Holiday rentals and apartments in La Mata
If you're looking for a peaceful and uncrowded destination in Spain's Costa Blanca, look no further than La Mata. The sunny, coastal resort sits between Cartagena, Murcia, and Alicante, along the Mediterranean Sea. It's just a stone's throw from Parque Natural Lagunas de la Mata-Torrevieja, as well as several golf courses, and beaches. It's the ultimate getaway for anyone wanting to stay far from the crowds and close to the sea.Find your ideal holiday rentals in La Mata
Spain-Holiday boasts an unbeatable selection of holiday rentals in La Mata, with a little something for every type of Traveller. Whether you're looking for an apartment with a garden and swimming pool, a holiday home with a view of the sea, or an oversized villa for your next group getaway, you'll find all that and more. Swim under the palm trees in your own private swimming pool, or enjoy easy beach access with a beachfront holiday home. Be sure to filter your search based on your desired amenities for the best chances of finding your ideal holiday rentals in La Mata.
Holidays in La Mata: The area and getting aroundArriving in La Mata
La Mata is served by Alicante Airport, which is 45 kilometres away. From the airport, you can use a bus, a taxi, or a rental car to reach your accommodation in La Mata. A bus is the cheapest option and takes around 2 hours. A taxi or rental car takes around 40 minutes. If you plan to explore the Costa Blanca in greater depth during your visit, it is recommended to rent a car for the duration of your stay.Getting around the town
La Mata is a small town, and is considered a suburb of Torrevieja. There is a main square, several shops, restaurants, and a lengthy shoreline. You can easily navigate the town on foot, but if you want to reach nearby attractions such as the lakes or golf courses, you'll need a private vehicle to do so.
Travellers and activitiesLa Mata for Golf enthusiasts
This area of the Costa Blanca is a true haven for golf enthusiasts, with 9 top-rated golf courses just a stone's throw away. The best course near La Mata is Las Colinas Golf & Country Club, which is an 18-hole golf course with well-maintained greens and a country club with delicious food. Lo Romero Golf Club is another top-rated course with vibrant greenery and immaculately maintained greens.La Mata for Families
Families of all ages will find plenty of ways to stay entertained during a holiday in La Mata. Ride the Ferris wheel and kiddie rides at the Parque de Atracciones de Paseo, or go for a stroll in the beautiful Molino de Agua Park, which is a city park with fountains, mini-waterfalls, and plenty of benches. At La Bocana Wake Park you can rent kayaks, stand-up paddleboards, jet-skis, and book parasailing tours.
Top 5 travel tips in La Mata1. Visit the beautiful Parc Natural de Las Lagunas de La Mata y Torrevieja
This spectacular nature reserve is just a stone's throw from La Mata. Here you'll find several salt lagoons which are known for their pink-hued water, a variety of wildlife, and walking paths. It's particularly beautiful just before sunset, and perfect for a walk with your family or significant other.2. Swim, stroll, and sunbathe at La Mata Beach
La Mata Beach is the jewel of the town, boasting an enormous 2,500-meter-long stretch of shoreline. The sparkling golden sands are perfect for sunbathing, reading, or going for a stroll along the water.3. Go for a walk at Torre del Moro Park
This renovated historic tower is a remnant of Spain's Moorish period. Set on a hill, the tower boasts spectacular views of the coastline and the sea. Come at sunset or sunrise for the best views.4. Sip on cocktails under a palm tree at Playa de la Zenia
This cove-shaped, white-sand beach is one of the most beautiful in the region. Enjoy a cocktail from one of the nearby beach bars, and rent lounge chairs and umbrellas to relax under the sun. It's the perfect place to spend an afternoon swimming, sunbathing, and enjoying the relaxing atmosphere.5. Eat delicious food
La Mata boasts an excellent variety of dining options. Enjoy Mediterranean cuisine at Restaurante Martin, or delicious Italian Pizza at Il Bacio Ristorante, or beautiful local dishes with a spectacular view of the sea at Seaview International Restaurant.