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Royal Rose Hotel

Al Markaziyah District, Abu Dhabi

All about Royal Rose Hotel

Royal Rose Hotel sits at the heart of Abu Dhabi in all its regal splendour, close to the city’s bustling business centre and just five minutes from the Corniche. 

Its exterior draws inspiration from 17th-century French palaces, reflected by the extravagant interiors. Gold-leaf designs adorn the walls and furnishings throughout, from the entrance hall to the boutique suites. 

Walk along the marble-floored corridors to one of the Royal Rose Hotel’s 355 rooms and suites prepared for you. Modern amenities help you immediately ease into your comfort zone.  

Each room is lavishly designed, with options to suit couples seeking a romantic stay, families looking for fun and professionals visiting for work.  

You can easily walk to the Al Zahiyah Shopping Centre for a spot of retail therapy or Capital Park to relax in this oasis of green space.

A choice of three restaurants serving international cuisine provides a great way to start your day or evening, with 24-hour room service when you want more intimate dining. 

Keep active in the fitness centre, with instructors on hand to help with your goals. 

Unwind as you take in the sunset over Abu Dhabi’s city skyline, floating in the rooftop pool, or enjoy a pampering at the Royal Rose Hotel spa.  

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Perfect for...

Couples and business travellers will both enjoy the elegant rooms, five-star amenities and levels of privacy, with three exclusive executive floors.

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You’ll love…

Staying in such a majestic building so close to Abu Dhabi’s central attractions, with the Corniche just a five-minute drive away. 


Hotel amenities

Extravagant and exclusive

Royal Rose Hotel rooms feature the accommodation’s signature golden ornamental decor, plenty of room to relax and the finest modern comforts you could desire. 

All 355 rooms and suites have facilities befitting of the hotel’s five-star rating. Elegant furniture, en suite bathrooms, free Wi-Fi and satellite TV create a truly royal feel. 

Deluxe rooms are perfect for couples, with baroque designs and a laidback ambience, while families can select options with interconnecting rooms for up to four adults and two children. 

If you want spacious accommodation then the Boutique Suites add a living room that opens out into the bedroom in a studio style. 

The Luxury Suite offers even more floor space plus the choice of high-quality pillows, so you get a great night’s rest throughout your stay. 

Choosing one of four Rose Suites is the height of exclusivity. Enjoy a palatial balcony with far-reaching city views and butler service. 

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What’s nearby

Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque is around a 20-minute drive from the Royal Rose Hotel and one of the UAE’s premier attractions. 

One of the largest mosques in the world, its unique architecture blends European, Emirati and Middle Eastern influences. Admire the 82 white domes in daylight or illuminated at night to atmospheric effect.   

Around three and a half miles (six kilometres) from the hotel is Corniche Road, opposite Al Marina. The beautiful beachfront, parks, cafes and restaurants line this five-mile (eight-kilometre) promenade. 

Hire a bike to leisurely cycle and feel the ocean breeze on your face, or head to the top of the various skyscrapers for fantastic marina and city views. 

Eight miles (13 kilometres) in the other direction along the Arabian Gulf is Saadiyat Beach Club. 

Laze on the sands while looking for dolphins and turtles in the bay, take a dip in the pool and unwind at the various restaurants and lounges within the exclusive club. 


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Corniche Beach

The immaculate, Blue Flag public beach in the heart of Abu Dhabi overlooks the turquoise waters of the Arabian Gulf. Backed by palm tree-filled gardens with spotless sands, it’s a paradise for sunbathers, families and swimmers.

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Mangrove National Park

Explore the natural side of Abu Dhabi away from the iconic skyscrapers in this biodiversity hotspot. Paddle through the waters in a kayak or wander the boardwalks searching for crabs, flamingos, herons and many species of fish that live here.  

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Saadiyat Beach Golf Club

Enjoy 18 holes at the picturesque Saadiyat Beach Golf Course with the beautiful Arabian Gulf beachfront as a backdrop. Designed for both amateurs and professionals, the course has plenty of sand dune and water hazards.

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How to get here from the airport

Abu Dhabi International Airport is 21 miles (34 kilometres) from the Royal Rose Hotel. The journey takes just over half an hour to reach by car. 

Pre-book a transfer with Etihad for the easiest way to get to the hotel once you land. One of our drivers will be waiting to collect you at the airport.  

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