Offering superb amenities in an ideal location, Mar Menor Golf Resort provides its residents with the perfect setting to enjoy the very best of life in this fabulous region.
Located just 5 minutes from the shops, bars and restaurants of the historic spa town of Los Alcázares, on the shores of the beautiful Mar Menor, the resort benefits from the area’s idyllic microclimate offering peace and beauty amidst an unrivalled range of on-site facilities.
Set around the magnificent open spaces of its immaculate 18 hole golf course, Mar Menor offers a truly exceptional environment of the highest quality, headlined by the magnificent 5 star Caleia hotel and Spa.
From stunning fountain squares, lit up by night, to spacious lawned areas and children’s play parks, the resort allows residents the opportunity to ‘switch off’ and unwind, with just about everything on their doorstep.
On-site, the wide array of bars and restaurants is unrivaled, all within a leisurely stroll from your front door.
The renowned Nomad restaurant, highly regarded for its fresh seasonal menus, blend the best of traditional, local Murcian dishes with the finest Spanish cuisine to create a stunning showcase of modern Mediterranean cooking. Nearby, the beautiful MIZU restaurant offers the freshest of Japanese sushi, including elegant fish dishes, cooked by top chefs and served in authentic and traditional eastern surroundings.
During the summer months, the restaurants terrace is transformed into a magical backdrop for ‘al fresco’ dining, perfect for memorable occasions.
In the heart of the resort, the club house bar serves as the resort’s 19th hole and is always busy with golfers reliving their round, and residents and visitors enjoying a drink by the stunning hotel pool.
Across the road, the Woodfire grill Steak House offers a superb selection of grilled meats and, during the summer months, features live music and an outdoor barbecue around its attractive floodlit pool.
Fontana di Pietra, the resort’s Italian restaurant, offers fresh pizza and pasta dishes and is incredibly popular with families, whilst just a short walk away the atmospheric Clover bar is perfect to watch the big match or meet for a post dinner drink.
Just outside the resort, the Boulevard further adds to the choice of restaurants and bars, ensuring that the options for dining, entertainment and relaxation on Mar Menor are unrivalled.
For sportsmen and women, the Mar Menor Golf Resort offers a wide range of sports facilities, including multiple swimming pools, an outdoor fitness trail, a brand new crazy golf course, Padel tennis and even a floodlit rooftop tennis court. All benefiting from the fabulous climate with over 320 days of sunshine a year. A very popular cycling club meets weekly too, with all welcome.
If you would prefer something a little less strenuous, the hotel’s spa offers the perfect chance to relax and unwind with revitalising hydrotherapy pools, along with saunas, steam rooms, jacuzzis, and a heated indoor pool as well as an array of treatments including Ayurvedic and aromatherapy massages.
With yet more diverse societies and activities, the Mar Menor Golf Resort offers a world of opportunities, all on site and all within walking distance.
Of course the biggest attraction for many will be the fantastic par 72, 18 hole, Nicklaus designed golf course, the most popular in the region. The 6153 metre long course provides a unique challenge, drawing golfers back time and time again.
The front nine holes, originally designed by Dave Thomas, demand accurate approach play, with minimal rough and greens well protected by numerous bunkers. The ‘back nine’ by contrast showcases wide fairways and roughs, offering players the chance to attack with big shots, whilst the magnificent lake forms the backdrop to holes 13, 14 and 15, is often considered Nicklaus’ own version of Augusta National’s “Amen Corner.”
With the most active golf membership of any course in the area, the social life provided by joining the golf society is unique, offering the perfect opportunity to meet new friends from all over the world and to take part in the friendly, yet competitive weekly competitions, with prizes on offer every week.
Set over 150 hectares, the resorts’ properties, ranging from fantastically priced 1 bedroom apartments, perfect for a low maintenance home in the sun, to stunning front line villas with private pools, all benefitting from 24 hour on site security.
The “Melvin” apartments, which extend from spacious 1 bedroom examples to magnificent 3 bedroom expanses of modern, lateral living, were designed by the world renowned, award winning, architect Melvin Villarroel, from whom the apartments take their name. Villarroel created the apartments to reflect his signature design ethos of “vacío”, the blending of architecture with its surroundings to maximise light, space and natural beauty.
The resort’s stunning selection of villas ranging from 2 bedrooms to 4 bedrooms, famously take their names, such as Ciervo, Rondella, Baron and Perdiguera, from the beautiful islands which dot the nearby Mar Menor, and incorporate premium materials such as local marble.
Plus with front line, new build, apartments and beautiful bespoke villas stretching all the way up to a magnificent, one of a kind, 8 bedroom, 9 bathroom mansion, Mar Menor Golf Resort offers lovers of quality the opportunity to find their ideal home in luxurious yeah go surroundings, with a lifestyle to match.
Offering easy access to the historic cities of Cartagena and Murcia, as well as the nearby beaches of the Mar Menor and the Mediterranean plus the International luxury stores of La Zenia Boulevard (the largest open air shopping mall in Europe) the resort is also just a short distance away from the brand new Región de Murcia International Airport.
The perfect location and unrivalled facilities on Mar Menor will open up a whole new world to explore and enjoy, with new friends to make and memories to create, in your beautiful home in the Murcian sun.
Step into a world where everything is taken care of, where beauty and spaciousness surround you. From immaculate fountain squares to peaceful gardens with hanging basket adorned pergolas, you’ll know from the moment you enter that you’re in a very special place. And with 24 hour security, you can rest knowing that safety is assured and medical back up provided should help ever be needed.
From cycling and exercise clubs to art classes, yoga groups, and onsite markets, there are an endless number of busy societies and interest groups to join and new friends to make. Plus, for golfers, welcome to a paradise unlike any other, with the fantastic Nicklaus trail to challenge and delight.
Take an organised day trip to a local vineyard, join a guided tour of the historic Roman city of Cartagena or the holy city of Caravaca de la Cruz, or simply immerse yourself in nature with a walk in the peaceful and beautiful foothills of the Carrascoy mountains or Sierra Espuna National park, there is a world of culture and unspoilt nature on the doorstep of all our resorts.
And if you are looking to challenge yourself why not study for a degree at the prestigious UCAM University in Murcia – in English, or Spanish.
With new friends to make in your new life under the beautiful Murcia sun, there will always be something to take your interest, but if that includes the incredibly popular Christmas and New Year’s events, make sure you book early, they are often sold out for the next year the day after!
In a region famed for its beautiful, warm climate, the opportunity to play sports is unparalleled. With numerous golf courses to choose from, offering generous discounts for owners, to onsite tennis courts, padel tennis, gymnasiums, 5 a side football pitches, crazy golf and swimming pools open all year round, the chance to live a healthy outdoor lifestyle is unmatched.
Stroll by the magical Mar Menor on the long seaside promenade, swim or sunbathe on the blue flag, white sandy beaches of the Mediterranean, indulge in the famous mud baths in Lo Pagan or relax in the outdoor natural Spa baths at Archena, there is an outdoor world waiting to be discovered, all within easy access of all of our resorts.
For anyone coming from a Northern European climate, the difference our weather will make will be a wonderful surprise. With daylight until at least 6pm even in the middle of winter and over 300 days of Sunshine a year, welcome to a sunny world of new possibilities.
From local Spanish cuisine, to dazzlingly spiced Indian and modern 5 star European cooking, all supplied and enriched by the fresh fruit and vegetables from the famed Murcian countryside, our resorts offer everything you could ever wish for, on site and open all year round.
And with friendly bars and gourmet cafes too, the only decision will be, which to choose?
Buying a home is not just buying a property, it opens up a whole new world of experiences, exploration and shared memories. And with 2 bedroom properties currently starting below €70,000 with all the incredible facilities, opportunities and security that all of our resorts offer, the journey to your new home in the sun begins just a phone call or email away.