There’s nothing quite like sipping a couple of colds ones on holiday, getting a tan while you admire the awesome views around you.  Fortunately, the best beach bars in Europe are only a short flight time away from the UK.  It’s easy to swap your local beer garden for a cool bar by the beach. Chill out in style on your next holiday at one of these awesome beach bars.

Buza Bar, Dubrovnik

Buzar bar also known as the ‘hole-in-the-wall’ is a beautiful bar on a cliff edge in Dubrovnik. Its stunning view over the Adriatic Sea makes it a perfect spot to enjoy a drink, absorb the local culture and plan your time in Croatia. Just below the bar is a swim spot, ideal for a relaxing dip to cool off from the Mediterranean sunshine.  

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Café Mambo, Ibiza

At the centre of San Antonio’s ‘Sunset Strip’ in Ibiza, you can find the infamous Café Mambo bar.  Widely known as the pre-party point for the surrounding nightclubs, this bar has a great view of the amazing Ibizan sunset. A must-visit bar for anyone exploring the Ibiza nightlife. 

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Puro Beach, Mallorca

A great place to spend a full day in Mallorca, the Puro Beach Bar has a pool, terrace, restaurant and plenty of sun loungers to go around on the beachline. It’s easy to relax, switch off and sip awesome cocktails while eating an infusion of tasty Mediterranean and Asian foods.

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Tropicana Beach Bar, Mykonos

Voted the ‘Sexiest Beach Bar’ in the world by the Travel Channel, the Tropicana Beach Bar in Mykonos has a fun atmosphere, sexy beats and world class DJs. Dance in your swimwear or relax in your deck chair while you enjoy the unique sense of freedom at this open bar by the sea.

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Have you been to one of these beach bars? Or have any other favourites I’ve missed?

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