- La Herrada is a small residential complex located in the village of Los Montesinos. It's a 15 minute drive from Torrevieja.
- The Friday market has stalls offering everything from: fresh fruit and vegetable to flowers and leather goods.
- There is a lovely square in Los Montesinos boasting several bars and restaurants serving international cuisine. The local menu of the day (Menu del dia) is worth trying.
- The closest golf course is at the La Finca golf resort. There are several more within a 20 minute drive.
- The nearby nature reserve is perfect for bird watching, cycling, walking and horse riding.
- There's swmiing and fishing at the nearby Torremendo mountain lake.
- There is bowling club in the town.