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Altea

Idyllic Village North of Alicante

Altea is without doubt one of the most charming towns to be found on the Costa Blanca. Located in the region of Alicante it enjoys a privileged location and an excellent mild climate, with an average year round temperature of 18 to 20°C. Altea consists of a new and an old neighbourhood. The old part of town is perched on a hilltop where you will find breath-taking views, especially at night when peeking over the illuminated town whilst enjoying a romantic dinner in one of the many cosy restaurants. The beautiful blue-and-white tiled church dome that proudly peaks out among the glistening white houses in Altea’s old town has become an icon of the Costa Blanca.




A Picturesque Town Surrounded by Nature

Altea is a cosy picturesque town, and a holiday haven for the more discerning tourists who will be captivated by its medieval cobbled streets, its picture book old quarter and the delights of its palm-fringed seafront promenade. Although Altea is just 10 kilometres from Benidorm it is a world apart in terms of its beauty, culture and visitors. It’s more quiet and cosy setting appeals to those seeking a tranquil holiday amid the beautiful scenery.




Diversity in the Area

For those seeking a more energetic diversity the nearby Benidorm offers a wide range of bars, beaches and also ferry rides to the Balearics from nearby Denia. Whether you are looking for a luxurious experience, lively nightlife or just peace, quiet and cool summer nights, Altea will captivate you with its charm and diversity.




The name Altea derives from the Moors who conquered the region and named it Althaya, meaning “health to all”.

Nice to Knows

  • Alicante Airport 60 km away
  • Altea market every Tuesday
  • Hiking and biking in surrounding area
  • Trenet de la Marina: coastal trip in train
  • 11 km from the bustling city of Benidorm
  • Many unique Handcraft Shops

Interesting Links

Other Places

Costa Blanca

Costa Blanca

Is a 200 km. long stretch of coastline on the southeastern coast of Spain reaching from Denia to San Pedro in the south. The unforgettable coastal villages, beaches, coves, palm groves and beautiful mountain ranges makes you keep the Costa Blanca on your Bucket list. With more than 300 days of sunshine per year and an average annual temperature of 17 °C the climate is recognized as one of the best in the world by the World Health Organization. There are three well served airports with incoming flights worldwide, Valencia, Alicante and Murcia. The variety that this beautiful coastal region has to offer makes the Costa Blanca one of the most popular destinations for people buying their perfect dream home abroad.

Alicante

Alicante

Alicante also known as the “City of Light", is a city of contrast. As the capital of the province of Alicante it offers a rich cultural heritage. Known for its historic port that is overshadowed by the medieval Castle of Santa Barbara this city has so much more to offer… Once you set foot in el Barrio de Santa Cruz in the old town (Casco Antiguo) and stroll through the lively narrow streets with quality boutiques, cosy bars and restaurants you understand why Alicante is such an attractive place to be. Apart from its privileged climate, wonderful beaches, and easygoing atmosphere, it offers all the advantages of a major city: shopping, fascinating award-winning museums and a vibrant nightlife.

La Marina

La Marina

La Marina is ideally located just a 25-minute drive to Alicante airport and a 5-minute drive down to the best beach on the Costa Blanca with its long blue-flag award-winning sandy beach stretching for miles. This small charming fishing town, split in the old beach area and the new residential area inland will seduce you with its surrounding pinewoods, offering you all services and amenities, making it a great vacation location to go and relax.

Guardamar del Segura

Guardamar del Segura

Located only 30 minutes’ drive from Alicante Airport, Guardamar Del Segura is much more than goldy sand beaches stretching as far as the eye can see. It has the privilege of enjoying the warmest sea waters in Spain and its 7 beaches of high ecological value, summing up to 10 km shoreline, is by far one of the most beautiful and unique environments by the sea with the coastal pinewoods, eucalyptus, cypresses and palm trees.

Quesada

Quesada

Quesada, a town on the south of the Costa Blanca is located just 30 km. from Alicante Airport. Settled in the 1970’s and since then has become one of the most exclusive areas only 5 km. distance from the famous award-winning blue flag beaches of Guardamar. Quesada is a neat residential area with nice landscaped features, stunning views of the Murcian mountain backdrops, surrounded by a countryside of orange & lemon groves just beside the Lagoon and the famous salt lakes of Torrevieja.

Location

Properties in the Area

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