Playa San Juan – A Tenerife Hideaway

Tucked away on the southwest corner of Tenerife is the small, delightful town of Playa San Juan. This glorious holiday hideaway, which is renowned for its laid-back vibe and Canarian charm, bewitches visitors and ensures many come back to this beautiful corner of the island year after year.

It’s a friendly fishing village that has retained its Canarian character and, despite its easy-going holiday appeal, has remained wonderfully unspoilt. There is no widespread development or huge ugly hotels looming over the seafront. Instead, this small coastal town makes for an enjoyable escape with an attractive beach made up of classic volcanic sands and spectacular vistas.

You’ll find a handful of excellent restaurants dotted around the town, many of which are popular with the locals and enjoy a good trade with visitors. Most serve classic Canarian cuisine and delicious Spanish dishes like tapas and fresh, tasty paella. There is also a pleasant square near the church with a number of low-key bars and restaurants.

If you’re after a laid-back stay in a beautiful corner of Tenerife, this is the place to be. You’ll find a small number of Playa San Juan hotels available, and it’s worth booking well in advance – particularly if you plan to visit during the popular summer season – after all, it’s a small town and it has developed a cracking reputation that certainly precedes it!

If a trip to Playa San Juan takes your fancy, there are plenty of ways to enjoy a break in this gorgeous corner of the world. For instance, you can book hotels at to enjoy a wide choice of accommodations and affordable prices. Or, scour the search engines to find the hotel and the price to suit your holiday wish-list.

However you get there, Playa San Juan is a lovely Tenerife hideaway

that you certainly won’t forget in a hurry.