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Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Spain
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Reviewed today via mobile

Maspalomas is a great place to stay beautiful promenade to walk along, with plenty of cafes and restaurants to cater for most tastes.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Iceblurocket
Reviewed today via mobile

Long beach and lovely to go for a long walk as well as to walk on the dunes, but it wasn’t my favourite beach in Gran Canaria. To be quite honest, apart from the dunes there is no other reason to go there - you’ll...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank LondonFood2014
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great place to walk and catch the sun as you walk , beautiful scenery, but be aware there’s loads of nakedness but that doesn’t bother me , you to let you no if you don’t like that

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank hayesuklad
Reviewed 5 days ago

The beach and dunes of Masplaomas are both spectacular, the beach is soft golden sand. There are also beach bars along the beach for snacks and drinks, also plenty of sun beds and parasols to rent if needed or just chill out on your own...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank pawilby
Reviewed 5 days ago

This popular beach behind the sand dunes is a real sand beach with plenty of fine white sand. The beach is divided into areas: for families and kids, and nudist zones. There are all sorts of sports and leisure facilities available including showers, beach bars,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

What a lovely resort. Built purely for tourists however without the usual touristy nonsense. Fantastic shops and restaurants. All ages will enjoy

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank fiona h
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

One of the most popular places for eat drink and shopping. In here must be like 50 plus bars and restaurants and many shops.there are many LGBTQ bars with great shows.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 708lukasp
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a glorious place to visit if you are in Gran Canaria. The dunes are what you see on TV of how a desert looks. There are fantastic cafés and restaurants on the way there. And a fantastic beach which is perfectly patrolled by lifeguards....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank tonyq796
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great beach for sunbathing and walking/running. Spent many happy sunny hours there over my holiday. Always clean.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank greenie02
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely small town easy to get around by bus or taxi. Lovely walks along the promenade. Quieter than most of the towns on the coastline but just as pretty.

Date of experience: January 2019
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16 October 2018|
Response from Jakob S | Reviewed this property |
No rules. Dont recommend swimming at night. The current is guite strong.
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Response from David C | Reviewed this property |
One thing about gran caneria is the sun dosnt matter how cloudy it says it is its still bloody hot !