With a population of just under a million, Gran Canaria is the largest island in the Canary Islands, a bunch of islands belonging to Spain just off the coast of Africa. Gran Canaria is foremost a vacation destination with amazing beaches all around the island. The Gran Canaria climate is particularly interesting because although the island is relatively small, there are different climates and landscapes all around it. The island is known as the “little continent” because of its biodiversity and as such two-thirds of the island are protected by UNESCO. Historically, Christopher Columbus made his first stop here from his voyage from the Americas. Get one of these top Airbnb vacation rentals in Gran Canaria and explore the beautiful little island.
Get back to your caveman roots and stay in this unique accommodation. Starting in the 6th-century many local inhabitants lived in caves and now you can too with the luxury of the modern world. The cave can sleep up to six people and comes with cushions, pillows and even a balcony carved from the rock. The cave has a self-regulation temperature meaning that it is always cool inside and with the modern amenities you’ll never feel too much like you’re out in nature. The cave has a full kitchen, hot water, and a bathroom as well as amazing views from the balcony.
Top guest reviewsthe views from every room is breathtakingdefinitely best breakfast view i've had in my lifethe place is rustic but super comfortable - and the views are just magical (especially the sunrise )it's incredibly quiet and cozy with gorgeous views in the morningmy partner was convinced there must be a heater but it was just the natural temperatureit's basic but clean cozy and warmvery clean and has everything you needcosy cave house basic but nice and clean
Host:beautiful place and a friendly host :)manuel was a great host and available 24/7 to answer any questions and provide local guidancethe host shared great local tips and was a great communicatormanuel himself is an excellent hostbesides all of this manuel is friendly and available to answer questionsRead more reviewsplace and location are amazingthe location/accommodation is truly extraordinarythe location is quite simply stunningfantastic location hikes straight out from the front doorthe location is great within a short drive from several towns
This apartment is bright, spacious and cozy, and best of all it is located right on the beach only 10 minutes away from the airport. The home is a great spot for both families and groups of friends and people looking to spend lots of the time on the beach. Windsurfing, kite surfing or just working on your tan are just some of the things you can do. WiFi, a full kitchen, and even some breakfast essentials come included.
Top guest reviewswifi is oke free and 2 mbitone bedroom is great the other with the bunk bed is okecomfortable beds and nice living room / kitcheni don't think it would be very comfortable for a longer stay as it is very basicvery clean and comfortablevey clean and cosy apartmentplace was exceptionally clean comfortable and welcomingnice apartment and really very cleanthe place is immaculately clean and very comfortable
Host:she is a great hostmarianela was a very helpful hostmaria was very helpful hostmaybe one of the best host on airbnbalthough the owner did not speak english we managed well and she was very friendlyRead more reviewsnice apartment very close to the airport and beachsuper close to the airport and the beachperfect place for stop over close to airportwonderful place if you arrive late - close to airporta very well kept apartment very close to the airport
Stay in a home like a true Canarian in this rural house. The home is more than a hundred years old and the local neighborhood is quiet and friendly and near the village of San Lucia. The host invites you to disconnect from everyday life and live a few days away from the rigors of modernity while you take in the beautiful mountain landscape. Parking is free for those with a vehicle and the kitchen is fully equipped.
Top guest reviewsthey were also helpful when we couldn't light the heater (our error)we enjoyed having breakfast in the small court-yardthe bedroom is quiet and the living room has a big and comfortable sofathe house was comfortable spotlessly clean and we were pleased to have a gas heater for the colder eveningsthe apartment of levi was a great place to staya nice small clean appartementeverything was clean and tidynice clean comfortable housevery clean nice comfortablethe apartment was very clean and quiet
Host:definitively recommend this hostvery responsive and helpful hostlevi is a very pleasant hostlevi is a very welcoming hostlevi was a really friendly hostRead more reviewsthe location was great and ideal for trail running and walkingsuper convenient place set right in the heart of a pretty mountain villageperfect location for walking in the surrounding hills and valleyswe really liked the apartment so quiet and located in the beautiful village of santa luciaeasy to walk to shops and restaurants plus several day hikes from there
This lovely home is peaceful, calm and surrounded by fruit trees! There are two bedrooms that can accommodate up to four people. The bathroom and kitchen are both fully equipped and the living room offers a great place to hang out watching TV. The local beach is about a 15-minute drive away and the home comes with everything from WiFi to essentials and a beautiful, private outdoor terrace.
Top guest reviewsi was glad to find coffee and some basic condiments provided and a well equipped kitchenour stay was at the end of november and the electric heaters were useful for the cool eveningsit’s set in beautiful surroundings has lots of amenities for babies and a very well-equipped kitchena great luxury was that everything for toddlers (bed bath chair toys) is presentthe place is really nice comfortable(beds couch etcthe house itself is spotlessly clean comfortable and well equippedthe house was clean and the garden is wonderfullthe house it s very clean and had everything we neededa cozy and recently renovated house very clean and 2 large bedroomsit's comfortable and very clean
Host:the hosts are helpful respond quickly and are very friendlygreat host - always quick replies flexible when our plans changedRead more reviewsand the location was ideal for hikinggreat location for walking the hillsthere are a few good restaurants/bars within a very short walk of the houseclaudia's place is in the perfect locationit is away from the tourist area and a perfect place for a quiet holiday
This 19th-century manor home is located in the south center of the island and is 25km (15 miles) away from the nearest beach. The town of Santa Lucia is nearby and where you can find all sorts of shops and things for your stay. The home can accommodate up to five guests and from the windows, guests can look out onto the archaeological park of Tunte. The home has everything you’ll need for a great stay like a full kitchen, dining room, fireplace and of course your own private hot tub.
Top guest reviewsthe house is big comfortable and has incredible views of the mountainsit is a very comfortable house with a nice viewthe finca has a high standard great beds kitchen and olive and orange treesthere are two separate units with shared kitchenthe beds are clean and sleepwellvery clean and cosy with really nice detailsthe house is clean comfortable good beds fresh towelseverything was very clean and we even had a washing machineeverything is super clean
Host:mario is a great host prepared to put himself out to obligemario is an amazing host really communicative and thoughtfulthe host is very friendly and hostpitablemario was very responsive to messages and requestsafter a steep journey you will be greeted by a very friendly host who provides a great serviceRead more reviewsit is situated at a good location if you like walking santa lucia is nearby (shops and restaurants)the location is beautiful overlooking the valleythe location is a bit remote so be sure to rent a carthe place itself is nicely stacked with different assortment of cooking equipment and recharging cableswe enjoyed the house the location all of gran canaria and the people around us
Surrounded by nature and located in a protected area of Bandama, the home is secluded and quiet but is also located only 15 minutes away from the city. The rental is great for couples looking for a nice getaway or families with kids, as it can accommodate up to four people. Hang out outside and relax on your private balcony while you listen to the sounds of the birds and wildlife. The kitchen is fully equipped and WiFi is included.
Top guest reviewsa very comfortable property with an amazing view from the verandaloved this apartment amazing views very private and cosythe apartment is beautiful with a stunning terrace to sit onlovely spacious apartment with a fantastic terrace with beautiful viewsnice and quiet apartment with an overwiew of a fabulous gorgeit was very clean and cosythe property was very clean and very quietvery clean and well equipped with everything we neededlovely place very clean comfortable and very well equipped
Host:said that i wanted to also mention that the hosts were extremely nice and caringa good host thanks for everythingalberto and his family are great hostsRead more reviewseverything you need close by perfectvery close to the motorway which allows you to travel around the island easilynice little super market in walking distancebeautiful house in lovely quiet locationwe found the apartment to be in a great location for touring the island
Located in the historic center of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, this comfortable apartment is suitable for two people. This renovated studio with a comfy queen bed also has large windows that bring in a ton of natural light. The small kitchen in this studio features utensils, a microwave, kettle, electric juicer, toaster, and a coffee maker to make your stay very comfortable. The Gran Canaria airport is a short drive away and the host can arrange for airport pickup for a charge upon request and prior to your arrival.
Top guest reviewsif you have the windows closed and the a/c it's not a problemthe apartment was amazing and just like we expectedgreat apartment clean and spacious great communication from pablothe apartment was clean and modern feelingit was very clean and the apartment is really beautifulit was also really cleanthe apartment was really nice and spotless clean
Host:pablo is very friendly and answers really quickagain great host and placepablo is a perfect host everything perfectpablo was friendly and helpfulpablo is a great host responding very quicklyRead more reviewsgreat shopping in the area buses outside the door the bus station a walk awaybrilliant location in vegueta handy for restaurants bars bus station etcvery nice apartment in a beautiful locationthe location is excellent; vegueta is favorite neighbourhood in the cityin the old city of las palmas great value close to bus station to visits acrtractions of the island
This comfortable bungalow for four people has a bedroom with a double bed. Room-darkening shades enable you to adjust the amount of light you want inside the bedroom. The rental also features a spacious living room with a sofa bed and TV, a well-equipped kitchen and a clean bathroom. Babysitter recommendations and window guards are also available in the house ensuring a comfortable stay for those traveling with kids. You also have access to a shared swimming pool at this property. The beach is a short stroll away from here for those who wish to spend some lazy afternoon lounging under the sun and near the bluest waters.
Top guest reviewsthere were only basic amenities in the kitchen but exactly enough what you might need on holidaycompact clean and comfy apartmentclean and just exactly what you needthe apartment is minimalistic clean and niceclean place in a peaceful placevery clean with a good layout
Host:cristian was really helpfulRead more reviewsstore super close byit was a perfect place to discover gran canaria great locationlater/during the evening you have to park further away but nothing terriblewe had a car so location was perfect and parking easier than around the island overall
If you’re the type of person who likes to live off the beaten path, then look no further than this rental. With enough room for up to six people, this accommodation is located in the foothills of the mountains and is a great place for people who like to hike, mountain climb or mountain bike. The rental is eco-friendly so shower have limited water and the cozy living room is great for hanging out and relaxing with people. The kitchen is fully equipped and a free parking space is included.
This cozy renovated apartment is located only five minutes away from the airport and has a private terrace big enough for you to sunbathe and relax in peace. The kitchen comes fully equipped and there are plenty of shopping and grocery stores located on the same street. The home can accommodate up to two people making it a great spot for a nice couples’ getaway to the beach. WiFi, parking, and TV are included.
Top guest reviewsthis is a great apartment with a superb and comfortable roof terrace with views over the oceanramon’s apartment is a wonderful place to stay it is well appointed and the outdoor space is so wonderfula lovely rustic apartment in a quiet relaxing part of gran canariawe spent a lot of time on the terrace it’s roomy and very comfortablethe place is spotless and smelt very clean and fresh when we arrivedthe apartment was very clean and comfortableall good clean and bright as describedramon was there to meet us and the flat was very clean and spaciousvery nice charming and clean apartment with great roof terrace and good matrass
Host:the host is friendly and hospitalityramón is kind and helpfulramón was a great host that went out of his way to help usperfect host than you ramonramón was an excellent host and we hope to return againRead more reviewsgreat place near the airportthe location is quiet good to explore the center of the island and near the airporti needed a nice place close to the airport during a long layoverperfect location if you want to wind downramon’s place was ideal
This amazing rural house is built from stone and wood and has a beautiful rustic decoration. It is near the central part of a local village. A perfect home for people looking to get some privacy and stay in the heart of Gran Canaria and get the full Canarian experience. The home has its own parking area and is nestled between the fruit trees. The private terrace is a beautiful place to enjoy your morning breakfast or evening dinner and there are WiFi, essentials, and TV included.
Top guest reviewsit is possible to sleep ”downstairs” sofa bed is really comfortablecomfortable spacious terrace sunbathing and eating in the fresh aircomfortable bed good basic facilities and lots of extra touchescottage clean large quiet enough for a family of fourand the house itself is beautiful very clean and nicely decoratedit was all in a very clean condition and irene is a great host
Host:private parking very nice owners not imposingthe hosts are great too thank youirène was very friendly nice time spent in terorRead more reviewsmagnificent hike and easily back by busthe convenient location very close to the basilica and other attractions of the small townteror itself offers little shops an bars and is located perfectly to discover the islandgorgeous place and great value for money - we will definitely come back good size and comfortably sleeps fourwe had a great time the place is really cosy and unique
As the host says the cottage is perfect for adventure seekers, thespians, and nature lovers, and if you’re any of those ( and we bet you are) then you’ll love this unique space. The home is located on the foothills of a volcanic mountain and offers views of the nature reserve and the horizon of the sea. The furniture and kitchen supplies are all new and the beds featured here and all handcrafted. Essentials come included as well as the fully equipped kitchen. Spend some time in nature and relax in this interesting home.
Top guest reviewswe had not expected wifi in the house it was great to have it though
Host:the hosts are very friendly and had a lot of advice for us evaldi and liz are super friendly hosts and made us feel welcomea wonderful place with wonderful hostsvladi and liz are perfect hosts with great advices to discover the neighborhoodRead more reviewsa great location to explore the islandgorgeous accommodation in a beautiful rural locationperfect for a quiet restful holiday yet close enough to everything for exploring the islandthe village (15 mins walk) has a great spar and a couple of good bar/restaurantsyes the walk up to the car was indeed a good warm up
Grand adventure in Gran Canaria
With amazing climates all around the island and beautiful tropical beaches, there’s no reason not to want to visit Gran Canaria. So if you’re looking for a nice warm place to vacation to next time head to this little amazing island and have yourself an adventure in Gran Canaria.
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