The 9 Best 5-Star Luxury Hotels in Abu Dhabi

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Discover our selection of the 9 best 5-star luxury hotels in Abu Dhabi , where opulence, comfort and exceptional service will transport you to a heavenly universe.

In Abu Dhabi, the idea of ​​having it all is a tangible reality. Blending equal parts Arabian tradition and splendid modernity, Abu Dhabi offers unlimited sunshine, world-class attractions and a reputation as the cultural heart of the United Arab Emirates.

Shopaholics can indulge in the impressive malls and colorful souks, where you can find a variety of luxury brands, antiques, perfumes and hand-woven kilim rugs. Discover our selection of the most beautiful luxury hotels in Abu Dhabi!

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The centerpiece of Al Maryah Island, the Rosewood Abu Dhabi offers superb luxury and attentive service.

Spacious and comfortable, the rooms are artfully decorated in subtle tones of dark wood and natural materials, with Arabic-inspired fabrics and Egyptian cotton Pratesi linens. In a peaceful environment is the Sense, a Rosewood spa, which offers a wide range of therapies, treatments and services. The 34-story Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi at Al Maryah Island offers stunning views of the city skyline and the Arabian Gulf.

The 200 guest rooms and suites are bright and airy, with plenty of natural light from floor-to-ceiling windows.

The hotel also has a steak restaurant, The Forge, and a casual restaurant, Al Fresco. Spend the day on the beach or lounging by the impressive pools, or ask the concierge about the many waterfront activities.

Located in a natural bay on the shores of the Arabian Gulf, Emirates Palace Abu Dhabi boasts 1.3 kilometers of private beach. This palatial property is a short walk from the city’s Corniche, a seafront promenade lined with parks, restaurants, and cafes, and the hotel’s marina where privately chartered ships dock.

The 394 rooms and suites of the hotel are of absolute romantic luxury. Coral rooms offer courtyard views, while Pearl rooms overlook the sea. Suites are thoughtfully furnished and feature whirlpool tubs, luxury bedding, on-board controls, entertainment system in the room and all modern amenities. Each room has 24-hour butler service.

With 14 food and beverage outlets, you’re sure to find the cuisine of your choice. The sophisticated, old-world charm of the Havana Club, with its premium hand-rolled cigars and intoxicating cocktails, is highly regarded, as is the Pavillion, which offers panoramic sea views and an a la carte menu featuring a selection Arabic mezze, Middle Eastern and internationally inspired dishes, as well as Emirati dishes by Mezlai. The Emirates Palace is now managed by Mandarin Oriental.

The hotel offers five room categories: One-Bedroom Mangrove View Villas, Beach View Villas, Pool Villas, and the Anantara Two-Bedroom Pool Villa.

All rooms have a terrace and a spacious bathroom with a luxurious bathtub, a shower and two sinks. Interiors are a mix of Emirati-style items and natural motifs that contribute to the coastal vibe.

You can enjoy an elegant seaside swimming pool or choose to explore the surroundings of the island and spot the fauna and flora roaming free. Kayak the waters, tour the island on horseback, or snorkel in the protected reefs.

Al Yamm guests have access to facilities at Anantara Desert Islands and Al Sahel resorts. Treat yourself to a soothing massage at Al Yamm or visit the spa at the Desert Islands oasis. L’Olio d’Al Yamm is an Italian-style beach restaurant where you can enjoy your meals.

Sir Bani Yas Island is a nature reserve founded by His Highness Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan. It is home to wild animals, including the Arabian oryx, which has almost disappeared. Wild animals, especially gazelles, peacocks and partridges, will make you realize that you are truly immersed in nature here.

The Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel and Villas is located on a 9 kilometer private beach on Saadiyat Island and invites you to relax in the sun on the Arabian Sea.

The 306 luxuriously appointed rooms, suites and private villas harmoniously blend understated elegance with regional charm. Villas, Beach View Suites, and Garden Suites have private pools, while Standard Ocean View Rooms have private balconies with daybeds. Sleek and modern, the color palette is fresh with the heavy use of whites and creams, which adds to the coastal vibe.

Understated design elements and soft lighting add to the ambience, and each room has floor-to-ceiling windows to take advantage of the surroundings. This exclusive retreat is located on an environmentally protected natural sandy beach, adjacent to Saadiyat Beach Golf Club, an 18-hole golf course designed by Gary Player, just minutes from the Abu Dhabi Corniche and the main business district of the city.

The resort offers a selection of elegant restaurants. The Park Bar & Grill serves carefully selected steaks, while the Café, a stylish all-day dining restaurant, offers international dishes. The Beach House offers Mediterranean influences and excellent views of Saadiyat Beach.

Derived from the Sanskrit word for ‘home’, Shala Beach Lounge is a barefoot haven of honest, eco-friendly cuisine. The hotel has a beautifully maintained garden, children’s pool, limousine service and business center.

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