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Address: 35100, Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Spain
Phone Number:
928-776-241

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Nearly all shops closed but has some cracking restaurants and a supermarket. Lots of car parking very quiet.

2 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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London, United Kingdom
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219 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Returned here with friends to see if it had been regenerated, but no still as dead as a do do. There are some shops and restaurants but we did not stay longer than a quick glance around. It is eerie. You might think you had landed on a film set on its day off.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Saw this centre from a distance and looked impressive but on arrival found it to be like a ghost town. 99 percent closed or about to close. Don't bother going.

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Thank robertmcrae
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19 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nearly all shops closed but has some cracking restaurants and a supermarket. Lots of car parking very quiet.

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Thank DannyAppDoncaster
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10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Few shops but a couple of good restaurants with excellent menu and good kids menu and at reasonable price waiter was great with kids and gave free ice cream and couple lollipops at end

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

We were staying near to Faro 2 so seemed reasonable to take a look around. Only a few shops and restaurants open, the rest of the place was deserted but still had the usual shopping centre musak playing which made the place even more surreal and eerie. Would be perfect for one of those Zombie scenes from a horror movie.... More 

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Barcelona, Spain
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

I expected it to be worse. Yes, for the last years it is looking like the scenario of a zombie apocalypse. Most of stores are closed and the general atmosphere is really sad. But there are some restaurants open during the day with some tourists on the terraces and it makes the shopping center look a little bit happier.

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Notts
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

This shopping centre is more than 3/4 empty. However, there are a couple of places to eat that good and prices are reasonable. There is a Hipo Dino with a good choice and good opening hours. You can also find a bike rental place here. It's a real shame the majority of the units here are empty.

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1 Thank Vaughan060
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8 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

It's so sad to seen the state of Faro2. Looks to be beyond repair, everywhere it's crumbled concrete, cracked tiles, empty shops and restaurants. There is only a few survivors left, but I can't help to wonder for how long. Visited only one of the restaurants, El Nublo (excellent food and service) and the HiperDino which is quite well stocked.... More 

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Wirral, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Such a brilliant original place not fully realised. A few restaurants good to eat at are here, a bike hire shop (I have used many times) Also a good supermarket. It needs more going on, they used to have a very good big flea market a few years ago on a Sunday, bring it back!

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1 Thank Chris D
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33 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

This centre in Faro 2 was a thriving place a few years back it now only has a few restaurants which are all great and a good supermarket...lots of people self catering making their way back out hopefully this place will thrive again someday..

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