Orihuela Costa is a coastal region situated on the Costa Blanca
in the province of Alicante
. It sits close to the border with Murcia
, near La Manga
and the beautiful Mar Menor. The region covers several seaside resorts
including Punta Prima, Playa Flamenca, La Zenia, Cabo Roig, Villamartin
, Campoamor and Mil Palmeras. These all are host to many magnificent accommodations, apartment rental, and villa rental and vacation rental choices.
The Costa Blanca is a popular tourist coastline, over 200 km long
. It has two striking areas, Costa Blanca North (also known as the Marina Alta) and Costa Blanca South (the Marina Bajo). The Northern part of the Costa Blanca features sea side towns and resorts such as Dénia, Jávea and Moraira
to the far North. Further south, bigger resorts like Altea
, Alicante and Torrevieja
attract millions of tourists annually. There is no shortage of great lodging options and visitors will find picturesque and fully equipped vacation rentals, villa rentals, condo rentals and apartment rentals
dotted along the town.
Orihuela Costa is an ideal destination for those looking for a beach family holiday, with 16 km of diverse coastline
. It is also an excellent choice for golf holidays; in fact Orihuela Costa is well equipped for all needs, with lots of amenities, facilities and leisure attractions.
The region is easily accessible by railway, air travel and roadways and offers many accommodations, apartment rental, and villa rental and vacation rental choices.
Orihuela Costa enjoys a typical Mediterranean climate
, with cool sea breezes in the summer and protection from surrounding mountains against the cold North winds in the winter. Neither too hot in the summer nor too cold in the winter, with an average of 325 sunny days each year, makes it an ideal all year round destination
. The town also offers spacious luxury accommodations, vacation rentals to budget-friendly villa rentals and apartment rentals situated close to
The Orihuela Costa and Vega Baja areas provide an abundance of quality fresh fruit and vegetables
for the kitchens of the Orihuela Costa. Typical Spanish dishes for the area are "Cocido con pelotas", "Guiso de pavo", "Paella huertana", "Jjudías estofadas" and the signature dish for the area is: "El arroz con costra". Many of these traditional dishes can be recreated in charming vacation rentals, luxury villa rentals, condo rentals and apartment rentals available to rent.
To make the most of your stay, hire a car and enjoy the region. Return home after a day of exploring and any of the vacation rental, villa rental, condo rental or apartment rental choices available, will offer just that.
Traveling to the Costa Blanca is relatively easy with multiple international airports
, the two main ones located in Valencia
and Alicante. Further, the region is connected to European railway systems by high speed train lines and spacious motorways that follow the coast south to cater to driving travelers to the region. The region offers an array of activities and a range of accommodation options from apartment rentals, villas and vacation rentals to suit all budgets and tastes.