Riu Paraiso Lanzarote Resort Hotel
Playa de los Pocillos, Lanzarote

Rating 4

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating
Based on 4883 reviews

Riu Paraiso Lanzarote Resort Hotel
Playa de los Pocillos, Lanzarote

Rating 4


The Riu Paraiso Lanzarote Hotel is situated next to the beach in the Playa de los Pocillos area of Puerto del Carmen. The hotel is suitable for families and couples.


The hotel is located 30m from Playa de los Pocillos beach, 200m from a bus stop, 350m from a shopping centre and 2km from Puerto del Carmen.

The resort of Playa de los Pocillos is approx 9km from Lanzarote Airport.


The hotel offers 2 swimming pools, 2 children's swimming pools, sun beds, parasols and towels by the pool and a children's playground. There is also table tennis, darts, rifle range, French bowls, volleyball, water polo, three tennis courts, gym, jacuzzi, sauna, billiards and table football available. A daily daytime entertainment programme for children and adults and an activities programme at the Hobby-club (several times a week) are also available for guests.

The hotel provides daily live music and an evening programme of shows. There is a disco (six nights a week), mini club, massage, beauty parlour, hairdressers, shops, 24 hour reception, safety deposit box (local charge) and Internet access.

The hotel offers a varied buffet for breakfast and for dinner guests can enjoy a hot and cold starter buffet, show cooking with the main course served at the table (vegetarian dish available) and a dessert buffet. There are theme buffets twice a week. Guests can dine in the theme restaurant (reservation required).


A total of 598 rooms are spread over two main buildings (with 3 and 4 floors respectively) as well as a 2-storey annexe block.

Main building rooms feature private bathroom, hairdryer, telephone, central air conditioning, mini bar, satellite TV, music channel, safety deposit box (local charge) and balcony or terrace (most have sea-view).

Suites have a separate or adjoining living room area.

Family rooms (in the annex buildings) feature bathroom, hairdryer, telephone, central or individual unit air conditioning (in the bedroom), ceiling fan (in the bedroom and in the living room), fridge, TV, in room safe for hire, 1 or 2 bedrooms, living room with sofa bed and either a balcony or terrace.

All Inclusive

The All Inclusive information is a guide only and is subject to change and/or availability.

The AI programme consists of breakfast 08:00-10:30, Continental breakfast 10:30-12:00, lunch 13:00-15:00 and dinner 18:30-21:30, all buffet style with on the spot cooking stations, served in the main restaurant.

During meals alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks are offered. Also at the disposal of the AI guests are special evenings with theme buffet twice a week as well as optional dinners at Ya Shi Ma (Asian cuisine) or Los Jameos (Spanish and Andalusian cuisine or Canarian grill), both available upon reservation, two days in advance.

Snacks such as hot dogs, pizza, burgers, etc are available at the pool snack bar between 15:30 - 17:30. Cake time is from 15:00-17:00.

Locally produced alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks are served at the hotel's bars and restaurants within the complex, all day long, till 02:00.

Sport facilities at the hotel include gym, jacuzzi, bio-sauna, mini club, four swimming pools (two of which heated in winter), one pool with children's section, two children's swimming pools heated in the winter, complimentary lounge chairs, sun umbrellas and towels by the pool, children's playground, ping pong, workout, darts, rifle range, French bowls, volleyball, water polo, beach volleyball, three hard-surface tennis courts, multi-sports court as well as daily daytime entertainment programme for both children (4-12 years) and adults, activities programme at the Hobby-club (several times a week), daily live music and Riu evening programme or shows and entrance and drinks to the Disco (open six nights a week).

Chargeable Extras: Tennis rackets and balls, beauty and health centre "Body Love" (physiotherapy, massages, beauty parlour, professional "wellness", etc), hairdresser, shops (boutique, souvenirs / kiosk), Internet access at the kiosk, billiards, table football as well as nearby facilities such as windsurfing, scuba diving, 18-hole golf course, horseback riding, mini-golf and bicycle rental are available at a charge.

At check-in guests will receive an AI-bracelet as identification; Clients are kindly asked to keep it during the whole stay. Dress code applies in the restaurant; smart casual clothing, no wet clothes. Check-out time on departure day is 11:00; a courtesy room will be available though.

  • Sports facilities
  • Satellite/TV
  • Heated Pool
  • Kids Pools
  • Kids Playground
  • Spa Facilities
  • Games room
  • Fitness/Gym Facilities
  • Safety Deposit Box Rental
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
TripAdvisor Traveller Rating
Based on 4883 reviews

Just what was needed.

03 Sep 2021
Always a treat to be returning to the Riu Paraiso Lanzarote Resort, even during this pandemic of Covid-19. The hotel and staff did not disappoint. Covid-19 safe in all areas and was definitely being...


26 Aug 2021
Upon entering our room, it was clear our room had not been updated for over 15 years. There was minimal lighting in the room with a light switch which was temperamental meaning the hallway light...

Not for me

25 Aug 2021
We had room 386. There is no view only lots of foliage in front and a tiny view of the tennis court. If we had known earlier we would have paid extra for a view. Didn't have a lounger for two days...

Special Information

This accommodation has previously been known as : Clubhotel Riu Paraiso Lanzarote Resort Hotel

Address: Calle Suiza, 4, PLAYA DE LOS POCILLOS, LANZAROTE, 35519, CANARIES Telephone: 0034 928 512 400

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