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W Abu Dhabi – Yas Island

Yas Island, Abu Dhabi

All about W Abu Dhabi – Yas Island

W Abu Dhabi – Yas Island is nothing short of spectacular, with bold architecture and innovative touches representing Abu Dhabi’s culture. The hotel sits on top of the Yas Marina racetrack, making it a one-of-a-kind hotel experience that’s not to be missed by F1™ fans.

This five-star boutique hotel is packed with luxurious facilities for guests to enjoy, including a spa, fitness centre and two stunning rooftop pools. Then, when evening arrives, dine in one of three international restaurants before retreating to the W Lounge, where you’ll find three unique bars. 

Each of the 499 guest rooms offers world-class views of the racetrack below and beyond, from floor-to-ceiling windows and spacious balconies. 

Plus, with some of Abu Dhabi’s top attractions just a matter of minutes away, you’re right at the heart of the action. Enjoy fun-filled family days out or get your blood pumping on race day at the Yas Marina Circuit. 

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Adventure seekers, couples and families will adore their time at this contemporary hotel, with its perfect mix of five-star facilities.

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Staying just moments away from Yas Island’s top attractions, including Yas Waterworld and Ferrari World Abu Dhabi.

Hotel amenities

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Take in the track

With the Yas Marina Circuit at its doorstep, W Abu Dhabi hotel is made for soaking up the sounds of roaring engines. And there’s nowhere better to experience the excitement and speed of Formula One ™ racing than on the hotel’s terrace. 

Take a seat under the LED light canopy that overlooks the racetrack with your drink of choice, from roasted coffees to botanical cocktails. 

The Garage restaurant also boasts its own terrace, so you won’t miss a moment of the action if you book during race weekend. Even as you eat, you’ll be able to see the twists and turns of Yas Marina Circuit.

For a starlit experience, the hotel’s two rooftop terraces are open until 8pm every evening. Grab a poolside drink and chill out with some music from the resident DJs. 

The marina is also a short five-minute walk away. Enjoy a stroll along the promenade and watch the yachts heading out to sea.

What’s nearby

Situated on exciting Yas Island, W Abu Dhabi is perfectly located for exploring racing, rollercoasters and rides galore. Looking for something more relaxing? Enjoy some retail therapy at Yas Mall or unwind on Yas Beach.

Yas Marina Circuit is literally below the hotel, with the track weaving beneath the bridges of the hotel. Watch the racetrack come alive with the world’s best Formula One™ racing from the comfort of your room on race weekend. The rest of the year the circuit is open to the public – book a driving experience to sample the thrill of the track for yourself.

For even more motorsport excitement, Ferrari World Abu Dhabi is just two miles (three kilometres) from the hotel. Yas Waterworld, three miles (four kilometres) away, offers the ultimate family day out filled with slides and swimming.

Nearby attractions

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Yas Mall

Shop, eat and play at Abu Dhabi’s largest mall. There are over 370 international brands here, from Hamleys to Hugo Boss.

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Yas Waterworld

Fun for all ages, Yas Waterworld has more than 40 rides, slides and attractions, including the world’s largest six-person tornado ride.

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Ferrari World Abu Dhabi

Challenge your loved ones on the go-kart racetrack, ride the world’s fastest rollercoaster and learn how Enzo Ferrari took the automotive world by storm.

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How to get here from the airport

The hotel is five miles (eight kilometres) from Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) – a 10-minute drive. You can pre-book a transfer with Etihad and your driver will be waiting when you land. Rent your own car and use the hotel’s valet parking. Buses and taxis are also available.

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