Top Rated Beaches in the Fuerteventura Guide

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Fuerteventura, also known as "The beach of the Canaries", boasts over 150 kilometres of sandy beaches with crystal-clear water, spectacular for snorkelling or diving. You can enjoy numerous water-sports on these amazing beaches, perfect for surfing, and a paradise for kite surfing, wind surfing, or simply relaxing, and soaking up the sun. In the guide you will find photographs, videos, maps, reviews, and nearby attractions, including things to do, and places to go. When browsing beaches details of what's nearby ordered by distance are shown. Please add some comments and photographs or videos to help other travellers, you don't need to register on the site to do this, but by doing so for free you get additional functionality such as your own favourites page with your own personal map which is very useful when planning your visit to Fuerteventura or a day out.
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Grandes Playas Beach
 
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5.0 (4)
Beaches 3870   5   22   0   0
Location:  Corralejo   La Oliva
Amenities  
  • Beach umbrellas and sun loungers
  • Blue flag beach
  • Bus stop nearby
  • Parking
  • Toilets
  • Wheelchair access
  • Shower
Associated sports  
  • Fishing
  • Kite surfing
  • Paddle Surfing
  • Snorkelling
  • Surfing
  • Volleyball
  • Wind surfing

This beach is situated between the two large hotels in the sand dunes and easily accessible via bus from Corralejo, or Puerto. To access these beaches on foot or cycling head south from Beach Cafe on the seafront across the waste ground, or by car park at the Atlantico Centre where there is ample free parking.
Gran Tarajal Beach, Fuerteventura
 
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4.9 (2)
Beaches 8449   6   19   0   0
Location:  Gran Tarajal   Tuineje
Amenities  
  • Bus stop nearby
  • Parking
  • Toilets
  • Wheelchair access
  • Shower
Associated sports  
  • Fishing
  • Snorkelling

The long beach of Gran Tarajal comprises of fine dark sand. It is not a tourist beach, it is frequented by locals and ex pats. Beach football is available and open showers and water taps (not drinking water) are situated along the beach. A selection of bars and restaurants are located along the beach and you may park on the roadside in town or in the marked bays.
Majanicho Beach, Fuerteventura
 
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4.8 (1)
Beaches 2309   9   10   0   0
Location:  Majanicho   La Oliva
Amenities  Parking
Associated sports  
  • Fishing
  • Kite surfing
  • Paddle Surfing
  • Snorkelling
  • Surfing
  • Wind surfing
  • Swimming

Majanicho Beach, also known as Popcorn Beach is situated on the northern coast of the island. It is a small sandy picturesque beach. It has few houses which are inhabited by the locals. A very relaxing beach for a swim or just to bathe in the sun. If you venture further out it's a popular spot for all kinds of surfing with some big waves, White coral eroded by the sea and washed out to shore...
La Concha Beach
 
4.9 (2)
 
4.8 (5)
Beaches 5899   4   101   0   0
Location:  El Cotillo   La Oliva
Amenities  
  • Parking
  • Toilets
  • Wheelchair access
  • Shower
Associated sports  
  • Fishing
  • Snorkelling

La Concha Beach is a beautiful beach with white sand, and crystal clear calm water protected from the open ocean. Situated on the north west coast of Fuerteventura this beach is popular with families as the water is shallow, perfect for young children and a great beach to relax on or take a refreshing swim.
Paseo Marítimo Promenade Beach
 
4.9
 
4.8 (3)
Beaches 8185   3   8   0   0
Location:  Caleta de Fuste   Antigua
Amenities  
  • Beach umbrellas and sun loungers
  • Bus stop nearby
  • Parking
Associated sports  
  • Snorkelling
  • Swimming

Clean, sandy beaches accessible from the Atlantico Centre.
Playa Caleta de Beatriz
 
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4.8 (2)
Beaches 3145   2   1   0   0
Location:  Majanicho   La Oliva
Amenities  Parking
Associated sports  
  • Fishing
  • Kite surfing
  • Snorkelling
  • Surfing
  • Wind surfing
  • Swimming

200 metres of silver sand makes up Caleta de Beatriz Beach. This Jewel of a beach sits on the northernmost point of the island. This is one of Fuerteventura's prize beaches and yet it is very often deserted. This could be because it lies along an unpaved road. Take time to visit this beach, relax unwind and enjoy the natural beauty. Swimming is safe within the lagoon.Because Caleta de Beatriz is out of the way there...
Los Lagos Beach
 
4.5
 
4.7 (2)
Beaches 48   0   25   0   0
Location:  El Cotillo   La Oliva
Amenities  
  • Bus stop nearby
  • Parking
Associated sports  
  • Fishing
  • Kite surfing
  • Paddle Surfing
  • Surfing
  • Wind surfing
  • Swimming

Los Lagos beach is situated near the town in El Cotillo, it's a beautiful beach with white sand, and volcanic rocky areas especially at low tide, there's a couple of lagoons with calm water protected from the open ocean which are perfect for swimming or snorkelling in the crystal clear water. The beach is not usually very busy and is easily accessible via car or by bus, the bus stop is fifty metres or so along...
El aljibe de la cueva Beach (La Escalera),El Cotillo,Fuerteventura
 
4.2
 
4.7 (1)
Beaches 3648   1   39   0   0
Location:  El Cotillo   La Oliva
Amenities  Parking
Associated sports  
  • Fishing
  • Kite surfing
  • Surfing
  • Wind surfing

Located on the West coast of Fuerteventura where, as always, the sea is wild. La Escalera translates as the stairs and this is in accordance to the steep steps you must descend in  order to reach the beach. No services are available, therefore you will need to take provisions. The beach is usually deserted; you can relax and enjoy solitude amongst the crashing of the waves.
Los Molinos Beach, Fuerteventura
 
3.9
 
4.5 (1)
Beaches 1675   2   19   0   0
Location:  Los Molinos   Puerto del Rosario
Amenities  
  • Parking
  • Toilets
Associated sports  
  • Fishing
  • Kite surfing
  • Surfing
  • Wind surfing

Los Molinos Beach is a small sandy beach located in the small village of Los Molinos on the west coast of Feurteventura. This small sandy beach can be very dangerous for swimming with large crashing waves, and strong currents. Apart from the beach you can enjoy the caves, the cliffs, beautiful sunsets, and the peace and tranquility after which you can enjoy the fresh seafood in the local restaurants
Piedra Playa Beach
 
4.7
 
4.5 (1)
Beaches 1379   5   19   0   0
Location:  El Cotillo   La Oliva
Amenities  Parking
Associated sports  
  • Fishing
  • Kite surfing
  • Paddle Surfing
  • Snorkelling
  • Surfing
  • Wind surfing
  • Swimming

Piedra Playa Beach is situated about 1000 metres South of El Cotillo on the north west coast of the Fuerteventura. A perfect beach if you appreciate natural beauty where you can relax whilst watching the varied water sport activities or take your own equipment and enjoy the huge waves. There's plenty of parking spaces and it's not too far to walk or cycle to from El Cotillo, Piedra Playa beach stretches for over 1500 metres so...
El Hierro Beach
 
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4.5 (3)
Beaches 1771   10   122   0   0
Location:  Majanicho   La Oliva
Amenities  Parking
Associated sports  
  • Fishing
  • Kite surfing
  • Paddle Surfing
  • Scuba diving
  • Snorkelling
  • Surfing
  • Wind surfing

El Hierro Beach is situated on the north coast of the Fuerteventura. The beach is not really suitable for swimming because of the rough conditions and stony access to the water. It's suitable for the experienced surfers and windsurfers who can often be seen here, well worth a visit just to watch them if you don't surf.
Corralejo Dunes Beach,Corralejo,Fuerteventura
 
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4.5 (1)
Beaches 4275   4   10   0   0
Location:  Corralejo   La Oliva
Amenities  
  • Beach umbrellas and sun loungers
  • Bus stop nearby
  • Toilets
Associated sports  
  • Kite surfing
  • Snorkelling
  • Surfing
  • Wind surfing

11km of sand dunes are situated south of Corralejo town. From here the islands of 'Los Lobos' and 'Lanzarote' can be seen. The beach is of exemplary natural beauty and is popular with wind surfers, kite surfers, and naturists, The sand is white and as with most of Corralejo it is of the highest quality. The beach is easily accessible and you may park at the roadside, there's a bus stop at the Corralejo end, and also...
Charco de Bristol Beach,Corralejo,Fuerteventura
 
4.1
 
4.5 (1)
Beaches 5510   5   1   0   0
Location:  Corralejo   La Oliva
Amenities  Bus stop nearby
Associated sports  
Snorkelling
Charco de Bristol is yet another example of Corralejo's top quality sand.  This beach stretches to 100 metres in length and has a width spanning approximately 30 metres. Although the sea is usually wild around Corralejo (perfect for surfing) Charco de Bristol is much softer and therefore ideal for swimming.
Corralejo Viejo Beach,Corralejo,Fuerteventura
 
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4.4 (3)
Beaches 4571   1   8   0   1
Location:  Corralejo   La Oliva
Amenities  
  • Beach umbrellas and sun loungers
  • Parking
Associated sports  
  • Paddle Surfing
  • Scuba diving
  • Snorkelling
  • Surfing
  • Wind surfing

Corralejo Viejo is located at the central coast of Corralejo in the north of the island. It comprises of 195 metres of fine golden sand, and is close to many shops, bars, cafés, and restaurants. There is a surf school on the beach, and Corralejo Viejo is home to a picturesque promenade and a port from which you may take a ferry to the nearby island of Lanzarote. This laid back beach is easily accessible from the town of...
El Burro Beach,Corralejo,Fuerteventura
 
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4.4 (1)
Beaches 6580   9   2   0   0
Location:  Corralejo   La Oliva
Amenities  Parking
Associated sports  
  • Kite surfing
  • Surfing
  • Wind surfing

Located in the dunes of Corralejo, the 300 metres of white sand that is El Burro translates as the donkey. There are however, no donkey rides here. This beach is popular with kite surfers and is home to the Fuerteventura Kite Festival. It takes place over a three day period during a weekend early in November.This is a truly amazing festival on one of the worlds most beautiful of beaches. Not to be missed!
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