Gloria Izaro Club Hotel

If you’re looking for modern, self-catered accommodation within easy reach of Puerto del Carmen, then the Gloria Izaro Club Hotel is the place for you. Sophisticated apartments decorated in sea-green and neutrals are housed in white-washed villas. Although each one has a kitchenette, there’s also a buffet restaurant serving breakfast and dinner. Outside, you’ll find two large terraces. One is for sunbathing, with a large pool and lots of loungers. The other is more lively, with a kids’ playground, outdoor fitness equipment and a multi-sports court. When you’re ready, it’s a 15-minute amble down the hill to the centre of Puerto del Carmen and the nearest beach, Playa Chica.

Overview of Lanzarote

With its year-round sun, beautiful beaches and laid-back Spanish vibe, holidays to Lanzarote are a popular choice for British holidaymakers. However, you don’t always have to head for the tourist areas on your holidays here. Stray just a little off the beaten track and you can explore the island’s fascinating volcanic landscape or the endless windswept beaches in the north. The island’s most-loved destination is the chic resort of Puerto del Carmen, where sugar cube-white houses look out over the bluest of oceans. This destination is renowned for its stunning beaches, brilliant family-friendly attractions and fantastic nightlife. You’ll find all this and more when you book a stay at the chic Izaro Club.

Things to do in Lanzarote

If you’re interested in learning to dive, head to Playa Chica, where there’s a diving school right on the beach. They offer taster sessions and beginners courses – so everyone will have the chance to explore Lanzarote’s colourful underwater world.If you’re travelling with the children, you’ll love a trip to Rancho Texas Lanzarote Park, a Wild West-themed zoo and water park. They’ll love the adrenaline-fuelled rides and seeing the animals – you can even swim with dolphins! Once the sun goes down, head to Avenida de las Playas for some grown-up fun…a drink, or two, in one of its cocktail bars or pubs. Whoever you’re travelling with, you’re bound to have a fantastic time in Lanzarote. Children and grown-ups alike will have fun in up-beat Puerto del Carmen.

Resort Summary

On the Avenida de las Playas, the town’s main street that stretches for 7km along the coast, you’ll find bars, shops and restaurants on one side and Puerto del Carmen’s stunning beach on the other. It’s here at Playa Grande where most visitors choose to spend their time.

For your big holiday you’re going to need a ‘big beach’. Playa Grande is the main beach of Puerto del Carmen, so you can expect it to get busy during the holiday season. With its soft expanse of sand, perfect blue waters and mountain range looming in the near distance it’s not hard to see why most of the visitors to Puerto del Carmen choose to spend their time here.

Along with all its near neighbours Playa Grande enjoys Blue Flag status and is known for being a safe and inviting place for families or anyone else who visits.