La Marina Spain
La Marina guide, holiday rentals, property, map, weather, car hire, airport transfers, golf.
LA MARINA BEACH - PLATJA DE LA MARINA
La Marina - Holidays - Property - Car Hire - Transfers - Golf
With a population of around 3,000 La Marina has some fabulous sandy beaches nearby and the town itself has a good selection of shops,bars and restaurants and a regular bus service running along the coast road between Alicante and Cartagena.
The urbanization of La Marina lies a little inland from the coast and is one of the largest urbanizations on the Costa Blanca, the urbanization has its own range of facilities making it independent from the coastal town.
La Marina attracts a large number of holidaymakers especially during the summer months, there are numerous privately owned properties available to rent on a long or short term basis and visitors should have no problem booking their La Marina holidays (see below for latest properties). La Marina is a good spot for a holiday, being well situated for touring the whole of the Costa Blanca region.
Care should be taken when booking a holiday in La Marina as there are 2 distinct areas to the town. If you are in the La Marina complex, La Escuera, Los Granes or San Fulgencio, you will need to hire a car for accessing the local beaches. If you are in La Marina town, or the El Pinet area beaches can be reached by foot, though of course a car is always handy for exploring a bit further afield.
The weather in La Marina is generally warm and sunny all year round and the resort enjoys a wonderful temperate Mediterranean climate with hot summers and mild winters, making it a perfect location for a vacation or for re-location.
Street markets take place in La Marina on Thursdays and Sundays and there is also a market on Sundays in nearby Guardamar del Segura.
La Marina airport driving distanses: Alicante airport to La Marina is a driving distance of 21 kilometres (13 miles), Murcia (San Javier) airport to La Marina is a driving distance of 62 kilometres (39 miles).
La Marina Property: See above + La Marina Property.