The best beaches in Valencia: discover them and take a good dip this summer

best beaches in valencia

Valencia is a city internationally renowned for its cultural activity and its gastronomy. Considered by many as one of the best cities in Spain to live in, it is also widely acclaimed for its coastal and Mediterranean soul. Stay with us and discover the best beaches around Valencia.

Sun and sea baths, the smell of salt and a blue sky you will never forget... If you visit the Valencian coast you will remember it forever. Without a doubt, it is the perfect setting to escape and enjoy a few days of disconnection from routine. Besides, its busy nightlife makes it the perfect destination for large groups that look for a place to relax with a wide range of leisure activities. Here we offer you a complete selection of the best days to spend in good weather in 2024, whether alone, with your family or as a couple.

What are the best beaches in the city of Valencia?

The city and its good weather make it easy to access all these wonderful beaches. If you love the sea and its possibilities, you can not leave without getting to know the best beaches of Valencia capital. And if you are staying in the city center, you can step on sand without leaving town!

We also recommend you to go to a local Beach Club and enjoy a sunset or have something to eat.

1- Las Arenas, La Malvarrosa and Cabanyal

Getting to these fine sandy beaches is really easy. You can go for a walk and find all kinds of services for a perfect day. Plus, you will be able to enjoy water sports.  If you are travelling to Valencia with your family, this is one of the best summer plans to do with children.

2- La Patacona

This beach belongs to Alboraya, a village which is very close to Valencia.

In fact, if you go to La Malvarrosa Beach, it won't take you long to get there from the city. If you don't have a vehicle, you can arrive by bus or underground easily.

Beaches around Valencia

Valencia has lots of kilometers of beach. Are you looking to get away from the city? Take a look at these proposals. You will find wild, natural sceneries in which to relax very close to the city center.

3- Saler Beach, La Garrofera and La Devesa 

About 10 kilometres from Valencia, near the renowned Albufera Park, the best beaches in Valencia are waiting for you. Natural dunes and autochthonous vegetation are the surroundings of a scenery of sea, sky and sand. Do you dare discover them?

4- Beach Racó de la Mar 

A quiet place where you can relax and feel its fine sand.

This beach has received many awards and the City Hall of Sagunto protects it properly so that tourists can enjoy it to the fullest.

If you practice water sports, you will find materials and courses at your disposal in the southern side of the marina.

5- Recatí-Perellonet Beach 

Enjoy a paella by the beach, next to the sand and take a swim in the Mediterranean Sea with the sunset. What else could you ask for?

This beach, also in the Albufera, is located in a residential complex where you will find tasty local food.

Ideal beaches for couples in Valencia 

Are you looking for a plan in Valencia 100% recommended for couples? We suggest that you spend a day getting to know the Valencian coast. Avoid the agglomerations of the most touristic beaches. There is nothing more romantic than watching the sunset in a natural setting, with the sound of the waves in the background.

6- Beach of L'Arbre del Gos

This one is very close to the natural spot of the Albufera, where you will find a not very crowded beach that gives an intimate and relaxing atmosphere. Its sand is fine and golden, so you can spend a fantastic morning or afternoon by the sea in a really paradisiacal environment!

It has the blue flag and it can be accessed through its bicycle lane or by bus. If you bring your own car, no problem, this beach has a large car park for visitors!

7- La Torreta Beach - Santa Elvira 

A beach with sand and rocks, which is located in the charismatic coastal village of El Puig. Just 14 kilometres away from Valencia, you can enjoy the sea with your partner and then walk together through the charming, historic streets of this place.

8- Alboraya Beach 

We highly recommend that you take a swim on this beach if you visit the charming village that gives it its name. Besides, there is not a better way to take a break than having a drink while you watch the sunset.

Now that you know more about the best beaches in Valencia Spain, leave your apartment in HQ Rooms with your bathing suit on. You can walk barefoot on the sand and create new memories in salt water. Enjoy the summer.

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