How to Enjoy Ibiza on a Budget
Affordable Accommodations in Ibiza
San Antonio is a hub for budget-friendly stays, surrounded by famous spots like Eden and Ibiza Rocks Hotel. In October, options like Abrat offer rooms around £75 per night. For quieter locales, consider Cala Longa or Portinatx. Aparthotels, such as Aparthotel El Pinar, provide self-catering facilities to further cut costs.
Economical Eating in Ibiza
Cooking your meals can be a big saver. Look for apartments with kitchens to enjoy local ingredients. For dining out, seek restaurants offering a ‘menú del día’, an economical choice. Use apps like Menu Del Dia to find these deals, and ask your hotel for local recommendations and potential discounts.
Inexpensive Activities in Ibiza
Ibiza’s beaches offer free relaxation and swimming opportunities. Enjoy spectacular sunsets at San Antonio Bay or Cala Conta. Culture lovers can explore the historical Dalt Vila in Ibiza Town or indulge in window shopping at chic boutiques.
For nightlife, some beach bars like Café Del Mar and Café Mambo host free-entry parties. If clubbing is essential, consider buying a party package in advance, which can include multiple events and sometimes even a boat party.
Budget Transport in Ibiza
Staying in central areas like Playa d’en Bossa or Ibiza Town minimizes transport costs. Ibiza’s public buses are affordable and connect major attractions. For groups, renting a car might be cost-effective.
Smart Saving Tips
Look for early bird discounts on club tickets.
Travel during shoulder seasons (May, June, September, October) for lower prices.
Local insights can lead to discounts and hidden gems.
Embrace free activities like snorkeling, beach days, and hiking.
Pre-drinking with supermarket purchases saves money compared to bar spending.