Set in an enchanting Middle Eastern archipelago, Bahrain has long been an excellent destination for people who are interested in rich history and culture but want to surround themselves with luxury. In addition to boasting abundant natural beauty, Bahrain also features a large number of luxurious hotels that offer guests nothing but the very best.
Four Seasons Hotel Bahrain Bay
Providing a perfect place to use as a base while exploring the picturesque Gulf state, the elegant establishment boasts more flare and style than many of the other hotels in the Four Seasons range. The hotel is set on its very own private island and it takes just ten minutes to walk around the whole island. This will give guests the chance to satisfy their desert island fantasies without having to ditch the creature comforts. The most highly sought after rooms are located on the upper floors of the twin towers that rise out of the central part of the Four Seasons and people who have a head for heights will love wandering across the bridge that connects the two towers and taking in the magnificent scenery from their balcony. The hotel is graced by two of the celebrated Wolfgang Puck restaurants where guests can take their pick from an excellent range of culinary creations such as the signature Assam seafood curry with rice and the Japanese Wagyu ribeye steak.
Ritz Carlton Bahrain Hotel and Spa
This five star hotel is set on its very own island in the very heart of Manama. This means that guests are treated to plenty of privacy and a very exclusive setting that is sure to be the envy of everyone. Guests are provided with tranquil gardens to unwind in and of course a lovely swimming pool to splash around in. The hotel boasts several outdoor restaurants where guests can take their pick from both local and international fare and each dish is created with the flare and attention to detail that the Ritz Carlton bases its reputation on. Each room and suite is very spacious and comes complete with its own balcony, while guests will not want to miss the opportunity to soak up the sun on the hotel’s private beach.
Sofitel Bahrain Zallaq Thalassa Sea & Spa
Set on the west coast of Bahrain, this excellent hotel boasts its own private beach that offers guests plenty of space to spread out while soaking up the sun. this has long been the establishment of choice for visiting dignitaries and celebrities and the staff can be counted on to provide a very discrete and first rate service that will make sure any guest feels like royalty. There are 262 rooms for guests to choose from that are set on seven storeys. Of course, the upper floors feature the choicest rooms and guests are treated to stunning views from their huge balconies. Unwinding in one of the two hydrotherapy pools that can be sound in the celebrated Thalassa Sea & Spa is a real treat, while guests can work up an appetite on the squash and tennis courts before indulging in an excellent meal in one of the hotels such as La Mer.
Al Areen Palace and Spa
Set conveniently close to the large and lovely Al Areen Nature Reserve, this elegant Arabian villa style hotel treats guests like royalty from the moment they step into the spacious and cool lobby. Cool marble has been used throughout the establishment to striking effect and several pools and fountains help to sustain the feeling of opulence. There are twelve separate spa pavilions for guests to make use of that provide them with plenty of pampering accompanied by perfect privacy. Each rooms perfectly reflects the palace-like style of the rest of the hotel and abundant marble surfaces are set with luscious rugs and beautiful carved wooden furniture, while taking a stroll through the large gardens is the perfect way to unwind a little before tucking into an excellent meal that is served in one of several pristine dining zones.
Wyndham Grand Manama
The unique style of this modern hotel perfectly reflects the daring and modern trend that the hospitality scene in Bahrain is quickly becoming famous for. The huge tower twists and turns its way up into the sky and instantly attracts the attention of anyone who sees it. Guests are treated to three large outdoor swimming pools to splash around in as well as a sauna, while the Wyndham Grand Manama is famous for its gourmet dining opportunities. The twisting style of the hotel means that each and every guest is treated to a stunning view from the window of their spacious room or suite and it is worth taking the time to check out the available view before making a booking in order to capture the perfect ambience.