Who is it for?
Arguineguin is a small fishing village in the south of Gran Canaria, one of the best places to stay in Gran Canaria if you don't fancy staying in the bigger resorts on the island and you are looking for a more Canarian holiday with friends or family.
Despite being classes as a small resort, Arguineguin has plenty of bars and restaurants and is only 5 minutes away in a taxi to Puerto Rico.
There are 3 main beaches in Arguineguin; Costa Alegre beach which has the natural pool, sunbathing decks and view of Mt Teide on a clear day, Las Marañuleas beach which is the main beach in the center of resort and the newly refurbished El Perchel beach.
Things to do in Arguineguin
There are plenty of things to do in Arguineguin, around the Las Marañuelas beach you will find plenty of bars and restaurants to sit down an enjoy the best weather on the island.
Check out the different shops around Arguineguin, you can find clothes, sportswear and plenty of souvenir shops around the village.
If you enjoy walking you can walk from Arguineguin to Anfi del Mar resort which is about an half an hour walk you can do the walk on the promenade on the top road or along the coast. We recommend the walk along the coast to see some not so popular beaches on the island like Patalavaca Beach.
Head the other direction from El Perchel beach and you will find yourself at the new beach path which takes you to El Perchel Beach Club and El Pajar where you can try out some of the seafood restaurants and facilities.
Best Hotels in Arguineguin
In recent years the selection of accommodation in Arguineguin has improved and now you can book an all inclusive holiday, a holiday home, hotel or a private villa. There are AirBnBs, seafront properties and places to stay right near the beach.