Set in the heart of Salinas Nature Reserve, Ibiza wedding venue Boutique Hostal Salinas feels connected with Ibiza’s strikingly beautiful landscape – a picture perfect backdrop of rolling green mountains, salt plains, sand dunes and just minutes from the iconic Ibiza beach. An edgy, vibrant mural by famed urban artist Inkie dominates the hotel facade and provides the perfect contrast – a setting you’ll never forget. Read more
In 2014, Boutique Hostal Salinas introduce the all-new Marisqueria Salinas concept restaurant, showcasing the very finest, authentic Galician cuisine this side of… well, Galicia!
When briefing Galician head chefs Anxelinho Ares’ and José Manuel Pinaque on creating a new menu at the beginning of their tenure in the Boutique Hostal Salinas kitchen in 2014, hotel owners Duesi Wolfmeir, Anita Dey and David Phillips had just one request. “Cook the way your grandmother does.” And with that, Marisqueria Salinas was born…
Read the full article in White Ibiza’s new Ibiza Gourmet iPad magazine, available for free download from the iTunes App Store.
Hello October! Ahhh, how I’ve missed you. Your grey-ish clouds alternating with pure bursts of glorious sunlight. Your occasional amazing storms. Your empty roads and short supermarket queues. The way you begin with some fabulous parties, but end with three glorious party-three weeks of relaxation… The first day of the month and already I’m feeling happier and lighter – October, I think I love you! Read more
It was a rocky start to his first white island experience for Experimental Beach Ibiza head bartender Inko Garat, who left Paris to work on developing the new cocktail menu and recruiting the team before the launch in 2013. But before the restaurant officially opened, an unfortunate scooter accident meant he couldn’t return to the venue for its debut season, having sustained serious injuries, including broken bones in his neck. “I am one of the luckiest guys in the world,” says Inko of his speedy recovery process. “They thought I may never even walk again, but I knew I would. I had to get back and start what I hadn’t finished.” Read more
With an all-new concept fresh for 2014, Boutique Hostal Salinas introduce two new head chefs, Anxo Ares and José Manuel Pinaque to the Marisqueria Salinas kitchen, fresh off the plane from Galicia and ready to showcase their sensational seafood and shellfish selections alongside the freshest cuts of meat on the market. Read more
Set amongst Es Cavallet’s striking salt plains, sand dunes and crystalline waters, with uninterrupted views to Formentera and Dalt Vila, restaurateurs Jonathan Thorogood and Olivia Fleury present El Chiringuito, a chic Ibiza beach restaurant in total harmony with its natural surroundings. Read more
Now it’s absolutely NO secret that I love fashion. And shopping. Yes, I definitely love shopping. Of course, the two go hand-in-hand and when you throw in a sunset and a cocktail (or three), well, you know who’ll end up going home with a few extra bags of clothes that night. Yes, me, despite the lack of space in my already enormous but totally overstuffed wardrobe.
I’m not going to complain – after all, there’s a reason they call it retail therapy! Read more
A loose, flowing maxi-kaftan is an Ibiza holiday wardrobe staple, easily adaptable from beach to bar, pool to party and shopping to sunset. This elegant brown and white snakeprint sheer cover-up by Aquamarine Ibiza is effortlessly elegant – perfect for ladies who love a luxe, long lunch!
Today we opted for this sophisticated sheer maxi-kaftan, the perfect stylish option for a day at Es Cavallet. Now we just have to decide between a long, luxurious lunch at El Chiringuito and cocktails at La Escollera… or both!
One of the summer’s most popular affairs, the Sunday fashion market at Boutique Hostal Salinas – dubbed ‘Once Upon a Time’ – is much more than just a simple market! A fortnightly combination of stalls, exhibitors, performers and DJs, all accompanied by delicious food and cocktails, under the glorious Ibiza sunshine.
Kicking off from 1pm, peruse the creative vintage, new and designer wares on offer until late, when the space becomes ‘Once Upon a Time by Night’ – all about the music by resident DJ Daisy Heartbreaker!
No Spanish holiday is complete without sampling a traditional cup of gazpacho, and you can’t go past the fresh, delicious and fragrant concoction at Es Cavallet restaurant La Escollera. Fresh Ibiza tomatoes, cucumber, red pepper, garlic and olive oil… plus some special secret herbs and spices of course, make up this must-try mix, served with croutons and red onion to make it even tastier!