Winter Holiday Rentals in Tenerife – Ideal for Sunseekers!
Winter holiday rentals on the lovely island of Tenerife could be what you are looking for if you are fed up with the gloomy winter weather in the UK. Whether you just want winter sun accommodation for a short, rejuvenating getaway or long-term Spanish holiday lets for a prolonged winter break, there is something for everyone. The combination of plentiful holiday accommodation, a great all-year-round climate and an amazing landscape of volcanoes, cliffs and black-sand beaches make Tenerife a number one choice for thousands of tourists from northern Europe every year.
Tenerife is one of the Canary Islands, a group that is situated far south of mainland Spain, close to the west coast of North Africa. The islands are known for their pleasant climate which does not differ much throughout the year, in fact it has the lowest temperature difference between summer and winter months for just about anywhere in the world. This makes it an ideal place for winter holiday rentals and winter season long-term Spanish holiday lets. The average daily temperatures hover around a delightful 24°C in the summer months and only drop to around a pleasant 18°C in the winter-time.
The tourist resorts of Los Cristianos, Playa de Las Americas, Costa Adeje and Los Gigantes in the south of Tenerife have the greatest concentration of winter villas to rent and apartment winter holiday rentals on the island. This area has plenty of tourist facilities but there are also charming towns and villages, which have retained their traditional character. The leisure options are exceptional in the south of Tenerife, both in the day-time and night-time.
The local people in Tenerife love to party and there are plenty of fiestas throughout the year. If you decide on a longer stay and book long-term Spanish holiday lets in Tenerife you are sure to experience one of the celebrations which are usually associated with saints' days. Locals and visitors alike enjoy the colourful parades, eating, drinking and dancing.
One of the main tourist attractions for holidaymakers who book their winter holiday rentals on Tenerife is the snow capped volcanic crater of Mount Teide which towers over the whole island. It is Spain's tallest peak and third tallest volcano in the world. You can take a trip to the top by cable car where you will get a fabulous view of the crater which measures 20 km in diameter. Other day trips for those who book their winter sun accommodation on Tenerife include Loro Parque near Puerto de la Cruz which is a fantastic zoo which specializes in parrots.
Holidaymakers who book self-catering winter holiday rentals can sample some of the traditional dishes in Tenerife such as the bread-like staple, Gofio and Papas Arrugadas, which are salty potatoes with a dip of hot ‘mojo’ sauce. You will find that if you book your winter sun accommodation in one of the large beach resorts in the south of the island there are many restaurants and cafes serving international cuisine which cater to all tastes. You will also find popular fast-food restaurants in resorts such as Costa Adeje and Playa de las Americas.
If you decide to book winter holiday rentals in Tenerife you should visit the cities of Santa Cruz de Tenerife and San Cristobal de La Laguna which together make up the most important population centre on Tenerife. Santa Cruz is the capital and is situated on a large natural bay with a stunning backdrop of the Anaga Mountains. La Laguna is a university city and also an excellent place for shopping. So don’t delay, book your winter sun holidays in Tenerife and have a memorable winter break!