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United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 20 November 2015

i visit there for dinner last 16th really nice experience with my friends... nice food and specially red wine i love it also shisha, staff so friendly..... and help fully.....every one has nice smile faces. hope to go back

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AlMarfa-PearlHotels, General Manager at Liwa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Liwa Hotel! Thank you for sharing this wonderful review. Our team in the kitchen curates the perfect culinary fare for our guests and we are elated to know that it was a pleasurable treat to your palate. Our guests are our priority and welcoming you with warm hospitality is our objective, your compliments about our courteous...

Doha, Qatar
Reviewed 10 October 2015

The hotel is not the newest but overcomes this easily with warm personal service of the staff, a nice pool and great Barbecue at the evening.The breakfast is good, the rooms are big and clean. Very solid overall and no chichi.

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AlMarfa-PearlHotels, General Manager at Liwa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Liwa Hotel! We are delighted to read about your pleasurable stay at our hotel. It is our constant endeavour to deliver consistent personalized services that exceed customer expectations and we are glad that we were successful in delivering a comfortable stay for you, enhanced by our intuitive services and high-end amenities. Thank you for choosing us...

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 25 September 2015

Went for Eid with my family since we had a few extra days off of work. The place is rustic and a bit old, but kept up and very clean. It has a bit of an old school feel about it and is a nice break from all the brand-new modern hotels that are all over Abu Dhabi and Dubai....

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AlMarfa-PearlHotels, General Manager at Liwa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Liwa Hotel! We thank you for sharing your feedback about your recent stay with us. Our associates strive to provide the best of services to our guests and we are happy to be of service to you. Our rooms have been designed to give our guests a comfortable stay and we are glad that you had...

Malaysia
Reviewed 19 August 2015

The best thing about this Hotel is the staffs are friendly and very helpful. The Hotel is spacious, with a lot of facility, including nice playground, big bird's cage. There's also access to the desert if you'd like to just walk on the sand. Nice view. However, not well maintained and most activities are not available during summer. So I...

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AlMarfa-PearlHotels, General Manager at Liwa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Liwa Hotel! Thank you for your note of appreciation about our hotel facilities following you recent stay at “Liwa Hotel.” We appreciate your mention of the spaciousness and the playground in our hotel and the access to the desert. At the same time, we have noted your comment about most activities not being available during summer,...

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 8 August 2015 via mobile

I had a wonderful experience with my family last month my room number was 212 ,the staff was very friendly fast check in even after that I get a call asking the feedback or if I need any help ,room very clean and tide, breakfast and services was very good ,and the best thing in the hotel is the landscape...

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AlMarfa-PearlHotels, General Manager at Liwa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Liwa Hotel! We thank you for taking the time to write such an inspiring review and for rewarding us with a perfect five star rating for our hospitality on this forum. It is a delight to read that you had a wonderful stay at our hotel and that our flawless services added value to your stay....

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 12 July 2015

This was our second time here.....inspite of a 3 hours drive from Abu Dhabi !! We were pleasantly surprised to find that they remembered us and that we could have breakfast at the normal time during Ramadan....which was totally unexpected. All we can say is that our stay was even nicer than last time and there has been renovations/decorating that...

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AlMarfa-PearlHotels, General Manager at Liwa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We would like to thank you for checking in at Liwa Hotel and sharing your wonderful review, which is the perfect endorsement of what guests can expect during their stay with us. Strategically located, our hotel has garnered popularity among business as well as leisure travelers. With luxurious room state-of-the-art amenities and exquisite culinary offerings we ensure that...

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 26 May 2015

Tucked away in a remote corner close to the Moreb dunes, the hotel offers a degree of quiet and solitude that few others can offer. Other than this, there's nothing to talk about. Rooms are decent and food is below par (but you do not have any other choice). The place is terribly pricey, especially during the annual dates festival....

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AlMarfa-PearlHotels, General Manager at Liwa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for your review that sheds light on the experience you had on your recent stay and gives us impetus to up the bar of our services. While we are glad to know that you found our location perfect for a quiet retreat or a date with the desert, we regret that we couldn’t create the...

Krakow, Poland
Reviewed 23 May 2015

Excellent place for relax. Pity that You can't see the desert from the hotel garden and pool area. Room service, restaurant and staff - very good. Hotel is not new but nicely decorated and simply elegant. It is worth comming back.

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AlMarfa-PearlHotels, General Manager at Liwa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for your kind review. It indeed is feedback like yours that keeps our team upbeat and motivated. We are glad to know that right from the check in, we could extend a seamless experience that was marked with pleasant moments. Your compliments about our exquisite culinary offerings, varied amenities and efficient services are treasured by the...

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 21 May 2015 via mobile

Liwa Hotel is located closer to the Tal Moreeb dune in the town of Mezairaa. Situated on a hilltop the hotel has spectacular views of the desert dunes & surrounding area. The hotel takes on the appearance of a fort and includes a resident camel which wanders the hotel grounds (which kids will love). The hotel also has a swimming...

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AlMarfa-PearlHotels, General Manager at Liwa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Liwa Hotel! Thank you for sharing this wonderful review. We are glad that you had a comfortable stay in our hotel and we could live up to your expectations in terms of hospitality. It is also good to know that our location added value to your stay. Your compliments about our rooms, staff and other aspects...

Reviewed 4 May 2015

Great hotel from which to view the desert sights. Not the most modern establishment but clean and comfortable with the most amazing staff and great pool. Friendly and helpful to a tee.Great food and great scenery. If you find yourself in this part of the world this is the place to stay.

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Dear Guest, Greetings from Liwa Hotel! Thank you for sharing your wonderful feedback with us on TripAdvisor. We are glad that you had a pleasant stay at our hotel and that the service standards, facilities and amenities were at par with your expectations. It is nice to know that you liked the culinary offerings at our hotel and that the...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
An Oasis of Tranquility. Our hotel is located at the most spectacular hilltop setting, surrounded by lush green gardens between natural wind-carved sand dunes in an untouched place. The white hotel with its traditional architectural design is truly the enchanted location of tranquility and one of the world’s most spectacular spots for travelers seeking a place to unwind, recharge and just relax.You will experience:• Dramatic nature scenery • Dry climate • Magical sun sets • A setting amongst the largest sand dunes in the World• True Heritage• UAE Culture with historic significance Nature and the Environment. The location of Liwa Hotel is definitely a unique, peaceful spot which plays host to a variety of native wild life species. A lucky visitor taking a walk just outside the hotel premises in the early hours of the morning might get a rare glimpse of a Falcon, desert fox, quail or an extremely elusive desert hare. The crisp, dry, clean air coupled with the songs of various types of bird species that has made the Liwa Hotel ground their home, make just waking up in the morning at any time of the year a truly magical moment. Liwa Hotel is committed to operating its activities in a complete environmentally friendly manner and it is the ultimate objective of the Hotel to expand and make its grounds a haven for all types of native animals and bird species, whether resident or migrant. History: The Liwa Oasis is the birth place of the ruling families of Abu Dhabi and Dubai. In 1793, the ruling family of the Abu Dhabi Emirate, Al Nahyan, moved their residence from Liwa to Abu Dhabi. The 39 villages that surround the oasis still provide a glimpse into the traditional life style of the inhabitants of the region. A historic fort which is located in one corner of the Oasis stands testimony to this bygone era. Whether you are a native, an expatriate living in UAE, or a tourist, surely The Liwa Hotel, the Oasis and the desert beyond will create an everlasting memory like no other. After all, this is the exact same landscape which captivated the famous British Explorer, Sir Wilfred Thesiger. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Liwa Hotel

Address: Western Region, Liwa, Mezaira | Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Region: United Arab Emirates > Emirate of Abu Dhabi > Liwa Oasis
Price Range: $119 - $177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Liwa Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 66
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