If you’re looking for a typical Spanish town in a gorgeous location, look no further than Altea, Spain. Altea, with its traditional Spanish town and beautiful ocean front, is one of Spain’s most popular Costa Blanca tourist destinations. Home to some of the area’s best hotels, visitors love staying in Altea as not only do they experience Altea’s typical Spanish lifestyle, they also stay at a superbly comfortable hotel with all the amenities and excellent guest service. Altea has a number of wonderful hotels, but these three are some of the best.
Hotel Tossal d’Altea – One of the most stunningly beautiful hotels in Altea and one of the top hotels in town, the Hotel Tossal d’Altea is built on the site of a traditional olive oil mill. It’s a smaller hotel with only 22 guest rooms, which means you also get the personalized service often missing in larger Altea hotels.
At the Hotel Tossal d’Altea, each guest room has air conditioning and heating, an en suite bath with both shower and tub, toiletries, TV with satellite, hairdryer, a mini bar, in-room safe and a private balcony. Each room also has complimentary internet access, which is not always a feature in most other Altea hotels.
The hotel itself has an outdoor swimming pool, a sauna and a fitness center, and meals are taken in a lovely traditional-style restaurant. The hotel also has a bar area, or you can enjoy drinks on a gorgeous tiled patio.
For under 100 euros ($1.38) a night, the Hotel Tossal d’Altea is luxury at an extremely reasonable price.
You’ll find the hotel at Partida Plà Del Castell, 96, 03590 Altea, just a short walk from the town center.
La Serena – A small boutique hotel situated in Altea’s Old Town and just a short walk from the ocean and promenade, La Serena has just 10 guest rooms and is known for its extremely friendly service.
Each guest room features heating and air conditioning, an en suite bath with bathrobe and slippers, TV with satellite, DVD player and CD player, hairdryer, in-room safe, a work desk and wake up service. Free internet service is included in all rooms.
The hotel La Serena has a gorgeous restaurant and bar, a small outdoor swimming pool and a Turkish bath, laundry service and private parking for a small extra daily fee.
La Serena is located at Alba, 10, 03590 Altea, just steps away from the town’s shopping areas, restaurants and cafes.
Hotel Cap Negret – Just a few minutes walk from Altea’s town center, the Hotel Cap Negret is located right on the beach with beautiful views out over Altea and to Albir
At the Hotel Cap Negret, each guest room features air conditioning and heating, an en suite bath, refrigerator, flat screen TV with satellite, a work desk and a private balcony, many overlooking the ocean. Free Wi-F and breakfast is also included in the room rate.
Breakfast, lunch and dinner are served buffet style in the hotel’s large dining room and include both Spanish and European dishes. There’s a bar and nightly entertainment.
The hotel offers babysitting services, a laundry, play area for the kids, a games room, ping pong, a library and will make you a packed lunch if you’re off exploring the area for the day.
You’ll find the Hotel Cap Negret at Cn-332 Alicante-Valencia Km 159, 03590 Altea.
Photo – One of the beautiful bedrooms at the Hotel Tossal d’Altea