What you should know about Costa Adeje
Costa Adeje is a small town just west of Playa de las Américas and next to the village of Adeje. Since the 90s it has become a real tourist resort where mainly Germans, Englishmen, Russians, Spaniards and also Dutch people visit the sun every year. Because it is fairly new and completely focused on tourism, you can find all the luxury you could need during your vacation at this destination. Because it is so close to Playa de las Américas you can easily walk or use public transportation to the center of this place.
What to do in Costa Adeje
If you don’t like the beach, Costa Adeje is not really recommended because you can find six beaches: four made of sand and two made of lava. One of the most important beaches is the Duque beach. Because the beach is the main attraction of Costa Adeje, almost all hotels along the coastline have been built so that you have easy access to the water. Because almost everyone is lying on the beach, there are also many beach tents that ensure fun and where you can go if you want to have something refreshing.
During your stay in Costa Adeje you will not be bored for a second because there are enough activities for everyone from young to old and with different preferences, whether you just like shopping or want to do something more active, you have a wide choice in all subjects. The center of Costa Adeje is very modern with lots of shops with all kinds of articles at all kinds of prices.
Even luxury brands have branches in this city but you can also find small souvenir shops on the boulevard where you can buy nice things for the people at home. What makes shopping in Costa Adeje especially attractive is that many items are tax-free and therefore the prices are a lot lower than anywhere else. If you prefer to be on the move then there are all sorts of things you can do during your holiday in Costa Adeje such as driving a quad, sailing a catamaran, taking a fishing trip, diving or visiting one of the water parks.
There are two large parks in Costa Adeje, the first is Aqualand Costa Adeje and the second is the Asian Siam Park. In Aqualand Costa Adeje the main attractions are the Tornado and the Twister but the Congo river is also very popular where you can float on a pneumatic tire or watch a dolphin show at the dolphinarium. In the Siam park you can find many slides and attractions, but you can also surf and brave the waves of about 3 meters high. Furthermore, Costa Adeje has a big mystery that you don’t have to travel far for. If you hear pyramids then everyone already thinks of Egypt, but you can also find them on Tenerife near Costa Adeje, in the town. Nobody knows when, why and by whom these pyramids were built, the only thing we know is that the stones that are used are lava, which is very common on the island of Tenerife. The total of six pyramids are located on the east coast of the island.
How do I get to Costa Adeje
For your holiday in Costa Adeje you can choose a flight to the airport of Tenerife Sur . From there you can take a transfer from Shuttle Direct that you can book through the website and that will take you as quickly as possible from the airport to your hotel in Costa Adeje. Once in Costa Adeje you can rent a car, use the taxis or you can take public transportation to get around.
The buses on Tenerife, and also in Costa Adeje, are called guaguas and they have two different lines: the fast line that is the island line that stops little and also runs on the highway and the slower, the city line that stops more often and more people moved. If you want to go to the volcano the Teide you can take bus number 342 from Costa Adeje where you can also buy the ticket for the cable car so you don’t have to stand in line on arrival.
Where can I stay
Costa Adeje Grand Hotel – This five star hotel in Costa Adeje is located almost two kilometers from Aqualand Costa Adeje, about one and a half kilometers from La Pinta beach and just over 15 kilometers from the airport. This hotel in Costa Adeje features free Wi-Fi, a swimming pool, and wellness with a sauna, solarium, hot tub, massage facilities and fitness; a hairdresser, a tennis court, a squash court, mini golf facilities, a bicycle rental, an arcade, a playground, a library, an animation team, a kids club, evening entertainment, a bar, a lounge, a buffet restaurant, an à la carte restaurant, a small supermarket and a small store. The rooms at this Costa Adeje hotel are equipped with free Wi-Fi, a safe and air conditioning.
Gran Hotel Bahía del Duque Resort – This five star hotel in Costa Adeje is just over two kilometers from Aqualand Costa Adeje, less than 2 km from La Pinta beach and just over 15 kilometers from the airport. This hotel in Costa Adeje features free Wi-Fi, a swimming pool, a wellness area with a sauna, a hammam, a hot tub, a solarium, massage facilities and a fitness center; a garden, a terrace, a playground, a game room, a squash court, a tennis court, and billiards and table tennis, a mini golf course, a bar, a restaurant and a small shop. The rooms at this Costa Adeje hotel are equipped with free Wi-Fi, air conditioning and a safe.