Lanzarote is without a doubt the most beloved of the Canary Islands for Irish people thanks its stunning landscapes, beautiful sunny weather, miles and miles of sandy beaches and good food.
Whether you love the pretty Costa Teguise region, the popular Puerto del Carmen resort or the quieter Playa Blanca, we’ve put together a list of the best beach hotels in Lanzarote that are sure to strike your fancy.
Beach hotels in Playa Blanca, Lanzarote
Princesa Yaiza Suite Hotel Resort
From the moment you are welcomed with a chilled glass of cava, your time in the five-star Hotel Princesa Yaiza Suite Resort is nothing short of luxurious.
Located on the sophisticated Playa Blanca seafront, the extravagant beach resort boats three outdoor swimming pools, a fresh juice bar, nightclub and Jazz lounge. Extra bonus points go to the teppanyaki-style Japanese restaurant where the chef cooks right at your table and a unique ‘1001 Nights’ pool with underwater music and a ceiling filled with stars.
All the airy rooms at the hotel feature exposed wooden beams and their own private balcony or terrace – we recommend choosing the Junior Suite with sea view, so you can watch the sunset over the Playa Dorada beach.
H10 Rubicon Palace
This gorgeous white-washed beach hotel is set in the pretty fishing village of Playa Blanca, right on the golden sands of La Mulata beach.
If you find yourself dreaming of a refreshing dip in the clean, aquamarine waters of an outdoor swimming pool, then this is the resort for you. Centered around a lush lagoon-style pool, the hotel features five pools for adults and three for children, surrounded by an expansive chill-out terrace with sun loungers and parasols.
The sunny rooms at the H10 Rubicon Palace look out over one of the many pools or boast sea or garden views, complete with your personal balcony or terrace. Upgrade for VIP amenities like access to the exclusive Privilege lounge, dreamy Balinese beds and your very own pillow menu.
Beach hotels in Puerto del Carmen, Lanzarote
A dreamy beachfront resort, the 4-star Las Costas Hotel offers guests direct access to golden sand and clear sea at Pocillos Beach.
Unwind in a hammock with tasty light refreshments and cool drinks at the poolside bar, or enjoy a relaxing soak in the hot tub. If you’re the type who gets bored lying around in the sun, you can play table tennis, squash, water polo or beach volleyball.
The rooms at Las Costas Hotel have been newly renovated and are clean and modern with bright splashes of colour, while the generous balconies or terraces look out over the typical Lanzarote landscape, be it gardens, mountains or sea.
Seaside Los Jameos Playa
Surrounded by tropical gardens in Lanzarote’s main tourist resort, Seaside Los Jameos Playa is an upscale four-star resort and an ideal spot for a beach getaway.
The island-like architecture of the beachfront hotel means the atmosphere is dreamy and relaxing, and there’s no better place to unwind than the spa which features a Finnish sauna, Turkish bath, hammam, adventure shower and relaxation room, as well as two outdoor pools, one of which is heated.
Enjoy a peaceful night’s sleep in one of the resort’s sun-drenched, seashore-inspired rooms that look out over the Atlantic Ocean, the pool area or the subtropical gardens. Continue the relaxed vibes out on the balcony with a tasty cocktail or beer.
Beach hotels in Costa Teguise, Lanzarote
H10 Suites Lanzarote Gardens
Located on the Playa de las Cucharas beach, the H10 Suites Lanzarote Gardens hotel is an ideal spot for families looking to soak up the Spanish sun.
Kids can cool down in the children’s pool, complete with five slides and a fun pirate’s boat, or enjoy a game on the kid-friendly multisport court or two playgrounds. The dedicated Daisy Club has plenty of activities to keep the whole family entertained, while the Famara Restaurant has a special children’s buffet.
At the H10 Suites, families can choose between the family suites (one or two bedrooms) or the split-level bungalow with two terraces and views over the gardens and courtyard. Both options include separate sleeping and living areas, fully furnished kitchenettes and free WiFi.
Occidental Lanzarote Mar
The Occidental Lanzarote Mar is a beautiful all-inclusive seaside resort set on Ancla beach in the idyllic Costa Teguise region.
Fancy an entertaining holiday in Lanzarote? Then get ready to do some rock climbing, squeeze in a round of archery, swim in the Olympic pool or maybe even play a game of human table football, all without ever leaving the complex.
The recently refurbished rooms have great facilities like raindance showers and even a Wii in family rooms. If you’ve got the cash, splash out on the Deluxe Sports Room with its indoor hot tub and private Finnish sauna.