Playa del Inglés Beach


Playa del Inglés Beach Vacation & Travel Guide

Playa del Inglés in Spain is a long beach of sand, cliffs, and palm trees. The beach is long and sandy and is a popular tourist destination.

Playa del Inglés is a beach resort located in Gran Canaria. The beach is famous for its white sand and rock formations.

Playa del Inglés is a popular tourist resort on the island of Gran Canaria, whose name is translated from Spanish as “the beach of the English”. It is part of the municipality of San Bartolomé de Tirajana. The resident population of the resort is about 7.5 thousand people.

A short distance from Playa del Inglés, there is the Aqualand water park and several other tourist attractions. And in the resort itself, you can explore the Church of San Salvador and stroll along the pedestrian promenade Paseo Costa Canaria, teeming with tropical plants and luxurious villas. The promenade connects Playa de las Burras in the east with the Maspalomas dunes.

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Beach infrastructure

Beach Loungers


There are usually quite a few people on the Playa del Inglés from November to March.

Playa del Inglés Beach Weather

Playa del Inglés lies 45 m above sea level Playa del Inglés has a desert climate. During the year, there is practically no rainfall in Playa del Inglés. The Köppen-Geiger climate classification is BWh. The average annual temperature in Playa del Inglés is 20.6 ° C. 151 mm – average annual rainfall.

The driest month is June. There is 0 mm of precipitation in June. Most of the precipitation here falls in December, averaging 36 mm |

The warmest month of the year is August, with an average temperature of 24.1 ° C. January is the coldest month, with temperatures averaging 17.5 ° C.

Air and water temperature

From May to November the air temperature at Playa del Inglés is perfect for sunbathing.

The swimming season at Playa del Inglés occurs from August to October, when the water is warm and comfortable for swimming.

Average Monthly Rainy Days

Playa del Inglés rarely experiences rain from May to September. Generally, the weather is good.

Sports on the Beach



Equipment for rent


Equipment for rent


Equipment for rent

How to get to the Playa del Inglés

By bus

From Shopping Center Plaza Maspalomas station, take bus 66. The journey takes 26 minutes. The fare is 3–5 EUR. Distance 29 km.

By taxi

Take a taxi for 21 minutes from Playa del Inglés to Las Palmas Airport (LPA). Distance 32 km. Taxi cost approximately 25-30 EUR

By car

It is 21 minutes by car alone. The distance between Playa Del Ingles Spain and Las Palmas Airport (lpa) is 32 km. You will spend 3 liters of petrol worth about € 3.9.

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