Le Meridien Abu Dhabi is a desirable destination with a lot to offer – a luxury resort with a private beach, tranquil spa and landscaped gardens. It's also close to key attractions, leaving you perfectly-poised for an amazing Abu Dhabi adventure.
Expect five-star quality in its 234 rooms and suites, which offer city and sea views as well as fresh, modern decor and facilities. Kick back on the secluded sands and soak up the serenity in the pristine pools.
Its 14 restaurants and bars fill the attractive Le Meridien Village – with contemporary, Italian, Greek and British fare all on offer in a range of indoor and outdoor dining options that are bound to serve up a treat for your tastebuds. A lively sports bar and cocktail lounges also ensure you’ll always have the right beverage to match the moment – whether you’re by the poolside or watching the game.
There’s also a soothing spa to leave you feeling renewed, plus a fitness centre and sporting facilities if you prefer an active break.
Close to the Corniche and within easy access of Louvre Abu Dhabi and Marina Mall – this hotel makes it easy to build an itinerary rich with relaxation, cultural exploration and sensational shopping.
Couples after a romantic retreat with a private beach, business guests seeking a great location and families wanting a fresh and modern resort.
The collection of great restaurant choices in Le Meridien Village as well as the relaxing private beach and spa.
The chic and stylish rooms of Le Meridien come with contemporary decor inspired by the warm earth tones of the Arabian beaches that are a key part of life in Abu Dhabi.
Maps of the UAE capital and paintings from local artists adorn the walls of all the rooms and suites, which offer all the space you need to rest and relax during your stay.
These air-conditioned rooms come with luxury linens, coffee and tea making facilities, separate baths and showers, desks, a choice of television channels and free high-speed wireless internet connections.
Pick from city and sea views to look out over the skyline or the waters of the Arabian Gulf – there are balconies available too. The hotel’s 24 suites offer added living space and luxury – as well as the chance for groups to stay together with separate bedroom space. Upgrade to a Club Room for extra executive benefits.
Choose from 14 different restaurants and bars offering international cuisine during your stay at the La Meridien hotel.
Latest Recipe is an all-day restaurant offering contemporary flavours from both East and West. At Acropolis, fresh seasonal ingredients from Greece ensures authentic dishes, while the Phoenician serves up Armenian and Lebanese specialities. The Italian-inspired decor in Pappagallo complements the Mediterranean fare on offer here: classics like pasta, pizza and risotto.
Over at the Captain’s Arms, there’s a traditional British pub theme, with an English menu and a selection of draught beers. Head to NRG Sports Café for on-screen sport action and a bar menu of snacks and drinks.
Pastries and baked treats await in Al Finjan – a lobby lounge that also specialises in gourmet teas and coffees for daytime refreshments. Later at night, you’ll be able to enjoy cocktails in either the Latest Bar or Wakataua, a chilled out outdoor area overlooking moonlit waters.
Look after your mind, body and soul at the Eden Spa and Health Club during your stay at Le Meridien Abu Dhabi.
Treatments include a host of massages, scrubs and wraps to help to de-stress, soothe and re-energise your whole body. Specialist services include packages geared specifically for men as well as foot, leg and deep tissue treatments.
An aqua medic pool, Turkish hammam, sauna and steam room are all part of the spa’s extensive list of facilities.
You can also keep up your fitness regime with the cardio equipment in the fitness centre – and have a full body workout with a great waterfront view. Qualified instructors are on hand to help.
Sporty guests will love the chance to play on two floodlit tennis courts – as well as a squash court and beach volleyball area. Lessons in squash and swimming are also available if you want to sharpen up your skills.
The pristine private beach and pools provide areas to unwind and guarantee a relaxing stay at Le Meridien Abu Dhabi.
Indoors, you’ll find the soothing spa pool. Illuminated with mood lighting, this is the ultimate place to put you and your body first so that you come away refreshed.
Palm trees, sun loungers and cabanas make for a blissful experience on the beach. Sink into the soft sand and enjoy the fabulous Abu Dhabi weather.
Alongside the beach you’ll also find the hotel’s outdoor pools. Both the training pool and main pool are heated and open to use from 8am-8pm, perfect for those wanting to swim a few lengths or just to serenely drift on the waters. There’s also a whirlpool facility.
You’re just a ten-minute drive from the Corniche Beach. Whether it’s strolling, swimming, snorkelling or football and volleyball there’s plenty to keep families entertained here. It’s also a great spot to visit if you want spectacular views of the sunset over the Arabian Gulf – time your visit right for the perfect pictures.
Guests at Le Meridien Abu Dhabi can enjoy exploring the outdoor spaces during their stay.
The attention to detail shines through in La Meridien Village’s lush green gardens, which help to bring natural beauty to five acres of landscaped grounds.
Take a romantic stroll through the hotel’s walkways and appreciate the attractive idyllic setting. Dine al fresco on your choice of restaurant terrace to soak up your surroundings.
The beautiful gardens also ensure that guests get great views to start their day. Choose a room with a balcony and start your day by opening the doors to the Abu Dhabi sunshine.
Across the water from the hotel is a palm-tree lined promenade that’s perfect for a walk, while Heritage Park is just over a mile away. This popular picnic spot offers views of the city skyline and harbour and historic buildings.
Le Meridien Abu Dhabi’s location puts it within walking distance of the business district, shopping malls and historic sites – making it an ideal base for those in the UAE’s capital for work, rest or adventure.
Don’t forget to plan a trip to Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque – the ornate domes of Abu Dhabi’s iconic landmark are just over 15 minutes away by road.
You’re about ten minutes away from the Corniche Beach by road – so you’re well-poised to stroll along the promenade, relax on a sun lounger and take part in the family-friendly sporting activities at this popular spot.
A ten minutes’ drive away to the north east you’ll find the Louvre Abu Dhabi – an incredible building that houses exhibits every bit as fascinating as its photogenic architecture.
Shoppers should take the 15-minute ride to Marina Mall where designer names await among more than 400 stores. This waterfront complex offers up plenty of dining and entertainment options too.
Cycle, jog or stroll along this picturesque promenade that curves along the western edge of the main island and looks out on the glistening Arabian Gulf. Parks, fountains and play areas cater for rest and relaxation for all members of the family.
The 12 galleries of Louvre Abu Dhabi take you on a journey from the Neolithic period through to the present day, exploring the story of humanity with world class exhibits. Yet you’ll be dazzled by the striking structure of this building before you even get inside.
There are so many great sights to take in while you’re in Abu Dhabi – make sure you experience them all with city tours. From Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque to Yas Island, Ferrari World™ Abu Dhabi and the markets, it’s all covered.
To arrive at Le Meridien Abu Dhabi in comfort and style after you land, pre-book a transfer with Etihad before you fly.
It takes just under half an hour to reach the hotel from Abu Dhabi International Airport and is about 20 miles (34 kilometres) away.
Car hire and taxis are also available at the airport when you land.
Le Meridien Abu Dhabi: FAQs
There’s a full-service business centre at Le Meridien Abu Dhabi, with secretarial support available. The hotel can cater for conferences and business events in its impressive Versailles ballroom. There’s also a 1,000-capacity outdoor meeting space for special functions.
Accessible rooms have several modifications for disabled visitors including 32-inch wide doorways, bathroom grab bars, wheelchair-height toilet seats and lowered locks and handles. There are also accessible routes and entrances to the pool area, fitness centre, meeting rooms and spa.
Guests can book on an all-inclusive stay at the hotel. Four different food and drink venues are included in this package, with a host of buffets, set menus and drink options to choose from. A free breakfast buffet is provided to all guests.
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