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5 hotels in Benidorm for this Easter

Easter is almost upon us! 2014 Easter holidays are just around the corner and, if you have not yet chosen a destination or plan, it is time to get you act together and organise a getaway, even though you go next door.  This is the best time for getting ready for the summer, so it is not advisable to waste the opportunity of escaping a short time to the beach and practice any of our favourite mountain sports.

Our today’s proposal is dedicated to those procrastinators who want an easy, cheap and funny destination for spending 4 days of sun on the shore of the Mediterranean: here you have a short selection of hotels in Benidorm for this Easter. All of them offer average prices and varied services, for those travelling with family and for those wanting a getaway with friends or partner.  Read and choose yours.  See you in the beach!

Flamingo Playa Hotel

Flamingo Playa Hotel

The Benidorm hotel

To enjoy a luxury Easter with a good quality-price relation and comfortable services next to the Poniente beach, we suggest to you a 4 star rated hotel in Benidorm, a real experience in itself: Gran Hotel Balí, the highest hotel of Europe which, besides boasting incomparable views, has all kind of surprises: artificial lake, disco, vantage point terrace… An unique opportunity for resting in a room with the best views of Benidorm.

Belonging to the Bali Group, there are two options of cheaper hotels in Benidorm: Benidorm Centre Hotel, a 4 star rated accommodation just 10 minutes away from the old quarter of Benidorm for all types of travellers; Cabana Hotel, in Poniente beach.  This last one is very recommended if you travel with family or if you want a bit of peacefulness.

Views of L’Aigüera Park

If you want to stay in a hotel in the centre of Benidorm, you will find just some metres walk from the city hall the Prince Park, a 3 star rated accommodation in L’Aigüera Park with a good quality-price relation: triple rooms. swimming pool, entertaining, car park, cuisine… We have chosen it because it is a refurbished hotel, with modern and functional design and spacious rooms, although its strong point is the excellent location.

Adults Only Easter

If you have been thinking of taking advantage of the Easter to take a breather and leave the children with the grandparents, looking for an Adults Only hotel in Benidorm is an option you should take into account.  Usually, they are more stylish hotels for a bit higher price, but, in truth, it is worth it: spa, gourmet cuisine, Adults Only entertainment, quiet atmosphere, comfortable suites with hydromassage bath… Everything just one step from the beach. One of the hotels in Benidorm that meets these criteria is the Mónaco Beach & Spa, belonging to the Sandos chain.  Now it has several on-line offers giving you the possibility of booking with discounts: for golfers or long stays, ideal if you are fortunate and can prolong the Easter.

Bristol Benidorm Hotel

Bristol Benidorm Hotel

Holidays at the best price

For tight budgets, we have chosen one of the classics of the hotel offer in Levante beach: Marconfort Flamingo Playa, an All Inclusive aparthotel in Benidorm, very appreciated by travellers thanks to its price, kind staff, peacefulness and apartments especially designed for families.  Despite being a 2 star aparthotel, it offers interesting services such as swimming pool, solarium terrace and free wifi in the common areas of the accommodation.

Hotel in the centre of Benidorm

Among all the hotels included in this small list, the Bristol Park Hotel is the closest to the old quarter of the city.  It is an 3 star accommodation in Benidorm, economical and very comfortable.  Its main strengths are price (from 20 euros booking more than 10 nights) and its services: swimming pool, solarium, restaurant, bar, playground and free wifi.

Europe’s highest hotel

¿Which is the Europe’s highest hotel and where is located?  This trivial question has an answer that will, surely, surprise many, since the highest hotel in the European continent is the Bali Gran Hotel, a 4 star rated hotel in Benidorm, with around 100 feet high, located next to the Poniente beach.

It is not entirely strange since Benidorm is one of the European cities having a really characteristic skyline: if you look from the sea at the coast, you will see dozens of giants appearing in front of the beaches and boasting thousand of shapes and colours. Among them, 22 emblematic buildings of the city, authentic monuments of a ripe destination that has marked a milestone in the Spanish Mediterranean.

The highest hotel in Europe

The highest hotel in Europe

The Bali Gran Hotel is one of those historic buildings. Well-known all over the world as the highest residential building of Europe, it is the flagship of the Bali Group hotel chain, offering a viewpoint just a few steps from La Cala beach, in the Poniente area of the Costa Blanca Capital.

Visiting this great flat roof is one of the essential experiences in Benidorm, since the panorama from its 524 feet shows the true history of this sun and beach city. The Bali Gran Hotel viewpoint  is on the 45th floor, access is for a fee:  guests (1 Euros) and general public (5 Euros). In the Empire State Building style.

Views of the Benidorm city and mountains surrounding it make worthwhile paying this admission: from the high you can watch the great Puig de Campana and the mountain range protecting Benidorm, Serra Gelada, Serra Grossa, Serra Cortina and Serra Bernia. Besides, access is by a panoramic lift, allowing you to see in only one minute the entire orography of the city.

Modern, with luxury suites with views to the Poniente beach and an interior artificial lake, the great Bali Hotel is one of the establishments that can be considered an attraction in itself, a place to live a different holiday experience that does not depends on the destination.  In total, building takes up around 645,000 sq ft and took 14 years to be completely built.  Designed by the architect Antonio Escario, its big spaces are usually scene of the great global  events and sports competitions.