Alicante villas

Alicante is the ideal location for a remarkable holiday, effortlessly blending chic cosmopolitan resorts with delightful rural towns bursting with traditional Spanish charms.  The landscape is an inviting picture of golden coastline, majestic mountains and rich vineyards which all combine to create a stunning setting for an Alicante villa.  The hot sunshine and array of activities makes the region a popular holiday destination all year round and visitors will never be short of something new to discover or try.  Explore historic town squares and amazing architecture, sample some of Spain’s traditional cuisine and entertainment or just relax by the beach when staying in a villa in Alicante - the choice is yours.

The region is situated on the east coast of Spain and boasts a coastline of popular sandy beaches lined with vibrant promenades and lively resorts.  At around 200km in length there is a lot to explore, and you can find an array of sights from Alicante holiday villas here, from secluded local fishing ports to the famous tourist hotspot of the Costa Blanca.  Resorts like the well-known Benidorm, picturesque Torrevieja and cultural Alicante are overflowing with entertainment and are full of restaurants, bars, themed attractions and water sports.  An Alicante villa within reasonable distance to some of these locations is great for a family holiday where you need to find something to suit everyone.  If you venture further away from the main beaches and into the Old Town square, you will also find hidden gems like fantastic local Tapas bars and tiny boutiques packed full of handmade crafts.

Many people staying in a villa in Alicante that want to do some sightseeing head to the region’s capital.  Also named Alicante, the city was historically an important fishing port that was known throughout the Mediterranean.  It now displays a fascinating past which captivates its visitors from Alicante holiday villas on an exciting day trip.  You can enjoy a number of sites in the city from enchanting chapels like St Mary’s Church to MARQ, one of the region’s most popular archaeological museums.  There is also a vast array of modern attractions to keep you busy, with colourful seafront markets selling a variety of local gifts and tasty produce, large shopping centres and many restaurants with international menus.

An Alicante villa within reasonable distance to the capital may also boast views of the magnificent Mount Benacantil.  An awesome backdrop to the city, the mountain is also home to the 9th century Moorish fortress of Santa Barbara Castle, one of Alicante’s most prominent sights.  Simply by taking a leisurely stroll through the city streets from a villa in Alicante you can uncover many more relics of an interesting past. Renaissance cathedrals, humble churches, a working bull ring and even another fortress, the 19th century Castillo de San Fernando, all help you to get to know and celebrate the region’s rich heritage.  To truly explore all that the city has to offer it’s best to dedicate a day to discovering its many charms which are sure to bring you back again and again.

The attractions and activities of the region are varied which means that you will always find something of interest to do from an Alicante villa. Safaris, nature parks, zoos and water parks can be found at various locations and are great for engaging all the family and younger children.  For evening entertainment, venues and clubs begin to open their doors and put on exciting shows from comedy nights to cabaret and karaoke. Alicante villa holidays are also fantastic for watersports and you can enjoy boating, surfing and kite-boarding amongst many other pursuits.  The spectacular natural beauty of the region also makes it perfect for scenic walks and horse riding, and there are many centres and courses found near Alicante villas which are dedicated to individual sports, particularly golf and tennis.

One of Alicante’s many charms is that when you venture off the popular tourist tracks there are so many amazing sights just waiting to be found.  If you want to discover all that the region has to offer and you have a driving licence, you can find a large number of car rental establishments throughout the area, many of which are within a reasonable distance to an Alicante villa.  Destinations of natural interest that you may want to visit include the Canalejas Park, renowned for its century old Fiscus trees, and the breathtaking San Juan beach found a short distance from Alicante city centre.  There are also plenty of charming fishing villages and traditional Spanish towns to discover along the way, so take the time to explore whilst on Alicante villa holidays and be amazed.

Whichever part of the region appeals to you, the perfect accommodation can be found right here on this website.  Browse through a selection of properties ranging from characterful Alicante villas to seaside houses and luxury apartments which feature an array of facilities and individual charm.  Book your dream holiday villa and start your remarkable adventure today.