Tenerife’s most beautiful beach hotels for a sunny holiday

Tenerife has long been a favourite holiday destination for the Irish, as it’s the perfect island for year-round sun, blue sea and some fabulous beach hotels.

Enjoy relaxing in a Tenerife beach hotel that has access to all the lively nightlife of Playa de las Americas, or perhaps enjoy a quiet getaway in Santa Cruz and opt for a suite with its own private pool. If you are the kind who likes to remain active whilst on holiday you can always make the most of some of the fabulous golfing opportunities on the island.

Beach hotels in Santa Cruz, Tenerife | Silken Atlantida Santa Cruz


Located in Tenerife’s bustling commercial and financial district Santa Cruz, Silken Atlantida is set on the edge of the shimmering Atlantic Ocean.

The hotels interiors are modern and tasteful with a focus on clean white lines and comfortable details such as feather-filled pillows and duvets, double sinks in the bathroom and a spacious living area.

Upstairs you will find a rooftop terrace with views over the Atlantic, perfect for sunbathing, plus two Jacuzzi pools to relax in.

Silken Atlántida Santa Cruz

Top rated
Santa Cruz
8.7 Excellent (2074 reviews)

Beach hotels in Arona, Tenerife | Ole Tropical Tenerife


A lovely four-star hotel for families and couples, Ole Tropical Tenerife boasts modern décor, a central location and a large swimming pool.

Each of the rooms are equipped with flat screen televisions, air conditioning and private balconies. Downstairs you’ll find two cocktail bars, a dancefloor, and a buffet restaurant where the hotel offers 24-hour all-inclusive service.

The hotel also features a spa and wellness centre where you can treat yourself to a host of manicures, pedicures and massages.

Olé Tropical Tenerife Adults Only

Top rated
8.6 Excellent (2737 reviews)

Beach hotels in Playa de las Americas, Tenerife | Sol Tenerife


A gorgeous hotel with two large pools overlooking the ocean, Sol Tenerife is located in Las Americas with access to popular tourist spots such as Troya Beach, Siam Park, Aqualand and Jungle Park.

This hotel is a year-round winner, as one of the two large adult pools is heated in winter, so even if the temperatures does drop slightly you can still enjoy a refreshing dip. There is also a children’s pool and a host of activities and games during the day as well as parties and musical shows in the evening.

Sol Tenerife has the option of all-inclusive service so you don’t have to worry about a thing or simply book one of the comfortable and well-equipped rooms, and explore the nearby town for delightful restaurants in the evenings.

Sol Tenerife

Playa de las Américas
6.5(3310 reviews)

Beach hotels in Playa de las Americas, Tenerife | Green Garden Resort & Suites


This luxurious hotel is one of Tenerife’s most beautiful hotels. Perfect for couples and families the large resort includes an extensive pool area, a spa and wellness suite complete with Turkish bath and jacuzzi, tropical gardens, restaurant plus a selection of elegant rooms and suites.

During the day, the hotel offers a host of activities, among these are the walking track excursions, wine tasting and day trips to local points of interest. There are also a host of activities for children, plus an exciting playground for children to enjoy and play games in.

If you are looking to splurge then we recommend opting for a suite with private pool. These luxurious suites can have one or two bedrooms and are perfect for those wanting their own private getaway, where you hardly need to leave your room.

Green Garden Eco Resort & Villas

Top rated
Playa de las Américas
8.8 Excellent (1684 reviews)

Beach hotels in Costa Adeje, Tenerife | Adrian Hotels Colon Guanahani


This upmarket adults-only hotel is for those looking to really treat themselves – and let’s face it, who doesn’t deserve their own cabana next to a pool with not one screaming child in it. Spend your days by the pool, on the golf course, or in the spa; this is the perfect getaway from the stress of everyday life.

The rooms are decorated in an elegant colonial style with wooden panelling, modern art and amenities such as free WiFi, air conditioning, a mini bar and to ensure maximum comfort, slippers and a bathrobe.

Adrián Hoteles Colón Guanahaní Adultos Only

Top rated
9.6 Excellent (3123 reviews)

Beach hotels in San Miguel de Abona, Tenerife | Royal Tenerife Country Club


Directly next to the lush greens of the famous Golf del Sur golf course, the Royal Tenerife Country Club is perfect for those wishing to enjoy a relaxing holiday and perhaps a spot of golf.

The centrepiece of the resort is the beautifully landscaped pool but there’s also tennis courts, a fully equipped gym, and a restaurant and even a supermarket in case you want to stock up on snacks. There’s also a spa, so if you are in need of a pamper session, you can spend a day having all aches and stress massaged away.

The rooms are all tastefully decorated and feature a complimentary amenity kit, hair dryer, television and DVD player, air conditioning plus a private terrace with sunbeds. There is also a partial kitchen with a fridge, microwave, oven and kettle so if you want to whip up your own meals you have everything you’ll need!

Royal Tenerife Country Club

Top rated
San Miguel de Abona
8.9 Excellent (1407 reviews)

Beach hotels in Puerto de la Cruz, Tenerife | Smy Hotel Puerto de la Cruz


The ideal hotel for couples and families, hotel Puerto de la Cruz offers modern hotel facilities with incredible views over the surrounding ocean and Mount Teide volcano.

The hotel offers culinary highlights in its buffet restaurant every week, such as the Canarian Buffet on a Wednesday, an Italian Buffet every Thursday, an Asian Buffet every Friday and Mexican food on a Saturday evening. Is your mouth watering yet?

The hotel boasts two outdoor pools plus a children’s pool, lush green gardens, and easy beach access in case you fancy a day sun-bathing on the sand.

FERGUS Puerto de la Cruz

Puerto de la Cruz
7.5 Good (340 reviews)

Beach hotels in Puerto de la Cruz, Tenerife | Hotel Marte


This quiet and beautiful hotel occupies a privileged position at the intersection of the Orotava Valley and the Atlantic Ocean. The all-year-round sunshine benefits from a cooling Atlantic breeze here and the spectacular views are a feast for the eyes.

The hotel has everything you need for a relaxing holiday. A large pool area that makes the most of the views, a restaurant and café-bar, a sauna and the option to book yourself in for a massage, plus a gym so you can stay active whilst on holiday.

The hotel is located close to the bus stations if you want to visit other parts of the island, and is nearby to Loro Park, the beach and local shopping areas.

Hotel Marte

Puerto de la Cruz
7.8 Good (1603 reviews)