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“Go early and enjoy”
Review of Playa de Papagayo

Playa de Papagayo
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Catlanza Catamaran Sailing in Lanzarote
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Catlanza Catamaran Sailing Fuerteventura
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Luxury Catamaran Cruise to the Papagayo Beaches with Water Sports and Lunch
Ranked #6 of 184 things to do in Lanzarote
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Reviewed September 17, 2013

Lovely beaches. Beach fills up but I suggest you get there early to enjoy the peace. Dirt track fine if you drive at sensible speed. Lovely cafes on top of cliff. We had lunch at the one furthest from the car park, which was so atmospheric with gorgeous views and very simple home-cooking. Not cheap, but worth it for the surroundings.

Thank Laura R
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Reviewed September 8, 2013

The water is clear, the sand and colour of the ocean make you feel like if you were on paradise... definitely worth a visit, especially during week days (less crowd), and if you like snorkeling, Another option is to go there by boat from Playa Blanca...

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Reviewed September 3, 2013

A series of beaches near Playa Blanca, this is not the easiest place to get to without a car. It costs 3 Euro to access the beaches buy car and the roads are just dirt tracks. There are very few facilities and very little shade from the sun. But the beaches are great, lots of fish very close to the shore to see if you are snorkeling - in fact you can even stand in the sea in some places and stick you head underwater to see the fish!
The lack of facilities means you need to bring everything you want with you but also means a total lack of litter anywhere.

Thank Alok-Surrey
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Reviewed September 2, 2013

Went to this beach after reading the reviews on here - yes it was a bumpy ride in a hire car to get there but it was definitely worth it. We arrived about 09:00 and the beaches were as good as empty, found ourselves a nice secluded spot on the third beach along (see photo). It appears it was a nudist and non-nudist beach, but that didn't really bother us.

No sun-shades or shelter, and we felt like we'd been sand blasted when we left, but it was great for the peace and quiet.

Definitely worth the journey to get there.

2  Thank Mark O
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Reviewed September 2, 2013

We visited this beach by boat as part of a tour. We spent over an hour enjoying the sandy beach and lovely blue clear waters. The experience of wading ashore from a boat made the beach feel secluded and enchanting more that it probably was! Overall a very pleasant experience.

Thank Masters-excursions
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