San Miguel de Abona (Golf del Sur) is a quiet town located in Southern Tenerife. The areas main attractions are the golf courses and a new marina. Although it is only 20 minutes from the bustling towns of Playa de las Americas and Los Cristianos it is very much for couples and families looking for a bit of peace and relaxation.
The local black sand beaches are small and rocky. There is a good selection of luxury hotels in Golf Del Sur. To the east is a small town centre with a selection of upmarket bars and restaurants.
The beach at Golf del Sur is quite small and rocky. A larger sandy beach can be found a short walk along the coast at Los Abrigos.
Shops, Restaurants and Bars
The commercial centre in San Blas has a couple of supermarkets plus a few souvenir and duty free shops.
There is a good choice of restaurants near the Marina and around the seafront in Los Abrigos. They offer something for everyone including freshly caught fish, tapas and pizza’s. There are a number of places that specialise in more international cuisine.
On Friday mornings there is a market at the Marina and an evening market in Los Abrigos every Tuesday.
Things to Do
Golf del Sur’s has a 27 hole championship golf course. It is beautifully landscaped with palms, flowers and cacti and bunkers are filled with the local black volcanic sand.
Water sports are popular here too. Snorkelling, surfing and diving are all excellent in this area
There are plenty of nearby attractions for families. Siam Park is one of the biggest water parks in Europe and features exciting rides and relaxing beaches set in a stunning Thai themed kingdom. Jungle Park an acclaimed wildlife centre and a second waterpark Aqualand which is famous for its dolphin shows are nearby too.