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The most beautiful valley on La Gomera

This is the most beautiful valley on La Gomera. It has been my base for 12 trips to the island. The... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Per-Olov L
,
Gotene, Sweden
Wonderful but stay away from Naviera Armas

We had a wonderful stay in Valle Gran Rey and love to go back. However, Naviera Armas forgot to... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2018
_rebecka_askerup
,
Stockholm, Sweden
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Pleasant, rocky beach with a dramatic shoreline.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“main beach” (4 reviews)
“hotel gran” (3 reviews)
“laid back” (5 reviews)
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La Gomera, Spain
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"main beach"
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"hotel gran"
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"laid back"
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"whale watching"
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"black sand"
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"fantastic waves"
in 2 reviews
"great king"
in 2 reviews
"interesting shops"
in 2 reviews
"hippy style"
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"other parts of the island"
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"hour journey"
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"bus ride"
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"relaxing place"
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"sea front"
in 4 reviews
"bars and restaurants"
in 3 reviews
"national park"
in 6 reviews
"canary islands"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the most beautiful valley on La Gomera. It has been my base for 12 trips to the island. The disadvantage is that you have to travel the same way up and down when going to other places. I prefer Vueltas as the harbour...More

Thank Per-Olov L
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Reviewed 14 February 2018

We had a wonderful stay in Valle Gran Rey and love to go back. However, Naviera Armas forgot to load our checked in luggage 26/1 and we were informed in the middle of the ocean when heading back to los cristianos to take the flight...More

1  Thank _rebecka_askerup
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Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

If you want a quiet holiday with peace and quiet go Great for hiking and whale watching Lots of hippies searching for answers Access to yoga dancing and massages

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Reviewed 15 January 2018

I was on an excursion from a cruise ship and our bus drove to the west coast of La Gomera, after driving through the middle of the island. We were only let off the bus briefly to take pictures of Valle Gran Rey (Great King...More

1  Thank Saricie_Q
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Reviewed 21 November 2017

Beautiful laid back atmosphere with sunshine almost every day. Great restaurants, wonderful infrastructure.

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Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Off the beaten track. Lovely restaurants and two nice sandy beaches. We have thoroughly enjoyed the very relaxed atmosphere of both the valley and the beaches. Our days consisted of walking on the mountains in the morning and relaxing on the beaches in the afternoons....More

1  Thank David M
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

I recently had my review removed for some reason or other so I'll try again. It took a few hours to drive here from San Sebastian through winding roads but beautiful scenery. We had a nice lunch along the way however I really wasn't impressed...More

1  Thank Beaubleep
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Reviewed 9 October 2017

We was holidaying here for 2 weeks, it is a beautiful place with lots to see. Very clean & the locals are all very friendly.The beach was lovely & sandy with some rocky beaches too. We recommend Valle Gran Rey to anyone.

1  Thank Nokey
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Reviewed 29 June 2017

This is a lovely place to visit. The scenery is so dramatic. There are numerous little beaches and fantastic waves. It has a laid back, hippy style of atmosphere with plenty of push bikes and Camper vans. There are some interesting shops and bars, although...More

1  Thank 102Jane
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Reviewed 30 May 2017

The valley itself is stunning before you even arrive at the seafront. There are a couple of good beaches for swimming (and snorkelling) and a variety of shops, bars and restaurants. The dolphin/whale tours from the harbour are fantastic. Valle Gran Rey (like all of...More

Thank Mark P
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jeannem276
24 March 2018|
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Response from Per-Olov L | Reviewed this property |
It takes 1 hour and it is very well sign posted. However there are a lot of viewpoints that you might want to stay on the way.
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Anna S
27 January 2018|
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Response from Victoria T | Reviewed this property |
Hola Anna, para ir a La Gomera imagino que irás desde el puerto de los cristianos, ahí en Los Cristianos tienes multitud de tiendas y con total seguridad la encuentras, yo me permito aconsejarte que llevéis crema protectora... More
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LINDA N
23 February 2017|
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Response from Idler | Reviewed this property |
General summer clothes with some long trousers, walking boots, a fleece, a hat and an anorak for in the laurisilva.
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