Sant Joan de Labritja is the capital of the Sant Joan province in northern Ibiza, sitting in a delightfully peaceful valley of the Sierra Mala Costa Mountains. Tucked away in the northern countryside of Ibiza, a holiday rental villa in Sant Joan de Labritja is the ideal for a romantic holiday, peaceful break of rural hideaway on the White Isle.
There are some remarkable beaches in Sant Joan de Labritja. The coast is inundated with stunning cove beaches, almost tropical in appearance and never blighted by crowds. The beaches of Portinaxt, Cala D’en Serra and Cala Xaraca are wonderfully peaceful, with turquoise waters gently lapping the white sands. Snorkelling, scuba diving and deep sea fishing excursions are highly popular from holiday rental properties in Sant Joan de Labritja, and there are also a great range of water skiing and windsurfing opportunities, from lessons to week long equipment hire.
The rural location of a holiday home in Sant Joan de Labritja means that walking, cycling and horse riding holidays thrive. The hills of the Sierra Mala Costa are a maze of trials and paths, taking visitors to the finest view points in northern Ibiza. There are also numerous facilities for tennis and golf from a Sant Joan de Labritja villa.
The beautiful Church of Saint John the Baptist is a huge attraction within Sant Joan de Labritja, attracting visitors from across the island. The whole village is beautiful to behold though. The gleaming white villas of Sant Joan de Labritja are highlighted against the rich greens of the mountains and fertile plains that form the backdrop to the village.
The huge festival, the Macarrones de Sant Joan on the 23rd-24th June is a fantastic time to live in a holiday rental property in Sant Joan de Labritja. Fire is the main element, with nine large fires lit at the stroke of midnight, but there are also processions and events.
A holiday to Sant Joan de Labritja accommodation will start and finish at Ibiza Airport, located just on the outskirts of Ibiza Town. If you can afford the time to visit the town, you will be instantly impressed. There are actually three distinct sections of the town, the amazing UNESCO recognised Old Town, the marina and the tourist beaches. Everything that is best about Ibiza can be found within the town, which is also an excellent commercial centre on the island, selling everything from fine local dishes to internationally recognised fashion items and jewellery.
The summer seems almost impossibly long in Sant Joan de Labritja. Temperatures reach into the mid 30’s during the middle of the day almost every day from May until mid-October, and rain during this period is very rare. The winter months are still blissfully mild, with midday temperatures in January still around 15˚C.
Ibiza Airport (IBZ) is just 25km from a holiday rental property in Sant Joan de Labritja. There are an amazing number of cheap flights arriving from airports across the UK on a daily basis, with a huge number landing each day during the long summer season. A hire car is a valuable asset whilst staying in Sant Joan de Labritja accommodation, as the area is pretty remote.