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With sensational beaches, impressive natural beauty and vibrant tourist resorts, Tenerife is a dream destination for thousands of holidaymakers who flock to this wonderful island every year. With year-round sunshine, Tenerife holidays are just as popular in the winter months as they are in the peak of summer, especially with couples and families looking for affordable luxury holidays in the sun.

 

The diversity of the island is one of its key draws, with traditional sandy beaches mixing with rugged volcanic coastlines, historic towns and the imposing Mount Teide. For those of you who love to party the buzzing resort of Playa de las Americas is the go-to party town, whereas family holidays to Tenerife are more suited to laid-back Los Cristianos. Plus, with plenty of luxury hotels and resorts to choose from Tenerife is becoming a big draw for travellers looking for a more luxurious escape.

 

Why book Tenerife Holidays?

 

Exceptional Beaches

The island of Tenerife offers a variety of gorgeous beaches, from unique volcanic black sand to picturesque golden stretches. Regardless of where you stay on the island, you'll find the perfect seaside spot to relax and unwind.

 

Cultural Delights

The historic city of Santa Cruz provides a rich cultural experience for travellers eager to explore. Don't miss the opportunity to visit the colonial Church of the Immaculate Conception.

 

Culinary Adventures

Tenerife is a paradise for food enthusiasts. Be sure to sample traditional dishes such as Churros de Pescado, Queso Asado, and Quesillo for dessert – uncover the delightful flavours of these local specialities.

 

Vibrant Nightlife

In Playa de las Americas, clubs, bars, and pubs come together to create a lively atmosphere, attracting partygoers every summer. Elsewhere on the island you’ll find plenty to keep yourself entertained once the sun goes down.

 

Family Fun 

Tenerife is a fantastic destination for families. One of the island's must-visit attractions is the internationally acclaimed Siam Park, whereas another popular water park, Aqualand, features various slides, pools, and a dolphin show, ensuring a fun-filled day for the whole family. 

 

How do I Book Luxury Tenerife Holidays 2024/25?

Experience unparalleled luxury with a bespoke deal to Tenerife, tailored to cater to your every need by our team of dedicated travel experts. They will provide exceptional personal service from the moment you begin planning your trip until you return home, ensuring a seamless and indulgent experience throughout.

 

Explore our carefully curated selection of high-end hotels and resorts and give us a call. Our knowledgeable team will work to secure the best deals for you. 

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Essential Information

Getting Around

Tenerife is easy to navigate with a range of transport readily available. The public buses are a cheap way for visitors to explore the island, most holiday makers tend to use taxis and hire cars as it offers that extra flexibility during your stay. The islands are full of cycling and hiking trails for the more adventurous and there are daily boat services hopping between each island.


Travelling by bus or car

There are comfortable, air conditioned buses which leave from most of the main resorts regularly and stop at the island’s most famous attractions. The smaller, local buses are slightly less reliable.


Hiring a car is cheap, easy and highly recommended. The island’s main roads are easy to navigate and well looked after; the smaller roads can be somewhat of a challenge. Driving is on the left.


Passports and Visas

British citizens don’t need a visa to enter Tenerife, but must have a valid passport. For the most up-to-date passport and visa info, For more information and advice, visit www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/spain/entry-requirements or the Foreign Office at www.fco.gov.uk/en/


Health and Safety

You should take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance to cover you while you’re away. For more info, see www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/spain/health


Vaccinations

No jabs are required to travel to Spain. The World Health Organisation (WHO), however, recommends that all travellers should have certain vaccinations before leaving the UK so be sure to check with your GP at least 6 weeks before travelling.


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Places to go and things to do in Tenerife

What are the top 5 things to do in Tenerife?

What are the top 5 things to do in Tenerife?

Explore Nature

Teide National Park is a great place for an afternoon of hiking, especially during the slightly cooler winter months. You can even get a cable car to the top to take in the stunning views.


Experience the Carnival of Santa Cruz de Tenerife

The Carnival of Santa Cruz de Tenerife is the second biggest carnival in the world – not bad for a relatively small island! It is held each February so coincide it with a family holiday to Tenerife and you'll never forget it!


Perfect your tan

Year-round sun means one thing – the ultimate chance to get a tan to make everyone at home jealous. The manmade resorts that attract the majority of tourists are geared up for sun seeking Brits so get ready to fly and flop.


Party the night away

Tenerife's buzzing nightlife is a big draw for youngsters looking for a good time. But it is not just super clubs and late night bars, there are plenty of kids friendly entertainment near the resorts as well as more laid back bars ideal for couples and the most mature crowd.

What are the best beaches in Tenerife?

What is your preference – golden grains from the Sahara or volcanic black sand? Whatever you prefer, you will be spoilt for choice. The best places to head to are the beaches of Costa Adeje, La Tejita and Playa del Duque, all of which regularly top many ‘best beaches’ lists.


Palm trees, crystal clear waters ideal for snorkeling and little restaurants ideal for a lunchtime visit are what you can expect, so slap on the sunscreen and get ready to relax.

Food and Drink in Tenerife

Being an island, Tenerife is a mecca for seafood lovers. Make sure you give parrot fish and red sea bream a go. If fish isn’t your thing, don’t worry, as you will find yourself something on the menu that will appeal.


Tenerife is increasingly becoming home to top chefs and the culinary scene is exploding in quality so visit if you consider yourself a bit of a foodie.

Sightseeing in Tenerife

There is plenty to see and do on cheap Tenerife holidays. Head to Teide national park and not only can you explore the fantastic scenery but you can also see the largest operating telescope in Europe and explore the stars!


Alternatively head to the Anaga Mountains for some hiking and even more breathtaking views of this stunning island.

Nightlife in Tenerife

Tenerife nightlife is suitable for people of all ages and tastes. From stylish hangouts to banging clubs, find it all on this island of wonder.


The most popular place for nightlife is definitely Playa de las Americas, where the likes of Crystals Palace, Tramps, The King of Clubs or Sax Rock Bar draw in the crowds year after year.

Family Holidays to Tenerife

Family holidays to Tenerife can be done on a budget without skimping on facilities and entertainment.


Most of the bigger resorts and hotels cater for kids with children’s pool, kids clubs and loads of fun to keep them occupied. So find yourself a cheap hotel in Tenerife that is family friendly and you’ve done the hard work – the rest will take care of itself once you arrive.

Couples Holidays to Tenerife

Tenerife is ideal for a couples escape. With so much to see and do during the days and plenty of restaurants and bars to explore once the sun goes down, Tenerife certainly ticks all of the boxes for couples.


Plus with so many flight and accommodation options it can be a real money-saver when compared to some of the more expensive couple’s hotspots around the world whilst still allowing you to take those wicked romantic shots of gorgeous beach and sunsets for your Insta feed.

Places to go and things to do in Tenerife

What are the top 5 things to do in Tenerife?

What are the top 5 things to do in Tenerife?

Explore Nature

Teide National Park is a great place for an afternoon of hiking, especially during the slightly cooler winter months. You can even get a cable car to the top to take in the stunning views.


Experience the Carnival of Santa Cruz de Tenerife

The Carnival of Santa Cruz de Tenerife is the second biggest carnival in the world – not bad for a relatively small island! It is held each February so coincide it with a family holiday to Tenerife and you'll never forget it!


Perfect your tan

Year-round sun means one thing – the ultimate chance to get a tan to make everyone at home jealous. The manmade resorts that attract the majority of tourists are geared up for sun seeking Brits so get ready to fly and flop.


Party the night away

Tenerife's buzzing nightlife is a big draw for youngsters looking for a good time. But it is not just super clubs and late night bars, there are plenty of kids friendly entertainment near the resorts as well as more laid back bars ideal for couples and the most mature crowd.

Read More
What are the best beaches in Tenerife?

What are the best beaches in Tenerife?

What is your preference – golden grains from the Sahara or volcanic black sand? Whatever you prefer, you will be spoilt for choice. The best places to head to are the beaches of Costa Adeje, La Tejita and Playa del Duque, all of which regularly top many ‘best beaches’ lists.


Palm trees, crystal clear waters ideal for snorkeling and little restaurants ideal for a lunchtime visit are what you can expect, so slap on the sunscreen and get ready to relax.

Read More
Food and Drink in Tenerife

Food and Drink in Tenerife

Being an island, Tenerife is a mecca for seafood lovers. Make sure you give parrot fish and red sea bream a go. If fish isn’t your thing, don’t worry, as you will find yourself something on the menu that will appeal.


Tenerife is increasingly becoming home to top chefs and the culinary scene is exploding in quality so visit if you consider yourself a bit of a foodie.

Read More
Sightseeing in Tenerife

Sightseeing in Tenerife

There is plenty to see and do on cheap Tenerife holidays. Head to Teide national park and not only can you explore the fantastic scenery but you can also see the largest operating telescope in Europe and explore the stars!


Alternatively head to the Anaga Mountains for some hiking and even more breathtaking views of this stunning island.

Read More
Nightlife in Tenerife

Nightlife in Tenerife

Tenerife nightlife is suitable for people of all ages and tastes. From stylish hangouts to banging clubs, find it all on this island of wonder.


The most popular place for nightlife is definitely Playa de las Americas, where the likes of Crystals Palace, Tramps, The King of Clubs or Sax Rock Bar draw in the crowds year after year.

Read More
Family Holidays to Tenerife

Family Holidays to Tenerife

Family holidays to Tenerife can be done on a budget without skimping on facilities and entertainment.


Most of the bigger resorts and hotels cater for kids with children’s pool, kids clubs and loads of fun to keep them occupied. So find yourself a cheap hotel in Tenerife that is family friendly and you’ve done the hard work – the rest will take care of itself once you arrive.

Read More
Couples Holidays to Tenerife

Couples Holidays to Tenerife

Tenerife is ideal for a couples escape. With so much to see and do during the days and plenty of restaurants and bars to explore once the sun goes down, Tenerife certainly ticks all of the boxes for couples.


Plus with so many flight and accommodation options it can be a real money-saver when compared to some of the more expensive couple’s hotspots around the world whilst still allowing you to take those wicked romantic shots of gorgeous beach and sunsets for your Insta feed.

Read More

Popular Locations in Tenerife

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Frequently Asked Questions

Which is the best area in Tenerife to stay?

It depends on what you prefer! If you want a bit of everything try Los Cristianos or Playas del las Americas.

If you want some peace and quiet then check out Golf de Sur, Los Gigantes and Los Cristianos.

Holidays to Tenerife are fantastic value but try the winter months of November or February if you want to save a bit of money. They are cheaper than peak summer dates.

Yes! Tenerife is a year-round destination with temperatures even in winter sitting well above 20 degress during the day.

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