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Fairmont Bab Al Bahr

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Abu Dhabi
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Had a chance to stay there a few nights while passing by Abu Dhabi. I used to work around so I knew the quality of their food and restaurants (which is my job). However I had no Idea that their room were so nice. Moreover, I had the chance to stay in their "executive lounge". I have to admit I...

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 10 February 2017

We returned to the Fairmont after 2 years and was very pleased to find that the standards are still brilliant. The hotel is stylish and elegant with a friendly atmosphere. Great pool and beach with friendly life gaurds and pool staff. Water in ice buckets fruit skewers and the ice lolly in the afternoon was a great touch. We again...

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

Dear cjtaylor60, We are delighted that you have chosen Fairmont Bab Al Bahr once again and wish to thank you for your continued patronage. We sincerely appreciate your kind words especially the on the service provided by the team. Rest assured that your overwhelming review will be shared with them especially to Hossain, Marian, Garry, Paul, Pandey and Chef Sreenath....

Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

As my husband & I are older age bracket we have travelled far & wide and stayed in some really nice hotels but this one tops them all. You will not be disappointed and it was such a wonderful experience. We stayed for 1 week in a Gold View Room and you really must go that bit extra mile and...

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It was gorgeous!! Besides the fact that it was close to many restaurants & tourist attractions, the view, the activities, the room, the staff, & the room service were all wonderful!! The staff were all very friendly and helpful, greeted us with smiles, & were quick to help. Especially Roy! He made us a goose from apples, & animal shaped...

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

Dear ZainabMH, On behalf for the entire team, I would like to thank you for staying with us and taking the time to post your positive feedback. It is my pleasure to share your kind compliments with our entire team especially Roy who made your recent visit a wonderful one. We are all looking forward to welcoming you back to...

Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It was one of the best trips I´ve ever did. The hotel was amazing. Very good service and very friendly people. I´ve enjoyed it a lot. And if you have any questions or problems, don´t worry, they solve it for you to make your stay more comfortable. The concierge team were awesome. they give you so much information about places...

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

Dear Sayed_Rassa, 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 amazing stay and particularly enjoyed your dining experience. Our entire team is looking forward to welcoming you back for another unforgettable visit soon. Kindest regards, Eddy Tannous General...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed in this hotel for 9 nights on half board and I can honestly say it is one of the nicest places I have ever stayed. We had a standard Fairmont room on the fifth floor which was spacious and looked after religiously by the wonderful housekeeper Elma. She was extremely proud of her work, constantly leaving us flowers...

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

Dear Sarahdorothy1966, Thank you very much for staying with us and sharing your wonderful experience following your recent visit. We are delighted that we were able to turn your moments into lasting memories. I will personally convey your great review to the entire team especially to Elma. It would be our pleasure to welcoming you back to the Fairmont Bab...

Swansea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We decided to stopover in Abu Dhabi for 3 days on the way back from Thailand and we were not disappointed with our hotel choice. A superb hotel with the added bonus of a private beach attached. Definitely worth upgrading to a view room, to be able to view the grand mosque both day and night is quite the experience....

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

Dear Chris K, Thank you very much for taking the time to post your lovely review and recommendation. It brings us great pleasure to know that you have enjoyed your stopover at the Fairmont Bab Al Bahr. We truly appreciate your kind compliments particularly on the service provided by the team. We look forward to welcoming you back on your...

Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

You will not be disappointed with a stay at the wonderful Fairmont. From the moment you arrive at the impressive entrance where you are met by three or more staff to take you luggage, park your car if you arrive in one, and show you to the recently redesigned foyer and reception. The staff are particularly helpful and will accommodate...

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

Dear Norman L, We are thrilled 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 we were able to turn your moments into lasting memories. Rest assured that your overwhelming review will be shared with our brand ambassadors especially Mukesh and Lidwin....

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a amazing time we had.The hotel was just beautiful, everything about it, the rooms, pool, breakfast, restaurant. The beach view and the view of the mosque was just something else. What made it even better was brother Muhammad on the reception, he was so kind and was very welcoming, his the main reason we had a fabulous time so...

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

Dear talhabhattay, Thank you very much for sharing your amazing experience at the Fairmont Bab Al Bahr. It is my pleasure to convey your great review with our entire team particularly to Muhammad. We are all looking forward to welcoming you back for another fabulous stay soon. Kindest regards, Eddy Tannous General Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago

Suite 953, excellent view of the Mosque, quiet corridors, private and a personal service. Since visiting this hotel twice a year for the past four years, I believe we have stayed on nearly all levels from 1 to 9. Although the suites are special, the deluxe creek view rooms are more than adequate and comfortable. I admit, I am one...

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

Dear Penelope R, 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 we continue turning your moments into lasting memories. I will personally share your overwhelming review with our entire team especially Ronald, Joseph, Mikka, Dolyston, Faye, Kajoulah, Irina,...

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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 )
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • 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: €116 - €274 (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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“Executive floor”
 of 5 bubbles Siegfried_masson, 28 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on the Gold Floor with a view”
 of 5 bubbles diane69_10, 28 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Try to book a room with a view of the mosque and creek”
 of 5 bubbles , 25 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All floors have a variety of different rooms, if you want a view of the mosque then a Deluxe Creek View Room is the only option.”
 of 5 bubbles peneloper227, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Smoking is permitted next to the elevators and you might not enjoy the smell entering your room.”
 of 5 bubbles boboiceanu, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
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