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Top Choice Lighthouse in Portinatx

Far de Portinatx

There are many lighthouses sprinkled around the Balearics, but this majestic candy-striped structure is the tallest: 52m high, with a 2.25m-wide lantern. From Platja Es Port (with parking) at the northeast tip of Po…
International in Portinatx

Los Enamorados

Zingy Japanese and Peruvian flavours collide with fresh Ibizan seafood at this deliciously stylish terrace bar-restaurant, occupying a century-old boathouse on Portinatx' glittery northernmost bay. Hammocks, danglin…
Beach in Portinatx

Cala d'en Serra

This sheltered bay, 2.5km east of Portinatx, is one of the island's prettiest, reached by a spectacular road offering a succession of vistas over azure water below (though it's in terrible condition; walk down in 10…
Beach in Portinatx

S'Illot des Renclí

Between Calas Xuclar and Xarraca, just a few metres north of the main coastal road, you'll find the teeny-tiny cove of S'Illot des Renclí. An inviting patch of sand folds into shallow, translucent water that's perfe…
Beach in Portinatx

Cala Xuclar

This protected beach lies at the bottom of a steep, fiddly dirt track, 2km southwest of Portinatx. Once you reach the shore, its turquoise waters, overlooked by a few fishermen's huts, dazzle the eyes. Bring snorkel…
Seafood in Portinatx

Chiringuito Cala Xuclar

Well hidden from the north-coast road, this little sand-side chiringuito (beach shack) makes a charming setting for some of the freshest fish in Ibiza, including grouper, monkfish and sea bass. It's an idyllic posit…
Beach in Portinatx

Cala Xarraca

Just over 3km southwest of Portinatx, a signposted side road loops past a smattering of villas to tiny Cala Xarraca, a thin strip of coarse sand and pebbles no more than 150m long, with a few sunbeds and umbrellas t…
Spanish in Portinatx

Restaurante Cala Xarraca

A cheerful, summer-only restaurant perched just above pebbly little Cala Xarraca, serving simple, seafood-focused cuisine at tables looking out on the Mediterranean: salads, tortilla, seafood-filled paella and daily…
Lounge in Portinatx

Zulu Lounge

For good chill-out tunes and a vista of the bay, pop into this little bar-restaurant perched above Portinatx' southernmost beach. There's an extensive list of colourful, well-priced cocktails (€6), as well as a Span…