Mojacar Playa is the beach resort of the picturesque hill town of Mojacar Pueblo. With 17km of uncrowded blue flag beaches, Mojacar Playa is a lively town whose tight development restrictions have managed to retain the natural beauty of the Mediterranean Coastline.
The hill town of Mojacar, just 2km away from the holiday villas in Mojacar Playa, is a historic settlement watching over the Mediterranean. Mojacar Pueblo needs to be explored by foot, as there are so many little gems waiting to be discovered like La FuenteMora, and the old gates of Puerto de la Almedina.
The renaissance of Vera is a stunning walled town with a huge number of monuments and historic architecture. It is an ideal spot to start to uncover the regions history, whilst relaxing in one of Vera’s timeless cafes.
The nearby fishing town of Garrucha is not only a great beach holiday destination, but the town’s seafood is exceptional. If you are staying in a self catering holiday villa in Mojacar Playa, the short trip to Garrucha is a great idea to stock up on food!
As a beach resort, Mojacar Playa’s best feature has to be the beaches. Of the 17km of beaches, 5km is developed, with beach bars and a promenade filled with restaurants, cafes and bars from which to watch the world go by. From the beaches towards Garrucha, fishing from the beach can have some fantastic results. For more information, contact the Mojacar Tourist Information Office.
Mojacar Playa has a large range of water sports on offer. Jet skiing, sailing, canoeing, windsurfing, wakeboarding, banana boating and scuba diving lessons, trips and equipment hire are available along the beach front, available for people with any level of experience. There are also possibilities to paraglide or fly a microlight.
Many people flock to Mojacar for the golf. Mojacar golf courses of all designs and complexities thrive in the region, but if you only have time for one round whilst staying in a holiday rental in Mojacar Playa, try the Marina de la Torre course, which offers not only spectacular golf, but spectacular views too!
The mountains of the Sierra Cabrera are ideal for horse riding, mountain biking and hiking. There are marked footpaths, but some are quite steep and testing.
Mojacar benefits from a very mild climate, which is why Mojacar has become such a Mecca for golf, as Mojacar golf can be played all year round. Winter low temperatures do not often drop below 10˚C, whilst summer temperatures average 25˚C.
Almeria Airport (LEI) receives daily cheap flights from Birmingham (BHX), Leeds (LBA), London, Manchester (MAN) and Newcastle(NCL). Whether you have decided to take a holiday rental in Mojacar Playa for a beach holiday or a golf holiday, you will not be wasting half of your holiday on travel times!