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La Mirada Pool, La Zenia, Spain


La Mirada Restaurante in La Zenia has always been one of our favourites. From coffee's in the winter over looking the beach to lounging by the poolside in the summer, it is always one of our go-to places and to date it's never one to disappoint.

Today we headed down to the pool to have a bit of a 'holiday' day which was very much needed especially after our recent not so great hotel stay in Torre Pacheco (see the post here).

Before entering the pool you buy your wristband from the bar opposite the pool, €9 for a sunbed and pool, €5 for pool only.

Then relax for the rest of the day!

Pedro the pool guy is excellent. He's always so friendly, helpful and very efficient.

To our surprise the pool was very quiet. It's coming to the end of the summer holiday's but we didn't expect things to start quietening down until next week.

The food at La Mirada has always been consistently good and such a varied menu. We went for a little tapas today, Calamari alla romana for Mark and magra con tomate (pork in tomato) and patata fritas for me. With some alioli too, Delicious!


Located at La Zenia beach next door to the Servigroup hotel it is a popular place for tourists, locals and expats alike. We find it great value for money where you really get that holiday vibe and go away feeling relaxed, happy and looking forward to the next visit.






x Heather


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