El Valle Golf Resort is located in north eastern Spain, in the beautiful region of Murcia. It is situated south of Alicante and 25km inland from the sandy coastline of the Costa Blanca.The area is renowned for its orchards and sandy beaches.
El Valle Golf Resort is located in Baños y Mendigo, just 10 minutes from the wonderful city of Murcia and 15 minutes from the beaches at San Javier. This luxury resort offers self-catering villa accommodation centred on the Jack Nicklaus designed golf course. The Town Center offers a host of bars, shops and restaurants. Villa residents can also enjoy the use of the swimming pool, tennis courts, luxury Spa and sports centre at this luxury holiday resort.
Most people who choose to rent a villa at El Valle Golf Resort want to take advantage of the Spanish sunshine to play golf. Non-golfers will also find plenty to amuse them on the doorstep of their self-catering villa. El Valle has its own luxury Spa and fitness centre at this Polaris World Resort.
Sun worshippers can sunbathe around the swimming pool or visit the beautiful sandy beaches in the area. The coastline around San Javier and Torrevieja is known for its sandy coves. Some beaches have all the toys for those who are looking for water sports while other beaches are undeveloped. Enjoy exploring the area and you will soon find your own favourite beach.
The area known as Mar Menor, or Little Sea, is a natural lagoon cut off by the 13 mile long spit of land. This extraordinary natural feature at La Manga is ideal for swimming in. It is about 8 metres deep and is much warmer than the sea! There is a lighthouse on the end of the strip called Cabo de Palos. Stop for a refreshing drink at one of the many cafés along the strip and enjoy the view across the lagoon.
Murcia is the capital city of the region of the same name. There are many wonderful buildings in the city dating back over 800 years. The Cathedral de Santa Maria is a magnificent Baroque Cathedral dating back to the 15th century.
The Museum Ramon Gaya displays the powerful work of this local artist, whose work was influenced by Vasquez and Rembrandt. Murcia has many other museums and art galleries showcasing its rich history.
The Almudi Palace and the Arabic-influenced Castle of Monteagudo are also worth exploring.
Temperatures in the Murcia area of Spain are mild in the winter and hot in the summer. Average temperatures in July and August may reach 33C (91F) with no rain. Up to 2 inches of rain may fall in showers each month during the rest of the year. Winter temperatures rarely drop below 10C (50F) so villa rentals at El Valle Golf Resort are a popular winter vacation too.
The nearest airport to La Torre Golf Resort is San Javier which is just 15km away. The drive takes about 15 minutes. The larger airport is Alicante International Airport which is approximately 40 minutes drive from El Valle Golf Resort