Anfi del Mar beach is a tourist area which belongs to the municipality of Mogán. The beach of Anfi itself is quite touristic and crowded, especially on weekends. However, e would recommend it for families with children because is safe, since the sea is super quiet as it is in a sheltered bay. Its sand is white and brought from somewhere in the Caribbean. Anfi del Mar has all the services: toilets, showers, sun beds, umbrellas, restaurants and even a wide water sports offer. Keep reading if you want to know more!
Next to the beach there are also several shops, boutiques and a supermarket. To park you have a parking area on the top of the beach or at the hotel Monte Anfi. In both of them you have to pay. Despite being a crowded beach, it has some attractions. We will mention all of them below.
Things to do in Anfi del Mar beach?
✔ Visit Maroa Island
It is an artificial island with heart shape where you can enjoy a refreshing swim in the sea. To access the sea there are some direct stairs. Here the water is super clean and clear. So that, if you have goggles, you will see some fish and sea urchins, swim…
✔ Enjoy the beach Club Maroa
Within Maroa Island, there is a Beach Club and restaurant named Maroa too. Here you can spend the day in their sunbeds, have a drink or a meal. The food is so nice, so as the service. We recommend this place for bachelor or bachelorette parties in Gran Canaria. Although the price of the beach club is a bit expensive compared to the average of the island, since it is in a very touristic area.
✔ Try some water sports in Anfi del Mar beach
On the beach you can practically do all kinds of water activities. That is, you can rent a jet ski, standing up paddle, kayak, water parachute, banana … We leave you a link of the company that manages all these activities so that you check everything. If you come for a bachelor party you will have fun here for sure.
✔ Take a boat to Puerto de Mogán or Arguineguín
There is a small port at Maroa Island where some boats departs to Arguineguín or Puerto de Mogán, so you can have a view of the coast. There are two companies operating here: Líneas Blue Bird and Líneas Salmón. We recommend you this activity for children.
✔ Practice scuba diving in Anfi del Mar beach
Next to the Marina which is at Anfi del Mar, there is a scuba diving center where you can arrange a course. The company name is Scuba Sur Gran Canaria.
✔ Enjoy the sunset
If you are around this area, you can not miss one of the best sunsets of Gran Canaria from Patalavaca or Arguineguín. This town is very close to Anfi and can be reached on foot by two promenades: one promenade next to the sea that passes through the beaches of Aquamarina and Patalavaca. And another that goes next to the road. There are approximately 3 kilometers long until Arguineguín.
Finally, we want you to know that we have prepared for you with a lot of love a Guide of beaches and natural pools of Gran Canaria with more than 70 options to enjoy the sea around Gran Canaria. Here you will get to know all the beaches that are not in other guides or even on the internet. We also have some more guides of the island if you want to discover the restaurants that the locals frequent, non tourist places, itineraries per day, etc. Have a look here and enjoy the real Gran Canaria!