Cycling in Mojácar
Mojácar, destination for cyclists
The town of Mojacar is especially known for its benevolent climate with very little rainfall throughout the year. With the additional collaboration of the Guardia Civil Traffic Police and its quiet roads with very little traffic added to the diversity of land this allows the practice of various forms of cycling.
The surrounding areas of Mojácar are interesting places to visit for the scenery and uniqueness of the Cabo de Gata Natural Park, a maritime-terrestrial park located just 30km from Mojácar with a sub-desert climate ecosystem, the only one on the continent. There are various routes for cyclists to practice cycling whilst enjoying the beautiful mountain and sea views.
For the development of the activity such as cycling, triathlon, bmx and mountain bike there are preexisting routes with guides from the Servigroup Marina Playa Hotel without the need to go by tarmaced road. There are routes ranging from 40 up to 210 kilometres with different extremes of difficulty but suitable for cyclists of all levels.
Experienced and proffesional teams & cyclotourism
The extensive experience gained from 2005 up until present day, with some of the most important international cycling teams such as Rabobank, Bouygues Telecom, Telenet Fidea, Omega Pharma Quick Step, Lotto Belisol Cycling Team, Sajour – Sajon, Phonak o CCC – Polsat Polkowice. They have also hosted the Russian teams, Astana, Team Katusha and Rusvelo, amongst others, making the Hotel Servigroup Marina Playa an ideal base for cycling teams and for preseason preparation training.
In January and February 2013, the establishment welcomed cyclists from Movistar, Blanco Pro Cycling Team, Rabobank sub 21, Rabobank female, Netapp - Endura, Ovita, the Belgian cycling federation and also, the Belgian and Swiss triathlon teams.
In addition, there are also many holidaymakers who enjoy cycling, the variety of routes on offer for practicing: BMX racing, cycling, triathlon and also mountain biking. From November 2012, the hotel has welcomed many groups from all over Europe and will continue to accommodate many more during the 2016-2017 seasons.
A hotel for cyclists
The Hotel Servigroup Marina Playa is a four star hotel situated on the beachfront in Mojacar, in a quiet and residential area, 50 meters from a well maintained golf course, enjoying beautiful views of the sea and the mountains.
The comfortable and modern facilities fully equipped for optimum performance of sports clubs, make the hotel an ideal place for the practice of cycling.
The hotel offers cyclists a personalised service and facilities tailored to their requirements for amateur and professional cycling clubs that seek optimum performance. It features special garages, cycle repair shop and bike wash room as well as spacious conference/meeting rooms and ample parking with water and electricity facilities for professional clubs coaches and lorries.
On the other hand, Mojacar has available a sports centre with an indoor heated pool. This pool is composed of 6 lanes of 25 meters in length and 12.5 meters wide. In addition, it has four dressing rooms (two of them for groups), gymnasium and a pavilion for the practice of basketball, volleyball, handball and indoor football.
Vera also has a heated pool consisting of 6 lanes that are 25 meters long and 12.50 meters wide and three changing rooms, one of which is adapted for groups.
We are also flexible in our restaurant times, which we will adapt to the day's workouts with meals adjusted to the needs of athletes.
Our exquisite cuisine is adapted to the special diets for athletes.
The Marina Conference Salon (264 m2) is a spacious and elegant meeting room, which allows up to 165 people. The hotel also has other rooms and offices available, as well as an audiovisual system and a wide variety of additional services such as technical support or any other service that is requested for your event.
Wellness Center and other sports activities
After a hard day of training, the hotel offers facilities for relaxation in the Wellness Center, equipped with a complete professional gym, Jacuzzi, steam room, sauna and relaxing and therapeutic massages. It also has an indoor heated pool in the winter, with various jets.
Other sports activities include four paddle courts, golf courses nearby, a variety of water sports and diving lessons in a pool or deep sea diving both summer and winter.