Caleton Blanco Beach

Caleton Blanco and Caleta del Mojón Blanco Beach near Orzola, Lanzarote

The approximately 250 meter long, white, sandy, usually somewhat windier, rugged Caleton Blanco beach is located in the Haría region in the north of Lanzarotes, about 3 km south of Órzola.

The Caleta del Mojón Blanco beach, about 1KM south towards Arrieta, with the same type of white sand, offers similar conditions. Bus line 9 also stops at this beach. (Bus time table here) 

During the week it is usually quiet here, but especially on the weekends these beaches are often visited by many local people, too. The available parking spaces then can sometimes be scarce.

This beaches are in natural condition and apart from regularly emptied waste bins, there is no other infrastructure.

If you visit this beaches with well packed picnic basket and plenty of drinks, you can spend a wonderful, relaxing beach day with your family in beautiful nature. Due to rocks in the water we recommend you to visit this beach with beach shoes.

On windy days, small castles of lava stones provide perfect protection from sand.

Very beautiful, spectacular scenery,  perfect for families which like spending a relaxing time in a special, natural surrounding.

Playa de Jablillo Beach

Playa de Jablillo Beach in Costa Teguise, Lanzarote

The Playa de Jablillo beach is roughly 500 m long and has bright and fine sand, located in the middle of the tourist resort of Costa Teguise, south of Playa de las Cucharas beach.
Downstream wave breakers ensure a particularly quiet sea, making this beach ideal for families with children, as well as for snorkelling, diving, paddleboard, and kayaking.

There are sun loungers and parasols to lend, toilets, showers and nearby restaurants and bars.

You will find a large car park right next to Playa de Jablillo beach. As this beach is very popular, especially in the main season, the car park may sometimes be a little small and the searc for a parking space may require some patience. This beach is also easy accessable for handicapped people.

For visitors without their own vehicle, the bus stop is in the immediate vicinity. You can find the bus timetable here:

The Playa de Jablillo beach is mantained, cleaned and the bins emptied, by the Ayuntamiento of the municipality of Teguise.

This easy accessable beach is ideal for families with children, as well as for snorkelling, diving, paddleboard, and kayaking.

Restaurante El Risco in Caleta de Famara

Restaurante El Risco in Famara, Lanzarote

In the “Restaurante El Risco” in Caleta de Famara they have the single objective to satisfy all their customers.

Faithful to their work philosophy and with the fruits of yearly experiences in the gastronomic sector, the management and the chefs of Restaurante El Risco offer a selection of dishes made with the best products and raw materials of the highest quality. What makes the difference to other good restaurants is their commitment and determination.

You can taste, among others, fresh fish and seafood, casseroles, paellas and rice dishes, soups and broths of fish, and of course, typical dishes of the canarian gastronomy like “Sancocho”, cheeses and mojos with different textures. For lovers of meat, there are offers of Iberian meats from stone and other varieties.

A range of famous Lanzarote wines and from the whole Spanish territory accompanies the gastronomic offer of the Restaurante El Risco in Caleta de Famara.

You have to reserve a table for dinner. But you can book an appointment online, if you want.

MON-SAT 12am-10pm

SUN 12am-5pm

Calle Montaña Clara, 30 – 35558, Famara, Teguise, Lanzarote, Islas Canarias – España

 +34 928 52 85 50



Restaurant Mar Azul, El Golfo

Restaurant Mar Azul in El Golfo, Lanzarote

This restaurant is located in the small fishermen’s village El Golfo. The main road of El Golfo leads you down to coastline where you will find Mar Azul. The restaurant Mar Azul is located on the street, but there are also tables facing the sea on the other side of the road. A beautiful sunset is offered to you every evening since the sky is not cloudy. Fish and particularly the “Calamari a la plancha” are recommended. The specialty of the house is Caldoso. Caldoso is a succulent rice dish with seafood such as lobster, crayfish or king prawns.

Before your dinner you could visit the famous lago verde at the entrance to El Golfo and the beautiful coastal area around.

Please do not order a “fish plate”, but rather one fish. Otherwise make clear, in case of doubt with hands and feet, that you first want to look at the fish in the kitchen. Fish plates are served in all restaurants with the fish that is cheaper.

MON-SUN 10am-9:30pm

Avenida Marítima, 42, Yaiza (Lanzarote), España

 +34 928 17 31 32



La Bohemia

Restaurant La Bohemia in Costa Teguise, Lanzarote

In the restaurant La Bohemia they are specialized in grilled meats, international dishes and varied suggestions of fruit based on the creativity of their chef’s.

The team of La Bohemia likes to innovate without losing the touch of homemade food and ingredients of the earth. Therefore, they incorporate new plates and dishes into the menu every season. In addition to delicious meats, the menu includes salads, tapas, fish, burgers and pastas. The winery has a selection of wines from different Spanish references of the best national origin denominations. You will find ideal wines to accompany their delicious grilled meats.

You should reserve a table during the typical times of lunch or dinner.

THU-TUE 1pm-11pm

WED closed

Avenida Islas Canarias, 11 – Local 6, 35508 Costa Teguise – Lanzarote, Las Palmas

 +34 928 59 17 72


Restaurant Emmax in Playa Honda

Restaurant Emmax in Playa Honda, Lanzarote

The German restaurant Emmax in Playa Honda is located directly at the sea, at the beach promenade.

Restaurant Emmax in Playa HondaThe two German owners share the management and philosophy of this beautifully decorated restaurant Emmax, which is named after the children of the two operators.

One is passionate about the quality and excellent taste of premium dishes in the kitchen, while his partner takes care of a particularly friendly and professional service behind the bar and at the guests’ tables.

When the two good friends, after being famous and popular in Puerto Calero with their restaurant Emmax, came up with the idea of establishing an exquisite restaurant in Playa Honda a few years ago, people asked them: “What do you want now in Playa Honda? At that time, the area of Playa Honda was only just beginning to develop into a real beach and dinner attraction for locals and tourists.

Not only the former regular guests of Puerto Calero, but also more and more new guests came to appreciate and love the beach promenade of Playa Honda.

The Restaurant Emmax has contributed significantly to the positive development of Playa Honda as a location for beautiful holiday memories.

The Restaurant Emmax in Playa Honda combines German knowledge and experience with international, partly Asian cuisine.

You can expect a daily changing and exquisite menu of the highest quality.

Whether fresh fish from Lanzarote, well-prepared Secreto Ibérico from the Spanish mainland, homemade pasta or salads with particularly interesting herbs, here you will always want to be satisfied again and again to eat.

Enjoy a relaxing afternoon or evening at the Emmax restaurant in Playa Honda, enjoying fresh, homemade cheesecake, a delicious tiramisu of oranges or a chocolate and avocado mousse.

We recommend you to reserve a table, if you want to have a dinner with a group in the evening or if you are looking for a special table during day time.
Tuesday closed.

MON 1pm-11pm

TUE closed

WED-SAT 1pm-11pm

SUN 1pm-9pm

Restaurant Emmax in Playa Honda Avenida Playa Honda, 21, 35509 Playa Honda, Las Palmas

 +34 650 68 56 62

 Restaurant Emmax in Playa Honda


Mácher, Lanzarote

Mácher LanzaroteMácher is an elongated village about 9 km south of the airport ACE, above Puerto del Carmen, with 1090 inhabitants (as of 2015), administered by the larger neighbouring municipality of Tias.

The through road from Tias to Yaiza divides the village into Macher Bajo and Macher Alto.

The actual centre is located around the petrol station with the adjacent village church and cultural centre, also called Sociedad.
It is worth stopping here and trying the tapas, for example.
On this main road, approx. 1 km further in the direction of Yaiza, on the right-hand side is the “Asadero de Mácher” with very good ratings in the rating portals.

At the large roundabout there is a shopping centre into which a large and modern Eurospar has moved, which offers a great selection of fresh meat and fish products at particularly favourable prices.

Even without any outstanding tourist attractions, Mácher has developed into a particularly popular place to live for residents and individual tourists seeking peace and quiet relaxation. Beautiful accommodation in Mácher and its surroundings can be found here.

Mácher – a quiet place with cosy restaurants and partly breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean.
Ideal for shopping in supermarkets and village shops or just to enjoy some typical tappas in the Teleclub of Macher, the Canarian restaurant right next to the petrol station.

Macher is a great little town to experience the true canarian tradition.

An evening game of “bola canaria” in the Asadero de Macher or dinner at the famous restaurant “La Cabaña, where you can sample a variety of typical Canarian food.

Playa Flamingo Beach

Playa Flamingo Beach in Playa Blanca, Lanzarote

Well sheltered from wind and waves  by two long moles, to the west of the port of Playa Blanca, with view to Fuerteventura, lies the Playa Flamingo beach, which about 200 meters long and the perfect beach for families.

If you like to snorkel or dive, here you will see all kind of marine life, especially near the moles.

On Playa Flamingo Beach, beside sunbeds and Parasols, you can rent complete cosy beds which provide even more shwadow and may make you feel like in heaven.

Even smaller children can play and splash on the shallow sloping beach.

The beach is guarded, there are sun loungers, parasols, showers and directly on the palm-lined promenade usually enough parking spaces are available. In the vicinity various restaurants, bars and also a supermarket are found.

The Playa Flamingo beach is ideal for relaxing and sunbathing.

The Playa Flamingo beach is ideal for relaxing and sunbathing.

Vino y mas, Puerto del Carmen

Vino y mas or just Vino+ in Puerto del Carmen, Lanzarote

Vino y mas (Vino+) is a very creative spanish tapas bar at the end of the Avenida de las Playas in Puerto del Carmen. The tapas bar is family-owned and -managed. You will definitively meet one or more persons of the family when you are there to buy something or to enjoy wine and tapas.

In the shop of Vino+ they offer fabulous wines from Lanzarote, from the spanish mainland and other wine regions of the world. You can, moreover, buy delicious cheese, fresh meat and other gourmet food.

At the tables inside the bar and outside on the big terrace in the nice patio you can enjoy bottles and glasses of famous Lanzarote Malvasia white wines. You will be served with a menu of special spanish tapas that have got different touches of spices driven by the influence of selected worldwide regions. The menu is offered to you in spanish, english and german. According to the permanent dishes you can get some exquisite tapas of day. All dishes are freshly prepared for you. Enjoy on Lanzarote tapas, wine and more.

Sometimes at the weekends your dinner will be accompanied with beautiful acoustic canary live music.

MON-SUN 12pm-1am

Calle Cenobio, 35510 Tías, Spain

 +34 928 51 69 59


Playa de Papagayo Beach

Playa de Papagayo Beach in Playa Blanca, Lanzarote


Some of the most famous beaches on Lanzarote are the Papagayo Beaches which are located east of Playa Blanca.

From the eastern end of Playa Blanca, you can walk to the 400 m long Playa de Las Mujeres beach with golden yellow sand.

Another footpath over the cliffs, leads you to the approx. 300 m long Playa del Pozo.

From there in south-east direction, you go across the cliffs, to the famous 200-meter-long Playa de Papagayo, where the El Chiringuito bar is waiting for you with refreshments and various meals above the beach.

Another 300 meters long walk, in east direction over the mountain, takes you to the 400 m long Caleta del Congrio beach, which is also visited by many naturist fans.

Further north-east, there is the Playa de Puerto Muelas beach.

Because of usually low waves, all of the Papagayo beaches are also very suitable for families with children.

The Papagayo beaches can be reached by car over a 5 km long unspoilt, toll-free way (€ 3.- / vehicle) which branches off just after the sewage treatment plant of Playa Blanca.

Keep in mind that there are no shopping facilities, as well as restaurants or bars, or first aid stations, apart from above Playa de Papagayo, which is why you should bring enough drinking water.

Bring enough drinking water with you.