Travel Guide
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When it’s time for that much needed break, there’s nobetter holiday than a trip to Lanzarote, one ofthe most popular Canary Islands, just off the coast of Spain. Nothing beatschilling on the beach down in Lanzarote. Make sureyou set aside a day or two and head to explore some of Lanzarote’smost scenic coastal attractions. Papagayo Beach and Pocillos Beach are amongthe best stretches of beach in this coastal location; while Blanca Beach andPuerto del Carmen Beach are also well worth a look.

Of course, it’s not all the beach bum lifestyle. Feellike learning something new in Lanzarote? Makesure you check out the Cesar Manrique Foundation and the Whale and DolphinMuseum. Of the many fascinating museums in the city, these two get the mostattention from the travellers.

Tiring of the crowds? Then escape the bustlingstreets by exploring the nearby nature reserves, such as Timanfaya NationalPark and Mirador del Rio. Both are great for hiking and birdwatching, and thereare even facilities that allow you to enjoy lunch or a drink in the preserves’beautiful grounds.

Lanzarote is alsoknown for its top notch golfing. Tee off at one the area’s excellent golfcourses. Work on your drives and putting and book a few holes at Lanzarote GolfResort or Costa Teguise Golf Club. What better way to get active whilerelaxing?

For those holidaying in Lanzarotewith children, discover a world of family fun at Rancho Texas Park. Don't missthe chance to visit this fun-filled and engaging attraction, offeringear-to-ear smiles for the young and the young at heart. There are also anabundance of water parks around the island, which offer an ideal way to cooldown in the hot Canary Island sun.

Bit of a shopaholic? Indulge in some retail therapyand amble through the boutique shops and big brand stores of the DeilandShopping Centre. It is a vibrant place packed with fashion, accessories, freshproduce and is great places to eat too.

Why not visit Cactus Garden where visitors canspend time outdoors enjoying the local flora and fauna? It’s a great place forthe artists amongst you to pull out your sketch pad, or if you’re not that wayinclined just soak up the sunshine. This park is the perfect place to unwind.

Create memories, admire the educational displaysand discover a range of animal habitats at Guinate Animal Park, an excitingzoo. Learn about some of the zoo’s more unusual animals and ask about feedingtimes to see if you can participate.

Lanzarote is an idealgetaway for all the family. Book a trip with Expedia now.

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Where to stay in Lanzarote

Iberostar Selection Lanzarote Park
Iberostar Selection Lanzarote Park
5 out of 5
Avenida Archipielago, 7, Yaiza, Lanzarote
The price is €168 per night from 4 Oct to 4 Oct
Nestled on the beach, this Yaiza hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Playa Flamingo and Playa Blanca. Playa Blanca and Dorada Beach are also within 1 mile (2 ...
4.5/5Wonderful! (421 reviews)
"Great location and amenities, buffet was very good, staff friendly and helpful."

Reviewed on 19 Dec 2020

Iberostar Selection Lanzarote Park
Barceló Teguise Beach - Adults only
Barceló Teguise Beach - Adults only
4 out of 5
Plaza Janubio s/n, Costa Teguise, Teguise, Lanzarote
The price is €200 per night from 1 Oct to 1 Oct
Situated near the beach, this spa hotel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Jablillo Beach and Las Cucharas Beach. AquaPark Costa Teguise and Costa Teguise Golf Club ...
4.5/5Wonderful! (914 reviews)
"Superb food, friendly staff, clean hotel. Close to bars and restaurants. Could not fault"

Reviewed on 24 Aug 2021

Barceló Teguise Beach - Adults only
THB Tropical Island Aparthotel
THB Tropical Island Aparthotel
4 out of 5
C/ Fragata, 2, Yaiza, Lanzarote
This family-friendly Yaiza hotel is located near the beach, within 1 mi (2 km) of Nuestra Senora del Carmen Square and Playa Blanca. Dorada Beach and Playa Blanca ...
4.1/5Very Good! (696 reviews)
"The apartment are any but 4 star the rest of Tropical Island are very good"

Reviewed on 15 Mar 2020

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Galeon Playa
Galeon Playa
3 out of 5
Avda. Del Jablillo s/n -, Costa Teguise, Teguise, Lanzarote
The price is €65 per night from 29 Sep to 29 Sep
This family-friendly Teguise aparthotel is located by the sea, within a 10-minute walk of Jablillo Beach and Las Cucharas Beach. Playa Bastián and Playa Los ...
4.1/5Very Good! (266 reviews)
"Very clean hotel. Friendly and helpful staff. We enjoyed our stay and have rebooked for next year."

Reviewed on 29 Sep 2020

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Apartamentos Plaza Azul
Apartamentos Plaza Azul
2.5 out of 5
Calle Anzuelo,19, Puerto del Carmen, Tias, Lanzarote
Situated near the airport, this aparthotel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Gran Casino de Lanzarote, Puerto del Carmen Beach and Pocillos Beach. Lanzarote Golf Resort ...
4.1/5Very Good! (23 reviews)
"It was in a grest location, 5 min from the main strip, all the music in the bars near there finished at 12. 30 so it was so peaceful at night, the apartment was spotless and the staff very friendly and helpful"

Reviewed on 27 Aug 2019

Apartamentos Plaza Azul
Club La Santa - all sports inclusive
Club La Santa - all sports inclusive
3.5 out of 5
Avenida Krogager s/n, Tinajo, Lanzarote
The price is €185 per night from 24 Sep to 24 Sep
Offering direct access to the beach, this Tinajo aparthotel is 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from Playa Mejías and within 9 mi (15 km) of Famara Beach and Playa de San Juan. ...
4.5/5Wonderful! (82 reviews)
Ok but not great.
"The sportfacilities are Great, so is the app and the the weekly program. But the rooms were tiny and almost claustrophobic. The buffet restaurant is not matching the healthy level the resort is aiming for."

Reviewed on 18 Feb 2020

Club La Santa - all sports inclusive
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