Affordable Luxury in the Canary Islands

The Canaries offer a vast array of holidays, suited for all kinds of traveller and budget. And if you’re looking for affordable luxury on your next holiday, then look no further!

We’ve picked out five hotels in the Canary Islands, all of which promise unbridled comfort without carrying the hefty price tag. From Tenerife to Lanzarote, check out these great accommodation options.


1. MC San Agustin, Tenerife

MC San Agustin Tenerife

A five star urban hotel, the MC San Augustin is located in the historic and cultural centre of La Laguna, which has been declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It’s located in an eighteenth century building, with its interior being a mix of classic and modern design.

Just a short walk from the local sights, this unique hotel prides itself on excellent customer service. It has a cafe selling local delicacies, an outstanding restaurant, terrace, spa and several lounges. Its suites are all individually designed to make you feel at home in the lap of luxury.


2. Santa Catalina Hotel, Gran Canaria

Built in 1890, this sophisticated five star hotel boasts a grand colonial style with views of the Atlantic Ocean. Famous personalities such as Sir Winston Churchill, Gregory Peck, and heads of state, such as the Royal Family, have all enjoyed the hospitality of this hotel.

The Santa Catalina is situated in the centre of the Parque Doramas, a huge palm tree lined park, only a short stroll from the  promenade. The award-winning à la carte restaurant La Terraza de Thomas offers international cuisine, whilst the spa and fitness centre will help you wind down.


3. Villa Vik Hotel, Lanzarote

This boutique adults only hotel is set in a low-rise, finca-style building with a beautiful pool – perfect if you’re looking for a peaceful and relaxed holiday.

Situated on the beachfront, only a few minutes from the capital of Arrecife, the Villa Vik Hotel is a brilliant choice where food, fun and relaxation is concerned.


4. Sheraton Fuerteventura Beach Golf And Spa Resort Hotel, Fuerteventura

Set in subtropical gardens on the east coast of the island, this five star beachfront luxury hotel boasts refined rooms and suites, with some evening containing whirlpool baths or hot tubs.

The Sheraton also doubles up as a golf and spa resort, and grants guests with preferential access to the main golf courses on the island, Fuerteventura Golf Club and Golf Club Salinas Antigua. Should you be feeling less energetic, then immerse yourself in the sensations world of Hespérides Thalasso Spa.


5. Mediterranean Palace Hotel, Tenerife

Mediterranean Palace Hotel Tenerife
The Mediterranean Palace is an attractive five star hotel facing El Camisón Beach in Playa de las Americas, with direct access to the beach. It also has an impressive 1300 square meter pool and extensive sun terraces.

One for foodies and those on a health kick, the Mediterranean Palace hotel’s modern restaurant offers international buffet meals and also has a health bar serving fresh salads and juices, outside by the swimming pool. The hotel and resort boasts several bars, including, the Vitaminas bar, Marc Antonio snack bar, Cleopatra bar and “Palapa Beach Club”.