Rixos Premium Saadiyat Island

5* out of 5 stars

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.


Deluxe Room Garden View

This deluxe room with garden view guarantees a fresh, luxurious and comfortable stay.

Neatly appointed to evoke the colours of the Mediterranean, the Deluxe Room Garden View promises comfortable days and invigorating evenings. Without ever leaving your king size bed, enjoy uninterrupted views of the oasis through oversized bay windows.

Either 2 x Twin beds or 1 x King bed & 1 Rollaway/Sofa. The 4th guest will need to share the existing bedding. Max occupancy: 2 Adults + 1 Child up to 14 y.o.+ 1 infant.

Deluxe King Sea View Room

Relax by the Arabian Gulf in a deluxe room with sweeping sea view.

Enjoy a superb view of the turquoise waters of the Arabian Gulf when booking a Deluxe Room Seaview. From the marble floor and mosaic walls to the king size bed and plasma screen, every detail has been carefully considered to ensure a regal stay. Max occupancy: 2 Adults + 1 Child up to 14 y.o.+ 1 infant.

Premium Room Pool Access

A poolside, premium room with direct access to the water park.

This room allows you to jump straight out of bed and directly into the pool! Located on the edge of the estate’s fabulous water park, the water will play a prominent part in your vacation while providing the comfort of a prestige room. Max occupancy: 2 Adult + 1 Child up to 14 y.o.+ 1 infant.

One Bedroom Suite

Generously proportioned suite complete with bedroom, living room and lush garden.

Both the bedroom and living room of this luxurious suite has its own balcony boasting beautiful views of the surrounding oasis. Large bay windows welcome brightness into the rooms, enhancing the elegance of this suite worthy of an oriental palace. Max occupancy: 2 Adults + 2 Children up to 14 y.o. or 3 Adults.

One Bedroom Suite Pool Access

The comfort of a prestigious hotel suite with direct access to the pool.

This suite features a bedroom with two twin beds (or one king size bed), an elegant living room with flat screen TV as well as a balcony with direct access to the huge pool area. Luxury and relaxation guaranteed. Max occupancy: 2 Adults + 2 Children up to 14 y.o. or 3 Adults.

Executive Villa

Stay by the water in a luxury poolside villa. This splendid poolside villa features a large romantic room with desk area, marble bathroom with bathtub as well as spacious and elegant living and dining areas.

Superior Villa

Prestigious villa with private pool for a relaxing holiday on the shores of the Arabian Gulf. The superior villa offers the optimum in privacy and relaxation thanks to its private pool. You can lounge in the spacious and bright living room, take a timeout in the luxurious marble bathroom or simply marvel at the incredible comfort of the master bedroom.


  • Accessible rooms & facilities
  • All Inclusive Option
  • Babysitting facilities
  • Bars
  • Complimentary shuttle service to malls
  • Family rooms
  • Hotel Club Lounge
  • Inter-leading rooms available
  • Interconnecting rooms
  • Kids & Teens Club
  • Kids Stay Free places
  • Laundry Service
  • Private Beach
  • Restaurants
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV in rooms
  • Separate Kids Pool
  • Spa
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tea/Coffee making facilities
  • Tennis Courts
  • Walking distance to attractions
  • Waterpark


Food & Drink


Hailing further East are the Asian influences, with Aja inviting you to experience world-famous traditional Japanese cuisine. With a sake and sushi bar, and a live Teppanyaki station (cover charges apply), an unforgettable evening of awe-inspiring moments awaits.


L'Olivio welcomes you to the warm and charismatic flavours of Italy, delighting pizza and pasta enthusiasts alike, with a range of dishes brought to you within the restaurant's elegant, yet traditional ambience. Available once per stay, this Italian A La Carte concept will not disappoint.


Epitomising beachside luxury dining is Mermaid restaurant, a fusion of Mediterranean seafood and Turkish cuisine served along side extraordinary views of romantic coastline. Whether your celebrating a special occasion or simply wishing to indulge in a slice of paradise, Mermaid boats a perfect setting for an exquisite dining experience.


Be transported back to true Rixos heritage, with the distinguished taste of Oriental Turkish cuisine at Orient restaurant. Submerge yourself in the royal culture with a variety of dishes, served in a fine dining concept fit for such a palace. Available as part of the all-inclusive package once per stay.


A casual dining concept with mesmerising beach views, People's Snack bar and restaurant is perfect for enjoying refreshments off an a la carte menu whilst soaking up the tropical surroundings. Offering light bites , alcoholic and soft beverages, People's open terrace welcomes you to relax on its open terrace throughout the height day.

Shisha Lounge

Relax in the serenity of the Shisha Lounge, located in an exotic beachfront setting of the Arabian Gulf, fit for leisurely days and nights alike. Be tempted by the traditional aromas of organic shisha, a wide selection of cigars or perhaps cocktails and other beverages. Not included in the all-inclusive offer.


As the main, all-day dining offering for Rixos Saadiyat Island, Turquoise Restaurant awaits you. Serving an expansive selection of world cuisines as an open-buffet concept, the opportunities to experiment with flavours curated by master chefs are endless. Enjoy a variety of beverages and cocktails served either in the comfort of the air-conditioned indoor seating or in the adjacent shaded terrace. Be entertained by live music in the evenings or indulge in a weekend brunch featuring a selection of handcrafted beverages and live cooking stations.