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Fairmont Bab Al Bahr

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 April 2016

Stayed here for 7 nights in October. Absolutely fantastic. Upgraded to the Gold room worth every penny. Fabulous views from the breakfast room. Afternoon tea was good and the drinks with canopies in the evenings were excellent. Pool was very good but can be very busy around the sunbeds especially on Friday. Staff all very helpful especially on the gold...

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FairmontBabAlBahr, General Manager at Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, responded to this review

Dear cjtaylor60, Thank you for very much for choosing to stay at the Fairmont Bab Al Bahr while visiting Abu Dhabi. We really appreciate when our guests share their fond memories with us. Our entire team is looking forward to welcoming you back for another fantastic experience soon. Kindest regards, Eddy Tannous General Manager

Dubau
Reviewed 8 April 2016

After the torrential rains stopped we arrived to storm hit hotel with buckets placed in various areas to catch the water; the umbrellas and beds on the beach had also taken a battering but within hours of arriving you would never have known it had happened. The staff worked like ants, putting everything back together. We were lucky enough to...

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FairmontBabAlBahr, General Manager at Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, responded to this review

Dear Solentskier, Thank you very much for taking the time to post your lovely review and recommendation following your recent visit. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay at Fairmont Gold. However, we are also sorry to know about the inconvenience you have experienced. It would be our pleasure to have you as our guest once again in the...

Athens
Reviewed 7 April 2016

I visited the hotel for a five day family vacation in the UAE during the Catholic Easter holidays. Hotel was fully booked but hotel staff made all necessary efforts in order to make our stay enjoyable and relaxing. Try the remarkable Arabian coffe at the hotel lobby!!!!

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FairmontBabAlBahr, General Manager at Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, responded to this review

Dear Panagiotis M, Thank you for choosing Fairmont Bab Al Bahr to celebrate the recent Easter holiday. It brings us great pleasure to know that your family had a relaxing and enjoyable stay with us. We look forward to welcoming you back for another amazing visit soon. Kindest regards, Eddy Tannous General Manager

Surrey
Reviewed 6 April 2016

Arrived late on Sunday 20th March and was given an upgrade to a Grand Mosque view room as both me and my husband would be celebrating our birthday while we were there. On entering the room we noticed that it didn't smell very nice and almost like stale cigarettes. But after a few hours and some perfume being sprayed you...

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FairmontBabAlBahr, General Manager at Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, responded to this review

Dear slb197608, On behalf of the entire team, I would like to thank you for staying with us and taking the time to post your valuable feedback. We sincerely appreciate all your comments and have shared your review with the relevant departments. Rest assured that your kind compliments will also be conveyed to Kevin and Joseph. Thank you once again...

Bromma, Sweden
Reviewed 4 April 2016

We (my family and another family) just came back from a vacation (8 days) spent at Fairmont Bab Al Bhar. It was the second time we stayed here, and this time it was just as wonderful as the first time. The rooms are lovely; clean and big and overall comfortable, but what strikes you the most is that the staff...

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FairmontBabAlBahr, General Manager at Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, responded to this review

Dear Sa74M, We are delighted that you have chosen Fairmont Bab Al Bahr once again and wish to thank you for your continued patronage. It brings us great pleasure to know that you had a wonderful stay with us. I will personally share your lovely review with our entire team especially to our lifeguards. We are looking forward to see...

Sandbach, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

Lovely hotel sadly the beach area lets it down more of a business hotel but quality of the sand and sun beds etc not great and really needs a beach bar in the evening we went next door every night. As I mentioned the food is stunning and the afternoon teas wow just needs to be more of a resort...

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FairmontBabAlBahr, General Manager at Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, responded to this review

Dear Vicki G, Thank you for staying at the Fairmont Bab Al Bahr and taking the time to post your recent experience with us. At Fairmont Hotels and Resorts, we truly value our guest comments and consider all feedback as an opportunity to continuously improve on our service levels. Rest assured that your review has been shared with our relevant...

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 2 April 2016

Some good friends moved from Dubai to Abu Dhabi last year, being regular Friday 'Brunch Goers' in Dubai, we decided to sample the delights of the Fairmont Bab Al Bahar in Abu Dhabi and were not disappointed, with a super array of fine foods and beverages available to suit all tastes. These guys also gave us drinks vouchers to the...

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FairmontBabAlBahr, General Manager at Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, responded to this review

Dear Flossieuae, Thank you for sharing your great dining experience at the Fairmont Bab Al Bahr. It brings us great pleasure to know that our Friday Brunch exceeded your expectations. We are looking forward to have you as our guest once again in the near future. Kindest regards, Eddy Tannous General Manager

Bolton
Reviewed 1 April 2016

Well equipped hotel which we chose for its handy location to visit friends who live locally. The choice of restaurants both in the property and close by locally is wide and varied. Staff appeared to be very well trained and without exception were very friendly and efficient. Great value for Abu Dhabi, will definitely stay again.

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FairmontBabAlBahr, General Manager at Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, responded to this review

Dear simonwS8099UI, On behalf of the entire team, I would like to thank you for staying with us and taking the time to post your positive feedback. We sincerely appreciate when our guests share their fond memories at the Fairmont Bab Al Bahr. It would be our pleasure to see you back at the hotel the next time you are...

Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 1 April 2016

This was a magical stay for my family. The rooms were big and very spacious. The pool and gym facilities were outstanding. The staff were extremely friendly and we felt very welcomed. I would recommend this hotel to anyone.

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FairmontBabAlBahr, General Manager at Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, responded to this review

Dear Beth S, Thank you very much for taking the time to post your overwhelming review and recommendation. It brings us great pleasure to know that you and your family had an unforgettable stay at the Fairmont Bab Al Bahr. Our entire team is looking forward to welcoming you back for another magical experience soon. Kindest regards, Eddy Tannous General...

County Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 1 April 2016

We had a wonderfully stay in this hotel. The staff were so friendly and attentive. We have no hesitation in returning to your hotel.The one I felt I would like was a little more variety in dining hall

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Dear Anthony T, Thank you very much choosing Fairmont Bab Al Bahr and taking the time to post your valuable feedback following your recent visit. We are very glad that you had a wonderful stay at the Fairmont Bab Al Bahr. Rest assured that all your comments have been shared with our relevant departments. It would be our pleasure see...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Minibar
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Fairmont Bab Al Bahr boasts a prime location at the mainland gateway to the cosmopolitan city of Abu Dhabi. With its striking, contemporary design, this beachfront hotel offers the highest level of comfort and elegance throughout its 369 rooms and suites. Guests can enjoy world class on-site amenities, including private sandy beaches, an Olympic-length swimming pool, covered children’s pool, separate ladies’ and mixed-use gyms, business services and state-of-the-art conference facilities. Add to this an awarding winning portfolio of eight dining options; all delivered with genuine Arabic hospitality - the result is certain to exceed every guest’s highest expectations. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fairmont Bab Al Bahr

Address: Fairmont Bab al Bahr Rashid Bin Saeed Al Maktoum Rd, Abu Dhabi 114304, United Arab Emirates
Region: United Arab Emirates > Emirate of Abu Dhabi > Abu Dhabi
Price Range: ₹ 8,120 - ₹ 19,461 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Fairmont Bab Al Bahr 5*
Number of rooms: 369
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Fairmont Bab Al Bahr Hotel Abu Dhabi
Hotel Style:
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Abu Dhabi
#11 Business Hotel in Abu Dhabi
#12 Family Hotel in Abu Dhabi
#18 Romantic Hotel in Abu Dhabi
#21 Luxury Hotel in Abu Dhabi
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“Room with sea view!!”
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“View over the beach, pool and mosque is lovely.”
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