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Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$68*
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I was traveling for work from NYC and I had an amazing time on my first trip to the middle east--this hotel is a major reason why. The concierge, Macmillan Ndipnu, makes everyone feel so welcome. He goes above and beyond to ensure that each guest is taken care of. He will know your and remember your name, depsite having...

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IHG_AUHDTWN, Manager at Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown, responded to this review

Dear AMKatNYIT, Thank you for sharing a review. You are definitely speaking of our Concierge Supervisor Macmilan. He is an extremely valuable member of our team and we will share your comments with him and recognize him for creating such a warm and welcoming atmosphere for you. Thank you and we look forward to welcoming you back soon! Best Regards,...

Kathmandu, Nepal
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I travel for work a lot and this in one of the best experiences I have had in a very long time. The staff really go above and beyond what I have come to expect. I would definitely stay here next time.it was one of the best hotel experiences for me. Located right in the center of the city, small,...

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AUH_DTWN, Manager at Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown, responded to this review

Dear sshresthanarayan070, It is magnificent to hear about the immense satisfaction you had in our hotel, including our location and cleanliness. We also appreciate your special recognition of our service delivered by our amazing people, especially Ali. Thank you for your recommendation, and we look forward to welcoming you back soon! Best Regards, Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown Team

Homestead, Florida
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a great hotel. The moment you check in, everyone caters to your needs. The check in was great and the housekeeping is one of the best. My housekeeper, Jonard, and the floor supervisor, Edna, are excellent! They kept my room fresh and tidy. It just would not be the same without them. Thank you!

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AUH_DTWN, Manager at Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown, responded to this review

Dear 474vickiea, Thank you so much for your patronage to our hotel and for the wonderful review! It is an absolute pleasure reading your positive feedback regarding our housekeeping team. We are all very much looking forward to welcoming you back again. Best Regards, Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown Team

Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

I am glad to review some words for holiday inn downtown. What a great team- Chef Rupesh with his team Roomservice team Cappucino two ladies Concierge team Pool team And One and only one best manager Ali from front office Very well organized and comfortable, well mentioned hotel. I have enjoyed a lot... Thanks to each and every one.

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AUH_DTWN, Manager at Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown, responded to this review

Dear anjela s, Thank you for posting about your unforgettable experience at Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown. It is gratifying to know that our team members along with the unparalleled service, established an everlasting impression of our resort for you. We hope this experience will absolutely entice you to come back to our hotel soon! Best Regards, Holiday Inn Abu...

Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I enjoyed my stay for few nights and I am planning to go there again if time and business travel will allow. The stuff is friendly and the location is just perfect. You can enjoy one of the best pubs in Abu Dhabi or have a quiet afternoon at the swimming pool without leaving your hotel and that is priceless!

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AUH_DTWN, Manager at Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown, responded to this review

Dear MarinT64 Wow Wow Wow. It is thrilling to read your wonderful review of your stay at Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown. Thank you for sharing it here. It is great to hear that you have enjoyed your time at our lovely hotel and Harvesters pub. We look forward to welcoming you back again and again. Best Regards, Holiday Inn...

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a good weekend stay, it was relaxing and we enjoyed the Room Service coz its fast and value for money. Also the housekeeping is fast in sending our request. It was a clean room and we enjoyed staying in this hotel. Near to most resto and shops.

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AUH_DTWN, Manager at Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown, responded to this review

Dear hallslim. Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your stay at Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtownhere on our website. We are delighted to read about your enjoyable stay. Thank you for highlighting the hospitality that you have experienced at Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown. We look forward to having you back in the near future....

mumbai
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for 3days in Nov 16. Hotel is neat ,clean, functional and comfortable. Downtown location makes shops and transport easily accessible. The complementary buffet breakfast was fine with its huge variety. The concierage desk is very helpful.would certainly recommend this hotel.

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AUH_DTWN, Manager at Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown, responded to this review

Dear beegeepee, On behalf of Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown team, we would like to thank you for your feedback. We are pleased to read that you had an enjoyable time with us. We look forward to having you back in the near future. Best Regards, Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown Team

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

i enjoyed my stay in the hotel though it was short but the staff gave a memorable experience to us. from concierge to the smiling faces of reception (joshua and abdo) to HK. everything about the hotel is perfect. Good Job guys! 😊

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AUH_DTWN, Manager at Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown, responded to this review

Dear Janella P, Thank you for sharing a review. It is great to hear that Joshua, Abdo and the Housekeeping team were able to leave positive impression. They are truly stars in our industry. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and hope that you will once again have a superb experience on your next visit to Holiday Inn Abu...

Amman
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a good place to stay - surprisingly inexpensive in a downtown location, easy to use public transport, get taxis or walk to places including nearby restaurants/cafes The rooms appeared to have been recently modernised, were clean and comfortable with a choice of pillows & nice bathroom. There's a small rooftop pool..just about big enough to do a few...

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AUH_DTWN, Manager at Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown, responded to this review

Dear carog1, Thank you so much for your comment. We are delighted with your comments about the location, room and facilities. It is heartwarming to read the highlights of the genuine and friendly attitude that you have experienced at our hotel. We look forward to having you back in the near future. Best Regards, Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown Team

Turin, Italy
Reviewed 1 week ago

Being a Member of IHG, permitted me to experiment several hotels of the group in several countries, and i have to say that my experience in Holiday Inn Downtown was absolutly different in positive terms than all other Holiday Inns i have been, the level of the rooms, personnal and the hole structure seemed of a higher level than the...

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AUH_DTWN, Manager at Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown, responded to this review

Dear peterboules, Thank you so much for the wonderful review of your stay. We are pleased that Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown is positively different compared to all other Holiday Inn brand hotels you have been to in terms of high standard and people. It is also a great honor to know about the unparalleled service and the hospitality you...

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Airport Transportation
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated in the heart of Abu Dhabi, the Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown offers a dynamic destination for business and leisure travellers. Indulge in the unique pleasures of Abu Dhabi hotel rooms and suites appointed with every imaginable comfort and amenity - the ideal choice for stays of a night, a week, or more. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown

Address: Electra Street | Zayed The 1st Rd, Abu Dhabi 32430, United Arab Emirates (Formerly Sands Hotel Abu Dhabi)
Region: United Arab Emirates > Emirate of Abu Dhabi > Abu Dhabi
Price Range: €50 - €121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown 4*
Number of rooms: 257
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Also Known As:
Sands Hotel Abu Dhabi
Hotel Style:
#11 Best Value Hotel in Abu Dhabi
#17 Luxury Hotel in Abu Dhabi
#21 Business Hotel in Abu Dhabi
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“Free breakfast!”
AMKatNYIT, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“perfect location.”
sshresthanarayan070, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for upgrade.”
474vickiea, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Opt for higher floors.. all rooms would offer a typical urbanscape”
beegeepee, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Warm Hospitality. Value for money”
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