GPS Coordinates: Latitude 28° 8'31.46"N Longitude 15°25'48.92"W
Travellers will be surprised with all Las Palmas has to offer. As the capital of Gran Canaria, this vibrant city holds the main features that define its culture and modern lifestyle. From typical architecture, museums and traditional gastronomy to sunny beaches, endless shops and an upbeat nightlife, you will find that Las Palmas is all about urban entertainment.
Situated near the city’s main attractions, the exclusive location of the AC Hotel Gran Canaria will be advantageous for sightseers and enthused travellers. Just outside the hotel, guests will be greeted by the Parque Santa Catalina. Regarded as a major hot-spot in the city, this lively square is home to some of the best restaurants, bars and exciting night scenes in Las Palmas.
The Playa de las Canteras is one of the most cherished beaches in the area and is highly reputed for its lagoon-like waters and soft, golden sand. Luckily for guests, this beach is just a quick stroll away from the hotel near the historically acclaimed sea-port, Puerto de la Luz. The peninsular fishing village of La Isleta is also within easy reach and is a great place for day-trippers to explore during their stay.
Distinguished for its vast commercial character, passionate shoppers will love the fashionable atmosphere of Las Palmas. Besides the Calle Triana, the city’s most popular shopping street, the El Muelle shopping centre and Corte Inglés are certainly worth a visit.
West of the AC Hotel Gran Canaria, guests will find the esteemed Alfredo Kraus Auditorium, a significant cultural venue in Las Palmas. For more pleasurable moments imbued in culture, make sure to stop by some of the many museums this city possesses.
Guests will find the Gran Canaria Airport just a 20-minute drive away from the hotel.