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Phone Number: 902505560
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Great for children

One of best kept secrets, large lagoon with sandy beaches great for children and kayaking we have stayed on the Mar Menor and the La Manga both very different .Great beaches on... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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devon
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52 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

One of best kept secrets, large lagoon with sandy beaches great for children and kayaking we have stayed on the Mar Menor and the La Manga both very different .Great beaches on both sides there are some nice places to eat along the Mar Menor and great walking and cycling as it is flat

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Villereal, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Set in the Costa Calida, this salt lake is protected from the Med. by a strip of land on which La Manga is built. So no waves and the water temperature is a couple of degrees warmer. It is also quite shallow with the beaches having kids play areas, disability access (Lo Pagan), and lots of bars and restaurants.

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London, United Kingdom
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129 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

We walked along the front today and it is so pleasant. It's flat and easy walking and plenty to look at with the sea , sand and cafes lining the way. Seems much more sheltered than in La Zenia where our apartment is.

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Darlington, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2015

The Mar Menor is an interesting Lagoon largely,though not entirely, separated from the Mediterranean buy a long narrow strip of land. This is the La Manga Strip. It is some 18 kilometres long and at times the Mar Menor can be seen lapping close to the road as at the same location can be seen the Mediterranean on ther other... More 

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Glos UK
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120 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015

Very nice hotel, quiet considering on a main road, sleep quality excellent. Very nice family run hotel, lovely lady owner who has her eye on the cleanliness and works very hard to keep it spick and span. Cafeteria downstairs for breakfast, orange juice coffee and toast or croissant. Very large rooms.fridge in room. Lovely 3 star but no lift. Free... More 

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Ashford, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015 via mobile

Fabulous accommodation great Golf. Having just returned from this lovely place after a long weekend with three friends playing golf. We played three courses and I'll review them separately on here, but the three bed apartment we stayed in was excellent, roomy with two bathrooms and a decent sized kitchen diner lounge. The local restaurants were excellent and the prices... More 

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Kristiansand, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2015

This is the spot you can have everything with inn a smal spot. The sea , beaches and all the wonderful smal restaurants and tavernas. This is really where you can experience Spanin at its best

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Western Norway, Norway
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389 reviews
189 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 257 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2015

This is a very nice place, both on the mainland side and also on the enclosing hotel strip La Manga. On the La Manga side you can drive north about 20 kms to the marina - passing rows of hotels and beaches on the inside and the Med side. Mar Menor is also good for quiet sailing if you have... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015

This is a beautiful spot. we travelled around the Mar Menor there are so many little towns all around this beautiful salt water lagoon. Jump in a car and just visit some of the beautiful beaches and towns. In Los Urrutias we spent and hour watching a fisherman fishing on what looked like a mirror the only thing that broke... More 

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Ross-on-wye, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

Several long sandy beaches are dotted around the mar menor. The water is a nice temperature and stays pretty shallow for a long way out. We visit in October and the weather is great and the beaches very quiet.

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