Few know that you can still enjoy the sea and the beach in the middle of December, without a swimsuit and winter shoes. The cool breeze on your face, and the soothing sound of the sea, with the peace of mind that you are in the perfect place, at the perfect time. Enjoying the coastal areas in low season, specifically over the December bank holiday, can be the same or more enjoyable than in the month of August.
The December bank holiday is approaching, and it's time to take a break from our daily stress and lives, all you need is a small amount of time searching for the best destination, real family holidays at affordable prices. If you have not yet chosen, you still have time, because you will not regret booking a stay in Benidorm, especially after what we are going to tell you.
Benidorm is a city with a thousand things to do, and suitable for couples, friends or families. The Spanish city of skyscrapers, is undoubtedly a wonderful place to discover on this December Bank Holiday. Escape to the sea a place where there is an abundance of activity throughout the year and take a break before Christmas, recharge your batteries before the rush when neither you, nor your work colleagues, can wait any longer to hang the “closed” sign, Christmas is coming!
But, why is Benidorm the best destination for a December break? For its diversity of activities, for the way of life, for its temperature, and a thousand other advantages that we will detail below.
1. Privileged Climate
The first of the advantages to enjoy is the weather. With an annual average of 20 degrees, the Alicante coast is among the warmest destinations to visit in Spain during the winter months, or in this case the last fall of autumn. Afternoons on the promenade or waking up with breakfast overlooking the sea, then go down to the beach and take a long walk along the shore, with wet feet and shirt sleeves is undoubtedly a fabulous and relaxing feeling, which will charge your batteries, in the last month of the year.
2. The best leisure offer you can imagine
There is a constant buzz in the city. With an average population of 67.500 inhabitants, Benidorm is a great place, where you can enjoy good food and party at the same time. With the best leisure offers in the Mediterranean, such as the Benidorm Palace nightclub, Award for the Best night club in Europe 2012 by ACPETUR, fun is guaranteed with great theatrical shows, musicals, monologues and alternative theatre. A wide range of possibilities, which makes this December break a must, a fantastic night out to end a long weekend of relaxation. In addition, by booking directly a stay on our website for a minimum of 3 nights you can get a free ticket!
3. Enjoy golf by the Mediterranean
Another activity that you should not miss, if you enjoy golf, is a visit to one of the golf courses that surround this city in the province of Alicante. Located in close proximity to Benidorm we find clubs such as Las Rejas, a 9-hole 3-hole golf course, located in Benidorm's Poniente Beach area set in privileged surroundings, not far from the city centre, and just over 1.000 metres from the Beach. It is the ideal place to start practicing golf and perfect for experienced players that wish to improve their short game. Enjoy the December sun while you practice your favourite sport.
4. Diving in Benidorm over the December bank holiday
As we have already advanced, the weather in the province is extraordinary so if the currents allow it, diving during the December bank holiday can be an ideal alternative leisure plan for experts and adventurers. Benidorm is a city to enjoy the sea 365 days a year.
5. Visit the Chocolate factory
And we must not forget that, the city is a place for both children and adults. A few kilometres away is the neighboring city of Villajoyosa, where a visit to the famous chocolate factory will make your sweet childhood dreams come true, sugar, cocoa, sweet smells and lots of flavour. Treat the little ones this December bank holiday and let them imagine being part of the children’s movie Charlie and the chocolate factory in which chocolate plays a major role, along with the desire to eat as much chocolate as they can the children will learn all about the ancient art of chocolate making. And why it gives them energy.
6. Enjoy the best buffet restaurants with Servigroup
But, things don’t end there. After getting to know Benidorm and its fantastic surroundings, checking in at one of our hotels and enjoying dinner from its international buffet is the perfect option. Start by having a nice glass of wine, with your partner or family, and accompany it with delicious food, all local products from the area, sample the best flavours from the sea, while planning for Christmas that is just around the corner, we will make your stay extraordinary. and will satisfy even the most demanding of palates.
7. Parks and nature attractions around Benidorm
After enjoying your meal at any one of our hotels, planning activities for the next day with the little ones will not be complicated. Benidorm has a variety of theme parks where nature and fun activities come together in a perfect place. The little ones, and also parents can enjoy a day of nature in Terra Natura, with more than 300.000 square meters in which the 1.500 species of different animals can roam freely in semi-freedom. A nature park that does not close its doors during the cooler months, and for which, it is advisable to pre book tickets in advance, avoiding the long queues, and then arriving and finding the full sign, which is very possible during the December bank holiday, a real drama if you are travelling with children.
8. Enjoy the sunset
After a tiring day amongst elephants and giraffes it’s time to relax. Arrive at the hotel, take a warm shower and chill, then enjoy the sunset from your balcony with the family. Take some pictures and make lots of memories with your loved ones.
9. Bowling on Christmas holidays
To end the experience, whether you are enjoying a break with or without the children, why not try your hand at bowling it’s a perfect end to this December bank holiday, before Christmas pops its head around the corner. In the Levante area you will find a great arcade and bowling alley with fun games for everyone. Plenty of fun and competition which go hand in hand!
Relax, beach, good food, adventure days, tapas evenings and bowling nights, what more could you ask for? Choose Benidorm as your destination to enjoy the December bank holiday and you will not regret it. Book now in one of our hotels in Benidorm and you will enjoy an unforgettable experience by the Mediterranean Sea.
All Servigroup hotels in Benidorm are very well located, a few meters from the beach and with fast and very simple connections along the AP-7 main route.