The Royal Palm complex is in a slightly elevated position and is
situated about 10 minutes walk from the centre of Los Cristianos. The
complex is typically Andalusian, with white buildings, individual in
style, surrounded by many tropical plants and flowers. Many of the
apartments are 'home' to people who have decided to live in Tenerife.
There are two freeform swimming pools and one small childrens' pool on
There are many restaurants surrounding the complex, giving you the
choice of not only Spanish but Chinese, Mexican, American and Italian
cuisine, to name but a few, and all within a two minute walk from our
apartment. However, a gentle stroll into the town will give you
hundreds more to choose from.
There are several supermarkets just outside the complex to enable you
to stock up on essentials. You will also find Car hire shops, places
where you will be able to book trips, pick up points, money exchange,
cash point machine and a taxi rank, Taxis are plentiful and cheap.
There is also a handy cash machine just outside the complex!
Next door is the very popular RCI Gold Crown Group comprising of the
'Beverly Hills', 'Hollywood Height' and the 'Hollywood Mirage'
complexes. Within these there are restaurants and bars, offering
various 'happy hour' incentives. The 'La Show Bar' (used to be called
the 'Crazy Horse' Saloon), situated in the Beverly Hills complex
offers early evening childrens' discos followed by entertainment until
Also there is an indoor fully equipped gym and sports facilities such
as floodlit Tennis Courts which are available for use. Just opposite,
is a four star hotel, The Paradise Park, also offering a childrens'
disco as well as evening cabaret entertainment.
All in all, the Royal Palm is a wonderful place to relax and enjoy
* One pool outside your door is heated October to April
* A second with a children's pool next to it has toilet and changing
* Free sunbeds and umbrellas by pools
* Rosie's Cantina Restaurant which is open from 6pm with happy hour
* There are several local shops selling newspapers, postcards, trips,
money exchange, car hire as well as an office on-site
* A lifeguard watches the pools during the day and there are security
patrols at night
* Public telephone boxes directly opposite and inside the complex.
Also, there's satellite TV installed in the complex with a TV in the
apartment - so there's no reason to be out of touch with what's going
on - unless you want to be!