Where to stay around Gran Canaria?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,538 holiday lettings near Gran Canaria. From 1,853 Condos/Apartments to 1,756 Studios, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Gran Canaria area.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Gran Canaria?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Gran Canaria. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Tenerife: 6,468 holiday homes
  • Puerto Rico: 1,617 holiday homes
  • Maspalomas: 1,872 holiday homes
  • Playa del Inglés: 1,752 holiday homes
  • Las Palmas: 1,549 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Gran Canaria! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Gran Canaria?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Gran Canaria with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Puerto Rico: 1,617 holiday lettings
  • Maspalomas: 1,872 holiday lettings
  • Las Palmas: 1,549 holiday lettings
  • Mogán: 2,001 holiday lettings
  • Arguineguin: 1,787 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Gran Canaria?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Gran Canaria. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Gran Canaria Marina: 1,831 holiday rentals
  • Mogan Port: 2,038 holiday rentals
  • Gran Canaria Stadium: 1,921 holiday rentals
  • Yumbo Shopping Center: 2,281 holiday rentals
  • Anfi Tauro Golf Course: 2,201 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Gran Canaria listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Head to the charming city of Gran Canaria

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Gran Canaria. Well known for its sporting events, surfing and restaurants, this romantic city won't disappoint. Take in top local attractions such as Palmitos Park and San Telmo Park. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities and attractions in Gran Canaria

Are you hoping to discover things to do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Gran Canaria a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bentayga Winery (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Las Tirajanas Winery (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Cocodrilo Park (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Real Club de Golf Las Palmas (9.5 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Sioux City Park (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Aqualand Maspalomas (12.4 mi / 20 km)

Seasonal weather in Gran Canaria

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, August, July, September and October are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 25°F.

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Gran Canaria

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Gran Canaria is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Palmitos Park (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • San Telmo Park (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Las Nieves Peak (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Riscos de Tirajana (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Nublo Rock (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Chira Lake (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)