The problem with me and New Year’s resolutions is that I always have so many of them, I kind of lose track, half-heartedly follow some of them and then end up totally forgetting them all, meaning come the following New Year’s Eve, my list is always exactly the same as the previous year’s! Read more
New Year’s Eve in the north is all about Aura’s final fiesta for 2011, featuring DJ Antz. The stunning garden restaurant space will be kept warm and cosy by the overhead canopy and plenty of outdoor heating plus the Aura kitchen is reopening just for the occasion. The set menu is only 65€ per person, including smoked Norwegian salmon, Acorn fed Iberico ham, chargrilled angus ribeye for main (vegetarian options available) and much more, plus homemade breads, a NYE party pack, lucky grapes and a glass of champagne for midnight.
Book your table now to ensure you score a seat at the famous Café Sidney Noche Vieja! The set menu is 69€ per person and includes a mammoth starters buffet packed with bite sized delicious options like smoked duck breast, Vitello tonnato and beef carpaccio, a selection of pates with berries, tuna tataki, smoked salmon, a variety of sushi rolls, aromatic Thai salad and much more! Main course looks to be equally as delectable, with a choice of beef filet, citrus-crusted tuna filet or lamb carre, followed by an enormous dessert buffet, well worth leaving plenty of room for!
When the party’s over and you’re looking to relax and revive, there’s no better Ibiza hotel to escape to than beautiful Agroturismo Cas Gasi. In the heart of the Ibiza countryside, the luxury hotel features 12 beautiful and unique rooms and offers five-star, personal service in an ultra discreet environment, with an in-house kitchen offering high-level, healthy, Mediterranean cuisine.
Las Salinas in winter is every bit as stunning as the summer, yet completely tranquil – the very picture of winter island bliss. Conveniently located just a few minutes drive from the salt flats, Ibiza hotel Casa Munich have special winter rates starting from 120€ per night, making it the perfect place to set up base on your Ibiza New Year getaway.
Spend New Year’s Eve in one of Ibiza’s most legendary restaurants, El Clodenis in San Rafael, with a special set menu followed by a party with music by DJ Rob Torres. The menu (110€ per person) includes a glass of champagne on arrival, foie gras and oysters, rock fish and lobster consommé, wild seabass fillet and dessert of Guaranda chocolate and Madagascar vanilla, finishing with a glass of champagne at midnight, and the 12 New Year grapes of luck for the stroke of 12.
Ibiza’s newest luxury rural hotel, Es Trull de Can Palau, also happens to boast an exceptional gastronomic restaurant, serving up a deluxe ‘Menu Fin de Año’ for 95€ per person on New Year’s Eve including wine and cava. With the freshest seafood and local meats fused with modern Mediterranean flavours, it’s a feast to remember… and not far to walk home if you’ve also booked a room for the night!
Whether you’re planning a big party at home and need a dedicated kids corner with entertainment and supervision, or just need a babysitter to look after the little ones while you’re out on the town, look no further than the experts at Kids In Ibiza. Their qualified and multi-lingual team ensure your kids are well looked after, entertained and even in bed before midnight!
Once the clock strikes 12, Ibiza town comes alive on New Year’s Eve, and there’s no better place than Vara de Rey hotspot La Cava to meet for drinks after dinner or before the parties really get started. Open from 9am until 6pm throughout the day, then reopening at 12.15 until 3am, indulge in expertly made cocktails, tapas snacks or fine wine… whatever takes your fancy in these first moments of 2012!
Ring in the New Year in a happy, fun and relaxed vibe, dining in style at gorgeous Ibiza restaurant La Paloma. With a special fixed menu created especially for the evening in the traditional home made Paloma style, prepare for your taste buds to be tantalised as you settle in for the last supper of 2011!
For reservations, call La Paloma on 971 325 543 Read more