Costa Blanca - Spain - vistor and resident guide
Search a specific topic
about the Costa Blanca:

The time in Spain is
HomeLocalInfoFeaturesPropertyAdviceTravelBusinessGift Shop
       WeatherMapsFiesta DatesUseful Phone NumbersWhere to StayRestaurantsClubs and Groups
Bowling Clubs
Charity Groups
Golf Clubs
Hobby Groups
Religious Groups
Social Clubs
Sailing Clubs
Theatre Groups
Tennis Clubs

Make some new friends at one of the Social Clubs on the Costa Blanca


Albir Rotary Fellowship Club
Regular meetings and discussions Thursday lunchtime. Tel : 96 649 70 77.


Altea English Library
Open Monday, Thursday and Friday 11.00-13.00. Coffee morning 3rd Friday in the month open to non members. Tel : 96 584 47 07 / 96 688 02 46. We are on the 1st Floor above Bar Miramar, next door to the B&G boutique on the sea front road.


Paquita's Country Club
Meeting every Thursday at El Cid in Benidoleig, regular activities include short mat bowls, Spanish lessons, whist, quiz-night plus social evenings, treasure hunts and coach trips. Tel : 96 640 43 06 / 96 640 45 33.

Royal British Legion
Meeting on the second Wednesday of the month at El Cid in Benidoleig. All are welcome whether ex-servicemen or not. Tel : 96 640 40 88 / 96 558 71 08.


Club International de Bridge de Benidorm
The only Federated Bridge Club in Benidorm meets in its' custom built premises at the top of Calle Londres, Rincon de Loix. Players of many nationalities and standards from beginners to National Masters. Also bridge lessons for beginners, intermediate and advanced. Tel : 96 686 65 60 / 607 311 292. Email:

Exclusive English Club
For people over 35 in Benidorm and surrounding area who enjoy dancing, Rock 'n' Roll, fun and enjoyment, mystery tours, nights out, social events and trips. Tel : 650 320 404 / 96 563 87 00. E-mail :

International Singles Club
Meeting every Wednesday at Camping Villasol, Benidorm 11.00-13.00. Activities include Sunday lunches, monthly dinner-dance, country walks, petanca, ten-pin bowling etc. Tel : 96 585 96 46 / 654 246 776.

Royal British Legion
Welfare assistance Tel : 96 563 55 15 / 96 588 91 68. E-mail:


The Costa Blanca North branch of Narpo meets every second Tuesday of the
month contact Keith Yeulett 966492095 or Lynn Evans 966480422 for details or email:


Masonic Social Events in the Northern Section of the Province of Valencia
If you have any charity shop items and need to know where our Moraira Charity Shop is located, please call Bernard Wilson on 96 558 4010. We will not be having a dedicated charity auction this year, but if you have any pieces which you think might go well at the El Cid weekly Auction, we would be pleased to receive them and will put them into one of the regular auction Fridays. Just call Margaret or Bruce Nightingale on 96 640 4446. Email:

Denia International Bridge Club
At our Monday and Wednesday duplicate sessions we have the lowest table money (1.80€ for members, 3.60€ for visitors) and yet the most prizes of all the major bridge clubs in the area, come and join us. We meet at the Casa Holanda, next to the Club de Tenis. Duplicate pairs sessions are held every Monday and Wednesday at 4.00pm (4.30pm until 15th September). If you need help in finding a partner, or any other information, phone Kees on 96 578 5387. All are welcome.

Denia Writers Circle
The Costa Blanca is a marvelous area in which to work and play, and especially to write. The restless, sparkling sea; bright, sunlit days and dark velvety nights; a history steeped in murder and mystery - you could write a book!! If you enjoy writing fiction, non-fiction, short or long stories, articles, poetry or prose, do come and join us at our regular meetings. We meet in Denia every other Tuesday from 3.00pm - 5.00pm in an informal and friendly atmosphere to give our fellow scribblers support and encouragement. We welcome anyone with pen and paper in hand. For more information, and to find out how, when and where, please contact: Jean on 96 643 1914 or email:; or Sue on 96 578 9456 or email:


Javea Book Circle

Meets every other Tuesday, except in July and August, to discuss everything and anything to do with books. If you like to tell others about books you have loved and hated and enjoy exploring new ideas with like minded people then Javea Book Circle is for you.

We meet at 19.30 for 20.00 at the Centro Social, behind the Centro de Salud, next to the Thursday Market Car Park in Jávea Old Town. Please call Anne and Huw Griffith on 96 647 2105 for further information. All members, guests and visitors are most welcome.

Javea School of Bridge and Social Club
The Club has its own premises, the Arenal Clubhouse, located in the basement of  Edificio 80, Avenida Tamarits. The Avenida runs between Barclays Bank and the Arenal, and is easy to find. Facilities include plenty of adjacent car parking and full air-conditioning. Table money is 3 Euros for members and 6 Euros for visitors.
We give a special welcome to visiting players. If you need a partner, we will do our best to help (Tel: 96 649 1539).
The Club meets for duplicate bridge at 2.30 on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.  For all Tournaments, please arrive before 2.15.  This helps us to organise the room layout and get off to a prompt start.  On Fridays, the emphasis is on informality; we hope these Tournaments will particularly help students and others who wish to work on improving their game.
On Tuesdays at 2.30 between mid-September and mid-April there are classes for beginners and improvers. If you wish to attend, or would like more information, please call the above number.

Cancer Support Group - MABS
We are a group of people who have had the illness in one form or another and give support either by phone or by personal visits. We can also provide translators and transport if necessary to hospitals and clinics. Information is available in 4 languages; English, Spanish, German and Dutch. We are a registered charity although the group is registered in Javea there are NO boundaries and we will help anyone who contacts the group. For further info please contact Jacqui 96 579 4083, Frances 636 986 301 email: or Pat on 96 649 0068.

Javea Women in Business Club
Membership is FREE - Meets third Monday of each month. Contact Karla 96 649 3111. Or visit our web site:

Javea Bridge Club
Bridge players of all standards will find a warm welcome at Javea Bridge Club and we welcome visitors. We hold routine Duplicate Pairs Tournaments on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays, all commencing 3.00pm. Tuesdays and Fridays are our more competitive days attracting many of the best players in the area. The Wednesday Tournament is 'no fear' and provides a relaxed atmosphere for the less experienced player. Whilst players are encouraged to attend with a partner, the Committee will, for all routine Tournaments, arrange a game for any member of visitor who attends on an occasional basis without a pre-arranged partner. All players are asked to attend 15 minutes before the start or 30 minutes before for those requiring a partner. The Club is located at Parque Espléndido enjoying an excellent bar and snacks service. Leaving Javea on the Ctra. Cabo de la Nao, take the right turn into Ctra la Guardia opposite the Saladar supermarket. Continue up the hill and follow the hairpin bend round to the right. Parque Espléndido is on the right, shortly before the junction with Camí de la Granadella. Club Room 96 647 2000. Secretary (Margaret) 96 579 3413 Email: or

Labour International
If you look at life from a left-of-centre point of view and enjoy meeting like minded people for discussion and social events, we are the group for you. We are a branch of Labour International which is an official constituency of the UK Labour Party but Party membership is not compulsory and we welcome visitors to most of our meetings without obligation. Whilst we operate out of Javea, our social events take place up and down the coast, between Gandia and La Vila. For further information please contact Tim Upton on 96 579 0365 or 96 647 0374 email: or visit our web site at

Javea and District Astronomical Society
For more information contact Mike Glazier on 96 285 3202 or email:

UFO Discussion/Research Group
For further information on this unique group, please telephone Dinah Torpy on 96 579 4432 or Pamela Handford on 96 577 1350. We also have a telephone hotline for anomalous sightings on 96 574 4907. Come, search with us and remember today's mighty oak is yesterday's nut that held its ground.

Gay Women of Javea
We are a social group for gay women who live in or around Javea. We meet on a regular basis; once a month at a public venue and once a month at a member's home for BBQ, birthday parties, games evenings, outings etc. If you are interested, please join us on the last Thursday of the month at 8.30pm. For the summer venue and for more information please contact Greet on 96 646 2424 or email:

Javea Community Group
The Javea Community Group is a travel, cultural and social group based in, and operating out of javea. Members come from all over the world but locally from the Marina Alta area. Membership is annual. If you're curious about what we do, how we do it, or what we're like, please attend a monthly meeting at Las Brisas Restaurant on the second Wednesday of each month. Further details from Jeni Jackson Phillips on 96 579 0470 or 619 270 493. Email:

Copyright © 2005 Costa Blanca World