Here we have listed the beaches on the Costa Blanca. From north to south, starting in Alicante up to Pilar de la Horadada:
Playa San Juan
Fine and white sand as far as the eye can see. Often blows here on this beach a slightly stronger wind. Even if one is a little busier, it is right here. Water sports equipment, such as jet skiing or Flyboard, offered on the beach for rent, as there are many bars (chiringuitos) and takeaways. This beautiful and long beach offers many activities such as beach volleyball, kite surfing and a children's playground.
Playa San Juan
Fine and white sand as far as the eye can see. Often blows here on this beach a slightly stronger wind. Even if one is a little busier, it is right here. Sport is important here! Joggers and fitness enthusiasts as far as the eye can see. Water sports equipment, such as jet skiing or flyboarding, offered on the beach for rent, as there are many bars (chiringuitos) and takeaways. This beautiful and long beach offers many activities such as beach volleyball, kite surfing and a children's playground. The long and beautiful developed promenade invites for jogging or strolling.
At this semi-urban beach one finds bright fine sand. It is very wide and well maintained also the water is perfect for diving. The approximately 400 meters long and lively beach was planted with palm trees. There is a small children's playground and fitness equipment, and water sports equipment can be rented here locally. You see remains of a historic harbor at the end of the beach. Just in the middle of the city and in the next moment with your feet in the sand...
The beach is fine and golden and almost a kilometer long. This stretch of coastline is also always well attended; during the summer months you can borrow here umbrellas and chairs. The beautiful beach promenade with restaurants, bars and small shops, invites you to stroll and linger. The promenade is well developed and paved also is it designed for wheelchairs. Facilities like a beach volleyball court and a children's playground make the beach very child friendly. Moreover, one can in the nearby port rent boats and book trips. The water falls from here slowly flat.
The calmer "Playa Saladar" convinces with its natural surroundings. It is a beautiful natural beach, far away from the city and many homes. Few houses in the background and a length of approximately 1.5 kilometers of white sand, make bathing here a pleasure for the whole family. This beach is huge in size characterized by its extension, and you can there really enjoy peace and relax. The bank does not have steep inclines, and whoever considers that there is too much wind, can find shelter in the dunes at the northern end.
Playa de l’Altet
The approximately two kilometer long, surrounding dunes beach is very popular. Especially nature lovers will come at their expense, because there is little development. The shore falls here very slow and shallow, some kiosks and snack bars are located throughout the beach. This beach is awarded the "Blue Flag" - an award for a particularly clean beach and clean water. What this beach best describes: White and fine sand as far as the eye can see.
Playa Arenales del Sol
The beach of Arenal It is bordered by dunes before it is adjacent to the city. When the wind gets, they offer a natural protection. With only less crowded this beach is quieter and therefore also suitable for those seeking relaxation. There are dunes, hiking trails and a long beach of fine and white sand. The Wind, moderate swell makes surfing here a popular water sports.
Playa La Marina
The rural beach was the "Blue Flag", awarded for particularly clean water. More than a kilometer stretches of pristine beach, with its fine golden sand. The crystal clear sea and nature play the leading role; there are not Chiringuitos here. The beach is considered one of the quieter of the Costa Blanca. Here you can enjoy the sun in peace, the crystal clear water and the silence.
Les Pesqueres/El Rebollo
Also the beach "Les Pesques" and "El Rebollo" are attributable to the rather quieter coastline of Costa Blanca. Golden sand, covered over one kilometer shore, invites you to relax and unwind. Many water sports are available here. You should definitely inquire about dangerous currents locally. The well-maintained paths through the sand dunes invite to relaxing walks.
On this beach you can, at a secluded spot in the dunes, which are interspersed by pine trees, sunbathe in peace. It extends about two kilometers long and is suitable for long walks on the beach, from where you can also bring one or other shellfish. Swimming and bathing, in clear, the "Blue Flag" water. Here one should, however, take a picnic, because there is nothing further here.
Calas Santa Pola del Este/Varadero
From the beach, which is very sheltered from the wind by the surrounding hills, you have a fantastic view of the island "La Tabarca". The beach is surrounded by a beautiful waterfront; Playa Varadero and Playa Llevant are connected. The crystal clear water is regularly awarded with a "Blue Flag".
On and in the water of the "Playa Levante", which stretches over approximately half a kilometer, water sports such as wind, kite surfing and sailing are (also catamaran) very popular. The area planted with palm trees sandy beach is through hill very protected, so sunbathers find here what they are looking for. The beach has the usual service facilities and has disabled access.
Playas de Santiago de Barnebeu
This lying in beach is especially suitable for sailors because there is a channel for boats to allow water, and Windsurfing is a popular sport here. The sand is fine and bright. With intermediate crowded it is more likely to be designated as a quiet beach.
The main beach of Santa Pola convinced like its neighboring beaches by the fine sand, which is dotted with palm trees. The shore, that is just flat, drops fairly harmless for non-swimmers. The beach in the center of Santa Pola is very popular, for those who like a lively beach, this is the right place. One can find bars and snack bars at around one kilometer long beach, so you can spend the whole day there. Sailing (also catamaran), diving and windsurfing in crystal clear water, are a great pleasure here. Also a playground accommodates this great beach.
The zoom extends to the far beach building makes it look very slim. Nevertheless, it is a hit with families because the fine-grained beach drops only flat into the water. Service facilities are available here and there are many water sports practiced for enjoyment. This beach is very popular among families with young children and also windsurfers.
Playa la Gola
Directly behind the very long beach with white fine sand begins the nature reserve park "Las Salinas". One can reach the water only on foot and many of the services offered elsewhere, such as bars or snack bars are unavailable here. Nevertheless, those who wish to spend an undisturbed day at the beach and want to enjoy the tranquility will feel good here. On the one hand the nature reserve with its salt lake, and just a few meters, on the other side, the long sandy beach and the Mediterranean.
Playa El Pinet
Natural park, pine forests, dunes and kilometer-long white sand beach - what more could you want? About three kilometers long stretches of beach whose sand cofounded the name of the Costa Blanca. For divers, it lends itself to the reef specially created to discover the variety of plants and animals in the crystal clear water. The beach has places where you can enjoy all to nature.
Els Tossals/Los Tusales
The wonderful quality of the sand and the infinite length of this beach can make here that all hearts beat faster. Not only the peace to many other beaches on the Costa Blanca make it so attractive; in the coated vegetation dunes can be found, in any case, an undisturbed place. A dip in the turquoise water that is created by the bright color of fine sand is a must. This beach is very natural, free of public service facilities and far away from the bustle of the city
Playa Els Vivers/ Los Viveros
Around two kilometers long is the open nature beach "Es Vivers". Reforested pine forests extend along the beach. Especially families may spend here a classic "beach holiday", because the water is not so deep. Sometimes in the stiff breeze you can wonderfully fly kites. When bathing, you should pay attention to dangerous currents. Public service facilities are not available here, so bring you something to eat and drink for a relaxing day at the sea.
The beach is, as its name suggests, near the center of Guardamar del Segura. The beach is surrounded by buildings; the water is still clear and has been awarded the "Blue Flag". Again, one must pay attention while swimming in dangerous currents. The beach is for people with reduced mobility by the beach promenade, where you will find restaurants, easily accessible. Even a children's playground has been thought of here. It is close to the center and ideal for the whole family.
This beach also impresses with its fine golden sand and is located near Guardamar del Segura. It is bordered by the buildings of the city and has a good infrastructure with bars, restaurants and small shops. The water has been awarded the "Blue Flag", but again, you can expect dangerous currents.
Playa del Campo
The barely visited beach is for those seeking relaxation an absolute must, but also families can feel at home here. The fine golden sand is ideal for sunbathing and relaxing. In the dunes, which are interspersed with pine, you can eat a picnic. Windsurfing is also possible here. Here you can enjoy the peace and nature.
Playa la Mata
It is a lively beach with a varied selection. One finds on the shore, numerous chiringuitos, restaurants, bars and shops. In the evening enjoy a stroll along the palm-lined beach promenade. In summer, sports competitions are held here. Many water sports can be practiced here. This beach is very wide and extends to the restaurants and bars; it is popular with young and old.
This cove is nestled in its namesake Cape, Cabo Cervera, very close to the city center of Torrevieja. Equipped with crystal clear water and additional service facilities, it's a beach where you can relax in peace.
On this sandy beach, the building reaches up close to the beach. It is very busy in the summer and offers a wide range of activities such as water sports rental. The beach leads particularly flat into the water and is marked with the "Blue Flag". In the summer months at the popular beach of Torrevieja, various festivals are held, such as the celebrations in honor of San Juan - large fires are lit at night here on the beach.
Playa El Cura
It is one of the area's most popular beaches, the Playa Del Cura. With its fine golden sand and blue water it attracts numerous tourists. Many festivals are celebrated here, as well as the festival in honor of San Juan. This is a great spectacle every year. Playgrounds, bars, restaurants, shops and water sports rentals line the streets. Not far from the center of Torrevieja relax and enjoy the sun.
Playa de los Náufragos
This beach with the largest recreational enjoys great popularity. There is a playground for the children; the adults can appreciate a large number of chiringuitos, the local beach bars.
Playa Punt Prima
This cove is more urban and has many service facilities. Bordered by a promenade and equipped with many small chiringuitos, is always something going on there. Many sailors can be seen here. At the chiringuitos, there are three pieces side by side, in the summer is a lot going on. Live music and even small concerts make up in the night for a lively atmosphere. Here you can nicely enjoy the sunset while having a great view of Torrevieja.
A great honor urban bay with fine white sand, surrounded by a beautiful beach promenade. Here you can find rest and take a dip in the crystal clear water.
La Zenia Beach
It is a very popular and large sandy beach. Directly at a restaurant adjacent with great views, equipped with a large beach bar and many water sports on offer, this beach offers something for young and old. In the bay there is a Chiringuito which is open throughout the year, because there is always something going on. This beach is very popular not only with tourists but also with locals.
Playa Cala Capitan
It is a beautiful sandy bay and a popular place for the whole family. This bay is special; it is almost divided by a huge rock on the beach. Here countless fish cavort from small to large in different colors and different styles. Therefore, for snorkelers and divers is a paradise. One can wonderfully dive to the rock and watch the spectacle below the water surface. However, caution is necessary; the currents can be particularly strong here!
Playa Cabo Roig
The urban beach has many service facilities. From a boardwalk surrounded, the 400 meter long beach is very popular. Sailing and windsurfing are water sports, which enjoy great popularity here. The restaurant above the small port, at the end of the bay, in addition to a great culinary selection offers an absolutely fantastic view of the sea and over the bay. At the beach bar in the bay, small live concerts are held, regularly on weekends, which are very popular, for both young and old.
Playa Dehesa Campoamor
The white sandy beach goes in the water on the rocky ground, which is ideal for diving. Other water sports that are practiced here are sailing and windsurfing. The semi-urban location makes it a popular beach which stretches as something more than half a kilometer. In the north of Dehesa Campoamor there are small rocky coves, whose clear water is suitable for diving. The red rocks jut into the water, right next to the fine and white beach, a beautiful sight.
Playa Mil Palmeras
In the summer months, it is one of the most popular beaches for sunbathing. The white sandy beach stretches out here about half a kilometer. It is always very busy. For the children, a playground was built; kiosks and food stalls make it possible to spend the whole day at the beach. At the Chiringuito is on weekend evenings always something going on and you can have a sociable ending with a Cerveza day.
Playa Jesuitas/Cala Rincon
The beach is about 700 meters long and rather quiet. Partly it is bordered by red rock walls. The sand is white and fine, so you can sunbathe comfortably and enjoy the blue shines on the water. There are only a few service facilities available. A natural beach, which is particularly popular with nature lovers. Here you can escape the fray.
The beach is bounded on one end by a marina. Here, the palm-lined promenade begins. Many bars, restaurants and water sports rental make staying on the beach comfortable. The bay is very popular and very lively in the summer months.
The beach is awarded the "Blue Flag" and it makes honor of the name Costa Blanca. It has a length of around 1.5 kilometers. The rather quiet beach makes it possible to relax largely undisturbed in the sun in the warm sand.
The nude beaches are to Torrevieja and the Costa Blanca rather sparse, since they are often a secret. Here we have a few naturist beaches listed (Playa nudistas) near Torrevieja on the Costa Blanca:
- Playa Brac del Port in Santa Pola
- Playa Los Tusalies in Guardamar
- Playa de EI Carabassi in Elche
- Playa El Pinet in Elche
- Playa de los Robellos in La Marina