Popular Destinations in Alicante Province
Luxury villas in Alicante province
Visitors looking for lively nightlife in popular tourist destinations will find luxury villas in Alicante province to be the ideal base. Benidorm's unique charms may not suit everyone but an evening out here is sure to provide lifelong memories - and the town is home to some surprisingly high-quality dining options too. Calpe, Torrevieja and Alicante itself are all buzzing locations with plenty of restaurants, bars and clubs to enjoy. Find luxury holiday villas in Alicante province at Holidu to use as a relaxing base for a break in this part of Spain.Sea views in perfect locations
Luxury villas in Alicante province almost always have superb sea views, providing the perfect place to relax and get away from it all. Many of the luxury holiday villas in the region have both a garden and a pool, which is ideal for cooling off from the high temperatures seen through the year here. Alicante actually has a relatively mild climate compared to the heat nearby in Malaga province, but the mercury can still push highs here. Many luxury villas in Alicante also allow pets, so there is no need to leave furry friends at home.
Travellers and activitiesAlicante province for best beaches
Many people booking luxury holiday villas in Alicante do so for the perfect beach break - and there are plenty of sandy shores to pick from in this part of Spain. The tourist traps of Torrevieja and Benidorm are always busy but those who want to have more space can find quieter spots such as Cala Jugadora, which was a favourite of the top Spanish artist Salvador Dali. There are dozens of Blue Flag beaches in Alicante province - more than anywhere in Spain - with some of the best including Playa Centro at Guardamar del Segura.Alicante province for history lovers
Sunseekers are spoiled for choice in Alicante province but history buffs will find there is a huge amount to enjoy in this area as well. The stunning Gothic temple of Orihuela Cathedral is unmissable - don't forget to check out The Temptation of St Thomas by world-famous artist Diego Velazquez in the museum next door. Santa Barbara Castle in Alicante and Denia Castle are also worth adding to the list of sites to see while staying in luxury villas in Alicante province.
Top 7 travel tips in Alicante province1. Day trip to Elche
One of the most beautiful towns for people staying in luxury villas in Alicante province is Elche. Home to the region's only public baths, Elche also boasts attractions including Altamira Palace - which was used as a prison during the Spanish Civil War - and the largest palm grove in Europe.2. Explore Benidorm's old town
Benidorm is known for its bustling bars and busy beaches, but there is more to this misunderstood gem. Benidorm's old town and the iconic blue-tiled dome of the Saint James Church, which dates back to the 18th-century, are well worth visiting.3. Marvel at a dolphin show
Mundomar is a great day out for families, with the impressive aquarium providing guests with the chance to swim with the sea lions if they book this special experience. The VIP tour is a great way to kick off a visit and the dolphin show is sure to be a highlight of the day.4. Sample the local cuisine
Tourists staying in luxury villas in Alicante will hopefully like eating rice, as this is a key part of the local cuisine. Arroz con conejo y caracoles is a traditional favourite - often made with rabbit and snails - while arroz con costra is best described as a cross between a casserole and paella.5. Experience Moros i Cristians
Perhaps the best time to book stays in luxury holiday villas in Alicante province is during one of the region's many religious festivals, which often stretch out into full week-long affairs. Sometimes, elephants and camels even parade through the streets.6. Visit Fonts de l'Algar
No trip to the region would be complete without experiencing the Fonts de l'Algar - picturesque waterfalls near the centre of Callosa d'en Sarria. It is recommended to take rock shoes as the inclines around the falls are steep.7. Selfie spot at Balcon del Mediterraneo
A unique backdrop can be found at Balcon del Mediterraneo, where visitors can get the perfect shot with the backdrop of the entire Benidorm coastline. Also known as Mirador del Castillo, this lovely location's panoramic outlook is the ideal place to enjoy a sunrise or a sunset.