Set on the southern tip of the Canary Island of Lanzarote, you'll discover the fastest growing tourist resort on the island, Playa Blanca. Originally a small fishing village, Playa Blanca has managed to retain much of its traditional charm, thanks to the sympathetic development of the town. Holidays in Playa Blanca centre around its golden beaches - Playa Blanca is the busiest central sandy beach, with the sheltered and family-friendly Playas Dorada and Flamingo nearby. Playa Blanca's promenade is lined with excellent seafood restaurants, perfect for a relaxing meal in the evening. The resort's nightlife is fairly low-key, but you’ll find a selection of bars and cafes at the Rubicon Marina. No holiday in Lanzarote would be complete without a trip to see the hot steam displays and unique landscape of the Timanfaya National Park. With so much to experience in one place - it's easy to see why a holiday in Playa Blanca ticks all the boxes for families and couples.
Holidays in Playa Blanca are packed with things to do. The golden beaches are particularly popular with families for their gently sloping sands and safe waters. Watersports, scuba diving and fishing trips are plentiful in Playa Blanca, with the traditional banana boats and parascending available from the main beaches. Sea kayaks and pedal boats are popular with the children.
The nightlife in Playa Blanca is quite lowkey. A picturesque promenade runs the length of the beachfront and is lined with bars and restaurants. Visitors can enjoy refreshing drinks on the terraces along with spectacular sea views. The new Marina Rubicon has a few bars and cafes to enjoy a drink, looking out to the luxury berthed yachts.
Holidays in Playa Blanca offer a wide choice of bars and restaurants, but those seeking allnight drinking and dancing can head to Costa Teguise or Puerto Del Carmen.
Popular destinations in the Canaries you may be interested in:
Corralejo, Costa Caleta, Costa Teguise, Lanzarote, Los Cristianos, Maspalomas, Playa de las Americas, Playa Blanca, Playa del Ingles, Puerto de la Cruz, Puerto del Carmen, Puerto Rico