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Avenida Maritima 128, 38003 Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Tenerife, Spain
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 29 March 2012

This is a modern plaza on the port-side. Made up of a large modern shallow pond, with a vast fountain. There are a number of seats around the outside both in the sun a shade. There are a couple of kiosks selling snacks and drinks...More

3  Thank Rickybear
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Reviewed 6 March 2014

if you're in Santa Cruz for Carnaval, stay away from Meson Brasil outside the tourist information center near Plaza Espana. it's a tourist trap food vendor that's a total rip off. they don't advertise their prices, so shame on me for not asking first, but...More

3  Thank ahanisch
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very ordinary , lacking in bars and restaurants and not really a plaza at all . Certainly not worth going out of the way for.

Thank mikeats10
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

The selfie sign of Santa Cruz is here as well. Nice bars around to have a drink and people watch. It was clean and we felt safe and secure. Place to walk about and enjoy the sunshine.

Thank ghockley1981
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Its nothing special but a good place to meet people and walk to the shopping district. There are a few nice restaurants around the square

Thank kitebeachyucatan
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

We always wander around town shopping / people watching / stopping of at local bars & restaurants. A visit to Plaza de Espana is a must / not only for the statues / lake / history etc - but also a visit underground to see...More

Thank BillANDBun
Reviewed 24 July 2018

The Plaza de Espana in Santa Cruz is down by the harbour, is spacious - with a beach for paddling - and is a bit windy! There are various bars along the front but the most interesting is the vertically planted garden - very attractive.

Thank hhm501
Reviewed 6 July 2018

This was a surprise to us, we came across this place while enjoying a short walk. The grounds are very clean and you will see some very beautiful flowers. Enjoyed people watching and some local shops in the area. Very well maintained and very safe...More

Thank bandit153
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

This is a big central square with large fountain. Also nice cafés and tourist information office. But the square is not in perfect condition. There are some renovation works nearby.

Thank AriHelsinki
Reviewed 8 June 2018

Good place with nice restaurants around. The lake in the square is pretending to be as a beach and the water is really clear and blue. Nice place to chill out a bit!

Thank Sandra C
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

My girlfriend and I decide to visit Santa Cruz de Tenerife on our very first morning on our 8 days vacation. From Callao Salvaje, were is our hotel, to the capital of the island took maybe one hour driving on a really fantastic highway (autopista)....More

Thank Dioclet
Reviewed 22 March 2018

Walking around Santa Cruz can be difficult. Very hilly in places and no real directions as what is where. We found a quaint market and a lovely church but unlike most places there does not seem to be a central shopping area.

Thank littlenanaCumbria
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