Punta Mujeres travel guide

Punta Mujeres is a charming fishing village located on the northeast coast of the stunning Spanish island of Lanzarote. The village is a hidden gem that offers a tranquil and authentic experience for visitors seeking a more traditional holiday destination. Punta Mujeres is characterized by its small fishing harbor, natural swimming pools, and beautiful coastal … Read more

Charco del Palo travel guide

Charco del Palo is a small village situated on the northeast coast of the beautiful Canary Island of Lanzarote. This serene and peaceful village is a true gem for those seeking a natural and relaxing holiday in a quiet and secluded environment. What sets Charco del Palo apart from other holiday destinations is its unique … Read more

Yoga for Surfers, an interview with Bellatrix van Wingerden

Yoga For Surfers Bellatrix van Wingerden, or Bella, has been a friend of the Braddocks for many years, ever since she first came on a windsurfing holiday to Lanzarote. An experienced and talented yoga teacher, Bella published her first book this year, Yoga for Surfers, combining her two passions. We asked her what inspired her … Read more

The best surf breaks in Lanzarote

With a well-earned reputation as the “European Hawaii” and some of the most reliable surf breaks in the world, Lanzarote draws surfers of all levels to its sun-kissed shores. It’s no surprise that many of the Lanzarote Retreats team like to get out and catch a wave at any given opportunity. Even those who don’t … Read more

Discover purpose in Lanzarote

4th – 11th June 2023 Presented by Lanzarote Retreats in partnership with Joy transformation coach We’re excited to welcome back leadership consultant and transformation coach, Joy Ogeh-Hutfield for a seven-night Purpose retreat.   Purpose is about giving your life a meaning and a life with meaning brings about greater happiness and fulfilment. Many of us … Read more


WALK THE ROCK 2023 – 30TH NOVEMBER – 7TH DECEMBER Late November 2023, as the temperature cools down and the trade winds drop, Lanzarote Retreats, in partnership with Blackstone Treks & Tours, is offering a small group of people the exclusive opportunity to walk some of the most beautiful paths of Lanzarote over five days. … Read more

Arrieta travel guide

The village of Arrieta has a population of 1.000 and is set in the northern municipality of Haria, the most traditional area of Lanzarote and ideal for solo travelers, couples and families alike. Arrieta is a small, authentic Canarian fishing village which has adapted somewhat to meet the demands of some low-key tourism, whilst still … Read more

The joys of being a silver quitter

The joys of being a silver quitter Co-founder and owner of Lanzarote Retreats, Michelle Braddock, shares some thoughts on taking early retirement and the benefits of having more time for yourself, family, and travel. What is a silver quitter? An article in The Guardian about “silver quitters” caught my eye recently; according to a House … Read more

Costa Teguise travel guide

History Costa Teguise is a coastal town located in the east of Lanzarote, one of the Canary Islands. The town is known for its beautiful beaches, excellent weather, and rich history. This town inherits its name from ‘Costa’ meaning ‘Coast’, and ‘Teguise’ which is the municipality in which the town is in. Costa Teguise itself … Read more

Tabayesco Travel Guide

About Tabayesco Tabayesco is a hamlet located on the north coast of the island of Lanzarote. The beautiful and tranquil hamlet is situated in the municipality of Haría and is known for its stunning views of the Atlantic Ocean and its rugged landscape. Tabayesco is home to a community of locals and expatriates. The hamlet … Read more