Information about Benissa
Attractive, bright and welcoming, so we could catalog Benissa. A small town of around 11,000 inhabitants, which despite the years, continues to maintain the essence and charm of the Spanish people. If you are looking for properties for sale in Benissa (Spain), we invite you to discover all the advantages of living in that city.
Benissa is a municipality of the Province of Alicante, located northeast of it. Along its 4 km of coastline between the cities of Moraira and Calpe, you can find many small coves such as La Fustera and La Cala de Advocat, Els Pinets, La Lobella, Baladrar, as well as Les Basetes. In the city of Benissa you can walk through narrow cobbled streets and enjoy hundreds of years of history and historic buildings.
After reading this article, we are convinced that you will want to reside in Benissa more than ever. Trust Tabaira Real Estate to find the right property for sale.
Interesting information that we recommend you to know about the location of our properties for sale in Benissa
- History of Benissa The name of Benissa dates from before the expulsion of the Muslims in 1609. The Arabic name (Banu-Issa) means "son of Issas." Even now many of the streets of Benissa still maintain Arabic names. Moriscos came from the Pyrenees, Catalonia and Aragon.You can find the town hall in the Portal Square.The building was built in 1790 as a hospital, but in 1981 the building was fully restored and reopened as the town hall of the city.
- Popular places of Benissa
The Portal Square is located behind the town hall. The name refers to one of the old doors that gave access to the city in the old wall. In the center of the square you can find La Cruz De Piedra Arenisca.
One of the most important and beautiful sites of Benissa is the The Old Council Room is located on the Main Street and was built at the end of the 16th century. This building was used for the council meeting and was also given a commercial use for the sale of wheat and almonds from local farms. In the 20s the building was used as a small school and today there is still an old almond shelling machine inside the building.
The Convent of the Immaculate Conception was inaugurated in 1613 by a group of Franciscan monks. The church is of Renaissance architecture and inside there are interesting objects and a small museum.
Abargues House-Museum was built between the 18th and 19th centuries. Today visitors can find furniture and decoration typical of the noble houses of this time.
Gastronomic Week is celebrated from March 13 and gives you the opportunity to try local Benissa menus. Many restaurants in the city make their tapas or star dishes so that everyone can taste them.
With our properties for sale in Benissa you can celebrate your holidays as one more inhabitant
Benissa, as a Spanish city that is, has its own local festivals. A very important day for its inhabitants, since it is considered the symbol of union between all the participants. Benissa opens its doors to all people who want to celebrate their parties, regardless of where they come from. Thus, buying one of our properties for sale in Benissa will have the opportunity to become one more inhabitant
The Moors and Christians Festivities are celebrated at the end of June in honor of San Peter. You can see the processions of magnificent parades through the streets of the city and enjoy music bands that give the perfect melody to the night of Benissa
Fira de Sant Antoni is celebrated in the second half of January. Blessings of animals, medieval market, fairground attractions and a variety of cultural and sports activities are held for three weeks.
The Festivities are in honor of Xiqueta. It is celebrated on the fourth Sunday of April. There are fireworks, musical concerts, bullfights and the coronation of La Reina de las Fiestas along with a Procession.
In Tabaira Real Estate we provide all the local markets close to our properties for sale in Benissa
Once you start to enjoy the qualities of our properties for sale in Benissa, you can also discover the characteristics of other nearby towns and you will have the fortune to visit their local markets.
Monday: Dénia, Parcent, & Callosa Sarria
Tuesday: Altea, Jalon, Dénia , Beniarbeig, Benigembla, Callosa d'en Sarria , Villajoyosa (La Cala ) , Benimantell .
Wednesday: Teulada, Benitachell, Ondara, Orba , Benidorm, Polop , El Campello , Alcoy .
Thursday: Javea , Pego , Benidoleig , Gandia (Port ), Alicante , Benimantell .
Friday: Moraira, Senija, Alcalalí, Gata, El Verger, L' Alfas del Pi.
Saturday: Benissa, Calpe, Castell de Castells, Pedreguer , Gandia, Callosa d'en Sarria , Villajoyosa (La Cala ), Alicante , Alcoy .
Tourism in Benissa
Office on the coast: The Fustera - Urbanització • Parcel A-1. 307 Avenida La Marina.
Monday, Wednesday & Friday 09.30 am - 03.30 pm
Saturday: 09.30 am - 02.30 pm
Benissa Office: Avenida Pais Valencia 1
Monday to Friday 09.30 am - 02.00 pm & 04.00 pm - 06.30 pm
Saturday: 09.30 am - 02.30 pm
Closed 24, 25 and 26 December and 1 and January 6.
We hope that all this information is of interest to you. Remember that if you want to find a property for sale in Benissa (Spain), we have the best selection of properties for sale.
Villas · New build · Benissa Ref: 20.2257
This stunning project is for sure to receive much attention, quietly located on the coast of Benissa in the North Costa Blanca this modern design villa occupies an elevated plot just 2 km from the beach and enjoys panoramic views to the sea. Villa Thecla is for the...
Villas · Sale · Benissa Ref: 20.2637
Luxurious country home for sale in Benissa Located 5 minutes from Benissa town, this prestigious four-bedroom country home built in 2007 boasts beautifully presented interiors and premium construction quality and fixtures. The coastal areas and beaches of Calpe and Moraira are an approx...
Villas · Sale · Benissa Ref: 20.3408E
Cheap villa in Fustera close to the beach Located on the coast of Benissa walking distance to the beach area of Playa La Fustera, this beautiful Spanish-style villa occupies a large 1.343 m2 fully enclosed plot with south orientation and a good level of privacy. The property has two levels,...
Town house · Sale · Benissa Ref: 20.3151
Townhouse in the center of Benissa to reform, close to all services such as restaurants, shops and banks, the house is divided into entrance hall, kitchen, bathroom on the same level, on the second level we find a living room with fireplace, the third level we have a double room, in the fourth...
Town house · Sale · Benissa Ref: 20.2903
Large townhouse on two levels in the center of Senija. House built in 1914, in the center of Senija with two levels and upper terrace, property divided into first level with bedroom, living room with fireplace, open kitchen with storage room, bathroom and exit door to another street. Second...
Town house · Sale · Benissa Ref: 20.2904
Town house of recent construction of three levels with many possibilities. Fantastic property with three levels, first floor totally diaphanous with possibility of housing with patio light. Second level with living room, two double bedrooms with fitted wardrobes, kitchen and bathroom. Third...
Town house · Sale · Benissa Ref: 20.3353E
Townhouse to renovate for sale in Senija Located in the town centre in the village of Senija, this attractive village house has two floors of accommodation and a balcony terrace to the rear of the property. On ground floor entering into the living and dining room with fireplace, a section...
Villas · Sale · Benissa Ref: 20.3081
Village house in Benissa of four levels for sale. Four-level property used as a functioning gym, or as a four-level dwelling and possible terrace at the top. The property is divided into four floors of approximately 50m2 with the possibility of developing a Hotel-butic, single-family house or...
Town house · Sale · Benissa Ref: 20.2961
Charming town house in the center of the old town of Benissa. Fantastic house in excellent condition in the center of Benissa, the house is distributed on ground floor with entrance hall, living room. First level dining room, fully equipped and furnished kitchen, double bedroom overlooking the...
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