No prices found through our partners. Please contact the business directly or check some of our recommended alternatives.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
Travelers also recommend:
- More recommendations
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Parque Las Palmas
Travel Blogs from Las Palmas
... found the bus station where a very helpful girl told us which bus to catch to visit the old part of the city which was pedestrianised and really pleasant. Another bus took us back along the waterfront to return to the ship for some very late lunch, some time with our books and watching the sail away and then dinner and ...
... the beach there was an option to have a ride on a camel, which was actually a dromedary but we took a pass as we had done this years ago in Morocco and found them very smelly and unpleasant (compared to horses).
There are many sailboats and they have some famous sailing regatta in November which is a race from here to America and is very far and takes about 2-3 weeks. This was the place where Columbus stopped on his famous voyages to ...
... can pick up local specialities like chorizo and herbs.
3. Uncover the mystery of Barranco de Guayadeque
A stone's throw away from the island's southern beaches, you'll stumble across Barranco de Guayadeque. At first glance, it looks like any other evergreen valley, but as you draw nearer you'll clock some mysterious doors in the cliffside. They lead into a labyrinth of natural and man-made caves, once used as pre-historic burial sites. Many of ...
... emerged almost organically from the mineral earth, evolving from the terrain, hinging themselves seamlessly to nature. Every home seemed to house at least one chubby dog sleeping in the sunshine.
And so my interim verdict on this delightful isle is that it is an ideal holiday destination, but the roads would drive you mad after a while, so a lovely idyllic escape but not to live and work, unless you had a chauffeur. What sealed this judgement for me was that it ...
... to it. The town was covered in Palm trees and the air temperature was 25°C. This is at current, my favourite port. The waters in Gran Canaria were very turquoise, creating the Caribbean feel. Along the quayside and throughout the town, there were many palm trees. After walking from the ship, we went to the adjacent shopping centre where there was free wifi. Thankfully it let me upload ...