resort Costa Adeje is located in the
south-west part of Tenerife, in continuation
of the far busier holiday resort of
Playa de las Americas.
Costa Adeje beaches
Costa Adeje has three beaches with slightly
different characteristics. However, all
three of them are very nice like the town
itself, and all three are of high standard.
Playa del Duque
is often considered to be the main beach in
Costa Adeje. The beach is located in a small
bay, where it is relatively protected. It
has fine-grained, golden sand and the water
The largest and
most populated of the three beaches is Playa
Fañabé. The beach is almost 1 kilometre long
and has fine-grained sand and relatively
shallow water. A nice beach with many people
The last, and
smallest. beach is Playa la Pinta, which is
located just north of the harbour. Yet
another lovely sand beach, and the beach
with the best wave protection. The beach is
characterised by its variety of fun and
challenging playing equipment in the water.
at all the beaches include sun lounges,
sunshades, showers and toilets. The beaches
have breakwaters, but there may still be
high waves when the wind comes from the
The beaches are
connected by means of a very nice sea front,
which has many restaurants, cafés, bars and
shops close to the beaches.
All three beaches are child-friendly, but
when the weather is calm, Playa Fañabé is
the best. Here there are also several
playgrounds behind the beach.
If there are
waves, Playa la Pinta usually has the best
There is no doubt that the water sports
activities are best at Playa Fañabé. Here
you can try jet skis, banana boat and
There is a wide selection of restaurants and
cafés behind the beaches. In addition to
international dishes and fast food, they
also serve traditional tapas and specialties
from the Canaries.
Costa Adeje as a holiday resort
Costa Adeje is one of the most recently
developed holiday resorts in Tenerife and at
the same time one of the most stylish ones.
It has a relaxed
and at the same time somewhat exclusive
atmosphere, which appears from the hotels,
restaurants and shops of very high standard.
In particular the two luxury hotels, Bahia
del Duque and Sheraton La Caleta.
offers a variety of activities for the
entire family. Some of the most popular ones
are Siam Park and Aqualand Costa Adeje,
where there are also dolphins in addition to
the water park. For golfers, there is the
golf course, Golf Costa Adeje, with 27