strand - Los Abriguitos
resort Abades is located on the south-east
coast of Tenerife. The distance to the
international airport Reina Sofia is approx.
The beach in Abades is called Los
Abriguitos, but only a few people will know
it under that name.
The beach is
located in the south-eastern part of town
and is surrounded by sand dunes and low
rocks. The dark lava sand is fine-grained
and almost free of stones.
is located inside a small bay, which
provides good protection against waves and
Except for a
shower, there are no facilities at the
beach. The parking lot close to the beach is
On days without waves, the beach is fairly
child-friendly. There is always room to play
at the beach.
There are no water sports activities at the
in town arranges diving trips for beginners
as well as experienced divers.
Only a stone's throw away from the beach,
you will find the small town square with a
selection of restaurants and a mini market.
Abades holiday resort
Abades is a town of many names. Its original
name was Sanantonio de Abona, but in 1978 it
was renamed Los Abriguitos, which is the
name of the beach as well.
In 1986, it was
renamed again and has been called Abades
since then. The town consists of approx. 800
holiday homes, which are almost identical,
about ten restaurants and two small
supermarkets. The town has a lovely and
There are no
hotels in Abades, but many of the holiday
homes are up for short-term or long-term