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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Staying in Playa Bastian we decided to hop across the island to Famara Beach it was not dissapointing the beach was nice and clean and the surf was equally as good. Great parking a long the beach edge a very popular venue for surfers and...More

Thank guysmith100
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our favourite beach in Lanzarote. We enjoy long walks on it and it is great for body boarding and surfing. Only negative is there are no toilets and we have sadly never seen plastic etc cleared of the beach which we have seen done at...More

Thank EAhmad
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The beach is long and there is always space to park. Never had a visit where it is not windy but this can help with the high temp. A great place to come and surf or walk along the waters edge and get you ankles...More

Thank bigbluebiker
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went here with my partner we walk entire beach if you like Cornwall this reminds me of Newquay beach but in the tropics .The sea is calm and very clean to swim in .

Thank Deena B
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

This is cool surf beach, windy with loads of waves and a great mountain back drop. Loads of surf hire/shops and cafes. Plenty of parking but no facilities as such. Loved this place a real family favourite. Top tip take a picnic and bag your...More

Thank MattMc74
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

It’s worth a visit, but not for swimming. Nice to see surfers in action, extremly windy. We came here to see the waves, and were not disappointed.

Thank Global114777
Reviewed 26 July 2018

This beach is very beautiful and not very crowded. Huge waves are ideal for surfing. Only negative I would say are the very strong winds. For the ladies I would recommend tied hair or head scarf.

Thank Bedachhanda C
Reviewed 15 July 2018

The scenery (surrounding mountains) is very impressive and worth a detour if you are in Lanzarote. Very windy every time I have been (hence all the surfing activity).

Thank Marc8521
Reviewed 8 July 2018

I am an avid swimmer, butI would not do it there after reading all the warning. But, the location is absolutely stunning with the cliffs and mountains int he background, one of the most beautiful beaches I have ever seen. Also a stunning view from...More

Thank JulieVacances
Reviewed 19 June 2018

It's a great place to surf. The environment is incredible and the people there are really cool. it´s always windy but for surfing it is a must.

Thank Jose Miguel H
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Kelly D
7 September 2017|
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Response from Elyhas86 | Reviewed this property |
sorry but there's no ramp access...you can only reach for the beach by steps. this beach is really worth a visit! and a swim too! really stunning and beautiful...i suggest to find a way to get there as well, you won't regret... More
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ElaineT64
26 July 2016|
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Difficult nah! A piece of cake.Direct bus 31 or 33 runs several times a day more at weekends direct from C.T and takes less than 30 mins.Buses cheap and very reliable.Buy a reloadable card from Arrecife bus station for 10... More
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