Cheap coastal towns to live

Foz (Galicia)

You are looking for cheap coastal towns to live? Do you like the sea and want to always be close to it? Even if you don't have a high budget, there are many places like this in Spain. They are distributed throughout all the autonomous communities, from Galicia but also Andalusia and from Castilla y Leon but also Cataloniawithout forgetting, of course, Canary Islands y Balearics.

In addition, if you opt for the south, for the Levantine area or for the islands, you will have pleasant weather all year round. On the other hand, if you opt for the north, you will spend cool summers. But, in all cases, you will enjoy the many infrastructures cultural, sports and leisure activities offered by these towns. For you to choose better, we are going to propose some cheap coastal towns to live in.

Foz (Galicia)

View of Foz

Port of Foz

This beautiful town in the region of The Central Marina, in the province of Lugo, has about ten thousand inhabitants, although in summer there is more population. It is, therefore, a quiet town where you can find a house for eight hundred euros per square meter. If you prefer a flat, the value becomes more expensive to just over a thousand, but it will still be cheap for you.

In any case, life in Foz is cheap. And, being a small town, you will have all kinds of services at the foot of the house You will find supermarkets, pharmacies, cafeterias and all kinds of establishments to do your shopping. Also, this town has some of the best beaches in Galicia. Among these, those of A Rapadoira, Llas, Arealonga or Peizás, all of them with Blue flag.

On the other hand, Foz offers you a good cultural equipment. It has the BSalgado Toimil Public Library, an exhibition hall, an assembly hall and even a radio station. It also has a health center and in the nearby town of Burela there is a public hospital that provides service to all of La Mariña in Lugo.

As for festivities, several are also celebrated in Foz. They emphasize the one of the Carmen the 16 of July and with a gigantic sardine; that of San Lorenzo on August 10; the Carnival and the Romería del Santo, which takes place on the Saturday before Pentecost Monday. But, above all, we will mention the norman party, which commemorates the Viking invasions suffered by the Lugo coast in the Middle Ages and which is celebrated on the last or penultimate weekend of August.

Finally, we will tell you about some of the monuments that you can see in this beautiful Galician town. In this regard, we must mention the Basilica of San Martin de Mondonedo, which is five kilometers away and is the oldest in Spain. Its origins date back to the XNUMXth century, although the current temple is from the XNUMXth. It is part of Galician pre-Romanesque art and, inside, you can see paintings from the XNUMXth to XNUMXth centuries.

We also advise you to visit the castro de Fazouro, from the XNUMXnd century BC, and the manor house of the Count of Fontao, in Santa Cecilia. But, in addition, you can make beautiful hiking trails quite simple. Among these, the one with the beaches and the one that leads to Mount A Frouxeira, where you will see the remains of what was the fortress of the Marshal Pardo de Cela, feudal lord of the area at the beginning of the XNUMXth century.

Gandía, an amazing cheap coastal town to live in


Playa de Gandía

You will find it striking that we mention among the cheap coastal towns to live the touristy Gandía. However, it is true, because the price per square meter hardly reaches the thousand euros. In addition, the capital of the region of the Safor It is a large population, since it has about seventy-five thousand inhabitants.

Therefore, it offers you all the equipment. In its own urban area you will find all kinds of shops, supermarkets and cafes. It also has several schools and educational centers. They even have representation in the town the Polytechnic University of Valencia and UNED. Likewise, in summer the activities of the International University of Gandia and it is also the headquarters of the Catholic University of Valencia.

On the other hand, the Valencian town has urban and interurban bus lines and a railway station, the latter belonging to Cercanías Valencia. It even offers you a municipal bicycle service with which you can tour the council.

As for its festivities, Gandía celebrates, like all the towns in the province, the flaws. But also Holy Week, declared a Festival of Tourist Interest, and the fair in honor of San Francisco de Borja, your employer. The latter takes place around October XNUMX and features a popular character called Tío de la Porra. The festivities of San Antonio Abad, San Juan Bautista, Santa Ana and the Virgen del Carmen are also important. And very different character has the Pirate Rock Festival, which attracts about twenty thousand visitors.

Finally, we will tell you about some monuments of Gandía that you should know. Dominating the town from the top of a hill is the castle of Bairén, although it is in ruins. More interesting are the gothic church of Santa Maria, built in the fifteenth century, and the Ducal Palace, where San Francisco de Borja was born and a perfect example of Valencian Gothic. The monastery of San Jerónimo de Cotalba and the convent of Santa Clara belong to the same style. On the other hand, the facade of the City Hall is neoclassical and the spectacular Paris palace is modernist, like the Serrano theater. Finally, only three towers remain from the medieval wall.



Charco de San Ginés, in Arrecife

We completely changed registration to propose you as a cheap coastal town to live in the capital of the island of Lanzarote. With just over sixty thousand inhabitants, the square meter is around nine hundred euros. It also has all the services and magnificent beaches such as El Ancla, Reducto or El Jablillo, although, if you prefer, you can swim in the Pool of San Gines, a marine lagoon that enters towards the city.

If you have children, Arrecife also offers you primary and secondary schools. Also, it has the House of Culture Agustín de la Hoz, where exhibitions are organized, a civic center where theatrical performances are represented, and a public library.

As for communications, the town of Lanzarote has four urban bus lines and several to other towns on the island. Likewise, there is transportation by sea to Tenerife, Gran Canaria y Fuerteventura and you also have, five kilometers away, the César Manrique airport, from which national and international flights depart.

Finally, if you live in Arrecife, you have to know some interesting monuments. Among them, the castle of San Gabriel, which also houses the History Museum and includes the curious Las Bolas drawbridge. rear is the castle of san jose, which, in turn, is home to the International Museum of Contemporary Art. For its part, the facade of the Segarra building is an example of nineteenth-century architecture on the island of Lanzarote. And the main church of San Ginés Obispo, of baroque style, houses images of the Virgen del Rosario and of San Ginés himself with great artistic value.

Santiago de la ribera

The Royal Yacht Club

The Real Club de Regatas de Santiago de la Ribera, one of the cheap coastal towns to live in

We return to the Peninsula to offer you this beautiful town in the municipality of San Javier, In the Autonomous Community of Murcia. In his case, the price per square meter hardly exceeds the thousand euros. And that, very close to it are the General Air Academy and the province's airport.

Like the previous ones, Santiago offers you all the comforts to live. It has all the services. It has a health center, secondary schools and institutes, several social service centers such as the Prince of Asturias, with a library and auditorium, and even a regatta club, as well as magnificent beaches. For example, those of Castillicos, Barrionuevo and Colón.

In addition, it offers you bus lines to cities like Cartagena y Murciaas well as other towns. And, very close, you have the Balsicas railway station. There is even a ferry that connects the villa with La Manga del Mar Menor.

As for the festivities, highlights the pilgrimage of San Blas, declared of Regional Tourist Interest. But also Holy Week and the April Fair, in the image of Seville. However, its patron, as is logical, is Santiago Apóstol, which is celebrated on July 25.

Finally, regarding what you can visit in Santiago de la Ribera, we will mention the curious Tiflológico Aeronautical Museum. But, above all, the churches of Santiago Apóstol and the Virgen de Loreto; the hermitages of San Blas and Nuestra Señora del Carmen and the Puertas del Mar monument.

Barbate, a cheap coastal town to live in Andalusia

Breña Park

Natural Park of La Breña and Marismas del Río Barbate

Given the tourist attraction that the Andalusian community has, it is not easy to show you cheap coastal towns to live in. But Barbate, in CadizIt is one of the cheapest. The square meter is about one thousand three hundred euros and it has twenty-two thousand inhabitants, so it offers you all the services.

It has several educational centers and one health center. It also has several cultural centers such as the Old Market, municipal swimming pool, sports center and food market. It even has a bus station from which lines leave for the rest of the province. On the other hand, in relation to its festivities, it highlights the Fatima pilgrimage, Holy Week and the Carmen Fair.

Finally, the Cadiz town offers you beautiful beaches and a wonderful natural environment, with the La Breña Park and Barbate River Marshes or Cape Trafalgar. But you will also find in its surroundings monuments such as the watchtowers of the Tajo and Meca or the Zahara de los Atunes castle, which has been a Site of Cultural Interest for a few years.

In conclusion, we have shown you some of the cheap coastal towns to live in Spain. But, if none have convinced you, you can also choose Mugardos, in La Coruña and whose square meter is around nine hundred euros; Torrevieja, in Alicante and with about one thousand and thirty euros, or Chilches, in Castellón and with one thousand one hundred euros per square meter. Have you already decided on one?

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