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El Faro de Maspalomas

Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Spain
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it was fab

the lovely walks we walk along the strip all ways down to the golf course the views were... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
eva098763
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County Cork, Ireland
The beach

We visited this area twice and we liked it. Very modern lovely shops designer mostly. Lovely... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Theresa L
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good42%
  • Average18%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“light house” (46 reviews)
“sand sculptures” (19 reviews)
“focal point” (13 reviews)
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Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Spain
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Reviewed 2 days ago

the lovely walks we walk along the strip all ways down to the golf course the views were breathtaking the shops and restaurant we stop to have lunch the waiter was jolly happy and even gave my husband a free pint of beer for munster...More

Thank eva098763
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited this area twice and we liked it. Very modern lovely shops designer mostly. Lovely resturants with live music at night. The beach is great to walk along to. This was my favourite part of holiday the beach. Pubs and resturants along the beach...More

Thank Theresa L
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a day trip to Maspalomas during our vacation in Gran Canaria. This was one of the first things that we came across after arriving in the town. El Faro de Maspalomas (commonly known as Maspalomas Lighthouse) is an active 19th century lighthouse. It...More

Thank thetravellingmanUk
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a landmark in this area and in the centre of some nice bars and shops. There are some nice bars here to sit and people watch and the walkways are very flat and even. Sadly we couldn’t go in to the tower as...More

Thank Jbeez67
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice beach for walking and running. About 5 km from Playa de ingles to Maspalomas. Good views. From Faro you can get a taxi, and there are lots of cafees, hotels, restaurants and a little shopping centre with for example Fund Grube shop. Nice during...More

Thank ElinaMirjami
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the last thing I expected to see here and unfortunately you were unable to go inside which I would have loved to do. A very strange brick building that appears to have no significance to the area. But still lovely to walked around.

Thank Newmarskeman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

...and it's surrounded by commercial operations. Not very attractive, unless you're into serious shopping.

Thank cybergabi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came here after an overcrowded Puerto de Mogan on a market day - it was a good contrast. We walked from the lighthouse for 1.7 km along a wonderful promenade round to the next bay Meloneus. You pass some really nice hotels and the...More

Thank Shailer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

had a few really nice days at the beach, two sunbeds and umbrella at a reasonable price. excellent restuarants and shops. very clean an good transport

Thank janetwL4555WU
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great place to be on holiday plenty of shops some very high class and loads of restaurants to suit every taste in fine cusine and also plenty of bars and restraurants with a nice sea view when having a nice meal .and...More

Thank Rangerdevil
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