Tenerife is the perfect location for a budget holiday, but did you know it also boasts some of Europe’s most luxurious hotels? From beachside hideaways to sprawling. chic complexes, these hotels are to die for. So, if you’re looking to spoil yourself with a luxury break, or simply looking for a little escapism, here is our official list of The Island of Eternal Spring’s best luxury hotels. This is where the wealthy stay on Tenerife.
Gran Hotel Bahía Del Duque Resort
First up, one of the most exclusive hotels on the island. Gran Hotel Bahía Del Duque Resort is set right on the beachfront and offers a wonderful series of pampering spa treatments. The hotel is designed to look like Canarian village, with canopied, 4-poster beds and elegant balconies looking over the ocean. The food is sensational, on a level with gourmet restaurants and all guests benefit from a 24-hour butler service. This really is a paradise; from the stone baths in the rooms to the tennis courts in the grounds.
Royal Garden Villas & Spa
If you’re a golf fan, Royal Gardens is the place for you. Overlooking the Costa Adeje Golf Course, this is a private haven with a flawless blend of intimacy and high-end service. The facilities include a Turkish bath, squash courts and a full-service spa. Some of the most expensive rooms are bigger than some houses, offering hydromassage showers and bathing pools. This boutique hotel has it all, including a kitchen serving delicious food including fresh lobster bisque.
Hotel San Roque
On the north-west coast of Tenerife, in the centre of the majestic town of Garachico, San Roque, with its 18th-century manor house, is a hotel of unique historic character. If you’re looking for the traditional Tenerife experience, the decor and location will suit you to the ground. Courtyard swimming pool, rooftop solarium, whirlpool baths and even a library. San Roque has more than enough facilities to help you relax and enjoy the Canarian sun. And we haven’t even mentioned the saunas or tennis courts.
Europe Villa Cortes
Fine dining is put front and centre at Europe Villa Cortes, with six restaurants all serving the best food that Tenerife has to offer. This hotel offers old-school elegance and glamour, that’s why it’s a hotspot for celebrities. Tennis courts overlooking the beach and a huge swimming pool that even has a waterfall! This hotel was built for romance, with gorgeous courtyards and candlelit dinners, a perfect place for you and your loved one.
Meliá Hacienda del Conde
No kids allowed at this adults-only boutique spa hotel. Escape the tourists at this remote and refined getaway. The surroundings are the epitome of paradise, sub-tropical gardens, hillside views, various swimming pools and private, intimate alcoves. Don’t forget the 18-hole golf course and a cool bar, found inside a quaint little church.
Iberostar Grand Hotel Mencey
Style and elegance are abound, superbly located in the heart of Santa Cruz, the island’s capital city. Informal but efficient is the order of the day here, with state-of-the-art spa and fitness facilities and subtropical gardens, overlooked by balconies. The rooms are bright and clean with wooden floors running throughout. The hotel had a multi-million dollar makeover a few years ago and it really shows. Everything is beautifully crafted and tastefully placed. Extreme comfort is colonial-style surroundings.