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Nice beach good shops and restaurants

Sheltered beach,two supermarkets lots of family friendly restaurants .Only a short walk to Playa... read more

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
Small but safe for swimming

Playa Flamingo is a small sandy beach easily reached from most of the hotels on the Paseo Maritimo... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Hastings, United Kingdom
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Avenida Maritima, 35580 Playa Blanca, Lanzarote, Spain
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All reviews lovely beach safe beach family beach man made beach sandy beach safe bathing shops and restaurants calm sea ideal for families clear water white sand sun loungers plenty of sunbeds fish swimming small beach lifeguard on duty golden sands
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Reviewed yesterday

Sheltered beach,two supermarkets lots of family friendly restaurants .Only a short walk to Playa Blanca

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank phdaines
Reviewed 2 days ago

When we're in Playa Blanca we tend to make sure we get time to at least dip our toes in the water. Usually Playa Flamingo or just Playa de Playa Blanca. This time we decided to do our paddling on the way to Marina Rubicon......More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank D4ngerM4us
Reviewed 3 days ago

Small man made beach on what is a very dark and dull island. Safe and nice for a swim or for children to play. Nothing to write home about.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank FelixLanton
Reviewed 4 days ago

Ok if you are staying at that end but gets very crowded and if you have a pool in your complex that would be my recommendation.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Wallywelling
Reviewed 4 days ago

Playa Flamingo is a small sandy beach easily reached from most of the hotels on the Paseo Maritimo. It is a man-made little cove and therefore the sea is mostly calm and safe for swimming. Good for families.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank NellyHastings
Reviewed 1 week ago

Walked a long way to get to this beach so when we finally got here it was like and oasis. The beach has shallow waters and is cordoned off by rocks so should be safer for children. High rock wall to shelter behind on one...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank sojourner2704
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Two man-made water breaks provide for a very calm and sheltered bay which make this beach very suitable for children. So suitable in fact that the resort directly behind the beach is the TUI Family Life Resort. As you can guess the beach is packed...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Xante
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This beach made our journey to Lanzarote. It is very clean water and when the wave is calm you can see down in the water. You can see fish swim. It is a lot of rocks here and there so it might be easier to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Jessicaology
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited Playa Flamingo for the evening and the backdrop and location provided a great place to take in sunset views.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 753AnneT753
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great beach for families & couples. Been made to look like a small cove with bars , restaurants & shops around the bay.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Colin L
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15 May 2018|
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Response from finian29 | Reviewed this property |
depending on how fast you walk it is 10 to 15 minutes. There are bars and restaurants at the marine walk alongside the Playa.
15 May 2018|
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Response from John D | Reviewed this property |
No while I was there.
12 February 2018|
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Response from Steve W | Reviewed this property |
I have a heart condition that makes it difficult for me to get about some days. Particularly when it's hot (Most daytimes). Playa Blanca is perfect for me as it is mainly flat with a promenade that stretches the entire... More