With regard to hotel and restaurant opening times in Orihuela, the hotel and catering trades have defined timetables depending on the type of service they provide.
In Orihuela and across the municipality, most hotels have reception service 24 hours, so you can check in without having to worry about closing times, the same is true in the case of apartments and aparthotels.
Tourist accommodations in Orihuela often lock their front doors at night, so you will probably have to call a member of staff to open the door, with a mobile number often provided at the door.
Hostels for students or young groups have, unlike hotels, restricted entry and exit times, whereby they close their doors a certain time in the evening. You should ask before leaving the hostel to find out exactly which time they shut the doors so you have no problems if likely to return back at a late hour.
As for the restaurants in Orihuela, schedules differ, with most restaurants usually opening around 12:30 or 13:00 and the kitchen closing at about 15:30. In the evening restaurants usually open again at 20:00 with last orders taken about 24:00.
In the case of the snack bars, almost all have the same opening hours stated above, but usually lengthened slightly in the evening.
Cafes vary with some open for breakfast at about 8:00 in the morning or earlier if it is in an area where you will find public agencies or colleges, and they often close at noon to reopen again from 16:30 to 21:00.
The pubs and cocktail bars open around 21:30 to 22:00 hrs. and close their doors at around 3:00 am.
From about 00:00 to 2:00 open the nightclubs, but people only start really entering these establishments at 2 or 3 in the morning when the pubs and bars close their doors.
Most nightclubs are open until 6:00 in the morning, and during summer there are even some nightclubs that stay open until noon the next day.
Another interesting fact is that you also have food delivery available, which in the municipality is varied and for almost 24 hours a day one can order pizzas, burgers, sandwiches, shawarmas, hot dogs, Chinese food, salads and even ice cream from home and delivered to your door. Remember that there are some hotels that do not allow the entry of this type of service.
In Orihuela Costa timetables for all services related to hotels and restaurants are usually lengthened a little in summer, with many bar terraces that open around 19:00 and remain open until late at night, for those who like to keep outdoors during the warmer summer months.
Also on the beachfront in Orihuela Costa, you have a wide selection of beach bars, or 'chiringuitos' as they are known as in Spain, that usually open in the morning at 12:00 and that do not close until midnight. Some remain open after this time.
You also have a wide selection of ice cream parlours on the coast that are open every day from noon till night.
As for the dining establishments in the Ociopía Shopping Centre, opening hours are Monday through to Thursday from 12:00 to 24:00 hrs, Friday, Saturday and eve of public holidays from 12:00 until 1:00am, as is the case for the few Sundays and public holidays that the centre opens.
One of the Restaurants in Orihuela Costa is the Restaurante Asturias. This restaurant has good traditional food including tapas.There are also menus and dishes with very good price, it is one of the cheap...
Avda. del Mar 1, Urbanización Punta Prima 03189 Orihuela Costa, España
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