Lanzarote

Travel Guide
Cueva de los Verdes showing caves
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

Arrecife Gran Hotel & Spa
Arrecife Gran Hotel & Spa
5 out of 5
Parque Islas Canarias S/N, Arrecife, Lanzarote, 35500
The price is €155 per night from 1 Sep to 2 Sep
Stay at this 5-star luxury hotel in Arrecife. Enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi and 2 restaurants. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the spacious rooms in ...
4.4/5 Excellent! (917 reviews)
"I enjoyed the room , the views, the spa, pool and the breakfast."

Reviewed on 10 Jul 2022

Arrecife Gran Hotel & Spa
Secrets Lanzarote Resort & Spa by Alua Hotels - Adults Only
Secrets Lanzarote Resort & Spa by Alua Hotels - Adults Only
5 out of 5
Urbanizacion Cortijo Viejo, Puerto Calero, Yaiza, Lanzarote, 35570
The price is €237 per night from 28 Aug to 29 Aug
Stay at this 5-star luxury hotel in Yaiza. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and 4 outdoor pools. Our guests praise the pool and the helpful staff in their reviews. ...
4.2/5 Excellent! (974 reviews)
"This resort was just what we needed - a quiet haven to relax and unwind."

Reviewed on 31 Jul 2022

Secrets Lanzarote Resort & Spa by Alua Hotels - Adults Only
Hotel Fariones
Hotel Fariones
5 out of 5
C/ Roque Del Este 1, Puerto del Carmen, Tias, Lanzarote, 35510
The price is €356 per night from 31 Aug to 1 Sep
Stay at this 5-star luxury hotel in Tias. Enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi and a beach locale. Popular attractions Puerto del Carmen Beach and Fariones Sports ...
4.7/5 Exceptional! (35 reviews)
5 nights July 2022
"Stayed for 5 nights at this beautiful hotel. Perfectly located for easy access to everything. Staff were incredibly friendly and helpful."

Reviewed on 15 Jul 2022

Hotel Fariones
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Apartamentos La Laguneta
Apartamentos La Laguneta
2.5 out of 5
Calle Finlandia, 16, Tias, Lanzarote, 35510
Stay at this golf aparthotel in Tias. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and 2 outdoor pools. Our guests praise the pool and the helpful staff in their reviews. Popular ...
4.1/5 Very Good! (92 reviews)
Relaxing Holiday
"It was ideal for our holiday, very quiet relaxing, pool very nice. If you wanted to stroll down to the front it was a 10 minute walk till you arrived at the Casino and restaurants, or €3 in a taxi to Matagorda or Los pocillos."

Reviewed on 19 Mar 2022

Apartamentos La Laguneta
Club La Santa - all sports inclusive
Club La Santa - all sports inclusive
3.5 out of 5
Avenida Krogager s/n, Tinajo, Lanzarote, 35560
Stay at this 3.5-star beach aparthotel in Tinajo. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and 4 outdoor pools. Our guests praise the pool and the helpful staff in their ...
4.5/5 Wonderful! (90 reviews)
"The whole place is excellent - the new apartments are great - the sports offers are better every time we go. Personally i found the 19 steps up a little difficult but there areany apartments wirh less"

Reviewed on 7 Dec 2021

Club La Santa - all sports inclusive
Hyde Park Lane
Hyde Park Lane
3 out of 5
C/ Hungría 6, Pto. Carmen, Puerto del Carmen, Tias, Lanzarote, 35510
Stay at this 3-star business-friendly aparthotel in Tias. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and 2 outdoor pools. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the comfy ...
4.6/5 Exceptional! (96 reviews)
"The little studio apartment I stayed in was perfect for my solo trip. Had everything I needed and was extremely clean. Staff were very helpful in any queries I had. Couldn’t recommend this place anymore it was in the middle of all the shops and bars and restaurants. Amazing place."

Reviewed on 21 May 2022

Hyde Park Lane
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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