Are you a lover of Mediterranean destinations? Many travellers from Europe as well as from other continents choose this city in the Valencian Community of Spain –in the Costa Blanca region to be precise- as their own small paradise for holidays and business trips alike. Popular for idyllic spots like its busy port, the Santa Barbara Castle and its tower overlooking the downtown, the Explanada de España promenade extending along the waterfront, El Palmeral Park and its activities for the whole family, its numerous museums, churches and landmarks, Alicante invites visitors to embrace the Mediterranean lifestyle any month of the year regardless of the purpose of their visit: relaxing at the beach, meeting up with potential clients or discovering the undeniable beauty of this Spanish coastal jewel.
If you are planning a trip to Alicante in Spain during the next months, we advise you to take a look at our recommendations below. We have selected three good-value-for-money hospitality establishments (rated with 3 and 4 stars) that might suit your travel needs perfectly. Staying in one of our recommended hotels in Alicante guarantees that the majority of main attractions and landmarks in the city will be within easy reach either on foot or by car, as all are conveniently situated in a centric location.
Campanile hotel in Alicante, Spain
A wonderful option close to the harbour, to El Corte Inglés department stores and with buses departing regularly towards Alicante airport right outside the entrance, the Campanile Alacant offers excellent guest amenities such as complimentary wireless internet access all throughout, free parking spots on site, a communal lounge terrace and gardens surrounding the building. The rooms of this hotel in Costa Blanca are soundproofed, feature coffee and tea maker, adjustable temperature and cosy beds, and may be double, twin or deluxe (the last category accommodating two adults and a child). Confirmed reservations entitle guests to enjoy a daily buffet breakfast if included in the nightly rate. In case you visit Spain for business, note that they have fully-equipped meeting spaces available where you can host your events or, in a rather more informal way, you can take your colleagues to indulge in the traditional Spanish cuisine at the “Bar Juan” restaurant inside the facilities.
Sercotel Spa Hotel “Porta Maris”
This accommodation lies very close to the beach, the town hall square and a wide array of local restaurants and shops. The building, equipped with a WiFi network which guests may use at no extra charge and offering stunning views of the Mediterranean sea, features spacious rooms with private terrace, stocked mini bar, flat-screen TV and en suite bathroom; suites with a living area are also available. Former visitors have stated that what they liked best was the varied breakfast buffet with views to the harbour and the opportunity to enjoy beauty treatments and revitalising thermal therapy without leaving the facilities for a small surcharge. Besides, this 4-star hotel in Alicante boasts good public transport connections to the airport and some of the best attractions in town, among which we count the Terra Mítica theme park and a nearby golf course.
NH Alicante hotel in Costa Blanca, Spain
Only a short drive separates this hospitality establishment belonging to the renowned NH chain from the nearest beach and the port of Alicante. Such a privileged location is complemented by top-notch customer service and amenities like a seasonal open-air pool, an onsite gym, a wellness centre, a restaurant and free WiFi available in the entire facilities. The ample guest rooms of this NH hotel in Alicante can be of double or family occupancy, and a complimentary varied buffet breakfast is served every morning. Business travellers visiting Spain will benefit from extras such as private parking (which requires prior reservation), meeting facilities, dry-cleaning, laundry, ironing, safety deposit boxes and VIP services.
Will your Spain tour have other stops along the Mediterranean coast? We suggest Costa del Sol for a sunny luxury retreat.