Candelaria self catering holidays, Tenerife Holiday rentals - villas & holiday homes in Candelaria

Candelaria is a charming small town found on the eastern coast of the island of Tenerife, 17km southwest of the capital Santa Cruz. This old fishing village is steeped in history with well preserved buildings and a peaceful local feel. A fantastic destination for anytime of year but especially during the summer months.

Candelaria is home of the Patron Saint of the Canary Isalnds, the Virgin of Candelaria. The Basilica of Candelaria is an important religious building and holds an image of the virgin inside. You will see life sized bronze statues at the entrance of the Basilisca of the past kings of Tenerife before the Spanish conquest.

At a glance...
Restaurants 5+
Important Religious Site
Car recommended
Distance to beach Beach town
Nearest airport Tenerife North (15km)
Nearest bus station Candelaria

Featured villas in Candelaria

The accommodation in and around Candelaria is of a very high standard. There is a wide choice of self catering holiday rentals including family villas and apartments to rent either on the beach or set back. Many holiday rentals are within walking distance to the centre, where there is a selection of bars, restaurants and shops.

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Things to see & do

Candelaria and the surrounding area is full of interesting towns, historic cities and countryside to explore.

A few suggestions....
Basilica de Nuestra Senora de Candelaria
Plaza de Patrona de Canaries - historic landmark
Rambla de los Menceyes
Museo Alfarero de Candelaria museum
Caletillas beach

Our view on holidays in Candelaria

Candelaria is a truly charming destination for a family holiday or romantic escape. With great all year round weather and spectacluar scenery.

There is something for everyone with interesting places to visit, excellent resturants that would rival the most cosmopolitan cities, its difficult not to have a great time in Candelaria. Whilst on your holidays in Candelaria, you may want to visit some of the other nearby beach resorts such as Playa de la Caleta.