The VIK Suite Hotel Risco del Gato is a small hotel complex that is suitable for people who are looking for a relaxing holiday in quiet surroundings. The hotel has apartments that have a distinctive domed roof and a limited range of facilities which make it ideal for couples.
The Risco del Gato is located at the southern end of Costa Calma, about 200 m from the white sand beach of northern Costa Calma. There is a limited range of small supermarkets, shops, bars and restaurants in the immediate area. For guests who want to discover the local area, then the resort of Jandia, the town of Morro Jable and the Oasis Park Zoo are 15 minutes away by bus or car.
The hotel is set in landscaped gardens, with two swimming pools, one of which is sea water. The facilities include a Thai Spa, a gym, two restaurants – the Horst Walczok and El Despertar, and the bar El Mirador.There is also a tennis court.
There are 44 Superior Junior Suites with one bedroom, 17 Deluxe Junior Suites with garden and sea views, 6 Senior Suites which have two bedrooms for up to 5 people, and 1 romantic Suite Margarita Bonita.
The 49 suites have air conditioning, a bedroom with twin beds, a small lounge, a dressing room, a private sun terrace and a terrace that overlooks the communal gardens. The suites have satellite TV, a mini bar, safe, CD player and a coffee maker.
People who have stayed at the VIK Suite Hotel Risco del Gato leave reviews on TripAdvisor. The overall rating is 4.5 out of 5, taking into account the location, sleep quality, rooms, service, value and cleanliness. These are 10 comments that have been put on there, which seem to sum up people’s opinions –
‘Another fantastic visit – our 4th in the last 12 months’, ‘an oasis of calm’, ‘friendly, informal and discreet’, ‘fabulous service and private suites’, ‘relaxing break’, ‘good, but could be better’, ‘beautiful, this was our 2nd visit’, ‘a perfect haven’, ‘good choice’, and ‘ quirky, but not without a unique charm’.
From Fuerteventura Airport you take the FV-2 road, signposted to Morro Jable. After a distance of 92 km you arrive at Costa Calma. At the first roundabout in the resort turn left, and immediately at the mini roundabout turn right on to the Avenida de Jahn Reisen and head up the hill. There are hotels on the left-hand side and a plantation of trees on the right. After 2 km there is a small roundabout, where you turn right at the shopping center Botanico, into the road called Sicasumbre. Further on, at the mini roundabout, take the first left into the Punta del Junquillo road. The road then goes to the right into the Punta del Roquito road, and the Risco del Gato is on the right opposite the H10 Tindaya Hotel.
Address: C. Sicasumbre, 2, 35627 Costa Calma, España
Tel: (0034) 928 547175