Lanzarote, the islans of the volcanos
Declared in 1993 a Biosphere Reserve by UNESCO this enchanting island is famous for its volcanos. The harmony between man and nature has made Lanzarote second to none, surrounded by crystal clear waters of the Ocean, secluded beaches and sunshine that shines for more than 300 days a year, has made Lanzarote an ideal place to relax, savour the local cuisine and take life easy and what better place to stay than in Casa Gaida.
Lanzarote is Nature
Lanzarote is a paradise for all nature lovers, with Timanfaya Nacional Park at the center of this and many other protected parks. Our rural villas for rent in Lanzarote sits in the La Geria National Park and just a few metres from the doorstep you will find fantastic views of volcanos and vineyards which make this a unique place to be. Read more
Just 500 metres from our properties for renting is the Timanfaya National Park, with its fantastic array of black and red volcanoes which stand out under the impressive clear blue sky. The most bizarre rock formations from previous volcanic eruptions can be found at El Golfo, with its green lagoon and black sand beaches, or further south at Janubio with its green, red and white pools from the old salt marshes. Further south is Ajache National Park and the home of Paragayo beaches, a string of naturally formed coves with white sandy beaches and crystal clear waters. Heading north is La Playa de Famara, with its long stretch of beach overlooked by a magnificent 600 metre high cliff. Close
Sporting Activities on Lanzarote
With so many natural open spaces, Lanzarote is a gem for walkers, a string of paths wind through the countryside leading to some of the most spectacular views ever seen. Read more
Our rural villas in Lanzarote are also a starting point for cyclists, with a network of quiet and picturesque roads only a stones throw away.
For the golf lovers our rural villas are only 6 kilometres away from the brand new golf course in Puerto del Carmen.
Lanzarote is in an ocean that offers a wide variety of water sports; diving, surfing, fishing, sailing, windsurf and kitesurf just to mention a few. Some of these water activities and other maritime pastimes are all available down in Puerto Calero only 6 kilometres away. Close
Culture & art
Lanzarote is like an open air museum where Cesar Manrique influence is ever present. All the houses painted white in the villages contrast with the dark colours of the volcanoes that surround them. Read more
Our villas for holidays rent in Lanzarote are an example where our guests can appreciate that even the smallest details of the Lanzarote architectural and cultural values have been respected. Casa Gaida preserves its wine making area, where still today wine is maked, in season the guests can receive a sample of the produce. And those who are interested in understanding local cultural values, there are a set of places you should not miss: Cueva de los Verdes, Jameos del Agua, the Cactus Garden, The Fire montains Timanfaya and Centro de Visitantes, Mirador del Río, Monumento al Campesino, Museo de Arte Contemporaneo Castillo San José, Museums and Bodegas in La Geria, etc.. Close
A wide variety of restaurants are just a few kilometres away from our Rural houses. For the best in Canarian cuisine by the sea, we recommend Puerto Calero and Playa Quemada which are only 5 and 8 kilometres away respectively. Very near to Casa Gaida is also El Golfo, a charming little fishing village, ideal place to try local Canarian fish, fresh shellfish and seafood whilst taking in the views of the beautiful ocean. Read more
The gastronomical delights of Lanzarote are simple and tasty, made from local produce consisting mainly fresh fish. In Puerto del Carmen some 5kms from our rural villas in Lanzarote you will find “Pescaderia Chano” where fresh fish is sold on a daily basis. Highly recommended is a fresh fish barbeque.
Lanzarote is also famous for its wine making, just some 2 kilometres from Casa Gaida you will find wineries offering samples of their wines. Lanzarote has a wide selection of restaurants on offer offering local delicacies such as “papas arrugadas con mojo”, which a small canarian potatoes with a spicy or garlic dip. The “paella” is also a must.
A wide variety of restaurants are just a few kilometres away from our Rural properties. For the best in Canarian cuisine by the sea, we recommend Puerto Calero and Playa Quemada which are only 5 and 8 kilometres away respectively. Very near to Casa Gaida is also El Golfo, a charming little fishing village, ideal place to try local Canarian fish, fresh shellfish and seafood whilst taking in the views of the beautiful ocean. Close
Health & Wellbeing in Lanzarote
Lanzarote is a natural open air spa, with its weather, sun, pure air and sea. A healthy place in itself, which also has numerous centres offering full body and mind cleansing massages. Read more
Only 5 kilometres away is the Costa Calero Health and Spa and the Spa in the Hotel Hesperia both offering hydrotherapy sessions and all types of body massages and alternative therapies. They also offer massages in the comfort of your own surroundings. If you, our guests at Casa Rural Gaida, want that little bit more and wish to be pampered then we can highly recommend the Amazing Hairdressers beauty salon, situated in Puerto del Carmen, where a team of professionals will make you feel and look wonderful. For more information visit their website at Facebook Amazing.
If you decide to spend your holidays in a charming place near the sea, enjoying a wonderful climate all year round, we recommend you to stay in one of our rural villas for rent in Lanzarote, do not hesitate to contact us for availability or information, we are happy to answer you. Close
Sky Nights at Casa Gaida Lanzarote
Our rural houses in Lanzarote are situated in a privileged area where Astronomy lovers can observe some of the most spectacular starry night skies that Lanzarote has to offer, no hindered views and no light interference from other sources. Read more
The team at Astronomia Lanzarote work very close with our Rural Houses and can offer our guests a guided observation. Astronomia Lanzarote also arrange group meetings to go and observe the starry night skies on different parts of Lanzarote. For more information on Astronomia Lanzarote got to: Facebook Astrolanzarote. Close