Located in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean and very close to the African Continent, Tenerife enjoys warm weather with plenty hours of sunshine even during the winter months December-January. It’s the most popular of the Canary Islands, so it’s also the most visited one!
A sailing tour is a great way to start your holiday in Tenerife and get a feel of what this island has to offer. Sit back and admire Tenerife’s imposing landscape, beautiful coastal towns, each featuring its unique beach, all under the shadow of the snow-capped Mount Teide. Keep your camera close by as there's a good chance you'll spot an odd dolphin or whale. For serious whale spotters, there are specific whale watching tours too.
You must have gotten a grasp of how your days in Tenerife will flow by now. Let’s discover a fabulous hotel located at the suburbs of the quirky, hassle-free and very Spanish Santa Cruz de Tenerife.
Bahia del Duque – 25 Years of Excellence!
Once only a dream, Bahia del Duque celebrates in 2018 its 25 years of existence. It’s located in Costa Adeje, just 20 minutes’ away from Reina Sofia International Airport (South) and 60 minutes’ away from Los Rodeos Airport (North). It’s also only 10 minutes’ drive from Playa de las Americas of Santa Cruz de Tenerife.
Bahia del Duque celebrates its 25th anniversary with a series of special events that take place during 2018. Click here and discover them all!
The hotel has a traditional yet modern design, inspired by the traditional Canarian architecture. It’s a huge hotel, covering an area of 100.000sqm, 63.000sqm of which are tropical gardens. In addition to the main rooms, the hotel offers 40 exclusive villas standing out for their classical and elegant style made with volcanic stone.
An Astronomical Journey in Tenerife!
Tenerife's extraordinary conditions for night sky observation make it a must-do activity. The island enjoys stable and Spring temperatures through the year while it's protected through the year, so a clear, starry sky is almost always observable from any corner.
Bahia del Duque is one of the best located hotels on the island to stay if you want to observe the starry sky, featuring its own private astronomical observatory. Embark on a journey through time and discover how ancient civilizations used the constellations to orient themselves. From Tenerife, you will be able to observe 83 of the 88 known constellations!
Spacious luxury villas and a 19th-century-inspired Estate found in Bahia del Duque
Bahia del Duque Hotel should become an example for any 5-star property out there. The hotel offers a wide diversity of accommodation options that cater to all tastes and “pockets.” The main building hosts stunning rooms with breathtaking views over El Duque Beach or the hotel’s exotic gardens. All of the rooms are spacious and well-packed with modern facilities, but the Presidential Suite and Suite Imelda ooze an extra dose of luxury.
Casas Ducales is a Colonial Estate with a fabulous design that was inspired by the architectural icons Palacete Marti Dehesa (1912) and Casa Maffiotte (1926). It has an independent entrance and reception from the main hotel and it aims to travel you back to an era when luxury was still radiant. The Royal Suite enjoys a privileged location with panoramic views over the sea and the hotel gardens. The outdoor jacuzzi is great for skinny dips under the moonlight.
The noteworthy interior designer Pascua Ortega designed las Villas. They were built in volcanic stone, featuring a classic yet graceful design. They offer 100% privacy and seclusion, including a private swimming pool and a separate solarium terrace. Villa Las Palmeras will immediately put you in a mood for relaxing vacations. Its basalt stone bathtub located at the villa’s spacious bathroom is to die for!
9 Restaurants, 12 Bars & Lounges to eat and drink your heart's content!
Bahia del Duque has so many restaurants, and bars that never leaving the hotel is a legit option. All of the restaurants are curated by the executive chef Juan Miguel Cabrera, who promises an equally pleasing haute cuisine experience in all of them. Be prepared because a unique journey of intense flavors and aromas is laid before you.
Curated by the prestigious Belgian chef Pierre Resimont, La Brasserie has been awarded 2 Michelin stars. The chef uses fresh local products to create unimaginable dishes like the Sole Meuniere with mashed potatoes “Resimont” style and salad, or the red king prawn with spinach, tomato, and bisque.
La Hacienda spills the beans about the colorful and tasty Mexican cuisine. Sensu Restaurants offers true Japanese gastronomy and Nikkei fusion. Sua Restaurant brings authentic Basque cuisine in a modern culinary space. La Trattoria offers an exquisite menu of Italian excellence. Las Aguas serves traditional Canarian Cuisine twisted with modern culinary techniques. The Beach Club provides Mediterranean cuisine by the sea. Lastly, Alisios Market Food fuses haute cuisine with market products, creating fresh dishes that can be combined with a selection of high-quality Spanish wines.
‘Detox’ snacks, homemade ice-cream, freshly made natural juices, sophisticated vermouths, elegant cocktails, strong spirits, and high-quality wines are found at the hotel’s 12 Bars and Lounges. They are all waiting to host your most exciting Tenerife moments.
La Brasserie Terrace is right by the pool offering snacks; healthy dishes are homemade desserts. Burger Bar Azul serves delicious burgers as well as children favorites like fish fingers and macaroni. The Sports Lounge serves local and international beers, which you can enjoy while watching the match of the day. Café la Bahia offers beautiful views over the horizon, serving International cuisine. El Chiringuito provides the perfect setting to enjoy your cocktail – by the beach.
La Heladeria serves delicious homemade ice-creams made only with natural products. La Zumeria offers delicious juices made with all kinds of fruits and vegetables. The Beach Club bar has a beautiful setting where you can enjoy an aperitif or a classy vermouth. La Gomera Terrace will gift you some of the best sunset views on the island, which you can admire with a Caribbean-inspired cocktail. The Bar Hall has a colonial atmosphere where you can relax while reading your favorite book. The Wine Bar offers a selective menu of national and international wines for the wine enthusiasts. Lastly, Piano Bar has a Bohemian atmosphere where you can enjoy your drink while listening to a live piano show.
Wellness and Recreation in Bahia del Duque!
If you are searching for a place to find your inner peace or simply a nice spa center to relax and forget about reality, quickly head to Bahia del Duque hotel's wellness and spa. Being in the midst of nature, Bahia naturally offers a peaceful environment to detox from the technology-driven life that we live.
The Bahía Wellness Retreat will further upgrade your wellness experience since you will be handled by professional massagers. You can choose from a wide range of treatments including authentic Thai treatments. For a complete wellness journey, take on one of the programs that can last up to 7 days.
With so many things to do, you will never leave the hotel!
With so many things to do, you are going to stay in the hotel during your Tenerife in the end. If you feel like exploring the island, do not hesitate and ask for the hotel's staff guidelines. They will be more than willing to help you! Schedule your Tenerife holidays right-away by clicking here!