Puerto Calero is one of the youngest resorts of Lanzarote and caters for couples and families. It is a quiet, relaxing and peaceful resort that young singles would not find enjoyable. The transfer time is around 20 minutes meaning you can have a long time actually in your resort. The hotels in Puerto Calero are very up-market and are 4-5-stars. If you decided that you did not want a hotel, then you will find luxury villas in the resort with private swimming pools.
There are a few water sports available with the favourite being windsurfing. You can also try going on a catamaran or even submarine. Sport-fishing is becoming very popular now and many people are trying it. Other water sports include snorkelling and scuba diving. You can have lessons in diving and hire the equipment if you wish to do so. If you want to go on excursions, then take a trip to Puerto del Carmen and visit Rancho Texas Park. If that is not to your liking then Costa Teguise is home to the Aqua park, or take a trip up to Timanfaya National Park to ride on camels and see the volcanic landscape.
You will find Chinese, Canarian, Italian, Thai and English cuisines in Puerto Calero. The restaurants are all very popular and reasonably priced. There is also something for everyone so no one will go hungry. There are also a few bars. They offer music and a good atmosphere to finish off a day relaxing at the beach. There are quite a few boutiques and souvenir shops with clothes and jewellery in Puerto Calero but these can be slightly more expensive as this is an upmarket resort. There is also public transport in the resort, with buses taking you into Puerto del Carmen daily. You will also find taxis available in the area that are reasonably priced.
Puerto Calero is located in the south west, meaning it sees the best of the weather. It is very dry and hot in Puerto Calero with very little rainfall. The summer temperatures are around 28°C in June, July and August, with January and February still reaching over 20°C. There is rarely more than 16 days of rain and when it does rain, it is cleared up very quickly. The rain normally falls between December and February but you still tend to get around 7 hours of sunshine a day.