With golden sands on one side and the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque on the other, The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal, Grand Canal is a sophisticated resort in more ways than one. Its splendid views of the canal and its Renaissance flair will make you think you’re in Venice while the 447 luxury rooms and the 85 villas will make you feel right at home. But what sets The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal apart from similar resorts in the area is the exclusive The Ritz-Carlton Club: a secluded floor offering complimentary meals and drinks throughout the day with bespoke concierge service. Alongside the private beach, guests can expect a range of delicious restaurants and bars, a state-of-the-art-spa, a kids’ club and a freeform swimming pool just to name a few.
Things to do at The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal
Boredom is most certainly not on the agenda at The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal. The spacious Health Club is open daily, 24-hours a day and is equipped with an extensive range of modern TechnoGym equipment ranging from cardio machines to free weights. There are even personal trainers on hand if you require a little extra motivation. Younger guests will adore the Ritz Kids program, available to children between the ages of four and 12, and is open from 9am to 6pm for hours of both indoor and outdoor fun and games. Take advantage of the natural private beach with its calm turquoise waters or sink into one of the lounge chairs or private cabanas around the huge 1600-metre swimming pool. If you’re feeling peckish, there are two pool bars which offer refreshing snacks and drinks throughout the day.
The spa at The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi
The ESPA at The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal is anchored in the traditions and techniques of Bedouin culture, comprising a 21,500 square foot venue set along the beachfront. Comprising 16 treatments, lavish plunge pools and majestic waterfalls, guests can indulge in time-honoured favourites such as a four-handed massage, express treatments and a traditional hammam. The spa is open daily from 10am to 10pm, and advance appointments are essential to avoid disappointment.
Club Lounge benefits at The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal
For participating guests, the exclusive club experience is available everyday between 6:30am and 11pm. A dedicated concierge team is on hand to assist with anything you need. This includes, but is not limited to, the following: city tours & excursions; resort activities; restaurant reservations; evening entertainment; flight conformation/boarding passes. Amenities for club guests include: complimentary wifi within the club lounge; free, personalised assistance with Business Centre services. The Club Lounge offerings are as follows: breakfast 6:30am – 10:30am; midday snacks 12noon – 2pm; afternoon tea & light snacks 2pm – 4pm; evening hors d’oevres 5pm – 8pm; cordials & desserts 8pm – 10pm.
Please note: Ramadan is from 2nd April - 1st May 2022 and 22nd March – 20th April 2023. Visitors to the Middle East during this time should be aware that opening times may vary and some restrictions may apply. Please speak to your Middle East specialist at Kenwood Travel for more information.
Please note: A tourism tax of AED15 per room per night applies at this hotel, to be paid locally.