Pilar de la Horadada

Pilar de la Horadada is a charming town on the most southern end of Costa Blanca and is located just off the N-332 coastal road between Torrevieja and San Pedro del Pinatar, or from the AP-7 (E-15) motorway and only a 10 minutes drive from San Javier airport.

Roda Golf Rentals is approx 15 minutes away and an ideal place to locate centrally in easy accessibility to many of the local attractions

Pilar de la Horadada History

The area is full of history and goes back to ancient times having many pirate attacks in the past. It still has the ancient 15 century watch tower which was built to warn the locals of pirate attacks. They also use to use bonfires to notify the residence.

Watch Tower at Horadada

About Pilar de la Horadada

Pilar de la Horadada is now a beautiful town with pretty square and stunning gardens. There is a cinema which screens films in English with Spanish subtitles. There is also a museum with archaeological exhibitions and down from the square a 19th century church of our Lady of the Virgin of Pilar you can see its prominent bell tower.

Horadada church Horadada Square

Pilar de la Horadada Beaches

Pilla has a beautiful coastline of fine sand and clear water some local beaches include:-

Playa Conde
Playa las Higueras
Harbour Beach
Playa los Jesuitas.

Pilla de la Horadada Beach Horadada Beach On the way to the beach

Pilar de la Horadada Fiestas

There are lots of festivals they have a Carnival in February, San Juan Bonfires in June and Fiesta Mayor de Nuestra Senora La Virgen del Pilar in October.

Playa de la Horadada Markets

The main market is on Fridays, but there are many other nearby markets.

Fiestas and festivals in Pilar de la Horadada

Include the July 30th independence celebrations, various celebrations dedicated to the Virgen del Pilar (late September and October), the Romerio de San Isidro (May) and the Pilar Blues Festival which is held at the beach Las Higuericas in August.

Pilar de la Horadada Weather

Pilar de la Horadada enjoys a warm Mediterranean climate with mild winters and hot summers making it a perfect place to visit all year round.
Last Updated July 30, 2010

Pilar de la Horadada Photos

Pilar de la horadada sign

Horadada main square Horadada BoatsClub Nautica at Horadada Marina VeiwHoradad Restaurants Horadada Ice Creams

Coffee ith Margaret

 My favorite ice creams to die for the choice is endless. Then you can sit and enjoy the world go by overlooking the Marina and Beach.

The Square

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