San Agustín, the jewel of the south of Gran Canaria

Panoramic image of the San Agustín area
A unique and special destination

San Agustín is a coastal area located in the south of Gran Canaria, more specifically in the municipality of San Bartolomé de Tirajana. This area of the island stands out for its incredible beaches and its enviable climate.


Although it has many aspects that make this area remarkable, from its history, culture, or location. Nowadays, it stands out for being an ideal place to relax and enjoy a dream holiday on the island. 

San Agustín offers a wide range of activities and attractions for visitors. Beach lovers can enjoy swimming, sunbathing, water sports or just relaxing on the sand.


Those looking for more adventure can go hiking, cycling or climbing in the nearby mountains. The area also boasts a lively nightlife, with a variety of bars, restaurants, and nightclubs.

Imagen del sur de Gran Canaria en el pasado
Characterized by tourism
Imagen de una palmera con la playa de san agustín de fondo

An area with a lot of history

The area of San Agustín in San Bartolomé de Tirajana has a long history dating back to pre-Hispanic times.


The area was inhabited at least since the 4th or 5th century, according to dating from archaeological remains in the area such as Punta Mujeres in Meloneras or the Arteara necropolis.


Until its incorporation by conquest into the Crown of Castile, it belonged to one of the two kingdoms or guanartematos of Gran Canaria, specifically the Guanartemato de Telde.

Tourist destination

The current situation in the San Agustín area of Gran Canaria is characterised by a continuous growth in tourism.


Tourism in San Agustín has diversified in recent years. The area is no longer just a destination for sun and beach holidays. It also offers a wide range of cultural, gastronomic and leisure activities.


It remains a popular tourist destination, with a high demand for accommodation. Hotels, as in the case of Bull Hotels, are adapting to the new demands of tourists, offering a more varied and complete offer. Always committed to the sustainable development of tourism.

arena y agua del mar en la orilla de una playa
Sand, sun and sea

The Beaches of San Agustín

Would you like to visit the beaches of San Agustín? They're some of the most beautiful and peaceful beaches in the south of Gran Canaria, with their fine sand and gentle waves.

The area has a wide variety of beaches, for all tastes and needs, where you can enjoy a day of sun and sea.

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Are you looking for accommodation in San Agustín?

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Bull Costa Canaria & Spa

The hotel Bull Costa Canaria & Spa **** enjoys a privileged location on the seafront of the beautiful beach of San Agustín, in the south of Gran Canaria. It has direct access to the beach and the avenue, which connects to leisure areas and shopping centres.


This exclusive hotel is the only one in San Agustín that includes a spa in the price, either half board or all-inclusive. It offers an ideal environment for relaxation and health care, allowing guests to unwind without leaving the establishment. Its rooms are equipped with every comfort, including options with sea views or exclusive suites with private terrace and jacuzzi.


In short, the Bull Costa Canaria & Spa offers a unique experience of luxury, sun, and tranquillity in charming San Agustín.

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Bull Costa Canaria & Spa
  • Airport
    26 Km
  • Bus stop
    Bus stop
    200 m
  • Beach
    50 m
  • Shops
    750 m