Discover Southern Europe, Issue 9, November 2019

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Discover Southern Europe  |  Spain’s most magical getaways

A relaxed, slow stay by the green fields There is a place right in the heart of the warm Costa Blanca (Alicante), where you can truly relax and enjoy your holidays, living its slow-paced lifestyle. La Finca Resort is a unique, award-winning space that will make you forget your daily routine right away.

Hub and Al Fresco Grill & Pool Bar, located under the big umbrellas and allowing you to glance at the green fields.

TEXT: GERARD PLANA  |  PHOTOS: HOTEL LA FINCA RESORT

And speaking of green fields, La Finca Resort has three golf courses on which you can practice your golfing skills. If you are a rookie, don't hesitate to take classes in the Golf Academy; if you are a seasoned player, you will enjoy the three courses designed by Pepe Gancedo and Robert Dean Putman.

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a Finca Resort stands green and flowery in the middle of the arid lands of Alicante. Its halls – decorated with modern furniture – are luminous and spacious and welcome you into a warm atmosphere which guarantees you a relaxed state of mind. Great for couples, La Finca becomes an ‘adults only’ hotel in summer. Peace is the king and the Mediterranean the queen of this resort, exclusively set to let you immerse yourself in the Mediterranean atmosphere. Sunny and far away from the busy vibes of Costa Blanca, this five-star hotel offers you all kinds of services. You can spend

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your morning sunbathing by the outdoor swimming pool while drinking a refreshing cocktail prepared at the pool bar. Or what about feeling as good as new after having had some magnificent beauty and body treatments in the resort’s spa? There are many bars and restaurants, all offering the best quality products to indulge your palate. Los Jardines de la Finca restaurant is the perfect place to discover Spanish cuisine with a gourmet touch, looking at the vast gardens of the hotel under the starry night. Another option is to enjoy tasty aperitifs and cocktails in both The

The perfect place to hit the sweet spot

Furthermore, the resort has now been awarded by the World Travel Awards as Spain’s Leading Sports Resort 2019, and recently, it also received a World Golf Award for Spain’s Best Golf Hotel 2019.

www.lafincagolfresort.com