Anfi Beach Club
Example Booking: 44,500 eXpectations points, June 2018, 1-bed sleeps 4
less than £20pppn*
eXpectations Holidays members could have booked 7 nights during 2nd – 9th June 2018 in a 1-bedroom apartment (sleeping 4 guests) at the Anfi Beach Club. This booking was available on RCI.com when we looked on 10/8/2017 for just 44,500 points, that’s equivalent to just £534.
Anfi Beach Club, part of the prestigious Anfi Del Mar Resort, is situated in the popular south-west of the Spanish island of Gran Canaria. This family-orientated holiday complex is idyllically situated within beautifully manicured gardens and offers direct access to the soft white-sand beach. Guests can enjoy the panoramic views of the Atlantic Ocean from the comfort of their private balcony.
Continent in miniature
Gran Canaria is the third largest of the Canary Islands and its geographical location attracts visitors to enjoy the all-year-round sub-tropical climate with pleasant temperatures of 25-degrees Celsius throughout June. The diverse beauty of this island boasts sandy bays merging with rugged coastlines and magnificent sand dunes. Head inland to discover traditional villages nestled within the volcanic landscapes or indulge in the seaside towns cosmopolitan lifestyle and lavish leisure activities. With so much to see and do in Gran Canaria, it comes as no surprise the island is referred to as the continent in miniature.
Anfi Beach Club, RCI Gold Crown
The RCI Gold Crown awarded Anfi Beach Club is situated on the south coast of Gran Canaria near the traditional fishing village of Arguineguin. The capital city Las Palmas and the International airport are approximately 45km from Arguineguin, providing regular public transport to and from Anfi Beach Club.
This fantastic club is designed to provide a holiday for every occasion, from fun-packed family breaks to romantic retreats for couples. Guests can enjoy a countless selection of excellent leisure and dining facilities within all the phases at Anfi Del Mar.
Home from home at Anfi del Mar
Anfi Beach Club have considered every fine detail to ensure guests enjoy a comfortable stay, including complimentary groceries and toiletries as a welcome pack.
Each spacious apartment is elegantly designed to create a home from home atmosphere, which features a fully equipped kitchen for self-catering purposes. Relax to the sounds of music or watch your favourite film on the flat-screen TV in the large lounge and surf the net with Wi-Fi access. There are many on-site stores supplying all the essential items and gifts. Guests will love sunbathing on the furnished balcony and admire the splendid garden and sea views.
Your time at Anfi
This is the perfect haven to relax around the pool; on the soft, sandy beach or be part of the action with the fantastic leisure facilities. Kids of all ages will have the time of their lives in the exciting club activities, including water polo, arts & crafts, football, junior archery and dancing in the mini disco. Parents can relax in the knowledge a professional team supervises their children. There are many fun activities for adults as well, including shuffle board, bowling, darts, archery, golf and shooting. For something a little more active, jump into the water for Aqua Zumba or experience the underwater world of scuba diving. Anfi Beach Club provides great live shows and excellent entertainment throughout the day and evening.
Absorb the summer atmosphere in one of four poolside restaurants, serving tantalising dishes and snacks. The Anfi Plaza provides a selection of eateries with stunning views of the beach and marina, where guests are invited to indulge in an excellent choice of gastronomic delights. For a taste of traditional Spanish cuisine try the Tapas Tapas Restaurant or try mouth-watering tacos and burgers in La Posada. Fancy Italian food? then relish the Mediterranean dishes in Bella Pasta. Enjoy precious moments with your loved ones in the El Poncho II restaurant, watching the sun set beyond the Anfi island and marina before savouring the charcoal-grilled meat with fine wine for an unforgettable evening.
Things to do in Gran Canaria
If you can prise yourselves away from the fun and comfort of Anfi Beach Club there are many wonderful places to see and things to do around Gran Canaria.
The natural contrasting landscape from lush green mountains, vast sand dunes of Maspalomas to rugged volcanic coastlines plunging into the ocean provide a natural playground to explore. The choice is endless, whether you are looking to sunbathe on unspoilt white or black sandy beaches, visit historical landmarks or tour across the volcanic terrain. Maybe you want to dance all night long in the popular towns of Pueblo Rico and Playa de Ingles or dive into the deep blue sea.
A short distance from Anfi Beach Club is the charming fishing town of Playa de Arguineguin, the perfect place to enjoy fresh fish and local dishes in the harbour front restaurants. Take a pleasant walk along the promenade and watch the local fishermen sail into port before stopping in a street café for a rich aroma coffee or delicious ice cream.
Feel part of the Spanish summer festivities and experience one of the most spectacular events that take place in Las Palmas in June. Corpus Christi is a religious procession where large carpets made of colourful flowers are laid around the Cathedral of Santa Ana and the streets bloom with magnificent floral colours. Take time to wander around the Cathedral, admire the architecture that took just over 350 years to complete. Admire the unique twin towers and the Plaza de Santa, where eight bronze dog statues guard the entrance to the Cathedral.
Stroll around the quaint yet beautiful town of Puerto Mogan, a short hop up the coast from Anfi del Mar. This gorgeous town is nicknamed “Little Venice” for the pretty waterways that carve their way through the heart of the town. Visit on Fridays for the main popular market stretching along the harbour wall or head over on a Monday for a quieter handicrafts market.
Keen golfers may also enjoy a round or two at Anfi Tauro, the sister resort to Anfi del Mar, which boasts a stunning Championship golf-course within a rugged mountain-scape setting.
Your time at Anfi Beach Club is more than just a holiday but special, memorable moments that will last a lifetime, guaranteeing you will want to come back for more.
We could not find any availability at Anfi Beach Club in Gran Canaria to compare prices, so instead let’s look at the overall cost of this booking for eXpectations members.
Members of eXpectations Plus could have booked this 1-bedroom apartment (sleeping up to 4) during 2nd – 9th June 2018 for just 44,500 points. To put this points value into perspective the total price for the booking featured came to just £534 (based on 4 people sharing when we looked on: 10/8/2017). To calculate this we have included: the associated maintenance fees for 44,500 points, 1x annual membership and 1x online RCI exchange fee.
Based on 4 people sharing the price is less than £20pppn for 7-nights within a 1-bedroom apartment at the Anfi Beach Club during the dates featured in the example above. 1 in 4 year rule applies to all Anfi del Mar resorts, meaning eXpectations members can only book into these resorts once every four years to give each member a fair chance of visiting this high-demand resort.
|Associated maintenance fees for 44,500 points @ £5.75 per thousand||£256|
|1 x eXpectations Annual Membership||£162|
|1 x RCI online exchange Fee||£116|
|Mandatory miscellaneous fees (e.g. tourist tax)||£0|