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Watercooled Abu Dhabi

Hitlonia Beach Club | Corniche Road West, Abu Dhabi PO 454393, United Arab Emirates
+971 2 639 5997
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Amazing day!

Massive thank you to Simon for opening early to accommodate us! Had such an amazing time, managed... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2017
davidwademan
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Skipton, United Kingdom
via mobile
A relaxing, but effective intro to sailing!

Recently booked a 2 hour intro course to sailing with Watercooled Abu Dhabi. My instructor was... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2016
Kimberly S
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New York, United States
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Watercooled offers a wide range of watersports activities in Abu Dhabi. The centre is located in the Hiltonia Beach Club and is open to hotel guests, local residents, tour groups, businesses, individuals and families. The centre offers top of the range equipment and tuition in sailing, windsurfing, wakeboarding, waterskiing, paddleboarding, kayaking,and powerboating. Watercooled also provide scenic boat tours, fishing trips, and corporate events and team building.
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  • Terrible7%
14 Jan 2017
“Amazing day! ”
23 Nov 2016
“A relaxing, but effective intro to sailing! ”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Hitlonia Beach Club | Corniche Road West, Abu Dhabi PO 454393, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Massive thank you to Simon for opening early to accommodate us! Had such an amazing time, managed to fit in some awesome wakeboarding and even a beginner windsurf class. Looking forward to next year and trying out some more watersports.

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Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Recently booked a 2 hour intro course to sailing with Watercooled Abu Dhabi. My instructor was competent and upbeat. He had a clear enthusiasm for sailing, and the interest easily rubbed off on me! He kept the beginning "lecture" short and sweet to maximize hands...More

Thank Kimberly S
Barry C, Regional Business Manager at Watercooled Abu Dhabi, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2016

Hi Kimberly, Thank you for your kind words. We are so glad that you enjoyed your time with us in Abu Dhabi, and more importantly that you have caught the sailing bug. We would've loved to be the ones to carry on your tuition, but...More

Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

My friends kindly purchased an introduction to windsurfing session for me at Watercooled directly from them which expired on 31 Dec 2015. I contacted Watercooled on morning of 31st to see if I could arrange a session that day. Unfortunately they were busy so I...More

1  Thank Greg M
Reviewed 19 October 2015

We booked a 4 hour fishing trip in the last minute through fishfishme.com. Capt. Elner was very knowledgeable took good care of my family that also included two kids. The boat was in good shape and our family of four were quite comfortable. The boat...More

1  Thank vg333
Reviewed 21 April 2015

My wife bought me the Level 1 RYA sailing course that lasted two days as something to do whilst she was away from AD. The instructors were very friendly and knowledgable and took time to ensure I understood the small amount of theory and the...More

Thank AKI360
Reviewed 6 April 2015

After several attempts at learning the ropes of dinghy sailing as a nervous crew member in the UK, I found the RYA Level 1 course at Watercooled, Abu Dhabi, to be ideal. It was two full days of some theory but more practice of getting...More

1  Thank Mike J
Barry C, General Manager at Watercooled Abu Dhabi, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2015

Hi Mike, Thank you for taking the time to review your course, we are glad to hear that you enjoyed it so thoroughly. The team's priority is always to ensure the safety of the guest, while also meeting the expectations of the activity, and it...More

Reviewed 5 April 2015

I've always wanted to take sailing lessons and what better place to learn than Abu Dhabi--lots of sun and coastal winds. Found Watercooled online and called to set up my beginning sailing lesson. Staff was very helpful and answered all my questions over the phone....More

Thank Stephen R
Barry C, General Manager at Watercooled Abu Dhabi, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2015

Hi Stephen, We were very pleased that you enjoyed your course with us, and that we were able to get you out on the water in challenging conditions. We do hope to see you again soon, and we hope that you will continue to progress...More

Reviewed 1 January 2015

It was fantastic 45 min trip. The staff were friendly and very nice. Excellent day and wonderful time with family and friends.

1  Thank Abdrabu
Barry C, General Manager at Watercooled Abu Dhabi, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2015

Dear Abdrabu, We are delighted that you enjoyed your trip with us. We hope that you will come again, and we look forward to seeing you on the water.

Reviewed 23 November 2014

If your day would perfect by excellent water sport facilities on a super beach – make your way to Watercooled at the Hilton . They have ready access for you to decent quality water sports equipment (a real bonus), provide a fun yet professionally safe...More

1  Thank Jane H
Barry C, General Manager at Watercooled Abu Dhabi, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2015

Dear Jane, We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your skiing experience with Watercooled, and thank you for taking the time to pass on your thoughts. Watercooled take pride in making all our activities, and we are glad you enjoyed seeing the progression of...More

Reviewed 17 November 2014

This was my first visit to WaterCooled Abu Dhabi and it was fantastic. The staff were great, the selection of boats to hire was brilliant and they were all very well maintained. Boat hire was easy and although they prefer you to book in advance,...More

1  Thank Brychan G
Barry C, General Manager at Watercooled Abu Dhabi, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2015

Dear Brychan We are so glad that you have enjoyed your experience with us, and thank you for taking the time to pass on your comments. The team strive to keep all of our equipment in top working condition, and do their best to get...More

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