We have two exclusive special offers at Lanzarote Hotels currently:
Villa Vik Adults Only Hotel
This is an exclusive 5 star boutique hotel in El Cable, between Playa Honda and Arrecife. The rooms are spacious and very stylish with luxury bathrooms and private balconies or terraces.
The hotel features 14 accommodation units. Guests are welcomed at the reception in the lobby, which offers a 24-hour check-out service. Amenities include a safe. Internet access and wireless internet access are available in the public areas. Gastronomic options include a restaurant, a breakfast room and a bar. A garden is among the features contributing to a pleasant stay. Guests travelling in their own vehicles can make use of the available parking spaces. Additional services include room service and a laundry. A bicycle hire service gives guests the opportunity to explore the surrounding area independently.
All rooms feature air conditioning and a private bathroom. A balcony or terrace is also included as standard. The accommodation units each feature a double bed. Among the amenities are a safe and a minibar. Internet access, a telephone, a TV and wireless internet access are provided as standard. In each of the bathrooms, guests will find a shower, a spa bath and a hairdryer. The hotel offers an outdoor pool. A terrace, sun loungers and parasols are available. The hot tub offers revitalisation. Active guests have various leisure options to choose from, including cycling/mountain biking and golf. Various meals and board options are bookable.
Offer – 20% discount
The offer is for a 20% discount on normal rates, and a read more »
NASA have published this stunning image of Madeira and the Canary Islands captured on the 20th May 2015.
The swirly pattern seen in the clouds are known as Von Kármán Vortices, named after the Hungarian American physicist who was the first person to explain how these patterns appear. These swirls were formed when the fluid flow of wind was broken by the peaks of the volcanoes on the islands. read more »
Include a visit to the Marina Lanzarote when exploring the capital of Arrecife, there’s a different variety of shops, bars and restaurants here to other locations around the island.
In the daytime the marina’s great for shopping, you can find brands such as Much Sneakers, Sunglass Hut, Terali Shoes, North Sails, Springfield and Aloe Lanzarote amongst other clothing, accessory and perfume shops.
Marina Lanzarote is easy to find, it’s opposite the natural seawater lagoon of Charco de San Ginés and between the two castles along the coast of the capital. The closest bus stop is read more »
We wrote about SoftQualM’s ISO in the sun courses recently.
Martin tells us there are still some places available to people who would prefer to take their course in the sunshine of Lanzarote, and perhaps to wrap it around a family holiday! The summer weather in Lanzarote is much more pleasant than on the mainland of Spain, where gentle breezes keep temperatures in the high 20’s or low 30’s.
These are read more »
Protest Over New Dolphinarium At Rancho Texas
Around 50 protestors demonstrated peacefully at Rancho Texas on Saturday, against the planned new dolphinarium at the theme park, which is currently in construction. It was part of a global protest called “Empty the tanks.” read more »
Fish Farm Causing Problems At Playa Quemada
The Lanzarote Wine Run & Fine Food Festival will be held on Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th of June.
If you've not been to this event in previous years, you're missing out! It's not just for athletes who very much enjoy the challenging trail run though our wine region. The route passes through bodegas where wine as well as water is on the aid stations! Walkers have tickets that can be exchanged for a spot of wine tasting during their walk and the gastronomy available at the food festival is incredible value from just €1 per taste.
This year’s event will be staged in Uga, near Yaiza and participants can register to run or walk the race until the 10th June or when all of the places have been filled.
The Wine Run is on Sunday 14th June, there are 2 distances for runners, the long is 22.3km and short 12.7km, there are already over 1,000 participants registered and its expected to reach the limit of 2,000 entries in the next few days. Registration is via www.lanzarotewinerun.com
The actual course is not confirmed in advance, the route changes slightly each year as well as alternating the finish line between Mancha Blanca and Uga.
Runners registered for the long run need to be in Uga from 07:30am, where buses will transport the participants to the start line at Bodega La Florida, the actual run starts at 09:00.
Runners and walkers completing the short run should be in Uga from read more »
5th September: K10 Xtreme Yaiza
The Xtreme Yaiza likes to get tougher each year, this 10km obstacle trail run is being held at night on Saturday 5th September. read more »
1-9th August: Fiestas del Carmen
The Fiestas del Carmen are being celebrated in Puerto del Carmen from the 30th July to the 9th August. The maritime procession is on the 8th August from the harbour.
1st August: Beach Music
7 DJ’s will be on the decks during the Beach Music event on Playa Las Cucharas in Costa Teguise from 14:00 to 22:30 on the 1st August.
1st August: Carrera Popular Barranco del Quíquere
The annual run from the harbour in Puerto del Carmen along the coast towards Puerto Calero is on the 1st August. More info: Carrera Popular Barranco del Quiquere
1st August: Arrieta Acuatrail
A new event for summer, the Arrieta Acuatrail is at 16:00 on the 1st August 2015.
1st August: Festival Pop Rock
Bar Asturias by the Gran Hotel in Arrecife have organised a Festival Pop Rock from 19:00 on the 1st August. The Kraters (Lanzarote), The Cassavetes (Tenerife) and La Majorets will be performing live in concert.
1st August: Market & Fashion
Fashion shows with up to 70% off, a cheese & wine market (10:00-14:30) and chill out area with DJ are all part of the Market & Fashion event at Puerto Calero Marina on Saturday 1st August from 10:00 to 22:00.
1-9th August: Fiestas La Peña
The village of Mozaga are celebrating their Fiestas La Peña from the 1st to 9th of August 2015.
1st August: Kids Party
El Pueblo shopping centre in Las Coloradas in Playa Blanca has organised a Kids Party from 19:00 to 21:00 on the 1st August.
1st August: Mar en Calma 2015
Continuation of the Mar en Calma 2 day event in Playa Honda from 19:00 on the 1st August.
1st August: I Internacional de Lucha Canaria. Carmelo Guillén "Pollo de Tajaste"
Canarian wrestling event III Campeonato Absoluto - I Internacional de Lucha Canaria. Carmelo Guillén "Pollo de Tajaste" will be held in the Terrero Municipal in Tinajo at 21:00 on the 1st August.
1st August: Romería Las Nieves 2015
The annual pilgrimage departs from the football ground in Teguise for the Romería Las Nieves on Saturday 1st August at 16:30.
1st August: Kennel Klub Sale
The Kennel Klub hold a sale at the Terraza Concord bar in Playa Honda on the 1st Saturday of every month. Lots of bargains to be found and all in a good cause.
1st August: Limpieza Playa de la Madera
The Famara Limpieza team have organised a beach clean on Playa de la Madera in Tinajo where lots of plastic waste is washed up from the Atlantic. Volunteers very welcome 11:00 – 13:00.
2nd August: Tempo Lanzarote
The musical theatre production of Tempo Lanzarote is being performed every other Sunday at the Jameos del Agua throughout the month of August, including the 2nd, 16th & 30th. More info: Tempo Lanzarote
2nd August: Travesía Punta Mujeres
Open water swim in Punta Mujeres, more information: Travesia Punta Mujeres
2nd August: Summer Fun Day
The 9 Lives Lanzarote charity for feral cats in Lanzarote is holding a Summer Fun Day on Sunday 2nd August from 13:00 at Playa Bastian Pool Bar in Costa Teguise.
3-28th August: ISO in the Sun
SoftQualM offer ISO courses in Lanzarote, places available on Lead Auditor (3-7th or 24-28th August) or Lead Implementor (10-14th or 17-21st August). More info: ISO in the Sun
7th August: Jameos Festival 2015
The third and last event in the Jameos Festival 2015 is the Mowtown Club on the 7th August in the Jameos del Agua with John Morales (Studio 54,NY), Blue Light In The Basement (MAD), Viktor Flores (Red Bull Music Academy), Mr Paradise (MAD/ACE), VJ Gvisual (Las Palmas) and VJ Pablo Fiuza (Madrid/Lanzarote). More info: Jameos Festival 2015
8th August: Mozaga Extreme Race