Coast/Beach; El Portet: (4 minutes by car) picturesque small beach, sandy, very shallow, suitable for small children. Tables set out on upper beach terrace, food and drinks available. Cumbre beach (Moraig): easy 3 minutes by car. Stunning scenery, food and drink available from kiosk.
Moraira; (8 minutes by car) excellent sandy beach with restaurants, sun beds, suitable for all children and children play areas. 600 berth quality marina, with superb restaurant and bar areas. Quant historic town, with restaurants and night life that suits all ages.
Golf; La Sella: Marriott, 27 hole golf course - 10 kilometres. Benidorm: 2 x 18 hole golf course - 35 kilometres. Ifach: 9 hole course - 5 kilometres. Javea Golf Club. 18 hole golf course - 5 kilometres. Oliva: 18 holes -30 kilometres.
Distances; Moraira: 5 kilometres - 8 minutes by car. Benitachell: traditional Spanish village: 4 kilometres - 12 minutes by car. Javea: three separate areas: quaint, Old town, cosmopolitan port area and Arenal busy beach -12 kilometres - 20 minutes by car. Altea: historic old town with beautiful church, 30 minutes by car. Benissa: traditional Spanish town with beautiful Church and square 10 kilometers - 15 minutes by car.
Further details; Main supermarkets at the bottom of the hill on the way to Moraira: commercial centre about ten minutes walk offers Chinese, Italian and two quality Indian restaurants, pubs and tapas bars. Go-karting - for all ages (high speed carts for grown-up boys!) about ten minutes drive. Moraira offers a weekly Market (every Friday) which is superb and attracts all the locals offering great bargains and vegetables. There are also other town markets throughout the week in the locality. Moraira is high end quality and a very pretty 'real town', very safe to live in and walk around at night and with a lovely old part and a newer area which has been developed very sympathetically. It has sophisticated shops and restaurants as well as local tapas bars and boutiques and of course, the marina which is gorgeous. The town is vibrant, well managed and offers that “green' environment. There are no higher rise buildings apart from two smaller legacy buildings which are not on the tourist path. It is a very clean and green environment, with plants everywhere, and is a really pretty town! It is an area considered by the World Health Organisation to have one of the most environmentally perfect climates in the world. Moraira has been sympathetically developed, retaining all the old Spanish charm, and is known as the jewel of the Costa Blanca. The town has a blue flag award-winning, clean and safe sandy beach, as well as another lovely sandy cove at El Portet.
On a clear day, magnificent views include east to Ibiza, Calpe's famous Penon de Ifach and the stunning Montgo or 'Elephant' mountains. Access is exceptionally simple via the motorways and roads: Trains run into the heart of Valencia for day-trips and Barcelona and Madrid are within easy reach. And of yes, quality shopping areas aren't far away in Alicante and Benidrom.