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Well worth a visit

Stayed in Melenara for a week. This small town has everything you need also it is an ideal base to... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2018
Carmarthen, United Kingdom
via mobile
Unexpected beauty

Sweet nice village, with the dark send beach, cristal clear water and nice restaurants. It has a... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2018
Belgrade, Serbia
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“family beach”(2 reviews)
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Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Stayed in Melenara for a week. This small town has everything you need also it is an ideal base to discover the rest of Gran Canaria. The beach is black sand and the water is crystal clear ideal for snorkelling. The beach is spotless and...More

4  Thank paulemms28
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Sweet nice village, with the dark send beach, cristal clear water and nice restaurants. It has a special energy. Worth of trying.

2  Thank gaia-jr
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our stay at Melenara Beach! It is very well organised clean beach with plenty views to see. Car park is mainly free, good restaurants and cafeterias.

2  Thank Syl K
Reviewed 26 December 2017

Late morning only one cafe open,uncomfortably empty and not very attractive.It was November though.Maybe a fan of black beaches visiting on a hot summer afternoon would love it,but afraid it left us cold.

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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

We are staying in Valsequillo and wanted a beach close by without the long drive to the usual suspects. Admittedly it was 3 days before xmas but the beach was quiet clean and well covered by life guards. We spent a very relaxing afternoon there....More

1  Thank Matthew D
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Wow what a fantastic beach, the location is so easy to find and ample free parking. The beach is very clean and has great bars/restaurants surrounding it and very clean toilets and wash of areas, wish the beaches were the same in the 🇬🇧

5  Thank Wozzer75
Reviewed 12 August 2017

...worth a visit for a nice relaxing family day on the beach away from noise and hustle of tourist spots. Decent sized beach for a small town so never gets too busy. Professional, vigilant and friendly lifeguard service. Enough restaurants on the promenade to enjoy...More

2  Thank David J
Reviewed 10 August 2017

This place close to airport and not far from Las Palmas offers a nice beach and without the noise and crowds of the big resorts south on the island. Some nice eating places as well

3  Thank Btorp
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

A great beach to meet the locals and experience the local culture. A fairly quiet beach, as not many tourists use it. There are a range of shops and restaurants around the beach and walks are available to with stunning sea views. The sea is...More

4  Thank Ewok02
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

A very beautiful family beach where you find mostly locals enjoying it as well as a couple of tourists or relatives of local people. Every time I go I find it very relaxing so I would recommend it especially for those who prefer local places...More

5  Thank georgegrt
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5 February 2018|
Response from migueljorge1 | Reviewed this property |
If you do not have a car by bus. For example: If you come from the Las Palmas de Gran Canaria you have to catch two bus. Number 80 (global company) and then the bus of Melenara.
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