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Chill out in Denia - Costa Blanca

An August 2004 trip to Denia by John Mulliner

Parque Denia Resort Photo, Denia, Spain More Photos
Quote: Denia is not just a tourist town -- it is a Spanish port with lots of great places, beaches and restaurants.

Chill out in Denia - Costa Blanca


Eating Out Photo, Denia, Spain
Catch a boat for an "around the coast" trip down in the harbour.

Buy the best seafood off the fishing boats.

Eat great pork, lamb or Piallas in local restaurants --Try " El Greco" in Denia-calle la mar tel;96 578 046 or Casa Exema 966 43 1249 also in the same street.

Quick Tips:

Best Way To Get Around:

A car is a must - very cheap all year round. But Denia is busy and very alive at night!! - try parking on the sea front area. there is a great "little train trip from denia to Alicante which stops at all the towns and resorts down to Alicante.

Parque Denia Resort Photo, Denia, Spain
Best Things Nearby:The Rotas Coastline, Denia Town, the BIG BIG beach, really clear clean water. Great walks nearby through the national Park of the Montgo Mountain -but its a four hour hike to the top!Best Things About the Resort:The pooland the views over the pool area to the ocean.The reception staff are very helpful and the resort bar is well stocked -prices are a bit steep though.Resort Experience:Parque Denia is not a luxury timeshare, but it’s very comfortable - the deluxe two-bed apartments are good with comfortable beds, two balconies- which give good shade in the hot weather and an excellent view over the Ocean-Watch the Boats and ferries come and g...Read More

Member Rating 3 out of 5 on August 27, 2004

Parque Denia Resort
Las Rotas -03700
Denia, Spain
0034 96 6420760

Les Marines Beach

Attraction | "Les Marinas"

Les Marines Beach Photo, Denia, Spain
Soft and golden sand - plenty of space - good restaurants along the beach.

The sea is very clean, with safety boats about and buoys to keep the speedboats away from the swimming area.

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on August 27, 2004

Les Marines Beach
Alicante, Spain 03700

About the Writer

John Mulliner

John Mulliner
Bournemouth, United Kingdom