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Sun, sand and a nice cold beer...!!

Spent a couple of days here this trip. Very clean, usually can get a sunbed and a nice cold beer... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Janine B
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Shropshire, United Kingdom
A day at the beach!

We really enjoyed our day here ! Lovely long clean beach! We swam and enjoyed the sun,then as... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2018
LorraineO4
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Murcia, Spain
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

Spent a couple of days here this trip. Very clean, usually can get a sunbed and a nice cold beer! What better way to waste a day than in the sun with a comfortable Sun lounger??!?

Thank Janine B
Reviewed 16 September 2018

We really enjoyed our day here ! Lovely long clean beach! We swam and enjoyed the sun,then as evening drew in we walked to a nearby urbanization where we dined in spend our at one of several restaurants ,just of Avenida de Carabassi! As this...More

Thank LorraineO4
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

We stayed in the Mont y Mar area of Gran Alacant and walked down a steep hill to the beach everyday for 2 weeks. Me and my four children absolutely loved it here. The walk was well worth it. We couldn’t fault this beach and...More

Thank 50susie
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

This is a great beach, water is warm, full of seaweed. The loungers are not cheap, €9 each and a cabana is €100 for the full day. If you go in the afternoon you'll get it for €70. We had a couple of great days....More

Thank Gary P
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

A real good feel about this place, lovely friendly staff and affordable food and drink, I love the place 😎

1  Thank alfie73
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Been spending time here since 2009. Love the place. Carabassi beach is fantastic. Nothing not to love about it. The Blue Monkey is very reasonably priced and the sea is perfect. Nice walk in either direction to los arenals or along past the exhibitionists/nudists.

1  Thank grazza555
Reviewed 11 July 2018

just back from 3 weeks in gran alacant we chose our rental property on the basis no car hire was necessary.let me assure you it is the few cafes and bars in monte y mar where we lived are a 10 min walk but everywhere...More

3  Thank liz m
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

We’ve been visiting this region for 14 years and visited many beaches. Over the past few years a lot of money has been spent on this beach with the car park now having easy access, then the long boardwalk to the beach. However the boardwalk...More

3  Thank Wayne D
Reviewed 6 July 2018

This beach is without doubt the best beach in the area. Nice clean water and a good stretch of sand. No cars allowed and not too many beach vendors. Waves tend to get higher during the day, so come early for a beautiful and quiet...More

1  Thank BrianFalk
Reviewed 16 June 2018

This is a lovely beach, with sand upon entering the sea. You can walk out a long way and still feel safe. A wooden walkway is an added bonus in making it accessible. Depending on the season, you will find beach loungers, cabana's and bars....More

1  Thank Lynne G
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