If you’re looking for an unforgettable nightlife experience then you need to check out some of these top nightclubs in Ibiza. Venues such as Ushuaïa, Pacha and Amnesia are well known for their world-renowned DJs, energetic crowds and party atmosphere. Typically the superclubs in Ibiza have opening parties in May then host many themed events throughout the party season before closing around the end of September. Some smaller clubs continue to operate during the winter months and hold elaborate events over Christmas and the New Year. Since the Covid pandemic some clubs have decided to extend their seasons by opening earlier in the year and continuing into October.
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This popular hotel and entertainment complex in Playa d’en Bossa is well known for its internationally recognised DJs who help create one of the island’s best party atmospheres. With a 7000 capacity, Ushuaïa is popular with tourists staying in Ibiza Town and its beach resorts. It is one of the best Ibiza nightlife venues where footballing celebrities such as Lionel Messi and Neymar have been spotted together with showbiz personalities including Paris Hilton and Naomi Campbell.
Pacha opened its doors in Ses Feixes near Ibiza Town in 1973 and is recognised as the island’s first superclub. Today the Pacha brand owns nightclub franchises all over the world. Pacha Ibiza is home to two floors packed full of pulsating music in what remains one of the most popular nightclubs in Ibiza. The club employs some of the music world’s top-rated DJs. It is always buzzing with energy and guests love its unique vibe – it really is one of the world’s legendary nightclubs!
The Amnesia Ibiza Super Club in San Rafael is often packed with as many as 5000 revellers partying until after sunrise. The music played at Amnesia ranges from house music to techno and everything in between, making it one of the most diverse clubs on Ibiza. It is an excellent choice for all night dancing with a great atmosphere.
Standing on the seafront in San Antonio, Eden is a another nightclub with a 5,000 capacity which is well-known for its impressive lineup of DJs. Whilst house music and techno are the club’s main genres, there’s something for everyone at Eden.
The Hi Ibiza nightclub in Playa d’en Bossa is the sister club of Ushuaïa which replaced the Space club in 2017. This superclub with a capacity of 5,500 offers a great mix of music, including house, techno and disco.
Club Privilege is Ibiza island’s largest nightclub with a capacity of more than 10,000 people. It is located close to Amnesia in San Rafael and offers an excellent nightlife experience with top-notch music.
Top 10 Nightclubs in Ibiza
DC-10 Ibiza is best known as one of the island’s best venues for electronic, house and techno music. Operating from right next to the aiport’s runway it is famous for its Circoloco parties which now take place at venues all around the world.
Es Paradis is one of the most iconic nightclubs in Ibiza and it’s no wonder why. With a unique atmosphere and great DJs, it is definitely not to be missed. The club is located in an iconic pyramid shaped building and its terrace offers stunning views over the San Antonio waterfront.
Located on a cave near Ibiza Airport, Cova Santa is one of the hottest nightclubs in Ibiza and it’s definitely worth a visit. With an incredible range of music genres, this club offers something for everyone – from disco to house to techno.
Overlooking the yachts moored in Eivissa’s Marina Botafoc, Lío Ibiza is a cabaret restaurant in the early evening which transforms into a nightclub later in the evening. Previously known as El Divino, the venue is one of the island’s most exclusive (and expensive) venues which attracts a plethora of famous clients from the world of sport and entertainment.
Octan Ibiza is one of a newer breed of clubs in Playa d’en Bossa which stands on the former premises of the now defunct Sankeys Ibiza club. It offers a varied music programme with a preference for techno and house. It attracts plenty independent artists and offers clients more of an undersground experience distinct from the offerings of the island’s superclubs.
Located in the hills outside San Antonio, this used to be a exclusive hotel which attracted the likes of Freddie Mercury and George Michael. In fact, it was here that Wham’s ‘Club Tropicana’ video was filmed. Nowadays this iconic party destination has been converted into a favourite venue for house parties.
The inland town of Las Dalias is a popular day out during family holidays to Ibiza thanks to its famous hippy market. Located nearby is the Akasha nightclub which is a relative newcomer to the island’s party scene. It is housed in an intimate venue with capacity for just 500 and opens at weekends all year round. It has guest appearances from some top artists and DJs.
After the pandemic, Club Chinois replaced Heart in the Marina Botafoc of Ibiza Town. This upmarket gastroclub offers exquisite dining and a nightclub with stunning views over the marina. The club attracts a high end clientele with an eclectic mix of music including house, hip hop and commercial pop.
Located on the beachfront in Playa d’en Bossa, this club stands on the site of the old Moma nightclub next to the Garbi Ibiza Hotel. Its frequent urban parties are well liked for playing a diverse range of music including reggaeton, hip-hop and R&B.
If you’re looking for an experience not commonly found on Ibiza’s mainstream clubs, then Underground Ibiza should be your go-to spot. With a largely unknown reputation amongst tourists, this club is well worth checking out. Located near San Rafael in the centre of Ibiza it is a popular haunt for locals who enjoy some great music played by local DJs and free admission.
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O Beach Ibiza
Formerly known as the Ocean Beach Club in San Antonio, this isn’t so much a nightclub as a daytime venue for lively pool parties. It is located on the beachfront and offers an incredible view over the Mediterranean. There is live music with DJs every day throughout the season.
The famous Ibiza Rocks pool parties take place at the 2,500 capacity Ibiza Rocks Hotel in downtown San Antonio. The venue hosts live music events with top DJs in a central courtyard throughout the summer months.
Originally located on the site of an abandoned zoo at Benimussa Park, the Zoo Project gained notoriety for its daytime parties. Since losing its home there were fears it would disappear from the club scene but it has now returned for pool parties in fancy dress every Sunday at Ibiza Rocks in San Antonio.
Frequently Asked Questions
What’s The Biggest Club In Ibiza?
In terms of capacity the biggest club in Ibiza is Privilege in San Rafael which can accommodate 10,000 part-goers. In terms of reputation there’s no such thing as the “biggest club”as venues come and go over the years. Having said that some of the more famous clubs include Pacha, Amnesia, Ushuaïa, Ni Ibiza and Privilege.
|Amnesia Ibiza||San Rafael||Superclub||5000|
|Eden Ibiza||San Antonio||Superclub||5000|
|Hï Ibiza||Playa d’en Bossa||Superclub||5500||Space|
|Privilege Ibiza||San Rafael||Superclub||10000|
|Ushuaia Ibiza||Playa d’en Bossa||Superclub||7000|
|Cova Santa||San José||Nightclub||2000|
|DC-10 Ibiza||Las Salinas||Nightclub||4000|
|Es Paradis||San Antonio||Nightclub||5000|
|Octan Ibiza||Playa d’en Bossa||Nightclub||1500||Sankeys and Kiss|
|Pikes Ibiza||San Antonio||Nightclub||800|
|Ibiza Rocks||San Antonio||Pool Party||2500||Club Paraiso Mediterraneo|
|Zoo Project||San Antonio||Pool Party||2000||Benimussa Park|
|O Beach Ibiza||San Antonio||Pool Party||2000|
|Akasha||Las Dalias||Other Club||500|
|Club Chinois||Eivissa||Other Club||1000||Heart|
|Swag Ibiza||Playa d’en Bossa||Other Club||1000|
|Underground Ibiza||San Rafael||Other Club||1500|
What Time Do Clubs Open In Ibiza?
Whilst some clubs in Ibiza might open between 10pm and midnight they don’t get busy until sometime between 1am and 2am. For that reason most clubbers head for the pre-club parties at bars in Ibiza Town, Playa d’en Bossa and San Antonio before heading for a nightclub.