Welcome to Ciudad Quesada. It’s a charming town apertaining to the municipality of Rojales, in the Alicante province of Southern Spain. In fact, its population, mainly international, of more than 30,000 inhabitants, excedes that of the municipality to which it apertains. We show you 5 amazing places that you won’t believe exist in Ciudad Quesada in this post.
Lagunas de la Mata
It’s an established residential city that has all kinds of services, such as supermarkets, more than 70 bars and restaurants, shops and of course, a fantastic infrastructure of health care with health centres and pharmacies. In addition, you can find banks, travel agents, international newsagents, golf courses, spas, water parks and the Hotel La Laguna. 85% built by EUROMARINA, developer since 1972, it is worth making special mention of them for their indispensable work in the creation of this town.
Hotel La Laguna
There are also many sports and leisure activities to enjoy such as the 12 golf courses that can be reached in less than 30 minutes by car, including its own 18 hole golf course, La Marquesa Golf.
La Marquesa Golf
In this area you can find places of touristic interest that give it unique character, such as: Las Cuevas del Rodeo, built in a mountain in Rojales between the 19th and 20th centuries and which today, are used as craft workshops and showrooms where artists and artisans exhibit their works.
Cuevas del Rodeo
Also you can visit the Lagunas de la Mata. It’s a natural park located near to Ciudad Quesada. The beneficial effects for health, of living near the lagoons and the microclimate that the zone enjoys, has generated over the past years, a focus of attraction for tourists from Northern and Western Europe, who have settled in this área making it their home.
Lagunas de La Mata
Its high caloric power is noted by many as an ideal anti-inflammatory in cases of rheumatism, arthritis, arthrosis or an aid in recovery of fractured bones, and applied to the skin eliminates toxins acting like blotting paper. Rich in large doses of magnesium, silica, sulfur, potassium and calcium, it has healing properties attributed to its waters and mud.
Without any doubt, the infrastructure, the area, the waters and the therapeutic properties of the mud from the lagoons along with the proximity to the extensive White sand beaches such as that of Guardamar, which in addition has 14 km of natural dunes, has placed Ciudad Quesada amongst the principal regions of the East Coast of Spain chosen as the prime destination, both for Europeans and also Russians and Asians.
Finally, we recommend you to visit the Aquapark. It’s the ideal place to enjoy the summer with your children and friends. This water park have a great offer of services such as a large lawn area, seating areas, restaurant, café, snack bar and free parking.