The apartment building is located right in the beach walk and in front of a stairway leading to the beach. Around the apartment you can find plenty of restaurants. The apartment is just a 10 minute walk from Las Palmas 'Mercado Central' , local market where you can shop specially for daily local fruits (banana, papayo, avocado, manga) , fish, local cheese . There are also several shopping areas around and El Corte Ingles deparment store
Las Palmas has a good bus service (buses are called Guaguas instead bus or autobus of the term used in the mainland). But there are many Taxisat all hours with affordable fares, making them a good alternative for short distances.
Same day visits
The Santa Catalina bus station is 15 minutes walk from the apartment. From there you can take a Bus to
Jardín Canario Botanic Garden
from Mesa y Lopez you can also reach Arucas or Galdar
In near by Santa Catalina park , Fred Olsen Ferries take you to Tenerife. The bus leaves from Santa Catalina to the Agaete Ferry station (50 minutes away) and from there 90 minutes fast ferry to Tenerife.
Surf . Kite Surf and stand up paddle surf
Same great schools in the Cices area of the beach (10 minutes from the apartment). With high tide surf and body board right in front of the apartment. Affordable classes and board rental.
www.ccelmuelle.es 1km - Cruiser Pier Santa Catalina
www.cclasarenas.com 1km - is at the end of Las Canteras Beach walk
Mesa y Lopez Shopping area, Corte Ingles, 800m
Triana Boutiques 5Km good bus service
Carnival in Las Palmas
Is not Rio .. but almost!!! The apartment lies just 800 meters from Santa Catalina Park, considered the heart of the carnival and where the impressive stage is set up.The apartment area remains quiet during the carnival days.
Live Music and theater
Every weekend Playa Viva in Las Canteras beach, don't miss the live concerts on the beachfront.
Canary Island internationally recognized Music festival
In summer don't miss the Theater and Dance outdoor festival in near by Santa Catalina park. Very affordable.
Music auditorium, impresive building at the end of Las Canteras beach