Villamartín is situated near Torrevieja, inland but only 10 minutes drive to the beaches. Villamartin has been turned into a modern looking town due to the new developments that have been built or that are in construction. The area is very busy with tourists and there are a massive selection of bars & restaurants in the area. Villamartin has two championship golf courses (Villamartin Golf Course & Las Ramblas Golf Course). La Zenia beach is located only 10 minutes from Villamartin. El Limonar International School (www.ellimonarinternational.com) is situated in Villamartin, a bilingual fee paying private school. Villamartín is popular for its central plaza located just 100 metres from Villamartin Golf Course. It consists of supermarkets, bank, medical centre, variety of bars, cafés and restaurants. The plaza area is surrounded by palm trees which are home to a few African Ring Neck Parrots. The parrots certainly attract tourists attention and are pleasant addition to the area.