Fuerteventura

Travel Guide
Corralejo Beach which includes swimming, mountains and general coastal views
Fuerteventura one ofthe the largest of the Canary Islands, located just west of Morocco, and iswell known for incredible beaches and excellent surfing. Enjoy the pleasantocean breeze and relax on pristine stretches of white sand on this island ofscenic parks and dunes. Visit the town of Corralejo, with its nature reservesand selection of water sports, ranging from diving to kite surfing.

To many, Fuerteventurais known as “the island of eternal spring” in recognition of its persistentlypleasant climate year-round. It enjoys little to no rain in the summer, withonly a few wet days between October and March.

Travel to Corralejo, appreciate its charmingstreets and alleys and dine in its delectable restaurants and cafés. Feed thatshopaholic in you and pick up a souvenir a one of the many boutique shops. Justoutside the town centre you’ll find miles of sand dunes in the CorralejoNational Park. Stroll across the sand at your leisure, enjoy the scenery andforget the worries back home.

When you really feel like it’s time to chill, getyourself a lounger and sunbathe on Corralejo Beach. Or choose from the countessother beaches on the island, such as Cotillo Beach and Sotavento de JaniaBeach. These serene beaches, with their sapphire blue seas, have very fewbuildings to interfere with nature on the great, sprawling areas of sand.

The island’s name developed from the Spanish termfor “strong winds,” which explains its pull for windsurfers. Take your boardout on the rough water and enjoy the view of the island’s rugged coastline.

For a change of scenery, head to Ajuy Beach, withits black sand formed from a volcanic eruption. Its yellow rocks combine wellwith the blue sea and sky for otherworldly photo opportunities. Explore cavesand beautiful rock formations next to the beach.

The local language is Spanish, dating back to theisland’s colonization many centuries ago. English is also widely spoken aroundthe resorts and attractions.

To reach the island, get a flight to FuerteventuraAirport in the El Matorral area on the east coast. Take a shuttle bus from theairport to your desired destination. Corralejo is 24 miles (39 kilometers)north, which will take about 30 minutes in a taxi.

Choose Fuerteventurafor a relaxing holiday with the family on white, sandy beaches surrounded bypicturesque sand dunes and parks.

Fuerteventura Travel Guide Video

Where to stay in Fuerteventura

 Pierre & Vacances Resort Fuerteventura OrigoMare
Pierre & Vacances Resort Fuerteventura OrigoMare
4 out of 5
Carretera Majanicho 100, La Oliva, Fuerteventura, 35650
The price is €63 per night from 12 Dec to 13 Dec
€63
per night
12 Dec - 13 Dec
Stay at this 4-star family-friendly aparthotel in La Oliva. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and 2 outdoor pools. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the comfy ...
4.1/5 Very Good! (391 reviews)
"The plates and glasses where dirty"

Reviewed on 15 Apr 2022

Pierre & Vacances Resort Fuerteventura OrigoMare
SBH Club Paraíso Playa - All Inclusive
SBH Club Paraíso Playa - All Inclusive
4 out of 5
Lomo de Acebuche, s/n, Pajara, Fuerteventura, 35626
The price is €179 per night from 19 Dec to 20 Dec
€179
per night
19 Dec - 20 Dec
Stay at this 4-star beach resort in Pajara. Enjoy free breakfast, free parking and 2 restaurants. Our guests praise the helpful staff in their reviews. Popular ...
3.9/5 Very Good! (98 reviews)
"The property has 3 pools and is handy for the beach. It's is in-between Costa Calma and jandia so perfect if you like long costal walks."

Reviewed on 14 Nov 2022

SBH Club Paraíso Playa - All Inclusive
Iberostar Selection Fuerteventura Palace
Iberostar Selection Fuerteventura Palace
5 out of 5
Urbanizacion Las Gaviota, Pasaje de Playas, 1, Jandia, Pajara, Fuerteventura, 35626
The price is €168 per night from 3 Dec to 4 Dec
€168
per night
3 Dec - 4 Dec
Stay at this 5-star luxury hotel in Pajara. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and 2 outdoor pools. Our guests praise the helpful staff in their reviews. Popular ...
4.4/5 Wonderful! (245 reviews)
"An amazing property that is safe, relaxing and an overall pleasure to be at!"

Reviewed on 26 Sep 2022

Iberostar Selection Fuerteventura Palace
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.
 Pierre & Vacances Resort Fuerteventura OrigoMare
Pierre & Vacances Resort Fuerteventura OrigoMare
4 out of 5
Carretera Majanicho 100, La Oliva, Fuerteventura, 35650
Stay at this 4-star family-friendly aparthotel in La Oliva. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and 2 outdoor pools. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the comfy ...
4.1/5 Very Good! (391 reviews)
"The plates and glasses where dirty"

Reviewed on 15 Apr 2022

Pierre & Vacances Resort Fuerteventura OrigoMare
Las Marismas De Corralejo
Las Marismas De Corralejo
3 out of 5
Calle Huriamen, La Oliva, Las Palmas, 35660
Stay at this 3-star family-friendly aparthotel in La Oliva. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and 2 outdoor pools. Popular attractions Acua Water Park and Centro ...
4.9/5 Exceptional! (16 reviews)
"The gardens especially were beautiful. The rooms and balcony were large, and some effort had been made so they were not generic Canarian hotel rooms, all areas were spotless. Staff welcoming and helpful."

Reviewed on 6 May 2022

Las Marismas De Corralejo
Aparthotel la Piramide
Aparthotel la Piramide
3 out of 5
Berlina, 7, Antigua, Fuerteventura, 35610
Stay at this 3-star aparthotel in Antigua. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and a fitness centre. Our guests praise the quiet rooms in their reviews. Popular attractions ...
3.6/5 Good! (367 reviews)
"Old and poor conditions inside room. Cigarette smell in furniture."

Reviewed on 4 Mar 2020

Aparthotel la Piramide
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.