The recently renovated Riu Club Gran Canaria is a part of Riu chain which owns all-inclusive resorts across many countries. This all-inclusive, half-board resort in Gran Canaria, Spain is a perfect destination for families, couples, groups and individuals.
Spread across 639 guest rooms, the resort features accommodations varying from double and triple rooms to family rooms and suites. All the rooms are fitted with standard amenities such as telephone, hairdryer, mini refrigerator, satellite TV, in-room safe, chargeable WiFi, etc. Superior rooms offer more facilities. WiFi is free in some public areas. The resort was renovated in 2013 and the rooms are decorated with warm and soothing colours having air conditioning and ceiling fans.
Food, Drink and Entertainment
The buffet restaurant serves local and international cuisines for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Live buffet and show cooking can be enjoyed at Las Dunas and El Patio (dinner only). These two a la carte restaurants also offer themed buffet twice a week. Asian restaurant Kaori serves Canarian cuisine and themed dinners occasionally but is strictly reservation based. The a la carte restaurants are located near swimming pool and offer select alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages along with meals.
Sports, Games and Entertainment
The resort offers many recreational activities including three outdoor swimming pools, aqua gym, table tennis, aerobics, darts, airgun shooting, multi-purpose court, steam and whirlpool bath and water slides for children. In addition, the resort also organizes entertainment programme for guests of all ages. RiuArt organises special entertainment activities six times a week for children. There are evening shows with live music where you can unwind and enjoy. Apart from these on-site activities, scuba, snorkelling or diving on the nearby beaches, two 18-hole and mini golf courses, bowling, squashing, etc are also available in the vicinity. All the required equipment can be rented at the local shops.
Riu Club Gran Canaria is about 37 km away from the airport. There are cafes, bars, restaurants and sushi places in the surroundings along with many shopping centres, museums and theatres. The nearest beach is about 1.5 km while the famous Playa del Inglés is about 7 km from the resort. Yumbo Centrum is 5 km from the resort where you can buy branded as well as local goods.
Distance from beach: 1.5 km
Time to Beach (walking): 10 minute
Distance to Shops and Restaurants: 200 metres
Time to Shops and Restaurants (walking): 1 minute