Superb 2 Bedroom apartment for sale in Playa Honda CARTAGENA Murcia Spain
C/ RiO BiDASOA 26, 8th Floor 66, EDiF. COSTA PARAiSO(TONY) PLAYA HONDA,
This lovely apartment is found in ‘Residencial Tony’, Playa Honda, Mar Menor.
The property has two bedrooms and one-bathroom, ample living room with dining area, fully fitted American kitchen and Balcony large enough to enjoy the warm Mediterranean weather and to organise dinners with family and friends!
it is a great opportunity of purchasing an inexpensive property close to the Mar Menor beach -just 200m away. Located in a development with communal areas where to prepare a tasty barbecue or even to enjoy yourself playing some board games.
Brought to the market as seen, it includes a parking space and a storage room
About the Area
Playa Honda has services open throughout the year, such as supermarkets, restaurants and chemists’. it is conveniently located with easy access from the motorway. Bigger villages and shopping centres are found just some minutes away, such as Cabo de Palos, Los Belones or Cartagena.
The international airport of Corvera is found 52km away
Playa Honda is located close to La Manga, just off the Cartagena Road, and some 35 minutes drive from Murcia San Javier Airport.
The resort enjoys a gently shelving beach directly onto the placid Mar Menor. Playa Honda has a short promenade backed by the urbanisation of villas and apartments. There are facilities on the beach for water sports. There are also showers.
There is a supermarket close to the seafront, within the resort. Nearby, on the main La Manga strip, there are many further shops, and there are also banks. There is a pharmacy close to the shop in the resort.
There are several restaurants and bars within the resort. The La Manga strip, a short ride away, has many further options.
The plains of Murcia are incredibly fertile, and produce a vast array of fresh fruit and vegetables, which make up the base ingredients of the regions cuisine. Rice is also staple here, and finds it’s way into many dishes.
The abundant and varied seafood from the Mar Menor and the Mediterranean, along with game and farmed meat from the mountains complete the picture.
Some typical dishes include: Arroz y Conejo (rice with rabbit), Arroz de Verduras (Rice and Vegetables), Arroz y Costillejas (rice and ribs), Arroz Marinero (seafood rice) and Paella Huertana, a delicious vegetarian paella.
Non-rice dishes specialities include Potaje, a rich stew dish; Menestra, a dish of sauteed vegetables; Habas con jamon” (ham and broad beans and Caldo Murciano, a local soup dish. The king prawns fished in the area are also particularly fine, and the Huevas de Mujol, a type of caviar, is also a high delicacy of the region.
Many desserts and cakes, often based on the local almonds, are made here. Try the famous ‘Jijona’ ice-creams which are still made traditionally and have genuine ‘Nougat’ ice-cream, also made with the almonds of the region.
The fine wines from Jumilla and Yecla are known throughout Spain and beyond for their earthy, full bodied, rounded, fruity flavours.
Playa Honda is a quiet and relaxing place, with very little commercial activity. The La Manga Club, and the La Manga strip offer sophisticated or simple nightlife pursuits.
The La Manga market takes place every Thursday, offering a huge range of goods to a busy crowd.
* 2 Bedrooms
* 1 Bathroom
* Massive potential in the holiday rental market
* Close to essential amenities like such as supermarkets and pharmacies
* Close to many excellent bars and restaurants
* Great base from which to discover other fantastic areas of Spain
* Many excellent sports facilities, fishing, walking and cycling areas near by