Destination guide

The beachside setting of Puerto del Carmen is ready to explore

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Puerto del Carmen. Renowned for its sporting events, restaurants and bars, this city welcomes all visitors. Cesar Manrique Foundation and Cactus Garden are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Puerto del Carmen

Do you want to find attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Puerto del Carmen a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Rancho Texas Park Zoo (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Lanzarote Golf Resort (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Rubicon Winery (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • La Geria Winery (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • El Grifo Winery (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • La Florida Winery (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Puerto del Carmen

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Puerto del Carmen is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cactus Garden (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Puerto del Carmen Beach (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Pocillos Beach (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Playa Chica (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Quemada Beach (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • El Reducto Beach (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)

Transportation options to and around Puerto del Carmen

The nearest airport is in Arrecife (ACE-Lanzarote), located 3 mi (4.8 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Puerto del Carmen?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,404 holiday lettings near Puerto del Carmen. From 866 Villas to 905 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Puerto del Carmen area.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Puerto del Carmen?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Puerto del Carmen. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Playa de Matagorda: 1,858 holiday homes
  • Pocillos Beach: 1,771 holiday homes
  • Fariones Sports Center: 4,138 holiday homes
  • Gran Casino de Lanzarote: 4,124 holiday homes
  • Rancho Texas Park Zoo: 4,017 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Puerto del Carmen! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Puerto del Carmen?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Puerto del Carmen with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Corralejo: 2,445 holiday lettings
  • Playa Blanca: 2,640 holiday lettings
  • Uga: 2,702 holiday lettings
  • La Oliva: 2,598 holiday lettings
  • Yaiza: 3,560 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Puerto del Carmen?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Puerto del Carmen. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Fariones Sports Center: 4,138 holiday rentals
  • Gran Casino de Lanzarote: 4,124 holiday rentals
  • Rancho Texas Park Zoo: 4,017 holiday rentals
  • Timanfaya National Park: 3,359 holiday rentals
  • Corralejo Beach: 3,595 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Puerto del Carmen listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

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