Holiday rentals and apartments in Playa Blanca
Upmarket Lanzarote holiday rental locations
Enjoy the best of Lanzarote's lively, resort atmosphere where you can bask in year round sunshine and experience the allure of superb local beaches. Spend lazy days relaxing on golden sand or enjoy a round of golf on Lanzarote's premiere golf course. This buzzing Canary Island resort town boasts a host of family adventure attractions alongside fantastic beach experiences. Delectable local and international cuisine, shopping and a wild nightlife scene with fantastic bars and clubs are all yours to discover!
Spanish island paradise
Find a breezy, upmarket, contemporary holiday rental just for two or rent a stylish, immaculately furnished holiday home perfect for a family or friend group of four, six, or even ten guests! Most of the breezy, holiday lettings and rentals are under 1.5 km from the beach! Properties in the area are located within Playa Blanca's peaceful residential neighbourhoods and feature fully equipped accommodation with tastefully decorated interiors. Many properties boast a sparkling outdoor pool set in a private courtyard. Comfortable, chic outdoor furniture and sun soaked poolside relaxation is yours to enjoy after a day out and about on the island.
Holidays in Playa Blanca: The area and getting around
A beach paradise island destination
Playa Blanca is easily reached by plane with regular flights touching down at Lanzarote airport, located just 30 minutes east by car. Enjoy a range of excellent tourist infrastructure such as bars, supermarkets and local shops, with easy access to several idyllic, soft sand beaches, scenic hikes and excellent local eateries. This bustling Canary Island resort destination is quickly reached with flights of just over 4 hours from London, Manchester or Birmingham perfect for an idyllic winter sun break.
Adventure parks, sightseeing and water sport
Playa Blanca is perfectly situated for a breezy, sun-drenched island beach holiday with easy access to magnificent beaches such as Playa Flamingo with plenty of opportunities for relaxing, sunbathing, swimming, snorkelling and diving in beautifully calm waters. The town is just a short drive from an animal theme park, camel rides and the breathtaking, must see volcanic landscapes of Parque Natural de Timanfaya that Lanzarote is famous for are within easy driving distance of under 30 minutes north.
Travellers and activities
Playa Blanca for beach lovers
From Playa Blanca you do not need to travel far to find yourself on some of Lanzarote's loveliest beaches. Playa Blanca is your centrally located, family friendly, local sandy beach, perfect for spending the day. You may have a hard time choosing between beautiful Playa Blanca, Playa Dorada and legendary Playa Flamingo! Los Charcones is a stunning place to swim, where natural volcanic crater pools are filled by the tide.
Playa Blanca for yachting and nightlife enthusiasts
Playa Blanca's beautiful Rubicon Marina is the talk of the town. Here you can take a leisurely stroll along the wooden walkways at sundown for spectacularly coloured twilight skies and dance the night away at one of the vibrant, buzzing nightclubs. Watch sleek, luxury yachts come and go as they dock and be sure to visit the Marina for the Wednesday to Sunday 9am to 2am market. Browse a myriad of market stalls and stock up on beautiful hand made crafts and souvenirs!
Top 5 travel tips for Playa Blanca
1. Rancho Texas Lanzarote Park
Just 5 minutes by car east of the centre of Playa Blanca you will find Rancho Texas Lanzarote Park, a thrilling animal adventure for the whole family. There are exotic bird, sea lion and dolphin shows and the theme park also features exciting cowboy lasso displays and pony rides. Enjoy time out relaxing at the terrace restaurant adjoining the splash pool and visit the reptile displays to see the famed komodo dragon plus pythons and alligator turtles.
2. Aqualava Water Park
On the outskirts of Playa Blanca you will find a family friendly water slide park that offers a day out of fun and sun! Have a whale of a time enjoying a wave pool and a variety of daredevil water slides in the fun kid friendly, ocean themed recreation areas. Be sure to try out the fabulous lazy river attraction! Why not bring a work up an appetite on the slides and rides and try out the wonderful, on-site family-friendly eateries that serve all your favourites!
3. Visit Lanzarote's Parque Natural de Timanfaya
Lanzarote's most fabled outdoor volcano park adventure attraction is located just 20 minutes by car headed north-west from your holiday rental! Take your pick of a variety of guided tours and excursions and make a day of it, exploring the surreal lunar landscapes of Lanzarote's spectacular Timanfaya National Park. Admire the strange geological marvels of this volcanic area of extraordinary natural beauty as you snap amazing holiday photos.
4. Relax on Playa de Papagaio
At Playa Papagayo just 20 minutes west of Playa Blanca by car you will find the most beautiful spot for a swim on the island. Playa de Papagaio is set in a volcanic landscape in a breathtakingly beautiful shell shaped cove with sugar soft white sand and alluring, crystal clear emerald green water with not a ripple! This has to be the perfect paradise spot for spending the day swimming, snorkelling and sunbathing. There are useful amenities such as showers, WCs, a lifeguard, parking and a restaurant!
5. Take photos at Casa Museu del Campesino
If you are looking for an epic location for memorable and Instagrammable holiday snaps, look no further than the dazzling, whitewashed architecture of Casa Museo del Campesino located just 20 minutes north-east! Here you can stroll about and admire a spectacular monument alongside a mesmerizing tropical garden and emblematic green and white low buildings that house a variety of artisan shops. The underground restaurant with its dramatic staircase serves a splendid lunch!