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Paseo de las Canteras | Belén de arena, 35008 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Gran Canaria, Spain
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is one of the perfect beaches , with low to half tide this beach is always protected from the ocean, for a long swim or snorkeling.lifeguards on duty , showers toilets available, and if u want some shadow or a coffee/snack, u always got...More

Thank berawA69
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Stayed in october, beach was very clean, wawy ocean, good for fun in water, i would say not suitable for families with kids

Thank Vaida K
Reviewed 5 days ago

Awesome for Snorkelling! Overall nice clean beach with plenty of decent restaurants. Has outdoor showers. Go to Playa Chica and all around are reefs and tons of fish, swim out a few 100 meters and enjoy!

Thank 2016HIM
Reviewed 5 days ago

Miles of glorious beach and promenade for long walks surrounded by shops and restaurants. There are many water sports such as surfing, snorkelling, swimming, boating, as well as beach games like volleyball, beach tennis, boules. If you want to relax the sun loungers and parasols...More

Thank Gerriemac
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A good beach for a city. It is kept clean, lots of windsurfing and a promenade/boardwalk which is suitable for wheelchairs chairs. At west end of beach there is the auditorium and also Las Arenas Commercial Centre that has a Carrefour hypermarket. Parking there is...More

Thank John F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent stretch of beach with loads of room and not too many people. Fantastic for snorkelling and chilling. It's great to be able to leave the beach and have a great selection of cafe's and restaurants to choose from and then a stroll into town...More

Thank DonJohnson16
Reviewed 1 week ago

A clean beach. I'm not sure our photo images are quiet as good as a number on Trip Advisor. We were here in April and off a cruise ship. There were only a few people on the beach and it wasn't quiet the golden colour...More

Thank tripsandfood55
Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely very long about 2 miles sandy beach. The beach is cleaned everyday, they even plough it to keep it flat and smooth. There are areas for hotel sun beds and areas for the public to use. The beach is surround by a huge...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice beach with a walkway packed with bars and restaurants. What I liked about this place is the lack of people and how clean the place is.

Thank Jamie H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Eaitiful beach right in town with many shopping and dining options. Near many hotels. “Boardwalk” continues for quite a distance and makes for romantic evening walks and energetic morning runs.

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Response from yomeramera | Reviewed this property |
Just as Nacho said. Nothing to add. There you have it. Walk , it´s a short way
18 April 2018|
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Response from AlexandraKP | Reviewed this property |
Yes, go to the bus stop outside the arrivals building and take the Express bus into town. It costs about four Euros maximum. The luggage goes in the hold below and you can buy the ticket in cash from the driver. The bus... More