The UAE capital Abu Dhabi, once seen as a low-rise alternative to flashy Dubai, is now a destination in its own right. Attracting global arts brand outposts in the form of Louvre and Guggenheim museum editions alongside fast and furious attractions like Ferrari World Abu Dhabi (complete with world’s fastest rollercoaster), this is an Emirate with lots to offer. And the city's first and only Ultra All Inclusive resort is its newest claim to fame. This luxurious escape offers a wealth of amenities alongside easy access to several of Abu Dhabi's most exciting attractions. Traditional arabesque designs meet a Mediterranean-inspired atmosphere at Rixos Saadiyat, leaving you feeling as if you've stepped into a palace that time forgot when you book this brand new resort for your next Abu Dhabi holiday.
Rixos Premium Saadiyat Island things to do
This Ultra All Inclusive resort will treat you with a huge - and unlimited - range of benefits, be it dining, leisure, entertainment, activities and more. This includes access to a water park and wave pool you’ll discover right in the resort’s grounds. Moreover, guests seeking serenity on their Middle East holiday can discover unrivalled beach-therapy and serene spa therapies at the 2,060 Turkish-inspired wellness centre boasting hammam and far-eastern treatments. There’s no better place to grab some me-time amid a city that is soon becoming one of the world’s most fascinating holiday destinations. And let's not forget that guests will be able to savour unlimited cuisine from across the globe at a choice of 10 restaurants and bars. In addition to this, expect to find activities such as beach yoga, watersports, tennis and swimming lessons alongside a fitness centre, a kids’ club and an on-site water park.
The spa at Rixos Premium Saadiyat Island
A sanctuary for seekers of wellness and relaxation, the Turkish-inspired spa is nestled on the shores of Saadiyat Island. 2,060 m2 in total area with Ottoman architecture for maximum elegance, guests are invited to revel in an extensive menu of luxurious treatments that are designed to restore balance to mind, body and spirit. The spa specialises in the traditional hammam treatment as well as offering the likes of manicures and pedicures, body wraps and exfoliation and facials. Available facilities include a steam room, a Jacuzzi and a beauty salon. Treatments are arranged strictly through appointments to ensure sufficient time for cleaning in-between clients and a temperature check is to be undertaken before entering the facility.
Ultra All Inclusive services at Rixos Premium Saadiyat Island
Restaurants & Bars: Turquoise - Buffet (breakfast, lunch, dinner and mid-night buffet). Rixos Lounge - Lobby lounge. Peoples – Bistro/snacks. L’Olivo - Italian à la carte restaurant (prior reservations required). Mermaid - Seafood à la carte restaurant (prior reservations required). Orient - Oriental à la carte restaurant (prior reservations required). AJA – Asian à la carte restaurant (prior reservations required). Club House – International à la carte restaurant (reserved for Villa and Presidential Suite guests only). Highlights - Pool bar. The Roof Bar & Shisha Lounge – Alcohol and non-alcoholic beverages. Above restaurants & bars serve a selection of alcoholic beverages (pouring brand of vodka, tequila, rum, whisky, gin, selection of beer & house wine) and non-alcoholic beverages (tea, coffee, juice, soda, water). Alcohol served until 2am. Rixos Lounge serves tea, coffee & soft drinks. Non-alcoholic beverages served in the lobby. À la carte restaurants operate on rotation basis; not all outlets are available on same day and require prior table reservation. Please note: Guests will be charged an additional supplement in the following restaurants: Aja & Teppanyaki (AED 100), Orient (AED 50), L'Olivo (AED 50), Mermaid (AED 50). Children aged 6-11 years will be charged 50% of the aforementioned supplement costs. Children aged 5 years and under eat for free.
In-room & General Services: Mini Bar - Selection of soft drinks & beer per day. Wifi connection (high-speed internet for an additional charge). Baby cot & baby bathtub (subject to availability). Special occasion amenities (birthday, wedding, honeymoon, anniversary etc). Newspapers. Spa & Wellness: Access to sauna, steam room & pool. Selection of refreshments & tea. Turkish Hammam (self-usage available for all in-house guests). Access to fitness centre. Entertainment & Sport: Daily entertainment programmes. Pool games & fitness activities. Access to fitness centre. Use of tennis court & equipment. Kids Club (4 - 12yrs): Access to Kids Club, kids pool & waterpark. Participation in club activities & games.
Health & safety at Rixos Premium Saadiyat Island
After gaining approvals from local health authorities, Rixos Premium Saadiyat Island has been allowed to open up once again to customers with a new set of health and safety measures to ensure the protection of staff and guests. Recently introduced measures include: increased sanitisation in accordance with government standards, temperature checks before entering the premises, PPE provided, social distancing practices in place, public areas filled to a maximum capacity of 80%, and limited facilities and opening hours. Rest assured that your comfort, safety and satisfaction is at the heart of the service the resort provides. Several facilities will not be operating and remain closed in accordance with regulations, this includes, but is not limited to: valet service, kids club, kids pool & slides, children's playroom and playground. For more details, please enquire.
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 15 AED per room per night applies at this hotel, to be paid locally.