With nearly three kilometres of fine golden sand and very gentle waves, Maspalomas beach is an essential part of any trip to Gran Canaria. It has three points of interest for any tourist: Maspalomas lighthouse, in use since 1890; Dunas de Maspalomas, 400 hectares of natural dunes; and Charca de Maspalomas, a lagoon, great for birdwatching with binoculars.The beach is ideal for families with children, offering plenty of services, such as sunshade and deckchair hire, showers, and beach bars. Also, on Punta de Maspalomas there are places equipped for water sports.
Type of sand: golden
Swimming conditions: calm waters
Length: 2710 m
Width: 75 m
Occupancy rate: high
Degree of urban development: semi-urban
Marina: puerto de pasito blanco
Distance to beach: 5 km.
Means of access: On foot easy,Car
Nearest motorway: gc-510
Sunshade rental, sun lounger rental, toilets, showers, footwash, litter bin, cleaning service, telephone