Located just 1000 metres from the beaches of The Mar Menor, Los Alcázares is on the edge of the Mar Menor, and boasts seven kilometres of beach. An ideal place for water sports, relaxed living or simply enjoying the sun. Situated in the Region of Murcia, 24 kilometres from the town of Cartagena and just 5 kilometres from San Javier international airport. Los Alcázares is the perfect location for your home in Spain .
Los Alcazares has always been a privileged destination for tourists
Throughout history this quiet, sunny corner of Spain with its blue-green waters, golden beaches and warm climate has chosen as a secret destination for travellers from many lands. Today the Roman amphitheatre at Cartagena and the relics left by Greek and Phoenecian visitors can still be seen but the visitors still come back every year.
21st century tourists arrive at our airports at Murcia-San Javier (10 minutes by car) and Alicante (60 minutes by Autopista) from more than fifty European cities and the A7 Autopistawhich runs past the village, connects us with the whole of Europe in a matter of hours. At Corvera (17km) we have a new international airport waiting to be opened.
Los Alcazares is in the centre of a golfers paradise, there’s 16 top class golf courses within 20 minutes drive including the La Manga Club and its 3 championship courses and 6 Jack Nicklaus signature golf courses. Whether the golf’s going well or not you’ll always love the stunning views of the Mar Menor and surrounding mountains.
Sun, Seafood and Sport
Los Alcazares is well known for its’ golden sandy beaches, its restaurants offering fine cuisine from Murcia and around the world and its weekly market and legendary fiestas.
The village has 7km of beaches. The calm waters of the Mar menor are famous for seafood, safe warm waters and for the many international sailing championships which bring Olympic yachtsmen year after year.
Los Alcazares has a large colourful street market on Tuesdays and Saturdays and a number of important festivals throughout the year. The Mediaeval fair in April with one of the largest craft markets in Spain and four days of fun and spectacle brings visitors from the whole of the Southern Costa Blanca.
The world renowned San Javier Jazz festival (6km) tokes place in August and the Los Alcazares annual village festival takes place in mid October with spectacular fireworks and street events each day. Add the traditional Christmas, New Year and Easter celebrations and you will find plenty of fun in this little town of 15,000 people!
Foreign visitors will enjoy the vibrant international community here with numerous clubs and societies excursions, walking tours, cookery classes and any number of sporting activities. There are 25 golf courses within 30 minutes’ drive. There are also National Parks and ancient cities to visit.
There are two bright modern Shopping Malls less than 10 minutes from Los Alcazares.
Cartagena has an exciting seaport area with its Undersea Museum. Also remarkably complete Roman amphitheatre and a vibrant historic town centre with café´s bars and restaurants in its’ narrow ancient streets.
Murcia the regional capital is just 35 minutes from Los Alcazares with its superb tapas, covered market exciting shopping and Ancient Gothic quarter surrounding the Plaza las Flores and the magnificent cathedral.