The Ritz-Carlton Abama
The Ritz-Carlton Abama is located in Guia de Isora, Tenerife – a visually stunning hotel made up of Moorish-inspired style and design. This luxurious 5-star resort is everything you are looking for if you would like to book only the best out there. It sits on the top of a cliff, surrounded by sub-tropical gardens, right above the beautiful Playa de Abama.
This hotel is a family-friendly complex, with many amenities dedicated to those who travel with their little ones in tow. The Ritz-Carlton Abama has its own 18-hole golf course, designed by Ryder Cup player Dave Thomas, and has a whopping 10 restaurants, with two of them holding the coveted Michelin stars, ensuring that you dine in full decadent style at all times.
At the Ritz-Carlton Abama, you can book a deluxe room, a junior suite or a king suite with sea view, and for those who prefer to have a larger living space, there are exclusive private villas available. You can choose between a Tagor villa, which is adult-only, a deluxe villa room, a club level with ocean view, or the Ritz-Carlton suite, for all the luxuries available at the resort.
The rooms and villas at the Ritz-Carlton Abama have a Moorish-style and décor, with views over the gardens, as well as the Atlantic Ocean. These all come with luxurious marble bathrooms, interactive satellite TVs, and high-speed internet access.
The Ritz-Carlton Abama is set on a massive complex, with all the activities and amenities you could desire, while on holiday. Here you can play tennis on one of the many courts, play a round of table tennis, and even billiards. A golf course is about 3 kilometers from the resort, at which you can play several holes of golf, with fantastic views.
There are 7 outdoor pools at the Ritz-Carlton Abama, which includes a kid’s pool, with sun loungers and umbrellas to keep you sheltered from the burning sun. A kid’s club can also help keep your little ones entertained, while babysitting services are available for those days when you would like to embark on a child-free activity.
The spa here is nothing short of pure bliss, as many services such as a variety of massages are available here for booking. At the Ritz-Carlton Abama, you can also relax in the spa lounge, pop in for steam or spend some time in the sauna, sweating out toxins. A beauty salon provides services such as hair cuts and styling, hair removal services, as well as makeup and body treatments.
The M.B. at the Ritz-Carlton Abama is a two-Michelin starred restaurant, which serves the visions of top chef Martin Berasategui in the form of delicious Baque specialties and flavors. At the Abama Kabuki, you will get an experience described as “theater with design”, also with a Michelin star under its belt. Its menu features Japanese fine-dining, as well as a sushi bar, with a view overlooking the ocean.
The El Mirador at the Ritz-Carlton Abama is situated in a beautiful space with North African inspired décor, serving locally sourced seafood, with panoramic views towards La Gomera island. Guests who appreciate a menu which includes only the best cuts of meat will love 20/20 Steakhouse, which is located n the heart of the Citadel and serves steaks sourced from all over the world, served with only the best wines.
The restaurant Verona is also in the Citadel and serves classic Italian favorites, made of the freshest ingredients. Here they serve Pizzas made in wood-fired ovens, for the best flavor. Another restaurant by the renowned chef Martin Berasategui, is Txoko, an award-winning restaurant which uses traditional Spanish gastronomy practices, in new and inventive ways.
During the day, you can choose between the Beach Club, La Veranda, Loz Chozos, and The Club House to serve you delicious meals for breakfast and lunch. These are all located outdoors, either on a terrace or by the pool, for the ultimate al-fresco dining experience. Here you can order refreshments, without having to go far from your sunbed and the views.
Access to Beach
The closest beach to the Ritz-Carlton Abama is the Playa Abama, which is located only about a kilometer away. This can be accessed by foot, or by car, and is a small man-made beach with sparkling blue water and golden sand. Another famous beach nearby is the Playa del Duque, which is a17-minute drive from the Ritz-Carlton Abama.
How to Book
If you wish to book your flight and hotel together, you can have a browse through the website Thomas Cook, where exclusive deals are offered regularly. Here you can also read reviews which are provided via TripAdvisor, which will help you in the choosing of your hotels especially.
The website booking.com has extensive information on all your hotel options, including nearby attractions, restaurants at the hotel and its amenities. You can read up on the reviews from past guests, which detail their favorite and least favorite part about their stay at the hotel.
The website Tui used to be known under the name Thomson and is also another great place to book flights and hotel together. Here you have the option of booking a unique cruise holiday as well, should you decide to book a different kind of vacation altogether. Reviews on Tui are also provided by the website TripAdvisor.
Another excellent booking site is Expedia.com, a website which allows their guests to book cost-saving bundles for hotels, flights, and rental cars. These deals often come with exclusive deals which are reserved for Expedia guests only. Cruises can also be booked through this website, which has extensive reviews and information, making it easy to choose between the many options available.