Villas for sale in Guardamar del Segura, a city with a population of just over 11,000, has historically played the role of guardian of the Segura River. It is located between the cities of Santa Pola and Torrevieja, approximately 45 minutes from Alicante International Airport. It owes its existence to the dunes that formed him. Natural dunes are formed from sand precipitated by both the Segura River and the sea, and are blown into the country by east winds.
The city has a sports center "Las Rabosas" and a magnificent urban sports complex with a swimming pool, three football fields, basketball courts, tennis courts, and an indoor gym. We can say for sure that this place is ideal for people who are into sports. Golf enthusiasts will find beautiful courses in the area. Numerous local restaurants offer excellent gastronomy with high-quality seafood. There is a huge street market. Fans of vibrant nightlife can visit neighboring Torrevieja with its many nightclubs, bars and restaurants, all just a short taxi ride away.
Guardamar del Segura has a typical Mediterranean climate with cool sea breezes in the summer and protection of the surrounding mountains from the cold northerly winds in winter. There is little rainfall in the summer, with an average annual temperature of +18.2 ° C. The average annual rainfall is 293 mm.
Beautiful natural surroundings make the city very picturesque, there are many beautiful places where you can observe the local nature, and the parks are great for cycling. Here you can find squirrels, swans and other birds in their natural habitat. At the mouth of the river you can go fishing, camel riding, and visit the Molino de San Antonio Windmill, do all imaginable water sports, such as sailing, windsurfing, water skiing, scuba diving, canoeing and others.
Plus, Marina de Las Dunas at the mouth of the river holds 498 berths. From natural parks to natural wonders, this pocket of the south-east coast of Spain is filled with surprises, for example, the bright pink salt lake in Torrevieja, which has a layer of healing mud under the surface. Closer to the center, you can stroll through the pine forest and eucalyptus trees in Alfonso Park or go on a boat trip to the protected marine reserve that surrounds Tabarca Island.