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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.

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Where to stay in Fuerteventura

Caleta Dorada
Caleta Dorada
3 out of 5
Barrilla s/n, Caleta de Fuste, Antigua, Fuerteventura
The price is €81 per night from 29 Jul to 29 Jul
Located in Caleta de Fuste, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Caleta del Fuste and Caleta de Fuste Marina. Fuerteventura Golf Course is 2.3 mi (3.7 km) ...
3.4/5 (116 reviews)
K. Poland
"Good value for money. Comfortable beds. Delicious meals."

Reviewed on 29 Sep 2020

Caleta Dorada
Eurostars Las Salinas
Eurostars Las Salinas
4 out of 5
Paseo Maritimo S/N, Caleta de Fuste, Antigua, Fuerteventura
The price is €109 per night from 25 Jul to 25 Jul
Nestled on the beach, this Caleta de Fuste hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Caleta del Fuste and Caleta de Fuste Marina. Fuerteventura Golf Course is 2 mi ...
4.1/5Very Good! (840 reviews)
Great hotel
"Great hotel, right beside the beach, very very clean Highly recommend The girl who checked us in was so nice and helpful"

Reviewed on 25 Jan 2021

Eurostars Las Salinas
H10 Playa Esmeralda - Adults Only
H10 Playa Esmeralda - Adults Only
4 out of 5
Calle Punta del Roquito, 2, Pajara, Fuerteventura
The price is €157 per night from 25 Jul to 25 Jul
Offering direct access to the beach, this Costa Calma hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Pájara Beach and Costa Calma Beach. Sotavento de Jandia Beach is 1.4 ...
4.3/5Excellent! (449 reviews)
"Just excellent"

Reviewed on 25 Jul 2020

H10 Playa Esmeralda - Adults Only
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Corralejo Lodge
Corralejo Lodge
3 out of 5
Avenida Pedro y Guy Vandaele, 21, La Oliva
The price is €65 per night from 2 Aug to 2 Aug
Situated near the beach, this aparthotel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Centro Comercial El Campanario, Corralejo Dunes Natural Park and Acua Water Park. Corralejo ...
4/5Very Good! (7 reviews)
Well situated and practical
"Spent a single night at the lodge. It's pretty well situated if you're there to enjoy flag beach as we were. Other than that it's basic but functional. There was a bit of noise in the morning due to strong winds but other than that all good."

Reviewed on 7 Mar 2021

Corralejo Lodge
Pierre & Vacances Fuerteventura Origomare
Pierre & Vacances Fuerteventura Origomare
4 out of 5
Carretera Majanicho 100, La Oliva, Fuerteventura
The price is €97 per night from 26 Jul to 26 Jul
This family-friendly La Oliva aparthotel is located by the ocean, within 2 mi (3 km) of Playa de Majanicho and La Derecha. El Hierro is 1.9 mi (3 km) away.
4.1/5Very Good! (367 reviews)
"Great place parking outside accomodation. Huge place with lots to do. The pool was lovely we had a great stay."

Reviewed on 10 May 2021

Pierre & Vacances Fuerteventura Origomare
Garden & Sea Boutique Lodging THe Home Collection
Garden & Sea Boutique Lodging THe Home Collection
4 out of 5
Calle el Sol, 1, Morro Jable, Pajara, Fuerteventura
Situated near the beach, this apartment building is within 1 mi (2 km) of Matorral Beach and Punta Jandía Lighthouse. Las Gaviotas beach is 1.4 mi (2.2 km) ...
4.6/5Exceptional! (34 reviews)
Lovely contemporary apartments with amazing views!
"We travelled as a family with 2 teenagers - this was our first time in Fuerteventura and we were delighted with both the resort of Morro Jable and the accommodation. Reception staff are friendly and helpful and communication was excellent during these difficult times. Our one bed apartment was clean ..."

Reviewed on 6 Nov 2020

Garden & Sea Boutique Lodging THe Home Collection
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.

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