Hotel Jardin Tecina
|Destination:||Canary Islands, Spain|
Escape to this unique clifftop hotel on the unspoilt island of La Gomera for relaxation and activities.
This charming hotel is surrounded by spectacular natural landscapes and has magnificent views towards Tenerife and its imposing volcano Mount Teide. Its ideal for a romantic break, a peaceful family holiday or an activity-based trip. Explore 17-acre tropical gardens home to over 50 species of plants and flowers, take a dip in one of the pools, unwind at the open-air adults-only spa, head to the 18-hole Tecina Golf Course and choose from a fantastic programme of activities which can include exercise classes, tennis, squash, mini golf and pool games. The island is a natural playground for sports lovers and there are a number of hiking and biking trails on the island. You can also arrange diving, sailing and whale watching.
Take a lift down inside the cliff to the exclusive Club Laurel beach club, set at sea level. There are five restaurants, including El Laurel Restaurant which serves a 100% organic set menu from Eco Finca the hotel’s fruit and vegetable garden at Club Laurel and the Italian La Trattoria. Theres also a saltwater pool and bathing area, facilities including mini golf and a beach volleyball court, and a chill-out zone with Balinese beds (extra charge). Enjoy buffets at the refurbished Restaurante Principal, local cuisine for dinner at Gara Restaurant, and Mediterranean lunches by the pool. For a romantic evening, book a candlelit meal in the Cave for 2 at Club Laurel, with its own bed and dining table plus stunning sea and mountain views. For complete privacy, your pre-ordered dinner is even delivered by zip-line.
The rooms are in two-storey blocks and have free Wi-Fi and a balcony or terrace. Upgrade from a Standard Garden View Room to a Comfort Side Sea View Room for partial sea views or a Superior Sea View Room to enjoy full ocean views. Duplex Suites are in an adults-only area of the hotel, with panoramic views over the gardens, golf course and Atlantic Ocean, as well as access to a private swimming pool with Balinese beds. These three-storey suites are linked by stairs and have a bedroom, bathroom and terrace on the ground floor; a living room and toilet with shower on the first floor (can be converted into a second room with balcony); and a private sun terrace.
Good to know
Depending on your arrival time, you may be required to stay overnight in Tenerife before transferring to La Gomera. There may be a long connection due to the ferry timetable. Minimum stays apply, please call for more details. Minimum age 16 at Spa Ahemon. Minimum age applies in certain rooms. Wheelchair accessible rooms are available free of charge (guests must book a Standard Garden View Room). Club Laurel may be difficult to access for guests with limited mobility, but guests can access it by car from the hotel.
434 traditional-style rooms
Join a guided walk of the botanical gardens Tee off at the adjacent Tecina Golf Course*.
5 restaurants, 4 bars
Breakfastat Restaurante Principal.
5 pools, Jacuzzi, fitness centre, tennis courts, padel court, squash courts, golf course*, beach volleyball, spa*, kids club (4-12 years), Wi-Fi
Restaurants & bars
Restaurante Principaloffers a buffet of international cuisine and local specialities (long trousers required for gentlemen).Gara Restaurantoverlooks the gardens and offers an expansive breakfast buffet and local cuisine and wine for dinner (long trousers required for gentlemen). Head down toClub Laurelfor delicious lunches pasta and wood-fired pizza at Mediterranean-inspiredLa Trattoriaand exquisite gourmet dinners including grilled meat and fresh fish atEl Laurel Restaurant. Enjoy Spanish tapas and Canarian wines atTasca Fandangofor an intimate dining experience. Head to the ocean-viewPool Barbecuefor tasty Mediterranean lunches including local fish and seasonal vegetables. Sip drinks at sea level at the poolsideClub Laurel Bar. Stay hydrated throughout the day with drinks by the main pool atBar Piscina.Beatriz de Bobadillais the main lounge bar with weekend entertainment.Bar Kristinais a laid-back lounge bar that’s an ideal spot for pre- or post-dinner drinks.
Spa & wellness
Ahemon is an adults-only outdoor spa which opened in November 2017. It has a large solarium and an indoor area with sauna, private VIP relaxation areas, Turkish bath and cabins for therapeutic, relaxation and sports massages.
Kids club (4-11 years)
A lift takes you down the cliff to the Beach Club and beach.
Adjacent to the Tecina Golf Course, approx. 2 minutes from the hotel.
The resort has been awarded a TripAdvisor GreenLeader Silver badge for its commitment to environmentally-friendly practices. These include:
Tracking energy use
ECO Finca Tecina is the hotel’s organic garden project with 9500m² divided into 19 plots. It respects the principles of permaculture and has an agricultural design based on patterns and characteristics of the natural ecosystem.