For those looking for a bit of summer – or winter – sun, jetting off to Spain can be a low cost and easy option. With their destination only a few short hours of plane ride away, British travellers are more than ever spoilt for choice for cheap all inclusive holidays to Spain.
Spain is a popular choice due to its stunning beaches, every year millions of Brits and other Europeans line the miles of white sand to take in some rays and relax by the sea. So what are the best beaches in Spain for the ideal sun seeker break?
The Playa de Ses Illetes in Formentera in the Balearic Islands has consistently been voted by travellers as the top beach destination for cheap all inclusive holidays to Spain. The beach boasts endless sea, fine sand and spectacular views. Travellers to the area can also view Ibiza on the horizon and enjoy the fancy beach stalls that they won’t find elsewhere.
Travellers to Playa de Ses Illetes are advised that it is best to visit off-season due to its popularity with tourists, but that the crystal clear turquoise waters make this an ideal year-round destination nonetheless. Ferries run regularly to and from Ibiza meaning holidaymakers can enjoy two islands as part of their trip.
Close by is the Cala Comte beach in Ibiza town. This particular beach is a tourist favourite due to clear blue water, soft sand and opportunities for snorkelling and observing aquatic life. It is best to book cheap all inclusive holidays to Spain’s Cala Comte from March to October for the best weather and beach experience.
Playa de Las Canteras is another popular destination for those reserving cheap all inclusive holidays to Spain and is situated in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. The second longest city beach in the world, this area is extremely popular with surfers due to the quality and size of waves.
Although not the sunniest beach in Spain, Playa de Las Canteras is still a great option for snorkelling and sunbathing, and is in easy reach of hotels, quality restaurants and lively bars. Visitors have also praised the beach’s cleanliness and safety for swimming, making it an ideal option for children.
For anyone looking for cheap all inclusive holidays to Spain, Playa de Bolonia near Tarifa has been noted as being one of the best beaches in Europe. Notable for its pristine sands and clear waters, the beach is very spacious and is not as crowded as other popular Spanish beaches.
Playa de Bolonia is also appreciated for being overlooked by the Roman ruins of Baelo Claudia and an enormous sand dune providing stunning views and an excursion for those interested in history and culture. The best time to book your cheap all inclusive holidays to Spain’s Playa de Bolonia is from April to October for perfect weather conditions.
Playa de Las Catedrales near Ribadeo is another beach notable for its beauty. With the ideal time to visit being in the months of July and August, travellers can enjoy some of the most dramatic rock formations in Europe as well as clean waters and waterfalls. In addition to stunning scenery, visitors can relax on the beach and explore beautiful caves.
With amenities only open during the summer months for tourists, visitors to Playa de Las Catedrales are advised to inform themselves on the tides before visiting and take their own drinks and snacks. This beach is the most scenic option for anyone booking cheap all inclusive holidays to Spain.
There are many stunning Spanish beaches to relax on, but the few listed above have been consistently listed as some as the top spots to visit. Check to make sure that your cheap all inclusive holidays to Spain factor in time to visit at least one of these idyllic locations to make the most of your trip.