Ixchel Beach House mission is to provide an unforgettable life-changing experience to those who want to enjoy one of the world’s most desirable destinations, famous for its outstanding yet unique natural & cultural heritage.
Ixchel Beach House’s attentive staff are committed to providing their guests with an exceptional and personal experience to remember fondly for years to come.
Ixchel Beach House Experience
At Ixchel Beach House dream celebrations can be as breath-taking as their oceanfront setting. The Island scenery inspires once-in-a-lifetime romantic escapes, to exchange vows and celebrate in the company of family and friends. Whether it is an intimate sunset ceremony or an elaborate weekend occasion with Guests the team at Ixchel Beach House will create a memorable tailor-made event.
Friendship at Ixchel Beach house begins in the kitchen! for your special dining occasion our beloved private chef provides a truly memorable culinary experience that uplifts mind, soul, and the spirit of the invitees. Diana Marcelino can craft some of the most delicious, nourishing healthy foods with a traditional flair and, she will suggest local Canarian dishes, Spanish and Mediterranean creations. She take care of health and dietary requirements and arrange your food shopping list.
Our chef at Ixchel Beach House, Diana Marcelino, has many gastronomic awards of the island and of the main land of Spain.
Holistic journey yoga
Ixchel Beach House offers the opportunity to put aside the stress of modern life and build body strength and flexibility with yoga practice and retreat.
This stimulating and dynamic practice focuses on mental and physical training while providing body health and positive energy. To give an experience that satisfies different needs, a variety of yoga styles are offered, along with meditation practice.
Our yogi Silvia Gonzalez comes to offer unforgetable yoga sessions with different backgrounds and unique ways of approaching yoga. Silvia will guide all participants to ensure they obtain the best from the yoga practice. She also arranges regular group sessions in Playa La Jaquita where our customers are always welcome.
Treatments & Massages
Ixchel Beach House holistic approach offers signature massage therapies. Here the idyllic and inspiring setting provides both relaxation and revitalization.
We have the privilege to have with us our partner and friend Abraham Portocarrero, professional massagist and ospeopath, who provides a range of massages and therapies can be arranged for Ixchel Beach House guests and enjoyed in the privacy of the house, or other locations such as the chill out terrace, or on the beach, where the sound of the waves and the wind will soothe into a peaceful, calm state-of-mind.
Activities & Eco adventures
Massimo Giovanzana (www.cyclingholidaystenerife.com) is a professional passionate biker who has been developing the best guided bike tours of the natural and cultural wonders of El Medano. These expeditions take visitors through the diverse ecosystems of the land and the rich cultural heritage. Top quality mountain bikes can be rented, and numbers of participants are limited to keep tours small and personal.
Snorkelling & diving
An eco-friendly dive tour-operator from El Medano offers personalized tours in the area. The snorkelling and diving excursions and eco-tours offered aim to give visitors a special perspective on Tenerife’s natural wonders and ecosystems.
Stand-up paddleboarding (SUP) is the fastest growing water sport in the world. It Is a great way to get on the water and have fun while increasing balance, coordination, core stability, strength, and endurance. Plus, it is an outdoor activity the whole family can enjoy.
Wind & Kite surfing
If you like water sports such as wind or kitesurfing, this is your ideal destination. But not only that, bodyboarding, surfing, and snorkeling complete the menu of things to do in El Medano. There is no time to get bored, no option to go home without a good tan. These activities are open both to those who have some experience and to those who want to take their first steps in the water. As a guideline, kitesurfing prices vary between schools, but estimate that a 9-hour course is around € 260 per person.
Hiking to Montaña Roja Special Nature Reserve
A protected area, for its enormous landscape value is joined by a unique ecosystem in the Canary Islands. You will not only walk through the volcanic cone of Montaña Roja but also through the sandy areas that surround it called dunes. These constitute one of the best samples of inorganic sand habitats in Tenerife.
There, live more than a hundred different plants, many of them exclusive. It is also home to many animals among which birds such as the black-footed plover and up to 70 migratory species stand out. We are undoubtedly in a very special place that we must protect.
Walking, jogging, running, cycling, rolling, staking, either at sunrise or sunset, you will enjoy from Ixchel Beach House a pleasant and relaxing day bordering the 3 km of the entire coast, beaches, and promenades of El Medano.
Get involved and mix with the ethnic, hipster atmosphere that you will come across and that is breathed in the whole town.
Hiking to Montaña Pelada Natural Monument & Montaña Roja Volcano
Being at Ixchel Beach House gives you the unique exclusivity to daily hike across Montaña Pelada and its hidden sand coves. Visit Playa La Rajita and Playa Escondida discovering the imposing Montaña Roja Volcano.
Montaña Pelada Natural Monument is right behind Ixchel Beach House and will give you the opportunity to see how a volcanic cone can form from an underwater eruption. You will be able to walk its 1.5 square kilometres and caress all those plants used to living in communion with the environment, the psamófilas (adapted to the sandy soils of the area), the tabaibales and cardonales. They all have a different exotic air. Let the dunes tell you the history they have seen for hundreds of centuries, feel like a child when you see a fossil dune that recounts the fluctuations of the sea level during the slow passage of time.
Montaña Roja, a Volcano by the sea. The Montaña Roja volcano in El Medano draws an easily recognizable silhouette from many points on the island. With its 171 meters of altitude, it is a benchmark in the area as it separates the two best natural beaches in Tenerife, El Medano and La Tejita. Montaña Roja is a Special Natural Reserve that tries to protect a unique habitat as well as a series of certain animal and plant species. Obviously, also the geological character is of great value. Enjoy the views of some of the best samples of dune ecosystems or dunes in the western islands of the Canary Islands.
If what you are looking for is to do something completely different, see different locations of Tenerife from a bird’s eye view and enjoy new experiences and sensations, and if adrenaline is your thing, paragliding is like a rocking chair, very calm … until the acrobatic flight begins, and it is as if the rocking chair has become a wild roller coaster.
Damián, is our great friend and paragliding instructor, an excellent professional with more than 10 years of experience, with the title of Two-seater Pilot and has completed numerous with flight safety courses (SIV) and recently the title of Sports Technician. A native of Tenerife, he has crossed the skies, bordered mountains, and landed in numerous idyllic places throughout Europe. No one better than him can make your dream of flying come true.
We are lucky at Ixchel Beach House that Damián offers to show our guests this unique and unrepeatable experience.