Cuatro Plumas Apartments
The beautiful Bay of Mazarron boasts more than 35 km of coastline, along which you will find an array of long sandy beaches, cliffs, clear waters and unspoilt coves, surrounded by picturesque mountains.
This privileged coastline offers the very best weather conditions with more than 300 sunny days a year and an average year round temperature of 18°C, making the Bay of Mazarron a real paradise.
The waters offer the chance to practice many water sports including canoeing, sailing windsurfing, Jet Ski’s and all year round diving.
The small town of Puerto de Mazarron has had significant investment in the last 5 years, with a beautiful new Marina and promenade added which provides great cafes, shops, restaurants and nightlife should you want it!
Take a stroll down the promenade or around the busy streets of the Port and you will find many bars and restaurants offering excellent cuisine and local wines served in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere.
Things To Do
There are many different activities for you to enjoy in and around the Port. Such as:
Jet Skiing Horse Riding
Windsurfing Ten Pin Bowling
And of course when you’ve finished all that you’ll be ready to relax on one of Mazarróns long sandy beaches.
Places to Go
Have a look at the old Tin Mines just outside the port, where all the old workings can still be seen.
Take a trip to the Sierra Espuña Natural Park where you will find clear water fountains and breath taking scenery taking in the towns of Totana, Aledo and Lorca on the way.
Visit the beautiful monastery of ‘Santuario de la Santa’, patroness of Totana, built in the 15th centaury in honour of Saint Eulalia de Merida. Close by is an interesting road up to the top of the mountain which has life size images of the crucifixion leading up to an enormous statue of Jesus Christ.
Amble through the tiny streets of Aledo which is a medieval town where there is a castle built on the edge of the cliff and take in the amazing views.
Ride up to the ‘Big Guns of Mazarrón’ a fortress used as a set for the filming of ‘The Guns of Navarone’. The Guns were manufactured by the British company Vickers and were installed in 1929 and finally dismantled in 1952.
A trip to the city of Murcia is a must. It is a delightful cultural and unspoiled Spanish city where good food, fine living, excellent shopping and nightlife can be found.
Also the historical city of Cartagena, which dates back over 3000 years. Visit the port which is still used today by the Spanish Navy and was where the first ever submarine was built. Also the Roman ruins and the Naval Museum. If you still have energy to spare there is an excellent shopping centre which boasts many lovely shops
but also has some of the most beautiful architecture to sit and admire when enjoying the lovely spanish food available from the many street cafes and restaurants.
What to Eat
The local cuisine is characterized by the two basic local ingredients, Fish and Tomatoes.
In most restaurants you will find many fish dishes such as Lobster with Rice, Fish Casserole, Prawns with Garlic and Seabass with Garlic. For the non fish lovers you will find fine meats, Steak, Pork, Lamb and Rabbit.
Of course you will also be able to find international cuisine, Italian restaurants serving pastas and pizza’s, Chinese, Indian and of course a couple of English restaurants thrown in for good measure.
The spacious apartment is built to a high standard and has been equipped to your make your stay relaxing. Recently refurbished in August 2010, The large terrace is open with 180 degree views of the Mediterranean and the surrounding mountains. The terrace is ideal for evening BBQs. The Cuatro Plumas Apartments are a secure complex together with the quiet location and magnificent views all adds up to a relaxing holiday.
• Sleeps 6
• 2 en – suite bathrooms
• Fully equipped Kitchen
• Large open terrace with 180 degree views of mountains/sea
• 2 Swimming Pools
• Tennis Court
• Secure Parking
• 10 mins walk to beach
• 5 mins walk to restaurants/bars/supermarkets and banks
The Property enjoys Panoramic veiws of both the Med and the mountain range from the large open terrace which is good for sun bathing during the day and alfresco eating & bbq's in the long summer evenings. The apartment has 2 bedrooms and a sofa bed that comfortably accomadates 6 people.