THE RITZ-CARLTON, ABAMA RESORT OVERVIEW
The Ritz-Carlton, Abama is located on the beautiful west coast of Tenerife, hidden away amongst banana plantations, on a dramatic piece of coastline, facing due west to the island of La Gomera. The resort lies about 40 minutes’ easy drive from Tenerife South airport, it is undoubtedly a dramatic and awe inspiring setting, with the best sunsets in Tenerife. The resort is about 15 minutes’ north of Costa Adeje and just 4 minutes’ drive down to the seaside town of Playa San Juan.
The resort is the most impressive all round resort in Europe and not just the best of the Canary Islands, The Ritz-Carlton, Abama has something to offer everyone, whether you are a couple, a family, or a group, whether you like the beach, pure golf, the spa – or just want to chill. The weather allows one to enjoy the resort 12 months a year, there really is no low season, – although the resort is cheaper during the May, June and September months and much more expensive over Easter, Xmas and New Year.
The hotel has the main building called the Citadel, where most of the rooms are located, with ocean or garden views including the 10th Club Level floor, which offers all ocean view rooms and a superb VIP Lounge adjacent, offering complimentary drinks and snacks all day, including breakfast in the morning and desserts in the evening! You also have access to a new VIP Pool area by the Persian Garden. Club is all about service and having a sense of belonging.
If you fancy something different, why not look at the Adults Only Villas, which are located in the lush ‘villa’ garden area, down towards the beach. you can choose garden/pool or ocean view and have direct access to an adults only pool area, with terrace and gardens, peace and seclusion guaranteed. Plus, you have access to the Mirador Restaurant for breakfast, which is so lovely and relaxing, close to the ocean with a very peaceful ambience offering al fresco eating. Adults only guests can enjoy also their own buggy for the duration of your stay to drive around the resort – down to the beach, up to the golf club and to the main Citadel. The Adult Only Pool and Mirador restaurant are being refreshed and renovated ready for a reopening in the late summer or autumn.
The Ritz-Carlton, Abama has a wide array of top quality dining venues, which includes two Michelin Star restaurants, both being outstanding, plus a brilliant Spanish venue, there is also a superb new 20/20 steakhouse and a refined new look Italian, not forgetting the wonderful Mirador fish restaurant, closer to the beach. If you love the beach and sea swimming, there is a perfect stretch of sand and lagoon style swimming in the ocean, with a beach club facility. Whilst for the sports enthusiast, the Annabel Croft Tennis Academy and golf club at the top of the resort are unrivalled in the Canaries. The spa and the 24 hrs gymnasium are first class facilities at the Ritz-Carlton, Abama and there is so much more to do here than simply play golf.