Cala Bassa, IBIZA
Cala Bassa is a beautiful beach located in the south west of Ibiza and just a 15 minute drive from San Antonio. It can also be reached by ferry from San Antonio.
Cala Bassa in Ibiza is a popular bay with a wide variety of facilities, most of which are operated by Cala Bassa Beach Club. These include 4 restaurants, shops selling clothes and souvenirs, parasols, sun beds, massages, showers, toilets, changing rooms, lifeguards, disabled access and bars. The Beach Club is a luxurious destination with prices for all facilities being on the high side.
38° 58′ 8″ N, 1° 14′ 34″ E
WIND & SWELL
Can be exposed to southerly or westerly winds. Its well sheltered in north – eastern winds.
ANCHORING / SEABED
5-8m over sand and rock. Reports have been made of problems breaking out anchors from the rocks so it may be preferable to anchor in deeper water of 12-15m where rocks give way to sand and weed.
There are no mooring buoys available at Cala Bassa.
Its possible to approach the beach by dinghy but you would need to tie the dinghy up to the floating line.
The beach at Cala Bassa is very popular and consists of soft golden sand surrounded by a wooded area. Its wooden walkways make it easily accessible by people of all ages and abilities. The clear turquoise water is divided into an area for swimming and another for boats, thus making it very safe for swimmers. Since Cala Bassa is so popular it’s a good idea to arrive early during the peak season.
FOOD & DRINK
The Cala Bassa Beach Club houses 4 restaurants catering for all tastes and budgets. In addition, there are 2 further beach bars which are less expensive than the Beach Club. A DJ at the Cala Bassa Beach Club plays music all day.
Shops are located within the Cala Bassa Beach Club and include souvenirs and clothes.
THINGS TO DO
Pedalos, jetski and banana boats. Sun beds can be hired from Cala Bassa Beach Club and it’s advised to book them in advance during the summer months, such is their popularity. There are 7 different types of sun beds available to suit all budgets and requirements and these can be booked online.
Cala Bassa can be reached by car and bus from San Antonio, as well as by ferry that operates from San Antonio. Parking is available at a cost of €5 per day.