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Nice lake

very nice lake and surroundings.... but i can see the water is disapearing from this lake , not... read more

Reviewed 26 February 2018
ludvik h
Quad tour close to the lake

A very nice man-made lake, turquoise colored and very large, in the middle of nowhere. Great to... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2017
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25 Feb 2018
“Nice lake”
23 Aug 2017
“Quad tour close to the lake”
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Reviewed 29 March 2018

We used to walk the dog but the lAke has almost gone now just piles of dog poo and rubbish but the pub nearby is good

Thank david j
Reviewed 26 February 2018

very nice lake and surroundings.... but i can see the water is disapearing from this lake , not good.

Thank ludvik h
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

A very nice man-made lake, turquoise colored and very large, in the middle of nowhere. Great to feel like in a western movie in such a dry and sunny lanscape. We had a one-hour quad tour with costablancaquadtours, located close to the embalse. Very well...More

Thank f a
Reviewed 21 August 2017

This is a very nice lake to travel around by car or bike. You will have a nice scenary over the land and the lake. Just around the lake are nice farmlands and typical Spanish scenaries.

1  Thank Remco v
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Visited today with friends who live close by, had car window smashed and stole friends handbag which was well hidden, watch out for a White Ford Transit van with two males 30-40 yrs old, registration started AL. A beautiful place to visit none the less,

6  Thank BenHobday
Reviewed 2 February 2017

This is the third of the triumvirate of coloured lakes in the Torrevieja area. The pink and blue lakes are both salty, and the pink one supplies the salt industry. The embalmed de la pedrera is fresh water and is used to irrigate the surrounding...More

2  Thank stejaadle
Reviewed 12 April 2016

This is a great trip easily accessable from Costa Blanca South towns and villages. Plenty of places to stop off to enjoy the views and Or sun sets. It is worth stopping off at Casa Pedrera the Grand Design House, spectacular views and great cakes....More

2  Thank Susan O
Reviewed 23 October 2015

Scenic views all the way around and a few spots to stop off and enjoy the sun rise/set. Have been fishing here a few times with my boys. Unfortunately some spots have become littered.

3  Thank HotCurryMuncher
Reviewed 2 July 2015

We were quite surprised by the size and colour of this reservoir as we drove around it on our way home. It is well worth stopping and taking in the panoramic scenery that it provides.

2  Thank dnowland_12
Reviewed 24 September 2014

Scenic route around the lake, stopping off at Casa La Pedrera the Grand Design House is a must. So close to spanish villages yet feels so far away. Many bikers use this route as ideal for an early morning ride. Have taken several people here...More

2  Thank Kaz442013
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Jean R
29 October 2015|
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It would be perfect for dog walking but unfortunately due to the litter and broken glass everywhere I would say it’s not safe for dogs. Smashed glass bottles it a big problem here.
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