Here we have a beautifully maintained top floor apartment in the ever-popular coastal town of Los Alcazares on the Mar Menor, Murcia.The property was built in 2004 and is being sold with airconditioning in the master bedroom and living room, all white goods included, a jacuzzi, a pellet burner, two garage spaces, two storage rooms and can be sold with all the furniture included (subject to the offer)On the first floor, we have the living/dining room which comes with a recently fitted pellet burner and air-conditioning, it also has direct access to the ground floor terrace. You will also find the fully fitted separate kitchen which offers sea views from the window, the toilet and a bedroom which is currently being used as an office.Moving onto the second floor we find the master bedroom which has direct access to a private terrace where we find the hot tub, the current owners also house the washing machine here. There are electric, water and drainage points here so if you wanted to convert this area into an outside kitchen or even add an en-suite, this is a possibility, subject to planning permission.The apartment is situated 900m away from the nearest beach and just 300m to the nearest amenities making it a perfect holiday home or permanent residence.Los AlcazaresLos Alcázares is on the edge of the Mar Menor, in the Region of Murcia and boasts seven kilometres of beach. Situated 24 kilometres from the city of Cartagena and just 5 kilometres from San Javier international airport. Its name comes from the Arab word for 'palaces' which refers to the holiday mansions that were built in ancient times by the Moors in this coastal village.Today Los Alcazares is not purely a holiday resort it has a thriving population of permanent residents which ensures the bars, restaurants, shops etc are open all year round. There are excellent sporting facilities including the Princess Cristina sports centre, the surrounding area contains several first-class golf courses and it is an ideal place for water sports including kite surfing, windsurfing kayaking and sailing. There are excellent medical facilities and a newly built Los Arcos hospital. There are a huge variety of shops everything from main brand supermarkets, boutiques, shoe shops, Chinese bazaars second hand and charity shops, plus traditional street markets which take place twice a week selling a wide variety of goods, including fresh locally grown produceThe population is made up of approximately 65% Spanish the remainder a healthy mix of mostly northern Europeans which consisting largely of the over 40s, the retired, and working people and families with young children. There are two international schools in the area both with good reputations.The climate is excellent all year round protected from the Mediterranean by La Manga. All year one can enjoy a dip in the calm waters of the Mar Menor, or enjoy a thermal treatment on its shores on the traditional hotel La Encarnación famous for its therapeutic treatments, or simply enjoy a delicious lunch in hotel's fine beachside restaurant.