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Castillo De Sol Apartments

2 star

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

Castillo De Sol Apartments are situated on a hill on the south-west coast of Gran Canaria at Puerto Rico, ... Read More

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Castillo De Sol Apartments in Puerto Rico (GC), Gran Canaria, Canary Islands
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Castillo De Sol Apartments details

Castillo De Sol Apartments are situated on a hill on the south-west coast of Gran Canaria at Puerto Rico, a popular resort of the Spanish Canary Islands and provides an affordable base from which to enjoy the resort attractions. Castillo De Sol Apartments offer a choice of 87 one-bedroom self-catering apartments spread over 8 floors, equipped for up to 3 people, with views of the Atlantic Ocean, the pool or Puerto Rico resort. Young singles, couples and families will appreciate the pool and sun terrace, restaurant and poolside snack bar, and supervised daytime activities and evening entertainment provided on a regular basis for most of the week. For good value accommodation at Puerto Rico on Gran Canaria, book into the Castillo De Sol Apartments for some Spanish sun, relaxation and fun in the Canary Islands.

 

Activities

Swimming pool, sun terrace with loungers and parasols, supervised activities 5 days a week includes water polo, aqua gym and table tennis. Beach water sports; and there is a nearby water park and a golf course 10km away.

 

Children

Children's pool section in main pool and supervised activities includes children.

 

Food and Drink

Self-catering apartments. Main buffet restaurant offers traditional Spanish dishes for breakfast and evening dinner; a Pool snack bar (open 9am) serves a variety of refreshments and light fare; and there is varied evening entertainment on the pool bar terrace.

 

Other Information

800m from the lovely Puerto Rico beach offering wide range of water sports and 300m from the resort centre with a good variety of bars, restaurants, shops and nightlife. Bus stops 100m away.

Reception Services (open 9am), housekeeping, currency exchange, WiFi and internet access, telephone and fax service, mail service, tourism information, car hire, coin-operated wash/dry machine, safe boxes for hire, a mini market open 12 hours daily, and free parking available.

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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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Castillo De Sol Apartments

2 star

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

Castillo De Sol Apartments are situated on a hill on the south-west coast of Gran Canaria at Puerto Rico, ... Read More

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Trip Advisor Rating: 4.0 out of 5 245 reviews
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