If you like sunbathing, Mar de Pulpi is an excellent choice, as it is facing the beaches of La Entrevista and Los Nordos and also very close to the beaches at: San Juan de los Terreros; Mar Serena; Mar Rabiosa; Calipso; La Higuerica; La Carolina y Las Calas de la Tía Antonia; Cala Cuartel and Cala Cerrada.
There are various golf courses close to Mar de Pulpi. The closest are Aquilón Golf, less than 3 km away, and Desert Spring Golf, offering golf and the typical desert landscape which Almeria is famous for.
800 metres from Mar de Pulpi is the heart of San Juan de los Terreros, where you can find all types of shops and services. A few minutes down the road by car and you can find Aguilas, offering the types of services you would expect from a large town. Mar de Pulpi itself will also offer a 3,000 m2 shopping area in the not too distant future.