Some of Alicante’s best tourist attractions are its excellent beaches. Year after year they receive the Blue Flag award by the European Union, which earns them well deserved international recognition; San Juan beach, The Cabo de las Huertas coves, Almadraba beach, Albufereta beach, Postiguet beach, Saladares-Urbanova beach and Tabarca Island.
San Juan beach is Alicante’s most famous beach, with sands stretching from the beaches at El Campello right through to the Cabo de las Huertas headland. It is an open beach with very high-quality fine sands located in an area with lots of apartments, services and businesses. All along the beachfront there are all kinds of Spanish and International restaurants and beach bars
San Juan beach is very close to the golf course called Alicante Golf and there are many public parking spaces nearby, as well as areas reserved for various sports such as beach volleyball, football, windsurfing and paragliding. Alicante Luxury Homes offer several properties located along San Juan beach. Ideal property for vacational home or permanent residence. Long white sandy beaches on your doorstep ! Click here to view a selection of beachfront properties in San Juan Beach.
Albufereta beach is to the northwest of the city, between the Serra Grossa mountains and Tossal de Manises in an area of important archaeological sites. In fact, it is here that the city originated.
With golden sands, private bays and local beach bars with upmarket tapas bars this area is an ideal area to have an apartment for permanent residence or for a vacational home. Only 5 minute drive from Alicante City and a tram stop near the beach is an ideal way to commute into the City. Alicante Luxury Homes have a few properties for sale in this area. Please click here to view them.
The beach of El Postiguet is in the city, at the foot of Santa Bárbara castle and alongside the port and the Explanada esplanade.
It is renowned for the quality of its sand, its palm tree boardwalk and its cafes. This, together with its proximity to the Old Quarter which is the nightlife hub of Alicante City, makes this beach one of Alicante’s most well-known attractions.
There are zones reserved for playing sports such as beach volleyball, and lots of car parking spaces nearby, both public and private. Alicante Luxury Homes have a selection of modern designed apartments, studios and penthouses for sale in the Alicante City area, some with fantastic views to Playa Postiguet. Click here to view them.
La Almadraba is an small beach, perfect for relaxing, calm and free of waves and crowds. This is an ideal place to enjoy a romantic evening with your loved one as there is a lovely cosy beach café bar in the summer where one can enjoy the lights of Alicante City, fishing boats and the sunset. Alicante Luxury Homes have a few apartments and duplexes close and overlooking this beach. Click here to view them !