La Granadella Beach in Javea

La Cala Granadella or Granadella Beach is a stunning, naturally formed cove, considered by many to be one of the most enchanting settings in Spain let alone Javea! Granadella boasts 150+ meters of pebbled beach abreast the crystal clear waters of the Med. A sight to behold!

What to do at Granadella Beach?

There are multiple local tour companies that offer guided kayak and paddle board experiences of the surrounding caves and beaches, using Granadella as the starting point ( SiestaAdvisor and Kayak Javea to name a couple! ). From personal experience, these are an amazing way to explore the parts of Javea you would never normally get a chance to see. There is also a hiking trail starting from the parking, that leads all the way up to ‘El Castell de la Granadella or The Castle of Granadella’, the remains of an old historic coastal defence post. We think it’s definitely worth a visit!

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Top Tips for Granadella Beach

GET THERE EARLY – This beach has been voted the ‘best beach in Spain’ for two consecutive years from a poll by Antena 3 TV and Javea Travel Guide. Therefore in the heights of summer it will undoubtedly be busy, so get there early to secure your spot! There is also a low cost umbrella and sunbed rental, to raise your beach day to the next level!

BRING FLIP FLOPS OR ROCK SHOES – As previously mentioned, Granadella is a pebble beach and we all know what that means! Make sure you bring some kind of water-friendly footwear, to ensure that you can enjoy a dip in the sea without having to worry about your next step! On the plus side… you won’t have to worry about getting sand out of your trunks!

BRING SOMETHING TO EAT – Once you’ve arrived at this beautiful locale, you won’t want to be leaving in a hurry! Although there are a few shops that sell food and drink, we suggest taking a picnic and really making a day of it!

How to get to Granadella Beach?

Cala Granadella is located on the southern outskirts of Javea, approximately 4.5km from the Arenal beach. To get there from the Blanca Cars office one must…

Head southwest on the ‘Avenida Arenal’ and take the 3rd exit on the roundabout joining ‘Ctra. del Cap de la Nau Pla’, then take the 3rd exit on the following roundabout and continue straight. At the end of the road there will be another roundabout, you will once again take the 3rd exit and follow the road until you reach the 4th and final roundabout, where you will take the first exit! Follow ‘Carr. de la Guardia’ all the way up the hill and round the steep corner at the top and continue on. When you come to the end of the road, take a right to join Ctra. de la Granadella. Follow this road as it weaves and bends all the way down to Granadella beach! There is parking located at the bottom of the road!

Directions to Granadella Beach from Javea

La Granadella area in Javea

In La Granadella area in Javea you will find large luxury villas dotted around the hill sided with spectacular sea views. Is the award winning beach in Javea where Bruce Willis filmed the movie called ‘The Cold Light of Day’. Yes, the beach was shut to the public and locals were scouted and selected for extras; generating lots of excitement for the few days it lasted. Voted the best beach in the whole of Spain during a poll conducted by local television channel Antena 3, property toward La Granadella area tends to have stunning coastal sea views and plots that fall away to the waves or to the National Park of Granadella. View all properties for sale in La Granadella in Javea

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