A Place in the Sun: Winter Sun - Lanzarote, Spain

2018 / Episode 106 on 24 October 2018

Episode 106

Ben Hillman is on the Spanish island of Lanzarote today helping house hunters Sue and Ray who can’t wait to buy a holiday home where they’ll eventually retire. Sue and Ray met nearly thirty years ago through their shared love of football and have enjoyed holidays in the Canaries ever since. Ben shows them five properties in Lanzarote for their budget of £130,000. Will any of them be perfect for them?
Property 1: One-bedroom apartment in Matagorda

Property 1:

One-bedroom apartment in Matagorda

This property is a one-bedroom apartment for sale with an open-plan lounge/diner, single bathroom, private terrace area and a communal swimming pool. This property is one of 65 similar apartments in the complex, comes partially furnished and has a parking space.

This property was valued at €118,500 at the time of filming.

Property 2: One-bedroom apartment in Costa Teguise (south)

Property 2:

One-bedroom apartment in Costa Teguise (south)

This property is a large one-bedroom apartment with its own private terrace area, communal swimming pool, sitting areas and a bar area too. There are also a number of other community facilities on offer including tennis courts and a children's playground.

This property was valued at €139,000 at the time of filming.

Property 3: Two-bedroom apartment in Costa Teguise (north)

Property 3:

Two-bedroom apartment in Costa Teguise (north)

This property is a two-bedroom apartment with a large private terrace and communal swimming pool and sitting areas. The community mainly consists of holiday home owners but there are also some permanent residents too. There is also a restaurant/bar in the complex.

This property was valued at €135,000 at the time of filming.

Property 4: Two-bedroom apartment in Playa Blanca

Property 4:

Two-bedroom apartment in Playa Blanca

This property is a two-bedroom apartment for sale with a good-sized private terrace area and communal gardens in the complex. It benefits from having a large open-plan lounge/diner and kitchen, as well as private car parking space.

This property was valued at €120,000 at the time of filming.

Property 5: Two-bedroom apartment in Puerto del Carmen

Property 5:

Two-bedroom apartment in Puerto del Carmen

This property is a two-bedroom apartment for sale in Puerto del Carmen with a private terrace, communal swimming pool and sitting areas. In total there are 100 apartments, with 50% privately owned and the other 50% used as holiday lets.

This property was valued at €150,000 at the time of filming. 

Hot property: Five-bedroom luxury villa in Playa Blanca

Hot property:

Five-bedroom luxury villa in Playa Blanca

This property is a five-bedroom luxury villa with five-bathrooms also. It has two seperate floors offering unobstructed panoramic sea views reaching to Lanzarote's neighbouring island, Fuerteventura. There is an entertainment room with a bar and billiard table, in addition to a two-car garage.

This property was valued at €1,200,000 at the time of filming.

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