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clean and lots of shops

nothing better than a clean promenade with a lot of different shops and restaurants, there are... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Brian T
Bodmin, United Kingdom
Best beach in the Costa blanca!

Love this beach it's fantastic with golden sand from the Parador round to the headland. We have... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Platja de l'Arenal, Javea, Spain
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Reviewed 3 days ago

nothing better than a clean promenade with a lot of different shops and restaurants, there are plenty of choices for restaurants and bars, its idea for families and there is acctually a place to hire unusual bikes and hooverboards so you can have the kids...More

Thank Brian T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love this beach it's fantastic with golden sand from the Parador round to the headland. We have been using this beach for 35 years. The promenade is fabulous surrounded by great restaurants and bars and great for children as there is no traffic. I don't...More

Thank Ahora48
Reviewed 1 week ago

Attractive promenade with lots of bars and restaurants. Pavings were renewed a few years back which has improved the look massively. Some car parking but usually very busy.

Thank almyridafan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A good beach with all the facilites on the premenade. Lots of shops and restuarants. Ideal for the whole family.

Thank ArthDrwg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Considering the popularity of this beach it is delightful to see how well kept it is. It is a tiled promenade beside the Arenal beach. The who area is child and wheel chair friendly. There are exercise areas for kids and a range of sports...More

Thank Ann R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Whilst visiting Xàbia on business, I stayed near Arenal beach. The beach itself is very clean, the sand is lovely and the views good. The promenade is lined with a variety of shops, cafes and restaurants. It was a very pleasant place to stroll by...More

Thank CDL2264
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very pleasant promenade, clean and flat, super views across the bay. fairly easy to find parking in the vicinity, although you might have to motor around a bit. Vast choice of eateries, catering to all tastes. fair number of shops, most of the kind you...More

Thank blackmi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is everything. Tacky yet elegant. Expensive yet cheap. Loud yet quiet. You love it or you hate it. But it's just so brilliant. Good and bad restaurants. Choose wisely. Night clubs, beach, bars, shops... day or night. Go and experience it yourself.

Thank TandTravel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In the evening it was a great place to walk and just chill. There is plenty of seating without having to go into a bar or restaurant . The shops stayed open until about 10pm and there was plenty of different cuisines to choose from...More

Thank Sharon B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here in September the weather was great the beach was cleaned every morning and it was packed with sun bathers great location had a great time

Thank catherinewatters2016
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18 July 2015|
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Response from Pamela H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, only ever visited by car. Could be worth checking Beniconnect who provide transport to airport and other services?
17 July 2015|
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Response from Gunner1886 | Reviewed this property |
There is a Thomas the Tank Engine style road train that runs between the two. It has a lift at the rear carriage for wheelchair users. It stops at the Arenal Beach near the Masymas Supermarket and runs to close to the... More

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