Orihuela Costa provides a vibrant nightlife with many entertainers working along the coastal resorts with its wide range of pubs and restaurants to meet all tastes. There are many local beach resorts along the Orihuela coast and most have been awarded the blue flag in recognition of high quality. Within walking distance are the 3 fantastic beaches of La Zenia with Cala Capitan and Playa Flamenca beaches nearby.
La Zenia itself is in the heart of the Orihuela Costa with easy access to the AP7 motorway and the N332 coastal road. On your doorstep there is an array of large supermarkets, banks, shops, bazaars, restaurants and café bars (many providing great live entertainment).
SUPERMARKETS: Spoilt for choice as there are 4 large supermarkets and a small but adequately stocked late-night supermarket all within walking distance.
STREET MARKETS: There are street markets held daily and the local Playa Flamenca which is a mere 10 minutes walk is held each Saturday. Here you will find in abundance fresh fruit, vegetables, cooked chickens and hams, pottery, plants, clothes, toys, bedlinen, household goods and much much more.
DINING OUT: Campo-mar is within easy walking distance of many restaurants and cafe bars of varying nationalities to suit all palates.
ENTERTAINMENT: Again within easy walking distance are an abundance of bars with the majority having good family entertainment
Only a few minutes walking distance between the Saturday street market and the AP7 Junction is the newly opened (September 2012) Zenia Boulevard Centro Comercial with 5000 car park spaces, over 150 shops including Zara, Guess, Blanco, Primark, H&M, Cortefiel, C&A, Druni, Decathalon, Leroy Merlin, AlCampo supermarket and for entertainment value there is a children´s large play area, casino, a bowling alley, an enormous tv screen showing football and other sports and there is often live entertainment provided on the foodcourt. The centre itself is a pleasure to walk around if only for window shopping (if possible), a bite to eat, a glass of wine, beer or a coffee.
The vibrant Cabo Roig, the popular Flamenca Beach Commercial Centre and the Villamartin Plaza. The main town of Torrevieja with fabulous marina, promenade, Habaneras shopping centre and water park is a 15 minute drive away and every evening during the high and low seasons you will find an abundance of small market stalls providing local crafts along the front.
Football, bowling, 10-pin bowling, go-karting, casino, cinema, swimming.
Just a short drive from the apartment are three superb golf courses and these are the championship golf course at Villamartin, not for the faint hearted is Las Ramblas golf course which is considered to be ¨one of the most challenging in Spain¨ and Royal Campoamor which must be one the most stunning courses. Now, within a 20 minute drive there are many other golf courses recently constructed for your enjoyment and there are plans to design more fabulous courses in the near future.
Iincluding Monarch/Rynair/Easyjet/Jet2 offering budget and scheduled flights from Stansted, Gatwick, Luton, Glasgow, Edinburgh, Prestwick, Shannon, Dublin, Cork and other major European airports.
There are two main airports in the Costa Blanca area and these are Alicante, which is just a 45 minute drive to the property and Murcia, a smaller airport offering low budget flights, is just a 20 minute drive away.
AIRPORT TRANSFER SERVICE:
Airport transfers to and from both these airports can be provided, prices on request.