Society & Environment

Tigaiga – fostering sustainable change

STRATEGY It is difficult to separate the environmental commitment of Hotel Tigaiga from the activity it has been developing for 60 years (1959-2019). Just to name one example, our hotel was the first in the Canary Islands to install solar panels in 1982. As a family run business, we have deployed a strategy based onContinue Reading “Tigaiga – fostering sustainable change”

Guests & Friends

Hotel Tigaiga joins TripAdvisor Hall of Fame

And this year we have made it again!!!  … and been awarded as one of the hotels in Spain with the TRIPADVISOR certificate of excellence. We thank you! Now the Tigaiga has also been included in the TripAdvisor “Hall of Fame”. It honors companies that have consistently received high overall ratings from travelers for fiveContinue Reading “Hotel Tigaiga joins TripAdvisor Hall of Fame”

Society & Environment

The URBAN WASTE final conference

The Final Conference was opened by Ms. Fadila Laanan on behalf of the Brussels regional government, taking place at Balsamine theatre in Schaerbeek – a unique storytelling experience looking back at the previous 3 years of the project. URBANWASTE welcomed the project’s 11 pilot cities and regions, other 16 project partners and invitees and guestContinue Reading “The URBAN WASTE final conference”

Tigaiga & the media

And Winners of the trivago Awards 2019 …

It is with enormous delight that we announce we are winners of the top 10 national trivago Awards 2019. The trivago Awards are the highest endorsement trivago gives to hotels, in recognition of their achievements throughout the year. Johannes Thomas, trivago Managing Director and Chief Revenue Officer, said the following of the Awards: “As a leading globalContinue Reading “And Winners of the trivago Awards 2019 …”

Society & Environment

Tigaiga involved in Beach Clean Up Playa Jardín

This Wednesday our hotel engaged our staff  in sustainability efforts,  helping to  improve the local environment by taking part in the Beach Clean Up. The beach clean at  Playa Jardín: involved 60 staff of over 15 hotels of Puerto de la Cruz collected 200 kg of solid waste, mailny cigarette stubs !! After it wasContinue Reading “Tigaiga involved in Beach Clean Up Playa Jardín”

Society & Environment

On the path to sustainability

We are working on a pilot project at the Tigaiga:  one of  Spain’s first self-composting system The system consists of a machine for bio-waste of food origin installed at the hotel, with the capacity to treat 17 tonnes of bio-waste a year, which will produce 2 tonnes of good quality compost to be used inContinue Reading “On the path to sustainability”

Tigaiga & travel industry

Hotel Tigaiga & Tigaiga Suites – TripAdvisor Certificates of Excellence 2018

Since 2011, the Certificate of Excellence honors hospitality businesses that deliver consistently great service across the world. This designation is presented to approximately 10% of total businesses on TripAdvisor that have consistently achieved great reviews over the past year. There is no application process for the Certificate of Excellence, and the achievement is earned overContinue Reading “Hotel Tigaiga & Tigaiga Suites – TripAdvisor Certificates of Excellence 2018”