10 Best HomeAway/Vrbo Vacation Rentals In Gran Canaria, Spain - Updated 2021

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Old Europe’s romantic nation, Spain, is already beautiful, but the people living there make it a more beautiful country for travelers to visit. The colonial power of this country which has faded with time still whispers its true glory to the tourists or travelers from underneath the Castilian arches and follows through the jungle paths of the Galician countryside. Whether you like the bustling city of Barcelona, the black lava and white sand beaches of Gran Canaria, to bulls taking over the streets of Pamplona, you will have fallen in love with Spain by the time you pack your bags to leave the country. If you’re looking for some Vitamin D while in Spain, then make yourself home at Gran Canaria, one of the most popular places in Canary Islands. Known for having spring temperature all year around, one could visit this beautiful island exploring natural landscapes and serene beaches and also go back to history visiting archaeological sites and museums. Prepare yourself to be smitten by the diversity of this little island and its food, rich culture and history, and most importantly its people who open their homes to visitors. In this article, we’ve got you covered with some of the best HomeAway vacation rentals in Gran Canaria, Spain.

1. Spacious apartment overlooking the beach and the dunes of Maspalomas with private parking (from USD 267)

An apartment situated on the second floor furnished to suit your needs in the picturesque town of Gran Canaria is all one needs for a perfect relaxation after a day full of adventures. A vibrant town with year-round perfect climate, you will be mesmerized with marvelous dunes of Maspalomas and views of the sea, which is only a hop, skip, and jump away from the apartment. Make yourself at home with a large living room accompanied with an equally large kitchen and a balcony, perfect to enjoy the temperatures of Gran Canaria. This apartment has three cozy bedrooms. The first bedroom is equipped with a double bed, wardrobe, and air conditioning. The second bedroom is equipped with an A+ bed with an extra bed, while the third bedroom has two beds with an extra bed, and provides access to the balcony. Additionally, you also get access to the private parking space of the apartment. You can also enjoy restaurants, bars, and other entertainment and shopping area just five minutes’ walk from the apartment.

Apartment in Maspalomas 30 m away to the beach with views & private parking.
Maspalomas, ES
40 reviews
Apartment 3 Bedrooms 0 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The beds were comfortable and the property is stylish and modern with plenty of storage space
The view from the balcony is absolutely stunning
The apartment is well equipped
We really enjoyed our stay here - the property has a private parking space directly beneath
de eigenaar Francisco is zeer vlot (reageert binnen 5 minuten)
Cleanliness:
The apartment was very clean and in great order
de zee en de lagune is werkelijk prachtig
Host:
Francisco was helpful and polite in all comms
the host is brilliant very friendly and gave some useful advice prior to our stay
good bedding wifi hifi cable tv
and the host was in contact all the time to help with any queries and was really helpful
so is great for those who like that convenience
Location:
location is incredible Perfect really
The apartment is literally a 1 minute walk to the beach and there's a nice little pool a similar distance away with shops bars and restaurants nearby
The apartment has shops buses and taxis nearby
Really enjoyed our stay at the apartment which is located just a stone away from the beach close to shops and all amenities
dan ook zeker de volgende vakantie op Gran Canaria hier verblijven Beste Francisco
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2. Modern house with an outdoor hot tub (from USD 145)

A perfect abode for a family or a couple on a vacation, this rental offers beautiful views of the sea and the mountains. While you can enjoy all the amenities inside the house, you can also enjoy the sun and sunbathe on a deckchair or have a barbecue party. The house has an outdoor hot tub with aromatherapy and a temperature that leads up to 35 degrees. Explore the surrounding neighborhood and its native vegetation of diverse cacti on foot or rent a bicycle and go cycling around.

"LOS JAZMINES" VIEWS TO THE MOUNTAIN AND SEA. JACUZZI EXTERIOR, PEACE and WIFI
Agaete/ Gran Canaria, Canarias, ES
30 reviews
House 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
much space and a large nice shielded terrace
It has an overhead rain shower as well as a smaller adjustable shower head
There are two double bedrooms one bigger than the other
The views of the mountains and down to the coast were stunning
Again the decor is really ethnic in feel with
Cleanliness:
Very relaxing indeed with every detail considered
Great house very clean and everything you need Beds and hot tub were fantastic
It's abolutley quiet and very private
van prima bedden en een goed geoutilleerde
A large mirror and good sink
Host:
Furthermore hiking paths are available straight from the house
Wij hebben een prima vakantie gehad
waarin de woonwijk gelegen is
even kennis te maken Wij overwegen zeker opnieuw een keertje terug te komen
the owner were nothing less that prompt courteous and very professional
Location:
although its in a neighbourhood
de haven zijn prima restaurants
The whole area is private and surrounded by lovely plants and shrubs
The location was on the edge of a small quiet residential area just outside the village Facilities and places to visit close at hand Countryside in the area is very lovely
De uitzichten vanuit de woonkamer en het terras zijn grandioos
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3. Cozy home in a serene neighborhood with modern amenities (from USD 76)

A few minutes’ drive from the closest beach, Sardina del Norte, this house is a typical Gran Canarian-style house equipped with all the comfort and modern amenities, with a large terrace where you can soak up a lot of sun, barbecue area, hot tub, hammock, and an outdoor dining area. If you like a quiet neighborhood, keeping in mind the comfort, this is your place to be. Guests can indulge in traditional Canarian food, or to suit the adventurous souls, they can even take a diving course or rent equipment and head to the nearby seabed to enjoy snorkeling.

Terrera house in Sardina de Galdar
Puerto de Sardina, CN, ES
34 reviews
House 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Immaculate stay in this spacious detached house in Sardina with a high level of faculties
bien equipada y trato excelente
Heerlijk ruime woning met 3 ruime slaapkamers
Cleanliness:
estupenda para disfrutar con familia o amigos
Host:
Catalina was a very helpful host Hot tub and table tennis in the garden Would readily stay again
Muy recomendable para grupos de amigos y familias la casa es muy grande acogedora y espaciosa
Nice arier and a very fine house
Location:
ik terugkom naar Gran Canaria
ruimte om van de zon te genieten en een dakterras Als
ik graag weer naar deze woning willen
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4. Luxury family getaway rental (from USD 218)

Go on a vacation with your family and friends at this private residential estate in the south side of Gran Canaria at Pasito Blanco, which is well-known for its beaches and modern yacht marinas and club. Situated just 2 km (124.27 mi) from Maspalmos, the tourist center of the island known for its sand dunes, this villa is equipped with outdoor pools, outdoor spaces including outdoor dining, porch, garden, solarium, and 24-hour private security.

Great Villa Sun, Beach & Golf
San Bartolomé de Tirajana, ES
36 reviews
villa 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
and if you like boats there are plenty to watch in the marina
We have four older children and were very comfortable
The villa has everything you need did not miss anything
The villa was well equipped for everything we needed and nicely furnished
The resort is very quiet which is wonderful if you want to relax
Cleanliness:
The house is clean well equipped and very comfortable Gardens and pool area are very clean and well maintained
The property was spacious beautifully presented and was spotlessly clean Car hire is recommended as Meloneras is a 5 minute drive although taxis were plentiful and relatively cheap
The pool is beautiful and we had it for ourself
Host:
Patricia was wonderful - very quick to respond to queries make recommendations and ensure our holiday went smoothly
Small nice garden to sit outside and eat
We decided against hiring a car
Everything worked perfect when renting the villa Patricia answered fast and gave us all information needed in time
We spent two weeks in the house beginning of november with two children (age 1 and 3)
Location:
The Spar on site is tiny but surprisingly well stocked and reasonably priced
just 5 min walk away
If you're looking for a quite peaceful place in a location that has an exclusive feel
but it was easy enough to travel around on the bus
I really hope we will get the chance to get back
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5. Cool apartment with an onsite massage service (from USD 87)

This is an apartment for sea and mountain lovers. Overlooking the beautiful views of the ocean and the mountains, this apartment has a bedroom, bathroom, living room, kitchen with a dining room, and a garden for visitors to relax on their holiday. Also, enjoy taking a dip in the communal pool and later pamper yourself at an on-site massage service for a perfect end or start to the day.

Apartment Tarajalillo
Maspalomas, ES
49 reviews
Apartment 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
but the apartment was so easy to access and use It is amazingly clean
We were two adults and the double bed that has single mattresses
Mr Santana's apartment has everything that you need for a comfortable and relaxing holiday
A well looked after apartment with everything you need
The apartment was a very good size for our family of two adults and one 1 5 year old
Cleanliness:
The bed was very comfortable and we felt very safe and secure
Host:
(the Chinese is wonderful and so welcoming)
be SO clean Wonderful huge comfortable bed great kitchenette (microwave and hob)
Mr Santana has been very friendly helpful and efficient in all of his communication both before and during our stay and we will be booking again for next year
Rafael was great at helping us from start to finish Sadly
She also loved that she could play outside and we loved that there was a gate to keep her within the apartment area
Location:
Locally in the square ( 5 min walk) are some lovely eateries
we were surrounded by beautiful views
Sightseeing Families with Teenagers Families with Young Children
We went to Maspalomas and Las Palmas
We couldn't imagine finding a better rental option anywhere in Gran Canaria Recommended for: Age 55
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6. Comfort at its best at this private accommodation in Pasito Blanco (from USD 151)

Live at this bungalow on your next vacation to Gran Canaria in the private estate of Pasito Blanco. Offering an array of activities in and around the area, this neighborhood is quaint and will be a pure bliss to every visitor. The bungalow has three bedrooms, two bathrooms, a kitchenette, a balcony and a spacious living room. It also has a small terrace with a big table on the front porch of the bungalow and there’s a pool for the guests to enjoy. You can also explore nearby beaches of Pasito Blanco on foot.

COMFORTABLE& FAMILIAR BUNGALOW, located in the most exclusive place of the islan
Pasito Blanco, CN, ES
20 reviews
bungalow 3 Bedrooms 0 Bathrooms

7. Oceanfront property equipped with modern amenities

A secluded spot for visitors looking for a quiet place to relax at, this newly renovated apartment on the first floor is the perfect paradise you’ve been looking for. Equipped with all the modern amenities and an ocean view, this apartment is located opposite to Las Canteras beach and has two bedrooms, two bathrooms, terrace, balcony, dining room, and a kitchenette. Explore the neighborhood and the surrounding areas after a fun day at the beach.

High apartment standing,beach-front, 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom wifi24H.Fiber optic
72 reviews
Apartment 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The kitchen is well equipped for self-catering with adequate utensils including pots and pans
We had a lovely sea-view and views of the promenade - a real advantage as we could sit on the balcony and enjoy the views
The most important thing is it very safe
Cleanliness:
clean great facilities near to all Everything you need for life
It has air conditioning which can be used when required as the climate in Las Palmas was very pleasant with no humidity
Host:
he communication with the host was really great and helpful
was very kind and very helpful about us
was really helpful and regularly contacted us before we traveled
spent two wonderful weeks :)
The property was well cleaned
Location:
The apartment is very comfortable and located in a lovely beautiful area of Las Palmas
I loved the view from the balcony Hope to retourn next year for the third time
Would be happy to recommend this location for a visit to Gran Canaria Landlord
Visits to other parts of the island are exceptionally good as there are many tour operators on the island which we have found very good with
We felt very safe on the island as there were police officers everywhere
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8. Cute apartment by the beach

This is a cozy condo located 200 meters (656.1 feet) from La Garita beach, in the neighborhood of Telde. Equipped with all the modern amenities and comfort, this condo has a spacious living room, kitchen, three bedrooms with one double bed in the first bedroom, twin bed in the second bedroom, and single bed in the third bedroom. It also gives free access to the private parking space. A couple of minutes’ walk to the beach, you get to walk on dark sand, lay on the sunbed, and catch some Vitamin D, as well as explore nearby restaurants and devour Canarian delicacies for a perfect stay.

Apartment on the beach
25 reviews
condo 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The apartment was as described jn the advertisment
The apartment had a private parking space in the garage which was situated in the basement of the house
Host:
We felt very welcome when meeting with Victor who even drove us around the local area and pointed out places to visit and to get a good meal
Wir waren schon das zweite Mal dort
Perfect - the owner was unbelievably hospitable - making
arrived shortly after our call to them After showing us around
Victor promply ran out and came back half an hour later with hot food bottled water a variety of sodas and two litres of milk
Location:
The location couldn't have been better - 20 minutes by car to Las Palmas about 25 minutes to Maspalomas
I enquired whether there were any restaurants still open
Spacious apartment with parking A short walk to a quiet beach Perfect for the kids
we walked all the way to the next town - and found two more beaches with fine volcanic sand and even saw the famous Bufadero on a windy day
The apartment was cosy very quiet and a stone's throw from the beach Along the boardwalk
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9. Exceptional luxury apartment

A beachfront property with a secure and safe neighborhood overlooking Las Canteras beach, this luxurious home has two bedrooms, a kitchenette, and a large living room with fully equipped modern amenities. You can also enjoy the nightlife with restaurants and bars to indulge in, or get a lot of shopping done at the nearby shopping areas, or go on foot exploring the endless beach and witnessing one of the best sunsets of Las Palmas.

Luxury Apartment first line of the Playa de Las Canteras.
23 reviews
Apartment 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Cable TV worked perfectly All in all
The beds are also very comfy
It was well equipped and beds and couch were comfy
so we had to have the lights off in the evening when the kids were in bed
had a part frosted glass wall into the kitchen/lounge
Cleanliness:
The aprtment is beautifully decorated and very clean and spacious
the apartment is very clean
The apartment is very well equipped and spotlessly clean
Host:
Great location Comfortably furnished Spotlessly clean
Most of the noise was from the sea as you were that close Gabriela was helpful and quick to respond to emails
El apartamento muy nuevo y precioso las vistas incomparables muy cerca de restaurantes
where we saw dolphins and even a turtle
We're a couple travelling with two girls 14 and 11 and this apartment suited us perfectly Overlooking the promenade
Location:
Everything is at a walking distance
The appartment is perfectly located on the beach Las Canteras
Parking is a near impossibility
Inside it is really lovely
it's just a few yards from a great beach
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10. Oasis between Las Canteras and Las Alcaravaneras Beach

Located in an upbeat town and within a secure neighborhood, this cute house has a large lounge, kitchenette, bathroom, balcony, and is fully equipped with modern amenities. Sandwiched between two beaches–Las Alcaravaneras and Las Canteras–this house will be your ideal location to stay put and relax for however long you wish to stay. You can also enjoy long walks or bicycling near the Marina and Club to explore and feel the culture of Canarian locality.

Between Las Canteras Beach and Las Alcaravaneras Beach. Centre.
C/ Valencia Nº 34
25 reviews
Apartment 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Experience the best of Gran Canaria

Book your next flight to Gran Canaria and enjoy the sun, beach, and mountains, making it a perfect vacation spot for family and friends. Staying at some of the best options from our list of best HomeAway vacation rentals in Gran Canaria, Spain, will make an ideal spot for best relaxation. It’s your next best thing to feel at home even when you are away from your sweet abode.

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Born in Mumbai and brought up in Bangalore, India, Aarti is a full-time freelance writer by profession. She is a lover of everything the ‘blue dot’ offers—world cultures, off-the-beaten tracks,...Read more

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