Luxury 4 and 5-star Ibiza hotels for an indulgent Balearic escape

Whether you want to dance the night away to world-class DJs, go to a restorative yin yoga class or explore the ancient cobbled streets of a UNESCO World Heritage site, your options of chic Ibiza bases are endless.

There aren’t many places in the world quite like the White Isle – and these 4 and 5-star luxury Ibiza hotels live up to its reputation for bohemian indulgence. Select from hotels where you’ll sip on cocktails at A-lister-worthy hangouts or dine under the stars amid lemon groves and scented forests. Whichever you choose, they’ll add an element of decadence to your itinerary.

Unwind at this peaceful 5-star luxury Ibiza hotel

Located on Santa Eulalia’s peaceful promenade, Aguas de Ibiza Lifestyle and Spa offers an indulgent retreat from the island’s club scene. Sip an Ibiza Sling amid the chic surroundings of the rooftop cocktail bar before crossing the terrace to the sea view restaurant, Vi Cool Ibiza. The menu at this sophisticated eatery was created by Michelin-star chef Sergi Arola.

Featuring contemporary interiors that utilise Feng Shui principles, the light-filled rooms at this hotel feature creamy hues and glass tiles alongside designer speakers and a pillow menu. Upgrade to a Presidential or Cloud 9 Corner Suite for a bathtub on the balcony. You can take a dip in the cool water of the rooftop swimming pool, too, which has views across the yacht-lined marina.

Visit the luxe Clarins Revival Spa for a morning of rest and rejuvenation; its holistic treatments are devised to balance mind, body and soul. With a focus on wellbeing, the serene Revival Wellness Club also has organic detox programmes, state-of-the-art underwater bikes and pilates classes.

Aguas de Ibiza Grand Luxe Hotel - Small Luxury Hotel of the World

Top rated
Santa Eulalia
8.5 Excellent (1019 reviews)

Watch the sunset at this exquisitely designed 5-star luxury Ibiza hotel

The Ibizan skies are almost within reach at the OD Talamanca. Watch the sunset from the rooftop at the OD Sky Bar, which has westerly views of the whitewashed Old Town with its Renaissance ramparts and imposing 14th-century cathedral. Early birds can catch the sunrise before heading to the buffet restaurant for a breakfast of smoothies, acai bowls and other healthy treats.

At the eastern end of Talamanca Bay, this hotel offers mid-century modern accommodation near Ibiza Town. Close to the elegant Marina Botafoch, it plays host to some of the island’s most exclusive restaurants, bars and boutiques, so a chic evening is just a stroll away.

The hotel’s spacious Deluxe Room with Sea View has all the ingredients for an indulgent break, with a balcony, twin sinks and sleek cedar wood furniture. Upgrade to a Duplex Suite for a rooftop plunge pool, unforgettable vistas across the water and a marble bathroom complete with a Jacuzzi. For a romantic treat, wander down to the à la carte restaurant, where you’ll find local specialities including freshly caught mussels.

Ocean Drive Talamanca

Top rated
Santa Eulalia
8.8 Excellent (568 reviews)

Dance to big-name DJs at this 5-star luxury Ibiza hotel

On the shores of Playa d’en Bossa, the adults-only Ushuaïa Ibiza Beach Hotel is one of the island’s most renowned party spots. An A-list hangout, it attracts big-name DJs including David Guetta, Martin Garrix and Tiësto. Dance to live performances with all kinds of comforts and VIP services, such as coveted front row tables and bedrooms with balconies overlooking the stage.

For a truly spectacular experience, stay in the first floor Xpa Suite. It’s positioned on the beachfront and comes with an outdoor hydro massage pool, wine fridge and a glass bathtub. With sensuous rain showers, LED mood lighting and an aromatherapy menu, the deluxe marble bathrooms add an extravagant touch to your stay.

The next morning, sample the culinary delights of the aptly named Unexpected Breakfast, an eclectic selection including exotic fruits, sweet treats and international flavours. For a moment of lunchtime rest and rejuvenation, order sushi and sashimi in the Japanese Zen garden, perhaps with an organic juice.

Ushuaia Ibiza Beach Hotel - Adults Only-Entrance to Ushuaia Club included

Top rated
Playa d'en Bossa
8.6 Excellent (7171 reviews)

Practise yoga to the sound of Led Zeppelin at this 5-star luxury Ibiza hotel

Live like a rock star at the majestic Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza, with rooftop Jacuzzis, cocktail stations and live music on Playa d’en Bossa. More than just a party hotel, it’s home to the lavish Rock Spa, which has sound therapy, Flash Collagen facials and deep tissue massages. Stretch out on a sunken pool lounger while the children have fun at the Roxity Kids Club.

For a soothing experience, attend a Rock Om vinyasa flow class to the sound of Led Zeppelin or meditate to a soundtrack composed by a local DJ and yogi. The concierge will deliver a complimentary Manduka yoga mat with Go Play carrier to your room if you’d prefer a private stretching session at your own leisure.

Snuggle up in stylish yet comfortable double rooms with 300 thread count Egyptian cotton sheets, a cosy reading corner and a sensory rain shower. Wander amid the Hard Rock memorabilia, which include Rihanna’s sparkling outfits, Elvis’ old bathrobe and Fergie’s outlandish sunglasses.

Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza

Top rated
Playa d'en Bossa
8.9 Excellent (6168 reviews)

Hide away in a fragrant pine forest at this 5-star luxury Ibiza hotel

At the edge of a pine forest, Seven Pines Resort Ibiza is a sumptuous hotel, near the laidback coastal village of Sant Josep on Ibiza’s west coast. Spend long, lazy days in the private gardens, sipping chilled glasses of pear sangria between swims. Later, relax in the in the lavish Cliff Suite – with 360-degree views over the Med and its own private entry, it’s an irresistible hidden hideaway.

Work out with a run through the fragrant pine forest or learn to stand-up paddleboard on the gently lapping water. With a plush spa, cross-country bikes and chartered yacht excursions, there’s no shortage of activities here. Seek inner peace at a cliff-top meditation class while looking out over the turquoise sea.

The whitewashed Ibizan buildings conceal a popular Korean dining establishment, specialising in steamed and fermented cuisine. If you’re after a low-key lunch, dine al-fresco at the bohemian Cone Club, which serves Mediterranean sharing plates with Middle Eastern and Asian influences. Round off a day of relaxation at the yacht terrace, overlooking the surf, offering classic cocktails, wines and liqueurs.

7Pines Resort Ibiza, part of Destination by Hyatt

Top rated
Sant Josep de sa Talaia
9.3 Excellent (378 reviews)

Explore Ibiza’s most well-known clubs from this 5-star luxury Ibiza hotel

Stay at Grand Palladium White Island Resort and Spa for an unforgettable week of Ibizan glitz and glamour. Recline on an opulent Bali bed with a cocktail, then have a refreshing dip in the spacious outdoor pool.

Positioned at the far end of the island’s longest beach, Playa d’en Bossa, this expansive hotel is well located for active days on the water and lively nights amid the bright lights of the island’s most well-known clubs. To refuel ahead of a night dancing at local icon Hï Ibiza, eat al-fresco at the hotel’s Il Palazzo restaurant, snack on tacos at La Doña or take in the panoramic sea views at Portofino.

Rest in an avant-garde room with a white, cerise and mustard décor, plus modern conveniences like iPod docks and a 42-inch TV. There’s a range of options available, from simple but stylish doubles offering sea views to suites featuring rooftop hydromassage tubs.

Grand Palladium White Island Resort & Spa - All Inclusive

Top rated
Playa d'en Bossa
8.6 Excellent (2839 reviews)

Sip champagne by the pool at this luxury hotel in Ibiza Town

Nestled between Marina de Ibiza and Marina Botafoch, the Ibiza Gran Hotel is an oasis of tranquillity on the outskirts of lively Ibiza Town. Set at the heart of the sculpture-filled gardens, the palm-tree-lined pool area is home to a restaurant serving cocktails, organic smoothies and fresh juices. Bask in the adults-only pool or simply sit in the shade with a glass of champagne.

Note the synergy between art and architecture as you wander through the calm corridors of the gently sloping buildings. With light and airy public spaces filled with contemporary art, this carefully designed hotel is a laidback retreat from the world.

Each of the 185 suites offers stunning views across the bay to the whitewashed houses and cobbled streets of Ibiza Town’s UNESCO-protected old quarter. If you’re planning a late night in the island’s capital, book an Ultimate Indulgence Ritual at the sleek Open Spa for the next day. It consists of a soothing body massage and a rejuvenating facial tailored to your skin type.

Ibiza Gran Hotel

Top rated
9.6 Excellent (738 reviews)

Charter your own boat at this 5-star luxury Ibiza hotel

ME Ibiza is a blissful beachfront escape where you can bask in the laidback, glamorous rooftop plunge pool, with its own bar and admire 360-degree views of the glittering Mediterranean Sea. For a peaceful day out, take a private motorboat to Formentera to discover frost-white sands and clear water. Located near Santa Eulalia on the White Isle’s southeast coast, this luxury hotel makes it all seem so easy.

Get a wonderful night of sleep in a minimalist double room with chic white linen, stone floors and hanging wicker chairs. For a particularly special occasion, why not check into the sumptuous Passion Suite? With a king-size bed, soundproofing and luxe bathroom featuring a rainfall shower, downtime is a pleasure. Soak up the early morning light on the terrace, which comes with a whirlpool bath and spectacular vistas of the bay.

For a day of barefoot partying, stroll across the waterfront to Nikki Beach. This Ibizan hot spot is famed for its sophisticated pool parties with international DJs, soft day beds and bottles of champagne on ice. Afterwards, find balance with an antigravity yoga class or an Indian head massage back at the hotel.

ME Ibiza - The Leading Hotels of the World

Top rated
Santa Eulalia
8.7 Excellent (594 reviews)