Holiday Rentals & Lettings in Alicante
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Highlights in Alicante
- Splendid beaches
- Lively nightlife
- Monumental wealth
- Wildlife and nature
- Beautiful old town
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Villas in Alicante
Sun, sea and fun are waiting for you in Alicante. The best area to stay and enjoy the numerous natural parks, a historical and artistic heritage, sports and active holidays will depend on what kind of holiday you are looking for. You can find villas for beach and family holidays in Calpe, Benidorm, Moraira, Denia and Javea. For a cultural break, Alicante city or Elche are the perfect locations. Looking for nature and rural holidays? Find a villa in Alcoy or close to Guadalest. Santa Pola and Moraira, instead are ideal for those who want to practice sports and have an active holiday time.Villas with a Mediterranean flair
There are a wide variety of villas in Alicante to choose from to spend a relaxing holiday. Most of these accommodations are located on the outskirts of the city, in residential areas with a family atmosphere. Especially around the Lighthouse of the Huertas, and a few minutes from the Playa de San Juan equipped with the most modern amenities. Most villas have a private pool and a garden, which makes them ideal for a holiday with family or friends. Sunbathe while children play outside or organise fun BBQs or dinings al fresco. In addition, most of the villas also have a parking area, you can park your vehicle if you travel by car.
Travellers and activities
The province of Alicante has suffered many battles and struggles between different kingdoms that have shaped the landscape as we know it today, with castles and forts which truly preserve the history and past of the province. Alicante is not just a stretch of beautiful and sandy beaches, but a cultural hub with an impressive monumental wealth. In Elche and Alicante city, especially around the old part of town, you can admire buildings and traces that go back in time including The Castle of Santa Barbara, the spectacular Basilica of Santa Maria, the monastery of Santa Faz and the Castle of San Fernando. Museums, exhibitions and theatres offer a wide cultural scene of events including music, theatre, opera, exhibitions and art.Alicante for beach lovers
The coastline of Alicante is known as Costa Blanca including some of the best beaches, secluded coves and nudist beaches. Benidorm, Moraira, Javea, Calpe or Denia have the perfect long and comfortable beaches for families and isolated coves for those who crave some tranquility. In Denia, you have white beaches like Las Marinas and little coves along the Rotas coast. In Javea, El Arenal is one of the greatest beaches together with the beautiful coves of Cabo San Antonio, Cala Granadella and Cala Ambolo.
„Did you know that Benidorm was the first tourist resort to accept bikinis on the beach in 1950?“
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As a tourist destination, Alicante boasts lots of fun and entertainment, not just during the day but also at night time. The good vibes and lively atmosphere usually happens in the city centre. Here you will find many local pubs and cocktail bars to start your celebration and then, those who can still feel the rhythm in their bodies, can round it off with a dancing session at the best nightclubs in town. Feel the music, let your hair down and enjoy.2. Take a trip to Tabarca island
The little island of Tabarca is near Santa Pola and it is dotted with several coves of stunning beauty and crystal clear waters. The islet is also known as Isla Plana, meaning “Flat Island”. During the high season, most holidaymakers visit this beauty of nature, considered one of the best places to explore the underwater world. Divers choose it as one of the best spots to practice this sport. Have a wonderful day and take a dip into the azure waters of the Mediterranean.3. Visit the Lady of Elche
Along the coast of Alicante we find several towns with historical value and monumental wealth. Elche is one of them. Palm groves lining the landscapes with more than 10,000 palm trees. Besides nature, the cultural part of Elche is shown through its monuments and art works. One of the most well known landmarks is the Basilica of Santa Maria and of course, the Lady of Elche, at the Museo Arqueológico y de Historia of Elche.4. Wildlife and nature at its best
The geographic conditions of the area makes Alicante a rich biological area with several parks and wildlife to explore. Animals from Africa, Asia and America are here waiting for you to visit them. El Palmeral is another park with wonderful waterfalls, lakes and palm trees. Fill in your lungs with fresh air surrounded by stunning natural gems.5. Take day trips to beautiful towns
The Costa Blanca is a beautiful side of Spain with a myriad of towns and villages to visit, explore and discover. Splendid beaches, cultural visits, beautiful monuments and excellent food. These are the main features of a county full of contrasts and things to offer to its visitors. Make sure you put Villena, Denia, Jávea, Calpe or Orihuela on your list.6. Alicante’s Old Town
The old part of Alicante city is known as Santa Cruz - the perfect combination of tradition and modernity. It still maintains the essence of the old quarter with a network of beautiful streets, flanked by white houses whose facades are decorated with colourful flower pots, tile mosaics and wrought iron bars. However, it also has all kinds of services and numerous bars and pubs for drinks. Everything is just one step away from the beach, so after your visit, you can enjoy an afternoon at the beach and head for an evening meal at any of the eateries along the promenade.7. Visit the imposing Santa Barbara’s Castle
From this stunning fortress you can contemplate the best panoramic view of the sea and the city. There is no greater pleasure than to see how the day is fading away as the last rays of sun hide behind the horizon, from this beautiful watchtower. In addition, throughout the year, many activities such as exhibitions, craft markets, dinners and medieval shows are organised. You will always have the chance to see and enjoy an event.
FAQs: Villas in Alicante
Which amenities are the most important for holiday-makers for their stay in Alicante?
Judging by the database from Holidu, when travellers search for villas in Alicante, the most chosen facilities are: pool (51%), Wi-Fi (15%), and air conditioning (7%). Last year, the larger part of researchers used at least one of these options when finding the perfect villa.
Which types of facilities can you expect to find in the villas in Alicante?
In terms of the services offered by Holidu, it appears that the villas in Alicante benefit from everything that holiday-makers dream of! Here, the villas generally offer a variety of amenities, the most popular being: Wi-Fi (93%), air conditioning (87%), and balcony (87%)...Not bad, right?
How are the villas usually rated in Alicante?
On average, the villas here have rather positive comments. Last year's data reveals that 27% of villas have a rating equivalent to or higher than 4.5 stars. A percentage high enough to confirm that there are quite a few that are very comfortable and will be the perfect choice for your next holiday.
Are the villas in Alicante suitable for holidays with children?
Judging by the Holidu data, 93% of villas in Alicante are child-friendly, so you won't have any difficulty finding the perfect villa for you and your family.
Are the villas in Alicante suitable for holiday-makers and their pets?
Of course! In Alicante, 47% of the villas welcome them with open arms, 60% also have a garden!
Do the villas in Alicante generally offer Wi-Fi?
Certainly! According to the data collected last year, 93% of villas in Alicante have an internet connection. So don't panic, you will be able to access your emails and favourite social media sites during your stay!
How much does it cost on average for villas in Alicante?
According to Holidu's database, there don't seem to be many villas in Alicante costing less than £100 per night. They can be very expensive, 13% even cost, in general, more than £500 per night.
Do the villas in Alicante generally have a fireplace or a pool?
Definitely! According to the data collected last year, the villas in Alicante are ideal for every season. Here, 13% are equipped with a fireplace and 87% a pool.
Are the villas in Alicante suitable for trips in large groups or better for a weekend break as a couple?
Here, based on last year's data, 53% of villas are suitable for up to eight travellers, 53% of these villas have at least four bedrooms. But 93% of villas are also perfect for families of up to four travellers, and 93% of the villas include at least two separate bedrooms. This is therefore the ideal destination for large and small families!