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


Making the best of the Lanzarote wind. By Renata @ Finca de Arrieta. The summer is here, bringing the regular trade winds along. Although some might think the winds are a bit too much at times, their constant presence makes the summer heat more bearable. And they make the kites fly! I decided to give … Read more

European Freestyle Pro Tour 2017

From the 5th to the 8th of July, Playa Las Cucharas (Costa Teguise) is hosting the international windsurfing event European Freestyle Pro Tour 2017. On this event, some of the best riders in the world will be competing for the 2017 Freestyle European title, plus a 10.000€ prize. Water conditions are expected to be 3 to 4 metre … Read more

Water Sports in Lanzarote

[vc_row][vc_column width=”2/3″][vc_column_text]Lanzarote enjoys a pleasant climate throughout the year with warm temperate waters and incredible visibility, giving one fantastic access to all kinds of water sports.   Snorkeling Playa La Garita in Arrieta, Playa Chica in Puerto del Carmen, Playa Flamingo in Playa Blanca and the rock pools in Punta Mujeres are great spots to … Read more

El Quemao Class 2017 – Surf in Lanzarote

Our island is renowned for its sporting opportunities and events. On land and sea, we entertain some of the world’s greatest athletes. Cyclists, runners, swimmers and more besides, from every pro sport imaginable, flock to Lanzarote. They all come for our amazing facilities and rich calendar of events. They take part surrounded by the most stunning scenery and the … Read more