The GHABR It is a hotel that differs from many hotels in the Canary Islands for reasons that make it one of the best in Spain and Europe. It is a very special hotel that is surrounded by a privileged environment, that of the Natural Park of the Dunes of Corralejo, in Fuerteventura. We had the opportunity to experience what it feels like in the first person and the truth is that we have an unforgettable memory, difficult to erase.
Qualified as a 5 stars Grand Luxury, has the ability to relax all clients, who by the way not only come from Spain, but also from other countries such as England, Germany and the Netherlands.
Whatever the time of year chosen to stay, the tranquility that is breathed is maximum, something that allows it to be one of the best rated hotels both in our country and on the old continent. In addition, in Fuerteventura we could say that it is always spring, so the good weather sneaks through the premises of Atlantis Bahía Real to intoxicate all guests.
Fuerteventura is a Biosphere Reserve and the Gran Hotel Atlantis Bahía Real is the only hotel on the island that has the Biosphere certification. Caring for the environment and the commitment to sustainable tourism are two of its basic pillars.
The architecture, Neo-Mudejar style and with colonial influences, it adapts perfectly to the natural environment that surrounds it, so it can be said that it is fully integrated. Artistic murals and frescoes, lush natural gardens and artisan stained glass windows serve as the finishing touch to an ensemble that elevates it to the category of five-star grand luxury.
The hotel opened in November 2003 and since then it has become a benchmark. Its updated hospitality model, supported by the sensations, stimuli and emotions of its clients, is summed up in a figure that speaks for itself: the 48% of the clients who stay year after year are repeaters.
Rooms and suites
Every corner of the Gran Hotel Atlantis Bahía Real has been taken care of to the maximum, and the rooms are no exception. In total there are 170 rooms Y 72 suitesAll of them decorated with exquisite taste to make guests feel at home. Best of all, they all offer fantastic views of the sea or tropical gardens, as well as being spacious, elegant and comfortable.
In each there is a room service that is available 24 hours, Internet access, pillow menu, beds king size and very special details that make you draw a smile From ear to ear.
Deluxe Double Rooms
A room Deluxe Double It was the one we were able to enjoy during our stay. It must be said that they are very comfortable, spacious rooms that do not lack anything. Also, ours had a terrace overlooking the beautiful Lobos Island, an islet of about 4.5 square kilometers in length that can be reached with a boat. Waking up every morning and seeing that panorama is something that cannot be described in words, you have to live it to feel it.
The dimensions of the Double Deluxe are 36 square meters, plus the 8 square meters of the terrace. They are located on the Garden, First and Second Floor with views of the pool or direct views of the sea. The maximum capacity is two adults and the minimum one. Among other things, it includes air conditioning, a bar, a safe, a hair dryer, a bathrobe, slippers, a welcome gift and a gift upon departure.
Deluxe Junior Suite
The Deluxe Junior Suite it is ideal for families. It is perfectly decorated and has all the necessary amenities to ensure maximum comfort. In addition, luxury is also present in multiple details.
There are two kinds, Junior Suite Deluxe Pool and garden view Y Junior Suite Deluxe Sea View. They are located on the Garden Floor with garden / sea view. In any case, the dimensions are 47 square meters, plus the 8 square meters of the terrace. Includes a bedroom with a bed king size or 2 beds twins, a living area with a sofa for two people, a full bathroom with a bathtub and separate showers, air conditioning, DVD, a hair dryer, a bathrobe, slippers, a welcome gift, a gift on departure, etc.
The Atlantic Suite they have different, elegant and cozy styles, something that makes each one of them special. Luxury manifests itself at its best, leaving behind the impressive views of the Isla de Lobos and Lanzarote.
They are located on the Garden Floor, First and Second Floor with magnificent frontal views of the sea.They have dimensions of 74 square meters, plus the 24 square meters of terrace. As in the Junior Suite Deluxe, there is a bedroom with a bed king size or two beds twins. From his complete bathroom, the jacuzzi, able to outshine the shower. The maximum capacity is 3 adults.
They are equipped with DVD-Player, scale, hairdryer, air conditioning, safe, Mini-Bar, bathrobe, slippers ... They also include attentions highly valued by guests, such as strawberries and cava on arrival or daily press.
Staying in a Bahia Suite is to take a leap in quality. They are very spacious and comfortable (Atlantic Suite + Connecting Double Sea View Deluxe), highly recommended for families. They are located on the Garden Floor, First and Second Floor with magnificent frontal views of the sea.
Dimensions are 110 square meters, since we are talking about the connecting Atlantic Suite with Deluxe Double Sea View. They have 2 bedroom-suites with a bed king size or 2 beds twins. They do not lack a complete bathroom with Jacuzzi and separate shower, as well as another complete bathroom. It benefits from two terraces and its maximum capacity accommodates five adults and one child.
They are equipped with air conditioning, Mini-Bar, scale, telephone in the bathroom, safe in each room, etc. Between the attentions We must highlight the welcome gift, the gift on departure, the strawberries and cava on arrival and the daily press.
It's a room from another planet. The beauty, luxury and comfort it offers do not leave anyone indifferent. The great jewel of the Gran Hotel Atlantis Bahía Real is like a work of art.
It is located on the Second Floor and as it could not be otherwise, it benefits from impressive frontal views of the sea. It has dimensions of 170 square meters, plus the 20 square meters of the terrace, ideal to enjoy the good weather of Fuerteventura.
The fact of being a special room has been earned by having a room to store suitcases, courtesy toilet, dining room, large living room, kitchen with separate service entrance (it does not lack a microwave, refrigerator, ceramic hob, etc. ), a master bedroom-suite with a large dressing room, a master bathroom with a 2-seater round Jacuzzi bathtub with a separate hydromassage shower, a guest bedroom-suite with a dressing room, a guest bathroom with a Jacuzzi bathtub and a separate shower… Amazing. Its maximum capacity is for 4 adults.
The equipment is as complete as that of the rooms that I have described above. The amenities in this case they are deluxe, includes attention to departure and a personalized daily care plan.
Vital Bay Spa
Rest in the rooms or on the beach is very good, but where you really feel like in the clouds is in the Vital Bay Spa, a huge complex with more than 3,000 square meters of extension that abstracts you from the noise of the city so that you leave stress behind.
Well-being and tranquility are two fundamental premises in its 17 rooms. They offer a great selection of therapies and body and facial treatments that leave you looking like new. In addition, they have a long list of massages and treatments that combine traditional oriental techniques with the latest in methods related to cosmetics.
We had the opportunity to try two massages, one of the whole body with aromatic oils and another with stones. I cannot tell you much about the latter because I was not the lucky one who received it, but from what I have been told I can assure you that it is going very well.
Of which I received personally I can speak, or rather praise. One of the workers at the Bahía Vital Spa was in charge of relaxing all my muscles, starting with my legs and ending with my arms. The room where I had the massage gave off an aroma that transported you to another world, the lighting was dim and in the background there was music that could not be more relaxing. On the whole it was like you were dreaming. But no, when you woke up you realized you were leaving the room almost floating, with the feeling that something very good had happened.
The spa area It has a heated pool with massage circuits, hydrojets, a temple of showers, steam baths, a sauna and a sanarium. The GymFor its part, it has almost all the machines that you can find in any specialized gym. In addition, there is also a personal trainer who is responsible for creating individual programs based on the needs of each client.
1- Salus per aquam: dynamic pool, jacuzzis,
sensation showers, shower temple, bathroom
Oriental Rasul, steam bath, Finnish sauna,
sanarium, jet shower ...
2-Aesthetics & Beauty: hairdresser, manicure,
pedicure, waxing ...
3-Health and well-being: facials,
body and rituals, relaxing, therapeutic massages
4- Fitness club: Aerobic, Step, GAP, Stretching,
Spinning, Body tone, special exercises for
back, relaxing exercises with fitnessball, yoga ...
After relaxing, it's time to fill your stomach, an ideal time to savor the gastronomy of any of the 5 restaurants who rest in the Gran Hotel Atlantis Bahía Real. It is true that anywhere in Fuerteventura you eat very well, but I assure you that it is worth staying.
It is an award-winning restaurant run by the prestigious chef Carles Gaig, awarded with a Michelin star. His creations are a pleasure for all the senses. Use the best products to present them in unforgettable classic and modern dishes that are served to delight the customer. It stands out for its aesthetics, for its flavor and for its careful attention.
If you are a lover of Japanese cuisine, this will be your favorite restaurant. It is divided into two spaces: the Sushi bar and the Teppanyaki. The first offers a variety of quality fresh fish, such as bluefin tuna, while the second serves selected products brought from Japan.
It is sophisticated and elegant. We were able to have dinner one night in it and the truth is that it is highly recommended. You can enjoy the varied flavors of Spain accompanied by a complete wine list.
Beach Club Las Palmeras
Stands out for the impressive views it offers to the Isla de Lobos and Lanzarote. It is ideal to enjoy traditional mediterranean dishes, such as Valencian and Catalan rice. They also offer a wide variety of fresh fish.
The Royal Cupboard
Is he buffet most varied I've ever seen in a hotel. It stands out for the quality of the products offered through international and indigenous dishes. They include vegetarian cuisine, diet dishes and show-cooking.
It is perfect to enjoy a beautiful evening in front of the sea listening live music background.
The Gran Hotel Atlantis Bahía Real also has a place for business, as well as wedding celebrations. They prepare everything to order by word of mouth and try to adapt to the needs of the client whenever possible. They have three rooms: Royal Hall (with 448 square meters), Imperial Hall (with 102 square meters) and Salon.com (with 100 square meters.
The wedding they can be held by the sea. Of course, you have to be careful with the tide ...
The Gran Hotel Atlantis Bahía Real has received Numerous awards since it was founded. In 2012 has been done with the following:
- "BEST HOTEL IN EUROPE 2012" awarded by Condé Nast Johansens.
- "TUI HOLLY 2012" awarded by TUI as one of the hundred best hotels in the world.
- "QUALITY SELECTION CERTIFICATE 2012" awarded by Holiday Check in recognition of the quality and excellence in the hotel's services and facilities.
- "CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE 2012" awarded by TripAdvisor in recognition by customers of the high standards of service and quality of the establishment.
- "CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE 2012" SPA BAHÍA VITAL awarded by Tripdavisor in recognition of the excellence of the quality and service of the spa.
- "ZOOVER VERY RECOMMENDED 2012" awarded by Zoover based on good traveler reviews and is a recognition of the excellent quality and service offered by the hotel.
A staff deluxe
In closing, and as a pure personal opinion, I would like to praise the hotel staff, from the first employee to the last. They are all smiles and the attention is constant, but without being annoying. You feel cared for thanks to excellent human and personal treatment they give you, something that will certainly have a lot to do with their success.
It is a luxurious but warm hotel, two adjectives that often do not go hand in hand. In this case yes, because from the first minute to the last you are very clear that you are the protagonist.
For more information and reservations I recommend you visit his official website.
Gran Hotel Atlantis Bahía real 5* Gran Lujo de Fuerteventura - Canarias. (October 2020)