La Zenia Introduction
La Zenia is a popular resort on the Costa Blanca and can be reached via Murcia or Alicante airports with transfer times of between twenty-five and forty-five minutes. It lies in the south of the Costa Blanca near Playa Flamenco and has a choice of beaches with Blue Flag status. There are excellent golf courses in the vicinity as well as a wide range of recreational facilities. La Zenia holidays offer a guarantee of summer sunshine, sandy beaches washed by clear Mediterranean waters and good accommodation.
Why Go To La Zenia?
La Zenia is a pretty resort offering a relaxing holiday by the sea. With sandy beaches and sheltered coves, beautiful coastal walks, a wide choice of bars and restaurants and a weekly market, La Zenia has much to offer holidaymakers.
Who Is La Zenia Popular With?
La Zenia has widespread appeal from families with small children to senior citizens. Golfers are attracted by the choice of courses in the area.
When To Go To La Zenia
Although La Zenia is a year round holiday venue with an average temperature of seventeen, the summer months are the most popular time to go, with guaranteed sunshine and warm seas. Many visitors however, enjoy escaping from the dark dreary days of a typical British winter.
La Zenia - The Place
La Zenia is an attractive resort on the Costa Brava which benefits from a short transfer time from the airports. Its accommodation ranges from all-inclusive hotels to self-catering apartments and studios and there are shops supplying holiday essentials. A wide variety of bars and restaurants cater for even the most pernickety of tastes.
La Zenia has a choice of sandy beaches and sheltered coves. The main beaches, Cala Bosque and Cala Cerrada, have Blue Flag status and offer safe bathing for youngsters and less confident swimmers. A pleasant walk along the coast will bring you to other good beaches including Playa Flamenca. The promenade and cliff top pathways are being extended so it is possible to walk to Cabo Roig and enjoy the views along the coast to La Manga.
Golfers will be impressed by the number of excellent courses in the locality. Remember to bring your handicap certificate as this is sometimes a course requirement.
La Zenia offers a range of leisure activities including water sports, horse riding, go-carting, tennis and bowls.
La Zenia holidays provide an attractive base from which to enjoy a relaxing holiday by the sea. It possesses all the necessary ingredients for an enjoyable break in the sun; an excellent range of accommodation, a variety of restaurants and bars, shops and a weekly market. In addition, it offers a good assortment of recreational pursuits.
La Zenia Nightlife
Although La Zenia is a popular family resort, during the summer months, the evening entertainment is fairly lively with music bars and live entertainment. Cabo Roig, La Zenia’s near neighbour, has an area known as ‘the strip’ which has many dynamic restaurants and bars.
La Zenia has mini-markets providing essential provisions and the usual array of shops supplying gifts and souvenirs. A short distance from La Zenia at Playa Flamenco is the Saturday market where you can barter for holiday bargains. Popular purchases include pottery, leather goods, embroidered linens and jewellery.
La Zenia Eating
La Zenia has many restaurants serving a wide variety of food from traditional Spanish menus to fast food, and from British pub fare to international cuisine. An ideal way to try Spanish food is to order a plate of tapas which consists of a medley of bite-sized dishes. Tapas are also ideal for filling the sometimes long gap between lunch and dinner, which is served later in Spain than at home.
Children are always made very welcome in Spanish restaurants and their tastes and portion sizes are usually accommodated.
Local wines are pleasant and inexpensive.