The Emirates Palace Hotel gives its guests exactly what it says on the tin. From jaw-dropping views over its private natural bay flowing along the pristine waters of the Arabian Gulf and Marina to 5-star luxuries fit for royals. Adorned with crystal mosaics, silver and gold, this Arabian paradise of a hotel will truly make its guests feel like they’re living it the setting of the 1001 Arabian Nights. Each room is decadently decorated to the finest finishings, holding true to this Abu Dhabi hotel’s rich history. The in-house Pavillion restaurant, offering spectacular 360-degree sea views over its seemingly endless private beach, features buffets of Arabian Meze - a great opportunity to sample Middle Eastern delicacies. Additionally, guests have a great selection of 14 other restaurants to tickle their taste-buds in - all run by internationally recognised chefs. The Emirates Palace Hotel offers entertainment in abundance and allows its guests to either relax at one of its two opulent pools, its top-notch spa, a fitness centre and a kids club, allowing couples to enjoy some much deserved, romantic “us time” during their stay in Abu Dhabi. For those wanting to explore more of the surrounds, the Abu Dhabi Exhibition Center, Marina Mall and Heritage Centre are just a few minutes drive.
HOTEL VIEW: ARABIAN GULF, MARINA, ABU DHABI SKYLINE, PRIVATE BEACH An Abu Dhabi Hotel View captured by @alenagee
Consisting of five luxuriously sculpted towers overlooking the stunning Arabian Gulf and glittering Abu Dhabi skyline, the Jumeirah at Etihad Towers Hotel sets the precedent for what a lavish, 5-star hotel in the UAE should be. Offering services such as spa treatments in its world-class Talise Spa, delectable dining at Rosewater (for the best hotel buffet breakfasts) along with several other eateries, complimentary access to the iconic Observation Deck at 300 and free shuttle services to and from Jumeirah at Saadiyat Island Resort - guests will feel absolutely taken care of in these immaculate serviced apartments & suites. Having a private beach doesn’t hurt either - so in case you’re looking for one of the best beach hotels in Abu Dhabi, here’s a match. Additionally, easy access to The Landmark Tower, World Trade Center Mall and beautiful Abu Dhabi Marina is but a few of the many perks that come with staying at the Jumeirah at Etihad Towers Hotel.
HOTEL VIEW: ABU DHABI SKYLINE, ARABIAN GULF, ABU DHABI CORNICHE An Abu Dhabi Hotel View captured by @tommybettscheider
Situated on a pristine private beach, visitors of the Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri can experience uninterrupted panoramic views including the Abu Dhabi Straight, and the hotel’s perfectly landscaped gardens from selected rooms. If wanting to take in the incredible scenery found across the Arabian Gulf from up close, guests can go aboard one of the hotel’s provided luxury gondola rides. Additionally, guests will swoon at the abundance of spa treatments on offer in the Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri’s. The two outdoor pools, sophisticated architectural & interior designs and distinctive touch of elegance puts this 5-star Abu Dhabi hotel in a league of its own. Foodies will ravish at the selection of authentic Chinese (Shang Palace) and French (Bord Eau) cuisines available on the menu. For those wishing to explore more of the surrounds and attractions in Abu Dhabi, Sheikh Zayed Mosque is only a 15-minute drive away, while the iconic Al Maqtaa Fort is within arm’s reach. After spending the days exploring the city or just lounging by the pool, why not stop off at the hotel’s Al Hanah Bar for a nightcap and chilled-out atmosphere?
HOTEL VIEW: ABU DHABI STRAIGHT, ARABIAN GULF, PRIVATE BEACH, ABU DHABI SKYLINE, LANDSCAPED GARDENS An Abu Dhabi Hotel View captured by @fimacpics
Grand Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel & Residences Emirates Pearl (5 Star)
Welcome to Grand Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel & Residences Emirates Pearl, consistently ranked as one of the top hotels in Abu Dhabi. From soaring views over the Arabian Gulf, West Corniche neighbourhood, Abu Dhabi Skyline and Emirates Palace, guests will feel as if they have completely stepped into the heart of Abu Dhabi. Here, one will find a marriage of designer shopping experiences and trendy eateries surrounding the hotel - which is placed right in the bustle of the Abu Dhabi Business District. Featuring a 24-hour Wellness & Fitness club, a spectacular infinity pool overlooking the Arabian Gulf and world-class dining & nightlife experiences (such as at Lexx, Verso and the Pearl Lounge), there is almost no limit to what one can experience when staying at the Grand Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel & Residences Emirates Pearl. Nearby attractions include The World Trade Center Mall, The Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Louvre Abu Dhabi, Emirates Palace and Warner Bros. Plaza.
HOTEL VIEW: ABU DHABI SKYLINE, EMIRATES PALACE, ARABIAN GULF, CORNICHE NEIGHBOURHOOD, MARINA An Abu Dhabi Hotel View captured by @lxmb_stella
Dripping with luxurious, contemporary design and decor, the Rosewood Abu Dhabi is situated along the highly sought after Arabian Gulf (which can be viewed from most rooms) on Al Maryah Island - the very heart of the new Abu Dhabi Financial Center. Here, guests can take part in fierce workouts at the in-house gym and relax at The Sense Spa afterwards for some much-deserved downtime; or take a dip in the refreshing pool. When it comes to meal-times, few do it better than the Rosewood Abu Dhabi restaurants. Featuring a staggering eight restaurants in its midst, guests have a fantastic selection of cuisines from all across the world. To top it off, you can either choose enjoying a sophisticated drink at the La Cava bar & lounge or join the party at Glo or Hidden Bar where cocktails are a must-try. Nearby Abu Dhabi attractions include high-end shopping at The Galleria, stunning art-works at The Louvre Abu Dhabi, touring the iconic Landmark Tower and so much more.
HOTEL VIEW: ABU DHABI SKYLINE, ARABIAN GULF, AL MARYAH ISLAND SKYLINE An Abu Dhabi Hotel View captured by @phnx_
Khalidiya Palace Rayhaan by Rotana, Abu Dhabi (5 Star)
The Khalidiya Palace Rayhaan by Rotana, Abu Dhabi prides itself on being one of the top located hotels in Abu Dhabi featuring views across the turquoise waters of the Arabian Gulf and the famous Presidential Palace. The hotel’s interiors are a blend between traditional Arabian and elegant contemporary styles. Tantalize your taste-buds with the delectable selection of meals at the hotel’s in-house eateries - Kamoon (offering pure Arabic gastronomy) and The Lounge (found in the lobby of the hotel). Days spent at this luxury Abu Dhabi hotel typically include relaxing by the pool, treating yourself to a much-needed massage at the Wellness and Massage spa or exploring the nearby Abu Dhabi attractions: Abu Dhabi Exhibition Center, Emirates Palace, and The Landmark Tower. For a late night drink we recommend heading to the close-by Sunset Bar for taking in the stunning views over the gulf.
HOTEL VIEW: ARABIAN GULF, ABU DHABI SKYLINE, PRIVATE BEACH, PRESIDENTIAL PALACE An Abu Dhabi Hotel View captured by @frzl.ice
Situated in the sleek, sky-reaching Nation Towers, the views over Abu Dhabi’s vibrant Corniche, Marina Mall, World Trade Center Mall and Sheikh Zayed's iconic Mosque (all within nearby distance) are enough to leave you gasping for air - particularly if you’re opting to end your day at the hotel’s rooftop bar (the Azura Panoramic Lounge) as the sun sets over the stunning Abu Dhabi Skyline. For those who feel like splashing out, we certainly recommend booking The Abu Dhabi Suite (perched atop the bridge between the two Nation Towers) for immaculate 360 views. The St. Regis Abu Dhabi sure knows how to make their guests feel like royalty and upon checking in, visitors will be treated to some of the most opulent interior designs found in any luxury hotel. From stunning marble floors and crystal chandeliers to contemporary suites and even their very own butler - there isn’t much more one could ask for when checking-in to this 5-star hotel, most certainly one of the best in Abu Dhabi. Of course, to match its style, location and sophisticated atmosphere, The St. Regis Abu Dhabi spares no expense when it comes to world-class gastronomy: with a selection between dining at the rustic Villa Toscana (serving Tuscan Italian cuisines), or choosing to sink your teeth into international dishes served at The Terrace on the beautiful Corniche - we’re sure you’ll find everything you need and more to tickle your palate. Additionally, sunny days at The St. Regis Abu Dhabi calls for meals served at the Cabana Beach Bar & Grill where everything from burgers & fries to salads and paninis is served. Mix that with sun-bathing alongside a spectacular pool & private beach and you’re set to have a great time on your next stay in Abu Dhabi!
HOTEL VIEW: ABU DHABI CORNICHE, MARINA MALL, MARINA BAY, WORLD TRADE CENTER MALL, SHEIKH ZAYED MOSQUE, ABU DHABI SKYLINE, ARABIAN GULF An Abu Dhabi Hotel View captured by @jadeinspirations
Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi at Al Maryah Island (5 Star)
Offering limitless views over the glistening waters of the Arabian Gulf and twinkling lights of the ever-expanding Abu Dhabi skyline, the 5-star Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi at Al Maryah Island hotel sets itself apart as being one of the top voted hotels to stay at in Abu Dhabi. A relaxing atmosphere lingers here and guests can enjoy luxurious treatments at the in-house spa, days spent lounging at the pool or grabbing a drink on the luxe rooftop terrace while taking in the panoramic views. The Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi at Al Maryah Island hotel provides 200 rooms to choose from - all with ocean views might we add! Trying to decide where to dine may prove to be a challenge, as the hotel features six unique restaurants & lounges within its walls. From having breakfast at Crust, lunch at Cafe Milano, dinner at Butcher & Still, to tantalizing your taste-buds with light, gourmet dishes at the Eclipse Terrace Lounge while gazing at the sunset over Abu Dhabi - we’re sure you will never go about with an empty belly. When exploring the surrounds, be sure to check out some of the must-see landmarks in Abu Dhabi (all a stone’s throw from the hotel), such as The Grand Market, the Louvre Abu Dhabi, The Landmark Tower and the stunning Club Marina.
HOTEL VIEW: ARABIAN GULF, ABU DHABI SKYLINE, SEA VIEWS An Abu Dhabi Hotel View captured by @juli_lv777
With windows framing uninterrupted views over the Abu Dhabi’s cityscape, the elegant 5-star Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi hotel is surely one of the best hotel choices in Abu Dhabi. Its Thai inspired design and services will have guests swooning which comes as no surprise, considering this fabulous property was selected as one of the World’s Greatest Luxury Hotels in March 2017. With world-class hospitality, close proximity to the lush natural habitat of the Corniche, suites that will leave you breathless and several international, fine-dining, establishments within its midst, who wouldn’t want to spend a few nights being pampered? Offering a range of spa treatments at Namm Spa, limousine transportation, babysitting services and so much more, there is no end to how the Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi hotel will cater to every guest’s need. For those with itchy feet and a keenness to explore the most iconic landmarks in Abu Dhabi - the Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi hotel’s great location has you covered. Visit the iconic Landmark Tower, check out the magnificent Emirates Palace, regard the stunning pieces at The Louvre Abu Dhabi and bask in the cultural tradition of the UAE at the eye-catching Sheikh Zayed Mosque.
HOTEL VIEW: ABU DHABI SKYLINE, LANDMARK TOWER An Abu Dhabi Hotel View captured by @fsm_alsouqi
Andaz Capital Gate Abu Dhabi - a concept by Hyatt (5 Star)
Set in the world-famous Capital Gate Building, the Andaz Capital Gate Abu Dhabi - a concept by Hyatt takes ultra-modern architecture and luxurious suites to a new level. With floor-to-ceiling windows, guests are sure to be blown away by the panoramic views soaring across the Abu Dhabi city skyline. The Andaz Capital Gate Abu Dhabi is certainly a place for those who like the finer things in life. For instance, booking yourself into the Ryana Spa (taking its style influence from the Arabian Peninsula) will have you feeling totally relaxed, while the 19th floor outdoor pool with its spectacular views and in-house fitness center are sure to leave you completely rejuvenated. Featuring two restaurants on-site, 18 Degrees (providing delicious Mediteranian dishes) and the Andaz Lounge (providing gourmet pastries and snacks in the opulent library area), guests will crawling back for more when opting to “eat-in”. Additionally, the surrounding attractions of the Andaz Capital Gate Abu Dhabi are seemingly endless - from shopping trips to The Galleria, exploring the culture at the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque and The Louvre Abu Dhabi, to admiring the works of art at the 165 Below Art Gallery and travels to The Corniche or Yas Beach.
HOTEL VIEW: ABU DHABI CITY SKYLINE, ARABIAN GULF An Abu Dhabi Hotel View captured by @barca05
When stepping into the Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel and Villas beach resort, not only will you receive world-class, 5-star luxuries and treatments, but you will also be entering a world of duality: with the contrast between the glorious shores of Saadiyat in its backyard and the golden sands of the Arabian desert on its doorstep, guests are certainly in for quite a unique stay in Abu Dhabi. Doing a marvellous job of combining tradition with new-age culture, the Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel and Villas offers a desert island sanctuary filled with total peace and relaxation. 306 luxurious rooms, suites and villas await and feature splendid views, either across the Arabian Gulf, the pristine gardens or the opulent pools. Exceptional dining experiences can be found on the resort, with several fine-dining eateries to choose from; including The Park Bar & Grill, The Cafe and The Beachouse. For pre (or post) dinner drinks, be sure to head over to the timeless “The Park Bar”, where your inner-sommelier with be totally enthused by the floor-to-ceiling wine display and selection. Additional activities to take part in at the resort are endless and one can choose between rejuvenating at the Atarmia Spa, go for a hole-in-one at the Saadiyat Beach Golf Club, relax on the beach - or all of the above!
HOTEL VIEW: SAADIYAT BEACH, ARABIAN GULF, LANDSCAPED GARDENS, ARABIAN DESERT An Abu Dhabi Hotel View captured by @mrgermanotta
At The Abu Dhabi EDITION boutique hotel, guests will be treated with a 5-star gem that features elegant suites with scenic views over the Marina and Abu Dhabi Skyline from their very own balconies. Marble bathrooms, luxurious, contemporary finishes and world-class services await all who check in to The Abu Dhabi EDITION. The Edition Spa is ready to transport you to a world of relaxation and invigoration with its local Abu Dhabi practices, beauty services, & traditional Hammam facilities. Dine on international cuisines at Market at EDITION restaurant, sink your teeth into an expertly prepared steak at the Oak Room restaurant or opt for exotic, Mediterranean cuisines at Alba Terrace. For those wanting to experience more of Abu Dhabi, the iconic Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, The Louvre Abu Dhabi and Abu Dhabi Sailing and yacht Club are within close proximity of The Abu Dhabi EDITION hotel.
HOTEL VIEW: DHABI SKYLINE, MARINA An Abu Dhabi Hotel View captured by @mrml0527
There is an understated luxury that lingers at the Jumeirah at Saadiyat Island Resort and caters to just about everyone: from couples looking for a romantic retreat, families wanting to experience an unforgettable Abu Dhabi holiday together or luxury travellers in search of the next 5-star escape. With modernly decorated suites featuring panoramic ocean views over the Arabian Gulf and a 400 meter natural beach, to villas with private pools and complementary services, guests staying at this Saadiyat Island Resort Hotel will see their expectations surpassed. With seven unique restaurant and bar experiences to choose from, three spectacular pools to splash around in and a spa that allows its guests to disconnect for a few hours. Travelling with the little ones? The Jumeirah at Saadiyat Island Resort features a children & teens club to keep the kids happy while parents enjoy some much deserved romantic experiences. Despite the hotel’s secluded location in Saadiyat Island, there’s plenty to do when wandering away from the resort and quite a few famous landmarks to check out while sightseeing in Abu Dhabi. For instance, The Louvre Abu Dhabi is only around 10-minutes drive away, while the upscale The Galleria Al Maryah Island is a mere 20 minutes away.
HOTEL VIEW: SAADIYAT BEACH, ARABIAN GULF, POOLS An Abu Dhabi Hotel View captured by @kandaclub
Situated on the highly sought-after Al Bateen Marina, the Royal M Hotel & Resort Abu Dhabi is sure to win you over with its distinguished services and luxuries. Spectacular views of the Al Bateen Wharf, Abu Dhabi Skyline and Marina can be enjoyed from selected rooms, suites & villas, while the style and decór brings forth an unprecedented contemporary chicness. Book a couple of relaxing treatments at the bespoke in-house spa, take a dip in the irresistible infinity pool or have a romantic sunset dinner on the beach. Without ever needing to leave the hotel premises, guests are invited to an abundance of gourmet dining experiences under one roof: from feasting at the decadent Mezze Dining Room, splashing out at the Celebrity Restaurant, to living it up on the beachfront Marina Bar and feeling suave at the Cuvee Bar. And if all this isn’t enough to entice you, just head over to the nearby Landmark Tower, World Trade Center Mall, The Emirates Palace and the Grand Market for some of the very best sightseeing, cultural and shopping experiences Abu Dhabi has to offer.
HOTEL VIEW: AL BATEEN WHARF, ABU DHABI SKYLINE, ARABIAN GULF, AL BATEEN MARINA An Abu Dhabi Hotel View captured by @juhjuw