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Villa With Private Heated Pool 2 Minute Walk To Local Amenities and Coastal Path



Updated: 28-Nov-2016
Villa in Faro Park, Playa Blanca, Lanzarote, Canary Islands - In A Peaceful Location Close To Bars Restaurants Shops And Local Bus 5 Minute Drive To Beach

A large 2 bedroom villa with private heated pool with bespoke waterfall in a peaceful location but with all the amenities, bars, shops and restaurants within a 2 minute walk including a bakery/patisserie for the freshest bread and delicious cakes. The paved coastal pathway just 5 minutes walk away to see the waves of the sea crashing on to the rocks This lovely villa provides the perfect base to enjoy Lanzarote's upmarket resort of Playa Blanca

There is ample patio space around the pool on the comfy sun loungers to enjoy the sunshine and a covered pergola if you need some shade. The built in barbecue is perfect for the warm evenings to enjoy home cooked food if you need a break from all the wonderful restaurants around! We provide beach/pool towels (leaving more room in your suitcase for other essentials). There are shutters on both bedrooms with mosquito screens with pay as you go air con in both bedrooms A safe is provided for your valuables.

We have flat screen TVs in the main living room and the master bedroom along with DVD players and good selection of DVDs there is a CD player with CDs , a blue tooth speaker as well as an iPod docking station

We believe we have thought of everything to make your stay as enjoyable as possible!

More Details
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Wheelchair access

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

We (The Owners) are Gary and Gill purchased our lovely villa in Playa Blanca. (May 2013)

Gary is a wheelchair user and we find the area very disabled friendly and although he can walk short distances everything is so convenient at the villa.

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Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you so much, we have had a lovely relaxing holiday in your beautiful villa I would highly recommend it to others We spent most of our days sunbathing by the lovely pool Thanks again for a fabulous holiday in your wonderful villa

Karen and Pete Bradbury August 2013

After our 2nd visit to Playa Blanca and the 1st to Villa Palmera it is a brilliant place to stay with added extras like the UK plug extensions and the lovely pool We had a lovely stay and will be looking to return in February Thanks Gill and Gary for a real home from home villa We will be contacting you soon to arrange our return

Vicki and Rich September 2013

We are frequent visitors to Playa Banca and have stayed in many villas this is one of the best Great location and a lovely pool As always we leave planning our next trip back!

Graham and Karen Hollebon November 2013

Fantastic Villa Palmera! Fab villa in a wonderful location Everything you could ask for and more Have booked next visit back already!
Jun 2013
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11 Reviews

based on 11 holidaymaker reviews


Excellent Villa with a Lovely Pool area

  • 5 of 5

We have just returned from spending two weeks at this excellent villa and may I say what a lovely time we had. The villa was perfect for the 3 of us. The bedrooms were comfortable, the lounge and kitchen had everything we needed (and more) for the little time we spent in either, but the pool area is the major attraction in my view. The pool itself is just that little bit different from other villas we have stayed in and the waterfall feature sets it off really well, the seating areas are ideal to soak up some sun and enjoy the odd BBQ.

A car is recommended but certainly not essential. The local buses work well but the walk along the sea front is something you must do. Its 20-30 mins to a collection of restaurants that includes Sebastyans (Greek food but a personal favourite), then its another 20-30 mins into Playa Blanca and if you are really up for the challenge another 10-15 mins further to the Marina Rubicon. Im certainly not that active but to walk in the sea air and to watch the sun disappear whilst stopping occasionally for a drink or two is not a bad way to spend a few hours.

Romantica is another restaurant id recommend in Playa Blanca and so too La Katedral (also in Playa Blanca and excellent for Tapas).

Id have no hesitation in going back to Playa Blanca and certainly not to this villa. I only just wish I was there now enjoying the time with family and soaking up the sun.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for our glowing review! We are so pleased you enjoyed our lovely villa and the fantastic area of Faro Park in Playa Blanca We hope to welcome you back in the future
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Really great stay

  • 5 of 5

We've just returned from a wonderful week in Lanzarote and your lovely villa. We really had a fantastic time in your beautiful home.

The villa is in a fantastic location,love Faro Park and it's restaurants,its spotlessly clean,well equipped and has comfortable beds and quality bedding,not always the case in some holiday rentals!!

The pool was amazing and the astro turf I great addition,no more grit in the pool!!

Finger's crossed we'll be booking your lovely home again,many thanks.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for your lovely review We are so pleased you loved our villa Hope to see you back next year!
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What a location and what a Villa

  • 5 of 5

Villa Palmera was everything we hoped it would be but probably exceeded our expectations. The accommodation was very comfortable and the pool was a lovely temperature. Swimming in December seemed a bit surreal but we soon got used to it. We were there for 10 days so hired a small car for about £5 per day. We were able to travel all over the island and take in a few remote villages etc. We were very impressed with the visits to Cesar Manrique's houses and the impact he had on the island. Faro Park is a lovely quiet location and a far cry from some of the more popular locations we visited briefly. We miss the walks along the sea and the cocktails watching the sun set. Local restaurant were fine - especially the local tapas bar. Thank yo so much Gill for letting us borrow your house for a while - it was beautiful.

Mark and Suzanne

  • Review Submitted: Dec 22, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Mark and Suzanne so glad you had a great time and thanks for lovely review
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Renishaw, Sheffield

Lovely Villa

  • 5 of 5

Thankyou for letting us stay at your lovely Villa. We had such an amazing time.

The villa has everything you need and more. The pool was lovely and warm. Also the villa was very clean and to a high standard.

We ate out a few nights at the local restaurants. We was made to feel very welcome.

We would definatly book again.

Again many thanks.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 6, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Home from Home

  • 5 of 5

Cannot praise this villa too much. It was a real home from home for our 4 week winter break. In fact we have already booked for next year.

The owners were very helpful with any queries and the property managers Mandy & John were excellent with tips and ideas.

The villa is in an excellent location with local amenities, including bars, restaurants and supermarkets along with a bus stop.

Facilities within the villa are all you could ask for with a superb pool and patio areas with a BBQ.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 6, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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West Lothian

Great Villa

  • 5 of 5

Thanks Gill, for allowing us to holiday in this fantastic villa of yours.

This villa in Faro Park was very close to a few restaurants and pubs which we were made to feel like locals in.

Both villa and pool were spotless due to the continual maintenance.

I would highly recommend this villa to anyone looking for a quiet and peaceful location within Playa Blanca.

The Snug bar with its warm welcome was a great way to begin the evening before heading out to restaurants such as Dal Trevisano, Sebastyan's, Blue Note, Asia, to name but a few. There is a bus service into town or taxi which costs just 4€

I have been down in Faro Park several times over the last ten years and intend to return to this lovely villa next year again at some point.

Thanks again Gill.

Paul & Olwen.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 10, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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From the Owner

Playa Blanca is a lovely upmarket resort in Lanzarote we love the fact it has all year round sunshine the area is very safe with lots to do and lots of really good restaurants

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Arrecife at 36 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : Lounge Bar at 75 Metres Nearest Restaurant : La Flamenca at 75 Metres Nearest Beach : Playa Flamingo at 3 Kilometres Car: not necessary

Special interest holidays:

A 5 minute walk from the villa will bring you to the fabulous sight of crashing white waves over the rocks. There are many rock pools.The nearest large white sandy (family friendly) beach is a five minute drive or a short bus ride to Playa Flamingo. The Papagayo beaches which are within 15 minutes drive and are safe sandy beaches so there is plenty of opportunity for swimming and diving as well as snorkelling.

The local bus goes to both beaches as well as the lovely Rubicon Marina with its great restaurants and a market on Wednesdays and Saturdays

There are a number of dive schools in Playa Blanca offering dive experiences, courses and guided boat and shore dives daily are: Dive College, Rubicon Diving, and Dawn Dives Academy.Diving in the crystal clear waters of Lanzarote is a great experience The variety of marine life and dive sites and the warm climate in Lanzarote means diving is available all year round.


A five minute drive or a 10 minute bus journey to the nearest sandy beach and a 5 minute walk to the coastal path


Arrecife airport is approximately 35 minutes by car. There are taxis at the airport although a lot of people hire a car as it is very reasonably priced also there are a number of companies that do reasonably priced airport transfers - Please ask if you need any assistance in this area


Nearest amenities are approx 100 meters from villa The town of Playa Blanca is a five minute drive or about 15 minutes on the local bus the coastal path is 5 minutes from the villa Lanzarote is a small island so its never far to any resort or tourist attraction There is a ferry service from the port in Playa Blanca to Fuereventura Timanfaya National Park is about a 15min drive. Puerto del Carmen & Puerto Calero are about 30mins To cover the whole island would probably take no more than 1 hour

Further Details:

The local shops, bars restaurants are approximately 100 meters from the villa the local bus service is excellent The bus stop is located at the end of the parade of shops 5 minutes walk from the villa the service runs half hourly is very punctual and costs 1€ 30c for the entire route It runs from about 7 in the morning until 10 at night It is wheelchair accessible it's great for catching the bus into Playa Blanca town and a taxi home is approx 5 Euros wheelchair taxis are readily available there are2 water parks in Playa Blanca a town centre beach as well as 2 other lovely sandy beaches The promenade in Playa is lovely for the evening full of bars and restaurants to suit all tastes and budgets


Rental rates

Convert Currency
Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Rate 11
1 Nov 2016 - 18 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £7 per night, per additional guest
Rate 12
19 Dec 2016 - 4 Jan 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £7 per night, per additional guest
Rate 1
5 Jan 2017 - 7 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
8 Apr 2017 - 23 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
Rate 2
24 Apr 2017 - 2 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
Rate 3
3 Jul 2017 - 4 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
5 Sep 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
Rate 5
1 Nov 2017 - 16 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
Rate 6
17 Dec 2017 - 4 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
We require a £100 per week deposit to secure your booking which is non refundable and the balance is then payable 8 weeks prior to departure. If your booking is made within 8 weeks of your arrival then the full amount must be paid We only accept payment by bank transfer due to bank charges
A £100 security bond is payable before you travel, this is refunded on completion of checks following departure from the villa.
We will hold a booking provisionally for 48 hours while you book flights

Changeover Day:
The Villa will be available from 2pm on your arrival day and must be vacated by 10am on your departure day If you have early arrival or late departure we can enquire with our villa managers if convenient for them to allow early access or to stay later

Notes on prices:
The prices shown are for 2 people sharing.
Additional people are charged at £70 per person per week.
Dedicated Wireless Internet is available at £25pw (optional)

We require £100 per week Deposit (non refundable) to secure your booking and the remaining balance to be paid 8 weeks prior to your arrival
A £100 security deposit is payable when the balance is due This is refunded within a few days of your departure on completion of checks of the villa.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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Updated: 28-Nov-2016
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From the Owner

We love the area of Faro Park it is so convenient the local bus is wheelchair accessible so a trip into Playa is so easy even if you don't hire a car Our villa really is home from home with our lovely heated pool and outdoor dining areas and is attractively furnished throughout with comfortable beds The local restaurants in Faro Park (English, Italian, Spanish, a Tapas bar, and a chicken take awayshop well as a couple of bars and a cocktail bar are all really good and with 2 supermarkets one of which is open until midnight it couldn't be better We have had a path laid that makes access into the villa so easy with the wheelchair

Property Type

  • villa


  • Family
  • Romantic


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


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area


  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...


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

Location Type

  • beach
  • near the sea
  • resort
  • town


  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • volcano
  • water parks

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing

Local Services & Businesses

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

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • mountain climbing
  • diving
  • swimming


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, Vanity basin, glass screen above bath
  • Shower room 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, Vanity basin, shower with glass doors and grab rails
  • Ensuite to main bedroom is fully tiled with loo, vanity basin and bath with shower over Second bathroom is fully tiled with large walk in shower with grab rails making it especially easy for anyone with mobility problems, vanity basin and loo


  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed, 1 Sofa bed/Futon, Very Comfortable King size bed
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed, Twin beds
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 is a double with King size bed, TV and DVD player, fitted wardrobes ensuite bathroom with bath and shower over bath Bedroom 2 is a double with twin beds fitted wardrobes and a z bed and cot if needed Shutters in both bedrooms with mosquito screens to allow ventilation for warmer evenings and Both bedrooms have air con chargeable via a coin meter


  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...


  • Self-catering


  • Notes on accommodation: A lovely 2 bed 2 bathroom detached villa on a generous size plot with beautiful bespoke heated private pool (3m x7m) with waterfall Marble floors throughout the villa. A large patio area with various seating areas large built in barbecue. There is a wheelchair accessible path into the villa and grab rails in the large walk in shower We have Internet TV at the villa which includes all English channels all Sky TV channels including sports and movies There is a DVD player a CD player an iPod dock, Bluetooth speaker, books, DVDs CDs so lots for your enjoyment There is a safe available to protect your valuables we also provide a salon professional hairdryer Both bedrooms have shutters with mosquito screens that lock so you are able to leave open windows/doors during the warm nights We also have pay as you go air con in both bedrooms A welcome pack on arrival is included which consists of milk, water and other essentials and a bottle of either white or red wine Outside: Large outdoor space with heated private pool with bespoke waterfall and with easy access steps with hand rail Built in barbecue alfresco dining area with marble table built in seating for 6 people. 4 very comfortable sun loungers with cushions 2 reclining chairs, an outdoor table with 4 chairs The pool is cleaned twice per week to ensure it is always sparkling clean We also provide beach/pool towels. Rotary washing line and pegs. Utility Room: Large utility room with washing machine, iron, ironing board, clothes airer and pool inflatables Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: The villa is cleaned prior to your arrival. We provide a hand, large bath towel per person plus extra hand towel in each bathroom There is a towel and linen change at the end of the week or mid stay if more than 10 days We also provide pool/beach towels

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