WHERE TO STAY
If you want to be able to choose where to rent your apartment in Benidorm without fear of making a mistake, Fincas Arena has been renting apartments in all of Benidorm's neighbourhoods since 1974.
Each neighbourhood or area has its own characteristics that make it special and at the same time different from the rest of the areas of the city.
The Levante beach is the most popular and well-known area of the city, is approximately 2.8 km long and this makes the whole area of the beach is not the same, we can advise you according to your preferences for leisure and rest to get the maximum enjoyment in your holidays in Benidorm. This area is the liveliest, with wide streets and avenues skyscrapers, many restaurants of all types you can imagine, some of them never close and many shops, all this makes this a very "lively" during the 12 months of the year, not only in summer, the final part of the east is called Rincon de Loix, located at the end of the beach, has many shops bars and shops of all types and a market on Wednesdays and Sundays.
In this area is the natural park of Sierra Helada, for lovers of routes and trekking, from the top you have incredible views of the entire region, not only Benidorm and also the coastal area that extends between Benidorm and the beach area of Albir, belonging to the neighboring municipality of Alfaz del Pi, it is possible to go from Benidorm to Albir, a few paths that border the cliffs next to the sea, there are 5 routes of different difficulty and length for almost anyone can enjoy this experience.
Also in this area we have the largest water park in Europe, Aqualandia, an animal park, Mundomar, a large festival hall, Benidorm Palace, with performances throughout the year and many special events in which perform figures from the song and show business internationally recognized and just next to the Benidorm Circus, a permanent circus with performances every Saturday that will delight the youngest and their parents.
Then we find the area of the old town, which is the one that unites both beaches, Levante and Poniente in this area we find the area of the castle with its viewpoint entering the Mediterranean Sea, which allows privileged views of both beaches and its coastline with a world-renowned skyline and unmatched. The old town of Benidorm offers us more authenticity in a way, with its narrow streets, white houses of 3 or 4 heights, small taverns and charming shops waiting to be explored with tranquillity and taking advantage of the shadow generated by the very type of construction of a Mediterranean fishing village.
In this zone of the city we find a small and coquettish beach, "la Cala del mal Pas" and the port of Benidorm, old port of fishermen that nowadays gives beginning to the beach of poniente and it is from the one that articulate the varied options of nautical leisure that the city offers, from here they leave the boats swallow towards the "island of Benidorm, nautical icon of the city, where you can go to visit the island, bathe in its crystalline waters, have a privileged view of the city and its beaches, see the seabed from a boat with a glass bottom or even if you can, do a diving session in its waters, which are declared an underwater natural reserve.
The western beach has about 3.3 km and in its final part we find the neighborhood of Cala, west of the city, are perfect for lovers of sand and surfing, great walks, is a more relaxed and quiet area than Levante but equally very attractive, allowing you to enjoy two environments almost completely opposite during your holidays without changing city.
THINGS TO DO
Benidorm is recognized as one of the cities with the best urban beaches in the world, but we should not be deceived, although we have magnificent beaches, possessing the blue flag that credits them as excellent - During your holidays you will be able to enjoy all kinds of activities, cultural, sports, musical concerts, the 5 theme parks in the city (Aqualandia, Mundomar, Terra Mítica, Terra Natura, Aquanatura, a party hall and a permanent circus. We have an underwater nature reserve and a natural park from which there are privileged views of the city and the whole region, from which you can practice trekking or if you are fond of photography.
You can also enjoy a varied cuisine in the city and the region offers a lot of places to visit that will make a perfect complement to your holiday with us. Altea, Alfaz del Pi, El Albir, la Nucia, Polop, Finestrat, Villajoyosa, etc.
All this makes up a variety of places to visit and natural places that will surprise, Guadalest reservoir, Guadalest Castle, Algar fountains, etc.
A holiday rental apartment serves as the perfect base of operations for any activity you want to do, the freedom of a private holiday home allows you to organize your leisure time, rest, meals and be all together in the same space, whether families, groups of friends, couples, have small children or pets, in Fincas Arena we have your ideal holiday rental apartment and we will help you find the leisure activities and experiences that best suit your needs.
EATING AND DRINKING
Benidorm is a lively city 365 days a year, 24 hours a day, it is deservedly famous for its formidable nightlife: it has more than 1,000 bars and restaurants of all kinds and themes, cuisine for different palates, from fast food establishments to high level restaurants, you can taste typical cuisine of almost every place in the world, Spanish (with restaurants specializing in the cuisine of different Spanish regions), English, French, Belgian, German, Greek, Dutch, Thai, and so on.
In the field of nightlife, Benidorm has a wide and varied offer of bars, pubs, discos, a casino, a party hall of international recognition, bowling, mini-golf.
The competition is high and therefore it is possible to find establishments of all kinds of prices, making it a city suitable for all pockets.
It is possible to find zones of leisure and restoration in all the neighborhoods and zones of the city, there is nothing like to be lost walking through the streets of the old Benidorm to discover small bars and restaurants that will make you feel like home.
The distances in the city are actually quite short and if necessary it is very easy to get a taxi to travel to places of interest.
HOW TO GET THERE AND HOW TO GET AROUND THE CITY
The Alicante-Elche airport is the closest to Benidorm, has a large number of both domestic and international links with daily flights and some of them with several frequencies a day on all from major European cities. There are flag companies and low cost companies forming a wide network that allows you to reach almost anywhere in the world.
There is a train station in Alicante capital, with an AVE line to Madrid, the same ticket can link with a narrow-gauge train from Alicante to Benidorm is direct and takes an hour and a half, but it goes along the entire coast and you can enjoy wonderful views and landscapes and otherwise it is difficult to know, because the route of this route is the closest to the coastline.
Once you reach Benidorm, the city is very compact due to the large number of tall buildings and skyscrapers that compose it, especially in the area more tourist and commercial, which is the beach area of Levante, cover this area from end to end does not take more than an hour walking and also has 200 taxis and several urban and interurban bus lines - especially useful for day trips to Altea, Calpe, Denia.
If you are interested in having your own mobility, in Benidorm there are several car rental companies, both local and international companies so that you can discover both the city and everything the region has to offer and complement the enjoyment of your holidays with us.
For those who want to travel further, Benidorm connects with Madrid and Barcelona by motorway, both at a distance of about five hours by car, Valencia at an hour and a half and Murcia at an hour.
Benidorm and specifically our apartments can be the base to enjoy the beach, nightlife, excursions, cultural visits, shopping, sports, diving, sailing, mountain biking, and so on.