Playa Del Ingles boasts wide sandy beaches that stretch from the Maspalomas dunes to San Agustin in the north. Situated in the south of Gran Canaria Island, it enjoys a warm climate and exotic local food, which both bring visitors back year after year.
Playa Del Ingles beach is over 2.5 kilometres long and is one of the most famous beaches in Europe, offring all sorts of leisure activities and sports including jet skiing, sailing, windsurfing and water skiing. There are plenty of kiosks selling cold refreshments and ice-creams. If you want to take a break from soaking up the sunshine and you’ve already got a great tan, then take a stroll along the promenade, packed with restaurants, snack bars, fast food outlets and amusement arcades.
For something totally different, nearby you can find a crocodile park, home to more than 300 crocodiles and alligators from all over the world. One of the most popular days out in Gran Canaria is to Sioux City, which was built originally as a set stage for an American Western film, but has now been developed into a thrilling Wild West theme park.
For an exhilarating family day out, there are also three waterparks which can be visited, which can keep children and adults amused all day. There are also several golf courses where golf enthusiasts can challenge their driving and putting skills. You can even experience a ride around Maspalomas Dunes on the back of a camel on a Playa Del Ingles holiday!
The resort is packed with bars, clubs and pubs and you are sure to be partying until the early hours of the morning. Many of the clubs will be pumping out the best in dance music until dawn. There is also a selection of quieter bars and restaurants along the promenade for families to enjoy quieter evenings. Lastly, don't miss the casino on the edge of town if you are looking to try your luck!