We are pleased to offer some tips on enjoying the perfect Easter eggscape. It is not too late to book a break under the blue skies and enjoy the warm sunny days at La Manga Club and escape the cold, blustery UK.
Families taking flights to Alicante and Murcia and other destinations should allow themselves plenty of time to travel to the airport and consider possible traffic delays.
Taking a supply of food and drink is also advisable, particularly for those travelling with small children in case of unexpected delays.
Those of you who regularly visit La Manga Club will no doubt at least once during your stay visited the large supermarket just off the slip road at Cabo de Palos.
Only a few minutes drive and you will find the large supermarket formerly known as Upper set back off of the road into Cabo de Palos. Upper has now been taken over by the Spar chain of supermarkets but still remains a great place to shop with a huge range of groceries. There is a small electrical store within the main store entrance and an independent small café which serves snacks and drinks throughout the day.
It is not unusual to see a famous face on one of La Manga Clubs three golf courses or on one of the twenty eight tennis courts throughout the year. Some celebrities and well known sports stars own homes at La Manga Club and many just return and rent a beautiful holiday home.
We are pleased to hear that Angela Rippon, well known journalist and TV presenter, together with her friend Elaine Paige, musician and singer, are planning to return to La Manga Club in the near future.
Both are keen golf and tennis players and we look forward to seeing them again soon.
We are delighted to announce that La Manga Club has opened a brand new state of the art High Performance Sports Centre. The only one of its kind in Spain this new facility delivers the very latest technology in sports science that allows all athletes to study all aspects of their training programmes and health.
This facility will provide such an important tool for athletes in modern day sport ensuring they deliver the best performance possible at whatever level they compete at. Available to both professionals and amateurs our guests will be able to research, monitor and assess their performance, improve their health as well as preventing any possible injuries.
We are delighted to announce that La Manga Club has won, for the fourth year running, the prestigious Today’s Golfer Travel Award for the best golf resort in Spain. This comes as no surprise to us who are always singing the praises of our wonderful resort but what an achievement for all those who are involved in the day to day running of La Manga Club golf facilities.
This award follows hot on the heels of winning the 1st World Golf Awards awarded for being Spains leading golf complex and also the South championship course being voted the second best golf course in Spain beaten only by the 1997 Ryder cup course at Valderrama.
Winning this prestigious award four times in a row shows how popular La Manga Club remains and gives everyone good reason to strive to continue to give the best possible service and facilities.
As undoubtedly Europes finest tennis centre, La Manga Club boasts 28 tennis courts of all types and top coaching programmes in their various academies held throughout the year. It comes as no surprise then that over many years La Manga Club has been home to many tennis tournaments attracting top players from all over Europe.
We are therefore pleased to confirm that the 4th La Manga Club Cup will be held in June on La Manga Clubs clay courts and is now open for those interested to submit their entries. There is also a pre-training camp available just prior to the commencement of the tournament.
As if there is not enough to do, watch and enjoy at La Manga Club we are pleased to announce that netball is also coming to La Manga Club this for a tournament in June.
La Manga Club has held many football tournaments over the years but this year under the newly formed La Manga Sports Festival we are delighted to say that the 2 sports will be available to spectate at the same tournament.
Alongside the La Manga Soccer Sixes will be the La Manga Netball Sevens and the festival will commence in June. Both sports will have approximately 16 teams each competing.
After the winter months at La Manga Club two of the firm favourite restaurants are preparing to open their doors again for the coming season on Good Friday.
Sol y Sombre is a great place for a light lunch, cool drink or ice-cream and La Cala, down on beautiful private beach cove at La Manga Club, famous for its fabulous fresh fish dishes they are preparing to tempt you again. There is nowhere more special than La Cala, dining in the moonlight whilst the waves lap below, it is quite special.
Remember that La Cala and the private beach is not accessible by foot so if you have hired a car then you can drive or alternatively you can take a taxi or La Manga Club has a courtesy bus available for those who have made restaurant reservations.
As one of Europes most prestigious sporting resorts La Manga Club, set on the Costa Calida coast of Spain, La Manga Club is always playing host to a variety of golf, tennis and football tournaments. With 3 superb golf courses and state of the art golf and tennis academies there is nowhere better to host such events.
This month La Manga Club will play host to the International Womens Senior Golf Tournament. This will be held on the South championship golf course over a period of 3 days and it is anticipated that over 100 women will participate from all over Europe including the United Kingdom, Holland, Switzerland, Belgium, Italy, France, Sweden and Finland.
La Manga Club is one of Spains most popular resorts and can be found on Spains Costa Calida. It is perfect for golfers, tennis players and family holidays in the sun. Like all things these days its is best to research who flies into the nearest airports to La Manga Club and below is some information about each company that offers flights to Murcia airport and in most cases Alicante airport too. Murcia is only 20 minutes away from La Manga Club and it is a very simple journey, Alicante just over an hour away and there are mainly 2 roads to follow with a couple of tolls along the way.