Gran Hotel Atlantis Bahia Real, CorralejoThe Gran Hotel Atlantis is the only hotel in Fuerteventura to have achieved Five Star Gran Lujo status – the highest category attainable under Spain’s Hotel rating system. Situated on the beach front in Corralejo, it affords expansive views across the sea to the small island of Isla de Lobos and Lanzarote.
The whopping 3000-square-metre Spa complex features an expansive hydrotherapy water circuit, Finnish sauna, solarium and steam bath along with all of the pampering treatments that you could wish for. The hotel boasts an impressive 6 fine dining restaurants, sophisticated piano bar and the pier-top Coco Beach Bar with chill-out area. The level of culinary excellence is particularly noteworthy, with Michelin-starred chef, Carles Gaig at the helm of the La Cúpula restaurant – one of only two restaurants on the island to have received the prestigious Sun Repsol award.
Occidental Jandia Royal Level, JandiaThe Occidental ‘Royal Level’ is an exclusive adults-only zone (with a well-regarded All-inclusive option) within the Occidental Jandia Playa Hotel, located in the far south of Fuerteventura.
Guests at the luxurious Adults-only section have access to all of the main Hotel’s facilities as well as exclusive access to the two adults-only restaurants, a Spa and the 5 pools on the Royal Level. Here you can laze in the sun and enjoy the personal sun-bed service where fresh juices, coffees and snacks are brought right to you. Best of all, you are just 500 meters from the turquoise waters of the 4km-long local beach.
Bahiazul Villas & Club, CorralejoIf large-scale luxury hotels don’t do it for you, and you yearn for a little exclusivity and privacy, then Bahiazul Villas & Club is the place to stay in Fuerteventura. Choose a whitewashed ‘Royal Villa’ with three bedrooms, fully-equipped kitchen, lounge/dining area, private heated swimming pool and rooftop jacuzzi.
The on-site Bahiazul Restaurant offers a great breakfast buffet selection while the evening a-la-carte menu showcases traditional Spanish and Island cuisine as well as offering International options. The wonderfully-named Bikini Club serves food and drinks during the day, so you won’t have to wander far for a snack.
Elba Palace Golf and Vital Hotel, Caleta de FusteThe ultimate location for relaxation. The 5 star Elba Palace offers various packages; with a choice of bed and breakfast or half board and various golfing packages. As an adults-only hotel, there is an air of tranquillity when compared to other 5 star and luxury hotels in Fuerteventura. The Elba Palace offers superb fitness facilities including a gym (with personal trainer), sauna, spa and swimming pool, along with priority access to their 18 hole golf course – and it’s just a hop, skip and a jump to another 18 hole course in the area.
Sheraton Fuerteventura Beach, Golf and Spa Resort, Caleta de FusteLocated less than 15 minutes’ drive from the airport in Caleta de Fuste, is the five-star beach-front Sheraton Fuerteventura. With four outside pools, a large spa, fitness centre, kids-club, tennis courts, mini-golf and ‘premium access’ to two local 18 hole golf courses, it’s easy to keep the whole family entertained.
The hotel has four restaurants and three bars, each with its own distinctive theme. And, with over 1000m2 of meeting space overlooking the beach front, it is the main conference location in Fuerteventura. It’s a chameleon of a hotel, ticking the boxes for families, couples and business people, yet somehow managing to pull it off.