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Dana's Guidebook

Dana

Dana's Guidebook

Sightseeing
The region of Murcia has so much to see & do ! From wine tasting in the fabulous area of Jumilla just under 2 hours away , to wonderful nature reserves and of course with miles of coastline & water sports .. not to mention an array of sports from golf to tennis or scuba diving to cycling !
Wonderful Roman city - a visit to their Roman theatre museum is a must ! You can reach Cartagena in less than 25 minutes by car or take the small train from Los Nietos ( next village to us - ( just few minutes drive).. the train journey takes around 30 minutes and regularly throughout the day & into the evening
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Cartagena
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Wonderful Roman city - a visit to their Roman theatre museum is a must ! You can reach Cartagena in less than 25 minutes by car or take the small train from Los Nietos ( next village to us - ( just few minutes drive).. the train journey takes around 30 minutes and regularly throughout the day & into the evening
Lovely fishing village with fantastic restaurants and bars - great seafood !
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Cabo de Palos
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Lovely fishing village with fantastic restaurants and bars - great seafood !
Food scene
Our lovely little local cafe bar open all year round . Great location -beach fronted - Just a 10 min walk from the villa . We often pop down for Great little breakfast . Open all day and evening .. good value
Cafe Arena
1 Calle Sorolla
Our lovely little local cafe bar open all year round . Great location -beach fronted - Just a 10 min walk from the villa . We often pop down for Great little breakfast . Open all day and evening .. good value
One of our faves .. located in the next village to us .. just a few minutes drive . Delicious food including very good paella’s .. and you can order for one person ( unusual for paella !) great value too . Located on promenade
Restaurante Antonios
260 Avenida de España
One of our faves .. located in the next village to us .. just a few minutes drive . Delicious food including very good paella’s .. and you can order for one person ( unusual for paella !) great value too . Located on promenade
Great restaurant in a lovely location
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Restaurante Bocana De Palos
1 Calle los Palangres
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Great restaurant in a lovely location
Good Italian ( next to Cafe Arena) , walking distance from our villa .. good pizzas ( can do takeaway ) they also have an Indian menu ( not tried !) good value
Restaurante Piccolo Mare
Good Italian ( next to Cafe Arena) , walking distance from our villa .. good pizzas ( can do takeaway ) they also have an Indian menu ( not tried !) good value
Fabulous fine dining ..lovely outdoor dining space too .Look out for their live entertainment evenings.Open all year round . Just minutes walk from us
El Secreto Lounge Restaurant
1 Calle Pintor Rosales
Fabulous fine dining ..lovely outdoor dining space too .Look out for their live entertainment evenings.Open all year round . Just minutes walk from us
From the owners of the renowned Via Romano in Los Belonas ( now closed) comes their new Italian . Located in Los Belonas ( opposite the now closed via Romano) the restaurant has new contemporary look & feel however the food , menu & services remains as before . Great Italian reasonably priced . A reservation is a must !!
Scabetti
51 Calle Mayor
From the owners of the renowned Via Romano in Los Belonas ( now closed) comes their new Italian . Located in Los Belonas ( opposite the now closed via Romano) the restaurant has new contemporary look & feel however the food , menu & services remains as before . Great Italian reasonably priced . A reservation is a must !!
Lots going on
Less than ten minute drive away . Superb sports centre - two championship golf courses , excellent tennis academy and you can also hire bikes from here . Very good selection of shops , bars and restaurants open all year round
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La Manga Club
S/N Urbanizacion Molinos
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Less than ten minute drive away . Superb sports centre - two championship golf courses , excellent tennis academy and you can also hire bikes from here . Very good selection of shops , bars and restaurants open all year round
Walking distance from our villa! Provela is an English based water sports centre located in the main Mar de Cristal marina . You can hire padl boards , learn to sail , and they offer great activity packages for kids too( half day/ full day or week long activities )
Provela Academy
Walking distance from our villa! Provela is an English based water sports centre located in the main Mar de Cristal marina . You can hire padl boards , learn to sail , and they offer great activity packages for kids too( half day/ full day or week long activities )
The town is less than a 4/5 minute drive from the Villa Bella . Good infrastructure ( banks / chemist / shops etc) with some excellent restaurants and bars . Picture doesn’t do justice !!!
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Los Belones
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The town is less than a 4/5 minute drive from the Villa Bella . Good infrastructure ( banks / chemist / shops etc) with some excellent restaurants and bars . Picture doesn’t do justice !!!
In Mar de Cristal we are very lucky in having two lovely marinas where you can hire motor boats , learn to sail or just chill and enjoy great tapas or just have a drink or two .. they are both just a few minute walk from us ..
Marina Mar de Cristal
In Mar de Cristal we are very lucky in having two lovely marinas where you can hire motor boats , learn to sail or just chill and enjoy great tapas or just have a drink or two .. they are both just a few minute walk from us ..
Fun way to sightsee .. they will even pick up up at the villa if you book one of trike tours .. they have 1-3 hour tours or even longer if you like !
Murcia Trike Tours
56 Paseo Colón
Fun way to sightsee .. they will even pick up up at the villa if you book one of trike tours .. they have 1-3 hour tours or even longer if you like !
Local tennis (4 courts) and padl tennis (8 courts ) centre just 6/7 minute walk from us. Tennis court hire €12/hour . Coaching €40/ hour . They also operate a kids tennis academy through out the year for kids 11-16. The centre opens all year round and boasts a gym,outdoor swimming pool & restaurant
MDZ Tennis Academy
Nº 2 Calle Orozco
Local tennis (4 courts) and padl tennis (8 courts ) centre just 6/7 minute walk from us. Tennis court hire €12/hour . Coaching €40/ hour . They also operate a kids tennis academy through out the year for kids 11-16. The centre opens all year round and boasts a gym,outdoor swimming pool & restaurant
Transport and travel
New airport which has opened in 2019 and just 35 minute drive away . Facilities are still limited but as it’s small it’s quick and easy to get through ! Lot of low costs fly into Murcia in the summer . In winter more flights go into Alicante
Región de Murcia International Airport
New airport which has opened in 2019 and just 35 minute drive away . Facilities are still limited but as it’s small it’s quick and easy to get through ! Lot of low costs fly into Murcia in the summer . In winter more flights go into Alicante
Just 65 min drive ( toll roads ) .. well established airport with decent facilities . Good flights all year round
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Alicante Airport
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Just 65 min drive ( toll roads ) .. well established airport with decent facilities . Good flights all year round