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Hotel THe Volcan Lanzarote

C/ El Castillo 1, 35580 Playa Blanca, Lanzarote Spain
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#8 of 37 hotels in Playa Blanca
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Hotel THe Volcán Lanzarote is placed in the South of Lanzarote, the island of the volcanoes. This is a five-star-resort that is distinguished by its excellence and its privileged location. With the yachting port Marina Rubicón at its feet and facing the sea, you will find this spectacular hotel designed as a typical village of Lanzarote. At it you will admire the distinctive architecture of the island.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free internet
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar / lounge
Bicycle rental
Public wifi
Pool / beach towels
Adult pool
Outdoor pool
Heated pool
Fitness / spa locker rooms
Fitness classes
Breakfast buffet
Breakfast in the room
Kid-friendly buffet
Snack bar
Special diet menus
Poolside bar
Entertainment staff
Evening entertainment
Table tennis
Nightclub / DJ
Indoor play area for children
Kids club
Airport transportation
Car hire
Taxi service
Business Center with Internet Access
Conference facilities
Banquet room
Meeting rooms
Couples massage
Facial treatments
Foot massage
Full body massage
Head massage
Steam room
Baggage storage
Currency exchange
Gift shop
Sun loungers / beach chairs
Sun terrace
Sun umbrellas
24-hour front desk
Laundry service
Ironing service
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Room features
Private balcony
Room service
VIP room facilities
Flatscreen TV
Room types
Ocean view
Good to know
Marina View
Languages Spoken
English, French, Spanish, German
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MarsbarUk wrote a review Today
UK42 contributions34 helpful votes
Good Points first, beautiful grounds landscaped and very lush, layout and and cleanliness were excellent. Two separate pools both large and really attractively laid out. Good varied breakfast choices for all tastes, avoid 9.30am if possible it’s very busy. Large rooms with loads of storage and a nice separate sitting area. Bed was massive and super comfortable with pillow choices. Bathroom unusually had separate toilet, loads of luggage space. On site Yaiza restaurant really good food. Snack bar did super cocktails. Hotel is in an excellent position for walking to the marina and I thought the best end of resort. Not so good points, hotel did not do anything about the old towel on sun bed in the mornings, very annoying! toiletries were minimal in bathroom and not great quality. Lot of the sun beds at top pool were broken. Checkin was far too slow and not enough staff available…..Evening entertainment was high standard but very low key. Overall a super hotel the negatives were only minor ones and I would stay there again. However, If mobility is difficult then I would not recommend this hotel there are a lot is steps and uneven walkways, the hotel is very sprawling. The entrance into reception is something else!
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Date of stay: October 2021Trip type: Traveled with family
Room Tip: Pool view rooms had larger terraces…..Top pool is quieter and to the right there is a decked area...
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Dave M wrote a review Oct 15
Easterside, United Kingdom26 contributions65 helpful votes
Just returned from staying at this hotel and iv only rated it as average for the reasons I will set out. They got the room wrong despite emailing the hotel prior to arriving. I was traveling with my mother so only had 1 double bedded room, they had to move us but even then there was 2 beds pushed together so had to rearrange the furniture in the room which is hardly acceptable after a full day travelling. Also there was only one towel and bathrobe in the room. This did eventually get sorted. There was only 1 staff member on at busy pool bar. Considering the hotel was supposed to be full how do you justify just having 1 member of staff, serving drinks and making food etc. The lady in question was called Sandra and she was brilliant at serving customers and struggling with other jobs. I felt really sorry for her doing so much on her own. She was a credit to the hotel. The sunbeds are the most uncomfortable iv ever sat on, cheaply made and half were broke. Also as with the beds in the room I woke up with aching sides every morning, again not the standard of a 5 star hotel. It wasnt all bad though, breakfast was decent and porridge was best iv ever tasted. Location was good, just a stones throw from the Marina with some very nice resteraunts and a 20 min walk to Playa Blanca central along the prominade. Wouldnt go back to this hotel again, just didnt meet the standards that im used to.
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Date of stay: October 2021Trip type: Traveled with family
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jothomp65 wrote a review Oct 12
Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom19 contributions13 helpful votes
If the reservation of sun beds is ‘strictly forbidden’ why do you allow people to reserve sun beds with towels. It’s just not fair for those of us up bright and early to enjoy a day by the pool to see top spec seating being reserved. Please follow your own guidance and remove said towels.
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Date of stay: October 2021Trip type: Traveled as a couple
6 Helpful votes
Response from Natalia Bravo de Laguna, Director General at Hotel THe Volcan Lanzarote
Responded 2 days ago
Dear Jothomp65, On behalf of the entire team ofTHe Volcán hotel Lanzarote, we want to thank you for choosing the hotel in order to enjoy your holidays. As indicated, it is forbidden to reserve the sunbeds, the staff responsible for the security in the pool, in this case the lifeguards have orders to remove them. I am sorry that you had a problem with this fact, even so the hotel follows the stipulated rules. Except for this little incident, I hope you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope to see you soon. Kind regards, Natalia Bravo de Laguna Manager THe Volcán Lanzarote nataliabravodelaguna@hotelesthe.com
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Gary J wrote a review Oct 4
Warrington28 contributions32 helpful votes
We enjoy travel & exploring new places. However, when we were looking for a last minute week in the sun we decided to return to the Volcan (last visit 2 years ago) Once again we cannot fault the hotel or staff. Everything was just as we found on our last visit. Fabulous location within a very short distance from the beautiful Rubicon Marina. The hotel is immaculately clean and well maintained. Our room was large with a great balcony and breakfast was outstanding with lots of choice. The hotel is situated on a huge plot, therefore it feels really quiet and peaceful without hustle & bustle. Perfect for couples wanting a quiet/relaxing break. We wouldn’t hesitate recommending this hotel to family & friends and will definitely consider a stay here in future.
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Date of stay: September 2021Trip type: Traveled as a couple
8 Helpful votes
Response from Natalia Bravo de Laguna, Director General at Hotel THe Volcan Lanzarote
Responded 6 days ago
Dear GaryJ676, On behalf of the entire team at Hotel THe Volcán de Lanzarote, we want to thank you for choosing us to enjoy your holidays and for your pleasant comments about your stay here, you can be sure that we will transmit it to the entire team. We are very happy to know that you have enjoyed your room, as well as the facilities, and were looked after by our unmatched human team. As you point out in your comment, the hotel has an unbeatable location in front of the Marina Rubicón promenade. It will be a pleasure to welcome you back here and continue to improve this experience every year. See you soon! Sincerely, Natalia Bravo de Laguna Manager THe Volcán Lanzarote nataliabravodelaguna@hotelesthe.com
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Ted D wrote a review Sep 2021
Windsor, Canada60 contributions89 helpful votes
My wife and I stayed for 8 nights in the club section of the hotel in September 2021. We enjoyed our stay there very much. It is a beautiful hotel with huge swimming pools, a great variety of food choices at the buffet, and a nice smaller dining section in the Club area which is reserved for adults. This was our first visit to Lanzarote and we had flown all the way from Canada to get here. The hotel is located in a quieter area of Playa Blanca next to the marina. Within a short walk was the lovely area by the Marina with shops, restaurants , a small mall and a little grocery store. Our room was very clean, amenities were always plentiful, and the room at night was very quiet for sleeping. Since our flight was not leaving until later in the day they offered us a Courtesy Room to use until later in the day after we checked out of our regular room. The front desk staff, especially Stuart and Juan were extremely helpful with accommodating us and providing answers to our questions and assisting us. I would recommend to anyone who would like to stay in a beautiful resort with friendly staff to give the Hotel Volcan a try, you will not be disappointed!
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Date of stay: September 2021
7 Helpful votes
Response from Natalia Bravo de Laguna, Director General at Hotel THe Volcan Lanzarote
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear Ted, First of all, we truly want to thank you for choosing THe Volcán Lanzarote to enjoy your holidays and for sharing your experience with us on TripAdvisor. We are very satisfied to know that the trip from Canada has been worth it, and not only have you enjoyed the island of Lanzarote but also the hotel and its facilities, especially the services at the Club area. We will transmit your loving words to the entire human team of the hotel. We hope to see you again soon! Kind regards, Natalia Bravo de Laguna Directora General THe Volcán Lanzarote nataliabravodelaguna@hotelesthe.com
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Frequently Asked Questions about Hotel THe Volcan Lanzarote
Which popular attractions are close to Hotel THe Volcan Lanzarote?
Nearby attractions include Museo Atlántico Underwater Museum (0.3 miles), Marina Rubicon (0.3 miles), and Castillo de las Coloradas (0.1 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Hotel THe Volcan Lanzarote?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include a pool, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge.
What food & drink options are available at Hotel THe Volcan Lanzarote?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant, a lounge, and a poolside bar during their stay.
Is parking available at Hotel THe Volcan Lanzarote?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Hotel THe Volcan Lanzarote?
Conveniently located restaurants include La Casa Roja, Cafe Terraza, and Trattoria il Commendatore.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Hotel THe Volcan Lanzarote?
Yes, guests have access to a pool, a fitness center, and a sauna during their stay.
Does Hotel THe Volcan Lanzarote have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Hotel THe Volcan Lanzarote offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Does Hotel THe Volcan Lanzarote offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers a business center, meeting rooms, and a banquet room.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Hotel THe Volcan Lanzarote?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, Spanish, French, and German.
Are there any historical sites close to Hotel THe Volcan Lanzarote?
Many travelers enjoy visiting Castillo de las Coloradas (0.1 miles).
Does Hotel THe Volcan Lanzarote have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the harbor view available here.