The area has many fine beaches, the local beach being approx. 25 minutes walk away.
 
local beach
Resorts such as Guardamar, popular with the Spanish holidaymaker, are within 20 minutes drive.
 
Guardamar
For the sporting enthusiast, the area is famous for its many beautiful golf courses.

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Golf

Alicante Town, with its restaurants, bars, museums, shopping and nightlife, is 15 minutes away by car. There is also a regular bus service between Alicante and Santa Pola.