The Area

Cuidad Quesada

Located on a South facing hillside, Ciudad Quesada boasts stunning views over the Torrevieja salt lakes - one of which is the most important working salt lake in Europe, the other is a designated nature reserve where you can see an abundance of wildlife. Just beyond that, you will catch tantalising glimpses of the Mediterranean.

The facilities at Ciudad Quesada are second-to-none, with a vast array of shops, supermarkets, bars and restaurants and every amenity you might need including banks, dentists, chemists, hairdressers, and a medical centre.

Renowned for its sunny beaches, sleepy afternoons and delicious cuisine, Spain is also home to some dramatic mountain ranges, clean sandy beaches. The large bustling town of Torrevieja is just ten km away with hundreds of bars, restaurants etc, and a lovely seaside promenade with night time market. But you have Quesada town on your doorstep, this comes with shops, bars, restaurants, golf course and its own water park. Alicante and Murcia airports are 30 minutes and the nearest beach is less than 10 minutes drive away. If you are a golfer, then they are many professional golf courses, Villamartin, Las ramblas and Campoamar.

Quesada Water ParkThe local water park, Torrevieja town and open markets are open every day during the Summer months. They are an abundance of flamingos and other wildlife on the saltlakes, and the area is the second healthiest place in the world mainly due to the saltlakes.

One of the greatest tourist attractions of Torrevieja has always been its variety of entertainment for families and young people. There are more than a hundred night bars, the majority concentrated in the so-called El Baluarte area in the La Punta district, which have become a major attraction for thousands of people from all over the world.


Guardamar, also known as Guardamar del Segura is a typical Spanish town which not only has some of the best beaches in Spain, it also has an excellent street market every Wednesday morning and some brilliant shops, bars and restaurants.

The long, sandy beaches at Guardamar consistently win the coveted Blue flag awards every year for their cleanliness, safety and facilities etc.

Guardamar Playa del Campomar is at the southern end of Guardamar.

Guardamar Moncayo beach - Playa del Moncaio, is the next beach going northwards from Playa del Campomar.
Next, going northwards is Roqueta Beach - Playa la Roqueta.
Next, is Centro Beach - Playa Centro.
Dunes at Playa Los TusalesNext, going northwards, is Guardamar Playa de le Babilonia - After the Centro beach follows the Playa de le Babilonia, where you will see the old fishermens cottages.

Next, the Vivers Beach - Guardamar Playa del Vivers. Also here, you will see the Dunas De Guardamar and a little further on, the mouth of the river Segura and the Marina de las Dunas of Guardamar del Segura.

Next, Guardamar Playa Los Tusales - This beach is on the other side of the river Segura going out of Guardamar. Although a bit further to drive, this is especially beautiful as few make the effort to get here.