The idyllic Canary Islands were formed by volcanoes and are known for their distinctive black-and white-sand beaches. The islands host an annual carnival just before Lent. There are numerous beach resorts at Gran Canaria, Lanzerote and Fuerteventura.
Save money by combining your flight, hotel and airport transfers into a single package. Booking outside of festival dates, the festive season and school holidays will also ensure cheaper airfares and hotel rates.
The best time to visit is in September and October when it's cool and breezy. In July and August, temperatures reach 30°C with a sea breeze. The island is bustling during winter and summer.
The Abama Terraces is a hotel for the whole family and perfect for avid golfers. The hotel has its own 18-hole golf course. There is a fitness center, poolside bar and outdoor pools and tennis courts provide plenty to do. The hotel is in Guia de Isora.
The Bahia Princess is a popular 4-star hotel in Tenerife, which is a mere 10-minute drive from Los Cristianos Beach. The hotel has a nightclub and a free kids' club. Massages are available to help guests unwind and and meals are served at the Principal Restaurant.For family holidays in Canary Islands:
The Ritz-Carlton Abama is a peaceful, secluded family-oriented hotel. A calm space for the body and the mind, Here the ocean and lush plant life set the scene combined with 461 guest rooms and suites with magnificent views over the Atlantic Ocean or the beautiful gardens.
The Vincci Selección La Plantación del Sur in Costa Adeje is close to the best golf courses, beaches, and sea views. Reina Sofia Airport is nearby. The Nammu spa provides guests with the Canarian Thermal Circuit, hydro-massages and volcanic products. Guests enjoy the 24-hour fitness facility and yoga.
The Red Level Gran Meliá Palacio de Isora in Tenerife offers Atlantic ocean and Mount Teide views and the stunning scenery and weather combined with open-air whirlpool bathtubs on the terraces makes this a great option for couples. The hotel offers adults-only Red Level services with personal butlers, private pools and restaurants and Clarins spa treatments.
The Arrecife Gran Hotel & Spa is a great beach hotel 15 minutes from the nearby beaches. There is an in-house spa offering hot stone massages, body wraps, and aromatherapy. The Restaurante Altamar prepares fresh fusion cuisine and 2 bars/lounges and a rooftop terrace keep guests happy after meals
The GF Gran Costa Adeje in Tenerife is a 5-star hotel located just 15-minutes from Los Cristianos Beach. There is a nightclub and a rooftop terrace and a spa offering massages, Ayurvedic treatments and hydrotherapy. The restaurant La Laja serves Mediterranean dishes and the 4 outdoor pools and poolside bars add to the luxurious ambiance.
The Roca Nivaria Gran Hotel offers 5-star luxury in a beach hotel complete with a nightclub and kid's club. There are 4 restaurants and a spa which offers wellness scrubs, wraps and aromatherapy massage. There are pools, bars and special touches such as robes and slippers for guests. The hotel arranges airport transfers on request.
The Kn Aparthotel Columbus offers guests a free kid's club and puts you within a 10-minute drive of Los Cristianos Beach. The hotel has a spa for massages, body wraps, and aromatherapy. The on-site Buffet Restaurant serves meals and the outdoor pools and a poolside bar add to the fun.
The Hotel Floresta is the ideal hotel for couples on a budget, but also suits families. It's around 4 miles from the airport, has outdoor pools, an on-site restaurant and bar/lounge. A poolside bar and outdoor tennis court complete the package