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Nice few hours

my 2 teenagers spend a couple of hours here and enjoyed the sea and hired a couple of paddle boards... read more

Reviewed August 12, 2018
gaynor t
Great black sand beach

This is a small black sand beach, however it has rocks on entry so be sure to wear appropriate... read more

Reviewed June 22, 2018
teodorar726
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Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

This is a great little beach to visit if you are on a sight seeing tour of the island. The black sand is surprising at first and photogenic. It is a sufficiently small beach that I would propose this beach as a good place for...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Trekbud
Reviewed August 12, 2018

my 2 teenagers spend a couple of hours here and enjoyed the sea and hired a couple of paddle boards which kept them entertained.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank gaynor t
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

It’s hard to think of a time I have ever been this disappointed in my travels. Travel books and photos got me so excited to witness Los Gigantes at this beach. Upon arriving it was people laying shoulder to shoulder and trash was covering the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Jinnyretr0
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

Situated down near the harbour, this beach is in a stunning location next to the cliffs. It has recently had improvement works and is better for it. Black sand. Lifeguard on duty. Lovely spot & I highly recommend it!

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Martin M
Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

+ parking lots available + calm dark beach but you are Not completely by yourself + Nice view + some Restaurants and Shops + Harbour: Defintely have a look on the water between the boats, there ls a great fish swarm + Outdoor shower After...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Nhnhnh M
Reviewed June 23, 2018

Small beach in a picturesque cove. Shallow water, suitable for children. In view of the number of visitors to Los Gigantes it must be very crowded in hot weather.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Rita H
Reviewed June 22, 2018 via mobile

This is a small black sand beach, however it has rocks on entry so be sure to wear appropriate shoes. Geat view of the Los Gigantes and lots of terraces around.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank teodorar726
Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

People should be aware that the beach at Los Gigantes is closed. Heartbreaking to see families with little kids with their buckets and spades, trundling back along the path after they find the beach closed. No mention of this in the brochures!!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Anne-Marie K
Reviewed May 10, 2018

This beach is not very good at the best of times (small and uninviting) but this year you couldn't even get to it because of ongoing 'improvements'. I'd suggest you forget the beach and go to The Oasis pubic pool just along the road -...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank LichfieldBoy
Reviewed April 18, 2018

Work to improve the beach is going on. The old huts at the back of the beach have been demolished. Not sure what other improvements are being carried out.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank triciavj55
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