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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed yesterday NEW

hotel location is good near by the mall and mosque easy to get transport to go any where. recommended. room is comfortable and clean , good wifi and pradeep singh from housekeeping give great service.

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This hotel is absolutely amazing! We arrived early in the morning, as expected, didn't get a room yet but had a chance to freshen up at the pool department and got our luggages stored. The concierges were extremely helpful, always there asking if we needed anything and making sure we were ok. Breakfast was absolutely amazing and we were so...

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

Dear Mirde90, Thank you for taking the time to write to us about your recent stay. It is absolutely rewarding to read that our top-notch services, in particularly from Front Desk and Concierge team have left a lasting positive impression on you. We will be sure to share your warm words of encouragement and also recognize the team for their...

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Every stop over in Holiday Inn down town Abu dhabi is experienced great hospitality. From front desk to room service great welcome. Thanks. Specially thanks to Mr. Pradeep Singh a room care taker. Excellent service with always smile on face. Keep it up.

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

Dear ssg20022001, Thank you for sharing a review. It gives us great pleasure to read that your recent stay with us was made comfortable and enjoyable by our wonderful team. We will definitely share with our people how their smiles have significantly created a great welcome for you. Thank you very much and we look forward to welcoming you back...

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

This is very comfortable hotel.Clean and large room.All staff very helpful.The food is very delicious. Check in and out very easy.The service is very good.Around the hotel lot of shopping areas and malls. I recommend this hotel to all my friends . Mg/Ahmed Ellithy

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

Dear valued guest, Thank you for sharing some thoughts on your stay at Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown. We are so pleased that you found your stay to be a very comfortable one, due to our central location, delicious food and large room. It is great to know our amazing colleagues made a very smooth check in and check out...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were stopping here one night before joining our cruise. We were only expecting a room but to our joy we were upgrade to a suite. Very helpful staff and check in was smooth. Our suite was perfect, on the 8th floor we had a great view. We arrived late in the day so had a drink and snack in...

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

Dear Andrew W, Thank you for taking the time to share a detailed review. We are happy that your stay demonstrated the high level of standards and services we strive to provide our guests. It is wonderful to hear that our hospitable team members, room upgrade, Harvesters Pub and live entertainment from Times Two band contributed to your spectacular impression...

Alexandria, Egypt
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I enjoyed staying at holiday inn Abu Dhabi down town. Staff were frindly and willing to serve and help. Hotel location at down town centre near to most malls and facilities. Valet service is available for free

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

Dear emad_keleg, Thank you for sharing some positive thoughts on your stay at Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay, due to our central location, valet parking, and friendly team members. Thank you and we look forward to welcoming you back soon! Best Regards, Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown Team

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed here for 2 nights for business. I was a walk in, but was treated like a VIP. The gentleman at the front desk was polite and professional. Enjoyed room service. The food was tasty. The hotel also has a rooftop swimming pool, which I didn't check out, but certainly will next visit. If you need a clean and...

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

Dear Gregdglen, Thank you for your positive review. It is wonderful to know that you were satisfied with many aspects of your stay, including the extraordinary service that made you feel like VIP, tasty food and professional team members. We appreciate you sharing how these features have enticed you to come back to the hotel next time. Thank you and...

National Capital Territory of Delhi, India
Reviewed 1 week ago

accommodation is average. but other services such as swimming pool, is not good. Breakfast is not for Indians. Good part is that location is good. Within the downtown. Near to bus stand and post office. very good food is available outside within 1 km distance.

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

Dear sanjeevs002, Thank you very much for taking time to write about your stay at Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown. We are sorry to read that rooftop swimming pool was not up to your expectations. Our hotel is one of the most reputable hotels situated at the center of Abu Dhabi’s thriving commerce and culture. We are not in a...

Houston, Texas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friendly, helpful staff, great service. Good room that was quiet, comfortable and clean. Good food in the restaurant, good pub with friendly staff, good service, good choice of beers. Not happy about smoking in the pub, but this is the Middle East where smoking is more common than not.

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

Dear beelziebub, Thank you for your wonderful review. It is fantastic to hear that you enjoyed so many aspects of your stay, including our comfortable rooms, good food in the restaurant and amazing Harvesters Pub. Additionally, thank you for recognizing the service delivered by our people. We are pleased to see that their efforts contributed to make your stay more...

Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is in the heart of Abu Dhabi and travelling to the nearby sights is easy. The room was clean and so was the toilet. I only spent the night sleeping here, so didn't have time to explore the full hotel. Breakfast was okay, though the paratha that I got tasted like a heat and eat one. The coffee...

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

Dear Vinka12, Thank you so much for letting us know about your stay at Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown. We are thrilled that you enjoyed the clean room, central location and coffee. Thank you and we look forward to welcoming you back soon! Best Regards, Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown Team

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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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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • 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: €74 - €301 (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:
#21 Business Hotel in Abu Dhabi
#30 Luxury Hotel in Abu Dhabi
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