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Benidorm Weather Forecast

Benidorm Weather Forecast Weather report for Saturday 23rd March  On this page you will find all the information you need about the weather here in Benidorm, a daily weather report, 7 day forecast, average monthly temperatures and links to other weather related pages.  Hello from Benidorm. Welcome to Spring in Spain. Today´s top temperature will…
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Exchange Rates in Benidorm

Exchange Rates in Benidorm Saturday 23rd March 2019 This is the average rate around town – Always use a reputable exchange bureau, see below. No Change today, holding STEADY at 1.135€. PREVIOUS 7 DAYS Friday 22nd March – 1.135 Thursday 21st March – 1.135 Wednesday 20th March – 1.145 Tuesday 19th March – 1.145 Monday 18th…
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Benidorm News Stories and up and coming Events

Benidorm News Stories and up and coming Events Here you will find links to up to new up to the minute stories so pop back often for up to the minute news. Headlines: 21st March – Benidorm or Bust – Wacky Races’ Dick Dastardly’s purple Mean Machine coming to Benidorm. Tony Adams and four friends…
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Benidorm Fiesta Dates for 2019

BENIDORM FIESTA 2019 DATES FOR YOUR DIARY BENIDORM FIESTA DATES FOR 2019 (All dates are approximate, please double check with your travel agent before booking your holiday). Benidorm has about 55 Fiestas every year so far too many to list, here are the main ones. January 6th – 3 Kings Day. Totally unmissable is the grand…
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Stabbing in Benidorm – No Fatalities

Stabbing in Benidorm – No Fatalities Update – 28th February – The two British men accused of the stabbing incident appeared in court yesterday. ————— During the early hours of 25th February, news came in that a stabbing incident had occurred on Calle Mallorca, an area know as The Square, where many of the most…
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Sporting events in Benidorm

Sporting events in Benidorm Any information posted here can be subject to last minute changes. Click on the Venue for more information  and a interactive MAP.   THE GARRISON FOOD AND SPORTS BAR Come along to The Garrison – Sports and Food Bar – Benidorm for all your sporting needs. Make at day of it…
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UK Passport entry requirements to Spain

UK Passport entry requirements to Spain Updated 19th December 2018 information provided by the Uk.Gov website so is correct at time of publishing. The information on this page covers the most common types of travel and reflects the UK government’s understanding of the rules currently in place. Unless otherwise stated, this information is for travellers…
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Missing Persons Post

Missing Persons Post Information on how to File a Missing Persons Report 18th February Missing Person – Shaun Price Last seen yesterday pm at the strip his mobile has been switched off.   Any sightings please contact by Pm to: Andros Mota-reed  22nd December Missing Person – Saskia Do any of the local people in Alfaz…
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Campsites in Benidorm

Campsites in Benidorm Camping Villasol Camping Villasol is located in Benidorm, very near to the Levante beach and leisure areas. Camping Villasol is the perfect campsite for family holidays or for holidays in Benidorm with a group of friends. The Villasol campsite has spacious plots for tents and caravans, and comfortable, fully-equipped campsite bungalows. This campsite in Benidorm allows visitors to enjoy nature,…
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Four arrested for thefts in Benidorm

Four arrested for thefts in Benidorm One of the thieves managed to take an expensive watch from an elderly person here in Benidorm, and was arrested a few days later in Tenerife, National Police have arrested three further people in Benidorm. In two of the cases the victims became aware of the thefts and succeeded…
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Weekly Meeting Venues

Weekly Meeting Venues This is your opportunity to meet some of the admin team and your fellow members for a chat and a drink, this is not a formal meeting but very relaxed and everyone is welcome.   Meetings are held every FRIDAY at different venues from 20.30 – 21.30. If you do arrive and the…
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Hair and Beauty in Benidorm

Hair and Beauty in Benidorm We are often asked where can I find a Hairdresser, or where can I get beauty treatments etc, so here you will find some of the most popular places as recommended by our members.   Hepburn’s Hair, Nail, Beauty Salon and Barbers Camping Almafra Hepburn’s Hair, Nail, Beauty Salon and…
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Tiki Beach Closes and now Re-opens

Tiki Beach Closure 15th March – The venue has re-opened, looking very much the same, but at this moment according to management has not been given an official name. He quoted it would be known by the public as Tiki Beach. 9th March – The Venue is still closed and undergoing refurbishment. 27th February  One…
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Indian Restaurants – Members Recommendations

Indian Restaurants – Members Recommendations One of our most asked questions on the Benidorm Seriously group is “Where can I go for an Indian meal” the places below are listed in no particular order but are all recommended by group members.  Click on the links to read our members reviews or add your own, not…
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Apartment Reviews

APARTMENT REVIEWS  All reviews are by Benidorm Seriously Members. Click on the links to read the individual apartments reviews, please feel free to add your own reviews for any apartment. If the apartment you wish to leave a review for is not listed please comment below and we will put a listing on for you.…
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Urban Birding in Benidorm – By James Common

James Common has very kindly agreed for us to share his blog here on our website.  If you would like to follow James then you can do so HERE.   Thanks James. URBAN BIRDING IN BENIDORM November 14th 2015 So contrary to expectations, I managed to survive a week in Benidorm! Such places, jam packed with people,…
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Police Investigate the Death of a British Tourist

Police arrest and detain British Tourist on Suspected Murder. Update 13th March 2019 – British Tourist arrested at Alicante Airport when waiting for his plane. The National Police arrested the suspect when he tried to catch a flight to Scotland at the Alicante-Elche airport on Sunday.  He has since appeared in court in Benidorm and…
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Fiestas in MARCH

FIESTAS IN MARCH CARNIVAL Dates for this event are dictated by when Easter falls, the Parades always take place on the Saturday before Ash Wednesday, so this years carnival dates are 2nd to 5th March. The main day on which the carnival celebrations are concentrated, is Saturday 2nd: CHILDRENS CARNIVAL Concentration at 10:00 in the C…
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Where to go for a English Breakfast in Benidorm

Where to go for a English Breakfast in Benidorm These places are listed in no particular order and have been recommended by Benidorm Seriously Facebook Group Members. Bar Mallorca– New Town Scottish, English and Irish Breakfasts available, prices include tea or coffee. Beer Garden Benidorm – New Town The Beer Garden full English only 4.90€…
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Benidorm Restaurants

Benidorm Restaurants Benidorm has so much to offer, for those who want to try a variety of different types of food from throughout the world, not just British and Spanish.  Time to try something new?  Here are a few of our suggestions.   Have you been already?  Which was your favourite?   La Familia Pizzeria…
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The History of Benidorm

THE HISTORY OF BENIDORM Benidorm to many people equates with a modern day Sodom & Gomorrah, full of lager-crazed youths on a 15-day bender; stags and hens sleeping all day and drinking all night. Obviously if you go looking for it then you will find plenty of evidence that such activity takes place, but its mostly…
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Fiestas – Saint Patrick´s Day in Benidorm

Fiestas – Saint Patrick´s Day in Benidorm MARCH 17th – The day when Benidorm turns into a sea of green fancy dress outfits. St Patrick´s day FACTS 1. What Do We Celebrate On St. Patrick’s Day? St. Patrick’s Day started out as a feast day for St. Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland. A feast…
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Meet the Team

Meet the Team Welcome to the new Benidorm Seriously Web Site WHAT IS BENIDORM SERIOUSLY –  Benidorm Seriously is an information site managed by people that have lived here for many years, insuring that the information provided is as up to date, factual and as accurate as possible. We welcome your input in to the site…
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HOW TO AVOID HAVING YOUR DRINK SPIKED

HOW TO AVOID HAVING YOUR DRINK SPIKED Every year across the world, hundreds of people are thought to be victims of drink spiking, where alcohol or drugs are added to someone’s drink without them knowing. In some cases, so-called ‘date rape drugs’ may be used to spike a drink before a sexual assault. Is drink spiking illegal? Drink spiking may be done…
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