Spain Canary Islands Teneriffa

Playa del Médano

Simple bathing place
In Spain, Canary Islands

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Public transportation

If you are looking for sustainability, you can easily reach the bathing area by public transport. A bus stop is located in the immediate vicinity.

If you want to travel in a cost-efficient and environmentally friendly way, the bus station nearby is an excellent choice.

Car & Parking

You don't have to worry about parking at the bathing area, there is both a private parking lot and other parking facilities within a radius of 500m.


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Opening hours

Around the clock


Free of charge


Address: 38612, Provinz Santa Cruz de Tenerife
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Here you will also find the latest information on the Water quality.

Sport & Fun

This is what you can discover


For kiteboarders, this bathing spot is very suitable. In good wind conditions, you can kitesurf extensively with the stunt kite in hand and perform jumps and tricks.


Windsurfers get their money's worth here. In good wind conditions set sail and off on your surfboard/raceboard is the motto!


Surfing is not only possible in Hawaii - surfing is also possible here. Pack your surfboard, wax and leash and off you go.

Sport & Fun


Equipment & Infrastructure


Water quality overview

We have the following data on the water quality of the bathing place - Playa del Médano *.

very goodgoodsufficientdeficient
  • 5
  • 5
  • 5
  • 5
  • 5
  • 5
  • 5
  • 5
  • 5

*Water quality is based on the annual report of the European Environment Agency EEA.

Water quality Playa del Médano 2023

Safe bathing thanks to regular water tests

In the year 2021, the water quality of the bathing place Playa del Médano was last checked and submitted to the European Environment Agency for the current report. The current water quality of 2021 is very good suitable for bathing.

Moreover, since the water quality has been classified with the top grade "excellent" for 5 consecutive years the bathing place reaches the highest Swimcheck water quality rating of 5/5 points.

A constant water quality is a good sign and gives you another point of orientation point of reference when answering the question of whether or not to swim here. Please also check the latest publications of the regional authorities, as environmental influences such as heavy rain or hot spells can negatively affect the quality in the short term. cyanobacteria, vibrios or cercariae, among others. Swimcheck does not guarantee the accuracy of the information and does not make any recommendation.

In total, more than 224 bathing sites and lakes are registered in Canary Islands registered, which are regularly inspected by local authorities for bathing safety. The results are submitted annually to the European Environment Agency.

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Catering and gastronomy

If you swim a lot and relax in the sun, you will naturally get hungry. In the surroundings of the you will find nearby catering facilities. A quick look at the map above map above will show you suitable entries.

For the small and big hunger in between, is in the area a Supermarket in which you can stock up with some food for the bathing day.

For the bigger hunger, the nearby snack bar offers various dishes for a quick refreshment.

There are restaurants in the vicinity.

    Hotel / Pension Playa del Médano

    If you are looking for accommodation near the bathing area, such as a hotel or a guesthouse, you will find it in the surrounding area.


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        Alex - 05.02.2022

        Ein wirklich großartiger Strand. Es gibt eine Menge Kiter und Surfer in der Nähe. Dazu die ganzen Geschäfte zum Surfen / Kiten und Surf/Kite-Schulen.

        Frequently asked questions

        Can I park at the bathing place Playa del Médano?
        Yes, there is parking at Playa del Médano.
        What recreational facilities are available at the bathing site Playa del Médano?
        You'll find the following highlights on site: Kitesurfing, Windsurfing, Surfing


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