Alicante is one of the most popular touristic cities in Spain, and has around 3 million visits to its province each year. With its Mediterranean climate, small charming villages and miles of coastline, no wonder it’s a popular holiday destination.
If you’re looking to stay around the city of Alicante, here are some hotels that are top of the list in terms of both luxury and location…
The Meliá hotel
This is a well-known hotel, easily spotted from the port and beach areas of Alicante. Its location couldn’t be better if you’re looking for the beach, shops and a huge-variety of restaurants. It’s location in right on the port, which during the summer holds a lot of activity, including markets, and makes a great spot for an evening stroll.
This international hotel has a lot to offer for all ages and types of visits. With a gym, wellness centre, pool, a club for children, computer room and restaurant, the hotel will provide you with all your needs and more during your stay.
The rooms typically start from 152 euros a night, and include a variety of services as well as sea views of views to the port. To find out more information about the hotel, visit: www.melia.com
The Spa Porta Maris hotel
This is a four-star hotel, right on the port of Alicante (next door to the Meliá hotel).
The hotel offers a luxury accommodation, with all those extras that you’re looking for, like sea views, a restaurant, a swimming pool. It also has a spa, gym, laundry service, coffee shop, bar, children’s entertainment and a spa.
The Spa Porta Maris is part of the Sercotel hotel group that is renowned for its classy accommodation. If you wish to find out more information, please visit: www.hotelspaportamaris.com
The Hospes Amérigo hotel
Set in the heart of the historic centre, this charming hotel doesn’t only have special characteristics, but also a lot of luxury. It’s well-located near historic sites, and shops, as well as a short walk to the beach and port.
The hotel is perfect for city breaks, or business trips, with its own restaurant, meeting & events rooms, as well as a spa. The rooms are well-designed and spacious, with all the luxury items you would expect from a 5-star hotel.
It is located in Calle Rafael Altamira. If you wish to find out more information, please visit: www.hospes.com/en/alicante-amerigo
The Eurostars Lucentum hotel
Located in the popular area of “Mercado” this popular five-star hotel is right in the heart of Alicante. This area gets its name from the large food market that is open every day, where many locals go to get fresh meats, cheeses and greens, which is situate opposite the hotel.
It’s also close to two of the main tram stations in Alicante, that will take you all the way along the coast up to the city of Dénia.
Surrounding the hotel are the main shopping streets and plenty places to dine both day and night. To the beach or port, it is just a short 20-minute walk away.
The hotel is dressed in class as you enter, and offers a gym, business centre, a breakfast room and a laundrette, as well as well-equipped and spacious rooms.
You can find the hotel on Avenida Alfonso X El Sabio, 11. If you want to find out more, check their website here for information www.eurostarshotels.co.uk/eurostars-lucentum.html