Weather Averages for Benidorm in November
Averages for Benidorm in November
The temperature drops once again in Benidorm, Spain in November, when the average temperature is just 15°C, so it’s worth packing some warm clothes for the evenings. At this time of year, highs of up to 19°C are expected, cooling down to lows of 10°C after dark. The resort enjoys an average sea temperature of 19°C, alongside eight hours of sunshine each day. With an average of ten rainy days throughout the month, it’s likely you’ll experience a shower or two during your holiday.
Dates for the diary
The Benidorm fiestas are held every November in honour of San Jaime and La Virgen del Sufragio – the town’s Patron Saints. These celebrations begin on the Friday of the second week and carry on until the following Wednesday. With so many different events and activities, there is something for everyone to enjoy, including football matches, fishing competitions, live music, dancing and religious processions. The event comes to a close with a large firework display on the coast on the final night.
Things to do
The Algar Waterfalls are a great place to visit, whatever the weather. Only a short drive away from Benidorm, this area boasts natural plunge pools, streams and waterfalls, making it a very picturesque place to visit. You can explore the area at your own pace or join a tour which passes through the bed of the River Algar. This popular excursion covers 1.5km and includes dips in the waterfalls and pools along the way. The temperature of the water hardly ever drops below 19°C, so it’s always warm enough to enjoy a swim whenever you visit.
If you want to explore the resort, why not ride the Benidorm City Sightseeing Bus? This hop-on hop-off bus service is very popular amongst tourists and stops at the biggest and best attractions, including beaches, shopping districts, parks, plazas, the harbour and the tourist information centre. Each ticket lasts for one day, so you can take as many trips as you want without worrying about the price.
Where to eat & drink
If you’re craving Asian cuisine, be sure to head to India Gate where you’ll find a wide array of pakoras, bhajis, and samosas on the starter menu, as well as a number of rogan josh, vindaloo and jalfrezi dishes on the main menu. If you’re still feeling hungry, you can have a couple of scoops of traditional Indian Kulfi ice cream for dessert.
Simply Delicious is one of the best places to go in Benidorm for British pastries. Boasting a reputation as being the resort’s answer to Greggs, this café serves a selection of cakes, pies, sandwiches and pastries which are sure to please. You can also pick up an affordable picnic lunch for your trip to the airport or the beach.
Sports fans won’t want to miss the chance to watch their favourite team at the Yorkshire Pride. This large bar offers indoor and outdoor terraces so you can watch the large screen TVs in the warm sun or in the air-conditioned bar. Come nightfall, a live band takes to the stage to play a number of classics we all know and love.
When it comes to evening entertainment, it doesn’t get much better than the live acts found at Morgan’s Tavern. With a number of top performers each night, this bar is the place to watch solo singers, bands, dancers, tribute acts, comedians and magicians carry out fantastic shows. Although pricier than your average bar, the drink prices here are reasonable when compared to many other cabaret bars.
Where to stay
If you plan on spending a lot of time at the beach during your holiday in Benidorm, you should take a look at Hotel Montemar. Just a short distance away from Poniente beach, this hotel is found in one of the quietest parts of Benidorm where you can enjoy beautiful panoramic views. The list of onsite amenities is extensive and includes solarium, restaurant and café-bar.
Golfers who don’t want to stray far from the course should consider staying at Fiesta Park Hotel. Just a short drive away from the Real de Faula golf course, this hotel offers a great choice of rooms and suites, catering for all budgets and tastes. Guests are encouraged to take advantage of the facilities which include heated indoor pool, saloon bar, buffet restaurant, children’s play area and gym.
When it comes to family-friendly accommodation, it doesn’t get much better than Villa del Mar. Guests can choose from 108 spacious and well-equipped rooms, all of which all you access to the spa, restaurant, bar, kids’ play area, heated indoor swimming pool, children’s pool and family-friendly daytime and evening entertainment.
Servigroup Nereo is ideal for couples and families looking for accommodation during their holiday in Benidorm. Just a short walk away from Levante beach, this hotel offers a selection of double and superior rooms, each of which comes with free WiFi access. There are plenty of facilities for guests to enjoy, including buffet restaurant with show cooking, bar-lounge, swimming pool, kids’ club and private parking.
Families and couples searching for central accommodation should take a look at Servigroup Calypso. Located close to Levante beach and many shops, cafes, bars and restaurants, this hotel offers a large number of double and family rooms equipped with everything you’ll need to enjoy your holiday. There are numerous amenities, including swimming pool, free WiFi access, buffet restaurant, entertainment programme and private parking.