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Playa El Bollullo

38300 Puerto de la Cruz, Tenerife, Spain
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Nice beach, beautiful view

We enjoyed our time at Playa el bollullo. Note that the beach is not for swimming but just for some... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Melvin F
via mobile
Walk trip

Nice place to make a walking trip. Some 5 - 6 km from the center via banana fields and "barroncos... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2017
Kai S
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“black sand” (27 reviews)
“big waves” (12 reviews)
38300 Puerto de la Cruz, Tenerife, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our time at Playa el bollullo. Note that the beach is not for swimming but just for some relaxation. The waves are amazing! For people that want to have a drink or bite, there is a Café at the beach where they sell...More

Thank Melvin F
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Nice place to make a walking trip. Some 5 - 6 km from the center via banana fields and "barroncos". Not for people with health problems or bad legs. The playa is really nice and not full of people and there is a small bar...More

Thank Kai S
Reviewed 17 November 2017

A place well worth the strenuous trek back and forth, just be aware that the steep descent has to,be followed at some time by a steep ascent! The surfing is not for beginners or foolish enthusiasts. If you are a capable surfer it's better to...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

If you drive here the road leading to it is long and very narrow and you will have to pay to park, fortunately nothing came the other way and parking wasn't expensive. The path to the beach itself is lengthy with a lot of steps...More

Thank Jess_Hurchist
Reviewed 31 October 2017

The walk up to the beach takes a while and in over 30 degrees Celcius may not be what you want to do- it is so worth it though! If you crave a place that is a little bit more remote, calm, relaxed, not packed...More

Thank Marzena W
Reviewed 13 October 2017

The high cliffs that surround this beach, the banana plantations that you need to navigate through to get to it, the standing rocks beaten by the waves and the solitary chiringuito positioned just above the black, volcanic sands make this a really special beach. it's...More

Thank velucio
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

This beach is really amazing! The sand there is black so it's very special but it can be very hot so I recommend to wear shoes. Because of huge waves you can't swim there but you can enjoy the waves, jump into them and so...More

Thank Adéla K
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

You have to be able to drive down a single lane road with blind corners, then walk down steps to this beach. But it's worth it. Black twinkling sand and waves. Two of the days we were there there was a red flag so no...More

Thank Trish D
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

It's very secluded and quiet. On a hot September day, there wasn't that many people on the beach. You could sit down somewhere and not have to worry about sitting next to anyone within 10 meters. If you're wanting a nice romantic date, such as...More

Thank Axel K
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

The 1 hr walk from the centre of Puerto De La Cruz was justified when we arrived at this secluded beach. Many others had also made the journey although I am sure some had driven at least some of the way. There was a cafe...More

Thank John H
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19 July 2017|
Response from southwestscotlad | Reviewed this property |
La Tejita in the south at the back of the airport is a great sandy but more remote beach which is popular with naturists. The beaches I went to in the North were all black sand. There is also the man made beach La... More
4 January 2017|
Response from robert c | Reviewed this property |
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