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Spacious, private, luxury villa. Price inc hot tub, pool heating, WiFi & UK HDTV

Bedrooms 5
Separate WCs1
Space 4,305 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

3 double and 2 twin bedrooms all with fans. 4 shower/bathrooms (3 en-suite).

See our wonderful reviews from previous guests. Flat rate all year, no increase for school holidays! Free welcome pack to get your holiday started.

This beautiful, luxurious, individual five bedroomed villa with (inclusive) heated swimming pool, hot tub, linen, bath towels, pool towels and cleaning is in a quiet part of Lajares. Whilst private it is not isolated, nor on an estate, nor overlooked — perfect for the quiet life or for those who prefer not to wear clothes! It has its own parking within the grounds (close to the front door, flood lit at night), all surrounded by small mature pine trees.

Situated just a few minutes’ drive from superb beaches and the resort of Corralejo. This villa is for multi-generation families or up to five couples looking for very high standard accommodation in a quiet location, but walking distance from the restaurants and bars.

The price quoted includes a weekly clean; the pool heated to 27.5c; the hot tub heated to 37c; pool towels and 3Mbps (both ways) internet connection (although this cannot be guaranteed).

We do NOT charge extra for school holidays, the rate remains the same all year around as we believe this to be fairer to all. The rate shown is for up to six people. However, occasionally we do offer a special couples only rate; discounts for returning guests; and bookings of over three weeks. Please contact us directly.


All the bedrooms have been refurbished and decorated in February 2016 — including new high quality beds, bedding and bedside lights. The bathrooms have all been completely refurbished with new tiles, furniture, mirrors and lighting; the windows are fitted with fly screens..

The main house has a twin and double bedroom on the ground floor with a shared bathroom and over-bath shower. Upstairs there is a double bedroom with en suite, walk-in shower and wonderful views.

The two separate pool bedrooms on the ground floor (a double and a twin) are both ensuite with walk-in showers — both have double doors (with fly screens) overlooking the pool. PLEASE NOTE: These two bedrooms are not part of the main house, and accessed directly from the pool deck, so may not be suitable for children on their own.

All double beds are European King-sized (160cms x 200cms). The single beds are 90cms x 200cms). All beds have high quality mattresses. All bedrooms have ceiling fans and opening windows with fly screens.

We have one good quality camping cot (supplied with mattress and bottom sheet only) available upon request..


The kitchen and utility room are both brand new at February 2016 — and well-equipped with plenty of new crockery, cutlery and glasses. Includes everything you should need including the (twin) kitchen sink — there is an electric induction hob (with extractor fan), fan oven with grill, microwave, fridge-freezer, toaster, coffee machine, electric kettle, juicer, blender and two (yes two!) full size dishwashers. We have provided plenty of utensils and pans so you can cook for ten people. Off the kitchen is a small utility room with 8Kgs washing machine and a wine / drinks refrigerator.


The central open plan communal area has a dining table for up to 10 people — with views through bi-fold doors over the pool deck and surrounding hills. We have one high chair available upon request.

The separate lounge has four leather sofas, a wood burner (which you won’t need very often), ceiling fan, a large flat screen television (with the main English channels some in HD), DVD/BluRay player (and selection of DVDs) and IPTV (channels subject to variable internet connection).


The heated pool (27.5C) is 8m x 4m with built in steps and handrail. Depth varies from 0.8m to 1.6m. The pool heater has just been upgraded. The pool uses the new salt-type cleansing system, this is not chlorine-free, but the reduction of irritating chloramines versus traditional chlorinating methods and the 'softening' effect of electrolysis reducing dissolved alkali minerals in the water are perceived as major benefits. For some people that have sensitivities to chlorine, these systems certainly can reduce eye stinging and other unwanted effects.

The separate hot tub is kept at about 37C, perfect for relaxing after a hard days relaxing. It seats five people, or six if you really know each other!

There are eight sunbeds, two outside tables and ten chairs. The main table easily seats eight and ten at a push for al fresco dining.

There is a full size charcoal barbecue with all the tools (but please supply your own charcoal. PLEASE NOTE: Cleaning the barbecue and disposing of ash is your responsibility).

Garden lighting creates a wonderful effect at night time. There are two levels of outside lighting depending upon what you want to do. The outside lights are additionally controlled by remote key fobs — which means if you return after dark you can switch on the lights.

All lights are LED, saving energy. Roof mounted solar panels heat the hot water — with electrical back-up for when not up to temperature.

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About Us

Richard Cobourne
Catbrook Cottage, Catbrook
NP16 6NQ Chepstow
VAT Reg No

Richard Cobourne
Member since: 2016
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
16 July, 2018

About Richard Cobourne

We fell in love with Lajares several years ago. Both of us have travelled the world but keep returning to Fuerteventura.

One day this will be our home, but until then we are offering this delightful house for rental.

Richard Cobourne purchased this villa in 2015

Why Richard Cobourne chose Lajares

You will not be culturally challenged on the island, but if you want all-year round sun and warmth this is probably the place to come.

Its private, without being isolated, comfortable home-from-home.

What makes this villa unique

The island is a destination for sun, beach and water sports enthusiasts. It lies on the same latitude as Florida and Mexico and temperatures here rarely fall below 18 °C (64 °F) or rise above 32 °C (90 °F). There are no fewer than 152 beaches along its coastline.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Lajares in Maxorata

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 4305 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:30
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Ensuite to bedroom 1
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Ensuite to bedroom 4
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Ensuite to bedroom 5
    Pool WC - Toilet , Pool deck WC
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shared between bedrooms 2 and 3
  • The bathrooms are all brand new, fully refurbished in February2016 — all have hair dryers, shaver points, illuminated shaving mirrors and new lighting. The three en-suite bathrooms have walk-in showers. The shared bathroom has an over-bath shower. The pool deck has an outside toilet and basin (no shower).
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , First floor with ensuite walk in shower. Ceiling fan.
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , Ground floor. Ceiling fan. Shared bath / shower.
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed , Ground floor. Ceiling fan. Shared bath / shower.
    Bedroom 5 - 2 Single Bed , Ground floor. Ceiling fan. Ensuite walk in shower.
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed , Ground floor. Ceiling fan. Ensuite walk-in shower.
  • The bedrooms have been refurbished and decorated in February 2016 — including new beds, bedding and lighting. All bedrooms have ceiling fans, opening windows and / or doors with fly screens. The en-suite bathrooms also have fly screens. Three European king-sized (160cms x 200cms) Two twin bedroom (90cms x 200cms) A camping cot for babies, with mattress and bottom sheet only is available upon request.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Veranda
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
  • churches
  • marina
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • volcano
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkelling
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
This house is suitable for multi-generation families. No hen or stag parties or large single sex groups. This is not discrimination, simply the house is not suitable for partying! We do not discriminate in any way.


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average rating of 5.0 based on 21 reviews
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The best appointed property we have ever stayed in

  • 5 of 5

This is, without doubt, the best appointed property we have stayed in during the last ten years of visiting Fuerteventura! Rosa de Laguna has been equipped with the best of fittings - kitchen, bath/shower rooms, bedrooms and living accommodation. The quality of the whole accommodation is exemplified by the 18 pages of very useful information about the property. Without doubt, the heated swimming pool and hot tub is an invaluable attraction, especially in the cooler months of winter! The property is maintained to a very high standard, in keeping with the quality of the accommodation, and Paul, the Manager, is very knowledgeable and helpful.

Lajares in an excellent centre for visiting the whole island and there is a wealth of local activities to enjoy and explore the island. The local beaches are a delight for families and the many local restaurants offer a wide range of menus to satisfy all tastes.

We stayed at Rosa de Laguna for four weeks in 2017, three weeks this years and we have already booked for four weeks in 2018. What better recommendation can there be?

  • Review Submitted: 02-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: How very kind, thank you. Delighted you enjoyed the house and the village. Looking forward to seeing you again soon. Kind ones Richard
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Lovely villa, quiet location couldn’t ask for anything better

  • 5 of 5

Lovely villa. Equipped with everything you could want fir a great holiday. Quiet location but within easy walking of nice restaurants and bars. Would definitely recommend this villa And hopefully we will be back again

  • Review Submitted: 21-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: How kind, thank you. Look forward to welcoming you back. Regards Richard
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Great villa and location

  • 5 of 5

We would recommend Richard's well equipped and comfortable villa. The pool and hot tub provided great relaxation. Several good restaurants within 15 minute walk.

  • Review Submitted: 10-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: How kind, thank you!
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Fantastic villa, lovely location.

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in this fantastic villa in October/November 2017. We have stayed in a number of lovely villas over the years but this was by far the best. It has everything you can possibly want for the perfect family holiday and it’s obvious from all the added touches such as toys and games for children and spectacular outside lighting for sitting out in the evenings that the owners clearly want you to have a good time. There is a lovely sized warm pool and the hot tub is an added bonus. It’s so well appointed that we didn’t want for anything. It’s set in a quiet residential area but only a short walk to town where there are a range of good bars and restaurants. It’s also only a 10 to 15 minute drive to Corralejo for beaches and nightlife. We can’t wait to go back.

  • Review Submitted: 12-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you. Delighted you had a great time and appreciated the added extras.
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Beautiful villa in a fabulous location

  • 5 of 5

We arrived at Rosa De Laguna villa on Saturday 17th March to beautiful sunshine and leaving the snow behind in the UK. We rented a car from the airport and the drive from the airport to the villa was very pleasant and easy. The location of the villa is excellent with great views of the volcanos and is very private. It's very peaceful and quiet as you are away from road and there is not many cars on the road. Parking at the villa is very good as it has a large area at the back where you can park numerous cars. A short walking distance of 10 minutes to the local town which has a number of very nice cafe's, a bakery, restaurants, surf and craft shops and a supermarket which is very handy for essentials. The villa is very spacious and clean and has everything you need. Well equipped and beautiful decor. There are two dishwashers which is very good. Comfy sun loungers to relax when the sun is shining and nice to cool off in the pool when it gets hot. Big rooms with super comfy beds, a big open kitchen with a utility room and a large open dining area with an outdoor eating area. The walk in showers in the bedrooms were fabulous with a rain shower head and beautiful soft clean water unlike we have in the UK. The pool is beautiful and heated and the hot tub was always a must in the evening. USB sockets in all the bedrooms which is a bonus. We drove to Corralejo to see the sand dunes and the beaches, a car is essential to get there as it's about a 15 minute drive but very easy to get there. There are also buses that run through the town that run about every 30 minutes.

I was recommended by a family friend about a beauty salon nearby called Estetina and the lady offers lots of different treatments for a great price.

Beautiful holiday at a one of a kind villa. We would love to return and will recommend to friends and family for sure!

Thank you Sue and Richard.

  • Review Submitted: 22-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Delighted you enjoyed. Thank you. See you here again soon. R
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  • 5 of 5

I returned for a second time to Rosa de Laguna at the end of 2017 and echo other reviews by saying that it is without doubt one of the best villas it has been my good fortune to discover after taking holidays in a number of countries over the last 40 years or more. The owners have gone to extraordinary lengths to anticipate their guests’ every need; they have remodelled it from top to bottom so that now it must surely be one of the finest villas of this size on the island. From its ultra-modern kitchen complete with two dishwashers to super comfy beds, brand new furniture throughout, a big screen TV that carries the major UK channels, fast Wi-Fi (by local standards!), USB sockets everywhere, a pool heated to perfection not to mention the hot tub, it seems that nothing has been overlooked. The owners provide excellent advance information for visitors and the kitchen has a bulletin board full of restaurant recommendations and local information.

Lajares is only a 30 minute drive from the airport and the village has everything that the holidaymaker needs such as a small supermarket, a bakery, a number of craft shops and a good choice of restaurants all of which are within walking distance, although a car is really essential for getting around the island and into Corralejo which is the nearest town (about a 15 minute drive). Much the same time in the car will get you to some great golden sandy beaches as well.

I am reluctant to sing the praises too much as I fear that this hidden gem will become far too popular. I notice from the very well-constructed website that bookings extend well into 2019 so my advice would be to book early to avoid disappointment!

John M.

  • Review Submitted: 08-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you. We now have several guests who return time and again! You are always welcome.
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Nearest Airport
35 Kilometres
Fuerteventura Airport (FUE)
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Kilometres
Bar Return
Nearest Ferry
8 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
40 Kilometres
Fuerteventura Golf Club
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Kilometres
Restaurante 722°
Nearest Beach
8 Kilometres
El Cotillo
Car: necessary

Lajares is a delightful village in the north of Fuerteventura, some say possibly the nicest in the north of the island. Situated between Corralejo town and the fishing village of El Cotillo, Lajares is home to a mixed culture of local islanders and many other people from all over the world.

The island is a destination for sun, beach and water sports enthusiasts. It lies on the same latitude as Florida and Mexico and temperatures here rarely fall below 18 °C (64 °F) or rise above 32 °C (90 °F). There are no fewer than 152 beaches along its coastline — 50 km (31 mi) of fine, white sand and 25 km (16 mi) of black volcanic shingle.

Within 2kms of the house is everything most people need in one place; a choice of great restaurants, cafes and bars; a decent sized, well-stocked supermarket; an awesome bakery; bank; pharmacy; craft shops; Saturday market; surf and bike hire; bus services to most parts of the island.

The village is tranquil with a real sense of community, yet well-placed for exploring.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Lajares, Fuerteventura

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £8 per night, per additional guest
1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £8 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £8 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £250

No booking is confirmed until the deposit is received.
Prices includes pool heating to 27.5C and hot tub to 36.5C
Pool towels (one for every person booked in the villa)
Internet connection (but not 100% guaranteed)
House clean with clean bedding and towels (both bath and pool towels) provided on bookings over 14 days
Please note the security deposit covers not only damage and breakages, but also additional cleaning should the house be left in poor condition.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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