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Placa del Castell

Balcon del Mediterraneo, Benidorm, Spain
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Great advantage point to look over the Benidorm coastline

A focal point in the old town of Benidorm. A stunning area and excellent look out point to view the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ralph R
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Bradford, United Kingdom
placa del castell

Been before it was good and its nice for honeymoon but hey i recommened going it has nice views of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Louise H
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Balcon del Mediterraneo, Benidorm, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A focal point in the old town of Benidorm. A stunning area and excellent look out point to view the main benidorm beaches and look over the coastline. There are often small market stalls set up here selling local and handmade produce that you may...More

Thank Ralph R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been before it was good and its nice for honeymoon but hey i recommened going it has nice views of benidorm

Thank Louise H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well worth a visit while you are in Benidorm. Lovely area and a nice steady uphill walk to location,

Thank Lazinspain
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The most amazing views are from here especially at sunset and I guess for sunrise but we never managed to get up early enough. Pretty area but was disappointed in the food at the cafe. There are also some market stalls selling trinkets and a...More

Thank Gina S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

had seen this in videos and pictures but had never been so this year we decided to take the walk from Playa de Levante. Stunning views up there, plenty of history and the steps down to the rounded area were worth it for the view,...More

Thank Andy H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We made the steep climb up to capture the views. Delightful reward for the effort of all those steps. You can see the main beaches of Benidorm from here , Doves island, the high rise hotels lend the mind to the New York skyline. Where...More

Thank LOBSTER64
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The two main features of Benidorm are divided by the headland where a castle once stood. A fort stood here until the early 1800’s when the British & Spanish troops blew it up whilst expelling the French. Placa Del Castell, with its beautiful balcony and...More

2  Thank Raymond S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It can get very hot during the day, but the view is well worth the effort. The stairway to the Balcon del Mediterraneo is even more picturesque than the sea. The place really comes to life at midnight, as the cool breeze, the good music...More

1  Thank Andy C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nothing exceptional in this place. Of course the views of the beach and the city are beautiful. This place lacks more places to sit down in a shade and enjoy the views.

Thank Laimonas L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice walk up the beach, and good for a picture stop but nothing special and a lot of steps so not good if you are unsteady on your feet.

Thank mcfc4tony
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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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