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Altamar Aparthotel

3 star

in Puerto Rico (GC), Gran Canaria, Canary Islands

Perched on the hillside overlooking Puerto Rico and snuggled between two sandy beaches, you'll find the tropical paradise of ... Read More

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Altamar Aparthotel in Puerto Rico (GC), Gran Canaria, Canary Islands
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Altamar Aparthotel details

Perched on the hillside overlooking Puerto Rico and snuggled between two sandy beaches, you’ll find the tropical paradise of Altamar Aparthotel Puerto Rico. Here, guests can enjoy a warm welcome alongside stunning views over the Atlantic Ocean and a superb choice of on-site activities ideal for both couples and families.


Choose from beautifully renovated apartments with a spacious terrace or balcony overlooking the sea. The rooms are elegantly decorated and include home comforts such as a fully-equipped kitchenette. Those who fancy leaving the cooking to someone else while on holiday can choose from the bed and breakfast, half board and all-inclusive packages on offer.


Enjoy fabulous views of the bay from the on-site restaurant at the Altamar Aparthotel, where you can experience fine dining and a selection of local specialities and international favourites. The wine cellar offers a fantastic choice of wines to go with your meal and if you fancy a quick fix, then the snack bar will satisfy your every need.


You’ll be kept occupied all day long at the Altamar Aparthotel, with plenty of activities and amenities. Make a splash at one of the two main swimming pools or join in with the entertainment programme for some fun in the sun. Visit the sports complex for basketball or football, while children need look no further than the Mini Club and kid’s pool.


Encompassed in exquisite surroundings it would be easy not to leave the Altamar Aparthotel at all, but don’t forget to experience the beach and head to the Europa Shopping Centre for some retail therapy just 200 metres from the hotel. The vast shopping complex boasts shops, bars, restaurants and nightclubs galore. Within close proximity of the hotel you can also discover stunning nature parks, caves and historic old towns that complete the charm of this delightful island.


Book your holiday to Altamar Aparthotel Gran Canaria for your slice of heaven, mixed with hot sunshine, warm hospitality and amazing facilities.

Activities

  • Billiards
  • Children's playground
  • Diving
  • Entertainment staff
  • Games room
  • Golf course (within 3 km)
  • Massage
  • Snorkelling
  • Solarium
  • Table tennis

Facilities

  • Designated smoking area
  • Family rooms
  • Lift
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safety deposit box

Other facilities

  • 24-hour front desk
  • ATM/cash machine on site
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Car hire
  • Concierge service
  • Currency exchange
  • Dry cleaning
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Gift shop
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry
  • Luggage storage
  • Shuttle service (surcharge)
  • Tour desk
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Vending machine (snacks)

Food and Drink

The Hotel is booked as Self-Catering accommodation with options for Bed and Breakfast, Half Board, and All Inclusive. The fabulous Altamar restaurant is located in the terrace with fantastic views over the Bay of Amadores, and characterized by careful selection of food and beverages as well as its professional and dedicated service. In addition to its extensive culinary highlight is the careful wine cellar and abroad. There is also a wide range of soft drinks and selection of international cocktails.

All Inclusive

Meals:

  • Breakfast, Buffet, Main Restaurant, Daily: 08:00 - 10:00.
  • Lunch, Buffet, Main Restaurant, Daily: 12:00 - 14:00.
  • Snacks, Daily: 10:00 - 12:00, 14:00 - 16:00.
  • Afternoon snacks; Afternoon Tea; Coffee Break, Daily: 16:00 - 17:00.
  • Ice Cream, Daily: 11:00 - 17:00.
  • Dinner, Buffet, Main Restaurant, Daily: 18:30 - 21:30.

Drinks:

  • Locally produced Alcohol; Locally produced non Alcohol, Bar, Daily: 11:00 - 23:00.

Other Information

WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not possible).

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Puerto Rico (GC) guide

The vibrant, modern holiday resort of Puerto Rico, on the island of Gran Canaria, revels in excellent weather year-round, being situated on the island's southern tip just across the ocean from the Sahara. Puerto Rico is encircled by hills, its white-washed holiday accommodation clinging to steep cliff sides above two golden beaches. It includes three large commercial centres overflowing with shops, bars and restaurants, and is flanked by a marina packed with luxury yachts where it is possible to indulge in every kind of water sport imaginable. Puerto Rico has something for everyone: sunny corners for seekers of peace and tranquillity, or a lively venue for a family holiday.

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At a glance

  • scenery 3 stars
  • shopping 4 stars
  • family 5 stars
  • watersports 5 stars
  • cost 3 stars
  • nightlife 4 stars
  • sightseeing 3 stars
  • beach 4 stars
  • restaurants 4 stars

Activities

Puerto Rico is the perfect resort for a sporting holiday, offering numerous active diversions, not least of which are a wide range of watersports available at the marinas at each end of the bay, including windsurfing, jet skiing and banana rides. Out of the water visitors can enjoy tennis; the courts are in excellent condition and lit at night, and rackets and balls can be hired. There are squash courts at the Europa Centre and a gym in the Centro Comercial. Youngsters particularly enjoy the amusement arcades in the three shopping centres, and the mini-golf is popular. A variety of excursions are available to various attractions around the island, while for the adrenaline junkies there is paragliding, skydiving and scuba diving.

Restaurants

Like most holiday resorts on the Canary Islands, Puerto Rico has various top-rated eateries, including Caballito de Mar, Le Petit Lyonnais, Ma Bakers and El Brasero. The restaurants and fast food outlets cater for a wide range of tastes. Here you can dine on anything from fish and chips to haute cuisine. Most of the restaurants are in the Centro Comercial and those who like to dine overlooking the beach will find some good restaurants on the west side of the bay.

Nightlife

Puerto Rico is one of Gran Canaria's hottest nightspots where visitors can party the night away. Happy hour starts as early as 4pm in many bars and pubs, and the clubs don't close until around 4.30am. Popular clubs include Disco Joker and Tango. Centro Comercial is the hub of the action and where most nightspots are found.

Shopping

Puerto Rico boasts three large shopping and entertainment malls, the largest being the Centro Civico, where visitors can buy literally anything. There is everything from banks to boutiques, florists and fishmongers, and dozens of duty-free stores selling electrical goods, photographic equipment and perfume at great prices. The other two centres are Agua La Perra and Europa, and both have good selections restaurants, souvenir and beachwear shops, and at least one supermarket. Opening hours for shops and supermarkets in the centres are from 9.30am to 10pm. The largest market on the island is at Arguineguin, only 10 minutes away by taxi, and is open every Tuesday. This is a good place to test your bargaining power; hagglers should start negotiating at about half the asking price.

Negatives

Puerto Rico is built on steep cliff sides and most apartment blocks are reached via long stairways. Those with difficulty walking should ensure they find accommodation on the level. The holiday resort is full of touts and 'promotions staff' from various restaurants and shops vying for business. They can be overly insistent and should be dealt with firmly but politely. Entry into nightclubs is usually free, but drinks can be expensive.

Currency

Euro (€)
€1 = £0.80

Language

Spanish

Plug Type

Voltage: 220V 50Hz

Time Zone

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Altamar Aparthotel

3 star

in Puerto Rico (GC), Gran Canaria, Canary Islands

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