Where to Stay – The Best Baby, Toddler and Pre-Schooler Hotels in Tenerife…

The Sunwing Resort, Fanabe Beach

This baby friendly family hotel is close to Playa de la Americas and set a few hundred metres from the restaurants, bars and shops that line Fanabe beach on the Costa Adeje. This little resort packs in plenty to help adults and little ones unwind. There are three swimming pools, all of them family-friendly in different ways.  One is shaded for babies and toddlers, while there’s another shallow pool for bigger kids, and then the huge main pool has a long, sloping shallow end that allows you to stroll in unassisted with a baby in your arms.

The hotel also offers Happy Baby suites which are situated on the ground floor; handy for popping back to the room quickly. These suites come with their own private terrace complete with a table and chairs, a playmat and a big sun shade. Inside the suite you will find a high chair, cot and bouncy chair. There is even a buggy with big wheels for the beach which allows you to keep packing to a minimum. There is also a kids club for 3 to 7-year-olds and 8 to 15- year-olds runs five days a week and baby sitting can be arranged.

HD Parque Cristobal Tenerife, Playa de las Americas


This extensive holiday complex is a 4 minute walk to the beach and offers spacious bungalow accommodation in the heart of Playa de las Américas. The resort has tropical gardens surround 2 huge outdoor swimming pools for adults, both heated in winter. Children can enjoy themselves in the supervised mini club or their own 2 swimming pools. Alternatively, stay active with a game on the tennis court or a session in the gym. Each apartment opens onto a private terrace and features a well-equipped kitchen.

Spring Hotel Bitacora, Playa de las Americas


Hotel Bitácora is located in Santa Cruz de Tenerife. It is close to the beach and offers a water park and a varied food buffet, air-conditioning and sea views. Each bright room features a flat-screen TV. There is a bar and a restaurant and family entertainment in the evenings. Hotel Bitácora has an outdoor swimming pool and furnished terrace, as well as a tennis court. Las Americas Golf Course is 2 km away.

The Hard Rock Hotel, Adeje

HArd Rock Tenerife

This Hard Rock resort opened in Autumn 2016 on Tenerife’s southern coast near to Adeje. There are 624 rooms, including 236 suites. Hard Rock hotels are known for welcoming families and the Hard Rock Tenerife won’t disappoint. There are three pools, a saltwater lagoon, four restaurants and entertainment venues. Teens and adults alike will love the chance to try their hand as a rock star with in-room guitar sessions and streaming playlist. While you enjoy the Rock Spa the kids clubs can accommodate children as young as six months to 17 year olds.

Iberostar Grand-Anthelia, Playa de Fanabe


This is one of Tenerife’s top five-star resorts, a palatial facility fronting onto Playa de Fanabe close to Siam Park. It’s got several pools, a quality kids club and ‘Salome’, a hotel within a hotel whose 24 rooms and private pool would suit grandparents travelling with families. Rooms start from around €198 per night.

Be Live Hotel, Playa de la Arena

Be Live

The Be Live is a modern hotel for families in Playa de la Arena located on the Los Gigantes coast, one of the natural gems of Tenerife South. The resort offers all Inclusive deals which includes breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks! The hotel has a kids club and playground, bowling alley, children’s swimming pool, entertainment staff, indoor games room, cinema theatre, mini golf, rope circuit, soccer field, grass lawns and anything your children can imagine during your holidays in Puerto Santiago. The resort also offers a spa – an 1800-square-metre wellness centre with personalized treatments, Thermo Ludic circuit, saunas, theme showers and jacuzzis.

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