One of the most advanced and developed cities in the world, Abu Dhabi is quite a remarkable site. Most tourists add this city to their bucket list and make the promise to eventually make the trek over and wander between the five-star hotels and skyscrapers and mosques. If you ever do decide to drop by this miraculous Middle-Eastern wonder, make sure to consider our guide to the best places to stay.
A part of the Etihad Towers complex, the Jumeirah is the signature five-star hotel located within one of the iconic spires. The majestic facade of the architectural giants is not the only aspect that draws tourists from around the world to its rooms though. The award-winning, luxury hotel has hosted residents and events aplenty, meaning it’s pure luxury that awaits at this one.
It is safe to say that the Ritz Carlton is the face of luxury in Abu Dhabi. With multiple locations across the world, the chain hotel has a wide-spreading reputation. The elegant European architecture serves as a stark contrast to the surrounding historical buildings but still emanates beauty. The 57-acre waterfront hotel opens its doors to all guests and the warm Moroccan scent welcomes to inviting suites and luxurious interiors.
From one of the leading hotel chains, the Hyatt in Abu Dhabi is located in the historic Capital Gate building, with 189 rooms and suites. The contemporary luxury of the hotel, along with the panoramic views and towering stature, has landed it a position in the Guinness World Book of Records. And to add to the luxurious experience, there are multiple restaurants and spas for those days spend wallowing inside.
The multi-faceted Hilton hotel located in Abu Dhabi is more than just a hotel. It has all the amenities and luxuries for the perfect getaway. The building has a variety of rooms such as guest rooms, suites, executive rooms and accessible rooms. To complement the stay, there is breakfast and WiFi included, in addition to various other packages that can be purchased to enhance the experience.
At the Emirates Palace “an Arabian adventure awaits”. With a slogan like that it is hard to stay away! Why stop at five-star luxury when you can find something over and above” The hotel has a magical aura with its ornate interior and delicate architecture. The add to the elegance of the suites and rooms, there are fine-dining restaurants with meals prepared by renowned chefs. Located in the heart of Abu Dhabi, there is so much in close proximity to the hotel that it makes it the perfect home-away-from-home.
A romantic getaway in Abu Dhabi, the Jannah Eastern Mangrove Suitescover a wide expanse on the border of the city. Overlooking the coast, the hotel is iconic and known for its wonderful balance of work and play. Often the host of travelling businessmen, the jewel is smartly-designed and incorporates new technology to make keeping in touch with reality just a click away. The 1.2 kilometer stretch is surrounded by lush mangroves and the gulf, making a romantic night stroll the perfect way to end the day.
Found in Abu Dhabi’s business district, the Sofitel is a 282-room five-star hotel. At night it incorporates into the city skyline with its towering façades and bright lights. The renowned Thai restaurant, Silk and Spice, fuses wonderful flavors and delicious textures to serve guests the best meals around town; while staying make sure to have a meal at the Asian fine-dining restaurant. Other recommendations are the relaxing So Spa and the Jazz & Fizz bar to enjoy live music.
Crowne Plaza Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi | Courtesy of Crowne Plaza Abu Dhabi
There are a plethora of features that serve as perks for guests who decide to spend their vacation at the Crowne Plaza Hotel. A rooftop swimming pool is perfect for a night dip, while there is also over 9,816 square feet of meeting space for those corporate deals and business travelers. Everything here is based on simplicity and the ability to make life easier. The staff works tirelessly to make sure that each guest receives the degree of comfort they deserve.
The Park Hyatt is a beach resort getaway nestled amidst the sands on the Saadiyat Island. In close proximity to the international airport, the hotel is easy to get to. Pick from one of the 306 guest rooms, each complete with a private balcony. Or, if you are looking for something a little more extravagant, there are villas and suites as well. Each room is accompanied by a wonderful panoramic view, whether it is of the golf grounds, ocean, or the gardens surrounding the hotel.
Opulence and luxury emanates throughout the Beach Rotana at Abu Dhabi. Known as a city conference resort, the Beach Rotana is located right in the heart of the Business District facing the sea and contains all the latest conveniences. Guests can pick one of over 565 rooms and, if they are looking to extend their stay in something even more comfortable and spacious, they can relocate to the Hotel Apartments that are also on the roster.