The pretty inland village of Zurgena is located in the Almanzora valley close to the towns of Albox, Huercal-Overa and Los Carasoles.
It is a 40 minute drive from the tourist resorts of Mojacar Playa, Vera Playa and Garrucha and about 1 hour 30 minutes from Almeria City. Situated very close to the E15 motorway this permits easy and safe access to the Spanish airports of Murcia, Almeria and Alicante and the golf course of Dessert Springs, Valle del Este golf, Aguilon golf and Marina golf.
Zurgena is a traditional Spanish village where the general hustle and bustle of village life is centred around the village square and its 5 bars which all serve tapas long into the evening. Other facilities include a kiddies’ play park the newly constructed sports barn, 2 mini-markets, a bakers, 2 banks and two conveyance stores. The principal industry around the area continues to be farming.
If you are looking for a taste of real Spanish living that is only a short drive from more familiar holiday destinations then Zurgena’s friendly and tranquil atmosphere fits the bill.