The hotel Escorial is situated in Playa del Ingles, to the south of the Island of Gran Canaria.
Playa del Ingles is the best zone of the island of Great Canary for the tourism. This is due to the great day and night animation (night-life) in the multiple commercial centers that exist.
Rubbing San Agustín’s beach in the eastern part and the beach of Maspalomas in the western part, 3 kilometres from Playa del Ingles are, probably the most famous of the whole of Europe, and also the most crowded all the year round.
This beach offers all the amusement under the sun that you could wish for, with all kinds of activities and sports, such as jet ski, sailing, windsurfing, waterskiing and much more.
Some of these areas are reserved for nudists.
If you get tired of the beach, you can have a walk on the “beach-promenade Costa Canaria” the attractive avenue with its rich tropical vegetation and luxurious houses on one-side, fantastic ocean views on the other. This avenue connects Playa de las Burras with the nature Park of Maspalomas’s Dunes.
Also there is the Maritime Walk, an animated covered avenue with numerous restaurants, bars, Internet cafes, shops, etc
However, if you prefer to visit other zones on the island for a meal or drink, Playa del Ingles is well reachable by the highway. Some distances are:
Playa del Inglés – Aeropuerto: 15 minutes by car
Playa del Inglés – Arguineguín: 10 minutes by car
Playa del Inglés – Las Palmas: 30 minutes by car
Playa del Inglés – Mogán: 30 minutes by car
Playa del Inglés – Meloneras: 5 minutes by car
If you need a rental car, we also offer you service of car rentals at competitive prices. You do not need to worry about collecting the car, our personnel will take care of all for you to ensure complete convenience.