The best hotels in Tenerife
Whether you are planning a relaxing holiday in a luxury hotel or you are organising a trip with some of your loudest friends, come to Tenerife!
The greatest and most populous of the Canary Islands will not disappoint you. It offers accommodation for all budgets and meets any requirements. You will find beautiful landscapes, a pleasant stay and all the comforts you might need.
In Tenerife you will find the accommodation for you, whether you are looking for a luxury, all-inclusive-type resort or for a youth hostel. This island also offers alternative facilities like villas and apartments. Whatever your budget is, here you will find something suitable for you.
The first thing to decide is on which part of the island you want to spend your holiday since Tenerife is divided into two big geographical and tourist areas.
In the southern part of the island the climate is more temperate, and you can have a swim even during the winter, so it is recommended for your winter holidays.
On the other hand, the terrain in the northern part of Tenerife is much more mountainous than in the south, so this area is a little less warm. Close to the promenade of Puerto De Le Cruz, where you can enjoy pleasant temperatures all year round, you will find Lago Martianez, a complex of seven seawater pools with floating islands. The city is near the popular Loro Parque, a paradise for people of all ages.
The North of Tenerife offers a great variety of options for your accommodation which are as good as those you will find in the most tourist part of the island.
Costa Adeje is an exclusive tourist area located in the southern part of Tenerife. Here you will find golden sand beaches like Playa Las Vistas, high-quality hotels, apartments, resorts, villas, restaurants and refined entertainment. Costa Adeje offers many activities: windsurf, boat excursion to go whale watching, golf courses and theme parks. It is close to Tenerife South Airport.
Tenerife Costa Adeje
Where to stay in Costa Adeje
Costa Adeje offers a wide range of accommodation facilities to meet all budgets, from luxury hotels to family-friendly ones. It is one of the best areas to spend your holiday.
Fañabe and Playa Torviscas
Where to stay in Playa Torviscas
Close to these two beaches you will find four-star high-quality hotels provided with every comfort as well as more economical solutions. This area is ideal for those who want to spend a high-level holiday without giving up on entertainment and great fun.
Where to stay in EL Duque
At the end of the promenade of Costa Adeje you will find the last wonderful beach of the coastline: Playa del Duque. This is the most secluded and peaceful corner on Costa Adeje which allows you to spend an elegant holiday surrounded by tropical landscapes and relaxing atmospheres. There are a lot of different accommodation facilities in this area. You will find many different luxurious resorts with a wellness area where you can relax and take care of your body.
Los Cristianos is a young tourist destination. A former fishermen's village, it has become an important area for its exciting nightlife. Together with Las Américas, this area is highly recommended if you are looking for fun and great entertainment.
Moreover, this area is ideal if you are organizing your winter holidays since the climate in the southern part of the island is the mildest of the whole southern coast.
Here you will find a wide range of accommodation facilities to suit all budgets: from the most expensive to the cheapest hotels, you find the right place for you. To visit the other islands of the archipelago you can take one of the ferries that sail from here daily.
Where to stay near Mount Teide
On the south-eastern coast of Tenerife, a little further, you will find the beach of El Médano, one of the best spots to go surfing. This peaceful village is perfect for surf lovers and for those who want to experience a more authentic part of the island. From the wonderful promenade of El Médano, you can easily reach Montaña Roja, an evocative high ground overlooking the sea.
The hotels and restaurants are less expensive, and the food is more natural and characteristic of the area.
Hotels in Granadilla de Abona
Not far from El Médano you will find Granadilla, which mixes modernity and history and is home to interesting architectural vestiges. You will be surrounded by a bohemian and peaceful atmosphere. The village is inhabited by locals and foreigners who decided to move to Tenerife and offers a great variety of hotels to suit all budgets.
Hotel in Vilaflor
Vilaflor is a cosy, little village close to Mount Teide. It offers a good range of accommodation facilities from the most refined to the cheapest hotels.
Hotel Tenerife South – seaside
Let’s have a look at the countless options offered by the coast, the top holiday destination of Tenerife.
Hotel Ayuntamiento Adeje
This is the most touristically developed and exclusive area of the island. There are a lot of family-friendly holiday resorts to suit all budgets.
Hotel Costa Adeje
Costa Adeje is home to the most popular coastal resorts:
- Playa de las Américas (696 hotels)
- Adeje (1590 hotels)
- Los Cristianos (569 hotels)
- Callo Salvaje (194 hotels)
Hotel Los Cristianos
This area is highly recommended if you want to enjoy the vibrant atmosphere of this island and its exciting nightlife.
Pal Mar is a small tourist area in the southern part of Tenerife, not far from the main tourist centres of Los Cristianos and Playa de las Americas. It is idea for those who want to experience the typical movida (nightlife) but are looking for a strategic position to get to the most secluded beaches. With its beautiful boulevards, surrounded by lush palms, its mild climate and its peaceful atmosphere, Pal Mar is one of the main tourist destinations of the island.
In the southern part of Tenerife, you will find exclusive tourist resorts and facilities to play sports. Not far from Tenerife South Airport, is located the Amarilla Golf & Country Club. Designed by Donald Steel and inaugurated in 1998, this wonderful 18-hole golf course offers a scenic view of the Cordillera of Teide and Marina San Miguel.
Los Abrigos is a small fishermen’s village in Granadilla de Abona. It is has a small harbour and a magical characteristic atmosphere. It offers a great variety of accommodation, to satisfy any requirements and suit any budgets.
El Médano is in the tourist area of Arenas del Mar and it is ideal for those who are passionate about surf. Here you will find several hotels to satisfy all your needs and wants.
Hotels in Baja del Duca
This part of the southern coast of Tenerife is popular for its exclusive resorts which provide excellent services, meet any requirements and has well- equipped beaches. This is the ideal place to experience a refined and cosy holiday.
Hostels in Tenerife South
Why choosing a hostel
In Tenerife you can have a wonderful holiday even if you are on a low budget. There are many high-quality hostels on the island, which offer every comfort. They are the ideal solutions for groups of young people, for adventurous couples and adventure seekers.
How much is a hostel?
Hostels can be found everywhere in the island but most of them are located on the southern coast. The prices range from 10 to 30 euro a night, according to the position and type of accommodation chosen.
The best hotels in Santa Cruz
The port city of Santa Cruz is the capital of Tenerife whose historic centre is home to beautifully well-maintained buildings, like the colonial Iglesia Matriz de la Concepción. In Santa Cruz you will find the Palacio de Carta with its Baroque and Neoclassical elements, the Museo de la Naturaleza y el Hombre, located in the old civil hospital and houses interactive exhibitions and collections of archaeology and biology. It is also a mooring wharf for cruise ships. The entire province of Santa Cruz de Tenerife is home to 30235 hotels. Not far you will find San Cristobal de la Laguna, the former capital of the Canary Islands.
Prices of the hotels in Tenerife
Tenerife can meet any requirements and suit any budget. You can choose from apartments, B&Bs, hostels, luxury all-inclusive resorts and boarding houses.
Hotels and hostels
Hostels offer a variety of very economical solutions. The prices vary from 10 to 30 euro per night. Some of the hostels are in evocative areas and offer fantastic views over the beaches and the sea. They will not disappoint your expectations!
The prices of the hotels, instead, can vary significantly according to the type of service required. All of them offer high-quality standards.
Playa de Las Teresias
Playa de Las Tiresias is the main beach in Santa Cruz de Tenerife, it is located further north than San Andreas, 7 km from the city centre. This beach is mainly visited by the inhabitants of Santa Cruz. It offers golden sand, especially transported from the Sahara Desert and it has a breakwater dam, so its waters are always calm. It is perfect for families with children.
Where to stay near Las Teresias
If you want to stay close to this beautiful and well-equipped beach, you can choose from a great variety of hotels. You will be near the more cultural destinations, the most interesting shops, markets and typical restaurants. Many events are held all year round but the most popular one is the Carnival, in February.
Are you looking forward to visiting Tenerife? You have only to choose your favourite area, look for the right accommodation and book your dream holiday!
Information on the bast hotels in Tenerife
Contact us for more information