Destination guide

Discover why Benidorm condos have adventure for all

This city lies in the Costa Blanca region on Spain's eastern coast. While Benidorm is a popular destination for younger adults who are into the nightlife, its idyllic beaches also attract families and older adults looking to relax. Poniente Beach's long stretches of sand make for ideal walks, and it also appeals to boaters and water sports enthusiasts. Levante Beach's calm waters are perfect for children to swim in. Families also like the dolphins and sea otters at Mundomar, a nature park. You can book a self-contained apartment in Benidorm that includes a washer and dryer to keep your clothes clean.


Activities and attractions in and around Benidorm

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Benidorm has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Guillermo Amor Municipal Stadium (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Las Rejas Golf Club (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Villaitana Golf Course (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Aqualandia (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Mundomar (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Aqua Natura (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)

Seasonal weather in Benidorm

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 31°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Benidorm

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Benidorm is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Elche Park (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Malpas Beach (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • L'Aiguera Park (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Levante Beach (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Poniente Beach (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Cala La Almadrava (1.3 mi / 2.2 km)

Benidorm holiday rentals are a ticket to beaches

  • Playa de Levante is the beach of choice for most holidaymakers in Benidorm – it's packed with bars and restaurants and entertainment venues
  • Poniente Beach is a more low-key, family-orientated option that boasts a coveted Blue Flag award
  • Hop around a headland to discover Cala Finestrat Beach, to the west, a little cove with daffodil-hued sand, parasols and pedal boat rentals
  • Playa de Mal Pas sits between the 2 main urban beaches, hidden beneath the whitewashed tavernas and bars of the Benidorm old town
How to get there

Transport to and around Benidorm

Fly into Alicante (ALC-Alicante Intl.), the closest airport, located 28.9 mi (46.5 km) from the city centre.

You might consider catching a ride on the metro at Benidorm Tram Station to easily navigate the city.

How to get around

Transportation in Benidorm

Life is focused on the vibrant Playa de Levante and old town area of this happening resort. If you've bagged yourself a Benidorm holiday rental in either of those, then you can usually get by without a car rental. Most of the main attractions and both of the city beaches will be within walking distance, connected via a palm-fringed pedestrian promenade where cyclists and strollers are the norm. A local bus network links places a little further afield, like the city's bus and train stations. Vehicle hires are ubiquitous in the resort and at Alicante Airport. They can widen your options when it comes to Benidorm villa rentals by opening up the nearby towns and rustic hill villages of the greater Costa Blanca.

Essential info

Facts about Benidorm

  • Benidorm has a population of 67,000, though that can more than double during the summer high season
  • Alicante Airport is the closest major arrival point for flights to Benidorm
  • Benidorm enjoys average temperature highs of around 30 during its warmest months – June to August
  • Check cover charges aren't already included in your restaurant bill before leaving a tip of 10%
  • The currency in Benidorm is the euro
Family friendly

Family activities near Benidorm holiday homes

Family fun starts right on the doorstep of many a Benidorm holiday home. That's because the shimmering sands of Playa de Levante and its Blue Flag waters are never too far away – head there for sandcastle-building competitions and swimming in the Med. North of the city is the enthralling Terra Natura. It's laden with exotic creatures, offering the little ones encounters with galumphing elephants, formidable crocodiles, llamas and more. The Aqualandia water park is a top place to cool off when the beaches are busy, beckoning with adrenaline-pumping slides and a wave pool. Then there's the vintage arcade attractions of Festilandia – think carousels and merry-go-rounds.

How many holiday rentals are available around Benidorm?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,344 holiday lettings around Benidorm. From 615 villas to 2,168 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Benidorm?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Benidorm:

  • Benidorm Centro: 559 holiday homes
  • Benissa Coast: 1,507 holiday homes
  • Playa de San Juan: 357 holiday homes
  • Javea Town Center: 218 holiday homes
  • Calpe City Centre: 911 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Benidorm? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Benidorm. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Benidorm Island: 7,105 holiday lettings
  • Benidorm Palace: 7,891 holiday lettings
  • Cala La Almadrava: 7,714 holiday lettings
  • Benidorm City Hall: 7,648 holiday lettings
  • Malpas Beach: 7,564 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Benidorm listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Villas in Benidorm?

Yes, of course. offers 615 Villas in Benidorm. Our other popular types of Benidorm holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 2,168 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 412 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 65 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Benidorm?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2,538 holiday homes with pool available in Benidorm. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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