Mountain house located in the area of Portillo Alto in the Teide National Park at 2133m. high. Surrounded by a privileged environment, you can go hiking, climbing or observe the most incredible sky you've ever imagined. Landscapes of volcanoes and snow in winter, pleasant temperatures to enjoy hiking in Autumn, blue skies and star-studded during the Summer and Spring flowers and unique smells in the world.
The Tajinastes Casa del Teide has an area of 80m2 in a private and fenced 900m2 farm. It consists of a living room with kitchenette, a master bedroom with loft, a hall and a bathroom.
In the main room can sleep four adults, two in the double bed and two in the attic room. It has a bedside table and a wardrobe.
In the hall there is a sofa bed that can sleep two people.
In the living room of the house fully equipped kitchenette, TV area with two sofas and dining there, with a table for 8 people maximum. Chairing all our large fireplace that will allow a pleasant winter afternoon heat of the fire.
The general minimum stay is two nights being flexible in the time of entry and exit, provided the same day no guest reservations.
From this space you can see the spectacular nature of the park and interact with a unique landscape. In addition, in the grounds of the house most species of flora of the park like the heath, the wallflower or the majestic tajinaste they have. A large terrace where catch intimately sun, a barbecue or eat at our outside tables.
The strategic location of the house Tajinstes del Teide makes it a great base camp for nature lovers, climbers, hikers, cyclists, athletes and mountaineers, giving the opportunity to enjoy the National Park for several days without having to get out of there .
You will enjoy sunrises and sunsets of great beauty, ideal for photo enthusiasts and protected skies for stargazing that make our house the perfect place for astronomical observation.
In the Teide National Park there is no supply of electricity or drinking water. However, the Tajinastes Casa del Teide has a system of solar panels to supply electricity. rainwater is also stored in large tanks for later use, having this resource throughout the year. Therefore, we ask our guests to make sustainable use of both resources and reduce their use as little as possible.
The house also has the following services:
W-fi throughout the property (up to 14Mbps downstream speed).
TV 22 "with media player. DTT and SAT TV.
fully equipped kitchen.
Cooking fires and gas water heater.
1 set of towels per person.
2 sets of sheets per bed.
Blankets / Quilts / Sleeping bags.
Firewood available to feed the fireplace / barbecue.
In the case of stays longer than one month can install a washing machine.
Classic style desk.
Park guide with information trails.
equipped with 3 chairs, a table with two chairs.
Two outdoor tables for 8 people each.
National Park Tedie definitely the place that identifies Tenerife. It was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 2007 and reasons for such recognition is not lacking. On the one hand, it is the most complete sample of vegetation supramediterranean there. On the other, it is one of the most spectacular manifestations of volcanism worldwide, and of course, the most prominent of the Canary Islands.
Fr. N. del Teide is located in the center of the island, at an average altitude of 2 000 meters, and its summit is the highest peak in Spain, with 3 718 meters. Its figures also include that record is the most visited of Spain and Europe, receiving about three million tourists a year national park.
From the geomorphological point of view we are facing a wonder of nature. The structure of the caldera and the Teide volcano are unique on the planet. Although there is no value. The hundreds of cones, lava flows and caves with which account enrich their scientific interest. To this is added its wealth of fauna and flora, with lots of Canarian endemic and unique species in the park.
The house is in the Portillo Alto, the only area of rural buildings in the park built in the early 60s. About 100m. there are two restaurants where you can make breakfast, lunch or dinner if desired. The visitor center is 1km Park. of the house and in it you can get any kind of information.
Teide National Park is an ideal place to rest and encounter with nature and with oneself place. The purity of the air and primitive volcanic environment concentrated energy that seems to transport visitors to another dimension. It is the perfect balm to heal the evils caused by the bustle of everyday life.
We can make some additional activities such as ...
Observation of Heaven:
Teide National Park is considered one of the best places in the world for stargazing. Izaña area Observatory IAC (Institute of Astrophysics of the Canary Islands) where internationally renowned astrophysicists work is located. The quality of your night sky has the Starlight certification. The clean and atmosphere turbulence guarantees perfect visibility in 90% of summer nights. There are several companies specializing in stargazing. They offer all the equipment, and the necessary information for this activity and are responsible for organizing tours and night tours advice. For this feature, experts and latest technology equipment.
Preparation of high-level athletes:
For many years elite athletes internationally choose this space to prepare hard racing seasons. It is not unusual to find professionals endurance sports training in this environment provides ideal conditions. The altitude reduces the percentage of oxygen in the air and the body must adapt by increasing the number of red blood cells. This increase produces better performance later in the competition.
In the Teide National Park we find large spaces relatively flat at an average altitude of 2 000 meters, that have become the benchmark for altitude training throughout Europe.
Lovers of climbing can be found in the National Park of Teide different areas to practice this exciting sport on big walls that rise in a unique setting. Los Roques de García and Capricho, close to the Parador Nacional, en route seven glens, are some of these privileged environments. Here you can go rock climbing or ice, depending on time of year and the skill and experience of the climbers. From the house walking about two hours, we can reach these climbing areas.
Teide National Park has an extensive network of trails of varying difficulty and distance, which are well marked by information panels and marking along the way. All trails are marked along the route and at the beginning informational panels.
From the Tajinastes Casa del Teide, visitors will have direct access to many of these paths without using vehicle.
Very close to the house, on the main road a bus stop is there. Daily they spend two bus lines, one with direction Puerto de la Cruz and another to Costa Adeje. You can use to navigate inside the park and make trails in other areas.
Instead, if you want to visit other parts of the island, it is well connected to any location, being situated in the center of it.