Orihuela-Costa is a coastal area on the Costa Blanca and part of the 20 km distant town of Orihuela. The municipality has about 22,000 registered inhabitants, but the government estimates that on average about 45,000 people reside in the municipality. The municipality mainly focuses on beach and golf tourism.
Between the urbanizations of Orihuela-Costa there are four 18-hole golf courses with an international appearance. Important European golf tournaments regularly take place on these golf courses. These four golf courses are Campo de Golf Villamartín, Campo de Golf Las Ramblas, Real Club de Golf Campoamor and Las Colinas Golf.