Calm waters ideal for children

Playa Taurito is on the south west coast of Gran Canaria and is a purpose built resort. The man made beach nestles between two cliffs, ensuring a sheltered bathing area. The calm waters are ideal for children and the bars, cafes and small shops nearby cater for all your basic needs.

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Where life revolves around the beach and lido

Playa Taurito has a Lido adjacent to the beach, with a lagoon style pool, swaying palm trees, bars with terraces, and landscaped gardens, an ideal change of scenery but just as tranquil as the beach. It’s no wonder many young families and couples head to holiday in Playa Taurito year after year.

Currency: Euro

Language: Spanish

Time Difference: GMT -0

Religion: Roman Catholic

Laid back and tranquil

Water sports are available in the bay with water skiing, jet skiing and parascending all competing for your attention. Scuba diving is extremely popular in Playa Taurito with expert tuition available and a coastline that’s home to some stunning marine life and fascinating shipwrecks ensuring many water sports enthusiasts holiday in Playa Taurito. Take a sailing excursion around the island and explore the hidden coves along the rugged coastline, or hire a jeep to see the island from dry land. There is plenty of adventure to be had with holidays in Playa Taurito. Book your last minute holiday to Playa Taurito here at

Places to Visit

Sioux City

– Step right into your very own Wild West adventure at Sioux City with cowboy shoot outs, cattle ranching, bank raiding bandits, knife throwing displays and more. Visit on a Friday evening and you’ll also be treated to a Wild West themed barbeque.


– If its family fun you’re looking for then Aqualand is a great day out, for adrenalin fun there is the kamikaze, Black hole, Twister, boomerang, super slalom amongst many other exciting slides. A kidzworld were the children have their very own water playground with slides and chutes, and for those just wanting to relax take a dip into one of the jacuzzi’s there really is something for everyone.