Everyone has heard of Benidorm, the city is well known throughout Spain and Europe and its prestige has been earned over many years. Its beautiful clean beaches, crystal clear waters, leisure activities, wide range of hotels and restaurants are just some of the contributing factors as well as its ability to satisfy every holiday maker’s needs , whatever type of holiday they are looking for.
Its modern infrastructure enables it to offer many different types of tourism, whether you are looking for a relaxing break, a family holiday or night life; it is the perfect place for singles, families, LGTBs, adventure holidays and relaxing spa holidays.
As the tourist capital of the Costa Blancait offers all kinds of leisure activities. Water parks such as Aqualandia and Aqua Natura, animal parks such as Mundomar and Terra Natura and the Theme Park Terra Mitica . As well as offering spectacular shows in the Benidorm Palace there are night clubs, bars and a wide variety of restaurants.
Benidorm has approximately 40,000 hotel rooms, 20,000 apartment beds and 11 camp sites throughout the city.
The first hotel built in Benidorm was the Hotel Bilbaino, which was situated on the Levante Beach and was inaugurated in 1929. German Tourists flocked to the area to spend their holidays in the Hotel where full board cost just 8 pesetas.
Today there are three 5 star hotels, thirty two 4 star, hotels, seventy four 3 star hotels, fifty three 2 star hotels and twelve 1 star hotels.
The last hotel to be built is the Hotel Asia Gardens, a 5 star hotel situated 150 metres above sea level with spectacular views of the Costa Blanca and close to two of Benidorm's golf courses as well as the theme parks Terra Mitica and Terra Natura.
Benidorm is constantly changing and adapting to the needs and demands of the tourist sector. One of these new concepts is the “Adults Only” hotels where children under the age of 15 or 16 are not permitted. There are many couples who do not have children or just would like to enjoy a quiet holiday in a child free environment. These hotels guarantee the type of holiday they require with no worries. The Adults Only hotels in Benidorm are the Levante Club Spa, Sandos Monaco and Sol CostaBlanca situated right on the Levante Beach.
Pets are allowed in some of the hoteles so it is possible for you to bring your pet on holiday with you to the Hotel Teremar, Hotel Diplomatic and the Hotel Tanit
LGTB Tourism is also important with Benidorm being one of the popular Gay Tourist destinations offering 32 establishments in the old town including a small hotel, bars, pubs and cafeterias.
Benidorm really does have something for everyone, all you have to do is choose!