La Ciñuelica is a Spanish seaside tourist resort located in Costa Blanca South, very close to the much sought-after urbanization of Punta Prima, in Orihuela Costa. La Ciñuelica is situated only 35 minutes from the international airports of Murcia and Elche-Alicante. From both airports you have different transfer options to La Ciñuelica, including buses, taxis or car hire.
The sandy beaches in the area extend several kilometres and they are some of the cleanest around. For this reason they are awarded the Blue Flag status year after year.
La Ciñuelica has the typical Mediterranean climate, with cool sea breezes in summer and mild temperatures in winter. The area boasts around 3,000 hours of sunshine each year and the average temperature easily exceeds 20 degrees Celsius.
Back in 1986 the World Health Organisation recommended the climate of the Costa Blanca as one of the healthiest in the world, neither too hot in the summer nor too cold in the winter. With an average 325 sunny days a year La Ciñuelica is an ideal all-year-round destination.
La Ciñuelica is situated a ten minute drive just south of Torrevieja, which means you can enjoy all of its amenities such as the shopping complex Habaneras, waterpark, nightclubs, casino, ten pin bowling, marina, boat trips, beautiful broad promenades, and the amazing natural park of the salt lakes of Torrevieja and La Mata, where you can admire numerous endangered species.
There is a street market near La Ciñuelica every day of the week along the coast and inland. For instance, you can find one of the best markets in Playa Flamenca every Saturday morning, where you can buy all sorts of items, including food, clothing, decoration, cleaning products, etc. Also in Playa Flamenca there is an indoor market open daily where you can find a wide variety of Spanish and international products.
When you feel like eating out, near La Ciñuelica you can choose among numerous restaurants catering for a wide variety of tastes, including Spanish, English, Italian, Indian, Swedish, Chinese and Japanese. You can also visit Zenia Boulevard, the largest commercial centre in the province of Alicante, where there are plenty of choices for a good meal to suit all ages and tastes. This is also the perfect place to spend the afternoon or evening checking out the many shops and attractions in store for visitors. And all of this is just a 5 minutes´ drive from your property in La Ciñuelica.
Two minutes from La Ciñuelica, in the commercial centre Punta Marina, you will find several facilities to make your daily life easier including a large supermarket, Chinese restaurant, Fish and Chips restaurant, Swedish restaurant, American style restaurant, Italian restaurant, Irish pub, English clothes shop, white goods shop, perfume shop, etc.
Punta Marina is also the place where E-Style´s office is located and that is where you should go for a wide range of apartments, townhouses and villas in La Ciñuelica, only 4 kilometres to the south of Torrevieja.
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Golf lovers can find three golf courses less than 10 minutes´drive from La Ciñuelica, and a few more within one hour´s drive from the resort. Campoamor Golf, Villamartín Golf and Las Ramblas Golf are the three courses closest to the area. Campoamor Golf features long and wide fairways with challenging greens and slopes. For its part, Las Ramblas Golf is conveniently located between two ravines, and this is why this course requires the player to use great precision when hitting the ball as both fairways and greens are narrow and demanding. In turn, Villamartín Golf offers an excellent design with fast greens always magnificently maintained throughout the 18 holes that golf lovers will enjoy to the most. In around 15 minutes´drive you can get to La Marquesa Golf in Ciudad Quesada, which lies in a valley between two mountains with the course being mainly flat, making it very suitable for walking. Well known La Manga Golf course is only 30 minutes away by car. Theres is certainly a suitable course for all standards of players.
All manner of water-sports can be pursued in the numerous beaches near La Ciñuelica, including wind-surfing, sailing and para-gliding. There is also a municipal sports centre boasting excellent sports facilities including tennis, bowling, football and paddle.
If you like to be active and do some fun activities during your holiday or maybe you have kids then why not head to Go-Karts Orihuela Costa for an action-packed day out. There are other activities available such as paintballing and some fun fair rides making it great fun for all ages and tastes. You can also have a nice meal at the restaurant while your kids have fun.
When planning an excursion not too far from you property in La Ciñuelica, you cannot miss the historical city of Orihuela. Located 25 kilometres from Orihuela Costa and having around 50,000 inhabitants, Orihuela is a major town within the province of Alicante on the Costa Blanca about 55 kilometres south-west of Alicante city heading inland.
Orihuela has one of the largest cultural heritages in the area and was home to the famous Spanish poet Miguel Hernandez. In the 8th century Orihuela was converted into the capital of the Christian kingdom. Later on, during the Muslim conquest, the city was able to conserve its independence until the 9th century and it was re-conquered by Castilla in the 13th century. Three centuries later, it was graced with being the Episcopal Headquarters. Up until now, it has taken great pride in maintaining all its monuments, which you certainly must visit.
A few of the main things to see in Orihuela are the Cathedral of El Salvador showing a Gothic style located in the historic Calle Mayor, the Palace of Rubalcava, used nowadays for weddings, the Casino Orcelitano which dates from the 19th century, the Santa Justa y Rufina Church of various styles including Gothic and Baroque and the School of Santo Domingo, originally a Dominican Convent, converted to a university in the 16th century. Orihuela is also home to numerous museums open all year round with free admission.
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