Aguilas in the spotlight
Águilas is a town in the southeast of the Murcia region, on the Costa Cálida. This city offers both summer and winter tourism, thanks to its excellent climate.
There are numerous beaches and bays. In addition, it has a rich cultural heritage and, of course, formidable gastronomy. It is a perfect destination for holidays or to live permanently.
The coastal town has three ports, the Aguilas marina, the Juan Montiel marina and the fishing port.
The Aguilas Golf Academy course ‘Isla del Fraile’ is perfect for training your golfing skills in Águilas. There are also nearby golf courses in Lorca, Pulpi (Aguilón Golf) and Hacienda del Alamo.
The weather in Aguilas
The climate in Aguilas is dry and temperate with little rainfall.
- Average annual temperature: 18º C
- Average sea temperature: 20º C
- Hours of sunshine: 3,200 hours a year
The beaches of Aguilas
Águilas has more than 30 virgin beaches and coves, along a 25 kilometre stretch. Most are small and intimate, including:
Cala de la Cueva de las Palomas, Cala de la Herradura, Playa Amarilla, Playa de Calabardina, Playa de Calacerrada or Playa de Los Cocedores, Playa de Cope, Playa de la Cañada del Negro, Playa de la Casica Verde, Playa de la Cola, Playa de la Colonia, Playa de la Galera, Playa de la Higuerica, Playa de la Rambla Elena, Playa de las Pulgas, Playa de Poniente, Playa del Arroz, Playa del Barranco de la Mar, Playa del Pozo de las Huertas, Playa del Pocico del Animal, Playa del Pozo, Playa El Rafal, Playa del Charco, Playa del Sombrerico, Playa Ensenada de la Fuente, Playa de Calabarrilla, Playa El Hornillo, Playa de Las Delicias, Playa de Levante, Playa del Matalentisco, Playa La Tortuga, Playa de Calarreona, Playa La Carolina and Playa del Pino.
To do in Aguilas?
The promenade is more than 6 kilometres long. Levante beach is the main beach near the city centre.
Águilas has a lot of natural beauty and an exceptional microclimate, with an average annual temperature of 25°C. This is why it is highly recommended for winter tourism. Therefore, it is a highly recommended place for winter tourism. You can do a wide range of outdoor activities, from mountain climbing or hiking, to deep-sea diving in the warm waters.
In terms of cultural offerings, art exhibitions alternate with conferences, crafts exhibitions, concerts, theatre, etc. The colourful and lively carnival of Águilas, which has been celebrated for 200 years, deserves a special mention. The whole town takes to the streets. The Aguilas carnival is one of the biggest shows in Spain.
There is a wide variety of services of all kinds, which are open all year round. This makes your stay enjoyable: hotels, campsites, shops, cafes, cinemas, etc. There are numerous bars with terraces, pubs, etc. With over forty restaurants, it offers a varied and interesting cuisine to satisfy the most exquisite palates, always with products of the highest quality.
Aguilas has 4 hotels from 2 to 4 stars and several hostels, private flats for seasonal rental.
Travelling to Águilas
Águilas is well connected by the AP7 / E7, the Mediterranean motorway.
Águilas has a bus station with regular lines to Lorca, Murcia, Mazarrón, Cartagena, Almería, Madrid.
The RENFE railway station links Águilas with long-distance trains to Madrid and Barcelona.
The nearest airport is Murcia International Airport, approximately 60 km away by daily transport. Almeria airport is also nearby, while Alicante-Elche airport is a little further away.
Your house in Águilas?
With a house in Aguilas, you can always enjoy the Mediterranean Sea.
GogoEstates has a wide range of properties on the best locations. Choice of new builds, from plan, plots or fincas (where you can have your own home built), homes with sea views, etc.
For more information, please contact us.