Although it may seem that any beach will do when going with the family since all you need to spend a day of sun and swimming with children is to be close by specific services such as toilets, shaded areas and games (if possible). One of our country’s destinations with the most beaches for families traveling with children is the paradise island Fuerteventura.
With beaches for all tastes and offering an undisputedly large range of entertainment and leisure activities, the island of Fuerteventura has a catalogue of beaches ideal for children who will have a great time whilst parents don’t have to worry about anything. The three beaches listed below are some of the highlights of the island.
Playa de Sotavento
Parking, permanently kept clean, beach bars and bathrooms, Sotavento Beach presents itself as a perfect choice for families. A white sandy beach and crystal clear turquoise waters that is located in the southern part of the island of Fuerteventura.
Besides being a clean and well-equipped beach, Playa de Sotavento is one of those beaches that has the virtue of not being overcrowded at almost any time of year.
While it is not an untouched and deserted beach, Playa Thicket is one of the best beaches suitable for families who want to spend a day of sun and bathing with their children. With services of all kinds (hammocks, umbrellas, toilets and so on), this beach is a delight as far as cleanliness, location and entertainment is concerned and its waters offer you lots of fun water sports to enjoy.
El Bajo Negro
El Bajo Negro is a perfect mix of sand dunes and beach perfectly prepared to suit families. This beach is not only beautiful in itself but offers various services for a comfortable day at the beach with all that is necessary for young and old.
Child-Friendly Hotels in Fuerteventura
For family trips, beyond choosing the perfect beach for a beach day out, it is necessary to research the best accommodation from which to choose. Some of the highlights in Fuerteventura are:
- IBEROSTAR Fuerteventura Palace: Perfect for families with children, the IBEROSTAR Fuerteventura Palace is located in the most beautiful area of Playa Jandia.
- IBEROSTAR Gaviotas Park: Another hotel ideal for traveling with children is the IBEROSTAR Fuerteventura Gaviotas Park, a hotel with swimming pools, animation and mini-club.
- IBEROSTAR Playa Gaviotas: Jandía Playa is also the location of the Iberostar Playa Gaviotas, a hotel for families with everything needed for an ideal vacation.