Take a walk on the wildside at this amazing Benidorm resort
You might have heard Benidorm is all about the sun, beaches and bars, a place for package holidays and wild nights on the town. well, we're here to tell you that you'd be wrong, my friend! What if we told you that you could snorkel with sea lions, be a mermaid for the morning and wake up to the trumpeting of elephants as they roam by your resort window? Just 6km from Benidorm, the Magic Natura resort has all this and more, a complex including a wildlife park and conservation centre, known as Terra Natura, Aqua Natura Water Park and beautiful Polynesian inspired rooms and villas.
Magic Natura has been making a name for itself, not just as a fantastic family destination, but also an immersive and responsible wildlife centre, with a focus on conservation and protection of the many species living there.
Magic Natura Resort Accommodation
With a fantastic choice of gorgeous rooms, designed to evoke laid back Polynesian vibes, Magic Natura has got a great range of 4* accommodation for groups of up to 7 people. From jaw dropping views over the elephant paddock to sparkling sea views and private jacuzzis, the rooms are designed with the aim of creating unforgettable moments. All rooms come with free wifi so you can keep everyone at home updated (and green with envy), minibars and park access for the duration of your stay.
Lions and Tigers and Bears, Oh My!
Practise your David Attenborough impressions for a visit Magic Natura's wildlife park, Terra Natura. With invisible fences to get you closer than ever to the beautiful animals and an awesome variety of mammals, reptiles and birds on display, it is impossible not to be overawed by the tigers, leopards and parrots as you walk amongst them.
Terra Natura takes its responsibility to these wonderful creatures very seriously, and prides itself on the conservation efforts of the team working behind the scenes. With educational sessions to help visitors learn more about the environment and care of the animals, programmes for the protection of endangered species and rehabilitation schemes for birds of prey, the park ensures that they do a lot of good for their animals.
Far more than just a zoo and waterpark, Magic Natura offers a range of really special encounters to create unforgettable for you and your family. With day and night safaris at Terra Natura to get even closer to the animals, discovery experiences with elephants and even the chance to become a sea lion carer for the day there are loads of fantastic chances to get up close and personal with some of the park's most popular residents.
For something a little different, the resort also runs mermaid schools and fairy and elf schools from May to October. These small group sessions give you the chance to learn about and experience life as one of these magical beings.
Make A Splash At Aqua Natura
If like life on the wetter side, and the idea of cooling off in the pool is Heaven to you, head straight for Aqua Natura, the resort's water park. With 40,000m² of pools and slides to slip and slide in, Aqua Landia is a major attraction in the Benidorm region - and staying at the resort means that unlimited entry to both Aqua Natura and Terra Natura is included in the price of your room.
With children's areas, swimming pools and an infinity pool, the resort is well served for taking a dip at the end of a hot day exploring the parks.
Food, Glorious Food
If one thing's certain, it's that you won't go hungry during your stay at Magic Natura. With a great buffet included in the price of all boards (breakfast for B&B, breakfast and dinner for half board, full access for all other boards) as well as themed restaurants, snacks, food trucks and bars around the resort, there's loads to choose from. Read on below for a summary of what is included with each board type;
- Ultra All-Inclusive; Accommodation, all buffet meals, unlimited self serve drinks (soft drinks and alcohol), snacks in the parks, park access, free beach shuttle, dinners in themed restaurants, entry into some Benidorm attractions (for stays of 7 or more nights).
- All-Inclusive; Accommodation, all buffet meals, unlimited self serve drinks (soft drinks and alcohol), snacks in the parks, park access.
- Full Board; Accommodation, all buffet meals, park access.
- Half Board; Accommodation, breakfast and dinner buffet, park access.
- Bed and Breakfast; Accommodation, buffet breakfast, park access.
Magic Natura Tickets
Buy your Terra Natura and Aqua Natura tickets here , along with other Benidorm attractions.
Alternatively, get your tickets at the Terra Natura website.
Benidorm and Beyond
Tempting though it may be to spend your days exploring the wonders of Magic Natura, Benidorm and the surrounding area has got loads of fantastic attractions not to be missed! With glorious weather, beautiful beaches and fantastic Spanish food to be discovered, be sure the venture out into the city. Check out our Benidorm Attractions page for more ideas and inspiration.
For covering the 35.5 miles between Alicante Airport and Magic Natura, we've got a few great options to get your holiday off to a flying start. With Alicante Airport transfers getting you to the resort in just 1 hour, with prices on shared shuttles starting at £13.20, and car hire from the airport from as little as £3.69 per day, there's loads of ways to see the best of Magic Natura and Benidorm.
All information correct at time of writing.