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Location, Location, Location, Very central yet very quiet Free unlimited Wifi

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 699 sq. ft.
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bedroom, 1 bathroom Sleeps 5

Spacious bungalow set in beautiful gardens on a small secure, gated community offering all modern conveniences including streamed TV with all BBC and ITV channels. Unlimited Wifi . Bluetooth stereo. The swimming pool is 25 metres from your private garden gate. Dine or sunbathe on your own garden terrace whilst enjoying the tranquility of the area. A 50 metre stroll takes you to the harbour where colourful fishing boats land their daily catch and the ferry can whisk you across to Fuerteventura in just 12 minutes. With a supermarket, banks and restaurants also just 50 metres from your door, you can nip out and be enjoying a delicious bottle of wine on your terrace within 5 minutes and probably all for less than a fiver. Being in such an excellent location also means you are within five minutes walk of both Playa Blanca beach and Flamingo beach - the choice is yours.

The house is well equipped with all the essentials plus Tassimo coffee machine.

Hairdryer provided.

The terrace has lounge furniture, table and chairs plus sunbeds.

Suitability: The bungalow is situated on a quiet residential community well suited for families and couples alike. It is NOT suitable for individuals who like to make a lot of noise or hold late night parties!

More Details

Owner
Therese Oliver
Member since: 2001
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 26, 2017

About Therese Oliver

I love Playa Blanca! I first visited the island of Lanzarote in 1978 and have been back every year since. When I first stayed in Playa Blanca it was a tiny fishing village with one shop and three restaurants. Street lighting and pathways did not exist. Over the years I have seen PB grow with both the pros and cons but still love the area and visit at least 3 times a year.

Therese Oliver purchased this bungalow in 2003

Why Therese Oliver chose Playa Blanca - Yaiza

This was actually our second property purchase in Playa Blanca as so often friends wanted to come and stay and there was never enough room hence we bought Tres Hermanas (three sisters). We were looking for something centrally located and within walking distance to everything and this just fitted the bill! Yes it is a traditional old style Canarian house but that is why we like it. If you are looking for the ultra modern new build then sorry but you will have to go out of town and get a car!

What makes this bungalow unique

Location, location, location. Everything is within easy walking distance yet with complete peace and quiet.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Hi Therese



I hope you are well, I’ll post the key back tomorrow – I’m so sorry for the delay, its just been a bit mad since we got home!



Also, I just wanted to thank you very much for letting us stay in your lovely bungalow, it was lovely Therese, absolutely lovely!

You have a gem of a place and I just wish we’d stayed longer! We’ve stayed in Playa Blanca before, as you know, so it is familiar to us which was what I wanted for a ‘sneaky week’ to celebrate Sean’s birthday and your lovely bungalow just added to the relaxation...

We did struggle with getting the air conditioning to heat but Janet sorted this very quickly by dropping a heater off for us, bless her! And the fluffy throws were ideal for the evenings.



So – all in all, a lovely, relaxing and enjoyable holiday – thank you. I do hope you are still renting throughout the year and Christmas and we would love to return so no doubt I will be in touch!



Thanks again
Feb 2016
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Amenities

Yaiza Bungalow Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • bungalow (semi-detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 699 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Village
Theme:
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Safe
  • Sunbed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Double - 1 queen
    Triple - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , 1 baby crib
  • 1 double, 1 triple with double and single. Cot is provided free of charge. A/C
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Radio
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Gated Community
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Outdoor Pool
Attractions:
  • caves
  • marina
  • museums
  • nude beach
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • volcano
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
The bungalow is comfortably furnished with quality linens. All towels including pool towels are provided. A cot and high chair are available free of charge but you are required to bring your own cot bedding. Both bedrooms are of a very good size - No box rooms/bunks. Fitted wardrobes to both. Iron and board. The surrounding gardens are mature and well cared for making the community both attractive and tranquil.

Reviews

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Location, Location, Location, Very central yet very quiet Free unlimited Wifi
average rating of 4.6875 based on 34 reviews
South Shields, Tyne & Wear
5

Early winter hols 09

  • 5 of 5

Great property, all as advertised. Top location, quiet & secure in a small residential area, but yet only a very short walk (on flat surfaces) to the harbour & village centre. Ideal for the less mobile or those with small children & buggies etc.

Great owners, we had originally booked for 2008 but owing to airline failure we couldn't travel, but they very kindly held over our booking to the following year. How many property owners would do that?

They can also help with airport transport arrangements.

Playa Blanca is clean, with a good choice of beaches, restaurants, bars & shops. Ideal for a quiet holiday for couples & young families. A car is not necessary, there's a good local bus service plus a service to Arrecife as well.

Also, theres's a nice walk along the front to the Marina where there are more restaurants etc, or for the more energetic a longer walk to the lighthouse.

The all important weather was excellent as well!

We will return.

  • Submitted: Feb 18, 2010
  • Stayed: Nov 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was a pleasure to be able to work things out for you! These days you need a holiday after you book a holiday as the booking process seems to become more and more traumatic! Thank you for describing Playa Blanca so beautifully and confirming everything we believe ourselves. Therese
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5

Great place. Great location. Home from Home.

  • 5 of 5

Property was comfortable, clean with everything you needed and more. So relaxing.

Close to all amenities. Perfect location. Hired a car and travelled the island.

  • Submitted: Jun 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Great location in fabulous Playa Blanca

  • 4 of 5

I stayed in Las Terracitas with my daughter, sister and her 2 children. We had the most wonderful 10 nights, the best thing being the location of the complex which is gated and secure and very central to all the bars, restaurants, shops and beach. The bungalow was clean, beds were changed half way through our stay, and it was well equipped, having everything we needed including a bluetooth speaker, washing machine and Tassimo coffee machine. Contact details and instructions on the location and keys to the property were all sent well in advance of our departure from the UK. If anything was disappointing it was that the pool was not heated and colder than we expected even though it was late May, and the double bed in the triple room was slightly uncomfortable (according to my sister), but other than that we will be booking our return trip again for next year.

  • Submitted: Jun 19, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Homely, clean and comfortable.

  • 4 of 5

Fantastic location! Seconds to the pool which was lovely and clean. Two minutes walk to the spar and a couple of restaurants and similar to the promenade. Flamingo beach was just around the corner with plenty of cafes and bars. The apartment is spacious and the bedrooms much bigger than we expected, one bed was firm and the other was soft so suited us perfectly. TV temperamental and could do with upgrading, however the seating area was very comfortable. Very much enjoyed sitting outside, it was very private and the complex was lovely and well kept.

  • Submitted: May 15, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect location, very well appointed bungalow

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay, no doubt helped by the brilliant weather. The bungalow is very comfortable with every amenity we could think of. It is situated in a quiet corner of a private (gated) complex so is very peaceful yet the shops and sea-front are just a two minute walk away. I hope we can return soon.

  • Submitted: Apr 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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4

Excellent location

  • 4 of 5

Excellent location. Our stay in March 2017 meant that we had no neighbours in the semi-attached property next door so was peaceful. However, shame about the other neighbour's dog, Ted (detached bungalow) who likes to bark a lot! Pool was very close by although not used as no beds or stools to put towels on. The property was a good size; only 2 of us stayed so if booking for 4 adults think that 1 bathroom may be insufficient. Very uneconomical in that we had to have the washing machine on daily as only 1 set of bath and hand towels each and 1 pool towel was left. Kitchen has all implements you could think of however is in need of serious attention re upgrade/modernisation and cupboard and tiles needed a good clean, as did outdoor loungers which with a cover would have been fine. Excellent location to local Spar that is open daily and reasonably priced. Gave up on signal on tv, although not that bothered about watching television when on holiday. We would stay again but would prefer more towels and a deeper clean in kitchen area prior to staying.

  • Submitted: Apr 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
34 Kilometres
Arrecife
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
Nearest Ferry
100 Metres
Playa Blanca
Nearest Golf
25 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
Nearest Beach
250 Metres
Playa Flamingo
Car: not necessary

Playa Blanca is situated at the southern end of Lanzarote and enjoys its own micro climate being less windy and 2-3 degrees warmer than the north.

Tres Hermanas has an excellent location just across from the port where many boat excursions are available including ferry and day trips to the island of Fuerteventura.

A large well stocked supermarket is within 3 minutes walk of the house as are bars and restaurants.

The beautiful safe beach of Playa Flamingo is approximately 5 minutes walk with its promenade lined with restaurants. A few minutes further away you will find the recently built waterpark ideal for youngsters.

Other Activities: Pedalos, Banana boat, mini-submarine, pirate ship, trampolining, jet skis

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Rates & Availability

Yaiza Bungalow Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer
Jul 6 2017 - Aug 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
$651
 
 
late summer
Aug 31 2017 - Nov 1 2017
4 night minimum stay
$111
$632
 
 
Autumn
Nov 2 2017 - Dec 20 2017
4 night minimum stay
$104
$612
 
 
Christmas/NY
Dec 21 2017 - Jan 3 2018
7 night minimum stay
$651
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$111
$632
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $130.29

Prices based on up to 5 sharing. . Full payment due 30 days before arrival Discount for longer duration (3 weeks +). Please note: The online booking and payment service is designed for guests paying in GBP. If you would like to pay in euros please contact us directly for details.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.
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