A jewel of Arabia, hidden on the southern side of Bahrain's Manama-Muharraq lagoon, this resort combines traditional Arabic architecture and design with the contemporary fittings and comforts of a true international standard hotel, surrounded by the clear blue waters of the gulf. This club resort comprises a total of 174 rooms and suites and facilities on offer to guests at this air-conditioned establishment include a lobby area with a 24-hour reception, a hotel safe, a currency exchange facility, lift access and a hairdressing salon. It also features a bar, a pub, a games room, restaurants, conference facilities and WLAN/Internet access. Guests may also take advantage of the room and laundry services and for younger guests there is a kids' club and a playground.
The resort is situated along the Shaikh Hamad causeway, close to the National Museum. It is on the threshold of Manama's central business district and diplomatic area, yet only 5 minutes from Bahrain international airport and 20 minutes from the causeway link between Bahrain and Saudi Arabia.
Each of the hotel's rooms and suites is elegantly appointed to create spacious yet cosy confines, with equally dramatic views, either of the beachfront and the sparkling waters of Arabian gulf or of the inviting poolside and lush courtyard. The rooms come with a private en suite bathroom with a shower/bathtub and a hairdryer as well as a direct dial telephone, a satellite/ cable TV, a radio and Internet access. There is also a mini bar, tea and coffee making facilities and an ironing set. A double or king-size bed, centrally regulated air conditioning and heating, a safe and either a balcony or terrace are also provided as standard.
The hotel features indoor and outdoor pools including a free-form swimming pool and a children's pool and there is a gym overlooking the private beach with a wide range of state-of-the-art equipment, hot tubs and steam and dry saunas. The fully-equipped gymnasium comes complete with cardio-vascular equipment and the latest natural strength exercise enhancement equipment, and there are 3 studios featuring the RIPP TM resistance performance programme, team indoor rowing, aerobics and team indoor cycling. Guests may also relax in the solarium, enjoy a massage, go banana boating, jet-skiing, motor boating and windsurfing or join in an aerobics session. The hotel also offers an entertainment programme.
Zytoun is a Mediterranean-inspired all-day dining restaurant, starting the day with an extravagant buffet breakfast, then lunch and dinner buffets. Al Yacout is a Moroccan fine dining restaurant offering authentic fragrant tasty Moroccan cuisine, an exclusive elegant atmosphere, beach views and live entertainment. La Perle, which is probably Bahrain's foremost fine-dining restaurant, is perched over the sea and overlooking the beachfront, providing guests with culinary masterpieces from Neptune's bounty, orchestrated by the hotel's executive chef with typical French flair. Le Bellevue features a snazzy, relaxed elegance, where cosy surroundings make for the perfect setting as day slides into night.
American Express, Diners Club, JCB, MasterCard and VISA are accepted at this hotel.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV
Iron and board
King size bed