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Seaside Grand Hotel Resdiencia - Luxury holidays to Gran Canaria

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  • About this holiday

    In the seaside resort of Maspalomas in southern Gran Canaria, Seaside Grand Hotel Residencia offers unrivalled hospitality, earning it the highest recognition with the five star GL qualification. A luxury resort in Gran Canaria, its facilities include an outdoor pool, a well-equipped spa, a restaurant and two bars. There are also various sporting facilities to make the most of at the nearby sister hotel, Palm Beach.

    The journey and how you get there

    Complimentary

    Welcome gift of water and fruit on arrival, DVD selction in-room and free daily newspaper.

    Included in your holiday

    Expressions Holidays includes scheduled flights with British Airways London Heathrow to Gran Canaria, private transfers and bed and breakfast accommodation.

    Holiday prices

    Sample prices for Seaside Grand Hotel Residencia are per person based on two people sharing a Land View Room.
    From £1930 per person for 7 nights.
    The prices displayed here are a guide only for this hotel and each holiday price will be tailor-made at the time of booking to reflect the actual flight costs and all up-to-date special offers.

    Hotel code

    EXH1628

    Our opinion

    An elegant 5-star hotel with excellent standards of hospitality, comfort and luxury.

    Hotel description

    In the seaside resort of Maspalomas in southern Gran Canaria, Seaside Grand Hotel Residencia offers unrivalled hospitality, earnng it the highest recognition as a five star GL hotel. With the Dunes of Maspalomas close by and within walking distance of the vast beach where the dunes meet the sea, the location is brilliant for couples looking to unwind and enjoy the landscape. The hotel is just set back from the shoreline, where its remarkable architecture languishes in stunning surrounds, characterised by a distinct Spanish-colonial style. Built around the centrepiece of a beautifully landscaped pool area with a freeform saltwater swimming pool, the resort buildings comprise numerous two-storey villas. With gently-sloped terracotta roofing and balconies adorned with vibrant flower blossom, such architecture is overshadowed by exotic palm trees. This area is reminiscent of an oasis within the desert-like environment of the dunes nearby. The interior design at Seaside Grand Hotel Residencia is styled by French architect Alberto Pinto and shows a tasteful, Spanish theme that is at once refined and characterful. This continues into the 94 guestroom and suites, which manage a balance between home-style comfort and exuberant luxury. As the only resort on Gran Canaria that’s a member of the Leading Hotels of the World group, Seaside Grand Hotel Residencia owes this success to the outstanding level of service and luxury on offer. Nowhere is this seen more than in the dining service. The restaurant, split between an elegant dining room and an outdoor terrace with fabulous dune and mountain views, serves traditional specialities and international dishes prepared by prestigious chefs. On two nights a week a barbeque buffet makes the most of fresh meats and seafood, while a cross-dining experience means you can dine at nearby sister hotel Seaside Palm Beach. By day there is also a pool bar serving fresh tapas, while the sophisticated Piano Bar offers beverages in a setting that recalls the style of a bygone era. Pastime facilities range from various activities such as golf and tennis, while true serenity can be achieved in the well-equipped Wellness and Spa Centre. 

    Location

    Maspalomas, Gran Canaria

    Official star rating

    5 deluxe

    Annual opening

    All year

    Distance from airport

    Gran Canaria Airport, 21 miles

    Closest airport

    Gran Canaria Airport

    Room types

    Seaside Grand Hotel Residencia offers 94 rooms and suites with air conditioning, flat screen TV, DVD player, kettle, minibar or fridge, coffee and tea facilities, safe, bathtub, hairdryer, telephone. A welcome gift of fruit, water and a newspaper is included.
    Standard Land View - Double Room
    Superior Dunes Side or Garden View - Double Room
    Deluxe Pool View - Double Room
    Junior Suite - with garden or pool view (maximum occupancy of three adults)
    Master Suite - with garden or pool view
    President Suite - with garden view and access to own garden. Available with one or two bedrooms

    Hotel facilities and services

    Restaurant, Piano bar, Pool bar, Spa with heated saltwater pool, sauna, steam bath, salt cave, multi-sensory showers and ice fountain, Outdoor fitness area, Aqua spinning and Aqua aerobics.

    Water sports

    Aqua aerobics

    Land sports

    Open-air gym, 7 Golf courses, Tennis, Shuffleboard, Table tennis, Darts, Tai Chi, and Yoga at Hotel Palm Beach.

    Out and aboutnearby/local interest

    Maspalomas, Dunas de Maspalomas, Playa de Maspalomas, the Moonlight Cinema, Botanical Park of Maspalomas, Palmitos animal park, the harbour of Pasito Blanco, Playa de San Agustin, Campo del Golf de Maspalomas. It is about 45 minutes’ drive to Las Palmas de Gran Canaria in the north of the island.

    Sports nearby

    Water skiing, Cycling, Hiking.

    Children

    The hotel is not suitable for children under 16 years due to the height of the balconies.

    Minimum stays

    Minimum stay required. No arrivals or departures on Tuesdays or Thursdays in November 2019.

    Other information

    Golf, honeymoon and spa packages are available on request.

    Please note: No arrivals or depatures are possible on Tuesdays or Thursdays during periods 01.11.2018-30.11.2018 and 23.12.2018-23.04.2019.

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