Costa Alegre Beach

Costa Alegre Beach Arguineguin Gran Canaria

The beautiful Costa Alegre beach in Arguineguin has a natural pool and is great for a family beach day in Gran Canaria. This area has been always been known as Costa Alegre by islanders, but some tourists call it La Lajilla beach like the apartments or even Dorado Beach after the nearby hotel. In 2020 … Read more

Promenade Renovation

Promenade Renovation Arguineguin

The promenade renovation was finally complete as of 26th May 2018. This pathway runs alongside the GC500 from Arguineguin to Patalavaca and it looks so much better. The floor has been completely redone including the underneath support structure as have the safety railings and walls. The new and improved paseo marítimo has solar powered lights … Read more


Arguineguin Church

There are several churches and places of worship in Arguineguin depending on your faith. The Catholic church Iglesia de la Nuestra Señora de Arguineguin underwent a much needed refurbishment in 2012, including the main square (Plaza Perez Galdos) in front of the church. Plaza Perez Galdos which has a children’s play park and benches is … Read more

Happy Shopping

Happy Shopping Arguineguin Gran Canaria

If you like shopping in Gran Canaria or in general, then you will love Happy Shopping in Arguineguin. Happy Shopping is a discount store that sells almost everything that you could need from clothing to DIY and paint supplies. Sunglasses are cheaply priced the front of the shop is dedicated to shoes and clothing. Handy … Read more


Arguineguin Market Gran Canaria

It may surprise you that there is more than one market in Arguineguin, which is great if you are looking for a bargain, local produce or handcrafts. Markets tend to start from 8-9am and are packing up by 1-2pm so make sure to arrive early. Arguineguin Market – Every Tuesday The main Arguineguin market is … Read more

Restaurante Los Canarios 1

Restaurante Los Canarios 1 Arguineguin Gran Canaria

Restaurante Los Canarios 1 has been recommended for years by tour operators and repeat visitors to Arguineguin. If you are looking for some delicious, traditional Spanish food, fish and grilled meats in a unique place then be sure to try it out. Los Canarios 1 is quite the hidden gem, cozily located in the residential … Read more

Snack Bar Yong

Snack Bar Yong Arguineguin

Snack Bar Yong is right in the heart of Arguineguin. If you enjoy people watching, then you will like the street style seating as you enjoy drinks or tasty food. You can get a variety of different foods at Snack Bar Yong including really great coffee and English breakfasts or even sardines if you fancy. … Read more

Restaurante Pizzeria Ciao

Restaurante Pizzaria Ciao Arguineguin Gran Canaria

If you are looking for the perfect sea view al fresco in Arguineguin then head to Restaurante Pizzeria Ciao. You can find it in Centro Recreativo Puesta de Sol, on the promenade next door to the Norwegian Church Sjømannskirken. Ciao has recently undergone a refurbishment and their outdoor seating is the perfect place to watch … Read more

Den Danske Bager Arguineguin

Den Danske Bager Arguineguin Gran Canaria

Den Danske Bager Arguineguin, is a sweet little Danish bakery or Boutique del Pan located in the Ancora Shopping Center. You will find it near the entrance closest to the back of the car park and straight up. Whenever I go there I am totally spoiled for choice. The apple strudels are massive and great … Read more

Fiestas del Carmen

Fiestas del Carmen Arguineguin Boat Procession

Every July, Arguineguin celebrates the Fiestas del Carmen. There are plenty of activities to join in with such as the huge water fight parade through the streets known as Bajada de la Rama or the free outdoor concerts, boat procession and markets. Fiestas del Carmen 2022 dates for Arguineguin are 8th – 17th July. After … Read more