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Altea Beach

Address: Altea, Spain
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Ranked #3 of 9 Activities in Altea
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58 reviews 58 reviews
17 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We travelled out from uk in our 36ft winnebago with a trailer carring a 4x4 .we had intended to stay in CALPE but the sites there were not suitable for our rig so we took the 4x4 and drove down to BENIDORM from there we went to ALTEA and right on the sea front we found CAP BLANC camp site... More 

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Macclesfield, United Kingdom
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6 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Beautiful seafront, quiet and select bars, restaurants great and reasonably priced in a select area. Bus numer 10 from central Benidorm about 50 minutes well worth a visit. The old town is beautiful a stroll further on thatn the new town of Altea. Bus fare 3 euros a bargain.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

A nice beach if you dont need a sand beach, clean, there is some sand on the top but not in the sea. There is also a climbing net that is fun or the kids.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Pebbly beach, you must by sea shoes to walk into the sea. Beach was quiet enough with nice bars across the road. Closes at 6pm sharp, sunbed man not pleasant!

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

There is much room and the beach area is great. There are little restaurants on the front . You don't have to walk more than a few yards to get to them. What a great place

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Newquay, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Take a walk along the palm tree aligned promenade to Altea, its a lovely flat walk. There is the harbour at Altea and of course Altea old town, this is quite steep but worth the trip. Take water, but plenty of little bars and cafes along the way.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Sand is in very short supply on the beaches in the area, they are mainly large stoney areas but if you don't have children then you can get by. The areas are very popular the views are lovely.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Huge pebbles but there were sun loungers 2 x brollie E12 a day. The sea is vey strong and the sea bed moves accordingly, water gets very deep very quickly but if you are a "swimmer" its ok. Altea is a town of 2 halves, stay on the front if you can and then get a cab/drive to the old... More 

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Sutton in Ashfield, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

The beach is ok a bit,sandy but mostly pebbly,the best beaches are at Benidorm,just a 14 minute Tram ride away. Altea has a lovely old town with winding pebbled streets,if you keep on walking up to the top you come to a Plaza with a Beautiful church at the top. You are allowed in this church,a must see!! There are... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014 via mobile

What a beautiful place. Enough restaurants and bars to visit a different one every night and we were there for 2 weeks. Make sure to visit la teraza and say hi to Jan. Dutch run bar/restaurant and great atmosphere. Best sangria in Spain and the ribs...... Unbelievable

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