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WorldNorth AtlanticSpainCanary IslandsGran CanariaArguineguin
27°45.517'N, 015°41.130'W Chart icon.png
lat=27.75861 | lon=-15.6855 | zoom=16 | y

Arguineguín (Guanche for "quiet water") is one of the most populated towns along the south coast of Gran Canaria, Spain. A typical Canarian fishing village, it is home to many locals rather than being a tourist resort.


See Canary Islands.


See Canary Islands.



Add here VHF channel for the coastguard, harbor masters. etc.

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The approach to Arguineguin is straightforward. No dangers.


Arguineguin harbour

Port of Arguineguín

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Harbour icon Port of Arguineguín [[Arguineguin#Port of Arguineguín|Port of Arguineguín]] 27°45.436'N, 015°41.080'W

Visitors must anchor outside and take stern lines to the inner breakwater, or anchor in the well-protected area between the harbour and the beach. The holding here seems to be reasonable. Water, electricity. Cafés, fish restaurants. 24 h security. The harbour has a boatyard with a travel-lift. LPG and other supplies are available locally.

Note: There have been some negative reports that the autorities discourage private yachts using the harbor.; Tel: +34 (928) 736 441; Fax: +34 (928) 152 074; VHF channel 09

Marinas & Yacht Clubs



Reportedly the only good holding for anchoring is SW of the port.


Water In the Port
Electricity In the Port
Toilets N/A (Not Available)
Showers N/A
Laundry N/A
Garbage Bins in the port
Fuel N/A
Bottled gas LPG available locally
Chandlers None
Repairs ?
Internet ?
Mobile connectivity ?
Vehicle rentals ?


Supplies are available locally.

Eating out

Good simple fish restaurants.


  • The harbor here hosts a ferry service to Puerto Rico, Canaria and Puerto de Mogan
  • Another popular way to reach the town from Puerto Rico, Canaria is by trekking over the mountain between the two towns
  • There are several public bus routes offering convenient service to other towns on the island
  • Arguineguín is also served by an expressway (GC1) with a nearby interchange and a highway



Give a short history of the port.

Places to Visit

List places of interest, tours, etc.


Contact details of "Cruiser's Friends" that can be contacted for local information or assistance.


List links to discussion threads on partnering forums. (see link for requirements)



See Canary Islands.


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