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The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal

5-star5 stars
Great for families

Good to know

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Children's club (free)
  • Children's pool
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)
Al Maqta Area, Abu Dhabi, 91888, United Arab Emirates

Upscale beachfront hotel with 24-hour health club, near Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque
  • Free parking
  • Great for families

    Good to know

    • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
    • Children's club (free)
    • Children's pool
    • Supervised childcare/activities (free)
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Restrictions related to your trip

COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.  Check restrictions for your trip.

  • The property we were given had amenities missing from the bathroom and the surfaces were…Apr 5, 2021
  • Ritz Carleton is our favorite hotel in Abu dhabi. They have outstanding customer service.…Mar 26, 2021

The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal

from ZAR 2,221
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Balcony
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking
  • Executive Suite, 1 King Bed, Balcony
  • Suite, 1 Bedroom, Non Smoking, Garden View (Garden Suite)
  • Executive Suite, 1 King Bed
  • Suite, 2 Bedrooms, Garden View, Garden Area (Garden House)
  • Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking
  • Villa, 2 Bedrooms, Garden Area (Waterfront, Plunge pool)
  • Suite, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking (Venetian Village Suite)
  • Superior Suite, 1 King Bed (Venetian Superior Suite)
  • Deluxe Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking, Balcony
  • Deluxe Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking, Balcony
  • Junior Suite, 1 King Bed
  • Club Suite, 1 King Bed (Ritz-Carlton, Club lounge access)
  • Suite, 2 Bedrooms (Venetian Village)
  • Suite, 1 King Bed (Venetian Village Duplex)
  • Royal Suite, 2 Bedrooms (Club lounge access)

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

Landmarks

  • On the waterfront
  • Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque - 24 min walk
  • Khalifa Park - 40 min walk
  • Al Maqtaa Fort - 42 min 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

Getting around

  • Abu Dhabi Intl. Airport (AUH) - 16 min drive

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-5:30 AM
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Express check-in

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

Travelling with others

Children

  • Babysitting/childcare*

  • Free children's club

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Internet

  • WiFi in public areas*

  • WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms*

Transport

Parking

  • Free onsite valet parking

  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

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)
  • 5 restaurants
  • 2 bars/lounges
  • 2 poolside bars
  • 2 coffee shops/cafés
  • Snack bar/deli
  • 24-hour room service
Things to do
  • On private beach
  • Beach cabanas (surcharge)
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • Children's pool
  • 24-hour fitness facilities
  • Spa tub
  • Steam room
  • Fitness classes on site
  • Pilates classes on site
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Free pool cabanas
  • Fitness facilities
  • Sauna
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Beach towels
  • Pool umbrellas
Working away
  • 24-hour business center
  • 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
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 10
  • Year Built - 2012
  • Elevator
  • ATM/banking
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
Accessibility
  • Braille or raised signage
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Assistive listening devices in meeting rooms
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible spa
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Wheelchair-accessible bathroom vanity
  • Lowered electrical outlets in bathroom
  • Lowered peephole/view port in door
  • Lowered locks/deadbolt
  • Height-adjustable showerhead
  • Grab bar - near toilet
  • Lever door handles
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
  • Down comforter
  • Turndown service
  • Premium bedding
Freshen up
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Bidet
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 42-inch LCD TV
  • Satellite TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Free bottled water
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features

Dining

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

Li Jiang - This restaurant specializes in Asian cuisine and serves brunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Reservations are required. Open daily.

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

Giornotte - Overlooking the garden, this restaurant specializes in Mediterranean cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Open daily.

Dolce - This café specializes in Italian cuisine and serves light fare only. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Open daily.

The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal’s small print

Also known as

  • Abu Dhabi Grand Canal
  • The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal Abu Dhabi
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Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which 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.

Pool access available from 7:00 AM to 8:00 PM.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property.

Guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Commitment to Clean (Marriott).

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

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash.

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 0.00 per accommodation, per night

Optional extras

Rollaway beds are available for AED 150.0 per day

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

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

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.

FAQs for The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal

  • Does The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal?
    This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property and guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Is parking offered on site at The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal?
    Yes, there's free valet parking.
  • Is there a pool at The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal?
    Yes, there are 2 outdoor pools and a children's pool. Guests have pool access from 7:00 AM to 8:00 PM.
  • Are pets allowed at The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal?
    You can check in from 3 PM - 5:30 AM. Check-out time is noon. Express check-in is available.
  • Are there restaurants at or near The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal?
    Yes, there are 5 onsite restaurants, featuring alfresco dining, Asian cuisine, and garden views. Nearby restaurants include Barfly by Buddha Bar (5-min walk), Brasserie Flo Abu Dhabi (5-min walk), and Inakaya Abu Dhabi (6-min walk).
  • What is there to do at The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal and nearby?
    Have fun during the warmer months with activities nearby such as kayaking. Additional recreation onsite includes aerobics and Pilates. Relax in the spa tub or enjoy the use of other amenities, which include 2 poolside bars and 2 bars. The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal also has a private beach and a 24-hour health club, as well as a sauna and a garden.

Recent reviews

Superb 9,0 From 136 reviews

Exceptional 10,0
We stay 4 nights to celebrate our 10th anniversary. It was amazing from the moment we walked in to the reception. The friendliest hotel I have ever stayed in.
Joan, gb4 night trip
Exceptional 10,0
Amazing hotel , very friendly staff actually SUPER FRIENDLY STAFF awesomeness all around
us1 night romance trip
Good 6,0
The property is in good condition. Breakfast was disappointing for Ritz and amount of money we paid.
Sam, us2 night family trip
Exceptional 10,0
It was very good. We enjoyed the stay .
ie2 night family trip
Poor 2,0
Don’t look at the property look for a service
Very bad service they don’t clean the rooms or the villa no body answering room service or operator overall zero
ie3 night trip with friends
Very good 8,0
comfortable stay
I enjoyed my stay at Ritz Carlton far better choice than many others nearby.
Faizan, ie2 night business trip
Poor 2,0
Bad experience
hamad, us1 night trip
Good 6,0
Not a great hotel. Poor quality/low grade throughout but particularly the breakfast. 4 star at best. Nowhere near a typical Ritz. Disappointing
euan, gb1 night trip
Exceptional 10,0
Must try !
It was an amazing experience , everything was just perfect .
Maha, ie1 night family trip
Good 6,0
Short stay in AD
Booked 2 rooms villa with pool, in general good, very nice pool with view, three toilets and kitchen was great. Cake and ballons arrangments done thanks to Linda and zainb. The service bit slow, the beach swimming area limited and looks dirty. No water sports and activty, the SPA closed due to corona. Its expensive.
Maitha, ie2 night family trip

The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal