The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Hamra Beach, officially opens its doors
There's a new luxury destination off the northern coast of the UAE, and it's deserving of a stylish staycation.
The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Hamra Beach, is located on a secluded stretch of beach alongside the Arabian Gulf. It's a mixture of natural beauty, traditional comfort and modern opulence; all of which come together to make an extravagant 5-star property that must be seen to be believed.
The resort features 32 luxurious tented villas, each with its own pool and direct beach access, providing guests both comfort and privacy, while still allowing them breathtaking views of the gulf.
Guests choose between two types of villas, the Al Naseem and Al Bahar villas. Al Naseem features local design elements, inspired by traditional Bedouin architecture, while Al Bahar gives you open views private beachfront access.
“This resort will offer travellers an ideal launchpad from which to explore and enjoy the UAE’s rich and diverse landscape and tranquil environments,” said Amit Arora, General Manager of The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Hamra Beach. “This stunning new property truly embodies the destination’s culture and traditions while also providing guests with the highest standards of Arabian hospitality, serving as a testament to the long-standing commitment of The Ritz-Carlton to creating unforgettable memories.”
There is loads to be done at the new property, thanks to an immersive program of activities and events. Resort guests can discover the natural beauty of the area, with an afternoon of paddle boarding, going fishing or sunrise and sunset yoga experiences that overlook the seashore. And if you have kids, you can always check them in to the Ritz Kids program – for a day of exploring the beachfront and learning about the local marine life of the UAE.
“We have been looking forward to the reopening of our beach resort under the management of The Ritz-Carlton and to giving guests truly memorable experiences,” said Frederic Savoye, President of Hospitality Business, Al Hamra Group LLC. “We are thrilled to introduce the legendary Ritz-Carlton service, which combined with state-of-the-art facilities, elevated restaurants, and unique spa concepts, will offer the best in beachfront luxury to guests from all over the world.”
No five-star hotel in the UAE is complete without an amazing spa, and The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Hamra Beach, is no different. Guests can rejuvenate and recharge at The Ritz Carlton Spa, a seaside sanctuary offering both holistic and modern treatments. There are also not one, but two, fitness centres.
Food-wise, there is fresh seafood to be had at the resort's signature Shore House restaurant. Meanwhile, exotic sundowners are served each day from the bar lounge. Those who want a more private dining experience can choose to eat dinner on their own private beachfront, in a secluded beach cabana.
For those wishing to explore the desert, the hotel offers complimentary shuttle service to The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Wadi Desert. This gives you access to activities such as nature walks through the Al Wadi Nature Reserve, archery or wildlife entertainment (including owl and falconry shows).
For more information, check out The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah Al Hamra Beach website.