The Best Hotels in Abu Dhabi
Collected by AFAR Editors, AFAR Staff
Known for spacious rooms and unrivaled service, hotels in Abu Dhabi capital can hardly be outdone. The Emirates Palace Hotel, on Abu Dhabi Island, sets the standard for excellence, while experiential hotels like Anantara’s Sir Bani Yas Island Al Yamm Villa Resort or Qasr Al Sarab engage guests in desert culture and outdoor activities.
West Corniche Road - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates
Some experienced travelers wouldn't consider a hotel a "sight," but the Emirates Palace is a full-blown spectacle. This luxurious spot, which is owned by the government, opened in 2006 to the cost of roughly $6 billion! You'll notice marble and...
Nation Towers - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates
Just walking through the St. Regis Abu Dhabi property can make you feel like you’re walking on air though a relaxing park of green grass, stone pathways, and a sandy beach. Recently on the property for a work event, I could hardly keep...
Corniche Rd W - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates
As the first building to dot the Corniche skyline in Abu Dhabi, the Hilton has a special place in the recent history of the UAE. Now dwarfed by towers and office buildings, the Hilton still offers guests a beautiful experience on the Arabian Gulf....
Adnec Exibision Center - شارع الخليج العربي - أبو ظبي - United Arab Emirates
Like a palm tree swaying in the wind, Abu Dhabi’s Capital Gate building rises out of the desert landscape like a glittering mirage where luxury is your only reality. Inside, the five-star Hyatt resides on 25 floors beginning some 18 stories...
King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz , Al Saud Street - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates
Perched on one of the only hills in the area, the InterContinental has views of all the surrounding landmarks across the Island of Abu Dhabi. With waterfront resort property, the hotel also offers guests with access to the beach and a marina....
Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates
Seemingly born from the luxury mall, The Galleria, on Al Maryah Island, the Rosewood Abu Dhabi rises 34 stories, reflecting modern architecture and extravagant design as well as the local desert culture that defines the Arabian Peninsula. The...
Khor Al Maqta,Qaryat al Beri - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates
The Shangri-La Hotel sits like a crown just opposite Abu Dhabi Island on the mainland of the Arabian Peninsula. The hotel's palatial appeal is complemented by a marvelous view of the iconic Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque and Grand Canal, extravagant...
Saadiyat Island - أبو ظبي - United Arab Emirates
Set aside from the cityscape of Abu Dhabi, Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi invites guests to rooms decorated in the colors of the sand, sky, and sea. This subdued, tasteful decor sets the mood for a restful vacation in Abu Dhabi. Pools wind their way through...
Etihad Towers,West Corniche, - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates
It’s in the impressive three-story lobby, the detailing of the lifts, and the flourish on your latte—you will notice an air of refined elegance before you even reach the Jumeirah at Etihad Towers. (And that's without even mentioning...
Sir Bani Yas Island wildlife refuge, set on a desert island in Abu Dhabi, is best experienced by booking one or two nights with Anantara Sir Bani Yas Island Resort. With three distinct properties on the island, visitors can choose from the Desert...
Saadiyat Island - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates
Lounging in a cabana by the pool, putting on manicured grass, or sinking your toes in fine white sand on Saadiyat Island in Abu Dhabi are only a few of the activities that St. Regis Saaydiyat Island brings to your doorstep. Only ten minutes from...
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