Community, Spain Travel & Accommodation Guide
and Beach Resorts in Alicante Province, Valencian Community, Spain
IN ALICANTE PROVINCE, VALENCIAN COMMUNITY, SPAIN
DEL PI (ALICANTE PROVINCE) FEATURED HOTELS
del Pi (in Valencian, and official name) or Alfaz del Pi (in
Spanish, not official name) is a Valencian town and municipality located
in the comarca of Marina Baixa, in the province of Alicante, Spain, lying
at the foot of Serra Gelada, "could mountain". "Alfàs" means "fertile
land" in Arabic language. "Pi", Valencian word that means "pine".
L'Alfàs del Pi has an area
of 19.3 km² and, according to the 2006 census, a total population
of 18,469 inhabitants. It has the second biggest concentration of Norwegian
residents abroad along with sizable Dutch end English communities. The
economy of L'Alfàs del Pi is mainly based on tourism. The most important
monument in the city is the Catholic church of Cristo del Buen Acierto,
built in 1784. The town's symbol is a pine tree, which can be found in
the church square. It is home to a nationally renowned film festival which
runs each year. L'Alfas del Pi has created a planned sea-side community
- Playa de Albir - situated between Benidorm to the south and Altea to
the north in fields earlier dominated by citrus and almond groves. Since
1995, Albir has grown into a village of about 5 000 inhabitants; - the
majority of which are originally from Northern Europe.
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Playa Hotel, Alfaz del Pi
The Albir Playa Hotel in
Playa Del Albir, Alicante, Spain, is within one kilometer of Playa del
Albir beach. Located between Altea and Benidorm, Playa Del Albir is noted
for its gastronomic cuisine. While the town's primary industry is tourism,
it also benefits culturally from the University of Fine Arts and a prestigious
Sports Training Centre which are both based locally. Wireless Internet
access is also available. The Albir Playa Hotel is air conditioned.
Babysitting and childcare give families an option when planning outings
not suitable for children. Sailing school and boat rentals take good advantage
of the beachfront location. An indoor pool gives guests an option
for on-site recreation. The hotel is hosts an on-site restaurant and bar.
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- a coastal town located
in the province of Alicante, Spain, by the Mediterranean Sea. At present,
the more important economic factor of Altea is tourism, which started to
grow in the 50s because of its good weather, beaches and the beauty of
its streets. One of its places of tourist interest is the church
of La Mare de Déu del Consol, easily identifiable by its picturesque
- a Tranquil Vacation Alternative
Altea is a city located to the north
of the very popular tourist area of Benidorm and to the south of Denia.
It is an historic city filled with blue mosaic tile domed churches, whitewashed
houses and tranquil natural surroundings... read
Altea Hills, Golf & Spa Hotel, Altea
This top class property
is located in a natural reserve, flanked by the Mediterranean sea and rugged
hills, and three kilometres from the bohemian village of Altea - Valencia's
cultural capital. The hotel's wellness centre includes jetted tub, sauna,
beauty rooms, hair salon and indoor swimming pool, while a golf course
lies around 200 metres from the hotel. Elsewhere guests have the
choice of two restaurants - one serving Mediterranean cuisine throughout
the day, the other offering barbecued and grilled lunches during the summer
months. A children's pool is also available for kids, and child care can
also be provided. Guests can also make use of 24-hour room service,
an outdoor swimming pool, and concierge facilities. Altea's many galleries,
restaurants and bays can be reached on public transport.
Villa Gadea, Spa Hotel, Altea
Overlooking the turquoise
Mediterranean in the picturesque fishing village of Altea, the whitewashed
SH Villa Gadea Hotel is 14 kilometres from Benidorm's sizzling nightlife.
The hotel is in an excellent position for exploring the area and visit
nearby attractions; the Tierra Mitica theme park is 12 kilometres away,
and the boutiques of La Marina shopping centre are 18 kilometres distant,
while further afield are the Caves of Canalobre, 33 kilometres from the
hotel. Guests of the hotel can choose between 4 onsite restaurants which
feature sumptuous buffets, Italian and Mediterranean cuisine, and barbecued
meat and seafood. Travellers can revitalise with various hydromassage techniques
in the thermal waters of the Thalasso Spa, which also features a range
of beauty and dietary treatments, a sauna and an ice grotto. Guests
can lounge on furnished terraces, alongside three connecting lagoon-style
pools, work out in the fully equipped fitness centre, and enjoy pre-and
post-dinner drinks in the piano and lobby bar.
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- Calpe is a delightful,
friendly fishing village situated in the middle of Spain's Costa Blanca,
nestling on a gently rising hillside at one end of the broad sweep of a
sandy bay it overlooks the most outstanding landmark of this coast the
towering Penon de Ifach jutting out into the sea over 1000 ft.
|In contrast to the larger
commercialised resorts, the village of Calpe with its narrow winding streets,
traditional Spanish architecture and street markets generates an atmosphere
of friendship and relaxation, a village where after only a few days you
seem to know and greet everyone. Calpe will surprise you with its
daring contrasts, where modern buildings and wide avenues harmonize with
an ancient fishing village, where locals are proud of their past, yet welcome
tourists and visitors with warm - hearted hospitality.
Ifach Hotel Calpe
The SH Sol Ifach Hotel is
located only 150 metres from the excellent Fossa Beach, blessed with warm
and crystal-clear waters, along the Infanta Elena seafront promenade. Only
150 metres from the Port of Calpe from which the famous Rock of Ifach rises
up. 1 kilometre from the centre of Calpe, a shopping centre and the
main bus station. 75 kilometres from Alicante airport. Located only
1 kilometre from the centre of Calpe, where the ancient heart of the town
is home to the “Torreó de la Peça” defence tower, the ancient
walls and the Church of the Virgin of the Snow, the only remaining example
of the Arabic Mudejar style architecture in the whole of the province of
Valencia. Enjoy varied and exquisite cuisine in our spacious restaurant.
An extensive buffet is available for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
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- a pretty and
friendly town situated on the Mediterranean coast between the cities of
Alicante and Valencia. Popular with tourists during the summer months.
Undeniable Tourist Attraction
Denia, Spain has been a town of
ups and downs for most of its history. The most famous part of Denia is
the ruins of a fortress that was initially constructed by the Moors and
then reconstructed and occupied by the French in the early 1800s... read
Daniya Denia Spa & Business, Denia
Situated in a quiet, residential
area, Hotel Daniya Denia Spa & Business is surrounded by the Mediterranean
Sea and located 200 metres from the beach in Denia, Spain. Denia town centre
and the train station are three kilometres from the hotel. Daniya
Denia Spa & Business offers a wellness centre with a thermal pool,
Turkish Steam bath, ice fountain, Roman bath, and six treatment and massage
rooms in the beauty centre. Surrounded by palm trees and green spaces is
an outdoor pool and a sun patio. A complimentary breakfast is served each
morning and the Daniya Denia has three restaurants, including an a la carte
restaurant, a buffet restaurant, and a cafeteria by the pool. In the summer,
a terrace surrounded by Mediterranean vegetation opens. A separate
children's pool is available in the gardens and the hotel also runs a kids'
club. A pub-disco opens at night for dancing and serves a variety of cocktails.
Denia Marriott La Sella Golf & Spa, Denia
The Denia Marriott La Sella
Golf Resort & Spa features Mediterranean style architecture and is
set amidst orange groves around an 18-hole golf course five kilometres
from the seaside town of Denia. The resort town of Xabia is 13 kilometres
from the hotel and the Tierra Mitica theme park is 35 kilometres away.
The hotel is set around a challenging 18- hole golf course, there is an
outdoor swimming pool, a gym with personal trainers available and a kids'
club. A wide range of beauty and massage treatments is also on offer. Multilingual
staff at the front desk can offer currency exchange and the use of a safe-deposit
box, and the concierge desk can give tour assistance. The Denia Marriott's
Montgó Restaurant serves Mediterranean specialities in a contemporary
setting, the Restaurant Segaria serves Spanish cuisine in a modern room
and the Lobby Bar serves sandwiches, coffees and drinks.
Hotel Villamor is an unostentatious
fresh, light and contemporary hotel which exudes a simple and bright atmosphere
for all to enjoy. Besides quality it also offers personal attention and
services, that have been its main principals for over thirty years.
The hotel offers: Bar café with terrace, Family rooms, Breakfast
Buffet, Facilities for the physically handicapped, Free private parking,
Internet - free wifi. Guest rooms: Ample double rooms with terrace,
air conditioning, minibar, original bath with shower, hairdryer, satellite
TV and free internet Wi-Fi connection. Airy rooms where colour and light
are the main feature. Decorated in a bold and inusual way and furnished
with both Spanish and Italian pieces giving a warm and individual feel
that make the guest both comfortable and pleasurably surprised.
Les Rotes, Denia
The Hotel Les Rotes is located
in Denia, Spain, 50 metres from the beach, four kilometres from the town
centre, and four kilometres from the harbour. Built in the 1950s
in traditional Spanish style, this terracotta coloured hotel is situated
on a hillside, overlooking the mountains and the sea. It features an outdoor
pool, sauna, jetted tub, and garden. Other amenities include 24-hour room
service, and wireless Internet access. The Hotel les Rotes restaurant serves
typical Mediterranean dishes. Drinks and coffee are served in the bar and
coffee shop. Business facilities include conference rooms, and there are
golf courses close to the hotel. There are 33 air-conditioned guestrooms
on three storeys, and decor is homely with floral curtains, modern lamps,
and tiled stone floors.