San Miguel – A Stunning Resort on the North Coast
San Miguel is located on Ibiza’s North coast and is set among the cliffs in the picturesque hills. For those seeking a relaxing, peaceful Ibiza holiday, this resort is perfect and extremely popular with couples. Visitors can take time to unwind on the beach or take romantic, scenic walks around the resort. The spectacular San Miguel scenery means that there are plenty of excuses to explore the surrounding area.
For those not wanting the busy atmosphere found in other Ibiza holiday resorts, San Miguel is the perfect choice. The resort is also popular with families with young children due to the golden sandy beaches and clear, shallow water.
For those that want a relaxing Ibiza holiday, San Miguel has everything you need to unwind. Stunning beaches and clear blue skies await the resort’s visitors, along with a traditional local charm that uncovers the hidden aspects of the island. Families will not be disappointed with the safe, child-friendly beaches and the wide variety of accommodation that San Miguel has to offer. Whether you are looking for a cheap, late Ibiza deal or a luxury break, San Miguel has something for all budgets. With accommodation stretching across the cliffs, no visitor is far from the stunning scenic views that San Miguel has to offer.
The resort offers a delightful mix of traditional local charm and exciting excursions for those that want more excitement from their Ibiza holiday! Those coming to the island will immediately be immersed in the rich culture and stunning backdrop. With hotels offering high quality service and facilities, every aspect of the holiday is catered for.
San Miguel – Activities and Beach Fun!
San Miguel has a wide variety of activities and excursions on offer to help you make the most of your Ibiza holiday. One of the must see places is the C’an Marca caves where guides will lead you through the spectacular caverns that were once known for being the hideout of smugglers bringing goods into Ibiza and Spain. The caves are over 100,000 years old and are a fantastic addition to any adventurous traveller’s Ibiza holiday itinerary!
The S’an Ros Ethnological Museum of Ibiza is another definite stopping point during a San Miguel holiday. The museum is located in a restored, traditional home and allows visitors to experience the way of life of those residing in the rural parts of the island. Tools and other handcrafts are on display as well as demonstrations of local customs and traditions found on the island.
Holiday thrill seekers can visit the nearby water park in Playa den Bossa which is a great day out for the whole family. Water sports are also available throughout the resort including jet-skiing, scuba diving and windsurfing. Experience the marine life in one of the resorts glass bottom boats, or stay on dry land with a coach trip around the island.
There are a number of apartment complexes and hotel lining the cliffs with stunning sea views of the island. With accommodation to suit every taste and budget, this Ibiza resort caters for all. For those looking for a luxury Ibiza holiday the resort does have 5-star hotels available.
San Miguel - Entertainment and Accommodation
The night time entertainment in San Miguel is not as lively as some of the other Ibiza resorts however many of the hotels provide their own entertainment packages. There are bars and restaurants along the sea front, perfect for tasting some of the fresh local cuisine and sampling the fish at the islands best fish restaurant!
Although the resort is not full of designer shops there is a selection of souvenir shops and supermarkets. Those wanting to venture to some of the islands other resorts can take advantage of the regular bus services to Ibiza town, San Antonio and Santa Eulalia.
San Miguel is located right on the Northern Ibiza coast surrounded by stunning countryside and away from the busy atmosphere of many of the major resorts. The Northern region of Ibiza is very different to the South with San Miguel being a perfect example of this. The secluded charm of this small resort has enticed tourists to the area wanting to experience the traditional atmosphere. San Miguel is situated on the ‘Puig de Missa’ part of the Els Amunts range of hills and surrounded by pine forest, hills and winding lanes. Most of the buildings that like the central village square reflect the traditional whitewash theme of many of the old Ibiza villages.
Those wanting to explore the culture of the island should consider San Miguel as their first choice Ibiza resort. A must see for those interested in local history is the impressive church set within the hills, as one of the oldest churches in Ibiza the ancient decor is still visible today. From the ‘Puig de Missa’ visitors can take in the spectacular views across the island. Away from the modern resorts of San Antonio and Ibiza town, the rural charm of Ibiza is prevalent.
San Miguel - Weather and Climate
Any Ibiza summer holiday is guaranteed to be sun filled! San Miguel is no different with blue skies and warm sunshine throughout the summer. During the winter period the beaches are less busy as it is not as hot as during the summer months, however those taking advantage of a winter Ibiza holiday will still be greeted by sunshine and only a slight chance of rain. July and August have the highest temperatures whereas December and January have the lowest.