Things to do
From Alicante or Murcia airport hiring a car is easy and cheap! Alternatively private taxis can be arranged. The bus service also runs to and from Cabo Roig to a number of places of interest.
Restaurants and Bars
You are spoilt for choice with the fine cuisine and restaurants of Cabo Roig. With some restaurants winning Five Star awards, it's no wonder that the locals choose to spend the warm evenings dining with their families in the resort. The restaurants liven up later in the evening, hosting vibrant, local entertainment. There are also a number of bars in the area which provide good quality, nightly entertainment for adults and children.
The Glass House | Life Bar | Grabbarna Grus Bar | Il Senso | VIP Lounge |Shalimar | The Loft | The Italian Affair | Listers | Asia Chic | Sinatras | Poco Loco's Tex Mex | The Cellar | Some Place Else | Chiringuita | The Harley Bar | La Tasca | Green Chilli | China Town | Ocean Spice | Bar Med | The Living Room | Bar Liquid | Flannigans | Happy Dayz | Reggies |Krazy Chris | Skala Club | Le Paradis | Kazbar | Bushwacka | Shakira II | Blue Mesa | La Frontera | Puccini's | Listers | Bar Mono | The Trinity | The Bog Road | The Nut House | New World | The Queen Victoria | Smiling Jacks | The Well | Pharaoh's Sports Bar | Maguires | Johnny B's | Havana Bar | Gourmet Burger | Wok Buffet | O'Donovans | La Bahia | YOLO | Eiffel Tower | Mawi | Rigbys | The Black Horse | YOLO | Glacier | Poco Loco |
There are four world-class golf clubs all within 30 minute drive of the apartment - Villamartin being the closest at only 5 minutes.
There are a number of historic cities within an hour's drive of Cabo Roig - Murcia, Cartagena, Orihuela, Elche and Alicante. Also La Manga and the Mar Menor are well worth a visit.
You cannot be serious! - Just a 5 minute walk from the apartment, Cabo Roig Club lies next to the beach of Cala Capetan. The club has four hard courts, its own Swimming Pool, Bar and restaurant. Qualified tennis coaching is also available.
Take a ride in the spanish countryside, within a 5 minute car ride is The Ranch at Campoamor. There is also Club Hipco near Villamartin, El Rancho at Los Montesinos and El Refugio Guardamar.
There are a couple of mini-supermarkets just outside the apartment, including a 24hr one; they stock everything you could possibly need for your holiday. There are also several major shops and well known supermarkets all within the local area.
Take your pick! - the lovely Cabo Roig beaches - Cala Capitan & Playa Caleta, are just a 5 minute walk from the Playa Marina. There is even a small nudist beach at 200m and a little further are the popular Playa de La Zenia beaches - Cala Cerrada & Cala Bosque, which are just around the headland. The Orihuela Costa has a massive 16km of coastline with coves of transparent waters and fine sand. With prestigious beaches such as Punta Prima, Playa Flamenca - Cala Mosca & Cala Estaca, Dehesa de Campoamor - Agua Marina, La Glea & Barranco Rubio, and Playa de Mil Palmeras on your doorstep!! This area's beaches are awarded the Blue Flag year after year.
If you are on holiday in Cabo Roig and interested in taking scuba diving course, you can do it in Playa Flamenca under the supervision of a PADI professionals. For advanced divers they have trips to several wrecks and the marine reserve. They also offer escorted dive trips from shore, boat diving and night diving.
Contact: Scubaworld - www.divecostablanca.com or Tel: 0034 667057640
Get slippery when wet, dare you bare and ride the black hole?
Rio Safari Elche - Enjoy nature between 4000 Palm Trees and take a ride on the mini train. Enjoy the aquaterrarium, aviary, crocodile land and all the different animal exhibitions. In summer you can splash in the swimming pool, visit the ice-cream parlour, picnic zone and have a go at karting.
Go-Karts Orihuela Costa - Baby Kart Tracks 5-10yrs, Junior - 11-15yrs. Adults from 16yrs. Quad Tracks. Enjoy the speed sensation as race drivers.
There are a couple of bike hire companies which hire out all types of family cycles and mountain bikes. They will drop off & collect from the apartment.
- www.dialabike.net - 'deliver to the door' DialABike has low cost cycles for rent, so you can enjoy mountain biking through the Spanish countryside.
Find a quiet cove and fish off the rocks for as long as you like or just a 1 minute walk from the apartment you can get your rod out on the beach! Better still, go and meet the big guys - why not take a boat trip?
Keep Fit? or Relax
Maxx Gym - A top gym with sauna/showers etc. - just up the road in Playa Flamenca.
The Orihuela Costa Resort - Gym, Pool, Tennis, Restaurant, Sauna, Showers, Massage etc.
Sophia Wellness Centre - Cabo Roig (behind Global Cars) Tel: 965 322 863 - Swedish Body Massage, Aromatherapy, Indian Head Massage, Remedial & Sports Injury Massage, Reflexology, Reiki. with Scott Wood (MHFST MICHT FHT IIHHT). Also Gym, Sauna & Steam. Ladies only sessions available for Gym, Gents & Ladies seperate sessions for sauna & steam. Call 695 343 152 or 966 775 718.
Thalasia - Thalassotherapy Centre - 4,500sqm located on the Marina at San Pedro del Pinatar. State of the art facilities, Physiotherapy, Hydrotherapy and Marine Beauty experts treat you to a unique pampering experience. AP-7 Exit 774. Tel: 902 334 330.
JPS Fitness & Personal Trainer - Insted of going back home twice as heavy as you came with all that holiday over-indulgence, surprise your friends and go back half the weight! - Get fit with your own fit personal trainer Jason or join him at one of his many fitness classes? Check the website for details or call 693 596 533 or 693 596 532/email: infojpsfitness.net
Ballroom/Latin dancing with La Bamba´s Asturias Restaurant N332 next to Go-Karts social dance Monday 7.30 till late. Tuition Friday 10am-12 Tel 966760043 or 616478157
Social Modern and Modern Sequence Dancing at The Cabo Cervera Hotel, Torrevieja (near Masa Hotel) 8.00 pm to 10.30 pm
Ballroom Dancing and some Modern Sequence Dance at Ciudad Quesada Social Club (Bowls Club) at Quesada Every Wednesday at 8.00 pm to 10.30 pm. For Full Details Tel: Derek on 96-678-4302 More often than not you will need to leave a message as apart from the dancing he is also a very busy local builder. He will ring you back or just come along with or without a partner. A good friendly night out awaits you.
Modern Sequence and Ballroom Dancing Every Thursday at 8.00 pm to 10.30 pm at La Marina Bar - behind Fire Station, Torrevieja, Alicante. For Full Details Tel: Derek on 96-678-4302 or e mail kerrazitahotmail.com (You can come alone or bring a partner - over 50 people attend each event ) We look forward to seeing you there.
A friendly welcome awaits you.