Featured Tenerife Holiday Ideas

5 Great Tenerife Holiday Ideas


Because Tenerife caters for all types of people, you’re spoilt for choice when it comes to ideas to make your visit an enjoyable one.
With great weather almost all year round, there is so much you can do to make it memorable.

To kick start the process of planning the type of holiday you’re looking for, we’re giving you our 5 best ideas to help you decide,  along with additional tips on each.

Relaxing Spa Break in Tenerife

Tenerife has a large number of top quality hotels, many of them 5 star that incorporate spas and are located throughout the island.
The spas are fully equipped and normally include fitness facilities, massage treatments and beauty therapies. You could book into one of these hotels and have a luxurious pamper filled break.

You don’t have to be a hotel guest to use the facilities although you’ll need to pay a small entrance fee which is affordable and definitely worth it.

Aqua Club Termal Spa Costa Adeje Tenerife
Aqua Club Termal Spa Costa Adeje

Here’s a nice selection of spas to choose from: Tenerife Spas

Price lists are difficult to source so it’s advisable to call the spa of your choice and request more information.

Romantic Tenerife Getaway

Tenerife is a popular choice for couples looking for a romantic retreat.
It is a lover’s paradise with sunny days, sandy beaches, palms and exotic drinks on tap.

There are adult only hotels available if you prefer and the choice of romantic spots for evening meals is endless with so many fine dining eateries available.

Tenerife boasts some of the most breath-taking sunsets and scenery for such occasions.

How about a candlelit dinner on the beach, feasting on Spanish cuisine and drinking fine wine while making light conversation with the one you love as acoustic guitars play softly in the background. Now that’s a vision to savour!

Mare Nostrum Resort Tenerife
Mare Nostrum Resort in Arona

Take a look at these secret places for romantic getaways.

Family Friendly Escapes in Tenerife

Tenerife has always been an excellent family holiday destination.
Over the years, the island has worked hard on making it a very child friendly place.
There is so much to keep children occupied and the proof is in so many repeat visits by families.

Many of the hotels have children’s swimming pools, kids’ clubs, both daytime and evening entertainment, and children’s menus. Some even have crèches to take care of the little ones while parents have the opportunity to unwind and relax.

Children at Siam Park Tenerife
Having fun at Siam Park

For beaches, there are 13 Blue Flags according to a 2013 survey on the island which we’ve listed in the table below.


GranadillaEl Medano
GranadillaLa Jaquita
AdejeTroya I and II
AdejeEl Duque
Santiago del TeideLa Arena
Santiago del TeideLos Guíos Beach
La LagunaEl Arenisco
Los RealejosEl Socorro
Puerto de la CruzPlaya Jardín
Puerto de la CruzSan Telmo
TacoronteLa Arena – Mesa del mar
Guía de IsoraSan Juan

Tenerife is hard to beat when it comes to family friendly attractions. Water parks, boat trips, animal parks and a zoo, there is enough activity to keep children occupied and entertained throughout the trip.

Many restaurants and bars even offer crayons and colouring books to kids and not mentioning the many functions that include clowns and magicians to make the day unforgettable.

Read about buckets, spades and ice cream – a mother and toddler experience.

You can get great holiday package deals for the family from Holiday Hypermarket.

Adventure Packed Tenerife Holiday

For those looking for some adventure and enjoy the thrill and excitement of the outdoors, Tenerife has you covered regardless of age or interest.

As expected, with such great weather, outdoor activities in Tenerife are bountiful and with a year round temperate climate, the limits are set by you alone.

The island has many trails assigned for walking, hiking and cycling. From leisurely strolls along the many promenades along the coast to more energetic hikes in Teide National Park or Masca, the possibilities are endless and it’s a great way to discover the beautiful landscape the island offers.

Royal Dolphin Boat Trip
Royal Dolphin Boat Trip

For water sport lovers, there is windsurfing, kite surfing, surfing, water skiing, scuba diving, jet skiing, water jet pack and more.
Additionally, there are quad bikes, go karts, fishing trips, parasailing, paragliding and many other types of activities to make it a fun filled day out.

If we come across any company we consider to be of high standard, we’ll insert their details here in due course along with the activities they provide.

Take a look at Teno Activo for some excellent activities.


Tenerife Golfing Trip

Golf courses on Tenerife attract both professional and amateur players and are of exceptional quality. They are well maintained and the views on many are absolutely stunning.

Most of the golf courses are close to hotels so golfers never have to venture too far from the course if they don’t want to.

It’s a good idea to make sure you check out your accommodation before booking the trip because complexes situated very close to the courses usually offer very good discounts on green fees.

golf course in tenerife
Tenerife Golf Course

Get an idea of Green Fees from this select list of Tenerife golf courses.


Your Tenerife holiday can easily be tailored to what your needs are and with so many options available, there is no doubt that the island can satisfy your expectations.

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