What's the weather like in Playa Blanca in May
May is very warm and pleasant in Playa Blanca. The average temperature reaches a high of 23°C (that's about 73°F) during the day and at night stays at around 17°C (about 63°F).
Average Sea Temperature
The average sea temperature is around 19°C (that's about 66°F) so you can enjoy the sand and sea in the 9km bay.
Playa Blanca Hotels in May
When it comes to all-inclusive accommodation in Playa Blanca, Lanzarote Club Calimera Royal Monica Playa Blanca is ideal for families and couples. Only a stone's throw away from the beach, this complex offers buffet-style meals in the main restaurant, as well as unlimited snacks and drinks for all-inclusive guests in the onsite bars. There are loads of amenities for guests to enjoy, such as swimming pools, sports and fitness facilities, entertainment programme, wellness spa, 24-hour reception, children's playground and games room.
Another top choice for all-inclusive accommodation, Hotel Corbeta is always a hit amongst couples and families alike. Only a short walk away from the beach, this hotel offers two restaurants, as well as a poolside bar and a live music bar, where all-inclusive guests can enjoy unlimited food and drinks. The list of onsite facilities is extensive and includes shuttle bus service, swimming pools, tennis court, entertainment programme, children's playground and WiFi access.
Jardines del Sol is perfect for families and couples looking for somewhere to stay in Playa Blanca. This complex is made up of modern detached bungalows which are scattered throughout landscaped gardens facing a swimming pool. Each of the apartments is well equipped with a full kitchen, bathroom, living room and bedroom(s), as well as air conditioning. Within the hotel grounds you'll find plenty of services and facilities available, such as beauty salon, parking, restaurant, excursion booking, internet access and child equipment rental.
The four-star Hotel Club Playa Blanca is found just a short walk away from the coast and the village centre, making it ideal for sunny days at the beach, as well as lively nights on the town. Here you'll find accommodation available in the form of bungalows, each of which featres a combined living room-bedroom, separate bedroom, fridge, mirowave, telephone, satellite TV, safe, bathroom and terrace. Onsite services and amenities are extensive and include entertainment for adults and children, playground, WiFi access, water park, swimming pool, tennis courts, bars and restaurants, as well as half board and all-inclusive programmes.
Bars and Restaurants
With such a varied menu, Romantica is bound to have something for even the fussiest eater to enjoy. This eatery offers a selection of traditional European dishes which each incorporate a modern twist that is pleasantly unexpected. Some of the most popular options are the scallops, steak tartare and shoulder of lamb, all of which are accompanied by seasonal salad or vegetables. If you're still feeling peckish, take a look at the extensive homemade dessert menu.
Spices is one of the most popular places to go for an authentic Indian curry in Playa Blanca, Lanzarote. This eatery serves a wide variety of dishes, each of which can be altered to suit your palate. There are plenty of starters to choose from, such as poppadoms, bhajis, pakoras and samosas, followed by many main courses, including korma, vindaloo, tikka masala, rogan josh, madras and atcha, all of which can be made with a variety of meats, fish or vegetarian options.
Overlooking Puerto Calero, Mc Sorleys Irish Bar is another top choice when it comes to evening entertainment. Open from 9am until late, this bar boasts a number of live acts each night, the most popular being the singer and guitarist Jimmy Dobro who performs every Thursday. Not only a place to enjoy a pint of Guinness, this bar also serves a wide variety of beers, ciders, wines, spirits and soft drinks.
Things to do in Playa Blanca in May
Located at the base of the Montana Roja is the wonderfully picturesque Costa Teguise Golf Course. Featuring a famously challenging 18-hole course, you can also enjoy views of the bay and surrounding countryside.
If you want to get away from the hustle and bustle of tourist resorts in Lanzarote, make your way to Faro de Pechiguera. This lighthouse can be reached by a short walk over the volcanic landscape which is characteristic of the island and is perched on a small cliff looking out to sea. Another popular photo opportunity come sunset, this attraction is also best visited when the sun is setting on a clear day, allowing you views across the sea to Fuerteventura in the distance.