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Local Beaches



Spanish beaches are the most environmentally healthy in Europe, according to the Foundation for Environmental Education (FEE) which has bestowed the much-coveted Blue Flag on 450 of the country’s beaches. Spain came out top of all of Europe and leading the way within Spain itself was the Costa Blanca, which received 48 Blue Flag awards.

The fine white sand of Torrevieja beaches is one of the main attractions for visitors,as well as the calmness of the waters. The warm Mediterranean Sea is crystal clear and calm and most beaches provide entertainment areas for children, volleyball fields, water slides, showers and cafes along the promenades for refreshments.

There are numerous glorious beaches, as you would expect in the Torrevieja area. La Mata, La Zenia, Playa Flamenca, Los Locos, El Cura and Lo Ferris to name just a few. These are some of the best (blue flag) beaches in the Mediterranean and most have entertainment area for children, volleyball nets, bars and restaurants. Plus of course, golden sand and crystal clear water. The climate and the beaches lend themselves to a variety of water sports like water skiing, wind surfing and surfing.

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Playa del Cura beach is one of the most popular since it has games for childrens, showers, rent of hammocks and service of alertness of the Red Cross. It possesses numerous bars and restaurants along his animated walk.

Los Locos Beach, also called El Salaret beach is made of fine golden sand, with clear blue waters. Towards the north, the environment becomes marked by a succession of small coves that spread up to Cabo Cervera. This part of the beach has been adapted for persons of limited mobility.This beach has parking, red cross, lifeguard and special handicapped persons facilities, ice-cream stand, newstand, restaurants, bus stop, promenade, public phones.You can practice here Windsurfing, watercycles, water tube and water parachuting.

Playa de los Naufragos has a semiurban aspect, it shows a few clean waters and a thin sand of an almost white color. The beach is always well visited. Only one kilometre from here you can visit Torrevieja Marina Internacional. This marina has excellent installations with a restaurant, shops and other services for marine sports. Torrevieja is the home port of the largest fleet of sailing boats in the Mediterranean. Today the esteemed Real Club Nautico of Torrevieja & Puerto Deportivo Marina holds in excess of 1500 mooring places of high quality.

Playa del Cura also has the Blue Flag award. This beach has parking, red cross, kids park, water skii, taxi stand, Promenade, bus stop, restaurants, special handicapped persons facilities, public phones, beach umbrellas and hammocks, cleaning service and waste bins.You can practice here beach sports like windsurf and watercycles.


Torrelamata Beach has many attractions for diving and the practice of nautical sports. Torrelamata beach is a beach that has very many services, ideal for the family. The beach is always very clean and there are lifeguards for your security. The water has a wonderfull blue color and is crystal clear.This beach has special handicapped persons facilities, parking, showers, cleaning service, waste bins, public phones, chiringuitos and restaurants.