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Playa Dorada Beach

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 12:30 AM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 12:30 AM
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Crystal clear and quiet

Loved the place, nice sand, clear water, tiny hermit crabs and fish all around - great for... read more

Reviewed yesterday
London, United Kingdom
good bar/restaurant

Cannot find this bar on trip advisor but situated below promenade outside princess yaiza hotel... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Poole, United Kingdom
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Avenida Maritima Playa Blanca S/N, 35580 Playa Blanca, Lanzarote, Spain
+34 928 51 87 20
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All reviews great beach water sports plenty of sunbeds banana boat clean beach golden sands sun loungers yellow sand clear water lovely sand bars and restaurants small beach fish swimming great for kids jet ski sea pedalos
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Reviewed yesterday

Loved the place, nice sand, clear water, tiny hermit crabs and fish all around - great for snorkeling! Only downside: no showers

Thank JulieOsJones
Reviewed 4 days ago

Cannot find this bar on trip advisor but situated below promenade outside princess yaiza hotel. Accessible from beach & prom. Went there for lunch most days. Had mainly snack meals but they do do grander stuff. Order at bar, brought to your table. Pleasant staff....More

Thank Aldhelm
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Playa Dorada is as it’s name says a sweep of golden sand with clean, calm water. There are plenty of sun beds to hire, tightly packed together, life guards in attendance and water sports for hire. There are plenty of bars, cafes and shops just...More

Thank heavenlyblu
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Soft sand gently sloping into crystal clear water. Flanked either side by man made rock walls, with a man made island between the tips of the walls, about 100 metre swim to the island. Lots of fish in the shallows that aren't put off by...More

Thank club1380
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely beach but unless you have transport it’s a good 20min walk over a hill,no toilets or anywhere to get a drink

Thank david b
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely beach to visit, it has a beautiful sandy beach and the sea is crystal clear.You can just lounge on the beach there are sun beds and umbrellas to hire also a snack bar and a few other bars and restaurants to...More

Thank jboy601
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This beach is amazing ,, lovely cove, sheltered, easy access to the sea ,, clean silky sand not black like some Lanzarote beaches. Fantastic bars and shops close by..ideal for all ages..will definitely return.

1  Thank angelajward2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

Playa Dorada beach is great for all, as it is not too big and not too small with plenty of sun beds available. The sea itself is beautifully clear and inviting, sand great to walk on, although gets hot in the sun and there are...More

Thank Peffsdp
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely small beach, however be aware that a pair of sun beds and umbrella is 12 Euros irrespective of how long you want the for,we watched the guy sell a pair 3 times in one day! No shower or public toilets nearby, the restaurants close...More

Thank Mr Stephen I
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice beach Sun loungers are close together . 4 euros rent for each sunbed and umbrella (Oct 2018 cost) Restaurants and bars by the beach Is slight drop into the sea as you walk in so beware

Thank Brist0lTripper
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16 September 2018|
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Response from NolaWarrington | Reviewed this property |
Yes its mainly sand but I would take a flipflops just to stop your feet burning 😊
1 March 2018|
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Response from John D | Reviewed this property |
Soory LindyLou1, but why would a Beach have floors?
Sarah A
29 January 2018|
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Response from Peter C | Reviewed this property |
A very wide range of restaurants in the Marina area, otherwise it will be a taxi ride out. Suggest you Google the surrounding areas. Enjoy your holiday.