Frequently Asked Questions
Frequently Asked Questions - Mobile home site in Tenerife
1) Why should I buy a property from Mobile Homes Abroad Ltd / Caravans in the Sun?
No pressure sales
No obligation to buy
Viewing trips available
2) What does a viewing trip include?
Viewing of development at your leisure and tour of local area. Click Here for more details
3) How much deposit is required?
10% deposit secures your mobile home. For special offers the remaining balance is due 28 days from invoice date.
Part exchanges may be considered. Email for further details
4) Do I lose my deposit?
Your deposit will be refunded in full once we have re-sold your reserved mobile home and/or plot, less any expenses that may be incurred by ourselves.
5) What is included in the price?
Furnished mobile home sited and connected on to your own plot.
5a) Are there any additional fees to pay
Running costs for a single 60m² (10m x 6m) plot (Inclusive of all services including electricity and water) = 210€ per month when vacant. 305€ per month for 1 person occupying. 353€ per month for 2 people occupying. Available for homes up to approximately 30m² in size (8m x 4m). Running costs for a double plot (Inclusive of all services including electricity and water) = 270€ per month when vacant. 385€ per month for 1 person occupying. 430€ per month for 2 people occupying. Available for homes of all sizes (Approximately 50m²).
Electricity and water is included within the price so to cover the extra usage for an additional person there is an extra charge which works pro rata to the regular ground rent. As an example it is approximately 45€ extra, per person, per month for each additional person over 2 people. This roughly equates to 1.50€ per day.
6) What are the running costs? (At time of writing)
Plot fee which is from 210€ per month (When vacant).
Electricity is included
Water is included
Gas is bottled.
Wi-Fi if required = Dependent on company used i.e. MoviStar, Orange, Vodafone, Amena etc.
7) What are the plot sizes?
Phase 3 plot sizes Approximately 60m². Double plots are available for larger homes.
8) How long can I keep my mobile home on site for?
As long as required, condition of mobile home and plot must be well maintained.
9) Can I sell or rent my mobile home if required?
Yes, we can advertise your mobile home for sale on our website, please click here to view our mobile home resale service. Subletting is permitted, the site do not offer a rental service but if required a resident on site offers a cleaning and key holding service for approximately 50€ dependent upon requirements, you must find your own rental clients and all visitors must sign in at reception.
10) What facilities are available on site?
Swimming pool, Sports courts, Laundry, Convenience store, Restaurant/Cafe/Bar, Reception (WiFi available 2€/hour) - All facilities are open for 12 months of the year.
11) What facilities are nearby?
There are shops, banks, bars, restaurants, sandy beaches and golf courses. Los Cristianos and Playa de las Americas are accessible within 15-20 minutes’ drive. In Las Galletas there is a morning fishing market selling freshly caught Tuna and locally caught fish.
12) Would I need to hire a car whilst over there?
Not necessarily, a car would be useful and is recommended but you can get a taxi from the airport to the park if required and Las Galletas is approximately 3 miles away if you don't mind a 30 minutes' walk.
There is a bus service in Tenerife that can be used by the park residents. The bus stop is at the top of the entrance road to the park and is on the opposite side of the road, heading towards Guaza. This is a circular bus that runs 8 times a day. The bus passes the site around the half hour mark and goes to Palm Mar, Las Galletas, Guaza, Guargacho and el Fraile. So customers can get to the shops, beach, port etc in Las Galletas. You can catch other buses in Las Galletas or Guaza to the holiday resorts listed below.
Circular bus 468. Guaza, El Fraile, Las Galletas, Guargacho, Palm Mar. Leaves Guaza at 6:20, 7:10, 8:10 and 9:10. Then another four runs at 13:20, 14:10, 15:10 and 16:10.
There is a bus from Las Galletas to Cristianos every 20 mins. 467. And 473 from Galletas to Gigantes every 30 mins
13) How far are the nearest golf courses and beaches situated?
Las Galletas beach is 3km away
Los Cristianos beach is 6km away
Los Palos 9 hole golf course is 3km away
Amrrella golf course is 12km away
Golf Del Sur 27 hole golf course is 14km away
14) How far is the site from the nearest airport?
Tenerife Sur airport is approximately 15 minutes’ drive away, approximately 15km away.
15) What is the weather like?
The weather averages approximately 20° C throughout the year. Peaks about July offering a comfortable 20 - 25° C.
16) Are pets allowed on site?
Yes pets are allowed.
17) How long is the site open for and how long can I stay here for?
The park is open for 12 months of the year so you may visit as often as you wish as stay for as long as you wish.
18) Does all work on plots have to be done by site owners?
Mobile home owners can work on their own plots and supply their own terraces although they must comply with the rules of the campsite, we can assist you in doing this if required.