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Crowne Plaza Abu Dhabi

Downtown, Abu Dhabi

All about Crowne Plaza Abu Dhabi

Crowne Plaza Abu Dhabi enjoys a great location right in the heart of the action, just a short hop from the seafront Corniche and some of the city’s best loved shopping districts. This is a towering hotel with city views, located within easy reach of Saadiyat Island’s cultural gems, the beaches of the Corniche and the central shopping areas.

An unwavering attention to detail allows this predominantly business-focused hotel to stand out from the crowd. Those little extras make all the difference to your stay and Crowne Plaza Abu Dhabi prides itself on offering helpful touches to guests, such as free valet parking. The hotel provides a concierge service to assist with organisation of your trip, there is 24-hour room service, and the business facilities are world class.

This is a convenient, comfortable city centre hotel that earns its five-star rating with well kept, spacious rooms. Each is decked out with classic decor, while club floors allow exclusive access to premium facilities such as the club lounge.

No less than four dining options, two bars, a relaxing rooftop pool and a fitness centre complete with spa treatment rooms are all part of the package at Crowne Plaza Abu Dhabi. 

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Perfect for...

Business travellers and couples looking to say in the heart of the city and enjoy dining at an extensive range of restaurants. 

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You’ll love…

The superb, central Abu Dhabi location, with iconic landmarks close by and wonderful views of the skyline from the rooftop pool.

Hotel amenities

Comfort in abundance

Thanks to the bright and airy design of this hotel, rooms enjoy large floor-to-ceiling windows, flooded with natural light during the day and providing twinkling cityscape views at night. 

Traditional styling uses natural wood and colourful textiles to create a homely and inviting feel. Bathrooms are roomy and the use of classic marble gives a refined feel. Most rooms have a full bathtub with shower over and complimentary toiletries are provided. 

Flatscreen televisions, safe and minibar come as standard, while tea and coffee making facilities are also provided. Separate seating and working areas ensure the room meets all your needs. 

Upgrade to a club room and you’ll get exclusive access to the club lounge, as well as the complimentary breakfast and refreshments on offer there. Executive suites give guests additional space, with a kitchenette and larger living area making them ideal for a longer stay in Abu Dhabi.

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What’s nearby

Right in the heart of the capital of the UAE, the Crowne Plaza Abu Dhabi is convenient for local shopping and dining opportunities, but it is also well placed for easy journeys to some of the most celebrated sights in Abu Dhabi. 

A 15-minute drive brings you to the cultural centre at the Heritage Village . This living exhibition takes you back in time, before the emirate was a global destination for business and pleasure. 

A 20-minute drive takes you to Abu Dhabi’s most important place of worship - the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque. Crowned by no less than 82 gleaming white domes and featuring beautiful mosaic motifs made of finest marble, the building is breathtaking and well worth a visit.

Saadiyat Island and the Louvre Abu Dhabi are just five miles (eight kilometres) from the hotel. Or head to Yas Island, where you’ll find the adrenaline-pumping Ferrari World™ Abu Dhabi or splash your way around Yas Waterworld. 

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Louvre Abu Dhabi

This world-class gallery is a must-visit for culture lovers. An intricate overwater structure with its famous pierced floating dome ensures visitors are mesmerised by the light, as well as the astounding art on display. 

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Yas Links Golf Course

The first golf course in the region that can truly call itself a links course is located on Yas Island’s western shores. Boasting an opulent clubhouse with pool and dining, this 72-par championship course is an oasis of green.  

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Yas Waterworld

Thrills and spills are the name of the game at Yas Waterworld. From pulse-raising rollercoasters to world-beating water slides, this is a top-rated attraction for anyone who loves to splash around and have fun.  

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How to get here from the airport

Abu Dhabi’s international airport is located approximately 22 miles (35 kilometres) from the Crowne Plaza Abu Dhabi, and takes around 35 minutes by car. 

Taxis wait outside arrivals to take you to your onward destination, or you can arrange a transfer to your hotel directly with Etihad Holidays, ensuring you have a smooth and simple onward journey

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