Hotels in Puerto de la Cruz
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Puerto de la Cruz 1,131 yd from city centre
The hotel lies atop a steep hillside above the Puerto de la Cruz in the quiet and pretty La Paz district, and enjoys wonderful...
Puerto de la Cruz 841 yd from city centre
This hotel's location is in the district of San Antonia, overlooking Taoro Park. Convenient public transport links are only...
Hc Hotel Magec
Puerto de la Cruz 683 yd from city centre
Located in a central area, 600m from the beach Playa Jardin and 150m from the square Plaza del Charco. In the surroundings...
Bahia Principe Sunlight San Felipe
Puerto de la Cruz 570 yd from city centre
It is situated in Puerto de la Cruz, just across the promenade from the beach. The city centre is only around 300 m away...
Sol Puerto De La Cruz Tenerife
Puerto de la Cruz 1,247 yd from city centre
This traditional hotel is located in the heart of the tourist resort of Puerto de la Cruz, north of the island of Tenerife....
Coral Teide Mar
Puerto de la Cruz 944 yd from city centre
The inviting complex is situated in La Paz, the famous residential area of Puerto de la Cruz which enjoys charming views...
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Puerto de la Cruz is a town along the north coast of Tenerife, and it has long held the title of being one of the Tenerife’s most popular and vibrant resort locations. From luscious countryside to exciting beaches, Puerto de la Cruz has something to offer holiday makers of all persuasions and interests.
It is easy to enjoy an affordable holiday in Puerto de la Cruz. The town has plenty of budget friendly holiday accommodation from cheap and cheerful hostels to high-end hotels.
Neighbourhoods of Puerto de la Cruz
Puerto de la Cruz consists of a number of districts:
- Portside: This is the harbour area of the town, a centre of vibrant activity with food stalls and painted fishing boats.
- Charco Square: This is a central public space where you can expect to find lots of small market stalls selling both traditional and modern goods.
- Quintana Street: This is one of Puerto de la Cruz’s main shopping thoroughfares, filled with stores of all kinds that serve both locals and tourists.
- Playa de Martianez: One of Tenerife’s signature black sand beaches, providing a unique and special coastal experience for those who have only ever seen white and yellow sand!
What to see and do in Puerto de la Cruz
Some of the most interesting and illuminating things to do in Puerto de la Cruz include visiting the picturesque 17th century Church of Nuestra Senor de La Pena de Francia, the Loro Parque tropical gardens and wildlife park, and the impressive Lago Martianez swimming pool complex.
What to eat in Puerto de la Cruz
Some of the best signature food dishes you must sample in Puerto de la Cruz include mojo, which is a sauce made from peppers, garlic and olive oil, papas arrugadas, which is a local potato dish, and barraquito, which is a coffee liquor beverage.
Typical events and festivals in Puerto de la Cruz
There is something to enjoy in Puerto de la Cruz no matter what time of the year you visit, from the Carnaval de Verano in September to the tradition of Easter’s Holy Week to the Festival of San Juan in June.
How to move around in Puerto de la Cruz
A large proportion of Puerto de la Cruz’s public transport is made up of a fast and efficient bus system. There are green and white buses that serve the town both internally and externally to other towns and villages.
The climate in Puerto de la Cruz
There is very little rainfall annually in Puerto de la Cruz, with the town laying almost 120m above sea level. Hottest temperatures are recorded in August, with January being the mildest month.
More interesting facts about and sights in Puerto de la Cruz
Did you know that the town was originally developed to be a port that transported products such as sugar and wine to the New World?