Comprised of 33 islands, Bahrain is the understated pearl of the Arabian Gulf wrapped within striking desert dunes and clear turquoise waters, awash with vibrant traditional souks rich in colour and ancient heritage. A destination with so much to offer, guests can enjoy a desert barbeque, discover secrets of the Dilmun era at The Digs at Saar, lose themselves in the meandering lanes of the Gold Souk or dine at the famous King Fahad Causeway, linking Bahrain and Saudi Arabia.
Once the number one pearl supplier on earth, guests can also explore over 400 square miles of oyster beds and experience the truly unique and world-famous pearl diving of Bahrain.
For the most discerning travellers looking to encounter the authentic delights of Bahrain, whilst remaining enveloped within the ultimate comfort; is The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain. Close to the city and with 600 metres of a private sandy beach, the resort is a secluded slice of paradise located on Bahrain island's north coast and just three kilometres from Manama city centre. With scenic views of the Arabian Gulf or the city of Manama, the resort hosts 23 three-bedroom seafront villas reserved for those seeking the finest experience possible, as well as 31 suites and 42 Club Level rooms. The capacious, exclusive private villas are complete with its own opulent bath, personal outdoor pool, access to a personal beach and 24-hour butler service.
Guests also staying in a private villa or Club Level rooms will have access to a dedicated Concierge, on hand to meet any needs, as well as enjoy the comfort, convenience and intimacy of a hotel within a hotel at the beautifully, appointed Club Lounge.
A stunning property complete with glamorous gastronomy throughout, there is choice of nine restaurants, lounges and bars to indulge in which offer local and global culinary journey from Mexico, the Mediterranean, India and Thailand.
Ensuring their wellness offerings are at the highest of standard, the Spa at The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain features an extensive selection Arabic rituals inspired from regional culture and local traditions, using a variety of natural oils such as Argon oil, Muscat oil rose and amber.
For active seekers, guests can take advantage of the gym, tennis academy or jump on board an excursion to the best fishing site in the seas of Bahrain. There is also an 18-hole Royal Golf Club, just 25-minutes from the hotel, designed by golfing legend Colin Montgomerie.