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Beautiful views

The view from the placa del castell was awesome it was very pretty seeing the Mediterranean Sea... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
possumlib
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Leeds, United Kingdom
ANOTHER FREE BENIDORM GEM!

We visited the Placa del Castell during our say in Benidorm in February. There are excellent views... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
bluebear1905
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St Helens, United Kingdom
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“old town” (113 reviews)
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Balcon del Mediterraneo, Benidorm, Spain
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"old town"
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"craft stalls"
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"levante and poniente beaches"
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"views are amazing"
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"lovely place"
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"overlooking the sea"
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"lovely area"
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"watch the world"
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"benidorm island"
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"beautiful church"
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"visit benidorm"
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"nice walk"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The view from the placa del castell was awesome it was very pretty seeing the Mediterranean Sea from the balcony

Thank possumlib
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the Placa del Castell during our say in Benidorm in February. There are excellent views from there across both beaches and if you enjoy taking pictures, then this is a real vantage point for getting beautiful photos of the Benidorm area. A castle...More

Thank bluebear1905
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stunning view of both beaches from here. A photo opportunity. There is a small, sandy hidden bay if you go down the steps towards Poniente Beach

Thank BritishJay
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Reviewed 1 week ago

lovely cafes,couple of bars...breathtaking views whilw having a coffee or have dinner at night and look out at the moonlight on the water or the other way the bright lights of benidorm...

Thank dinalli
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

service was good.and at a good price.nice plase to sit with a drink and watch the world go by.better when the sun is shining.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place to visit and sit watch the world go by enjoying a drink Music being played on the Pipes adds to the enjoyment

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although it was the end of January we still paid a visit to the Castell, as it was a Sunday morning most of Benidorm appeared to have the same idea and both the Castell itself and the nearby Castell bar were both extremely busy. Street...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are also a number of bars, restaurants, and shops nearby as well as the Mal Paz beach, which is ideal for families with young children, as it is a smaller area, where they can be seen, no matter where they are.

1  Thank elmabirchall
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you go to Benidorm you have to go here, up a very steep hill but worth the effort,visit the beautiful church while your there, afterwards drop down go a beautiful secluded beach.

1  Thank dinkyjones
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful sight from benidorm so beautiful to look at from the beach so I decided to take a slow walk to the old town took about 30-40 minutes but was very nice weather and lovely walk . Plenty of bars and shops along the...More

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Pooja P
14 June 2017|
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Response from mrsbenidorm | Reviewed this property |
Also in the old town great for children to see there are lots of pigeons what they can feed its like feed the birds think it on mary poppins it great
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sandraY8528GG
29 June 2016|
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Response from Stephen H | Reviewed this property |
The Placa del Castell The two main beaches are divided by the headland where the castle once stood. A fort stood here until 1812 when the British and Spanish troops blew it up whilst expelling the French. Here you will find... More
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Chluck
9 February 2016|
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Response from Trevor L | Reviewed this property |
Unless it's an electric wheelchair it would be a hard slog for the last 50 yards or so as the streets are quite steep from that point, plus the roads/pavements are not tarmac but it would be possible. If you used a taxi... More
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