Saadiyat Rotana Resort & Villas Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi, Middle East

The hotel

Set on a 9km stretch of stunning white sandy beach, this Arabian designhotel is the perfect place to relax and enjoy the views of the Arabian Gulf— keep your eyes peeled and you may even spot dolphins! Saadiyat RotanaResort & Villas is the ideal location to explore all that Saadiyat Island hasto offer. And, with a large array of rooms and villas to choose from, you’llbe spoilt for choice. From the Classic room with its beach style inspired décor with floor-to-ceiling patio doors leading onto a balcony and open plan bathroom to Beach Villas with its own private plunge pool and furnished terrace facing the sea, ideal for guests wanting a little bit of privacy. When it comes to eating, there is plenty of choice from Si Ristorante Italiano & Bar, Hamilton’s Gastropub serving British and American classics in a lively atmosphere, Turtle Bay Bar & Grill, Sim Sim serving a vast international buffet, Nasma Beachfront Bar for cocktails and music on the beach, Sama Lobby Lounge serving light meals or chill out at the pool bar. If you fancy keeping fit whilst you are away then the fully equipped gym is open 24-hours, outdoor swimming pool and male and female saunas. For the young guests there is a dedicated kid’s club for ages 4-16 years with a lazy river, a splash pool, cinema zone, teen zone and a water slide.

Amenities

  • Bar
  • Spa
  • Swimming Pool
  • Kids Club
  • Children's Pool
  • Fitness Centre/Gym
  • Internet Access
  • Beachfront location
  • Tennis
  • Restaurant

Where is it

Beach location on Saadiyat Island, downtown Abu Dhabi is a 5-minute drive away. Transfer time from Abu Dhabi International Airport: 20 minutes.

Hotel information

327 rooms and suites, plus 13 beachfront villas. All with air-conditioning, flat-screen TV, WiFi, Lavazza coffee machines, mini-bar* and safe. With beach house inspired décor, Classic Rooms offer views over the gardens or the Saadiyat Golf Course (higher floors) from a balcony, rooms have either 1 king-size bed or twin beds, sleeping maximum 2 adults and 1 child.

All Inclusive option (valid for stays between 20 Apr-30 Sep '20): includes all meals served with unlimited selected alcoholic and non alcoholic beverages served 12:00pm-11:00pm.

  • Sim Sim (buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner. Available Sat-Fri)
  • Nasma Beachfront Bar (lunch. Available Sat-Wed)
  • Si Ristorante Italiano & Bar (dinner. Available Sat-Wed))

Selected international bottled beer, selection of white and red wines, international spirits with standard mixers, cocktails and non-alcoholic beverages/mocktails.

Half Board includes: breakfast at Sim Sim restaurant, lunch or dinner in any of the restaurants. Guests will be offered the full à la carte menu where they will be able to choose a 3-course meal including soft drinks, juices and mineral water.

Full Board option: the same as above but includes lunch and dinner.

Open plan Deluxe Rooms offer partial pool or sea views and either 1 king-size bed or or twin beds, sleeping maximum 2 adults and 1 child.

Modern Premium Sea View Rooms enjoy a private balcony with Arabian Gulf views and either 1 king-size bed or twin beds, sleeping maximum 2 adults and 1 child.

Family Rooms consist of 2 inter-leading Classic Rooms, sleeping maximum 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children. 

Suites and Club Rotana Rooms are also available. Guests staying in Club Rotana Rooms and Suites receive access to The Club Rotana lounge and the below benefits: 

  • Private check-in and check-out
  • Daily breakfast
  • Afternoon Tea
  • Evening canapés

7 dining venues; Sim Sim (International buffet for breakfast and dinner), Si Ristorante Italiano & Bar (italian delicacies), Hamilton's Gastropub (British and American menu), Turtle Bay Bar & Grill, Nasma Beachfront Bar (light meals and snacks), Sama Lobby Lounge (snacks), Pool Bar (snacks). Swimming pool. Zen the spa at Rotana*. Bodylines Fitness Club. Aladdin's Cave Kid's Club with kids pool, lazy river and slides. 2 tennis courts. Mini-golf course.

* Denotes local charge.

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Traveller rating

  • Excellent (1528)
  • Very good (316)
  • Average (95)
  • Poor (30)
  • Terrible (49)
Image of the Tripadvisor rating Amazing service

Nov 25, 2021 elsah479

The hotel staff is excellent. especially the exeptional service of room service.. House keeping is very friendly.. The front desk staff she is very kind and helpful.. And the concierge is very helpful.. I enjoy to stay in the hotel..
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Nov 22, 2021 AbhishekSikder Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

We had a great stay in SRRV, though we got puzzled to found the rooms and restaurant but staffs are always come forward to help us.. They are so eco friendly and helpful.. A great thanks to Ms Ankita from Reservation dept and Sim sim and Si fnb staffs and chef's.. Thank u for treating us such a good way. We will visit again.
Image of the Tripadvisor rating A thankful for your excellently amazing hosting

Nov 22, 2021 Mohamed-Ali1994 Emirate of Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Thank you team for your excellent host it was an amazing period during my vacation, I am sure I will think about you again and again for my weekends. Also, I’d like to thank you for the luxury of everything especially BATHROBE I was thinking of taking it with me as a memory, so if you can send it it will be nice. :D
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Nov 22, 2021 souchaudc

The best brunch ever in Abu Dhabi!!! Everything was perfect. The food was amazing (lobster, caviar, oyster...) If you love seafood don't hesitate!!! Xavier and his team were so nice; thank you for this beautiful moment with friends
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Nov 21, 2021 Nad_ge_P2014 Toulouse, France

Now we know why the Market Brunch at Rotana Saadiyat won the award of the best brunch in Abu Dhabi ! We had a wonderful time with friends and children last Friday ! The quality and variety of food is incredible and the team dedicated to insure us to spend a magical afternoon with friends and family. Caviar, lobster, Serrano ham, cheese, only the… Read more
Now we know why the Market Brunch at Rotana Saadiyat won the award of the best brunch in Abu Dhabi ! We had a wonderful time with friends and children last Friday ! The quality and variety of food is incredible and the team dedicated to insure us to spend a magical afternoon with friends and family. Caviar, lobster, Serrano ham, cheese, only the best! Thank you to Xavier and the team! We definetly come back quickly ! Read less