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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

H10 Lanzarote Princess
H10 Lanzarote Princess
4 out of 5
Calle La Maciot, 1, Playa Blanca, Yaiza, Lanzarote
The price is €150 per night from 25 Jul to 25 Jul
This family-friendly Yaiza hotel is located near the beach, within a 10-minute walk of Dorada Beach and Playa Blanca. Marina Rubicon and Playa Flamingo are also ...
4.2/5Very Good! (458 reviews)
"It was good to be able to do aqua gym class in the covered heated pool - as the main pool was rather chilly (as expected in mid-March - to be fair!)"

Reviewed on 17 Mar 2020

H10 Lanzarote Princess
Iberostar Selection Lanzarote Park
Iberostar Selection Lanzarote Park
5 out of 5
Avenida Archipielago, 7, Yaiza, Lanzarote
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is €183 per night from 29 Jul to 29 Jul
Nestled on the beach, this Yaiza hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Playa Flamingo, Aqualava Water Park and Playa Blanca. Marina Rubicon is 2 mi (3.2 km) ...
4.5/5Wonderful! (418 reviews)
"Great location and amenities, buffet was very good, staff friendly and helpful."

Reviewed on 19 Dec 2020

Iberostar Selection Lanzarote Park
Seaside Los Jameos Playa
Seaside Los Jameos Playa
4 out of 5
Playa de los Pocillos s/n, Puerto del Carmen, Tias, Lanzarote
The price is €168 per night from 21 Aug to 21 Aug
Nestled on the beach, this Tias hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Playa de Matagorda and Pocillos Beach. Puerto del Carmen Beach and Rancho Texas Park Zoo are ...
4.6/5Exceptional! (239 reviews)
"Taxi from airport approx. 15 euros - rank right outside airport. Hotel is very relaxing, wonderful entrance hall & beautiful surroundings - hardly need to go outside for anything, but if there is a local supermarket across the road and a number of restaurants, tourist shops within easy walking distance. ..."

Reviewed on 14 Mar 2020

Seaside Los Jameos Playa
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.
Apartamentos Islamar
Apartamentos Islamar
2 out of 5
Avenida Rafael González, 15, Arrecife, Lanzarote
The price is €58 per night from 8 Aug to 8 Aug
Nestled on the beach, this Arrecife aparthotel is within a 15-minute walk of El Reducto Beach and Sports City of Lanzarote. Lanzarote Educacion a Distancia University ...
4.4/5Excellent! (88 reviews)
"Nice friendly reception (though not too conversant in English). Really nice touch of a pair of welcome cava on first day and a whole bottle during christmas day! Spacious and well equipped pantry in apartment with nice balcony where you can chill and even wash items to dry. Apartment had abit of ..."

Reviewed on 28 Dec 2020

Apartamentos Islamar
Tacande Bocayna Village Feel and Relax
Tacande Bocayna Village Feel and Relax
4 out of 5
Calle El Moral, 2, Playa Blanca, Yaiza, Lanzarote
Situated in Yaiza, this golf aparthotel is 0.4 mi (0.7 km) from Playa del Afre and within 3 miles (5 km) of Marina Rubicon and Papagayo Beach. Playa Blanca and ...
4.3/5Excellent! (42 reviews)
"We only stayed one night but it was a fabulous bungalow accommodation. Staff were helpful and the accommodation very clean. Great hotel."

Reviewed on 18 Sep 2019

Tacande Bocayna Village Feel and Relax
Apartamentos Cinco Plazas
Apartamentos Cinco Plazas
3 out of 5
Calle Anzuelo,56, Tias
This family-friendly Tias aparthotel is located near the beach, within 1 mi (2 km) of Gran Casino de Lanzarote, Puerto del Carmen Beach and Pocillos Beach. Lanzarote ...
3.9/5Very Good! (32 reviews)
Lovely Apartments
"Lovely hotel, nice apartments, air con. Very clean. Fab pool area and entertainment for kids during the day. Would definitely be staying here again. Close to the strip for night time."

Reviewed on 18 Jan 2021

Apartamentos Cinco Plazas
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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