The settlement of Arenales del Sol is situated on the Costa Blanca coast, in the east of Spain. It is very close to the popular Spanish resort of Alicante, including its major airport. The Costa Blanca is a gorgeous part of the Mediterranean in which to spend your holidays and by choosing self catering accommodation in Arenales del Sol you will be conveniently placed to explore all that the area has to offer. All villas and apartments will be equipped to the highest standard, with the facilities you need to make sure your time away goes without any hitches.
Visitors on their holidays in Arenales del Sol will discover that they will be spoilt for choice when it comes to the activities available throughout the area. As the town is conveniently located on the Costa Blanca, this opens up a multitude of water sports for you to get your teeth into. This includes swimming, sailing, windsurfing, jet skiing and waterskiing. You may also wish to hire a pedalo for a spell or ride on one of the fun banana boats. Other activities that take on a more land-based nature include the likes of tennis, fishing, horse riding, mountain biking and ordinary cycling, golf, bird watching and nature walks and rambling tours.
On your holidays in Arenales del Sol you will soon realise that there are numerous small towns and villages dotted along the coast for you to explore and get a feel for that laid-back Spanish way-of-life. One city that you must include for some sightseeing for a while is Alicante. This is located north along the coast and has some great attractions to keep you entertained. Visit Castle Santa Barbara which is a Medieval fortress that offers some truly spectacular views across the area. The 14th century St Mary’s Church is also well worth a visit. Alicante has a number of parks for you to spend a more tranquil time and some of these even come with their own lakes and waterfalls.
The average weather conditions for your holidays in Arenales del Sol will be that of a typical Mediterranean climate. In one word the weather on the Costa Blanca can be summed up as glorious! Expect temperatures during the summer to average into the low thirties degrees Celsius. Even during the winter, the lowest average works out at a very reasonable 16 degrees Celsius. The average rainfall for this part of Spain is low, at a mere 13 inches per year.
You really could not be any more ideally placed for an airport on your holidays in Arenales del Sol. In fact, Alicante Airport (ALC) is a stone’s throw away, and as the 6th busiest airport in the whole of Spain, you can rest assured that there are plenty of flights to and from the UK. Airlines such as BMI Baby, Ryanair, Flybe, easyJet and Thomson Airways all offer regular services from airports such as Exeter (EXT), East Midlands (EMA), Manchester (MAN) and London Gatwick (LGW).