Occidental Lanzarote Playa

Costa Teguise, Lanzarote, Canary Islands
Great room. Very comfortable. Delicious food. Tasty breakfast. Great location. Fantastic service. Great pool. Great amenities.

The 4-star Occidental Lanzarote Playa (formerly Barcelo) in the Canary Islands' Lanzarote has a prime location overlooking El Ancia, one of Costa Teguise's most popular beaches. With full all inclusive service until 11 pm, you can make the most of the direct beach access, the beds and loungers around the swimming pool, and a range of cuisines, making this a top pick for an affordable yet luxurious Lanzarote holiday.

Occidental is a renowned brand for their stylish room design and the Lanzarote Playa hotel is no different. The rooms are spacious and kitted out with modern furnishings and plenty of space and light, bringing the Canarian sun right into your room. All rooms provide WiFi for free, a satellite TV, a telephone, and a balcony or terrace where applicable.

Occidental Lanzarote Playa's main pool has a large sun terrace, and adjoining this area is a children's pool space with a playground. Beyond the pools, you'll find a multi-court sport for those that prefer to stay active, a fitness studio, sauna, and jacuzzi are available, too. Getting out and about in Costa Teguise is made simpler by the free bus service which runs to Las Cucharas, the beach at the heart of this resort, and one of the most popular in Lanzarote. There's the main restaurant where you can enjoy the staple of all inclusive holidays, the varied and delicious buffet, all against the backdrop of the sea due to the hotel's lovely location. If you fancy something a bit more than the buffet, there's also an a la carte restaurant and 2 bars. Half board does not include drinks.

Costa Teguise Golf Course is just a short distance away, Lagomar Museum is just under 5 miles away, and to top it off, you're within a short distance of all the bars, restaurants and good fun available in the centre of Costa Teguise.

The 4-star Occidental Lanzarote Playa (formerly Barcelo) in the Canary Islands' Lanzarote has a prime location overlooking El Ancia, one of Costa Teguise's most popular beaches. With full all inclusive service until 11 pm, you can make the most of the direct beach access, the beds and loungers around the swimming pool, and a range of cuisines, making this a top pick for an affordable yet luxurious Lanzarote holiday. 

Most popular facilities

  • 50m to beach
  • 7Km to town centre
  • Sun terrace
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Car Hire
  • Facilities for Disabled Guests
  • Family Rooms
  • Fitness Centre
  • Gym
  • Kids Club
  • Non Smoking Rooms
  • Playground
  • Pool
  • Restaurants
  • Terrace
  • Wifi
    • Facilities
      • Air conditioning
      • Car hire
      • Designated smoking area
      • Facilities for disabled guests
      • Family rooms
      • Gift shop
      • Lift
      • Non smoking rooms
      • Free WiFi
      • Safety deposit box (Additional charge)
      • Shared lounge/TV area
    • Pool and wellness
      • Fitness centre
      • Kids' pool
      • Massage (Additional charge)
      • Outdoor pool
      • Pool bar
      • Pool/beach towels
      • Sauna (Additional charge)
      • Swimming pool
    • Sports and leisure
      • Aerobics
      • Aqua aerobics
      • Archery
      • Basketball
      • Beach Volleyball
      • Billiards/Snooker
      • Bocce
      • Children's Entertainment
      • Children's Pool
      • Darts
      • Diving
      • Entertainment Programme
      • Gym
      • Heated Pool(s)
      • Jacuzzi
      • Massage
      • Minigolf
      • Outdoor Pool(s)
      • Parasols
      • Pool bar
      • Sailing
      • Saltwater Pool
      • Sauna
      • Squash
      • Steam bath
      • Sun loungers
      • Sun terrace
      • Swimming Pool
      • Table Tennis
      • Tennis
    • Activities
      • Billiards (Additional charge)
      • Children's playground
      • Diving (Additional charge)
      • Entertainment staff
      • Evening entertainment
      • Games room
      • Kids Club
      • Mini golf
      • Snorkelling (Additional charge)
      • Squash (Additional charge)* Table tennis
      • Tennis court (Additional charge)
    • Food and Drink
      • Bar
      • Restaurant (buffet)
      • Snack bar
    • Facilities
      • Non-Smoking
      • Air conditioning
      • Minibar
      • Free WiFi
      • Daily housekeeping
      • Phone
      • Towels provided
      • Private bathroom
      • Hair dryer
      • Bathtub or shower
      • Number of bathrooms - 1
      • Free cribs/infant beds
      • In-room safe (surcharge)
      • Television
      • Satellite TV service
      • Balcony
      • Number of outdoor pools - 5
      • Elevator/lift
      • Number of bars/lounges - 2
      • Fitness facilities
      • 24-hour front desk
      • Poolside bar
      • Free breakfast
      • Billiards or pool table
      • Meeting rooms
      • Coffee shop or café
      • Free self parking
      • Free WiFi
      • Pool sun loungers
      • Children's club free)
      • Children's pool
      • Terrace
      • Luggage storage
      • Number of restaurants - 2
      • Gift shops or newsstand
      • Shopping on site
      • Designated smoking areas
      • Outdoor tennis court
      • Reception hall
      • Laundry facilities
      • Accessible bathroom
      • Total number of rooms - 370
      • Number of floors - 5
      • In-room accessibility
      • Number of buildings/towers - 2
      • Garden
      • Multilingual staff
      • Free Wireless Internet
      • All-Inclusive
      • Half Board
    • Other facilities
      • Garden
      • Sun terrace
      • Terrace

All Inclusive

On arrival, you'll get a wristband that lets staff know that you're on the all-inclusive programme. The services are as follows:

A snack buffet service runs from 10:30 until midnight each day.

The El Ancia buffet restaurant is open for breakfast between 07:30-10:30, lunch between 13:00-15:00. Dinner, during winter, is served between 18:30-21:30, and during the summer, 19:00-22:00. Generally, appropriate attire is expected. Bathing suits, sports gear and sleeveless t-shirts are not permitted for gentlemen at dinner.

The La Geria a la carte restaurant is the Occidental Lanzarote Playa's wine and dine option. When you book a 7-night stay, you can enjoy one free dinner. Gentlemen must wear long trousers and closed shoes. Open during the winter from 19:00-21:30 and summer from 19:00-21:30.

The pool bar and snack bar are open from 10:30-18:00 for drinks, then snacks from 12:30-18:00. The lobby bar is open from 15:00 until midnight.

Notes about the all-inclusive package: Drinks are included from 10:00-23:00, but this only includes guests own drinks. There are no limits on drink, but only one can be ordered at a time.

Other information

  • 24hr Reception
  • Currency exchange
  • Ironing service (Additional charge)
  • Laundry (Additional charge)
  • No parking available
  • Pets are not allowed
  • Tour desk

Points of interest

  • Bars 200m
  • Beach/Sea 100m
  • Lanzarote Airport 30 minutes
  • Public Transport 200m
  • Restaurants 200m
  • Shops 200m
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A selection of available rooms is shown below. There may be more options available, shown after you've made your flight selection.
  • Superior Double or Twin Room with Balcony/Terrace and Sea View
  • Double or Twin Room with Balcony/Terrace
  • Double or Twin Room with Balcony/Terrace and Sea View
  • Junior Suite with Balcony/Terrace
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  • Low Deposit options available
  • Pay Monthly
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What guests say...

  • Breakfast4.5/5105 reviews

    Tasty breakfast

  • Service4.3/5852 reviews

    Fantastic service

  • Pool4.3/5287 reviews

    Great pool

Good to know...

  • Recreation staff is nice
  • Nice building
  • Pleasant hotel grounds
  • Great menu
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