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.
Couples and business travellers will both enjoy the elegant rooms, five-star amenities and levels of privacy, with three exclusive executive floors.
Staying in such a majestic building so close to Abu Dhabi’s central attractions, with the Corniche just a five-minute drive away.
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.
There are three Royal Rose Hotel restaurants serving authentic Arabic, traditional European and innovative international cuisine.
Brasserie Cafe is open 24 hours a day on the upper level, overlooking the magnificent lobby. Its casual dress code creates a relaxed setting for breakfast, a mid-morning coffee or late night mocktails.
Printania is a more Arabic-orientated restaurant that also serves a mix of international dishes for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Its live cooking stations give guests a world of choice and leads to a fun, informal dining experience as chefs prepare international specialties before your eyes.
For a sophisticated dinner, put on something smart casual and head over to Barocco. Its menu is full of classic European dishes including Greek salad, paella and tiramisu for dessert.
On the executive floors, guests can tuck into a continental breakfast and daily refreshments, provided by the butler service, while all rooms have a mini bar and 24-hour room service.
Step into the Alba Spa – the Royal Rose Hotel’s onsite spa – for an array of revitalising treatments. Open from 10am to 10pm, reenergise in the morning or rest after a busy day exploring Abu Dhabi.
The two ladies and three gents’ treatment rooms are kept separate, but all maintain the hotel’s opulent decor, with gold and wooden furnishings creating a royal oasis.
Relax with a hot stone, Swedish, Thai and many other types of massage, or book in for a facial, aromatherapy and additional refreshing treatments.
For a more active leisure pursuit, head to the fitness centre. State of the art equipment for working out your whole body are available – from treadmills and bikes to dumbbell racks and super benches.
It’s open from 6am to 11pm every day, with professional instructors and personal trainers on hand to assist with your fitness plans and offer coaching. There’s also a women-only room for personal fitness classes.
The Royal Rose Hotel swimming pool – La Piscine – is located on the rooftop and open from 9am to 9pm daily.
Swim some morning lengths, cool off in the afternoon or float around as the sun sets over Abu Dhabi during the early evening. The temperature-controlled pool keeps you comfortable throughout the year.
Plenty of deck chairs and sun loungers surround La Piscine, so you can dry off while tucking into a healthy snack or drink from the poolside bar.
There’s a shaded children’s pool and play area adjacent for safe family fun, while new swimmers looking to learn can try the swimming classes.
Abu Dhabi Beach is less than a ten-minute drive from the Royal Rose Hotel. This peaceful area is easily accessible and a quiet spot to relax.
Further down is the livelier and longer Corniche Beach. It spans a mile and a half (two kilometres) and is split into three sections – with Gate 2 suited to singles and groups while the others are better for families.
Cycle and pedestrian pathways run along the beachfront, with volleyball courts and football pitches if you want to get your heart rate up.
For some fresh air, the top floor of the Royal Rose Hotel provides a bird's-eye view of the bustling city below. This is where both the adult and children’s open-air swimming pools can be found.
If you don’t fancy a swim, the comfy sun loungers let you soak up some rays in peace. Enjoy the warmth while immersing yourself in the latest bestseller, pop on some headphones and listen to a popular podcast or tap your toes along to a vibrant album.
Alternatively, simply cool off under the shade of a parasol with a chilled drink from the poolside snack bar.
Book one of the four Rose Suites on the 15th and 16th floors to make the most of a spacious balcony. It’s one of the best places to watch the sun rise and set in private over Abu Dhabi’s iconic skyline.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
No, the Royal Rose Hotel is a dry hotel that does not serve any alcohol in its bars and restaurants. You may drink any alcohol bought in duty free at the airport in your hotel room though. At the Brasserie Cafe you can also order mocktails.
You can take a hotel car each way from the Royal Rose Hotel to Ferrari World™ Abu Dhabi for the ultimate convenience. Alternatively, book a taxi and you will be charged by the meter. The journey takes about 30 minutes.
As per the law, you need to carry identification for all occupants and any visiting guests. This can be an Emirates ID, UAE driving licence or a passport. It must be the original Emirates ID or passport, as the hotel does not accept photocopies.
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