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Hotel Emirates Palace(5.5 stars)

West Corniche Road, Abu Dhabi View on map
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Rating by categories

  • Hotel in general
    5.9
  • Room
    5.9
  • Service
    5.7
  • Location
    5.5
  • Gastronomy
    5.8
  • Sport & Leisure
    5.8

Rating breakdown

  • excellent
    195
  • very good
    3
  • acceptable
    1
  • poor
    0
  • terrible
    0
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Ogi
Great as always!
  • Recommended hotel
  • Couples
  • Beach holiday
  • November 2015
Perfect long weekend, great restaurants and beach is fantastic. The staff is very attentiative. There is absolutely no ned to leave the hotel! the rooms are spacious, and the only minus is that its far away from other Abu Dhabi attractions. read hotel review
  • Service
    5.3
    Staff's knowledge of foreign language
    5.0
    Reception, check-in & check-out
    5.0
    Friendliness and helpfulness
    6.0
    Competence (handling complaints)
    5.0
  • Room
    5.8
    Size of the room
    6.0
    Size of the bathroom
    6.0
    Cleanliness & linen change
    6.0
    Room amenities (TV, balcony, safe, etc.)
    5.0
  • Sport & Leisure
    5.5
    Quality of the beach
    6.0
    Child care or playground
    5.0
    Leisure activities (e.g. sauna, tennis, entertainment, etc.)
    5.0
    Overall condition of the pool area
    6.0
  • Gastronomy
    6.0
    Variety of food and drinks
    6.0
    Overall cleanliness in the restaurant and in the dining areas
    6.0
    Quality of food and drinks
    6.0
    Atmosphere & furnishings
    6.0
  • Location
    5.0
    Proximity to shopping areas
    3.0
    Distance to the beach
    6.0
    Transportation connection and available excursions
    5.0
    Restaurants & bars in the area
    6.0
    Other leisure activities available
    5.0
  • Hotel
    5.5
    Condition of the Hotel
    6.0
    General cleanliness of the different areas
    6.0
    Disabled-friendly
    4.0
    Family friendliness
    6.0
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Extraordinary stay...
  • Recommended hotel
  • Friends
  • City break
  • August 2015
Grandiose and palace like hotel with many dining facilities and access to its own private beach, stretched over a kilometer, if not more. A+ service and higher category rooms come with their own buttler! Overall an extraordinary experience. read hotel review
  • Service
    6.0
    Staff's knowledge of foreign language
    6.0
    Reception, check-in & check-out
    6.0
    Friendliness and helpfulness
    6.0
    Competence (handling complaints)
    6.0
  • Hotel
    6.0
    Condition of the Hotel
    6.0
    General cleanliness of the different areas
    6.0
    Disabled-friendly
    6.0
    Family friendliness
    6.0
  • Location
    6.0
    Transportation connection and available excursions
    6.0
    Restaurants & bars in the area
    6.0
    Proximity to shopping areas
    6.0
    Other leisure activities available
    6.0
  • Sport & Leisure
    6.0
    Child care or playground
    6.0
    Leisure activities (e.g. sauna, tennis, entertainment, etc.)
    6.0
    Overall condition of the pool area
    6.0
  • Room
    6.0
    Size of the room
    6.0
    Cleanliness & linen change
    6.0
    Size of the bathroom
    6.0
    Room amenities (TV, balcony, safe, etc.)
    6.0
  • Gastronomy
    6.0
    Variety of food and drinks
    6.0
    Overall cleanliness in the restaurant and in the dining areas
    6.0
    Quality of food and drinks
    6.0
    Atmosphere & furnishings
    6.0
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Kenneth
Fabulous gold luxury hotel!
  • Recommended hotel
  • Families
  • Beach holiday
  • August 2015
Returning to this spacious fabulous hotel with gold and marmer allover. Enormous room with king bed and beautiful badroom. Lovely relaxing eastpool (westpool was closed for maintenance). Food was excellent (even lobster available). We had a wonderful stay with all you can desire. read hotel review
  • Sport & Leisure
    4.8
    Quality of the beach
    5.0
    Child care or playground
    4.0
    Leisure activities (e.g. sauna, tennis, entertainment, etc.)
    5.0
    Overall condition of the pool area
    5.0
  • Gastronomy
    6.0
    Variety of food and drinks
    6.0
    Overall cleanliness in the restaurant and in the dining areas
    6.0
    Quality of food and drinks
    6.0
    Atmosphere & furnishings
    6.0
  • Room
    6.0
    Size of the room
    6.0
    Cleanliness & linen change
    6.0
    Size of the bathroom
    6.0
    Room amenities (TV, balcony, safe, etc.)
    6.0
  • Hotel
    6.0
    Condition of the Hotel
    6.0
    General cleanliness of the different areas
    6.0
    Disabled-friendly
    6.0
    Family friendliness
    6.0
  • Service
    5.5
    Staff's knowledge of foreign language
    5.0
    Reception, check-in & check-out
    6.0
    Friendliness and helpfulness
    6.0
    Competence (handling complaints)
    5.0
  • Location
    4.4
    Proximity to shopping areas
    4.0
    Distance to the beach
    6.0
    Transportation connection and available excursions
    4.0
    Restaurants & bars in the area
    4.0
    Other leisure activities available
    4.0
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Thomas
A wonderful experience and great service
  • Recommended hotel
  • Couples
  • Beach holiday
  • July 2015
I love the Hotel, the Service is great and even if the hotel is really big it only has 300 rooms so the service is personal as well. I was 3 times already and will always go again. Best Hotel in town. Many awesome restaurants in the Hotel as well. read hotel review
  • Service
    6.0
    Staff's knowledge of foreign language
    6.0
    Reception, check-in & check-out
    6.0
    Friendliness and helpfulness
    6.0
    Competence (handling complaints)
    6.0
  • Sport & Leisure
    5.5
    Quality of the beach
    6.0
    Child care or playground
    6.0
    Leisure activities (e.g. sauna, tennis, entertainment, etc.)
    6.0
    Overall condition of the pool area
    4.0
  • Location
    5.2
    Proximity to shopping areas
    4.0
    Distance to the beach
    6.0
    Transportation connection and available excursions
    6.0
    Restaurants & bars in the area
    4.0
    Other leisure activities available
    6.0
  • Gastronomy
    5.0
    Variety of food and drinks
    5.0
    Overall cleanliness in the restaurant and in the dining areas
    6.0
    Quality of food and drinks
    4.0
    Atmosphere & furnishings
    5.0
  • Hotel
    5.5
    Condition of the Hotel
    6.0
    General cleanliness of the different areas
    6.0
    Disabled-friendly
    6.0
    Family friendliness
    4.0
  • Room
    5.5
    Size of the room
    5.0
    Size of the bathroom
    5.0
    Cleanliness & linen change
    6.0
    Room amenities (TV, balcony, safe, etc.)
    6.0
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Abdulla
Best luxury hotel
  • Recommended hotel
  • Couples
  • City break
  • February 2015
Its very good hotel i use it for city break and to change my mode. The beach near the hotel was amazing clean and sunny. The resturent in the hotel delicous and you should try them specially traditional one. read hotel review
  • Room
    6.0
    Size of the room
    6.0
    Size of the bathroom
    6.0
    Cleanliness & linen change
    6.0
    Room amenities (TV, balcony, safe, etc.)
    6.0
  • Sport & Leisure
    6.0
    Child care or playground
    6.0
    Leisure activities (e.g. sauna, tennis, entertainment, etc.)
    6.0
    Overall condition of the pool area
    6.0
  • Service
    6.0
    Staff's knowledge of foreign language
    6.0
    Reception, check-in & check-out
    6.0
    Friendliness and helpfulness
    6.0
    Competence (handling complaints)
    6.0
  • Hotel
    5.8
    Condition of the Hotel
    6.0
    General cleanliness of the different areas
    6.0
    Disabled-friendly
    5.0
    Family friendliness
    6.0
  • Gastronomy
    6.0
    Variety of food and drinks
    6.0
    Overall cleanliness in the restaurant and in the dining areas
    6.0
    Quality of food and drinks
    6.0
    Atmosphere & furnishings
    6.0
  • Location
    6.0
    Transportation connection and available excursions
    6.0
    Restaurants & bars in the area
    6.0
    Proximity to shopping areas
    6.0
    Other leisure activities available
    6.0
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Katherine
Beautiful hotel
  • Recommended hotel
  • Couples
  • Proof of booking
  • Other stay
  • September 2014
We had amazing service from our butler and server at dinner. Our dinner on the beach was amazing with a beautiful backdrop. The Havana Club is a must visit while staying at the hotel. The grounds were beautiful. Definitely worth the stay. read hotel review
  • Hotel
    6.0
    Condition of the Hotel
    6.0
    General cleanliness of the different areas
    6.0
    Family friendliness
    6.0
    Disabled-friendly
    6.0
  • Room
    5.3
    Size of the room
    5.0
    Size of the bathroom
    5.0
    Cleanliness & linen change
    6.0
    Room amenities (TV, balcony, safe, etc.)
    5.0
  • Sport & Leisure
    6.0
    Leisure activities (e.g. sauna, tennis, entertainment, etc.)
    6.0
    Overall condition of the pool area
    6.0
  • Location
    5.8
    Transportation connection and available excursions
    6.0
    Restaurants & bars in the area
    6.0
    Proximity to shopping areas
    5.0
    Other leisure activities available
    6.0
  • Gastronomy
    6.0
    Variety of food and drinks
    6.0
    Overall cleanliness in the restaurant and in the dining areas
    6.0
    Quality of food and drinks
    6.0
    Atmosphere & furnishings
    6.0
  • Service
    5.3
    Staff's knowledge of foreign language
    6.0
    Reception, check-in & check-out
    5.0
    Friendliness and helpfulness
    5.0
    Competence (handling complaints)
    5.0
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Alexander
Pure luxury
  • Recommended hotel
  • Couples
  • Translated
  • City break
  • August 2014
It was fun to enjoy this ambiance for a couple of days. Unfortunately the breakfast room is too small and completely overcrowded. But that was really the only tiny complaint. read hotel review
  • Room
    6.0
    Size of the room
    6.0
    Cleanliness & linen change
    6.0
    Size of the bathroom
    6.0
    Room amenities (TV, balcony, safe, etc.)
    6.0
  • Gastronomy
    6.0
    Variety of food and drinks
    6.0
    Overall cleanliness in the restaurant and in the dining areas
    6.0
    Quality of food and drinks
    6.0
    Atmosphere & furnishings
    6.0
  • Sport & Leisure
    6.0
    Child care or playground
    6.0
    Overall condition of the pool area
    6.0
  • Service
    5.3
    Staff's knowledge of foreign language
    6.0
    Reception, check-in & check-out
    4.0
    Friendliness and helpfulness
    6.0
  • Location
    6.0
    Transportation connection and available excursions
    6.0
    Restaurants & bars in the area
    6.0
    Proximity to shopping areas
    6.0
  • Hotel
    6.0
    Condition of the Hotel
    6.0
    General cleanliness of the different areas
    6.0
    Family friendliness
    6.0
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Kenneth
Amazing palace hotel !
  • Recommended hotel
  • Families
  • Beach holiday
  • August 2014
Amazing stretched out palace hotel decorated with plenty of gold and marmer. Breathtaking entry, huge friendly reception, stunning open middlepoint surrounded with royal suites (5 floors high), excellent foodcuisines, feeling safe by security allover (from entry to rooms), beautiful pools (westside with family lazypool & eastside more relaxing with jacuzzi's), caddies and/or bikes to use inbetween pools (distance is abt 1km!). Simply a must-visit/stay when in Abu Dhabi ! read hotel review
  • Gastronomy
    6.0
    Variety of food and drinks
    6.0
    Overall cleanliness in the restaurant and in the dining areas
    6.0
    Quality of food and drinks
    6.0
    Atmosphere & furnishings
    6.0
  • Hotel
    6.0
    Condition of the Hotel
    6.0
    General cleanliness of the different areas
    6.0
    Family friendliness
    6.0
  • Sport & Leisure
    6.0
    Quality of the beach
    6.0
    Leisure activities (e.g. sauna, tennis, entertainment, etc.)
    6.0
    Overall condition of the pool area
    6.0
  • Service
    6.0
    Staff's knowledge of foreign language
    6.0
    Reception, check-in & check-out
    6.0
    Friendliness and helpfulness
    6.0
    Competence (handling complaints)
    6.0
  • Room
    5.5
    Size of the room
    5.0
    Cleanliness & linen change
    6.0
    Size of the bathroom
    5.0
    Room amenities (TV, balcony, safe, etc.)
    6.0
  • Location
    5.2
    Proximity to shopping areas
    5.0
    Distance to the beach
    6.0
    Transportation connection and available excursions
    5.0
    Restaurants & bars in the area
    5.0
    Other leisure activities available
    5.0
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Uwe
Just wonderful
  • Recommended hotel
  • Couples
  • Translated
  • Proof of booking
  • Beach holiday
  • August 2014
I could only say here that it could hardly get any better. This hotel should be visited by everyone once in their life.! read hotel review
  • Room
    6.0
    Size of the room
    6.0
    Cleanliness & linen change
    6.0
    Size of the bathroom
    6.0
    Room amenities (TV, balcony, safe, etc.)
    6.0
  • Sport & Leisure
    6.0
    Quality of the beach
    6.0
    Leisure activities (e.g. sauna, tennis, entertainment, etc.)
    6.0
    Overall condition of the pool area
    6.0
  • Service
    5.8
    Staff's knowledge of foreign language
    5.0
    Reception, check-in & check-out
    6.0
    Friendliness and helpfulness
    6.0
    Competence (handling complaints)
    6.0
  • Hotel
    5.7
    Condition of the Hotel
    6.0
    General cleanliness of the different areas
    6.0
    Family friendliness
    5.0
  • Location
    6.0
    Proximity to shopping areas
    6.0
    Distance to the beach
    6.0
    Transportation connection and available excursions
    6.0
    Restaurants & bars in the area
    6.0
    Other leisure activities available
    6.0
  • Gastronomy
    6.0
    Variety of food and drinks
    6.0
    Overall cleanliness in the restaurant and in the dining areas
    6.0
    Quality of food and drinks
    6.0
    Atmosphere & furnishings
    6.0
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Hamad
Perfect holiday in Abu Dhabi
  • Recommended hotel
  • Couples
  • Other stay
  • July 2014
I celebrate my birthday in the emirates palace hotel, amazing & luxury hotel with a perfect location in abudhabi city, friendly staff, high level of service & various chooses of restaurants. read hotel review
  • Service
    5.3
    Staff's knowledge of foreign language
    5.0
    Reception, check-in & check-out
    6.0
    Friendliness and helpfulness
    5.0
    Competence (handling complaints)
    5.0
  • Gastronomy
    4.8
    Variety of food and drinks
    5.0
    Overall cleanliness in the restaurant and in the dining areas
    5.0
    Quality of food and drinks
    4.0
    Atmosphere & furnishings
    5.0
  • Location
    4.8
    Transportation connection and available excursions
    5.0
    Restaurants & bars in the area
    4.0
    Proximity to shopping areas
    5.0
    Other leisure activities available
    5.0
  • Sport & Leisure
    5.0
    Leisure activities (e.g. sauna, tennis, entertainment, etc.)
    5.0
    Overall condition of the pool area
    5.0
  • Hotel
    5.5
    Condition of the Hotel
    6.0
    General cleanliness of the different areas
    6.0
    Family friendliness
    5.0
    Disabled-friendly
    5.0
  • Room
    5.5
    Size of the room
    5.0
    Cleanliness & linen change
    6.0
    Size of the bathroom
    5.0
    Room amenities (TV, balcony, safe, etc.)
    6.0
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Information about Hotel Emirates Palace

Hotel Information

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Hotel Beach
  • What the hotel offers
    Hotel Emirates Palace is a luxury hotel overlooking the Corniche with everything you would expect from top class accommodation in the United Arab Emirates. Emirates Palace offers a stunning iconic luxury hotel for its guests to enjoy ultimate relaxation.
  • Location
    Located near the major business areas and only 5 minutes from Marina Shopping mall and various other attractions. It is within easy reach of both Abu Dhabi and Dubai Airports, a 35 minute and 90 minute drive respectively.
  • Accommodation
    All rooms experience the same level of service and contain a vast range of amenities and offer different views depending on the preferences of the guests. The Coral rooms offers views of the lush landscaped gardens and Abu Dhabi’s skyline. The Pearl rooms offer views of the tropical gardens and swimming pools. The Diamond rooms provide beautiful magnificent panoramic views of the sparkling Arabian Gulf. The Emirates Suites offer world class luxury and provide its guests with an unforgettable experience on their stay at the hotel. Breathtaking views, latest technology and facilities and private butler in each suite. Each consists of a spacious lounge area, superior bathroom, bedroom and private terrace.
  • Food and Drink
    The lounges and bars allow guests to enjoy a thrilling nightlife experience or alternatively a relaxed social setting for a drink or two. Guests can enjoy musician performances, premium cognacs and rare cigars as well as cocktails and light dining. There are many dining opportunities at the Emirates Palace and guests can enjoy any type of food they wish. Indulge in some delectable seafood or try some rich Italian culinary delights at the Mezzaluna restaurant. During the day Las Brisas offer delicious freshly prepared salads and grills near the pool allowing guests to make the most of the sunny weather.
  • Leisure
    Enjoy some of the leisure facilities provided at the Emirates Palace. Numerous swimming pools provide a perfect place to relax and enjoy the heat. For guests interested in sport and fitness, Emirates Palace has 4 tennis courts, fitness studios, vibro gyms and various watersports, also a championship golf course and horse riding are nearby. At the Anantara Spa there is the option to experience many luxurious treatments and massages to stimulate your senses with a combination of the finest therapies from East and West worlds.
  • Family
    Children can enjoy games and get involved in many fun activities at the kids club whilst parents can relax in the beautiful sunny weather.
  • Other facilities and services
    • Limousine service • High speed internet • Personal Butler service • Meeting room available • Weddings • Palace Lounge • Yacht Marina
* HolidayCheck does not assume liability for the accuracy and completeness of the content displayed above. Please bear in mind that the services included in an offer may differ at the time of booking from the description presented here. Solely those services available at the time of booking as shown on the booking form will be offered.

Hotel description

Hotel description

  • What the hotel offers
    An enchanting landmark that's a wonder to behold for all who venture through its magnificent gates. Fairytales come to life as your senses are treated to an extraordinary and unforgettable experience. Breathe the air of luxury that fills every corner of this serene paradise.
  • Location
    •Abu Dhabi Airport 38 km (25 - 30 minutes approx) •Dubai Airport 180 km (100-120 minutes approx) •Abu Dhabi City Centre 3 km (5-10 minutes approx)
  • Accommodation
    Each of the exceptional rooms and suites provides guests with uncompromising indulgence. These include 302 Grand Rooms, 40 splendid Khaleej & Khaleej Deluxe suites, 4 Royal Khaleej suites, 16 three-bedroom Palace Suites divisible into a total of 48 one-bedroom individual suites.
  • Food and Drink
    The Palace offers a variety of restaurants and bars for local and international delights
  • Leisure
    Emirates Palace is second to none in regards to recreational facilities. Unlimited avenues are available whether one is looking for family fun activities or to a more private time alone with ones spouse
  • Other facilities and services
    The Hotel offers any kind of service according to the wishes and demands of our guests

Hotel News

04/03/2014:

We would like to kindly inform you that recreational areas will undergo annual maintenance during Ramadan 2014, to ensure that we offer the best facilities at our Beach Club. All West Wing facilities will be closed from 27th June to 12th July, and all East Wing facilities will be closed from 13th July to 28th July. Please ask our Beach Club Reception for more information. Dates may be subject to change and will be communicated accordingly. We would like to thank you for your cooperation and apologize for any inconveniences this may cause. Please note that there is a mandatory charge of AED 2,750 per person and AED 1,375 per child for all bookings passing through 31st December. The charge includes New Year’s Eve dinner, New Year’s Day brunch, special room amenities and an aperitif.

Amenities

Hotel amenities

  • Garden
  • Meeting/Banquet Facilities
  • Non-smoking room
  • Shops in the hotel
  • Gift shop
  • Business centre
  • Playground
  • Cash machine on site
  • Hotel safe
  • Internet
  • Lift
  • Central heating
  • Air conditioning
  • Free parking
  • Car park

Room amenities

  • Lounge
  • Additional childrens' bed
  • Radio
  • Cable TV
  • Fan
  • Minibar
  • Safe
  • Balcony
  • Bathroom
  • Wake up call/Alarm clock
  • Shower

Gastronomy

  • Welcome cocktail
  • Restaurant
  • Diabetic menu
  • Vegetarian
  • Hotel bar
  • Cafe
  • Breakfast buffet
  • Packed lunches
  • Catering service

A choice of sports

  • Fitness centre
  • Tennis court
  • Cycling

Spa offers

  • Spa centre
  • Massages
  • Special massages
  • Sauna

Other hotel information

  • 24 hour reception
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Kids club (6-9 years)
  • English
  • Airport transfer
  • Express check in and check out
  • Car hire
  • Ocean
  • Ticket service
  • Information desk
  • Currency exchange
  • Children welcome
  • Wifi
  • Free Wifi access included
  • Newspaper
  • Laundry service