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Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi
5 out of 5
West Corniche Road, Abu Dhabi, GRB 104
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The price is $492 per night from Feb 7 to Feb 8
$492
per night
Feb 7 - Feb 8
4.7/5 Exceptional! (852 reviews)
Luxury stay
"The hotel and the service are amazing, but I will point a few things that I found less impressive such as bed comfort, it was too hard, the bathroom amenities very basic, I understand the sustainability issue but still you expect better amenities in such high class hotel. Vendome buffet is great, ..."

Reviewed on Dec 3, 2022

Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi
Courtyard by Marriott World Trade Center Abu Dhabi
4 out of 5
Hamdan Bin Mohammed Street (5th Street), Abu Dhabi
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The price is $73 per night from Feb 10 to Feb 11
$73
per night
Feb 10 - Feb 11
4.6/5 Wonderful! (403 reviews)
"Every thing was great"

Reviewed on Feb 1, 2023

Courtyard by Marriott World Trade Center Abu Dhabi
Cristal Hotel Abu Dhabi
4 out of 5
Zayed The First Street, Adjacent Madinat Zayed Shopping Center, Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi
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The price is $63 per night from Feb 12 to Feb 13
$63
per night
Feb 12 - Feb 13
4.5/5 Wonderful! (455 reviews)
"The property was nice and clean, the room was spacious and had a good view around the city of Abu Dhabi. The service was slow we had to call several times for iron and iron board and extra towels."

Reviewed on Jan 3, 2023

Cristal Hotel Abu Dhabi

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The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal
5 out of 5
Al Maqta Area, Abu Dhabi, 91888
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The price is $213 per night from Mar 9 to Mar 10
$213
per night
Mar 9 - Mar 10
4.5/5 Wonderful! (361 reviews)
"Lovely property. Punjab grill was excellent food. The only thing that could have been better was the pool area staff was not on top of it. We had to wait forever for drinks. The doorman Salman was amazing. He remembered our names, provided water for our excursions, and went above and beyond. He was ..."

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2023

The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal
Sheraton Abu Dhabi Hotel & Resort
5 out of 5
Corniche Road, Abu Dhabi, 640
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The price is $114 per night from Feb 10 to Feb 11
$114
per night
Feb 10 - Feb 11
4.2/5 Excellent! (1,000 reviews)
"This was an excellent resort would definitely stay here again!"

Reviewed on Jan 5, 2023

Sheraton Abu Dhabi Hotel & Resort
Radisson Blu Hotel & Resort, Abu Dhabi Corniche
5 out of 5
Corniche Road, Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi
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The price is $130 per night from Feb 7 to Feb 8
$130
per night
Feb 7 - Feb 8
4.1/5 Very Good! (1,006 reviews)
Great area off the Corniche road…
"The Staff and Service was GREAT but the Hotel itself, although it appears it’s been remodeled, is based on older style of floor plans and interior design. The bathroom layout and features were not in the greatest condition and the plumbing and air conditioning systems could be heard through the walls ..."

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2023

Radisson Blu Hotel & Resort, Abu Dhabi Corniche
Uptown Hotel Apartments Abu Dhabi
3 out of 5
Hamdan Street behind Al Ahlia Hospital, Abu Dhabi
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The price is $68 per night from Feb 7 to Feb 8
$68
per night
Feb 7 - Feb 8
3.8/5 Good! (49 reviews)
"الاقامة لم تكن سيئة والموقع ممتاز لكن كان يجب التعامل مع البرد والحشرات"

Reviewed on Dec 21, 2022

Uptown Hotel Apartments Abu Dhabi
Paragon Hotel
3 out of 5
Zayed First Street, Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, 41665
3.7/5 Good! (223 reviews)
"Staff are very arrogant"

Reviewed on Dec 12, 2019

Paragon Hotel
Al Jazeera Royal Hotel
1 out of 5
Madinat Zayed, Opposit Madinat Zayed Shopping Cen., Abu Dhabi, 36700
3.1/5 (50 reviews)
A quiet, nice, unpretentious hotel. Staff friendly
"We arrived shortly after midnight. There was a bit of confusion about our reservation, but eventually we got a comfortable room. The receptionist recommended that we use his service to arrange for a cab early in the morning to take us back to the airport, but we already struck a deal with the cabbie ..."

Reviewed on Mar 27, 2018

Al Jazeera Royal Hotel
Ramee Garden Hotel Apartments
3 out of 5
Airport Road & Old Passport Rd, Abu Dhabi
2.4/5 (14 reviews)
"Good space, unsafe windows for kids, broken security latch, there is kitchen but nothing to cook in (upone request you get a small cookong ban), remote control not working, near baqala and resturant."

Reviewed on Jan 2, 2019

Ramee Garden Hotel Apartments
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Abu Dhabi Historic Hotels information

 

Historic Hotels in Abu Dhabi

100

Highest price
$492
Cheapest price
$63
Number of guest reviews
4413
Total number of hotels in Abu Dhabi
297

 

Frequently asked questions

What can a history enthusiast expect from a trip to Abu Dhabi?

Sights with historical relevance in Abu Dhabi are probably at the top of your travel itinerary. While you're here, you might want to visit the array of shops and bustling marina. You can also take some time in this family-friendly area to enjoy the popular beaches.

What's the best accommodation in Abu Dhabi to absorb the local history?

Based on our travel expertise, The Abu Dhabi Edition is a top 5-star hotel for history buffs booking on Expedia, and it features 2 outdoor pools and a full-service spa. Al-Hosn Palace is a short 13-minute drive away. Other choices close to historic sites include BIG ROOM SHOWER & HANDBASSIN T - D and Le Royal Meridien Abu Dhabi.

How many historical hotels are located in Abu Dhabi?

Abu Dhabi has 297 hotels and other lodging options bookable on Expedia, including 6 historic hotels or hotels close to historic sites.

What are the must-see historical places and other sights to visit in Abu Dhabi?

Abu Dhabi is notable for landmarks like Al-Hosn Palace, Al Manhal Palace, and Heritage Village. Cultural venues include Louvre Abu Dhabi, UAE Pavilion, and Manarat Al Saadiyat. Ferrari World is another popular sight to explore.

What is a historic hotel like in Abu Dhabi?

Historic hotels give guests the chance to stay in a building that has been officially recognized with a national historic designation. Historic hotels throughout the world can be castles, stately homes, palaces or even pubs, lodges, old police stations or skyscrapers — any place of special interest. These types of hotels in Abu Dhabi usually retain original characteristics like traditional architecture and period features in guestrooms or communal spaces.

What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?

They are quite similar. The term “historic hotel” is more common in the U.S., while "heritage hotel" is often used in Asia and Europe. Historic hotels tend to focus on the physical building and architecture. Heritage hotels draw their meaning mainly from the cultural value that the place has and how it inspired the surrounding community.

Do historic hotels in Abu Dhabi have modern facilities?

Yes, every effort is made to preserve the historic aspects and traditions, but hotel interiors are fitted with modern conveniences and safety features. Visitors can expect the amenities you'd get from a hotel such as WiFi, heating and air conditioning, and updated bathroom facilities. When you book a historic hotel in Abu Dhabi, it doesn't mean you're choosing a place that's uncomfortable for guests or rundown.

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