Low cost getaways in Lanzarote won't break the piggy bank
In just over four hours flying from the UK you could be soaking up some Spanish sunshine with a cool glass of sangria in your hand and easing into perfect holiday bliss.
August is high season in the Canary Islands, so if you can take your holiday outside this month you’ll be able to grab a cheap holiday to Lanzarote. You’ll find the very best deals outside of the British summer season, luckily you’ll find warm temperatures no matter what time of the year you visit.
For a Lanzarote resort tailor-made for holiday enjoyment, with sandy beaches, excellent watersports, shopping, bars and restaurants Costa Teguise is a superb all-round choice. Puerto del Carmen is the biggest resort on the island and comes complete with a vibrant town centre, featuring a seven kilometre long main street just across the road from the beach. Here you can browse for souvenirs and stop off for drinks or food without breaking your beach day stride. There are fantastic beaches and stunning scenery aplenty in Lanzarote, so you can have lots of fun and adventures without the need to shell out lots of cash.
Cheap days out in Lanzarote
Days spent on the sand, swimming and putting on lashings of sun cream are what Lanzarote holidays are all about. All you’ll need is a beach ball, towel and headphones. The year-round sunny climate also means you can make the most of the island’s stunning combination of rugged volcanic landscapes and lush countryside whatever season you visit in.
You could walk along scenic coastal routes in Puerto del Carmen and maybe stop off for a picnic with fresh fruits from the local market. In Costa Teguise there’s fascinating wildlife to spot including crabs, dolphins and many species of exotic birds.
Other popular holidays in Spain
Cheap holidays aren’t limited to just Lanzarote – discover a range of bargain holiday deals within Spain and check out your options in Tenerife, Menorca and Costa del Sol. If you’re set on a holiday to Lanzarote, take a look at our travel guide for more information on how to plan your perfect budget break in the Spanish sun. Here are our top three cheap hotels in Lanzarote to get you started.
The adults-only Coronas Playa Hotel offers fantastic value and the services of a TUI Gold team who can help you find your way around. The real stars are the two huge swimming pools, each overlooking the Atlantic Ocean and boasting their own bars. For meals, you'll feel right at home with familiar English style breakfasts and Sunday roasts offered alongside Spanish style cuisine. There are live performances throughout the day and evenings with music in the Monkey Bar, so you won't need to leave the hotel at all for your holiday entertainment.
Recently refurbished, the El Trebol is a budget-conscious hotel with shops, bars and restaurants right on the doorstep. The family-friendly facilities include a mini-splash park with slides, sports courts for activities including volleyball and football and two outdoor pools. There's no need to rush around either, as you and the kids can just relax and stop off at the buffet restaurant when you're ready. If you like seaside dips, Las Cucharas beach is a five-minute stroll away. Evenings are easy to enjoy too with a disco pub and show bar where you can boogie and watch live acts.
Stunning whitewashed turrets and sky-high palms give the Tabaiba Apartments authentic Spanish charm. The hub of activities is the outdoor pool where you and the kids can swim, play or simply lie back and relax. Located in a quiet spot it's a convenient 10-minute walk from a supermarket where you can stock up on Self Catering essentials. Better yet, it's practically next door to the Costa Teguise waterpark which is ideal for a holiday treat. There's a restaurant and snack bar on site to keep things easy for you, as well as a free bus shuttle into Costa Teguise town centre if you feel like exploring.