Es Canar is a pretty little seaside resort with a big warm heart. This resort lies on the eastern shores of Ibiza. Es Canar attracts a friendly crowd of holidaymakers and is a popular choice with families.
Es Canar is large enough to offer all the services necessary for a comfortable holiday. It’s also small enough to get around on foot. This resort a short drive, bike ride or walk from neighbouring Cala Lena and S’Argamassa. Both of these areas boast further entertainment venues. South of here are more super resorts such as Cala Llonga and Santa Eulalia.
Es Canar Nightlife & Entertainment
Within the village of Es Canar there is a good selection of comfortable accommodation. These include hotels, holiday apartments, guest houses and a camping ground.
Dotted around the village and beach area are many entertainment establishments. Visitors can enjoy a good selection of lively bars, cafes and restaurants. There is also a selection of shops, supermarket, pharmacies, car hire and boat rental. Do not miss the weekly Hippy Market where you will find great gifts to take home.
Popeye´s Bar/Restaurant is one of the liveliest places and most popular in this part of Ibiza. Here you will find friendly staff with a good mix of entertainment. Food and drinks are reasonable and people rave about the burgers on offer. Popeye´s is actually open until 4am and offer dine in food but no delivery.
For entertainment they often have tribute acts such as Rod Stewart & Lionel Richie. They also offer plenty for the young ones with a free foam party during peak season. You can check their Facebook page here to find out why this is one of the top nightspots. Their address is Carrer de Cèsar Puget Riquer, 07849 Es Canar.
Beach & Bay Area
The focal point of this resort is the delightful crescent shaped beach. Golden sand washes into the calm shallow waters of the bay. This makes it a safe haven for the young ones to swim and play. Here and there pines and palms offer welcoming shade and give way to cheerful bars and cafes. There is good wheelchair access here. Rentals of sun loungers and a small variety of fun and exciting water sports and activities.
Camping is a fun way to enjoy a holiday, especially if you have young children. There are two camping sites in Es Canar within walking distance from the beach and resort centre. Both offer pitches for tents, caravans and motor-homes as well as comfortable bungalows. They have safe environments for children to play and several leisure facilities.
Es Canar lies on the northeast coast of Ibiza to the north of Santa Eulalia de Rui. You can check here for a full size Google map of the area.
Punta Arabi Hippy Market
Punta Arabi Hippy Market is the oldest of it´s kind in Ibiza opening it´s stalls in 1973. This markets boasts over 500 craftsmen from all over the island each Wednesday. Punta Arabi usually runs from April until October when the tourism season kicks in. Opening hours are 10am until 6pm and 7pm in July & August.
Here you can also sample a large range of local cuisines such a Paella and other local dishes. The food stalls also include dishes such as mixed grills and plenty for the children. Here the kids are not left out with plenty of activities such as face painting for them. They can also get Henna Tattoos. Don´t forget to hang around long enough to sample the live music as well. You can check this resource for more about events and history of the market.