The Ritz-Carlton, Abama

Exclusive and private 5* resort commanding a magnificent location on the untouched western coast of Tenerife.

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LOCATION

The Ritz-Carlton, Abama is located among the exclusive resorts on Tenerife, the Canary Islands largest and most populous island. Seated along the smooth slopes of the Pico del Teide volcano, Guía de Isora is an idyllic corner of pristine coastline along the Atlantic Ocean. Temperatures average a pleasant 23ºC and lush tropical plant life flourishes in the fertile volcanic landscape.

Surrounded by sub-tropical vegetation, The Ritz-Carlton fuses ethnically inspired Moorish architecture with stunning landscaped gardens, vegetation, lakes and waterfalls.

Its 400 acres includes a spectacular citadel with 300 exquisite rooms and suites, luxury villa accommodation, a world-class 18-hole golf course , extensive tennis facilities, swimming pools and an unrivalled choice of refined restaurants and bars and sophisticated entertainment options, including a Morocco Jazz Club.

A very popular hotel offering a quality resort-type experience for the discerning guest.

Tennis

The Annabel Croft Academy is now offering tennis coaching at The Ritz-Carlton. Working with Annabel Croft’s signature on-court philosophy of ‘movement and repetition’, a team of largely qualified tennis coaches will deliver courses and lessons that are easy to follow and offer quick improvements to every player.

The Academy will host year-round programmes based on the coaching model created by Annabel at the academy’s National Tennis Centre headquarters in London. Players of every level and age are invited to take our lessons that are available for the whole family, groups, couples and individuals offering a wide range of possibilities.

Featuring seven tennis courts directly overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, the resort’s tennis facilities are of exceptional standards and have frequently hosted professional tournaments. With court lights and flexi-pave surfaces in the style of the US and Australian Open courts, The Ritz-Carlton Abama’s centre court has capacity for 600 spectators, and its six additional courts all feature spectator stands.

Accommodation

There is a wide choice of accommodation including the luxury two bedroom villas with access to private pools and a butler service.

Restaurants

Guests will be treated to a gastronomic delight with a choice of 11 restaurants including 2 Michelin star restaurants at MB serving an authentic taste of Basque cuisine  and Kabuka offering Japanese fusion food. The other restaurants offer outstanding food including Spanish tapas and Italian, there is also a beach bar to enjoy the stunning sunsets on the island.

Golf

Golfers will enjoy the 18-hole Par 72 course designed by Dave Thomas. Tuition in golf is also available.

The Wellness and Spa Centre

The Wellness and Spa Centre offers a perfect atmosphere for resting the body and calming the mind. Using natural beauty treatments and personalised programmes that include holistic treatments, lots of water based facilities and a complete line of beauty, facial and skin treatments.

At the heart of the spa is the Abama Spa Experience which is based on the Roman tradition of sequential thermal bathing and includes various hammans, saunas, plunge and hydrotherapy pools and even a snow cabin. Finish off the experience by relaxing in the Spa Garden, enjoying the fragrant flowers and sunshine.

Spa Activities take place at the Mind Body Spirit Studio where a wide range of classes, demonstrations and lectures take place, including yoga & pilates.