Local Facilities

There are a number of bars and restaurants in the village of Torreguadiaro ranging from traditional Spanish, Italian and International cuisines, all within easy walking distance and all serving delicious food. Torreguadiaro boasts magnificent beaches, with beach bars and national monuments. Besides all this, a village atmosphere is still maintained.

There is a butchers, small supermarket, electrical shop and chemist. There is also a doctors surgery across the road from the flat, opposite the Hotel Patricia, open in the mornings. A cash machine from which you can withdraw money out of English accounts, is just across the road.

For wildlife enthusiasts there is a two hectare wetland area lagoon, the Natural Park of the Lagoon of Torreguadiaro, where migratory birds in their natural habitat can be observed from small cabins.

The Hotel Patricia has an Internet "cafe", with printing facilities.

 

One of the two Torreguadiaro towers

One of the two towers from which
Torreguadiaro gets its name.

View from apartment looking towards Sotogrande and Gibraltar.

View from apartment looking towards
Sotogrande and Gibraltar.

View from balcony at sunrise

View from the balcony of the apartment at sunrise.

 

Getting around

Ideally you do need a car but there are buses that go through Torreguadiaro, they run about every one to two hours. South bound to La Linea (Gibraltar) and North bound to Estepona, stopping at all the little towns and villages on the way. From Estepona you can go right up to Valencia, but it does take time.
The bus stops are opposite Mi Punto and outside the two large blocks of flats, opposite Tandoori Nights Indian restaurant. Timetables and stopping places are displayed here.

 

Local Restaurants

There are many and varied restaurants in Torreguadiaro, with others within walking distance at Sotogrande and in the nearby towns of Pueblo Nueve, Guadiaro and a few miles up the coast, Sabinillas. Every culinary delight is catered for, from traditional Spanish to Indian, Chinese, Argentinean and More..



Port of Sotogrande

KE's Restaurant

KE's Restaurant at the Port of Sotogrande

 

The Port of Sotogrande is only 20 minutes walk along the sea shore or roadway. Here there is a newspaper and book shop, post office, cash machine's and various other shops, restaurants and bars. KE's restaurant, always open for coffees and breakfast is one of our favourites with outstanding views across the marina.

About a mile or so down the road, first turning off dual carriageway, is the town of Pueblo Nuevo de Guadiaro. It is walkable but you do have to trek along the main road, take some drinks with you. There are a selection of small supermarkets, shops and banks, along with various restaurants and bars. Super Cor, a larger supermarket, is on the opposite side of the road to Pueblo Nuevo de Guadiaro.

Further down the dual carriageway towards the outskirts of Algeciras is a retail shopping park containing, many big stores, a Carriefour supermarket and Leroy Merlin to mention just two.