Opened in 2007, Mercure Thalasia Costa de Murcia, right on the marvelous Mediterranean, offers a complete and attractive option for health tourism and leisure.
Occupying privileged surroundings, a new avant-garde space, Thalasia provides all the benefits of modern Thalassotherapy, which originated in the 19th century. Living waters from the Mediterranean rich in marine oligoelements that in the hands of the finest specialists will achieve dramatic therapeutic effects and give you a truly unique and natural experience.
Hotels, restaurants, sports facilities, thalassotherapy center….a whole world of services to take care of the body and the mind.
The hotel can be reached from Murcia San Javier Airport within 15 minutes by car or taxi; the journey from Alicante airport is approximately 40 minutes.
Location: San Pedro del Pintar. Murcia (Spain)
Located at the northern end of the Mar Menor, its name comes from a small church the fishermen dedicated to San Pedro in an area of pine trees. With its agricultural and fishing character, it has busy tourist activity in Lo Pagán, where its mud baths are particularly famous and reportedly good for your health.
Its history stretches back to the Roman era, from which remains of houses have been discovered and during which the exploitation of the salt flats of Coterillo was begun; salt flats which are still working today.
These wetlands were formed with the dunes and the beach of La Llana, which is the oldest of the Regional parks of Murcia, and which is a refuge for over one hundred bird species, among which the flamingo is worthy of particular mention. Besides the park, where it is possible to observe the fauna and flora as well as unique constructions such as the salt mills, it is also worth paying a visit to stately homes such as the Casa del Reloj, which was home to the death of Emilio Castelar, the Palace of Villar de Felices, the Ethnographical Archaeological Museum and the Fish Market.