The Ibizan resort of Santa Eulalia is a firm favourite with families who flock to its stunning beaches and fantastic restaurants. Located on the island’s east coast, the town is a cosmopolitan and lively resort with plenty of attractions and activities to satisfy all age groups.
Holidays in Santa Eulalia are all about the long, sunny days and the beautiful beaches. Lined with bars, restaurants and shops, the resort’s beaches have all the amenities you could possibly want for a day in the sun. Water-sports are available at several locations and pedaloes and dinghies can be hired from most beaches. Traditionally, package holidays in Santa Eulalia offer laid-back, low-key nightlife and although that option is still available, things have started to get a little livelier in recent years. There are now a handful of nightclubs in the town but don’t worry, they’re nothing like the super-clubs other Ibizan resorts are famous for.
Keen shoppers will love Santa Eulalia’s tempting craft and art markets and there are some wonderful bargains to be found. The town has long been a haven for creative types and many artists and craftspeople sell their creations in local shops and galleries. As well as typical souvenir shops, look out for original artwork and handmade jewellery.
Ibiza Town is a short bus ride away and definitely worth a visit. The old part of the town with its charming, narrow streets is lovely to explore and there are lots of great pavement cafes for lunch. Those who arrive in Santa Eulalia on package-holiday deals will probably find their tour operator offers a wide range of day trips. Boat trips are some of the most popular excursions. Trips are available from local operators if you prefer to book independently,and it’s even possible to charter your own boat and set the day’s itinerary yourself.