Lanzarote offers an excellent all year round rental market for holiday homes. Moreover, property prices are approximately 15% below neighbouring Tenerife. Whether you are seeking a permanent home abroad or holiday home with consistent rental yields, Lanzarote offers one of the best opportunities in Europe.
Lanzarote boasts a mature and thriving rental market – particularly in the luxury beachfront sector.
The major resorts of Lanzarote are:
- Puerto del Carmen – lying on the south east shore, near the international airport, the resort offers more than 6 km of golden sandy beaches.
- Costa Teguise – lying on the eastern shore due north of the airport, this resort offers the best accommodation and shopping facilities on the island
- Playa Blanca – on the southern tip of the island, the resort is family orientated and more tranquil than most other resorts
Lanzarote is an island of volcanic origin. It offers a stunning selection of volcanic landscapes including the mountain Peñas del Chache and the volcanic ‘Tunnel of Atlantis’. In the south west lies the Timanfaya National Park where some minor volcanic activity still occurs.
For the family, the island is home to two theme parks - Aqua Park in Costa Teguise and Theme Park in Puerto del Carmen.
The island is also one of the best surfing locations in the world – between November and March boasting waves that can reach 4.5 metres in height.
Lanzarote possesses a tropical climate. At the height of summer, July and August temperatures average over 30°C (86 °F). Even in the winter, the night-time temperatures rarely drop below 13°C (55 °F). The water temperature in the summer is 22°C (72 °F).
A number of budget airlines now fly to Arrecife (ACE) Airport or locally known as Guacimeta. Reach Lanzarote with discount airline EasyJet from London Gatwick, Liverpool or connect in Madrid.
Discount airline Ryanair flies from London Luton or Stansted, and a variety of other UK and European cities. Charter flights can be found with Thomas Cook or Monarch.