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There is so much to see and do in the Canary Islands, and Las Palmas really is the place to be if you need to provision or fix your boat.  The marina is very well situated, has a boat yard with travel lift, and professionals in all aspects of yacht maintenance.  Of the many industrial zones 'El Sebadel' is hard to beat, not only will you find chandlery, but every conceivable manufacturer and engineer, along with all the supplies.

Of course there is always the anchorage - be aware that this gets overly busy oct - nov due to the ARC taking up hundreds of spots in the marina.  The anchorage is NOT clean, and there are often oil spills.  To make matters worse you will be charged by the port authorities to anchor, however this does (for a small deposit) get you a key to the bathrooms in the marina (not the most salubrious) and the right to moor a dingy and fill up with (potable?) water, or even take your boat into the marina (reception dock) and fill up, maybe a sneaky electric hook up whilst you're at it!

Las Palmas is a major port, thus the air is not all that good, and black sticky dust will gradually cover every surface of your boat, both inside and out (imagine what it is doing to your lungs!).  It does however have a lot of services, some are listed below, but seriously consider Marina Lanzarote in Arrecife, Lanzarote for all your boat bits and provisioning, the marina is clean, the supermarkets deliver to your boat and there are ample yacht services available.

But it's not all about the boat, the crew needs feeding and entertaining - they may even need to fly in - so how do you go about getting the most out of this port?

Use the map below to get directions.  Or simply click on the links in the page to go directly to the supplier or service that you require.


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REFERENCE GUIDE TO PROFESSIONALS AND SERVICES IN LAS PALMAS


NAME / SERVICE / SUPPLIER
CONTACT
SAILS & CANVAS
STAINLESS
ALUMINUM &
OTHER METALS
YACHT MAINTENANCE
MECH-
ANICAL

ELEC-
TRICAL

HEALTHCARE & EMERGENCY
TRAN-
SPORT

PROVISIONING & SHOPPING 
* ENTERTAINMENT

OBSERVATIONS
Sunny Yacht Services
sunnyqueen@abv.bg
tel +34 654 125 558


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Rigging
Volvo/Potencia Marina
+34 928 463 647

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Yanmar
WEB


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Buses & Bikes
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Taxi's
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Car Hire
Omega Rent






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Car Hire
928 822 900







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Airport

www.grancanaria-airport.net







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Supermarkets
www.hiperdino.es








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Mercadona
El Sabadel

+34 928215394








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Markets
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Gas
Disa







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Petrol/diesel
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Maipez
Maipez

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Shackles etc...
AGB
AGB

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Lopacan
+34 928290658
WEB





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Electrical & Electronics
King Hogar
King Hogar







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Rolnautic
Rolnautic

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Comercial Cid
Comercial Cid







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Boat Yard
Rolnautic


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Real Club nautico
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Varadero Yacht Club
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Marina Office
VHF11 / WEB





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Port Police
+34 928 21 44 00




EMERGENCY DIAL 112


Translator - Patrick
 +34 654 154 260




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Yacht Delivery
WEB
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Buceos Canarios
www.buceocanarias.com







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Sotavento
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Hospitals
WEB





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Doctors
WEB





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Dentists
WEB





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Pharmacy
WEB





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www.farmaciasdecanarias.es
Vet
WEB





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Shopping Zones
WEB







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El Corte Ingles
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Cash Converters
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Jon Crouch Yacht Services
joncrouchyachtservices
@hotmail.co.uk

+34 609 388 355


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Sailor's Bay
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S Salazar
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Hydraulics
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Metal Fabrication
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Filters & Pumps
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Internet
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Wood work
philippejamet55@gmail.com

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Fire Extinguishers

Call Fernando
+34 928488300
Mobile +34 699926480



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Sascha Sails and Canvas
+34 687368620
sascha.brettschneider@yahoo.de

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WIND ACCELERATION ZONES (WAZ) - CANARY ISLANDS


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The north easterly trade winds dominate the weather pattern, however, wind acceleration zones do affect this. The trade winds are most dominant during the spring and summer, with the strongest being in July. The northerly islands of Lanzarote and Fuerteventura, which are a mere 60 miles from the African coast, tend also to be hit by the southeasterly Sirocco, this creates confused conditions (for short periods).





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GETTING THERE
airport

Las Palmas has a good modern airport, with bus links to the city center and reasonably priced taxi's.  If using the bus service, from the arrivals exit walk as far right as possible, cross the road, through a small carpark towards another road, this is where the bus stops are, on the same side of the road as the car park for going to Las Palmas City.  This bus will take you to the old town terminus St Telmo.  Change buses here and take the no:1 bus (city centre buses are called guaguas).  There are two bus stops within easy walking distance of the marina.  If taking a taxi, ask for the 'Muelle Deportivo', if you know the pontoon that you are going to tell the driver, as it's a long walk from one end of the marina to the other!





Other airlines flying to Gran Canaria Las Palmas

KLM Swiss  SAS 
Iberia Air Europa  Germanwings 
Vueling Airlines Air Berlin  Czech Airlines 
Aer Lingus eurowings  Smart Wings 
Brussels Airlines  Austrian Airlines  Luxair 


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TAXI'S, BUSES, HIRE CARS & BIKES

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As stated above, Las palmas has a good bus service.  Once in the city, bus travel makes life so much easier.  You can buy a bus pass and simply top it up as and when needed (the minimarket in the marina can do this for you).  This pass also allows you to pay for parking spaces, and to hire bikes (the city has many dedicated bike routes, bike hire points are numerous, more information here).  The guaguas website has all the routes and everything that you need to know.  www.guaguas.com

Taxi's, like in any city are everywhere, you can hail them, or go to one of the many taxi ranks.  The drivers all wear blue shirts, and the taxi's are metered. There is a taxi association, with a well thought out website.  If you need to book a taxi call their main number: 928 460 000, you can also book a taxi online.

Many people run private hire vehicles, some of these you will find in the marina itself, simply ask around.

Car hire is, as with any holiday destination, virtually on every street corner.  Most companies run good websites where you can book and pay online.  Remember you will need your driving license, passport and a valid credit card. 



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PROVISIONING & FUEL
supermarkets
markets
water
gas
diesel & petrol
second hand shop

When provisioning a boat for a long (or even short) passage, knowing where to shop saves a lot of time, energy and frustration.  Las Palmas is not short of supermarkets, some better than others.  Most of the 'big' names (Hipadino, Spar, Mercadona, El Corte Ingles) will deliver to the marina (minimum purchase required normally around 60 Euros, El Corte Ingles 120 Euros).  Ask for 'Servicio Muelle Deportivo', before your items go through the check out.  This allows the checkout assistant to arrange packaging and labeling.  Do not think that you can go and buy all your provisions at 7pm, and expect them to be delivered that evening, they might not turn up until the next morning, which, if you are intending upon leaving first thing could be a bit annoying!  There are out of town supermarkets such as Lidl, where hiring a car is a must as the bus services do not stop there.  Check out our provisioning list here.

Markets are always a good place to buy fruit and vegetables.  Within walking distance of the marina is a large covered market.  It's not difficult to find, click here for map directions.  Most of the stall holders will deliver to the marina, ask before choosing your purchases.  You will also find on the ground floor a stall that sells only eggs, this has long been the place to buy eggs for a passage, and no matter what size egg you like, they will have them!

All the pontoons in the marina have sufficient water taps, and although this is potable water, unless you are used to drinking it, don't!  Either buy bottled water for drinking or install a filter system.  The reception dock in the marina also has water and electricity.

Diesel and petrol can be purchased either at the fuel dock in the marina, or from the many fuel stations around the city.  The fuel dock is located close to the reception dock and also boasts a small convenience store for basic items. More information click here.

Gas bottles - during busy periods (November - December) may be difficult to find or replace - do not leave this to the last moment.  Disa produce a very convenient small gas bottle (butane 6 kilos), and many local boats now use these as they are easy to change at any Disa garage.  Note that these bottles cannot be re-filled in the Caribbean at present.  If you are using small camping gas bottles (blue), these can be changed at the fuel dock.




NOONSITE SAYS:

CEPSA Fuel Berth

Tel:+34 928 24 49 03 Fax:+34 928 24 52 93

Opening hours: 08:00-20:00 Monday to Saturday, 09:00-14:00 Sunday

Sells new Camping Gaz and 3.7kg Butane. Mini-market, service laundry, LPG and email.Leave laundry bags (clearly marked with yacht's name) before 10:00 to be collected the following day. Check with reception for last collection days.

DISA

Calle Labrador , P.I. Salinetas , (behind IKEA close to the airport)

Tel:0034 928 136400

Opening hours: Gas refills ONLY Monday-Friday 0930-1130

Gas filling plant for any type of LPG container - no adaptor needed. Maximum of 3 containers per person. Best to get there early. Take the highway from the Muelle Deportivo towards the airport, approx. 17 km. Take the Salinetas exit. There is an IKEA Almacen (depot), which is the second IKEA on the way to the airport. Go past that and take a right on the second roundabout, in front of the Mercadona supermarket. The entrance to the DISA plant is on your left.

If looking for pre-owned goods, look no further than Cash Converters,  normally they stock a good selection of cheap second hand bikes, tools, kitchen goods, cameras etc...  Being located just one street behind the central market it makes for an interesting trip, and it's difficult not to come out with something!  They have a 1 euro selection of small tools, such as screw drivers, spanners etc...




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HARDWARE, ENGINEERING & BOAT BITS
stainless steel
aluminum
general hardware
engineering
chandlers
engines & spares
hydraulics
metal fabrication
filters & Pumps
electronics & electricals
fire extinguishers

Las Palmas has a fantastic industrial zone 'El Sebadel', here you will find all the stainless steel, aluminum, brass, copper, engineers, engine spares.... the list goes on.  If buying large items ask for delivery, normally same day.  If visiting any of the businesses in El Sebadel and they don't have what you need, just ask them where to get it, you will find everyone is more than willing to help you find what you want.  Note: this is a busy industrial area.

For all stainless steel items, sheets, tubes, nuts & bolts, screws, shackles etc...  Maipez in El Sebadel can't be beaten.  Aluminum, plastics for windows etc...  can be found at AGB, again in El Sebadel.  Need metal fabricated then one of the best places is francisco ortega.

O rings, pipe fittings, pipes and all hydraulic parts can be found at nueva hidroneumatica canarias, some English is spoken and they carry a huge range. 

Engineering supplies can be found at Sebastian Salazar, also good quality tools.

As with any large marina, there are a few chandlers, but shop around, you will be surprised by price differences.  Items such as stainless steel shackles etc are far cheaper and arguably better from Maipez in 'El Sebadel'.

Filters and Pumps can be found at Comercial Naval Canaria - probably the best place to get your water and fuel filters.

If looking for general hardware items try Kinghogar in El Sebadel, they have a good selection of chandlery items (at the far end of the store, ground floor), often much cheaper than can be found closer to the marina.

It is worth spending a morning doing 'the rounds' in El Sebadel, either take a bus (no:1) to El Puerto and walk up the hill, or hire a car and do all your provisioning in Mercadona.

2 minutes walking distance from the marina is a very useful general hardware/fabric shop 'Comercial Cid', in the basement is the marine canvas department, canvas can be purchased from the smallest strip to rolls and rolls, and no matter what color you want, they have it.  Comercial Cid also carries a good selection of paints, sikaflex, hardware etc...  On the upper floor you will find upholstery items.  All their staff are helpful and knowledgeable, with some speaking English.

If needing electrical bits and pieces, electronics, antenna, fuses etc...  look no further than Lopacan on Calle Alemania, about a 5 minute walk from the marina.  If you speak 'electrical engineering' then don't panic about not speaking Spanish.  Go in with a plan or diagram and they will supply you with the bits.  It may always look busy, but they have a lot of staff, all of whom understand electronics and electrics, just take a ticket and wait your turn, they wont be long.

Needing a new or serviced fire extinguisher?  Call Fernando on +34 928 488300 or mobile +34 699926480.  He will come to the marina, and does speak sufficient English.



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WHAT'S IN THE MARINA?

chandlers
boat yard

bars
restaurants
launderette
night club
sail maker
canvas
volvo
yanmar
dive center
Yacht Club
marina office
policia portuaria (port police)
yacht delivery
minimarket
translator
yacht repairs
wifi & telecommunications
wood works

The marina office in las Palmas is where everyone has to go at some point.  When entering the harbor you will have to moor up at the reception dock and take your boat paper's to the marina office.  From there you will be allocated a mooring, one of the guys will accompany you with his zodiac and help you tie up.  All the marina staff speak a good level of English.  Upon entering the harbor call the office on channel VHF11.  Note that there are very few finger pontoon in Las Palmas, on the whole it is 'med mooring', either going stern or bow to onto the dock, and then picking up a line for the 'other end' of your boat.  If you are not familiar with this system, don't worry, that is why the staff are there.  Please note that the marina staff are not 'on hand' to advise you where to buy supplies or get services.  The office normally keeps a supply of 'tourist' maps, it is worth having one for reference.

The pontoons can be accessed by other people not just berth holders due to many people having access to proximity cards that are programmed for every pontoon.  Never leave your boat unlocked if not on-board, and as the old saying goes 'lock it or lose it!'.

 

Las Palmas, the same as many southern European countries has cockroaches.  Try not to tread on them, no, this is not out of any affection for them, quite the opposite.  The critter will immediately expel its 'sack' of eggs!  The Town hall has, over the past few years set about trying to minimize them, however you will come across them.  Try not to take any cardboard onto your boat (cockroaches love nothing better than to lay their eggs in cardboard), and think about removing your shoes before jumping on-board.

If you do get a roach or two, or even an infestation, DON'T PANIC!  There are many traps, sprays and formulas on the market.  Check out our page on cockroach and insect infestation.  Please note that a lot of the sprays are harmful not just to the cockroaches themselves, but also small children, the sick and any pets that you may have.  If you do find one or two and are looking for a good spray or powder, try: BAYGON.

So, to the marina itself.  There is a good boat yard, with travel lift (contact Rolnautic). A selection of chandlers can be found along the front.  In the boat yard you will also find professionals for most boat repair jobs.  Alisios Sails has a sail loft, makes and repairs all types of sails and carries a good selection of ropes and cord, their rigging department is second to none, but does get very busy from October to December.  Sunny Yacht Services has a first class reputation,  Sunny himself keeps his own boat in the marina.  Sunny Yacht Services makes and repairs:  Stainless Steel (bimini's, stantions and all types of stainless) sails and canvas.  (details here).  Kirsten Canvas cannot be recommended at this moment, use a recommended professional.

When having canvas made ensure that the materials used, such as thread, are able to withstand humidity and UV damage, talk to the person and decide for yourself, not all canvas makers are equal!  Of course if the cost of re-canvasing your boat seems daunting, check out making your own canvas from Practical Boat Cook.

If you have a Volvo engine you are in luck.  The volvo 'shop' (Potencia Marina) on the front in the marina is superb, they always go above and beyond to help, even if you don't have a Volvo engine, they also carry a good stock of boat/chandlery items, solar panels (Victron) etc...  If they don't have it, they normally know where to get it.  Most of the staff speak English. 

A Yanmar specialist is located at the other end of the road, they are very helpful and really know their products

The self service launderette is open 24 hours a day, at busy times it can be impossible to get to a machine.  There is a laundry service available in the shop next to the launderette.

Along the front in the marina there are a couple of dive shops/centers, there are also quite a few dive shops in the city itself - it helps to shop around for the best prices.

Restaurants and bars are numerous.  The world famous Sailor's Bay is still the #1 spot for cruising sailors.  Located on the front in the marina it is well worth a visit.  There are also many other bars along the front, however note that prices get a lot cheaper once you go into town.

At the southern end of the marina is Sotovento night club, if you are moored in that area of the marina you will know all about it on Friday and Saturday nights.  Along with the night club is a Sushi Bar, Pizzeria and other eateries.  This area of the marina gets very busy on weekend nights. 

Varadero yacht club is situated right in the middle of the marina.  It welcomes anyone to join on either a weekly, monthly, three monthly or yearly basis.  Prices for food and drink are reasonable, they have a gym, sauna, large open air swimming pool and classes for yoga, pilates, salsa etc...  On occasion the club has very loud parties which go on into the very small hours.  Real Club Nautico Las Palmas is situated a short walk from the main marina.  They have a reciprocal arrangement with a few other yacht clubs, inquire beforehand.  They do have a good marina, but this is for members only.

Of course there are lots of other things you could be doing, like wind surfing or kite surfing whilst you wait for the boat to be mended, click here for a list of water sports on the island.  If you're interested in diving, click here for a guide to diving for Gran Canaria.

No one wants to think that they will ever have need to call the police, if you do however need to it might seem that there is a bewildering array of police 'authorities' to choose from.  If you have an emergency dial 112 and ask for the police/policia.  If your problem is less serious then your first port of call should be the port police, they can be contacted on +34 928 21 44 00.  They have a station just inside the marina at the southern end.  Police patrols are frequent and often on foot, they are approachable, however not all speak English.  If you have to make a complaint (denouncia), unless you speak a good standard of Spanish take a translator with you.  You will find many translators amongst the cruising community, however Patrick is an official translator for the courts and can be contacted on +34 654 154 260, he keeps his boat in Las Palmas and can normally be found quite quickly.

If looking for a first class person for yacht repair, Jon Crouch is your man.  Jon states that if he can't do it he can find someone who can, with his guarantee.  Jon also works in Mogan, Puerto Rico, Pasito Blanco and Talliarte.  He comes highly recommended.  Call him on: +34 609 388355 or email joncrouchyachtservices@hotmail.co.uk

A well stocked mini market is located at the southern end of the road in front of the marina, the staff are friendly and accommodating, opening times are 8am to 10pm 7 days a week.  The minimarket also tops up bus passes & mobile phones and sells postage stamps.

Well you wouldn't be here without an internet connection, so is it available in the marina?  The answer is yes, Marina Wifi, their office is situated at the southern end of the port road (they are not currently recommended).  All of the bars supply their clients with a free wifi service.  It is also possible to purchase a 'dongle' from one of the many mobile phone service providers.  El Corte Ingles has an entire department dedicated to mobile telecommunications, with many of the staff speaking English, German and French.

Teak decks need special attention, if you are not able to carry out this job yourself, contact philippejamet55@gmail.com.  He comes highly recommended.

NOTE ON CREW:


If using the marina during its busy period (October -January), and especially when the ARC is preparing to leave you wont be able to miss the influx of potential crew members.  Adverts adorn every conceivable area of the marina - but who is who?  If you are a skipper think long and hard before taking anyone on board, check references and/or qualifications.

If you are crew seeking a boat there is nothing more annoying to a yacht skipper than the constant requests for 'a ride' to the Caribbean.  A happy smile followed by 'Is there anything I can do to help', goes down far better than 'Oi, are you going to the Caribbean'. 



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HEALTHCARE
hospitals
doctors
dentists
pharmacy
vets
translator

No one wants to get ill, or even think about getting ill, but should the worst happen, or you simply need to replace a prescription then knowing where to go could be a life saver.  IF YOU HAVE AN EMERGENCY DIAL 112 if you don't speak Spanish, don't worry, you will be put through to an operator who speaks either your language or English.

Spanish state hospitals are on the whole very good, the standard of care puts a lot of other 'European' healthcare systems to shame.  Supplementing the state health system are numerous private clinics.  Vithas hospital is a short walk from the marina, accepts health insurance, but ask before you end up with a huge bill.  There are two good state hospitals Dr Negrin and Hospital Insular (full list of hospitals in Las Palmas), both have an accident & emergency department.  If you are using your European state health insurance card ensure that you are also carrying your passport, you will need both documents to obtain free health care under this system.  If you do end up in hospital and don't speak Spanish, having a translator with you could make all the difference, call Patrick +34 654 154 260.

Medications and prescriptions in Spain as a whole are generally cheaper than other parts of Europe.  In some instances you may be able to buy your medication over the counter without a prescription, ask the pharmacist, always try to take the packaging with you to help with clarification.  There are many pharmacies within walking distance of the marina, not all speak English, but will always try to help.

If needing a doctors appointment, there are two clinics within walking distance of the marina.  There is a Centro de Salud opposite Hipadino near the marina - directions here.  Or slightly further away you will find another here.  As with the hospitals ensure that you have both your state health insurance card and your passport.

Las Palmas is not short of dentists, most are reasonably priced, but as with everything else, ask about pricing beforehand.  You cannot use your state health insurance card to obtain free dental care, however some travel insurance policies might cover your bill, consult your supplier.

If you have pets on board knowing where to find a good vet is paramount.  As with humans ensure that you have your pet passport with you when you visit, you might also need to take your own passport as well.  It is common practice in the city to take a small bottle of water with you when walking your dog, a few quirts of water after a dog pees on the pavement really does help.  The city has become a far nicer place since this practice started.  Always clean up after your dog, if you allow your dog to fowl and are caught you will end up with a hefty fine.  Large dogs should be muzzled, there is some confusion as to whether small dogs should also be muzzled, which explains why they are rarely seen this way.  Noisy dogs in the marina can cause a nuisance to your neighbors, who may even make a complaint to the port authorities. 






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El Corte Ingles

Las Palmas has many shopping zones and malls, Triana in the old town is a fantastic pedestrianized street with all the names that you would expect in any high street.  Triana is at the southern end of the city, either a brisk 20 minute walk, or take the no:1 bus to St Telmo.   Calle Mesa y Lopez is the main area for shopping.  Marks & Spencer, El Corte Ingles, Cortefiel, you name it they are all there.  The Area is partially pedestrianized, however, be aware that the road through is busy.  A cycle path runs through the street, with ample places to lock your bike.  It is always advisable anywhere in Las Palmas to lock your bike, even if only leaving it for a moment! The Canary Islands, the same as many other southern European countries have cockroaches.  Try not to tread on them, no, this is not out of any affection for them, quite the opposite.  The critter will immediately expel its 'sack' of eggs!   Try not to take any cardboard onto your boat (cockroaches love nothing better than to lay their eggs in cardboard), and think about removing your shoes before jumping on-board.

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                              cockroaches on a boat or yacht - canary
                              islands

If you do get a roach or two, or even an infestation, DON'T PANIC!  There are many traps, sprays and formulas on the market.  Check out our page on cockroach and insect infestation.  Please note that a lot of the sprays are harmful not just to the cockroaches themselves, but also small children, the sick and any pets that you may have.  If you do find one or two and are looking for a good spray or powder, try: BAYGON.

CREW
Not everyone has the time or inclination to sail to the Canary Islands or further afield.  Finding a knowledgeable, qualified and experienced delivery skipper/crew can be time consuming and frustrating, choose the wrong one and you will regret it.  Beware of the numerous adverts for skippers and/or crew - you don't know who you are getting.  People often exaggerate their experience/qualifications and it really is up to your common sense to weed out the wannabe's.  Their are numerous reputable delivery companies on the internet, prices vary, but on the whole are not cheap.  A good ocean skipper should have an RYA Ocean Master qualification or similar (and be able to prove it).

If you are crew seeking a boat there is nothing more annoying to a yacht skipper than the constant requests for 'a ride' to the Caribbean.  A happy smile followed by 'Is there anything I can do to help', goes down far better than 'Oi, are you going to the Caribbean'.  If you have experience, or skills that are of use to an owner/skipper please send your details to us and we will endeavor to help you find a crew place.






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Puerto de Arinaga

27°51′21.67″N 15°23′33.36″W

+34 928214400

info@palmasport.es



Pasito Blanco

27º 44´ N 15º 37´W

pasito blanco gran
                            canaria yacht servicesand guides . practical
                            advice for every boat owner
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+34 928 142 194
pasitoblanco.com

As can be seen from the picture above this is a haven.  Contact the office direct, or click on the image to check out their website.




Arguineguin

27 ° 45´ N 15 ° 41´ W



+34 928 736 441
34 928 152 074
https://puertoscanarios.es/en/project/arguineguin-en/



Water
Cafe
Travel lift
Cleanliness
Workshops
Car park
24 h security




Puerto Rico

27º 46′ 43,14″ N
15º 42′ 34,51″ W


pricomarina@puertoricosa.com
+34 928 560 595
+34 928 560 471


There are 526 mooring in total, many of which are taken up by live-a-boards and locals.



REFERENCE MAP TO ALL PORTS AND MARINAS IN THE CANARY ISLANDS


 

Consulates

UK: 928 262508
BELGIUM: 928 230701
GERMANY: 928 262731
DENMARK: 922 275757
HOLAND: 928 233049
FINLAND: 928 227903
FRANCE: 928 233994
IRELAND: 928 297728
ITALY: 928 244786
NORWAY: 928 495036
SWEDEN: 928 275056
SWITZERLAND: 928 290070

SPANISH NATIONAL HOLIDAYS



Day Date Holiday Comments
Friday January 01  New Years Day
Wednesday January 06  Epiphany Technically not a national holiday, but has been declared a regional holiday in all regions
Saturday March 19  Fathers Day Celebrated on St. Joseph' s day
Thursday March 24 Maundy Thursday except Catalonia
Friday March 25  Good Friday Friday before Easter Sunday
Sunday May 01  Labour Day Fiesta del trabajo
Sunday May 01  Mother's Day 1st Sunday in May. Not a public holiday
Monday May 02  Labour Day Holiday
Monday May 30  Canary Islands The first session of the autonomous Canary Islands Parliament was May 30, 1983
Monday August 15  Assumption Day Assumption of Mary
Wednesday October 12  Hispanic Day Columbus Day
Tuesday November 01  All Saints Day
Tuesday December 06  Constitution Day
Thursday December 08  Immaculate Conception Day
Sunday December 25       Christmas Day




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