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Fairmont Bab Al Bahr

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 March 2016

We have really enjoyed our stay at this nice hotel. They have a good pool with beach. their dinner and breakfast are excellent. I book via dnata Travel website, and I got a very good deal of $152 with full board (breakfast+ dinner)

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

Dear Travel_J0JO_Lover, On behalf of the entire Fairmont Bab Al Bahr team, I would like to thank you for taking the time to post your lovely review. We are glad to know that you enjoyed your stay and had a great dining experience. It would be our pleasure to have you as our guest once again soon. Kindest regards, Eddy...

Dhaka
Reviewed 14 March 2016

It was really exciting to stay in Fair Mont. Great experience, it would have been much better if we could get Guide help since we are new in the city. but I don't know whether you have it or not. may be you have it, I didn't ask for it. The push showers in the wash rooms are very hard...

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

Dear shebah2016, Thank you for staying with us and taking the time to post your valuable feedback following your recent visit. It was our great pleasure to have you as our guest. Located in the main lobby, our Concierge team is available 24 hours a day to assist our guests in making the most of their stay in Abu Dhabi....

Reviewed 11 March 2016

The hotel facilities are great, location, beach, bars, lobby.... During the stay there was a huge storm and part of the lobby ceiling fall down without injuring anyone. The hotel offers discount to corporate guest, up to 20% in my case, to apply it uses to take 15 minutes each time as the process seems to be quite slow, I...

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

Dear Hypot, Thank you for choosing Fairmont Bab Al Bahr and taking the time to post your valuable feedback. We sincerely appreciate your comments and have shared your review with the relevant departments. We are sorry to know that your experience did not live up to your expectations this time. Would you please be able to get in touch with...

Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 11 March 2016

We visited this hotel for a Friday brunch yesterday and had a fantastic time. We were all looked after very well with very attentive staff. The food was delicious with a very large choice so everyone was happy, there were 4 children in our party so we asked for a table in the corner which was happily provided, the choice...

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

Dear Liz J, Thank you very much for sharing your great dining experience at the Fairmont Bab Al Bahr. We are delighted to know that you had a fantastic time during our Friday Brunch. It would be our pleasure to have you as our guest once again soon. Kindest regards, Eddy Tannous General Manager

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 11 March 2016

as you enter the hotel, you are taken care of. Your luggages are taken away from you and you breath in the majestic entrance leading to the desk. The staff at the front desk was extremely helpful and went out of her way to record everything we wished for. She was so good that we upgraded to some sort of...

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

Dear Chnafou, 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 our relevant departments. We trust that we will have the opportunity to serve you again in the near future. Kindest regards,...

Reviewed 11 March 2016 via mobile

I spontaneous decided to stay one night in Abu Dhabi and I thought I give a try. The rooms are clean and nice. This was not my last stay in this hotel. I dined inn in frankies an Italian restaurant food are great. The Hotel has a nice beach too.....................ll

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

Dear Andreas H, Greetings from Fairmont Bab Al Bahr! Thank you for staying with us and taking the time post your positive feedback. We are delighted that you had a great stay and particularly enjoyed your dining experience in Frankie's Italian Restaurant & Bar. It would be our pleasure to have you as our guest once again soon. Kindest regards,...

Reviewed 7 March 2016 via mobile

Had a previous disappointing stay.but the management once learned of it have done everything to make it up to me,when we decided to give it another try. The staff have have been amazing from making a CD with my favourite music to small beautiful other gestures.I have to say never has a establishment taken a complaint so serious. I'd for...

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

Dear Bettina S, Thank you very much for giving us the opportunity to host you back at the Fairmont Bab Al Bahr. It brings us great pleasure to know that we exceeded your expectations this time. Our entire team is looking forward to welcoming you back for another memorable stay soon. Kindest regards, Eddy Tannous General Manager

Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 March 2016

i came here for a day with my family and had a fantastic day out. the staff were very professional and friendly. we had lunch on the beach and it was good quality food. the pool was delightful and refreshing and the beach was right on your doorstep. i can't wait to go back sometime soon.

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

Dear Deborah M, Greetings from Fairmont Bab Al Bahr! Thank you very much for taking the time to post your lovely review following your recent visit. We are delighted that you had a fantastic time with your family. It would be our pleasure to have you as our guest once again soon. Kindest regards, Eddy Tannous General Manager

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 6 March 2016

Great property with professional staff and great amenities. Very spacious and extremely well appointed hotel room. The bathroom is extremely well appointed. The usual very very high standard fairmont bathroom amenities were provided. Stand alone bath tub is a real treat. Well located. Most enjoyable stay and value for money. Valet parking good and recommend the hotel limousine service. Thank...

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

Dear jenniferbL7997NE, On behalf of the entire team, I would like to thank you for choosing Fairmont Bab Al Bahr and taking the time to post your positive feedback following your recent visit. It was a pleasure to have you as our guest. We look forward to welcoming you back for another enjoyable stay in the near future. Kindest regards,...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

Me, my wife and our 1 year old stayed here in February Weather was perfect 25-29 degrees all week! Swimming pool was warm and enjoyable with plenty of seats round the pool and at the beech We went during the school holidays and there was hardly any kids :-) We upgraded to a creek view gold lounge room and WOW...

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

Dear Danny T, Thank you very much for sharing your amazing experience at the Fairmont Bab Al Bahr. It brings us great pleasure to know that you truly enjoyed your stay in Fairmont Gold and found the location of our hotel convenient. Our entire team is looking forward to welcoming you back for another unforgettable visit soon. Kindest regards, Eddy...

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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
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • 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: $171 - $392 (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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Also Known As:
Fairmont Bab Al Bahr Hotel Abu Dhabi
Hotel Style:
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Abu Dhabi
#11 Business Hotel in Abu Dhabi
#12 Family Hotel in Abu Dhabi
#16 Luxury Hotel in Abu Dhabi
#18 Romantic Hotel in Abu Dhabi
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