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Casa Maranda,pool table,Heated Pool,Wifi,Hot tub,sea views,bbc,itv,xbox,air con



Updated: 24-Oct-2016
Luxury villa in Faro Park, Playa Blanca, Lanzarote, Canary Islands - Casa maranda is in a prime frontal location in a quiet residential near Faro Park

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Casa maranda is in a prime frontal location in a quiet residential area.The terrace faces south and makes a great spot for enjoying a long drink whilst watching the view across the straits of la bocaina to fuerteventura,casa maranda is a luxury villa with marble floors throughout and is furnished to a high standard and sleeps 6,master bedroom with ensuite and 2 twin bedrooms,there is a 7 seater hot tub,climbing frame, wifi. English TV which includes all the bbc. itv channels etc, plus sky sports and sky movies, Xbox with younger and older games Pool table and pay as you go air con.

The villa has a private electrically heated pool which will ensure the water temperatures of around 28c, private enclosed safe gardens and accommodation consists of a large entrance hall, family bathroom, master bedroom with en-suite well equipped kitchen, lounge and dining area, ideal base for a great holiday. Approx 150m from spectacular coastline and the coastal path which leads into the town and a few minutes walk into Faro Park.

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More Details
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Wheelchair access
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

There is just so much freedom. No crowded pool, no fight for the sun loungers, no rubbish hotel food and the queues to get it. You decide when and where you want to eat, go out or stay in. No endless sets of stairs just to fetch 1 thing, just nip back in the villa. Giving you lots more quality family time together and we feel a better relaxed holiday all together.

We hope to welcome you soon.

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Guestbook comments from the owner

The villa is like home from home and was well equipped and comfortable (Denise and David ).

The villa was lovely and well designed (Meg).

The villa was very well set up with decent equipment & has tasteful decor throughout (Katy).

Thank you we had a great holiday, really nice villa,very clean and located in a really nice place (Camilla).

Thanks, we had a great holiday & your villa was lovely. We will be recommending to family and friends (Gary).

We had a lovely time and the villa and surrounding area were both stunning (Rob).

We had a fantastic time at your villa and its so handy been so close to shops.(Tina).

We had an absolutely fantastic holiday at your villa and our daughter felt very at home with the toys, DVD's and climbing frame, made settling in very easy. We certainly enjoyed the hot tub and our days out. We couldn't have asked for more. Thank you for making our holiday great
Mar 2012
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10 Reviews

based on 10 holidaymaker reviews


Once again excellent

  • 5 of 5

There is not a lot I can say that hasn't been already said.

Joanne and Nigel are a joy to deal with, and will do everything they can to ensure you have an excellent stay.

Villa is extremely clean and all that you need for your stay. TV is excellent, as I had broken my foot just prior to arriving and couldn't do the amount of walking we normally do, so in the evenings the TV was a must.

Really wish we were still there!

We will be back and thoroughly recommend you book with Joanne & Nigel.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely review & booking your holiday with us, glad you had a great holiday, hope the foot is on the mend soon and we see you in the future, Joanne.
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Fantastic Villa!

  • 5 of 5

What a fantastic villa! We have not had this much value for money in a villa before and have stayed in quite a lot. Good private location, sea views, quiet area, good local amenities....whats not to like?

The villa itself is modern, spotlessly clean and has so many features you couldnt possibly be bored - heated pool, hot tub, pool table, beach / garden toys, board games, stereo, inside and outside dining tables, alarm, safe etc but the tv system....wow! 3 systems that mean you can get the usual Freeview channels like BBC, ITV, CH4, CH4 plus Sky Sports and hundreds of other English speaking channels. 3 bedrooms (the small one can get hot) mean it can hold 6 people comfortably.

We spent a week here and would loved to have had longer but it was booked up ;( We spent alot of the time around the pool on the sunloungers and were lucky that we had 7 whole days of sun. The villa gets full sun all day long and the pool area is quite private, you get odd passers by but the front wall obsures prying eyes.

For young kids as well as the amenities above there is also a small play area with swings and slides.

Walking distance (5 mins) to Faro Park;

A decent mini market for essentials

Good local restaurants - La Trevisama, Port of Call, La Flamenca

A longer (20 mins) walk to La Mulata complex with;

Marea Terrazza - fantastic cocktail / chillout bar (what views!!)

El Argentino - excellent steak house

Sebastyans - upmarket(ish) but excellent Greek food

Fazz's - great indian restaurant...try the lunch / early bird menu

Timanfaya National Park - 10 mins drive

The sea front promenade is 5 mins from the villa and walking distance to the closest decent beach Flamingo is 30 mins - for families with young kids this is an excellent beach we loved it on here. If you have a car, the beaches, harbour and town centre are 5 mins casual drive away and Marina Rubicon is 10 mins.

Thank you Joanne for a great holiday and being easy to deal with and hope to see you again next year!

  • Review Submitted: May 16, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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16 1

Fantastic Villa.

  • 5 of 5

Once again a lovely break in Lanzarote,in our favourite resort of Playa Blanca.this is the third time we have stayed here,and like the other times we have found this villa to be spotlessly clean,and very well appointed with everything you will need for a great holiday.the children especially like the heated pool,the playstation and other board games.from our point of view nothing is to much trouble for the owners they could not be more helpfull.There is a very good choice of local bars,restaurants and shops locally,and and a lovely picturesque walk down the coastal path,you will find even more,including lots of holiday activities on offer to suit everyone.

  • Review Submitted: May 12, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Excellent "home from home" experience in an extremely well appointed villa. Quality fixtures and fittings and an excellent outside space. The villa itself is tastefully decorated and everything is of a very high standard. The gardens are landscaped and the area is large and peaceful. The villa is within walking distance of local bars and restaurants and within a short drive of Rubicon Marina where there is no shortage of bars and restaurants appealing to all ages and budgets. All in all, a fantastic holiday location and one I would strongly recommend to anyone considering letting this villa

  • Review Submitted: Apr 11, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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25 3

peace and quiet

  • 5 of 5

The villa is set in a lovely quiet developement,was spotlessly clean and very well equiped with everything and more than expected to enjoy our holiday.Having access to free wifi was great for keeping in touch with friends and family,and on the odd night in watching the internet TV to watch some of our favourite Tv programmes.The local amenities were very good,including a supermarket,Bakery,Restaurants and a very good bar(Lounge).The Island has lots to offer,and i would not hesitate to book this villa or any of the others owned/managed by this family when we return in the future.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 11, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5* review for 5* villa

  • 5 of 5

This was our second visit to Casa Maranda because we had enjoyed our holiday there in 2013 and were extremely happy with the villa and the facilities provided.

There were many reasons we came back, not all exclusive to Casa Maranda (ie the superb restaurants, bakery etc within walking distance) but the villa itself provided everything we required and were looking for.

Top of the list was the hot tub, which we spent many an hour enjoying, watching the clouds float past, or the stars in the sky. Although close to the main road, there is very, very little traffic passing and the tub is entirely private.

Even I ventured into the swimming pool this year (an act of immense bravery on my part!), and to have that as an option with the villa is lovely. There is a stone barbeque available to use, which we made use of too.

The kitchen has everything that is required on holiday, and a washing machine is available if needed to freshen up the clothes that you consistently wear all holiday, even though you may have brought an entire wardrobe with you (like me) ...

Casa Maranda is located on a main road but this should in no way deter you. There is so little traffic passing it's not even worth worrying about. It's easy to get to from the airport in a car and as mentioned above, is within walking distance of great restaurants (try Dal Trevisano, Italian restaurant), a bakery (we brought 2 almond crossiants home in our suitcase for breakfast when we got home as you just can not get anything of that quality here) and a supermarket.

To get into central Playa Blanca from Casa Maranda is about 10 minutes by car or a lengthy (best part of an hour) walk along the coastline (not one to do with young children). We did this walk as it is so beautiful, if a little tricky underfoot in some parts!

Although located in the south western part of Lanzarote, travelling to the north of the island and back within a day by car is entirely possible. Therefore all the sites you might want to see are within easy access of Casa Maranda.

We have every intention of going back to Casa Maranda in the future because we have just has the most perfect holiday there. It's a very comfortable, well provisioned villa and probably the best place we have ever stayed at.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 25, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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From the Owner

We decided to buy Casa Maranda as Playa Blanca was our favorite place to visit and when the plots were avalable we just knew. We went out to Playa Blanca for my husbands 40th birthday and the villa ended up been his rather large birthday present and it is now our pride and joy. We have guests that return every year and are now our friends. Playa Blanca is located to the south of Lanzarote. Life in Playa Blanca started out as a very simple fishing village but as Lanzarote has became more popular with tourists Playa Blanca has grown into a thriving and popular resort. Playa Blanca has a new marina which has been build, this new marina (Marina Rubicon) is host to many top class restaurants and boats, marina rubicon is an ideal places to wonder around shopping and have a bite to eat.

Activity and Interests

Car: not necessary

Special interest holidays:

There are 3 dive schools within walking distance of the villa. There is bike rental available in Playa Blanca. The costal path runs along the coast line of Playa Blanca, with great sea views, ideal for keen walkers.

there are companies that run boat and fishing trips.


Rugged coastline and paved coastal path 2 mins walk. It is possible to walk into Playa Blanca along the coastal path, which is paved and suitable for pushchairs.It offers plenty of opportunity to stop for refreshment and the views can make the walk take a lot longer! Nearest beach 5 mins drive, famous Papagayo beaches 10 mins. Playa Blanca has a number of small cove like beaches within the resort area which are ideal for children. Short walk to local lighthouse.


Arrecife airport 30 mins. Car hire recommended for easy access to main resort and supermarkets. Local car hire charges are reasonable. There are flights going to Lanzarote on most days.


With in a 10 minute walk there are restaurants and severely bars serving food, 2 food shops, take away and a bakery,at the same location there is a bus stop to catch a bus to the main town of playa Blanca ,also the bars will call you a taxi if required.

The spectacular coastline is just a 3 minute walk from the villa and is a must visit during your stay. Playa Blanca 3km or 5 mins drive.

Further Details:

Playa Blanca is a relaxed family resort and now has a new multi million pound marina. There is relaxed traffic free shopping in the pedestrianised high street, behind the sea front restaurants. There is a choice of supermarkets within the main resort. New bus service, (2 Faro park bus stops) on a loop around the resort jump on/off where you like, or go the full loop, good fun for the children.

There is be a wii with games ready for the children's holidays.

We can also advise about transfer


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Rate 8 for 2 persons
22 Oct 2016 - 29 Oct 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Rate 9 for 2 persons
1 Nov 2016 - 17 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Rate 1 for 2 persons
18 Dec 2016 - 3 Jan 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Rate 2 for 2 persons
5 Jan 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
7 night minimum stay
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Rate 3 for 2 persons
1 Apr 2017 - 27 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Rate 4 for 2 persons
28 May 2017 - 4 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Rate 5 for 2 persons
5 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Rate 6 for 2 persons
1 Jul 2017 - 3 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Rate7 for 2 people
4 Sep 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Rate 8 for 2 persons
1 Nov 2017 - 19 Dec 2017
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for 5 nights
Rate 9 for 2 persons
20 Dec 2017 - 4 Jan 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Rate 10 for 2 persons
5 Jan 2018 - 31 Mar 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
A 25% deposit is required to secure a booking with the remaining 75% due 8 weeks prior to the holiday commencing.
Prices is for the property per week in pounds and prices are based on 2 people.1 child under 5 is free.
Add a further £55 per additional person over 2 and up to a maximum of 6 people,the hot tub is £65 per week if required.If you would like to book please let me know and I will send a booking form and my bank details.
please ring if you have any questions we are here to help.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day is flexible. Arrive after 2pm and depart by 10am.

Notes on prices:
A 25% deposit is required to secure a booking with the remaining 75% becoming due 8 weeks prior to the holiday commencing.Prices are for the property per week in uk pounds and prices are based on 2 people sharing.
Children under 5 are free (1 child per booking).
add a further £55 per additional person up to a maximum of 6 People and the hot tub is £65 per week if required.
Please do not ask for best price as all prices are shown on the advert and we do not give any discount to any people who ask for best price.

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Updated: 24-Oct-2016
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From the Owner

Casa Maranda is in the perfect location, front line in a small residential cul-d-sac. If you wish to go into playa blanca it's a 5 minute drive or you can jump in a taxi or on the local bus loop (very cheaply). If not you can walk into Faro park (10 mins) where you will find 2 shops (great selection). There are restaurants / take away, the light house cafe (fab food at fab prices).There is also a local bakery for freshly baked bread and cakes to die for.there is 3 bars 2 serving food. We aim to really please.

Property Type

  • villa


  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine


  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Games

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool


  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...

Location Type

  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • resort


  • churches
  • duty free shops
  • marina
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • volcano
  • water parks
  • zoo

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • En-suite bathroom to master bedroom with large vanity unit, WC, bath with overhead shower. Safe and hairdryer can be found under the vanity unit. Second family bathroom has large vanity unit, WC, with walk-in marble shower.


  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed, this bedroom has pay as you go air con
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed, this bedroom has pay as you go air con
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Private 3 Bedroom Villa Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with ensuite bathroom,super king size bed,large wardrobes, sea views,pay as you go air con, Bedroom 2 with twin beds bed,large wardrobes,sea views,pay as you go air con,dressing table Bedroom 3 with,twin beds,wardrobe,sea veiws


  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue


  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website


  • Notes on accommodation: Casa maranda is spacious and well fitted with good quality equipment throughout the villa. casa maranda is unique to the area as the villa is all on one level and most 3 bedrooms villas are on 2 levels and it has a salt pool which is not common in other villas. We provide cot (we have 2 if 2 needed),highchair and bed guard all free of charge.The villa is also equipped with a turtle alarm for the swimming pool(child alarm for extra safety around the pool).There is a large information folder within the villa which is there to help guests with the locations of good places to eat out,local shops,places of intrest things to do,where you can get a good takeaway and other local information that may be of use on your holiday. (Gathered from the owners many holidays and other guests recommendations and findings). Outside: The villa have large south facing terraces,ample outdoor seating and loungers (private to sunbathe),heated pools set to maintain a temperature around 28c,large garden which is completely walled creating an enclosed space for young children and very safe. casa maranda has a pool table and a 7 seater hot tub/jacuzzi(with 60 jets,3 captain's chairs and mood lighting to enjoy a glass of wine in the evening).One of the special features of casa maranda is that the pool is treated with a natural salt system which reduces the harmful effects of chlorine on your skin/eyes.This is a natural water treatment process and is especially good for children or people with sensitive skin. Utility Room: Automatic front load washer, airier, ironing board, iron, broom, basic 1st aid kit etc, children's toy's. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Egyptian cotton towels and linen included,linen changed once week for 2 weeks or more. Pool cleaned weekly. Beach towels are provided to help with your baggage allowance please ask . Please ask for cot bedding.

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