Benidoleig Tourist Information
Benidoleig is a municipality in the comarca of Marina Alta in the Valencian Community, Spain. Benidoleig is located in the Gerona Valley of the Marina Alta area in Spains Costa Blanca.
The Village consists of a junior/infant school, nursery school (local authority run), medical centre, post office (open 1 hour per day), supermarket, tobacconist/newsagents, hardware store, curtain shop, hairdresser, estate agent/sign shop, printers, bank, pharmacy, various Spanish bars, a Spanish Restaurant (La Lloma) and El Cid Leisure Oasis
There is a large ex-pat community in Benidoleig but it has not spoilt the "Spanishness" of the village and ex-pats have integrated into the Spanish community with ease.
There is a small market in the village on Thursday mornings, selling fresh fruit & veg, meat & fish, and clothes, shoes and general household items.
One and a half kilometres from Benidoleig on the road to Pedreguer, there is the famous grotto of Les Calaveres – Cueva Groto Benidoleig. This cave is 400 metres long and at some point reaches a height of 50 metres. 300 meter cave with stalagmites, stalactites and domes dating back 50,000 years with many human and bone remains. Situated on the Benidoleig to Pedreguer road.