When all you need is a holiday to disconnect and unwind in a nice place under the sun, we advise you to book accommodation in Playa del Inglés, one of the best beaches in the Canary Islands, Spain. Its shore extends from the neighbouring San Agustín waterfront to the Dunes of Maspalomas, while the naturally quiet surroundings offer a wide array of local shops, restaurants, minimarkets, entertainment businesses and services.
Travelling to Playa del Inglés from Gran Canaria airport
Provided that you rent a car or hire a shuttle service, it takes just 20 minutes to commute between Las Palmas airport and the south of the island by driving along the GC-1 highway. Also, Global bus lines 36 and 90 heading to Faro de Maspalomas pick up travellers at the airport parking twice an hour and make stops near many apartments and hotels in Playa del Inglés. A taxi ride costs 34 euros approximately.
There are plenty of affordable, good value for money beach accommodation options in this area for couples and families alike. See our recommendations below.
Beverly Park Hotel in Playa del Inglés, Spain
A short stroll separates this 3-star hotel in the south of Gran Canaria from the seashore. Besides, when you are inside the facilities, you may decide to enjoy the beautiful sights and calm of its tropical gardens, or spend time at their open-air pools, tennis courts or wellness premises. When it’s time to eat, indulge in the varied gastronomic choice offered by the restaurant buffet or stop by the onsite supermarket. Special attention is paid to the youngest guests, who can play at the kids club and other areas specifically designated for them.
Extras –for an additional fee- include beauty salon services, laundry, ironing and tickets to the main tourist attractions in the island. All rooms have air conditioning, satellite TV, en suite bathroom and private balcony. WiFi access is available at an extra cost. The range of occupancy types goes from suites, individual rooms and double, twin or triple ones to family rooms with sea views. Check nightly rates for your stay in this hotel near the beach in Playa del Inglés.
IFA Buenaventura Beach Hotel in Gran Canaria
The Ifa Buenaventura, part of the renowned Lopesan hotel chain, is a family-friendly hotel in Gran Canaria, located close to the beach in the heart of Playa del Inglés. It has swimming pools both for children and adults, and its entertainment program as well as its gastronomic offer also cater to the specific needs of the young and the not-so-young guests.
Whether featuring garden or pool views, the rooms you book will have the perfect arrangement and space for you and your loved ones to stay, rest and enjoy the private bathroom and terrace, alongside the amenities outside like, for instance, the two onsite buffet restaurants, the snack-bar or the table tennis court. WiFi can be used for a small charge. Make your reservation at this hotel in Playa del Inglés today.
HL Suite Playa del Inglés, 4-star hotel in Gran Canaria
Only 100 metres away from the sand –you just need to go down some flights of stairs- and ideally situated next to the promenade and several convenience stores, this 4-star hotel in Playa del Inglés offers free WiFi, an outdoor pool and a rooftop terrace. Every room is spacious and has been nicely appointed with a balcony, a TV set, minibar and kitchenette. Guests may enjoy the finest local dishes at the onsite restaurant and have breakfast at the buffet every morning.
All suites and standard rooms have in-room safes and may feature a cradle and different bed arrangements. Daily maid service is provided. You can either book your holiday at this beach hotel in Gran Canaria or go on searching for your perfect accommodation in the Canary Islands. See our recommended posts about hotels in Lanzarote, hotels in Tenerife and hotels in Maspalomas.