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Beach close to town centre

Nice beach to visit in early September. Pebbles and Stones litter the beach although there are also... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Martlesham Heath, United Kingdom
Good beach

Good stretch of beach which is clean. There are plenty of bars and restaurant along the sea front... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Lynn M
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“lovely beach” (8 reviews)
“old town” (25 reviews)
“clean beach” (5 reviews)
Altea, Spain
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Nice beach to visit in early September. Pebbles and Stones litter the beach although there are also some patches of sand. Lifeguards were in daytime attendance. Childrens play area appeared well maintained. Offshore barrier ensures that the sea is nearly always calm. Water appears clean....More

Thank captainslow2014
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Good stretch of beach which is clean. There are plenty of bars and restaurant along the sea front. Can be busy during peak season and car parking may be a problem

Thank Lynn M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

lovely BEACH but pebbley/ stone. Need BEACH shoes . Water is clear and calm along the promenade part. Lovely prom with shops and restaurants leading all the way into the next resort ALBIR.Approx 45 min walk with no shade .

Thank lroberts8787
Reviewed 1 week ago

Large beach with lifeguards and childrens area for swimming and playing and restaurants and bars across the road

Thank Marxistmags
Reviewed 1 week ago

The beaches here don't have that white fine stuff that you like to have sifting between your toes but if you're looking for a quiet few hours then it's ok. The beaches are generally shallow and suffer with quite a lot of seaweed being washed...More

Thank Perry M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice walk on beach but it a cobblestone beach so more suited for adults nice walk up to town pint for E2.50 and small amount of snacks

Thank Matthew B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Nice to walk along the beach Here are plenty of good restaurants with tasty food and tapas along the beach There is a bike share system at several points of the beach

Thank Philippe L
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful pebble beach that gets deep just a few steps out. Not suitable for small children. Barely any waves.

Thank Sam S
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Great beach with great facilities, beach bars with incredible food. Great Tapas cold drinks. Reasonable prices. Kayaks, paddle boards, pedalos. snorkelling. There are plenty of beds and umbrellas to rent also. Parking beside Villa Gadea. NOTE THIS IS A STONE / PEBBLE BEACH. NO SAND....More

Thank Jimmy Q
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely pebble beach with good choice of restaurants cafes and bars. Recommend swimming shoes but really pleasant.

Thank Grant V
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11 October 2016|
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Response from Iain F | Reviewed this property |
not sure but would guess so :)
29 May 2016|
Response from 704reys | Reviewed this property |
Hello David, Regarding Altea beach and Cap Negret.They are digging and making a new beach in Altea boulevard ( as there was no beach before at that part) but, the re-look or construction is not reaching Cap Negret as what... More
18 May 2016|
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Response from Stella P | Reviewed this property |
Not sure when the work ends but it wasn't noisy whilst we watched them making the new marina.