The volcanic island of Lanzarote, the easternmost of all the Canary Islands, is a top holiday destination for families, sun-seekers and those just wanting to get away from it all. Many visitors stay in beach resorts and hotels, however, Lanzarote also has a thriving villa rental market. Here are a selection of Lanzarote villas currently available.
Website Luxury Villas Lanzarote has an array of exclusive villa rentals across the island. The Costa Teguise 03 villa, for instance, offers a spacious modern residence with a bright and airy feel. Outside there is a BBQ area, an hourglass pool and extensive terracing - perfect for sunbathing. This villa costs from £820 a week, has three bedrooms and sleeps up to eight people.
Also on the Luxury Villas Lanzarote website is the tastefully designed villa Los Altos 03. This minimalist villa features slick, modern design, floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the sea and top of the range fittings such as a plasma TV and en-suite bathrooms. The villa has four bedrooms and three bathrooms, is available for £1150 per week and can sleep a maximum of nine people.
In the very popular Playa Blanca area of Lanzarote, the Beatriz holiday rental features hardwood floors, heated pool and free air-conditioning. This villa is within easy reach of Rubicon Marina, as well as being close to all the amenities of the El Pueblo shopping centre. This villa costs £368 for a week's rental based on 3 guests, offering great value, and is bookable through the VillaPlus website.
With kitchen utilities, private pools, and no maids cleaning your room each morning, Lanzarote villas are a great option for those wishing for a more flexible holiday experience. There are many more villas on Lanzarote, as well as on the other Canary Islands, however, ensure you book through recognised travel agencies to avoid disappointment.
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