Santiago del la Ribera, Costa Calida... Looking for property for sale on the Mar Menor? Considering the lovely Santiago de la Ribera? Let us tell you more about this popular town in the Murcia region
Santiago de la Ribera, Costa Calida is located on the coast of Murcia, on the Mar Menor. The beautiful calming waters of the Mediterranean fill the shallow sea, where you can enjoy the gorgeous beach. Enjoy a short walk to the palm-lined promenade and you are among the various shops and restaurants waiting to be explored! Sound like a dream?
Santiago de la Ribera is easily accessible by plane, train, bus, and car. National and international travellers can both reach Santiago de la Ribera fairly quickly with a 35-minute ride from Murcia Airport, and an hour-long drive from Alicante. Santiago de la Ribera is in close proximity to many major motorways. With trainlines dotted along the coast, and regular bus routes, visitors can enjoy varied modes of transport. A popular way to explore the local area is on bike which can be rented locally or take the ferry across the Mar Menor to La Manga del Mar Menor!
Like all the towns around the Mar Menor , Santiago de la Ribera experiences pleasant weather year-round offering 320 days of sunshine per year. June, July, and August are the warmest months, and best for the beachgoers out there – but overall the year is composed of mild winters and warm and sunny summers. Imagine buying a property in Santiago de la Ribera and relaxing in your garden or by the pool the majority of the year, sound good?
Santiago de la Ribera is home to many hotels, shops, bars, restaurants, and holiday home properties, from luxury new build villas to beach front apartments. You can enjoy a walk through the streets lined with giant palm trees and take in the beachy vibes while experiencing the unique architecture, including original Roman villas. If you are looking for more to do in the surrounding area, there are many towns and activities on your doorstep – all within a 30-minute drive or less. These include world-class golf courses, shopping, a go-kart track, a theme park, and the healing mud baths of Las Charcas!
Santiago de la Ribera, Costa Calida offers 4 kilometres of beautiful coastline – making this coastal town a sought-after holiday destination to buy a new property in. The beautiful beaches are perfect for a leisurely swim or to participate in any of the numerous available water sports. While strolling along the promenade, tourists can enjoy the local cuisine in any of Santiago de la Ribera’s several restaurants. The local cuisine is centred around fresh seafood and locally grown fruits and vegetables.
Santiago de la Ribera is rich in culture and hosts many vibrant festivals and fiestas throughout the year – perfect for families looking to experience new activities during their off days! Carnival takes place from February to March and is touted as one of the most colourful celebrations in the Region of Murcia. During the summer you can enjoy the night of San Juan, a midsummer festival, and the Fiestas de la Virgen del Carmen and Patronales de Santiago Apóstol – both occurring in July.
Santiago de la Ribera, Costa Calida has everything you could possibly need health centres, schools, markets, banks, pharmacies, and community centres all within an easily accessible distance. Properties available to buy throughout the town include apartments, villas, terraced houses, and bungalows. Many of the houses for sale are luxuriously spacious and have premium facilities such as beautiful gardens, pools, balconies, and modern finishes. Perfect for a family holiday home, investment property or all-year-round living, many regard this location as an incredibly desirable destination, Santiago de la Ribera will not disappoint!
In recent years, like most towns on the Mar Menor, we have seen the launch of many new build properties for sale. Here at ES Property For Sale In Spain we have access to all the new build property for sale in Santiago de la Ribera, including villas, apartments and townhouses. You will also find older resale properties in this area and of course if that is your preferred property type we can help find your dream home.
If you think the Costa Calida is for you then why not booking a viewing trip, come and see for yourself everything the the Mar Menor area and properties have to offer
You can browse our properties for sale in Santiago de la Ribera by simply clicking here: PROPERTY FOR SALE IN SANTIAGO DE LA RIBERA, MAR MENOR, COSTA CALIDA