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The Ritz-Carlton, Abama

Tenerife, Guia de Isora

Spa
Honeymoon
Good for Couples
Child Friendly
Family Suites

  • Moorish-inspired architecture set amid lush, botanical grounds leading to the golden sands of Abama Beach
  • Great for families, with a wide range of activities for children and teenagers
  • Award-winning spa and wellness facilities to revitalise body and mind
  • 12 bars and restaurants, including two Michelin starred options, and cuisine from around the world

Widely considered the best hotel on Tenerife, The Ritz-Carlton Abama epitomises luxury, with its grand Moroccan-inspired architecture nestled amid an oasis of lush, verdant gardens and tropical palm trees. The extensive grounds, interwoven with seven naturally designed pools, retain an intimate feel through clever landscaping with secluded quiet corners to retreat to.

Rooms have been designed in a colonial style, all with their own private balcony with stunning sunset views overlooking the neighbouring island of La Gomera and the vast Atlantic Ocean. The enormous beds are sublimely comfortable to ensure a peaceful night’s sleep, and the en suite bathrooms are tastefully decorated, and boast an array of luxury products. For a little extra luxury, opt for one of the hotel’s private villas, some of which come with butler service, complimentary poolside snacks and drinks, and a dedicated golf buggy.

The whole family are catered for, with exclusive clubs and experiences for adults, teenagers, and children. Whether you wish to spend your day relaxing by the pool or the ocean, indulging in spa treatments, learning a new skill, or socialising, The Ritz-Carlton Abama’s 5-star amenities will exceed your expectations.

Hotel child prices apply to ages 4–12 years. The hotel has 461 rooms.

Facilities

Bars & Restaurants

La Veranda

Start the day right with a luxurious buffet breakfast, serving over 150 options including local fruits, freshly baked pastries, the finest Serrano hams, and cooked breakfasts made to order.

Open: 07:30–11:00

The dress code is Casual and the restaurant is adults only

M.B.


Martín Berasategui’s two Michelin starred restaurant is led by Head Chef Erlantz Gorostiza, and offers a bold menu of Basque-inspired flavours, expertly executed to allow the ingredients to speak for themselves

Open: 18:30–22:00 from Tuesday to Friday, 18:30–22:30 Saturdays. Closed Sunday and Monday

Guests on half board will receive a €45 credit (50% discount for children) towards dining at this restaurant (excluding beverages).

Early reservations are strongly recommended. The dress code is Elegant (long trousers and formal shoes are required).

Abama Kabuki


This Michelin starred restaurant offers diners four distinct experiences, including the main dining room, the sushi bar, the terrace, and the private event space. Wherever you choose to dine, you’ll be served a menu of exquisite Japanese fusion cuisine.

Open: 16:30–18:30 and 19:00–22:00 (22:30 for tasting menus), closed Tuesdays. Kabuki Terrace 16:30–01:00

Guests on half board will receive a €45 credit (50% discount for children) towards dining at this restaurant (excluding beverages).

The dress code is Elegant (long trousers and formal shoes required). Reservations are required.

El Mirador

With a name that means ‘the viewpoint’, this restaurant certainly lives up to its name thanks to its cliff-top setting and panoramic views, serving classic Spanish and Mediterranean cuisine.

Open: 07:30–11:00, 13:00–15:00 and 18:30–22:30

Guests on half board will receive a 3 course meal (excluding beverages). Half Board dishes will be shown on the a la carte menus. Supplements for non-inclusive options need to be paid.

The dress code is Smart Casual. After 19:00, only reservations with children over 6 are welcomed.

20/20 Steakhouse

20/20 Steakhouse is so named because it serves up a menu of 20 of the finest meats from around the world, accompanied with 20 meticulously selected wine pairings to best complement the unique flavours of the meats.

Open: 18:00–23:00

Guests on half board will receive a 3 course meal (excluding beverages). Half Board dishes will be shown on the a la carte menus. Supplements for non-inclusive options need to be paid.

The dress code is Smart Casual.

Los Chozos

Perfectly situated beside the hotel’s main swimming pool, you needn’t stray far from your sun lounger for lunch. Choose from light snacks and refreshments beneath the shade of palm trees, or head to the main dining area for a more substantial lunch.

Open: 12:00–18:00

Flexible Half Board: Guests on half board have the possibility to enjoy a 3 course lunch instead of dinner in this restaurant.

The dress code is Casual.

Verona


Classic Italian cooking is elevated with contemporary techniques and flavour combinations, using only the finest, hand picked ingredients sourced directly from Italy, with an extensive selection of wines to complement every dish.

Open: 18:00–23:00

Guests on half board will receive a 3 course meal (excluding beverages). Half Board dishes will be shown on the a la carte menus. Supplements for non-inclusive options need to be paid.

The dress code is Smart Casual.

La Casa Club


Enjoy a light lunch or a refreshing cocktail on the beautiful terrace, with stunning views over the greens of the golf course and the deep blue ocean beyond.

Open: 12:00–18:00

Flexible Half Board: Guests on half board have the possibility to enjoy a 3 course lunch instead of dinner in this restaurant.

The dress code is Casual.

Beach Club

Enjoy freshly prepared food and drinks by the ocean, looking out over the sparkling waters to neighbouring La Gomera. The perfect place to sip a cocktail and watch the sun go down over the Atlantic.

Open: 12:00–18:00

Flexible Half Board: Guests on half board have the possibility to enjoy a 3 course lunch instead of dinner in this restaurant.

The dress code is Informal.

Txoko

The latest restaurant from Martín Berasategui, Txoko aims to return to the flavours of the past. Guests can experience traditional Spanish gastronomy, innovatively crafted with the greatest respect for the finest ingredients.

Open: 18:00–23:00

Guests on half board will receive a 3 course meal (excluding beverages). Half Board dishes will be shown on the a la carte menus. Supplements for non-inclusive options need to be paid. 

The dress code is Casual Elegant.

Sports Bar


A slice of home away from home, the Sports Bar is styled after a traditional English pub. With a menu serving pub favourites such as burgers and chicken wings, and big screen plasma TVs showing all the games.

Lobby Bar


Enjoy a quiet drink in the heart of the Moorish-inspired hotel, with a choice between the lavish interior bar or the more intimate terrace outside. Choose from a wide selection of wine, cocktails, and other refreshments.

Open: 10:00–01:00

 

Beach & Pools

Swimming Pools


There are seven beautiful swimming pools to choose from in the hotel grounds, each with its own distinctive character. The jewel in the crown is the main pool, which has inviting clear waters, and undulating forms designed to reflect nature in its finest.

Abama Beach


With soft, golden sands leading you down to crystal clear blue waters, tranquil Abama Beach is the ideal place to unwind. With views overlooking La Gomera island and the vast Atlantic Ocean, you won’t find a better spot for sunset cocktails.

Families

Ritz Kids Programme


Offering a specially designed programme for kids, there are lots of great activities to choose from, including face painting, arts and crafts, pool games, and family football, with a Ritz Kids Disco every night.

Ages: 4–12 years

Open: 10:00–00:00

Teens’ Club

Created for older children, teenagers can relax and socialise over FIFA tournaments, sunset yoga, mocktail workshops, pool games, cinema screenings, and more.

Ages 13–17 years

Kids’ Menu

Designed with kids in mind, this expertly prepared menu offers a choice of healthy options to cater to the discerning palates of children, such as organic beef bolognese penne pasta, grilled white fish, and low-sodium turkey wraps. All meals come with a salad, choice of entrée, and kids´ beverage.

Children’s Amenities

At your request, The Ritz-Carlton, Abama will organise everything from sterilisers, baby baths, bottle warmers, playpens, and even Chicco pushchairs.

Spa & Wellness

Abama Spa

Indulge in an award-winning spa experience in this oasis of calm. With a complete menu of body treatments, facials, massages, and treatments designed specifically with men in mind. Allow yourself to escape to a tranquil haven.

Fitness Centre

Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, guests of The Ritz-Carlton Abama have access to state of the art equipment, outdoor classes such as yoga and tai chi, expert personal trainers, scenic jogging trails through botanical gardens, and seven clay tennis courts.

Open: 24 hours

Beauty Salon

Let the expert team of aestheticians pamper you at The Ritz-Carlton Spa Beauty Salon. Sit back and relax in the new mani and pedi lounge, choosing from an array of beautiful nail colours to complement your tan, or why not get a professional blow-dry or make-up look for a special occasion?

Wellness Experience

Included with any spa treatment, The Ritz-Carlton Spa Wellness Experience takes inspiration from ancient Roman traditions, and also includes a Turkish-style herbal steam bath, and the ‘World of Showers’ to stimulate the senses with a range of water experiences.

Activities & Entertainment

Golf at The Ritz-Carlton, Abama

Golf enthusiasts will love this world-class 18-hole championship course. Designed by Ryder Cup player Dave Thomas, each hole on this 72-par course offers spectacular ocean views and its own intricate challenges.

Tennis at The Ritz Carlton Abama

The hotel’s tennis courts are of exceptional quality and have hosted a number of professional tournaments.

Michelin Stargazing Party

The ultimate sensory experience that will indulge your taste buds with a picnic prepared by two Michelin-starred restaurant M.B, which you can enjoy while an expert astronomer teaches you the basics of stargazing, looking up at Tenerife’s award-winning dark sky.

About the location
The Ritz Carlton Abama is ideally located for guests wanting to enjoy a relaxing holiday on the west coast of Tenerife. It’s just minutes away from Abama Golf course and Playa Abama, with the pretty town of Guia de Isora within easy reach. Here you’ll find a little harbour housing boats and yachts, as well as a lively promenade with restaurants serving some of the best seafood dishes on the island. 

Head into the main town of Guia de Isora, which is located in the mountains and provides beautiful views down over the Atlantic Ocean. If you want to explore further, take the hour drive to Mount Teide where you can look back over the volcanic landscapes of the island.
Transfer time
Ritz Carlton Abama is a 25 minute drive from Tenerife South Airport.
Citadel Double Deluxe

Max 3 adults

Citadel Double Deluxe rooms have a king-size bed or twin beds (on request at the time of booking), and a balcony or terrace with views of the citadel, pools or gardens.

50m²

Citadel Double Deluxe Ocean View

Max 3 adults

Citadel Double Deluxe Ocean View rooms have a king-size bed or twin beds (on request at the time of booking), and a balcony or terrace with guaranteed views of the Atlantic.

50m²

Citadel Junior Suite

Max 3 adults, 1 child

The Citadel Junior Suites are spacious with a king-sized bed, a lounge area and well-equipped marble bathrooms as well as a balcony or terrace with views of the resort.

Please note the image used is of a Citadel Junior Suite Ocean View.

65m²

Citadel Junior Suite Ocean View

Max 3 adults, 1 child

The Citadel Ocean View Junior Suites are spacious with a king-sized bed, a lounge area and well-equipped marble bathrooms. From your balcony or terrace, you are able to enjoy the spectacular views of the Atlantic.

70m²

Citadel One Bedroom Suite

Max 3 adults, 1 child

The Citadel Suites comprise of a living area with dining facilities and a sofa, a marble bathroom with a bath and separate shower and a spacious bedroom area featuring a king-sized bed.

Please note that the images used are of a Citadel One Bedroom Suite Ocean View.

80m²

Citadel One Bedroom Suite Ocean View

Max 3 adults, 1 child

The Citadel Ocean View Suites have beautiful views towards the Atlantic and comprise of a living area with dining facilities and a sofa, a marble bathroom with a bath and separate shower and a spacious bedroom area featuring a king-sized bed.

80m²

Citadel Double Deluxe Ocean View Club Level

Max 3 adults

Citadel Double Deluxe Ocean View Club Level rooms have a king-size bed or twin beds (on request at the time of booking), and a balcony or terrace with guaranteed views of the Atlantic and has the additional benefits of the Club Level service. The Ritz-Carlton Club is exclusive area within the resort for those looking for extra seclusion. The Club Lounge provides a range of culinary delights throughout the day including hors d'oeuvres and snacks, whilst allowing you to take advantage of the complimentary wifi or use the computers. Guests who upgrade to the Club Level will also receive upgraded amenities within their rooms such as Asprey of London toiletries, an honor bar, and laundry services. Guests will also have exclusive access to the Persian Garden Pool which serves complimentary beer, wine, soft drinks and water throughout the day.

50m²

Citadel One Bedroom Suite Ocean View Club Level

Max 3 adults, 1 child

The Citadel Ocean View Suites Club Level have beautiful views towards the Atlantic and comprise of a living area with dining facilities and a sofa, a marble bathroom with a bath and separate shower and a spacious bedroom area featuring a king-sized bed. This room type has the additional benefits of the Club Level service. The Ritz-Carlton Club is exclusive area within the resort for those looking for extra seclusion. The Club Lounge provides a range of culinary delights throughout the day including hors d'oeuvres and snacks, whilst allowing you to take advantage of the complimentary wifi or use the computers. Guests who upgrade to the Club Level will also receive upgraded amenities within their rooms such as Asprey of London toiletries, an honor bar, and laundry services.Guests will also have exclusive access to the new Persian Garden Pool which serves complimentary beer, wine, soft drinks and water throughout the day.

80m²

Villa Double Deluxe Garden Resort View Room

Max 3 adults

The Villa Double Deluxe Garden Resort View rooms have a king-size bed, bathroom with bath and separate shower, and a balcony or terrace. These rooms offer a greater amount of privacy than those in the Citadel.

50m²

Villa Suite Garden Resort View

Max 3 adults, 1 child

Villa Suites with Garden Resort View are more spacious with a king-size bed, a separate lounge area and bathroom with a bath and shower.

 

Please note the image is of a Villa Suite Ocean View.

80m²

Villa Double Deluxe Ocean View

Max 3 adults

Villa Double Deluxe Ocean View rooms have a king-size bed, bathroom with bath and separate shower, and a balcony or terrace. These rooms offer a greater amount of privacy than those in the Citadel.

50m²

Villa Suite Ocean View

Max 3 adults, 1 child

Villa Suites with Ocean View are more spacious with a king-size bed, a separate lounge area and bathroom with a bath and shower.

80m²

Tagor Villa Double Deluxe Garden Resort View Room

Max 3 adults

The Tagor Villa Double Deluxe rooms are located within an exclusive and secluded part of the hotel, reserved for adults only from 18 years. The rooms are bright and comfortable with a king size bed, large bathroom and a balcony or terrace. Extra services in these rooms include buffet breakfast at El Mirador, complimentary water, soft drinks white wine and beer at the pool bar, snacks served in the pool area four times a day, tea and coffee making facilities in the room, personal villa attendant available from 08:00 - 20:00 and the use of a complimentary buggy per room or suite.

50m²

Tagor Villa Suite Garden/Resort View

Max 3 adults

The Villa Tagor Suites are located within an exclusive and secluded area of the hotel reserved for adults only from 18 years and have a bedroom with king-size bed, spacious separate lounge area and fully equipped marble bathroom. Extra services in these rooms include buffet breakfast at El Mirador, complimentary water, soft drinks white wine and beer at the pool bar, snacks served in the pool area four times a day, tea and coffee making facilities in the room, personal villa attendant available from 08:00 - 20:00 and the use of a complimentary buggy per room or suite.

80m²

Tagor Villa Double Deluxe Ocean View

Max 3 adults

The Tagor Villa Double Deluxe Ocean View rooms are located within an exclusive and secluded part of the hotel, reserved for adults only from 18 years. The rooms are bright and comfortable with a king size bed, large bathroom and a balcony or terrace. Extra services in these rooms include buffet breakfast at El Mirador, complimentary water, soft drinks white wine and beer at the pool bar, snacks served in the pool area four times a day, tea and coffee making facilities in the room, personal villa attendant available from 08:00 - 20:00 and the use of a complimentary buggy per room or suite.

50m²

Tagor Villa Suite Ocean View

Max 3 adults

The Tagor Villa Suites with Ocean View are located within an exclusive and secluded area of the hotel reserved for adults only from 18 years and have a bedroom with king-size bed, spacious separate lounge area and fully equipped marble bathroom. Extra services in these rooms include buffet breakfast at El Mirador, complimentary water, soft drinks white wine and beer at the pool bar, snacks served in the pool area four times a day, tea and coffee making facilities in the room, personal villa attendant available from 08:00 - 20:00 and the use of a complimentary buggy per room or suite.

80m²

Two Bedroom Family Suite

Max 4 adults, 4 children

Family Suites consist of two interconnecting rooms and have a large living room with a spacious dining area and a family size sofa bed plus space for an extra rollaway bed. The master bedroom has a king size bed. The second bedroom (connecting room) is a twin room but can be made into a king-size bed on request. Each bedroom features an en suite. Family Suites include an LED TV offering 105 channels, a microwave and kettle. The suites include children's bath amenities, bathrobes and slippers as well as a children's minibar (available upon request). DVD's and Playstation 4 with games are available on request. In addition, Family Suites offer a complimentary selection of baby items on request such as; bottle warmers and sterilizers, changing mat, bath, high chair and intercom. All Family Suites offer a resort view.

130m²

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Room discount

Save up to 10% additional discount on the hotel price for holidays between 01 July - 13 October  2019.

Special Room Discount

Flash Sale 

Save up an additional discount of 10% on the hotel price for holidays between 20 - 31 July 2019 booked by 20 July 2019.

Valid for room types:

- Citadel Double Deluxe

- Citadel Double Deluxe Ocean View

- Citadel Junior Suite Ocean View

- Villa Double Deluxe Garden/Resort View

- Villa Double Deluxe Ocean View

- Villa Suite Ocean View

- Tagor Villa Double Deluxe Garden/Resort View

 

This offer is combinable with the Room Discount of 10% and the Full Board Upgrade (from Half Board).

Complimentary Upgrade from Half Board to Full Board

Guests who book Half Board will receive an Upgrade to Full Board for holidays between 01 July - 13 October 2019 booked by 31 July 2019.

Complimentary Room Upgrade

Guest who book a Citadel Double Deluxe Partial Sea View will receive a Complimentary Room Upgrade to Villa Double Deluxe Partial Sea View.

Guest who book a Citadel Double Deluxe Full Sea View will receive a Complimentary Room Upgrade to Villa Double Deluxe Full Sea View.

 

Valid for holidays between 01 November - 25 December 2019, booked by 31 July 2019.

Sovereign Plus

Sovereign guests will receive a bottle of wine in their room on arrival for holidays until 05 November 2020.

Honeymoon - Anniversaries

Summer 2019

ADDED VALUES FOR HONEYMOONERS AND WEDDING ANNIVERSARIES - for holidays until 31 October 2019

For stays of between 3 - 6 nights:
•Upgrade to Villa Deluxe Room 
•Welcome amenity on arrival 
•Bottle of Sparkling Wine & Strawberries covered with chocolate on the night of the anniversary 
•Daily access to adults to the water facilities of our Spa 
•Romantic rose petals bath on the night of the anniversary 
•Guaranteed Late Check-Out

For stays of 7 nights +
•Upgrade to Villa Deluxe Room Ocean View 
•Welcome amenity on arrival 
•Romantic Dinner at El Mirador Restaurant (1 x tasting menu for 2 pax, excluding beverages) 

Winter 2019/20 & Summer 2020

ADDED VALUES FOR HONEYMOONERS AND WEDDING ANNIVERSARIES - for holidays between 01 November 2019 - 05 November 2020

for stays with minimum 3 nights: 
- Upgrade to Villa Deluxe Room 
- Welcome amenity on arrival 
- Bottle of Sparkling Wine & Strawberries covered with chocolate on the night of the anniversary 

for stays with minimum 7 nights: 
- Upgrade to Villa Deluxe Room Ocean View 
- Welcome amenity on arrival 
- Romantic Dinner at El Mirador Restaurant( 1x tasting menu for 2 pax, excluding beverages) 
- Daily access to the Wellness Experience (water circuit facilities) at The Ritz-Carlton Spa per adult /per stay 
- Romantic rose petals bath on the night of the anniversary 
- Guaranteed late Check-Out

 

Added values for Honeymooners/Wedding anniversaries are combinable with all contracted & tactical offers. 

Family offer

Children stay free when sharing the same room with two adults for holidays between 19 -31 October 2019.

Children can receive up to 35% off a second room when staying in a Citadel Double Deluxe, Citadel Double Deluxe Ocean View or a Villa Double Deluxe Garden/Resort View, certain dates apply please call our Trusted Advisers for more information.

Golfing offer

Guests staying between 22 April - 18 October 2019 for 7 nights will receive unlimited golf (a maximum of 2 adults per room and one non playing child) green fees must be checked at the time of booking (excludes stays in a Citadel Deluxe Resort View Room).

 
Please note not all offers are combinable.

Bed and Breakfast
Guests can enjoy a delicious continental buffet and cooked breakfast options. Breakfast is served in the La Veranda restaurant.
Half Board
The Half Board package includes a buffet breakfast in the La Veranda restaurant. For dinner (a three-course set menu) guests can also choose from four restaurants . 20/20 - steakhouse, Verona – Italian cuisine, Txoko – Spanish gastronomy and El Mirador. Should guests wish to lunch, or take their dinner in the Kabuki and M.B restaurants, they will receive a credit of €45 towards their meal (€35 for Christmas & Easter period) . Flexible Half Board guests can enjoy their meals in the Los Chozos, Club House, and The Beach Club restaurants. Please note, drinks are not included.
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Not good enough. Far too expensive when eating there.
Caiden T,
Tripadvisor review Jul 17 2019
We visited recently for a long weekend and whilst it was ok it certainly did not impress. We were really disappointed by the high costs of everything in the hotel. We do not mind spending money but...
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A complete joke of a hotel. Avoid if you value a good holiday experience. Trust us on this.
Sammi J, London, United Kingdom
Tripadvisor review Jul 17 2019
It seems we are not the only guests here to have had a completely awful experience. The service here is just beyond farcical as has been mentioned in other reviews. We left feeling a little robbed...
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