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Casa Sylph

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Excellent 5/5 Score from 6 reviews

Apartment | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Air conditioning
  • No pets allowed

The apartment is 5 minutes walk from the marina and 10 minutes walk from the main promenade and beach in Gran Tarajal.

The property highlights are:

•sleeps up to 6 people in 3 double/twin rooms


•fully fitted separate kitchen

•luxury bathroom with monsoon shower

•separate cloak room

•large living room with ample seating and LCD TV and DVD player

•a 25 metre communal swimming pool plus a children's pool

•fully equipped gym with panoramic views out to sea

The property has its own peaceful 40 foot private balcony with table, chairs and sunloungers - perfect for relaxing during the day and enjoying a sundowner in the evening. There is also a large awning which can be used to keep half of the terrace in shade if required. The terrace overlooks both the children's pool and main pool. Beyond this are stunning views of the sea and mountain. There is also a gym for the exclusive use of people staying at the Vista Mar complex.

Size Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms
Nearest beach Gran Tarajal 1 km
Will consider Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised, Wheelchair users
Nearest Amenities 1 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Puerto Del Rosario 38 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, DVD player, Sea view
Pool Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Children's pool
General Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Safe, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, Solarium or roof terrace
Furniture Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 7
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace
Access Wheelchair users, Secure parking, Lift access

The Canary Islands region

Fuerteventura is the second largest of the Canary Islands. It is a 2 hour drive from Corralejo at the north eastern tip to Morro Jable in the South but just a 30 minute drive across the island from east to west.

It has the best beaches of any of the Canaries – miles and miles of beautiful white sand. In particular the Las Dunas National Park, starting on the edge of Corralejo and stretching 7 miles south and the Jandia beaches in the far south.

Although Fuerteventura is, quite rightly, known for its beaches there is much more to the island, and many things to do.

The landscape has a timeless quality, with large open plains, dramatic barren lavascapes with smooth volcanic peaks and valleys dotted with the occasional oasis of palm trees. There are many tiny hamlets of little whitewashed houses to explore throughout the island.

Gran Tarajal

Gran Tarajal is the second most populated town in Fuerteventura next to the capital, Puerto Del Rosario.

Due to its geographic location and commercial port, the town is the central area for importing and exporting goods, particularly for the southern part of the island. The most popular local products for import and export are fish, cheese and agricultural produce.

This town was once a famous gateway for numerous visitors going to Fuerteventura . Historically, it was used by the missionaries, bishops and Barbary pirates who asked the locals help in disembarking.

Gran Tarajal has a black-sand beach complemented by a very striking seafront promenade with several Spanish bars and restuarants over-looking the beach. Because of the old quay, the seas in Gran Tarajal are very calm - perfect for a paddle or a swim to cool off in the hot Canarian sun.

The Gran Tarajal streets follow the shape of the land. The key feature of the town is the volcano that rises up to make an amazing backdrop to Gran Tarajal town.

This unassuming town preserves a far more authentic Canarian ambiance than the other Fuertaventura towns.

Gran Tarajal has many shops including 2 supermarkets, a pharmacy, several clothes, shoes and bags shops. The shops (excluding the supermarkets) are usually closed between 2 and 4.30 in the afternoon for siesta.

There are several restaurants in the town which offer mainly Italian or Spanish cuisine. We'd definitely recommend taking advantage of the fresh seafood and fish available. There are also several beachside cafes which are ideal for relaxing outside in the afternoon with an ice cold beer.

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Review 1-6 of 6

29 Apr 2014


"Perfectly Peaceful"

Just back from 2 weeks staying at Casa Sylph in Gran Tarajal. Holiday plans changed a wee bit when my husband fell and broke his arm just three days before travelling to Fuerte, but Casa Sylph proved … More

31 Mar 2014


"Well recommended!"

It's all been said before in other reviews. Gran Tarajal is a lovely Spanish town that has not yet been spoiled by mass touirsm. We have now found the place in Fuerteventura that we would like to… More

15 Feb 2014



When we arrived we found the apartment had a wow factor as soon as we walked in as it was so spacious. Walking onto the enormous terrace we found ourselves overlooking the sea and a small rocky beach.… More

12 Aug 2012


"Fantastic apartment with stunning views"

Large apartment that overlooks a beautiful rocky beach which is just over the road, and is only a 10 minute walk to a sandy beach in the town of Gran Tarajal which has a good selection of restaurants and cafes too.

The apartment provides lots of room and is a home from home including washing machine, dishwasher and even a DVD player which was great for our children when the sun was too strong. There is an extensive balcony which is shaded and is one of the best places to sit to watch the world go by and the sun go down.

All in all great location (if you don't want too much hustle and bustle); would recommend hiring a car for sight seeing etc.

9 Aug 2012


"Great apartment in a wonderful location"

Casa Sylph has everything you need for a perfect holiday. This spacious apartment has a lovely ocean view and an amazing terrace. It is modern, well-equipped and clean.

The apartment is located in the beautiful Vista Mar residence with an excellent 25 metre swimming pool and a children's pool.

Gran Tarajal is a charming town with an authentic atmosphere. It has a lovely promenade and a nice marina.

19 Apr 2012


"Excellent all-round."

Very pleased with apartment. Large, excellent facilities and very well-appointed.
Resort itself rather quiet and limited with OK beach. Need a car to visit better beaches and attractions. However, lovely sun terrace and pool at apartment made up for this!

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