Total of people that favorited this listing
Enjoy a surf holiday in Gran Canaria, one of the best places in the world to practice this sport. During your stay, you will enjoy surfing lessons and a paddle surf experience in the sunset, as well as a party night or a barbecue. Do not hesitate to book your dream vacation on a paradise island, where you will be able to relax in the most beautiful beaches and surf in uncrowded surf spots!
Canary Wave Sports Resort is an exclusive resort oriented to athletes. This resort provides a stay experience adapted to the needs of those who want to train on the island due to its wonderful climate all year. It is also ideal for those who want to combine learning some sport with the leisure offered by the south of Gran Canaria.
The concept started from shared hosting, that is why areas like the living room, the kitchen, the outdoor terrace with gym, the garden, the pool, and the games room are common areas. Thus, all guests can share their experiences with other athletes and live in an environment that breathes sport throughout their stay.
Canary Wave Sports Resort has almost 4,000 square meters of extension and is completely private. It is located inside a fruit trees plantation of 15,000 square meters in a quiet but central location. The resort is divided into three main buildings.
The first building, structured as a luxury villa on one floor, consists of three double bedrooms and two bathrooms, plus a master bedroom suite with bathroom and dressing room. It also has a large kitchen with all appliances and utensils, as well as a large living and dining room with television and games.
In the large outdoor terrace, there is a gym with workout and stretching area, a table tennis, a half pipe, a climbing wall, a covered porch, and a terrace with a table for 18 people. The second building comprises an old shed with walls over 100 years old that has been renovated and converted into three natty, old Canarian-style apartments.
Each of these apartments has one bedroom for two people and a private bathroom. In front of the apartments is the main garden with a chill-out area for practicing yoga and relaxation techniques, as well as an area with a tightrope.
Facing the garden, you can find a large area with barbecue, a wood oven, and a covered area with a table for 18 people. On a second level, just across the garden, you find the private pool with sun beds, showers, and a haima with a massage table, where the physiotherapist is responsible for relaxing the muscles of the athletes.
Finally, at the level of the pool, you will find the games room, decorated as a cellar or pub with plenty of antiquities. Inside it, you can find several sofas, tables, and chairs surrounding a table football and a large billiards. This room also has a private bathroom.
The third building is a separate apartment with two bedrooms, two baths, living room, and kitchen. It is suitable for accommodating up to four adults with complete privacy. The resort offers three booking options that try to fit all tastes and needs.
The resort can be booked per bed in a shared room. All beds have a private locker to store personal effects. It can also be booked per private double room with private bathroom or shared bathroom. Another option is a room for six persons, which has a dressing room and a bathroom.
The resort can also be completely booked for a group of up to 22 persons, where common areas would be totally private to the group who rented the whole resort. This option is perfect for sports events, private parties, business living experiences, or any other event not exceeding 22 people staying.
During this surf camp, you will enjoy five surf lessons and one paddle surf lesson. You will also have the chance to visit some uncrowded surf spots around Gran Canaria and practice with expert instructors. Your paddle surf lessons will be taken at sunset, which will give you the opportunity to enjoy stunning views of the island. This camp is open for surfers on all levels, so everyone is welcome to join!
The resort is located just four kilometers away from the beach of Maspalomas and Playa del Inglés with its white sand dunes. In Maspalomas Lighthouse or in Playa del Inglés Peak, you will find some of the best waves of the island on a blanket of white sand, ideal for beginners and experienced surfers.
In addition, the resort runs its own surf school called Canary Wave Surf School, located 3 kilometers away from the resort, so it will offer you the best service at the best prices. In the school, you can also practice paddle surf and bodyboard.
During this surf camp, you will get to enjoy several uncrowded surf spots around Gran Canaria and relax on the pristine tropical beaches. You will always be taken to the beaches with better weather conditions and suitable to your current level.
Gran Canaria is an island located in the Atlantic Ocean, belonging to the Canary Islands, in Spain. Along with the islands of Lanzarote and Fuerteventura, it forms the province of Las Palmas, also composed of the small islands of La Graciosa, Alegranza, Montaña Clara, Roque del Este, Roque del Oeste, and Isla de Lobos.
The population of the island is around 850,000 inhabitants, positioning itself as the most densely populated island in the Canary Islands. The capital of the island, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, is the most populated city of the islands with 383,343 inhabitants.
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria is also the capital of Las Palmas Province and the Canary Islands Autonomous Community, along with Santa Cruz de Tenerife, the capital city of the neighbor island, Teneriffa.
The city, founded in 1478, was considered the only capital of the Canary Islands until the 17th century. Population centers adjacent to the capital form a metropolitan area of about 680,000 inhabitants, the first of the Canary Islands and the 8th of Spain.
The city has one of the most important ports in Spain and Europe, the Puerto de la Luz, in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. The island is one of the most important touristic destinations in Spain, with around 3.3 million tourists coming every year.
The Carnival of Las Palmas, declared a Canarian Tourist Interest Party, is one of the most important events of the island and has an important national and international projection. Since 2005, a large sector of the island and its sea border were declared a biosphere reserve by UNESCO.
Also, Gran Canaria has an important historical, cultural, and artistic heritage, among which is the Christopher Columbus Museum, the most visited museum in the Canary Islands, which commemorates the passage of the admiral through the island before his first trip to the discovery of America.
Another point of interest visited by tourists is Las Palmas Cathedral, which is considered the most important monument of the Canarian architecture. Gran Canaria offers a variety of sports activities throughout the year. Its mild climate favors water sports, surfing is becoming one of the most popular.
The islands have favorable factors for surf practice; its swell throughout the year, fantastic temperature, and constant wind, decisive for the formation of the waves on the island, make this a great destination. Gran Canaria has very popular beaches, some of which host championships at international and global level.
The best beaches for surfing at a professional level are in the north, with stronger waves and greater heights. The most outstanding beaches are the Lloret and Las Canteras, in Las Palmas; Quintanilla, in Arucas or Boquines in Moya; and the famous wave of El Frontón, where an annual world championship of bodyboard is held.
The east side is ideal for surfing when the swell comes from the east and the wind stops. When these conditions are met, the best places to surf are the beaches of Pozo Izquierdo, also called Mosca Point, the right side of El Muellito, and Playa del Hombre, in Telde.
In the south side, there are also very good waves, much safer and easier for beginners, as they are usually sandy beaches without dangerous currents. Maspalomas Lighthouse, the Pike in Playa del Inglés, San Agustín, and Arguineguín are ideal beaches for learning and having fun.
There is a sports park with a large climbing wall just 3.5 kilometers away from the resort and the oldest climbing school from the south of the island is only five kilometers away. If you are looking to climb in natural stone, there are some famous climbing routes with beautiful surroundings, such as the one located in Fataga.
Near the main entrance of the resort, you can find cycling circuits. One of the most famous routes arrives at Barranco de Ayagaures, a valley with a dam of special beauty, the round trip is about 30 kilometers. Another route known for its beauty is the path to Fataga, which is 42 kilometers round trip; it goes through emblematic villages of the island.
And for the most experienced cyclists, the route to Mogan, known as the Little Venice of the Canary Islands, is the longest, with 72 kilometers round trip. All these routes start from El Salobre or from Maspalomas, both quite close to the resort.
The resort's location is unbeatable as the best golf courts on the island are located right around. You will be close to Meloneras Golf Court, Maspalomas Golf Club, and Salobre Golf Club.
There is a prestigious equestrian center just one kilometer away far from the resort. This center is specialized in training, jumping, and dressage. It also offers horse riding excursions in nature.
The resort offers kitesurfing lessons with a support boat, because they want you to learn much faster starting directly into the sea. They have chosen Pozo Izquierdo for its wonderful weather conditions for practicing this sport and because it is only 20 minutes away from the resort. In this beach, you can also practice wakeboard.
Just at the main entrance of the resort, you can find running circuits on asphalt, dirt roads, and trails. There is a complete circuit of green paths for runners that goes along the south coast of Gran Canaria safely with no cars. This green path is only two kilometers far from the resort and can be safely accessed directly from the resort through a running-down road.
The Hawaiian sport of the moment; enjoy a tour through the south coast of the island. This course runs from 15:30 to 19:00 and is for a maximum of three persons. The course is suitable for all levels. It includes hotel transfers in an air-conditioned car, all surf materials, four hours per course, a snack, and liability insurance and accident insurance. The cost is 44 EUR per person.
Enjoy a day as a real Canarian surfer and get to know the best sandy beaches for surfing. You will use foam boards, which are very easy and fun. This course runs from 09:30 to 15:00 and is for a maximum of eight persons. The course is suitable for all levels. It includes hotel transfers in an air-conditioned car, all surf materials, four hours per course, a snack, and liability insurance and accident insurance. The cost is 44 EUR per person.
Enjoy a day as a real Canarian bodyboarder and get to know the best sandy beaches for bodyboarding. You will use foam boards, which are very easy and fun. This course runs from 09:30 to 15:00 and is for a maximum of eight persons. The course is suitable for all levels. It includes hotel transfers in an air-conditioned car, all surf materials, four hours per course, a snack, and liability insurance and accident insurance. The cost is 39 EUR per person.
Surf the best waves of the island and upgrade your level with a specialized monitor. This course runs from 15:30 to 19:00 and is for a maximum of three persons. The course is suitable for advanced level. It includes hotel transfers in an air-conditioned car, all surf materials, four hours per course, a snack, and liability insurance and accident insurance. The cost is 59 EUR per person.
The resort is located just 20 minutes away from Pozo Izquierdo Beach, known worldwide for its excellent conditions for windsurfing. Each year, this amazing beach hosts the World Championship of this sport. And for those who want to start in windsurfing, there are special classes for beginners on the closest beach to Pozo Izquierdo, Bahía de Formas, which is famous for its constant wind and suitability for learning this sport.
There are massages and beauty treatments available at the resort upon request and at an additional cost.
Please book your flight to arrive at Gran Canaria Airport (LPA). Transfer from and to this airport is available upon request.