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Known to be the birthplace of package tourism, Benidorm, located in the eastern part of Spain is more than just a much-frequented holiday destination. It is an ideal place for family bonding and recreation for it offers a safe environment with good and enjoyable atmosphere. To top it all up, it offers amazing nightlife of cabaret shows, casinos and tapas bars that is highly entertaining for all.

So if you are planning to have an amazing holiday in Benidorm, lazing away in its white sand beaches and enjoying the shade of the palm trees, here is a compilation of wonderful places you would love to stay at. Considering the location, amenities and availability of services, here are the top ten hotels you would definitely enjoy staying at.

Villa Venecia Hotel Boutique

Villa Venecia Hotel Boutique

Villa Venecia is the best place to stay while in Benidorm, according to hundreds of reviews online. With its fantastic service – they give you a wonderful glass of Cava on arrival, amazing restaurant choices – comparable to Michelin starred restaurants in Europe and prompt staff attentiveness – not intrusive but very accommodating, this hotel is the perfect accommodation for you. That is not the best part though, with its location, it is the perfect place in exploring the lovely town and the abundant tapa bars around.

 

Melia Villaitana

Melia Villaitana

Guests who have stayed at this hotel have raved how the accomodations are beyond expectations. Designed as a typical Spanish village with numerous pools with turquoise waters, Melia Villaitana delights its guests with gastronomic experience as well. It has several restaurants available for guests to experience. Not only that, it is only less than fifteen minutes away from the Benidorm old town.


Hotel RH Corona del Mar

Hotel RH Corona del Mar

If you are staying at this gem of a place, better make sure that you book the room on top of the floor as it has fantastic picturesque sea view! The rooms here are sparkling clean and spacious. You can also enjoy the pools and other amenities they have to offer. If not, hang out in the balcony to watch the sun set, and don’t forget your ice cold drink! The buffet choices in the restaurant cater to all types of palate, so prepare your self for a wonderful feast daily!

 

Riviera Beachotel

Riviera Beachotel benidorm

If you want to be near the places of fun and entertainment but at the same time would want a quiet night and peaceful sleep, then better book your stay at the amazing Riviera Beachotel. Even though it is only a walking distance from the many venues for entertainment, the hotel also has a huge entertainment lounge in its basement floor, if you desire just to stay in. As for the food, the chefs in their restaurant would accommodate your dietary choices if you inform their warm staff accordingly. Better prepare to gain weight as their buffet choices itself is a mind-blowing culinary experience!

 

Marconfort Benidorm Suites

Marconfort Benidorm Suites

For a laid back and relaxing stay, Marconfort Benidorm Suites may be one of your choices. Located 15 minutes away from the beach, by foot, you will surely enjoy your route while being amazed with numerous bars and shops along the way. If you are not in the mood to go out, then you can lounge around the spotless pool in their numerous sun loungers for guests. Not only that, you can enjoy the view with their terrific food choices. Have some lamb, beef or prawns stew or some amazing Spanish potatoes. Or you can enjoy the kebabs and burgers in their pool side bar with a refreshing drink at hand!

 

Hotel Don Pancho

Hotel Don Pancho

This is the four star hotel that offers five star services. Hotel Don Pancho, having been recently refurbished offers excellent accommodation. All their rooms have stunning sea view as well. You are welcomed home from a tiring day with a first class and very large walk in shower to soothe your aching muscles. As for the food, not only that they have extensive culinary choices, but they offer these at very affordable prices!

 

Villa Del Mar Hotel

Villa Del Mar Hotel

Located in the old town just adjacent to the beach, Villa Del Mar Hotel boasts clean accommodation, polite staff and the relaxation experience you badly deserve. You are welcomed with a wonderful bottle of cava and mix fruit salad at your room, you have the luxury of unwinding at the hotel bar located at the rooftop, you are treated with really good food choices and most especially, fanciful entertainment choices to your delight

 

Sandos Monaco Beach Hotel & Spa

Sandos Monaco Beach Hotel & Spa

With very spacious rooms, large bathrooms and wonderful facilities, you just have to consider Sandos Monaco Beach Resort and Spa at your choices of accommodation when in Benidorm. The staff are always polite and accommodating to your every request, always going out of their way to make your stay memorable. Example of such top notch service is the way they made Valentines celebration extra special by preparing roses in your bed and special chocolates, just for you and your loved one.

 

Magic Natura – Animal, Waterpark & Polynesian Lodge Resort

Magic Natura - Animal, Waterpark & Polynesian Lodge Resort

If you are travelling with toddlers or teens, then you might want to book your stay at the Magic Natura Animal, Waterpark and Polynesian lodge Resort. With fantastic facilities that includes not so boring different types of pools that allows your kids to play interactively that it will be difficult for you to pry them out of the water. Also, they have infinity pools overlooking some elephants. Beat that. Most important part, their food choices offer a great mix of English and Spanish style cuisines.

 

Sol Costablanca

Sol Costablanca Benidorm

Located at the center of the old and new town, and just right opposite the beach, Sol Costablanca offers more than just wonderful accommodation of cozy and elegant rooms. With extremely accommodating, but not intrusive, staff, they can offer you directions on where to go, eat and what to see while you are in town. They have amazing food choices to delight your palate and gastronomic needs.

 

Those are the most voted choices of accommodation while visiting Benidorm, Spain. So pack your bags, book a flight and don’t forget your shades and sunscreen!

Are you considering Spain for your next holiday but you aren’t quite sure where in the country you should head for your getaway? Maybe you have been to other parts of Spain before – Madrid, Barcelona, the Costa Brava or the Costa del Sol and you’re looking for something new but coastal why not consider Benidorm? Situated on the Costa Blanca, it has a whole host of things to do and see, and is well situated for day trips away to other regions as well. Read ahead to find out what there is to see and do in Benidorm.

Beaches

Without doubt the number one attraction in Benidorm is the beaches. With several top rated spots to set your towel down and watch the world go by, Benidorm is a hot spot for beachgoers of all ages. Playa Levante is the number one beach on everyone’s lists in the region, but other favourites include Poniente  and Platges de Benidorm as well as the Playa Cala Tio Ximo, renowned for its snorkelling trips and fantastic marine life. Cala Tio Ximo is a smaller beach that can be quite secluded depending when you go, but can likewise fill up quickly, so go early to stake your claim!

Nightlife

If you’re coming to Benidorm to celebrate a hen or stag party, birthday party or just to get away with your friends, you won’t be disappointed by the quality or number of bars and clubs that litter the Benidorm area with their pumping music and flowing drinks. Featuring everything from local and imported beers to fancy cocktails and everything in between, the choice of refreshing beverages is wide and varied. For those looking to get their groove on, there are countless clubs in Benidorm that have theme nights, foam parties, and dance floors that go all night long – literally – until 7, 8 or even later in the morning!

If you aren’t a clubber you can catch a tribute act at the Rock and Roll House or a comedic drag queen show at Klee Cafe amongst others.

Terra Natura and Mundomar

Great for travellers of all ages, the Terra Natura Zoo and Mundomar Aquarium are ideal places for not just those travelling with kids, but also those looking to fit something in aside from boozing by the seaside. Featuring many different varieties of animals and marine life, both of these promise a great day out for anyone.

Getting Outside

The seaside calls and there are a number of rental companies that provide great options to get out and around the city. Segway tours are one option for those looking to explore a bit further than walking can get you. For the adventurous, rental companies throughout Benidorm provide the opportunity to do paragliding, snorkelling trips, diving and other watersports. The sky’s the limit with Benidorm activities – from hill walking to diving to just sitting on a terrace watching the world go by, this is the place with something for everyone.

So you shouldn’t need any other reasons as to why Benidorm should be your next Spanish resort holiday. You honestly won’t be disappointed with all the options available in this bustling and enjoyable coastal city.