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El Charco de San Gines

Calle Ribera del Charco, Arrecife, Lanzarote, Spain
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Pleasant stroll

From the cruise ship 20 min walk to the charco area. When we first got there not much open but... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Take the stroll there

found some really nice restaurants surrounding this inlet. The views are stunning and at night it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Oxford, United Kingdom
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Calle Ribera del Charco, Arrecife, Lanzarote, Spain
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

From the cruise ship 20 min walk to the charco area. When we first got there not much open but after a walk around areciffe shopping area we went back to the charco area and this time it was much more busy. Nice atmosphere with...More

Thank terry5656
Reviewed 1 week ago

found some really nice restaurants surrounding this inlet. The views are stunning and at night it really light up with twinkling restaurants. Try them all!

Thank CTRavel2014
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely little lagoon with lots of small boats and little cafes. It's really nice to stop for a coffee and pastry before moving onto the little museums and finishing in Arrecife marina to watch the world go by.

Thank aceofspadesBelfast
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Had a look at this a couple of times last week. There really isn't much too see. Its a large inlet which would take about 1/2 hr to walk round. It only has half a dozen cafes on the edge. If the tide's out there...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 29 August 2017

This is a lovely waterfront area with blue waters, marinas, walks, and gardens. It is a great starting point, and has a tourist centre. The new Road Train hop on Hop off also comes through here. It was a pleasant place to sit and view...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

My friend and I visited in August. There were plenty of restaurants overlooking the boats. We ate in an Italian restaurant and the food was very good. Apparently there is entertainment at the weekend, we went on a Tuesday and it was fairly quiet around...More

Thank elainepam
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Just choose a bar order yourself a cold drink some tapas and just relax its a nice pleasant place to while awhat a few hours.

Thank ExiledDragon
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Pretty. Great for a date. Lots of places to eat but be aware some are better than others for attitude. They want you to eat and may even refuse service if you only want a drink - even when that drink is a jug costing...More

Thank WalkerX
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I visited 3 nights during our 1 week holiday. I highly recommend, food is excellent. We had steaks (make sure u ask for well done as I asked for Medium well and it was rare, had to send back twice), pizza is...More

Thank collie3
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Nice to see this place when is the bassa marea all bouts are out from the sea. The place offers you many bars, restaurants. The best bar for me is La minoca. Nice place to walk

Thank Tiara T
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31 December 2014|
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Response from masterecho | Reviewed this property |
I concur with the last poster. There may well be apartments adjacent to the harbour, so I suggest you contact the tourist board in Arrecife and I am sure they will be able to give you a definitive answer. Regards... More