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Make A Holiday Rental Villa in Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Your Home Away From Home

Maspalomas is arguably the oldest tourist town in Gran Canaria, and is situated on the southern part of the island. With its stunningly beautiful beaches, it is not hard to see why holidays in Maspalomas are becoming increasingly popular. Although there are many hotels here, it is far better to rent a villa a little farther out from the town. Self catering accommodation in Maspalomas is of the highest standard, and acts as a good base to enjoy a wonderful vacation which is centred on beach activities.

Things to Do on Holiday in Maspalomas, Gran Canaria

Activities whilst on holidays in Maspalomas are mainly centred on either the beach or the sea. This is hardly surprising, given just how beautiful it is! A full range of water-based leisure activities are available such as water skiing, windsurfing, snorkelling and much more. The impressive sand dunes offer camel rides, which make for a fun few hours, and there is also a golf course as well, with the dunes and ocean providing an incredible backdrop.

Places to Visit on Holiday in Maspalomas, Gran Canaria

Maspalomas itself has very little culture attached to it. Sure, there are bars, restaurants and taverns, but those seeking a little history will be disappointed. Instead, holidays in Maspalomas are more suited to those who like modern, fun diversions. The biggest water-park on the island is to be found just outside the town, and its many waterslides and features will keep people of all ages entertained. An ornithological park has many species of butterflies and orchids, and quite randomly, there is a wild west theme town called Sioux City.

Weather in Maspalomas, Gran Canaria

The excellent weather is one of the main attractions of considering holidays in Maspalomas. As with the rest of the canary Islands, the weather seems to be perfect all of the year round. It very rarely drops below and average of 14 degrees Celsius at night, even during what is laughingly called the winter, and the day time high averages are consistently above twenty degrees. The hottest months of July, August and September see average temperatures of 27 degrees Celsius. There is virtually no rainfall here, and although January is the wettest month, there are barely more than 6 days when it rains, and the average for the month is just 34 mm.

Travel to Maspalomas, Gran Canaria

Most tourists on holidays in Maspalomas will arrive by air, and will land at Gran Canaria Airport (LPA). This airport is the fifth busiest in Spain, which is a testament to just how popular Gran Canaria is. One curious fact, is that the extra-long runways mean that it was an alternative landing place for the Space Shuttle. Assuming you are not arriving by Space Shuttle, however, you will be flying on one of the dozens of airlines that land and take off here every week. These include easyJet, Monarch, Jet2, Thomson Airways and BMI Baby. Fly from UK airports such as East Midlands (EMA), Exeter (EXT), Newcastle(NCL), Birmingham (BHX), Cardiff (CWL) and Glasgow (GLA).

    Exceptional! 5/5
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    Apartment #1845541
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      Excellent! 4.5/5
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      • 3 BR
      • 2 BA
      • Separate Toilet
      • Sleeps 10
      House #1991074
      6
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        Wonderful! 4.8/5
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        • 2 BR
        • 1 BA
        • Sleeps 6
        Bungalow #1893407
        6
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          Exceptional! 5/5
          (19 reviews)
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          • 2 BR
          • 1 BA
          • Sleeps 4
          Bungalow #490317
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            • 5 BR
            • 4 BA
            • Sleeps 10
            Villa #1987743
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              Excellent! 4.6/5
              (56 reviews)
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              • 4 BR
              • 2 BA
              • Separate Toilet
              • Sleeps 9
              House #421848
              56
              Viewed 60 times in the last 48 hours
                Exceptional! 5/5
                (10 reviews)
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                • 3 BR
                • 2 BA
                • Separate Toilet
                • Sleeps 7
                Villa #1904504
                10
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                  Excellent! 4.3/5
                  (7 reviews)
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                  • 1 BR
                  • 1 BA
                  • Sleeps 4
                  Bungalow #1942856
                  7
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                    Excellent! 4.3/5
                    (11 reviews)
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                    • 1 BR
                    • 1 BA
                    • Sleeps 4
                    Apartment #1633636
                    11
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                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                      • 3 BR
                      • 2 BA
                      • Sleeps 6
                      Villa #8117083
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                        Exceptional! 5/5
                        (6 reviews)
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                        • 2 BR
                        • 2 BA
                        • Sleeps 6
                        Apartment #835668
                        6
                        Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                          Excellent! 4.4/5
                          (14 reviews)
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                          • 3 BR
                          • 3 BA
                          • Sleeps 6
                          Villa #1028962
                          14
                          Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
                            Exceptional! 5/5
                            (17 reviews)
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                            • 2 BR
                            • 2 BA
                            • Sleeps 4
                            House #1380560
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                            Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                              Exceptional! 5/5
                              (20 reviews)
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                              • 3 BR
                              • 2 BA
                              • Sleeps 7
                              Apartment #6321213
                              20
                              Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                (10 reviews)
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                                • 2 BR
                                • 2 BA
                                • Sleeps 5
                                Bungalow #1677537
                                10
                                Viewed 39 times in the last 48 hours
                                  Very Good! 4.2/5
                                  (11 reviews)
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                                  • 2 BR
                                  • 2 BA
                                  • Sleeps 4
                                  House #1893401
                                  11
                                  Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                    Excellent! 4.4/5
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                                    • 2 BR
                                    • 1 BA
                                    • Sleeps 5
                                    Apartment #1668482
                                    5
                                    Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                      Excellent! 4.7/5
                                      (7 reviews)
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                                      • 1 BR
                                      • 1 BA
                                      • Sleeps 4
                                      Bungalow #1675695
                                      7
                                        Excellent! 4.7/5
                                        (6 reviews)
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                                        • 2 BR
                                        • 2 BA
                                        • Sleeps 5
                                        House #1930286
                                        6
                                        Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                          Exceptional! 5/5
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                                          • 2 BR
                                          • 2 BA
                                          • Sleeps 4
                                          Bungalow #1961515
                                          5
                                          Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                            (45 reviews)
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                                            • 1 BR
                                            • 1 BA
                                            • Sleeps 4
                                            Apartment #6085539
                                            45
                                            Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
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                                              • 3 BR
                                              • 2 BA
                                              • Sleeps 7
                                              Villa #8134695
                                              3
                                              Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                (26 reviews)
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                                                • 2 BR
                                                • 2 BA
                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                House #519170
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                                                Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                  (26 reviews)
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                                                  • 4 BR
                                                  • 2 BA
                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                  • Sleeps 10
                                                  Villa #1022662
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                                                    • 2 BR
                                                    • 1 BA
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                                                    Apartment #6714948
                                                    2
                                                    Viewed 26 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      Excellent! 4.4/5
                                                      (9 reviews)
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                                                      • 2 BR
                                                      • 1 BA
                                                      • Separate Toilet
                                                      • Sleeps 5
                                                      Villa #827425
                                                      9
                                                      Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
                                                        (6 reviews)
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                                                        • 2 BR
                                                        • 1 BA
                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                        Bungalow #6573084
                                                        6
                                                        Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          Exceptional! 5/5
                                                          (8 reviews)
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                                                          • 3 BR
                                                          • 2 BA
                                                          • Separate Toilet
                                                          • Sleeps 6
                                                          Villa #8006765
                                                          8
                                                          Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            • 2 BR
                                                            • 3 BA
                                                            • Sleeps 10
                                                            Villa #6520407
                                                            Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                              (5 reviews)
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                                                              • 1 BR
                                                              • 1 BA
                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                              Apartment #855762vb
                                                              5
                                                              Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                (14 reviews)
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                                                                • 1 BR
                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                                Bungalow #6737396
                                                                14
                                                                Viewed 40 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  • 1 BR
                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                  • Sleeps 3
                                                                  Bungalow #1856397
                                                                  3
                                                                    Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                    (6 reviews)
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                                                                    • 4 BR
                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                                    • Sleeps 9
                                                                    Bungalow #491299
                                                                    6
                                                                    Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                      (11 reviews)
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                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                                      Bungalow #6453613
                                                                      11
                                                                      Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                        • 2 BR
                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                                        Apartment #6724188
                                                                        1
                                                                        Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                          • 3 BR
                                                                          • 2 BA
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                                                                          • Sleeps 6
                                                                          Villa #433822
                                                                          2
                                                                          Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                            (4 reviews)
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                                                                            • 2 BR
                                                                            • 2 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 7
                                                                            House #871639
                                                                            4
                                                                            Viewed 47 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                              Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                              (15 reviews)
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                                                                              • 1 BR
                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                              • Sleeps 3
                                                                              Apartment #1671846
                                                                              15
                                                                              Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                Excellent! 4.4/5
                                                                                (7 reviews)
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                                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                                                Bungalow #1852383
                                                                                7
                                                                                Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                                  (5 reviews)
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                                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                                  House #1662806
                                                                                  5
                                                                                  Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                    • 5 BR
                                                                                    • 5 BA
                                                                                    • Sleeps 14
                                                                                    Villa #8025168
                                                                                    2
                                                                                    Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                      • Separate Toilet
                                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                                      Apartment #2362343
                                                                                        • 3 BR
                                                                                        • 2 BA
                                                                                        • Sleeps 6
                                                                                        Villa #2523114
                                                                                        2
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                                                                                          • 3 BR
                                                                                          • 2 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 6
                                                                                          Villa #1723698
                                                                                          Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                            • 4 BR
                                                                                            • 3 BA
                                                                                            • Separate Toilet
                                                                                            • Sleeps 10
                                                                                            Villa #6511882
                                                                                            2
                                                                                            Viewed 33 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                              (45 reviews)
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                                                                                              • 1 BR
                                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 3
                                                                                              Apartment #6162975
                                                                                              45
                                                                                              Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                • 3 BR
                                                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                House #1654536
                                                                                                1
                                                                                                Viewed 40 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  • 4 BR
                                                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                  Bungalow #1725952
                                                                                                  3
                                                                                                    Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                                                    (4 reviews)
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                                                                                                    • 1 BR
                                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 2
                                                                                                    Apartment #2309390
                                                                                                    4
                                                                                                    Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      • 3 BR
                                                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                      Chalet #2196051
                                                                                                      Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Great property for a family getaway

                                                                                                      4 of 5
                                                                                                      Went with the family (grandparents, sister, my daughter and I) over the Easter break (April 2017). Had some initial trouble finding the place becuase the map on the website sent us into the centre of the resort but with the help of a friendly hotel receptionist who pointed us up the hill to where the Bahia apartments were, we soon found the place (becareful with the numbering outside, often two are listed). After that very minor drama, we were shown around and could settle in. Being a little out of the resort centre in was pretty quiet, which was nice, although it also wasn't too long to walk into the heart of the town (approx. 10-15 minutes walk). Parking at the property being under cover was helpful, so you didn't have to get into a stifflingly hot car. Parking in town was at a premium so we used to walk most of the time. There's a decent local shopping centre a couple of minutes drive away on the way out to the 'motorway' GC-1. Kitchen in villa had pretty much all the equipment we needed, fridge was a decent size and it was handy to have a dishwasher. Other rooms were all of a decent size and I think all the bedrooms had their own air-con units (which we didn't actually nned to use despite the lovely weather). The place was nicely decorated and there were some helpful leaflets provided giving information on things to do around the island. I know it's a holiday but it was also helpful to have a decent WiFi connection. The pool area was ashort walk out of the back of the property. A large area with a decent size pool. There were also sun loungers and umbrellas. Despite being a school holiday in the UK the place was fairly quiet whenever we went; there was never any issue getting beds in a nice spot and the pool was certainly never crowded. Occasional noise (enteratinment & music) from an aprtment complex across the street but this never went on much past 10 O'clock so wasn't really an issue. The owner was helpful with requests prior to our stay and friendly when we met him. Do use pictures on website as a guide to level of luxury; it was fine for us, but everyone is different. Also be mindful of distance to town and beach (approx 5 min wlak downhill). Overall, we really enjoyed our break and that was assisted by the quality and value of the property. Already thinking about going back again next year, so that has to say something, i guess.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Apr 23, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Apr 2017

                                                                                                      Wonderful stay Easter 2017

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      We were met by Luida who could not do enough for us. She is very kind and is keen for all to enjoy their holiday. The bungalow was as described. It was very, very clean. The private terrace with sunbeds was wonderful. There was a very short walk to the pool which was also very clean and quiet. A walk to the beach is about 30 minutes, but a taxi only charges 3 euros. Shops and restaurants at the beach are varied and quality is good. A very restful, calm holiday. Thank you Luida!
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Apr 20, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Apr 2017