Why is Playa de las Americas so popular?

2nd May 2019

Deep in the Islands of Eternal Spring lies the party capital of the Canaries, ‘Playa de las Américas’.  PDLA has become increasingly popular since the resort was purpose built for fun in the 1960’s. Thousands of tourists each year visit the resort to get a taste of life in the fast lane! 

Fun Fun Fun!

This upscale resort is situated on the southwest coast of Tenerife. This purpose built destination has everything, from peaceful days relaxing on the 6 beaches, to indulging in the best nightlife the whole island has to offer. Days can be spent shopping in the duty-free shops, eating out in the great tapas restaurants. PDLA is the place to be on the island of Tenerife there is no wonder this resort is a real hit with the young tourists!

Life's a Beach!

You can never have too many beaches in one resort, PDLA have 6 beaches at your disposal!
Most with jet-skiing, scuba diving among many other water sports to choose from. The main beach is surrounded with cafes, restaurants, and kiosks too. Like your water sports? If the answer is yes then Playa de Guincho is a real hotspot for surfers and windsurfers.

24 Hour Party People

There is no denying the fact that Playa de las Americas is the party capital on this island. If you like cocktails, clubs and karaoke then veronicas strip is the place for you. There is live music every night and also two casinos. If you want to carry the night on there are further nightclubs at the Starco Centre and the Patch.

Things to do for the whole family

Whether you are looking to buy a holiday home in Tenerife, a permanent home or are just looking to visit this island, Playa de las Americas is close to many nearby attractions that would be a great day out for the family. Close to Playa de las Americas, you will find Siam Water Park (only a 3-minute drive away from the centre of Playa de las Americas) as well as Aqualand (only a 7-minute drive). If water parks aren’t your thing then you can discover the Jungle Park Zoo which is only a 12-minute commute north of this coastal area.

Playa de las Americas attracts many people from all over the world to move here. With its all year round high temperatures and perfect European hotspot, what more could you ask for if you are looking to move abroad? If you want to find out more about living in this picture perfect paradise, check out our previous article on living in Playa de las Americas here >