Intercontinental Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

85%
2 K reviews
Very good romantic hotel. Located near shopping areas and the beach. Great pool. Beautiful beach.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Double Bed
    • Radio
    • Bathroom
    • Safe
    • Internet Access
    • Shower
    • Hairdryer
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Air conditioning (individually regulated)
    • Minibar
    • Bathtub
    • Tea/coffee maker
    • Lounge
    • Fridge
    • Carpeting
    • Satellite/cable TV
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
  • Facility
    • Elevators
    • Laundry Service
    • Playground
    • Hotel Room Safe
    • Shops
    • Hairdresser
    • Foyer
    • Café
    • Currency Exchange
    • Newspaper stand
    • WLAN access
    • Game room
    • Bar(s)
    • Room Service
    • Nightclub
    • Conference Room
    • Public Internet Access
  • Food
    • Evening Buffet
    • Breakfast Served
    • Half Board
    • All inclusive
    • Full Board
    Activities
    • Children's Pool
    • Lounge Chairs
    • Sun terrace
    • Jacuzzi
    • Outdoor Pool(s)
    • Number of Pools
    • Massage
    • Squash
    • Steam bath
    • Sauna
    • Tennis
    • Beach Umbrellas
    • Beach Volleyball
    • Pool bar
    • Children's Entertainment
King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud Street Abu Dhabi

Location

The hotel enjoys a prime location on the shores of the Arabian Gulf, 7 minutes from the city centre, 10 minutes from Abu Dhabi international exhibition centre and a 30-minute drive from Abu Dhabi International Airport.

Facilities

Guests can feel at home in one of the 390 rooms. A lobby and a reception are available to travellers. Amenities include a safe and a currency exchange service. Wireless internet access in public areas allows guests to stay connected. Among the culinary options available at the hotel are a restaurant, a dining area, a café and a bar. Various shops are available, including a souvenir shop. The grounds of the accommodation feature a playground and an attractive garden. Additional features at the establishment include a newspaper stand and a playroom. Those arriving in their own vehicles can leave them in the car park of the hotel. Additional services include translation services, room service, a laundry service and a hairdresser. In addition, a shuttle service is offered.

Rooms

Each of the rooms is appointed with air conditioning and a bathroom. Most of the accommodation units offer a sea view. A safe, a minibar and a desk are also available. Additional features include a fridge, a mini fridge and a tea/coffee station. An ironing set is also available for travellers' convenience. Little extras, including internet access, a telephone, a TV, a radio, a CD player, a DVD player and WiFi, contribute to a great stay. Slippers are laid out in each of the rooms. The bathrooms are fitted with a shower and a hot tub. A hairdryer and bathrobes are available for everyday use. The accommodation offers non-smoking rooms and smoking rooms.

Sports/Entertainment

The establishment features an outdoor pool and a children's pool. A waterslide offers fun for all ages. A terrace, sun loungers and parasols are available. The hot tub is the perfect place to relax. The poolside bar serves a selection of refreshing drinks. Tennis and beach volleyball are available to active guests. Sport and leisure facilities at the hotel include a gym and squash. The accommodation offers a range of services in the wellness area, such as a sauna, a steam bath, a beauty salon and massage treatments, and for an additional fee, a spa. Additional services include an entertainment programme for children, offering numerous activities.

Meals

A variety of catering options can be booked. Guests can choose between half board, full board and all-inclusive. Available meals include breakfast, lunch and dinner. Alcohol-free drinks and alcoholic beverages are offered.

Payment

The following credit cards are accepted at the establishment: American Express, VISA, Diners Club and MasterCard.

Ratings

  • Location
    92%
    "Great location"

    Great selection of restaurants. Lovely beach club. Great choice of restaurants.

    "Great location." "Close to the city centre, the beach, restaurants, and bars, with fantastic sightseeing." "Good car access, but so-so parking." "Airport access is difficult."

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  • Wellness Area
    88%
    "Great wellness & sports facilities"

    Well-equipped gyms. Wonderful health club. Nice gym.

    "Awesome wellness and fitness areas."

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  • Pool
    85%
    "Great pool"

    Swimming pools next to. New pool. Great pool area.

    "Good pool, acceptably clean."

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  • Service
    84%
    "Fantastic service"

    Staff are excellent. Staff was very accommodating. Amazing welcome.

    "Well-managed, with professional, cheery service and thorough housekeeping." "Room service is average." "Recreation staff could be nicer." "Average restaurant service." "Great concierge service." "Good shuttle service." "Pool/beach service is ok."

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  • Breakfast
    80%
    "Tasty breakfast"

    Fantastic buffet breakfast. Awesome brunch. Breakfast buffet excellent.

    "Reasonably priced, tasty breakfasts."

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  • Food
    79%
    "Delicious food"

    Delicious buffets. Delicious fries. Amazing mussels.

    "Good menu, good food, desserts, fruits, and snacks." "Overpriced, badly cleaned restaurant makes for a poor experience." "Excellent salads and seafood." "Pork dishes are adequate."

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  • Beach
    79%
    "Beautiful beach"

    Private beach. Next to the hotel Beach. Amazing beach area.

    "Clean beach."

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  • Room
    66%
    "Room is all right"

    AC wasn't working. Quiet aircon. There was no pillow.

    "Beds and views are impressive, but cleanliness just so-so." "Ill-maintained, older rooms with poorly reviewed balconies." "Decent bathroom size but bad A/C." "Shower can be a problem." "Minibars and TVs are okay."

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  • WiFi
    65%
    "Regular internet service"

    Including USB. Fast wifi connection.

    "Average wifi quality." "Free internet."

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  • Vibe
    48%
    "Vibe is not too good"

    Toilets are old. Dated building. Miserable decor.

    "Atmosphere is friendly but the vibe is low." "Hotel could use some updating." "Luxurious Hotel." "Pleasant entrance area." "Nice for romantic trips." "Awesome for families." "Luxury hotel."

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