Holiday Village Tenerife is part of the Be Live Hotel; Costa Los Gigantes, situated near Playa de la Arena – the quieter, calmer little sister of Playa de las Americas which is half an hour down the road. Dave stayed in Playa de las Americas for a stag do last year and said it is like Blackpool – make of that what you will!
We actually saw very little of Playa de la Arena, only leaving our hotel for a day out at Siam Park. This felt extremely lazy but in reality is testimony to how well looked after we were at Holiday Village Tenerife. Usually we would have explored local beaches & markets but the time just slipped away from us. I think if we’d been staying for another week we might have planned to explore more but we just really didn’t feel the need. Dave described this as a “take your brain out” holiday – you just don’t need to think about anything. Your meals are organised, the kids are entertained, your bed made. This is a far cry from the self catering holidays we would usually book and our heads have been well and truly turned – Dave actually started looking at booking our next Holiday Village break before we’d even got home!
With that in mind, here’s