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Museum of Traditional Fishing

Avda de los Lagos, El Cotillo, La Oliva, Fuerteventura, Spain
+34 639 43 83 19
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It’s a lighthouse!

If you are into lighthouses then great you will no doubt enjoy it. There is nothing there of any... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2018
MonkeyBand
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Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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Museum closed but good coffee

We drove here to check out the lighthouse but the museum was closed. Closed Sunday & Monday. The... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2018
Lizzie0909
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Inverness, United Kingdom
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Avda de los Lagos, El Cotillo, La Oliva, Fuerteventura, Spain
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Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

If you are into lighthouses then great you will no doubt enjoy it. There is nothing there of any notable interest!

Thank MonkeyBand
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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

We drove here to check out the lighthouse but the museum was closed. Closed Sunday & Monday. The little cafe was open so we had coffees and a chocolate bar, no cakes ☹️. Friendly lady made our coffees and was quite busy serving others that...More

2  Thank Lizzie0909
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Reviewed 24 April 2018

Nice lighthouse, reminds you of the old times with no GPS, seems historic. After long drives on the island, great place to walk around, observe the waves breaking, the lava shore, the sea gulls, enjoyable.

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Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Once you have seen the fishing net, the crab pot parts, the wooden model boat you have seen the best bits. Not sure what we expected but it definitely was not this. Nice walk to the lighthouse from El Cotillo, takes about an hour, you...More

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Reviewed 20 February 2018

We visited the lighthouse one day in the afternoon and decided to get out of the wind and have a coffee at the museum. The lady was mopping the floor, although it was supposed to be open for a further 1.5 hours, however, she made...More

1  Thank lbj17
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Reviewed 19 February 2018

Quite a way out if you are not staying north part of the island. There's a cafe at the light house, where you can sit shielded from the wind and watch the waves. There's not much sandy beach around it but you can go further...More

Thank HT1024
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Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Beautiful area with it’s rugged coastline. Small museum and cafe with toilets. Nice sitting area for taking in the views and keeping out the wind. Plenty of parking.

Thank Dencroft
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Reviewed 20 October 2017

Having caught the Bus to El Cotillo we walked up to the lighthouse. Sadly it was a very hot day and quite a bit of the route is on the side of the road with no footpath so was a bit of a challenge and...More

1  Thank 63Crooky53
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Reviewed 12 September 2017

went here but again as with a number of attraction on Fuerteventura they are not open every day. But again worth a drive out to vies the spectacular scenery and the sandy beeches that are around this area. The buildings are spectacular and probably worth...More

Thank BerttieB111
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

We enjoy going here just for the view and the piece and quite to sit and watch the waves. Plenty of little coves around with some good beaches.

Thank sheilaess
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