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Playa La Jaquita

Paseo Gabriel Escarrer S/N, 38683 Alcala, Guia de Isora, Tenerife, Spain
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Great quiet black beaches and natural pools

Playa La Jaquita was the best beach we visited on Tenerife. It consists of three small bays with... read more

Reviewed May 15, 2018
izarapap
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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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We ate at the local bar, and watched people enjoying the beach and the sea, which seemed very safe... read more

Reviewed April 28, 2018
M and E T
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Paseo Gabriel Escarrer S/N, 38683 Alcala, Guia de Isora, Tenerife, Spain
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Reviewed May 15, 2018

Playa La Jaquita was the best beach we visited on Tenerife. It consists of three small bays with black sand and small pebbles. There is a lifeguard on duty and a nice bar offering service on the beaches (nice snacks) and a terrace. There you...More

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Reviewed April 28, 2018

We ate at the local bar, and watched people enjoying the beach and the sea, which seemed very safe for children. The black sand does not appeal to me though

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Reviewed April 27, 2018

Location ,staff ,hotel and amenities top class great coastal walk and beaches clean and well supervised

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Reviewed April 3, 2018

A superb coastal promenade walk stretches from Alcala, small harbour town along the coast with only a short interruption to Cueva del polvo (5kms) suitable for kids, skates,skate boards bikes and even wheel chairs (up to beyond halfway) designed in from the start. Just past...More

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Reviewed January 26, 2018 via mobile

A superbly clean and well kept beach. Probably the cleanest beach toilets I’ve ever come across. Lots of car parking (free of charge) then walk along the fabulous coastal path in front of the fabulous Palacio de Isora (very high end) resort ... in fact...More

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Reviewed January 10, 2018

A fantastic walk is from La Arena to Alcala. We were staying at a hotel in Puerto Santiago and drove our car 5-10 minutes to the edge of La Arena and easily parked there. From there, we had a fantastic one km walk along the...More

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Reviewed December 10, 2017

Very nice beach and not too rocky. Kept very clean but not over crowded by locals or tourists so good to relax.

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Reviewed November 12, 2017

Nice black beach - waves a bit rough - there were 2 or 3 life guards around ! Just outside the Gran palacio hotel -

Thank Phil B
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Reviewed November 1, 2017

Lovely area, few people and very mellow. The sea was beautifully clean and its just a peaceful area.

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Reviewed October 26, 2017 via mobile

The beach and coves around Alcala are quaint and relatively quiet and peaceful. A variety of good bars and restaurants. It has that undiscovered feel despite the presence of a brass all inclusive resort on the outskirts from which the captive tourists rarely need to...More

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