The Emirates Palace Hotel, Abu Dhabi

The Emirates Palace Hotel, Abu Dhabi (must see)

The Emirates Palace Hotel stands as an iconic symbol of luxury and regal Arabian splendor, making it an essential destination for any tourist visiting the city. This magnificent five-star hotel seamlessly blends the latest in modern technology with the opulence of Arabian grandeur, offering an unforgettable experience to its guests.

Set amidst 1.3 kilometers of private beach and surrounded by 85 hectares of lush gardens, the Emirates Palace is a true oasis of tranquility and elegance. Its distinctive architecture features 114 domes, each soaring 80 meters high, creating a breathtaking sight that leaves visitors in awe.

Conveniently located near popular local attractions, such as the Marina shopping mall and diplomatic and business areas, the hotel also offers easy accessibility, with a 30-minute drive from Abu Dhabi airport and a 1.5-hour drive from Dubai airport.

The Emirates Palace caters to guests of all ages and interests. Families can delight in the kids zone and energy zone, where youngsters can engage in a range of exciting activities. The mystical Anantara Spa awaits those seeking ultimate relaxation and rejuvenation, offering a sanctuary of tranquility amidst the bustling city.

For water enthusiasts, the hotel provides a wealth of options, including windsurfing, snorkeling, and sailing, ensuring there's never a dull moment. Guests can bask in the pleasure of the West Pool, where thrilling water adventures await, making it a perfect destination for family fun. Alternatively, the East Pool provides a haven of serenity and stillness, ideal for those seeking a peaceful escape.

The pristine sandy beach offers the ideal backdrop for leisurely walks or a refreshing dip into the azure waters of the Arabian Gulf.

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The Emirates Palace Hotel on Map

Sight Name: The Emirates Palace Hotel
Sight Location: Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (See walking tours in Abu Dhabi)
Sight Type: Attraction/Landmark
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Walking Tours in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

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