Albir is a small beach resort that is nestled in between Altea and Benidorm in the Costa Blanca region of Spain. Albir experiences more than 300 days of sunshine every year and has the enviable Mediterranean climate of hot summers and mild winters. There is plenty to do in this resort including a main promenade full of bars and restaurants, a few sandy beaches as well as a few markets to wander through.
Low-cost holidays to Albir are becoming increasingly popular with travellers from the UK and the region can be reached from most airports here. The resort of Albir itself is located around 45-minutes from Alicante airport. Make sure you check the Cheekytrip comparison site for more gorgeous Costa Blanca getaways like this one. Direct flights to Alicante usually take in the region of 3 hours, with direct flights from most regional airports in the UK.
Albir is a fairly popular destination all-year-round, especially with expats. The busiest tourist season is during the summer months where temperatures are at their hottest, the beach is sizzling and the whole resort is buzzing. However, it is also a popular resort during the spring and autumn months as temperatures are still very comfortable whereas they drop quite significantly in the UK.
Albir has a selection of great beaches in its vicinity but the main beach is called “Playa de Racó de l’Albir”. It is around six hundred metres in length, has soft sands, pleasant waters and offers a stunning view of the region’s Penon de Ifach. This blue-flag beach is also patrolled by lifeguards during the peak season and there are two play areas on the beach for children. When you aren’t at the beach, you will probably be spending a lot of your time along the main promenade - Paseo de las Estrellas. Here you will find a number of great bars, restaurants and other entertaining venues.
Albir has a very good selection of accommodation options as it is a tourist-focused resort. The most common way to stay in the area is in one of the budget hotels, most of which provide all-inclusive options too. Alternatively, there are some villas, apartments and more luxurious hotels on offer. The main promenade and the surrounding streets are the best places to go for eating and drinking. However, excellent places are dotted all over this lively resort.
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