Culture, white sandy beaches, luxury hotels and a competition-worthy golf course can all be found on the 27-square-km island that is Saadiyat. Within easy and quick access to downtown Abu Dhabi and only 20-minutes from Abu Dhabi International Airport, Saadiyat Island, is the perfect choice for those wanting to experience luxury within a short-space of time of arriving at their destination. Read on to discover more about our favourite luxury hotels on Saadiyat Island.
The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort
True to its name, this island resort is a beautiful blend of city living and waterside relaxation. The seductive Arabian Gulf outside the doors of the hotel offers an escape from the everyday and the golf club gives you a reason to enjoy the great outdoors. Located Saadiyat Cultural District, the hotel is minutes from a wildlife refuge and downtown Abu Dhabi. There are three decadent pools to enjoy in addition to the sand and surf. Dining is eclectic, a selection of international cuisines. For a true respite, the St. Regis will always deliver.
Rixos Premium Saadiyat Island
The all-inclusive resort is a top choice for a luxurious family holiday. Located on pristine white sands next to the Arabian Gulf, there is an abundance of outdoor and indoor activities; from tennis, paddleboarding, personal training sessions and so much more – guaranteed to entertain all ages. There are seven different room types, five suite types, and two villa types to choose from, all of which are generously proportioned and stylishly appointed. The resort has seven restaurants, offering a truly international selection of cuisines and an ambiance suited to every occasion – with one restaurant reserved exclusively for villa-only residents. The hotel has four bars to enjoy a sociable drink; for an elegant experience, guests can quench their thirst at the lobby bar or a more relaxed vibe the swim-up pool bar is a perfect choice. And for the ultimate in relaxation guests can relax or rejuvenate at the wellness spa; Anjana is the largest spa on Saadiyat Island and guests are spoilt by the myriad of luxury treatments available.
Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel and Villas
Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi is an award-winning beach resort that presents guests with a seamless experience of old-world charm and new age culture. Rooms and suites are spacious and sleek, with all the modern-day amenities a guest would expect from a Park Hyatt hotel. Depending on the room or suite type chosen, guests can enjoy unrivalled views of the Arabian Gulf, landscaped gardens, and a private pool and terrace. For guests that enjoy action there are plenty of activities within the resort including; tennis courts, a fully equipped gym, water sports, a spa and wellness centre and kids club – to name a few and in the nearby area guests can enjoy a round or two at the Saadiyat Beach Golf Club which is just a short walk away, explore the coastal habitats on a boat tour or take in the hustle and bustle of the cultural capital. The resort boasts a wonderful range of cuisine served in its three restaurants; from all-day casual dining to an elegant experience guests will not be disappointed. A great choice for an all-round luxury experience.