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El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons

Cotillo, El Cotillo, La Oliva, Fuerteventura, Spain
+34 611 34 60 79
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“beach bar” (21 reviews)
Cotillo, El Cotillo, La Oliva, Fuerteventura, Spain
+34 611 34 60 79
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Beautiful shallow and sheltered lagoons. Great for young kids and some really good beginner windsurfing spots. Dont expect any food / drink facilities ... except in Cotillo itself ... so bring with you. Do expect fabulous unspoilt scenery and great swimming locations.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

El Cotillo is a wonderful place ive been here before, though last time i came i stuck to the main beach by thd cliffs this time i visited the lagoons! wow what a beautiful place! amazing views and my favourite place on the islands. if...More

Thank Carlyann P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The beaches are lovely and clean and only a couple of km from the centre of town (el cotillo). It is nice if you want some peace and quiet but there is a lack of bars, cafes or facilities so take your own snacks and...More

Thank Alyssa R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing place to chill out - completely unspoilt location at el cotillo - lovely friendly place and uncommercialised

Thank 3norfolk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited El Catillo as part of a road trip, we hired a car and drove around the island and stopped here to see what it was like. The beach lagoon we stopped at was wonderful with rock shelters built up to protect from the...More

Thank Bruce L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is My Favourite Place on the Island . Its a beautiful Place to Go if You Just want a Quiet time on a Beach with a Swim in Crystal Clear Water . Its a Windsurfers Dream Place to Go . Lovely Places to Eat...More

Thank Gordon W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here when we were holidaying in calet de fuste, this beach & its lagoons are absolutely stunning, water is beautiful, clear & turquoise, sand so soft! There is a cafe at the entrance & I had the garlic prawns & they were the...More

Thank EirianM
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a long stretch of golden sands, above the new harbour. It is excellent for surfing, but can be dangerous for swimming.Tthere are the usual flags of warning, and it is manned by lifeguards, at peak times. There are no facilities, so you need...More

Thank cazm652015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came here for the day in a hire car from Caleta de Fuste – about a 40 minute drive in a hire car (we’ve heard the buses are a bit of a nightmare, and we hired 2 cars between 6 of us for 33e each,...More

Thank katherinelnesbitt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lovely location to walk the sandy beaches and sit and chill. Sand dunes and soft sandy beach going down towards the lighthouse with lots of off road parking. If picninking you will definitely need a cooler bag/box as there are not shops this way...More

Thank Rebecca S
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Angelaboo A
Hi can u tell me the transfer time from the airport to this hotel please
20 January 2017|
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Response from tracy b | Reviewed this property |
Hire a car in U.K. Price is per week what they are charging for one or two days at the hire companies on Fuerteventura. Also organise ALL the insurances in U.K.!!! Bus service is great. Quick, easy and cheap. Been all... More
Hi .what's means this sentence please : "I can fish but I can't fish"
17 November 2016|
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Response from scousenolan | Reviewed this property |
Maybe refers to someone who has been on holiday here, intending to Sea Fish off the Rocks. Unfortunately you need to get a licence from the local town hall.
What is the nearest airport to El Cotillo Beach and Lagoons?
26 October 2016|
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Response from Andrew R | Reviewed this property |
There is only one airport on fuerteventura and a car rental is the best option, make sure you pick it up at the airport, as off site companies can take ages with transfers, paperwork etc. The drive to El Cotillo is a little... More