A hotel in Alcoi as a business destination
Alcoi – or Alcoy as it is known in Spanish – is located in the Alicante province of the community of Valencia in Spain. The municipal boundary of the city is crossed by the Serpis River. Alcoi’s beginnings can be traced back to Neanderthal times as rock paintings have been discovered near the town. The town was under occupation by the Iberians and Romans in the past. Nowadays the town is involved in the paper, textile, metal and food industry and is the commercial, financial and cultural centre for the surrounding area. There are several shops convenient to your hotel in Alcoi.
Which activities can I enjoy outside working hours in Alcoi?
The city centre offers the Centro Comercial Alzamora, which hosts a number of popular shops, as well as the Galeria d'Art de Alzamora and a cinema complex. Plaça de Dins, or Dins Square, offers a chance to relax with a coffee while admiring the surrounding architecture of the town. The city offers a range of excellent restaurants serving the traditional local cuisine and international dishes, perfect for a relaxed business lunch or evening get-together. Should your hotel not offer a swimming pool, the town offers a range of health and fitness clubs where visitors can enjoy the facilities.
What does the city have to offer me in the way of business services and facilities?
Alcoi’s many business hotels offer an excellent range of conference and meeting rooms to suit all events with all the necessary modern technology on hand. The Alcoy Congresos Convention Bureau aims to promote and stimulate business tourism in the city of Alcoi. The city is served by the Alicante Airport (ALC), located 66 km from the centre of town. Transport is available in the form of car rental, taxis and a bus and train service.
What are the most interesting locations to visit from my hotel in Alcoi?
History buffs have the unique opportunity to see the rock paintings in Alcoi, dating back to Neanderthal times, as well as ruins of a former Iberian settlement in the town. The 13th-century Barchell Castle is an interesting visit as is the hermitage of St. Anthony the Abbott which dates back to the 14th-18th centuries. To enjoy some fresh air, the Natural Park of the “Font Roja” about 30 km from your hotel in Alcoi.