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Playa de Las Canteras

Paseo de las Canteras, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Gran Canaria, Spain
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  • Average6%
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“beautiful beach” (82 reviews)
“urban beach” (32 reviews)
“long beach” (39 reviews)
Paseo de las Canteras, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Gran Canaria, Spain
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lovely clean and well looked after. Great for children also as you are kept updated with the waves in sea and what flags it is accordingly quite frequently. Lots of lovely restaurants along the beach walk. Also very close to alot of shops. Very handy...More

Thank coleenb777
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Flat even Passeo (walkway ) along the seafront. Areas for wheelchair access to the sea. Families and friends walk this long stretch morning , noon and night. Sit and have a coffee and watch the world go by.

Thank Paddy M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It's a great city beach and you have soft, clean sand to lie on and beautiful blue green water to swim in. It's about a 4-5 km stretch of a beach and the entire boardwalk is alive with cafes, restaurants, hotels and residences as well....More

Thank Bhavna C
Reviewed 2 days ago

The ocean view is marvelouss and you can watch surfers swimming in the ocean but the beach is very dirty, it's almost black and very narrow.

Thank jladzinska
Reviewed 3 days ago

Superb find truly Spanish ideal for families who are looking for a away from the tourist scene, booked a Airbnb ( first time ) apartment on the front I have truly found a gem and will defiantly return. 3 excellent typical Spanish places to eat...More

Thank sam b
Reviewed 3 days ago

A long sandy beach, no pebbles, good surf, life guards on duty until sunset. When the sea recedes it affords a glimpse of a long shelf of rocks about 20 minutes swim away which many people successfully managed in order to c;amber onto the rocks...More

Thank Heather B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Lots of restaurants and bars, café alongside the beach.. Toilet facilities sporadically placed along the promenade. Good beach for snorkeling with the reef. Good attentive life guards with regular speaker updates on the flag system. 3 € a bed,umbrella.. Certain parts are rocky for good...More

1  Thank LurcherLover40
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s quite easy to visit Las Palmas and miss this beach. But it’s worth going to. Traditional in lots of ways. Lots of tourist small restaurants along a walkway. Lots of beach leading to rocks at one end. The sea can be rough at times,...More

Thank purpleboss
Reviewed 1 week ago

Supposed to be one of the best beaches in Europe, have definitely seen better, it was quite pretty lovely sand and sea, but a bit dull and overcast all the time, lots of bars, restaurants etc, very old spain lots of little back streets, we...More

1  Thank loogie a
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brilliant area and well worth a visit. Loads of restaurants and wonderful views.ots to see and explore. Highly recommended

Thank Stephen C
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1 October 2017|
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Response from Marek U | Reviewed this property |
Between the center of Las Palmas - Rafael Cabrera Teatro and Las Canteras - Intercambiador Santa Catalina runs the Bus no. 12 (20 minutes trip).
Stephen m
21 January 2017|
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Response from Nordick12 | Reviewed this property |
A direct taxi was €25, but if you want to save some euros you can also take the airport bus to san telmo for€3, then a taxi to the beach for €5
Gillian D
22 September 2016|
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Response from ELSPETH B | Reviewed this property |
I couldn't tell you if you look up google map should give you a better answer sorry