The Ritz Carlton hotel located, at the Grand Canal, Khor Al Maqta’a, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates is truly grand in every sense of the word. From the large imposing building to the expansive lobby, it boasts of world class luxury. It is the best place to escape and experience the luxury of an Arabian resort, a place where European elegance blends with Middle Eastern tradition.
The hotel is well laid out in a beautifully landscaped gardens, gurgling fountains and Venetian-inspired buildings. The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, gives a luxury beach resort experience minutes away from the city centre. You can experience the Bedouin-inspired spa or have a taste of the exquisite dinner experience at the restaurants.
Ritz Carlton features elegant accommodations including guest rooms, suite and private villas. The guest rooms allows you access to breathtaking views of the pool, beach or gardens depending on which part of the building you are staying. The rooms also comes with a 300-thread-count linens featuring Ritz Carlton signature acanthus leaf motif and spacious wardrobe. For the bathroom, there is a Marble bath with Asprey amenities for your pleasure. There is also separate shower, separate WC, double vanities, shaving/make-up mirror and hair dryer including plush terry robes, towels and slippers.
If you want to stay in touch with what’s going on at work or you just want to connect with friends online, there is high-speed wired and wireless Internet access. With the 42-inch LCD TV with local and international channels you are sure to stay tuned to different TV programmes. There is a fully stocked honour bar and 24-hour in-room dining. There is a safety deposit box where you can store your valuables.
In addition to twice-daily housekeeping attention, there is iron and ironing board plus laundry and valet services. You can enjoy shoe-shine service while there is complimentary local newspaper for you to be up to date with what is happening in the city. There is a choice of smoking and non-smoking rooms.
The exclusive Club Level Lounge, located on the top floor, features panoramic views of Al Maqta creek through its glass walls. This is an intimately private setting for guests at the hotel. In addition to a bespoke service, the Club Lounge offers non-stop culinary services including breakfast which begins at 6:30a.m and ends at 11 a.m. There is midday snacks from 12 noon to 2 p.m. plus afternoon tea and light snacks from 2pm to 4 p.m. You can treat yourself to an evening hors d’oeuvres from 5p.m. to 8 p.m. plus cordials and desserts from 8 to 10 p.m. There is complimentary coffee and cookies 24-hours a day.
You may also rejuvenate your body with a good swim at the private beach or sprawling 1,600-square-meter outdoor pool. There is a luxury beachfront spa that offers relaxing treatments and a salon. Likewise the 24-hour fitness centre featuring state-of-the-art equipment and classes is a place to burn out the excess calories. For parents with children, the child-friendly amenities including Ritz Kids and babysitting services is good for you.
You can go for excursions to local attractions through Sunshine Travel & Tours or choose to shop at the high-end luxury boutiques. With the 24-hour currency exchange and ATM, you can never run out of cash. When next you are in Abu Dhabi stay at Ritz Carlton, the experience is worth it.