Benidorm Pickpockets and Crime Is Putting Holidaymakers off Says UK Airport Car Parks

15 million UK holidaymakers visit Benidorm each year; many of those are repeat visitors. However, with the continued problem of crime such as pickpockets, many of those repeat visitors are refusing to go back.


Manchester, UK -- (SBWIRE) -- 09/24/2015 -- Benidorm has become one of the most popular holiday destinations in Spain. Each year over 15 million UK holidaymakers visit the resort and in total they receive over 29 million tourists from around the world, but those numbers could drop according to UK Airport Car Parks.

UK Airport Car Parks ( who help people find cheaper airport car parking through their comparison tool believes Benidorm could be in trouble. Many of the 15 million UK holidaymakers are repeat visitors but with the complaints over the past 12 months over crime, those numbers could drop.

Many holidaymakers are turning to social networks to complain about the high level of crime in Benidorm. One of the biggest problems is pickpockets, and although the crime problem is widely known, the police and the Mayor have failed to take action.

Chris Fryer from UK Airport Car Parks who has written an article about the problem ( said the officials in Benidorm claimed they were tackling pickpockets but nothing has been done.

The founder of the airport parking company is asking people to visit their official Facebook page ( to post views on what the officials in Benidorm should be doing. When the problem was highlighted in the world media last year, the Mayor claimed immediate action would be taken, but according to local businesses, residents and UK tourists, nothing has changed.

Some travel agents have already reported a drop in the numbers of repeat bookings for Benidorm. UK Airport Car Parks and other travel experts believe unless the problem is sorted out then Benidorm could lose millions of visitors. The problem has become so big; some people who have been subjected to pickpockets in Benidorm have set up special forums and blogs to warn people.

The team at UK Airport Car Parks want people to offer their opinion on the pickpocket problem. They also want to know is Benidorm still a suitable place for families.

To take part, please visit their official Facebook page (

To learn more about saving money on Airport car parking at Manchester Airport, Gatwick Airport, and other airports, please visit or to learn the secrets in finding cheap easyJet flights, please visit

About provides holidaymakers with a trusted and affordable airport parking, airport hotel and airport lounge solution.

Media Contact:
UK Airport Car Parks
York, YO1 9RA
0774 059 4552