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Mar Menor

+34 902 50 55 60
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Lovely part of Murcia and gorgeous beaches

This area is perfect for a laid back holiday...... some gorgeous beaches.. restaurants and towns... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2017
Lovely area

Worth driving around the Mar Menor and stopping at various spots to see the views from different... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

This area is perfect for a laid back holiday...... some gorgeous beaches.. restaurants and towns that dot the coast line. San Javier has some good shopping!

Thank candymanPeterborough
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Worth driving around the Mar Menor and stopping at various spots to see the views from different perspectives.

Thank MrandMrsSomerset
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Lovely salt water lake with La Manga on one side an a range of small owns and villages on the other. Loys to do and see and the locals are very friendly and helpful.

1  Thank dnallot18
Reviewed 23 September 2017

There are lots of small resort towns and villages on the coast line of the Mar Menor, in our opinion these are on the mainland side of the Mar Menor such as Santiago de la Ribera, Lo Pagan, Los Alcazares, San Pedro and many many...More

2  Thank dnowland_12
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Lots to do here, the way the beaches intertwine on the strip are fascinating- you have the Atlantic side which is much more breezy and choppier then to the left over mar me or you have the Mediterranean views. Great long coastal areas with local...More

2  Thank Maria M
Reviewed 27 June 2017

We spent a month at Playa3 in Los Alcazares. It was hot & sunny most days. Playa 3 is in walking distance of the Hotel 525 Mall which has a large selection of restaurants which range from posh to an English chippy. You can get...More

7  Thank Indymuse
Reviewed 24 May 2017

8 of us went to this venue which doubled as our center of golf. 4 of our party enjoyed the hotel room they were at - the others were in the residences, which was not to my liking. The bedrooms are really built for families,...More

2  Thank FRANK E
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Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Been here a number of times at various times of the year and the climate is great. Always stay in a small village called Roda which is just outside Los Alcazares. Great for children as the Mar Menor water is not tidal, no currents and...More

3  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 March 2017

From Lo Pogan, San Pedro del Pinatar, on to Los Alcazares a pletherer of clean sandy beaches. Most have bars on the beach and childrens playgrounds, safe bathing for the little ones. Plenty of bars and restaurants serving good cheap food just across from the...More

1  Thank Joan H
Reviewed 13 February 2017

This is largest Lagoon in Europe and has been a fantastic place for years n years. Recently though , overspill from the boom in agriculture (due to water canals from wet regions of Spain) has effectively maimed this natural wonder. The water has turned black...More

6  Thank Anaru M
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26 November 2017|
Response from dnowland_12 | Reviewed this property |
We have never seen Flamingos on the Mar Menor so could not give you an answer to your question. We have seen plenty of birds, including Flamingos on the salt lakes of Torrevieja and Santa Pola if this helps.
2 January 2017|
Response from frizma | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I don't really eat a lot of fish and the people I'm with like basic food so they like to stick to the British menus. maybe next time we will experiment more.
16 November 2016|
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Response from N C | Reviewed this property |
They are normally up in June