Guardamar del Segura
Guardamar del Segura (commonly referred to as just Guardamar) is a large town located at the mouth of the River Segura, between Santa Pola and Torrevieja on the Costa Blanca.
It is renowned for its 12 kilometres of fine sandy white beaches, with their accompanying dunes and surrounding forests. These all combine to make Guardamar a real paradise on the Costa Blanca.The natural dunes form from sand deposited by both the river Segura and the sea, and are blown inland by the eastern winds. This beautiful natural scenery is what makes Guardamar del Segura so appealing. There are also lots of charming spots where you can observe the local flora and fauna and multitude of bird species that nest in this ecosystem.
Guardamar del Segura offers you every imaginable water sport such as sailing, windsurfing, water-skiing, underwater diving, canoeing, and jet skiing, amongst others. Plus the Marina de las Dunas, at the mouth of the river, accommodates 498 boat moorings.
Guardamar del Segura also has extensive land based sports facilities. The “Las Rabosas” Sports Centre and the magnificent Municipal Sports Centre, with its Olympic swimming-pool, three football pitches, basketball courts, five-a-side soccer pitches, tennis courts, padel courts and a covered sports hall. Perfect for sports enthusiasts!