The island

The best family beaches Lanzarote profile.

The tourist strip has dynamism with its network of shops, restaurants and nightlife.

Also Ideal for exercise regularly.

Puerto del Carmen

Puerto del Carmen is safe sun and beach, family holidays, sports training healthy, good food and bustle night owl.In short, a tourist area rather than consolidated with a wide range of opportunities for recreation and leisure.

Where to stay

Hotel Los Fariones. Villas Alondra.Barcarola.

Beaches and coves

Playa Grande. Juana cove. The Wells.

Where to eat

El Toro. La Taberna de Nino. La Casa del Parmigiano.

What to do

Golf. Scuba Diving. Tennis and paddle.

With children

Rancho Texas.


Terrace La Ola. Route 66. San Miguel.Heineken.

Puerto del Carmen is the holiday destination of sun and beach in Lanzarote. In this sense, neither Playa Blanca and Costa Teguise can never compete with the oldest tourist center of the island. They are about 10 kilometers of ocean bay dotted with coves perfect for the dip. The beaches line extends from south to north, from the old fishing village of La Tiñosa to the conurbation with Guacimeta airport and the town of Playa Honda towards Arrecife.

Puerto del Carmen holiday destination of sun and sand

Depending on your area accommodation can enjoy the beaches of La Barilla, the cuevita Juana, the tourist postcard Grande beach, the coves of La Penita, Los Pocillos or Matagorda. Puerto del Carmen occupies the southeast cone Lanzarote, a privileged space for its weather: clear sky, stunning sun and sheltered from the prevailing wind on the island. Consequently, enjoy the best conditions to enjoy a day at the beach. A walk along its coastline reveals the outstanding conditions of Puerto del Carmen as a family holiday destination. This perspective requires the district to facilitate children's entertainment accessories. In this regard it should be remarked the importance of Rancho Texas and the Biosphere Plaza.

Much more than sun and sand

More than 40 years as a tourist town go far. Include errors. Worst of Puerto del Carmen overflowing hospitality structure comes from its fleet. Around 30,000 beds, forms a saturated core during the summer. The bulk of hotels and resorts lives among the village and Avenida de Las Playas (south), and the walk to The Wells-Matagorda (north).

Puerto del Carmen in paint, Jorge Marsa

The boulevards, cleverly exploited at the seaside, sports are a generous platform.Thousands of tourists complement your holiday in Puerto del Carmen exercising outdoors by jogging, skates, cycling ... A healthy and free sports offer that provides additional quality: that happy day running start on the shore of Playa Large priceless.

The sports physical pack of Puerto del Carmen is enriched with one of the landmark facilities on the island, the Fariones Sports Centre. Specializing in racquet sports, squash court has four paddle, four racquetball courts and a but extends its services to swimming, fitness and the latest maintenance and sports training.

The Fariones Sports Center, Puerto del Carmen

On the other hand, at the exit of Puerto del Carmen to the village of Tias sits one of only two golf courses in Lanzarote. In the 18 holes of Tias (municipal capital of Puerto del Carmen) harmonize headings and golf lessons for beginners. Its location, on a small elevation above sea level, impresses with its excellent views of the Atlantic Ocean with the neighboring islands of Fuerteventura and Isla de Lobos on the horizon.

In the sporting arena, another hallmark of the tourist center comes from the divers dives. The rich marine of Puerto del Carmen is common fishing grounds of initiation to the underwater world.

Food and nightlife

One of the few good things about having a saturated tourist center is the city that never sleeps. In this sense, the flood of pubs, terraces and discs is up. Two evening areas are identified. The associated town of La Tiñosa, near the port of Havana, and flooding the Avenida de las Playas. Nightlife closely related to the cuisine of the place.Highlights in La Bodega Tiñosa restaurant, La Casa del Parmigiano and El Toro Luis León. After dinner, the terraces San Miguel and Heineken will delight the most revelers while the bay is haunted at night.

The fishing port of Varadero, ideal to enjoy the night space

On Avenida de Las Playas include the caps of La Taberna de Nino and Mediterranean cuisine Antica Trattoria. At this location, between Playa Grande and La Penita, rises one of the most picturesque corners of Lanzarote night: the terrace-disco La Ola.

Puerto del Carmen is safe sun and beach, family holidays, sports training healthy, good food and bustle night owl. In short, a tourist area rather than consolidated with a wide range of opportunities for recreation and leisure.