La Tortuga Hostel
Our little hostel is spread over two floors and consists of 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms (2 with showers), a communal kitchen with a separate dining area and a bright ,spacious lounge with tv. Free wifi is available all year round.
Our peaceful outdoor space is perfect for those looking to relax and unwind. It has a garden with sun loungers, a small pool, a covered terrace where you can chill out or enjoy your free breakfast which includes seasonal fruits of the island when possible and a bbq area.
We want our guests to experience the best that Tenerife has to offer and organise kayaking/ snorkelling/ diving/ canyoning trips with reputable companies and offer tips about any upcoming events on the island.
For those looking for something less active, stroll down to El Duque beach which boasts some of the best sunsets of the whole island or head to the pretty village of La Caleta or playa de los hippies which are just a short bike ride away.
Check out time: 11am. Check in 1pm. Luggage storage avaiable.
Reception time is from 10am to midnight. If you are arriving to La Tortuga Hostel out of reception's time, please get in contact with us as we need to get organized.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- Bicycle hire
- Bicycle parking
- Board Games
- Book Exchange
- Free Breakfast
- Cable TV
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Free City Maps
- Free Internet Access
- Free Parking
- Free WiFi
- Hair Dryers
- Hair Dryers For Hire
- Hot Showers
- Internet Access
- Self-Catering Facilities
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Security Lockers
- Luggage Storage
- Mini Supermarket
- No Curfew
- Outdoor Swimming Pool
- Steam Room
- Swimming Pool
- Taxes included
- Towels For Hire
- Washing Machine
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 3 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
Must-Read Hostel InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
La Tortuga Hostel Policies and Conditions:
Check in from 13:00 to 00:00.
Check out before 11:00.
Reception time is from 9am to midnight. If you are arriving to La Tortuga Hostel out of reception's time, please get in contact with us as we need to get organized.
We recommend that you use our pickup service if your flight is arriving late at night: our reception is open from 9 a.m. until midnight. If you check in after midnight and don’t use our service, please be aware that a €7/hour surcharge will apply to cover the overtime payment of our receptionist. If you use our pickup service, there will be no extra charge regardless of your arrival time.
Cancellation policy: 72 hours before arrival.
Payment upon arrival by cash.
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Directions from the airport Tenerife Sur Reina Sofia ( distance from the hostel: 21 km ).
By car: take the highway ( in Spanish “autopista”) in direction of Los Cristianos-Las Americas. Pass Los cristianos, and exit at “Torviscas, Playa Fanabe”. When going out, be careful not to turn right in direction of Torviscas but continue straight to Playa Fanabe. As it is possible, after 200 metres, turn left in correspondence with the sign “ plaza del Duque”, pass under the bridge of the highway. In front of you you’ll have a garden centre, turn left ( only option) and then immediately right. Go down for 50 metres, and then take the first turn right into “ avenida Jardines del Duque”. Pass the first cross at “Aqua Mall” and then turn right into calle Reykjavik. After 100 metres you’ll see a big arch on the left with written “ Las Amapolas”. Park and ring the bell at La Tortuga. Average journey time from the airport: 20 minutes
By bus: Take bus n. 111 ( frequency: every 30 minutes) to Las Americas bus station ( 25-30 minutes journey). From here, take bus no. 467 ( runs every 15 minutes) to Playa Fanabe. Ask the driver to let you off at centre commercial El Duque and the Saturday market ( 'mercadillo del Sabado'). The hostel is a 5 minute walk away from the bus-stop.'
Walk back to the roundabout and turn left onto Avenida de Moscù in the direction of the mountains. After 100 metres you will reach a large commercial centre called “ Aqua Mall”. Turn left into Avenida Jardines del Duque and then right onto “calle Reykjavik”. After 100 metres you will come to a large arch on your left with 'Las Amapolas” written on it. Ring the bell for La Tortuga. Average walking time from the bus stop 4-5 minutes.
By taxi: tell to her driver that you have to go to Calle Reykyavik, in plaza del Duque, close to the “centro commercial El Duque”. Average taxi rate from the airport: between 25 and 30 euro. Average journey time: 20 minutes
Our hostel is located in the privileged setting of Costa Adeje, just a few minutes from El Duque beach which boasts some of the best sunsets of the whole island, and close to the pretty village of La Caleta and playa de los hippies. The famous tourist areas of Las Americas and Costa Adeje are easily accessible by bus, bike or even by walking
There is a large Hiperdino supermarket just around the corner and there are plenty of bars and restaurants nearby if you wish to go out in the evening.