La Caleta is a
small and quiet holiday resort in the
south-western part of Tenerife, approx. 5-6
km north of
Playa de las Americas.
The beach in general
'La Enramada' beach in La Caleta is a
200-300 m long natural beach covered with
coarse lava sand and rocks.
The water is
clear and clean, but the bathers often
experience big waves, as the beach is
completely unprotected towards the west.
During the high
season, it is possible to rent sun lounges
and sunshades at the beach, and there is
also access to toilets. There is free
parking in both ends of the beach.
The lovely sand
beach Playa de Duque is located to the
south-east - less than one kilometre's walk
The coarse lava sand, the large amount of
rocks and the big waves make the beach less
No water sports activities.
There is a beach bar, which is usually open
during the high season.
La Caleta holiday resort
La Caleta is a small and peaceful town, but
if the extension of
continues, La Caleta will be merged with the
larger town of Costa Adeje in a few years.
hotel in La Caleta is the apartment hotel
Jardin Caleta, which has a beautiful view of
the beach and the ocean.
The town has a
number of restaurants, including a tapas
restaurant and a sea food restaurant.
Several of the restaurants have a lovely
view of the ocean. There are also a few bars
in La Caleta.