Hotels in Garachico

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Part of the Canary Islands, on the island of Tenerife is the seaside town of Garachico. Located along the volcanic shores this town boasts beautiful scenery, historical buildings and a rich culture and past. Once a fishing village, the town of Garachico is filled with narrow cobbled streets, fisherman’s cottages and grand houses. Because Garachico is a small town, there are few hotels in Garachico. However, Garachico discount hotels and Garachico cheap hotels can be found at, as well as neighbouring hotels. The La Quinta Roja Hotel, one of the few hotels located in the town, was once the great house of the Marquesses of the Quinta Roja and dates back to the 16th century. Offering 20 rooms and other services this Garachico hotel may be ideal place if you are planning a Garachico weekend trip.There are no sandy beaches in Garachico, therefore these beaches are best used for sunbathing as they are all volcanic beaches. About 100 meters out to sea is the large volcanic rock, Roque de Garachico, bearing a cross. In Garachico the Plaza de Juan Gonzalez de la Torre, Iglesia Santa Ana, and the Convento de San Francisco are sites worth visiting. The Convento de San Franciso is now a museum that gives a brief history of the town and displays some items known to the region. With an interesting past and its beautiful cobbled streets, Garachico is a town that should be visited while visiting Tenerife.