La Zenia is a small tourist suburb located on the eastern Mediterranean coastline. This suburb is part of the Orihuela Costa resort on the Costa Blanca. This area is also one of the many beach resorts along this strip of coastline.
La Zenia Information, Attractions & Things to do
La Zenia is surrounded by several other popular resorts. Playa Flamenca is few minutes to the north of here with Cabo Roig to the south. Villamartin is 5 minutes drive west with the Mediterranean Sea to the east. A further 10 – 15 minutes drive north from La Zenia is the beach resort of Punta Prima and the City of Torrevieja. Each of the mentioned resorts enjoy fantastic weather. The climate here yields some 320 days of sunshine per year on average.
Things to do in La Zenia
This beautiful suburb is close to everything good on the Orihuela Costa. There are plenty of activities and things to do in La Zenia and the surrounding resorts. The coastline is full of golden sandy beaches. Many of which earn Blue Flag certification every year. Chiringuitos (beach bars) provide services all along the coastline. Serving up drinks, refreshments and meals.
La Zenia has plenty of bars, restaurants and a fabulous shopping centre. The Saturday market is only a few minutes down the road. Below is a little information about some of the top things to do here during your visit.
The fantastic Zenia Boulevard is one of the jewels in the crown for this area. A must visit place. This unique shopping centre is the largest in the province of Alicante. With over 150 shops, bars, restaurants and underground parking for around 5000 cars.
The square provides regular entertainment at the weekends and activities during the week. La Zenia Boulevard offers just about everything. There is a Children’s playground and huge LCD TV suspended above the main square.
Magnificent Sandy Beaches
There are two beaches at La Zenia which are among the most popular on the Orihuela Costa. A five minute walk from the fabulous Boulevard has enhanced these beach’s popularity. The two main beaches are either side of La Zenia Hotel (image above). It’s worth mentioning that these beaches often experience a strong undercurrent. This can be dangerous in certain conditions. Please swim responsibly and keep a close eye on the young ones.
The Randy Leprechaun is one of the many great bars and restaurants in La Zenia. A personal favourite of this website. The staff do a great job here making you feel welcome. Providing excellent food, drinks and a warm friendly atmosphere. The Randy Leprechaun is the quiz night hosted by the professor. The music nights are extra special. Musicians come from far and wide to play together in live music sessions. Those that don’t know how to play an instrument can sing along with everyone instead.
The video below is a brief introduction to La Zenia. This shows the beaches, general are and the super Zenia Boulevard..
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