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El Faro de Maspalomas

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Address: Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Spain
Phone Number: 291230406
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Nice new area.

Nice new area situated along promenade with lots of restaurants and up market shops, Good place to walk and people watch.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
clarelor
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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Lovely point on the coast to watch the sunset. Checked out sunset time on smartphone and made our way down there 20mins earlier. Lovely relaxed time with the waves lapping and sun setting.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

El faro was so nice! Lovely place to see the ocean and has really good shops all designer and good quality shops. The views are amazing also.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Nice new area situated along promenade with lots of restaurants and up market shops, Good place to walk and people watch.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited the island in this year February.We spent in Maspalomas almost two weeks and the light tower was a great place.

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Thank András M
Gran Canaria, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

You can see the lighthouse everywhere on the beach in Maspalomas, from the dunes of Maspalomas until the shoppingcenter from Meloneras. Around the lighthouse there are pictures of diffirent older years when there was only the lighthouse and people on the beach, nostalgie!!! Near the lighthouse there are many shops of good quality and a shoppingcenter. It is a place... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Walk along the promenade to the lighthouse and you will go past loads opof posh shops and opportunities to part with your money - lots of good places to eat and good all day long.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here 19 years ago and there was nothing beyond the lighthouse . Now it's been completely developed with luxuary hotels, shops and restaurants Co lmete resort in itself

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well kept tourist center with several different restaurants and great shops. Clean and friendly environment, day and evening.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is not a must-see attraction but if you go for a walk on the dunes, you can hardly miss this lighthouse. In the evening light it looks better. There are (at least) two shopping centres nearby with many shops and restaurants.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Any visit to the resort of Maspalomas will undoubtedly mean a walk to the landmark that is the "Faro" or lighthouse, it is not hard to find because it can be seen from most areas of the resort. From here you can walk one way to the sand dune beach area or in the other direction along the promenade to... More 

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