A popular tourist destination on Spain’s Costa Blanca, Torrevieja is popular with families and couples alike. Stroll along the promenade, taking in the fountains, statues and incredible sand sculptures along the way. History buffs will love the Museum of Sea and Salt and the Holy Week Museum of Tomas Valcarcel, while the kids will delight in a visit to Aquapolis waterpark. Golfers can play a round at one of four excellent courses, then recharge with a restorative soak in the city’s famous salt baths. If that isn’t enough water, pull up a patch of sand at one of Torrevieja’s glorious beaches. When hunger strikes, you’ll be spoilt for choice thanks to the city’s excellent range of restaurants, serving both Spanish and international cuisine. If you choose a self-catering Torrevieja villa or apartment you can also take advantage of the city’s excellent food markets. Stock up on fresh, seasonal produce and you’ll not only save money on dining out, but will get to shop amongst the locals for a true taste of local Torrevieja life.
When to go to Torrevieja
Averaging 340 days of sunshine each year and with an annual average temperature of 20°, Torrevieja is an excellent year round holiday destination. To make the most of the city’s beautiful beaches, time your travel for a visit in late spring, summer or early autumn.
Getting to and around Torrevieja
Most tourists arrive in Torrevieja via flights to Alicante Airport or Murcia San Javier Airport. Once in Torrevieja, the city is easily explored on foot, although buses provide a good public transport option.
Where to stay in Torrevieja
When choosing accommodation in Torrevieja, apartments and villas offer great alternatives to more expensive, touristy hotels. Booking an apartment or villa in Torrevieja will not only save you money, but also provide superior space, privacy and freedom. HouseTrip has a number of quality villas and apartments to rent in Torrevieja, ranging from affordable studio apartments ideal for couples through to large, multi-room villas suitable for families and groups of friends. Plus, you can find and book your Torrevieja villa or apartment with HouseTrip in as few as six clicks.