Parador de Las Cañadas del Teide

High mountain house with impressive panoramic views


Situated on the dramatic slopes of the majestic Mount Teide volcano, the Parador de Las Cañadas del Teide stands as an awe-inspiring retreat that immerses you in the raw beauty of nature. Located within the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Teide National Park, this enchanting haven offers a truly unique and captivating experience.

As you approach the Parador de Las Cañadas del Teide, the rugged volcanic landscape unfolds before your eyes, with the imposing Mount Teide as its centerpiece. The architecture of the Parador seamlessly blends with the surroundings, featuring traditional Canarian design elements and earthy tones that harmonize with the volcanic terrain.

Step inside, and you are greeted by interiors that exude warmth and comfort. Each guest room offers a cozy sanctuary, showcasing breathtaking views of the lunar-like landscapes or the star-filled night sky. Witness the interplay of light and shadows as the sun sets over the vast expanse of the park.

The Parador de Las Cañadas del Teide's restaurant invites you to savor the flavors of the Canary Islands, showcasing local ingredients and traditional recipes with a modern twist. From succulent grilled meats to flavorful vegetarian dishes, each bite is a testament to the rich culinary heritage of the region.

General Services

General Services
  • Bar
  • Bureau de Change
  • Conference suites and meetings
  • Credit Cards
  • Distance to Airport: 42 km.
  • Distance to Port: 44 km.
  • Facility Accessibility (Check with Parador)
  • Garden
  • Heating
  • Lift
  • Small dogs allowed. Special conditions apply.
  • Parking (without security, limited places)
  • Restaurant
  • Satellite Dish
  • Canal plus
  • Double Rooms (double beds): 6
  • Easy access rooms: 1
  • Minibar
  • Places: 76
  • Rooms with Lounge Area: 2
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Single Rooms: 1
  • Telephone in bedrooms
  • Television
  • Twin Rooms: 27
  • Gym
  • Heated Swimming Pool
  • Astronomy at Parador de Cañadas del Teide:
  • The Parador of Teide is located at an altitude of 2.152 meter above sea level. Within the heart of the National Park of Teide, the Parador is the ideal location for all those loving astronomy who want to spend a few days with sky watching without any smog or pollution. Every Friday, a talk on astronomy, followed by sky watching with astronomers. (Free activity)
  • The Parador has two telescopes for the use of its guests:
  • Newton telescope on Dobson frame - Equipped with a mirror of 10 inches (254 mm) diameter and focus length of 60 inches (1.524 mm)
  • Meade Lx10 EMC – Equipped with a mirror of 202,2 mm diameter and a focus length of 20.000 mm.


  • Carpet of Flowers Festival: La Orotava, 42 km.
  • Pilgrimage: La Orotava, 42 km.


  • Full Moon Storytelling
  • Rambling (without a guide)
  • Sky Talk and Observation
  • Storytelling
  • Telescope Observation

Interesting Places

  • Icod de los Vinos, Ancient Dragon Tree (52 km.)
  • Peak of the Teide, The highest peak in Spain at 3,718 m. high (3 km.)
  • La Orotava (42 km.)
  • Puerto de la Cruz (48 km.)

Regional Menu

Flavours from the Canary Islands.

Come to the Parador dining room. Take a seat, relax and enjoy exquisite original Canary cuisine with dishes such as puchero stew, rabbit in salmorejo tomato sauce, wrinkled potatoes with mojo sauce and fish from the Islands.