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lovely visit in the day

lovely place to walk to - great views and not too busy - I wasn't here at night but imagine great... read more

Reviewed today
1shamrock
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london
Very good walking from hotel to Poniente beach and Finistrat if you feel up to it

Main street full of shops selling everthing from toothbrush to leather jacket Good coffee shops and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
thehugills
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Cleveland
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“old town” (105 reviews)
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Balcon del Mediterraneo, Benidorm, Spain
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Reviewed today

lovely place to walk to - great views and not too busy - I wasn't here at night but imagine great place to dine too

Thank 1shamrock
Reviewed 3 days ago

Main street full of shops selling everthing from toothbrush to leather jacket Good coffee shops and perrfume shops in fact all you may need

Thank thehugills
Reviewed 1 week ago

must go beautiful views over both sides of the bays you will stay for hours .there are a few stalls bars . all in all plenty to do and look at brill

Thank garrygaynor
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was clean with different street entertainment . Lovely views and nice cocktail bar . The best pina colada and Bloody Mary . Just a short walk to busy plaza

Thank lollybabe1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is possibly most beautiful and romantic spot along the Spanish coast. Blue tile on white washed arches, railings, and staircases... stunning place with incredible views

Thank Janet S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is on top of a hill so views beautiful all around. Quite a few bars and cafes up here so you can rest from the heat. There are buskers and artists all around here too so its a good place to spend a hour.

Thank Dawn B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely place in the old town of benidorm.quite steep slopes to get to it.lots of steps leading down from it to the beach or down the steep roads through the old town.you can pass quite some time sitting on one of the...More

Thank essexwifey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

very good view from here - and some really nice restaurants close by. the one day we had lunch - there was a very good busker playing - seems to be the spot for them.

Thank Sue M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Siituated in a beautiful part on the headland above old town. Well worth a visit for the views. There are often late night craft stalls to wander around too.

Thank shropshiregal17
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are plenty of restaurants and bars nearby but the Placa del Castell is a small area. There are quite steep steps down onto the lower balcony area where you can look across to Levante Beach and Poniente Beach. It is what it is and...More

Thank Trish M
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Pooja P
14 June 2017|
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Response from mrsbenidorm | Reviewed this property |
Also in the old town great for children to see there are lots of pigeons what they can feed its like feed the birds think it on mary poppins it great
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sandraY8528GG
28 June 2016|
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Response from Stephen H | Reviewed this property |
The Placa del Castell The two main beaches are divided by the headland where the castle once stood. A fort stood here until 1812 when the British and Spanish troops blew it up whilst expelling the French. Here you will find... More
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Chluck
9 February 2016|
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Response from Trevor L | Reviewed this property |
Unless it's an electric wheelchair it would be a hard slog for the last 50 yards or so as the streets are quite steep from that point, plus the roads/pavements are not tarmac but it would be possible. If you used a taxi... More
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