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El Faro de Maspalomas

Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Spain
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Lighthouse

I enjoy visiting lighthouses but this was a disappointment. Having been to Split Point Lighthouse... read more

Reviewed yesterday
brianpostie
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Oldmeldrum, United Kingdom
re light house

nice to look at right on sea front very nice at night all lit up pier just in front have a walk on... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
allanref
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Chorley, United Kingdom
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  • Average18%
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Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Spain
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Reviewed yesterday

I enjoy visiting lighthouses but this was a disappointment. Having been to Split Point Lighthouse and up to the top of Cape Otway lighthouse recently, I was hoping for better. To quote Samuel Johnson, "Worth seeing but not worth going to see".

Thank brianpostie
Reviewed 2 days ago

nice to look at right on sea front very nice at night all lit up pier just in front have a walk on take pics etc

Thank allanref
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went today. Area around it is very built up, not what we expected. Lighthouse was boarded up so couldn't get near it, wasn't overly impressed.

Thank Nigel B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is not a review of the lighthouse but the area. If you are not sure where to go and what to eat this area is a must visit place. All types of food can be found here and it's a nice area to stroll...More

Thank kingcol55
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yes it's a light house. The down stairs is blocked off at present and bored up. Would be great if you could go up and have a view from top. But really it's a light house.

Thank Lee C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really nice area for bars and restaurants and some nice shops. Areas to chill and stoney beaches. Nice change from the sand. Great for photography and round the corner from the big bus stop.

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 1 week ago

An interesting structure along the promenade between Maspalomas. and Melanoras. A visible landmark that can be seen all along the beach from Playa Ingles.

Thank ColinMc1951
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a stroll down to the, in the words of one of the reps "Gran Canarias famous lighthouse, a real must see". Well what can i say, its a lighthouse, we'll give them that! But to be honest, thats about it, you can't go...More

1  Thank adriantapp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A fairly short promanarde by the sea to stroll along or just to people watch. Could do with some serious TLC as it is worn and uneven in places snf not therefore up to the high standards of the rest of the area.

Thank Martyn N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A must visit place you feel you are at the end of the world. Plenty of coffee shops around it. Great seafront walkway

Thank Mix-m8
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