Travel Blogs from Benidorm
We have finally arrived at our destination and are now enjoying an evening on the terrace in Casa Verde! So far we have settled in, unpacked, spotted some geckos and mountain goats and began to think about our exciting plans for the next fortnight! Tomorrow we are all looking forward to starting off our sun tans in the sun of ...
... went to the local restaurant 'strip' where the owners are all vying for your business as you walk by with giant open fridges displaying the dishes that are on their menus. They all do similar stuff we some variations but we already knew what we were after: a fish platter for Ali and Sue and a shellfish paella for Ian and me. We managed to get a table (that the waiter ...
... hairpin bends, to an out of the way bar called l'Entra for delicious tapas. We were the only people dining that night, if you exclude the hungry looking cats that were tempted to join us. The tapas dishes were random, with no menu to go from, and kept coming until we gave the word to stop. A really fun way to eat with some tasty surprises and not one disappointment. At the end of the meal the owner lined up several bottles of grappas, etc and let us take our pick - happy ...
... but a beach they love) near Playa Santa Ana, close to Les Deveses. We armed ourselves with a variety of beach furniture and made camp on the totally uncrowded sands, with sand dunes and cactus as a backdrop, and were soon cooling off in the shallow Mediterranean water. Then broke out the picnic prior to doing some intense sun bathing. Ian and I played frisbee just on the ...
... and at times large schools of well sized fish.
Our days were spent swimming and snorkelling in the Med, enjoying long walks along the beach and around Ifach rock. We explored the quaint streets that wrapped around the hillside and meandered the tiny streets of the old town admiring the murals. To top it off we even got to indulge another of our passions with some kayaking time.
The promenade was bursting with inviting bars and restaurants so ...
Other places to stay in Benidorm
Calle Luis Prendes s/n, Benidorm | 4 star hotelfrom $81
- Bali Beware!
- Half Term Holiday
- Liked the Gran Bali
Avda. Doctor Severo Ochoa 1, Benidorm | 4 star hotelfrom $96
- You wont regret saying at the melia
- Who gave this hotel 4 stars
- Brilliant hotel in benidorm
Av de Murcia 16, Benidorm | 3 star hotelfrom $82
- LoVeD It!!!!
- Best place to stay
- Rio grande
Calle Oslo, 2, Benidorm | 4 star hotelfrom $80
- Great at first but.......
- Stay away from this!
- Great Hotel Pity About The Hill
Calle de Ibiza 17, Benidorm | 3 star hotelfrom $98
- Down hill sadly
- Absolute Rubbish
- Was this really a three star
Gerona 45, Benidorm | 3 star hotelfrom $81
- Something for everyone.
- Ideal Family Holiday
- Loved the Pelicanos/Ocas
Avenida de Cuenca 6, Benidorm | 4 star hotelfrom $75
- Very nice central hotel
- Good Hotel and Bad Food
- Good hotel bad bad food
Avenida Filipinas 12, Benidorm | 3 star hotelfrom $92
- Whit a gr8 hotel !!!
- Pretty average!!!
- My thoughts of the hotel
Calle Mercado 9, Benidorm | 3 star hotelfrom $94
- Can't wait to come back
- Brilliant hotel
- Would not return
Calle Racharel No 1, Benidorm | 4 star hotelfrom $101
- Fab Location
- Have just come back from Benidorm...
- Holidays are what YOU make them!
Calle Aviles, 2 (la Cala), Benidorm | 3 star hotelfrom $94
Avenida Derramador 6, Benidorm | 3 star hotelfrom $94
- Brill food
- Rosamar Fantastico!!
- Loved the Rosamar
Glorieta del Fuego s/n, Benidorm | 5 star hotelfrom $335
Avda Severo Ochoa 3, Benidorm | 4 star hotelfrom $127
- Poor adult entertainment
- Brilliant Value
- Hotel fantastic
Avenida del Mediterraneo 39, Benidorm | 4 star hotelfrom $177
- Best hotel in benidorm
- Very Nice. Highly reccommended. Not too noisy!
- The best
Av l'Atmella de Mar 15, Benidorm | 4 star hotelfrom $102
- Hen weekend
- Watch out for people stealing cash and items from your rooms
- Not Up To Expectations Of A 4 Star Hotel
Calle Mallorca 11, Benidorm | 3 star hotelfrom $105
- Hotel Orange
- No complaints....only the pensioners
- Great time
Avenida de Dr Severo Ochoa 34, Benidorm | 4 star hotelfrom $103
- Muy decepcionante
- Fantastic hotel
- GREAT HOTEL (FOR THE SPANISH!!)
Avenida Panama 5, Benidorm | 3 star hotelfrom $101
- Clean, Friendly Hotel
- Hotel and surrounding area
Avda Alcoy s/n, Benidorm | 4 star hotelfrom $157
Avenida de Peru 33, Benidorm | 3 star hotelfrom $67
Calle Marbella 2, Benidorm | 3 star hotelfrom $132
- 5 star service at 3 star hotel !
- Can't be beat
Avenida Esperanto 9, Benidorm | 3 star hotelfrom $91
Avda Dr Severo Ochoa 16, Benidorm | 4 star hotelfrom $122
- AMAZING HOLIDAY
- If yopu want a lie in stay away
- Hotel Mediterraneo
Avenida Filipinas 13, Benidorm | 3 star hotelfrom $113
- Not sure about the Venus
- Best hotel in Benidorm
- Little bit disappointed but couldn't really complain
Calle Mirador 3, Benidorm | 4 star hotelfrom $91
- Loved it
- Average ****hotel
- Liked the Princesa