The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain embarks on a new adventure of wellness and tranquility as it reveals the final stages of the Royal Beach Club renovations this season. Re-opening officially on Jan. 7, guests can fully immerse themselves in a total ‘Wellness 360’ experience with the completion of the new indoor heated pool and locker facilities, along with a new, modern juice bar, aptly named “La Vie.” The final phase comes after the 2019 enhancements of the Mixed Gym and Fitness Studio, which offer the latest in gym equipment by Life Fitness as well as floor-to-ceiling windows with endless views of the Arabian Gulf.
“Each year, more than 1.4 billion people travel internationally. Within this figure, wellness tourism alone has seen a 57% increase since 2015. Travelers are spending their newfound wealth on wellness travel and seeking out un-charted destinations to have this experience,” says Bernard de Villèle, General Manager of The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain. “And thanks to the longstanding support of our ownership, International Hotels Establishment, we are fortunate to offer the best state-of-the-art wellness experience for members and traveling guests into the Kingdom of Bahrain, all coupled with award-winning dining and spa experiences that are truly first class. No where else can you find this in the region and we are proud of this achievement to mark our 25th anniversary year.”
Featuring a modern design and sleek wooden interiors, the newly enhanced indoor heated pool will offer a year-round aquatic experience with daily classes for both children and adults. The Club’s changing rooms, as well, will see a 360 makeover with key-pad locker facilities, shower areas, private changing rooms, towel-service and Asprey bath products. Guests and Members will also leave happy and quenched at the resort’s new juice bar, La Vie. The new “on-the-go” healthy dining concept reveals a modern menu of detox and energy smoothies, juices, coconut water, Nai teas, and more.
For traveling guests into the Kingdom, a new ‘Wellness 360’ package avails an island retreat for the mind, body and soul. Retreat packages start at BHD 180++ per night with a minimum 2 night stay, and offer luxury airport transportation, Club Room or Villa accommodations, a personalized fitness and training itinerary, nutrition consultation, two “La Vie” juice bar vouchers daily, 120-minute Body Wrap and Stress Relief Massage and hydrotherapy marina bath experience at The Ritz-Carlton, Spa, “Dream Well” amenity kit with personalized eye mask and calming-pillow spray mist in lavender scent and USD 100 dining credit.
The Royal Beach Club at The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain is open daily from 5:30 a.m. – 10:30 p.m. Ladies-only and Mixed-gym classes are offered daily starting from 6:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m., and include: Pilates, Yoga, Body Pump, TRX, Spinning, Tennis, Stretching, Abs & Core, and Boot Camp. For more information on yearly memberships and all-access Day Passes, dial (+973) 1758 6612 or email BAHRZSportsClub@marriott.com. To reserve your stay, please call (800) 00995, the hotel directly at (+973) 1758 0000, a travel professional or visit The Ritz-Carlton website at ritzcarlton.com/bahrain. Follow the hotel on Facebook and Instagram @ritzcarltonbahrain and join the conversation using #RCMemories.