Redefining seaside elegance, luxury beach clubs provide direct (and often private) access to sandy shores, crystal-clear waters and exclusive facilities. Dine with your feet in the sand, book a massage overlooking the sea and sip cocktails in stylish lounges, as you revel in the epitome of coastal opulence. Here are some of the most coveted European destinations, where luxury seamlessly merges with the gentle lapping of the waves; choose between barefoot-chic, family-friendly fun and sophisticated settings (or a mix of all three) Find your own take on beachside bliss at one of these resorts.
Karpaz Gate Marina Beach Club, Cyprus
Located within the award-winning Karpaz Gate Marina Resort, this outstanding Beach Club has earned a reputation as a must-visit destination. The peaceful setting boasts a secluded beach area, a 33m infinity pool, private muslin-slung four-poster daybeds and loungers and separate children’s pool. A water float lies just off the beach in the sea and there are kayaks and paddleboards available for those wishing to get active on the water and when you get peckish, enjoy a range of dishes, cocktails and light refreshments from the relaxed Beach Bar.
Nassau Beach Club, Ibiza
Located on the golden sands of Ibiza’s largest beach Playa d’en Bossa, Nassau Beach is Ibiza’s hotspot to spend the day and enjoy a lively vibe as the sun begins to set with first-class entertainment including live music, DJ’s and dancers. Each area within the club is sophisticated and stylish; embrace the sun at the beach area, relax at the lounge and enjoy a delicious menu of Mediterranean and Asian cuisine alongside, champagne, exotic cocktails and a refreshment at the elegant restaurant. With its prime beach location and sweeping views out to sea this really is a little piece of paradise.
Puro Beach Club, Mallorca
Referred to by many as an ‘oasis of happiness’ the laid-back vibe at Puro Beach Club in Palma, is infectious. With panoramic views out to sea, a contemporary pool, lazy sun loungers, a stylish terrace and a cosmopolitan restaurant it’s the perfect Mediterranean hangout for both day and night. Enjoy the beats from the DJ, indulge in a wellness treatment or simply kick back and enjoy the beautiful surroundings from a Balinese bed – this is the place where happiness is guaranteed!
Nikki Beach, Marbella
Renowned worldwide for its stylish ‘party’ scene, eclectic events and fabulous nightclub, everyone should visit Nikki Beach Marbella at least once in their lives. With a beautiful beachside location, guests can take in spectacular views across the Mediterranean, lounge on the sunbeds on the raised deck, sip refreshing cocktails from the bar, take a dip in the pool or enjoy exquisite cuisine from the open-air restaurant. Stylish and serene this really is barefoot luxury at its best.
Nammos Beach Club, Mykonos
Exciting, trendy and truly glamorous Nammos Beach Club Mykonos is the place to sip champagne, dance to the summer beats and immerse yourself in the chic outdoor living. Located on the popular Psarou Beach, guests can make a splash in the shimmering sea, chill out at the Shisha lounge, catch the rays from on a lazy sun-lounger, enjoy delicious dishes from the restaurant and sample an array of creative cocktails from the bar. With private event spaces and a helipad this is the place to live the summer dream!
Tahiti Beach Club, St Tropez
Famous for its long list of celebrity clientele, luxurious yet laid-back ambience and golden sands the Tahiti Beach Club welcomes guests to an A-class experience. Part of the Tahiti Beach Hotel, the club is located on a private beach, and surrounded by beautiful tropical gardens, making it the perfect place to relax, people watch and enjoy the life of luxury. Live music keeps guests entertained whilst enjoying delicious dishes and alfresco dining at its finest.