A guide to the best baby and toddler friendly hotels in Tenerife, including hotels with splash parks, near the beach and within easy reach of Siam Park. Discover the best places to stay with babies and toddlers in Tenerife.
#1. Holiday Village Tenerife , Playa De La Arena
Life revolves around the huge pool at the Holiday Village Tenerife. There are 3 outdoor swimming pools, an indoor pool, a kids pool, 2 baby splash pools and a Kids waterslide. The hotel also arranges swimming lessons for children aged 3+ taught by qualified ASA teachers.
Away from the pool, there is a playground and a packed daytime activity schedule before the mini disco and evening entertainment takes over. The beach is just a 10 minute walk away.
There is a Twinkle Stars crèche manned by qualified UK staff which looks after younger children, and children aged 3- 5 can have fun at the Little Stars Kids Club which opens 7 day a week and is free for guests.
Accommodation is in a variety of suites, with Superior suites including children’s bedding, a highchair, baby change, step stool, a minibar with a welcome pack of yoghurts and snacks and a special children’s gift on arrival.
There are lots of restaurants onsite, and kids dining is available in the buffet restaurant.
Good For – Families who want to stay in a bustling resort with plenty for babies and toddlers to do, which is close to the beach.
Learn More – The Holiday Village Tenerife
#2. GF Isabel, Costa Adeje
The GF Isabel is a typical Canarian-style resort village, with a mixture of apartments and villas set in spacious grounds and pretty gardens.
There is a splash park, kids club (for child aged 3+), and an indoor play area for children up to 3 years with a soft play area, ball pit, climbing frame, TV and slides.
There are also 2 outdoor pools with a children’s section, and plenty of sunbeds to relax on.
One of the best things about the GF Isabel is that you can choose the board basis which is best for you. You can cater yourselves, or you chose bed and breakfast, half board, full board or even All Inclusive. The All Inclusive package includes a buffet style breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks for up to 3 hours a day and spirits and non-alcoholic drinks.
The GF Isabel is only 10 minutes to the beach, and a short bus / taxi tide to the Siam Park Water Park.
Good For – Families looking for a self-contained villa / apartment with a splash park and all the facilities of a hotel.
Learn More – The GF Isabel Hotel
#3. Parque Santiago III and IV, Playa De Las Americas
This busy resort has direct access to the beach, and is in the middle of the bustling Playa De Las Americas resort.
The Parque Santiago III and IV are next to each other on the seafront surrounded by palm trees and exotic plants, but just across the road from the Safari Shopping Centre.
Toddlers will love the playground and the splash park, and the playground with swings, slides and a merry go round.
There are also 9 a la carte restaurants and 4 outdoor swimming pools with sunbeds and umbrellas.
Spacious 1 and 2 bedroom apartments with limited kitchen facilities are available.
Good For – Families wanting to stay somewhere right in the heart of the action with a splash park onsite.
Learn More – The Parque Santiago III and IV Resort
#4. Green Garden Resort & Suites
One of the best things about stays at the Green Garden Resort is that they include unlimited daily entry to the Siam Park – one of the best waterparks in Europe, which also has a separate toddler area.
The resort is also located in between two of Tenerife’s most popular resorts; Playa De Las Americas and Los Cristianos. Playa De Las Americas is quite bustling whereas Los Cristianos is more relaxed so this resort is in a great location to experience the best of both worlds. A complimentary shuttle bus runs from the hotel to the resort centre and Siam Park.
The hotel has an oriental theme and a tropical setting with 2 swimming pools and 1 children’s pool. There is also a children’s playground. Daily entertainment is included.
Accommodation is in spacious suites which have a kettle, microwave, cooking rings, oven, toaster and fridge freezer. If you don’t fancy cooking, you can choose the All Inclusive board basis.
Good for – This resort is particularly good for families with babies. Also good for families wanting to visit Siam Park.
#5. TUI Sensatori Resort Tenerife
The TUI Sensatori Resort is located on Tenerife’s west coast which is one of the sunniest spots on the island. There is a new beach with a natural swimming pool right outside the resort, and the tapas bars and cafes of Alcala Village are just a few minutes’ walk away.
This resort has amazing facilities for babies and toddlers. There are 5 outdoor swimming pools in total, but the heated little splash pool with fountains and a pirate ship will be a real hit with toddlers. There is also a separate children’s pool.
Babies and toddlers get their own multi sensory nursery at the Sensatori with flashing lights, toys and a Little Land of Nod Sleeping Room. It is designed for children aged up to 4 years old and is available 7 days a week. Children aged 3+ can go to the Play House Children’s Club which runs free Stay and Play sessions 7 days a week so you can use the facilities as a family.
All the rooms at the Sensatori are luxurious with plenty of space for the whole family. Deluxe twin rooms have enormous bathrooms with double sinks and a rain shower with a sea view option. For a bit more space, choose a master suite with a living area and a whirlpool bath, whereas Garden rooms come with a large terrace and Balinese day bed.
The restaurant line-up is equally impressive, with everything from a sushi bar to an Italian-style trattoria.
There is even a kids show on a night called Play House Live!
Good For – Families looking for a 5* hotel in Tenerife which is especially good for babies and younger toddlers.
Learn More – TUI Sensatori Resort Tenerife
#6. Spring Hotel Bitacora, Playa De Las Americas
The Spring Hotel Bitacora is a toddler friendly hotel close to the sandy beach, and the resort of Playa De Las Americas. The rooms are clean and modern and have a walk in shower.
There are 2 outdoor swimming pools with a water slide, and one of the pools has a children’s area.
There is an amazing adventure park at the Bitacora with over 95 activities to try including a climbing frame, slide and adventure play area (not all of these are suitable for small children).
The Kids Club is suitable for all children, and includes activities such as sports, story time and water based play.
All Inclusive and half board options are available.
Good for – Families looking for a popular hotel close to the beach with an amazing adventure playground.
Learn More – The Spring Hotel Bitacora Hotel
#7. Be Live Family Los Gigantes
This impressive family friendly hotel has direct access to the beach, and is also close to the resort centres of Playa De La Arena and Puerto De Santiago. There are pretty gardens, sophisticated pool areas, excellent sports facilities for adults and older children, and an extensive entertainment programme.
There are 3 outdoor swimming pools including a children’s pool with a waterslide. There is also a children’s adventure playground and a Kids Club for children aged 4+.
There is daily evening entertainment including shows, karaoke, live music, mini disco and live music.
Good For – Families wanting a hotel on the beachfront with great evening entertainment.
Learn More – Be Live Family Los Gigantes
#8. Hard Rock Hotel, Playa Paraiso
This unique hotel is perfect for families looking for a stylish hotel in Tenerife, which is also really baby and toddler friendly. Don’t be put off by the concerts taking place on the hotel’s open air stage, and the music playing around the hotel – this hotel loves children too!
There are incredible swimming pools, including a lagoon, and lots of sunbathing spots and even Balinese beds and hammocks to chill out on. There is a kids splash park with fountains, jets and waterfalls, and a playground with a sandpit.
Free Kids Clubs at the Hard Rock Hotel are available for children aged 6 month plus. The Lullaby club looks after children from 6 months to 3 years old, and runs activities like story time, music and drama. Whilst the little ones are at the kids club, parents can head to the Rock Spa for the ultimate pampering experience.
There are 10 bars and restaurants at the Hard Rock Hotel ranging from a Tapas Bar, Asian restaurant, Steak House, Beach bar and Swim Up Bar. The buffet breakfast is really popular for its range of waffles, yoghurts, smoothies, ham, cheese and breads.
All rooms at the Hard Rock Hotel are enormous suites with a flat screen TV, MP3 docking station and 24 hour room service. Bathrooms contain showers and a whirlpool bath.
Top Tip – Don’t miss watching the sunset from the awesome Roof Top bar!
Good For – Families who are looking for somewhere to stay with the WOW factor! The Hard Rock Hotel is sophisticated and stylish but also baby and toddler friendly too.
Learn More – Hard Rock Hotel Tenerife
#9. Baobab Suites
These sleek luxury suites are ideal for families looking for villa type accommodation in Tenerife. 1, 2 and 3 bedroom suites with a private pool and fridge freezer, oven, hob, dishwasher, kettle, microwave and toaster are available with all the facilities of a hotel. The Bed and Breakfast package includes a choice of buffet style breakfast in the main restaurant or a la carte restaurant delivered to your room. The half board option includes an evening buffet style meal in the main restaurant, and there are also another restaurants onsite if you don’t fancy cooking.
There are 4 outdoor swimming pools with 2 heated children’s pools and spectacular views over towards Costa Adeje. The Kids Club is for children aged 3 – 12 and there is also an indoor soft play area for children aged 3+.
There are excellent leisure facilities at the Baobab Suites with the Activate Sports Club which offers exercise classes such as pilates classes. Nutritious food and fruit juices are also served at the Fuel RestoBar
The suites are just over 1km from Playa Del Duque beach, and a complimentary shuttle runs once a day to take visitors there.
Good for – Families wanting the flexibility of staying in a villa, with the facilities of a hotel. Families who like to keep fit on holiday.
Learn More – Baobab Suites
#10. Gran Oasis Resort, Playa De Las Americas
This luxury hotel is in the middle of the resorts of Playa De Las Americas and Los Cristianos, and has quality accommodation in spacious and well equipped apartments. 2 bedroom suites have a toaster, microwave, oven, cooking rings and fridge freezer so you can prepare light snacks. Alternatively All Inclusive is available.
There are 3 outdoor swimming pools including 1 kids pool. There is a complimentary bus to the resort centre and beach twice a day, and a bus to Siam Park once a day 6 times a week.
There is daily entertainment during the day and night at the Gran Oasis Resort.
Good for – Families looking for a peaceful, quiet hotel to stay in with a bit of luxury.
Learn More – Gran Oasis Resort
#11. The Sheraton La Caleta
The Sheraton La Caleta is a luxury resort designed in the style of a Canarian village. It is in a great location just 100m away from bars and restaurants and 200m from the beach.
There are 5 outdoor swimming pools including a heated children’s swimming pool surrounded by sunbeds and umbrellas. There are also baby changing facilities around the pool. Away from the pool is an adventure play area.
The Gauchito Club is for 3 – 12 year olds and kids can take part in fun activities like arts and crafts, team games and movie nights. Whilst your little one has fun at the Kids Club, you can escape to the Spa Eutonos which has a thalasso vitality pool with hydrotherapy body jets, ice igloo, sauna, steam room, whirlpool and massage treatments.
There is a huge range of rooms at the Sheraton La Caleta ranging from Club Rooms with Executive room access and sea view, to Deluxe rooms and suites and premium rooms.
Breakfast is served until 11am which is good for families who like a lie in a morning. Bed and Breakfast, half board and full board basis’ are available.
Good for – Families looking for a relaxing peaceful stay in a luxury hotel close to the beach.
Learn More – The Sheraton La Caleta
#12. Hotel La Siesta, Playa De La Americas
The Hotel La Siesta is in a great location in the centre of Playa De Las Americas with the Safari Shopping Centre on its doorstep. There is an outdoor children’s swimming pool which is heated in the winter months, and a children’s playground. The Magic Park is suitable for children aged 4-9 and has a soft play area, ball pool, climbing frame and slides.
The hotel has a Spa and Wellness centre which runs daily spa sessions for families (aged 7+). If you upgrade to a Club Alexandre room, you will get a pool view and unlimited entry to the Natural Spa and Wellness Centre.
Free shuttle buses run to the beach, resort centre and Siam Park water park.
Good for -Families who want to stay close to Playa De Las Americas
Learn More – Hotel La Siesta
#13. Be Live Experience La Nina
Guests staying at the Be Live Experience La Nina can enjoy direct access to the sandy beach at Puerto Colon beach. The hotel is stylish, bright and modern and had recently been refurbished. There are 3 outdoor swimming pools including a separate kids swimming pool, and a children’s section in the main pool. There is also an indoor play area for children aged 3+.
Stay in a Better Together Family Room which includes a playstation, welcome gift for children, free WIFI, mini bar with welcome pack and Nespresso coffee machine. It also includes 3 a la carte meals per week in the restaurant.
All-inclusive or all-inclusive board basis is available.
Good For -Families wanting to stay somewhere close to a sandy beach.
Learn More – Be Live Experience La Nina