Founded in 1975, Moraira Sailing Club has become one of the Valencian Community’s most important sporting and leisure centres. Constituted as a non-profit association, it strives to foster water sport-related activities.
Its goal is twofold: the scope and quality of the port services offered and the satisfaction of its members and users.
Location and surroundings of Moraira Sailing Club
Moraira is a little charming town in Alicante that has grown over the last number of years. Despite this, it hasn’t lost its Mediterranean charm. It’s part of the municipality of Teulada, located between Calpe and Jávea.
It has 14,000 inhabitants and, interestingly, 60% are foreigners. With an average annual temperature of 18°C and a strategic location (31 kilometres from Benidorm and 75 kilometres from Alicante), no wonder tourists flock to it in droves.
It stands out for its eight kilometres of coastline with stunning beaches, such as Portet. Not to mention its rich architectural and cultural heritage. Don’t miss out on its castle, the fortress church of Santa Catalina and the watchtower of Cabo de Oro, making this town a great choice for a holiday with all the family without a shadow of doubt.
Sailing Club Services and activities
Moraira Sailing Club is a hub of activity in this town. Since the Marina was completed in 1985, paid for exclusively by its members, it has played a key role in the lives of many of those living in Moraira.
It has fostered initiatives such as obtaining the Blue Flag certification. What does it symbolise? Deep-seated respect for the environment.
Facilities and services
Moraira Sailing Club has more than 70,000 m2 of facilities:
- 26,731 m² for land-based activities.
- 47,100 m² to water-based activities.
It also brings together the following indicators and benchmarks:
- 8-metre outer harbour, 750-metre mouth and 2 to 6-metre dock.
- A 100-metre breakwater and docking facility and a 600-metre dyke.
- 620 berths.
As well as putting on specific activities for its members and other social outreach activities in Moraira, it offers all kinds of technical services. It has a 60-tonne travel lift and a 10-tonne crane, as well as a waiting dock and a fishing dock.
If you need to, you can take advantage of its fuel supply or its water and electricity outlets when docking. Looking to paint or repair your boat, apply an osmosis treatment or get practical weather information? Moraira Sailing Club is at your service at all times.
And, as if all this wasn’t enough, it has a permanent night surveillance service, commercial premises, gastronomy, offices, not to mention sailing, diving and rowing schools. What more could you ask for?
Sailing events and competitions
There’s no shortage of events and competitions throughout the year. Not to mention holding championships all year round. For example, the first edition of the Trofeo Curricán de Primavera was held in April 2023.
It also hosts and organises other major championships. Here are some of them:
- XXIV Campeonato de España de Regularidad de Barcos a Motor.
- IX Campeonato Autonómico de Regularidad de Barcos a Motor.
- XXXII Concurso de Pesca al Chambel.
- IV Edición Colosos del Mediterráneo.
- XXXIX Trofeo Pesca Curricán CN Moraira.
- XXIV Concurso Búsqueda del Tesoro.
The list of competitions is endless, not to mention the other non-sports related and cultural events it holds. This is the case of the 9th edition of the Gourmet Race, the Tuna Social Festival as well as drawing competitions for kids, to name but a few.
Gastronomy and entertainment at Moraira Sailing Club
The company Bela Dama del Mar SL oversees the club’s gastronomic services. These include:
- Restaurant for lunch and dinner. It specialises in traditional local produce: fish, seafood and rice dishes.
- Chill-out terrace with delicious cocktails.
- Event organisation.
No wonder people come back time and time again to eat at Moraira Sailing Club. Where quality, taste and vibe, success and satisfaction are guaranteed.
Interested in coming to this sailing club?
As you can see, Moraira is a charming tourist spot. Especially for families looking for amazing beaches, entertainment and water activities. With no shortage of activities on offer, this sailing club makes this town in Alicante even more fun.
If a getaway like no other in Alicante tickles your fancy, Moraira Sailing Club offers you quality, experience, fun and gastronomy. Book somewhere to stay with Sol Habitat Holiday Home for a perfect holiday.