All of the major factors you should look for in a great Alicante beach holiday are offered by our beautiful Carabassi beach here in Gran Alacant!
Some beaches in Spain can be very commercial, like Benidorm, and some can be full of pebbles, but our beautiful Carabassi beach here in Gran Alacant is miles and miles of golden sand, sand dunes and pine trees, but it also has the essential facilities too, so you really do get the best of both worlds!
1. SAFE BATHING
The gradual sloping sands of the Carabassi beach offer some of the safest bathing in the Alicante area.
2. LIFEGUARDS / FLAG WARNINGS
These are essential for family friendly beaches and help to ensure everyones safety, particularly children! The Carabassi beach in Gran Alacant has both.
3. BLUE FLAG QUALITY ASSURANCE
Our Carabassi beach in Gran Alacant has continuously been awarded the coveted Blue Flag Award since 2010, which means it complies with 32 criteria including water quality, services on offer, safety and the environmental management of the beach.
4. SHOWER AND TOILET FACILITIES
Whilst the Carabassi beach is renowned for being unspoilt and uncommercialised, these facilities are essential, but often forgotten about until needed. The Carabassi beach in Gran Alacant has foot showers and toilets available for your comfort.
5. EATING AND DRINKING FACILITIES
If you do not want to take a picnic to the beach, unlike the locals(!), then there are a good variety of beach and snack bars on the Carabassi beach serving sandwiches, paellas and drinks.
6. WATER SPORTS
Some visitors to the Carabassi beach just want to lie on a sunbed, soaking up the warm rays and read a book, whilst others prefer a more active day on the beach. The Carabassi beach really does have something for everyone. The local Parres Centre has courses as well as wind surfers, pedalos, kite surfers and kayaks for rent.
7. SPORTS AREAS
In addition, the Carabassi beach has volleyball nets, which is great fun and you will soon make friends with other players.
8. WARM WATER
Being on the Mediterranean coast, the Carabassi beach has remarkably warm waters, which stay warm through into October.
9. BEACH EQUIPMENT
Beach umbrellas and sun loungers can also be rented for the day at reasonable cost on the Carabassi beach.
10. EVENING ENTERTAINMENT
And if that was not enough, the Carabassi beach comes alive at night with numerous chringuitos (or beach bars) playing music with drinking and dancing until dawn!
So, the Carabassi beach in Gran Alacant can offer something for everybody and is easily accessible from any of Alicante Holiday Villas properties - why not come and visit us (and the Carabassi beach!) soon?