Big Fish Las Palmas Hostel
Our brand-new hostel is on Playa de Las Canteras beach in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria.
We’re just 20 metres from the ocean. Everything is walking distance from here – surf, beach, the bus station, the port, good food, local bars, music clubs and the historic Old Town.
Enjoy our friendly and relaxed atmosphere in the common room/kitchen or on the rooftop terrace with sea view.
We offer super-cheap rental of mountain bikes, kayaks and wetsuits/body boards/beginner surfboards.
Our friendly staff host tapas evenings and BBQs. There's also a fully equipped kitchen, free coffee and tea, free towels, free snorkel sets and free WiFi.
Discover sports and sightseeing activities in Las Palmas and around the island, such as windsurfing, diving, snorkeling, sailing, biking, hiking, climbing, camel riding and more.
Swim in the ocean, live the never ending summer on this vibrant sub-tropical island of Spain! Life, sunshine and Cactus Park! This is a backpacker and family-friendly hostel.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 hour reception
- Bicycle hire
- Common Room
- Games Room
- Hot Showers
- Internet Access
- Laundry Facilities
- No Curfew
- Outdoor Terrace
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Vending Machines
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 2 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
Must-Read Hostel InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
We have a 48hr cancellation policy.
Payment is due upon arrival in cash only, please.
Breakfast is not included.
This is a non-smoking premises.
We have a quiet policy after 11pm.
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From Santa Catalina Park
The park is 150m from Santa Catalina Bus Station and about 500m from the hostel. Once at Santa Catalina Park, walk west towards Playa de Las Canteras, take the middle street from the park - it is called Calle Ripoche -, walk to the end of the street, turn right and immediately left, that\'s our street - Calle Sargento Llagas. Keep walking in the direction of the beach and when you are almost at the sea, on the right side you will find number 34 - Big Fish!
From the airport to Santa Catalina Busstation: Take Global Bus number 60 to Las Palmas - Santa Catalina Park. Bus times: tinyurl.com/99lqlr4 (only every second no. 60 bus goes all the way to Santa Catalina Station. Every other one ends at San Telmo, from where you can take the local busses 1, 12 and 13 to Santa Catalina). Ticket prices: Global bus €2.95; local bus €1,30 (10-journey ticket € 7,50).
At night No. 60 buses leave the airport every hour from 21:05 to 1:05, then at 2:30. Night buses end at San Telmo, from where at least one No. 1 bus leaves per hour for Santa Catalina all night long. As of 6:15 buses leave half-hourly all day long.
The ferry port is walking distance from Santa Catalina Park. The park is 200m west of the large shopping centre El Muelle.
Las Canteras beach is one of the most popular beaches of Gran Canaria. Big Fish Las Palmas Hostel located just in the center of this franatic sandy beach, close to the surfing paradise and sport beach of the city. The wildlife of the Atlantic Ocean is unique in this area thanks to the surrounding reefs. Las Canteras district is famous of its party life, bars and restaurants. From Pl. Santa Catalina you can easily reach the old town and get to the southern, northern and inner part of the Island.