4.5
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Amenities

  •  Babysitting
  •  Gym
  •  Handicap Accessible
  •  Kids Club
  •  Parking On Site
  •  Pool
  •  Restaurant
  •  Spa
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Overview

Location

With a stay at The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal in Abu Dhabi, you’ll be on the waterfront and convenient to Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque and Sheikh Zayed Stadium. This 5-star hotel is within close proximity of The Souq at Qaryat Al Beri and Al Maqtaa Fort.

Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 532 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and minibars. 42-inch LCD televisions with pay movies provide entertainment, with wired and wireless Internet access available for a surcharge. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature designer toiletries and bidets. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.

Spa, Wellness & Premium Amenities

Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages, body treatments, and facials. You can soak up the sun at the private beach or enjoy other recreational amenities including a health club and an outdoor pool. Additional amenities at this hotel include wireless Internet access (surcharge), concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge).

Food & Drink

Grab a bite to eat at one of the hotel’s 6 restaurants and 2 coffee shops/cafés, or stay in and take advantage of 24-hour room service. Thirsty? Quench your thirst at one of the 2 bars/lounges or 2 poolside bars.

Business & Travel Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, limo/town car service, and express check-in. Planning an event in Abu Dhabi? This hotel has 23478 square feet (2181 square meters) of space consisting of conference space and a meeting room. A shuttle from the airport to the hotel is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free valet parking is available onsite.

How to Get There

The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal
Al Maqta Area
Abu Dhabi, 91888 United Arab Emirates

Reviews

Great Stay
Sara G

Sparkling clean and quiet rooms, fantastic views, great on-site restaurants. The service is remarkable-- from the bellmen, to concierge, to the pool staff, to the breakfast buffet. Made to order breakfast buffet that offers world cuisine ready to eat, plus made to order coffee. Pool service is phenomenal- the staff will literally move the "shadow" for you without even having to ask to provide you shade from the sun. I truly felt spoiled. Phenomenal restaurants right on property. Coffee in the lobby with Seregne is a delight. Would recommend to family and friends.

The Ritz for the package holiday crowd
benzito55

Had a wonderful stay here which was mainly due to the upgrade I received at check in to a garden villa which was fabulous. The food that I experienced in the Asian and Italian restaurants was first class as well. The only issue which for me lost one star in the review was breakfast. It is apparent at breakfast that although this is a Ritz Carlton it caters to mainly a package holiday kind of crowd. While this is absolutely fine it did have an impact at breakfast which felt super crowded with many young families, more like a Disney vacation hotel. Unfortunately this also had an impact on the breakfast quality where items felt more mass produced for a crowd then the high quality you would expect at a Ritz Carlton.

Great setup; perfect for holidays
traveler_uk_german

Stayed already there two years ago and got a deal to stay for another night in this trip.

Came from ethiad towers - was happy there as well although that one is clearly more for business. Ritz Carlton is great for vacations - phantastic pool; big rooms - yes not brand new but still in great shape and very comfortable and relaxing. Great location to the mosque and the boats to cross the river to the other hotels and souck. You’ll be very happy in this hotel for relacing.

Hotel stuff are happy and you feel that - try to compare that to ethiad towers .... what a difference it makes to your stay .....

Nearby restaurants in Venetian village are nice - only tried out Tokyo and felt quite overpriced.