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Playa de San Juan

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Address: Spain
Description: A long stretch of beach that is lined with resorts, restaurants and shops.

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Playa San Juan just a tram ride from Alicante

Take the coastal tram from Luceros or Mercado on L4 go to PL.La Coruna or L3 go to Costa Blanca. The beach is totally unspoilt and I have spent many hours paddling along its... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 13, 2015
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Ilford, United Kingdom
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Ilford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Take the coastal tram from Luceros or Mercado on L4 go to PL.La Coruna or L3 go to Costa Blanca. The beach is totally unspoilt and I have spent many hours paddling along its length. Its a combination of the warm sea and the coolness of the sea breeze which makes it absolute magic. Right along the beach are small... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

It is a beautiful beach. Calm and blue waters. One can swim and bathe and sun bathe. It is a long stretch of sand beach with restaurants and most of them play good music. Food is good and not expensive.

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Torquay, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

We have just come back and I have to write about this stunning beach.We stayed in Alicante old town but caught the tram ( very cheap €2.50 for 2 of us!)every day to this beach just around the corner.Gorgeous white sand and turquoise clear water. Very clean and well run! We travel around the world and this beach is hard... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

As beaches go, this one is superb. Miles of fine sandy beach, clean walkways, not too crowded and although a holiday hotspot, it's largely Spanish residents and is more like a million miles from benidorm as opposed to the 30 or so in reality. Clean and tidy restaurants along the front and plenty space for all. Can't fault it for... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

I'm not a big fan of topless women, naked children, and locked bathrooms at my beaches (so obviously that makes the ocean one big toilet). It is a big beach, and the town around it is cool, but it could be much better.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Just returned from my 3rd visit - a beautiful location. Was apprehensive as Benidorm is not too far away and I imagined it would be loud here - how wrong was I? So clean, lots of room on the lengthy beach - nice bars and restaurants on the sea front and is indeed a family friendly place. A bus ride... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Simply great Probably one of the best I visited in Spain To return and stay longer period Long walks along the beach? Clean and safe? This is your destination

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

San Juan beach is a nice loooong beach in Alicante where I was visiting my cousin several times. As she lives in Alicante, she always told us not to go to the central beach as it`s too overcrowded. And she was right. Beach in the centre of Alicante is usually full of tourists and locals and it is being overcrowded... More 

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Masko, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

May be best beach I've ever been. This huge area was surprisingly clean and there was lots of playgrounds for kids.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Expat Dave Bull takes a trip along the coast from Alicante to discover Playa San Juan and finds out what he’s been missing out on for twelve years. standing on the peninsula of San Juan at the picturesque Cabo de Fuerta and facing the bay of Alicante I can see some 25km away, across that vast expanse of Mediterranean the... More 

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Address: Spain
Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Valencian Country  >  Alicante Province

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