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Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown

4-star4 stars
Great for familiesThis property has good facilities for families.
Sheikh Zayed The 1st Rd Electra Street, Abu Dhabi, 0000, United Arab Emirates

4-star hotel with outdoor pool, connected to the convention center, near The Corniche
  • Free WiFi and free parking
  • Collect nightsYou can collect™ Rewards nights here
Best value for money
Fantastic service
Tasty breakfast
Beach is not so nice

Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown

from ZAR 925
  • Business Room
  • Deluxe Room
  • Premium Suite, 1 Bedroom, Non Smoking
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking
  • Executive Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking
  • Business Suite, 1 King Bed, Smoking
  • Executive Room, 1 King Bed, Smoking
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Smoking
  • Premium Suite, 1 Bedroom, Smoking

What’s around Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown


  • In Abu Dhabi City Center
  • The Corniche - 17 min walk
  • Abu Dhabi Mall - 25 min walk
  • Al Wahda Mall - 33 min walk
  • Madinat Zayed Shopping Center - 8 min walk
  • Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank - 11 min walk
  • Capital Garden - 14 min walk
  • World Trade Center Mall - 15 min walk

Getting around

  • Abu Dhabi (AUH-Abu Dhabi Intl.) - 30 min drive

About Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown

Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown features a nightclub and puts you just a 5-minute drive from The Corniche and Abu Dhabi Mall. Guests can indulge in hot stone massages or reflexology, and international cuisine is served at La Piazza Restaurant, which is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. An outdoor pool and a bar/lounge are other highlights, and rooms at this upscale hotel offer up nice touches like deep soaking tubs and hydromassage showerheads. Fellow travelers like the helpful staff and breakfast.

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 241 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 16 floors


  • Check-in time 3 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is noon

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Up to 2 children stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms



  • Free valet parking

  • Self parking *

Payment types at the property

  • Cash

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • 24-hour room service
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
  • Fitness facilities
  • Spa services on site
  • Sauna
  • Nightclub
  • Health club
Working away
  • 24-hour business center
  • One meeting room 1
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hair salon
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Elevator
  • Terrace
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
Languages Spoken
  • Arabic
  • English
  • Filipino

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Sleep well
  • Pillow menu
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 37-inch TV
  • Premium TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Free bottled water
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


La Piazza Restaurant - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown’s small print

Also known as

  • Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown Hotel
  • Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown
  • Sands Hotel Abu Dhabi
  • Abu Dhabi Downtown Abu Dhabi
  • Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown Hotel
  • Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown Abu Dhabi
  • Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown Hotel Abu Dhabi


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

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 10 per accommodation, per night

Optional extras

Credit card charges are subject to an extra charge of 5 percent

Self parking costs AED 15 per day

Rollaway beds are available for AED 100.0 per day

Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of AED 79 per person (approximately)

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.

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Recent reviews

Very good 8,2 From 78 reviews

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Muhammad Ali, ieBusiness trip
Very good 8,0
One of the best hotel at this area.
Great Hotel to stay at. Clean Good service
Husain, gb1 night business trip
Good 6,0
Just ordinary
The stay was simply OK. There was nothing more than ordinary to express happiness about.
YASMIN, in1 night romance trip
Very good 8,0
Great option nearby DBX
Handy option with parking and good breakfast, just next to DBX
NICOLAS, us1 night romance trip

Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown

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