Javea self catering holidays, Costa Blanca A coastal jewel with gorgeous beaches and steeped in history

Self catering holidays in Javea - a lovely very popular seaside resort & market town sitting on the Costa Blanca in the region of Alicante and has been attracting tourists for generations. A fantastic destination for anytime of year but especially during the summer months.

Whilst a vibrant and modern cosmopolitan, Javea (Xàbia) retains its rich culture and history as can be seen in the old town with its magnificent buildings and architecture, the ancient walls that were built as a defence against pirates. The narrow cobbled streets are lined with boutiques, cafes and restaurants and is a magnet for tourists day and night.

The evenings are very lively especially around the beach front. The promenade is the hub of activity with restaurants, shops, tapas and beach bars open until the early hours.

At a glance...
Restaurants 30+
Beach clubs
Old town
Car recommended
Distance to beach Beach resort
Nearest airport Alicante (119km)
Nearest bus station Javea

Featured villas in Javea

The accommodation in and around Javea is of a very high standard. There is a wide choice of self catering holiday rentals including family villas and apartments to rent either on the beach or set back near Javea's beautiful old town. Many holiday rentals are within walking distance to the centre, where there is a large selection of bars, restaurants and shops.

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Things to see & do

Javea and the surrounding area is full of interesting towns, historic cities and countryside to explore.

A few suggestions....
Arenal beach & promenade
Cabo san Antonio lighthouse
Playa la Granadella
Experience the bustling Thursday market in the Plaza de la Constitución
La Cova Tallada caves
Cala cap Negre beach
Hiking along the trails of Montgo Mountain
javea montgo mountain

Our view on holidays in Javea

Javea is a truly stunning and chic destination for a family holiday or romantic escape. With the perfect blend of old & new and all year round sunshine, white sandy beaches running into the turquoise Mediterranean. There is something for everyone with interesting places to visit and fabulous shopping in the numerous designer outlets. With excellent resturants and night life that would rival the most cosmopolitan cities, its difficult not to have a great time in Javea. Whilst on your holidays in Javea, you may want to visit some of the other nearby beach resorts such as Denia.