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Make a Holiday Rental Apartment in Playa de la Arena, Tenerife Your Home Away From Home

Playa de la Arena is a peaceful town located on the western side of the island of Tenerife. It is an ideal place to have a holiday rental apartment due to the fact that it is much quieter than other areas, adding a sense of peace and tranquillity to your holiday. The town has a lot to offer in the way of activities and is within easy reach of other attractions on the western side of the island.

Things to Do on Holiday to Playa de la Arena, Tenerife

The central focus of Playa de la Arena is its beach. The town has one of the most attractive coves on the island and has been awarded a Blue Flag. The sand is still natural (made of black volcanic rock) and is a beautiful wonder to behold. There are many activities to be enjoyed on the beach of Playa de la Arena besides sunbathing and relaxing. Visitors can indulge in some watersports such as windsurfing, jet skiing, fishing, swimming and scuba diving. Other activities available in Playa de la Arena include cycling, walking and tennis.

Places to Visit on Holiday to Playa de la Arena, Tenerife

Garachico is a picturesque village situated to the north of Playa de la Arena, approximately 40 minutes drive away. The village was the victim of a violent lava flow from the volcanoes on the island in 1706. This created lava rock pools which are one of the main attractions of the village. Garachico is also home to the Church of Santa Ana and the former Convent of San Francisco. The church had to be rebuilt after the damage caused during the volcanic eruption. The convent is a beautiful example of Canarian architecture with stunning wooden balconies. The convent also houses a small museum. Visitors can also visit the Museo Capinteria Antiga, a little artisan museum situated at the seafront of the village.

Probably the main reason that visitors flock to Garachico is to see the Castillo de San Miguel. This 16th century structure was built to guard against invading pirates and now houses a fabulous rock and fossil collection.

Weather in Playa de la Arena, Tenerife

The town of Playa de la Arena is located on the western side of the island which is renowned for its endless days of warmth and sunshine. Rarely will you find that the temperatures fall below 29°C during the summer months, making it a perfect location for that Playa de la Arena villa family holiday filled with outdoor activities. Even during the winter months the temperature remains a generous 15°C during daylight hours. The chance of rain in the area of Playa de la Arena is very unlikely thanks to the unique climate of Tenerife.

Travel to Playa de la Arena, Tenerife

Playa de la Arena can be reached by flying into Tenerife South Airport (TFS). There are several airlines that offer regular cheap flights including easyJet, BMI, Thomson Airlines and Thomas Cook Airways. Visitors can fly from many UK airports such as London Heathrow (LHR), Glasgow (GLA), Belfast (BFS), East Midlands (EMA) and Liverpool (LPL). The journey from Tenerife South Airport to Playa de la Arena takes approximately 40 minutes.

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Beautiful views, lovely pool ... bring pillows!

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NOT FOR pre-school children because of the low balustrade and sheer drops. DO pay Tara to have the pool heated … ask for this at time of booking request. PRINT maps of how to get to the villa … it is on a ONE WAY STREET, and a satnav will not bring you there. It took us 3/4 hour to find it! ~ There are unparalleled views of Los Gigantes, but the villa, though beautiful with marble floors and chandeliers, is tired. Two of the bathrooms’ toilets are if-y, but the third (the grey one) has an excellent shower and toilet. The gas fired BBcue is AMAZING! (remember to put a metal pan underneath as lit fat drips from the BBcue!) It took us two WHOLE DAYS to work out that the fourth digit from the end of the wifi code on the back of the router is a 9 and not an S, but then the wifi worked wonderfully. The kitchen utensils and crockery are eclectic, but the wine and brandy glasses are gorgeous! The electricity went off (fuse box in the downstairs hall needed the main switch flicked), but the cooker, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washing machine are excellent. The water went off for a couple of hours and really panicked us … but then it came back on, good as new! The one thing that we found untenable, coming from UK, was the bedding. DO bring pillows and pillow cases as there are only long bolsters for pillows. Mattress covers would be highly recommended too. Having said that, the villa itself is very clean (I was surprised that another reviewer thought not) and so are the sheets and towels. There is an excellent (daily?) rubbish pick-up if you leave bags in the hole in the wall outside the Villa. The villa is tricky to drive in and out of, but the electric gate, operated via a key fob (which we found on a table in the downstairs hall) is impressive! Will we stay again …? YES! Now we know the villa’s foibles we most definitely WOULD … but will absolutely BRING THAT BEDDING!!
  • Review Submitted: 21-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017

Fantastic apartment

5 of 5
An absolutely fantastic apartment in an ideal place!! Brilliant new kitchen with all the facilities needed for a self catering holiday!! Owners were amazing and answered any questions we had and also helped us with our anniversary celebrations!! Had an amazing holiday and will definitely be booking again!
  • Review Submitted: 20-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017

Enjoyable Stay

5 of 5
The apartment looked exactly as in the pictures. All we needed was in there and we felt like from home to home. As we stayed during the Easter break, the pool area was crowded, which was not a problem for us, but it was emusing to watch how the other pool lovers fought for their places and tried to take loungers and parasols away for their benefit. I found it really fanny. Once the Easter break was over, it became quieter and we could choose whichever place we fancied around the swimming pool. We did appreciate the washing machine which was quite handy as we did not take too many cloths with us. And the bycicles on the balcony did not take any space and were not disturbing as it was written in one's comment. We would love to came back again next year.
  • Review Submitted: 20-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017