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Refugio de Altavista

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Canadas del Teide, Teide National Park, Tenerife Spain See on map
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Paid Wifi
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Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Rooftop Bar
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Alatvista Refugee house is greta place to stay before you climb up in the early morning (in the dark) to the top of Teide to catch the sunrise and the first sunrays. You have to make a reservation to have a bed. You will stay...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank SzilviaRechnitzer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The refuge does what it's meant to do and nothing more - that is, provides you with a place to rest and acclimatise before completing the climb to Teide's peak. It was very clean with good kitchen facilities. However, the timings are too strict. Why...More

Date of stay: December 2018
1  Thank Continental_Drift22
Response from VolcanoLife, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Refugio de AltavistaResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, we are glad that you enjoyed the activity and we take note of your suggestions about the schedules.

Reviewed 23 November 2018

For the people used with mountain hikes, this place is offering more then you need to spend the night. Yes, it is not 4 or 5 stars hotel, it is not even a hotel, but you are not getting there for comfort. It has a...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank mihaivvlad
Response from Pepe R, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Refugio de AltavistaResponded 24 November 2018

Hi, thanks for your comments :)

Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

The Refugio Altavista is a great way to split a climb of El Teide into two days. The refigio will provide you a great stay but you must be aware of their rules to not be disappointed. Here the main ones: You need a booking...More

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank holzschuhhelmut
Response from Pepe R, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Refugio de AltavistaResponded 3 November 2018

Thanks for your comments!

Reviewed 14 October 2018

1. i couldn't sleep at all: the bunk beds moves teriably and makes loud noises anytime someone moves a little. i got the upper bed, and because the guy who slept beneath me moved, i had no chance to sleep. 2. in the information they...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Alexander B
Response from Pepe R, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Refugio de AltavistaResponded 3 November 2018

Hello, Refuge of Teide is not a hotel. We assure you that all the information on the website is correct and we take care that customers enjoy their experience. Regards

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Spain > Canary Islands > Tenerife > Teide National Park
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Spain > Canary Islands > Tenerife > Teide National Park
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Karolina E
28 August 2018|
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Response from MeesMark | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is correct. Sheets are from paper and a small package, not much. You can also take your own sheets with you.
18 April 2017|
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Response from judithdordas | Property representative |
Hi, The Refuge closes at 10pm and after 10.30pm no noises are allowed so that all can have a rest before waking up early in the morning to ascend to the peak. Regards,
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Shin O
19 July 2016|
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Response from judithdordas | Property representative |
Hi Please bear in mind that the Refuge may not have the facilities you need for attending a 4 year old child. Plus, s/he could feel sick due to altitude and the lack of oxigen.
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"Book in advance, weeks before planned stay."
21 Jul 2018
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"Downstairs rooms are best."
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"You will be allocated beds"
1 May 2017
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"Ask for the 6 person room, can't imagine how sleeping in the 14 person would have been"
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