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Pleasant walk from Las Playitas to Gran Tarajal

Walked over the hills from Las Playitas Hotel to Gran Tarajal and had coffee on the promenade which... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Lovely beach

Really nice place to spend a day. Two play parks, lots of restaurants and cafes on the beach front... read more

Reviewed August 1, 2018
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Av. Paco Hierro, 3, 35620 Gran Tarajal, Tuineje, Fuerteventura, Spain
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All reviews nice beach black sand couple of hours pizza beach front bars and restaurants well worth a visit town evening locals sea harbour south wind murals fuerteventura facilities
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Walked over the hills from Las Playitas Hotel to Gran Tarajal and had coffee on the promenade which was much cheaper than at the hotel!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank holidayhelen291
Reviewed February 13, 2019

We were doing a four week tour of Fuerteventura and just called here for a coffee on way to Costa Calma. We loved this town and stayed for the rest of the day, returning 3 more times. It was lovely to feel we were in...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed February 4, 2019 via mobile

A drive out today to the south of this fantastic island . We took in Gran Tarajal and loved it. Set in a bay with a huge beach, sheltered by cliffs to the north and harbour walls to the south, this beautiful small town was...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Norman1704
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

The beach in gran Tarajal is small and black fine clean sand, the water is very veal and fresh and you have a nice promenade along with different restaurants, caffé, pizza and ice creams, even small mini markets very close, so you don’t have to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Alfa C
Reviewed September 30, 2018

Playa De Gran Tarajal is probably our joint-favourite beach on Fuerteventura (with Grandes Playas in Corralejo) Although the sand is dark and gritty it's pleasant to walk on. You'll need to bring your own shelter as there are no loungers or parasols. The sea is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
4  Thank JazzJPH
Reviewed August 19, 2018

Gran Tarajal is a picturesque town, part industrial, part quaint, typical mediterranean in appearance. We parked up in a large car park for free and walked to the beach in about 10 minutes. The sand is very black so it gets very hot so you...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank 857beverlyw
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

Really nice place to spend a day. Two play parks, lots of restaurants and cafes on the beach front. The beach is grey sand but really soft and the sea is warm.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank RebeccaE394
Reviewed July 14, 2018

Quite a small beach with black sand Nothing else that’s it really No sunbeds so need a towel Does have a kiosk selling drinks and lollies

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank sainsy
Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

This was a new place for us to visit. Lovely beach and a nice long frontage to walk. Plenty of places to get coffee and eat. There was a small children’s band playing in the square when we were there. Search out the murals that...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Lizzie0909
Reviewed April 30, 2018

Recently stayed here for 1 week.We found Gran Tarajal to be a very small and quiet resort.There are places to eat on the front opposite the beach but not much variety.The town as a few cafe bars and only a few shops. We had to...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank robertF7622ZF
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November 25, 2017|
Response from Alistair P | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend a car if you intend to travel. Main roads are excellent. Use Cicar. We used and they were perfect. If you wantvto explore more remote parts such as certain beaches organised trips are good. If you stay in... More
July 16, 2016|
Response from NomadicTraveller7 | Reviewed this property |
It is a little complicated as not all buses going from Puerto Rosario stop at the airport. You may need to take the bus from the airport to Puerto Rosario and then on to Gran Tajaral. The bus No 1 to Gran Tajaral goes... More
May 25, 2016|
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Response from NomadicTraveller7 | Reviewed this property |
One of the responses captures it well - Gran Tarajal is a lovely town where you will not find the typical tourist shops and karaoke bars. It has some great restaurants, bars and cafes on the promenade which you can sit at... More