Altea is situated in the province of Alicante, Spain, north of Alicante on the section of Mediterranean coast called the Costa Blanca. Altea has found a corner between the sea and the mountains, granting an almost symbolic image of the Costa Blanca. They may not be the sandy beaches of other parts of this coast, but they offer some fantastic views and secluded spots. The Cap Negret is north of Altea. The La Roda and the Cap Blanc are situated to the south. Along the yacht harbour are the beaches of Pueblo Mascarat.
Altea is famous for the landmark church of Nuestra Senora Del Consuelo or Virgen de Consuelo with its fantastic looking blue roof and its sandy beaches and rocky coves.This place is also known for its charming village, old magic, its whitewashed houses, once the fishing houses. Altea is identified as one of the most beautiful cities in the Costa Blanca and is well worth a visit if you want to avoid the mass tourism of holidays to the surrounding. Altea is protected on the north by the bluff of the Sierra de Bernia, creating an especially mild micro climate.
Altea is an exclusive place with an admirable Mediterranean Coast. Altea is situated a ten minute drive North of Benidorm, about 1 hour from Alicante and is one of the most beautiful and incredible towns of the Costa Blanca. Plan your perfect holiday to Altea with holiday facts and travel information including holiday pictures and travel tips from travelers, Houses luxury villas, apartments, plots. Good availability and great rates. Spain is the second biggest country in Western Europe after France, and the second most hilly after Switzerland. Take in mind that even a small province located in North Spain, Asturias, is known as the “Small Switzerland”, due to the similar landscapes of both countries.
Here are some recommendations for stays in Altea from our staff.
NOVA ALTEA -Nova Altea is a well established apartment complex with lovely gardens and a huge swimming pool, probably the biggest in Altea. It has a beautiful beachfront location, still it is only a few minutes stroll to the towns beach paseo with numerous of great restaurants as well as plenty of shops. The apartment is totally renovated october 2012 to a very high standard. The 15 sqm terrace offers a stunning view of the Mediterranean, the Albir mountain and the town of Altea. On the terrace you can enjoy the sun all day.
BAHIA BLANCA-Bahia Blanca is a new apartment complex, built to an extremely high standard, located on the beach at the idyllic Cap Negret, only a ten-minute walk from Altea town centre. The 35 square metre verandah offers magnificent views of the Mediterranean and park with a large swimming pool. The tasteful apartment is comfortably furnished and is equipped with everything you need for an unforgettable and luxurious holiday.