6 Best HomeAway/Vrbo Vacation Rentals In Gran Canaria, Spain

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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.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on March 13, 2023.

1. Spacious apartment overlooking the beach and the dunes of Maspalomas with private parking (from USD 225)

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.

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45.92 km (28.6 mi) from CC Las Arenas
41 reviews   Wifi Available
Apartment 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 7
Minimum Nights: 5
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

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)
The apartment was very clean and in great order
de zee en de lagune is werkelijk prachtig
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 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 120)

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.

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22.9 km (14.3 mi) from CC Las Arenas
32 reviews   Wifi Available
House 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 7
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

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
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
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
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 63)

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.

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23.89 km (14.9 mi) from CC Las Arenas
40 reviews   Wifi Available
House 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

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
estupenda para disfrutar con familia o amigos
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
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 185)

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.

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45.72 km (28.5 mi) from CC Las Arenas
39 reviews   Wifi Available
villa 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 4
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

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
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
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)
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 62)

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.

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39.13 km (24.4 mi) from CC Las Arenas
49 reviews   Wifi Available
Apartment 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

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
The bed was very comfortable and we felt very safe and secure
(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
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 127)

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.

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Pasito Blanco, CN, ES
45.67 km (28.4 mi) from CC Las Arenas
20 reviews  
bungalow 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

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.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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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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