The coastal town of Villajoyosa is located in the province of Alicante, halfway between the city of Alicante and Benidorm. This town is characterised by wonderful beaches, picturesque architecture and fantastic gastronomy. If you are looking for hotels in Villajoyosa to spend your holidays do not miss this guide we have prepared for you.
One of the attractions that most attracts the arrival of tourists are the spectacular beaches and coves of Villajoyosa and the great variety that there are. The most famous are the following:
Playa del Centro beach. The longest beach in Villajoyosa, it is a blue flag beach with fine sand. It has a lively promenade, full of stalls and restaurants.
Racó Conill. It is a cove of turquoise waters with a small naturist beach of 160 metres.
Paraíso beach. It is more than a kilometre long and is not usually very crowded thanks to the fact that it is far from the town centre. It has several services such as beach umbrellas, sunbeds, footbaths and several beach bars in the surrounding area.
In addition to the beaches, in Villajoyosa there are several points of interest to complement your holiday. The old town has several museums such as "La Barbeta dels Aragonés", the Ethnographic and Archaeological Museum or the famous Valor Chocolate Factory and Museum, where you can enjoy a rich history and a tasting of the best chocolates of the brand.
In Villajoyosa there are certain places that are very important when it comes to understanding the town and the importance of its development, these places are: the central market, the fishing port and the fish market. These places full of history are the nerve centre of the town. In the area furthest from the town centre there are several historical buildings such as the watchtowers, the Creueta or the Roman monument of l'Almiserà.
The most popular festivals in Villajoyosa are: Easter, on this date there are several events and processions; Tears of Santa Maria, the feast of the Virgen del Carmen, Moors and Christians, among many others.
Within the province of Alicante there are several charming places where you can go on trips from the city of Villajoyosa. Some of these places are: the natural waterfalls of Fuentes del Algar, the island of Tabarca, the Caves of Canelobre or the surrounding mountains, ideal for hiking routes.
Apart from hiking, you can also practice various sports, especially where water is the protagonist. The beaches and coves are exceptional places where you can snorkel, paddle surf, enjoy a boat trip or a ride on a jet ski.
In terms of transport, the most comfortable way to get around Villajoyosa is on foot as the distances are not very long. To get around the surrounding area, the car and bus are good options due to the good connectivity between the nearby towns. If you are planning to come by plane, the nearest airport is Alicante airport, which is located in the centre of the town.
If you are convinced by all of the above, we recommend you to look for accommodation in hotels on the beachfront to make the most of your holiday. Especially in the Hotel Servigroup Montíboli, as it is located on a cliff between two beaches of Villajoyosa in a pleasant environment to relax and with spectacular views over the Mediterranean Sea.