Cabo Roig is a popular beach resort located in an area known as the Orihuela Costa on the Southern Costa Blanca of Spain.
Situated inbetween La Zenia to the north and Campoamor to the south, Cabo Roig is close to the major town of Torrevieja.
With fantastic weather and easy access to Murcia airport just 20 minutes drive south and Alicante airport 40 minutes drive to the north, no wonder Cabo Roig has become a popular place for holidaymakers and people owning second-homes as well as a growing permanent expat population.
Cabo Roig is known for its clean blue flag beaches and is popular for tourists from Northern Europe as well as the residents of the neighbouring region of Murcia who often flock to the beaches at the weekends. It is a typical seasonal holiday destination busiest over the summer months of July and August and at its quietest in the winter.
Often it is May and October which are the best times to visit Cabo Roig as the weather is warm, not too hot and humid and not as busy as it becomes during the school holidays. There are a few beaches in Cabo Roig which are Playa Cala Capitan and Playa Cala Caleta which are clean and safe for children. Also within easy walking distance are the beaches at La Zenia, Playa Flamenca and Campoamor. The Cabo Roig Marina is one of the best marinas on the popular Costa Blanca coastline. Located in an attractive area it has over two hundred mooring spaces, a restaurant and some other good facilities.
The eye-catching 16th century watchtower, around which Cabo Roig originally grew, is now part of a restaurant complex which overlooks the recently modernised marina.
The marina is located by the well-known Cala Caleta beach and meandering above the marina is the pretty Cabo Roig to La Zenia cliff walk.
Property in Cabo Roig has always been desirable with European buyers due to it being a high end residential area located near the beach, on Spain´s south Costa Blanca. Cabo Roig neighbourhood itself is very quiet and private with many secluded properties. Cabo Roig is one of the Costa Blanca’s premier beach resorts known for its white, sandy, Blue Flag beaches and it´s picturesque harbour is one of the finest marinas on this popular coastline.
The Cabo Roig ´strip´ however has a wide selection of bars, restaurants, clubs and amenities. Closer to the beach, there are many family activities including water sports and scuba diving, with horse-riding, go-karting, tennis and golf nearby. Safari and water parks and cultural attractions are only a short drive away.
When you are tired of all that sun and sea it´s time to go shopping! The recently opened Zenia Boulevard shopping mall is right on your doorstep. The largest shopping centre in the province, described by many people as a small city, it has streets, squares, fountains, daily concerts and events, all creating an enjoyable and friendly atmosphere. Designed for both enjoyment and entertainment, there are over 150 shops including Primark, Leroy Merlin, Media Markt, Zara, H&M, C&A and many more including a mouthwatering selection of places to eat.
For those who love golf, there are some of Spain’s top courses within easy reach. Four of them are located nearby, Villamartin, Las Ramblas, Campoamor and Las Colinas are only ten minutes away with many others, including the 3 famous La Manga courses, just over a half hour drive south down the AP7.
Flight access to the area is excellent with two main airports in close proximity. Alicante airport is a 50 minute drive away and Murcia airport is just 20 minutes.
So, if you love golf, shopping, sunshine and the beach take a look at our latest selection of properties for sale in Cabo Roig.