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Beach Rotana Abu Dhabi Hotel

Al Zahiyah, Abu Dhabi

All about Beach Rotana Hotel Abu Dhabi

Beach Rotana Abu Dhabi Hotel is an award-winning resort in a central location, with more than 550 guest rooms, suites and apartments for guests to choose from. 

Nestled along the waterfront, just metres from Abu Dhabi Mall, Beach Rotana Hotel is a luxury five-star getaway in the heart of the city. 

The interior of this stylish hotel exudes modernity, with a hint of Emirati traditions. Floor-to-ceiling windows and spacious outdoor terraces allow guests to soak up the stunning beachside views at any time. 

The 12 restaurants, cafes and bars cater to every taste, from global cuisine to home comforts. During the day, the wide range of facilities will keep the whole family busy. Stay active at the gym and tennis courts or relax at Zen the spa. 

Those on business are also brilliantly catered for, with 12 conference rooms, two ballrooms and three outdoor spaces for meetings. 

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Perfect for...

Couples will adore the five-star facilities, private beach and direct access to Abu Dhabi Mall. The hotel is also a brilliant business hub. 

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You’ll love…

The blend of urban cityscape and beachfront views combined with a central location makes this hotel a perfect choice for exploring Abu Dhabi. 

Hotel amenities

Family fun in the sun

The hotel welcomes families with open arms. Rooms can be set up for children of all ages with rollaway beds and cots available upon request.

The indoor playroom is perfect for little ones under the age of three, with a range of toys, books and art stations. Meanwhile, the outdoor playground is under the shade and features slides and climbing frames.

The kids’ pool is within view of the main pool area. Here, children can enjoy splashing in the shallow waters or bring an inflatable for even more fun. Parents can choose a poolside sun lounger and keep an eye on them as they play.

The hotel offers babysitting services too – so parents can book in for a treatment at the spa or take a night off. Simply ask at the front desk about booking. 

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What’s nearby

Beach Rotana Hotel’s enviable location provides direct access to Abu Dhabi Mall, where guests will find over 200 high-end shops, renowned restaurants and an entertainment complex. 

The hotel also boasts a private beach, just minutes from the lobby. The diving centre, two beach bars and infinity pool are all exclusively for hotel guests. 

The modern Louvre Abu Dhabi is just a ten-minute drive away. Here you’ll find incredible artefacts from across the globe, ever-changing exhibitions and activities for kids. The bustling Corniche is close by too – join the locals as they walk or cycle along the stunning beachfront, with parks and public beaches where you can take a rest along the way.

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Louvre Abu Dhabi

Soak up culture from around the world at this modern art museum in amid striking architecture, designed by Jean Nouvel.

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Marina Mall

A top-class retail, dining and family entertainment destination that can be found facing the Arabian Gulf waters on the Marina breakwater. 

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The Corniche

Wander, or cycle, along the waterfront, where you’ll find restaurants, playgrounds and beach clubs overlooking the glittering Arabian Gulf. 

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How to get here from the airport

Abu Dhabi International Airport is 21 miles (34 kilometres) from Beach Rotana Hotel, just over twenty minutes by car. Book a transfer with Etihad and enjoy the journeys to and from the airport in complete comfort. You can also grab a taxi from outside arrivals.


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