The iconic landmark hotel the Yas Viceroy Abu Dhabi takes pride of place on Yas Island. This ultra modern Abu Dhabi hotel will Wow you from the moment you arrive, not only is it covered in an incredible colour-changing LED canopy but it also straddles the Yas Marina Formula 1 Circuit. All guest rooms and public areas boast floor to ceiling windows to make the most of its unique setting and the list of on-site facilities and contemporary decor can't fail to impress.
Daytimes spent chilling by the rooftop infinity pools or indulging in top to toe pampering in the spa, are followed by round the world culinary treats in the on-site eateries and an amazing night-time entertainment scene. This Abu Dhabi hotel is just 25 minutes from downtown Abu Dhabi and offers easy access to famous attractions such as Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, Yas Mall, Yas Waterworld and the Yas Links Golf course. A visit to Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque and Saadiyat Island should also feature in your holiday plans.
The Five-Star Yas Viceroy Abu Dhabi presents a total of 499 luxury guest rooms and suites. Expect all the modern touches that enhance your stay, along with contemporary furniture, an amazing bathroom, and panoramic Arabian Sea or garden views.
Yas Viceroy Abu Dhabi has all of the amenities you'd expect from Five-Star luxury holidays in Abu Dhabi, including two rooftop infinity swimming pools, children's pool, eleven restaurants, lounges and bars, spa, ballroom, fitness centre, lobby patisserie, business centre, valet parking, limousine service, concierge, sundry shop, micro-boutique, smoke-free environment, access to Yas Beach, and concierge service.
Food, drink & entertainment
The on-site restaurant, bars and lounges showcase flavours from around the world. Origins serves up an international buffet for breakfast, lunch and dinner and also a special Friday brunch. Tuck into South East Asian cuisine in the Noodle Box and Italian regional specialities in Amici. Uncover authentic Japanese cuisine, a sushi and sashimi bar and a tempura station in the Kazu restaurant. Atayeb restaurant opens from 7pm onwards and serves Arabic and Mediterranean fusion cuisine with tagines, mezzeh, stew and couscous dishes to savour. Authentic Indian flavours with a modern twist grace the menu in the Angar restaurant. The Yas Lounge sits in the hotel lobby and serves up sweet and savoury treats with tea, coffee, cold drinks, and afternoon tea. The Latitude and Longitude Pool Bar sits on the rooftop of the hotel and serves a selection of light bites and speciality cocktails accompanied by Yas Marina views. The Skylite Rooftop Lounge combines non-stop night-time fun and music from the resident DJ with a menu of cocktails and amazing views. The Burlesque Restaurant & Lounge combines lights bites, full meals and a cocktail menu with live music, shows, and international DJs from 7pm onwards. The Rush Nightclub is a hive of activity til late and features an eclectic mix of music, dancing and themed events.
Sport, games & activities
Keeping up your fitness regime during your stay is easy; the state of the art Yas Viceroy Abu Dhabi Health & Fitness is kitted out with the latest professional weight and cardio equipment, two stunning rooftop heated infinity pools, and an outdoor reading lounge and sun terraces. The ESPA features nine treatment rooms, separate areas for men and women, a steam room and a hammam for top to toe pampering.
The accommodation options at Yas Viceroy Abu Dhabi range from Deluxe and Marina Deluxe Rooms through to Deluxe, Yas Grand, Island, Marina Executive and Presidential Suites. The Deluxe Rooms feature floor to ceiling windows, one king-size or two twin beds, down comforter and pillows, 42-inch LCD TV, tea and coffee making facilities, mini bar, high speed wired and wireless internet connection, all glass bathroom with deep bathtub, rain shower and speakers, mood lighting options, private voicemail, in-room safe, and laundry and dry cleaning service.
Combine a sophisticated city break with a dreamy beach holiday in glamorous Abu Dhabi. This modern metropolis is home to gleaming skyscrapers, palm-lined boulevards and so much green space that it's known as Garden City of the Gulf.
Go shopping in futuristic malls or old fashioned souks, where you can pick up exotic spices, textiles and gold. Take advantage of world class spas, top notch golf courses and delicious cuisine. Check into some of the most impressive hotels on the planet, relax and enjoy impeccable levels of service. The coastline here is as pristine as the accommodation, with strips of white sand lapped by bathwater-warm seas. Head out of the city and find yourself in spectacular desert landscapes that have to be seen to be believed.
All this and year round sunshine make Abu Dhabi one of the world's most up and coming holiday destinations – time to discover it before everyone else does.
Abu Dhabi's desert climate means it's warm all year round, but it can get really hot in the height of summer. Visit from November to March for comfortable highs of around 25°C.
There's so much to do on holiday in Abu Dhabi; from shopping to snorkelling, sandboarding to camel riding, golfing to strolling along the seafront Corniche. Head to the atmospheric souks for a traditional local experience, or go straight to the malls for designer treats. Find your own hideaway with a boat trip to the gorgeous secluded islands off the clear coastline, or head under water and discover stunning coral reefs. Visit the Heritage Village for falconry and lessons in the Bedouin way of life.
The food and drink in Abu Dhabi is first class – and so is the service. Most hotels offer an excellent choice of international cuisine in-house. Elsewhere, the local food is aromatic and incredibly tasty. Coffee are integral to life in Abu Dhabi and many also serve up shisha pipes.
Abu Dhabi remains quieter in the evenings than its nearby neighbour Dubai, but there's still plenty to do. Many hotels have on site bars and clubs and there are an increasing number of late night venues elsewhere in the city. Start an evening with a stroll along the atmospheric Corniche and you'll find somewhere to suit your mood – whether it's a chilled out meal on the seafront or a late night out. Please keep in mind that alcohol consumption is allowed only in bars and on other designated premises and that drinking on the street or in other public places is strictly prohibited.
It is your responsibility to ensure you have the correct travel insurance and vaccinations and / or special medication for your destination. Please consult your GP for advice at least one month ahead of travel. It is essential that you meet the visa and passport requirements for your chosen destination. Visit the Foreign & Commonwealth Office (http://www.fco.gov.uk) website for up to date entry requirements listed by country.