The Costa Blanca is one of the most popular and well-known beach destinations in our country. Not only does it attract national tourism, thousands of foreign people visit its coastline every year. The main attractions are the climate, the gastronomy, a lot of beautiful villages in Alicante and a spectacular coast.
Among all these charms, the beaches are a must. For this reason, in this post we show you which are the 10 most beautiful beaches of Alicante that you have to know.
What are the 10 most beautiful beaches in Alicante?
In this list we show you the 10 most beautiful beaches in Alicante. Some are of considerable size, while others belong to small coves with crystalline waters. We will show you which towns they are located in and we will talk to you in detail about their main attractions.
This beach is located in Villajoyosa, a town very close to Benidorm. It is a wide beach, about 200 meters long. It is located between cliffs, which gives it a special beauty. In the summer season it has all the services you might need on a beach, such as a lifeguard, footbath, litter bins, a beach bar, and even a picnic area.
Grandella Cove is a gravel beach, catalogued by some media as the most beautiful in Spain. It is about 160 metres long and is usually awarded the Blue Flag for the quality of its waters. It is ideal for water sports of all kinds, including diving. It has a beach bar, a restaurant and a lifeguard service in summer. It is very busy and has little parking, so it is advisable to arrive early. It is located in Granadella, a town in Jávea.
The Playa del Portet has fine sand, turquoise waters and a length of 300 metres. In addition to the beauty of the beach, it should be noted that it is perfect for water sports. It is also the starting point for some routes, such as the Cap d’Or watchtower or the coastal viewpoints. In summer it has a lifeguard, footbath, toilets and restaurants. You will find it in the town of Moraira.
La Fustera Cove
If you are looking for a cove with crystal-clear waters and fine sand, La Fustera is the ideal beach. In addition to its great beauty, it has a large extension of Posidonia, a seaweed that simulates an underwater meadow full of life. Therefore, it is perfect for snorkelling and diving. It also has a multitude of services, which makes it perfect for a day at the beach. It has parking, footbaths, toilets and services for people with reduced mobility. It is in the town of Benissa.
It could be said that it is a film beach, not only because of its beauty, but also because scenes from some films have been shot there and it has its own celebrity catwalk. It is an urban beach and has all the services, such as lifeguard, footbath, restaurants and even shops. It is in Alfaz del Pi.
It is the most fashionable cove in Spain, due to its paradisiacal beauty and the incredible rock formation that gives rise to the well-known “Cueva de los Arcos”. It is located in Benitachell and has limited capacity, at least during the summer, so it is necessary to make a reservation in advance. It has some services for users during the summer season, including lifeguard services.
This beach is not accessible by public transport or by car, even on foot. Tabarca is an island that can be reached by one of the boats that leave from different points of the Costa Blanca. It has all the services in summer, since it is an inhabited island.
It is a very fashionable beach for tourists travelling by motorhome. It is located behind the Altea Marina and the shore is formed by fine edges. It is highly recommended for snorkelling and scuba diving. It has lifeguard services in the summer and a beach bar.
The beach is made up of two gravel coves and pebbles. The name is related to the white rock of the nearby cliffs. Both look like natural pools and one of them gives the impression of being in the crater of a volcano. It is in Jávea and can be reached by car, although the last stretch, approximately 100 metres, is on foot.
La Fossa Beach
This is an urban beach located in Calpe. Its main attraction is the views of the Peñon de Ifach from the sand and the possibility of accessing the Baños de la Reina, pools carved into the rock that served as a fish farm in the past. Spending a day there allows you to enjoy the sea, tourism and gastronomy, as there are some nearby restaurants and seafood restaurants with freshly caught products.
You can enjoy getting to know all these beaches during your holiday by choosing a good accommodation. The Hotel Don Pancho has a privileged location. Thanks to its proximity to the main roads of Alicante, you can reach any of these destinations in a very short time. Make your reservation now for our re-opening and enjoy getting to know the 10 most beautiful beaches in Alicante.