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Weather Averages for Playa de las Americas in March
Averages for Playa de las Americas in March
The weather slowly begins to improve in March in Playa de Las Americas in Tenerife, Canary Islands when spring is just around the corner. During this month, the resort experiences mild weather with an average temperature of 19°C, created by highs of up to 22°C during the day and lows of 15°C after sunset. There is an average of ten hours of sunshine each day during March and the average sea temperature is pleasantly mild at 19°C. With around 11 rainy days for the month, it’s likely that you’ll experience a shower or two during your holiday.
Dates for the diary
March is carnival month in Playa de Las Americas, when the resort springs to life with activities the whole family can enjoy. During carnival week you’ll have the chance to see all sorts of incredible things, including carnival queen contests, parades, music concerts and dances. If you’d like to join in with the fun, simply grab an outfit from a costume shop and mingle with the locals.
St Patrick’s Day is celebrated in Tenerife on March 17th, much like it is all across Europe. On this day almost all of the bars hold special events with Irish themed entertainment, food, drinks and costumes. Although they’re generally more pricey than the others, the best atmospheres are found in the Irish pubs which are scattered all across Playa de Las Americas.
Things to do
Animal lovers won’t want to miss the chance to go horseback riding in Tenerife. The staff at Horse Riding Tenerife will pair you up with the perfect horse to suit your abilities before you set off on your route. If you’ve never ridden before, this riding school also offers a number of classes where you can improve your skills.
If you like water sports, don’t pass up the chance to go on an underwater scooter adventure. Led by PADI qualified diving instructors, this excursion will take you to the very best spots where you can see some of the most amazing marine life Tenerife has to offer. If you’d like to remember your excursion forever, the instructors can also take underwater pictures and videos of you which you can buy after your trip.
Hit the beach
Just a short walk away from Palm Beach Club, Playa de Troya is a great place to spend the day under the sun. This beach has fine volcanic sand, providing ample room for children to run around and build sandcastles. The warm clear waters are very gentle, which make them perfect for paddling and swimming. There are loads of amenities available for visitors to enjoy, such as sun bed and shade hire, showers, lifeguards, toilets and many different kinds of water sports. Just a few steps away from the beach you’ll find a lively promenade teeming with shops, supermarkets, bars and restaurants.
Playa del Camisón is perfect if you’re looking for a quiet place to work on your tan. This small bay is home to soft golden sands where you can relax and soak up some rays. Thanks to the wave breakers, waves are practically unheard of here, so you can enjoy a refreshing dip without worrying about the tides. The list of onsite facilities is extensive and covers a beachside restaurant, showers, sun loungers and parasols, with shops, bars and restaurants just a short walk away.
Where to eat & drink
If you’re looking for a beachside eaterie, check out Friends Lounge Bar and Restaurant. Only a stone’s throw away from Playa del Camisón, this restaurant offers a wide and varied menu with something for everyone to enjoy. Some of the house specials include the tapas menu, table BBQ and paella and there is also a children’s menu available for the little ones.
When it comes to low-cost restaurants, it doesn’t get much better than Black Cherry Restaurant. Despite its unimposing appearance, this eatery offers fantastic value for money, with very affordable breakfasts and tapas and plenty more options available on the menu. Each and every dish is prepared freshly in the kitchen, so if you’d like your meal tailored to your taste, simply ask your server and they’ll tell the chef.
If you’re looking for a great atmosphere which stretches on well into the early hours, consider spending a night at The Gaelic Corner. This bar is home to one of the best bands in Tenerife which play every night. The band attracts a large crowd for every performance, so make sure you get there early if you want a good seat.
For something a bit more indulgent, head to the Magic Lounge Bar. Found in the heart of Playa de Las Americas, just a stroll away from the Safari Centre, this bar has plush seating, a huge dance floor and incredible acts which make for an amazing nightly show. The best time to visit is around midnight when the party really begins to pick up.
Where to stay
When it comes to budget accommodation in Playa de Las Americas, it doesn’t get much better than Apartamentos Marola-Portosin. Here visitors can choose from studios, one-bedroom and two-bedroom apartments which can sleep up to three, four and six people, respectively. The list of onsite facilities is extensive and includes swimming pools, bar, restaurant and reception, with shops, bars, cafes and restaurant just a short walk away.
Families and couples looking for somewhere to stay in the south of Tenerife should consider Hotel Bitácora. Ideally located close to many services and amenities, this hotel offers accommodation in the form of standard and superior rooms. There are many facilities available for guests to enjoy, such as swimming pools, mini golf, tennis courts, entertainment programme, bars and restaurant.
Gala Hotel is one of the most popular complexes in Tenerife. Here you’ll find a wealth of onsite amenities, including swimming pools, kids’ water park, spa, gym, padel courts, bar, restaurant, WiFi access, hair dressers and entertainment programme. There are two types of rooms for guests to choose from – standard and Club Alexandre – ensuring something for every budget.
Just a short distance away from Golf Las Americas, Aparthotel Kn Columbus is ideal for golfers looking for a relaxing stay. A variety of accommodation is available, including standard double rooms, large double rooms, studio apartments and one-bedroom apartments, providing something for all group sizes. There are plenty of facilities to take advantage of, too, such as bars, restaurants, spa, gym, supermarket, swimming pool and WiFi access.
If you’re looking for beachside accommodation, consider staying at Flamingo Club Resort Hotel. Only a short walk away from Playa La Pinta, this complex offers a great selection of spacious and comfortable rooms with something for all group sizes, tastes and budgets. Onsite facilities are numerous and cover swimming pools, gym, sports facilities and 24-hour reception, with loads of shops, bars, cafes and restaurants in the area.