El Portus Naturist Village
El Portus Naturist Village lies in a picturesque bay within the Natural Park of Sierra de la Muela and 10 kilometres from Cartagena. Due to its size of a million square metres, it has earned the name village, although it's Spanish title is Camping Naturista El Portús. Within the village, keen naturists will find all the services and facilities needed to enjoy a wonderful holiday. With its beautiful beaches and surrounding natural park, many activities are also available. Walkers in particular will be in their element hiking the ravine that the village takes it's Latin name from.
El Portus Naturist Village
Visitors on a day visit from Cartagena who prefer to keep their clothes on can spend sunny days on El Portús Beach to the west of the village. Backing this, the more adventurous visitor can arrange a choice of kayak tours from Portuskayak Adventure Centre. The official nudist beach, Playa de la Morena, fronts the village and lies slightly to the east in a cosy sheltered bay.
El Portus Naturist Village Facilities
Within the village gardens are two outdoor swimming pools. The large summer pool has a kids pool and is open from mid June to mid September. The winter pool lies near the restaurant and is open all year round. It maintains a water temperature of 27 Celsius and has a retractable cover. Situated between the beach and summer pool is the beach bar. This is a popular area where you can relax with a refreshing drink or meal and enjoy the views. The village restaurant boasts a lovely terrace and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner as well as a varied a la carte daily menu. There is also an on-site supermarket open all year round and a fun children's playground.
A popular feature of El Portus Naturist Village is its relaxing Spa. Within the Spa centre is a fully equipped gymnasium. Guests can relax in the Jacuzzi or enjoy a selection of hydrotherapy essential baths. Four treatment rooms served by professional therapists offer a range of Spa treatments and massages. There are also various skin treatments and speciality treatments.
El Portus Naturist Village Activities
Within the village, sporty visitors can take up the challenge of a variety of activities. When down on the beach you can play a game or two of beach volleyball. There are also tennis and padel tennis courts, and popular among Spanish and Scandinavian visitors are the boules pitches. During the summer the staff at El Portus Naturist Village arrange all sorts of excursions and activities. These include sports challenges, gymkhanas, fancy dress parades and excursions.
During the rest of the year, activities are more geared towards adult guests. In the winter pool there is yoga, aerobics and aquaerobics. The restaurant at times doubles as the village social club offering a library, foreign language classes, dancing classes and board games. A variety of sports competitions and boules tournaments are popular, as are gastronomic excursions, dinner dances and musical evenings. For the thrill seeking visitor, try the climbing club or scuba diving club.
El Portus Naturist Village Accommodation
Accommodation in the village is offered in the campsite, as well as fully equipped bungalows and apartments. The campsite features 400 pitches suitable for tents, caravans and camper vans. They range in size from 60m2 – 100m2 and most feature electric points, water and drainage. Servicing these are five strategically placed ablution blocks with hot water and disability access.
Guests at El Portus Naturist Village can choose from three models of self contained bungalows. Each bungalow has a covered terrace with a table and chairs. They are equipped with kitchen appliances, cutlery, tableware, bed linen and towels. TV and air conditioning comes as standard in the Type A Superior and Type B bungalows, and is optional in the Type A bungalows. The Type B bungalows enjoy a terraced hillside setting and come with an additional twin bed bedroom.
More luxurious accommodation is offered in Hacienda Montalvo. This area of the village boasts the best views and is home to 15 apartments. Located right next to the swimming pool, they also come fully equipped. These are 30m2 studio apartments with air conditioning and TV. There is a kitchen and lounge area, bathroom, double bed, sofa bed and furnished terrace with great views.