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Great landmark - worth visiting here

We visted here, on Thursday 27th September, El Faro is situated at the southern end of the island... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
David D
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Devon, United Kingdom
Good sight

Lovely looking lighthouse and very useful as a landmark if you happen to wander from your path, if... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Iaon1967
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Ferndown, United Kingdom
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All reviews sand sculptures light house focal point nice lighthouse sea front lovely area shops and restaurants up market lovely walk watch the world worth a visit nature reserve shopping centre lovely beach gran canaria landmark promenade
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Right on beach , playa de Maspolmas. Impressive, Very high beacon , basic cement style , little colour. Not sure if you could go into the lower building.

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visted here, on Thursday 27th September, El Faro is situated at the southern end of the island of Gran Canaria, at one end of Maspalomas beach, next to the famous Dunas. There are a number of resturants, bars and cafes in the area, definitely...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely looking lighthouse and very useful as a landmark if you happen to wander from your path, if you know what I mean.

Thank Iaon1967
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

El Faro is interesting place with nice view, near of Dunas, you can have a beautiful photo with a see view and relaxing walk at promenade.

Thank Karin B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a lovely bit of the resort to visit. There are plenty of up-market shops and restaurants to visit. That said, the restaurants can be more expensive but no better than others I have visited in cheaper parts of the resort but it's still...More

Thank Bass30
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visible for miles around, the Faro (lighthouse) can be considered the centre of Maspalomas. It is the main location for local Taxis and is adjacent to the promenade.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went here every time we went to faro .the meals are great .the children enjoyed there meals and special there ice creams .good value for money .the people make u welcome

Thank freda s
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

A great place for a night time stroll along the sea front, with loads of decent shops if you wish to buy anything from designer to bargin basement good restaurants and bars to eat and drink a must if in Maspalomas

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Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

It’s been a long time since we last came here there’s a lot more lush apartments being built and some amazing views and there’s some great shops and restaurants A definite must

Thank Andyachin
Reviewed 4 September 2018

If you are as beach addicted as me you gonna like this area:) There are nice beaches next to dunes on the left side of Faro Maspalomas. All clean, water is pure blue and warm - much warmer then on the noth coast. On the...More

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You can yes. Sorry cannot be more helpful and say from where but there were a number of people in rented mobility scooters. Even the limo type double seater ones! 🤣
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