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Address: Carrer El Jaume I Reiet, 20, Altea, Spain

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Not really a tourist attraction

A few snackbar/coffee shops and it has no real character, The old town with the more upmarket eating facilities and the church and the views are more what tourists will enjoy

Reviewed 7 March 2017
Hilversum, The Netherlands
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Hilversum, The Netherlands
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62 reviews
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Reviewed 7 March 2017

A few snackbar/coffee shops and it has no real character, The old town with the more upmarket eating facilities and the church and the views are more what tourists will enjoy

Thank Jake043
Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
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454 reviews
151 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 252 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016

We passed through while exploring Altea. We didn't find anything special to keep us there, but the area is popular with locals and tourists. Altea has a lot to offer so it was nice to see the Plaza but there are much nicer places to see.

Thank Michael T
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53 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Nothing special about this place.... A few small coffee shops, there are better places to visit in Altea. Morning time very busy..

Thank Princes K
Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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822 reviews
549 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 226 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016

There's nothing wrong with the townhall square. It's spacious but lacks character and doesn't represent the more classical enticing and admirable Spanish flavour that can be found in so many other places within the Altea urbanisation. The promenade and the old town are the two primary places to visit when coming to Altea .... perhaps not this square unless you're... More 

1 Thank Steve T
Altea, Spain
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97 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2016

A small town square with little to write home about. A few cafés, the usual (suspects) banks occupying the corners and a few old men watching from the benches at the Town Hall.

Thank Pi100
Dorset, United Kingdom
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87 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 June 2016

The plaza is a space with many cafés and shops which is popular with locals and tourists. Several times during the year there are artisan markets in the square and it is where the three kings procession ends on January 6th. The tourist office is located in the town hall and it is where you can buy tickets for the... More 

1 Thank voyager37
Warwickshire, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2015

The town hall square blends the old and new of Altea.Tourist information office is here. Bars and restaurants around the area,and the main street with plenty of varied shops and the municipal market.

1 Thank Penny5249
Oldham, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2015

This town square is a lovely location to enjoy a cold beer or a nice coffee in one of the cafe's or bar's and do some people watching. There are plenty of shops just off the square and the train station is quite close.

3 Thank Les H
Halifax, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2014

A lovely little village, set high on a hill. Views toward benidorm were fabulous and it was easy to reach by bus for a fiver.

Thank Judgewesley
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265 reviews
61 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2012

Well worth the steep climb up the hill, to enjoy the ambience, the bars, but most of all the amazing views

1 Thank janetwest

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