Mesmerising Mediterranean architecture meets stylish contemporary interiors in this one-of-a-kind destination overlooking the dazzling Arabian Gulf. The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort provides a leisure and relaxation-filled experience close to some of Abu Dhabi’s most exciting attractions.
Swim in your choice of pools, work out in the gym and let off some steam in the Iridium Spa. Or simply explore the peaceful grounds and gardens, including Abu Dhabi’s longest stretch of pure white sand on Saadiyat Beach.
You’ll soon discover why The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort is the perfect place for your Abu Dhabi holiday. The luxury surroundings and amenities here leave little to be desired, although if there is anything you need, your private butler service will be happy to take care of it.
A culinary destination in its own right, you can sample the finest foods in six restaurants serving flavours from around the world. And if you want some adult time, the children will be entertained at one of Abu Dhabi’s best kids’ clubs right in the heart of the resort – exclusively reserved for guests.
If you can tear yourself away from the grounds of the resort, the incredible Louvre Abu Dhabi is a few minutes away, while the theme parks, marina and famous racetrack of Yas Island are just a 20-minute drive away.
Couples seeking total luxury in one resort, and families who love to spend days on the beach or by the pool.
Staying on the golden shores of Saadiyat Beach, the choice of restaurants, amazing outdoor space and exciting nearby attractions and activities.
The kids will love Sandcastle Club, which is open from 8am to 7pm every day. With its own mini splash park, and multitude of indoor activity rooms, it’s an Aladdin’s Cave of games, puzzles and toys for children from one to twelve years old.
Supervised by professional Sandcastle Club staff, older children will love taking a break from the sun with the latest games consoles, while the little ones can get stuck into arts and crafts. The creative team will do face-painting and help younger children find toys or activities that they will enjoy.
Outside, the children have their own shaded pool and splash area, perfect for keeping cool and having fun in the sun.
The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort also offers a full babysitting service. If you dream of a day on the sun lounger with just a book for company or spending date night with your partner, organise a babysitter to watch a movie in your room with your children, or simply supervise while they sleep.
The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort has plenty to offer during your well-earned leisure time.
Challenge your friends and family to a game of volleyball, tennis or squash, with professional courts and equipment available to hire.
The St. Regis Athletic Club provides the latest in keep-fit technology to use, with a well-equipped gym packed with weights and cardio machines.
The Athletic Club also runs classes from its studio, so you can join others for yoga and spin sessions. What’s more, the fitness centre is open 24 hours a day.
Iridium Spa promises an energising experience for all. With a choice of themed Spa Suites – including couples’ treatments – let the expert therapists rejuvenate your body and mind.
Casual and serious golfers can tee off with a round or two on the Arabian Gulf’s first beachfront course.
Designed by the legendary Gary Player, Saadiyat Beach Golf Club tests every aspect of your game amid beautiful surroundings and stunning ocean views.
The resort has a vast choice of room types to ensure all your wants and needs are covered.
Each stunning guest room and grand suite is designed with beautiful Mediterranean architecture and a lavish interior. Fully air-conditioned throughout, the selection of rooms allows you to pick your perfect hotel experience.
From the 300-thread count bedcovers to magnificent marble bathrooms, quality is at the heart of the hotel. Enjoy all the modern comforts of home including cable TV on 42-inch screens, complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi and a docking station for your devices.
Treat yourself to an energising hot or chilled beverage in your room, before making your way onto your private balcony to savour the early morning view. If you’re staying with the family, you’ll have the all the space and luxury you need in a two-bedroom suite.
You can even call on your Butler Service to provide the final touches to a laidback morning or relaxing evening.
Whatever flavours take your fancy during your stay, The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort restaurants serve up something different, and delicious, every day.
Sontaya is elegantly surrounded by a series of pools connected by tranquil walkways right by the beach, allowing you the chance to dine in serene surroundings or take in the ocean views from the terrace.
The diverse menu includes salads, soups and delicious rice and noodle dishes. The Malaysian Sambal Salad is must-try dish.
Olea’s bright and beautiful interior is rivalled only by the opulence of the dining experience. Watch your meal being prepared by the skilful chefs at the live cooking stations, as sunlight and ocean views reflect around the vast restaurant.
Choose from Arabian and Mediterranean-influenced meals as well as western favourites like burgers and salads.
Mazi means ‘together’ in Greek, which is why you’ll find a feast of sharing dishes on the menu at this restaurant. Sample crumbly spanakopita and slow cooked pork souvlaki in a truly warm and welcoming environment.
Keep the St. Regis tradition alive with a spot of afternoon tea in the Drawing Room. Select from the array of teas on offer and enjoy a sophisticated meal in refined surroundings.
The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort also offers plenty of excitement in its bars.
For a lively atmosphere, head down to Buddha-Bar Beach. Mediterranean fusion cuisine and cocktails pair together brilliantly, as the DJ takes over when the sun goes down.
Or for a more relaxed vibe, visit the Manhattan Lounge and sink into a leather armchair in sleek surroundings with your favourite drink in hand.
Whether you’re soaking up the views or keeping fit, the variety of pools and beaches at The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort has something to suit every guest.
Choose between the indoor and outdoor lap pools when some serious lengths are in order. The indoor pool has lanes so you can swim at your own pace. Private classes are also available with dedicated swim instructors.
The adult pool has unrivalled views of the Arabian Gulf. Here you can unwind in the jacuzzi or relax under a cabana with a good book. Take a refreshing dip then order a drink from the pool bar or make the most of the fresh fruit on offer poolside.
The kids’ pool is full of fun features. They’ll love swimming through the waterfalls and mysterious caves. There’s a mini obstacle course to splash through, whooshing water slides and ball games to play.
For something a little calmer, stroll along the pristine Saadiyat Beach close to the magnificent waters of the Arabian Gulf.
If the beautiful blue waters tempt you for a swim, there are showers and changing facilities available right on the beach. Dry off on a sun lounger then grab a bite to eat at the beach cafe.
With its immaculate lawns and beautiful gardens and terraces, St. Regis Saadiyat Island is the perfect place for an outdoor stroll across the grounds or along the long stretch of private white sands.
Enjoy the very best views from the privacy of your own balcony. From most rooms, you can see the ocean and the kaleidoscope of colours during the Abu Dhabi sunset.
Many of the restaurants have spacious terraces too – perfect for a pre-dinner drink while overlooking the Arabian Gulf.
As a guest, you’ll be just moments away from Saadiyat Beach and its dazzling, white sand. There’s no better escape from it all than taking a dip in the crystal-clear waters. You may even be able to catch a few waves.
You can get active outside too, with the outdoor lap pool and immaculately kept tennis courts. Or hire a bike and explore the island even further.
Saadiyat Island has a wide selection of attractions and activities for culture lovers and families alike.
Discover the treasures that await under the domed roof of the iconic Louvre Abu Dhabi. With exciting exhibitions for kids in the Children’s Museum, and invaluable artefacts from around the world, it promises a unique experience.
On nearby Yas Island, feel an adrenaline rush as you strap into a fast-paced ride at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi – with enough twists and turns to make your hair stand on end.
Alternatively, settle into more serene surroundings at the Saadiyat Beach Golf Club, playing a few rounds on the course designed by legend of the links, Gary Player.
Discover a world of art and historical artefacts beneath the famous dome. This cultural treasure trove offers fascinating stories and mesmerising artwork.
With more than 40 rides and slides, the whole family will have a splashing good time in this ultimate water park.
This motorsport theme park is the ultimate destination for thrill-seekers, home to the world’s fastest rollercoaster and rides to get your blood pumping.
St. Regis Saadiyat Island is just under 20 miles (30 kilometres) from Abu Dhabi International Airport. It’s about a half-hour drive. Book a transfer with Etihad and your driver will be waiting in arrivals for you when you land. You can also catch a taxi or hire a car.
Yes, the hotel’s Butler Service is included in your accommodation cost. Your butler is there to make your stay an even more comfortable experience. Their services include dinner reservations, room service and bringing drinks to your room. If you’re searching for something to read, they can help with that too.
If you’ve booked half board, you can use enjoy the food at Olea Restaurant, Buddha Beach-Bar and Sontaya. You can eat breakfast each day, and then choose either lunch or dinner for your second meal. The hotel’s waiting staff will be happy to discuss your options when you arrive for breakfast.
Yes, car parking is available at the hotel and free for guests. You can make the most of the valet service too. This is ideal if you’re hiring a car during your holiday in Abu Dhabi to reach local attractions or explore further afield.
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