Five-star hotels are fabulous, but sometimes you just can’t beat a luxury villa – from privacy and premier locations to spacious comfort and a chilled out atmosphere. If only fresh milk, croissants and juice miraculously appeared daily and the kids were supervised while you laze poolside…
Planning a holiday in Ibiza involves seemingly endless hours of research (on White Ibiza!) and (on occasion!) limitless patience – by the time you’ve selected the right hotel or villa, plotted your week’s worth of restaurant and club bookings, decided on which beaches are best and booked your flights, you’re left feeling stressed out and in need of a holiday more than ever! Continue reading →
While staying in a luxury Ibiza villa has all the hallmarks of a five-star holiday, one of the things you may find yourself missing is the round-the-clock convenience of a luxury hotel’s concierge. And that’s where Girl Friday villa hosts come in… Continue reading →
While your iPhone or laptop offers you 24/7 unlimited access to White-Escapes – Ibiza Edition, you’ve got to admit that when you’re on holiday, the last thing you feel like doing is opening the computer! Wouldn’t it be even better if you had someone in-the-know by your side, recommending the places that suit your tastes, needs and desires, and also ensuring you get preferential treatment, special privileges and discounted rates?
Working in the demanding, high-end VIP and concierge industry in Ibiza means, knowing all the right people and being seen in all the right places – sounds like a nice life right? But given that schmoozing is all part of their day jobs, what is it about the Ibiza lifestyle that keeps inspiring Ibiza’s most well-known concierges on a day-to-day basis?
After studying fashion design, creating her own shoe company, winning awards and basically achieving all her goals, Ibiza Solutions director Paloma Bonder decided to leave the fashion industry and seek a new career path. It was originally a group of clued-up friends who steered her towards setting up a concierge company five years ago, having witnessed first hand just how great she was at organising holidays in her hometown of Ibiza! Continue reading →
Perfectionism and the desire to make dreams come true lies at the heart of high-end VIP and concierge companyIbiza Solutions. Loyal clients – think business tycoons, politicians and royalty – jet in from across the globe, entrusting them to arrange luxury Ibiza holidays from start to finish. Continue reading →
When Serena Cook first came to Ibiza throughout her university days she didn’t have high expectations, having seen Ibiza Uncovered on TV and the over-developed neighboring Costa del Sol. What she discovered, and ultimately fell in love with, was the charming, untouched north of the island, where she returned to take up permanent residence in 2001. Today, she is one of the island’s foremost concierge experts, Deliciously Sorted, and co-founder of the Ibiza Preservation Fund. Continue reading →
Entrepreneurial and adventurous by nature, Christian and Merete Marstrander originally hail from Norway, however their glamorous global lifestyle has seen them reside in Copenhagen and Luxembourg via holidays in the south of France. After settling in Ibiza in February 2010 to bring their successful lifestyle management company Club P to the Balearic Islands, we caught up with the husband and wife duo to find out a little more about these interesting island newcomers… Continue reading →