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The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal

5-star5 stars
Great for familiesThis property has good facilities for families.
Al Maqta Area, Abu Dhabi, 91888, United Arab Emirates

5-star beachfront hotel with spa, near Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque
  • Free parking
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From 2,764 reviews. TripAdvisor Traveller Rating.

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Pool
Great pool
Wellness
Great wellness & sports facilities
Vibe
Awesome vibe
WiFi
Good internet service

The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal

from £159
  • Club Room, 1 King Bed, Business Lounge Access
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Balcony
  • Executive Suite, 1 Bedroom (Executive Suite, 1 King)
  • Suite, 1 Bedroom (Garden Suite, 1 King, Sofa bed)
  • Club Suite, 1 King Bed, Business Lounge Access
  • Suite, 2 Bedrooms (Garden House)
  • Villa, 1 King Bed (Venetian Village Room, Guest room)
  • Villa, 2 Bedrooms (Waterfront, Plunge pool)
  • Suite, 1 King Bed (Venetian Village Suite)
  • Club Room, Business Lounge Access
  • Deluxe Room
  • Executive Suite, 1 Bedroom
  • Suite, 1 Bedroom (Garden Suite)
  • Club Suite, 1 King Bed, Business Lounge Access
  • Suite, 2 Bedrooms, Garden View
  • Room, 1 King Bed (Venetian Room)
  • Suite, 1 King Bed (Venetian Suite, Venetian Village)
  • Suite (Ritz-Carlton)
  • Royal Suite
  • Superior Suite (Venetian Superior Suite)
  • Deluxe Room, 2 Double Beds, Balcony
  • Club Room, 2 Double Beds, Business Lounge Access
  • Junior Suite, 1 Bedroom (1 King)
  • Villa, 2 Bedrooms (Waterfront, Plunge pool)
  • Ritz-Carlton Suite, Club lounge access, 1 King, Balcony
  • Suite, 2 Bedrooms (Venetian Village)
  • Suite, 1 Bedroom (Venetian Village Duplex, 1 King)
  • Royal Suite, 2 Bedrooms, Balcony (Club lounge access)

What’s around The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal

Landmarks

  • On the waterfront
  • Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque (24-minute walk)
  • Al Maqtaa Fort (42-minute walk)
  • Sheikh Zayed Stadium - 2.8 mi / 4.4 km
  • Miraj Museum - 2.4 mi / 3.9 km
  • The Souq at Qaryat Al Beri - 2.5 mi / 4 km
  • Abu Dhabi Ice Rink - 2.5 mi / 4 km
  • Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre - 4.2 mi / 6.8 km

Getting around

  • Abu Dhabi (AUH-Abu Dhabi Intl.) 19-min drive
  • Airport pick-up service

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 530 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 9 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 3 PM-11:30 AM
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Express check-in
24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others

Children

  • Free children's club

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • WiFi in public areas *

  • WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms *

Transport

Parking

  • Free valet parking

Payment types at the property

  • Cash
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Taking the kids?
  • Children's club (free)
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)
Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • 6 restaurants
  • 2 bars/lounges
  • 2 poolside bars
  • 2 coffee shops/cafés
  • 24-hour room service
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • On private beach
  • Beach cabanas (surcharge)
  • Outdoor pool
  • Children's pool
  • Health club
  • Full-service spa
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Fitness classes on site
  • Pilates classes on site
  • Marina on site
  • Beach sunloungers
  • Free pool cabanas
  • Spa tub
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Steam room
  • Beach towels
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Sauna
Working away
  • 24-hour business centre
  • Number of meeting rooms - 14
  • Conference space
  • Conference space size (feet) - 16685
  • Conference space size (meters) - 1550
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hair salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 10
  • Year Built – 2012
  • Lift
  • ATM/banking
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
  • Terrace
Accessibility
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
Languages Spoken
  • Arabic
  • Catalan
  • Chinese
  • English
  • Filipino
  • French
  • German
  • Greek
  • Hindi
  • Indonesian
  • Italian
  • Portuguese
  • Romanian
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Thai
  • Turkish
  • Ukrainian
  • Vietnamese

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Turndown service
  • Premium bedding
Freshen up
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Bidet
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 42-inch LCD TV
  • Pay films
  • Satellite TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Fridge
  • Free bottled water
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features

Spa

ESPA has 15 treatment rooms, including rooms for couples. Services include facials, body scrubs, body treatments and manicures and pedicures. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub, a steam room and Turkish bath/hammam.

The spa is open daily.

Dining

The Forge – This steakhouse only serves dinner.Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Reservations are required.

Li Jiang – This restaurant specialises in Asian cuisine and only serves dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Mijana – This restaurant specialises in Middle Eastern cuisine and only serves dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Giornotte – Overlooking the garden, this restaurant specialises in Mediterranean cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy al fresco dining (weather permitting). Open daily.

Dolce – This café specialises in Italian cuisine and only serves light fare. Guests can enjoy al fresco dining (weather permitting). Open daily.

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Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms. These are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

For transfers, guests must contact the property 24 hours prior to arrival on the number on the booking confirmation.

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments, and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: AED 10 per accommodation, per night

Optional extras

Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of AED 131 per person (approximately)

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of AED 240 per vehicle

Airport shuttle service for children costs AED 240.00 (one way)

WiFi is available in guestrooms for AED 60 per night (rates may vary)

WiFi is available in public areas for AED 60 per night (rates may vary)

Wired Internet access is available in guestrooms for AED 60 per night (rates may vary)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

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Recent reviews

Superb 9.0 From 127 reviews

Very good 8.0
Christmas stay cation
Loved the rooms very spacious and situated beautifully in the Venetian village. Great pool facilities and over all service. Disappointed with the food quality of the Christmas brunch - and would not recommend the Christmas brunch for this reason some items were dry others cold - lacked something special for Christmas day. The atmosphere was fun, nice to see Father Christmas on his camel. Overall the hotel experience was great.
gb1 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
outstanding hotel walking distance to Mosque
Fantastic Hotel and Staff -perfectly located. The beach area is great and a range of eating options-breakfast and pool area is beautiful.
Michael, us3 night business trip
Good 6.0
Atlantis
The refurbished rooms are beautiful. But the older rooms are terrible. Aircons not working, smelled weird. Service was so bad most places. Waited over an hour for bags to be brought down etc. Bad bad service. However great amenities, restaurants and security. Amazing for kids and families also.
au1 night trip with friends
Exceptional 10.0
Amazing place!
We loved every single thing about our stay here and didn’t want to leave! Everything was perfect. The room, the food, the common areas, the service. All perfection. We upgraded to club level room upon arrival and that was money well spent. If we’re ever in Abu Dhabi again, I would come back here in a heartbeat!
Jennifer, us3 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Wonderful experience
Great accomodation in the Venetian Village, beautiful grounds, excellent pool/beach area and fantastic restaurants. Staff is amazing and very serviceminded.
Susanne, usFamily trip

The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal

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