LOCAL BARS, RESTAURANTS, SHOPS & CAFES (5 MIN WALK)
The villa is close to a range of lovely bars, eateries and restaurants, most with complimentary wifi. Dining options include English, Indian, Italian / Pizza, Steakhouse and Spanish Tapas. All day dining and children’s meals are available. A supermarket, pharmacy and wine shop are also located close by.
GUARDAMAR DEL SEGURA (4 MINS CAR OR BUS)
Guardamar has lovely quiet beaches and sand dunes. There is an open air street market every night through the summer with plenty of restaurants & cafe-bars nearby. A short distance away there is a busier beach, Guardamar del Segura, which is one of the longest in Costa Blanca. Here you will find lots of traditional sea front restaurants, shops and attractions.
SPA, BEAUTY TREATMENTS & LOCAL MARKET (5 MIN WALK)
The La Laguna Hotel is situated 2 minutes from El Raso and has a range of Spa and Beauty Treatment. Every Sunday there is a large local market, 5 minutes walk across the orange groves. The market sells everything from fresh meat for your BBQ, fresh fruit & vegetables, cheap wine, freshly cooked food and much more. It is well worth a visit!
TORREVIEJA (10 MINS DRIVE)
In Torrevieja you’ll find the Aquopolis water park, Carrefour shopping centre and the Sports harbour marina, offering you the chance to try different water sports. There are also boat trips to the island of Tabarca, the Rio safari park and zoo, a fairground and the Ozone Entertainment Center, providing restaurants, cinema, bowling alleys and a disco.
Torrevieja has some of the best beaches in Spain, having been awarded "Blue Flag" merit for clean water and excellent facilities. La Mata Beach has been voted the best beach in Spain and is just 5 minutes drive from the villa.
GOLF COURSES (10 MINS DRIVE)
Torrevieja has excellent golf courses, where both national and international championships are held. These courses include La Finca Golf, a wide open course with some very tough holes and super fast greens, and also Villamartin Golf, Campoamor Golf and Alicante Golf, designed by Seve Ballesteros.
BENIDORM (1 HOUR BY CAR)
The bustling resort of Benidorm is approximately 1 hour by car. Benidorm can also be visited by catching a bus in the nearby town of Quesada or by train along the coast from Alicante. Here you can find hundreds of bars and restaurants as well as golden beaches
TERRA MITICA THEME PARK (1 HOUR BY CAR)
A large and impressive Theme Park 'Terra Mitica' is located in Benidorm, The park is divided into 5 themed zones: Egypt, Greece, Rome, Iberia, and the Islands.
AQUALANDIA WATER PARK (1 HOUR BY CAR)
Aqualandia is a waterpark, located in Benidorm. It is twinned with the marine animal park Mundomar, which is immediately next door to Aqualandia, and shares the same free car park. A great day out for adults and kids.