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Overview of Al Wathba, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Abu Dhabi

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4.8 / 5Exceptional
5 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Free Parking
  • Air Conditioning

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Popular LocationBawabat Al Sharq Mall38 min drive
Popular LocationAbu Dhabi University39 min drive
Popular LocationDalma Mall47 min drive
AirportAbu Dhabi (AUH-Abu Dhabi Intl.)49 min drive

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  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Balcony, View

    Room amenities

    • 484 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Balcony, Resort View

    Room amenities

    • 484 sq ft
    • Resort view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Balcony, Pool View

    Room amenities

    • 484 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Deluxe Room, 2 Twin Beds, View

    Room amenities

    • 474 sq ft
    • Desert view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • Superior Room, 1 King Bed, Balcony, Resort View

    Room amenities

    • 484 sq ft
    • Resort view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Classic Suite, 1 Bedroom, Balcony

    Room amenities

    • 700 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Superior Room, 2 Twin Beds, Resort View

    Room amenities

    • 484 sq ft
    • Resort view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Twin Beds
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About this area

Abu Dhabi

Located in Abu Dhabi, Al Wathba, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Abu Dhabi is in the historical district. Local points of interest include Camel Race Track and Bawabat Al Sharq Mall.

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What's nearby

  • Bawabat Al Sharq Mall - 38 min drive
  • Abu Dhabi University - 39 min drive
  • Mazyad Mall - 43 min drive
  • Dalma Mall - 47 min drive
  • Al Raha Mall - 56 min drive

Getting around

  • Abu Dhabi (AUH-Abu Dhabi Intl.) - 49 min drive

Restaurants

  • Hayaakom — 1 min walk
  • Bait Al Hanine — 1 min walk

About this property

Al Wathba, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Abu Dhabi

Luxury Abu Dhabi hotel in Al Wathba with 6 restaurants
This hotel features 6 restaurants, a full-service spa, and a restaurant. Free WiFi in public areas and free valet parking are also provided. Other amenities include an outdoor pool, a health club, and a bar/lounge. All 103 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and iPads. Guests can enjoy deep soaking tubs, and other standard amenities include furnished balconies or patios, iPod docks, and 24-hour room service.
Al Wathba, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Abu Dhabi offers 103 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature iPads and iPod docking stations. Rooms open to furnished balconies or patios. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets, down comforters, and premium bedding. LED televisions come with premium digital channels. Guests can make use of the in-room full-sized refrigerators/freezers, espresso makers, and minibars. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers with deep soaking bathtubs and rainfall showerheads. Bathrooms are also outfitted with bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries.
Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, laptop-compatible safes, and phones. Additionally, rooms include MP3 docking stations and complimentary bottled water. In-room massages and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.
Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a health club.
Al Wathba Spa has 13 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, facials, body scrubs, and body treatments. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub, a steam room, and Turkish bath/hammam. Public bath/onsen services include an indoor public bath (no mineral springs).
The spa is open daily. Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa.

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and transportation

Free self parking
Free valet parking
Electric car charging station
Limited parking spaces

Food and drink

Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 7:00 AM–11:00 AM: AED 150 per person
6 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/café
1 bar
24-hour room service

Things to do

Fitness center
Full-service spa
Outdoor pool
Private picnics

Family friendly

Dry cleaning service
Free cribs/infant beds
Full-sized refrigerator
Laundry facilities
Outdoor pool
Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
Soundproofed rooms
Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)

Conveniences

ATM/banking services
Elevator
Free newspapers in lobby
Front-desk safe
Gift shop/newsstand
Lockers available

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

Afrikaans
Arabic
English
German
Hindi
Indonesian
Italian
Russian

Business services

2 meeting rooms
Business center
Conference space

Outdoors

Garden
Rooftop terrace

Spa

13 treatment rooms
Aromatherapy
Body scrubs
Body treatments
Couples treatment room(s)
Facials
Indoor public bath (no mineral springs)
Manicures and pedicures
Massage - deep-tissue
Massage/treatment rooms
Sauna
Spa open daily
Spa tub
Steam room
Turkish bath/hammam

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Accessible bathroom
In-room accessibility
Roll-in shower
Valet for wheelchair-equipped vehicle
Wheelchair-accessible business center
Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
Wheelchair-accessible parking
Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
Wheelchair-accessible pool
Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
Wheelchair-accessible spa
Wheelchair-accessible van parking

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Couples dining
Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

Air conditioning
Blackout drapes/curtains
Down comforter
Egyptian cotton sheets
Free cribs/infant beds
Hypo-allergenic bedding
Linens
Premium bedding
Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

Bathrobes
Bidet
Deep soaking bathtub
Designer toiletries
Hair dryer
Rainfall showerhead
Separate bathtub and shower
Towels

Entertainment

Digital channels
iPad
iPod dock
LED TV
MP3 dock
Premium channels

Food and drink

Champagne service
Coffee/tea maker
Cookware/dishes/utensils
Electric kettle
Espresso maker
Free bottled water
Minibar
Oven
Refrigerator
Stovetop

Outdoor space

Furnished balcony or patio

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Access via exterior corridors
Connecting rooms available
Desk
In-room massage
Iron/ironing board
Laptop-compatible safe
Laptop-friendly workspace
Phone
Slippers
Soundproofing
Turndown service

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Late check-out subject to availability
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
All guests, including children, are required to present a valid government-issued ID card at check-in. Valid passport or GCC (Gulf Cooperation Council) ID are accepted.
This property enforces a strict dress code in the restaurants and public areas.

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 11 children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for AED 325.0 per night
Free cribs (infant beds)

Property payment types

Diners Club
Mastercard
American Express
Visa

Important information

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 150 per person (approximately)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: AED 325.0 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 credit card, debit card, or 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.
    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
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
Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa

Property is also known as

Jumeirah Desert Resort
Jumeirah Al Wathba Desert Resort Spa
Jumeirah Al Wathba Desert Resort Spa
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Guest reviews

4.8
Exceptional
5 - Excellent
4
4 - Good
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3 - Okay
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2 - Mediocre
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1 - Poor
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4.6
Cleanliness
4.8
Service and Staff
5.0
Amenities
5.0
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Nice weekend getaway

The staff very nice and helpful . We got upgrade . Swimming pool very nice and area is peaceful . Horses are well kept and looked after . Really nice and enjoyable watching them .

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Amazing property, beautiful pool and spa with gym is stunning! The place is very remote in the dunes, but makes it a great experience. Only thing I would say is the place is almost too big and too many rooms and felt empty...

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Oasis in the desert worth staying!

The rooms, environment, service were excellent. An oasis in the middle of the desert is truly an unforgettable life experience! They also offer guests a free private falcon show. Check the timings with the reception. I regretted staying for only 1 night.

Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

It was a very nice resort, I highly recommend it for families

Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2019