Beaches in Lanzarote

Beaches in Lanzarote

With nearly 100 kilometres of coastline, there are many different types of beaches in Lanzarote. During your trip to the island you'll have the chance to choose your favourite beach spots, but in the meantime here's a list of the best beaches and coves in Lanzarote.

Playas y calas

Papagayo Beach

Sheltered in a bay on the southern tip of Lanzarote, the golden sands and crystal-clear turquoise waters of Papagayo Beach make it paradise on earth.

Jablillo Beach

Jablillo Beach is a small urban cove of white sand surrounded by volcanic rock that stretches along the southern end of Costa Teguise.

La Garita Beach

Located in Arrieta, La Garita Beach is a semi-urban beach that offers an incredible yet peaceful beach. It is without a doubt a primer location for surf lovers.

Playa Grande

Stretching along the coast of Puerto del Carmen, Playa Grande is a beach of golden sand and calm waters with an endless seafront.

Famara Beach

Famara Beach is one of the most beautiful beaches on Lanzarote, as well as being one of the largest on the island. Discover how to visit Famara Beach!

Los Charcos Beach

Surrounded by two large volcanic stone seawalls, Los Charcos Beach is a calm water beach located in the north of Costa Teguise.

Flamingo Beach

Located in the tourist area of Playa Blanca, Flamingo Beach is a quiet beach with golden sand and crystal clear waters. Find out all about it here.

El Reducto Beach

El Reducto Beach is a beach with golden sand and calm, shallow waters, ideal for families who decide to stay in Arrecife. Don't miss out!

Las Cucharas Beach

Stretching along the east coast of Lanzarote, Las Cucharas Beach is one of the most popular beaches in the tourist resort of Costa Teguise.

Dorada Beach

Dorada Beach is a small artificial bay that welcomes all to indulge in its crystal-clear waters and enjoy the fine golden sand that gives it its special name. Discover it!

Honda Beach

Honda Beach stretches out all the way to the airport with its endless strip of golden sand surrounded by a beautiful seafront. This is how to get to Playa Honda.

Risco Beach

Risco Beach stretches under the Famara cliff to form one of the most beautiful, quiet and inaccessible beaches on the island. Find out all about it here!