The Costa Blanca north is a great place to book a beachfront villa rental Spain or Spanish apartments for rent for a fantastic summer holiday. The Costa Blanca north is a slightly less developed area of Spain due to the fact that large scale tourism tends to be centred around the Costa Blanca south and the Costa del Sol. This area offers a diverse mix of long, sandy beaches, stunning mountains and lush valleys, picturesque ‘white villages’, modern resorts, great golf and water sports facilities, fiestas, ancient churches, not to mention wonderful food and wine. All of this just a couple of hours travel from the UK. Let’s look at some of the places to book villa or apartment holiday rentals Spain on the Costa Blanca north from the owners direct Spain.
Alicante is one of the most well-known towns along the Costa Blanca and is the starting point for thousands of tourists who visit this coast every year. Many visitors arrive at Alicante Airport and then go straight to their beachfront villa rental Spain or Spanish apartments for rent at one of the beachfront holiday resorts and never see anything of the city. If you get a chance to linger there are plenty of things to see and do. There are many historical buildings around the city, cathedrals and churches to visit and of course you can enjoy a relaxing stroll around the wonderful harbour area. Alicante also has some good beaches including Mucho Vista and Playa San Juan.
Until the 1960’s Benidorm was a quiet fishing village, but today it is very well known in Europe and thousands of visitors flock here every year and book a beachfront villa rental Spain or apartment holiday rentals Spain. One of the reasons is that Benidorm has attractions to suit all age groups from teenagers to families with young children and Pensioners. In the summer the majority of visitors are in the 18-30 age group looking for some fun in the sun whilst the low season is appealing to older couples who want to escape the gloomy north European winter weather. The resort has three Blue Flag beaches, a good range of night-time entertainment, many bars, restaurants and discos and a theme park on the edge of town.
Denia is located about 100km from Alicante and is a cosmopolitan town with all year round sunny weather and is a lovely spot to book your beachfront villa rental Spain or Spanish apartments for rent. The town is overlooked by Mount Montgo and surrounded by the beautiful Mount Montgo Natural Park. The castle in the centre of Denia dates from the 11th Century and was originally built by the Moors during the Arab Conquest. The town has an important harbour where you can catch a ferry to the Balearic Islands such as Ibiza.
Moraira is a small, picturesque town and due to strict planning laws is still very pretty and not over-developed. If you booked a self-catering beachfront villa rental Spain or apartment holiday rentals Spain here you will find a good selection of restaurants and bars beside the pretty yacht marina where you can sit outside and watch the world go by. The town also has its own wide, gently-shelving sandy beach with shallow waters which has been awarded the EEC Blue Flag for cleanliness and is safe for family bathing.
Booking From The Owners Direct
So if any of these fantastic resorts on the Costa Blanca north appeal to you, and you decide to book a beachfront villa rental Spain from the owners direct don’t forget to arrange some travel insurance before you go. You would be amazed at how many people just take out the bare minimum insurance or even no insurance at all. If you are not sure what you need, consult a reputable insurance broker who can advise you of the policies available and recommend the right one for your particular circumstances.