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Address: Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Spain

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Very clean peaceful place

Relaxing, peaceful friendly. The beach very clean with local police doing their rounds and therefore we felt very safe.

Reviewed 11 May 2016
Idite L
Hounslow, United Kingdom
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Hounslow, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
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Reviewed 11 May 2016

Relaxing, peaceful friendly. The beach very clean with local police doing their rounds and therefore we felt very safe.

Thank Idite L
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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84 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 May 2016

there is a very large area of yellow sandy dunes some covered with shrubby bushes. Part of the dunes is a nature reserve and the public are not allowed in to allow endangered species to survive. At the Playa de INgles end lots of small cafes and shops and a long beach.

Thank 3Hazelh
Swindon, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 May 2016

We went early in the morning, which seemed a good choice as it wasn't too hot or too busy. Really challenging to climb the high dunes so you feel like you've accomplished something on holiday!

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4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 May 2016

Well worth the visit to see the vast area of the sand dunes and the different shapes and sizes . Its a must to climb to the top of the Dunes.

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Skegness, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

When visiting GRan Caneria it's a must to come and walk along the dunes in the day time you can just see miles of beautiful sandy dunes BE carefully in day time as sand gets extremely HOT ! And by evening a cool walk.You cannot walk to where the camel's are my son and husband tried it,and failed ended up... More 

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Porto, Portugal
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97 reviews
65 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 May 2016

One has really to experience it to know how sand can be a very difficult obstacle, especially to reach the top of a dune. It is really amazing to rest or walk on top of dunes (only in no-damaging for nature areas). Yes, it looks like the desert...

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Hilversum, The Netherlands
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 May 2016

The braches of Maspalomas are great, you can enjoy from Maspalomas till playa del Ingles the water side. The dune area is great in every period of the year. For who likes it, nude sunbading is almost everywhere allowed.

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Leeds England
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10 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

We spent a couple of days of our holiday running up, and jumping off the sand dunes, getting great pictures and making wicked memories with our two children. I'd definitely recommend a visit whilst visiting gran canaria.

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Tel aviv
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139 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 May 2016

Difficult to find parking near the beach but there is a paid parking just a little walk Another option is to cross the dunes and it's nice once, but no more Not very impressive beach A lot of movement of people all the time You can rent umbrellas and beds There is little wind We were once the rest of... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

Nice beach with clean and fine sand which is good for young children. There are lots of small restaurants closed to the beach with good price. We walked along the road next to the beach with pushchair, but had to carried it to get close to the sea. So if you decide to stay on the beach, get a light... More 

Thank Jing L

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