This is the main beach in the town of Playa Blanca and is considered to be the third largest tourist resort on the island due to its natural beauty and good weather.

Where is Playa Blanca?

Playa Blanca beach is in the town of the same name, Playa Blanca, in the south of Lanzarote. It is parts of the municipality of Yaiza.

Playa de Playa Blanca
Playa de Playa Blanca

Features of Playa Blanca

Name
Playa Blanca
Municipality:
Yaiza
Town
Playa Blanca
Public transport connections:
Yes
Windy
No
Sand:
Fine white sand
Number of visitors
High
Waves
Calm waters
Family Friendly
Yes
Sport
Diving
Parking:
Yes
Showers:
Yes
Lifeguards
Yes
Length
130m
Surroundings
Suburban
Pets
No
Accessibility
Yes, disabled access

A favourite among those visiting Lanzarote, it has all the features of the perfect beach: great temperatures, golden sand, calm and clean waters, a seafront promenade full of restaurants, shops, and bars, and even some great diving spots. It really is the ideal beach to enjoy your holiday at.

How to get to Playa Blanca Beach

Frequently Asked Questions:

Is it a windy beach?

No Although it may catch you off guard over the winter.

What type of sand is there?

Fine white sand.

Are there many waves?

No, it usually has calm waters. However, if there is a gale you need to be careful.

Are there any public transport connections?

Yes, line 61 and 161 pass close to the beach and have stops nearby.

Does it get busy?

It is quite busy in summer. Playa Blanca is the third largest tourist resort in the area.

Is it family friendly?

Yes, its water is very calm, so it is the ideal beach for families. This place is also protected from the wind and tides.

What sports can you do at the beach there?

Due to its wonderful waters, diving is the most popular sport at this beach. Don’t be surprised to see divers appearing out of the water.

Is there parking?

Yes, there are carparks by the beach.

Are there showers?

Yes

Does this beach have lifeguards?

Yes

Is this beach suitable for wheelchair users?

Yes

Are pets allowed on this beach?

No

Climate at Playa Blanca

The annual average temperature is 22°C with little rainfall, although temperatures can range from 13°C to 31°C. At Playa Blanca you’ll most likely enjoy the best weather in Lanzarote, as it usually has plenty of sunny days.

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