Playa Del Ingles, A Tourist Paradise

Playa Del Ingles is one of the most important touristic areas of Gran Canaria. It has one of the most popular beaches at the island. It also has the largest cluster of Hotels, Apartment complexes and shopping malls in the island.

Playa Del Ingles Beach

The foreign tourism especially lovers of the beach developed first in this area in the southern part of the island. The inviting golden thin sand and 2.7 Kms (1.67 Miles)  long beach is still a big advantage.

The Playa del Ingles beach offers you everything. You could swim, surf, play beach sports such as beach volley ball or beach football. If you are the adventurous type you could opt for sky diving or Para gliding. You could also hire a water scooter and zoom around in speed thro the sea.

If you would rather relax you could hire a beach bed with an umbrella and just laze around.  Playa Del Ingles beach offers all the facilities expected from a first class beach such as a life guard, bathrooms and rest rooms.  Playa Del Ingles beach are also friendly for the physically challenged with easy access by wheel chair.

Playa del Ingles Beach


Playa Del Ingles Shopping centers

At Playa del Ingles as is expected you will find a good large shopping centre at all parts of the zone. Some of the large and popular shopping centers are Yumbo, Kasbah, Plaza, Tropical, Metro, El Veril, Faro 2, and Cita. You will find super markets, shops selling perfumes, tobacco, electronics, liquor, textiles, and souvenir products. Due to the low tax regime at Gran Canaria you can save while you shop.



Ronda, Playa del Ingles


Restaurants at Playa Del Ingles

You will find restaurant serving food of all taste and style. Be it Spanish or British – Irish, Chinese or Indian you will be spoilt for choice at Playa del Ingles.


Dayana Indian Restaurant, Playa del Ingles


Night Life

You will find several disco´s; pubs, sport bars or evening lounge restaurants open till the wee hours of the morning. Playa Del Ingles is a place which never sleeps. It is open 24 x 7 x 365 days of the year. The party and fun never stops in this sunny paradise.

Transport at Playa Del Ingles

The best way to commute is by a car rental service. If however you do not drive or cannot be bothered you can use the Global bus service.

From Airport take the bus 66 directly to Playa del Ingles – Mas Palomas.  From Las Palmas city you can take the bus numbers 30 and 91 to Playa del Ingles.

For shorter distances within Playa del Ingles it is better to travel by taxi.

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