One of the favourite beaches with visitors and locals alike, offering a view of the small island which shares its name with the beach: Isla de Olla with the imposing Peñón de Ifach in Calpe as its backdrop.
Where the peacefulness of the setting and sporting action combine to offer visitors the very best. Les Bassetes is the perfect place for an active day at the beach, with sport for young and old alike the main attraction
The first and southernmost section of Benissa's coastline comprises the bay of Les Bassetes, on the boundary between Benissa and Calpe.
Calm, crystal-clear turquoise waters, incredible views of the Peñón de Ifach and the chance to learn a range of watersports: windsurfing, SUP, wake-boarding, catamaran sailing... while there are also two restaurants on hand to recharge your batteries.
The bay also provides access to the Paseo Ecológico via the southern gate, a route crammed with wonderful coastal views.
It has a protected zone, a micro-reserve for flora with species which serve to give Les Bassetes considerable ecological and environmental value.
|Services||RESTAURANT, CAR PARK, DIVING CENTRE, BOAT RENTAL|
|Activities||SAILING, SNORKELLING, DIVING, KAYAKING, WINDSURF, SURFING|
A delightful and peaceful bay of golden sand very close by the marina, home to a fantastic diving centre along with many other amenities. This semi-urban beach allows for a quiet day by the seaside as well as wonderful views of the Peñón de Ifach in Calpe.
Between Bassetes beach and the Peñón de Ifach is the huge bay containing this beach, La Fossa beach, one of the busiest in Calpe, with a whole host of services to offer everyone, along with "Q" tourism quality recognition and a Blue Flag.