Ibiza, located in the Balearic Islands off the east coast of Spain, is a place where party-goers can go out until the sun rises over the Mediterranean Sea. The island has some of the biggest and most famous clubs in the world.
If you’re looking for a party trip, there’s no better time to visit Ibiza than during the months of July, August and September. Here’s a guide to the best discotecas to experience Ibiza in all its glory. Grab some friends and plan your island getaway, check last minute flights to Ibiza on eDreams or book in advance for the notorious September closing parties.
1. Amnesia, Ibiza
Amnesia is known as one of the best clubs in the world, winning the Best Global Club award for three years. Famous for its foam parties and huge outdoor terrace, it also has an incredible laser light show with 24 different colors. A great place to go for those who like trance music.
Famous parties: Foam Party, takes places two times per week; La Troya, happening for more than 15 years, it’s one of the most famous parties for the gay community; Cocoon, the celebratory journey of Sven Väth is the most popular party among clubbers.
Price: tickets €20 – €50 and drinks €12.
Address: Ctra. Ibiza a San Antonio, Km 5, San Rafael
2. Pacha Ibiza
One of the most legendary clubs for a true Ibiza nightlife experience. Pacha combines musical styles from the best DJs in a mythical venue interconnected by stairwells and passageways.
Famous parties: “F*** me I’m famous”, hosted by David Guetta; Flower Power, the most international party at the club; Aoki’s Playhouse, hosted by none other than Steve Aoki.
Price: tickets €50 – €60 and drinks €10.
Address: Avinguda 8 d’Agost
Inaugurated in the 70s under the name of Ku, it was outdoors and probably the first club in the world that had a pool. Today it is the largest club in the world with a capacity for 10,000 partygoers.
Famous parties: Supermartxé, a world famous show that mixes a fashion show, with acrobatics and the best music. New to Privilege is the NEONSPLASH Paint-Party, Europe’s largest paint war.
Price: tickets between €25 – €50 and drinks €12.
Address: Urbanización San Rafael, San Rafael
Space’s strong point is its outdoor parties that always have an amazing line-up of internationally renowned DJs. It’s perfect for electronic music lovers, although there is also a sampling of other music genres as well.
Famous parties: “Music is Revolution”, a special night dedicated to electronic music with Carl Coxl; Café Olé, known as “Spain’s most flamboyant party” has been running for 15 years and is one of the island’s gay-friendly parties; Kehakuma-elrow, two different parties under one roof, on the Kehakuma terrace you can party to underground music and in the main part of the club you can find the El Row party, decked out with costumed dancers and confetti.
Price: tickets €30 – €65 and drinks €9 – €12.
Address: Platja d’en Bossa, Sant Josep de sa Talaia
5. Es Paradis Ibiza
One of the most veteran clubs in Ibiza, it’s known for its garden and chic white decor. Although generally it isn’t as crazy in comparison to other discos, some nights it goes all out.
Famous parties: Es Paradis Water Party, where thousands of gallons of water are shot out of the fountain in the middle of the dance floor.
Price: tickets around €30 and drinks €12.
Address: Carrer Salvador Espriu, 2, Sant Antoni de Portmany
After its opening in 2011, Ushuaïa Ibiza Beach Hotel has turned into one of the mandatory stops for day-time partiers who love to enjoy music outdoors. The most impressive parts of this club, not counting the decoration, the pool and the incredible go-go dancers, is the chance to see world famous DJs while the sun sets. Ushuaïa opens around 3-5pm and closes at midnight.
Famous parties: Avicii and “F*** Me I’m Famous” hosted by David Guetta.
Price: between €35 – €55 and drinks from €7 to €12.
Address: Platja d’en Bossa
Formally known as Eden, Gatecrasher has made it to the party island as the newest club in Ibiza. With a capacity of 5,000 clubbers, you can’t miss the parties with the best trance music from Judge Jules. At Gatecrasher you can listen to house in one of the most glamorous atmospheres.
Famous parties: El Carnaval promises not to disappoint with a true Ibizian experience, electronic music with the volume turned all the way up.
Price: between €20 – €50 and drinks from €6 – €12.
Address: Carrer Salvador Espriu, Sant Antoni de Portmany