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We are the only estate agent in the elevated town of Bédar which gives us commanding views to Mojacar, the Mediterranean and the Sierra Cabrera Mountains.
The village of Bedar is just a short drive from the coastal town of Mojacar. The village owes its presence to mining. Mostly iron ore in the 18th century. The town and its economy are now driven mostly by farming with the cultivation of olive, almond and oranges.
This unspoilt part of Spain boasts fantastic coastal towns such as Mojacar, Garrucha and Agua Amarga. We sell properties in these areas and further inland in the typically Spanish towns of Lubrin, Los Gallardos, Turre and Bedar.
This area of Almeria has something to offer everyone, with some of the best beaches in Spain and several well established golf courses. Almeria has good communications with the Mediterranean motorway giving easy access to Malaga & Granada to the south west and Murcia and Alicante to the east. And for the more active we are just a two and a half hour drive from the ski resorts of the Sierra Nevada.
Agua Amarga or "bitter water" is a wonderfully picturesque bay dominated by a little white fishing village , situated on the edge of the Cabo de Gata nature reserve. This quiet bay is hidden on the coast between two large cliffs and there is a white sandy beach dotted with brightly coloured fishing boats.
There is a strong Moorish influence over the architecture of the village and it is a popular all year round resort for the Spanish.
There are great bars tucked away in the back streets and a couple of good restaurants flanking the beach. The atmosphere is relaxed and it has been described as one of the last paradises of the Mediterranean.
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Bedar is an old mining town situated in the Sierra de los Filabres mountains with a fantastic view over the fertile valleys towards the beaches of the Costa de Almeria. This village is known for its Moorish influence and has managed to maintain its tranquility, beauty and peace with narrow, twisting streets and panoramic views towards the coast which is less than 20 minutes away.
In the past mining has been the principle industry in the area and has attracted people from all over Europe. There were years of prosperity during these times and many fine buildings from this period remain in the area.
Being an interesting village so close to the coast, Bedar has become an attraction for both artists and painters and the locals are friendly and welcoming. The village boasts good restaurants and bars and there is also a chemist, bank, post office , doctor and bakery.
Although small, this village caters for everyone including a community centre where Spanish classes are held as well as aerobics,band practice and art lessons. There are many reasons to visit this beautiful, unspoilt village and there are many opportunities to buy in one of Andalucias most picturesque villages.
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Cabrera is a unique Moorish town, influenced by the Moors since the 13th century. It is situated high up the Sierra Cabrera mountains with views to the coast of Mojacar. This village boasts incredible architecture and is just a short distance from the villages of Turre, Garrucha and Mojacar. It is only approximately 20 minutes from the sandy beaches of Mojacar Playa.
This area is a protected area of extreme natural beauty and is an ideal spot to enjoy a tranquil holiday or to reside permanently. Visitors are attracted by the grandeur of the mountains and the beauty of the foothills covered in almonds and fruit trees. The area is rich in natural resources from wildlife to plants and minerals, attracting people inspired to paint and walk in the mountains.
There are dramatic detached properties and traditional townhouses here for sale all strongly influenced by the moorish design and this unique place offers some of the best eating places in the area.
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Cortijo Grande lies in the foothills of the Sierra Cabrera mountains with a few scattered properties set amongst the lush and beautiful valley. This amazing valley is flanked by mountains up to 1000 metres high and it houses an 18 hole golf course, properties being particularly sort after by golfers.
Cortijo Grande is only 15 minutes from the coast of Mojacar and 10 minutes from the motorway making this beautiful secluded area very accessible. Properties here range from detached villas with private pools to apartments overlooking the golf course.
Property for sale Cortijo Grande
Los Gallardos is an old town situated only ten minutes from the coast of Mojacar. It has excellent motorway access making it an incredibly convenient location. This village retains its typical Spanish charm and has a maze of narrow streets hosting the weekly market. There are supermarkets, bars and restaurants as well as a doctor, banks and a pharmacy.
The village is proud of its traditions and has numerous fiestas when the town is overrun with locals from surrounding smaller villages. Los Gallardos offers people a true taste of Spain, minutes from the beaches and easily accessible from all airports.
Property sales Los Gallardos.
Lubrin is a typical busy, whitewash village with lovely squares and impressive central church. There are interesting back streets and great eating places with rooftop terraces. The town is awash with tapas bars and interesting properties. Over the last few years this hidden village has become accessible due to new and improved road networks and the E15 motorway now has several junctions providing routes to the town.
The village has relied upon Agriculture as its biggest industry since the 16th century with Olives and Almonds still being a main source of income today.The town also thrived with mining in the area, providing a boom for the town and attracting people from all over Europe. Today the town is a hive of activity with busy shops, a large town hall and bars and restaurants full of locals.
The municipality boasts a gymnasium,swimming pool and public library all hidden away in the winding back streets. There is a steep climb through the ancient streets to the top of the village where there are panoramic views over the village and the beautiful surrounding countryside. The weekly market brings people from all outlying villages and there are numerous fiestas throughout the year.
Lubrin is approximately 45 minutes from the coast of Mojacar and is accessible from Almeria Airport (1 hour), Alicante Airport (2 hours) and Murcia Airport (2 hours) to name but a few. This traditional, unspoilt village is proving popular with those looking for a piece of real Spain.
Rural and village properties for sale Lubrin.
The resort of Mojacar lies in the Costa de Almeria, Andalucia and is made up of two distinctive parts, the coast and the town which lies slightly inland.
Mojacar Pueblo (the town) is an ancient place perched high up in the Sierra Cabrera foothills with stunning views over the coast of Mojacar. There are narrow streets and interesting architecture and numerous bars and restaurants tucked away in the back streets.The town attracts plenty of tourists eager to explore the winding streets and enjoy the fantastic views. Mojacar Pueblo has remained unspoilt and free from development and there are quaint village houses and apartments with incredible views for sale here.
Mojacar Playa, boasts 9 km of beautiful beaches with numerous beach bars and restaurants.This resort still maintains its charm with development kept at a minimum and new developments being built sympathetically. With a 4 km long promenade and great shops this coastal resort has something to offer everyone and there are some great buys from detached villas with pools and panoramic views to fabulous beach front apartments.
Mojacar apartments and villas for sale.
Turre is a busy Spanish working town with a wide main road flanked by great restaurants and tapas bars. There is an old square with cafes and a famous market once a week attracting locals and tourists from around the area.
The town is only 10 minutes from Mojacar pueblo and the coast and therefore is very popular with people wanting to be slightly inland in a Spanish town yet close to the coast for the beaches. The town has an array of properties from detached houses to older style townhouses and apartments with communal pools.
Property sales in Turre.