The property is in the neighborhood El Guincho in Garachico, Tenerife northwest (area called Isla Baja).
The house is divided into 2 separate dwellings that do not share common spaces but if necessary could be rented together and so accommodate up to 8 people from the same family.
It is a picturesque house with more than 100 years old. In the reform completed in 2016 we have respected the original architecture especially on the ground floor of the house. The upper floor is accessed via an outdoor patio where are the kitchen, the living room and the terrace, in that space have exploited the magnificent views with large windows that let in plenty of light even in winter.
Being close to the sea is an area of moderate and stable temperatures all year.
Although the house is in a rural setting surrounded by banana'll just 5 minutes drive nuclei Garachico and Icod.
Garachico with its important history has beautiful streets and squares where magnificent walks and restaurants to enjoy the local cuisine overlooking the sea. In some parts of the island they are emerging young chefs with a great future and Garachico is one of those places.
And the population of Icod, with a thriving trade in which find everything you need and tourist attractions such as its historic center and the Millennium Drago.
Visits to make.
I recommend this page official Council of Tenerife: with directions to these sites and other details.
Teide National Park, Garachico, Culata Cliffs, Teno Alto, Punta de Teno, Masca hamlet, Loroparque, Siam Park.
Activities in the area.
Walking Teno Rural Park, Madre del Agua, Tierra del Trigo, Teide National Park.
Golf in Buenavista.
Enjoy swimming in the sea:
A 10-minute walk from the house is another of the great attractions of the district of El Guincho, besides the landscape, its secluded bay (Playa de Our Lady of Consolation) with a small pebble beach, solarium and a small jetty. Every summer, hundreds of swimmers come to this corner of the northern coast to enjoy its crystalline waters, although their access needs reform.
In Garachico Caletón or small black sand beaches such as San Marcos in Icod, Buenavista, or Punta de Teno.
Also in the various "pools" of the area and in the Charco del Viento in La Guancha, or in the beautiful Charco de la Laja in San Juan de la Rambla.
Enjoy the local cuisine in which it has special relevance fish, potatoes with mojo, and wine.
most relevant local festivals.
Garachico. They take place the week prior to August 16, the day when the moment occurs summit of these parties with the processional transfer of the venerated image of San Roque from his hermitage to the parent parish of Santa Ana, which takes place a solemn function religious. Once the ceremony continues the procession to the bay, from where the maritime pilgrimage, with fishing boats festooned, and the pilgrimage with their carts, caparisoned animals, street musicians, devout pilgrims and lovers of folk customs, zealous conservatives this ancient tradition.
Guincho neighborhood. Its main events take place the first weekend of September, the holidays are celebrated Consolation. The virgin is removed from the chapel of Los Ponte and is carried in procession. From the parish of St. Jerome image it is carried to the chapel, located in the current Hotel Rural El Patio.
Commercial activity in the area is mainly focused on Icod, there you can find everything you need, there are large supermarket chains with an establishment in the area as Mercadona or Hiperdino, but also small local businesses. It remains a quiet village.
Health Center Icod, street Francisco Miranda, 31, 38430 Icod, Telephone 922 923 426 (Public Service)
Garachico Health Center, Address: C / Francisco Montes de Oca, Garachico, Telephone 822 171 633 (Public Service)
Hospiten Bellevue in Puerto de la Cruz, (private health), Urb. San Fernando. C / Germany, 6 38400 Puerto De La Cruz, Telephone 922 383 551
Hospital Universitario de Canarias (H. C.U.) (Public service),
Address: Ctra. Ofra s / n La Cuesta, 38320 La Laguna, Switchboard: 922 67 80 00 Information: 922 67 82 83 Emergencies: 922 67 82 84.
Access and Transport:
Access to the property is easy for perfectly paved and signposted routes. From the main road (TF 5) only takes 2 minutes to the front door.
Any of the 2 airports of Tenerife comes well as a point of arrival.
It takes 45 minutes from TF North and 75 minutes from TF South.
Bus: You can get around the island with the different public buses that pass through the area, lines 363 and 107, but in my opinion it is advisable to rent a car for the flexibility it provides.
Taxi Garachico 922830056
Taxi Icod 922121600