10 Best Beach Resorts Near Alicante Airport
Flying into Alicante Airport? You will have already done your fair share of travelling, so here are some of the best seaside towns near Alicante Airport.
1. Santa Pola
12 minute drive from Alicante Airport
See our apartments in Santa Pola
Santa Pola is a small fishing port turned family-friendly resort. Only a 12-minute drive from the airport, you can hop straight off the plane and onto the soft sands of Gran Playa.
16 minute drive from Alicante Airport
Naturally, the seaside city that shares the same name as its resident airport is also nearby. Alicante has rightfully earned its place as one of Spain's most popular resorts for sunny beach breaks with a buzzy vibe.
17 minute drive from Alicante Airport
See our villas and apartments in Elche
Elche is a city best known for its lush UNESCO protected palm groves. Enjoy the sway of the breeze in the trees as you try to take in all 200,000 of them - yes, you read that correctly! Elche is a short drive from the airport and a very pleasant day trip from Los Arenales de Sol beach.
34 minute drive from Alicante Airport
See our villas in Rojales
Rojales is a charming place that offers a glimpse of life in a rural Valencian village. Hop in a taxi from Alicante Airport and you can be at your villa in Rojales in less than 40 minutes. After you've dropped off your bags, head to the fine sandy beaches of Guardamar, which are just a 20-minute drive away
35 minute drive from Alicante Airport
See our villas in Orihuela
Relax on the white sandy beaches of Orihuela Costa. Choose from 16km of award-winning coastline; our shoutouts go to blue-flag Playa Flamenca and La Zenia beach. The latter sits right near the region's main shopping centre which is worth noting if the relaxing gets too tiresome. All of this is reachable after just a 35-minute drive from Alicante Airport.
40 minute drive from Alicante Airport
See our apartments in Torrevieja
Torrevieja prides itself on being a modern seaside city centred around family holidays. It is a popular destination with Brits for its balmy temperatures and comforting home-from-home amenities - we see you, Irish pub! However, it is equally a favourite with Spanish locals for the rejuvenating saltwater lakes of Las Salinas de Torrevieja. Who knew a mudbath could be so easily accessible from Alicante Airport?
43 minute drive from Alicante Airport
See our apartments in Benidorm
Benidorm is known for its buzzing nightlife, great golf and second to none beaches. This lively, skyscraper peppered resort is home to a palm-fringed promenade, which you can explore for yourself after a 43 minute drive from the airport.
Want to know more? Take a look at the 5 Best Beaches In Benidorm
54 minute drive from Alicante Airport
See our villas in Calpe
Calpe is big on beaches and seafront bars. This high-rise destination offers an illuminated skyline at night, but make sure you check out the gorgeous cliff scenery in the day. Pitch up camp in under an hour from Alicante Airport.
1 hour 5 minute drive from Alicante Airport
See our villas in Denia
Denia is a longer drive from the airport, but well worth the trip. This quiet seaside spot offers a historic old town, vibrant marina and sweeping sandy landscapes to boot.
1 hour 11 minute drive from Alicante Airport
See our villas in Javea
Javea is a paradise built on sun, sea and shingle sands. The cove here is great for water activities like kayaking or scuba diving. Just an hour or so from Alicante Airport and you'll be able to dive in straight in. Interested? You might like to read our guide to the best things to do in Javea.
If you are thinking of flying to a different airport in Spain, you might be interested to read our advice on the 10 Best Beach Resorts Near Girona Airport or the Best Beach Resorts Near Barcelona Airport.
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|Resort near Alicante airport||Journey time by car|
|Santa PolaApartments in Santa Pola||12 minutes|
|Alicante;Villas and apartments in Alicante||16 minutes|
|ElcheVillas and apartments in Elche||17 minutes|
|RojalesVillas in Rojales||34 minutes|
|OrihuelaVillas in Orihuela||35 minutes|
|TorreviejaVillas in Torrevieja||40 minutes|
|BenidormApartments in Benidorm||43 minutes|
|CalpeVillas in Calpe||54 minutes|
|DeniaVillas in Denia||1 hour 5 mins|
|JaveaVillas in Javea||1 hour 11 minutes|