SOURCE: The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain

THE RITZ-CARLTON, BAHRAIN

November 17, 2016 08:39 ET

10 Reasons to Stay at The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain and Explore the Ancient Civilization of Dilmun

MANAMA, BAHRAIN--(Marketwired - Nov 17, 2016) - Welcome to The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain, a solitary piece of exotic paradise located on the Northern coastline of Bahrain, just a few minutes away from the airport. The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain is a luxurious beach resort that is both charming and sophisticated simultaneously. It is peaceful and lively, close to Manama City Center, but still in a world of its own. Enveloped within luxurious landscaped gardens and beaches, The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain is a place that provides guests the firsthand opportunity to soak in the local culture and experience the taste of sumptuous and mouthwatering cuisines from the break of dawn to final moments of night. Guests are free to explore the beautiful and captivating city of Manama and the 32 islands surrounding it. The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain offers exceptional amenities and services to guests and clients with the guarantee of experiencing all that the luxury Royal Arabian experience has to indulge in. Allow the hotel and its Ladies and Gentleman to take you on a journey through Bahrain, from its turquoise waters and the lush gardens, to the island's adventures and the unique experiences that await during a stay at The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain.

Turquoise Waters and Lush Gardens

The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain is home to 600 meters of private white sandy beach and a secluded island -- a perfect sanctuary to enjoy a relaxing few days in a unique and sophisticated setting. The beach extends to an exclusive private island bringing the best of luxury and privacy into one venue.

The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain sits in lush landscaped gardens making the property a complete offering for guests to immerse in the ultimate travel experience, discover local Arabian culture, and return to a tranquil retreat with unforgettable memories to cherish for life.

Relaxation is experienced in many forms, and The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain, from its two outdoor pools to its 600 meters of white sandy beach offers much in terms of beach and pool-side relaxation. Non-motorized watersports add to the offering including kayaks and paddle-boards for a gentle exploration of the property's turquoise lagoon and an enjoyable day bonding with family.

A Blend of Exotic Cuisines

The Hotel is often praised for its finest and most exclusive dining experiences with a mouth-watering selection of culinary delights. Guests can choose between eleven restaurants varying from the Italian "Primavera Trattoria Moderna", helmed by Michelin starred Chef Oliver Glowig, Plums, a modern and enticing steakhouse restaurant, to "Nirvana" for lovers of the finest Indian cuisine, and the new addition "Cantina Kahlo" with its exceptional selection of authentic Mexican cuisine.

Heavenly Beach Front Weddings

No matter what you plan or envision for your wedding day, The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain offers unforgettable weddings in exquisite venues. Host your wedding in an exotic and magical setting with family, friends and well-wishers. Dedicated wedding planners are available to assist with invitations, decorations, protocol, menu tasting and music, and to assist in creating the unique and memorable wedding of your dreams.

Exotic and Exclusive Villas

Secluded villas set amidst lush gardens and overlooking the serene Manama Bay bring home the signature sophistication of the Ritz-Carlton brand, imbued with an effortless coastal vibe. The villas are the perfect antidote for a stressful week at work or can serve as a holiday home to enjoy quality time with family. For those looking for a stress-free, laid-back break, the villas offer a comfortable space with impeccable service and distinctive design. The villas at The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain were inspired by '60s architecture, with generous South American and Mediterranean influences, but are thoroughly modern in nature, sporting state-of-the-art amenities and features.

Family Resort

For families in search of sunny and memorable moments, The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain offers activities for everyone. "Ritz Kids" is a dedicated club, purposely developed for the Hotel's youngest guests to enjoy their own mini-vacation with fun-filled experiences and daily activities. The Ritz Kids camp is designed for children between 4 and 12 years of age, and offers edutainment based on the four pillars of the Ritz Kids program: Water, Land, Environmental Responsibility and Local Culture. The camp features a series of different activities each day, ranging from football, swimming, Tai Chi and cooking, to fishing, squash, tennis and lots of friendly competitions and group activities.

Island Hopping and Pearl Diving

The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain can offer pearl diving excursions along with a series of boat trips on the Arabian Gulf. Jarada Island; a tidal island located approximately 14kms from the capital, is one of the best attractions in Bahrain, with golden sands, blue clear waters and plenty of sun. Travelers can make this private island their own getaway. Wildlife enthusiasts will also enjoy one of the local favorites: "island-hopping". A 45-minute ferry-ride from Al Dur Jetty to Hawar Island offers a promising day's journey.

The Ritz-Carlton Spa

The Ritz-Carlton Spa is one of the finest wellness centers in the Middle East, offering the very latest treatments. This haven of wellness and relaxation nurtures guests with international signature products and the skills of its highly trained Ladies and Gentlemen. At the heart of the Spa, the Thalassotherapy pool offers the healing properties of natural waters rich with minerals vital to well-being. Indulge in incomparable treatments that will revitalize the spirit and refresh the soul. A selection of luxurious spa packages is available for your indulgence.

The Ritz-Carlton, Ladies and Gentleman

The Ladies and Gentleman of The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain are dedicated to creating warm and genuine memories for guests. Their knowledge of Bahrain and the resort itself brings an added layer of experience to guests' stays, while their commitment to the comfort of their guests continues to create a new level of hospitality, enlivening the senses and Bahrain's ancient heritage and traditions.

A Multitude of Enjoyable Activities

The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain boasts of numerous exciting and engaging activities for its guests all year round, with an exciting calendar of events. Days and nights are filled with excursions, fine dining, events and much more, including Primavera's famous Brunch All'Italiana, The Plums Lounge, Sushi at Thai, Curry Kebabs, and La Med's uniquely enjoyable Seafood Nights.

In parallel, the island, known as the Middle East City of Culture, is the home to an impressive art scene of international and local talent that is showcased in the form of street art as well as in a selection of art galleries. The art scene is underpinned by the Bahrain National Museum, and a year-round calendar of cultural events for all tastes. The island also offers tours of a collection of newly renovated heritage houses including Bin Matar House and Sheikh Isa bin Ali House, a 19 century royal family residence.

�Also, Bahrain has what is believed to be the largest prehistoric cemetery in the world. Amongst its mysterious ancient remains are the thousands of burial mounds that dominate the landscape north of the Island. Spanning the Dilmun era (3rd to 1st millennium BC) to the Tylos era (200 BC to 300 AD) the burial mounds are unique in terms of sheer number and concentration. Guided tours are available to best preserved and most impressive royal burial mounds in the village of A'ali.

The Hotel is also in close proximity, within a kilometer, to all the shopping malls; a shopper's paradise with unparalleled retail experiences for all.

Transportation

The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain not only provides luxury and elegance combined with a home away from home, the property also ensures guests experience a warm and stress-free journey from the airport to the hotel and vice versa. The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain provides transfer options convenient for almost every purpose, from shuttle service to limousine services, to the renowned comfort of one of its two Rolls-Royce, depending upon each individual guests' taste's and preference.

About The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain
Situated along the north coast of Bahrain at the edge of Manama Bay, The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain welcomes guests with an enchanting blend of luxury and seclusion. Visitors will discover a paradise endowed with a private beach, a picturesque lagoon and both outdoor and indoor swimming pools. Yet the natural splendor is enhanced by the amenities of this Bahrain beach resort. Guests can unwind in spacious villas, suites and guest rooms where marble bathrooms and plush bedding promise restorative peace. Ten restaurants and lounges gratify every craving, while a world-class spa can erase daily stresses. Visitors are invited to discover an array of marine-based activities, from kayaking to snorkeling; play a round of golf on the 18-hole course at the Royal Golf Club; or explore Bahrain's fascinating mix of ancient and strikingly modern attractions. In addition, the resort's more than 3,500 square meters of event space promises the perfect venue for any meeting or special occasion.

About The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, LLC
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C., of Chevy Chase, MD., currently operates more than 90 hotels in over 30 countries and territories. More than 40 hotel and residential projects are under development around the globe. For more information or reservations, visit the company web site at www.ritzcarlton.com, for the latest company updates, visit news.ritzcarlton.com and to join the live conversation, use #RCMemories. The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR).

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Ghizlane Rahali
    Associate Director of Public Relations
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    The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain
    Bldg. 112, Rd. 40, Block 428
    Al Seef District
    Manama, Bahrain
    9 73 175 80000