Before leaving, those who chose Formentera for their summer holidays certainly had in mind the beautiful beaches, the tranquility of the places and the relaxed atmosphere, in contrast with its older sister Ibiza, a destination known for its disco nights. The surprise comes when you discover the nightclubs, the vital center of the island where you can enjoy the night until morning, where the protagonists are now Banana’s & Co, Rigatoni, Tipic, Pineta, The Beach and Nero Opaco salonglendas.com
Formentera’s nightlife revolves around the island’s tourist center and ideal place to greet the sunset with a first aperitif, perhaps in the cheerful and very beach Club , an ideal after-beach destination for those looking for excellent cocktails and Italian dishes. The restaurant’s cuisine combines the freshness of the fish with handcrafted products imported directly from Italy, creating a one-of-a-kind menu that ranges from Neapolitan pizza to Brazilian-sushi , rigorously prepared on site. The evenings are accompanied by lounge music mixed by DJ Mirko Pagani , the best way to start the night with the right energy!
In the centre there are several clubs, easily reachable in a few minutes even by those staying in an apartment or a hotel outside the city such as the Hotel Punta Prima . Among the most sought after and elegant, the Pineta certainly stands out , the sister venue of the original in which has made design its signature. Large windows overlooking the natural landscape outside, lights designed to carve out spaces and create a suggestive atmosphere . Cocktails, theme nights and excellent dance music complete the picture, making the Pineta a must for nights out, especially for those who want to dance until dawn.
An excellent alternative for the start of the evening is The Beach , a fashion venue with original and fun evenings such as Wednesday dedicated to the weekly election. In addition to music and cocktails, the presence in the club of the Beach Store , a small retailer of beach and evening wear, perfect for girlfriends and friends in the mood to refresh their look in Formentera style , or in anticipation of the classic midnight swim .
For those who love to hunt for VIPs and top DJs, two destinations not to be missed are definitely Bananas &Co and the more recent NeroOpaco , also in lively Es Pujols . Musical artists of the caliber of Bob Sinclair ,Deep Dish, Claudio Coccoluto, Mauro Ferrucci, Tommy Vee and many others periodically circulate in these clubs , accompanied by personalities from the international jet set such as models, footballers and musicians. The watchwords are the same in both clubs: style and worldly entertainment until late at night.