Tenerife’s Beaches

Tenerife is a great destination for a holiday year round due to its great weather and there are lots of superb beaches to choose from when staying in villas in canaries. There is a combination of soft golden sandy beaches and volcanic sand beaches because of the unique nature of the island which was formed by volcanic eruptions. The popular tourist resorts have great beaches which are well known for their ideal swimming waters and their high levels of cleanliness with shower facilities, sunbeds and a variety of watersports available. There are also many more remote and quieter beaches which are accessible from family villas in Spain on the island of Tenerife.

Beaches in the South

On the southern coast there are most of the famous tourist resorts with lovely stretches of golden sand, which offer lots of activities. The most well known of these beaches are Playa de la Americas and Los Cristianos and also in this area are the beautiful beaches of Costa Adeje, which are some of the best on the island and next to up market resorts. Other beaches in the south of the island with blue flags are Playa del Duque and Playa Fanabe which have superb water quality and an eco-friendly environment. Stay in one of our villas in Canary islands in the south of the island of Tenerife and explore these amazing beaches.

Beaches in the North

As well as visiting the beaches in the south of the island when staying in family villas in Spain in Tenerife, the North offers a great selection of beaches as well. In the Santa Cruz area of the island you will find the Playa de la Teresitas and one of the most serene beaches in Tenerife El Bollullo, which has dark coloured sand due to the volcanic nature of the landscape. One of the most famous beaches on the island is Playa Jardin, which has beautiful gardens and trees and also next to the beach is Lago Martianez, a fantastic water park designed by the famous Canarian artist Cesar Manrique and has swimming pools, waterfalls and sub-tropical gardens.

Beach Activities

As well as relaxing on the beaches near villas in Canary islands on Tenerife, you can also go diving to discover the amazing unwater world of the island or take a deep sea fishing trip and catch barracuda or even marlin! One of the best activities on Tenerife off the beaches is windsurfing and the best places to do this are El Medano, Playa de la Americas and Los Cristianos where you can rent equipment. Stay in one of our villas in Canaries and discover the superb beaches in Tenerife.