Excellent swimming pools
Any time of year is perfect for a holiday in the Canary Islands; from winter to summer, the islands boast a pleasant temperature and the sun shines nearly every day of the year. Apart from the amazing weather, there are certainly plenty of reasons to choose a hotel in the Canary Islands. Find the best offer in the right location for you and start packing your bags.
Located in the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of North Africa, these islands are one of the most attractive tourist destinations in Europe. This is all thanks to its friendly inhabitants, its stunning landscapes and rich biodiversity with outstanding beaches, its notable culture and historical ruins, its delicious cuisine and the unique choice of leisure activities available, including sports such as surfing and scuba diving. Also worth highlighting are the islands’ festivals, internationally renowned carnivals and other popular celebrations, as well as the lively nightlife on offer with all kinds of unbeatable music and entertainment.
The Canary Islands have so many unique features, all of them good. The volcanic archipelago, made up of seven islands, offers everything a nature lover could ask for: Biosphere Reserves such as the entire island of La Palma; contrasts ranging from the lunar landscapes in Lanzarote to the majestic sand dunes in the south of the island of Gran Canaria; iconic rock formations such as the Los Gigantes cliffs in Tenerife and, of course, on this last island, the Teide National Park, the largest and most visited in Spain, dominated by the highest peak in the country. But above all, on all of the islands you can find all kinds of beautiful beaches – there are more than 500. They have a range of different types and colours of sand, some small, some extensive. You can relax and enjoy the tranquillity of the sea or push yourself to the limits with sports such as surfing and diving. For water sports, the Playa del Inglés stands out as one of the most visited tourist centres for those who choose a hotel in Gran Canaria.
Even though the destination of choice in the Canary Islands will depend on each person, the exquisite cuisine is a common theme throughout the archipelago. Local cheese is a key ingredient and has been produced on the Canary Islands for hundreds of years. Other famous traditional dishes include papas arrugadas (wrinkled potatoes) with mojo, Canarian sancocho (traditional dish made with salted fish) and top-quality wines to accompany any dish. The Barceló Hotel Group offers a choice of restaurants in its hotels in Tenerife, the most visited island. These restaurants offer fine dining, but with a wide menu to satisfy all tastes, something that guests are always pleased to know about.
Even though Tenerife receives more tourists, the Barceló Hotel Group in Lanzarote and charm of this little island have their own particular draw. Every island has hotels located next to the beach with rooms that offer spectacular views. There are different options to choose from depending on whether you are on a family holiday or a romantic break with your partner. For the latter, many choose adults-only hotels, also available in Fuerteventura. There are options to suit all budgets, all with a range of activities, luxury services of the highest level and a wide variety of facilities so that you can thoroughly enjoy the Canary Islands.