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Great new beach area

The roads and safety of the area have been greatly improved. Also refreshments and toilets. Very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
G and B R
Morecambe, United Kingdom
Great quiet black beaches and natural pools

Playa La Jaquita was the best beach we visited on Tenerife. It consists of three small bays with... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2018
Utrecht, The Netherlands
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Paseo Gabriel Escarrer S/N, 38683 Alcala, Guia de Isora, Tenerife, Spain
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is not the location to go to for a beach-based holiday. This is a very small, black sand beach. Nice enough as you're strolling past, but covered in posts for umbrellas (without any umbrellas when I was there in November).

Thank jenniferindigo1
Reviewed 1 week ago

The roads and safety of the area have been greatly improved. Also refreshments and toilets. Very impressive facility!

Thank G and B R
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Playa La Jaquita was the best beach we visited on Tenerife. It consists of three small bays with black sand and small pebbles. There is a lifeguard on duty and a nice bar offering service on the beaches (nice snacks) and a terrace. There you...More

2  Thank izarapap
Reviewed 28 April 2018

We ate at the local bar, and watched people enjoying the beach and the sea, which seemed very safe for children. The black sand does not appeal to me though

1  Thank M and E T
Reviewed 27 April 2018

Location ,staff ,hotel and amenities top class great coastal walk and beaches clean and well supervised

Thank Maire C
Reviewed 4 April 2018

A superb coastal promenade walk stretches from Alcala, small harbour town along the coast with only a short interruption to Cueva del polvo (5kms) suitable for kids, skates,skate boards bikes and even wheel chairs (up to beyond halfway) designed in from the start. Just past...More

1  Thank HarrogateVoyager
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

A superbly clean and well kept beach. Probably the cleanest beach toilets I’ve ever come across. Lots of car parking (free of charge) then walk along the fabulous coastal path in front of the fabulous Palacio de Isora (very high end) resort ... in fact...More

Thank 493stephenh
Reviewed 10 January 2018

A fantastic walk is from La Arena to Alcala. We were staying at a hotel in Puerto Santiago and drove our car 5-10 minutes to the edge of La Arena and easily parked there. From there, we had a fantastic one km walk along the...More

Thank ToppCattSweden
Reviewed 10 December 2017

Very nice beach and not too rocky. Kept very clean but not over crowded by locals or tourists so good to relax.

Thank macro49
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Nice black beach - waves a bit rough - there were 2 or 3 life guards around ! Just outside the Gran palacio hotel -

Thank philb39
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