16 January 2014
Villamartin on the Orihuela Costa is best known for two things - Villamartin Championship Golf Course and Villamartin Plaza. Villamartin is located just 10 minutes away from beaches of La Zenia, Cabo Roig and Playa Flamenca.
The construction of Villamartin started in 1972 and the area has continued to grow from strength to strength, comprising of thousands of apartments, villas and townhouses. With Villamartin golf course close at hand, Villamartin is regarded as the perfect base for those who are looking to live amongst the golfing paradise that is the Costa Blanca.
The popular Villamartin with its black and white chessboard pattern plays hosts to shops, bars, cafes, banks and restaurants. Although not on the coast, there are many beaches on the Orihuela Costa within short distance.
Orihuela Costa is well-known for its beautiful and excellent Golf Courses. Villamartin Golf course is now internationally renowned and is widely recognized as one of the best in Spain, hosting the Mediterranean Open in 1994. Other golf courses nearby are Campoamor, Las Colinas and Las Ramblas. Check out our article on Golf on the Costa Blanca, Spain
Villamartin enjoys over 300 days of sunshine per year and is a well-known golf destination due to its warm winter climate and variety of golf courses in the area. Courses are open year round.
Villamartin is situated between the capitals of Alicante and Murcia provinces. Villamartin is 45 minutes from Alicante airport, and 25 minutes from Murcia's San Javier airport.