San Jose – An Upmarket Resort in Ibiza
Located in the south west of Ibiza, San Jose is an upmarket resort nestled amongst the hills of the Sa Talaia Mountain. For those wanting an Ibiza holiday with a difference, San Jose is definitely a front contender. With spectacular views across the rest of the island, the resort of a holiday haven for sightseeing and exploring the countryside. As the resort is set in open countryside, the nearest beaches are in San Antonio or Port des Torrent.
San Jose is the perfect base for those wanting an Ibiza holiday which combines relaxation with excitement; many visitors tend to journey to other resorts during the day to take advantage of the beaches and shopping, and then head back to San Jose on a night. As a large Ibiza resort, San Jose is ideal for those wanting to do some exploration on their Ibiza holiday.
Due to the nature of the resort, San Jose is ideally suited for older couples or families looking for a laid-back Ibiza break. The location is also ideal for those wanting to sample different parts of island life. Take trips to explore the more tourist themed areas and sample the varied attractions before heading back to the tranquil San Jose countryside.
For those wanting to take advantage of the hiking opportunities, many hotels offer tours and maps so that adventurers can view all of the resorts beauty spots and the ultimate views of the island. With a range of accommodation and many holiday operators offering fantastic deals to this resort, there has never been a better time to book a holiday to Ibiza.
San Jose - Quiet and Relaxing
San Jose is a picturesque resort; one of the main attractions is the island coach tour which enables you to experience the rest of the island over the course of a day. For more attractions, the nearby San Antonio offers a wide range of things to do. Why not take a boat trip or take advantage of the many water sports on offer whilst enjoying the beach.
The legendary San Antonio night life is something that many tourists come to experience, with nightclubs and bars open till the early hours it is definitely a lively night! Head back to San Jose to experience the fantastic restaurants that the resort has to offer, with fantastic local cuisine and international favourites, it caters for everyone. Cosy, tapas bars are popular within the resort along with cafes.
The Es Raco Verd is another popular spot, where guests can enjoy Jazz music in the beautiful garden bar. An open air cinema is another attraction for those wanting to enjoy films under a blanket of stars. There is a wide range of accommodation choice within the resort, from hotels to private apartments catering for all tastes and budgets
San Jose - Scenic and Enjoyable
Anyone staying in San Jose will be taken away by the fantastic views, the mountain location means that the resort benefits from spectacular sunsets. Adventurers can journey up to the top of the mountain where Ibiza and Mallorca are spread out below. Many tourists believe that this is the most beautiful part of Ibiza Island, with a stunning array of wildlife, plants and trees.
Although the resort is very quiet, there are a few souvenir shops but not as many as the nearby resorts. With excellent transport into San Antonio, visitors can take advantage of the larger shopping malls that the resort has to offer. San Jose is a traditional Spanish village so the majority of the souvenir shops sell authentic Spanish trinkets, perfect for those wanting to take home a piece of ‘real Spain’.
San Jose - Weather and Climate
San Jose has very good weather, however due to the high altitude the winters are colder than other Ibiza holiday resorts. During the summer expect high temperatures and a cloud free sky. Winter months will experience some rainfall and lower temperatures however the clear skies result in the fantastic, clear views