The Canaries have long been a go to destination for travelers of all kinds. With a number of islands to choose from, the Canaries offer constant year-round warm temperatures, long sandy beaches, wonderful cuisine and a mix of cultural activities, galleries, museum and great shopping. Picking from the islands of Fuerteventura, Gran Cana, Tenerife, and Lanzarote as the most prominent destinations is a difficult choice, but the fantastic hotels to choose from can make your choice even harder.
There are some great 5 star hotels Canary Islands. Here is a rundown of the hotels and the facilities on offer on these islands in some of the most luxurious hotels.
Grand Hotel Mencey (Tenerife)
Tenerife, known for its beaches, is a popular destination for families, groups, couples, with some fantastic hotels in great locations, this is the perfect time to indulge in a little luxury. One of the most popular hotels in Santa Cruz, the Grand Hotel Mencey, has the reputation for luxury and elegance and has been a popular choice for celebrities in the past. This is considered a luxury Spa Hotel in Tenerife.
This hotel offers you the opportunity to indulge in a range of activities without actually having to leave the hotel if you do not want to, try your hand at one of the culinary classes on offer or if not just simply indulge in gastronomic experience, sampling local dishes, in an elegant and luxurious restaurant setting.
Or if relaxation is what you are in need of indulge in a massage or immerse yourself in the salt water of the flotaruim and have a zero gravity experience, allowing your stresses and strains to drift away. With a multitude of gardens and terraces this is a fantastic hotel offering style and luxury and don’t forget to pay a visit to the permanent residents the turtles that reside at this hotel!
Famous amongst the island archipelago for its beaches, Fuerteventura has guaranteed year round warm weather, a luxury enjoyed by most of the Canary Islands. It’s reputed to have the best beach beaches in the Atlantic and over 70 kilometers of beaches to enjoy clear crystal waters. Plus, the surfing in Fuerteventura is some of the best in the region.
The volcanic peaks of the island create a unique landscape and harbors some amazing natural habits and many areas are protected natural areas. However, the island is also known for its’ cultural wealth, and has a wide range of leisure activities to enjoy. This makes Fuerteventura a unique destination to visit and it is supported by some amazing hotels.
Iberostar.com has 3 resorts across Fuerteventura. This is a fantastic destination to indulge in family fun or sit back, relax and enjoy the sunshine and enjoy what five-star accommodation has to offer. The Fuerteventura Palace has wonderful facilities to enjoy. The hotel has four pools, VIP lounges,, sun deck terraces, there are great vantage points to watch the Atlantic Ocean views as you sip on cocktail.
The hotel is located in close proximity to the beach and is built on a cliff top, that slopes into the ocean, bringing you and your experiences into your surroundings. Rooms are quipped with minibar, wifi, with luxurious surroundings, well equipped rooms and a plethora of activities.
Take the chance to book some golf lessons on some of the best golf courses, go scuba diving and get your PADI certification and discover an underwater world full of treasure and marine life.
Another particular feature of this hotel, is the fitness centre which remains open till midnight. Or if classes or more your thing or you actually want the opportunity to try something new and use the holiday as a time to kick start your fitness regime or changes to your past times, such as archery, aerobics, table tennis, cycling and squash.
Lanzarote Park Hotel (Lanzarote)
The volcanic island of Lanzarote is an island that has a warm year round climate and a desert like landscape, with white, black and golden beaches, with a mixture of tranquil and exuberant waves perfect for relaxing and water sports respectively.
Lanzarote, has earned a UNESCO title in respect of its natural beauty, the endangered species and volcanic landscape. This island is considered one of the most beautiful islands in the Canary Islands and it has one of the most interesting cuisines across the Canaries, with traditional dishes of the region such as papas arrugadas.
Some of the islands best cuisine can be found at the Playa Blanca restaurant at the Lanzarote Park hotel and you can partake in live cooking demonstrations.
This hotel truly exceeds expectations, it is a hotel reputed to adapt to whatever your needs are whether it is fun filled action packed activities such as scuba diving or take a Catamaran trips, the hotel is based three minutes from the beach making it a fantastic location to enjoy all that Lanzarote has to offer.