Costa Adeje offers the perfect combination of sun, sea and tranquility, only a short distance from the famous nightlife on this part of Tenerife. Famous for its idyllic beaches and superb tourism services, Costa Adeje is situated in the south of Tenerife and enjoys temperatures of between 20c and 28c the whole year round. Prepare your trip to Costa Adeje with our online guide now!
Are you in need of some sun? Fancy a dip in the Atlantic waters of the Canary Islands? Tenerife is the perfect destination for a relaxing break away. More than 5 million visitors coming to Tenerife every year many choosing to experience an unforgettable holiday in Costa Adeje!
Costa Adeje is located in the south of the island of Tenerife, starting on the coast along Playa de Torviscas, Playa de Fanabe, Playa del Duque, El Beril, La Caleta, El Puertito, Playa Paraiso and Callao Salvaje. Costa Adeje is one of the most popular destinations in Tenerife among tourists and offers a high level of service.
Costa Adeje is the coastal area of the municipality of Adeje and has a surface area of ??105.95 km ². The resort is located only 17 km from the international airport "Reina Sofia".
You can take a taxi (which costs about 25 euros) which takes the Autopista del Sur - TF-1 motorway to get to the hotels in the Costa Adeje. Stunning sea views, swimming pools and entertainment awaits you.
Costa Adeje is the holiday destination of choice for many Scandinavians, Belgians, English, Germans and Russians, meaning you will find a multicultural atmosphere during your break here.
The temperatures are pleasant, with plenty of sunny days guaranteed throughout the year, making it one of the top venues in Europe for tourists looking to enjoy the benefits of the sun!
Costa Adeje is an area where there are many places to take a stroll, visit museums and exhibition centres, peruse through shops and malls, entertain yourself in the cinemas and theatres in the resort. For those who want to mix relaxation with improving health and fitness, there are many sports centres and gyms as well as beauty centres and spas.
With its tropical vegetation, green valleys, sandy beaches and sunny climate Costa Adeje is an exotic destination, European style. On the beaches there are also a variety of activities available: you can hire jet skis, take a course at a surf school, and for lovers of extreme sports you can even go skydiving. Divers can observe the beauty of the underwater world with a diverse variety of marine flora and fauna here.
Costa Adeje is completely geared towards tourists, although it is the only town along the La Caleta Bay that still gives off the appearance of an authentic southern Tenerife town, with several restaurants specialising in seafood, just as it has all through its history. La Caleta is situated at the eastern end of the Costa Adeje, while you will have to go west to find the myriad of hotels, the most recent of which are considered among the most luxurious on the island.
You can find many restaurants with typical Canarian cuisine with a variety of meats, with local potatoes (known as wrinkled potatoes..."papas arrugadas"), ie cooked in salt with their skin left on. These potatoes come with 'mojo', a green or red spicy sauce typical of the Canary Islands.
The sandy beaches in Costa Adeje are generally snarrow with a wide range of services and facilities. You can rent parasols, hammocks and enjoy any number of water activities. A walk along the beach leads you to the Duke of Abrantes house built in the 1930's to welcome the exiled King Alfonso XIII. This beautiful property is now under private ownership, and has given its name to the adjacent beach and the nearby shopping centre, Plaza del Duque. Here we can find shops offering popular brands, clothing stores, perfumeries, jewelery stores. Nearby, on Avenida Brussels on Thursday and Saturday there is a street market where you can find any number of sunglasses, watches, shirts, bags, and belts.
In this guide you will find a wealth of tourist information for the area of Costa Adeje, helping you to discover the sights in South Tenerife... where to shop, what to do, what's the weather like? Where to go for dinner? What are the best beaches? Where is the best nightlife?, All these questions are answered in this guide, the most complete available on the web!
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