There are arguably two White Isles, each locked in a perennial jostle for supremacy: the hedonistic and the hushed. The previous wants no introduction, all mega golf equipment and mega hangovers. The latter, although, is a way more tranquil place – rugged, cacti-peppered landscapes, dragonflies dancing over ebbing swimming pools and lengthy afternoons in hammocks with good reads.

onefinestay’s Villa Los Amigos, set within the countryside near the village of Sant Llorenç de Baláfia, may be very a lot within the ‘sleepy Ibiza’ field – albeit shut sufficient to city {that a} night time on the tiles isn’t out of the query. An expansive six-bed, single-floor pile, it wraps round a neatly stored pool space with drooping bushes, shaded verandas and a family-sized stretch of desk for al fresco suppers and languorous breakfasts.

Why come right here?

A part of onefinestay’s curated assortment of properties, Villa Los Amigos affords visitors sanctuary and seclusion: the consolation and persona of a wise residence with the bespoke service of an ultra-luxury lodge. It’s additionally ravishing to take a look at, in-built a Cali-inspired type that sees sweeps of uncovered concrete sit tooth by jowl with banks of wooden panelling and well mannered up to date artwork. Yawning sofas are dressed with snappy throws and outsized cushions, whereas the floor-to-ceiling home windows look out onto a vista free from the humdrum of different folks.

So it’s terribly tasteful, sure, but it surely’s additionally remarkably effectively kitted out – every thing from an built-in Sonos sound system to a cinema room within the basement. There’s additionally the form of grownup brute of a barbecue that ought to, on the very least, require a driving licence to function, in addition to a gymnasium for individuals who favor pounding a treadmill to the encompassing net of nation lanes.

Villa bathroom

However whereas the property itself is the draw, as a onefinestay villa it comes with a number of service choices that elevate the expertise – together with the usage of an environment friendly concierge crew that may construct itineraries, handle bookings and cater to any niggling wants by name or WhatsApp. It’s a bonus that pays dividends lengthy earlier than check-in. 

Fed up of airport pressure? The crew can pop residents-to-be on a semi-private jet with the non-public jet constitution firm Aero and glide them to Ibiza in lavish type – bypassing the queues and sans the chance of any baggage getting left on British tarmac.


Consuming and ingesting

A devoted villa chef is accessible, on request, all through the day, conjuring bountiful salads, beautiful seafood and conventional desserts. It’s a uncommon deal with to not solely profit from the talent of an expert cook dinner, but in addition have the choice to steer the menu. 

On the events that visitors might want to pivot from do-nothing to DIY, a fridge is all the time totally stocked Pre-ordered wines and spirits are lined up in anticipation of dressy poolside sundowners, with the pop of a Champagne cork the punctuation mark of a day effectively spent.

Outdoors the satisfyingly substantial partitions of the Villa Los Amigos compound, Ibiza holds a variety of culinary highlights. Casa Jondal on the south of the island is agency “large shades and costly linen” nation, with implausible fish and prime people-watching alternatives. Nobu’s miso black cod is to be raved about as a lot as ever and the rooftop at ME Ibiza serves locally-inspired plates with a aspect of smashing views. All are simply accessible from the property by chauffeur or cab.

Black miso cod

Out and about

Setting apart late-night Ibiza and focusing as an alternative on extra sedate exploits, the pitching hills round Villa Los Amigos are ripe for exploring. Past that, there’s admittedly not an enormous quantity to do throughout the neighborhood of the villa that’s achievable by foot. 

Scenic coastal mountaineering routes are a brief drive away and a information will be organised by onefinestay. A day on the ocean, in the meantime, drifting out to abandoned sandbanks and squeezing in lunch at Formentera’s Juan y Andrea beachside restaurant is arguably a should. Yachts set sail from Ibiza City and once more, let onefinestay deal with the planning.

Learn how to e-book

Go to for more information. Villa Los Amigos is accessible from £4,964 per night time on an unique use foundation.