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Fairmont Bab Al Bahr

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Private beach, white sand, beach cabanas, sun-loungers
Private beach, white sand, beach cabanas, sun-loungers
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, pool loungers

Overview of Fairmont Bab Al Bahr

VIP Access
UNESCO Sustainable Property

Fairmont Bab Al Bahr

5 out of 5

4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
Between The Bridges, Khor Al Maqta, PO Box 114304, Abu Dhabi

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationAl Maqtaa Fort11 min walk
  • Popular LocationThe Souq at Qaryat Al Beri13 min walk
  • Popular LocationSheikh Zayed Grand Mosque7 min drive
  • AirportAbu Dhabi (AUH-Abu Dhabi Intl.)14 min drive

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About this area

Abu Dhabi

Located in Abu Dhabi, Fairmont Bab Al Bahr is near the airport and on a private beach. Al Maqtaa Fort and Al-Hosn Palace are local landmarks, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Abu Dhabi Golf Club and Mushrif Central Park. Travelling with kids? Consider Abu Dhabi Ice Rink, or check out an event or a game at Sheikh Zayed Stadium.

What's nearby

  • Al Maqtaa Fort - 11 min walk
  • The Souq at Qaryat Al Beri - 13 min walk
  • Abu Dhabi Golf Club - 5 min drive
  • Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque - 7 min drive
  • Khalifa Park - 9 min drive

Getting around

  • Abu Dhabi (AUH-Abu Dhabi Intl.) - 14 min drive

Restaurants

  • CuiScene — 1 min walk
  • Cedar Lounge — 1 min walk
  • Marco Pierre White Steakhouse & Grill - 5 min walk
  • CuiScene - 13 min walk
  • Azzurro - 14 min walk

About this property

Fairmont Bab Al Bahr

5-star beach hotel with a conference centre
At Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, hit the private white sand beach, dine on-site at CuiScene or enjoy a drink at one of the hotel's 3 bars/lounges. All 369 rooms feature thoughtful touches such as bathrobes and slippers, plus free WiFi, free wired Internet and LCD TVs with cable channels. Other amenities available to guests include 24-hour room service, minibars and coffee makers.
Fairmont Bab Al Bahr offers 369 forms of accommodation with minibars and a safe. LCD televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, bathrobes, slippers and designer toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers and telephones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

An outdoor pool and a children's pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include a private beach and a 24-hour health club.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Awards and affiliations

This property has signed the UNESCO Sustainable Tourism Pledge.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the standard cleaning and disinfection practices of ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels)

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and public transport

  • Free valet parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Free shopping centre shuttle
  • Limo/town car service

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–10:30 AM: AED 126.00 for adults and AED 63.00 for children
  • 8 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 3 bars/lounges and 1 poolside bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness centre
  • Arcade/games room
  • Beach volleyball
  • Bike rentals
  • Children's pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Shopping

Family friendly

  • Arcade/games room
  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Children's pool
  • Free children's club
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Ballroom
  • Lift
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Newspapers in reception

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • Arabic
  • Chinese
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Conference centre (11367 square feet of space)
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Beach cabanas (surcharge)
  • Beach loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Garden
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Private beachfront location
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Beach towels
  • Couples dining
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Bidet
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower/bathtub combination

Entertainment

  • TV channels
  • LCD TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Slippers

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - midnight
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child 6 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for AED 250.0 per night.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: AED 15.00 per accommodation, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: AED 126.00 for adults and AED 63.00 for children (approximately)
  • Rollaway bed fee: AED 250.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, debit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
Please note: Guests who book any food and beverage included rate plans will receive food and beverage items for up to 2 guests maximum per booking.

We should mention

One child 6 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

Property is also known as

Bab Al Bahr
Bab Al Bahr Fairmont
Fairmont Al
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Fairmont Bab
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Fairmont Bab Al Bahr Abu Dhabi
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Overall score and ratings

4.5

Wonderful

Rating 5 - Excellent. 431 out of 653 reviews
5 - Excellent 66%
Rating 4 - Good. 157 out of 653 reviews
4 - Good 24%
Rating 3 - Okay. 42 out of 653 reviews
3 - Okay 6%
Rating 2 - Poor. 12 out of 653 reviews
2 - Poor 2%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 11 out of 653 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.6/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.6/5

Amenities

4.5/5

Property conditions & facilities

1/5 Terrible

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities
Disliked: Staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Staff need training. Not a hotel that can facilitate vip or celebs
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2021

1/5 Terrible

Business traveller, Travelled with group
Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Dirty
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Above Average Hotel in Abu Dhabi
Very clean. Nice, friendly staff. Comfortable bed and room with a very nice view over the inlet. Good breakfast and good room service. Food is above average. Overall a top rated hotel...but it's not the Ritz.
Stayed 3 nights in Jun 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
excellent family destination
I know this hotel for long time as one of the most beautiful destinations in Abu Dhabi however with this stay I noticed remarkable aging signs although still has fascinating facilities and of course very professional staff
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2021