Specialist in small-scale holidays for 20 years - Customer rating 9,1 - Member ABTA and SGR

Timanfaya Casa Rural

I had arrived on the Canary island of Lanzarote that morning; What makes this island so special is its volcanic landscape. That is why I decided to visit Timanfaya national park. A good friend had told me that this remarkable place was created by a massive volcanic eruption in the eighteenth century. I had to see this with my own eyes...

It wasn’t long before I was on a bus, driving through a desolate lava landscape. What a bizarre sight! I looked out the window and saw a landscape full of craters, rocks, large flats of black solidified lava and volcanic ash;I have yet to visit the moon, but I imagine it looks something like this. Like being in a completely different world.

After exploring Timanfaya, I drove my car to the town of Yaiza. The bus driver had recommended a typical Canarian holiday location there. After a ten-minute drive, I arrived at Timanfaya Casa Rural, in the centre of Yaiza. Two people approached as I parked the car. I waved. ‘Marco and Silvia?’, I asked cheerfully. "Yes", they answered in unison. Marco took my suitcase and we walked over to the hotel.

During the grand tour, Marco and Silvia told me how they and their daughter Carlotta had moved to Lanzarote from Rome in 2014. Silvia told me that Marco is a gardening wizard, providing her with fresh products to prepare delicious breakfast for her guests every day. Silvia then pointed to a black mountain in front of us. The black sandy soil makes for a stunning contrast with the white-green cottages at Timanfaya Casa Rural. I spend a couple of minutes soaking up the view. Yes, Lanzarote really feels like being on the moon!

What can you expect from this address?
  • Authentic boetique hotel
  • With a refreshing swimming pool
  • Magnificent sea view
  • Great spot for hiking

Room type

double room garden side
for 2 till 3 persons
  • surface circa 20m²
  • 1 double bed
  • non-smoking rooms
  • terrace with outdoor furniture
  • television (smart television)
  • air conditioning
  • bathroom with: shower, toilet, hair dryer
double room general
for 2 persons
  • surface circa 18m²
  • 1 double bed
  • non-smoking rooms
  • television (smart television)
  • bathroom with: bath or shower, toilet, bidet, hair dryer
double room terrace
for 2 persons
  • surface circa 22m²
  • 1 double bed
  • non-smoking rooms
  • terrace
  • television (smart television)
  • air conditioning
  • bathroom with: shower, toilet, hair dryer

Mealplan

Breakfast

Facilities

General
  • total number of rooms: 5
  • reception (open from 08:00 till 13:30 o'clock)
  • no elevator
  • parking approx. 10 metres
  • wireless internet internet in public area (free of charge), in the room (free of charge), at the reception (free of charge)
  • bed linen included
  • bath towels included, change 2 time(s) per week
  • cleaning room 7 times a week
  • pets not allowed
Pools
  • outdoor swimming pool
Sport facilities
  • bicycle hire

It's possible at the time of booking due to Covid-19, services and facilities are different than when your holiday begins. As the services and facilities mentioned are subject to change, no rights can be derived from this.

In the area

distance to beach approx. 7 kilometres (rock beach, pool towel service)
on the edge of the centre
distance to airport approx. 23 kilometres
distance to bus stop approx. 200 metres
distance to atm approx. 180 metres
nearest shops approx. 200 metres
nearest (mini) supermarket approx. 200 metres
nearest restaurant approx. 200 metres
nearest chemist approx. 150 metres
nearest doctor approx. 300 metres
nearest hospital approx. 30 kilometres
located quietly

Lanzarote is known for

  • Marvel at colourful, characteristic architecture
  • Explore the impressive lava tunnels
  • Explore the enchanting little bays and caves with azure blue water from the comfort of a sailing boat

Climate

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