Tag: "Tenerife resorts"

Ocean Park, Puerto Colon marina, Tenerife

Ocean Park 2 complex

Ocean Park 2 is an idylic family complex. With around half the apartments being residential it is very well looked after and very peaceful. It is situated just a 5 minute walk from Puerto Colon marina and its neighbouring beaches.

Las Galletas, Tenerife

Las Galletas

Las Galletas is not so far from Los Cristianos, but it is a completely different city. It lies a bit away from the sea, the houses are low and there are many parks. There are not so many good beaches along the coast, but you can find a lot of swimmingpools here.

Puerto de Santiago, Tenerife, Canary Islands

Puerto de Santiago

Puerto de Santiago resort used to be a small holiday village but it’s rapidly expandig to a bustling touristresort. The area is most famous for it’s cliffs that are called Los Gigantes (The Giants), and are more than 500 meters high.(photo:Thomas Tolkien)

Playa de Arenas Tenerife

Playa la Arena

Playa la Arena is today one of three separate resorts (Los Gigantes, Puerto Santiago and Playa la Arena) that have merged into one. Playa la Arena is the most modern of the three and has a beautiful long stretch of blue Flag standard black sand beaches. A promenade runs along the seashore and is flanked […]

Golf del Sur, Tenerife

Golf del Sur

Situated on the south coast of Tenerife and very close to the Reina Sofia airport, Golf del Sur as its name suggests, is primarily a golfing resort. There are numerous world-class courses on offer, but this should not put off the non-golfer, as there are other activities besides testing your swing. The San Blas commercial […]

Los Gigantes resort in Tenerife

Los Gigantes

Los Gigantes lies at the foot of the imposing cliffs of los Gigantes at an average height of 500 metres and 30 km northwest of the playa de las Americas. This spot which is not as crowded as las Americas or los Cristianos, has first class hotels associated with a sports port, excellent views of […]

Los Cristianos, Canary Island Tenerife, Spain

Los Cristianos

Although nowadays los Cristianos and the Playa de las Americas are together, the former keeps its own personality having been built around an old maritime villa. In its bay there is a nice beach and bustling harbour with ample sailing facilities. Everyday boats depart from the port of los Cristianos to the island of Gomera […]

Playa de las Americas, Tenerife Island, Canaries

Playa de las Americas

Playa de las Americas is the main tourist resort in Tenerife. It stretches along the coast which is sprinkled with small beaches which lie alongside an attractive promenade. One can find everything in its streets: shops, bars, restaurants etc.

El Medano, Tenerife

El Médano

El Médano beach resort is one of the best and largest in the island and is an ideal place for windsurfing. As it is orientated to the southwest it is exposed to the gusts of trade winds which makes it an excellent spot where a number of championships have been held in different sailing classes. […]

Costa del Silencio, Amarilla Bay

Costa del Silencio

Separated from the Cristianos towards the south west by the nature park Malpais de La Rasca, Costa del Silencio is another tourist area with several beaches of volcanic sand grown up around the Belgium complex Ten-Beland the fishing village las Galletas.