What to pack for Finca De Arrieta

Many guests e-mail us to find out what they need to bring with them for their holiday. At eco retreat Finca De Arrieta we try to provide as many extras as we can to keep your packing to a minimum however you may find the following information helpful to ensure you have everything with you for your arrival.


General Items all year;

Arrival instructions – you will have received this with your original booking confirmation

Torch – for night time arrivals and walks to Arrieta restaurants

Travel Plugs – all holiday accommodation at Finca De Arrieta have normal Spanish sockets

Sun Lotion & After Sun

Sun Hats

Spanish phrase book

Insect repellent

Passports – Make sure ALL your passports are valid for travel dates

Driving Licence both parts

Walking boots – if you plan some hikes or volcanic trips


General items between October to March;

Jumper/Fleece – a jumper for evenings as Lanzarote offers lovely outdoor living and it can be cooler outside at night.

Light waterproof jacket  –  incase it showers (which is not very often but can catch you out)

Wetsuits – if you are planning getting in the water!



Baby monitor if you are planning to spend evenings out on the terrace.

Calpol, teething gel etc….

Nappies/Swim nappies – you can buy these here but they are very expensive

Milk Powder – again very expensive and they may not have your usual brand


As we offer an eco friendly environment at Finca De Arrieta we do not provide Tv’s or Hairdryers (Hairdryers can be used if really necessary on a low setting)