Relax and recuperate in Yas Island’s most serene corner with a retreat to Yas Beach Abu Dhabi. Situated close to the elegant Yas Marina Circuit, this sandy gem has everything you need for first-rate relaxation.
With its comfortable cabanas and cool chalets, you can soak up the sun VIP-style. Delicious fusion dining and tropical refreshments offer up the perfect evening treat, while action-packed water sports add to the family fun.
Beach lovers can spend time sunbathing on the silky sands, while action lovers can challenge friends to a game of beach volleyball on the courts. For couples, there’s nothing more romantic than a dip in the infinity pool as you watch the sun set over the Arabian Gulf.
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Beach lovers, couples and families looking for a little fun in the sun. From relaxing cabanas to water sports, Yas Beach has it all.
Lounging in a beautiful beach cabana with a refreshing drink in hand, watching the sunset over the Arabian Gulf – the perfect way to enjoy Abu Dhabi.
From the gorgeous white sands to the mesmerising views, Yas Beach has everything you need for the perfect beach day. Private cabanas add a touch of luxury to your sunbathing, while cushioned sun loungers mean you don’t have to sacrifice comfort to soak up the rays. With a full food and beverage service available, you can watch the glistening waters of the Arabian Gulf with refreshing juice and Italian-style bites in hand.
Take a dip in Yas Beach’s stunning outdoor swimming pool – the perfect way to cool down from the Abu Dhabi sun. Children can enjoy splashing in the shallow end and practicing lengths with their parents. In the evenings, couples can take a moment to watch the sun go down from the pool edge. There’s also a beach lounge area complete with a DJ booth, which comes to life on Fridays, when the pool can only be accessed by those aged over 21.
For a taste of Abu Dhabi’s luxurious side, treat yourself to a private Yas Beach chalet. Explore the amenities and enjoy the privacy of your own terrace overlooking the beach. After a long sunbathe, head into the air-conditioned space for a shower and a quick cool down. Entertain the family or grab some drinks and snacks from the personal minibar. All five Yas Beach chalets come equipped for the ultimate beach day.
From jet skis to kayaks, Yas Beach offers a wealth of aquatic activities. Join your friends for a ride on the banana boat or spend some quality time exploring the Arabian Gulf in a double kayak. Try your hand at jet skiing for high-speed thrills on the waves.
If you’d rather stick to dry land, Yas Beach also has two volleyball courts, so you can challenge your family to a game.
Offering a blend of international cuisines, the Yas Beach restaurants have something for every taste. From authentic Arabic mezze to classic Italian pizzas, you can enjoy fusion dining along the beachfront. The kids’ menu is a hit with the little ones, while the quinoa salads and crispy calamari are popular treats for adults.
If you need a midday snack, there are plenty of kiosks serving pizza, sandwiches and ice cream.
Yas Beach sits at the bottom edge of Yas Island, close to Yas Marina Circuit and the Yas Links golf course. Other top attractions, including Ferrari World™ Abu Dhabi and Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi, are also within easy reach.
It takes just over 30 minutes to get from the Corniche to Yas Beach. Continue along the Corniche Road and merge onto the Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Highway E12. Cross Saadiyat Island to Yas Island, where you’ll see signs for Yas Beach.
The journey from Saadiyat Island to Yas Beach takes around 20 minutes by car. Join the Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Highway E12 and follow signs towards Yas Island. Take the exit onto Al Athari Street and merge onto Yas Dr Street. Continue past Yas Marina Circuit until you reach Yas Beach.
Leave the airport via Al Khaleej Al Arabi Street and turn right onto Al Mireef Street. Continue along Yas Dr Street, following signs for Yas Beach. The journey takes around 13 minutes.
Yas Beach offers tantalising treats along the waterfront at its on-site restaurant, while the different food kiosks are ideal for a quick snack or refreshment.
Showers are dotted throughout Yas Beach Club so you can rinse off the sand ahead of further sightseeing on Yas Island.
You can enjoy a complimentary beach towel with your admission into Yas Beach, so you don’t have to bring your own.
Lockers are available to rent at Yas Beach – just ask a member of staff when you arrive, and they’ll be happy to help.
Yas Beach opening hours are from 7am to 10pm, Monday to Sunday. Timings can change so we’d recommend checking the website before you visit, for the latest information.
Yes. Yas Beach is a paid public beach, so you are required to pay an entrance fee. Daily rates vary depending on the type of bed you choose and whether you visit on a weekday or weekend. Some Yas Island hotel packages also include entrance to Yas Beach, so we recommend checking this before you book.
No – you can pay for admission to Yas Beach when you arrive. The beach can get busy, so we recommend getting there early to secure a spot. Admission includes a beach towel, sun lounger and parasol (subject to availability).
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Yas Beach has two beach volleyball courts.
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