Castellon Valencia on the Costa Azahar
Castellon Valencia is on the Costa Azahar (Orange Blossom Coast) with Castellón de la Plana the capital of the province. The vast orange groves of the area stretch along the coast to the Costa Blanca and the Museo de la Naranja (Orange Museum) is dedicated to the cultivation of oranges from the 17th century.
Port & Marina ~ Castellon Valencia
The city boasts a Port and Marina and near the port is the Playa Pinar. Stroll along the promenade, visit the planetarium or play golf on the 18 hole golf course. There is also a nautical club where you can take trips to the nearby islands.
The Nh Castellón Turcosa overlooks the port of Castellon and offers direct access to the sea promenade. Rooms are air-conditioned with satellite TV, free WiFi, private balconies and a pillow menu.
Places to Visit in Castellon Valencia
The Cathedral of Santa María de la Asunción in Plaza Mayor in the old town, was badly damaged during the Civil War and rebuilt in 1939. The 16th octagonal bell-tower still stands and is known as El Fadrí.
This is a very modern and dynamic city both culturally and economically full of architecture and home to many museums such as Museu de Belles Arts (The Musuem of Fine Arts).
The town of Benicassim is just 5 miles away and the popular beaches of Oropesa del Mar are 12 miles to the north. The 9-hole El Pinar Golf Course is just 0.6 miles away, and the hotel offers easy access to the AP-7 motorway. Not far away are the popular towns of Alcossebre and Peniscola.
Travel to Castellon from Valencia
Tickets costs around 15€ (at the time of writing) and the journey takes approximately 1 hour. If you prefer to go by bus check with the Alsa bus company as this is a cheaper option than going by train.
The first Ryanair flight arrived at Castellon airport on 15 September 2015, from London Stansted.
There are three Ryan Air flights weekly, between Castellón and London Stansted and two weekly between Castellón and Bristol (summer schedule only).
LONDON STANSTED : 3 weekly return flights
|Departure London||Arrival Castellon||Departure Castellon||Arrival London|
|Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays||07:15||10:40||11:10||12:40|
BRISTOL : 2 weekly return flights – summer schedule
|Departure Bristol||Arrival Castellón||Departure Castellón||Arrival Bristol|
|Wednesdays until 26/10/16||06:45||10.05||10:35||12:05|
|Sundays until 23/10/16||06:25||09:45||10:15||11:45|
Free Parking – 500 spaces
Open from Monday to Sunday from 0.800 to 21.00
To collect your car outside these opening hours please contact the airport.
Hotels in Castellon Valencia
The Hotel Luz Castellon is located opposite the train and bus stationand ideal for the business traveler.
Features include sauna and gym, free Wi-Fi, restaurant and room ervice.
Intur Castellon Hotel
The Intur Castellon Hotel has 120 rooms and is located in the centre of Castellón.
Features include free Wi-Fi, Business Center, Fitness Center, restaurant and room service.
The 3 star Hotel Bag is a modern hotel built in 2009 located lkm from the beach.
Features include free Wi-Fi, cafeteria-restaurant, meeting rooms and TV room.
Towns and Cities in province of Castellon