Los Balcones is a thriving residential urbanisation and community situated just 3 km south of the huge town of Torrevieja on the Southern Costa Blanca right next to the large Torrevieja salt water lake.
To get to Los Balcones, you can either fly into Alicante airport or Murcia airport. Once at the airport you have a range of different airport transfer options to Los Balcones including private shuttle buses, taxis or car hire.
Los Balcones development is made up of many villas and apartment blocks. Many people have bought property for sale in Los Balcones and now live here all year round. Los Balcones is a popular tourist destination due to the close proximity of many fine golf courses and beaches in the Orihuela Costa of Spain.
As well as being a popular place for holidays and vacations, many people from all over Europe, but especially the United Kingdom, have bought property in Los Balcones and live permanently in the area. They are known as expats or expatriates.
Los Balcones is also very popular as people come here to visit and spend a holiday. Nearby attractions include many popular golf courses and sandy beaches just 3 km away.
Los Balcones has its own facilities close by at the Filton shopping centre with amenities such as shops, banks, supermarkets (Carrefour), opticians etc. The Habeneras shopping complex in Torrevieja includes household names such as H&M, C&A and Zara.
Nearby Torrevieja has a marina, market and pedestrianised sea front area (promenade) very popular with Spanish families for their traditional evening stroll. There are lots of restaurants, tapas bars and shops. It is very Spanish, there are no package tours here. You can get to Torrevieja from Los Balcones urbanisation (urbanization) by the local bus service or local taxi service.
Punta Prima is 5-minute drive away (approximately twenty minutes walk) and is the nearest stretch of beach with an area full of bars and restaurants of different types and nationalities, as well as supermarkets such as Aldi, Mas y Mas, Champion and further south to Playa Flamernca. There is the Flamenca Beach Commercial Centre with more bars and restaurants, Lidl and Supercor supermarkets and a go-kart track.
Nearby Villamartin is a 5-minute drive worth noting because of the large Villamartin plaza. This is a square with a black and white chessboard pattern surrounded by shops, bars, cafes, banks and restaurants. In the heat of summer the atmosphere is buzzing with life and noise. Certainly it is worth a visit for a night out.
For golf lovers, Los Balcones urbanisation is superbly positioned. The southern Costa Blanca has built up a highly deserved reputation due to the many golf courses all very close together which means you can be based in Los Balcones and travel to a different course each day.
The three championship courses of Villamartin, Campoamor and Las Ramblas are within 20 minutes drive as well as La Marquesa golf and country club which is near the small town of Ciudad Quesada and La Finca golf.
Since there are so many beaches along the Costa Blanca South, you can find uncrowded white sandy beaches even at the height of the tourist season in August. Examples of towns with beaches close to Los Balcones are Punta Prima (just 5 minutes drive away), La Mata, Playa Flamenca, Torrevieja, La Zenia and Cabo Roig.
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