Roquetas De Mar Holidays - Traditional, Fantastic Beach, Relaxing Atmosphere!
Roquetas de Mar, Spain is located approximately 25kms south of Almeria the regional capital of Costa Almeria. Roquetas de Mar which translates to “little rocks on the sea” is a former Moorish fishing village with traditional whitewashed buildings and a labyrinth of cobbled streets. Holidays to Roquetas de Mar give you the chance to experience a more quiet and relaxing break with a fantastic un-crowded beach to soak up the sun. The resort is suitable for families though the beach does shelve quite sharply into the sea so extra care would be needed with children. There are plenty of traditional shops selling knick knacks, leather and hand painted ceramics plus open air markets to visit.
You can take a stroll along the fantastic promenade which stretches over 3kms along the sands and there are plenty of bars offering karaoke and quiz nights, there are a couple of night clubs for those looking for something livelier. Restaurants cater for every taste offering traditional as well as International cuisine. Attractions of Roquetas de Mar holidays include various water sports i.e. diving, sailing, there is also horse riding, go karting and a fabulous golf course! A visit to nearby Castilla de Santa- Ana fortifications is a must and 5kms south of the resort you will find Las Marinas salt marshes. Here you can observe the migration of Flamingo’s and observe Avocets and Egrets in their natural habitat. Roquetas de Mar is now one of the most modern resorts along the Spanish Costa’s and is becoming more popular with the British holidaymaker every year.Hotels in Roquetas de Mar consist of half board and bed & breakfast Hotels giving good value for money. Self catering apartments in Roquetas de Mar are very popular, especially with families. Flights to Roquetas de Mar are available from most UK Airports all bookable online here at Holiday Hypermarket!