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Preserved history of Gran Canaria: long-standing and historical hotels

Santa Catalina Photo of Santa Catalina, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria One of the most renowned and prestigious hotels in Gran Canaria is Santa Catalina , located in Las Palmas. It occupies a unique old palace surrounded by a vast landscaped garden. The atmosphere of the hotel fully corresponds to its irresistible appearance; every detail of its interior is an invaluable antique exhibit. Luxurious furniture made from dark wood, large beds with high carved headboards, antique handmade carpets, and paintings in gilded frames, adorn all the rooms, bringing to mind the traditions of past centuries. During the reconstruction of the palace, its original decoration made from wood and marble were partially preserved. In some halls, tall columns and arched openings were restored too.
Hotel Viverde Las Tirajanas In a picturesque mountainous area in the village of San Bartolome de Tirajana, there is a first-class accommodation option called Hotel Viverde Las Tirajanas . The hotel is located in an old stone house, which for hundreds of years, has managed to maintain its austere appearance and part of its interior decoration. In accordance with the traditions of past years, massive wooden beds designed with handmade carvings were installed in all rooms, while the most romantic room has a huge four-poster bed occupying its central place. Even the fabrics in the rooms and public areas of the hotel were selected in accordance with the traditions of past centuries.
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In the very center of the island amidst harmonious mountain landscapes, there is a charming country house that also managed to maintain its historical charm and pristine setting. We are referring to the Country House Gran Canaria. The hotel has a cozy living room with an old fireplace and is furnished with very beautiful furniture likewise being adorned with fresh flowers. Nice rustic style fabrics, a variety of handmade interior décor items, beautiful paintings and clay pots with fresh flowers, all combine to give the country house a spectacular setting. The charming house is ideal for getting acquainted with the culture and life of the indigenous population.
Cooking connoisseurs claim that the authentic Canarian cuisine simply does not exist. The national dishes are a mix of Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American traditions. However, restaurants … Open
San Bartolome also has an amazing vacation house called Holiday home Los Naranjillos, which will not be easy to find among the dense thickets of tropical plants. The old house is located on a hilltop and literally immersed in the greenery of the surrounding palm trees. However, it will certainly appeal to lovers of rustic-style relaxation. It has cozy rooms with whitewashed walls and furnished with beautiful antique furniture available for guests. It was possible to preserve the beautiful stone terraces and even an old stove in the surrounding area. Next to all this is an exceptionally arranged picnic area.
Hotel Rural Las Calas Photo of Hotel Rural Las Calas, Vega de San Mateo The upscale Hotel Rural Las Calas housed in a unique 17th-century building, will also charm lovers of ancient traditions. During numerous reconstructions, it was possible to preserve part of the hotel’s beautiful wood finish, including an exposed wooden beam under the ceiling. Each of the rooms has its own unique feature, from cozy rooms with plastered walls to ones tastefully decorated with antique furniture. One of them even has an old fireplace that was preserved, and another a beautiful wooden ceiling. The public areas of the hotel have on display a rich collection of antique dishes and handicrafts.
The inhabitants of Gran Canaria - an island associated with that very “paradise on earth” - conquer travelers at first sight. They are always friendly, generous, and ready to help. At … Open
There is yet another attractive old villa in the area of ​​Tejeda. Without mixing words, the Casa Santana Segura is a splendid destination to spend a vacation. The hotel is equipped with two cozy rooms that have a romantic design. They are further adorned with antique lacquered furniture made from precious wood and decorated with natural fabrics in bright colors. The wonderful courtyard was also preserved in the old villa, and today features a cozy sitting area with sun loungers.
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