Puerto Del Carmen Holiday Reviews


Puerto Del Carmen

Puerto Del Carmen

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Overall rating for Puerto Del Carmen:

Based on 413 reviews

Very Good Further information

Beaches

Very Good

Cost of food & drink

Good

Eating out

Very Good

Nightlife

Very Good

Things to see & do

Very Good

93%

of reviewers would recommend Puerto Del Carmen to a friend


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Showing 1 - 15 of 413 reviews of Puerto Del Carmen


"Brillian"

Overall Resort Rating:

Very Good

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Bit biased on this resort have been coming here for 20 years and love it. It has things to offer people of all ages and wishes


By: Karen Brown - Submitted 30th May 2014

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Travel Date: April 2014 Best for: Mature Couple
Travelled with: Mature Couple Recommend to a friend: Yes
Also Reviewed: Operator: jet 2 and alpharooms

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"Much Improved Resort"

Overall Resort Rating:

Excellent

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'The Strip' has been dramatically cleaned up and landscaped. The one-way system has reduced the traffic and the whole resort is much tidier. A pleasant stroll with lots of shops, restaurants and bars. Many supermarkets ensure that prices are visitor friendly. The beaches are tended and cleaned regularly and there are many places for snorkelling and, if you fancy a go, scuba diving.


By: Ian Stewart - Submitted 25th May 2014

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Travel Date: May 2014 Best for: Families with Teenagers
Travelled with: Mature Couple Recommend to a friend: Yes
Also Reviewed: Operator: Timeshare exchange

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"shopping in Puerto Del Carmen"

Overall Resort Rating:

Very Good

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The beach is just across the road from the hotel and you can walk for quite a way in both directions. If you like cycling there are miles of safe cycling paths. It is possible to walk on the beach and coast path to the airport. The shops are mainly on one road and there is plenty of choice.


By: Mrs. A. Beech - Submitted 4th March 2014

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Travel Date: February 2014 Best for: Families with Young Kids
Travelled with: Mature Couple Recommend to a friend: Yes
Also Reviewed: Operator: First Choice New Window

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"Villa Jennifer Pto del Carmen"

Overall Resort Rating:

Excellent

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The resort of Puerto del Carmen is in out opinion excellent. No rowdy hooligans, quiet peaceful, a little bit of nightlife - just right for us, but of course everyone's expectations are different. The beaches are super clean, and the sea is crystal clear, lots of room on the main beach, and you can pop over the road for a late luch as we did. It's a lovely peaceful walk along the re-modeled prom - with it's wide walkway for almost two miles. Lanzarote has to be by far the cleanest and most pretty of the four main Canary Islands, and the low rise all white houses, make it very picturesque.per week for a three door run around. Car Hire is so cheap about £100.00


By: Jayne Powers - Submitted 9th September 2013

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Travel Date: August 2013 Best for: Mature Couple
Travelled with: Mature Couple Recommend to a friend: Yes
Also Reviewed: Operator: Private villa booking

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"Relaxed"

Overall Resort Rating:

Good

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Stunning beach opposite just across the road from the hotel but not a great deal else in the resort. That suited us though. If you like watching planes you will be very happy...I was. You can walk two miles up the beach or through the resort and watch from about 20metres from the end of the runway under the landing lights.


By: Kevin - Submitted 31st July 2013

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Travel Date: July 2013 Best for: Families with Young Kids
Travelled with: Families with Teenagers Recommend to a friend: Yes
Also Reviewed: Operator: First Choice New Window

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"Good"

Overall Resort Rating:

Good

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Really didn't need to go out of the hotel much as were well catered for. Beach good and clean, but no sunbeds or shades available at time of travel.


By: caroline crossley - Submitted 22nd July 2013

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Travel Date: July 2013 Best for: Families with Young Kids
Travelled with: Families with Teenagers Recommend to a friend: Yes
Also Reviewed: Operator: First Choice New Window

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"We want to go back!!"

Overall Resort Rating:

Excellent

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Really lovely resort with great restaurants and bars. The volcano and submarine trips are well worth doing- brilliant experience - first class resort for all ages


By: Vicki Orbell - Submitted 18th July 2013

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Travel Date: July 2013 Best for: Families with Young Kids
Travelled with: Families with Young Kids Recommend to a friend: Yes
Also Reviewed: Operator: First Choice New Window

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"Usual holiday resort"

Overall Resort Rating:

Good

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We only went out a couple of times, once for a meal to a Italian for my birthday which wasn't good, we picked this restaurant as it was busy, usually a good sign, but a rip off, food was poor and over priced, one small slice of garlic bread was 3 euros, what annoyed us more was been charged for water bread that was just put on the table and enough been charged for a sprinkling of Parmesan cheese so watch out, this apart the whole area was very nice


By: Sarah Yarde - Submitted 8th July 2013

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  • Very Good

Travel Date: June 2013 Best for: Mature Couple
Travelled with: Mature Couple Recommend to a friend: Yes
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"Good walking and bus service"

Overall Resort Rating:

Good

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Very easy to either use the local buses or talk a nice walk into the town from the hotel. Variety of shops and most people very friendly but not pushy.


By: Annette Hardy - Submitted 17th June 2013

  • Good
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Travel Date: May 2013 Best for: Mature Couple
Travelled with: Mature Couple Recommend to a friend: Yes
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"Picollos is quiet and has large clean be"

Overall Resort Rating:

Good

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Picollos is a quiet area just outside Carmen and has a very large long beach. We went at the end of May and into June but there were no facilities on the large beach other than the sea. There was always a strong wind blowing - same as all the Canary Isles - and wind and sand meant very few people actually went on the beach. However it looks very nice and at either end of the beach there were places to eat and drink at very reasonable prices. Overall it is a very quiet restort and nice for long walks in either direction along the beach front. Many people used the area for cycling and jogging and the climate is good for this.


By: Joseph Graham - Submitted 17th June 2013

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Travel Date: May 2013 Best for: Mature Couple
Travelled with: Mature Couple Recommend to a friend: Yes
Also Reviewed: Operator: First Choice New Window

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"great little strip"

Overall Resort Rating:

Excellent

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everything you needed approx 15 mins walk away. lots of shops and nice places to eat. frequent buses and taxis very resonable.


By: brenda woodruff - Submitted 6th April 2013

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Travel Date: March 2013 Best for: Mature Couple
Travelled with: Mature Couple Recommend to a friend: Yes
Also Reviewed: Operator: First Choice New Window

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"FRIENDLY HOLIDAY DESTINATION"

Overall Resort Rating:

Very Good

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Lots of cafes, restaurants and shops, although quiet at this time of the year, it is probably busy and lively in high season.


By: Michael Norton - Submitted 5th April 2013

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Travel Date: March 2013 Best for: Families with Young Kids
Travelled with: Mature Couple Recommend to a friend: Yes
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"friendly"

Overall Resort Rating:

Excellent

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long stretch of bars and eating places, centre and one end nr music tavern was nice, didnt like it much at other end nr marina, found it a bit scruffy and smelly, beware that quite a few places that seem a reasonable price for food charge a lot for drinks and slap a 7% tax on top


By: louise phillips - Submitted 26th March 2013

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Travel Date: March 2013 Best for: Mature Couple
Travelled with: Mature Couple Recommend to a friend: Yes
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"Busy resort"

Overall Resort Rating:

Excellent

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Mixture of old and new with plenty of shops and night life food and drink reasonably priced volcanic island


By: Jean Buckle - Submitted 4th February 2013

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Travel Date: January 2013 Best for: Families with Young Kids
Travelled with: Mature Couple Recommend to a friend: No
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"lovely location"

Overall Resort Rating:

Very Good

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Brilliant place and will visit again lots of bars and restaurants enjoyed walking about felt safe and the beach is brilliant


By: martin morley - Submitted 24th January 2013

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Travel Date: January 2013 Best for: Young Couple
Travelled with: Young Couple Recommend to a friend: Yes
Also Reviewed: Operator: First Choice New Window

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Best bars in Puerto Del Carmen

  • Route 66
  • American Indian Bar
  • Any Irish Bar
  • Charlies Bar
  • Sunset Beach

Best restaurants in Puerto Del Carmen

  • The Royal
  • Goofys
  • American Indian Diner
  • Lanis
  • Blairs