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Fairmont Bab Al Bahr

Between The Bridges, Abu Dhabi 114304, United Arab Emirates
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  • Sheikh Zayed Mosque
    1.5 km
  • 5 star hotel
  • Pool
Reviewed 4 December 2015
Good hotel
Stayed here for 9 nights while attending the F1. Had a standard... more
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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 December 2015

Stayed here for 9 nights while attending the F1. Had a standard room on half board basis. Our room was huge and cleaned well every day. Didn't have a view of the Mosque but we weren't there to look out the window all day so didn't mind that much! Breakfast was great both in terms of food available and service...

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

Dear adeandwend, Greetings from Fairmont Bab Al Bahr! Thank you very much for staying with us during Formula 1 and taking the time to post your valuable feedback. It was a great pleasure to have you as our guest. We sincerely appreciate all your comments and have shared your review with our relevant departments. Our entire team is looking forward...

Jersey City, New Jersey
Reviewed 4 December 2015

The hotels main restaurant Cuiscene is a disgrace for a 5 star hotel. The staff at Cuiscene restaurant could not care less and need training. At breakfast we found hairs in the food on numerous days. The breakfast quality, taste and choice is not good, not fresh. The tiny amount of cheese is old, dry and stale. The only sliced...

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

Dear jetsetter_zzz, Thank you for 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 us directly by emailing babalbahr@fairmont.com so...

Reviewed 29 November 2015

Our first visit to Abu Dhabi & stayed in a Gold room after reading other reviews. The room was large & spotless with great views of the Mosque. The Gold lounge was very nice with good food & choice of drinks. The staff were really nice & helpful , I managed to note some of them down: Jenny (J-Lo!), Odho,...

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

Dear Paul D, Thank you very much for sharing your wonderful experience at the Fairmont Bab Al Bahr. It brings us great pleasure to know that we were able to turn your moments into lasting memories. Rest assured that I will personally convey your overwhelming review with our entire team especially to Jenny, Odho, Mariam, Arnel, Gilbert, Paul, Umme, Rizza,...

Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 28 November 2015

We enjoyed our 2 night stay . Buffet breakfast - excellent. Staff - very friendly and helpful. Rooms - clean, large and comfortable. Room service - excellent . Poolside - delicious food, refreshing cocktails.

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

Dear 801benedikts, On behalf of the Fairmont Bab Al Bahr team, I would like to thank you for staying with us and taking the time to post your positive feedback. It was a great pleasure to have you as our guest. We are all looking forward to be of service to you once again in the near future. Kindest regards,...

Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 November 2015

2nd visit and it didn't disappoint! The rooms are fantastic and the pool is superb. There are plenty of great places to eat.... if you need it! Gold floor amenities are superb and teammate your stay so relaxing. A special mention for Geraldine, Gilbert, Odho, Hossain and Anhil who couldn't have been more helpful or pleasant 😀😀

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

Dear Suze1969_13, We are delighted that you have chosen Fairmont Bab Al Bahr once again and wish to thank you for your continued patronage. It is my pleasure to share your great review with our entire team especially to Geraldine, Gilbert, Odho, Hossain and Anhil who made your recent stay extra special. We look forward to welcoming you back for...

Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 November 2015

Just home following a multi centre holiday and checked into this property following a night flight from the UK at about 7am and we were very pleased with our choice. Found all the staff to have a polite friendly tone and we were treated very well by everybody we made contact with during our stay. Our room in the middle...

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

Dear mids1985, Thank you very much for staying with us while visiting Abu Dhabi and taking the time to post your lovely review. We are very glad to know that you had an amazing stop over and particularly enjoyed your dining experience at the Marco Pierre White Steakhouse & Grill. It would be our great pleasure to have you as...

Reviewed 24 November 2015

This hotel is a great stay. The rooms are spacious, clean and tidy. The hotel facilities are great with a gym, a small beach, and pool facing the Grand Mosque. The staff are really attentive and genuinely want you to enjoy your stay. Also there is a Jet Ski company just down the road that looks like a building site,...

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

Dear Brian P, Thank you very much for choosing Fairmont Bab Al Bahr and taking the time to post your lovely review. It brings us great pleasure to know that you had an excellent stay with us. Our entire team is looking forward to welcoming you back for another great experience soon. Kindest regards, Nils Axing General Manager

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 November 2015

We stayed for 9 nights in a Fairmont Gold room. This was our second stay and we usually choose to stay in executive/gold rooms wherever we go. All staff throughout the hotel are very pleasant and this area could not be better. Room cleanliness was very good as well. We did have issues with the safe not working and had...

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

Dear Jayvad, We are delighted that you have chosen Fairmont Bab Al Bahr once again and wish to thank you for your continued patronage. However, we are also sorry to know that your experience did not live up to your expectations this time. Rest assured that your concerns have been noted and conveyed with our relevant departments. We trust that...

Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 22 November 2015

Spent a few nights here in 1 bedroom suite with a view of the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque. The hotel is about 5-10 minutes away from the mosque which lends itself to the great views, but it does mean that it is a bit farther away from the other tourist attractions. The room itself was quite large with 2 bathrooms...

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

Dear zoltrix56, Thank you very much for choosing Fairmont Bab Al Bahr and taking the time to post your review following your recent visit. It was a great pleasure to have you as our guest. We truly value your feedback especially your kind compliments regarding the service. Our entire team is looking forward to welcoming you back in the near...

Reviewed 22 November 2015 via mobile

The Fairmont Bab Al Bahr is a beautiful hotel, located on the water with a great view of the Mosque. The rooms was amazing, it's beautiful, clean and modern with a brilliant bed and small lounge. The hotel also has a great pool and its own private beach, perfect for those wanting to laze about in the beautiful Arabian sunshine...

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

Dear kaineo182, Greetings from Fairmont Bab Al Bahr! Thank you very much for taking the time to share your lovely review and recommendation. It brings us great pleasure to know that you enjoyed your recent stay and had an amazing dining experience at the Marco Pierre White Steakhouse & Grill. We are all looking forward to see you back at...

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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
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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: Between The Bridges, Abu Dhabi 114304, United Arab Emirates
Region: United Arab Emirates > Emirate of Abu Dhabi > Abu Dhabi
Price Range: $195 - $557 (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:
#11 Business Hotel in Abu Dhabi
#11 On the Beach Hotel in Abu Dhabi
#12 Family Hotel in Abu Dhabi
#18 Romantic Hotel in Abu Dhabi
#20 Luxury Hotel in Abu Dhabi
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