There is a wide choice of self-catering apartments available in Tenerife, the largest and most popular of the Canary Isles. The self-catering option offers travellers a degree of freedom to eat when and where they wish, and provides the opportunity to sample the many excellent restaurants that serve Tenerife’s holiday resorts.
Going self-catering in Tenerife does not however mean that holidaymakers will miss out on the facilities that make hotel holidays so relaxing. Many of the self-catering apartments are located in the hotel complexes and share facilities such as swimming pools, bars and entertainment. And if you don’t feel like cooking or going out you can always eat in the hotel restaurant.
Things to do in Tenerife
The flexibility of self-catering accommodation means that you will have more time to enjoy the many activities Tenerife has to offer. Famous for its year round sunshine and glorious sandy beaches, Tenerife is a Mecca for watersports. Windsurfing, jet-skiing, scuba diving and much more are available at all Tenerife’s main resorts.
For those seeking peace and tranquillity, Tenerife’s interior has a vast expanse of dramatic countryside including the volcanic Mount Teide that at over 12,000 feet is Spain’s highest mountain. By contrast, Tenerife’s beach resorts offer enough noisy nightlife to keep even the most party-hardened traveller happy.
Self Catering Options
The best of Tenerife’s self-catering accommodation is located within the hotel complexes that dominate the islands tourist resorts. Like the hotels, accommodation is available from two to four-star with the star rating reflecting access to services and facilities as well as the quality of the rooms and the location. Whatever your needs, if you’re looking for freedom and flexibility as well as guaranteed sunshine - then self-catering in Tenerife is perfection.