1. Villa Nanitos: near the mud baths of San Pedro, with sporting facilities e.g. wind surfing, kayaking & waterskiing.
2. La Llana: long, sandy, blue flag beach, with foot showers
during the main season. Mild water, with some waves
3. El Espejo: blue flag, sandy beach on the Mar Menor with wind surfing, volley ball & kayaking, with calm waters
4. La Manga: typical beach of the La Manga stretch,
sandy & pleasant with calm waters
5. Los Nietos: 4km long grey, sandy beach with showers, lots of restaurants & calm waters
6. Cala Medina / Las Melvas / Levante: small beaches, with slightly wavey water, ranging from sand to gravel to rock, great all round beaches. There are restaurant services and some good opportunities for snorkeling
7. Cala de las Mulas: nudist beach, fine sands & no services
8. Cala Cortina: a calm sandy beach with toilets and showers, and a life guard service
9. El Portus: quiet, sandy beach, showers, difficult to reach
10. Salitrona: short, sandy beach, only accessible by boat / foot
11. La Caleta and San Ginés: gravel / sand beaches with calm water & some facilities e.g. showers & a few restaurants and shops
12. El Rihuete and Puerto de Mazarrón: sandy beaches, with plenty of local shops and restaurants
13. Las Covaticas: sand and gravel beach, which are great for snorkeling. Some of the coves in this area are frequented by nudists
14. Baño de las Mujeres & El Ciscar – a pair of quiet, short beaches offer great fishing as well as swimming & snorkeling.
15. Abejerro and Las Pulgas – sand / gravel, quiet, with no facilities
16. Punta del Fraile – accessible by foot, with good clear water for snorkelling.