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1 room, 2 adults

Cactus Host

2-star2 stars
Calle Doctor Miguel Rosas, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, 35007, Spain

City centre hostel within walking distance of Santa Catalina Park
  • Free WiFi
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  • It was so amazing so much fun and the caveman design of cactus host is brilliant Sep 30, 2019
  • Short walk to the beach, bus station and harbour (within 5-10 mins). Plenty of…Jan 30, 2019

Cactus Host

from £26
  • Suite (Suite 1)
  • Suite (Suite 2)
  • Suite (Suite 3)
  • Double Room, Shared Bathroom (Coqueta 1, Shower in Room)
  • Double Room, Shared Bathroom (Coqueta 2, Shower in Room)
  • Double Room, Shared Bathroom (Coqueta 3, Shower in Room)
  • Double Room, Shared Bathroom (Coqueta 4, Shower in Room)
  • Double Room, Shared Bathroom (Coqueta 5, Shower in Room)
  • Double Room (Coqueta 6)
  • Double Room, Shared Bathroom (Coqueta 7, Shower in Room)
  • Double Room, Shared Bathroom (Coqueta 8, Shower in Room)
  • Suite (Suite 4)
  • Suite (Suite 5)

What’s around Cactus Host


  • On the boardwalk
  • Las Canteras Beach - 4-minute walk
  • Port of Las Palmas - 40-minute walk
  • Santa Catalina Park - 5-minute walk
  • El Muelle Shopping Center - 8-minute walk
  • Gran Canaria Marina - 13-minute walk
  • Las Arenas Commercial Center - 26-minute walk
  • La Regenta Modern Art Museum - 6-minute walk

Getting around

  • Las Palmas (LPA-Gran Canaria) 30-min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts


  • 12 rooms


  • Check-in time noon-8 PM
  • Check-out time is noon
To make arrangements for check-in, please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property for check-in instructions.

Required at check-in

  • Cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • No cots (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours) *


  • No on-site parking

Payment types at the property

  • Cash
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the hostel

Food and drink
  • Barbecue grills
  • Microwave in a common area
Things to do
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Kayaking on site
  • Surfing/boogie boarding on site
Working away
  • Business centre
  • Meeting rooms
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Picnic area
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

In the room

Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
Freshen up
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Digital TV channels
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi

Cactus Host’s small print

Also known as

  • Cactus Host Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
  • Cactus Host Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Cactus Host Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
  • Cactus Host s Palmas Gran Can
  • Cactus Host Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
  • Cactus Host Hostel/Backpacker accommodation


Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 2500 owing to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information on the booking confirmation.

For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival on the number on the booking confirmation.

This property only accepts cash for all on-site payments. This property is licensed under an applicable law.Property registration number VV-17-6-12514

Optional extras

Late check-in after 10 PM can be arranged for an extra charge (amount varies)

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of EUR 25 per room

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Cactus Host

  • Does Cactus Host offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, Cactus Host does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Is parking offered on site at Cactus Host?
    Sorry, there's no on-site parking at Cactus Host.
  • Are pets allowed at Cactus Host?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Cactus Host?
    You can check in from noon to 8 PM. Check-out time is noon.
  • Are there restaurants at or near Cactus Host?
    Yes. Nearby restaurants include La Picantina (3-min walk), Samurai II (3-min walk) and Peccôu de Gôa (3-min walk).
  • Is an airport shuttle service offered by Cactus Host?
    Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is EUR 25 per room.
  • Is there an on-site casino at Cactus Host?
    No, this hostel doesn't have a casino, but Casino Las Palmas (7-min walk) is nearby.

Recent reviews

Fabulous 8.8 From 82 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
Great location and value for money
Lee, gb7 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Best hostel
Amazing location... Super clean. Best deal in the island. Good character. Nice staff
Pablo, gb1 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Amazing experience
A lovely place with a unique style. The host was very friendly and let us keep our luggage in the reception until 5pm. The roof top terrace was a hidden gem. A great place to have a barbecue dinner. Very central location and very close to the beach!
TROND HAAVARD, us3 night business trip
Exceptional 10.0
Great Value
Exceeded my expectations. This place is a true gem
Daniel, ie1 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Nice, cozy, friendly and clean
It was a nice and quiet place relative to the great location and affordable cost.
us2 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Buen hostel, céntrico, personal amable y buena atención al cliente.
HERMOGENES, es1 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Estancia y trato estupendo
Super recomendable
es2 night trip with friends
Poor 2.0
Usch!!!! Aldrig mera!!!! hjälpte mig att byta hotell efter en natt. En eloge till dom för all hjälpsamhet, som jag fick! Inget på hotellet var vad som utlovades! kan absolut INTE rekommendera detta hotellet!
Ulla-Britt, se14 night trip
Very good 8.0
Et hyggelig hostel til en bra pris, nære stranden, veldi hyggelig betjening, Alt var lgd av gamle paller og div tre, Spesiell plass, Anbefales til alle som ikke trenger så mye!
Pål, no2 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Happy customer
Really calm place with mostly young adultes or older aldults. 2 kitchens, a BBQ, nice places to chill and clean rooms.
Lysiane, fr1 night trip with friends

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