One of the first large buildings constructed in Benidorm is the Emperatriz and is located on the beach. It is a large solid building. Behind the building is a swimming pool (with children's pool) and a green area, a playground for children, a closed parking garages and a place to wash cars.
These apartments were built and designed for wealthy families. The apartments are large and the interiors are designed for the convenience of families. The larger apartments are in the corners of the building, such as the Maria Cristina on the 12th floor. It has 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, toilet, kitchen with utility room, a spacious lounge and a large terrace with sea and beach views. This is one of the largest apartments for up to 7 people.
Opposite the building is a promenade that runs to the center of Benidorm. In front of the building on the beach is a beach volleyball area, another beach soccer area, rental scooters in summer and you can rent chairs and umbrellas ..
Under the building there are some businesses, such as an ice cream parlor, an Italian trattoria Bon Sol, a small Spanish restaurant Vimi, a gourmet restaurant Barranco Playa and a bar. A few steps away there are many other restaurants, pharmacy, newspaper shop and hairdresser. Behind the building there is a small convenience store that has good fruit and vegetables.
There is a bus stop in front. The bus runs every 15 minutes