W Abu Dhabi - Yas Island

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

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The hotel

Ignite your senses at W Abu Dhabi - Yas Island, the one and only hotel in the world located on top of a race track. Offering 499 guest rooms and suites, with direct access to the track for guests to enjoy the roaring sounds of the racecars or the tranquility of marina vistas. Explore a unique dining destination with bold cuisines in any of the seven restaurants and bars. Sample inspiring gastronomy at Garage, a multi-kitchen dining hub housing five distinct cuisines, or take in killer views and bold beats over a drink at W Lounge. Why not take make a splash in one of the two pools – this hotel is filled with hidden gems. A modern and sophisticated destination for an exhilarating Island escape, W Abu Dhabi - Yas Island is located in the heart of buzzing Yas Island, just 10 minutes away from Abu Dhabi International Airport and a stones throwaway from the thrilling theme parks like Ferrari World, Yas Water World or Warner Bros World and SeaWorld Abu Dhabi.  


  • Babysitting service
  • Wheelchair access
  • Bar
  • Fitness Centre/Gym
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Swimming Pool

Where is it

On Yas Island, overlooking the Yas Marina & Yacht Club and positioned on the Yas Marina Circuit, home of the Formula 1™ Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Just 5 mins drive from Yas Mall, Yas Waterworld and Ferrari World. Transfer time from Dubai International Airport: 1 hour 30 minutes; Abu Dhabi Airport: 10 minutes.

Hotel information

499 rooms and suites. All with private balcony, air-conditioning, floor-to-ceiling windows, mood lighting, WiFi access, 49" LED TV, tea/coffee-making facilities, mini fridge, W Signature Bed, oversized wet room with separate bath tub and shower, hairdryer, bathrobes, slippers, iron and ironing board, and the W MixBar. All rooms and suites have either 1 king-size bed or twin beds, sleeping maximum 3 adults, or 2 adults and 2 children.

Wonderful Rooms offer views of the Yas Marina. 

Half Board option: includes breakast at Garage and a set menu lunch or dinner at Angar, Amici or Garage.

Half Board plus option: includes breakast at Garage and a set menu lunch or dinner at Angar, Amici or Garage. Two alcoholic (beer or house wine) or non-alcoholic house beverages per adult, per meal.  

Full Board with Free Flow option: available to arrivals between 2 Jan - 30 Dec '23. Includes breakfast and a set menu for lunch and dinner at Garage restaurant only. Free flow of selected alcoholic house beverages and non alcoholic beverage served at Garage and Wet deck (pool bar). Drinks service starts from 2:00pm until 10:00pm (21+ years of age). A beverage list will be provided at the restaurants.

Marvelous Rooms offer marina views from a balcony with full glass panels.

Spectacular Rooms offer race track views.

Fantastic Suites are spacious with race track views and living areas which are separated by glass panels. 

Complimentary 'Yas Express' shuttle service, providing direct access from the hotel to the island's main attractions. Complimentary self-parking.

Garage (International restaurant with 5 culinary hubs, open for all day dining and Saturday brunch). Amici (Italian restaurant). WET® Deck (poolside bar serving drinks and light meals with regular live DJ sets, adults only). Angar (Indian cuisine, open for dinner). Sun Deck (refreshing beverages and light bites). W Lounge (bar with regular live DJ sets). Roastery (coffee shop). 

Sun Deck rooftop pool. WET® Deck (adults only beach club). Spa*. 24-hour FIT fitness centre. Kids activities*. 

Complimentary WiFi access. W The Store. Whatever/Whenever concierge service. 24-hour room service*. Laundry service*.

Wheelchair accessible rooms available on request. Please note that these rooms are subject to availability and may be restricted to specific room categories and bedding arrangements. Rooms and facilities vary between hotels so please check at the time of booking. For more information and contact details please check out our Special Assistance page

* Denotes local charge.

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May 26, 2024 Prateet G

Breakfast in Garage Restraunt was too yummy... We spend couple of hours in breakfast. SANDEEP / CONS made our breakfast experience more comfortable and delicious... Even the vegetarian foddie cannot go empty stomach from W's buffet breakfast...
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May 26, 2024 Taunuu S

The servers at the garage were so sweet and always on time to cater to our need. Highly recommended!!! They welcome us with special drinks and they take fantastic.Rachel, Saga, Andrew, Sheila thank you for making my stay at the W special πŸ™πŸ€πŸ€πŸ€
Image of the Tripadvisor rating Great service awesome stay

May 26, 2024 Samardeep S

Great service ...love to stay at w hotel abu dahabi ...πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘ The race track awesome πŸ‘πŸ‘ Food awesomeπŸ‘πŸ‘ Service awesome πŸ‘πŸ‘ ALAMGIR MOSTAFA GREAT HELP FROM HIM IN THE RESTAURANT Very kuch satusfied with all the services received from the hotel
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May 26, 2024 ankuraqua20 FARIDABAD

Good environment food is good in hotel angar restaurant Suite room is very good service of the shuttle is very good Over all very good experience morning breakfast more variety for take the breakfast f1 race track is good view for the suite room
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May 25, 2024 Dream42827656883

Amazing place to hangout,went to W lounge for a couple of drinks.met the wonderful team and the drinks were superb.special thanks to Manjil,Dheeraj,Joe,sanjan,yuchi,Nan.they were very friendly and felt like i am in home town bar,thankyou everyone,see you next year