Plus Romance Apartment. Beautiful and quaint apartment in Puerto del Carmen. Completely refurbished, it has one double bed bedroom, one bathroom with all the essentials, living room with a state of the art TV connected to the fully equipped kitchen with microwave, fridge, kettle, electric coffee maker, induction kitchen, amongst other amenities, and a furnished terrace. You can also access the pool area in the complex. Wi-Fi and satellite TV available. Washing machine available. Located 1.2 km from the Puerto del Carmen Golf Course and 2 km from the Rancho Texas.
If sun and sea are your thing, then the 6 kilometer stretch of golden beaches — washed by the waters of the Atlantic — should be enough to tempt you. All of the beaches fly the Blue Flag — awarded by the EEC — for cleanliness and lack of contamination. The surrounding waters are considered to be some of the most tranquil in the Canary Islands, they are excellent for Swimming and other water sports.Check our guide to Puerto del Carmen beaches.
Sports,Many Sports are available here, both on land and in the water.
There are a number of diving schools and windsurfing centres in Puerto del Carmen, if you fancy taking up one of these exhilarating sports.For the more energetic amongst you; swimming, cycling and running are also very popular, with various bike hire shops along the main beach promenade. The Lanzarote IronMan triathlon, which is a major international athletics event, starts and finishes on the Avenida de Las Playas, lending an air of excitement to the resort every May / June.The new golf course, just outside of Puerto del Carmen on the road to Tias has been open for three years now. You can get more information about the course by visiting our Lanzarote Golf page.
Shopping As befits such a mecca for tourists, there are a wealth of shopping opportunities available, whether you want to peruse the tourist offerings of the main Beach Avenue or fancy something a bit more upmarket in the Biosfera shopping complex. Everything is available from duty free electronics equipment, local arts and crafts through to luxury designer clothes and shoes.
Carnaval — which takes place at the end of February to the beginning of March — attracts many visitors from all over Europe, joining the local residents in their celebrations.
The end of July signals the Fiesta de Nuestra Señora del Carmen, patron saint of Puerto del Carmen. Visitors again make the population swell as folklore performances, singing and dancing fill the night until the early hours of the morning. Specially decorated fishing boats setting out to sea, to pray for good catches in the coming year, signals the end of this particular fiesta.
Where to Eat
There are well over 100 restaurants on the Avenida de Las Playas alone, with menus to suit all tastes and budgets from fast food, through to high class gourmet eating. Read our Puerto del Carmen Restaurant Guide.