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Playa de Maspalomas

Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Spain
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Lot of people but beautiful

This beach and dunes are beautiful. You can walk there up and down or just take sunbathe. Lovely... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Piia E
Tallinn, Estonia
via mobile

Thousands and thousands of tourists covering every inch of this beach. Industrial tourism. Not for... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Farnham, United Kingdom
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“sand dunes” (364 reviews)
“great beach” (116 reviews)
“clean beach” (47 reviews)
Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Spain
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This beach and dunes are beautiful. You can walk there up and down or just take sunbathe. Lovely place! For everyone who like beach and sand. :) But the beachfront was crowded. There were so many people walking along the beach!!!!!!

Thank Piia E
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Thousands and thousands of tourists covering every inch of this beach. Industrial tourism. Not for me!

Thank stephentarrant
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Hard to find a better beach with its mix of quiet areas and busier spots with sun-beds and snack bars.

Thank keith_williams2
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a walk along here during a day trip that we took to Maspalomas, but not too far, we didn't venture as far along as the dunes! For those that don't know what I mean by that, just be aware that the 'sand dunes'...More

Thank thetravellingmanUk
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It’s a nice beach. Town is very touristy but if that’s your thing it’s great. Lots there. The sand dunes are worth visiting. Look spectacular but are a bit of a tough walk. We tried to avoid the nudist section but they were everywhere. So...More

Thank Jemma W
Reviewed 1 week ago

You must visit the dunes if you’re in this area but be aware that you will probably encounter nudists within the dunes and obviously many in the nudist part if the beach. The walk across the dunes to the beach is a bit of a...More

Thank Jbeez67
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A real oasis great for pics long shadows and blue sky !!!! Worth a visit any time of year but October Sunsets are not to be missed !!!

Thank Dcb54
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved the beach bars resturants and the shops were good. This is a modern area with vast shopping and resturants. We throughly enjoyed our time at the beach especially on our last day to going for a evening meal. The 19th hole resturant we recommend...More

Thank Theresa L
Reviewed 1 week ago

I really enjoyed visiting here, it has plenty of places to eat/drink and shop in. The beaches are really nice, and soft sand clean warm sea water. There are lots of lucky lucky men about but they don’t really bother you, just say no thank...More

Thank Newmarskeman
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not a great advert for the beaches of Gran Canaria, a bit sparse in resources and better in other places.

Thank Bob M
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24 August 2017|
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Response from dnowland_12 | Reviewed this property |
I have always been able to find on street parking somewhere in the vicinity, which is free. There are also car parking buildings also available which you have to pay for. If you are fit and able, you might be lucky with... More
10 August 2017|
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Response from ff82 |
2.50 Euro each, was 7.50 for two beds and an umbrella
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31 July 2017|
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Response from G_W2013_13 | Reviewed this property |
It was warm and a joy to swim and splash about like a kid in the surf and I'm 60!