When staying in our holiday rental villa you will find Moraira is a perfect holiday location situated on the sunny Costa Blanca coast just one hour from both Alicante and Valencia airports. Known as the St.Tropez of Spain Moraria still retains its charming fishing village feel not having any large hotels or high rise buildings it has a refined and comfortable atmosphere. Moraira boasts three EEC Blue Flag beaches; a wide selection of shops, cafes, bars and restaurants and a beautiful marina.
The countryside around Moraira offers some of the best scenery in Spain with traditional villages to explore especially in the Jalon Valley, which still retains its rural beauty. The spectacular mountain village of Guadalest is an easy drive and makes for a memorable day out.
Nearby the larger, busier towns of Javea, Denia and Calpe, each with marvelous beaches offers a host of activities. Benidorm is 30 minutes away for night life, beaches, the Terra Mitica Theme Park and the Aqualandia water park.
12-22nd April: Local Fiesta Teulada,
13-17th June: Fiesta of Moors and Christians
1st weekend of July: Fiestas of “Font Santa
12-22nd July: Fiesta to honour “Mare de Deu del Carme” and the “Mare de Deu dels Desamparats” (procession, fireworks, vaquillas)
15-16th July: Fireworks & Procession
10-12th August: Teulada Medieval Fiesta & Market
Last week-end of August: Fiestas of l’Andrago
The ultimate family beach, is situated at the foot of the Castle. Here young and old mix freely and a family atmosphere is enjoyed by all. Red Cross lifeguards patrol the beach, and there are foot showers, WCs, a children’s play park, sun shades, restaurants, various water sports and plenty of parking. 100% relaxation is guaranteed on this beach.
Playa Del Portet
A quiet, picturesque cove with fine sand and crystal clear water, lying between the port of Moraira and Cap d`Or Tower. This gorgeous beach has been prized with the Blue Flag Award, which guarantees a perfect day out. Red Cross lifeguards patrol the beach, and there are foot showers, WCs, bars and restaurants.
This sandy/rocky beach runs parallel to the Moraira/Calpe coast road. It has a promenade ideal for relaxing walks, and a good selection of bars and restaurants are located nearby. There is plenty of parking space, and a Red Cross lifeguard team are in close proximity.
Bars and Restaurants
The bars and restaurants of Moraira cater for all tastes from small tapas bars to many fine dining restaurants, you can dance through the night or relax in the chill-out bars what ever you chose you will not be disappointed.
Below are just a selection:-
EL REFUGIO – Moraira Town Centre (C/ Almacenes, 5)Typical Spanish and international cuisine, seafood specialties. Warm cozy and welcoming atmosphere. For reservations . TEL: 965744774
Restaurant GEMISANT – located on the Calpe road about 1.5 Klm outside of Moraira. Offers a range of Spanish and international dishes, Pizzas, pastas, and a good value menu del dia. For reservations TEL: 985744312
Olive Tree Restaurant – located just off the Moraira Calpe road at Camino del Paellero 4, which is next door to the Restaurant Gemisant. The restaurant offers good value International cuisine from a set price 2 or 3 course menu both including house wine. Reservation recommended Tel:966490655
La Dauphin – The restaurant is situated in the bay of El Portet directly on the beach, it is one of the fine dining restaurants Moraira has to offer. With a French Mediterranean kitchen price are high but so is the quality and service. Reservations recommended Tel: 966490432
These golf courses are within about one hour drive : – Club de Golf Ifach, Moraira, 9 holes, 7 km. – Club de Golf Jávea, Jávea, 9 holes, 8 km. – Club de Golf la Sella, Denia, 18 holes, 20 km. – Club de Golf Oliva Nova, Oliva, 18 holes, 35 km. – Club de Golf El Saler, . – Club de Golf Don Cayo, Altea, 9 holes, 20 km. – Club de Golf Bonalba, Muchamiel, 18 holes, 70 km. – Club de Golf San Juan, San Juan, 18 holes, 70 km.