Destination guide

The charming area of Costa Blanca awaits your stay

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Costa Blanca. Well known for its restaurants, shopping and bars, this romantic city won't disappoint. Take in top local attractions like Castle of Santa Barbara and Palmeral of Elche. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Costa Blanca

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Costa Blanca a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Skate Park Monte Tossal (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Jose Rico Perez Stadium (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Turron Museum (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Las Rejas Golf Club (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Terra Mitica (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Guillermo Amor Municipal Stadium (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Costa Blanca

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 87°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Costa Blanca

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Costa Blanca is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Palmeral of Elche (21 mi / 33.9 km)
  • Campello Beach (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Almadraba Beach (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Albufereta Beach (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Postiguet Beach (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Explanada de Espana (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
Transport

Transportation to and around Costa Blanca

The nearest airport is in Alicante (ALC-Alicante Intl.), located 13.8 mi (22.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Murcia (MJV-San Javier), which is 49.9 mi (80.3 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Alacant Terminal Station, San Vicente del Raspeig Station and Agost Station are the main stations that serve the city. Catch a ride on the metro at Benidorm Tram Station for ease of access to the rest of the city.

Where to stay around Costa Blanca?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 18,807 holiday lettings near Costa Blanca. From 6,270 Villas to 3,283 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Costa Blanca is on HomeAway.