El Cotillo, a paradise on the island of Fuerteventura


El Cotillo, a paradise on the island of Fuerteventura
When you think of cozy corners, where life seems to take its time and where there is no room for stress, then you could very well be imagining one of the loveliest towns in Fuerteventura: El Cotillo.

Upon arrival, the traveler will find a wild, pristine landscape, with a deep and strange beauty that leaves you stunned. The broad plains contrast with the seemingly infinite sea stretching out before you, with its crystal blue waters inviting you to dive right in. The Cotillo is, in short, a paradise that must be visited.

Located on the northern coast, the most effective way to get here is with your own vehicle. If yours is unavailable, we recommend making a reservation at Payless, the most affordable rent-a-car in Fuerteventura. Its wide catalogue offers the possibility to choose between simple and practical models, perfect for a trip as a couple, up to those of a superior range that allow you to discover the roads of the island in total comfort and luxury.

It almost goes without saying that one of the main attractions of El Cotillo are its beautiful beaches. On the one hand, in the south there are large stretches of sand, such as Piedra Playa, perfect for surfing and to enjoy playing in the waves or sunbathing. On the other, further north, it is possible to find captivating coves of fine golden sands and crystal clear waters, ideal for spending a family day out with complete peace of mind. Some of the most famous are La Concha, Los Lagos and Los Charcos. In addition, between the coves and bays there is the famous El Toston Lighthouse, which is currently home to the Fishing Museum, which is a fantastic option allowing you to get up close to the traditions and customs of this town.

Finally, it is worth mentioning the cuisine of El Cotillo. The most diverse flavours of the sea are presented in a multitude of tasty and nutritious dishes that are guaranteed to leave you wanting more. After a day of excursions with your cheap rental car in Fuerteventura there truly is nothing better than dining on local dishes of freshly caught fish or even octopus. Everything, of course, is accompanied by some traditional vegetables and excellent wine.

There is no doubt, you will fall in love with the Cotillo from the first moment. Therefore, if you are considering coming to the island, now's the time to say: yes!. Make your car rental reservation in Fuerteventura and go for an unforgettable experience in the Canary Islands.