On the sunny sun kissed south coast of Lanzarote nestling comfortably against a backdrop of steep hills you can find Lanzarote’s main tourist resort of Puerto Del Carmen.
The main feature and why the area is so popular may have something to do with a spectacular two mile (3km) of golden beach backed by a main road.
The beach is a favorite with families as the sheltered beach offers safe bathing, and there are several water-based activities available including pedalo, banana boat rides and plenty more.
It is alongside the beach that you will find the promenade of Avenida De Las Playas or more commonly known as ‘The Strip’ walking along here you will find electrical stores, duty-free and tourist stalls, don’t miss all of the fabulous boutiques and clothes shops in the Old Town.
Those who like to take a stroll in the evening will find many fine restaurants near the harbor in the Old Town.
The Old Town still has a feeling of old world charm, but the resort is mostly a holiday complex with lots of entertainment on offer to suit all ages.
On a Sunday why not head out to Tequise in a taxi, here you will find the local market, on offer you can find locally produced goods, pottery, tablecloths and much more.
Puerto Del Carmen has an abundance of restaurants to choose from, it doesn’t matter what taste buds you have there is something to suit everyone. While walking around you will find most of the restaurants along ‘The Strip’. There are restaurants offering local cuisine also you will find Mexican, Chinese, and Indian restaurants.
So even if you have hungry little mouths to feed (who can sometimes be a bit fuzzy) your bound to find a restaurant that will satisfy the fussiest of eaters.
Many people return to this lovely island year after year sometimes maybe once, but often two or three times a year. For those looking for a property in Lanzarote , this is the best way to go about it, if you come a few times it gives you the chance to explore the island further to decide where you would like to live best.
There are houses, apartments, fincas (farms), and some areas lovely bungalows; it is worth hiring a car to explore the island further to find that ideal Lanzarote property for sale of your dreams.
There are certain steps you must take if you have selected your dream home or investment property. The way you buy property back home is totally different to buying property abroad; buying property for sale in Lanzarote like anywhere else requires the help of legal advice from someone with local knowledge preferably.
This is really important to make sure there are no outstanding charges or mortgage against any property you may consider. You will also need to make sure a second search to check for any outstanding bills like electricity, local rates or water or more importantly community charge.
There are a good range of property types and prices to choose from in Puerto Del Carmen which is another reason for its popularity amongst those looking for a holiday home investment.