The 9 Best Boutique Hotels in Gran Canaria
The second most popular island of the Canary Islands – Gran Canaria – is home to an exquisite collection of luxurious and designer coastal resorts, which offer the highest standards of service and amenities. Gran Canaria has everything from pricey five star hotels to more family friendly apartments. Below is a complete guide to the top boutique hotels in Gran Canaria.
About the place:All-inclusive, Beach
The luxurious Marina Suites are situated in Puerto Rico’s yacht harbor, a peaceful site that’s only ten minutes walk from the town center. Marina Suites provides excellent service and features luxury amenities, such as spa treatment rooms, two jacuzzis, a pool with hydro-massage and a golf course for active holidaymakers. Marina Suites took inspiration from nautical themes for its interior decoration, and is well equipped with modern amenities such as comfortable double beds, air conditioning and kitchen facilities in all rooms. Many have access to open balconies and the Deluxe Suite has a bathroom with views over the sea. The Sunset Terrace offers a tempting election of refreshing cocktails with stunning views of the harbor, which will undoubtedly become your favorite place to relax.
About the place:Beach, Boutique
About the place:Remote, Relaxed, Boutique
Gloria Palace Royal Hotel & Spa is a family-friendly Gran Canaria hotel with an enormous pool, spa, a few bars and restaurants on site and a perfect seafront position on the cliffs of the Montaña de Llamadores. Playa de Amadores is known internationally as the best place where laid-back beach clubs and lively cafes can be found. Guests are welcomed to utilize Gloria Palace’s spa facilities to the maximum by ordering a hot-stone massage, which is followed by fresh fruits and juices. Available for use are a free spa circuit with Turkish baths and Finnish sauna with a temperature of 80 degrees. A nice touch to finish is the fact that Gloria Palace is environmentally conscious, as seen from their systems of watering the plants and unique design of showers and sinks to use lower levels of water.
About the place:All-inclusive, Relaxed, Beach
Situated within walking distance to the famous dunes of the Maspalomas beach, Seaside Grand Hotel Residencia is a five-star hotel that offers a convenient location among the local restaurants, shops and bars of Playa del Inglés. Built across two floors, the idea behind the hotel was to preserve the traditional Spanish colonial style. Guests are invited to indulge on delicious breakfast meals presented in buffet variety, with omelettes and waffles made to order, on a rooftop terrace amidst breathtaking views of the green palm gardens and volcanic mountains of the island, before spending the day the day chilling by the heated swimming pool or reading a book in the library on site.
About the place:Beach, All-inclusive, Relaxed
Hotel Cordial Mogan Playa is located in the south-west of Gran Canaria and is a family-friendly hotel. The hotel features traditional Canarian design, four restaurants and an easily accessible beach. Set within picturesque Mogán’s bay, the hotel offers an archaeological park on site where the ancient necropolis used to stand. Hotel staff are highly trained and dressed in classic Canarian attire; while the hotel itself is designed by the architect Emilio Ferrer.
About the place:Beach, Relaxed, Boutique, Outdoors, All-inclusive
Playa Taurito is a luxury resort on the southwest coast of Gran Canaria, which features a handful of chic hotels, among which is Hotel Paradise Lago Taurito, constructed on one of the volcanic cliffs. Among the essentials of Lago Taurito are two pools for adults and children, and a funky water park which has got an extensive range of slides, from kamikaze to a side wind slide, as well as a buffet restaurant for breakfasts, and à la carte restaurants just by the beach ideal for romantic outings in the evening. For after-dinner entertainment, stay at the bar to see a charming live music performance.
Located directly on filled with tourists Playa del Inglés, The Bohemia Suites & Spa Hotel boasts having an unbeatable location. This adult only hotel is inviting their guests to explore their spa treatments executed by Thai professionals, or opt instead for for an active work out at the gym. The restaurant is located on the 8th floor, and guests can enjoy 360º views of the mountains, sand beaches and ocean, while tasting savory Canarian specialty dishes. All rooms at the Bohemia Suites & Spa feature furnished balconies with perfect views on the island outside, and modern interiors including king’size beds, flat screen TV and Apple computers, all designed by Pia Schmid.
About the place:Romantic, Relaxed, Beach, All-inclusive
Located in the heart of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Hotel Santa Catalina is built alongside the marina, and features a fully-equipped spa facilities and a restaurant. Additionally, guests will be pleased with the indoor and outdoor pools and a health club on site. There are 202 rooms at Santa Catalina which features a standard complex of essential amenities and pleasant touches such as bathrobes and slippers, along with 24-hour room service. Breakfasts are buffet style and have a plenty of choice from all kinds of ingredients.