Things to do in Benidorm on a rainy day
Don't let the rain interrupt your holiday
Don't let the rain spoil your Benidorm holiday; there's plenty to do indoors!
Benidorm is famous as a great location to soak up the sun on your holiday with plenty to do while you catch the rays, but what if the unthinkable happens and it rains? Never fear! We've put together a list of some of the great things you can do in Benidorm even if it's raining.
Before we jump into the fun activities Benidorm has to offer when the beach day has been rained off, here's a quick look at the average rainfall throughout the year to give you an idea of what to expect:
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Indoor Activities in Benidorm
So, now you have a better idea about the rainfall in Benidorm let's have a look at how to entertain yourself if it does come down!
The Indoor Market
The Indoor Market is a great place to escape the weather. You can pass a few hours perusing the shops which sell a lot of local produce; there's even a bakery where you can grab yourself a delicious treat.
There are several of these dotted around Benidorm and they're definitely a fun way to spend some time avoiding the rain! With a large range of well-maintained machines, the arcades of Benidorm are great fun for the whole family.
Lockdown Escape Room
There are currently three escape rooms on offer at Lockdown Escape Rooms, easily enough to keep you occupied on a rainy Benidorm afternoon. At the moment you can choose from zombie, spooky orphanage or cold war themed escape rooms.
A classic! Get in a few frames at this friendly bowling alley to pass the time. While not the most glamourous bowling alley it's a decent size and less expensive than you might expect.
Fancy yourself a high-roller? Head to the Casino where you can test your skill against the house. There are slot machines, roulette and blackjack tables as well as a poker room. Please be aware that you'll need ID to enter as it is strictly over 18's only. There is an entrance fee on the door and you'll need to be appropriately dressed - no sleeveless tops or bathing suits! Please gamble responsibly.
A Spa Day
You're on holiday after all, why not pamper yourself? If you can't work on your tan then why not get someone else to work out your stress with a relaxing massage. There are various hotels in and around Benidorm that offer spa facilities for a fee and they can be a great way to unwind when the weather isn't great.
A spectacular evening of entertainment at the Benidorm Circus, located next to the Benidorm Palace. Marvel at the acts as they dazzle you with their talents for an unforgettable night.
A Museum Day
Make a day out of the museums in Benidorm! There's an agricultural museum, with a host or historic tools and equipment and a working water wheel; the Casa Museo de Benidorm which is home to an impressive collection of paintings and sculptures and the Museo Municipal de la Boca del Calvari which is split between a history of the area and an art gallery. It's worth noting that the Casa Museo de Benidorm is only open in the evenings.
The Shopping Centre
You can easily spend a rainy Benidorm day at C.C La Marina which you can easily reach via taxi, bus or tram. There are plenty of shops to browse and keep you entertained while you wait for the rain to stop.
All information correct at time of writing.