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Secluded Large Family Villa With Pools And Mountain Views



Updated: 02-Dec-2016
Villa with Pools in El Palmitos, Mogan, Gran Canaria

Villa Palmito is situated approximately 7km from the village of Mogan and 5km from the picturesque Puerto de Mogan, known locally as Little Venice due to the pretty rows of two-storey houses intersected with flower-filled walkways, bridges and waterways. The enchanting fishing village and harbour of Puerto Mogan is a working port supplying locally caught seafood to numerous local restaurants, who are able to offer seafood dishes of unrivalled freshness. Golfers will have easy access to the picturesque Par 3 and 18 hole courses at Anfi Tauro (approx 15 minutes by car) and El Salobre, a Championship standard course some 20 minutes away by car. Puerto Mogan and Mogan village have three good sized supermarkets and there is a regular bus service with a bus stop near the villa. Other local attractions include the Yellow Submarine, for a glimpse of Mogan's underwater life, Palmitos Park & Aquapark waterpark, a little further along the coast at Playa de Ingles.

  • Sleeps 10
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided

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Guestbook comments from the owner

"We had a very enjoyable time at Villa Palmito and would thoroughly recommend the villa. The Villa is in a lovely quiet location with spectacular views up the valley from the large terrace around the pool. The pool is a good size and was heated to a very pleasant temperature. Mogan is one of the prettiest resorts on the island with a great sandy beach for the kids, and not over-developed as other Canarian resorts tend to be. The villa was thoroughly cleaned and laundry changed midway through the week rather than the usual once a week clean and there was plenty of hot water for the baths and showers! We'd recommend the villa for family with kids - there's railings around the whole property, and the villa comes with cot and lots of kids plastic plates etc. Worth noting that the basement bedrooms (both en-suite) are accessed via an external staircase with their own front door.

Robin (London)"
Nov 2008
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8 Reviews

based on 8 holidaymaker reviews


A beautiful villa, set in the majestic mountains..

  • 4 of 5

Highly recommend this property. Our family traveled from UK and Ireland, and had a really fun and restful week. A beautiful villa, comfortable and well looked after and with everything one could possibly need to relax and catch up on the gossip. Pool was warm and so delightful to have choice of poolside or barbecue area to eat out. The drive was a little steep for our older members (80+) though everything else was wonderful. Thoroughly enjoyed eating out locally and great taxi services locally also if you decide not to have a rental car, though easy to hire locally and straightforward roads etc. Particularly loved the buzzards flying overhead, dont see in Ireland!! Easy and really helpful instruction and support from owner and the local garden maintenance and house staff were really lovely- thank you all ....

  • Review Submitted: Mar 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Second Stay

  • 5 of 5

Our second stay at this villa. Went with family instead of friends this time. Very different holiday, but a lovely time had by all. Villa was up to the same high standard as last year.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 29, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

We have just returned from a wonderful week at Villa Palmito which I would thoroughly recommend,The villa has stunning views in a beautiful location.We found the barbecue area very useful with plenty of space and a shady area for when you need it.The pool was lovely with a good temperature and must admit we spent a lot of time in it.The kitchen was kitted out with everything you need even a dishwasher and the utility area was very handy with its washing machine etc Would definitely be returning

  • Review Submitted: Sep 16, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

The villa had everything you could wish for. Perfect for families or a group of friends. Very spacious and set in beautiful surroundings. The harbour in Morgan is a short drive and a car would definitely be recommended to see this beautiful island.

Lovely heated pool and barbecue area

Planning to return next year

Thank you

  • Review Submitted: Mar 9, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

We went as two families with small children. The house was fantastic. The house is at the end of the motorway so easy to get to from the airport, the resort is lovely with a beach and small harbour. The house its self is a couple of miles out of town so lovely and quiet. There is loads of room inside and out and the kitchen is well equipped.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 2, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Lucky Find

  • 5 of 5

Nice place . Suited us just fine .

Well presented , clean and comfortable , with a very well equipped kitchen . Outside areas and the pool had lots of space .

Traffic noise coming up from the road was not an issue to us .

Puerto Mogan is a nice place with a great climate , but parking is a big hassle , except in the evenings . So to rent a place just a couple of minutes up the road makes a lot of sense .

The UK owner is easy to deal with and there appears to be plenty of local back-up if anything needs sorting during your stay .

  • Review Submitted: Mar 28, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Activity and Interests


The villa is situated 5 minutes by car from Playa Mogan and Puerto de Mogan. Playa Mogan is a gentle beach with golden sand rather than the typical Canarian volcanic variety with a good variety of shops, restaurants and bars. Puerto Mogan is both a working fishing port and a marina with boats of all shapes and sizes from around the world. The port area has a good buzz, excellent restaurants providing a good variety of cuisines as well as an annual jazz festival and other attractions.


Transfer from Las Palmas airport takes approximately 45-60 minutes by car.

A bus service also passes through the airport and on to Mogan port and village.

Travelling by taxi from the airport to the villa should cost no more than about 40 Euros.


The villa is situated approximately 5km from Puerto Mogan/Playa Mogan and 7km from the village (pueblo) of Mogan.

Further Details:

Mogan is noted for having sunshine for 12 months of the year and for being the Southerly part of a continent in miniature offering golden beaches, endless sand dunes, mountains, green ravines and pretty villages.

Gran Canaria is a Biospheric Reserve and also known for it's windsurfing, diving, golfing and big game fishing - as well as being a Winter training venue for professional cyclists.


Rental rates

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7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £7 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £100

Changeover Day:
We are flexible in relation to changeover days -with the property available from 3pm on the day of arrival until 11am on the day of departure unless otherwise agreed.

Notes on prices:
Prices for the property are per week in UK pounds.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Updated: 02-Dec-2016
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Property Type

  • villa


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Ceiling Fans
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys ...

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool


  • children welcome


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 3 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • En-suite with bath, shower, wc and bidet in Master bedroom En-suite with bath, shower & wc in two Twin bedrooms One further washroom with shower, wc & sink


  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3
  • Bedroom 4
  • Bedroom 5
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 10 (5 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: 1 Master bedroom, ensuite 4 Twin bedrooms, two being ensuite 2 cots, and one further folding bed All bedrooms have fitted wardrobes


  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Barbecue ...


  • Self-catering


  • Outside: Villa Palmito provides a large outdoor living area to go with the lovely Mogan climate with plentiful sun-loungers for the day and a lovely built-in barbecue for relaxed dining on site. The barbecue area has a fixed and covered dining table which seats at least 12 persons. The villa has two pools - one kidney-shaped adult pool which is heated and is approx 12 metres x 6 metres - and a shallow circular infants pool approx 2.5 metres in diameter. The villa also has several outside shaded areas. Utility Room: Washing machine, clothes tumble dryer, iron & ironing board together with several clothes horses. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: The cleaner will come in the middle of the week and when you leave - the villa will be clean when you arrive. All bed linen and towels are supplied. The pool man and gardener will also come twice a week. Other: The pool and patio area has several tables and numerous chairs and sun loungers are also in plentiful supply together with umbrellas for those wanting some shade. The built-in barbecue has a sink, draining board, prep area and ample room for seating.

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