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Lanzarote, Spain
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The long beach is popular with surfers but it's also ideal for a stroll. NB There's nothing there in terms of facilities other than a cafe at the village end.

Thank AlyGNorthWales
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely fell in love with this place, away from the hustle & bustle of Playa Bastian, fantastic views & the beach was very welcoming, you can while away the hours watching the surfers 🏄 will definitely be jumping on the bus & returning here on...More

Thank 297debral
Reviewed 1 week ago

to walk the whole stretch from Caleta Famara to Famara. Absolutely fab! Watch the huge surfs. We got drenched twice over when waves turned huge and hit you. Great to watch surfers too. Most of them were students making good attempts.

Thank tinkle_24
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very beautiful place, without any doubt, fantastic sea and hard desertic landscape. A perfect place for surf and wind surf. But if you are just a swimmer or a sun lover, it’s ok for 2 hours, but not more. Very windy and sand blowing...More

Thank jcbolay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a location. Backdrop of lava fields and sea cliffs with constant rolling waves coming in. What more do you want. Remember to pack a lunch though!

Thank mark_wendy19
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Famara Beach is an extremely beautiful part of the Lanzarote coast. It lies at the foot of a high impressive cliff. There is a lagoon where you can enjoy lying in the sun in warm water, but because of the strong winds you need very...More

Thank Departure811861
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It’s a big long beach, more so when the tide is out. Windy a lot of the time but it’s heaven on a calm day. There’s a great mountain trail up into the cliffs to follow if your feeling energetic, I haven’t found the end...More

Thank BernifromTralee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We returned after two fabulous weeks in Lanzarote. Lanzarote is beautiful all around, the place and the people. The one horrific downside was a drowning death on Famara beach. Apparently there are some terrible currents and people get into difficulty and the results are fatal....More

Thank oberoieire
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We felt like locals at this beach. Lots of dogs, kite flyers and people who seemed like they actually lived there. Particularly fun watching the kite surfers, who were amazing! The beach is HUGE and of course we wanted to go to the naturist section...More

Thank Shamgrove
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

LOVED this beach! we visited on a day trip as we had a car and that was it I wanted to go back everyday. Its completely unspoiled by tourism, no shops, people trying to sell you crap and or beds for that matter, no snack...More

Thank Katy L
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Kelly D
September 7, 2017|
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Response from Elyhas86 | Reviewed this property |
sorry but there's no ramp access...you can only reach for the beach by steps. this beach is really worth a visit! and a swim too! really stunning and beautiful...i suggest to find a way to get there as well, you won't regret... More
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ElaineT64
July 26, 2016|
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Difficult nah! A piece of cake.Direct bus 31 or 33 runs several times a day more at weekends direct from C.T and takes less than 30 mins.Buses cheap and very reliable.Buy a reloadable card from Arrecife bus station for 10... More
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