The largest island in the archipelago that is the Canary Islands is none other than Gran Canaria. One of the most popular islands in the area with popular destinations such as Maspalomas, Puerto Rico and the capital of the island Las Palmas de Gran Canaria all of which are the perfect summer and winter escape. Summer temperatures average as high as 24°C in August and draws in thousands of visitors to the area. The hotels in Gran Canaria are much like those in Spain, welcoming, friendly and traditionally decorated in a Spanish style there are so many hotels from family friendly to adults only. The cheap hotels on the island have a brilliant modern feel to them, from prime beach front locations to spectacular views over the resorts and beaches whatever your needs there is a hotel for you in Gran Canaria.