Playa de la gaviota, Isla Canela is a small beach located in the municipality of Isla Cristina, Isla Canela. The color of the sand is white and its composition is mainly sand. It is a zone of moderate swell with the tides, the useful sand space does not vary much. There is a beautiful backdrop of natural dunes.
Normally it has an average occupation with between 30% and 70% occupied in high season.
It is a very good beach The access is through a beautiful wooden bridge that crosses the marshes on days of strong sun you can stroll across to take advantage of the slightly cooler temperature from the water. The beach itself is great, covers quite a few meters and has a chiringuito with affordable prices.
La gaviota is the perfect chiringuito, which is the name for beach bar for an easy uncomplicated lunch which seems to be as popular with the locals as the tourists. Friendly service the food is lovely and reasonably priced soup 4.50 euro, fish 8 euro. Among other choices
The view from the terrace is gorgeous and there is plenty of parking space around the restaurant
All in all it is a very nice and quiet beach if you move a few meters to the left or right of the bridge. When the tide goes out a great alternative beach for children is formed in the inner lagoon.