Urbanización Playa Principe are excellent front line beach properties in a prime position on the La Manga strip about 1km from the Tomas Maestre marina (largest on the Mar Menor)
The holiday complex is located directly on the beach near Puerto Tomas Maestre marina and has an outdoor adult’s swimming pool with children’s paddling area, surrounded by terrace and lawn.
The Tomas Maestre marina is 1500 m away and offers a range of leisure and sport activities. shops, supermarket, banks and the marina itself is very beautiful and offers an excellent range of bars and restaurants offering many types of cuisine from French, Greek, Mexican and of course Spanish restaurants have contributed to the areas cosmopolitan reputation
The weather on the Costa Calida is the best in Spain . Winters are warmer and drier than any other part of Spain making the climate not only enjoyable but also beneficial from a health point of view. The average year round temperature is 20°C and there are approximately 320 days of sunshine per year, low humidity and very low rainfall making it a near perfect climate.
The Mar Menor (or ‘small sea’) located on the Costa Calida, is the largest natural saltwater lagoon in Europe and waters sustain temperatures of approximately 17 degrees centigrade average per year. It is a unique spot offering clean water with peaceful, tide- free bathing on pleasant shores, whatever the time of year.
The Mar Menor was created a little over 1000 years ago. Originally a safe little bay, offering shelter for even large ships, it became a natural lagoon when sediments from the sea built up on a small underwater mountain range and closed off the inlet with a sandbar. On its Western side is mainland Spain , and on its Eastern side is La Manga de Mar Menor, a strip of land,
These luxury air-conditioned holiday apartments sit just 20 metres from the Mediterranean Sea and 20 metres from the Mar Menor Lagoon. They have wonderful sea views, a shared swimming pool and hydromassage showers.
The apartments are located in La Manga del Mar Menor, where you can find long, sandy beaches. A supermarket and restaurants can be found in the Tomás Maestre Marina area, just 300 metres away. The saltwater Mar Menor is popular with swimmers and for a range of water sports including canoeing and windsurfing. The city of Cartagena is 35 km away.
The capital of the province Murcia, and 50 minutes drive from the international airport in Alicante. The City of Murcia is built in 831 after Christ. Nowadays Murcia offers a lot of pubs en restaurants and also shopping centers. Cartagena is about 40 minutes driving from Mar Menor beach Resort. It is a Port which is 3000 years old. You can take a nice walk along the harbour with the Muralla del Mar ( a famous wall). Cartagena has also a lot of restaurants and shops.
The Mar Menor sea has its own unique eco-system and protected fauna and flora. It is relatively shallow and therefore has a pleasant water temperature all year round. It has cristal clear water and long white beaches. Because of its position between sea and land the peninsula is a very popular holiday area. It boasts numerous restaurants and is the summer holiday destination for thousands of, mainly Spanish, holidaymakers.
This area is in sharp contrast to the quieter picturesque beaches of Los Alcazares, Santiago de la Ribera and San Pedro del Pinatar. These seaside resorts are friendly with pretty beaches and boulevards to enjoy and numerous restaurants and pubs. These all are within 10 minutes driving from the Mar Menor Resort.
This part of the coast is a diver’s paradise and offers beautiful white beaches scattered amongst rugged rock formations. This is a perfect area for watersports lovers but also for the hiking- and nature lovers and to top it all, Costa Calida has an annual average of 315 sunny days and an avarage year temperature of 18 degrees