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El Faro de Maspalomas

Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Spain
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landmark

walked to the lighthouse on both trips to gran canaria, well kept monument or landmark, lovely... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
andystead52
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Leeds, United Kingdom
The dead zone

We we’re coaxed in to this place today after a week of walking by it, on reflection we should have... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
brusky12
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Edinburgh
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good42%
  • Average18%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“light house” (46 reviews)
“sand sculptures” (19 reviews)
“focal point” (14 reviews)
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Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Spain
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Reviewed 3 days ago

walked to the lighthouse on both trips to gran canaria, well kept monument or landmark, lovely shopping centres near this to grab an ice cream or a refreshing beer

Thank andystead52
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We we’re coaxed in to this place today after a week of walking by it, on reflection we should have kept on walking. The service was poor and almost zany to a point with waiters singing pink songs and asking us is we would like...More

Thank brusky12
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's impossible to go to Maspalomas and miss the lighthouse. Nice area for a stroll around it and a pretty view of the ocean.

Thank JonDoe04134
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed walking from the nature reserve past the lighthouse and along Maspalomas promenade to Melonaras, lots of lovely places to eat and drink along the way.

Thank Karmahay
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On our many visits to playa de Maspalomas we decided to pop in to see faro lighthouse, it's in nice level area of Maspalomas between the beach and Malenaros near plenty of beach front restaurants and cafes (try the one sign posted Solrium restaurant) it...More

Thank berniebubble
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Totally left to go to rack and ruin, This use to be a vibrant shopping center, lots of good bars and restaurants,, now totally run down and fabric of the building is in a poor state of repair, bordering on the dangerous

Thank Elwyn J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

nice location ,from this point you can have the best looking of sunset close to taxi station and restaurants

Thank pcgmagnolia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my bf were here the week after christmas.A very lovely place with shops bars and restaurants. The sand dunes are a must to see.It was too windy but we enjoyed the view well.

Thank Jasmic11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we really enjoyed this area. Lots of great bars and restaurants (Maximillians hanging chairs are my favourite!) and a lovely promenade to stroll along watching the sun go down before an evening meal or drinks. Very clean, very safe.

Thank Samlayla
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely landmark to visit and a great feature of Maspalomas. Good guiding point too when you get lost on the sand dunes of the windy beach.

Thank mikereiduk
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