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Museum of Traditional Fishing

Avda de los Lagos, El Cotillo, La Oliva, Fuerteventura, Spain
+34 639 43 83 19
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Museum closed but good coffee

We drove here to check out the lighthouse but the museum was closed. Closed Sunday & Monday. The... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Lizzie0909
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Inverness, United Kingdom
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Nice lighthouse, great for some walks on the shore

Nice lighthouse, reminds you of the old times with no GPS, seems historic. After long drives on the... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
SunriseSki
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Singapore
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Avda de los Lagos, El Cotillo, La Oliva, Fuerteventura, Spain
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We drove here to check out the lighthouse but the museum was closed. Closed Sunday & Monday. The little cafe was open so we had coffees and a chocolate bar, no cakes ☹️. Friendly lady made our coffees and was quite busy serving others that...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Nice lighthouse, reminds you of the old times with no GPS, seems historic. After long drives on the island, great place to walk around, observe the waves breaking, the lava shore, the sea gulls, enjoyable.

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Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

Once you have seen the fishing net, the crab pot parts, the wooden model boat you have seen the best bits. Not sure what we expected but it definitely was not this. Nice walk to the lighthouse from El Cotillo, takes about an hour, you...More

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Reviewed February 20, 2018

We visited the lighthouse one day in the afternoon and decided to get out of the wind and have a coffee at the museum. The lady was mopping the floor, although it was supposed to be open for a further 1.5 hours, however, she made...More

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Reviewed February 18, 2018

Quite a way out if you are not staying north part of the island. There's a cafe at the light house, where you can sit shielded from the wind and watch the waves. There's not much sandy beach around it but you can go further...More

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Reviewed November 8, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful area with it’s rugged coastline. Small museum and cafe with toilets. Nice sitting area for taking in the views and keeping out the wind. Plenty of parking.

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Reviewed October 19, 2017

Having caught the Bus to El Cotillo we walked up to the lighthouse. Sadly it was a very hot day and quite a bit of the route is on the side of the road with no footpath so was a bit of a challenge and...More

1  Thank 63Crooky53
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Reviewed September 12, 2017

went here but again as with a number of attraction on Fuerteventura they are not open every day. But again worth a drive out to vies the spectacular scenery and the sandy beeches that are around this area. The buildings are spectacular and probably worth...More

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Reviewed July 11, 2017

We enjoy going here just for the view and the piece and quite to sit and watch the waves. Plenty of little coves around with some good beaches.

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Reviewed July 4, 2017 via mobile

We visited as part of a trip (sunset and tapas) was ok not much to see apart from the lighthouses 3 in total with a story behind as to why they built 3, but a good place to take photos and see whales (certain months...More

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