Nestled between steep volcanic valleys, the purpose-built resort of Puerto Rico on Gran Canarias southwest coast is a year-round haven for tourists seeking a bit of sunshine. Fun-loving and filled to bursting with shopping complexes, bars, restaurants, and whitewashed high-rise hotels, Puerto Rico has a real contemporary feel.
The heart of the action surrounds the ‘Centro Commercial Puerto Rico’. This 2-storey complex overlooking the marina boasts over 100 shops, restaurants and bars. The resorts only night club ‘Joker’ resides here too, open ‘til 7 am, 365 days of the year!
If you like to take things easy when abroad, Puerto Rico has a choice of 2 spectacular beaches where you can kick back, relax and simply enjoy the fantastic Canarian weather.
The main beach is the crescent-shaped bay of Puerto Rico. Backed by tropical gardens and public swimming pools, this delightful beach is favoured by families, whereas blue-flag award-winning Amadores beach to the north of Puerto Rico is an 800km stretch of heavenly white sand where a floating soft play adventure park takes pride of place!