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Overview of Southern Sun Abu Dhabi

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Terrace/Patio
Outdoor pool
Premium bedding, down comforters, pillowtop beds, minibar
Premium bedding, down comforters, pillowtop beds, minibar
40-inch LED TV with digital channels

4.6/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air Conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitizer provided

Explore the area

    Popular LocationAbu Dhabi Commercial Bank14 min walk
    Popular LocationCapital Garden2 min drive
    Popular LocationAbu Dhabi Mall5 min drive
    AirportAbu Dhabi (AUH-Abu Dhabi Intl.)35 min drive

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  • Presidential Room

    Room amenities

    • 1830 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds
    More detailsPresidential Room
  • Comfort Apartment, 1 Bedroom

    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 797 sq ft
    • Partial sea view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsComfort Apartment, 1 Bedroom
  • Executive Room

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 538 sq ft
    • Partial sea view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsExecutive Room
  • Deluxe Room

    4.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 398 sq ft
    • Partial sea view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed OR 1 Twin Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Room

About this area

Abu Dhabi

Located in Abu Dhabi's Al Zahiyah neighborhood, Southern Sun Abu Dhabi is in the city center. Heritage Village and Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque are notable landmarks, and some of the area's popular attractions include Yas Waterworld and Ferrari World. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Sheikh Zayed Stadium or Al Wahda Club. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including outlet shopping.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank - 14 min walk
  • Capital Garden - 2 min drive
  • Al-Hosn Palace - 4 min drive
  • Abu Dhabi Mall - 5 min drive
  • Port Zayed - 12 min drive

Getting around

  • AirportAbu Dhabi Intl. Airport (AUH) - 35 min drive

Restaurants

  • Filaments — 1 min walk
  • The Foundry — 1 min walk
  • Tripoli Restaurant — 5 min walk
  • El Sombrero — 6 min walk
  • Malaga The Lounge — 6 min walk

About this property

Southern Sun Abu Dhabi

4-star Abu Dhabi hotel in Al Zahiyah, walk to Abu Dhabi Corniche
Along with 2 restaurants, this hotel has an outdoor pool and 3 bars/lounges. Free WiFi in public areas, free valet parking, and a free area shuttle are also provided. Additionally, a 24-hour fitness center, a coffee shop/café, and a snack bar/deli are onsite. All 353 rooms boast deep soaking tubs and offer free WiFi and pillowtop beds. Free wired Internet and 24-hour room service are standard, as are LED TVs with digital channels.
Southern Sun Abu Dhabi offers 353 accommodations with minibars and laptop-compatible safes. Pillowtop beds feature down comforters and premium bedding. 40-inch LED televisions come with premium digital channels. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers with deep soaking bathtubs and rainfall showerheads. Bathrooms are also outfitted with bathrobes, slippers, and bidets.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. Hypo-allergenic bedding and irons/ironing boards can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool, a sauna, and a 24-hour fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking
  • Free valet parking
  • Extended parking
  • Parking height restrictions apply
  • 24-hour roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request
  • Free area shuttle

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 6 AM–10:30 AM: AED 78 for adults and AED 61 for children
  • 2 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/café
  • 3 bars/lounges
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness center
  • Ecotours
  • Outdoor pool
  • Sauna
  • Steam room

Family friendly

  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free area shuttle
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe
  • Reception hall

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • Arabic
  • Chinese
  • English
  • Filipino
  • French
  • German
  • Hindi
  • Indonesian
  • Italian
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Urdu

Business services

  • 24-hour business center
  • Computer station
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference center (3357 square feet of space)

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Rooftop terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Down comforter
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Premium bedding
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Bidet
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Separate bathtub and shower

Entertainment

  • 40-inch LED TV
  • Digital channels
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Phone
  • Slippers
  • Turndown service

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - midnight
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from September 9 2020 to December 31 2020 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities
  • Shuttle services
The following facilities are closed on Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday:
  • Outdoor pool

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for AED 130.0 per night
Cribs (infant beds) are available for AED 130.0 per day

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Cash deposit: AED 200 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: AED 78 for adults and AED 61 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: AED 160 per vehicle (one way)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AED 130.0 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: AED 130.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
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
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property
Parking height restrictions apply

Property is also known as

Abu Dhabi Sun
Southern Sun Abu Dhabi
Southern Sun Hotel Abu Dhabi
Southern Sun Abu Dhabi Hotel
Southern Sun Abu Dhabi Hotel
Southern Sun Abu Dhabi Abu Dhabi
Southern Sun Abu Dhabi Hotel Abu Dhabi

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Southern Sun Abu Dhabi and receive a full refund?
Yes, Southern Sun Abu Dhabi offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Southern Sun Abu Dhabi cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Southern Sun Abu Dhabi?
As of Nov 28, 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Southern Sun Abu Dhabi on Nov 30, 2020 start from $44, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Does Southern Sun Abu Dhabi have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Is Southern Sun Abu Dhabi pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Southern Sun Abu Dhabi?
Self parking and valet parking are free at this property.
What time is check-in at Southern Sun Abu Dhabi?
Check-in is from 2 PM - midnight.
What time is check-out at Southern Sun Abu Dhabi?
Check-out is at noon.
Does Southern Sun Abu Dhabi provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle. A fee of AED 160 per vehicle, one way, applies.
Where is Southern Sun Abu Dhabi located?
Located in Al Zahiyah, this hotel is 1.1 mi (1.8 km) from Abu Dhabi Mall and within 12 mi (20 km) of Heritage Village and Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque. Yas Waterworld and Ferrari World are also within 20 mi (32 km).
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4.7/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.6/5

Amenities

4.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

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Mohamed the manager was amazing. I checked in at 11 am he was incredibly friendly and very welcoming :)
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

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Great hotel and staff!!! Very clean and comfortable.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
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It has been pleasant stay while At the hotel;starting from staff to the neat & tidy rooms,everything has been impressive.We enjoyed our stay.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020

5/5 Excellent

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4/5 Good

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