The Barcelo Jandia Playa is a large hotel that overlooks the long, sandy Jandia beach. The hotel is suitable for families and couples, as it offers a range of facilities and entertainment which is suitable for all. The hotel suits people who are looking for a relaxing holiday in the sun, either on their balcony/terrace, around the swimming pool or on the beach.
The Barcelo Jandia Playa is located at the northern end of the Jandia resort, and is a 15 minute walk to the beach, and to the centre of the shopping area that runs along the whole of the promenade in front of the hotels and apartments. The traditional Spanish town of Morro Jable is a 30 minute walk away to the south.
The hotel has the U-Spa Jandia Playa , a gym and fitness rooms; 2 large swimming pools and a children’s pool; games room; lounge; an all day entertainment programme; miniclub; tennis courts; and a multi-use court. The onsite restaurants are the Corralejo Buffet Restaurant, the Morro Jable Snack Restaurant, the Placeres Canarios Restaurant, the Barlovento Pool Bar, the Tuineje Lobby Bar, the Betancuria Theatre Bar, the Antigua Piano Bar and the Costa Calma Nightclub.The hotel has a special all-inclusive package available to guests.
The 634 rooms are comprised of the following:
Double or Double with sea-view (suitable for 3 persons) - with 2 beds and a sofa bed, air-conditioning, desk, fridge, terrace or balcony, satellite TV, telephone, and full bathroom
Family (suitable for 3 persons) – as above, but with two interconnecting rooms and 2 bathrooms
Deluxe or Deluxe with sea-view (suitable for 3 persons) – as above, with extra services associated with a deluxe room
Suite Deluxe or Suite Deluxe with ocean-view (suitable for up to 4 persons) – as above, with large rooms, lounge and bedrooms with extra facilities and services
People who have stayed at the Barcelo Jandia Playa leave reviews on TripAdvisor. The overall rating is 4 out of 5, taking into account the location, sleep quality, rooms, service, value and cleanliness. These are 10 comments that have been put on there, which seem to sum up people’s opinions –
‘Exactly as expected …and then some more’, ‘great break’, ‘lovely hotel’, ‘lovely hotel, but maybe not for the Brits’, ‘fantastic holiday’, ‘awesome holiday/hotel’, ‘great time’, ‘good hotel, good service’, ‘lovely time’, and ‘didn’t want to leave’.
As you leave Fuerteventura Airport you take the exit on to the FV-2, which is sign-posted Morro Jable. You stay on the FV-2 all the way to Jandia which is about 90km, and takes about 90 minutes. As you drive into Jandia you will pass the Iberostar Playa Gaviotas Park on the left. At the next roundabout at the bottom of the hill, turn right into Calle El Quijote. Drive up the hill and take the first left which takes you to the hotel entrance.
Address: C/ Playa del Jable s/n. Barranco de Vinamar | 35625 Jandía, Pájara (Fuerteventura)
Tel: (0034) 928 546000