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Highlights in El Cotillo
- Population of fishing essence
- The best beaches of Europe
- The beautiful landscapes of the north of Fuerteventura
- The Tower of the Toston
- The Museum of the Traditional Fishing
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Holiday rentals and lettings in El Cotillo
How would you like to spend a few days enjoying the idyllic beaches of Fuerteventura? At Holidu we offer you the possibility to choose from a wide variety of cheap rentals in El Cotillo. Located a few minutes walk from the beach or even on the beach itself. Can you imagine being able to leave home and walking a few metres feel the sand of the beach at your feet? In addition, most of them have a terrace or garden from where you can enjoy wonderful views of the sea. And some also with swimming pool, which makes them ideal for those traveling with family or friends. What are you waiting for to book your holiday rentals in El Cotillo?Magnificent detached villas and exclusive villas in quiet surroundings
If you are looking for a holiday rental in El Cotillo, where you can relax and enjoy the tranquillity, we recommend you to book a villa or a luxurious villa. Independent accommodation located in quiet surroundings and with beautiful exteriors, but without renouncing the proximity to the beach. Many of them have a swimming pool, where you can enjoy with family or friends, and a jacuzzi, where you can have a relaxing bubble bath whenever you want. Everything you need for a perfect holiday. Don't wait any longer to book your holiday rental in El Cotillo!
Holidays in El Cotillo
The area and how to find your way around
Located to the northeast of the island of Fuerteventura, only 37 km from Puerto del Rosario, El Cotillo is a beautiful coastal town of just 1,300 inhabitants, belonging to the municipality of La Oliva. Its term extends over some of the best beaches of the whole European continent. A succession of coves of fine sand and crystal clear waters. One of those places you fall in love with, but it's hard to explain why. El Cotillo is one of those places where you simply have to see them, live them and, above all, feel them. Book your holiday rental in El Cotillo today and you will know exactly what we are talking about! A truly unique experience for all the senses that you will never forget!An authentic paradise with a fishing essence
El Cotillo is a picturesque fishing village that has perfectly preserved its essence despite the growing tourism of recent years. A quiet destination without crowds. Very far from the type of tourism that prevails in most of the coastline of the Canary Islands. But at the same time, it offers a wide range of accommodation including small rentals, hotels, holiday rentals and villas. With a fishing port well protected by an impressive natural rock, where it is common to see local fishermen unloading their catches, and numerous restaurants specializing in high quality fresh fish. A destination with its own personality and whose essence you will be able to discover just by reserving a letting in El Cotillo for your next holidays.
Types of travellers and activities
The main attraction of El Cotillo are its wonderful beaches, chosen on several occasions as the best in Europe. In the northern zone, small beaches of calm waves, that form beautiful lakes thanks to the volcanic rocks that surround them. Covered with fine white sand and waters so crystal clear that you can see goldfish swimming beneath the surface. And in the south, very different but equally captivating beaches. Extensive virgin sandbanks of several kilometres, of wild waters and very fine golden sand. Ideal for surfing and a wide variety of nautical activities.
Did you know that on La Concha beach in El Cotillo there is a spectacular natural reef? Don't miss the opportunity to immerse yourself in its waters to discover it.
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Between the sands of Corralejo and the imposing cliffs that rise south of El Cotillo, runs a path that surprises the passer-by with extensive fields of dunes, old volcanoes, majestic castles, deep caves, old mills and some of the best beaches in the world. In addition, bird lovers cannot miss a stop at the Jable de Lajares. A semi-desert steppe in which the largest endemic populations of Houbara bustard of the entire Canary archipelago are found.2. Visit the emblematic Torre del Toston
One of the most emblematic monuments not only of El Cotillo, but of the whole island is the Torre del Toston. A small defensive tower erected in the middle of the eighteenth century whose mission was to defend the coast from pirate attacks. In the vicinity are also several lime kilns that reflect the importance of this industry within the island until not long ago, as well as the hermitage of Our Lady of Good Travel, which houses an impressive Mudejar coffered ceiling.3. Discover the town's close relationship with the sea at the Museum of Traditional Fishing
The Museum of Traditional Fishing is located inside the Toston Lighthouse. Through original pieces, informative panels and careful reproductions, you will be able to discover the implantation of the exploitation of the sea resources in the locality. A fascinating journey through the culture and ways of life of the island.4. Try the exquisite fish caught in its coasts
El Cotillo has known how to protect its fishing essence in spite of tourism and, at the same time, know how to adapt it to visitors without losing an ounce of authenticity. Its maritime tradition can be seen in every corner of the town, including its table. The cabrillas, meros, sargos, octopus, calamares, viejas and chernes are prepared with care by the cooks of the town who accompany them with delicious wrinkled potatoes with mojo, majonero cheese and other delicacies of the land.