love the calm of the countryside, Ibiza offers plenty of choices. When it comes to an authentic Ibiza experience, look no further than the selection of Agroturismo hotels, set in the countryside, they combine five star luxury with a genuine rustic charm and make the perfect base for those that like a tranquil theme for their vacation.

    Ibiza is blessed with a number of independent operators, people with a vision of what a hotel should offer and who take a real pride in their particular establishment, offering another exquisite option for those heading to the island. Hotels such as Casa Munich, Es Vive and The Giri Residence are perfect examples of a huge variety of gems, each with their own particular charm. For those that enjoy the vibrant large hotels, the island has plenty in its locker, from The Ibiza Gran in the heart of Marina Botafoc to Aguas de Ibiza on the beachfront in Santa Eulalia or the Ushuaia Beach Hotel and Tower in the heart of the busy resort Playa d’en Bossa. Pacha is one of the biggest brands in clubland and it offers El Hotel, handy for the world famous hotel and recently opened Destino, a stunning luxury resort overlooking Cap Martinet.

    Finding the right place to stay when you are looking at a vacation can be one of the most important decisions, if you are comfortable during your stay it will invariably lead to a more harmonious break. In Ibiza, you are spoiled for choice and with the variety of amazing establishments, all waiting to look after you, finding the ideal home away from home has never been easier.

    Judgement Sundays – Book Tickets

    Sunday in San Antonio and it has to be Eden for Judgement Sundays. For as long as we can remember it has been one of the busiest nights on the island, home to Judge Jules, who hosts every weekend, joined by many of the finest exponents of trance and house from around the world.

    Cream – Gareth Wyn Interview – Cream Amnesia Ibiza

    Essential Ibiza caught up with Cream Ibiza resident Gareth Wyn to get the lowdown on working for the massive clubbing brand on the world’s party capital.

    Insane Ibiza – Insane at Pacha

    Friday night in Pacha has become known for its ability to accommodate several musical genres, maintaining quality and offering a unique party atmosphere. With the announcement that there would e a change in the residents, there may have been an element of concern creeping in to the loyal Friday night fan base but the concern has surely been addressed with the announcement that the likes of Fritz Kalkbrenner, John Digweed, Uner, Steve Lawler, Joris Voorn, Coyu, Umek, DJ Sneak, Derrick Carter and Mark Farina will be making appearances throughout the summer. The mix of new and established artists promises to maintain the eclectic philosophy and quickly establish the new party as a place to hear great music in the company of talented DJs and producers. After a massive season in 2013, where it was challenging for best club night on the island, expectation is rising as we head towards the new season.

    Urban Heroes – Book Tickets

    Es Paradis introduces yet another new night to their summer 2011 line up with Urban Heroes taking over Sunday night. As the club name suggests, the music policy will be urban, so those of you that want to take a break from the four four beats to be heard all over the island and indulge your urban side, this is the party for you.

    Tonight – Book Tickets

    2011 is the year of new parties in Ibiza and Tonight, which will occupy a Tuesday night in Amnesia, brings together another couple of giants in their own fields. Annie Mac and Eric Prydz will collaborate to deliver an eclectic night of quality electronica in the legendary venue.

    La Familia – La Familia at Ushuaia

    After successfully integrating into the Ants Saturday party in Ushuaia, Joris Voorn & Nic Fanciulli’s La Familia takes over the Sunday berth for four exclusive parties between September 7 and 28. The duo is no stranger to the iconic outdoor stage, having stood and looked out at the sea of faces occupying poolside of the famous hotel but this sees the first time they have taken on a residency. Joining Joris and Nic throughout the residency will be a selection of the best cutting edge DJs and producers around, making this a party for those that enjoy great music programmed by genuine heavyweights. The four-week mini residency kicks off on Sunday September 7 with Derrick Carter, Breach and Oliver Dollar joining the fun. Joris Voorn and Nic Fanciulli have made significant contributions to the scene in their own right, both are accomplished DJs that have released more than their fair share of floor filling nuggets and, more recently, they have joined forces for a series of back to back performances that have mesmerised capacity crowds throughout the island and the clubbing world. It was only a matter of time before they took control of their own party and, given the success of the concept when premiered at Ants, Ushuaia is the perfect place.

    Armin van Buuren – Armin van Buuren at H� Ibiza

    Armin van Buuren takes on the Wednesday night residency in brand new Ibiza club H� Ibiza. No stranger to overseeing a huge Ibiza party, the Dutch trance master returns to Ibiza for a weekly residency on the back of a massive world tour. His epic, anthemic style of trance has seen him dominate dancefloors, opinion polls and the radio airwaves for as long as we can remember. His A State Of Trance show boasts listening figures in their millions and his ability to fill venues all over the world has made him one pf the biggest stars on the international scene.

    Luciano – Luciano at Ushuaia

    Luciano Luciano and his Vagabundos are on the move yet again; the nomads never like to stay too long on the one place. Fans if Ushuaia need not worry, however, they are only moving from Thursday to Tuesday night in the outdoor arena. The talented DJ has been synonymous with the Ushuaia party in it’s … Read more

    Jo Mills – 60 Seconds with Jo Mills – Jo Mills Ibiza DJ – Jo Mills Interview

    Jo Mills is an integral part of Ibiza; it’s the place she now calls home, she has recently been married on the island and more recently gave birth to her first baby, son Raffy. She is one of the island’s most popular resident DJs, regularly charming capacity crowds wherever she plays; with a switch to the Wonderland main room on the cards for this summer, Essential Ibiza caught up with her to talk Ibiza 2010.