Melia Alicante is a seaside hotel, ideal for modern travellers—known among many couples, honeymooners, business travellers and families. The hotel is children-friendly—it even offers a mini club. Half-Board accommodation is what it offers, and services and facilities are all four-star.
Melia Alicante offers 13 categories of accommodations divided into rooms and suites, such as Meliá Rooms, Premium Rooms, Deluxe Rooms, Family Rooms, Junior Suites and Business Suite. Facilities including air conditioning, WiFi internet, safe deposit box, telephone, work desk, en suite bathroom, complete bath amenities, hairdryer, TV with satellite, private balcony and mini bar (chargeable) are common across all the rooms—laundry and room services are available but only on request. Different categories of rooms also have different themes, designs and colours, but they’re all spacious and modern—you can select between twin beds and double bed.
Food, Drink and Entertainment
Terra Restaurant serves contemporary Mediterranean cuisine in a la carte style. It opens for lunch (1:30pm to 3:45pm) and dinner (8:30pm to 11:30pm)—apart from regular menu, it presents signature three-course-set-menu of the day. Blu, the urban beach lounge also serves contemporary Mediterranean dishes and opens for lunch (1:30pm to 3:45pm) and diner (8:30pm to 11:30pm)—the Blu bar opens from morning till late in the evening. Salon Gran Postiguet serves international breakfast buffet (7:30am to 10:30am) and offers multiple choices; and finally Cool & Casual is the destination for some swanky cocktails and selected premium drinks—operates from 9am to 1am.
Sports, Games and Entertainment
Melia Alicante features a large outdoor pool that come fitted with unbeds and umbrellas and three indoor pools with different water temperature and jets for neck. The wellness centre offers an extensive massage menu, excluding aromatherapy, waxing, anti-cellulite treatments, physiotherapy, and sports massages. Steam bath, rain passageway, Finish sauna, Scottish shower and foot bath are other facilities in the spa. Mini Club is available for children between the ages of 5 to 12 years—babysitting is service is available on request and there is a playground and game arcade for children.
Situated between Postiguet Beach and Alicante marina (near Paseo de la Explanada de España and Santa Bárbara Castle), Melia Alicante is a large contemporary hotel founded in 1972. It offers 545 guestrooms all built facing the Postiguet Beach which is 50 metres away—the harbour is right behind the hotel and Paseo de la Explanada is 100 metres away. Distances to some important landmarks in the surrounding are: historical centre (150 metres), commercial centre (300 metres), Santa Bárbara castle (800 metres), Archaeological Museum (800 metres), Elche (23 km) and Terra Mítica (44 km). Renowned golf courses in the surrounding are Alicante Golf, Bonalba and El Plantío (all within 14 km). There are also scores of restaurants and shops in the neighbourhood—the Alicante Airport is 18 km away from the complex.
Distance to Beach: 50 metres
Time to Beach (walking): 1 minute
Distance to Shops and Restaurants: 100 metres
Time to Shops and Restaurants (walking): 1 minute