Riu Don Miguel Hotel

If you’re looking for a hotel that’s right in the thick of things, choose Hotel Riu Don Miguel. It’s right on the main party boulevard, with the beach just a 20-minute walk away -or you can hop on the courtesy bus and save your energy for some watersport action. The hotel has a modern feel, and the pool is at the heart of life. It’s surrounded by smart decking with a Mardi Gras purple colour scheme.

Overview of Playa del Ingles

Playa del Ingles is one of Gran Canaria’s oldest party resorts and has been attracting holidaymakers since the 1960s. It’s also home to some truly glorious beaches with 3km of golden sand lined with first-rate bars, pubs and shops. What’s more, Playa del Ingles sits near water parks and sport centres, making it a wonderful holiday spot on Gran Canaria’s south coast. Holidays to Gran Canaria are all about the beach and nightlife. Dubbed ‘Englishman’s Beach’, it’s a big hit with British holidaymakers and enjoys some of the most diverse nightlife in the Canary Islands. But its daytime activities make it a sure-fire family favourite, too.

Things to do in Playa del Ingles

Stay at Hotel Riu Don Miguel and you’ll be near 12 shopping centres for a quick fix of duty-free gadgets or designer handbags. Many of the centres have plenty of bars and pubs which liven up when evening falls. If you’re holidaying with the kids, head to Aqualand. This awesome water park is bursting with brightly-coloured kids’ zones, a lazy river and adrenaline-fuelled slides. Youngsters will love the Polynesia splash park, especially the snake-like spirals of the Anaconda raft ride. Full of fun and sun, famous Playa del Ingles is a huge hit with everyone who likes things energetic.


Resort Summary

Nicknamed the ‘Englishman’s Beach’, this seaside resort, on the south coast of Gran Canaria, lies adjacent to the nearby Canarian towns of San Agustin, Maspalomas and Sonnenland. A destination for party-goers and adventure seekers alike, it’s a great getaway for those who enjoy sun-soaked days followed by long nights of entertainment and dancing.

Natural attractions and historic architecture are few and far between – the main attraction here is the magnificent long-stretching beach and all-night long entertainment.

Hotels and restaurants line the coastline in Playa del Ingles. Expect a warm welcome at Gold by Marina and breath-taking views at The Bohemia – both winners at the Travellers’ Choice Awards 2015.