Torre de la Horadada is a Spanish town located on the Mediterranean Sea and comes under the jurisdiction of Pilar de la Horadada. Both of these towns are located in the most southern point of the Alicante province in the south-east of Spain and therefore share a border with the province of Murcia.
As a coastal town its economy is based on tourism and boasts various prestigious blue flag beaches, the most popular being Los Jesuitas, El Conde, and El Puerto. These local beaches are well known for their fine sand and crystal waters. Its popularity during the busy summer months means that the town’s population can quadruple in size with many visitors coming from other parts of Spain, mainly Madrid and Murcia to enjoy their summer residences.
In recent years Torre de la Horadada has become the home to many expatriate residents form northern Europe, mainly from the UK and Ireland. This has led to the all year round sustainability of the town, which has resulted in the advent of new local business and amenities such as supermarkets, bars, restaurants and the construction of a new, and modern tourism complex Lo Monte.
Torre de la Horadada has a population of over 2,676 people. Torre de la Horadada also forms part of the wider Pilar de la Horadada metropolitan area which has a population of over 22,967 people.