Teulada Moraira gets 6% more occupation in July than last year and a total of 3.187 visitors. Numbers which prove how popular Teulada Moraira is amongst tourists and visitors. During a press conference Carlos Linares, mayor of Teulada Moraira and tourism councillor, expressed his satisfaction with the new numbers, a positive sign for the municipality and the businesses.
The visitors mainly come from countries such as France, Great Britain, Germany, the Netherlands, Belgium and Scandinavia. The national tourists mainly come from Madrid, the Comunidad Valenciana, the Basque region and Castilla y León.
Hostels noted an occupancy of 100%, vacation rentals 82,49% and hotels 76,33%.
The tourist office received 3.187 visitors, 631 visits from Spanish tourists and 2.556 from international guests. They also dealt with 5.129 inquiries, 802 from national and 4.327 from international tourists. Most frequent inquiries: local and fiesta information, Costa Blanca, services, cultural activities, beaches and leisure in general.
The mayor is very happy with the result and pointed out, that the municipality has been offering additional cultural and festive events thus making the offer more attractive. We expect an occupancy of 91,81% for the month of August and cultural and festive activities will continue, such as: open-air movies, the Voramar Street Jazz Festival, the International Festival of Youth orchestras at the Auditorio Teulada Moraira and the Medieval Market.
The department of tourism has done its share to attract more tourists with different campaigns over the last two years: “The next one in Teulada Moraira” in Madrid, the international campaign with Ronda Iberia where the municipality was present on all Iberia, Iberia Express and Air Nostrum flights as well as in 57 VIP lounges on airports all over the world, reaching 2 million people in 50 countries or the campaign at the train station Atocha in Madrid during the international tourism fair.