The pretty village hamlet of Los Materos sits on the road that splits towards Bedarin and Bedar, or El Marchal and Lurbin. Los Materos is located at an altitude of 293 meters in the province Almeria, within the autonomous community of Andalucia, on the Costa de Almeria.
Both the towns of Bedar and Lubrin (and Antas) provide all necessary amenities with pharmacies, banks, bars/restaurants & shops, although van deliveries of bread and fresh fish are made to all surrounding villages of the area.
In and around Los Materos you can enjoy bird watching and long walks in the beautiful countryside or visit the Sanctuary of Cabezo del Maria on the outskirts of Antas, on the road that travels through the orange groves to the Autovia taking you to either Almeria City or the Region of Murcia. If you travel down the rambla, accessible with a normal car, you arrive at the village of Jauro that takes you back towards La Huerta, Aljariz and the main town of Antas. once a year all the surrounding villages enjoy the exciting dusty & noisy motor cross – a big pull for all teenagers in the area!
Los Materos is situated within the municipality of Antas that spans an area of 99.1 Km², with a total population 2659 inhabitants. The exact geographic coordinates of Los Materos are: latitude 37.2167, longitude -1.9833.Antas has a total population 2659 inhabitants. Nearby towns include; Jauro, La Huerta, Aljariz, Antas, El Real, Vera, Cuevas del Almanzora, El Marchal, El Campico, Los Materos, Los Raimundos, Bedarin, Bedar and Lubrin.
Los Materos enjoys an average temperature of 17.6ºC with a minimal annual temperature of 6ºC and the maximum of 32.4ºC. The annual rainfall for Los Materos is about 286 millimetres.