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A firm favourite in lively Playa de las Americas, the Bitacora gets a big thumbs-up from couples and families alike. Just a short stroll from the resort's main beach, it's perfect for lovers of all things sun, sea and sand - and the great All Inclusive option will see you wined and dined in style.

How far is the nearest beach?

The hotel is approximately 500m from the beach.

Distance from Airport

The hotel is 18km from Tenerife South Airport, and 81km from Tenerife North Airport.


The hotel’s super-spacious Standard Rooms feature a warm and contemporary design, and are air conditioned for your comfort. Further facilities include an en-suite bathroom and a balcony/terrace, along with a satellite TV and hairdryer. A safe, mini-bar and room service are also offered for a local fee. The hotel also offers exclusive adults-only UP! Rooms, positioned on the higher floors with stunning views from a spacious terrace, as well as access to exclusive services and amenities, such as a Bluetooth speaker, single-use coffee capsules, a tea and coffee making tray and bathrobes and slippers.

To make the most of the hotel’s beautiful surroundings, a choice of Pool View rooms are also offered – along with spectacular sea-view Terrace Rooms, which include super-sized sunbathing balconies. Terrace Rooms also offer a weekly breakfast delivered right to your door, along with a free minibar, snuggly robes and a welcome gift – making them perfect for special occasions.

Food & Drink

The hotel’s main restaurant is home to an array of international cuisine, with local and international dishes to delight every tastebud. For daytime refreshments, there’s also a tapas bar right by the pool - and as the sun goes down, a kiosk bar by the splash park, and the Music Hall bar is on hand with a fantastic evening drinks menu.

Please note that a dress code applies at dinner - gentlemen are required to wear long trousers, shirts/t-shirts with sleeves, and closed shoes. In addition, swim/beachwear and sports attire are not allowed. During the summer, shorts are accepted, but there is no other variation on the usual dress code.

All Inclusive Food & Drink

The All Inclusive programme includes breakfast (07:00-10:00), lunch (13:00-15:00), and dinner (18:30-21:30), all served buffet-style in the main restaurant. During breakfast, fruit juice, tea and coffee are served, and at lunch and dinner, there’s a choice of house wines, sangria, beer, soft drinks and water. If you fancy a snack stop between meals, there’s also a range of light bites and ice creams at the Palapa tapas bar from 10:00-18:00.

For drinks, a choice of locally-produced alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages are served at Palapa (10:00-18:00) and the Music Hall bar (18:00-24:00).

Please note that food and drinks included in the All Inclusive service are marked on all menus/price lists, with a local charge payable for any other items. Your All Inclusive service ends at 12:00 noon on your day of departure.

Sports & Entertainment

Among its many features, Spring Hotel Bitacora boasts three waterslides for adults and children, and an additional slide for the smallest members of the family. You'll also find a total of six swimming pools - one of which is adults-only, and the Kids Club is on-hand to keep younger guests entertained from morning 'til evening. Active guests can also make use of the on-site fitness centre.

UP! guests can also enjoy exclusive access to a terrace area with an infinity pool, an open-air Jacuzzi, a Snack Bar, a selection of cocktails and plenty of sunbeds which can be reserved.


  • Air Conditioning
  • Aqua Park
  • Bar
  • Buffet Restaurant
  • Doctors / Medical Centre
  • Entertainment
  • Family Hotel
  • Gym
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Kids Club
  • Kids Playground
  • Kids Pool
  • Landscaped Gardens
  • Laundry Service
  • Minibar
  • Pool Bar
  • Reception
  • Room Service
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Satellite TV
  • Spa
  • Sunbathing Terrace
  • Sunbeds
  • Swimming Pool
  • Telephone